Archive - Feb 2, 2013

Lady Rams Fall to the Lady Bulldogs

On Saturday afternoon elbow and knee pads should have been part of the uniform when the hometown Big Horn Lady Rams met the Lovell Lady Bulldogs. It was a hard fought battle through all 4-rounds with the Lady Bulldogs coming out on top at the final buzzer 40 to 34. Lovell's Chayli McArthur led all scorers with 10-points while Big Horn's Gracie Goldhammer pumped in 9.

More Winter Weather

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Photos by Shirley L

Prosecutors: Boy Planned 'Political' Shooting in Montana

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BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - Prosecutors say a 14-year-old boy accused of bringing two handguns to a Montana high school told authorities he wanted to show people "you don't need an assault rifle to shoot up a school."

Bill Would Allow Schools to Try Year-Round Class

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The state House of Representatives has given initial approval to a bill that would encourage school districts to try out year-round class schedules to see if shorter vacations improve learning.

The bill faces two more floor debates in the House.

WYOMING HIGH SCHOOL HOOP SCORES (FRIDAY)

BOYS

#1 Gillette 77 Sheridan 70

#2 Laramie 57 Central 43

#3 Riverton 70 Green River 34

#4 Evanston 43 Rock Springs 41

South 80 East 54

Class 3A:

#1 Star Valley 63 Powell 50

Lander 62 #2 Lyman 46

#3 Rawlins 68 Torrington 53

#5 Douglas 55 Glenrock 44

Wheatland 54 Newcastle 37

Jackson 55 Cody 44

Pinedale at Mountain View – 7:30pm

Class 2A:

#1 Lovell 52 Greybull 37

#2 Wyoming Indian 67 Riverside 25

#4 Big Horn 66 #5 Moorcroft 64

Tongue River 68 Sundance 46

Burns 52 Southeast 31

Pine Bluffs 59 Saratoga 51

Despite Recent Snow, Snowpack Remains Below Normal

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Snotel sites around Wyoming that gauge snowpack and precipitation.

The first Sheridan County snowpack of 2013 has been released by the Natural Resources Conservation Service. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

BHS Forensics Fourth At Gillette Tournament

BHS Forensics top finishers at the Gillette speech tournament. L to R: Cody Giles, Kaleb Moseman, Brianna Taylor.

Buffalo High School's Forensics team traveled to Gillette last weekend to take part in the Camel Classic at Campbell County High School.
The team finished fourth in the 3A Division.