November 9th, 2011

SHS Parent Advisory Meeting: 'The Adolescent Brain'

Sheridan Media file photo)

Sheridan High School will hold their monthly Parent Advisory meeting Thursday evening in the SHS library, and this month's presentation is titled: “The Adolescent Brain”.

49-Year-Old Texas Man Dies in One-Vehicle Accident

49-year-old Anthony L. Modkins of Texas died in a one-truck accident Monday night on US 14 in Sheridan County, according to the Wyoming Highway Patrol. The crash occurred at about 9:20 pm eighteen miles west of Ranchester.

Sheridan Free Clinic Gets $5,400 Donation for Equipment Upgrades

MCC photo

The Free Clinic of Sheridan County will replace old IT equipment using a $5,400 donation made possible by the Kim and Mary Kay Love Family Donor Advised Endowment Fund and the Sheridan Area Opportunities Fund.

Big Horn football coaches out

Original story posted 10/31/11

Reports surfaced over the weekend that the entire Big Horn high school football coaches staff was told they would not return next season. A source told Sheridan media sports this happened before the Rams playoff game at Lyman. No district one administrators were available for comment Monday afternoon as Big Horn high school was celebrating It's being named a Blue Ribbon school.

We will have more details as they become available.

SCSD1/NWCCD Joint Board Meeting: More Technical Education

Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young

Sheridan County School District 1 board of trustees met at the college with Northern Wyoming Community College District board members Tuesday night to discuss dual and concurrent enrollment and other issues related to the current education forecast in the state.

National EAS Test Today

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration is conducting the first-ever nationwide test or the nation's Emergency Alert System this afternoon.



4-A STATE CHAMPIONSHIP FOOTBALL - It's the Sheridan Broncs and Cheyenne East Saturday in Laramie for the 4-a state championship football game.

We will have the game for you live on14-10 KWYO the broadcast will begin at 3:30 with the Bronc pregame show presented by First Federal savings bank kickoff is scheduled at 4:00.

Winter Sports Gearing Up in Jo Co Schools

Now that fall sports seasons are done, at least for the Johnson County schools, the attention will turn to winter sports: Basketball, boys' swimming and wrestling.
Teams arebusy preparing for opening weekend, which will be December 2 and 3 for boys' and girls' basketball and wrestling, and a week later, December 9 for swimming.
The Bison boys' basketball team will open their season with the East/West Tournament in Cody, while the Lady Bison will host this year's East/West Tournament at BHS.

BHS Musicians to March in 2012 Macy's Parade

Sixty-five musicians from Buffalo High School have been selected for a State Marching Band that will spend the next year preparing to march and perform in the 2012 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.

Adminstrator: JCHC Financial Picture Good, May Change

JCHC Administrator Sandy Ward

Johnson County Healthcare Center Administrator Sandy Ward gave a financial report to the board at their monthly meeting in late October, telling them the situation financially is good at the moment, but cautioned them that he expects things to change soon.