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January 8th, 2014

Natural Gas Flaring Burns Away Wyoming Cash

Natural gas goes up in flames every day in Wyoming during a process called “flaring.” Those are the flames seen commonly at oil drilling sites, where the natural gas is a by-product.

Top Cowboys to leave the PRCA?

By ALAN SNEL
LAS VEGAS REVIEW-JOURNAL

Professional rodeo’s most prominent cowboys say they are defecting from the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association to form their own organization, but they are coy about their views on the future of the National Finals Rodeo or any other major rodeo event in Las Vegas.

The biggest names in rodeo led by 11-time world all-around champion Trevor Brazile — the LeBron James of the rodeo world — signed a statement posted on Facebook this week saying it’s time for the sport’s top contestants to be directly involved in the sport’s future.

January 8th

UW Basketball tonight / Broncs / Lady Broncs on the road Thursday

BRONC / LADY BRONC HOOPS - The Sheridan high school basketball teams will play three games in Riverton starting Thursday with games against Riverton at 5:30 and 7:00 we will have both games live on 14-10 KWYO.

Friday they play Kelly Walsh at 1:30 and 3:00 and Saturday it's Evanston at 3:00 and 4:30.

The Broncs blew Riverton out in their first meeting in December that was in Sheridan now the Broncs play them on their home court, Head coach Gale Smith says the Broncs can't take the Wolverines lightly by looking ahead to their games with KW and Evanston.

“...When I'm Sixty-Four?”

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The Sheridan Senior Center became a strategic planning center Tuesday evening as over 100 people turned out for the first-ever meeting of the Center's “Life Planning Lecture Series” called “when I'm Sixty-Four?”

County Residents: Rural Addressing Starting Soon

Delbert Eitel, Chairman, Johnson County Commissioners, sent out a news release to advise county residents they may see a Johnson County Road and Bridge vehicle replacing existing rural addressing numbers or installing new ones in the coming months.

City Funds Purchase Of Skeet Machines

The Buffalo City Council heard a presentation from Bill Woodward with the Buffalo Trap and Skeet Club on their need for funding to purchase two new skeet machines at their outdoor shooting range.

Commissioners Hold Officer Elections, Board Appointments

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Johnson County's Commissioners had elections for officers and appointments to the various board positions and liaisons to other boards at the meeting Tuesday.

Elections got underway with the nomination and approval of Delbert Eitel as Commission Chair for the

2014 Keystone Honorees Announced

The honorees for the 2014 Keystone Awards have been announced. They are in no particular order: William (Bill) Avery; Anne and Scott Nickerson, and Dixie See.

Administrator Discusses School District's Withdrawal From Joint Powers Board

Several weeks ago, we reported that Sheridan County School District #2 expressed their intention to withdraw from the Sheridan Economic and Educational Development Authority Joint Powers Board.

Chamber Sets Legislative Forum Agenda

The Governmental Affairs Committee of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce is once again hosting a Legislative Forum in Sheridan.