May 5th, 2013

Dogs Join Fight Against Cancer

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Saturday was the first ever “Bark for Life,” a canine event to fight cancer. Forty dogs showed up at Kendrick Park, with their companions, to walk the full loop around the park which amounts to a mile and a half of exercise for both dog and owner, but much more.

Weekend HS Sports Wrap For Johnson County

Another busy weekend in high school sports is in the books and we are one weekend closer to the end of the 2012-13 school year.

Briefs From Jo Co Commissioner's Meeting

At their last meeting, the Johnson County Commissioners discussed and/or approved a number of smaller items on their agenda.

A/C Units Cleaned From City Property, Thanks To BHS Soccer

Buffalo City Attorney Ben Kirven, during his report at the last city council meeting, said the air conditioning units had finally been cleaned from the ditch on city-owned property behind the Econolodge Motel on East Hart Street.
The BHS Boys' Soccer team performed the removal of the a/c units.

HAZMAT Drill A Success Says EMC Connolly

Buffalo's Emergency Management/HAZMAT Drill that happened Saturday was a success in which a number of entities cooperated and learned a great deal, according to Johnson County Emergency Management Coordinator Marilyn Connolly.

This Week's Poll Question

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More than 11 million illegal immigrants live and work int he United States, but pay no taxes to support social resources like hospitals or schools.

Sheridan County Planning OK's Subdivision of Big Horn 'Y'

Sheridan County Planning OK's Subdivision of Big Horn 'Y' (Photo by Ron Richter)

At their meeting Thursday, the Sheridan County Planning and Zoning Commission gave preliminary approval to the Big Horn 'Y' Minor Subdivision in a vote of three-to-one.

"Hollywood" Prom Royalty @ SHS

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Saturday evening after 171 couples had "walked the walk" and taken their seats in the center of the SHS Gym surrounded by a standing room only audience of friends and family it was Prom Royalty Presentation time. From the left are Queen Sarah Forister, King Hayden Richins, Prince Ethan Hall and Princess Grace Henderson.

May 4th

Wyo. Elk Refuge will Haze Lingering Elk

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Wyo. Elk Refuge will Haze Lingering Elk (Photo courtesy of Wikipedia)

JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) - Any bison and elk remaining on the National Elk Refuge in Jackson Hole will be driven off to preserve forage for next winter.

Refuge biologist Eric Cole says the hazing was to begin any day now.

Gov. Mead Says GOP Committee Too Hasty With Hill Bill

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Gov. Matt Mead says the Wyoming Republican Party Central Committee acted too hastily in addressing a new state law changing the powers and duties of the state superintendent of public instruction.