October 18th, 2012

Johnson County Commission Passes Budget Amendment

At their regular meeting this week, the Johnson County Commissioners approved Resolution No. 460, amending the budget to show additions to Funds 21 and 52 and a payment from the General Fund for equipment.

Court Finds RMA Employees Not Guilty

Former Rocky Mountain Ambulance employees Brand Stewart and Alex Carmody were found not guilty Wednesday in Sheridan County Circuit Court.

SPD SRO'S Participate in Holy Name School's Safety Day

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SPD SRO Sam Damon with kids at the Holy Name School Pre-Kindergarten School Safety Day. (Courtesy Photo)
SPD SRO Dan White with kids at the Holy Name School Pre-Kindergarten School Safety Day. (Courtesy Photo)

School Resource Officers Dan White and Sam Damon with the Sheridan Police Department spent some time this week participating in the Holy Name School Pre-Kindergarten School School Safety Day. The SRO'S discussed the role of policemen, Halloween safety and stranger danger.

Counties Continue Discussions On Lake DeSmet Lease

Sheridan and Johnson Counties are continuing to have discussions concerning the proposed lease of water rights at Lake DeSmet by the Wyoming Game and Fish, in what appears to be preparations for today's Lake DeSmet Counties Coalition Joint Powers Board meeting in Buffalo.

Raising Readers Hosts Breakfast, Activities Saturday

Good news for parents: you don't have to cook breakfast Saturday morning! Instead, get dressed, grab your kids, and head to the Junior High Gymnasium for a free breakfast, courtesy of Raising Readers in Wyoming.

Electrical Fire at Sheridan College

Photo Courtesy of Sheridan Fire/Rescue

Sheridan Fire/Rescue was called to Sheridan College Wednesday afternoon after smoke was observed coming from the laundry room.

Rec District Loses Venue

The Sheridan Recreation District will have some restructuring to do next month, as its slated to loose a valuable facility asset.


The championship game was between the Rucki and Marshall Cowboys vs. Kilpatrick Creations Dolphins.

The game was tied 0 -0 at the end of regulation.The Dolphins scored a TD in overtime to win 6-0.

The team included:

Eli Johnston, Nate Roe, Jacob Boint, Ethan Lewallen, Matthew Thompson, Nick Summers, Cade Reish, Cole Dobson, Ethan Richett, Kyle Breen, Tate Kelly, Logan Mendenhall, Aeden Baldo, Devlin Sherman, Nolan Rader, Jaden Underwood, and Beknazar Alikulov.

Coaches: Chris Johnston, Jeff Roe, & Shawn Lewallen


STATE X-COUNTRY - The Bronc and Lady Bronc cross country teams will finish the season at the state championships in Douglas Saturday.

Sheridan Head coach Art Bauers says the Lady Broncs are looking to have a good day Saturday.

And the Broncs look to be one of the stronger teams in the field.

Bauers says the state meet course in Douglas suits their style of running. Racing begins at 10:00 Saturday morning.