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November 19th, 2012

Briefs From Johnson County Commissioners Meeting

At their last meeting the Johnson County Commissioners approved the chair to sign a Homeland Security Grant for $6,224.45 to go to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office.

JCSD1 Board Gets Positive Report On BHS Test Scores

At their last meeting the Johnson County School Board received a positive report from Buffalo High School Principal Chad Bourgeois on the testing results and subsequent improvements from the graduating class of 2013.

County All-State Football Selections

The 2012 All-State Football Selections by the Wyoming Coaches Association have been announced and Sheridan County has 10-players on the list. From Sheridan High School are: Mitch Goodwin, Cody Delk, Nate Kane and Collin Eisenman - From Normative Services: Kevin Keim - From Big Horn High School: Will O'Dell, Lucas Wollenman, Scott Passini, Connor McCafferty and Matthew Wigglesworth.

Survivors of Suicide Broadcast

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l-r, David Pearson, Cal Furnish, Thom Gabrukiewicz, Dawn Sopron, Cathi Kindt, Vanessa Hastings, & Malinda Fairbanks

The Inner Circle of the Fulmer Public Library turned into a theater Saturday for the International Survivors of Suicide Day Broadcast.

Vanessa Hastings, chairperson of Sheridan County Suicide Prevention Coalition...

Welch Cancer Center Open House

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It's officially open now that the Community Open House at the Welch Cancer Center took place on Saturday. Manager Jennifer Pfister tells us what the center has to offer.

A Surprise Gift

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Larry Storo presents a donation for the library to library director Cameron Duff. Photo by Judy Hagerott

It took library director Cameron Duff completely by surprise. A phone call telling him the library was going to receive a donation and to be at a certain place at a certain time; who can turn down that kind of invitation? He explains.

Bigger Than Life

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The artist, sculptor Marylee M. Moreland checks out her creation of artist/cowboy Bill Gollings. Photo by Judy Hagerott.

Saturday morning, over fifty people gathered in front of the Sheridan County Museum to witness the unveiling and dedicate the monument of the late local cowboy artist E.W. Gollings.

This Week's Poll Question

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There are always casualties in war, but what about the personal front.
Faithfulness has been a foundation for many marriages, but where is the line drawn between personal recreations and professional responsibilities, especially for those in the public eye of government leadership.

State Superintendent Hill on Report Critical of WDE: "At Best Conjecture"

State Superintendent Hill on Report Critical of WDE: "At Best Conjecture"

State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Cindy Hill, said her department is keeping track of inaccuracies found in a report filed last week.

Barrasso's Views as Newly Re-Elected Chairman of Republican Policy Committee

Barrasso's Views as Newly Re-Elected Chairman of Republican Policy Committee

U.S. Senator John Barrasso, of Casper, has been re-elected to his post as chairman of the Senate Republican Policy Committee. Barrasso has held the position as chairman since January of 2012. Chris Foy has the story.