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September 9th, 2011

Sheridan Fire-Rescue Makes their Contribution to Spirit of America 9/11 Food Drive

Firefighter Seth Larson places food on a table at Cost Plus Furniture and Appliances that the Firefighters donated Friday morning to the Spirit of America 9/11 Food Drive. (photo by Brad Estes)

As the mountain of non-perishable food items grows in the front window of Cost Plus Furniture and Appliances, on day two of Sheridan Media's Spirit of America 9/11 Food Drive members of Sheridan Fire-Rescue stopped by to make their contribution.

Sheridan Man Convicted of Stealing Prescription Drugs from UPS Boxes Violates Probation

A Sheridan man serving four years probation for his role as a co-conspirator in stealing prescription drugs from a UPS truck while working as an employee of UPS, admitted to violating his probation to Judge John Fenn on Thursday in 4th District Court.

Should high-level state employees be at-will employees?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes
74% (221 votes)
No
20% (60 votes)
Undecided
6% (18 votes)
Total votes: 299

Enzi: Obama Using Already Failed Job Creation Strategy

US Sen. Mike Enzi

US Senator Mike Enzi says that he's glad President Barack Obama is focusing on jobs, but says the president is going about it in the wrong way, in a release from the senator's office Thursday.

CORRECTED: Sheridan Woman Dies from Injuries Sustained in Labor Day Weekend Motorcycle Crash

A Sheridan woman died at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings Wednesday as a result of her injuries sustained when she was thrown from her motorcycle in a crash during the Labor Day weekend on US 14 near Sibley Lake, according to a media release from the Wyoming Highway Patrol.

Jo Co Commission Approves Site For Off-Track Betting

Johnson County Commission

Betting on horse racing got easier to do in Johnson County, after the County Commissioners approved a request from investors looking to put a site in Buffalo. The Commissioners approved the site at their meeting Tuesday.

New Jo Co Justice Center Welcomes Visitors

From left: Johnson County Commissioners John Gibbs, Smokey Wildeman (with scissors) and Delbert Eitel cut the ribbon to open the new criminal justice center.

The New Buffalo/Johnson County Criminal Justice Center had their official ribbon cutting on Thursday and welcomed visitors with a free meal and tours of both the old and new facility.

Bison, Bucks Sports Weekend Preview

All of the Johnson County teams will be in action this weekend, both at home and on the road.
The No. 2-ranked Buffalo Bison football team, coming off a 21-0 win at Worland, will host third-ranked Powell at the Bison Bowl Friday night. Kickoff is set for 7pm.
The volleyball team took on the Rawlins Lady Outlaws in a conference matchup Thursday night, and will stay for the Rawlins Invite today and Saturday.
The cross country team will compete in the Wayne Chaney Invite today in Gillette.
The swim team will be in Powell today for their invitational.

September 8th

Sarantopulos Show a Success

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Lauren Sarantopulos stands next to one of her paintings.

Thursday night, the Sagebrush Community Art Center hosted an artist's reception for sensation, 13 year-old, Lauren Sarantopulos.

JAC to Receive Retirement System Update Today

JAC to Receive Retirement System Update Today

The State Legislature's Joint Appropriations Committee has been meeting in Cheyenne to discuss issues that will be addressed during the next legislative session in early 2012. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter takes a look at the Wyoming Retirement System, which will be the topic of the day today at the JAC meeting.