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June 14th, 2012

National Flag Day

Today is National Flag Day

Today is National Flag Day, and Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more on how this day came to be.

JCSD1 Awards Contract For Meadowlark Drainage Project

JCSD1 Board of Trustees

The Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees, at their meeting this week, awarded a contract for a drainage project at Meadowlark Elementary School to Hot Iron Incorporated of Gillette.

Sagebrush Art Center Hosts Summer Workshops for All Ages

The Sagebrush Community Art Center is hosting two sessions of summer art workshops for children and adults alike. The first session starts July 16, with daily two-hour classes for five days.

Hunter Trailhead, Campground West of Buffalo Now Open

The Hunter Trailhead and Campground, approximately 15 miles west of Buffalo on Highway 16, is open now that construction on the site has been completed.

The project relocated the trailhead and campground facilities to a new area adjacent to the old areas.

VOA Lifehouse Utilizes 5th Step For Addiction Recovery

The Lifehouse, an addiction rehabilitation center sponsored by Volunteers of America, helps those who are ready to overcome drug and alcohol dependence using a 12-step residency program.

Dedication of Grouse Mountain Trail Saturday West of Buffalo

The Grouse Mountain Trail, which runs from Mosier Gulch west to the Bighorn National Forest will be officially dedicated in a ceremony Saturday morning.

The multi-use trail was completed last fall, but the Buffalo Trails Board decided to hold the dedication this summer.

June 13th

Decker Coal Has Big Economic Plans For Sheridan

Decker Coal Company General Manager, Tim Fagley, said his company plans to double mine production in the next year.

TROOPS SWEEP TWO ON THE ROAD / HOOP CAMPS CONTINUE

TROOPERS ACE LEFTY LUCAS GEISEY

TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers ran their record to 18-3 overall as they swept a double header in Spearfish, South Dakota last night.

The Troops took the first game 9-6 Lucas Giesey got the victory they beat Spearfish 13-8 in the second game with Josh Loseke picking up the victory.

Loseke and Drew Adrieans also hit back to back home runs in the night cap.

Next up for the Troopers is a double header with Sturgis , South Dakota tomorrow night at Thorne-Rider stadium the first pitch will be tossed out at 5:00.

The Art of Conversation

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These three gentleman enjoy a bit of conversation with their tea while surrounded by several cacti.

Photo by Ron Richter

Accident Scene near the Old Woodland Park School

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Around 2:00 pm Wednesday this Chevrolet Cavalier apparently tangled with a cement truck and ended up upside down on the west side of Coffeen Avenue near the 5100 block. Two Rocky Mountain Ambulances were on the scene and at least one person was seen being loaded into one of the ambulances. Also responding to the accident were the highway patrol and unit 205 from the Sheridan Rural Fire Department.