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November 14th, 2011

Great American Smokeout is Thursday

Sheridan County Tobacco Prevention Coordinator Shelly Araas

The Great American Smokeout is this Thursday, which gives smokers an opportunity to quit for a day with the goal of making it their first step in a lifetime free of cigarettes. Sheridan County Tobacco Prevention Coordinator Shelly Araas.

Signs of the Times

The faithful and reliable signage at Perkins Restaurant and those in the vehicle windows of cars in the Sheridan High School parking lot on Monday morning say it all, "State Champs!" Some of the vehicle signs show the ravages of driving 300+ miles back from Laramie, many via Cheyenne, in extremely high wind and blowing snow conditions.

Public Pulse - Monday 11/14/11

Jerrica Lind (4-H Coordinator) and Bob DeFries/Erin DeFries, Community Holiday Dinner, Food Drive / Ty Young - President Ty J Young

20-Year-Old Sheridan Woman Dies In One-Vehicle Accident

A one-vehicle accident resulted in the death of 20-year-old Sarah L. Nixon of Sheridan on Friday, according to the Wyoming Highway Patrol, after she apparently fell asleep at the wheel while southbound on I-25 just north of Kaycee.

Hats Off to those who Drive Champions

Our hats go off to the outstanding crew of Sheridan County School District No. 2 drivers who braved the elements and safely transported the Championship Football team, band and pep supporters to and from Laramie. Six buses made the roundtrip that included a detour through Cheyenne - a departure from the normal route through Medicine Bow on the way home.

Poll Question: Should Joe Paterno Have Been Fired?

Joe Paterno, 2006

Long-time Penn State coach Joe Paterno was fired last week amid child sex abuse allegations against one of his former assistant coaches.

29th Annual Library Auction Raises $45,100

The Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library was a busy place Saturday night, as hundreds gathered for the 29th annual Library Benefit Auction.

Sheridan Students to Hear From Anti-Bullying Speaker

Sheridan Junior High Students and students from Sheridan elementary schools will listen to an anti-bullying presentation Monday morning from nationally-renowned speaker and comedian Michael Pritchard.

BRONCS WIN 2011 4-A STATE FOOTBALL TITLE

BRONCS WIN IT ALL

BRONC FOOTBALL - The Sheridan Broncs won their second 4-A state football title in the last three years and 23rd overall taking down Cheyenne East 44-14 in the championship game Saturday night in Laramie.

Senior Jordan Roberts was as usual spectacular self rushing for 287 yards and four touchdowns as the Broncs built a 28-7 halftime lead.

Roberts went 29 yards on the first play of the game then Kevin Bakkehaug found Riley Ryan on a screen pass on the next play and the Broncs were out the gate.

Blood Drive Monday in Buffalo, Tuesday in Kaycee

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United Blood Services of Billings will be having blood drives in Buffalo Monday and in Kaycee on Tuesday.
UBS supplies blood to all hospitals in Wyoming, half of the State of Montana and a handful of hospitals in western Nebraska.