President George W. Bush signs into law the No Child Left Behind Act at a school in 2002 at a school in Ohio. (US. Dept. Education photo)
President Barack Obama announced last week that he plans to offer waivers providing relief to the large number of schools that anticipate having trouble meeting high standards of the No Child Left Behind Act.
Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction CIndy Hill
Wyoming State Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill is spending a couple of days in Sheridan as part of the Wyoming Department of Education's 3+8 Teacher to Teacher initiative that focuses on improving literacy.
At halftime during the recent Sheridan Broncs & Rock Springs Tigers football game the following came over the public address system: "Sheridan High School Students and Staff are pleased to present a check in the amount of $2015.50 to the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation to support the Welch Cancer Center project in Sheridan.
Drug Bust Nets Almost $200k Worth of Meth in Sheridan
Earlier this week members of the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office, United Stated Drug Enforcement Agency and the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation's Central Enforcement Team and Northeast Enforcement Team arrested four individuals in Sheridan for Conspiracy to Deliver and Delivery of Methamphetamine.
A 32-year-old Sheridan woman was arrested for DWUI and then transported to Sheridan Memorial Hospital after crashing her Trail Blazer into a parked steamroller Thursday night in Sheridan on Val Vista street.
CHEYENNE (AP) - Martha Hansen, the widow of former Wyoming Senator Clifford Hansen and grandmother of Governor Matt Mead, has died. She was 97. Mead announced Hansen's death, saying she died Thursday at the family ranch in Jackson.