December 16th


BRONC / LADY BRONC HOOPS - The Bronc and Lady Bronc basketball teams did well at the Flaming gorge classic, the Lady Broncs took care of business with three wins over Union high school from Roosevelt, Utah, Star Valley and Rock Springs. The Lady Broncs are 6-0.

The Broncs opened with victories over Union and Rock Springs before dropping their third game to Star Valley. The Broncs now sit at 3-3 on the season

Notes From Johnson County Commission Meeting

At their last meeting the Johnson County Commissioners approved Resolution No. 463, to amend this year's budget to show the grants and other various sources of revenue approved by the commissioners.

Carousel Center Hosts Open House Book Signing

Local author Craig Johnson signs a book for a fan at the book signing Saturday night.

The Cowboy Carousel Center hosted their first event at the center Saturday night, a book signing with local authors to give the community an opportunity to find out more about the center and their future plans, pick up some great reading material and enjoy refreshments and live music.

The Poll Question of the Week

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The so called “fiscal cliff” is looming over us. Spending has to be reined in and some government officials are calling for a reduction in entitlement programs, especially in Social Security and Medicare spending.

A Celebration of Life on Sunday

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John Shreve shares cowboy poetry at hospice's annual "Celebration of Life." Photo by Cindy Baker.

Sunday afternoon, the Hospice of the Big Horns hosted “A Celebration of Life” in the atrium of Sheridan Memorial Hospital's Medical Arts Complex.

Carrying the Tradition Forward

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Santa, (Matt Davis) with baby "Nolin."

Saturday, Habitat for Humanity held a special Christmas fundraiser with a very special guest. Santa was in the house at Sheridan Stationary reading “The Carpenter's Tale,” to all the little people there.

NWCCD Board Approves Audit Report

Chair of the NWCCD Board of Trustees, Kati Sherwood, listens to the audit report as presented by Certified Public Accountant Joni Kumor. (Photo by Chris Foy)

The Northern Wyoming Community College District's Board of Trustees unanimously approved an unqualified audit report at their most recent meeting. Joni Kumor, a Certified Public Accountant, says from her research it all looks good.

Sheridan County Fair Board Trustees Talk Indoor Arena

At their latest meeting, the Sheridan County Fair Association's Board of Trustees gave some updates about their ideas for an indoor arena. Steve Eliason, chairman of the board, says rumors have been floating around.


There was alot going on this weekend for local athletes. Here are the results:

The Sheridan Bronc wrestling team saw some success at the Battle of the Big Horns tournament in Worland. Although they lost to Powell in their first match by of a score of 52 to 12. They went on to win against Mountain View 62 to 16, Rawlins 51 to 24, and Lander 35 to 33 before finally losing a close one to Riverton 38 to 32 coming in eighth place in the Gold Bracket.