August 20th, 2013

8/15/13 SCA Rodeo Results


1D Barrels
1st – Anna Zowada – 18.042
2nd – Anne Ahern – 18.290
3rd – Caty Graves – 18.390

2D Barrels
1st – Sierra Zowada – 19.101
2nd – Becky Kobielusz – 19.157

3D Barrels
1st – Kelly Blea – 20.044
2nd – Shelby Mann – 21.115

Senior Barrels
1st – Ellie Bard – 18.216
2nd – Cricket Cunningham – 18.365
3rd – Jenna Hoffman – 18.923

Junior Barrels
1st – Laney Konetzki – 19.47
2nd – MacKenzie Wood – 19.75

Pee Wee Barrels
1st – Madison Farella – 19.87
2nd – Nick Albrecht – 23.11
3rd – Britton Brownell – 24.91

1D Poles
1st – Marcy Cunningham – 21.840

Voters Say No to College Bond Issue

Tuesday was judgment day for the Sheridan College bond issue, as over 5,400 voters cast ballots in the special election. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

The "Full Red Moon" beyond the Swing

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Several Native American tribes call the full moon of August the "Full Red Moon" because as it rises, it appears reddish through the haze - a haze similar to that of Tuesday evening. This moon is also know to many tribes as the "Full Sturgeon Moon" since sturgeon in major bodies of water are most readily caught this time of the year. Scroll down to see a "zoomed in view" of it a few minutes later.

A Day for Bernice

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Council Chambers at Sheridan City Hall was the site Tuesday afternoon for a special ceremony proclaiming August, 20th as Bernice Marshall Day.

Rep. Madden on Decline in Standardized Test Scores Across Wyo.

The Casper Star-Tribune recently reported on a statewide decline in standardized test scores across Wyoming. Based on 2012 figures released by the Wyoming Department of Education this month, scores on the Performance Assessment for Wyoming Students declined in every subject for elementary and middle school students compared to 2011.

Commissioners Reject Airport Construction Bids

At their meeting Tuesday, the Sheridan County Board of County Commissioners rejected a series of bid packages for construction at the Sheridan County Airport. Three separate packages were introduced by airport manager, John Stopka, who recommended the commissioners not accept the bids.

Commissioners Say 'Nay' to Riparian Amendments

After two hours of public comment at their Tuesday meeting, the Sheridan County Board of County Commissioners voted 4-1 against the controversial riparian management amendments. Commissioner Terry Cram was the lone vote in favor of the proposed regulations, which would have established a buffer zone on certain areas of private property adjacent to a stream or river.

Park Land and Open Space Irrigation Water Rates

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At the request of a local Homeowners Association, the City of Sheridan will begin offering a reduced water usage charge to Homeowner Associations and non-profit entities responsible for maintaining major subdivisions and planned unit developments.

Tuesday 08-20-13

Story days / e2e program

August 19th

Rope For Knowledge Raises $4,700 For Jo Co Scholarships

Sheridan College in Johnson County's Fifth Annual Rope For Knowledge was last Saturday at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Buffalo, and was another successful scholarship roping for the college.