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December 16th

SCOPE Graduation

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Ten local students received their GED's Friday at the SCOPE Graduation Ceremony in Sheridan.

Should all cell phone useage by automobile drivers be banned?

The Bank of Sheridan
Yes
54% (280 votes)
No
43% (222 votes)
Undecided
3% (15 votes)
Total votes: 517

Toys for Tots Distribution Day is Tomorrow

U.S. Marine Corp. photo

The U.S. Marine Corps Toys For Tots Program's distribution day will be held all day Saturday in Sheridan. The program has been around since 1947, and for more than 10 years locally, helping parents in need with Christmas gifts for their kids.

VOA Gets $60,000 For Milestones Children’s Home

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies announced in a media release Friday that they have received a $60,000 donation from the S.K. Johnston Family Fund of the Wyoming Community Foundation. They will use the grant to defray the construction costs of their recently completed Milestones Children's Home.

December 15th

Hunter Education Class Offered In Buffalo

Jim Dawson instructing safe shotgun technique.

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will be offering a hunter education class in Buffalo beginning Jan. 5th, 2012.

Buffalo, Kaycee Teams in Action Starting Today

The Buffalo Bison swim team and the Kaycee basketball teams will kick off weekend sports in Johnson County today as they will all be in competition.
The Bison boys' swim team will host their Buffalo Pentathlon at the Johnson County Family YMCA with the first heats beginning at 4pm.
The team will be in Newxastle on Saturday starting at 10am. The team will then be off until January 6.
The Kaycee Buckaroos are home tonight to face Normative Services with tipoff scheduled at 5:50pm. Their next game will be January 6 in Sundance.

Jo Co Entities Receive Gifts From Uranium One

From left: Donna Wichers, Cynthia Twing, Steve Reimann, Donnie Whipple, Larry Albright, Bobbi Walseth, Mike Qwast, Mike Scarlett, Jeff Shelley, Dave Loden, Smokey Wildeman and Scott Gibbs.

Uranium One held a brief ceremony Thursday afternoon to present monetary donations to various Buffalo and Johnson County entities.

Big Horn Middle School Christmas Concert

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Barak Broad playing the udu.

It's the annual tradition at area schools that brings out all sorts of folks, but especially the parents and grandparents. It's the Christmas concerts and Thursday night, Big Horn Middle School held theirs.

NWCCD Trustees Approve New Certificate Program

Dean of Agricultural and Technical Services Ami Erickson

Trustees for the Northern Wyoming Community College District Board approved a new certificate program at their monthly meeting Thursday night. NWCCD Dean of Agricultural and Technical Services Ami Erickson explains what the Farrior Certificate Program is.