July 2nd, 2012


TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers are 31-6 as they continue play today at a tournament in Rapid City.

The Troops lost two in Casper last Friday against Jackson and a team from Colorado Springs they came back yesterday late and ended the two game losing streak with a come from behind win against Vermillion, South Dakota.

The Troops had their 19 game winning streak snapped in Casper Friday Head coach Ben Phillips says they just couldn't get the big hit in both losses in Casper.

New Buffalo Community Theatre Group Holding Auditions

The Johnson County Arts and Humanities Council is announcing a new performing arts and community theatre group will conduct auditions for their presentation of the “Wizard Of Oz.”

The Arts and Humanities Council is sponsoring the new group to provide an outlet for fun, creative community involvement and produce quality entertainment.

Burns Elaborates On Proposed ATM Parks Donations

State legislator, Bruce Burns, is sponsoring a committee proposal to raise funds for Wyoming's state parks.

July 1st

A Look at History in Story

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l-r, Patty Gingles, Karylyn Petrie, and Patty Hoover taking a closer look at historical documents.

There was a small crowd of enthusiastic listeners at the Story Women's Club Sunday as Karylyn Petrie gave a presentation on the Harvey Homestead in Story.

A Little Boy With Big Dreams

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Seven year-old Chandler Lee is raising money to buy books for Haiti's school children.

Chandler Lee has a big dream and it's not any ordinary dream. His heart is to raise at least $5000 to buy books for the children in an orphanage called Ca-Ira Village, located in Haiti.

Ash Creek Fire Continues to Grow

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Unloading supplies in Ashland.

Named the most dangerous fire in Montana history, as of last night, over 157-thousand acres have been burned in the Ash Creek Fire on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation near Ashland and Lame Deer, Montana. Hot, dry, and windy conditions continue to make this an extremely dangerous fire as it is rapidly moving to the north and east. Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott hopped a bus bringing in supplies to Ashland and brings us this story.

Ucross Cancels Fireworks Show

The annual Ucross Fireworks Extravaganza scheduled for Tuesday night at the Ucross Foundation has been cancelled due to the danger of fire from the hot dry weather.

Authorities Release Names of Boy Scouts Killed in Wyoming Crash

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Authorities have released the names of three Boy Scouts and their Scout leader who were killed in a head-on collision while driving back to Colorado from a camp in Wyoming.

Evacuations Ordered Due to Ash Creek Fire

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Sheridan Media has learned that the Powder River County Sheriff is advising residents to evacuate as the Ash Creek Fire continues to move to the North and East.


The Sheridan Troopers dropped two games in Casper against Jackson and Colorado Springs they stand at 30-6 as they begin play at a tournament today in Rapid City.

The Troops open today against Vermillion, South Dakota.They will play two Monday against Canyon City, Colorado and the host team post #320 from Rapid.