February 14th, 2011

School Board to Discuss Legislation

Dr. Rod Kessler

The Johnson County School Board will have their regularly scheduled meeting Monday night and will, among other things, discuss Legislation currently being discussed in Cheyenne.

Bison Weekend Sports Wrap

The Buffalo Bison Sports teams faced some tough competition this weekend, and had mixed results.
The No. 2-ranked boys' basketball team hosted a fiesty Rawlins team Friday night and fell to the Outlaws in a hard-fought game 64-63.

Buffalo Development Association: What next?

Now that the public has spoken recently about their desire to not have the carousel located downtown in Crazy Woman Square, and now that Olin Turner, President of the Buffalo Development Association, has submitted his resignation, the question that rises to the top is, “What next?”

February 13th

Cancer Center Expansion Plans Moving Forward

Design plans for the expansion of the Welch Cancer Center in Sheridan continue to progress. Sheridan Memorial Hospital CEO Mike McCafferty gives us the update on how things are going.

City Construction Projects Will Be At a Minimum This Year

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City of Sheridan Public Works Director Nic Bateson

The City of Sheridan funds their construction projects annually using 50% capital facilities tax monies and 50% state grant funding. City Public Works Director Nic Bateson explains that the City has taken a major cut in state grant funding.

Dance the Night Away

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Firefighter Jon Syring dances with his daughter Maddy at the 4th Annual Fireman's Ball. (courtesy photo)

There’s just something about a man in uniform that will turn most any woman’s head, and there was a lot of head turning from both genders Saturday night, as well over 150 people attended the semi-formal Fireman’s Ball at the Historic Sheridan Inn.

Happy Valentines Day

Just across the street from the recently renovated Ranchester Municipal Building stands "Ranchester Welcomes You" sign with a special saying for Valentines Day - Be Sweet. For more on Ranchester visit:

The Sheridan Broncs Fall to Laramie

On Saturday as the clock clicked down to zero Sheridan Bronc Isaac Carrel, needing a 3-pointer, launched a long ball that was close but no good. As a result the unranked Laramie Plainsmen upset the 3rd ranked Broncs on Sheridan's home court by a final of 43 to 46. Next up for the Broncs is a road trip to Gillette on February 18th to take on the #1 Ranked Camels.

In Hoops - The #5 Ranked Lady Eagles beat the #3 Ranked Lady Rams

The Tongue River fans were out in number complete with props as the number 5 ranked Lady Eagles from Tongue River beat their cross-district rivals, the number 3 ranked Lady Rams from Big Horn Friday evening in Dayton.

February 13th

Changes in Store for Sheridan County Fair

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Sheridan County Fairgrounds Facilities Director Melissa Albrecht

This year's Sheridan County Fair will have a bit of a different look to it as there has been some new entertainment that has been added to try and attract a wider array of people to the Fair. Facilities Director Melissa Albrecth explains.