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April 16th, 2012

Severe Weather Awareness Week

It's Severe Weather Awareness Week in Wyoming.

The National Weather Service has proclaimed this week as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Wyoming. NWS Warning Coordination Meteorologist Tom Frieders says last year was a busy year in Wyoming for severe weather.

April 15th

WEEKEND TRACK AND FIELD / SOCCER

TRACK AND FIELD - The Sheridan high school track teams competed at an invitational in Billings Saturday and had some good results.

The highlight came from Bronc distance runner Micheal Rotellini who finished 2nd in the 3200 meters running his fastest time ever and also met the state meet qualifying standards in that event.

Sheridan high school will host two meets this week, the first annual "Gary Benson" Memorial meet will take play tomorrow afternoon at Homer Scott stadium with events getting underway at 2:00.

2nd Annual Food Expo

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Hands-on chicken harvesting can't be taught without the chickens.

The downturn in the economy is forcing some folks to tighten up their pocketbook while others just want to know more about growing their own food. Saturday at Sheridan College's Watt Agricultural Center, the 2nd annual Local Foods Expo was held with an emphasis on education and networking.

Volunteer Week

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Hospital volunteers, Sandy Pilch and Barbara Niner.

This week is National Volunteer Week. It's all about recognizing and inspiring people to engage in their communities. This week, we'll spotlight a few of the many volunteers who are such a vital part of our community.

4th Annual Pinewood Derby Classic

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Warren Armstrong gets his car lined up just right.

It was the 4th Annual Pinewood Derby Classic Saturday in the Hammer Chevrolet showroom as sixteen businesses went head-to-head vying for bragging rights for the fastest car on the track. Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott was there, in the Hammer Chevrolet showroom at race time.

Get Out and Shop

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A boys gotta do what a boys gotta do...Nine year-old Connor Isakson holds his mom's purse while she shops.

Saturday was Sheridan's chance to have a mall for one day a year. P.E.O. or Philanthropic Educational Organization sponsored the “Get Out and Shop” Showcase Sale to help raise money for womens' education. Organizer Wendy Gale explains.

BRONC / LADY BRONC TRACK RESULTS

Billings Invitational
Billings, MT - West High School
Saturday April 14, 2012

Girls Team Scores:

1 Senior 130
2 Billings West 112
3 Skyview 68
4 Bozeman 50
5 Fergus Falls 47
6 Billings Central 18
7 Hardin 14
7 Huntley Project 14
9 Sheridan 8
9 Colstrip 8
11 Joliet 5
12 Melstone 2

SHS Girls Individual Results: (Top 8 Only)

100 Meter Dash

7 Mariah Grant 13.42

800 Meter Run

5th Katie Rotellini 2:26.46

1600 Meter Run

8 Marissa Hegy 5:46.34

300 Meter Hurdles

7th Addison Stedillie 50.64

4 X 400 Meter Hurdles

JCHC Administrator: Recruiting An Ongoing Venture

Johnson County Healthcare Center in Buffalo

At the last Board Meeting for the Johnson County Healthcare Center, Hospital Administrator Sandy Ward reported that recruiting is still ongoing but not looking very promising to this point.

Light of Hope Breakfast is This Week

Light of Hope Breakfast is This Week

Court Appointed Special Advocates, or CASA, will be holding the 4th annual Light of Hope breakfast this Friday at the Best Western Sheridan Center.

Legislators Weigh-In On Microsoft Data Center

Rep. John Patton

This week's sheridanmedia.com poll question asks whether or not you think Wyoming's $10.7 million grant to help Microsoft build a data center in Cheyenne is a good use of tax dollars.