July 11th, 2011

3rd Annual Powder River Let 'Er Buck Celebration set for Monday

An event will honor soldiers and veterans this evening at the 3rd annual Powder River Let 'Er Buck Celebration at Whitney Park. Coordinator for Whitney Benefits, Janet Austin, says that the event will include a wide array of guests and happenings.


The 9-10 Year Old Sheridan Little League All-Star team "Sheridan Calvary" went to Cody for the Cody Minor League All-Star Tournament Friday and Saturday and came home with the Championship.

They beat the Cody "A" Team in the Championship game 19-7. The boys went 4-0 on the weekend.

They will play in the Wyoming District tournament in Laramie July 18-22.

In this Picture: Front Row L to R -- Aiden Roush, Jaren Brewer, Liam Shannon, Quinn McCafferty, Kellen Mentock
Middle Row L to R -- Kade Eisele, Jaxon Parker, Seth Mullinax, Jacob Boint, Hunter Weiss


The Sheridan Little League Major All-Stars won their division on Saturday at the 2nd Annual Twin City All-Star Tournament in Cody/Powell.

The Majors had to go to extra innings to defeat the Cody Stampede All-Stars 5-4, with a walk off single in the bottom of the ninth. Game had been tied since the 5th inning!

The All-Stars will be heading to Laramie for the East District Tournament, on July 18th.

It is a week long event with 8 teams, and only two advance to go to State in Gillette, the following week.

July 10th


TROOPER BASEBALL - The Sheridan Troopers dropped both ends of their header Saturday with the Billings Halos by scores of 13-3 and 13-11. They get right back on the field tonight with two games over in Spearfish.

It's been a tough stretch of games for their last three weeks that have taken their toll with some players missing several games.

They expect to be back at full strength when the post season begins next week head coach Ben Phillips says the troops are playing a little tired right now.

Poll Question: Rocky Mountain or SFR?

Who provides emergency medical service to Sheridan residents is yet to be decided.

For the past few months, the Sheridan City Council has been working to determine whether or not to contract with Rocky Mountain Ambulance, or to contract with Sheridan Fire Rescue to provide ambulance services within the City.

Women's Self-Defense Course this week in Buffalo

Francene Russell of Empower Wyoming.

Empower Wyoming will be presenting a self-defense course for women this week in Buffalo, with the help of some highly-trained and experienced instructors from Los Angeles.

Big Horn Mountain Fest Draws Hundreds to Buffalo

The band 'Notorious' plays at the Big Horn Mountain Festival in Buffalo.

The Seventh Annual Big Horn Mountain Festival took place in Buffalo over the weekend, drawing an estimated 1,500 people from all over the country to enjoy the three-day music celebration.

JCHC Board Votes to Stay Tier 2 WISE Provider

JCHC Administrator Sandy Ward

The Board of Trustees for the Johnson County Healthcare Center voted at last week's meeting to remain a Tier 2 Provider for the WISE Provider Network.

Boot Kick-Off Tradition Still Strong

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Aiden Vilhauer rounds his barrel and finished first in the 7-8 year-old division of the Stick Horse Barrel Race.

The front lawn at Sheridan College was full as hundreds attended the traditional Boot Kick-Off which marks the beginning of rodeo week in Sheridan. Linda St. Clair explains the new location.

Story Fish Hatchery Grand Reopening

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Fish feeding at the Story Fish Hatchery.

After three years of construction and remodeling, Saturday was the grand reopening of the Story Fish Hatchery and the public showed up as Game and Fish representatives showed off the facility.