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November 13th, 2010

U.S. Commission on Civil Rights Appoints Sheridan Adviser

Jason Vela, the Chief of Police at Sheridan College, was recently appointed to an advisory position for the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. The Commission is a “bipartisan fact-finding agency of the federal government,” and each state has an advisory committee.

Dayton Couple Witnesses National Tree Cutting

The sun starts to rise, silhouetting the Capitol Christmas tree and the flag-decorated crane in the Bridger Teton National Forest. (photo courtesy Margy Baribeau)

We're just two days away from the 2010 Capitol Christmas Tree, which will hail from Wyoming for the first time ever, arriving in Sheridan and Buffalo on its journey to Washington D.C. A Dayton couple had the rare opportunity to be present when the tree was cut down. Sheridan Media's Mary Jo Johnson has their story.

November 12th

Barrasso Presented With Farm Bureau Award

Wyoming Farm Bureau President Perry Livingston, (left) presenting U.S. Senator John Barrasso with the "Friend of Farm Bureau" award in Cody.
Wyoming Farm Bureau President Perry Livingston, (left) presenting U.S. Senator John Barrasso with the "Friend of Farm Bureau" award in Cody.

U.S. Senator John Barrasso received the “Friend of Farm Bureau” award at the Wyoming Farm Bureau Federation 2010 annual meeting in Cody earlier this week. U.S. Senator Mike Enzi and U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis also received the “Friend of Farm Bureau” award.

Bison Come Up Short in Bid for State Title

Bison fall short of state championship

The Buffalo Bison hung tough for one half before the Douglas Bearcats pulled away in the second half to win the Class 3A State Championship in football Friday afternoon in Laramie.

Jace Jensen of Buffalo scored the first two touchdowns in the first quarter to give the Bison a 14-0 lead midway through the first quarter.

From that point on it was pretty much all Douglas Bearcats. Douglas scored twice in the second quarter to tie the game 14-14 at the half.

DFS Director Comments on Girls School Director Resignation

The recent announcement that Clark Fairbanks has resigned as Director of the Wyoming Girls School in Sheridan to accept a similar position in Gillette has brought nothing but praise from his colleagues. Wyoming DFS Director Tony Lewis.

Murder Mystery @ Sheridan High School

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Aaron Odom directs "Done to Death" on the stage of the Sue Henry Theater

Feast of Champions

After a chilly Thursday afternoon practice the Big Horn Rams sat down to a Pot Luck Feast