March 17th, 2013

Weekend HS Sports Recap For Johnson County

Buffalo's high school athletes began their spring sports seasons with the soccer teams taking on Jackson and the track and field teams at the Natrona Earlybird Meet in Casper.

Briefs From Buffalo City Council

At their last meeting the Buffalo City Council heard brief reports from the City Building Inspector and City Engineer.

Murder-Mystery Fundraiser Earns $1,500 For Buffalo Shelter

The St. Francis Animal Shelter in Buffalo hosted a murder-mystery fundraiser dinner this weekend, and it was fun, well-attended and raised quite a bit of money to support the shelter's operations, according to those who put the fundraiser on.

Johnson County Planner Upset With Decision On C.I.P.

At the last commission meeting, Johnson County Planner Rob Yingling discussed his displeasure with the commissioner's decision to use Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery to draw a county Capital Improvements Plan(CIP).


Sheridan College Rodeo team went to Gillette for the first rodeo of the spring season this past weekend…..and the Men’s team came home with the Men’s team title!!!!

Our young men stepped up this weekend and rode some of the rankest stock in the country, their talent and hard work paid off for them this weekend by besting 12 other colleges and universities.

Freshman Taygen Schuelke (from Newell, SD) won the bullriding with a 76 point ride in the long round to win the round, he was bucked off in the short round along with the other four bullriders that made the short round.

Earlybird Track Invitational Casper, Wyoming

Girls Team Scores:

1) Natrona 98
2) Cheyenne Central HS 80.50
3) Worland High School 71
4) Sheridan High School 65.50
5) Kelly Walsh 59.50
6) Cheyenne South High Schoo 54
7) Torrington 53.50
8) Glenrock High School 34
9) Buffalo High School 33
10) Shoshoni High School 31
11) Douglas High 26
12) Tongue River High School 14
12) Wright High School 14

Wyoming Earns Postseason Berth in CBI ( 1st Round Tuesday Night)

LARAMIE, Wyo. (March 17, 2013)

The University of Wyoming men's basketball team has earned a second-straight postseason berth for just the 11th time in program history, as the Cowboys accepted an invitation on Sunday to play in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) presented by Buick.

UW will face Lehigh on Tuesday at 7 p.m. MT in Wyoming's Arena-Auditorium. The game will be televised on AXS TV.

A Gathering of Green

There was plenty of green in Kendrick Park Saturday as the Sheridan Jaycees held their 8th annual Run 'til You're Green Fun Run. While the forecast called for possible snow showers, the weather held up and the event drew nearly 150 participants.

WDE Interim Director Warns Joint Education Committee

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The Wyoming Department of Education's interim director, Jim Rose, sent a letter to the co-chairs of the Joint Education Committee, warning them of some current challenges the department faces.