March 7th, 2011



GENERALS BASKETBALL - The Sheridan college Generals beat Casper college 85-73 last night in the Men's region nine tournament semi finals and will play Western Wyoming tonight for the title.

Game time is 6:00 and we will be live streaming the game on line here at

LADY GENERALS BASKETBALL - The Lady Generals were eliminated from their tournament yesterday losing their quarter final game against Northeast Nebraska.

The Hawks beat the Lady Generals 81-79 they missed a shot to tie the game with :03 to play.

Declining Revenues Continue for the City of Sheridan

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Declining Revenues Continue for the City of Sheridan

For the first 6 months of the fiscal year, the City of Sheridan's sale tax revenue matched up with what was projected. In January, all that changed as the deposit came in at the lowest amount since 2003.

Chamber Luncheon to Focus on Local Government

Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Dixie Johnson

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon is this Wednesday at the Best Western Sheridan Center. Chamber Executive Director Dixie Johnson explains that governmental updates will be the theme of the program.

Representative Botten Comments on Legislation He Co-Sponsored

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An amendement to existing legislation will help dealers of snowmobiles and off-road vehicles in Wyoming.

State Representative for District 30 Jon Botten co-sponsored a couple pieces of legislation that will go a long way in helping the State's economy for years to come. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has part two in a series with the representative.

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry Tuesday in Buffalo

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo

The 27th annual Knights of Columbus Fish Fry will be happening Tuesday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church's Rec Hall in Buffalo.

Music Recital Tuesday in Buffalo

Grace Fellowship Hall in Buffalo

Music Teachers from Johnson County and the Buffalo Music Study Club will present their students in a Spring Recital Tuesday evening in Buffalo.

Auditor: Johnson County 'Doing All the Right Things'

Johnson County Commission

Johnson County's Commissioners were given the report on their annual audit at last week's meeting, and the findings were good overall.

Wyoming state youth swim meet results

Photo top left: Morgan Traughber, Zoe Robison
Bottom left: Molly Green, Coach Larry Steiger

Zoe Robison high point winner girls 8 and U. State record girls 8 and under 50 yard breaststroke 40.54.

Morgan Traughber high point winner girls 9-10.

Northwest Regional Age Group Championships: includes Alaska,Hawaii,Montana,Washington,Idaho,Oregon and Wyoming.Event to be held in Federal Way,WA on March 18-20.

Sheridan Swim Team Qualifiers:
Zoe Robison: 10 and under 50 yard breaststroke.

March is Disability Awareness Month

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The City Hall bell rang to announce March as DisABILITY Awareness Month in Sheridan,

Monday morning Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey read a proclamation on the front steps of City Hall proclaiming March as Disability Awareness Month in Sheridan. Over 20 clients from RENEW were on hand for the event, which included the ringing of the bell in front of City Hall.

Native Americans Invited to Auditions

In January, we reported that the cable television network A & E is getting set to film a pilot series called “Longmire,” based upon the mystery novels written by Ucross resident Craig Johnson. Integral to the story lines are Native Americans, including the major character of Henry Standing Bear.