Archive - Jun 2009 - News

June 5th

CELEBRATE THE ARTS KICKS OFF NEXT WEEK IN SHERIDAN

Celebrate the Arts 2009 kicks off next Thursday at five o'clock at the Sheridan Inn. City of Sheridan Public Arts Committee Chair Fachon Wilson tells us what's planned for the kickoff event.

Wilson said that there'll also be a local artist quick draw, where the art will be auctioned to benefit a student scholarship in memory of Sue Henry.

HAND IN HAND EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION CENTER OFFERS UP AN INFORMATIONAL WEBSITE

The Hand in Hand Early Childhood Education Center in Sheridan is scheduled to open in early September and they're currently taking registration. Director Susan Brayton says that the center's website is a good tool to use for parents looking for more information.

We've provided you with a link to the Hand in Hand website. www.handinhandcenter.org

WIND ENERGY DEVELOPMENT GUIDE AVAILABLE TO WYOMING LANDOWNERS

The University of Wyoming's Ruckelshaus Institute of Environment and Natural Resources has produced Wyoming's first reference guide on commercial wind development.

GOVERNOR'S TASK FORCE CONDUCTING ONLINE SURVEY

A Governor's Task Force is conducting an online survey to review existing distance learning programs and opportunities in Wyoming.

June 4th

HAS POLITICS PLAYED A ROLE IN THE RECENT GUN AND AMMUNITION SHORTAGE?

Over the past few months there's been a shortage of firearms and ammunition in the U.S. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

NORTH MAIN NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATION HOSTS BUSINESS AFTER HOURS

The North Main Neighborhood Association hosted the business after hours on the porch of the Sheridan County Museum Thursday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.

SHERIDAN RECREATION DISTRICT IS BRINGING THE CIRCUS TO TOWN

Two weeks from today the Sheridan Recreation District has something special that they're bringing to town. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

KANSAS CITY FEDERAL RESERVE PRESIDENT VISITS SHERIDAN

The board of the Federal Reserve Bank Denver Branch regularly holds board meetings outside of Denver. The Branch is part of the Kansas City Federal Reserve system. Kansas City Federal Reserve President Thomas Hoenig was the keynote speaker at a luncheon during the Denver Board meeting held in Sheridan this week.

June 3rd

SHERIDAN COUNTY P&Z COMMISSION HEARS C-U-P REQUEST FROM JESSICA HOLT

The Sheridan County Planning and Zoning Commission met for their June meeting Wednesday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

SQCCI BOARD GETS UPDATED ON REGISTRATION NUMBERS AND RECENT DONATIONS

The Sheridan Quality Child Care Initiative, SQCCI board met Wednesday at Sheridan College. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has more.