Archive - Apr 29, 2011 - News

County Officials Meet With Great Lakes Airlines

Great Lakes Airlines will look to improve service at the Sheridan County Airport with the addition of several planes.

Sheridan County Commissioners, along with Airport Manager John Stopka, met with officials from Great Lakes Airlines Thursday to discuss ways to improve the service in Sheridan.

Three Honored at 1st Annual Keystone Awards

From left-to-right: Dr. Seymour Thickman, Darlene Elliot and Roman Skatula. All three were honored at Thursday night's Keystone Awards.

Three very deserving individuals were honored Thursday night at the 1st annual Keystone Awards to benefit the Sheridan Senior Center. Darlene Elliot, Dr. Seymour Thickman and Roman Skatula were honored for their timeless commitment to the Sheridan community throughout the years.

Spear-O-Wigwam Purchase Made Official

Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young with the announcement of the acquisition of the Spear-O-Wigwam Ranch Thursday.

The Northern Wyoming Community College District made the purchase of the Spear-O-Wigwam Ranch in Northern Johnson County official at a special announcement ceremony at Sheridan College Thursday. College President Dr.

Students Present Drama Showcase Tonight

Sheridan High School Drama Students will present a Showcase tonight at 7:30 in the Sue Henry Auditorium. The performances highlight the competition pieces they took to State Drama in December.

Last December, about fifteen students in the SHS Drama Department competed at Wyoming State Drama, and tonight, the public is invited to enjoy a Drama Showcase highlighting their work.

Sheridan Man Appears in Court on Several Drug Charges

Sheridan Man Appears in Court on Several Drug Charges

21-year-old Sheridan resident Trevor Dunham had his Initial Appearance in Sheridan County Circuit Court Thursday. Dunham is charged with two Felonies; Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver - Cocaine; and Possession of a Controlled Substance With Intent to Deliver - Heroin.

Poker Tournament Benefits Buffalo Boys and Girls Club

Coming up this Saturday is the Sixth Annual Texas Hold 'em Tournament sponsored by the Boys and Girls Club of the Bighorns.

JCHC Board Gets Financial Report

The Board of Trustees for the Johnson County Healthcare Center was given the financial report for the month of March at their regular meeting Wednesday night.

Hospital Administrator Sandy Ward said the income for the facility looked good for the month, but expenses were higher than anticipated.

Buffalo Council Approves Final Payment on Wastewater Plant

Buffalo's new wastewater treatment plant

At last week's Buffalo City Council meeting, Public Works Director Les Hook asked that the Council approve the final payment to Hydro Construction and to release a half a million dollars in retainage, essentially bringing the project to a close.