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April 13th

Superintendent Hill on 2011 Legislative Session

Wyoming State Seal

State Superintendent Cindy Hill has been in Sheridan for the State Board of Education meeting at the Sheridan Holiday Inn.

Westview Recognized as a Five Star Facility

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Westview Health Care Center in Sheridan recognized as a five star facility.

Westview Health Care Center in Sheridan has been recognized by U.S. News and World Report as one of the best nursing homes in the country.

April 12th

Laurie Graves Honored at SBE Dinner

School District 1 Superintendent Sue Belish (left) and the 2011 Wyoming Teacher of the Year, Laurie Graves of Big Horn Elementary School

The official announcement came last fall during a school assembly in Big Horn, and the celebrations have continued through the school year for Laurie Graves, the 2011 Wyoming Teacher of the Year.

Buffalo OKs Funding Request for Suicide Prevention

The Buffalo City Council, at their regular meeting last week, approved a request for help in funding training for instructors in suicide prevention techniques.

Classical Cellist to Perform Friday at BHS

Evan Drachman

Cellist Evan Drachman, along with pianist Jeffrey Grossman will perform live in Buffalo this Friday at Buffalo High School.

City Budget Basics: Police/Fire Departments

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City Budget Basics: Police/Fire Departments

The City of Sheridan held the first of a series of budget basics meetings Monday.

Sexual Assault Summit X Held in Sheridan

Rhonda Weber with the Sheridan Advocacy & Resource Center

Coming up next week for three days in Sheridan is an annual conference called “A New Decade. Renewing Our Response to Sexual Assault for the Next Generation.”

State Superintendent Discusses State Board Meeting

State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Cindy Hill

Sheridan is playing host to the State Board of Education this week. State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Cindy Hill, stopped by Sheridan Media studios Monday morning to discuss some of the issues being addressed at the two-day meeting.

SAWS Approves Purchase Agreement

SAWS Administrator and Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger

The Sheridan Area Water Supply Joint Powers Board approved a purchase agreement to acquire just under one acre of land near the Big Goose Water Treatment plant for the clearwell expansion project.

April 11th

Scenic Character Plan Workshops

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The Sheridan Scenic Charachter Plan strives to preserve views like this.

In 2010, the City of Sheridan hired the consulting firm of AECOM to develop the Sheridan Scenic character Plan. The plan is intended to preserve the scenic qualities of living in Sheridan.