Sheridan County Emergency Management Coordinator Dave Coleman stands next to a delivery of 25,000 sandbags, which arrived Monday morning from the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security. Added to what the County already had, there are now 40,000 availalble to fill if springtime flooding occurs.
With springtime comes mountain runoff of rivers, creeks and streams. The folks at Sheridan County Emergency Management have been stockpiling sandbags in the storehouse in the event that waterways in this region go over their banks.
Wal-Mart was denied transfer of a retail liquor license at Monday night's Sheridan City Council meeting.
Much of the almost four hour Sheridan City Council meeting Monday night centered around Wal-Mart's request for a retail liquor license owned by Rick Howell, the former owner of Pablo's Mexican Restaurant.
Larry Shyatt has been hired to replace Heath Shroyer as the new Univerisity of Wyoming Cowboys Basketball Program.
University of Wyoming athletics officials announced Thursday that Larry Shyatt has agreed to a five-year contract to take over as head coach of the Cowboy Basketball program. He replaces Heath Schroyer, who was fired in February.