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April 26th

Wyoming-Park Project to Begin Soon

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The Wyoming-Park reconstruction project will get underway this summer.

One of the bigger projects that the City of Sheridan will be concentrating on this year is the Wyoming-Park reconstruction project. The City advertised for bids on the first phase of the project last week.

WWA Announces 18 Hikes Planned For This Summer

The Wyoming Wilderness Association has 18 hikes and outings planned for this summer.

The Wyoming Wilderness Association has announced 18 scheduled hikes and scenic outings throughout Wyoming this summer. Six of those are in the Rock Creek area of the Big Horn National Forest.

City of Sheridan Plants New Tree Above Kendrick Park

Students help shovel in mulch and pour water on the newly planted Hawthorne tree, donated to the City from Landon's Greenhouse.

As part of Wyoming's participation in Arbor Day Monday afternoon, members the State Forestry Division, City of Sheridan Parks Department, the Sheridan Tree Board, the University of Wyoming Sheridan Extension Office and the students from Nancy McCollough's Sheridan Junior High School Science class we

Historical Society April Program

The April meeting of the Sheridan County Historical Society looks at the history of conservation in our area.

“The History of Conservation in Sheridan County” is the topic of the April Sheridan County Historical Society's dinner and program, set for Thursday, April 28th at the Kalif Shrine Center in Sheridan.

Daniels Fund Announces 2011 Scholars

Three seniors from Sheridan High School have been awarded Daniels Fund Scholarships.

The Daniels Fund has announced that 24 high school seniors from around Wyoming have received scholarships that will enable them to attend the college or university of their choice. Of the 24 scholars announced, three are from Sheridan High School; Jace Rader, Brittny Ross and Kelsie Tarver.

April 25th

Kaycee Library Hosts Discussion on Jeremiah Johnson

Jeremiah Johnson

Coming up Saturday, April 30th at the Kaycee Library will be a presentation on Jeremiah Johnson.

Archivist and anthropologist Nathan Bender will discuss the life, legends and myths surrounding this mountain man that is forever a part of the history and lore of the Rocky Mountain region.

Jo Co Tentatively Agrees to Trabing Road Contract

The Johnson County Commissioners at last week's meeting, voted to tentatively award the contract for work on Trabing Road to Altitude Land Company, pending review from both the county attorney and Altitude Land Co.

Easter Eggs Galore at Kendrick Park

10-year-old friends Skyleur (l) and Payton compare egg contents during the 2011 Easter Egg Eggstravaganza, sponsored by Vertical Church and Sheridan Media.

The Good Friday storm lifted in time for the annual Easter Egg Eggstravaganza, held Saturday morning at Kendrick Park.

Ten Graduate from S.C.O.P.E. Program

The ten S.C.O.P.E. graduates proudly display their Certificates of Completion. Those who also pass their GED requirements will get to walk with the graduates at the upcoming Sheridan College Commencement exercises on May 7th.

The spring 2011 class of the S.C.O.P.E. program graduated during a ceremony at Sheridan College on April 22nd.

1st Annual Food Expo is Saturday in Sheridan

The 1st annual Local Food Expo will be Saturday April, 30th in Sheridan.

The University of Wyoming Cooperative Extension Service has teamed up with a number of local agencies in Sheridan to host the first-ever Local Foods Expo.