Archive - Sep 12, 2011 - News

SCSD2 Names Eberhart District's Teacher of the Year

Sheridan County School District No. 2 named Martha Eberhart teacher of the year for the district Monday night at their monthly board meeting.

Story Residents Give Their Recommendation on Redistricting

Per the Wyoming Constitution, the State Legislature must redraw state legislative districts during the first budget session following the federal Census.

Sheridan Senior Center Receives Donation From Rotary Club

The Sheridan Senior Center received a donation in the amount of $2,500 from the Sheridan Rotary Club that will benefit the Senior Center's Home Delivered Meals Program.

VOA Fundraiser Nets Over 100k for Community Shelter

The 4th annual Volunteers of America Northern Rockies Bandana Barn Dance was a big success over the weekend at the Winfiled Ranch near Banner.

'Sod Farm Reunion' Saturday to Support Project Schoolhouse

An organization that helps build schoolhouses and provide running water to rural communities in Nicaragua will hold a fundraiser this weekend in Sheridan. Project Schoolhouse's Tab Barker tells us about their Sod Farm Reunion.

Sheridan Media Food Drive Huge Success

Each year, the anniversary of 9/11 has been one of the largest charitable giving days of the year for Americans. Sheridan citizens proved that to be the truth, coming out to donate to the Spirit of America Food drive in honor of the 10-year anniversary of 9/11.

Suicide Prevention Fundraiser Takes in More Than $18,000

Two hundred and fifty walkers participated in the 2nd Annual Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk Sunday, that's almost 100 more than last year's inaugural walk.

Reservoir Fire Grows During Weekend

Continuing to produce smoke over the mountains visible from Sheridan, the Reservoir Fire grew during the weekend to approximately 800 acres in size after it spread on the east side of Adelaide Reservoir in the Cloud Peak Wilderness Sunday, according to a Big Horn National Forest media release Monday

Jo Co Library Asks Commission for Expansion Direction

The Johnson County Library Foundation Board approached the County Commissioners at last week's meeting to seek direction on where they should go in addressing the library's expansion or possible relocation.

Buffalo Council Hears Update on Sewer Study

The Buffalo City Council got an update from Russell Engineering on its study on Buffalo's sewer system at last week's council meeting.