Archive - Oct 2012 - News

October 8th

Notes From Buffalo City Council Meeting

At their last meeting, the Buffalo City Council heard an update from City/County Engineer Wayne Hill on the school crossing beacons to be installed on South Main Street.
He said the foundations for the beacons were scheduled to be installed last week.

DDA Public Forum Set For Tonight

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DSA Executive Director Staci Coe

The Downtown Sheridan Association and the City of Sheridan will host a public forum this evening in an effort to garner input on the proposed establishment of a Downtown Development Authority. DSA Executive Director Staci Coe.

Missing Cody Girl Found Safe

The Amber Alert that was issued Monday night by the Cody Police Department for an 11-year-old Cody girl has been canceled. Authorities confirmed that just before 9 pm, Katelynn Groves was found.

Story Centennial Park Makeover

There will be a ribbon cutting for the new and improved Story Centennial Park this Wednesday at 4 pm. (Photo by Ron Richter)

This Wednesday afternoon, there'll be a ribbon cutting ceremony at the Story Centennial Park, as the park has received an overhaul for the better.

Missing Fisherman Found Alive In Outlaw Canyon

A fisherman reported missing was found alive last Saturday in Outlaw Canyon west of Kaycee after spending three days there unable to hike out.

$5,000 Grant to be Used for Scholarship Program Development at TR Child's Place

Included in the group from left to right are SJCF Director Bernie Spielman; TRCP Assistant Director Christine Christopherson; TRCP Secretary Deb Hofmeier; TRCP President Karla Hill; TRCP Director Lacie Schwend; and SJCF Director Ada Kirven. (Courtesy Photo)

Last month Sheridan Media reported that the Sheridan-Johnson Community foundation had awarded $20,000 in grant money to three different non-profits in Sheridan and Johnson County.

Sheridan Dems Host Film Screening

The Sheridan County Democratic Party is hosting a free screening of Bill Moyers's mini-documentary entitled “The United States of Alec.” The film seeks to expose how corporate interests influence legislation via the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC).

Chamber of Commerce Boasts New Board President

The Sheridan Chamber of Commerce is officially touting a new board president.

Chamber Luncheon Wednesday Highlights Mines, Lodging Tax

This month's Chamber of Commerce luncheon will be Wednesday at the Holiday Inn.

Sheridan County Dems Hurting for Participation

When voters step into the booth next month for the general election, they may notice their choices are largely one-sided. While there were a couple heatedly contested seats in the primaries, the greatest competition was within the Republican Party.