Archive - Oct 2012 - News

October 2nd

Green Thumbs Needed in Hospital Gardens

The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation is looking for community members to roll up their sleeves this weekend and give the hospital gardens a make-over.

Sheridan College Receives $100K Gift From Alum

Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young at a gift announcement ceremony Tuesday morning. (Photo by Ron Richter)
Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young at a gift announcement ceremony Tuesday morning. (Photo by Ron Richter)
Taco John's and Good Times Owner Torrey Moody at a gift announcement ceremony Tuesday morning. (Photo by Ron Richter)
Sheridan College Foundation President and Capital Campaign Chair Karen Ferguson at a gift announcement ceremony Tuesday morning. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Sheridan College received a $100,000 gift from alum Torrey Moody and his wife Karen Moody that will go toward the Large Animal Science Facility in north Sheridan. Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young.

Private Pilot Classes Start Next Week

Big Horn Airways is starting a series of classes next week designed to get students on their way to becoming a pilot. Primary flight instructor, Alex Kassian said this is where the journey begins for tomorrow's aviators.

October 1st

Judicial Center To Be 'Substantially Complete' Per Commission

Johnson County Judicial Center

Johnson County's new Judicial Center is expected to be certified as “Substantially Complete” by the commissioners at their meeting Tuesday.

A change order on the new building is also expected to be discussed.

Possible New Physician Discussed By JCHC Board

Physician Recruiting was again discussed by the Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees at their last meeting.

Warehouse 201

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201 Broadway Street in Sheridan will be home to among other things, a fine dining Bistro. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan City Council Monday night approved the transfer of a retail liquor license from Richard and Rebecca Howell to Warehouse 201 LLC.

Sheridan County GOP Make Their Selection

Kathy Coleman answers a few questions at the Sheridan County Republican Selection Committee meeting Monday at GOP headquarters in Downtown Sheridan. (Photo by Ron Richter)
Pete Schoonmaker answers a few questions at the Sheridan County Republican Selection Committee meeting Monday at GOP headquarters in Downtown Sheridan. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Sheridan County Republican committeemen and committeewomen who reside in District 30 held a selection committee meeting Monday to choose no more than three applicants to fill the vacancy left by State Representative Jon Botten's recent resignation.

BHS Homecoming Activities For This Week

This is Homecoming Week at Buffalo High School, and many events are scheduled throughout the week, culminating in the football game and Homecoming Dance Friday night.

High Court Rejects Challenge to Roadless Rule

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court has turned away an appeal challenging a federal rule that bars development on 50 million acres of roadless areas in national forests.

National Scorecard to Name Wyoming in the Top Ten for Energy Efficiency Improvement

The American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy has announced that Wyoming will be named as one of 10 states in need of improvement regarding energy efficiency.