Archive - Dec 2, 2012 - News

22nd Annual Community Holiday Dinner Invites a Crowd

22nd Annual Community Holiday Dinner Invites a Crowd (Photo by Chris Foy)
Santa and Mrs. Claus made the journey from the North Pole to show their support for the event, and to share the Christmas spirit. (Photo by Chris Foy)

While the final count of attendees isn't in just yet, volunteers at the 22nd Annual Community Holiday Dinner say it was by far the best year ever. The Holiday Inn Convention Center was packed full of people enjoying a free meal and volunteering to help support the event. Even Santa and Mrs. Claus made an appearance.

Lighting the Trees of Love

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Inside the Trees of Love. (Photo by Ron Richter)
A good crowd was on hand Sunday for the annual Trees of Love ceremony. (Photo by Ron Richter)
Taesub Kim plays piano at the Trees of Love ceremony. (Photo by Ron Richter)
Magic fingers (Photo by Ron Richter)
Santa offering a young gentleman a candy cane. (Photo by Ron Richter)
Angel on a tree. (Photo by Ron Richter)

In 1988, the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Auxiliary started the Trees of Light ceremony as a means to raise funds for the hospital. In 1989, the name was changed to Trees of Love. The ceremony is held every year on the first Sunday in December.

Sheridan Recreation District Has Open Position

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The Sheridan Recreation District is looking to fill the position of adult sports specialist. Rec. District Executive Director Richard Wright explains what those interested in the position should do.

Sheridan Media Week in Review

Here's a look at the past week's top stories from Sheridan Media News:

Shots Fired in Cheyenne Over $60

Authorities say a Cheyenne man faces felony charges because he is suspected of firing shots at an apartment complex over an argument about $60.

The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports that 27-year-old Larry A. Turner is charged with attempted second-degree murder and aggravated assault.