Archive - Mar 21, 2012 - News

SCSD1 Discusses New Programs, Moves into BH Elementary

Superintendent Marty Kobza

Sheridan County School District 1 board of trustees met for their regular meeting Tuesday night in Big Horn and talked about ways to add new programs in schools.

Gillette Man Dies After One-Vehicle Rollover in Sheridan County

A 35-year-old Gillette man died in a one-vehicle rollover Sunday night in Sheridan County, according to the Wyoming Highway Patrol.

'Longmire' to Debut on A&E June 3rd

Author Craig Johnson (Sheridan Media file photo)

You may have seen the promos on TV advertising that the A&E show "Longmire", based on Ucross author Craig Johnson's books, will debut this summer.

Handicap Accessible South Park Bridge Dedicated

Mayor Dave Kinskey, standing with Jeff Mock of RENEW and Bruce Pryde, speaks to the crowd Tuesday morning during South Park bridge dedication near RENEW. The bridge meets ADA standards as handicap accessible, and connects 13 miles of pathway in town. (Brad Estes)

About 30 people attended a ribbon cutting ceremony and dedication for the south park bridge and pathway connection Tuesday morning outside RENEW on South Sheridan Avenue. Bruce Pryde Park Committee Chairman.

Fenn Chosen as CASA Champion for Children

Judge John Fenn

Each April Child Advocacy Services of the Big Horns names a “Champion for Children” in recognition of Child Abuse Prevention month. District 4 Judge John Fenn has been selected as the 2012 recipient.

Sheridan County Awards Bid For Final Leg of Historic Courthouse Upgrade Project

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Sheridan County Awards Bid For Final Leg of Historic Courthouse Upgrade Project

The Sheridan County Commissioners Tuesday awarded the bid for the final phase of upgrades to the Historic Courthouse to O'Dell Construction in the amount of $197,000. Sheridan County Administrative Director Renee' Obermueller.

Buffalo's Second Art Chalk Festival Needs Artists, Sponsors

Sheridan Media's Oldies 105-9 logo at last year's Buffalo Art Chalk Festival

The Second Annual Art Chalk Festival will be July 20th and 21st in Buffalo, and the call is going out to artists and potential sponsors to help make the event a bigger and better success this year.

Johnson County OKs Bid For Filing System At Judicial Center

Johnson County Commissioners

At their meeting Tuesday morning, the Johnson County Commissioners accepted the bid for a new filing system at the new Judicial Center.

Buffalo Council Approves Reimbursement Of Moving Expenses

After the Buffalo City Council adjourned their meeting Tuesday night, the question was raised by councilman Russ Humphrey on whether or not the council would approve reimbursing the new city/county engineer for moving expenses from the East Coast.