Archive - May 2012 - News

May 9th

Sheridan Community Steps Up For Habitat For Humanity

A local family is in need of the community's help to build a new home to accommodate their handicapped daughter, who became paraplegic after a car accident more than four years ago.

JCHC Board Gets Reports On Patient Satisfaction, Donations

The Johnson County Healthcare Center Board of Trustees heard updates on patient satisfaction surveys for the first quarter of 2012 and on donations and memorial contributions during the month of April.

Buffalo's RMI Success Recognized By State

The City of Buffalo, its businesses and people have apparently made an impression on those that attended the recent Rocky Mountain International Roundup, according to Chamber of Commerce Director Angela Jarvis.

Rabid Bat Found On Coffeen

A bat found in the Perkins parking lot on Coffeen Avenue tested positive for rabies.

Anti-Abortion Protesters Ruffle Feathers

Anti-abortion protesters demonstrated on Coffeen Avenue for a few hours yesterday afternoon.

Nice Day for a Groundbreaking

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Breaking ground on the Edward A. Whitney Academic Center.

Shovels in hand, officials with Sheridan College, Whitney Benefits, and a couple of State Representatives broke ground on the $15.2 million Edward A. Whitney Academic Center Wednesday. Prior to the ceremonial groundbreaking, Sheridan College President Dr.

May 8th

Red Grade to Open This Friday Morning

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Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger

It has been anticipated for some time, and Sheridan County officials confirmed it Tuesday, Red Grade Road in Sheridan County will open to vehicle traffic this Friday morning at 8 am. Sheridan County Public Works Director Rod Liesinger.

Sheridan PD Stresses Crosswalk Awareness

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SPD Sergeant Tom Henry

During the last several months, there has been a handful of incidents of pedestrians, either walking or on a bicycle that have been struck by a motorist within a crosswalk. The Sheridan Police Department wants motorists to know a few things concerning crosswalks in Sheridan.

Selling Their Wares

Some of the student art that was on sale at Sheridan College this week. (Photo by Domenic Ruffatto)
Some of the student art that was on sale at Sheridan College this week. (Photo by Domenic Ruffatto)
Some of the student art that was on sale at Sheridan College this week. (Photo by Domenic Ruffatto)
Some of the student art that was on sale at Sheridan College this week. (Photo by Domenic Ruffatto)

If you didn't get a chance to visit Sheridan College Monday or Tuesday, chances are you missed out on some fine art for sale as students were selling their art in the Whitney Building Fine Art Wing. Sheridan College Art Instructor Rod Dugal.

Patton Puts Emphasis On Education

Sheridan County state legislator John Patton gave a history lesson about the writing of the Constitution to the Republican Women's Club Monday afternoon.