Archive - May 2012 - News

May 2nd

Buffalo Council Split On Property Purchase For VBC

The Buffalo City Council, at their meeting Tuesday, got a request from the Vision Buffalo Commission to purchase a lot they feel is vital to the overall success of the downtown redevelopment plan.

First Light Seeks to Reach Sheridan's Middle Class

First Light Children's Center is more than just a daycare.

Johnson County Terminates Lease On Airport Hangar

During their meeting Tuesday, the Johnson County Commissioners voted to terminate the lease agreement for the “White Hangar” at the Johnson County Airport.

Early Mother's Day Violet Sale

The Sheridan African Violet Club is hosting its annual sale at St. Peter's Parish Friday and Saturday.

Wyoming Snowpack Down to 45 Percent of Average

Wyoming Snowpack Down to 45 Percent of Average

CASPER, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming's snowpack pack is now down to 45 percent of average, compared with 152 percent of average at this time last year. The Natural Resources Conservation Service in Casper says all of the state's basins are below average this week.

Car/Bicycle Accident Results In Minor Injuries To Child

BPD Acting Police Chief Jason Carder

A child riding a bicycle to school was slightly injured Wednesday morning when a vehicle hit the child, and the Buffalo Police Department is looking for the vehicle and the driver.

May 1st

Embezzler Sentenced in District Court

40-year-old Clearmont resident Camie Paumer was sentenced to 4 to 7 years in prison Tuesday.

40-year-old Clearmont resident Camie Paumer was sentenced Tuesday in 4th Judicial District Court in Sheridan. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the details.

Commissioner Wildeman Seeking Re-Election In 2012

Albert "Smokey" Wildeman

Johnson County Commissioner Albert “Smokey” Wildeman has officially thrown his hat in the ring to run for his seat on the county commission in this year's election.

Wildeman's seat is the only one up for election this year.

Miss Sheridan Fights Homophobia

Chelsie Nowak, reigning Miss Sheridan, is gearing up for the Miss Wyoming pageant, which will be held here at the WYO Theater June 23.

Johnson County Awards Cobecon Contract For Insurance

The Johnson County Commissioners, at their meeting Tuesday, awarded the contract to provide administrative services for employee healthcare to Cobecon.