Project Graduation was started in Sheridan in 1996 as a means to give graduating seniors from Sheridan High School and Fort Mackenzie High School an alternative to the parties and underage drinking that are sometimes the norm following graduation ceremonies.
The annual Miss Wyoming Scholarship Pageant will take place in Sheridan Saturday, June 22 at the WYO Theater. Volunteers with the Miss Wyoming Scholarship Foundation have been busy preparing for this year's event.
Alongside the Republican National Committee, state superintendent of public instruction Cindy Hill has spoken out against common core education standards in Wyoming - standards supported by the Wyoming Department of Education.
Thirty-four livestock, farm and consumer groups in Wyoming from the Powder River Basin Resource Council to the National Farmers Union - recently sent a letter to the U.S. Senate to encourage their support of various amendments to the 2013 Farm Bill. That includes an amendment authored in part by U.S. Senator Mike Enzi. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has more.