Archive - Mar 21, 2013 - News

Sheridan College to Renovate and Expand Tech Center

Sheridan College sophomore, Tillie Hoefer, works on a project with a manual mill machine. She's set to graduate with an Associate of Applied Science degree in Machine Tool Technology in May. (Photo courtesy of Wendy Smith with Sheridan College)

With all the recent discussion about growing the teaching staff at Sheridan College in high-demand areas like machine tool, welding and diesel technology to keep up with the students, what about their learning space? Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

The Sound of Swedish Music Fills the C-TEL

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It wasn't Swedish meatballs or even Swedish Fish that could be found in the C-TEL Presentation Hall at Sheridan College Thursday night, but it was the sweet sound of Swedish music that captured the hearts of the 100-plus audience in attendance.

Sen. Enzi: ' We've Got to Grow the Economy, Not Government'

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Sen. Enzi: ' We've Got to Grow the Economy, Not Government'

U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, also a senior member of the Senate Budget Committee, spoke on the floor of the Senate Wednesday night addressing the majority's budget. Enzi says the budget will lead to a $5.2 trillion deficit, leaves out the issues of Social Security and Medicare and is far from balanced.

Construction of Whitney Building at Sheridan College 'On Schedule'

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Construction of Whitney Building at Sheridan College 'On Schedule' (Photo by Chris Foy)

The academic center currently under construction at Sheridan College is set to open right on schedule this summer, according to Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Sheridan College, Cheryl Heath.

SC Preps for A Changing Economy

Earlier this week the Sheridan City Council approved a funding match by Whitney Benefits that will allow for Sheridan College to expand their faculty in the field of career technical education.

125 Years and Counting

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Citizens entering the front entrance of the Sheridan County Courthouse addition will be greeted by a giant mural of the Courthouse surrounded by plaques depicting the 6 different venues Sheridan County Government has used in the last 125 years. Kennon Products, Inc.

Representative Lummis Feels Ryan's Budget is a Plan to Renew America

The U.S. House of Representatives Thursday voted for House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan's budget resolution. Representative Lummis says that the House Republican Budget balances the interests of two very future vulnerable groups.

Environmental groups ask Wyoming to revoke Two Elk coal-fired power plant permit

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By Dustin Bleizeffer WyoFile.com

Buffalo, Johnson County Back Consensus Funds For Kaycee

At their meeting this week, the Buffalo City Council voted to back Resolution No. 1355, which officially backs Kaycee using the entire $733,000 in Consensus Funds and to approach the State Lands and Investments Board (SLIB) for additional funds to complete their street projects.

Johnson County Discusses Gilead Fire Costs, No Action Yet

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At this week's meeting the Johnson County Commissioners discussed the Gilead Fire, costs associated with the fire, and where the situation stands now.