Archive - Jun 13, 2013 - News

Representative Coleman Discusses Affordable Care Act

Wyoming State Representative Kathy Coleman (Courtesy Photo)

The Joint Labor, Health and Social Services Committee of the Wyoming Legislature recently met, and one of the topics of discussion was the affordable care act and how it will affect Wyoming residents.

Miss Wyoming Contestants to Make the Rounds in Sheridan Next Week

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Miss Wyoming Lexie Madden (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Miss Wyoming Scholarship Pageant will take place a week from Saturday in Sheridan. Marketing and Business Manager for the Scholarship Foundation Patty Caywood says that the six contestants will be in Sheridan in a few days.

SAGE Summer Show and Sale Artists' Reception Thursday

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Watercolor by Helen Lytle Campbell.

An artists' reception was held Thursday evening featuring the work of 15 local Sheridan Artists' Guild members. Organizer Pat Trout tells us there are a variety of mediums are on display.

Parts of Sheridan County Hammered by Ping Pong Sized Hail

Parts of Sheridan County Hammered by Ping Pong Sized Hail (Photo courtesy Peg Martin)

Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the details on the storm that hit Sheridan on Thursday afternoon.

JCSD1 Board Approves Full Mill For Rec District

At their meeting this week,the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees voted to raise the mill levy for the Johnson County Rec District from a half a mill to a full mill.

Fun Fathers Day Planned at Jo Co Library

A fun Fathers Day program for Fathers and Sons is scheduled for this Saturday at the Johnson County Library.

Food and a fun activity that both dads and sons can enjoy is being offered free of charge to those wanting to attend.

Fairgrounds Shop Roof Project Completed, Soon to Purchase Dumping Trailer

Fairgrounds Shop Roof Project Completed, Soon to Purchase Dumping Trailer (Photo by Chris Foy)

At the last meeting of the Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees, they authorized facilities director Jamie Ringley to purchase a dumping trailer. He explains what it will be used for.

Audit mistakes mar Wind River schools' success story

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By Ron Feemster
Originally published May 28, 2013 on WyoFile.com

The schools in Arapahoe, a small town near Riverton on the Wind River Indian Reservation, have attracted national attention twice in the past 18 months.

Sheridan Health Center and Public Health to Hold Open House June 26

Sheridan Health Center and Public Health to Hold Open House June 26

The Sheridan Health Center and Sheridan County Public Health will be holding a joint open house on Wednesday, June 26 from 4 to 6 p.m. Executive Director of the Sheridan Health center, Cathi Kindt, explains.

Annual Chris LeDoux Day This Weekend in Kaycee

The third annual Chris LeDoux Day will be happening this Saturday in Kaycee.

Rodeo events and music highlight the celebration of Kaycee's most famous son, who enjoyed successful careers in both.