Archive - Aug 13, 2013 - News

District #2 Approves Contract With VOA

(Photo by Chris Foy)

Trustees for Sheridan County School District #2 voted 5-1 in favor of renewing a contract for the upcoming school year with Volunteers of America for the Accountability Change in Education, or ACE program.

Chamber Seeking Items for Sheridan College Student Orientation

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce is seeking items from Chamber members to help ease the transition for new students starting the fall semester at Sheridan College. Chamber CEO Dixie Johnson explains.

Cheney to Enzi: Renounce Health Premium Subsidies

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Liz Cheney is calling on Sen. Mike Enzi to renounce federal assistance for congressmen and their staff to buy health insurance under health-care reform.

Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training Sept. 9, 10

In early September, the Prevention Management Organization of Wyoming will be holding a free two-day workshop in Sheridan called Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training. Community prevention specialist for Sheridan County, Thom Gabrukiewicz, explains.

Unusual Incident at Hair Salon in Sheridan

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The Sheridan Police Department has released further information regarding an incident that occurred at Le Bella Beauty Supply and Salon in Sheridan.

Up With People Builds a Mini Park for RENEW Clients

Up With People Builds a Mini Park for RENEW Clients (Photos by Chris Foy)

It's their first day in Sheridan, and they have already left quite an impression. Volunteers with Up with People from around the world, some as far as Switzerland, some from other states, spent Tuesday working on building a new mini park and barbecue area behind RENEW in Sheridan.

Liz Cheney and the Resident Fishing License

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The Casper Star-Tribune first reported an infraction that has inflamed some critics of Liz Cheney's debut in the Wyoming political arena and made national headlines in the New York Times: purchasing a Wyoming resident fishing license before her time.

Buffalo Council Approves Liquor License Transfer

After tabling the transfer at their last meeting due to contradicting payoff amounts for back sales taxes owed against the license, the Buffalo City Council approved the transfer of the license at their last meeting.

Rope For Knowledge This Saturday In Buffalo

The Fifth Annual Sheridan College in Johnson County Rope For Knowledge Scholarship Roping will be this Saturday from 9am to 3pm at the Johnson County Fairgrounds in Buffalo.

Notes From Jo Co Commission Meeting

At the last Johnson County Commissioner's meeting, Planner Rob Yingling discussed a number of issues with county subdivisions with the commission and received guidance on what to with them.