Archive - 2013 - News

November 21st

Students Attend Library Board Meeting

Eleven government students from Sheridan High School attended Wednesday night's meeting of Sheridan County Public Library trustees.

College Hosts Trauma Seminar

Lynn Gordon talked about overcoming trauma. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan mental health professional Lynn Gordon discussed techniques to overcome the trauma that can surface during the holiday season during a brown bag lunch seminar Wednesday at Sheridan College's facilities on Main Street.

Ranchester Considers Irrigation Ordinance

Ranchester's Town Council looked at a proposed irrigation ordinance at their meeting this week that would allow residents along the Tongue River Irrigation Ditch to draw water for use on their yards.

November 21st

Library Auction Nets Funds For Expansion Project

Cynthia Twing, Director of the Johnson County Library

The Johnson County Library updated the county commissioners on their recent auction fundraiser and their latest plans concerning their proposed expansion project.

Chamber Lunch Focuses On Financial Abuse

This month's Buffalo Chamber of Commerce luncheon was at the Clear Creek Cantina on Wednesday and featured Grace Gibbs and Kathy Keeler of First Interstate Bank of Buffalo, speaking on elderly financial abuse, ways to recognize it, correct it, and prevent it.

Buffalo Now Has Own Habitat Affiliate

Habitat For Humanity has had a presence in Buffalo for quite a few years, but has always been a subsidiary office for somewhere else.
That has all changed recently as Buffalo's Habitat for Humanity organization has become independent.

Consultants Talk Target Industries Study

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CAEL Vice President Joel Simon at the SEEDA Board meeting Wednesday. (Photo by Ron Richter)

During their regularly scheduled monthly meeting Wednesday, members of the Sheridan Economic and Educational Development Authority Joint Powers Board received an update from consultants on the career and technical education training study that is about to move into its second phase. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has this report.

Public Transportation Study Results Will Be Presented at Meeting

Sheridan Senior Center Executive Director Carmen Rideout

The Sheridan Senior Center will host a community meeting Thursday that will focus on public transportation in Sheridan County. Senior Center Executive Director Carmen Rideout says that anyone is welcome to attend the presentation.

UW Receives Gift to Renovate Planetarium

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(Photo courtesy of the UW)

The Windy Ridge Foundation is providing 875-thousand dollars to modernize and renovate the 43-year old University of Wyoming Planetarium.

House Saved, with Neighbor's Help

Firefighters save house on Burton. (Photo Provided)

Local residents escaped unharmed from a house fire overnight on Burton in Sheridan.