Archive - 2013 - News

November 4th

This Week's Poll Question

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It's a big deal to get your driver's license when you turn sixteen. Taking the written test and then taking the actual driving exam has tied many a sixteen year-old into a bunch of jangled nerves. But it is a privilege, right along with a good education.

Gatchell Hosts Fossil Show

The Buffalo Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Office is inviting people to bring in any unidentified fossil or artifact they have and hopefully have it identified by some experts in the field.

Board Discusses Employment, Resignations

The last meeting of the Johnson County School District Board had a light agenda but still took more quite a while to work through as they discussed policy changes and heard a few reports from administrators present.

Council Addresses Liquor License Renewals, Cap Tax Projects

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The Sheridan City Council will consider renewals of all of the liquor licenses within the city. Also under new business, an award of bid will be considered for household hazardous waste improvements at the city landfill.

County 'In Good Shape' For Obamacare Compliance

Johnson County's employees look have a favorable situation, at least for now, as far as their healthcare is concerned, according to a report given by Cobecon, manager for the county's healthcare plan.

Week in Review

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It's time once again to take a look back at some of the stories that made the news this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.

Mick Wiest, an English and language arts teacher at Fort Mackenzie High School in Sheridan was named the Wyoming's 2014 Teacher of the Year. He recalls where he was when he learned the good news.

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November 2nd

Board Hears Bullying Resolution

Two Sheridan schools and a teacher will be recognized for their achievements at Monday's meeting of Sheridan County School District 2. The meeting is set to start at 6 in the District's central office board room.

Council Discusses Weeds, Snow

Ranchester's town council will consider an ordinance regulating minors eating in bars at the next week meeting. The session will begin at 6:30 in the town hall.

Sheridan Inn Built For Railroad Travelers

The sign in the background proclaims the Sheridan Inn as Buffalo Bill Cody's home when he visited the city. (Photo by Pat Blair)

As part of our series on the Sheridan Inn, today, we focus on the railroad.

Sage Gallery Showcases Two Exhibits

This "Great Blue Heron in Flight," one wing partially sculpted for a 3D effect, is Helen Campbell's entry in the gallery's Parks and Pathways show. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Two shows will open for viewing Monday at the SAGE Exhibit Gallery in downtown Sheridan.