Archive - 2013 - News

October 19th

Classes Dismiss For Conferences

Classes in Sheridan schools and Story Elementary will be dismissed early on Thursday, Nov. 7, and there will be no school on Friday, Nov. 8.

School Connects Past With Present

Holy Name alumnus Mandy Leach has a reading/discussion session with a group of second and third graders. (Pat Blair Photo)

Sheridan's Holy Name Catholic School is a connection between the present and those who built the school nearly a century ago.

October 18th

Johnson County Attorney's Report For September

Johnson County and Prosecuting Attorney Kenneth DeCock's office, during the month of September, received 40 new misdemeanor cases, eight of which were DUI's.
There are 75 cases pending in misdemeanor or Circuit Court, 35 of which are DUI's and 7 are drug-related.

Students Market For Cause

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The Marketing class at Sheridan High School taught by Kathleen Pilch pulled off another successful Bronc Pink Day by selling 728 t-shirts. Money raised from the shirt sales will be donated to benefit breast health in the Sheridan community. (Photo by Ron Richter)

The 4th annual Pink Bronc Day was Friday at Sheridan High School, as hundreds of students and staff adorned t-shirts that were sold by students from the marketing class. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.

Crews Rescue Stranded Hunters From Bighorns

Search and rescue crews have pulled three groups of snowbound hunters from the Bighorn Mountains.

Judge Sentences Sheridan Man In Sex Case

A judge in Sheridan has sentenced a man to serve from 60 to 90 years in prison on five convictions of sexual abuse of a minor.

Gala Kicks Off 'Cabaret'

Downtown Sheridan just may look like a throw back to the 1930s this weekend, as people come decked out for this year's WYO Theater gala show, “Cabaret.”

Girl Scouts Want Recruits

One local woman is hoping to inspire young girls like she was over a half a century ago, by joining the Girl Scouts of America.

Campus Nearly Doubles

The property is east and north of Big Horn Stadium. (Pat Blair Photo)

Sheridan County School District 1 has nearly doubled its Big Horn campus with purchase of 15 acres adjacent to the existing school complex.

Resources, Farm Services Offices Open

NRCS Conservationist Andrew Cassidy catches up on some long-delayed work Thursday afternoon. (Pat Blair Photo)

Doors to the USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Services and Farm Service Agency in Sheridan were opened Thursday for the first time in 17 days, with the heads of the two agencies saying Sheridan County residents appeared to be unaffected by the closures.