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July 6th, 2014

Country Approves OJJDP, Drug Court Agreements, Application

Johnson County's Commissioners approved a routine draw-down of funds from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention program (or OJJDP) grant for operational funds.

NW Water Pipeline Storage Tank Complete, Needs Floor Work

Buffalo City Works Director Les Hook gave his regular report to the city council at their last meeting, saying the 500,000-gallon storage tank is complete, but the interior floor has issues he wants corrected before he will accept the project.

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Week in Review

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

July 5th

Railroad Worker Named Town of Ulm

A railroad worker, perhaps homesick for his hometown in Germany, gave the name of Ulm to the CB&Q Railroad's newest construction camp in 1892. The site was reportedly the highest point on the railroad between Billings and Edgemont, S.D.

A Look Back in Time: July 6, 1914

Mrs. George Hardin, a resident of Sheridan for 30 years, died at the Mayo brothers' sanitarium in Rochester, Miss., following an operation.

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Sheridan Man Sentenced For Burglary

A Sheridan man charged with burglary for his role in breaking into the Silver Spur Bar in Ranchester in February and stealing liquor with two other individuals, was sentenced in Sheridan County Fourth Judicial District Court Thursday.

July 4th

Hill Complains Against Lawmakers to State Bar

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Wyoming Schools Supt. Cindy Hill is firing back at state lawmakers who serve on a committee that released a report this week critical of her management of the education department.

A Look Back in Time: July 5, 1914

Miss Minnie Smith of Sheridan won the Stampede prize for being costumed in the most appropriate attire as the “Western Cow Girl.”