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November 3rd, 2011

“Creating a Reading Community”: Elementary Read-A-Thons Gather Almost $20,000

Sagebrush Elemntary celebrates the conclusion of its Read-A-Thon program Monday in their school gym. Sheridan High School cheerleaders, Sheridan Game and Fish including Smokey the Bear were there and so was Pooh bear supporting this year's BEAR theme: "Be Excited About Reading". (photo courtesy of Sagebrush PTO)

Two Sheridan elementary schools are getting kids excited about reading and raising money at the same time.

November 2nd

Annual Jo Co Library Benefit Auction this Friday

Jo Co Library Director Cynthia Twing

Book It...To Your Favorite Destination is the theme for this year's Johnson County Library Benefit Auction, which will happen this Friday evening at the library, beginning at 6 pm.

Jo Co Assistant Planner to Retire December 30

Jerry "Ozzie" Osborn

Johnson County Assistant Planner Jerry “Ozzie” Osborn has submitted a letter of his intent to retire from his position with the county effective Friday, December 30.

Buffalo's Newest Police Officer Sworn In

Sgt. Jason Carder, Acting Police Chief, Buffalo Police Department

Buffalo has a new police officer, now that patrolman James Kozisek has been sworn into his new position.

Council Work Session: “The Value of Downtown”

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Council Work Session: “The Value of Downtown”

A little over two months ago John Heyneman of the Sonoran Institute hosted a presentation featuring Joe Minnicozzi from Asheville, N.C. that focused on downtown revitalization.

Alleged Meth Dealer Arraigned in District Court

Alleged Meth Dealer Arraigned in District Court

Sheridan resident Emerald Starr Lee was arraigned in 4th Judicial District Court Wednesday on the felony charge of Conspiracy to Deliver a Controlled Substance-Methamphetamine.

Wyoming Department of Health: Make a Plan to Prevent Diabetes

Wyoming Department of Health: Make a Plan to Prevent Diabetes

With November being National Diabetes Awareness Month, the Wyoming Department of Health is reminding residents that simple changes such as losing a small amount of weight and becoming more active can go a long way in preventing type 2 diabetes. 

Sheridan Library Gets $3,000 Grant to Host Civil War Talks

The Sheridan County Fulmer Public library received a $3,000 grant that will allow them to host a five-part discussion series titled “Let's Talk About it: Making Sense of the American Civil War.”

100+ Make Appointments for 'Give Kids a Smile Day' on Friday

More than 100 area children are signed up for 'Give Kids a Smile Day' on Friday. Sheridan College Dental Hygiene students and Sheridan-area dentists will provide free dental check-ups at the college.

Shooting Suspect Changes Plea

Shooting suspect changes plea in District Court.

Sheridan resident Eddie Delk changed his plea in 4th Judicial District Court Wednesday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the details.