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March 17th, 2017

Hospital Opens Community Room to Organizations

Since Sheridan Memorial Hospital staff took over the Gould Street location in January, more than 60 groups have used the large community room that's available on the site.

A Look Back in Time: March 18, 1917

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on March 18, 1917.

Johnson County Small Business Expo Continues Today

The 14th annual Johnson County Small Business Expo will continue today in Buffalo, after an opening night last night, complete with a Chamber Business After Hours event to wrap up the evening.

Big Horn Holds St. Patrick's Day Parade

Decorated floats, cars and a couple of Big Horn fire trucks rolled through the main street of Big Horn Friday afternoon past a few dozen spectators in the community's annual St. Patrick's Day parade.

Biteman Releases Statement on Governor’s Veto

As Sheridan Media previously reported, Governor Matt Mead vetoed House Bill 137, the Wyoming Repeal Gun Free Zones Act. The bill would have allowed the concealed carry of firearms in government meetings.

UPDATE: Sheridan's JC Penney to Close in June

JC Penney has released a list of 138 stores that will be closing in an effort to cut costs and grow sales at its strongest locations. According to a statement from the Company’s Corporate Office, Sheridan's downtown location is among those that will be closed.

City Council Preview

The Sheridan City Council will meet for their second regularly scheduled meeting of the month on Monday.

McGinnis, Ballek Announce Retirement from YMCA

The Sheridan County YMCA Board President Ellen Treide announced that Executive Director Jay McGinnis and Associate Executive Director Diane Ballek will be retiring this year.

Sheridan's JC Penney Store to Close

JC Penney has released a list of 138 stores that will be closing in an effort to cut costs and grow sales at its strongest locations. According to CNBC, Sheridan's downtown location is among those that will be closed. Sheridan is the only location in Wyoming that was listed with the closures.

Change of Plea Hearings in District Court

A pre-trial conference turned into a plea agreement, then sentencing Thursday in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan. Sheridan Media’s Ron Richter has the details.