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February 11th, 2011

Sheridan College Tax Assistance Begins Today

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Sheridan College Tax Assistance Begins Today

Business students at Sheridan College will hold the first of eight sessions today where they'll be offering free tax preparation. The tax assistance is for those with an annual income of less than $50,000 with relatively simple returns.

Auxiliary Gifts $25,000 to Hospital

Courtesy Photo: (left to right) Peggy Callantine, Sheridan Memorial Hospital Director of Nursing, and Ada Kirven, Hospital Foundation Executive Director, accept checks in the amount of $25,000 from Barbara Niner of the Kozy Korner Gift Shop and Sandy Pilch, President of the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Auxiliary on February 11 at the Auxiliary's Annual Meeting. 

During their annual meeting Friday, the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Auxiliary gifted $25,000 to the Hospital. $21,000 came from the Kozy Korner Gift Shop, and the remaining $4,000 of the donation came from the annual Christmas Trees of Love program.

Three Arapaho Tribal Members Indicted for Embezzlement

Three Arapaho Tribal Members Indicted for Embezzlement

In a media release from the United State's Attorney's Office, U.S. Attorney Christopher A. Crofts announced that three Arapaho Tribal members from the Wind River Reservation appeared in federal court on embezzlement charges. The media release states that George Moss, Melody St.

SAGE-GROUSE GROUP MEETING FEBRUARY 23

According to a media release from the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, the Northeast Wyoming Sage-grouse Working Group will hold a meeting Wednesday, February 23rd beginning at 9:30 am at the BLM office located at 1424 Fort St. in Buffalo.

Sickler Court Appearance Postponed

Forty-two year-old Tonya Colette Sickler was scheduled to appear in Johnson County Circuit Court on Friday, but instead filed a waiver of her right to a speedy appearance in court, and will have her appearance rescheduled to a later date.

Fair Board Approves Cell Tower Agreement

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The Fair Board approved an agreement with Verizon to construct a 60 foot cell tower on Fairgrounds property.

The Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees approved to move forward with an agreement with Verizon to construct a cell tower on Fairgrounds property. Facilities Director Melissa Albrecht explains the numbers of the deal that was made with Verizon.

Former Hand in Hand Employee May Be Investigated for Embezzlement

A former employee of the Hand in Hand Early Childhood Education Center may be investigated for embezzlement.

A news release issued Friday morning by Sheridan attorney Tony Wendtland indicates that an investigation could go into effect regarding a former employee of the Hand in Hand Early Childhood Education Center in Sheridan.

John Schiffer: Great Debates in the Senate

Senator John Schiffer on a visit to Sheridan Media's Public Pulse program.

The Wyoming State Legislature is a little over half-way through the 2011 General Session.

“Peter Pan” Brings Neverland to SHS

SHS Senior Mona Tescher as Tinker Bell, hides in a tree while watching Peter Pan sing about the "Wendy Bird" shot out of the sky. "Peter Pan" opens a Sheridan High School February 24th.

The 2011 Sheridan High School Spring musical is fast approaching, and this year, children of all ages – after all, who wants to grow up? -- will enjoy the classic tale “Peter Pan.”

Woman Arrested in Drug Bust to Appear in Court

A Buffalo woman will make an appearance in Johnson County Circuit Court Friday, February 11 to face charges stemming from her arrest earlier this month in connection with a drug investigation at Buffalo High School.