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March 24th, 2011

Rights and Responsibilities of Free Speech

Dr. John O'Malley gave a lecture at the C-Tel Presentation Hall at Sheridan College Wednesday evening entitled “The Ethics of the Spoken Word: the College, the Faculty, the Student". Dr. O'Malley is the Vice President of Lone Star Community College-Kingwood in Houston, TX.

Rec. Board Approves Fee Raises

The Sheridan Recreation District has raised fees on several of their programs.

The Sheridan Recreation District is currently working on their budget for fiscal year 2011-2012. In order to make up some of the losses that are incurred every season at the Kendrick Park Pool, the Rec. District Board of Trustees approved to raise the fees this summer.

Buffalo to Install PRV Valve for New CJC

Reporting to the Buffalo City Council last week was City Works Director Les Hook, saying a new pressure reduction valve will be installed on the main water line on West Fort Street near Ed's Body Shop, a necessity because of the new criminal justice center. He explains.

Fortification Creek Final Plan Released

The Buffalo Field Office of the Bureau of Land Management released their proposed final Fortification Creek Planning Area Resource Management Plan Amendment and Environmental Assessment March 18th.

March 23rd

Ethics of the Spoken Word Lecture

Dr. O'Malley will present his lecture on Ethics of the Spoken Word March 23rd at 7 in the C-Tel Presentation Hall.

The public is invited to hear Dr. John O'Malley present “The Ethics of the Spoken Work: the College, the Faulty, the Student” this evening at the Sheridan College C-Tel Presentation Hall.

Accident Claims Lives of Two Sheridan Girls

Tragedy has come to a Sheridan family, as a report issued from Sgt. Stephen Townsend of the Wyoming Highway Patrol in Cheyenne indicates that 17-year-old Katherine Owings and 16-year-old Jennifer Owings died as the result of a one-vehicle accident three miles west of Gillette Tuesday afternoon.

Ag Seminar Offered on Forage and Hay Production

Example of Sanfoin Hay.

Farmers and ranchers, or anyone who has an interest in grazing areas for livestock, may wish to take part in a seminar coming up April 7th at the Hampton Inn in Buffalo.

Wyoming Disability Awareness Walk is Saturday

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The Wyoming Disability Awareness Walk is this Saturday.

The 7th annual Wyoming Disability Awareness Walk will take place in various Cities around the state this Saturday, including for the first time Sheridan.

Governor Mead Comments on Salazar's Announcement

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead, (left) and Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar. (Courtesy Photo)

Immediately after the announcement by Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar about four new coal leases in the Powder River Basin in Wyoming, Governor Matt Mead offered these comments on the importance of the energy industry.

City and WYDOT Work to Alleviate Business Owners Concerns

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The corner of 5th and Main in Sheridan is going to be getting quite the makeover in the next couple of months.

The North Main Reconstruction project in Sheridan has now made its way to 5th Street.