Archive - News

June 18th, 2015

Buffalo Senior Center's Chili Cook-off This Saturday

The third annual Buffalo Senior Center's Father's Day Chili Cook-off will be happening this Saturday, June 20th in Buffalo.

A Look Back in Time: June 19, 1915

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 June 19, 1915.

Lawn Chair Race Kicks off Big Horn Mountain USA

Posted in

Concert goers were there early, lawn chairs in tow, waiting in line for the Lawn Chair Race to find their best seats for the Bighorn Country USA Music Festival and Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott was there and brings us this story.

Vintage Stories About State Political Figures

Posted in

Over the years, a person in my line of work has heard hundreds of stories from politicians.  A great many of them are funny and memorable.

Recently in Laramie, several such stories were told from the same podium and I would like to share them with you.

Big Horn Country USA Stage is Set

Big Horn Country USA Concert Park -- Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

The Big Horn Country USA Concert Park was set and ready to go this morning for the bands to start playing throughout the afternoon and tonight's headliner, Keith Urban. For the schedule, got to www.bighorncountryusa.com.

Vendor Ready to Sell Big Horn Country USA Souvenirs

Vendor Carolyn Kodesh -- Photo by Leslie Stratmoen

Carolyn Kodesh, who was standing in one of the tents off to the side of the Big Horn Country USA stage this morning, said she's the official vendor for the event organizer coming all the way from Wisconsin to sell special Big Horn Country USA souvenirs.

Ready to Serve in Big Horn Country USA VIP Lounge

Pictued from left are Sammy Sallade and Zaneisha Hein. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

Hosts Sammy Sallade and Zaneisha Hein of the Firewater Grill where the Big Horn Country USA VIP lounge is set up, told Sheridan Media’s Leslie Stratmoen a little bit about themselves and who would have access to the VIP lounge.

Big Horn Country USA Kicks Off

Pictured from left are Austyn Spurlock, Shantel Stahl, Jenniffer Hieb, Kristina Ngcongo and Sheena Immenschuh. (Photo by Leslie Stratmoen)

The grounds of the Trails End Concert Park in Sheridan, where the Big Horn Country USA music festival kicks off today, were filled this morning with people prepping the food and drink stands, vendors setting up their wares and concert-goers parked at the gate waiting to be the first ones in, all to the backdrop of music played over the loudspeaker.

Sheridan's Third Thursday Festival Series Starts Today

The Third Thursday Street Festival series starts today in Sheridan.

Chamber Expects Record Crowds for Weekend Events

This weekend is expected to be one of the biggest visitor weekends of the year, according to the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce.