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June 17th, 2013

Community Members Form PAC to Support Sheridan College Bond Initiative

According to a media release issued Monday, a group of community members have formed a Political Action Committee to elevate public awareness and gain voter support for a $15.85 million bond for renovation and expansion of the Sheridan College Technical Education Center.

A New Opportunity for Struggling Students

Sheridan County School District Two Superintendent, Craig Dougherty, says the district will be introducing a few new programs at the start of the next school year to increase graduation rates - and in particular - reach out to struggling teens.

Superintendent Takes a New Slant on Retelling History

This past weekend at Fort Phil Kearny, just over the border in Johnson County, visitors were treated to guided tours, living history demonstrations, and no entrance fees. It was also a great introduction to new superintendent Misty Stoll.

SCSD 2 Board Authorizes Purchase of Bus Video Surveillance Equipment

The Sheridan County School District Two Board authorized the purchase and installation of video surveillance equipment at the Monday night meeting. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has more.

Black Bear Euthanized After Being Fed by Camper in Dayton Gulch

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department trapped a male black bear in the Bighorn National Forest Sunday night after it was fed by a camper in the Dayton Gulch area that morning – and returned for more later. The four-year-old bear was euthanized, according to Game and Fish.

CASA Welcomes New Volunteer

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Child Advocacy Services of the Bighorns is celebrating a new addition.

Sheridan Runner Defies Age

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Sheridan residents who commute to work via 5th Street have probably seen Gary Green on his morning run.

Add Mark Jenkins to List of Legendary Wyoming Adventurers

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Who are Wyoming’s greatest adventurers?
First there was the mountain man Jim Bridger.  Then add the explorer John Fremont.  Maybe include the one-armed expedition leader John Wesley Powell.

Congressional Field Reps Get a Mouthful

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Field representatives for Wyoming's Congressional delegation hosted an “Office Hours” at the YMCA Friday, and though the meeting was sparsely attended, emotions were high among those who came to speak their views. DeAnna Kay, Denise Ebzery, and Matt Jones are Field Representatives for U.S.

City Council to Consider Budget Resolution Tonight

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For two weeks in May, the Sheridan City Council held hour long budget work sessions over the lunch hour to get a better understanding of where the money is being spent, and what projects its being spent on.