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May 9th, 2014

Dayton Awards Bid for Street Project

Dayton town councilors awarded a bid to Intermountain Construction & Materials of Sheridan for a rotomill and overlay of 1,500 linear feet of streets in the town, north of Sheridan.

Sheridan has Rhythm

Building community unity, residents of all ages joined together in a community drum circle held at the Y on Thursday night. Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott brings back the beat.

May 8th

A Look Back in Time: May 9, 1914

The school board in a special meeting voted to add manual training and domestic science courses to public school classes next year.

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Buffalo Pool Board Seeks Employee Raises

Members of the Buffalo Pool Board came before the city council at this week's meeting to put in requests for the council to consider giving their lifeguards at the outdoor pool raises effective this summer.

New Gatchell Exhibit Opens

Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum

Tonight a new exhibit entitled “Untrammeled: 50 Years of the Wilderness Act Through The Viewfinder” will open at the Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum in Buffalo.

County Signs Off On Gravel Pit Permit Application

The Johnson County Commissioners approved Chairman Delbert Eitel to sign a letter for Roduner Rock, LLC affirming the county has no zoning regulations in place that would prevent them from putting in a gravel pit in the Red Hills Road area east of Buffalo.

Penny Tax the Topic of Local Meeting

(Photo by Ron Richter)

Government officials with Sheridan County and the other incorporated municipalities within the county met Thursday night to discuss the optional one-cent sales tax. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the story.

Children Learn By Doing in Afterschool Programs

Enoch Lick, left, and Justyce Lucas enjoy some playground time before the Afterschool Program starts. (Photo by Pat Blair)
Afterschool Program Coordinator Beth Kennedy shows the life stages of a mealworm during the discussion on "bugs." (Photo by Pat Blair)
Ethan Schwabauer works on his robot - a "watch goose." (Photo by Pat Blair)

After school is a busy time at Woodland Park Elementary. Children in one group are learning how to care for their “pet” mealworms, while those in another are building robots. Still a third group of youngsters are involved in physical activities with instructors from Sheridan's Recreation District.

Fair Board Approves Funds for Cost Estimates

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Sheridan County Fair Association trustees last night approved payment of $1,850 to a Sheridan company to estimate costs of improvements at the fairgrounds. Sheridan County officials asked for the payment to cover expenses of TSP Inc. of Sheridan.