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September 12th, 2011

Sheridan Media Food Drive Huge Success

Each year, the anniversary of 9/11 has been one of the largest charitable giving days of the year for Americans. Sheridan citizens proved that to be the truth, coming out to donate to the Spirit of America Food drive in honor of the 10-year anniversary of 9/11.

Suicide Prevention Fundraiser Takes in More Than $18,000

Out of the Darkness walkers make their way through Kendrick Park Sunday afternoon. (photo from Lois Grindle-Bell, volunteer at the event)

Two hundred and fifty walkers participated in the 2nd Annual Out of the Darkness Suicide Prevention Walk Sunday, that's almost 100 more than last year's inaugural walk.

Reservoir Fire Grows During Weekend

Reservoir Fire seen over the Bighorns on Friday afternoon from Sheridan. (photo by Ron Richter)

Continuing to produce smoke over the mountains visible from Sheridan, the Reservoir Fire grew during the weekend to approximately 800 acres in size after it spread on the east side of Adelaide Reservoir in the Cloud Peak Wilderness Sunday, according to a Big Horn National Forest media release Monday

Buffalo Council Hears Update on Sewer Study

Buffalo City Council

The Buffalo City Council got an update from Russell Engineering on its study on Buffalo's sewer system at last week's council meeting.

Red Hat Society Enjoys Buffalo Hospitality

Red Hat Society parade in Buffalo

The annual Red Hat Society's State Convention was held in Buffalo over the weekend, and the town's hospitality and events were a huge hit with the estimated 150 ladies in attendance from all over the region.

Jo Co Library Asks Commission for Expansion Direction

Johnson County Library

The Johnson County Library Foundation Board approached the County Commissioners at last week's meeting to seek direction on where they should go in addressing the library's expansion or possible relocation.

September 11th

Scratch and Sniff Fun Day

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Eight year-old Cameron tries to convince 'Ellie' to go over the jump not through it.

It was a day devoted to dogs and their owners Saturday, at the 3rd annual “Scratch and Sniff Fun Day” held at Kendrick Park.

The event raised about $1,800 for the Sheridan County Dog and Cat Shelter.

A Dead Ringer of an Event

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Carrie Stahley hoping for a ringer at the Jaycee Horseshoe Tournament.

It was the first of its kind Saturday as the Sheridan Jaycees hosted their first annual horseshoe tournament at Marshall Park.

Organizer Cathy Rosenthal explains it was fundraiser done with a great cause in mind.

Governor Mead: Invest in Wyoming Cities, Towns and Counties

Governor Mead: Invest in Wyoming Cities, Towns and Counties

Wyoming Governor Matt Mead continues to express his belief that now is the time to invest in Wyoming by sending money to cities, towns and counties. This is a priority that the Governor focused on during the last legislative session.

Ten Years Later Sheridan Media Reflects on 9/11, Share Your Stories With Us

Ground Zero with the American flag hung by FDNY responders to the World Trade Center. (Federal Emergency Management Administration file photo)

Ten years ago today at 7:58 am the first plane hit the first World Trade Center tower in New York City. Whether close to the tragedy on the east coast or right here in Wyoming, most Americans felt close to the event in a way as everyone seems to remember where they were that morning.