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December 20th

Final Day of Legislative Forum in Sheridan

Jeff Holsinger with Volunteers for America presents at Wednesday's final day of the legislative forum in Sheridan. (Photo by Chris Foy)

After the legislative forum wrapped up Wednesday at City Hall in Sheridan, Representative Rosie Berger shared with Sheridan Media what the community means to her - and what she took from the day's session.

Gillette Arts Center, Jalan Crossland, Casper Instructor Honored

Gillette Arts Center, Jalan Crossland, Casper Instructor Honored

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - An arts center, a country musician and a retired community college instructor will receive this year's Wyoming Governor's Arts Awards.

The Wyoming Department of State Parks and Cultural Resources announced the awards Tuesday.

SAWS JPB Approves Upgrades at Treatment Plants

Sheridan Area Water Supply JPB Approves Upgrades at Big Goose, Sheridan (Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan Area Water Supply Joint Powers Board on Wednesday unanimously approves upgrades at the Big Goose and Sheridan Water Treatment Plants. Dan Roberts, Utilities Director for the city of Sheridan, explains.

Wyo. Business Council Wins Data Center Economic Development Award

Wyo. Business Council Wins Data Center Economic Development Award

The Wyoming Business Council recently received accolades in the data center category from national site selection magazine Expansion Solutions.

Cindy Hill: Deadlines Have Been Met

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Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill giving high fives to students of Meadowlark Elementary School during a Blue Ribbon Ceremony. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Cindy Hill and the Wyoming Education Department have been under fire from an interim legislative committee that's recommending taking away some duties of the state school superintendent and the Education Department.

JCSD1 Board Approves Employment, Isolation Requests

The Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees approved Employment and Isolation requests at their last meeting.

Lion Dogs on the Move?

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(Photo by Ron Richter)
(Photo by Ron Richter)
(Photo by Ron Richter)
(Photo by Ron Richter)
(Photo by Ron Richter)

In 1915, Sheridan businessman Peter Neiter purchased the two “Lion Dogs” that now, thanks to Neiter's donation of them in 1919, adorn the entrance to Kendrick Park in Sheridan.

Tonight it's All About the Men

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(Image Courtesy of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce)

Men are notorious for procrastinating when it comes to Christmas shopping, as waiting till the last minute seems to be the norm, rather than the exception.

Will social issues heat up Wyoming’s winter session?

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By Gregory Nickerson, WyoFile.com
Originally published December 18, 2012

When the Wyoming Legislature convenes this January, social issues will compete for legislative attention with major topics like education accountability and appropriations.

December 19th

JCSD1 Approves Early Graduation For 3 BHS Seniors

The Board of Trustees for Johnson County School District One approved requests for early graduation at their last meeting.