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April 24th, 2013

Johnson County To Get Their Own CAS Office?

Johnson County officials are looking into the possibility of breaking ties with their current parent office of Child Advocacy Services of the Bighorns, which is based in Sheridan, and start their own office in Buffalo to service Johnson County families only.

Keystone Awards Hit Main Street

A portion of Main Street will be blocked off Thursday afternoon for festivities associated with the Sheridan Senior Center's 3rd Annual Keystone awards celebration, which has expanded this year to include a street festival.

ST&T Gives Sheridan Online Makeover

Sheridan Travel and Tourism is getting ready to unveil a new version of its website, Executive Director, Shawn Buckley, said the old website needed some re-working.

VA Launches Hotline for Questions on Women's Benefits

Yesterday, Sheridan Media News reported about the growing presence of women at VA Facilities.

April 23rd

JCSD1 Board Awards Bid For Vestibule At CCMS

At their regular meeting Monday night, the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees awarded a bid to build a vestibule addition to Clear Creek Middle School to Wright Brothers of Sheridan.

Buffalo Council Recognizes Two For Tree Board Service

At their Tuesday evening meeting, the Buffalo City Council recognized two former members of the Buffalo Tree Board who recently retired after a number of years' service.

Buffalo Council Approves 8 Mills For This Year

Buffalo Mayor Randy Dyess

At their meeting Tuesday the Buffalo City Council approved Resolution No.1356, allowing them to claim the eight mills allowed them in garnering their share of property taxes collected in the county.

Planning Commission to Hold Special Meeting on 'Disconnect' With City Council

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Planning Commission to Hold Special Meeting on 'Disconnect' With City Council (Photo by Ron Richter)

At Monday's meeting of the Sheridan City Planning Commission, there was discussion about setting up a work session with the city council so that both bodies are on the same page. The idea was first suggested by planning commissioner Robert Webster and all agreed Monday that it was a good idea.

The Growing Role of Women in the Military and at the Sheridan VA Hospital

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The Growing Role of Women in the Military and at the Sheridan VA Hospital

In recent years, more women have been joining the military. As women are increasingly volunteering for service, the Sheridan Veteran Affairs Hospital is upping their efforts at helping these women. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

First Light Welcomes New Director

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William Maxwell is the new Executive Director at First Light Children's Center in Sheridan. (Photo by Ron Richter)

First Light Children's Center in Sheridan has announced that William Maxwell is their new executive director. The search began almost a year ago to find the right person to lead the center into the future. Maxwell feels he can bring a lot to First Light.