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August 19th, 2011

Jo Co Commissioners Finalize Mikesell/Potts Regulations

Johnson County Commission

The Johnson County Commissioners approved and signed the finalized regulations for the Mikesell/Potts Recreation Area at Lake DeSmet.

August 18th

King is Number One Grill Master

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Ryan King takes 1st in "Blue Ribbon Cook-off."

It was the 3rd month for the 3rd Thursday Street Festival which hosted the 3rd annual “Blue Ribbon Cook-off, all Thursday night on Main Street in downtown Sheridan.

No Go for the TR Eagles This Year

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There will be no football for Tongue River this year.

Word came down late Thursday afternoon from Sheridan County School District One that the Tongue River Eagles High School football team would have to forfeit their season this year.

Pulling Teeth for a Good Cause

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VOA President Jeff Holsinger literally gave a tooth for a good cause.

It's not everyday that someone has a tooth extracted when it isn't exactly necessary. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter takes a look at one individual who went above and beyond to raise some funds.

NWCCD Approves Background Screening Policy

NWCCD Approves Background Screening Policy

The Northern Wyoming Community College District Board of Trustees approved on 1st reading a background screening policy at their meeting Wednesday night.

Veteran's Services Director at SC Wants to Help Vets Transition into College

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Brett Burtis, Director of Veteran's Services at Sheridan College

A newly created position at Sheridan College this year will focus specifically on veterans and their college experience.

Sheridan Thrift Stores See High Traffic in Down Economy

Thrift stores in Sheridan have seen more people come through their doors during the down economy, but the Salvation Army isn't getting their normal cash donations in order to keep up with that increase.

Romney's Campaign Stops in Wyoming Thursday

CHEYENNE (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney is making his first public campaign stop in Wyoming. Romney was scheduled to be in Lincoln and Teton counties in western Wyoming on Thursday.

Jo Co Makes Offer on Lands Near Airport

Johnson County Commissioner John Gibbs

The Johnson County Commissioners on Tuesday voted to make an offer to purchase lands near the north end of the airport property to secure enough space for future development at the site.

Buffalo, Jo Co Table Resolution to Cut Costs

Buffalo City Planner Zach Montgomery

The City of Buffalo and Johnson County are looking into pursuing mineral royalty capital construction grant funding for a proposed infrastructure upgrade in SW Buffalo, but Resolution 1328 was tabled by the city council Tuesday night, after engineering estimates came in higher than expected.