Archive - Apr 2012 - Pictures

April 25th

Agribusiness Star

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Reata Brannaman of the John B. Kendrick FFA Chapter in Sheridan was the Star in State Agribusiness as well as the Region 3 Star in Agribusiness. Reata won the State FFA Equine Entrepreneurship Proficiency award and the Ag Sales Entrepreneurship Proficiency Award.

Big Sky State Games Hockey Tournament

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Bantams all took a team from Sheridan to play in
the 3 on 3 Big Sky State Games Hockey Tournament over the weekend. There was some tough competition but they all played excellent. Here is a little bit of the action.

Doing What Painted Turtles Do Best

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Doing what painted turtles do best - basking on logs in shallow, slow-moving water - is exactly what this turtle was doing when observed on a pond just east of Big Horn. For more on Chrysemys picta ssp.

April 24th

UW Science Research Center Moving to Adams Ranch

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According to Whitney Benefits the University of Wyoming has begun to develop a comprehensive planning document that will provide for a unified presence for the University in Sheridan. In particular the University Outreach, Research, and Extension Center would be located close to Sheridan College on the 560 acres of the Whitney owned Adams Ranch.

April 23rd

Earth Day @ Woodland Park Elementary

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Annie Wollenzien's first grade class at Woodland Park Elementary did their part for Earth Day by touring the area around their school with refuse bags in hand "picking up trash." Earth Day was actually April 22nd but for these students it was Monday at almost high noon when they did their part.

April 22nd

Top Area Athletes @ the 2012 Dan Hansen (updated)

When the 2012 running of the Dan Hansen Invitational Track Meet ended Saturday afternoon these six local athletes stood at the top of the leader board in the Varsity Competition.

Buffalo Swim Club's Duck Race 2012

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Over $2,000 in prizes was handed out Saturday at the Buffalo Swim Club's annual Duck Race down Clear Creek.

April 21st

Saturday Evening Sunset

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The sun calls it a day behind the Big Horn Mountains Saturday night.

Photo by Ron Richter

April 20th

Lady Bronc Win Streak Ends

Near the 22:30 mark of the first half the Lady Broncs perfect season came to an end as Laramie Lady Plainsmen #21 Hailey Hamilton (partly hidden by Lady Plainsmen #12) made an unassisted goal past Sheridan's goalie #21 Bailey McLean. The Lady Broncs came alive in the second half making a series of attacks but were denied on each attempt and the scored end at 1-0.

Movin' On

When Senior Lady Broncs Sydney Waggener, Rickie Ryan and Hartley Stewart's high school soccer season is over the three will be moving on together to Northwest College in Powell where they will play for the Trappers.