Archive - Jun 5, 2012 - Pictures

Venus crossing the sun

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Albeit green this is what the sun looked like between clouds with Venus crossing it at 5:19 pm Tuesday from the Sheridan area. The green was from the green welders glass filter that was necessary to cut down on the sun's intense brightness and heat. Hopefully those that went to Sheridan College got a much better view through a telescope than I did through a camera.

Community Garden - Dayton Style

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Check out the elevated "Community Garden - Dayton Style" set at the foot of the Bighorns in beautiful Dayton, Wyoming. There are 23 plots and the last one was sold for the season on May 29th for $10. It's more than just a community garden it is more like a community project as Mayor Wood said the City purchased the wood and the wood shop students at the High School made the boxes.

New Fire Chief

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Monday night the Sheridan City Council signed off on Mayor Dave Kinskey's recommendation to appoint Terry Lenhart Fire Chief. Shortly after their approval, the Mayor made it official by swearing in Chief Lenhart. The full news story can be found here.

Photos by Ron Richter