Archive - Jul 2012 - Pictures

July 8th

July 7th

Fundraising for Wyoming's "Make a Wish Foundation"

After a practice round of golf on a beautiful day and a wonderful BBQ Buffet it was time for entertainment from the left and later "Make A Wish Foundation" auction items from the right as the crowd was ready to enjoy both. First it was the 7th Calvary Drum & Bugle Corps that set the tone with a series of their favorite uplifting notes and beats.

July 5th

Cowboy up! Time to rodeo!

The cowboy on the Mint Bar and the clock seen through the trees on the corner say it is, "Time to rodeo." The week long Rodeo Week - July 6-15 - starts off on Friday with the Chris LeDoux Spurs & Spikes Memorial Golf Tournament @ the Powder Horn with a practice round, auction and buffet.

Playing in the Mud

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Hundreds turned out for Wednesday's 2nd annual Freedomfest put on by the Sheridan Recreation District at the old Woodland Park School on Coffeen Avenue in Sheridan. Along with a dunk tank and various eating contests and activities for the kids, the older set seemed to be content getting down and dirty playing some mud volleyball.

Photos by Ron Richter

Mud Volleyball Makes a Splash at Freedomfest

The 2nd annual Freedomfest, sponsored by the Sheridan Recreation District, featured an afternoon of mud volleyball. At the end of each game, competitors resembled swamp monsters. The full news story can be viewed by clicking here: http://www.sheridanmedia.com/new... (Photo by Judy Hagerott)

July 4th

The Sheridan Concert Band

Sheridan's Bill Avery conducted the Sheridan Concert Band - the 2nd Concert in the Park of 2012 - on a beautiful Tuesday evening as this "High Dynamic Range" photo indicates. The next Concert in the Park, on July 10th, is the Smokehouse Band from Minnesota that concert organizer David Kuzara says is "Awesome" and so far this season he is two for two when it comes to quality concerts.

July 3rd

Fire Near Ash Creek Road

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Firefighters responded to a fire just off of Ash Creek Road in northern Sheridan County early Tuesday evening.

Photos by Ron Richter

A Full Moon Arising

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A full moon is rising over the Big Horn Equestrian Center east of Big Horn where in just 24-hours, on Wednesday evening, the only fireworks show in Sheridan County will be taking place. The near full moon on Wednesday mixed with the fireworks by Bruce Burns should make for a great aerial display as we celebrate Independence Day 2012.

Heat Wave Stresses Gardens

These frontyard raspberry bushes put in hard work this week to produce their first berry crop of the season. Extreme heat waves in Sheridan have stressed many residential gardens. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

"High Tailin' It" into Sheridan

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Ready for deer hunting season? This nice buck was seen on the southwest corner of Main and First Street just waiting to be shot - by a camera - or just for enjoyable viewing. Tuesday morning Don Hauf, the City of Sheridan Traffic/Sign Supervisor and his crew - Ross and Justin - were installing Sheridan's latest sculpture.