Let's Talk About It: Making Sense of the American Civil War, a book and film series will be coming to the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library starting January 17th. In conjunction with the books and films Patti and Bob Wilson have stocked the round case seen here with Civil War Memorabilia - the case is located just inside the front door of the library.
Local photographer H. Mike Roberts' "Dana's Journey: a Photo Show" is now on display on the Mezzanine of the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library through the end of January. The photos document Dana's progress through her treatment and recovery from cancer up to the wedding that she planned. Below are several samples from the black and white photos on display.
Big Horn Pep Band trombone player, Darien Gostas, blew his way into the New Year supporting the Lady Rams basketball team who blew away the competition last week and will meet their cross-district rivals, the Tongue River Lady Eagles in Dayton on Friday at 4:30 pm.
The first snow of 2012 has found its way to the Sheridan area. Motorists headed south near the Big Horn Junction CENEX station after work on Tuesday drove into heavy blowing snow at times. The Sheridan area is under a Winter Weather Advisory until 10 am MST on Wednesday for elevations above 3500 feet. Snow will continue tonight tapering off on Wednesday morning.
Some great hockey this past weekend, these pics are of the Sheridan Hawks Bantam team playing Riverton, Sheridan won both games keeping them on top of the standings with a record so far of 7-2-1. GO HAWKS!
Full Wolf Moon is the name of the first full moon of 2012. Full moon names date back to Native Americans of a few hundred years ago. Tribes kept track of the changing seasons by giving distinctive names to each recurring full moon. Amid the cold and deep snows of mid-winter, the wolf packs howled hungrily outside Indian villages - thus the name Full Wolf Moon.
As Big Horn Lady Ram Erica O'Dell guards Wright Lady Panther Brittany Belt on their way down court they pass in front of the Big Horn Pep Band. The sheet music on the stand is "I Gotta Feeling" by the Black Eyes Peas. The Pep Band may have played just the music but no doubt the lyrics set the tone for Friday night's game between the Big Horn and Wright girls varsity basketball game.
Green House Living for Sheridan will begin accepting elders at their facility in north Sheridan Wednesday, January 11th. Green House consists of four cottage type homes and one administration building. It will be 100 percent complete in late February or early March.