In April of 2012, we reported that longtime Executive Director of the Sheridan Dog and Cat Shelter Cel Hope would be slowing down a bit and handing off some of her responsibilities at the Shelter. Tuesday, Hope announced that she'll be retiring next spring.
The dog days of summer can be dangerous for our four legged friends, as dogs are unable to keep themselves cool when temperatures rise. Dr. Jennifer Gage with Big Goose Veterinary Clinic says that leaving dogs in vehicles is often a recipe for disaster.
The phone lines are now open and volunteers are making appointments for wellness screenings offered to the public during the 2013 annual community blood draws later this month at Sheridan Memorial Hospital.
At their meeting Tuesday, the Sheridan County Board of County Commissioners unanimously moved to support the upcoming bond issue regarding the expansion and renovation of the tech center at Sheridan College.
The North Main Association will be hosting the annual Taste of Sheridan this Sunday in Thorne-Rider Park. Chairperson for the Taste of Sheridan, Nancy Silla says that there will be 13 booths featuring some of the best food Sheridan has to offer.
Drowning is the leading cause of death for infants between the age of one and four. But staff with the Sheridan Recreation District are hoping to provide training to the youngest of youngsters and give them the basic skills to survive if they fall into a pool or another body of water.