The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm watch in Sheridan, Campbell and Cook Counties, which is in effect until 10 p.m. tonight. Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are expected in southeast Montana and north-central Wyoming.
Meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Billings, Albert Richmond, says the winds we've seen this week culminating in 40 mile per hour gusts Thursday night should be decreasing as the weekend approaches.
A Sheridan man pleaded guilty on Thursday to reckless driving, fleeing or evading police and related charges stemming from a May 7 incident where he led authorities in a high-speed pursuit from Sheridan into Montana. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.
Project Graduation was started in Sheridan in 1996 as a means to give graduating seniors from Sheridan High School and Fort Mackenzie High School an alternative to the parties and underage drinking that are sometimes the norm following graduation ceremonies.
The annual Miss Wyoming Scholarship Pageant will take place in Sheridan Saturday, June 22 at the WYO Theater. Volunteers with the Miss Wyoming Scholarship Foundation have been busy preparing for this year's event.