A newly organized group in Sheridan will stage an event on Grinnell Plaza at 1 p.m. Saturday to protest proposed HB 150, a legislative measure that would provide money for parents to enroll their children in private schools.
The Antelope Butte Foundation was formed in 2011 and since has successfully bought and started resurrecting the Antelope Butte Ski Area. Andrew Gast, SKI-EO of the Antelope Butte Foundation, said that the lodge could be open before the end of summer.
As Sheridan Media reported earlier, Mitch Craft, who's an assistant superintendent at Sheridan County School District 2, gave information on the district's computer programs at a joint meeting of school and college district trustees earlier this week.
Graduation rates for Sheridan High School and Fort Mackenzie, Sheridan's alternative high school for at-risk students, are just under 90 percent, according to a report card issued this week by Sheridan County School District 2.