What a Labor Day weekend of roping steers it was for Dave Sedar of Casper. Dave was the only roper of the 25 at the 23rd Don King Days to have a time in all four go-rounds that concluded on Monday afternoon at the Big Horn Equestrian Center.
On a beautiful Sunday afternoon at the 23rd Don King Days, Henry Collins boarded his bronc the old fashioned way - rode for 10-seconds - bailed off between pickup men Cody Cunningham and Jim Smith - and had the top score of 64 on the day. After two go-rounds in the steer roping Casey Tillard leads with 15.5 & 14.4 for 29.9 on the day.
Under perfect weather conditions the Sheridan High School Boys Varsity Cross Country team of: Michael Rotellini, Kyle Dietsche, Chris Garber, Taylor Bruso, Jordan Ligocki, Paul Stadick and Chris Romanjenko were off and running at the gun in the 2011 Michelle Ludwig Invitational 5000 Meter Run held on the grounds of Fort Mackenzie Friday afternoon.
The Sheridan County Commissioners approved a request on Thursday to close one block of Johnson Street in Big Horn (adjacent to the Big Horn Fire Department shown by the red arrow) from 5 pm to 9 pm Friday, September 2nd for a Celebration of Life for long time resident and long time County Fire Warden Edward Schunk.
Soon the Welch Cancer Center will take on a new appearance as the contractor KWN Construction begins the pouring of the floor and walls. The project is about one-week ahead of schedule at the start of September thanks to the trio of CTA Architects Engineers, Vista West Engineering and KWN Constuction, LLC.
Standing between two City of Sheridan vehicles near the Main Street Bridge, Entech Engineering employee Jim Bob Myers has just dropped his hat as if to signal the start of a race to officially re-open Main Street before the start of school on August 30th.
Sunday afternoon after two days of competition at the 19th Annual Elks Youth Rodeo held at the Sheridan County Fairgounds, Cameron Irwin from Buffalo, Wyoming came out on top as the Elks Youth Rodeo "All Around Senior 2011" and drove off in this 2011 Ford Truck thanks to Fremont Motor Sheridan, Inc. who provided the one year lease of this 3/4 ton, 4 wheel drive, crew cab.