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Lobban Avenue Project Scheduled For June Completion

Buffalo's Lobban Avenue Reconstruction Project is progressing and is still expected to be completed next month, according to Brent Bennett with Nelson Engineering of Buffalo, who is the Project Engineer for the city.

Gatchell Exhibit On State Flag Opens Thursday

A temporary exhibit called “Wyoming's Betsy Ross: Verna Keays-Keyes” will open this Thursday at the Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum in Buffalo.

Verna Keays-Keyes, a Buffalo resident, designed the current Wyoming Flag that was adopted by an act of the state legislature in 1917.

County Approves Drafting New Liquor Ordinances

Johnson County's Commissioners voted to approve Deputy County Attorney Barry Crago to draft new liquor ordinances that will take effect with the new fiscal year.

A Look Back in Time: May 16, 1917

Now here's Sheridan Media's look back in time, to 100 years ago, by reporter Pat Blair as published in the Sheridan Enterprise newspaper on May 16, 1917.

Council Splits in Decision on Liquor Ordinance

Faced with opposition from Sheridan's liquor dealers, the city council gave first-reading approval to a new liquor licensing ordinance by a vote of 4-2 Monday night.

Council Gives First-Reading Nod to Sign Ordinance

An ordinance that will allow electronic signs in Sheridan got first-reading nod from the city council Monday night.

Cort: Marijuana 'Considerably' More Dangerous

Marijuana is considerably more dangerous now than it was in the 1970s, or even 10 years ago.

Thompson Selected as New County Sheriff

Allen Thompson, who's currently Sheridan County undersheriff, was elected by county commissioners Monday to replace Sheriff Dave Hofmeier, who will retire effective June 30.

Law Enforcement, Athletes Carry Torch for Olympics

About 15 law enforcement people and 30 athletes set out from the Law Enforcement Center Monday morning carrying a torch bound for the Special Olympics that start Thursday in Laramie.

Running Hard Toward Life’s Home Plate; Count Your Lifetime by Innings Played

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It was 21 years ago this spring that my old friend Loraine Ocenas emceed my 50th birthday party and claimed its theme was: “How does it feel to have your future behind you?”

My answer, of course, was “my best years are ahead of me” and indeed, that turned out to be true.

SheridanWyoming.com

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