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Johnson County, EMC Discuss Training For Employees

Johnson County Emergency Management Coordinator Marilyn Connolly came before the county commissioners at a recent meeting to notify them she intends to bring back a training program that is required by Homeland Security for compliance at the local level for future qualification of Federal funding through FEMA/Homeland Security.

JCSD1 Board Recognizes Students Of The Month

Johnson County School District One's Board of Trustees awarded their Students Of The Month for December at their meeting this week, as chosen by each of the schools in the district.

Buffalo Planning Director Busy With Various Projects

Lynn Barrett, Buffalo's Planning Director, reported to the city council at a recent meeting that she has been busy with numerous projects in recent weeks.

Sheridan College Piano Students Take the Stage

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The music department at Sheridan College presented their fall semester instrumental recital Thursday afternoon in the music room at the college.

For students, this counts as 15% of their final grade. Music instructor Jan Ambler explains.

Crash Holds Up Traffic

Photo by Pat Blair

A two-vehicle crash on 11th Street in Sheridan west of the intersection with Main held up traffic early Thursday night. At least two ambulances and a fire truck were on scene, according to a witness report, along with a tow truck and police cars.

Game Official Requests Hunter Survey Information

Specialists with the Wyoming Game and Fish Department are reminding hunters, right now, to complete their harvest surveys as soon as they’re notified by post card or email.

College Presents Christmas Concert

A variety of different musical styles, including jazz, classical and traditional Christmas music will be presented Friday night for the Christmas Spectacular at the WYO Theater in Sheridan.

'Get Caught Shopping'

(Photo by Ron Richter)

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce “Get Caught Shopping” campaign kicked off last Saturday and will take place during the next two Saturdays, the 13th and 20th. Chamber CEO Dixie Johnson said that the first Saturday of the campaign was a success.

Aftermath of Pearl Harbor-Part 2

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Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott continues the story of the days following the Pearl Harbor attack. Ninety-one year old survivor Mel Heckman was sent to a hospital in the United States after receiving burns from a bomb. We pick up the story after Heckman returns to Pearl Harbor, two weeks later.

Fair Board Trustees Approve 4-H Request

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Sheridan County Fairgrounds Facilities Director Jamie Ringley (Sheridan Media File Photo)

The Sheridan County Fair Association Board of Trustees met for their regularly scheduled monthly meeting Thursday. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.