Big Horn Oldest Polo Venue in West

(Photo by Pat Blair)

The first polo games in the West were played in the Big Horn area. Brothers William and Malcolm Moncreiffe – scions of British nobility – arrived in the area in the 1890s. They bought land, ranched, and taught the local cowboys how to play the game.

SHS Senior Ready for Life After High School

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SHS Senior Spencer Porden is ready for life after high school. (Photo by Ron Richter)

Nearly 200 students from Sheridan High School will be receiving their diplomas Sunday during the school's graduation ceremony at Homer Scott Field.

4-H Educator Could be on Board In a Few Weeks

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(Photo by Pat Blair)

University of Wyoming Extension Educator Scott Hininger says the field has been narrowed for a new 4-H educator for Sheridan County. Two candidates were interviewed recently, and he hopes one of them will be offered the job in the next week or two.

VFW Post Celebrates 75th on Memorial Day

Photo by Hannah Stepenoff

A local VFW post is celebrating years of service on Memorial Day. Hannah Stepenoff has the details.

Kendrick Pool Opens Next Week

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The Kendrick Park pool fills on Friday. The pool holds 230,000 gallons of water, and filling it takes several hours. (Photo by Pat Blair)
Sheridan Recreation District Aquatics Specialist Jamie Ostermyer. (Photo by Pat Blair)

The swimming pool and “kiddy pool” at Kendrick Park will open for swimming next week. Sheridan Recreation District staff set to work Friday (May 23) cleaning and filling both pools.

Enzi Files for Reelection

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Senator Enzi filing for re-election tFriday at the Secretary of State's Office in Cheyenne. (Courtesy photo)

U.S. Senator for Wyoming, Mike Enzi, filed for reelection Friday with the Wyoming Secretary of State's Office. A news release from Enzi's office states that Enzi announced his plans to run for re-election to the United State Senate in July of 2013.

Wyoming Lottery Corp. Accepts Retailer Applications

The Wyoming Lottery Corporation is now accepting applications from retail business owners who want to sell Powerball and Mega Millions tickets at their businesses.

Sheridan Man Receives Historical Society Grant

Mike Mackey of Sheridan has received a research grant from the Wyoming State Historical Society for 2014. The $1,025 grant is for “Wyoming Samurai: Military Service at Heart Mountain.”

Sheridan High School to Graduate 190-plus

Sheridan High School Dean of Students Ed Fessler anticipates 193 students will graduate on Sunday.

College Music Instructor Wins State Honor

Sheridan College music instructor Dr. Christian Erickson recently won the 2014 ARTCORE New Music Competition.