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JCHC, Amie Holt Care Center Named To Nation's Best

Johnson County Healthcare Center and the Amie Holt Care Center in Buffalo were recently named in the top facilities in the nation by US News And World Report and The National Rural Health Association (NRHA).

Sheridan Equine Surgeon Travels to Kingdom of Bhutan

Sheridan may have a pioneer in the field of equine prosthetics, a relatively new field of veterinary medicine. Dr. Ted Vlahos was recently called to the Kingdom of Bhutan for his expertise.

'The Diary of Anne Frank' at Carriage House

Carriage House Theatre

The Civic Theatre Guild's production of “The Diary of Anne Frank” will take place this weekend and throughout February. The play tells the story of a 13-year-old Jewish girl and her family in hiding during the Nazi occupation of Holland.

Education and the Legislative Session

Education and the Legislative Session

This year's 61st Wyoming Legislative session is a budget session, which typically means that there'll be a lot of jostling back and forth on bills between the House and the Senate.

SHS Senior Named Top AP Performer

Keely Oltion

A Sheridan High School senior was the highest Advanced Placement achiever in Wyoming in 2011. Keely Oltion was one of two in Wyoming and 101 nationwide named a 2011 Siemens Award winner for Advanced Placement, an honor that carries a $2,000 college scholarship.

Keep Your Heart on the Job

Keep Your Heart on the Job

Heart disease continues to be one of the leading causes of death in Wyoming, as the state averages almost 1,000 deaths related to heart disease every year. Wyoming State Health Officer Dr. Wendy Braund says that understanding the heart's job can help us appreciate why certain choices can be so potentially harmful to our health.

Johnson Co. Commission Approves County Liquor Licenses

Johnson County Commissioners

At their regular meeting Tuesday, the Johnson County Commissioners approved the liquor license renewals brought before them.

Wyoming, Colorado Governors to Chair Sage Grouse Group

Wyoming, Colorado Governors to Chair Sage Grouse Group

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The governors of Wyoming and Colorado are teaming up with the head of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management to chair a task force dedicated to protecting sage grouse.

Missing Plane En Route to Wyoming Has Been Found

Missing plane headed to Wyoming found.

MOUNTAIN GREEN, Utah (AP) - Utah authorities have found the wreckage of a small plane that left the Morgan County Airport and crashed about nine miles away.

Legislators Comment on Proposed Drop-Out Age Changes

This week's Bank of Sheridan / sheridanmedia.com Poll Question deals with proposed changes in the state's drop out age. Two Sheridan legislators shared their thoughts on some of the drawbacks that come with reducing the drop out age from 18 to 16.