Sheridan Speedway: 'Community Made it Happen'

Sheridan Speedway: 'Community Made it Happen' (Photos by Chris Foy)

When was the last time you heard one of these, or saw one up close? For many, it was in 2006 - when the last race took place on the dirt track of the Sheridan Speedway. Sheridan Media's Chris Foy has the story.

It was a Museum Appreciation Weekend

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The Sheridan County Museum held a Museum Appreciation Weekend this past Saturday and Sunday and Sheridan Media's Judy Hagerott stopped by and brings us this story.

Putting Faith into Action

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A beautiful Sunday morning saw four churches putting feet to their faith. Over 350 parishioners skipped Sunday morning church services to go out and serve our community.

Gov. Mead to Appoint New WDE Director Soon

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Gov. Mead to Appoint New WDE Director Soon

The Wyoming State Board of Education announced this weekend that they've selected three finalists for the position of director of the Wyoming Department of Education.

Wyo Grows 4th Fastest

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Wyoming is still the least populated state in the nation, but it's number four in terms of growth.

Sheridan Media Week in Review

(Photo by Ron Richter)

A Sheridan High School student is leading a re-energized effort to get the Sheridan Speedway up and running. It's less than a mile from the center of town and was once a bustling racing hub, but for the most part the Sheridan Speedway has been forgotten.

Grizzly Bear Research at Yellowstone Resumes Monday

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Grizzly Bear Research at Yellowstone Resumes Monday (Photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons)

Biologists with the Interagency Grizzly Bear Study Team will be resuming research operations in Yellowstone National Park on Monday, continuing through mid-July.

Newscastle Teen Ousted from Science Fair

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Newscastle Teen Ousted from Science Fair (Photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons)

NEWCASTLE, Wyo. (AP) - A Wyoming high school senior who built a nuclear reactor was disqualified from the International Science and Engineering Fair this month on a technicality. It seems that 18-year-old Conrad Farnsworth, of Newcastle, had competed in too many science fairs.

Buffalo City Council Meeting Briefs

The Buffalo City Council, at their last meeting, heard an update from City Building Inspector Toby Rhoades on the City-wide Spring Cleanup.

Bake Sale, Dog Wash Fundraiser For St. Francis Saturday

Volunteers at the St. Francis Animal Shelter wanted to put on a fundraiser to benefit the shelter, and their brainchild will be Saturday at Washington Park in Buffalo.