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'Hillbilly 'Limpics' Winners Earn Tickets to Cowboys/Huskers Game

The inaugural Sheridan Media "Hillbilly 'Limpics" were held Thursday night at Fremont Toyota, with contestants showing off their skills in different hillbilly-themed tasks in an attempt to win tickets to Saturday's much-anticipated Wyoming/Nebraska game.

Jo Co Accepts Homeland Security, Health Grants

Johnson County Commissioner Smokey Wildeman

The Johnson County Commission accepted two grants earlier this month, one from Homeland Security and the other from the Wyoming Department of Health.

Friends of NRA Banquet Saturday Night in Buffalo

The Friends of the NRA (National Rifle Association) Banquet will be Saturday evening at the Johnson County Fairgrounds' Community Building in Buffalo.

Johnson County Approves Appointments to Boards

At their lone meeting earlier this month, the Johnson County Commission reviewed a number of applicants for various board positions and approved them.

Child Advocacy Services of the Big Horns Receives $9,000 Grant

Child Advocacy Services of the Big Horns Receives $9,000 Grant

Child Advocacy Services of the Big Horns announced Thursday that they've received a grant in the amount of $9,000 from the Sheridan-Johnson Community Foundation, which is an affiliate of the Wyoming Community Foundation.

Sheridan County Unemployment Rate Rises Slightly in August

Sheridan County Unemployment Rate Rises Slightly in August

Almost all of Wyoming witnessed a minor increase in the unemployment rate for the month of August. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the details.

Enhanced Weather Service Radar to Improve Precipitation, Tornado Detection

The National Weather Service Dopplar radar will be getting a major upgrade soon with the latest dual polarization technology that will improve the detection of precipitation and tornadoes.

Family, State Dignitaries Attend Funeral Services for Former U.S. Sen. Malcolm Wallop

Sheridan Police blocked off a portion of Tschirgi Street Thursday Morning as part of the high security for Malcom Wallop's funeral.

Funeral services were held Thursday morning at St. Peter's Episcopal Church in Sheridan for former U.S. Sen. Malcolm Wallop, with family members and other state dignitaries in attendance.

Buffalo's Oktoberfest Saturday in Crazy Woman Square

Angela Jarvis

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's 2nd Annual Oktoberfest will be this Saturday, September 24th in Crazy Woman Square in downtown Buffalo.

Buffalo Council Approves ACO Agreement 3-1

Buffalo City Council

Buffalo's City Council approved on a 3-1 vote the agreement between the City and County for the City's Animal Control Officer (ACO) to provide services to the County.