It's time once again to take a look back at a few of the top news stories from this past week with our Sheridan Media Week in Review.
Sheridan businessman Jesus Rios was selected by the Sheridan City Council to fill the vacant ward three seat on the Council. Rios says that enthusiastic about the city's plans to increase reserve funds.
A man from Sheridan who faces a maximum of 70 years in prison if convicted on all seven charges of embezzling over $1 million in royalties from a local oil company, pleaded not guilty Thursday morning in district court, on all counts. In an arraignment that lasted about 20 minutes, 55-year-old Ronald Barnes sat quietly in suit and tie at the courthouse in Sheridan, while the judge explained the charges and made sure he understood the court proceedings that would follow his plea.
He said nothing during the arraignment, other than giving yes and no answers to the judge about understanding the charges and proceedings. The judge said he'd be releasing a document order in coming days that will set the date for the trial
An arraignment was held Thursday in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan for a man charged with distributing heroin in the Sheridan area. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has the story.