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They Came to Show Their Support

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Members of the Sheridan City Council discuss ambulance service at their meeting Tuesday night.

Nearly two-hundred people showed up at Sheridan City Hall Tuesday night to show and voice their support of the firefighters with Sheridan Fire-Rescue. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was at the City Council meeting and has the story.

Sheridan City Council Hears Update on Layoff Situation

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Layoffs were addressed at Tuesday night's Sheridan City Council meeting.

City of Sheridan Human Resources Director Heather Doke presented the City Council Tuesday night with an update on this year's employee layoffs. Doke spoke of the voluntary buyouts that were offered for a second year in a row.

4th of July at the Equestrian Center

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Another community 4th of July celebration got off with a 'bang' Monday as thousands gathered at the Equestrian Center for one of the greatest fireworks displays in the area. The fireworks dovetailed with a musical simulcast on Sheridan's rock station Z94.

Commissioners Approve Large Rezone Northwest of Dayton

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County Commissioners approved the Dayton Northwest Lands rezone Tuesday.

Part of the Sheridan County Comprehensive Plan that was adopted in 2008 called for a large rezone of land Northwest of the Town of Dayton.

Domestic Dispute Ends in Fatality

A media release from Detective Lt. Chris Dahmke at the Sheridan Police Department indicates that at approximately 7:55 p.m. on Monday, July 4th after responding to a domestic disturbance on the 100 block of west Nebraska Street, a 23-year-old male was shot by police after an altercation.

Sheridan City Council to Address EMS and Goose Creek Tonight

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Department heads from the City of Sheridan discuss ambulance service.

The Sheridan City Council will meet for their first meeting of July this evening. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has a preview of what's on tap.

Annual Karz Rod Run Sees Record 168 Participants

A record number of automobiles lined Main Street on Saturday for the annual Karz Rod Run. Karz Club of Sheridan member, Mark Wells, says that getting a large number of participants like the 168 cars they had enter this year depends on several factors.

Hand in Hand's Failure Still May Be Investigated

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The Hand in Hand Childcare Center in Sheridan now sits vacant after closing in June.

During last week's SEEDA Board meeting, it was discussed that perhaps an investigation or some type of exit interview process be conducted on the Sheridan Quality Child Care Initiative Board to determine exactly what went wrong that lead to the Center closing in early June.

JCHC Construction Phase Nearing End

The Board of Trustees for the Johnson County Healthcare Center met last Wednesday, and discussed the current construction project.

School Board Discusses Buffalo's New Elementary School

Dr. Rod Kessler

The Johnson County School Board, at their meeting last week, discussed the proposed new elementary school that has been tentatively approved by the State School Facilities Commission.