Pat Blair

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Enrollments Up in School District 2

Enrollment in Sheridan County School District 2 grew this year by more than 100 students over last year.

District 2 Trustees Hear Construction Updates

Sheridan County School District 2 Superintendent Craig Dougherty (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County School District 2 personnel are working with contractors and engineers to resolve a drainage issue at the new Henry A. Coffeen Elementary School.

Sheridan Angels Donate Backpacks

The Sheridan Angels have donated 140 backpacks filled with school supplies to Sheridan County School District 2.

Recreation District 1 to Meet

The Sheridan County School District 1 Recreation District will meet at 6 o'clock Monday night at the Downtown Sheridan Association building in Sheridan.

A Look Back in Time: Sept. 9, 1914

Engraved calling cards are the proper kind to use, and cost no more in the end than plain printed ones.

Fires Burn 40 Acres Near POE

Firefighters from Ranchester, Goose Valley and Big Horn battled grass fires off Interstate 90 near the Port of Entry on Sunday afternoon.

Pie Auction Raises $800-plus

Proceeds from Saturday's Harvest Celebration were still being tallied on Monday, but the Pies By Guys after-dinner auction was a huge success.

A Look Back in Time: Sept. 8, 1914

The kindergarten fall term starts on Sept. 28.

A Look Back in Time: Sept. 7, 1914

Fully one thousand Sheridan residents are in New Acme today, participating in the Labor Day celebration in the mining town.

Beer Company Once Dominated Sheridan Business

Whitney Commons occupies site of former brewery. (Photo by Pat Blair)

In 1937, the Sheridan Brewing Company was reported to be the largest industry in the city.

Harvest Celebration Showcases Local Foods

PRBRC members set the table as lines form for dinner. (Photo by Pat Blair)
Carol LeResche was among the Harvest Celebration organizers. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Around 200 people attended the Harvest Celebration at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds in Sheridan.

Harvest Celebration Draws Crowds

The ninth annual Harvest Celebration went smoothly with plenty of food, and plenty of people around to eat the food on Saturday afternoon.

A Look Back in Time: Sept. 6, 1914

The Pastime Theater today is showing “Nina of the Theatre,” the first feature of the new Alice Joyce series.

Look-Back Article Puts Family on Trail of Ancestor

I recently spent an hour or so with Sheridan resident Curt Macha, looking over some divorce documents in the office of District Clerk Nickie Arney.

Fairgrounds Hosts Horse Sale This Month

The stone pavilion will be the site of a horse sale this month. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan will host the twelfth annual Sugar Bars Legacy Sale on Sunday, Sept. 21, in the stone pavilion on the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

Resource Council Meeting, Auction Set for Nov. 1

Jeffrey Lockwood will be keynote speaker at the Powder River Basin Resource Council's annual meeting.

A Look Back in Time: Sept. 5, 1914

Fire caused a loss of nearly $3,000 on the H.E. (Duke) Robertson ranch last night.

Harvest Celebration is Saturday

Sheridan's ninth annual Harvest Celebration will be Saturday in the Exhibit Hall at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds off Fifth Street.

On-Farm Produce Sales Allowed

The new on-farm sales resolution will allow farmers like Brad Holliday to sell the produce they raise. (Photo by Pat Blair)

Sheridan County farmers can now sell the products they raise directly to Sheridan County residents on their farms.

County Approves Wayside Horns for Ranchester

Sheridan County commissioners this week cleared the way for wayside horns to be installed at the Five-Mile Road railroad crossing in Ranchester.