Wyoming Governor Matt Mead held a news conference Thursday in response to Peabody Energy and Arch Coal announcing that some 480 coal miners are being laid off due to financial difficulties during challenging market conditions.
An arraignment hearing was held Thursday in Fourth Judicial District Court in Sheridan for 27-year-old Joshua Campbell of Sheridan who’s charged with two counts of burglary for allegedly breaking into Frackelton’s Restaurant and the Chocolate Tree in downtown Sheridan February 27.
Tickets for the second season of the Wyoming Theater Festival go on sale today to the public at noon. According to a news release from DannyLee Hodnett with the Festival, tickets can be purchased from the WYO Theater online at www.wyotheater.com, or by calling the WYO Theater.
Fourth Judicial District Court Judge William Edelman sentenced 49-year-old Anthony Spragg of Sheridan Thursday to 3 to 5 years in prison with all but 90 days suspended and four years of supervised probation for Failing to Register as a Sex Offender in Sheridan County.
The next Conversations in History is slated for Wednesday, April 13 from 10:30 to 11:30 at the Sheridan Senior Center. The program will feature Helen Laumann discussing Edward Gillette. Sheridan County Museum Director John Woodward tells us a little bit about Mr. Gillette.
The program is open to the public, free of charge.
During a recent interview on our news talk show Public Pulse, Sheridan County School District Two Superintendent Craig Dougherty talked about how preparing students for life after high school has changed throughout the years.
A sentencing hearing was held Thursday in District Court in Sheridan for 51-year-old Michael Tibbets and 50-year-old Donna Gifford. The couple were found guilty of three counts of Felony Child Abuse in January following a five day jury trial.