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Over Halfway There

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Sheridan College received another sizable gift that will go toward the capital campaign for the Thorne-Rider Student Center renovation and expansion project.

The Leaves, They Are A'Changin'

Temperatures are still in the high 70s, but the trees above Mavrakis Pond are starting to show their fall colors. (Photo by Tracee Davis)

Black-Eyed Susan

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If you get a chance while driving north on Big Horn Avenue a glance to your left will reveal a profusion of Black-Eyed Susans just begging to be looked at. If you can't see them in person you'll have to settle on this photo taken on a beautiful Tuesday morning. The Ojibwe, native Americans, used the roots of the plant as a poultice for snake bites and for treating colds.

Little Guys - Big Time Football Field

The Sheridan Recreation District Little Guy Football Teams provided half-time entertainment on Homer Scott Field Friday evening. The field was filled with 5th & 6th grade football players playing simultaneous games at the half-time break of the Sheridan Broncs and Evanston Red Devils High School football game.

Walk a Mile in My Boots

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Saturday, eight participants donned the gear of a firefighter and got a real taste of what a fireman does. It was called Fire Opps 101 and Fire Chief Terry Lenhart tells us what it was all about.

#2 East Too Much for Lady Broncs

In high school volleyball action Saturday afternoon the Sheridan Lady Broncs took on the #2 ranked Cheyenne East Lady Thunderbirds at home. Here East's Leah Cheney hammers one across the net but a pair of Lady Broncs: #30 Baylee Baker and Taylor Townsend go up and Baylee gets the block while #1 Brynne Gardner is alert and ready if needed on the play.

Broncs Take Field & Take Down Evanston

Senior Hayden Legerski, carrying the Bronc Banner, leads his team onto the field. On the field it was all business as the #3 ranked Sheridan Broncs downed the Evanston Red Devils 41 to 9. The Broncs hit the road to Rock Springs next week for a 6:00 pm game Friday before returning home to take on the Campbell County Camels. For more photos of the game see: http://deerrungraphics.com/footb...

Magnificent Meadowlark

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An open house was held Thursday night at the newly finished Meadowlark Elementary School in Sheridan. For the full news story, click here.

Photos by Ron Richter

Scratching-N-Sniffing at the Park

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It's time once again for the Dog and Cat Shelter of Sheridan to host their annual Scratch-N-Sniff fun day at Kendrick Park in Sheridan. Shelter Executive Director Cel Hope.

A Grand Commitment

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The Griffith Foundation has committed $2.5 million to go toward the renovation and expansion of the Thorne-Rider Student Center at Sheridan College. Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young.

SHS Tennis Seniors Recognized

On the last home tennis matches of the season Tuesday the Sheridan Seniors were recognized. Seniors Brad Peterson, Cameron Ellis, Malick Grant, Rachael Wood, Hailey Ligocki, Megan Eisenhauer, Denim Lind, and Laramie Westcott were recognized for their contributions to the team prior to taking to the courts for their last home stand.

Gilead Wildfire Eats Another 240 Acres

The Gilead Wildfire, burning near Buffalo and Story, grew 240 acres over the last two days, and officials with the National Incident Response Team estimate the fire's total size to be 6,000 acres.

Dedicating the Life House

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies held a dedication ceremony Tuesday dedicating the Life House on the their campus in south Sheridan. The Life House is a men's treatment center for those struggling with substance abuse addiction.

9/11 Remembered

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A remembrance ceremony was held Tuesday morning to honor those that were lost on September 11th, 2001. To read the entire news story, click here.

9-11 Remembered (updated)

Students & faculty of the Big Horn School Campus and the Big Horn Volunteer Fire Department gathered to mark Patriot Day and the National Day of Service and Remembrance Tuesday morning.

Car & Truck Show @ Plains Tire

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Pictures by Judy Hagerott

Out Of The Darkness Walk

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Pictures by Judy Hagerott

Casper Mountain Wildfire Causes 400 to Evacuate

A rapidly spreading wildfire has burned at least one structure and forced the evacuation of up to 400 people on Casper Mountain.

Authorities say as many as five structures have burned so far in the path of the Sheep Herder Hill Fire about 10 miles southeast of the Casper city limits.

Gilead Fire: 5760 Acres, 45% Contained

The Gilead Fire, near Buffalo, now encompasses 5,760 acres within the Big Horn National Forest.