Archive - Feb 2010

February 25th

Sheridan High School Chapter Celebrates National FFA Week

Numerous navy blue corduroy jackets bearing the FFA patch will be seen at Sheridan High School Thursday, as the school's chapter participates in National FFA Week. Other ways they have been observing the week, which runs February 20th - 27th, Chapter President Vicky Nesbitt says.

Dayton Town Council Addresses Snow Plow Ordinance

The Dayton Town Council held a public hearing Wednesday night regarding the Town's snow plow ordinance. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has more.

Representative Lummis Is Confident That Wyoming Will Have Its Say In Health Care Summit

Senate Republicans announced this week that U.S. Senators John Barrasso and Mike Enzi are two of of the seven senators that the party is sending to President Obama's health care summit. U.S. Representative Cynthia Lummis says that the people of Wyoming's voice will be heard at the summit.

Governor's Workforce Summit Keynote Speaker Announced

The Wyoming Workforce Development Council, in partnership with the Governor's Office and the Department of Workforce Services, has announced that Keith Harrell will be the keynote speaker for the upcoming Governor's Summit on Workforce Solutions. Harrell is known across corporate American for his energetic, innovative presentations and as a dynamic life coach.

Freudenthal Says It's Time To Get Serious About Health Care Reform

At a news conference Wednesday, Governor Dave Freudenthal said that Wyoming cannot wait for the federal government to fix healthcare, and suggested that the State Legislature strongly consider a proposal before a house committee this week.

Wyoming Girls School Girls Hockey Team Faces-Off Thursday

Contributed by Judy Hagerott

The puck drops Thursday morning at 9:30 sharp as the Wyoming Girls School hockey team takes on the Sheridan Woman All-Stars in their 3rd annual face-off at Sheridan Ice, located at 475 East Brundage.

Public Pulse - Wednesday 02/24/10

Patty Bell-Usher, Kentz Willis and Caroline Benepe - Dining with Diabetes / National FFA Week w/ Jenny Vigil

Public Pulse - Tuesday 02/23/10

State Legislators / Governor Dave Freudenthal

Public Pulse - Monday 02/22/10

Sheridan County Historical Society / Downtown Sheridan Association Wine Festival

Pinnacle Gas Resources, Inc. Enters Into Agreement to be Acquired by Investor Group

Sheridan-based oil and gas company Pinnacle Gas Resources, Inc issued a media release this morning announcing that it has entered into a definitive agreement pursuant to which an investor group will acquire Pinnacle in an all-cash transaction for $0.34 per share of common stock, representing a premium of approximately 28% to Pinnacle's closing share price yesterday of $0.265.