Archive - Sep 2010

September 28th

Public Invited to Easement Celebration

Earlier this month we reported that John and Vanessa Buyok gifted over 800 acres to the Sheridan Community Land Trust to protect it from development in perpetuity. On Saturday, October 9th, the public is invited to celebrate that gift, as CLT Executive Director Colin Betzler tells us.

New State Regs and Concurrent Enrollment, The Issue of the Year

Sheridan County School District 1 and Northern Wyoming Community College District held their annual joint board meeting at the new Big Horn High School last night. After dinner and a tour of the new facility, the two groups discussed concurrent and dual enrollment, including possible legislative changes to these programs.

The Lady Bronc tennis team will be one of the favorites at the state tennis championships

Lady Bronc doubles team GiGi Ruskowski and Haley Ligocki

STATE HIGH SCHOOL TENNIS - The 2010 Wyoming high school state tennis championships open tomorrow in Cheyenne the Sheridan Lady Broncs will be one of the favorites after winning their regional tournament last weekend.

Head coach Bob Farout says you gotta love the way the season has gone for the Lady Broncs and the way they are playing right now.

Wyoming Rural Development Council Conducting Community Assessment in Sheridan

Senior Rural Development Specialist Jo Ferguson with the Wyoming Rural Development Council

Two teams with the Wyoming Rural Development Council are in Sheridan conducting a community assessment that is a follow up to the one they conducted a little over five years ago. One team has been traveling around to various locations in the City to garner feedback and hear from the community, while the other team has been holding listening sessions at the Inner Circle at the Fulmer Library.

2010 Taste of Home is Monday

The 2010 Taste of Home Cooking School will take place next Monday night at the Sheridan Junior High School Early Auditorium. Taste of Home Culinary Specialist Michael Barna explains a little bit about his presentation.

Bear Cloud: Motion for Withdrawal of Guilty Pleas

Since the State Public Defender's Office has removed Shelley Cundiff as Wyatt Bear Cloud's attorney, his replacement, Kerri M. Johnson of Casper, has filed a Motion for Withdrawal of Guilty Pleas to All Counts.

Bear Cloud: State Replaces Shelley Cundiff as Counsel

Wyatt Bear Cloud, the second of three defendants in the Robert Ernst Murder case, had originally been scheduled to go to trial beginning September 13th. In a rushed Motion to Change Plea hearing on September 8th, he had changed his Not Guilty plea to Guilty on three counts: First Degree Murder; Aggravated Burglary; and Conspiracy to Commit Aggravated Burglary.

Certificate of Valor Awarded to Two Sheridan Men

From Left to Right: Sheriff Dave Hofmeier, Mike Dupuis Jr., Mike Dupuis Sr., and Cpl. Allen Thompson

A father and son displayed the utmost courage with their heroic efforts on Soldier Creek Road in Sheridan this past Saturday. Sheridan resident Mike Dupuis Jr. explains the accident that he and his father encountered while out helping a friend track a deer.

Public Pulse - Tuesday 09/28/10

Penny Zeller author "McKenzie" / Governor Dave Freudenthal

Big Horn is Decorated for Homecoming

The Freshman decorated Big Horn Post Office

Big Horn Homecoming is not until Friday but the town is already decorated thanks to this approved decorating