Archive - Oct 18, 2011

Fall Yard Display - But What is the Antique Farm Implement?

A symbol of fall stands to the right of an antique farm implement that was used, in its day, in the spring. Do you know what it is? The only hints I can provide is that it is about 106-years old, was used in the spring and currently resides in Big Horn.

Sheridan County Airport to Receive Security Cameras

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The Sheridan County Airport will soon be equipped with 14 brand new security cameras, thanks to the County Commissioners approving a contract with Ptolemy Data Systems, Inc.

Wyoming Supreme Court Won't Hear Arguments in Bear Cloud's Appeal

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Wyoming Supreme Court says it won't hear from two civil rights groups that wanted to argue in support of a Sheridan teenager who is appealing the life sentence he received after pleading guilty to a home invasion murder.

Whitney Benefits Continues Support for Media Production Program

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In a media release issued by Sheridan College Tuesday, it states that a partnership that began in 2010 between Whitney Benefits, Sheridan College and Sheridan County School District #2 enabled SCSD#2 to create a new vocational program in broadcast journalism, and that recently Whitney Benefits renewed their support for this program with an additional gift of over $38,000 for equipment and training.

Convicted Murderer Won't Get New Trial

4th Judicial District Court Judge John Fenn has denied a motion for a new trial for convicted murderer Shawn Osborne.

Sheridan Junior High School October Artists of the Month

Sheridan Junior High School 6th-8th grade student art of the month for October. Holly Legerski teaches 7th and 8th grades and Mary Lawson teaches 6th grade students

See student names and descriptions by hovering mouse over pictures.

Art sent in by Mrs. Legerski.

SEEDA: More Work on Lease and Development Agreement Needed

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A special meeting was held Tuesday morning where the Sheridan Educational and Development Authority discussed revisions to the draft lease between SEEDA and First Light Inc. in regards to occupancy of the former Hand in Hand Childcare Center in Sheridan.

County to Have Traffic Study Done Around Courthouse

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The Sheridan County Commissioners approved a contract with Fehr and Peers Consulting to conduct a traffic circulation and pedestrian access analysis around the Sheridan County Courthouse.

Sheridan Jaycees Turkey Shoot is Saturday

The 4th annual Sheridan Jaycees Turkey Shoot will take place this Saturday morning at the Sheridan Gun Club with all proceeds going to support Sheridan Jaycees Christmas Shopping Tour.

New District 4 Judge: Judiciary Committee Approves Bill for 2012 Legislative Session Consideration

The Wyoming Legislature's Joint Judiciary Interim Committee approved a bill last Thursday in Laramie to bring before the Wyoming State Legislature next year that will allow for a second judge in District 4, encompassing Sheridan and Johnson counties.