Archive - Feb 14, 2012

Bison Swimmers Are Conference Champs!

Buffalo's boys' swim team took the Conference Championship last weekend in Rawlins, finishing well ahead of second-place Worland to capture their third straight conference title.
Buffalo finished with 337 points, followed by Worland with 292, Douglas with 225, Rawlins with 204 and Newcastle with 102.
Coach Ron Chapin said this was the most exciting conference championship he has been involved in, and he was pleased with how the team responded to a good challenge from a good Worland team.

Johnson County Denies 24 Hour Liquor Sales Request

At last week's county commission meeting, a request from a local liquor retailer for a variance to allow sales of liquor during selected 24-hour periods during the year was denied.

Sign-Ups Now Required for SC ABE/GED Program

There has been a slight change to the intake process for the Sheridan College Adult Basic Education GED program. In the past walk-in registration for the program was accepted. ABE Director Sarah Riehn says that they're following a managed enrollment process.

Bird Farm Receives $2000

Monday, the Sheridan Bird Farm presented with a $2000 donation from the Pheasants Forever Chapter of Sheridan and Johnston Counties.

Warren Mischke, information specialist with the Wyoming Game and Fish explains what the money will be used for.