Archive - 2013

September 30th


LADY BRONC SWIMMING - The Lady Bronc Medley relay team set a new school record last Saturday team members are Mackenzie Dougherty, Emily Speigelberg, Payton Brilz and Gretchen Dougherty.

Head coach Brent Moore says it was a tremendous performance. And he says not only for the four team members but it really helped jump start the rest of the team for the meet.

The Lady Broncs host a double dual with the Casper schools and Moore says the dual with Kelly Walsh should be very competitive.

Athlete To Speak At Jo Co Library October 8

Coming up next week at the Johnson County Library, endurance athlete Jennifer Pharr Davis will speak about her career both as an athlete and as an author.

Board Learns How Obamacare Will Affect JCHC

At their last meeting, the Johnson County Healthcare Center's Board of Trustees learned what effect Obamacare, or the Affordable Care Act, will have on the facility and its employees.

County To Discuss Resolution For Funding Library Expansion

On the Agenda for the Johnson County Commissioners' meeting Tuesday is a Resolution for the use of Consensus Funds to pay for the expansion at the Johnson County library. The discussion will begin at 9:30 this morning (October 1).

Cap Tax and Its Importance to the City

In just over a month, Sheridan County voters will decide whether to renew the Capital Facilities Tax for a maximum of $40 million over 8 years. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter has more.

UW Researchers Performing Study to Control Coyote Numbers

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Chemical neutering to control wild coyote populations in the state is being looked at by a group of researchers from the University of Wyoming. Zoology doctoral degree student Marjorie MacGregor says they hope to use chemicals to neuter the coyotes without changing the animal’s natural behavior.

Dayton Man Killed In Crash

The Wyoming Highway Patrol has confirmed that 49-year-old David Plymell of Dayton was killed Sunday afternoon in a crash on US 14 five miles west of Dayton in Sheridan County.

Loving to Look Down at (and Up at) Wyoming’s Devils Tower

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From land and from the air, the outline of Devils Tower can be seen from a long way off.

In the early 1980s, I owned a newspaper in Spearfish, S. D., and flew a private plane across Wyoming taking care of business there.

Christmas Wish Benefit Poker Run

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“Old Man G Performance” Owners, Jamey and Lisa Gilkey present Sheridan Media’s Bob Grammens with $850.00 toward the Sheridan Media Christmas Wish Program. Old Man G and Sheridan Media co-sponsored the 1st annual Christmas Wish Motorcycle Poker Run. Over 70 Motorcycles participated in the Poker Run.


The weather conditions were unfavorable, the Sheridan College Men’s team placed 3rd this weekend behind the University of Wyoming who won the event and Gillette College. The Women’s team placed 5th this weekend.

The weather conditions were cold and rainy on Friday and with no facility to move the rodeo too, the coaches and judges decided to postpone the rodeo on Friday.

They were able to have the whole long round on Saturday, with the help of Devon Smith, Cody Wulff and the Sheridan College Rodeo team the rodeo went off without a problem.