February 27th, 2015

Do you support the Gun Free Zone Act or should the decision be made locally?

First Northern Bank of Wyoming
Yes: Gun Free Zone Act
28% (150 votes)
Yes: Make decision locally
42% (226 votes)
27% (144 votes)
3% (17 votes)
Total votes: 537

Kindergarten Day at Sheridan College

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Sheridan County kindergarteners had a treat Thursday as the Sheridan College Dental Hygiene Program hosted an event geared to these young students. Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott was there and brings us this story.

February 26th

Customers Testify in Mraz Trial

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The jury trial enters day five in Sheridan district court for 25-year-old Miranda Mraz of Sheridan who's been charged with seven counts of felony forgery.

Patton Son Says His Father is 'Doing All Right'

A son of Sheridan County legislator John Patton of Sheridan said Thursday night that his father was “doing all right” after more than a week of hospitalization in Cheyenne.

2-A East Regional Hoops / State Wrestling opens today / SHS v Gillette tonight / Pokes and Cowgirls take on UNLV Saturday

2-A EAST REGIONAL BASKETBALL - The Big Horn and Tongue River basketball teams are playing in the 2-A East regional tournament in Big Horn.

In the first round Thursday the Big Horn Lady Rams lost their opening game against Burns 56-40, today they play an elimination game with Lusk at 9:00.

The Tongue River Lady Eagles beat Lusk 48-34 to advance to the semi finals, they play Burns at 4:00.

The Big Horn Rams beat Burns 59-50 to advance to play Lusk in the semi finals at 5:30.

The Tongue River Eagles lost against Southeast 50-41, they play Moorcroft in an elimination game at 1:30.

Bronc / Lady Bronc indoor track results from Gillette

No Team Scores were kept:

Girls Individual Results: (Top 8 Only)
55 Meter Dash
3rd Gabby Edeen 7.47
8th Tie Mariah Grant 7.87

400 Meter Dash
1st Gabby Edeen 1:01.73 New School Record (Previous 1:03.09
Ashley Fox - 2014)

1600 Meter Run
1st Xiomara Robinson 5:35.07

3200 Meter Run
5th Emma Whiteman 14:29

55 Meter Hurdles
2nd Peyton Bomar 9.20
7th Madesta Shepard 9.87

Triple Jump
1st Peyton Bomar 34’ 9” New School Record (Previous 34-6 Bomar - 2015)

Long Jump
7th Madesta Shepard 14’ 2”

Pole Vault
7th(tie) Katy Thiel 7’ 6”
7th(tie) Anna Zowada 7’ 6”

SC Basketball ready for post season play

Sheridan College basketball teams set for Region IX tournaments

The Sheridan College men’s basketball team will face Central Wyoming College in Riverton on Friday in the opening round of the NJCAA Region IX tournament.

The game will tip at 7 p.m. and the winner will advance to Northwest College in Powell for remaining tournament action.

Head coach Matt Hammer’s Generals are 17-13 this season.

In the women’s Region IX tournament, head coach Frank McCarthy’s squad will head to Scottsbluff, Neb., on Wednesday to face McCook (Neb.). The game will tip at 3 p.m.

Hospital Auxiliary Announces Record-Breaking Projects

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Two of the projects operated by the Sheridan Memorial Hospital Auxiliary exceeded expectations, broke records in raising funds and contributed to the largest single donation ever for the hospital in 2015.

Burns: “Guns in Schools” Should Be Local Decision

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Legislation that would allow concealed weapons in Wyoming schools, government meetings and athletic events saw numerous amendments in the Senate Education Committee this week.

Two Local Parks to Receive Watershed Signage

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Officials with the Sheridan County Conservation District announced that Kendrick Park and the South Park Recreation Area, both located in Sheridan, will be equipped with informational signage about the Goose Creek Watershed.