January 12th, 2015

Monday 01-12-15

Chamber of Commerce / Rotary Club Dueling Pianos Fundraiser, Tab Barker and Sasha Johnston

Alleged Kidnappers to be Tried Together

A district court judge has ruled that two people, Aaron Andrew Arnold and Nicole Lauraine Wight, will be tried together for the alleged kidnapping, beating and robbery of Arnold's ex-wife, Bearl Arnold of Sheridan.

Youth Hoop Champs

The Sheridan Bulldogs went undefeated to win the 6th Grade Girls division of the Holiday Inn Winter Shoot out this past weekend here in Sheridan.

Pictured are left to right: Coach Tracy Larsen, Alex Cameron, Addison Lucas, Annie Mitzel, Aniston Beard, Sophie Destefano, Taylor Larsen, Aria Heyneman & Coach Bobbie Beard.

High Winds in the News; Wyomingite Solves Kennewick Skeleton Mystery

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We all know that Wyoming is the windiest state in the union but gusts recorded back on Jan. 5 raised some eyebrows.

They were so severe, U. S. Sen. Mike Enzi even posted some of them on his Facebook page.

No One Injured in Fire

UPDATE: No one was injured in a recent fire in Sheridan and damage was minimal. The fire was reported Friday morning at about 7:30 at an apartment building on West Fifth street near the Exeter intersection. Smoke was reportedly coming from an apartment.

House Representative Details Bill Process

The joint session of the 63rd Wyoming Legislature starts Tuesday. House Representative Rosie Berger of Big Horn who as the House Majority Floor Leader will be managing the bills gave us an idea of how this will work, during a recent interview.

January 11th

Sheridan Elks "Hoop Shoot" Results

The Sheridan Elks Lodge Hoop Shoot was held Saturday, Jan. 10 at the Hoffman Golden Dome at Sheridan College.
PE Teachers in Buffalo, Arvada-Clearmont, Big Horn, Tongue River, and Sheridan held shoot-offs for kids 8 to 13, to determine school champions and those champions, along with kids who were unable to participate at school, were the ones shooting free throws on Saturday.
Winners are:
Girls 8 - 9: 1st- Addie Pendergast, Tongue River 11/25
2nd- Brooke Larsen, Sagebrush 9/25 3/5 in shoot-off
Boys 8 - 9: 1st- Tavis Aksamit, Tongue River 17/25

Weekend Local sports wrap up

BRONC / LADY BRONC BASKETBALL - The Bronc and Lady Bronc basketball teams combined to go 6-1 in Cheyenne at the McDonalds classic tournament the Lady Broncs went 4-0 to go to 8-1 on the season the broncs went 2-1 and are 5-3 overall.

The Lady Broncs dominated Wyoming teams Green River and Rock Springs and whipped two Colorado schools from Fort Collins and Grand Junction.

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A Look Back in Time: Jan. 12, 1915

The fire department responded to four calls within an hour and 15 minutes this forenoon.