Archive - Dec 15, 2010 - News

Winter Shootout is This Weekend in Sheridan

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The Sheridan Recreation District is gearing up for the annual Holiday Inn Winter Shootout Basketball tournament this weekend. Sheridan Recreation District Executive Director Richard Wright says that there are 72 teams competing in this year's tournament.

JC Courtroom Addition Means Move for Recycling Center

The new courtroom addition at the new criminal justice center in Buffalo will apparently necessitate a move of the Buffalo/Johnson County Recycling Center.

County Rejects Sand Creek Proposal

The Johnson County Commission, acting as the County Board of Equalization, on Wednesday voted to reject a formal proposal from Sand Creek Ranch that could have resolved a more than 2 and a half year-old stalemate between the two entities on land tax assessments on the ranch property. Aaron Palmer has the story from Buffalo.

Representative Madden Comments on Teacher Tenure Legislation

A proposed bill that will come before the Wyoming Legislature during the upcoming General Session next month would eliminate teacher tenure in Wyoming.

Close of Arch Coal Teacher Awards Nominating Period Draws Near

Time is running out to nominate a teacher for the Arch Coal Teacher Achievement Awards, as the nominations must be postmarked by January 10, 2011.

Swaneys Arraigned in District Court

In 4th Judicial District Court Tuesday morning, 38-year-old Clinton Swaney, represented by Sheridan attorney Mark Murphy; and his wife, 32-year-old Mandy Swaney, represented by Sheridan attorney Hardy Tate, were arraigned on one Felony Count of Obtaining a Prescription by Forgery – in this case, P

Jason Bowman; Jane Bowman Sentenced

38-year-old Jason Bowman and his wife, 53-year-old Jane Bowman, were sentenced in 4th Judicial District Court Tuesday morning.  The two had plead Guilty in early October per a plea agreement with the State.  The couple were initially charged with two counts–Delivery of a Controlled Substance, Me