Archive - 2013 - News

May 16th

Resurfacing the Courts

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Resurfacing the tennis courts at Thorne-Rider Park in Sheridan is something that the Sheridan Recreation District Board has had their sites on for some time, and now they will consider several proposals they received for the project.

Bond Modification Hearing Held for Larceny Suspect

A bond modification hearing was held Thursday in Fourth Judicial District Court of Sheridan County for 19-year-old Taran Schlegel. Sheridan Media's Ron Richter was there and has the details.

Huckleberry Daze Makes His Return

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Huckleberry Daze, a sculpture of a whimsical grizzly bear by artist Jerry McCellar made his return to Sheridan Thursday with a ceremonial unveiling at the Community Park in Sheridan on the corner of Main Street and Coffeen Avenue.

JCSD1 Board Awards Bids For Insurance, Storage

At their meeting Monday night, the Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees voted to approve two separate bids, one for property/casualty insurance and the other for a storage building and drainage work at Buffalo High School.

Road & Bridge Updates Jo Co Commission On Projects

At their last meeting, the Johnson County Commission discussed a number of othe road projects with Road And Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer.

Briefs From Buffalo Council Meeting

A few items from the last Buffalo City Council Meeting:

City Building Inspector Toby Rhoades reported that he has issued one permit to build a new home and has two other permits pending.
He has also issued five permits for new roofs to existing homes in the city.

Field of Honor Planned for Sheridan

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Several social clubs in Sheridan County have joined together in hopes of raising $25,000 to help service members who were injured in war.

Leathercraft Show Opens Friday

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The Rocky Mountain Leather Trade Show gets undeway at 9 o'clock Friday morning at the Holiday Inn in Sheridan. More than 55 vendors will converge at the third-largest convention in Wyoming to showcase their wares related to the trade of leather craftsmanship.

Bike to Breakfast Friday

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Friday morning is the last work day of Bike to Work Week, a construct of the Wellness Council of Sheridan County and the Downtown Sheridan Association, and it's the one time a year in Sheridan when people can “Bike to Breakfast.”

May 15th

Cash Mob Thursday at Fly Shop of the Bighorns

The latest cash mob put on by the Historic District Business Committee - a joint committee of the Downtown Sheridan Association and the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce - will take place Thursday at the Fly Shop of the Bighorns.