Archive - Jan 24, 2017 - News

9-11 Memorial Statue

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It’s not the largest, but the heart and soul behind it, makes it one of the grandest statues in Sheridan. Sheridan Media’s Judy Hagerott brings us the story behind the 9-11 Memorial Statue.

Love in Stitches Donates Quilts to Hospital

Love in Stitches, a Sheridan non-profit organization, donated several handmade quilts to Sheridan Memorial Hospital Tuesday.

Chamber Hosts Ribbon-Cutting

The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors welcomed Bethesda Worship Center as a new member of the chamber with a ribbon cutting.

“Mike Forbes: Brass Music” Set for Friday at Whitney Center

Mike Forbes, world renowned composer, musician, and teacher, will be at the Whitney Center for the Arts Concert Hall on Friday. According to Erin Hanke, Director of the Center, the presentation is titled Mike Forbes: Brass Music.

Sheridan PD on Body Camera Legislation

Last week, a bill providing parameters and guidance on the handling of police body camera footage passed the Wyoming Senate. Sheridan Police Department Lt. Tom Ringley, comments on Senate File 32.

Andrew Gast on the History of the ABF

Many locals remember enjoying the Antelope Butte Ski Area while it was in operation but some may not realize that there is a lot more ski history to that part of the Bighorns. Andrew Gast, Executive Director and SKI-EO of the Antelope Butte Foundation.

Wyoming News Update

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Wind tax increase proposal rejected by Wyoming legislators

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming lawmakers have shot down a bill that would have quintupled the state's tax on wind production.

The Casper Star-Tribune reports the House Revenue Committee voted down the measure Monday in a 7-2 decision.

Coaches vs. Cancer Games Set This Week at Sheridan College

The Sheridan College men's and women's basketball teams will play Wednesday to raise awareness, and funds, to fight cancer in Sheridan County.

Buffalo Chamber's Winter Gathering Event Saturday

The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's Winter Gathering will be happening this Saturday, January 28th and they recommend those wanting to attend to pick up their tickets now for the event, which is going to be a good time, according to Chamber CEO Angela Fox.

Leadership Johnson County III Underway

Leadership Johnson County has begun class number three, and participants attended a recent county commissioner's meeting to introduce themselves and thank the commissioners for their financial and other support.