Archive - May 8, 2017 - News

School Board Recognizes Schools, Staff for Honors

Sheridan County teachers and staff, students and Sheridan High School were formally recognized for their accomplishments Monday night during the district board of trustees' monthly meeting.

District 2 Funding Down, But Collaborative School Gets Nod

Sheridan County School District 2 trustees got bad news and good news at their meeting Monday night.

Mulholland Elected State GOP Chairman

Ryan Mulholland, who's chairman of the Sheridan County Republican party, has recently been elected chairman of the state Republican organization.

Commission Chairman Sees Challenge Ahead

Steve Maier, who's chairman of the Sheridan County commissioners, foresees a challenge next week as commissioners interview the three candidates for Sheridan County sheriff.

Commissioners Approve New Hires

Sheridan County commissioners at their meeting Monday approved hiring a new full-time employee in the road and bridge department and a new part-time employee in the University of Wyoming extension office if funds are available in the county budget.

Flood Advisory in Effect for Sheridan County

The National Weather Service in Billings has issued a flood advisory for Sheridan County through 12:15 pm Wednesday.

Commissioners to Interview Sheriff's Candidates Next Monday

Sheridan County commissioners have scheduled a special meeting at 1 p.m. next Monday, May 15, to interview candidates and select a successor to retiring Sheriff Dave Hofmeier.

Chamber Lunch Program: Summer Is Coming

The May edition of the Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce’s monthly luncheons will have a focus on the upcoming tourist season. Ryan Koltiska, Director of Marketing and Communications for the Chamber explains.

Project Graduation Seeking Volunteers

The 22nd Annual Project Graduation will take place on graduation night. According to Marcia(Marsha) Harper, the event is intended to keep the newly graduated Sheridan High Schoolers safe on a high risk night.

Sheridan County Museum’s Casual Conversations in History Set for Wednesday

The Sheridan County Museum will host their Casual Conversations in History program on Wednesday. The program is usually held at the Sheridan Senior Center but according to Museum Director John Woodward, this month’s program will be different.