Archive - Apr 2018 - News

April 30th

Dining for a Cause Benefits Sheridan Arts

Since being formed in 2001, Sheridan's Public Arts Committee has helped acquire over 70 sculptures that are now located permanently in Sheridan.

Tickets For Longmire Events Go On Sale Tuesday

Tickets go on sale today for the upcoming 2018 Longmire Days events later this summer in Buffalo.

Public Health, HUB Offering Car Seat Safety Event In Buffalo

Hub International Insurance and Johnson County Public Health are co-sponsoring an upcoming event designed to make sure kids are safe and secure while riding in cars.

Hospital CEO, Board Discuss VA Nursing Facility

Johnson County Healthcare Center CEO Nicole Hobbs, during her update to the Board of Trustees at their recent meeting, discussed the VA nursing facility that is proposed to be built in the state, with Buffalo as one of the possible sites.
She said she had concerns with the facility being located here.

Sheridan Climbs to Fourth Spot in Contest

As of Monday afternoon, Sheridan ranked in fourth place among the 20 small towns nominated in USA Today magazine's Best Small Town Cultural Scene competition.

Paul Taylor at the WYO on Saturday

On Saturday evening, Paul Taylor and the Light Along the Shore Band will perform on the stage of the Sheridan WYO Theater.

2018 Governor’s Primary is Going to Be a Doozy

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My, how things can change on the statewide political scene over a few months.

The Wyoming governor race in 2018 may end up being the most interesting race in the state’s history. I hope people are paying attention. Not sure we will ever see the like of this circus again.

Neltje To Be Awarded Honorary Doctorate

Local artist Neltje is one of two individuals that will be awarded an Honorary Doctoral Degree from the University of Wyoming during commencement ceremonies on May 12.

April 29th

Sophia Kwende Receives Spitaleri Award at UW

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Sophia Kwende, of Cameroon, is the recipient of the Rosemarie Martha Spitaleri Award as the University of Wyoming's outstanding graduating woman.

Laramie Student Named UW’s Top Graduating Man

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Excellence as a University of Wyoming honors student, service as a volunteer and key leadership roles at UW and around the world have resulted in the selection of Gabriel Selting, of Laramie, for the 2018 Tobin Memorial Award as UW's outstanding graduating man.