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February 20th, 2015

‘Graduation Counts’ Program Off To Good Start

A program that aims to help students in Sheridan County School District 2 stay on track toward graduation is progressing well, according to district officials.

Gillette Man Could Serve 30 Years for Sexual Assault

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A 34-year-old man from Gillette has been sentenced to serve up to 30 years in prison for sexually assaulting his estranged wife.

Sheridan College President 'Disappointed' by Legislative Action

Sheridan College President Dr. Paul Young said he's disappointed in how Wyoming's Legislature has handled a bill aimed at changing how Wyoming's community colleges are funded, and he doesn't believe House Bill 118 will get to the Senate.

College Fundraising Launched With $50,000 Donation

Fundraising started this week to raise the final $4 million needed to complete the new Whitney Center for the Arts now under construction at Sheridan College in Sheridan.

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Johnson County Agrees To CMAQ Contract

Johnson County's Commissioners agreed to have the chairman sign the contract for Congestion Mitigation and Air Quality improvement program (CMAQ) for 2016.

JCSD1 Reworking Rules For Social Media In Schools

The Johnson County School District One Board of Trustees are looking at updating policy concerning social media and its use by faculty and students within the district, to better protect the district and its employees, but especially to protect the students.

Buffalo OKs Grant Application For DUI/Speed Enforcement

The Buffalo City Council approved a request by the Buffalo Police Department to apply for a grant for funding DUI and speed enforcement.

A Look Back in Time: Feb. 20, 1915

Mrs. C.E. Stevenson presided this afternoon over the second of a series of luncheons that she is giving complimentary to Mrs. Wheeler.

Kennon Announces New CEO

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Kennon Products, Inc, of Sheridan has announced that Joe Wright has been promoted to chief executive officer of the company. According to a news release from Kennon, Wright previously served as executive vice president and will now succeed Ron Kensey, the company’s founder and former CEO.