Archive - Apr 2012 - Pictures

April 11th

Big Horn's Mitchell Davenport Advances to District

Big Horn Senior Mitchell Davenport, who played the flute solo "Allegro", recently won the Kiwanis Stars of Tomorrow competition held in Powell Wyoming. Mitchell is shown here with his accompanist Amiah Warder, also a senior at Big Horn High School, during the local Sheridan competition held at the WYO Theater on February 17th.

Standing Tall, Proud and Similar

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You don't have to go far from town to view this foal observed Tuesday just south of Woodland Park School on the west side of Coffeen Avenue after crossing the bridge. Looks like this youngster could look a whole lot like Mom when it grows up as evidenced by the similar markings already present.

April 10th

A Double Springtime Emergence

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Not only has the Trail End Historic Site emerged from its long winter hiatus but so have the daffodils. The historic site opened its doors for the 2012 season on April 1st and these daffodils were not far behind thanks to Rod Adams who has maintained the grounds since 2003. If you can't visit the site in person you can view it on line at:

April 9th

Drainage Work Complete on Beaver Creek Road

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Fletcher Construction has completed the replacement of the drainage culvert under Beaver Creek Road (CR-87) - about one mile south of Big Goose Road (WyoHighway-331). This 10.1-mile long road was closed at this point for two days to accomplish the work. If you haven't traversed this road recently now is a good time to do so.

April 8th

Look Inside This Easter Egg?

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If you're out and about you might check out the west side of Big Horn Avenue in the 1400 Block - have a peak at what's inside this hot pink egg. The folks at 1432 Big Horn Avenue wish all passersby a "Happy Easter."

April 7th

Egg Extravaganza!

Sixteen month old Alyssa enjoyed her very first egg hunt at the Vertical Church "E3" Easter Egg Extravanganza on Saturday morning in Kendrick Park. The 2-year old and under group were the first hunters, at 10:30 am, to seek out their eggs - and fill their baskets they did.

April 6th

Happy Easter

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A flower display just inside the front doors of Albertson's on Good Friday provides the background for this message of the season. "Happy Easter" from the staff at Sheridan Media.

Team Wyoming’s National Hockey Tournament

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The Team Wyoming Pee Wee Hockey Team recently competed in the National Championship Tournament near Washington DC. In addition to playing against some very talented teams from across the country, this opportunity of a lifetime included the experience of discovering American national treasures and the American history that affords them the freedom to play hockey in this greatest nation on earth.

Watch Out Spring Here We Come

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Looks like Dave Lawson has hung up his ice skates and shifted over to Whitney Commons where his well cared for crocus are poking through the mulch in front of the Whitney Commons sign across the street from the library. Dave, who works for Sheridan Ice at the Ice Rink during the winter months, is often seen working the grounds of Whitney Commons after the skating season.

April 5th

BH's Wigglesworth Takes 1st with a Personal Best

Halfway to the finish line with no one around him is Big Horn Junior Matthew Wigglesworth who finished the 300 Meter Hurdles in first place at the 2012 NSI Academy Twilight track meet held Thursday afternoon. Matthew's time of 43.45 is a new personal best beating his old PR of 46.25 set a year ago at the Tony Lehner Invitational in Glenrock.