Model train showNovember 26, 2013 Justin Sheely
Ezekiel Peel, 8, reacts as he explores the scale model town during the Sheridan Model Railroad Association train show Saturday in the old Taylor School building.
Boy Scouts boat raceNovember 25, 2013 Justin Sheely
Allen Bergman, 8, picks up his boat to race in the Boy Scouts Rain Gutter Regatta Saturday at the Sheridan Wesleyan Church. Bergman won the first heat of the race with his boat.
A magic kickoff lunchNovember 21, 2013 Justin Sheely
Second-grade teacher Meg Stransky searches for Alice as she plays the role of the Queen of Hearts from “Alice in Wonderland” during the kickoff lunch for “Imagine the Magic of Words” learning theme Wednesday at Sagebrush Elementary School. The school decorated the lunchroom with cutout doors like the ones from the movie “Monsters Inc.” Teachers Read More
Bird Farm releaseNovember 20, 2013 Justin Sheely
Big Horn Bird Farm employee Nate Brown opens the cages as a pheasant takes flight Tuesday at a Public Land Trust area on Rock Creek Road in Johnson County. The Bird Farm will release thousands of pheasants throughout the region this week with the exception of 1,200 breeders to produce eggs for next spring.
Birding at The BrintonNovember 18, 2013 Justin Sheely
Ten-year-old Grace Bailey, left, and her sister Billie Bailey, 12 look up from a bird identification book with Canterbury during the birding trip Saturday in Big Horn. The group started at The Brinton and then traveled to a residence nearby to find some Evening Grosbeak birds.
From the ground upNovember 6, 2013 Justin Sheely
Construction crews begin the dry-in phase at the new Henry A. Coffeen Elementary School Tuesday on South Sheridan Avenue. The structure is expected to be closed-in by mid-December. The project is two weeks ahead of schedule despite having some weather delays. The new school is expected to be complete in July 2014.
Kicking off HalloweenOctober 28, 2013 Justin Sheely
Three-year-old Xavier Brown walks around dressed as a fire truck during the Sheridan Jaycees Halloween Parade Saturday on Grinnell Plaza. Brown won the costume contest for boys age 0-3.
Big Horn homecomingOctober 17, 2013 Justin Sheely
Connor McCafferty, left, and Hanneah Puckett are crowned the 2013 Homecoming King and Queen. Juniors Christian Mayer and Elianna Paninos were named homecoming prince and princess during the 2013 Homecoming Assembly at Big Horn High School Wednesday night.
Taking in the scenery for BiketoberfestOctober 15, 2013 Justin Sheely
Casper bicyclists from left; Chloe Sale, Leif Hohansson and Logan Santistevan huddle around a map of the route that they will be taking during the Biketoberfest race at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds on Saturday
Sheridan Fire-Rescue open houseOctober 14, 2013 Justin Sheely
Audience members watch as Sheridan Fire-Rescue firemen Klay Condos, left, and Jerry Johnston spray the box engulfed in flames during a side-by-side burn demonstration Saturday at Sheridan Fire-Rescue. The demonstration was to show the benefits of having residential fire sprinklers installed at home. This box was not fitted with sprinklers.
Getting (Park) fitAugust 15, 2013 Justin Sheely
Grace Carlson, front, holds a side plank with her mother, Elizabeth.
Taking a flying leapJune 26, 2013 Justin Sheely
Carl Askins, 9, leaps off the diving board Tuesday afternoon at Kendrick Pool.
Soccer celebrationJune 25, 2013 Justin Sheely
Ten-year-old Matt Hogge, left, and Colson Coon, 9, celebrate after making a goal during the YMCA soccer camp this morning. Fifteen volunteers helped run the soccer camp, which had almost 100 kids signed up.
Summer stringsJune 13, 2013 Justin Sheely
Maria Hall, 12, practices her violin with the intermediate group for the Summer Strings Program Wednesday morning at Sheridan High School. The concert will be held at the Sheridan High School Commons Friday at 12:15 p.m. and is free to the public.
Building better tomorrowsJune 11, 2013 Justin Sheely
Mary Grant rolls paint onto a panel of siding Saturday morning for the Habitat for Humanity project on Poplar Trail. This was Grant’s first time volunteering for the nonprofit organization. Saturday’s “Women Build” event was meant to encourage women to volunteer with Habitat for Humanity of the Eastern Bighorns.
Structure fire on Coffeen Avenue Saturday nightMay 11, 2013 Justin Sheely
From staff reports SHERIDAN – The Sheridan Fire-Rescue Department responded to a structure fire at 65 Coffeen Ave. at 9:36 p.m. Saturday night. The fire was flaring out of a west window of the probation and parole office, which sits between the UPS Store and Buggy Bath Car Wash. Smoke billowed out of the north Read More
Photos: Sheridan High School PromMay 4, 2013 Justin Sheely
2013 Keystone Awards: PhotosApril 26, 2013 Justin Sheely
Photographs by Justin Sheely / The Sheridan Press.
Week in Photos: April 22 – 27April 24, 2013 Justin Sheely
Week in Photos: April 15 – 20April 17, 2013 Justin Sheely
Snowmobile Spectacular at SheridanApril 13, 2013 Justin Sheely
Saturday, April 6, 2013. Octane Addictions and X-Games athletes came to the Sheridan County Fairgrounds and showed some amazing free-style trick jumps on a constructed ramp and landing platform. (Justin Sheely/The Sheridan Press)
Sheridan High School Festival ConcertJustin Sheely
Justin Sheely/The Sheridan Press. Thursday, April 11, 2013.
Lord of the RingletsJustin Sheely
Tongue River students from fourth-grade elementary to high school worked together for the stage performance of “Lord of the Ringlets: Breaking the Hahbit.” Directed by Bonnie Klasinsk, which is her final production with the Tongue River Students. (Justin Sheely/The Sheridan Press)