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Bending over backward

March 20, 2015

Eight-year-old Peyton Benedict does a bridge during the Sheridan Recreation District’s spring youth tumbling program Thursday at the Sagebrush Elementary School gym. Justin Sheely | The Sheridan Press

Luck of the Irish at Jaycees fun run

March 16, 2015

Caila Booth ties her shoes prior to the Sheridan Jaycees’ Run ‘Til You’re Green fun run Saturday morning at Kendrick Park. The annual event is a fundraiser for Jaycees projects that work to better the Sheridan community and a kickoff to the summer race season.

A nice opening weekend for local golf courses

Isaac Dobrenz drives the ball during opening day Saturday at Kendrick Golf Course. Temperatures that soared into the 70s over the weekend drew local golfers onto the greens at Kenrick Golf Course and The Powder Horn Golf Course.

Kendrick Park boardwalk removed

March 13, 2015

Lisa Fenner walks her dogs down what used to be the Kendrick Park boardwalk Tuesday morning. City parks manager Chuck Carbert said the city’s Parks division removed the decaying boardwalk in late February because of liability concerns and maintenance expense. The exact age of the boardwalk is unknown, but references note the boardwalk in archived Read More

Fort Mac plays tonight, Friday

March 12, 2015

Cade Neeson, left, shrinks as Kameron Sutherland barks at him during Fort Mackenzie High School’s “Hard Candy” play rehearsal Wednesday at Fort Mackenzie High School. The alternative school’s stage performance shows Thursday and Friday at 7 p.m. at Fort Mackenzie High School. Justin Sheely | The Sheridan Press

Magical world of ‘Mary Poppins’

March 10, 2015

Sarah Campbell as Mary Poppins, left, sings with Brynn Bateman, as Jane Banks, and Michael Banks, played by Landon Alsup, during the “Mary Poppins” dress rehearsal Monday evening in the Sue Henry Auditorium at Sheridan High School. The musical production shows Wednesday through Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Justin Sheely | Read More

Adventure around every corner

March 4, 2015

Sunlight highlights a canyon wall after a fresh batch of snowfall Tuesday afternoon at Tongue River Canyon near Dayton.

It’s still winter

March 3, 2015

Mint Bar owner Monte Buckmaster plows the street along the sidewalk by his business Tuesday morning on Main Street. Sheridan received a fresh batch of snow that began Monday night. Temperatures are not forecasted to reach above freezing until Thursday. Justin Sheely | The Sheridan Press

Catching a lift back to class

February 4, 2015

Creating functional art

January 28, 2015

Lloyd Marsden holds a wood bowl after finishing it on the lathe. The bowl will have to dry for several days before Marsden sands and oils it. The bowl will be auctioned at a fundraiser for the Sagebrush Community Art Center in Sheridan. Marsden has been turning wood since his youth — his father was Read More

Too cold to play outside

January 13, 2015

Rolling out the hay

January 7, 2015

Santa delivers

December 24, 2014

Dave Marquis, as Santa, wraps a floral arrangement in plastic for delivery Tuesday at Babe’s Flowers on Main Street. Santa has been delivering flowers from the downtown flower shop for the past two weeks in the spirit of the season.

Students create clay critters

November 19, 2014

Celebrating 10 years of living with cancer: Friends, family, colleagues celebrate with SHS staff member

October 8, 2014

SHERIDAN — Maxine Fudge’s face registered surprise and delight when she walked into a room filled with friends and fellow teachers cheering for her at Sheridan High School after class on Tuesday. This day was special — it marked 10 years of living with breast cancer. Fudge works as a paraprofessional at Sheridan High School. Read More

Dayton Days cheer

July 28, 2014

Carolyn Workman “Tweety” waves at the crowds gathered during the 38th annual Dayton Days parade Saturday on Main Street in Dayton.

Another one in the books

July 14, 2014

Devan Reilly of Sheridan rides Broadmore for a score of 74 in the bareback riding event during the Sheridan WYO Rodeo Saturday night at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds arena.

Let’s get WYO’d

July 10, 2014

Scotty NeSmith of Morristown, Tennessee, dismounts for a score of 71 in the bareback riding event during the first night of the Sheridan WYO Rodeo Wednesday at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds.

Rodeo magazine ‘hot’; restaurant forthcoming

July 9, 2014

Welcome, rodeo fans, summer visitors! We’re glad you’re here.   ••••••   From the Bragging-On-The-Staff, file……. Good, interesting features and articles to read. Useful, local marketing information attractively presented. Compelling photography. Calendars. The whole magilla. The Sheridan Wyo Rodeo magazine came out last Thursday and it’s hot. We’ve distributed more than 12,000 copies already to Read More

Setting the sky ablaze

July 3, 2014

Dave Avery, left, and Justin Bishop load shells into three-inch mortars during setup for the Fourth of July fireworks show Wednesday afternoon at the Big Horn Equestrian Center. Each mortar shell is fired according to a timed sequence set by the firing control computer. The fireworks display is timed to by choreographed with music that Read More


July 2, 2014

Seven-year-old Austin Geertz, left, and Nathan Geertz, 12, light fireworks outside at the Whiz Bang Fireworks store Tuesday night on the north end of Sheridan.

Cowgirls kick off rodeo season

June 16, 2014

Kade Koltiska competes in break away roping during the Sheridan Cowgirls Association Rodeo on Thursday evening at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds. Koltiska will be going to the National Junior High School Rodeo in Des Moines, Iowa, later this month.

Fishing day

June 12, 2014

Fourteen-year-old Jarrod Roberts, left, and friend Hayden Burgess, 13, cast at Sam Mavrakis Pond off Eighth Street on Wednesday afternoon. The pond is a popular spot for Sheridan residents, young and old, to fish.

Annie Jr.

June 11, 2014

Micall Hoopes scrubs the floor of the orphanage during a rehearsal for “Annie Jr.” on Tuesday at the WYO Theater. This will be the third Annie Jr. performance in Tandem production’s 20-year history in Sheridan. Curtain is at 7:30 p.m. June 18-21 at the WYO Theater.

Monster trucks!

June 9, 2014

Willie Morris, Luke Morris and Sam Wilcock, from left, react as the monster trucks enter the arena during the Mega Promotions Tour Monster Truck Show on Saturday night at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds

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