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Jets win Legion ‘B’ state tournament

Jets win Legion ‘B’ state tournament

SHERIDAN —The future looks bright for Sheridan baseball as the youngest members of Sheridan’s Legion baseball club proved there were none better in their division. The Sheridan Jets went undefeated over the weekend and were rewarded with the state B championship trophy in Casper. On Friday evening, pitcher Quinton Brooks and the Jets ran into… Continue Reading

No fatalities in motorcycles vs. cow collision

DAYTON — Three Indiana motorcyclists were involved in a vehicle accident Saturday night when a cow entered onto U.S. Highway 14A at mile marker 81. The Wyoming Highway Patrol and emergency services personnel received a call at 10:08 p.m. and responded to the scene. There were no fatalities. Wyoming Life Flight was dispatched but then… Continue Reading

Reports July 27, 2015

SHERIDAN FIRE-RESCUE Friday Rocky Mountain Ambulance assist, 400 block Airport Road, 1:45 a.m. Patient transfer, 1500 block Sugarland Drive, 1:15 p.m. Activated alarm, 3000 block Coffeen Avenue, 1:52 p.m. Patient transfer, 900 block West Brundage Lane, 3:19 p.m. RMA assist, 700 block North Custer Street, 9:03 p.m. RMA assist, 500 block South Sheridan Avenue, 10:35… Continue Reading

Disk golf coming to ParkFit

SHERIDAN — The weekly afternoon outdoor fitness sessions, Sheridan ParkFit, will continue Wednesday with disk golf at Sheltered Acres Park. Each Wednesday through Aug. 26 free community workouts will be offered at a variety of parks. All members of the community are invited to attend. This year, points will be given for each activity you… Continue Reading

SMHF annual meeting open to all Tues.

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Memorial Hospital Foundation will host its 2014-2015 annual meeting and report on Tuesday from 4-5 p.m. at Sheridan Memorial Hospital in conference room A&B. The meeting is open to all members of the community. The accomplishments of the foundation over the past year will be recognized, retiring board members will be… Continue Reading

Forbes, Brown wed April 25

SHERIDAN — Shelley Forbes and Jason Brown of Chicago were married April 25 at Graham Chapel in St. Louis, Missouri. Forbes is a graduate of Sheridan High School. She received her bachelor’s degree from Duke University and graduated from medical school at Washington University in St. Louis. She is employed as a resident physician in… Continue Reading

‘Field Sketching for Children’ coming to Brinton

SHERIDAN — The Brinton Museum, Sagebrush Community Art Center and Science Kids will present “Field Sketching for Children” on Thursday. Local artist Joel Ostlind will host a field sketching workshop for children 8 to 12 years old on The Brinton Museum grounds. Participants will meet at the Sagebrush Art Gallery located in the Historic Train… Continue Reading

Woodward to present at final Wyo. Weds.

SHERIDAN — The final Wyoming Wednesday program of the summer series will be presented Wednesday. Activities will take place at 10 a.m. at the Wyoming Welcome Center located off the Fifth Street exit of Interstate 90. Wyoming Wednesday has been offering informative, interpretive programs about the Sheridan area and Wyoming weekly. Emphasis has been placed… Continue Reading

Sheridan County Fair to be held July 30 – Aug. 3

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Fair is returning Thursday and will run through Aug. 3, and registrations for various competitions are now open. Open class competitions will be available to all residents in the following categories: Arts and photography Crafts Needlework and sewing Culinary Floriculture Vegetables and fruit School exhibits Pie contest Bear dressing contest… Continue Reading

Fultz to sign ‘Alive’ at Sheridan Stationery Friday

SHERIDAN — Author Candee Fultz will be at Sheridan Stationery, Books and Gallery signing copies of her new fictionalized autobiography, “Alive,” on Friday. From 1-3 p.m. all members of the community are invited to this free event. What do you get when you combine Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” “Back to the Future” and “CSI:… Continue Reading

Funny Face Productions to perform comedy at WYO

SHERIDAN — Funny Face Productions will be performing “The 25th annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” Thursday through Aug. 1 at the WYO Theater. The show follows a fictional spelling bee set in a middle school. Six adolescents compete in the bee, which is run by three quirky grown-ups. Each day will feature a 7 p.m.… Continue Reading

Local students compete, win at Community Leaders Competition

DAYTON — Incoming juniors at Tongue River High School Kiley Carroll and Natalie Stevens travelled with classmates to Washington, D.C., July 5-10 for the national Family, Career and Community Leaders of America competition. Competing alongside 8,000 other students, the girls pulled out a victory in their category. “Expect Respect” was a presentation made to educate… Continue Reading

Reports: July 24, 2015

SHERIDAN FIRE-RESCUE Thursday Rocky Mountain Ambulance assist, 400 block North Jefferson Street, 8:12 a.m. RMA assist, 2500 block North Main Street, 10:04 a.m. RMA assist, 1500 block Coffeen Avenue, 10:43 a.m. RMA assist, 1800 block North Heights Place, 3:21 p.m. RMA assist, 1100 block Coffeen Avenue, 6:42 p.m. ROCKY MOUNTAIN AMBULANCE Thursday No reports available… Continue Reading

Buffalo Golf Club to host Rally for the Cure event

SHERIDAN — The Buffalo Golf Club will celebrate Rally for the Cure’s 20th anniversary with a special golf event Tuesday. Rally has been a valued partner of the Susan G. Komen Foundation since 1996. Its volunteer organized golf, tennis and social events work to educate women about breast cancer and remind them to get annual… Continue Reading

Jets advance to state tournament semifinals

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan Jets kept the hot hitting going to advance to the semifinals of the American Legion B state tournament with a 13-7 victory over Cody junior varsity. After a dominating 15-0 romp of Rock Springs to open the tournament, Sheridan relied on 21 hits to defeat Cody. “We hit the ball extremely… Continue Reading

Cloud Peak Back Country Horsemen to meet Tuesday

SHERIDAN — The Cloud Peak Back Country Horsemen will host a meeting Tuesday at 7 p.m. The meeting, to be held at Carroll ERA Reality, is free and open to all members of the community. Discussions will include Forest Service projects, the Red Grade project and the state rendezvous. ERA is located at 306 N.… Continue Reading

Crazy Days returns to downtown

SHERIDAN — The Downtown Historic District Promotion Committee announced that Crazy Days on historic downtown Main Street is scheduled for next week. July 30 through Aug. 1, downtown retailers will be discounting much of their prior year’s inventory in order to get ready for fall and holiday shipments that will be arriving soon. Weather permitting,… Continue Reading

Jorgenson, Jets blow past Rock Springs at state tourney

SHERIDAN — Connor Jorgenson threw four no-hit innings, and the Jets cruised past Rock Springs in the opening round of the American Legion “B” state tournament. The Jets offense was firing on all cylinders. They reached base on 17-of-28 at bats — 10 hits and seven walks — and only struck out once. They turned… Continue Reading

SC volleyball hosting clinic for high schoolers next week

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan College volleyball program will host a developmental camp for high school volleyball players Wednesday. The camp is designed for the competitive volleyball athlete that is looking to make an impact at the high school level and is interested in potentially moving on to play at the college level. The day will… Continue Reading

Sanders, Saunders win PH Tuesday Men’s golf

SHERIDAN — Dan Sanders and Jerry Saunders each carded a handicap-adjusted net score of 4-under par (68) Tuesday at the Powder Horn to win the top prizes in the weekly Men’s Day competition. Sanders had two deuces — birdies on par threes — en route to his score. Bill DeLapp was third with a 68;… Continue Reading

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