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Johnson to read from work Saturday at library

July 30, 2014

SHERIDAN — Local author Abbie Johnson will read from her work Saturday. Johnson will be at the Sheridan County Fulmer Public Library at 2 p.m., and will read from her novel, “We Shall Overcome,” as well as poems from two of her collections. Copies of her books will also be available for purchase. This event Read More

Chamber to host candidate forum Aug. 5-6

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce’s Governmental Affairs Committee will host a candidate forum Aug. 5 and 6. This is a chance for the public to ask questions of all the local and statewide candidates for public office. On Tuesday, candidates for U.S. Congress and state positions will be at Sheridan College’s Whitney Read More

Sheridan County Fair to feature 2 nights of live music

SHERIDAN — The opening day of the Sheridan County Fair kicks off Thursday with a concert on the Exhibit Hall lawn. At 8:30 p.m., the Wild Night Outlaws will be playing at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds located at 1753 Victoria St. This event is free and open to the public. Friday, there will also be Read More

Concert in the Park to feature Concert Band

SHERIDAN — The next Concert in the Park will be held Tuesday and will feature the Sheridan Concert Band. From 7:30-9 p.m. in the Kendrick Park Bandshell, the concert will be directed by Don Cherni and Ariel Downing. The concert is free and open to all members of the community. Attendees are encouraged to bring Read More

Crews continue monitoring two fires on Bighorns

July 29, 2014

BIGHORN MOUNTAINS — Crews continued to build line around at least one fire in the Bighorn Mountains Monday. Bighorn National Forest Officials said the lightning-caused Roane Creek Fire, approximately 30 acres in size and located 2.5 miles south of Highway 14A in the Pete’s Hole area, was 60 percent contained on Monday. Officials expected full containment Read More

After compromise, commission OKs proposed development

SHERIDAN — A proposed development near the Traditions neighborhood on Mydland Road that met with strong opposition a year ago passed through the Sheridan Planning Commission on Monday with no resistance after the developer worked with nearby neighbors to resolve issues of concern. The Cloud Peak Ranch 16th filing subdivision is proposed to consist of 24 Read More

Sheridan County Fair kicks off Thursday

SHERIDAN — From visitors to participants, from livestock to families, there is something for everyone at the Sheridan County Fair, which officially opens Thursday morning at the fairgrounds. Anyone residing in Sheridan County along with three counties from Montana can be a participant in the annual event, whether showing a photograph or a prize swine. Read More

Cattlewomen, Chamber committee to host buyers dinner

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Chamber of Commerce’s Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee and the Sheridan County Cattlewomen will once again host the 10th annual Buyers Reception. The reception precedes the 4-H/FFA livestock sale on Aug. 4 at the Sheridan County Fairgrounds. The dinner is at 4 p.m. with the livestock sale beginning at 6 Read More

WWA celebrating 50 years with grizzly ecology

SHERIDAN — For the next event in a series of outings celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act of 1964 and the 30th anniversary of the Wyoming Wilderness Act of 1984, the Wyoming Wilderness Association will host a grizzly bear ecology tour in the Shoshone National Forest. On Saturday, Chuck Neal, a retired U.S. Read More

Folster to offer basic guitar lessons

SHERIDAN — Local musician and music therapist Michele Folster will present a free class on basic guitar skills. Folster will be at the Sheridan Fulmer Library on Saturday from 10-11:30 a.m. This class is meant for beginners interested in learning how to play the guitar. If you have a guitar, please bring it to the Read More

3-D archery shoot this weekend at Bear Lodge

SHERIDAN — The Sheridan County Sportsmen’s Association will hold a 3-D archery shoot Saturday and Sunday. The family friendly event will be at Bear Lodge Resort and costs $10 per shooter. If you want to shoot for competition, the cost is $20. There will be food and drinks available and sign-up starts at 8 a.m. Read More

Fundraiser set to benefit Harold Johnson

SHERIDAN— The Elks Lodge will hold a fundraiser for Harold Johnson to help raise money for costs associated with his cancer. From 4-6 p.m. on Saturday there will be a dinner, live music and an auction. The cost is $10 and the lodge is located at 45 W. Brundage St. If you can’t make it, Read More

Nature Conservancy celebrates 25 years

July 28, 2014

SHERIDAN — Every time she drives down a road in Wyoming, she thinks about two kinds of people. “Some drive down that road and see nothing out the window. It’s just nothing,” Nature Conservancy State Director Andrea Erickson-Quiroz said. “Then there’s the person who drives down the road and says, ‘I can see everything, the whole Read More

Senior Center encourages active living with bike rental program

SHERIDAN — There is something special about riding a bicycle that goes beyond the old adage of never forgetting how and includes never losing the desire to hop on and go for a ride. Bicycling has been said to be one of the easiest forms of exercise, one that people of a variety of fitness Read More

Brinton Museum to host lecture Wednesday

BIG HORN— The Brinton Museum will host a lecture Wednesday at 10 a.m. Assistant Curator Jessie Landau will lead the discussion on Bradford Brinton and the early 20th century cult of masculinity. This event is free and open to the public. The museum is located at 239 Brinton Road in Big Horn. For more information Read More

Meet and greet candidates for Dayton mayor, Town Council

RANCHESTER—  Come meet the candidates for Dayton mayor and Town Council on Thursday. At 6 p.m., all candidates will be at the Tongue River Valley Community Center to answer questions. The center is located at 1100 U.S. Highway 14 in Dayton. For more information please call Gina at 655-2443. This event is free and open Read More

First Presbyterian Church to host women’s retreat

SHERIDAN— The First Presbyterian Church will host a women’s retreat from Aug. 8-10. Open to all women in the community, the retreat will be held at Camp Story. Dr. Anita Schamber, Christian life coach, is the guest speaker for the retreat. Those who would like to attend should pick up a registration form at the Read More

Sock hop set for Friday at Story Woman’s Club

STORY— The Story Woman’s Club will host a sock hop Friday from 6-8 p.m. You must wear socks, and hopefully dress in 1950s-style clothing. The club will also serve cookies and punch. Free and open to the public, the sock hop will be held at the Story Woman’s Club, 28 N. Piney Road in Story. Read More

SCSD1: Lack of inflation adjustment from Legislature hurting school districts

July 25, 2014

RANCHESTER — Sheridan County School District 1 has joined forces with six other Wyoming school districts to form a coalition leading the charge to convince the state Legislature to resume an inflation adjustment to the school funding program. Calling themselves the Wyoming School District Coalition for an External Cost Adjustment, the group says K-12 schools statewide Read More

You’ve said ‘I do,’ now what?

SHERIDAN — Last week I found myself wishing a couple strange wishes: 1) I wish I had an electric bill to pay, and 2) if only I’d signed a lease agreement in the last 30 days. It’s not that I had a sudden desire to give my money away; I was scrambling to find proof of Read More

Presentation on self-defense for older women set for Aug. 5

SHERIDAN — Is self defense for an older woman different than for any other age? Not according to Francine Russell, founder and director of Empower Wyoming, an organization devoted to teaching women to fight back should they be confronted by an assailant. “We often visualize assailants as big and brutish but in reality they are Read More

VISTA volunteering for the young, young at heart

During my junior year of college, I had a bright idea. My minor was Spanish and I thought, “Why not go into the Peace Corps and get paid to polish my Spanish. I would be able to work with and in a completely different culture.” The response of the Peace Corps was, finish your degree, Read More

Kiwanis book giveaway lasts through Wednesday

SHERIDAN — Wednesday is your last chance to get a free book as the 24th annual series of Kiwanis sponsored book giveaways at Sheridan County libraries comes to an end. Since 1991 over 9,000 books have gone home with children from all walks of life thanks to a program that started under the federal “Reading Read More

Penrose Place senior living facility grand opening Wednesday

SHERIDAN— Penrose Place, a new 15-unit HUD subsidized apartment complex for seniors, will host a grand opening celebration Wednesday at 10 a.m. All members of the community are invited to this free event. Penrose Place is located at 667 East Sixth St. For more information call 763-4690.

Next farmers market set for Thursday downtown

SHERIDAN — The next Sheridan Farmers Market will be held Thurdsay on Grinnell Plaza. From 5-7 p.m. vendors will sell produce, arts and crafts and more as live music, children’s activities, demonstrations and nonprofit booths are hosted. Attendance is free for customers and vendor booths are available to rent. For more information or to sign Read More

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