With mountains, cold winters and long distances between towns, there’s plenty that Wyoming drivers can do to prepare their cars to avoid — or survive, if necessary — potential cold weather emergencies.
The Joint Education Committee advanced a bill that gives school districts increased power to determine disciplinary policy for absences and increasing penalties for absenteeism and truancy.
Several Wyoming school districts have begun reimbursing parents who have to transport their children to bus stops for just one round trip daily rather than two after the Wyoming Department of Education removed the portion of its rules dealing with the payments over the summer.
The Tongue River High School indoor track team has a number of strong athletes returning this year among both the boys’ and girls’ teams, but having to compete in a larger division poses a challenge for the team’s end-of-year prospects.
Head coach C.J. Scholl said the Tongue River High School wrestling team is entering the start of its second-ever season with a great foundation from last year’s experience.