Category: Community News

Laird benefit an opportunity to give back

by marlys good “Life goes on, even though at times you wish it wouldn’t,” said Mike Laird on the eve of the anniversary of the death of his and wife Andrea’s 18-year-old son Brendon, who died June 6, 2014, from

Haller: 32 years of sharing love of music

by marlys good “It’s been a great gig, a great life, and I’ve made some incredible friends,” said Darla Haller on the eve of her retirement after teaching choral music in Greybull schools for 32 years. Darla knew when she

Shell show honors top prep artists

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by nathan oster “Look into My Soul,” a super-realistic oil painting of an eyeball that was created by Greybull High School’s Bonnie Turner, took first place overall as well as the Principal’s Award at the dual district art show Friday

Piebrary a successful library fundraiser

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Piebrary most successful to date; $946 raised for summer program by marlys good In what Greybull Public Librarian Betty Koller termed “the biggest attendance so far,” over 100 were at the library Thursday evening to “taste-test” over 30 pies made

From swimming in Senior Olympics to running with reindeer


by marlys good John Kunkel doesn’t waste time. The retired teacher competed in the Wyoming Senior Olympics in Cody Feb. 19-20, where he captured the gold in the 1650-meter freestyle swimming with a time of 29.01.6. Three weeks later, on

Debaters place second at state

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by marlys good It was a great weekend for the Greybull High School speech team. When the rounds at the State Speech Meet in Buffalo were completed and figures tallied, Greybull finished second in the 1A/2A division, the highest finish

Forensics team takes third at Worland meet

By marlys good One point was the difference between second and third place at the Worland Invitational last weekend and it was the GHS team coming up that one point short and having to settle for third behind second place

Walton skies to Olympic golds

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by marlys good It was Olympic gold for Carolyn Walton at the Senior Olympic Winter Games held recently in Cody. Walton won gold medals in the 75-79 age division in both classic and freestyle skiing with times of 41.57 and

Craft joins newspaper staff

by nathan oster Connie Craft brings more than two decades of sales experience to her new job selling advertising for the Greybull Standard and its sister publication, the Basin Republican-Rustler. Craft is no stranger to Greybull. The daughter of Bill

Grant looks back on 16 years of service

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by karla pomeroy Lovell resident Keith Grant concluded 16 years of service to Big Horn County Dec. 31, as his fourth term as county commissioner ended. Grant, first elected in 1998, served from 1999-2014. He was defeated in the primary