Category: Community News

Walton skies to Olympic golds

WALTON arms up

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

WEB keith

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

Holidazzle lights up downtown

HD hispanic float

by nathan oster From start to finish, it was a Holidazzle celebration to remember, with warmer-than-expected temperatures, a parade featuring a record 17 floats, and music and laughter filling the air in downtown Greybull on Friday afternoon. The town, which

GMS students launch ‘kindness campaign’

KIND group

by marlys good Morgan Taylor wanted to make a difference. The GMS eighth grader is new to Greybull and new to the middle school. But it didn’t take her long to get in sync. Morgan, the daughter of Marla Taylor-Thomas

“Sound of Music” on stage at GHS

SOUND 4 nuns again

by marlys good “The Sound of Music” opens a three-night stand today (Thursday, Nov. 20) at 7 p.m. in the Greybull High School auditorium. Presented by Big Horn County School District No. 3 and the Greybull Fine Arts Council, “The

Lt. Col. Earl Madsen, unsung hero

MADSEN Bronze Star crop

by marlys good The Greybull Standard has covered stories of local veterans reaching back to World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Gulf War and Afghanistan, veterans who served overseas and those who remained stateside, serving their country in whatever capacity they

Growing up in Greybull

by marlys good Connie Tweddle Collingwood’s roots go back to her maternal grandparents, Will and Delia DeSomber. Her mother, Ruth, was the oldest of the couple’s six children that included Ray, Neva, Dorothy Knittle), Marion (Hankins/Leavitt) and Murrin. The DeSombers

Parade, trick or treat, haunted houses and music make for fun-filled Halloween

It should be a fun Halloween with a full slate of activities that kicks off at 8:30 a.m. at the Greybull Elementary School, and winds down at a Haunted House Show with live music hosted by the Garay family at

GHS yearbook judged second best in 2A

GHS yearbook staff

by nathan oster Greybull High School’s 2013-14 yearbook, the Paintbrush, earned runner-up honors in the 2A division at the Wyoming High School Student Press Association convention held Monday in Casper. The Paintbrush finished just one point behind the winning entry,