Category: Community News

Happy birthday, Thelma Smith

by marlys good There are birthday parties – and then there are birthday parties. There are parties with a few guests, ones with a roomful of guests, or a once-in-a-lifetime party that has fence-to-fence guests (110 at last count) filling

GHS grad new youth pastor

by marlys good Seth Hoblit has accepted the position as youth pastor at Grace Southern Baptist Church. The 2011 GHS grad had been serving an internship as Grace Southern since returning home from his sophomore year at Grace University in

Sharing produce a boon for gardeners


by marlys good And how does your garden grow? Just fine thank you, echo avid gardeners Suzen Yarborough, Dallen Smith and Lenny Yenny. Yarborough’s garden is so prolific she’s provided her family, friends and neighbors with all they can eat,

Variety of music styles on fair’s free stage

by barbara anne greene Acts from around the Big Horn Basin will be on the free stage this week at the Big Horn County Fair in Basin. Sister act The Whitlocks from Cody are a little bit country and a

“Distress Call Over Zeeland”

ELY group

by marlys good World War II: Sept. 18, 1944. An American B24 flying from England over the province of Zeeland in the Netherlands on its way to Germany was shot down and the 10 crewmen aboard the plane, that included

One-room schoolhouse holds lots of memories

by marlys good Clair and Arlene Cheatham held a “grade school reunion” at their home on Shell Creek July 6, inviting everyone who had attended the one-room Stone School six miles east of Greybull to share memories of bygone days.

Stadtfeld has logged ‘a lot of overtime’

by marlys good “My dad always said when you get to be 65 you’re living on borrowed time so I have a lot of overtime in,” laughed Louise Stadtfeld, who will turn 96 on the 14th of July. Not only

Becoming U.S. citizen double joy for Castro

CASTRO family

By marlys good Tuesday, June 11 was a red-letter day for Marisela Castro. Not only did she become a United States citizen, so did her 17-year-old daughter Jarely. Explains Marisela, “I was very happy because my daughter Jarely would automatically

Coffee Barn offers drive-up option

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by nathan oster Greybull wasn’t without a drive-up coffee shop for long, as Teresa Collingwood over the Days of ’49 weekend opened The Coffee Barn on North Sixth Street. By doing so, she filled a void for drive-up coffee that

Patience pays off for parade winner

SAAM horse

by nathan oster The winning entry in this year’s Days of ’49 parade wasn’t a float, but rather, a grouping of three horses that were a testament to the virtue of patience. Jessica Catlett, a groomer at Saam’s Vet Clinic