Category: News

Challenges remain for fair building proponents

by karla pomeroy A discussion about fair entertainment at Monday’s Big Horn County Fair Board meeting turned into a discussion about the location for the new multi-purpose indoor youth facility and whether funding for the new facility was secured and

Economic development tops priority list

by nathan oster A group of Greybull community leaders on Thursday identified projects geared toward economic development, the expansion of the local housing market and the promotion of tourism and recreation as the top priorities for the immediate future. The

Forest Service returning to Greybull

by nathan oster The U.S. Forest Service announced Thursday that it is moving forward with the construction of a new building in Greybull that will become the new home of the Medicine Wheel/Paintrock Ranger District office. Forest Service operations in

B&G lease payments suspended

By KARLA POMEROY The Big Horn County commissioners voted last Tuesday, Jan. 4, to suspend the Russell Hangar lease payments for B&G Industries at the South Big Horn County Airport. The commissioners, following a meeting with B&G Industries president Karl

Fleek, Foley join chamber board

by nathan oster The Greybull Area Chamber of Commerce begins the new year with two new board members, Myles Foley and Kay Fleek, who were elected to fill the vacancies created when Jade Smith and Barbara Anne Greene announced that

2013 in Review: July through December

JULY Jensen elected U.S. senator at Boys State Logan Jensen, American Legion Post 32’s delegate to Wyoming Boys State, won election to the U.S. Senate, which was one of the most prestigious offices filled by high school students during the

2013 in Review: January through June

JANUARY Murdoch’s win home lighting contest The Greybull Area Chamber of Commerce has announced the winners of its holiday home decorating and lighting contest — and the top two finishers should come as no big surprise to longtime readers of the

Fair mulls demo derby or Monster Truck rally

by karla pomeroy Fair entertainment was the main topic of discussion at Monday’s fair board meeting including demolition derby versus Monster Truck event, free concert and prices for grandstand events. The board was approached with a request from Security State

Assessment follow-up meeting Jan. 22

by nathan oster The Town of Greybull has announced the date and time of the follow-up meeting with the resource team that conducted the community assessment last fall for the Wyoming Business Council. The meeting will be held Wednesday, Jan.

Schematic design offers glimpse of new GMS

GMS Cross

by nathan oster The vision for Greybull’s new middle school is coming into focus. Karen Kelly and Jim Beal, representatives of CTA Architects Engineers shared a schematic design for the building, to be constructed in the open space between the