Category: Community News

Owens’ daughter is an “Ironman”

by marlys good Imagine swimming 2.4 miles, going on a 112-mile bike ride, and running 26.22 miles. No break in between; one after the other in that order, and completing all three in 17 hours or less. Anyone who can

Fireworks goal met — and exceeded

by nathan oster Local businesses and residents went above and beyond in their support for this year’s Fourth of July fireworks show in Greybull. Mayor Myles Foley, who had set $8,600 as the goal of his fundraising campaign, said more

Averett goes from employee, to boss

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by marlys good James Averett has been working as a mechanic at A&C Motors in Greybull for seven years. He jumped from being employee to boss effective Jan. 8, when he and wife Kelly purchased the business from Andy and

Jaycox ‘Outstanding Young Music Educator’

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by marlys good Michael Jaycox has been honored as an Outstanding Young Music Educator by the Wyoming Music Educator’s Association. The award recognizes and honors a WMEA member for distinction in music education. Nominees must have taught six years or

Shell man among new ABF board members

Dr. David Fairbanks of Shell and Carolyn Moxey of Sheridan have joined the board of directors of the Antelope Butte Foundation, which aims to provide affordable and accessible year-round mountain recreation, training and educational opportunities, with a focus on youth

Christmas Eve/Day worship services

Candlelight, carols, communion and Eucharist will highlight the Christmas Eve services scheduled at churches in Greybull, Basin, Shell and Emblem. The worship services are open to the public for those who want to celebrate the true meaning of the season:

Following the trail of post office murals

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by marlys good People choose vacation destinations in different ways and for different reasons. But for the past five years Ron Campbell, a high school teacher from Michigan, has been following the trails of post office murals from Massachusetts to

ATV accident claims 73-year-old man

by nathan oster An ATV accident Friday morning on the Dugway Road north of Shell claimed the life of a 73-year-old Greybull man. James D. Shelton was deceased when the first emergency personnel arrived on scene at 1:41 p.m. The

Pruss, Huff share Big Horn 100 honors

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by marlys good Thirty-two riders from South Dakota, Nevada, Idaho, North Dakota, Colorado, Oklahoma, Georgia, Washington and New Mexico joined fellow riders from Wyoming at the Mel Picht Ranch in the wee hours Saturday and at 4 a.m. began the

Jackpot draws more than 200 animal exhibits

The Big Horn County Junior Show Awards Committee hosted its fourth annual Jackpot competition June 28 at the fairgrounds. Sanctioned by the Rocky Mountain Jackpot Series, the event drew participants from across the Midwest. This year there 101 market sheep