Category: News

Business owner credits community for assist in AAA awards

by nathan oster For the second time in the past three years, AAA has recognized JR’s Towing and Repair of Greybull for outstanding service work provided to its membership. The 2016 Service Provider of Excellence Award honors JR’s for excellence

Vernon Eugene Estes

Dec. 1, 1937 – Oct. 9, 2016 Longtime Basin, Wyo., resident Vernon Eugene Estes, age 78, passed away Sunday, Oct. 9, 2016, at South Big Horn County Critical Access Hospital between Basin and Greybull, Wyo. Vern was born Dec. 1,

Commissioners disband Fair Board

BY BARBARA ANNE GREENE The Big Horn County commissioners, at their Sept. 20 meeting, disbanded the county fair board, effective that same day. “It was a difficult decision,” Commission Chairman Jerry Ewen said, “but it was made a little easier

Homecoming royalty candidates announced


by nathan oster Greybull High School is in the midst of its annual Homecoming week and will crown its king and queen at halftime of Friday night’s game between the Buffs and the visiting Lyman Eagles. Candidates for king include

Senior center moves meals to Elks


by nathan oster With renovations underway in their own building, South Big Horn County Senior Citizens has begun serving meals at the Greybull Elks Lodge. The first lunches were served there on Tuesday, Sept. 13 and it’s unknown how long

Come help observe Holy Spirit Week

The First Baptist Church in Greybull (400 First Ave. S.) will host Holy Spirit Week Monday, Sept. 12 through Friday, Sept. 16 with nightly sessions starting at 7 p.m. Pastors from five community churches will be the featured speakers. Kicking

Collingwood, Van Dyke won’t face challenge in council reelection bids

by nathan oster Like John King before him, John Koller has declined a write-in nomination to join the race for a four-year term on the Greybull Town Council, meaning there will be just one contested municipal seat on the general

Nine candidates file for school board

by nathan oster A flurry of last-minute filing activity has set the stage for a very competitive school board election this fall in Greybull. There are four seats up for election this year in Big Horn County School District No.

Graham says ‘yes,’ King ‘no’ to write-in bids for council

by nathan oster At least one incumbent will face a challenge this November in the race to fill the three expiring seats on the Greybull Town Council. Bob Graham, a former town councilman and mayor, has accepted a write-in nomination

Busy weekend for Search & Rescue teams

by barbara anne greene Search and Rescue teams were busy over the weekend with three separate incidents on the Big Horn Mountains. The first involved a 12-year-old boy from Powell who got separated from his boy scout troop while hiking