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Mule Deer performance highlights HATS

by marlys good The Hands Across the Saddle (HATS) fundraiser held Saturday evening garnered a thumbs-up from event-goers, and featured entertainer Gary Mule Deer got rave reviews as he kept the 200-plus More »

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Nugent, Vallely rally Tea Partiers

by nathan oster Rob DiLorenzo set the stage for Saturday’s Big Horn Basin Tea Party picnic, reminding attendees that the fundamental mission of the movement is to get voters to Take Education More »

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41st demo derby a huge success

by karla pomeroy Twenty-two cars entered the record-setting 41st annual Big Horn County Fair Demolition Derby Sunday with Payton Gonzalez of Greybull coming out victorious. There was also a record or near-record More »

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Locals among county fair rodeo winners

by nathan oster Casey Good defended his title in the calf roping and was on the third- and fourth-place finishing teams in the team roping, making him one of the big winners More »

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What’s happening to honeybees?

by marlys good What is causing the unprecedented losses of honeybees in the United States that has been occurring within the past decade, but more so in the past seven or eight More »

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Balls away!

by nathan oster The culminating moment of another successful “Balls Away” fundraiser for Midway Golf Club came Saturday afternoon when 334 golf balls were dropped on a target located on the course’s More »

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Summer Festival a showcase for Antelope Butte

by nathan oster A summer festival meant to showcase potential summer uses at Antelope Butte in the Big Horn Mountains was a tremendous success, according to organizers. Mark Weitz, who heads the More »

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Van Gelder says goodbye to Big Horn 100

by marlys good It was a sentimental weekend for Tom Van Gelder who was bidding farewell not only to the Big Horn 100, but to his friends and neighbors in Greybull where More »

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Powers inducted into Naval Academy

McKenna Powers was inducted into the United States Naval Academy in an impressive ceremony held July 1 in Annapolis. Her mother and father, Cindy and Duane Powers, and her older sister Alex More »

Barbara Nanita Rech

Dec. 18, 1931 – Aug. 7, 2014 Longtime Greybull, Wyo., resident, Barbara Nanita Rech, age 82, passed away at the Wyoming Retirement Center in Basin, Wyo., with her family at her side on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014. Barbara was born in Helena, Mont., on Dec. 18, 1931, to Dorman Schaeffer

Charlotte Marie Hall

March 28, 1952 – Aug. 9, 2014 Cremation has taken place and memorial services for Charlotte Marie Hall will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 16 at the Basin/Greybull LDS Church. Charlotte, 62, died Aug. 9 in Casper. She was born March 28, 1952, in Oskaloosa, Iowa, the daughter

Golfers enjoy Ryder Cup-style weekend at Midway

by nathan oster It wasn’t the same three-man, two-man best ball format that has been used in the past, but this year’s Midway Open didn’t disappoint, providing golfers with two days of fun, spirited competition. Sixteen golfers participated. A Ryder Cup-style format was used, with four-ball and alternate shot Saturday

Livestock sale total soars above $200,000

by nathan oster This year’s Big Horn County Junior Livestock Sale was one of the best ever, as the 149 animals that were put up by their owners fetched $224,117.75, plus another $16,000 to $18,000 in total add-ons. The total sale was up 18 percent from the 2013 sale figure,

Help HATS help others by attending fundraiser

The stage and sound system are ready, the tables arranged, menu set and entertainers, headliner Gary Mule Deer and pre-event/dinner musicians Pat Erickson and Lilly Cruise, are on their way to Greybull for Saturday’s sixth annual Hands Across the Saddle benefit. If you haven’t purchased a ticket, there are still