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Articles from the May 16, 2013 edition

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 By Charlene Smith    News    May 16, 2013

National recognition for local athletes inspiration

On a spring morning, when Burns high was abuzz with chatter about the regional track meet, a special announcement came across the airways of an all-school assembly Thursday morning. As track team memb...

 
 By Cynthia Shroyer    News    May 16, 2013

Johnstone to renew oath

Mayor Judy Johnston won the confidence vote in Burns on Tuesday, with 51 people casting votes for the incumbent, who was running unopposed. Seven write-in candidates also received votes in the... Full story

 

Thought for the week

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your...

 
 By Patrick Cossel    Opinion    May 16, 2013

Planning some summer fun

Like a race car going from zero to 60, we have have transitioned from winter to summer here in Wyoming. It’s mind blowing! As I write this the temperature is more akin to a late summer day as the...

 
 By Charlene Smith    Opinion    May 16, 2013

The long ride of life: An open letter to graduates

I went on a long bike ride this weekend. The first of the season. So the butt ache wasn’t too surprising. But it was worth it, having the warm asphalt underneath, the smell of the fresh tilled soil...

 

News Notes

Community garage sale registration deadline nears Clean and organize your home and then be ready to peddle your gently used treasures at Pine Bluffs Recreation Department’s 5th Annual Community Wide Garage Sale slated for June 1. Register your...

 

School News

DeBruyn receives scholarship Jamie DeBruyn of Pine Bluffs has been awarded a Ronald McDonald House charities scholarship by Ronald McDonald House Charities of Denver, Inc. due to her academic record, community involvement, and outstanding personal...

 
 By Submitted    News    May 16, 2013

Date set for 63rd Egbert-Hillsdale-Burns-Carpenter alumni banquet

Invitations have been mailed and e-mailed to graduates of Eastern Laramie County schools Egbert, Hillsdale, Burns and Carpenter for the 63rd annual alumni banquet. Reservations are being accepted for the banquet, which will be held on June 8, at...

 

Community Calendar

Items for possible inclusion in the weekly community calendar should be typewritten or legibly printed. All submissions should include the name and daytime telephone number of the person submitting the information in case questions arise. Items...

 
 By Charlene Smith    News    May 16, 2013

New council sworn in at Albin

Greg Woolington and Kelly Kriz were present at the Albin Town Council meeting last Thursday evening to be sworn in. Woolington won the tie vote over Jerrie Gehrman for the two-year term, after his...

 
 By Cynthia Shroyer    Sports    May 16, 2013

Burns girls win regionals, boys third; Pine Bluffs teams 6th

The Burns girls track and field squad took first place at the 2A East Regional meet in Gillette last weekend, setting them up for action at the state meet in Casper this weekend. The Lady Broncs... Full story

 

Bowling Results

Tuesday Mixed 1. Killer Bs 37 2. Spare Room 35 3. Beth’s Team 34 Women’s Highs Handicap game: Jo Radcliffe 255 Handicap series: Jo Radcliffe 681 Scratch game: Jo Radcliffe 211 Scratch series: Jo Radcliffe 549 Men’s Highs Handicap game: Bob...

 
 By Cynthia Shroyer    Sports    May 16, 2013

Knights golf tourney held

The 9th annual Knights of Columbus Golf Tournament was held at Leaning Rock Golf Course May 11. Beautiful weather welcomed the 16 teams to the course. The first place team with a score of 28 was...

 
 By Barb Cross    News    May 16, 2013

Banner News

The big news around here is school. Several track meets that had been cancelled due to snow were re-scheduled, plus district track. Amanda Harrision and David Gifford placed well at district and will...

 

Albin News

I think spring is here. I mowed the lawn for the first time last week, and saw the black rooster walking around town, almost exclaiming, “It’s time for yard work.” I hope he doesn’t have the...

 
 By Carolyn Ragsdale    News    May 16, 2013

Hereford News

In honor of Mother’s Day the mothers chose the hymns for the day at the Hereford Community Church. For the special Shirley Wiggin read “What My Mother Taught Me” and “Mother’s Love....

 
 By Jamie Carpenter    News    May 16, 2013

Bushnell News

The village board met on Thursday, May 9. It was a long meeting since it covered business from both April and May. Shirley announced that she is retiring on July 15. We will miss you, Shirley! The pow...

 

Burns News

Our warm spring weather has finally arrived and along with this warm weather everyone probably wants to get out and work in their yards. Here at the Burns Branch Library we have several books on gardening and landscaping to check out....

 
 By Submitted    News    May 16, 2013

Local residents return from life changing challenge in Africa

(Monduli, Tanzania —Local Pine Bluffs residents, Lisa and Seth Heinert gave up the familiar comforts and cultural norms of home for a new and exciting challenge, volunteering at a school in East...

 
 By Charlene Smith    News    May 16, 2013

A graduation send off wrapped up

It is that time of the year when we send off young graduates to a world of unknowns. Maybe they enter the work force, military, or another level of education. Or some quite possibly enter the family...

 
 By Charlene Smith    News    May 16, 2013

Student of the week

Aaron Tekansik a first grader at Pine Bluffs elementary wins you over with his big brown eyes and gap-tooth smile. His friendly personality assumes you are a friend and someone he will enjoy talking t...

 
 By Charlene Smith    News    May 16, 2013

Pine Bluffs begins another community assessment

Getting a jump start off the last community assessment completed in 2006, the town of Pine Bluffs has completed many improvements to the infrastructure as well as new amenities. This work was paid in...

 
 By Charlene Smith    News    May 16, 2013

Professional hands join Beauty Box

The Beauty Box in downtown Pine Bluffs has expanded its expertise with fresh talent. Cali Lemmon joined the staff from Crawford, Neb. and is strong in shampoo and sets but warmly welcomes men and...

 
 By Submitted    News    May 16, 2013

Protection comes in volunteerism

Before being sworn in as a volunteer police officer for the Pine Bluffs Police Department, police chief Robin Clark said how happy she was to have Michael Moore joining the ranks. Judge Mark Moran...

 
 By Charlene Smith    News    May 16, 2013

And the winner is..

Linda Jeffres surprised eight grader Nicole Kimble Monday afternoon with a $100 check and the news that Kimble’s design won the Pine Bluffs Boosters t-shirt design contest. “I have t-shirts that...

 

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