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  • UW Graduates

    Jul 18, 2024

    The University of Wyoming accorded degrees upon the following students from Crook County at the completion of the 2024 spring semester: Katrina Bauman (Bachelor of Science in Architectural Engineering) and Alessandro Mastrovito (Bachelor of Science in Business) of Hulett; William Tyler Hoese (Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering), Megan Kay Lovitt (Certificate), Reagan S. Mullaney (Bachelor of Science in Business), Elizabeth Peterson (Bachelor of Arts) and Aubrey Ryann Schelling Hoard (Bachelor of Arts) of Moorcroft; Avery Maxner...

  • LCC Honor Rolls

    Jul 18, 2024

    Laramie County Community College is proud to announce those students earning a place on the president’s and vice president’s honor rolls. Students earning president’s honor roll recognition have earned a cumulative 3.75-4.0 GPA, and students on the vice president’s honor roll have earned a cumulative 3.5-3.74 GPA. McKaya Jo Gillespie of Sundance is on the president’s honor roll and Anna Bossman of Moorcroft is on the vice president’s honor roll....

  • Bug school

    Jul 11, 2024

    "Bug School" was in session for the month of June at Sundance Elementary School's summer session. Students in grades kindergarten through sixth grade enjoyed a plethora of activities devoted to the study and learning of insects. The upper grades collected, pinned and identified insects from the playground, pond area and the Sundance hill near the school. The collection will live in the library for all students to learn from and observe. The students researched entomophagy (eating insects) and ba...

  • 35 years

    Jul 11, 2024

    The Wyoming Public Transportation Association presented Robert Wagner with a plaque June 25 to recognize 35 years of service with the Crook County School District, originally as a driver, then a mechanic....

  • Sheridan College graduates

    Jul 11, 2024

    Sheridan College held its 75th commencement ceremony on May 11, 2024. Over 290 Sheridan College students earned degrees or certificates following the end of the spring 2024 semester, with a total of 358 degrees and/or certificates earned over the 2023-24 academic year. “The achievement of a college diploma or certificate is a major milestone in one’s life,” said Dr. Walt Tribley, President of Sheridan College. “Our students continue to excel while preparing for the next steps in their lives. Congratulations to these students on this importa...

  • UW Honor Rolls

    Jul 4, 2024

    The University of Wyoming lists 13 students from Crook County on the 2024 spring semester academic Dean’s and Dean’s Freshman Honor Rolls. The honor rolls consist of regularly enrolled undergraduates above freshman standing who earned a 3.4 or better grade-point average, and freshmen who have earned a 3.25 or better grade-point average. To be eligible, students must have been enrolled for a minimum of 12 credit hours taken for letter grades. Students are: Myles T. Stefanich of Beulah; Katrina Bauman and Mckenna V. Kromarek of Hulett; Day...

  • DTNHA Scholarships awarded

    Jun 20, 2024

    istory Association Board of Directors are pleased to announce the 2024 DTNHA Scholarship recipients. Congratulations to Abigail Palus from Hulett and Riley Banker from Sundance! Abigail Palus has lived in Hulett, Wyoming for the past 16.5 years. She is the third of six kids with four sisters and one brother. Abigail has been homeschooled throughout her education and participated in cross-country and track with the Hulett High School. In her spare time, Abigail enjoys playing piano and French...

  • Graduation

    Jun 20, 2024

    Mr. Chase Ryan Hoel graduated from Pusch Ridge Christian Academy in Oro Valley, AZ in May and will be reporting to Annapolis, MD later this month, where he will be attending the United States Naval Academy. Chase's parents are Ryan and Katie Hoel of Oro Valley, grandparents Randy and Shelly Evans of Sundance. He is pictured here with his maternal great grandmother, Donna Lamb....

  • Crook County kids participate in Ag Books for Kids 2024

    Jun 13, 2024

    The Crook County Farm Bureau Federation promoted a program called Ag Books for Kids in the Crook County elementary school classrooms. This year's book was "Seed, Soil and Sun" by Cris Peterson. The purpose: to instill the knowledge that many of our daily necessities come from agriculture! American agriculture provides us with the food we eat, the clothes we wear and so much more. "Donating accurate agriculture books to Wyoming elementary schools has been the goal of the Wyoming Farm Bureau...

  • Wyoming Connections Academy graduate

    Jun 13, 2024

    Wyoming Connections Academy, Wyoming’s leading tuition-free, online program for students in grades K-12, celebrated the graduating Class of 2024 at the Cody Auditorium on Saturday, June 1. Students, family, friends and faculty gathered to honor the 58 graduating students during the in-person commencement ceremony. Curtis Riesland of Oshoto in among the graduates....

  • Crook County Farm Bureau announces 2024 scholarship winners

    Jun 6, 2024

    The Crook County Farm Bureau Federation has selected the winners for two scholarships awarded for 2024. The scholarship committee reviewed all applications submitted, five in total. Based on the course of study, recommendation letters, extracurricular involvement and the desire for higher education and need, two scholarships were awarded. Determining the recipient of the Crook County Farm Bureau Federation Scholarship is always a very difficult decision and is based on many factors. The...

  • SHS Honor Rolls

    Jun 6, 2024

    Quarter 4 Seventh Grade Taylor Nicole Asheim Gatlan Warner Ayer Kemper Lewis Bears Lydia Marie Castelli Audrey Jayne Cerelli Ava Leigh Cooney Makena Avorie Cortez Paisley Ann Cundy Tess Riley Dailey Mallen Joel Gustafson Luke Randal Halverson Harris William Haugen Kallen Randy Hento Ruslan Volodymyrovych Hrek Valerie Humbracht Hunter Joshua Idler Carsyn Selena Kalbach Wyatt Nicholas Kaminski Jalyssa Rae Keller Hadlee Ann Krell Kamden Jay Lenz Cord Tristin Marchant Morgan Michele McGuckin Brayden Lee Pearson Eva Rose Stark Zyler Raine Toth Addis...

  • Pulling ahead

    May 30, 2024

    School's out, but not before the elementary kids had a chance to enjoy a day of fun activities on Wednesday. For the full story, see page 11....

  • Wyoming Reads celebrates literacy with area first graders

    May 30, 2024

    Crook County first graders from Hulett, Moorcroft and Sundance gathered at the Crook County School District central office gym on Tues., May 21 for the 19th annual Wyoming Reads celebration in Crook County. Due to the rainy weather, it was moved from the traditional Devils Tower location. After a sack lunch, area coordinator Bonnie Stahla, Crook County Library Director, read the story of The Good Queen Sue in memory of Sue Jorgensen with the help of all the first graders. Part of the...

  • SES Field Day filled with activity

    Rebecca Maupin|May 30, 2024

    As the school year drew to a close, the eagerly awaited field day arrived at Sundance Elementary School, offering a day filled with excitement and activity for students in grades K-6. The children enthusiastically participated in a variety of events, including the 4x100 relay, gaga ball, long jump, softball throw, capture the flag and kick the can. A bouncy house added to the fun, keeping the students engaged throughout the day. The event concluded on a high note with a dunk tank, where...

  • Mitchell Tech graduates

    May 30, 2024

    A total of 504 students were honored at Mitchell Technical College’s 56th graduation commencement ceremonies May 10 at the Corn Palace. Three ceremonies honored graduates from the entire year. A total of 186 graduates graduated with distinction. Jackson Crews of Sundance graduated with honors from the Power Line Construction & Maintenance program. Klel Johnson of Sundance graduated with honors from the Electrical Construction & Maintenance program....

  • DSU President's List

    May 30, 2024

    Bailey Hofland of Sundance has been named to the Dickinson State University President’s List for the Spring 2024 semester. At the end of each regular semester, Dickinson State University recognizes those students named to the President’s List. Eligible students must be enrolled full-time and have a minimum semester grade-point average of 3.9 or higher....

  • BHSU Dean's List

    May 30, 2024

    Black Hills State University released the Dean’s List for the spring 2024 semester. A total of 630 students maintained a grade point average (GPA) of 3.5 or higher while taking at least 12 credit hours. In addition, a total of 102 students maintained a GPA of 3.5 or higher while taking less than 12 credit hours. Local students on the Full-Time Dean’s List include Brandon Dixon of Sundance. On the Part-time Academic Recognition list from Crook County are Rosa Link of Carlile and Hope Marchant of Sundance....

  • Class of '24

    May 23, 2024

    Another group of young adults heads out into the wide world, graduation caps and diplomas in hand, to tackle the opportunities life throws their way....

  • HiSET graduation

    May 23, 2024

    The 2024 HiSET high school equivalency graduation for the Sundance College and Career Readiness Center, Eastern Wyoming College, was held on May 20. EWC adult ed programming is free of charge to participants. Pictured left to right: Callie Allred, Director of the College and Career Readiness Center, Eastern Wyoming College, Torrington; Logan Dirks, Hulett; Bryce Olson, Aladdin; Brad Hoyer, Sundance; Travis Hawley; Maryjane Swearingen, Upton; Warren Black, Hulett; Ayme Ahrens, Sheridan, Eastern...

  • Stand Tall

    May 23, 2024

    Branson Bankenbush is the 2024 recipient of the Brenda Maynard Walters Stand Tall Award. He received the award and cash stipend during the high school awards ceremony on Tuesday. The annual award is chosen each year by Brenda's former classmates, in memory of Brenda who graduated in 1985....

  • HiSET graduation May 20

    May 16, 2024

    The Sundance office of Eastern Wyoming College, College and Career Readiness Center, has announced the 2024 HiSET high school equivalency graduation. The public is invited to attend the ceremony on Mon., May 20, at 6:30 p.m. in the courthouse community room....

  • Sundance Elementary music programs Monday

    May 16, 2024

    In a display of youthful exuberance, Sundance Elementary kindergarteners will take center stage on Mon., May 20 at 2 p.m. in the gym. Songs may include ABC Blues, Old Navy, Months of the Year, Elephants Have Wrinkles, One Green Jelly Bean, Wee Willie Winkie, Counting Song, Peanut Butter, Mr. Sun, Marching Rhythm, Hasta La Vista and Tingalayo. The program is a celebration of creativity, learning and the joy of music and family, friends and the public are invited. The stage is set, the instruments tuned, and anticipation is in the air as...

  • Moline Scholarship

    May 16, 2024

    Natalie Curren of Aladdin, daughter of Leroy Curren and Theresa Curren, is the recipient of the 2024 John and Margaret Moline Scholarship. Natalie will be attending Casper College where she will be majoring in occupational therapy....

  • Rudloff graduates

    May 16, 2024

    Josiah Rudloff completed four years of undergraduate work at University of Jamestown, North Dakota as a scholar athlete. Originally recruited to play football for University of Jamestown, he ended up walking on the indoor and outdoor track team, which was the sport that took him to conference multiple times and completed his college athletic career. Josiah was also privileged to become a scholar vocalist with the concert choir at the University of Jamestown which included public performances...

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