(Scottsbluff, Nebr.) – The Central Wyoming College Lady Rustlers won their second game at the Region IX Tournament Thursday night, defeating Otero Junior College 75 to 54. Stephanie Smith led CWC with 16 points, 11 Rebounds and 7 Blocks.
(Evanston, Wyo.) – Easton Paxton hit a three point shot from the top of the key with only three seconds left to lift the Riverton Wolverines over the Rock Springs Tiger 62-59 Thursday night in the Class 4A West Regional
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Lander Valley Lady Tigers fell to Afton-Star Valley Thursday night in the opening game of the Class 3A West Regional Tournament at Bob Carey Memorial Fieldhouse 58 to 40. The Tiger Boys, however, won their game with ease, beating Mountain View 76 to 49.
(Casper, Wyo.) – The girls teams from Thermopolis, Wyoming Indian and St Stephens all advanced to their respective semifinal contests at the state basketball tournament in Casper.
(Casper, Wyo.) – The Wind River Cougars won their 20th game of the season and advanced to the boys Class 2A semifinals with a wire-to-wire 58 to 51 win over the Lusk Tigers at Casper College.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Tyler Zenk didn’t always know he wanted to be a designer, but after taking multimedia classes at Riverton High School with instructor LeAnne Adels, he knew he was on a path to his future.
(Washington, D.C.) – U.S. Sen. Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., and Rep. Mike Kelly, R-Pa., have introduced legislation that aims at ensuring faith-based institutions and individuals can provide welfare services to those who need them.
(Wyoming) – The Wyoming Stock Growers Association (WSGA) has teamed with the Wyoming Business Council’s Agribusiness Division and the University of Wyoming’s Animal Science Department (UW) to promote a value-added cattle production marketing opportunity.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – Governor Matt Mead was pleased with U.S. District Judge Nancy Freudenthal’s decision to allow the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to remove more than 1200 wild horses from checkerboard lands in southwestern Wyoming. The State of Wyoming had intervened on the side of the Department of Interior (DOI), the BLM, and the Rock Springs Grazing Association.
(Laramie, Wyo.) – Daniel Dale is one of nine higher education faculty members to receive recruiting grants to explore new approaches for bolstering the number of high school physics teachers.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – As expected, the Riverton City Council accepted a $100,000 grant Tuesday night from The Daniels Fund for the Central Wyoming Skateboard Association. The grant will allow construction to begin in June on the new skateboard park, to be placed in the southwest corner of Riverton City Park.
(Casper, Wyo.) – The St. Stephens Eagles fell in their opening round game at the Casper Events Center in the state tournament this morning, losing to Lingle-Ft. Laramie 65-62.
(Lander, Wyo.) – George Little Thunder, one of a trio that was charged in the March 2014 murder of Richard Longsoldier, was sentenced this morning to 50-60 years in prison.
(Scottsbluf, Nebr.) – The Central Wyoming College Lady Rustlers won their first round game at the Region IX Women’s Tournament, defeating Trinidad State 67-47.
It’s only the third time in the last 60-plus years that a Wyoming High School has been so honored