(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Ugly Sweater 5K Run/Walk drew 22 hearty contestants in freezing weather this morning to benefit the Central Wyoming College Nursing Students Association. With the temperature between 15 and 20 degrees and a snowy route, the runners and several walkers seemed to be having fun, although one race contestant finished with iciles hanging from her hair!
(San Diego, Calif.) – The Lady Rustlers won the championship match against Glendale Community College with a score of 78- 56 to conclude their undefeated weekend in San Diego.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – At their monthly meeting December 10, the Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees had three new members take the public oath of office, Trustee Mickey Douglas, Trustee Steve Peck, and Trustee Dr. John Mercer. Trustee Nicole Schoening also took the oath as she is returning to the Board for another term.
(San Diego, Calif) – Just in from San Diego….Lady Rustlers defeat Imperial College 73-27…play Saturday at 4:00. More details when available.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Lady Rustlers were home for the first time this season as they hosted the CWC Classic at Rustler Gymnasium. The Rustlers opened the tournament against an undefeated Western Nebraska team. The visiting Cougars came away with another win as they defeated the hometown Rustlers 51-40. The Rustlers failed to have anyone score in double digits as Kiara Skinner and Hannah Beede were leading scorers with 9 points each. Skinner also led in rebounds with 7.
(Sheridan, Wyo.) – CWC accomplished a “hard fought win” according to Coach Pat Rafferty, defeating North Dakota State College of Science 67-65 Friday night. Players Khalid Washington and Elmer Lopez were both out due to injuries but the team pulled together and got the win.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Nearly 70 walkers participated in the International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day event today in Riverton.
(Rangely, CO) In their second matchup this season, the Rustler men refused to hold back as they defeated Colorado Northwestern 82-35. They held the Spartans to just 7 points in the first half.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Community jazz lovers will be treated to Central Wyoming College’s best of the Times A Wastin’ Jazz Band, CWC Instrumental Jazz Combo, and the Jazz Choir this Friday evening, November 14th, at 7:30 p.m. at the Robert A. Peck Center. CWC students, community members, and faculty will perform various pieces for their audience and admission is free.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Students at Central Wyoming College last week helped observe the “Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) with an “Altar” of photographs of departed family and friends. The event is celebrated in Spanish culture every year on the Christian observance of All Saints Day.
(Casper, Wyo.) – The CWC Rustler volleyball team soundly defeated Sheridan College in three straight sets with scores of 25-20, 25-14, and 25-19 in their Region IX tournament opener today at Casper College. Coach Tiffany Stauffenberg called it “the biggest win of the season” and had nothing but praise for her team.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Today’s Weather Photo of the Day was taken Wednesday morning at the U.S. Energy Headquarters at West Sunset and North 8th West when the sky was blue and the sun was out in all its warming glory. Thanks to Jerin Cooper from the Central Wyoming College photography class for today’s image.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The photography class of Lonnie Slack has been out and about on campus taking photos of campus activities. Here is a gallery of campus life activities:
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The first appearance of the Glen Miller Orchestra in Fremont County in 2013 was so successful, they have been invited back for a fund raiser for the Riverton Police Foundation, which now includes the Lander Police Department and the Fremont County Sheriff’s Office.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Riverton Police said Monday an investigation is continuing into the theft of a student’s vehicle from Central Wyoming College. The 1987 white Porsche was parked at the student housing area. Officers there on another call at 4 a.m. on Friday noticed the Porsche parked in the middle of a dirt area with its door open and checked it out, and discovered the vehicle had been broken into and wrecked.