Fremont County students fared well at Wyoming State Science Fair; Four win category 1st place awards
By the University of Wyoming News Service with local reports
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – Sara Ellingrod of Arvada-Clearmont High School is the winner of the 2013 Wyoming Poetry Out Loud competition that was held March 4-5 in Cheyenne . The runner-up was Hannah Hout of Star Lane Center in Casper.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Lander Valley Education Foundation is seeking nominations for the 2013 class for the LVHS/FCVHS Hall of Fame. According to the Foundation, the purpose of the Hall of Fame is to publicly recognize and honor Lander alumni who have demonstrated distinction in professional achievement and/or significant contribution to society, as well as former educators who have made a significant contribution to the education and welfare of District students.
By Ernie Over, managing editor, county10.com
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Fremont County District version of the Wyoming State Math Contest was held Wednesday morning and early afternoon at Central Wyoming College’s Rustler Gym. There were 164 students in attendance including both middle school and high school students from Riverton and Lander. Students from Lander swept the competition, capturing the top three places in each grade level contest.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Central Wyoming College Board of Trustees will select its newest member tonight to replace former member Judy Pederson during the Board’s regular monthly meeting on campus at the Intertribal Center. The interviews will begin at 7:15 p.m. Seeking the seat are: John W. Mercer Jr., Gloria Philp, Nichole Schoening, Tim Payne, Phil Christopherson, Robert Heuermann and Jack Hildner. Schoening and Payne both ran against Pedersen in November 2012?s general election. The candidate selected to fill the vacancy will be seated at tonight’s meeting. Pedersen resigned her seat in January.