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Food for Break bags prepared this morning at RMS; Community rallied with donations for 200 kids

Riverton Middle School students formed an assembly line early today in the RMS Media Center for the school’s Food For Break program. (Ernie Over photo) 

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Riverton School Board member concerned over District 25’s history curriculum, says it’s slipped in last decade

Outgoing District 25 Board Chairman Mark Stone, left, received a plaque from incoming Chair Larry Christensen. During the board’s annual reorganization Tuesday night, Dean Peranteaux was elected the Vice-Chairman, Lynette Jeffres re-elected as clerk and Glenn Ogg as Treasurer. (Ernie Over photo) 

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School District #25 to hold its annual organizational meeting tonight; Audit to be accepted

(Riverton, Wyo.) – The trustees of Fremont County School District #25 will have a 30 minute work session preceding its regular December meeting tonight. The agenda is packed full of organizational items for the next year, including election of officers, accepting the district’s annual audit, setting the school calendar for the next two school years and approval of coaches.

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CWC Student Ambassadors helping with food drive for Riverton Middle School; Peanut butter and Jelly requested

(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Student Ambassadors at Central Wyoming College are helping Riverton Middle School in their annual food drive this fall. The Student Ambassadors are responsible for collecting jars of peanut butter and jars of jelly. The drive ends this Friday.

Astronomy Professor Mike Brotherton and recent graduate student Sabrina Cales enjoy the stunning images at the University of Wyoming Planetarium. The Windy Ridge Foundation gift will advance the technology to a digital planetarium, which includes more creative educational and entertainment possibilities. (UW Photo)

$875k gift to transform University of Wyoming Planetarium

Astronomy Professor Mike Brotherton and recent graduate student Sabrina Cales enjoy the stunning images at the University of Wyoming Planetarium. The Windy Ridge Foundation gift will advance the technology to a digital planetarium, which includes more creative educational and entertainment possibilities. (UW Photo)

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District #25 Hall of Fame to be discussed at school board session Tuesday

(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Fremont County School District #25 Board of Trustees will be meeting in regular session Tuesday night at 7 p.m. with a light agenda. In advance of the regular meeting, the trustees will hold a work session at 5:30 to begin discussing how to recognize individuals who have made significant contributions to the Riverton Schools. An idea has been advanced for a District Hall of Fame.

The students ascending Rocky Ridge: Stacey Moore (BLM employee) Sarah Reed, Monika Reichelt, Lindsay Gordon, Melody Wales, Devon Miller, Melissa Fredericks, Morris Carter (driver), Dustin Wilson, Austin Nickle, and Jason Vlcan (BLM employee).

Temporary Exhibit, Trail Journeys, on now at National Historic Trails Center; Kids traversed Fremont County

The students ascending Rocky Ridge: Stacey Moore (BLM employee) Sarah Reed, Monika Reichelt, Lindsay Gordon, Melody Wales, Devon Miller, Melissa Fredericks, Morris Carter (driver), Dustin Wilson, Austin Nickle, and Jason Vlcan (BLM employee).