Sen. Barrasso with Janae Harris of Riverton.

RHS student Janae Harris attending National Young Leaders Conference in D.C.

(Washington, D.C.) Wyoming’s Junior United States Senator John Barrasso recently met with Riverton High School student Janae Harris. Janae was in Washington to participate in the National Young Leaders Conference (NYLC), an opportunity for high school students from around the nation to join their peers as they gain critical leadership experiences and skills to succeed in the future.

Student Alex Jahnke told the school board about the recycling program while teachers Cathy Matoon, Pamela Pince and program director Dallas Myers looked on Tuesday night. (Ernie Over photo)

RHS Alternative program acknowledged for its national championship recycling drive

(Riverton, Wyo.) – The Riverton Alternative Program received a big ovation Tuesday night from the Fremont County District 25 Board of Trustees for winning the National Championship in the Great American Can Roundup. The RHS program was second in the country last year, and this year moved to the top of the heap by collecting nearly 7,000 pounds of aluminum cans.