Jan Miller, Chaplin for the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, is welcoming the public to POW/MIA day on September 20th . Miller says things will get going at 8 a.m. at the VA Clinic.
Read more: Prisoners Of War and Missing In Action Remembered
“There will be a ceremony there at the flag; and then in at the VA clinic there is going to be a missing man table ceremony; and afterwards, there will be refreshments. Then at - I want to say 11:45 - there will be a similar missing man ceremony posting of the colors, including the POW/MIA flag at the Senior Center, along with the missing man ceremony. “---Miller Last Updated on Monday, 16 September 2013 12:19
The City of Gillette releases the 2013 Citizen Survey Report. The survey has been conducted every year since 1976. The 38th annual survey covers topics such as Public Safety, City Services, Optional 1% Sales Tax, Gillette College, and many others. Last Updated on Monday, 16 September 2013 11:44Read more: 2013 Citizen Survey Report
Crime Stoppers needs your help in solving a burglary that occurred in Rozet between 09-05-13 and 09-09-13, while the homeowners were out of town. Unknown suspect(s) entered the residence and took twelve firearms and a Century safe containing cash and jewelry. Last Updated on Monday, 16 September 2013 11:41Read more: Guns, Jewelry, and Cash Taken In Burglary
DeAnna Kay, Denise Ebzery, and Matt Jones, Field Representatives for U.S. Senators Michael Enzi and John Barrasso and Congressman Cynthia Lummis are scheduled to hold “Office Hours” in Gillette and Wright at the following times and places:
Gillette Tuesday, September 17, 2013 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Gillette City Hall Community Room 201 E. 5th Street
Wright Tuesday, September 17, 2013 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Wright Town Hall 201 Wright Blvd. Last Updated on Friday, 13 September 2013 11:41Read more: Tell DC What Is On Your Mind
At yesterday’s Campbell County School District meeting, trustees received information on school enrollment numbers.
“From the first day enrollment, we are currently down about 40 students. So we know that we have had some kids that have transferred out to other schools now. But overall we are looking pretty good with enrollment and again we are continuing to grow as a district.”--- Associate Superintendent Of Instruction Dr. Boyd Brown Last Updated on Wednesday, 11 September 2013 12:23Read more: CCSD Enrollment Numbers Grow
At 4:48 PM on September 9th, the Campbell County Fire Department responded to Barber Creek Road for a tank battery explosion/fire (column of black smoke was reported seen as far as Montana). Firefighters shut two pump jacks off that were feeding oil to the burning tank battery and extinguished the fire. Powder River Energy disconnected electricity going to the oil field location due to fire damage to the power lines and power pole. Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 September 2013 07:12Read more: Tank Battery Explosion/Fire
The Gurley Overpass will be closed to all traffic from Monday, September 16th through Saturday, September 28th while a contractor performs routine maintenance on the overpass.
The overpass was closed for one month in June of 2010 and has been closed for shorter durations since then to inspect the structure and perform routine maintenance. Last Updated on Tuesday, 10 September 2013 07:08Read more: Gurley Overpass Closure begins Monday