Monthly Archives: February 2020


The Board of County Commissioners is offering three (3) $1,000 scholarships ($500 per semester) available to all 2020 Sheridan County high school graduates for use at the University of WY or a WY Community College.  The following information is required by each Applicant. This information can also be found at

①   A letter of application and introduction.  Each Applicant must include:

  1. Your anticipated major and the name of the college you will be attending
  2. Last four (4) digits of Social Security Number: XXXX-XX-1234
  3. Telephone number
  4. Email and mailing address 
  5. Awards received from school or outside organizations
  6. List participation in school activities or outside organizations
  7. How you have contributed toward saving for college expenses 

②   A sealed, official fall 2019 transcript showing a GPA of 2.5 or better and an ACT score which will be weighted equally.  If you have taken college courses, please include that transcript as well.

③   A letter of recommendation (Example: Teacher, Coach, Employer; this should not be from a relative).

The application deadline is Friday, April 17, 2020 @ 5pm.  Please address your application to:

The Board of County Commissioners Scholarship Application

224 S. Main Street, Suite B1

Sheridan, WY 82801

Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.  The Sheridan County Commissioners will announce their selections at the board meeting on May 19, 2020.

Notice of Public Hearing 2020 Business Ready Community Grant and Loan Program Application for Red Grade Trails System Project

The Wyoming Business Council is seeking grant and loan applications from counties, incorporated cities, towns, joint powers boards, and tribes for the Business Ready Community (BRC) Grant and Loan Program.  The intent of this program is to ready a community for new business development through economic or educational development projects which may include, but not… Continue Reading

Courthouse Closure

The National Weather Service in Billings, MT has issued a Hazardous Weather Conditions for the Sheridan County area. In order to get our county employees home safely, we are closing the Sheridan County Courthouse at 1:00 p.m. today, Wednesday, February 12, 2020. For questions: Contact Us: Sheridan County Commissioners 307-674-2900 Continue Reading

Sheridan County Parks and Recreation Board

The Sheridan County Board of County Commissioners is accepting applications for seven (7) open positions on the Sheridan County Parks and Recreation Board. Sheridan County will initially appoint two (2) members to a one-year term, two (2) members to a two-year term, and three (3) members to a three-year term. Thereafter, appointments for a full term shall be for three (3) years. Continue Reading