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 By Stephanie Thompson    City    February 15, 2017 

Fight leads to probation

A sibling fight is the reason for one woman being placed on probation. Misty R. Mares, 25, of Green River appeared in the Third District Court of Judge Richard Lavery at a change of plea and... Full story

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Sports    February 15, 2017 

Lady Wolves pick up a win in Jackson, prepare for Lady Tigers

The Green River High School Lady Wolves basketball team is hoping to use their win on the road as momentum for the next game. Last Thursday, the Lady Wolves traveled to Evanston to take on the Lady...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    February 15, 2017 

Students learn to dance

The entryway and gym of Truman Elementary School were packed with children learning moves to a new dance. Most of the students were wearing neon blue, yellow or pink T-shirts with the word "dance" on...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    February 15, 2017 

GR speech team receives honor

The Green River High School Speech and Debate team has not only left its mark on the Wyoming level, but on a national level as well. The team has recently obtained 400 Club status on the national...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    County    February 8, 2017

Man faces felonies for alleged sex with a minor

A Green River accused of having sex with a 14-year-old girl pleaded innocent to several felony charges. Rhett T. Burge, 20, recently appeared in the Third District Court of Judge Nena James at an arra...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Sports    February 8, 2017

Lady Wolves struggle with free throws

It was a rough weekend for the Green River Lady Wolves basketball team. The Lady Wolves took on Natrona County and Kelly Walsh in Green River, but lost both games, taking them to, 2-3, in conference...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    February 8, 2017

10 students advance to districts

The room was absolutely silent, with the exception of a teacher calling out a student's name and then giving them a word. As round after round went by, the students let their nervousness show. Some...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    February 8, 2017

Seniors enjoy Super Bowl party at center

From trash talk to sheer talent, the senior center was full of frenzied football fans. Friday morning the Golden Hour Senior Center hosted a Super Bowl party to get residents into the spirit. For...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    February 8, 2017

Team has another 1st-place finish

The Green River High School Speech and Debate team continues to show its strength across the state. This weekend, the team traveled to Cheyenne to compete in the Cheyenne South Tournament. Green...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Sports    February 1, 2017

Lady Wolves defeat longtime rivals

The Green River Lady Wolves girls basketball team took on their biggest rival and won by 15 points. Last Thursday, the Lady Wolves played the Rock Springs Lady Tigers in Green River, and came out on...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    City    February 1, 2017

GRPD officer's trial date rescheduled

A Green River Police officer, who is accused of murdering a two-year-old boy, has had his jury trial rescheduled. Jacob Anglesey, 35, was placed on administrative leave, after he was indicted for a fi...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    February 1, 2017

GRHS students bleed green for good cause

Last Thursday, many Green River High School students were waiting to donate blood. The friendly competition between Green River and Rock Springs high schools is a way for students and adults to get...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    February 1, 2017

Lives saved through blood drive

Green River may have lost the High School Blood Drive Challenge to Rock Springs, but they are still happy with the turnout. Amanda Santhuff, Green River High School Student Council sponsor and languag...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    February 1, 2017

Another 1st-place finish for GR speech team

By STEPHANIE THOMPSON People Editor It was close, but the Green River High School Speech and Debate Team squeaked out another first-place finish. This past weekend, the team traveled to Casper for the...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    County    January 25, 2017

Alleged drunk driver faces felony charges

A man accused of vehicular homicide after his friend died in a car crash pleaded not guilty to the felony charge. Tyler W. Jones, 24, of Rock Springs appeared in the Third District Court of Judge...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Opinion    January 25, 2017

What's in your hair?

It was a typical work-day morning. I had just made my children breakfast and was busy getting ready for work, when my oldest son, Matthew, came into my room. I had called him into the room to make...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    January 25, 2017

Students learn about and meet sled dogs

Students at Monroe Intermediate School had the opportunity to see a sled dog racer and his team. Last Friday, Frank Moe, his nephew, Mike, and their sled dogs, visited the school. Those attending had...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    January 25, 2017

GRHS team finishes 1st at tourney

In a dominate fashion, the Green River High School Speech and Debate Team came home with another first-place finish. The team traveled to Evanston this weekend and with 205 points Green River took...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Sports    January 25, 2017

Lady Wolves start conference play

The Green River Lady Wolves kicked off the conference season with a win and a loss. On Thursday the Lady Wolves played its first home game against Evanston Lady Red Devils. Despite having the...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    City    January 18, 2017

Recreation center sees increase in numbers

With New Year’s Resolutions still fresh in people’s minds, the Green River Recreation Center has seen a usage increase. However, that’s not the only reason the recreation center has seen an incr...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    Sports    January 18, 2017

Girls team has split weekend

The Green River High School Lady Wolves basketball team traveled again this weekend and returned home with one win and one loss. On Friday the Lady Wolves took on Cheyenne South and won 66-60. “I...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    January 18, 2017

Children enjoy toddler time

The room was packed with children playing with toys, sliding down slides or jumping in the ball pit. This was just a typical scene at the Sweetwater County Child Developmental Center's toddler time....

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    January 18, 2017

Indoor snowball fight

Snowballs were coming from every direction at the Mission at Castle Rock Rehabilitation Center's snowball fight. Residents armed with soft, squishy, indoor snowballs, took aim at anyone passing by...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    January 18, 2017

GRHS team finishes on top again

The Green River High School Speech and Debate Team once again brought home a first-place trophy after beating one of the most competitive teams. It was the first time this year the GRHS Speech and...

 
 By Stephanie Thompson    People    January 18, 2017

Center to host fundraising event at events complex

Amid a budget crunch, the Sweetwater County Child Developmental Center will host a fundraiser to help cover costs. Center director Lu Kasper said the second annual Career Day is the same as last year...

 

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