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Women's Club gives back to the community
The GFWC Women's Club of Sweetwater County has been making good on their mission to help the community with several recent donations to local organizations and participation in local events. "We just...
Happy 60th Anniversary!
Dwain and Connie Driggs recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at a dinner with family and friends. Dwain and Connie were married on May 26, 1963, in Elko, Nevada. The couple has resided... Full story
Sweetwater County Birth Announcements
Anamarie Melgoza and John Vivier of Rock Springs welcomed their son, Attikus-Linkoln Otto Melgoza Vivier, on March 22. Montana and Braedn Moss of Rock Springs welcomed their son, Bjorn Kelly Moss, on March 23. Kennedy and Christian Fennewald of Rock... Full story
Local student chosen for multiple scholarships
As the school year ends and students prepare for their futures, several local students have been the recipients of scholarships, but one Green River High School student has especially stood out....
Memorial Hospital hosts Wyoming Nurses Association Awards
Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County was honored to host the Wyoming Nurses Association Southwest Region Awards Celebration on Monday, May 8, 2023. The Award Celebration kicks off National Nurses... Full story
Congratulations, Green River High School class of 2023
The Green River High School class of 2023 celebrated their graduation at a commencement ceremony Monday, May 15. Photos by Stephanie Peterson... Full story
Congratulations, Expedition Academy Class of 2023
The Expedition Academy Class of 2023 celebrated their graduation during a commencement ceremony Tuesday, May 16. Photos by Hannah Romero... Full story
Congratulations, Western graduates
Students at Western Wyoming Community College celebrated graduation during a commencement ceremony Friday, May 12. Photos by Hannah Romero... Full story
Students prove their ability at SkillsUSA
A number of Green River High School students had the opportunity to demonstrate and prove their abilities, both to judges and to themselves, at the Wyoming State SkillsUSA competition. Eight students...
"Ripcord" ends Actors' Mission season with laughs and friendship
Rivalry, friendship, comedic shenanigans and touching relationships will all come together in "Ripcord," the 77th production by Actors' Mission and the last show in the company's 20th season. "It's...
Running to raise awareness, honor advocates
Over 150 Sweetwater County residents gathered at the bridge onto Expedition Island Saturday morning. Some wore athletic clothing, ready to run. Some had dogs on leashes. Some pushed strollers. Some...
Golden Hour Senior Center May Schedule
GHSC will host a bus trip to Historic Rawlins Friday, May 19. The bus will leave GHSC at 8:30 a.m. There will be a visit to the Carbon County Museum at 10:30 a.m. A lunch of chicken fried steak will be at the Carbon County Senior Center at 12:15... Full story
The GRHS band plays on
Ashlynn York and Keegan Gailey take part in the Green River High School Band and Choir's "Swingin' on the Green" event at the Expedition Island Pavilion last Saturday. The GRHS Jazz Bands, Pack N... Full story
FFA brings home Chapter of the Year Award
Green River's FFA chapter may be smaller and newer than many other chapters across the state, but the students showed their skills and their heart during the recent FFA Wyoming State Convention, where...
Hilltop Baptist Church hosts Spring Giveaway open to community
Community members in need of household items, clothing, and more can stop by Hilltop Baptist Church this weekend to get free items. The church will be hosting a Community-wide Spring Giveaway on Saturday. “We have many items that have been donated... Full story
GRHS celebrates achievements at State Art Symposium
Green River schools recently attended and did well at the Wyoming State Art Symposium. "Green River High School is proud to announce our outstanding performance at the State Art Symposium on April 20... Full story
Chamber presents community awards
Community members and local businesses who have made a difference in Green River were recognized during the Green River Chamber of Commerce's Awards Luncheon Tuesday afternoon. The 2023 Distinguished...
Hospital welcomes new staff members
Hospital has new Emergency Management Coordinator Stevie Nosich is Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County's new Emergency Management Coordinator. Nosich, the hospital's environmental safety officer, a... Full story
Different ends of the theatrical spectrum
For the next few nights, audiences will fill multiple local theaters and watch a few very different productions. Two of the shows people can attend this week are the play "Private Lives" at Western...
Museum partners with school districts on third grade social studies curriculum
The Sweetwater County Museum Foundation and the Sweetwater County Historical Museum are partnering with County School Districts No. 1 and No. 2 to produce a social studies textbook on local history... Full story
An egg-cellent Easter find
Lily Jo proudly displays one of the eggs she found at Evers Park during the annual Easter Egg Hunt hosted by The Radio Network.... Full story
Back in 2016, a small chihuahua named Greta got loose from her home in rural Texas. Her owners worried about the danger of coyotes and stray dogs, and when Greta didn't come back home as the years... Full story
Sweetwater County Birth Announcements
Zack and Ana Lindig of Rock Springs welcomed their son, Zephyr Lane Lindig, on January 27. Seth and Taylor Harris of Green River welcomed their daughter, Marigold Marie Harris, on February 16.... Full story
Cecilia Christina Montoya, 22, to Krystae Jade Oeder, 19, both of Rock Springs. Aaron Lee Hilyard, 45, to Lindsey Marie Marler, 38, both of Rock Springs. Michael Lee Anderson, 56, to Jessica (Garza) Flores, 44, both of Green River. Jacob Daniel... Full story
Master Gardeners host Houseplant and Seed Swap
Despite the long winter, warmer weather will come eventually, and many Sweetwater County residents are already looking forward to starting their gardens, or at least continuing to care for indoor...