The City of Gillette announced today that it has received a $50,000 Daniels Fund grant to support the completion of the American Legion Baseball Field.
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"The grant will enable the City of Gillette, in partnership with the American Legion Post 42 Baseball, to finalize the construction of the American Legion baseball field located at the corner of Warlow Drive and Gurley Avenue. The new turfed baseball field will provide over 1,100 young athletes with a high quality, regulation field to further develop and improve their game of baseball while fostering sportsmanship, discipline, respect and team work," said Joe Lunne, Public Information Officer for the City of Gillette. Last Updated on Friday, 15 November 2013 05:48
A team of Affordable Care Act (ACA) Navigators, brought to Campbell County through Enroll Wyoming, will be at Wright Branch Library on Monday, November 18 at 2 p.m. and at Campbell County Public Library on Wednesday, November 20 for two presentations – 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. The Navigators are certified through the ACA website and can assist consumers with questions and also enrollment. For more information visit enrollwyo.org. Last Updated on Friday, 15 November 2013 05:43Read more: Health Insurance Marketplace Navigator Presentations
The Gillette College Energy City Voices are proud to present “One Singular Sensation” Saturday November 16th at the Gillette College Tech Center. Enjoy a dazzling combination of singing, dancing, theatre and dinner all while showing your support to Gillette’s talented Energy City Voices. This year’s production features an energetic group of kids fulfilling their big dreams while working in a small town diner. Cocktails and hor’d’oeuvres will start at 6 p.m., dinner will be served at 6:30 and the show will start at 7pm. Dessert will be served at intermission. Stay afterwards and celebrate with a student meet and greet! Last Updated on Thursday, 14 November 2013 09:44Read more: Gillette College Energy City Voices Dinner Theatre
At 12:31 pm. on November 12th, the Campbell County Fire Deparent responded to 107 Svalina Road for a structure fire. CCFD responded to the scene and upon arrival found a 2 story home fully involved in fire and partially collapsed. The blaze was attacked and brought under control in approximately 3 hours. The cause of the fire is still under investigation and damage estimates are not currently available. Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 November 2013 10:14Read more: Two Story Home Burns
The Gillette Police Department released some additional details in the investigation of a November 9th incident that resulted in the death of a 48-year-old man. Lieutenant Brent Wasson released the victim's name, as well as the cause and manner of death. Wasson said Theodore Maes died of a homicide caused by a perforated carotid artery and the subsequent blood loss from the injury. The mortal stab wound occurred to the area of the victim’s neck and left ear. Last Updated on Wednesday, 13 November 2013 10:05Read more: One Million Dollar Bond For Suspect In Fatal Stabbing
At about 3 a.m. on November 12th, a Campbell County Sheriff's Deputy was in Smith's Grocery Store when he spotted a 43-year-old male wanted on an active warrant for failure to appear for a preliminary hearing, related to an aggravated assault charge. Under Sheriff Scott Matheny said the suspect began to evade the officer in the grocery store. Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 November 2013 13:12Read more: Deputy Pulls Firearm After Chance Encounter And Struggle At Grocery Store
Donors are needed for a community drive this Wed. and Thurs. Nov. 13 and 14 at the Campbell County Public Library. They are currently at 60% capacity of donors and are need of 40% more.
· The drive is sponsored by the Coal Miners Daughters Derby Girls! Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 November 2013 11:20Read more: Donors Needed For Blood Drive