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Tom Lawrence

Thumbs up to the transformation of the old Southside Elementary School into the new Trinity Bible Church. The church purchased the facility last summer, and we’re pleased to see it take on new life and a new look. For more than 50 years, thousands of Powell residents attended school in the building or worked there.

February 18, 2014 8:49 am

Panthers ‘in driver’s seat’

Smith nets 52 on weekend, but team focused on Lander now 

Coach Chase Kistler was very pleased with his team’s performance last weekend, as the Powell High School boys’ basketball team rolled to a pair of easy wins on its home court.

I can’t help but think Jay Leno got a raw deal.

While this surprisingly cold, wet winter has been an unpleasant burden for many of us, there was a silver lining in the clouds that dumped the snow and ice.

February 11, 2014 8:48 am

Smith carries Panthers on road

Junior guard scores 34 to lead Panthers to second win of weekend 

Junior guard Kalei Smith has led the Powell High School boys’ basketball team in scoring all season, but in recent games the Panthers have utilized a balanced attack.

If you want to hear people’s opinions, ask them how you should spend a large amount of money.

Powell City Engineer Sean Christensen is departing in the first week in March to take a job as a public works director in Willmar, Minn.

Cindy Hill said she is eager to return to work as the director of the Wyoming Department of Education.

The Super Bowl is over, and baseball season is headed our way. That makes it fitting that the state of Wyoming is dealing with one helluva curveball on the future of the state Department of Education.

For the Powell High School boys’ basketball team, last weekend was a tale of two first quarters. It was the best of starts, it was the worst of starts.