Mostly Cloudy


Powell, WY

Mostly Cloudy

Humidity: 26%

Wind: 11 mph

Tessa Baker

While some neighboring communities have experienced declines in their public school enrollment, the Powell school district has continued growing over the past 10 years.

You don’t have to drive far to see what Powell would look like without mature trees.

Couple married in 1933, has one of the longest marriages in the U.S.

BYRON — On an autumn day in 1933, Ed and Jeri (Pryde) NeVille promised to love and cherish one another as husband and wife.

They have kept that promise for more than 81 years.

To help seventh-grade students better understand what happens in the Wyoming Legislature, Northwest College President Stefani Hicswa started with “Schoolhouse Rock.” In the 1970s “I’m Just a Bill” video, an animated bill moves between committees in the House of Representatives and Senate, singing about the legislative process as he moves along.

Sunscreen, seat belts, helmets and bug repellent rarely cause a ruckus.

But immunizations — another common preventative measure — are at the center of emotionally charged controversy across America.

Southside Elementary School keeps shining.

The elementary school, whose motto is Southside Shines, recently was listed as one of the top schools in the country by, an independent organization.

As she returned to Wyoming, Theresa Pike repeated a single word: “Hallelujah.”

She is finally home.

Local legislators are in Cheyenne for the 2015 General Session, participating in a variety of debates, discussions and decisions.

Dozens of supporters clad in orange and black showed up Tuesday night for a school board decision that was quick and unanimous: Cindi Smith will no longer coach the Powell High School volleyball team.

Singing students packed the Powell High School auditorium throughout the holiday season, but at the end of December, the auditorium was filled with scaffolding.

Page 22 of 51


Get all the latest Powell news by subscribing to the Powell Tribune today!

Click here to find out more!


Our paper can be delivered right to your e-mail inbox with a subscription to the Powell Tribune!

Find out more here!

Stay Connected

Keep up with Powell news by liking us on Facebook or following us on Twitter.

Go to top