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Cody teen Sydney Gunn took part in the Girls’ Junior America’s Golf Cup tournament in Hawaii last week. Gunn was one of four teenagers to represent Wyoming in the event.

The Northwest College women’s basketball team and  head coach Janis Beal have been named to the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association’s academic top 25 team honor roll for the 2011-12 season. NWC interim athletic director Rex Myers announced the honor late last week.

(Feb. 14, 1949 - July 24, 2012)

William “Bill” Delph, 63, of Cody, died peacefully on July 24, 2012, after a courageous battle with cancer.

(June 1, 1955 - July 29, 2012)

Bonnie J. Kopp (nee Sanders) of Lisle, Ill., formerly of Naperville, Ill., and Chesterton, Ind., died Sunday, July 29, 2012 at her home in Chesterton, Ind., while battling cancer. She was 57.

She was born June 1, 1955 in Lovell.

(July 2, 1955 - July 25, 2012)

Becky Witt of Cody died Wednesday, July 25, 2012. She was 57.

Becky was born July 2, 1955 in Scottsbluff, Neb., the sixth child of Raymond and Kathleen (Roberts) Bower.

Team wins one of three

The Powell Little League minors division all-star team went 1-2 last week in district tournament play to see its season come to a close in the consolation championship game. The team dropped games to Kemmerer and Bridger Valley while posting a victory over Green River.

The tournament was hosted by Cody.

Twenty-seven riders took to the trail over the Big Horn Mountains on July 14 for the 42nd Big Horn 100 Mile Ride.

Weather was more than cooperative as the riders made their way to the first vet check at Horse Creek on top of the mountain. Over the grueling course throughout the day, very few horses were pulled from the competition by veterinarians or by riders themselves.

(Jan. 5,1927 – May  25, 2012)

Herbert Lee Gillett died May 25, 2012 at his home in Powell. He was 85.

(April 22, 1942 - July 23, 2012)

Sharon Elaine Graves of Cody died Monday, July 23, 2012 at West Park Long Term Care Center in Cody, due to complications of a stroke she suffered in 2008. She was 70.

(June 14, 1953 - July 23, 2012)

Vickie Lynn (Chouinard) LeRoy died Monday, July 23 at the Powell Valley Care Center. She was 59.

Vickie was born on June 14, 1953 in Glendive, Mont., to Douglas and Marjorie (Funk) Chouinard.

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