Funeral services for Juleen Nelson will be held Saturday, May 30, at 12 noon at the Grover Ward LDS Chapel.
A viewing will be held Friday, May 29, from 6-8 p.m. at the Grover Ward Church and from 10:30-11:45 a.m. prior to the services.
Among the many dignitaries were the following: Wyoming Secretary of State Edward F. Murray III, State Auditor Cynthia I. Cloud, State Treasurer Mark Gordon and State Superintendent Jillian Balow. Also in attendance were University of Wyoming President Laurie S. Nichols and BYU-Idaho President Clark G. Gilbert.
A junior varsity game between Cody and Star Valley begins at 1:30 p.m. The SVHS Homecoming parade on Afton’s Main St. is scheduled for 2:15. The Bank of Star Valley Tailgate goes from 3-4:30 p.m. at Braves Field. The weather forecast calls for a high of only 43-degrees with a 90-percent chance of rain on Friday afternoon.
The Jackson K-mart seems to have escaped the latest round of closures for the retail chain but stores in Cody and Riverton did not.
There have been statewide threats made against government and public buildings in Wyoming. Local officials say the Star Valley area is “not being treated as an active threat at this time.”
Fire restrictions in Lincoln County have been lifted by the commissioners after the Fire Warden determined that precipitation levels warranted the downgrade.
Kilroy of Afton was the low bidder on a $1.5 million contract that will enable WYDOT to purchase and stockpile salt and sand at storage facilities in Lincoln, Sweetwater, Teton and Uinta counties for use in improving traction on snowy and icy highways.
For many the Star Valley Temple is a culmination of nearly 150 years of service and sacrifice in the area by church members.
Tyler Jack and two students from Swift Creek High School spoke with Duke Dance on Tuesday, September 20.