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Laramie High School Class of 2019 Graduation Week Details

With graduation week finally here, Laramie High School Principal Chuck Kern announces three events honoring the Plainsmen Class of 2019.

UPDATE: Laramie High School Student Confirmed Dead

UPDATE (11:51 a.m.):. A Laramie High School Student is dead following what has been described as a "tragic incident" Friday morning, according to the school ...

BREAKING: Laramie Hires Jim Shaffer As New Boys Basketball Coach  KOWB

After an extensive search for a new coach, Laramie High School has hired former Cheyenne South and Evanston Coach Jim Shaffer as its new boys' basketball ...

Laramie High School to Host Wellness Fair

Laramie High School is hosting a wellness fair next week put on by the district. The Albany County School District 1 Wellness Fair is set for Jan. 16 from 4 to 7 ...

J. Craig Tingey | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

J. Craig Tingey, 68, of Laramie, passed away after a lengthy illness on Thursday, July 4, 2019 at Davis Hospice Center in Cheyenne, Wyoming.

Introducing New Laramie High School AD Ron Wagner [VIDEO]  KOWB

A Wyoming native and graduate of the University of Wyoming is the new Athletics and Activities Director at Laramie High School. Ron Wagner takes over the ...

School board to loosen grad ceremony rules | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

In response to requests from some graduating Laramie High School seniors, the Albany County School District No. 1's school board is considering a new policy ...

Softball proposal fails at school board | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

A request to bring softball to Laramie High School failed Wednesday after a 4-4 vote by the school board of Albany County School District No. 1.

The Laramie HS Orchestra in Tune for Ireland

The Laramie High School Orchestra, directed by Sarah McCoy, is heading to Ireland to perform & represent Laramie and Wyoming on June 3 and will return ...

Brown resigns as Laramie hoops coach | Laramie High  WyoSports

The revolving door for Laramie High boys basketball head coaches keeps turning.

Tragic Incident Remains Under Investigation Following Student Death in Laramie

LARAMIE — Very little information is available at this hour from Albany County School District #1 following a report on Laramie Live about a “tragic incident” ...

School board to revisit softball vote after budget work  Laramie Boomerang

Albany County School District No. 1 board members plan to revisit the possibility of offering softball at Laramie High School after they complete their budget for ...

Whiting High School plans move to 4-day week  Laramie Boomerang

Whiting High School, Laramie's alternative high school, is planning a move to a four-day school week this fall.

UW Theatre and Dance Presents 'Pokes 'n' Plainsmen' Feb. 11-15 | News  University of Wyoming News

University of Wyoming and Laramie High School students rehearse a scene from “Pokes 'n' Plainsmen,” a production featuring scenes, songs and dances that ...

Laramie High Schoolers Navigate Town's Past With Help Of The Laramie Project  Wyoming Public Media

In a theatre class at Laramie High School, a dozen upperclassmen sit around a table on the stage. The class is studying and performing The Laramie Project.

Kelsey Wilson | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Kelsey Wilson, 16, of Laramie died Friday, Nov. 16, 2018. She was born March 1, 2002 to David and Nicole Wilson. She attended Laramie High School.

LHS roundup: Lady Plainsmen dominate quadrangular | Sports  Laramie Boomerang

The Laramie High School girls swimming and diving team got a rare chance Friday to qualify swimmers for the state meet in some of their off events by hosting ...

Johnson paces Lady Plainsmen with 3 wins | Sports  Laramie Boomerang

Laramie High School junior Emmy Johnson continued her early dominance in the sprints and the Lady Plainsmen won seven of 14 events Friday during the ...

LHS orchestra traveling, performing in Ireland this week  Laramie Boomerang

For the next nine days, not only will Laramie High School orchestra students get the chance to see amazing Irish destinations like the Cliffs of Moher and Blarney ...

Dr. William (Bill) Anthony Shaffer | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Dr. William (Bill) Anthony Shaffer passed away at home on Monday, May 20, 2019. A memorial *service* will be held on Friday, June 14 at 11:00 a.m. at Grace ...

Former Laramie classmates' lives converged again in fatal police shooting  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The two boys pose a row apart in a 1999 photograph of the Laramie High School Choir at Carnegie Hall.

'We need to do right by our girls:' School board probes gender equity in sports offerings  Laramie Boomerang

Albany County School District No. 1's school board is establishing a committee to study if — and how — it can make its sports offerings more equitable for boys ...

Mary Johnson | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Mary Jane Johnson was born in Independence, Kansas in October of 1938 to Jack and Myrtle Patton. She moved to Laramie, Wyoming in 1949 where Jack took ...

We the People state finals tests LHS student constitutional knowledge  Laramie Boomerang

Laramie High School students — along with five other schools around the state — competed in the We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution State Finals ...

Best Wyoming high school? Right here. | Local  Jackson Hole News&Guide

Teton County public school students attend the best high school in the state, according to the U.S. News & World Report.

UW Awards Top Scholarship to 101 Wyoming Students | News  University of Wyoming News

Some 101 outstanding high school seniors from across Wyoming have been selected to receive the 2019 Trustees' Scholars Award, the University of Wyoming's ...

Laramie High School students prepare for prom | News  Laramie Boomerang

As people prepared the Marian H. Rochelle Gateway Center on Saturday for the once-a-year event, Laramie High School students put on their new formal wear ...

New Laramie High School Officially Opens [VIDEO][PHOTOS]  KOWB

State leaders joined hundreds of Laramie residents Thursday afternoon for the official opening of the new Laramie High School at 1710 Boulder Drive.

Albany County to open second one-kid elementary  Laramie Boomerang

Albany County School District No. 1 will open another rural elementary school this fall for a single child who's set to begin kindergarten. The child's younger ...

Policy Will Allow Native American High School Students To Bead Graduation Caps  Wyoming Public Media

Native students and educators alongside the Albany County school board are coming up with a policy to protect beadwork and feathers on graduating seniors'

Jeffrey F. Hardesty | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Jeffrey F. Hardesty, 54, of Laramie, WY passed away on Friday, June 7, 2019.

School's out — and coming down: Demolition continues on old Laramie High School  Laramie Boomerang

After years of *service* to Laramie's youth, the time has come to tear down old Laramie High School.

Harold Dempsey “PJ” Page, Jr. | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Harold Dempsey “PJ” Page, Jr. 56, of Cheyenne, WY, passed away May 20, 2019 in Westminster, CO. He was born October 22, 1962 in Greeley, CO to Harold ...

Trinidad “TJ” Mesa | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Trinidad “TJ” Mesa passed peacefully on May 19, 2019, with his loving family by his side. He was born September 30, 1919 in Zamora, Michoacan, Mexico to ...

Interstate 80 reopens after blizzard shuts down Southeastern Wyoming  Laramie Boomerang

Updated 8 p.m. Thursday. The National Weather *Service* in Cheyenne extended its blizzard warning area westward Wednesday morning to include all of Albany ...

UW Student Accepted to University of Oxford Neuroscience Doctoral Program | News  University of Wyoming News

Jasper Hunt, a University of Wyoming student who grew up in Laramie, has been accepted into a neuroscience doctoral program at the University of Oxford in ...

Let's Meet Laramie High School's New Athletic Director Jeremy Qualls [VIDEO]  KOWB

Laramie High School's administration has undergone an overhaul since the school year ended in June. The changes include a new Athletic Director and ...

Roberta Gayle Raitt | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

The gates of heaven flung their doors open wide and trumpeted the arrival of an amazing new angel while those of us left behind mourn the loss of a gracious.

John Mortensen Burman | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

John Mortensen Burman, born January 28, 1955, in Worland, Wyoming, died at home in Laramie on February 21, 2019, of spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA), ...

Julie Anne McKay | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

On a beautiful morning on April 28, 1968, in Laramie, Wyoming, Julie Anne McKay was born to Susan and John McKay. At the time, her father was finishing his ...

Karolyn Jeanne (Adams) Arnold | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Karolyn Jeanne (Adams) Arnold passed away May 9, 2019 at the Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, Colorado after an unexpected stroke. She was ...

Laramie High School students create time capsule | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Laramie High School students left a long-lasting mark on the school Monday afternoon with the burial of a time capsule packed with mementos.

Demolition crews discover more asbestos at old Laramie High School  Laramie Boomerang

The demolition of the old Laramie High School experienced a complication after asbestos was found again — this time under a wooden gym floor at the school.

New LHS Nearly Ready, Funding for Other Laramie School Construction Still in Question  KOWB

The new Laramie High School will be ready to host classes in early August. Dr. Jubal Yennie, superintendent of Albany County School District No. 1, says the ...

Laramie Students Walk Out Of School With Differing Ideas On Guns  Wyoming Public Media

On the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High school shooting, students at Laramie High School joined young people across the country who walked out to.

School district tries bidding out for athletic trainers  Laramie Boomerang

Albany County School District No. 1 is set to open bids today at 1 p.m. after issuing a request for proposals for athletic training services.

WyoTech sees growth, increasing enrollment with new ownership  Gillette News Record

LARAMIE — After facing an uncertain future, Laramie-based WyoTech has officially returned to its roots.

Car collides with Albany County school bus | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

An auto wreck involving an Albany County School District No. 1 bus and another vehicle occurred Friday afternoon on Grand Avenue outside of Walmart.

Michael John Hopkins | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Michael John Hopkins, 69, of Laramie, passed away on Saturday, April 27, 2019. He was born June 11, 1949 in Laramie to John and Pauline (Crawford) ...

Elaine V. Romero | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Elaine V. Romero, 93, of Laramie passed away peacefully at home on May 27, 2019. Elaine was born on October 29, 1925 in Holman, New Mexico to Damian ...

University of Wyoming and Laramie choirs perform 'Angels' concert  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Angels" features the University of Wyoming Collegiate Chorale, the Laramie High School Plainsmen Singers and the Laramie Middle School singers joining in a ...

Protecting Beaded High School Graduation Caps In Wyoming  Wyoming Public Media

High School Native American students and their families have long-standing traditions of beading elements of their dress or wearing feathers on their tassels at ...

Charles Wesley "Chuck" Farmer | Obituaries  Casper Star-Tribune Online

CAMERON, Mo.—Charles Wesley “Chuck” Farmer was born on October 26, 1945 in Rawlins, Wyoming and died June 7, 2019 of Alzheimer's. He grew up in ...

March 9: On the Record | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Registered sex offenders. The Albany County Sheriff's Office, in cooperation with the Laramie Daily Boomerang, advises residents that state law requires ...

Robert Michael 'Robbie' Ramirez | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Robert Michael “Robbie” Ramirez, 39, was taken from us tragically Nov. 4, 2018, in Laramie.

Laramie, McPherson sisters ready to defend state championship  WyoSports

Competitiveness and hard work go hand-in-hand. That combination is an overall theme for sisters and Laramie High School teammates junior Olivia McPherson ...

Crickett Ann Volmer | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Crickett Ann Volmer of Laramie, 23, passed away March 5, 2019, in Laramie, Wyoming. Born July 27, 1995, to Jay and Becky Volmer in Sheridan, Wyoming.

Granderson charged with sexual assault | News  Laramie Boomerang

Carl Granderson, a former star University of Wyoming defensive end, was charged this week with sexual assault and sexual battery in Albany County Circuit ...

Tourism director retiring after 12 years | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

The Albany County Tourism Board is currently working to hire a replacement for Fred Ockers, the executive director of the Laramie Area Visitor's Center, who's ...

Patrick Parker | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Patrick Parker, 82, of Laramie, died Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018, at Hospice of Laramie. He was born Oct. 25, 1935, in Laramie to Frank and Iva (née Hume) Parker.

Students Compete in World Languages Day at UW | News  University of Wyoming News

Some 307 students and 33 teachers representing 17 junior high and high schools from across Wyoming participated in the annual World Languages Day ...

Laramie girl wins catch-a-calf at Denver Stock Show  Casper Star-Tribune Online

An Albany County 4-H'er won the Catch-A-Calf competition recently at the National Western Stock Show in Denver, and nine other 4-H'ers from across Wyoming ...

UW proposes cutting a week from winter break  Laramie Boomerang

University of Wyoming administrators are proposing revisions to the school's academic calendar that would give students a full week off for Thanksgiving Break ...

Jeffrey Erik Bayne | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Jeffrey Erik Bayne, 51, of Lafayette, Colorado, formerly of Laramie, died Sunday, February 24, 2019, in Lafayette. He was born May 13, 1967, in Laramie to ...

Rosalie Lewis | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

January 16, 1923 – April 18, 2019. Rosalie was born to John Paul and Mabel von Grueningen on January 16, 1923. At the age of five, her family moved to ...

ACSD No. 1 to delay dual-language decision | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

By DANIEL BENDTSEN In the fall, Albany County School District No. 1 superintendent Jubal Yennie was hoping to establish a long-term plan by March on how ...

Steve Deines | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Steve Deines, 63, of Laramie passed away Friday, February 1, 2019, unexpectedly due to an accident while on a business trip in Boston.

Kautzman's first career goal helps Laramie to shutout over Star Valley  Laramie Boomerang

JACKSON – Raegan Kautzman didn't know what to do when the ball landed at her feet. She made up her mind quickly. The Laramie senior turned and fired ...

Wyoming's one-kid school | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Thoman Ranch Elementary in Sweetwater County has two students. There are a few other public schools in Wyoming with three students.

Beverly Lee Sheen | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Beverly Lee Sheen passed away on April 28, 2019 at Hospice House of Laramie supported by her loving family and caring staff after a long struggle with ...

Laramie's flood potential higher than most of Wyoming  Laramie Boomerang

When National Weather *Service* hydrologist Jim Fahey made his first “flood outlook” graphic of 2019 last month, the watersheds near Laramie and Saratoga ...

Larry Dean DeBrey | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

A son of Wyoming has come home to rest. Larry Dean DeBrey, 64, passed away peacefully on May 27, 2019. He was born July 30, 1954 in Casper, Wyoming to.

Almanza contests laundering allegations | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Federal prosecutors are relying merely on conjecture in alleging Almanza Mexican Food helped launder money for a Mexican drug cartel, the restaurant's ...

Library director fired | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Albany County Public Library's board suddenly terminated the contract of library director Ruth Troyanek on Wednesday night.

Eagle Scout Project to improve accessibility at LaPrele Park  Laramie Boomerang

A desire to increase accessibility in a Laramie park is motivating Boy Scout Tanner Hyde as he completes his Eagle Scout project this week.

Robert Lee Hooker | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Robert Lee “Bob” Hooker died Nov. 28, 2018, at home in Laramie. He was born May 31, 1960, at Ivinson Memorial Hospital, to Floyd L. Hooker and Coellen ...

Arthur J. “Art” Eike | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Arthur J. “Art” Eike, 79 of Laramie, Wyoming passed away February 4, 2019 at Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, Colorado. Art was born April 6, 1939 ...

Albany County has highest percentage of food insecurity of any other county  Laramie Boomerang

Albany County has over 6550 residents who aren't sure where their next meal will come from, according to the Wyoming Food Bank of the Rockies.

Final Report from the Special Olympics WY Summer Games in Laramie

LARAMIE – Laramie welcomed the 2019 Special Olympics Wyoming Summer Game participants and their families the week of May 9 to 11, and Melissa Noah, ...

Wyoming Schools Look for a Middle Way for Transgender Students  The New York Times

The district in Laramie, Wyo., won't adopt a new policy but will address students by the names they prefer and help them find a bathroom or locker room that fits.

Lady Plainsmen eager to make an impression | Laramie High  WyoSports

The Laramie High girls soccer team is anxious to make a name for themselves as it rebuilds on offense and gets stronger on defense.

Laramie Middle School janitor retires after 30 years with Albany County School District No. 1  Laramie Boomerang

Dancing a little jig in the Laramie Middle School Cafeteria on Friday, Don “Donnie” Padilla's right foot tapped the inside of a student's right foot.

New Visit Laramie director looks to highlight Albany County's authenticity  Laramie Boomerang

Scott Larson, the new Albany County Tourism Board and Visit Laramie executive director, said he was first introduced to Albany County when he went on a first ...

County issues emergency ban on aquifer development | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

During an emergency meeting hosted Monday afternoon, the Albany County Commission issued a temporary moratorium on construction and other ...

Laramie spared from worst of storm | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

While Wednesday's snowstorm was slow to start, the National Weather *Service* in Cheyenne warned the storm was far from over yet.

Lady Plainsmen come up short of elusive state track title  Laramie Boomerang

CASPER — The quest for history for the Laramie High girls track team will have to wait. Instead, Saturday turned out to be a repeat of history.

Lois Marguerite Wamhoff | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Lois Marguerite Wamhoff was born April 30, 1923, in Laramie to Frank and Sybil Jensen. She passed away Nov. 26, 2018, at Hospice House of Laramie.

Laramie Swim Club celebrates 50th anniversary | Laramie  WyoSports

It was January of 1969 when the sport of swimming was forever changed – not only in Laramie, but for all of Wyoming.

Laramie sees minor population growth in 2018, most other cities see decreases  Laramie Boomerang

As many communities in the state are struggling to retain residents, Laramie has grown by 0.2% from July 2017 to July 2018, according to a report issued by the ...

Seymour Lytton Sharps | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Seymour Lytton Sharps, 94, passed away on February 13, 2019, at Ivinson Memorial Hospital in Laramie, Wyoming. He was born in Hanover, New Hampshire, ...

Nancy Martson Palm | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Nancy Palm, beloved wife, mother and friend crossed over the Great Divide on Saturday April 20, 2019 at the age of 91, after a long battle with ...

Tom Lee | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Tom Lee was born on November 7, 1963 to Dean and Alberta Lee. Born a cowboy, he could often be found at their ranch, Stove Prairie, playing “bulldoggin” ...

Laramie has Wyoming's highest flood prospect | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

In the National Weather *Service's* final flood outlook of the season, hydrologist Jim Fahey assigned the highest flood potential in the state to the Laramie area ...

West Nile virus detected in Laramie mosquitoes | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

West Nile Virus was found in a mosquito sample in Laramie this week, the city announced in a news release Friday morning.

Susan Mary Fanning | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Susan Mary Fanning, born October 19, 1947 to John and Vincenzia Santoli in Hartford, Connecticut. Susan graduated from. Pulaski High School, and began a ...

George J. Markle | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

George J. Markle, 93, formerly of Laramie, Wyoming, died March 26th, 2019 at the Nevada State Veterans Home in Boulder City, Nevada.

Historic steam engines scheduled to stop in Laramie  Laramie Boomerang

About 150 years ago, Laramie's railroad tracks were laid as part of the construction of the transcontinental railroad, which was completed on May 10, 1869, when ...

County attorney seeks injunction against gas station | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Albany County Attorney Peggy Trent filed a request Tuesday for a court order to block construction work by Laramie gas station Tumbleweed Express, which is ...

Library board offers wage hikes | Local News  Laramie Boomerang

Employees of the Albany County Public Library will receive raises May 1 after a unanimous vote Wednesday from the library board.

Kenneth A. “Ken” Endsley | Obituaries  Laramie Boomerang

Kenneth A. “Ken” Endsley, 82, of Laramie, died Thursday, February 14, 2019 at his home. He was born May 5, 1936 in Iola, Kansas to Aaron and Thelma ...

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