Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Children Receive Free Eye Exams from Cheyenne Lions Club

By Blaine McCartney

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Cheyenne Lions Club member Jim Landen looks at a computerized chart as he gives Slade Taylor an eye exam Tuesday morning at the Children Discovery Center at Laramie County Community College. The club has so far given exams to 350 children and 16 schools so far this year. The exams, conducted at child development centers, head starts and other child care agencies, are meant to screen for possible problems. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Cheyenne Lions Club member Jim Landen looks at a computerized chart as he gives Slade Taylor an eye exam Tuesday morning at the Children Discovery Center at Laramie County Community College. The club has given out exams for children at child development centers, head starts and other child care agencies that are meant to screen for possible vision problems. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

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Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Recent images from the Our Faces portrait project

By Michael Smith

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Merina, 6, and Karlyn Theobold, 3, pose for a portrait at their parents home south of Pine Bluffs. The sisters are from China and were adopted by Curt and Wanda Theobald. Both sisters agreed that wildlife and the bluffs were their favorite thing about living in Laramie County. To take part in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith's Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. To see all of the portraits published so far, go online to ourfaces.wyomingnews.com. Michael Smith/staff

Merina, 6, and Karlyn Theobold, 3, pose for a portrait at their parents home south of Pine Bluffs. The sisters are from China and were adopted by Curt and Wanda Theobald. Both sisters agreed that wildlife and the bluffs were their favorite thing about living in Laramie County. To take part in WTE Photo Editor Michael Smith’s Our Faces: Portraits of Laramie County project, call 633-3124 or 630-8388 or email msmith@wyomingnews.com to make an appointment. To see all of the portraits published so far, go online to ourfaces.wyomingnews.com. Michael Smith/staff

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

The Month in Photos: March 2014

By Miranda Grubbs

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Cheyenne East's Sarah Erickson walks off the court as the Natrona County girls basketball team celebrates during the Wyoming State Basketball Championships at the Casper Events Center in Casper, Wyo. Saturday, March 15, 2014. Natrona defeated East for the state championship 33-28. (Michael Smith/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Cheyenne East’s Sarah Erickson walks off the court as the Natrona County girls basketball team celebrates during the Wyoming State Basketball Championships at the Casper Events Center in Casper, Wyo. Saturday, March 15, 2014. Natrona defeated East for the state championship 33-28. (Michael Smith/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Cheyenne South fans hold up newspapers during introductions for the Cheyenne East boys basketball team at Cheyenne South in Cheyenne, Wyo. Friday, March 28, 2014. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Cheyenne South fans hold up newspapers during introductions for the Cheyenne East boys basketball team at Cheyenne South in Cheyenne, Wyo. Friday, March 28, 2014. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

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Saturday, March 29, 2014

East Girls Defeat Central 3-2

By Miranda Grubbs

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Cheyenne Central's Emily Evans (13) walks off as the Cheyenne East team celebrates a goal during a game at Riske Field in Cheyenne, Wyo. Friday, March 28, 2014. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Cheyenne Central’s Emily Evans (13) walks off as the Cheyenne East team celebrates a goal during a game at Riske Field in Cheyenne, Wyo. Friday, March 28, 2014. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Cheyenne East's Kayla Evans (5) and Cheyenne Central's Makayla McBride (18) battle for the ball during a game at Riske Field in Cheyenne, Wyo. Friday, March 28, 2014. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Cheyenne East’s Kayla Evans (5) and Cheyenne Central’s Makayla McBride (18) battle for the ball during a game at Riske Field in Cheyenne, Wyo. Friday, March 28, 2014. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

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Sunday, March 23, 2014

Harlem Ambassadors

By Miranda Grubbs

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Brady Hamm, 10, dances with Harlem Ambassador Brittany Dorsey during a charity basketball game against members of the local community at Cheyenne South in Cheyenne, Wyo. Friday, March 21, 2014. The game, which featured ball-handling tricks and comedy routines, raised money for the Hispanic Organization for Progress and Education. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Brady Hamm, 10, dances with Harlem Ambassador Brittany Dorsey during a charity basketball game against members of the local community at Cheyenne South in Cheyenne, Wyo. Friday, March 21, 2014. The game, which featured ball-handling tricks and comedy routines, raised money for the Hispanic Organization for Progress and Education. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Taylor Schmidt, 4, low-fives the HOOPE Squad's Alexis Moralez (3) during introductions for a charity basketball game at Cheyenne South in Cheyenne, Wyo. Friday, March 21, 2014. The HOOPE Squad, made up of members of the local community, took on the Harlem Ambassadors to raise money for the Hispanic Organization for Progress and Education. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

Taylor Schmidt, 4, low-fives the HOOPE Squad’s Alexis Moralez (3) during introductions for a charity basketball game at Cheyenne South in Cheyenne, Wyo. Friday, March 21, 2014. The HOOPE Squad, made up of members of the local community, took on the Harlem Ambassadors to raise money for the Hispanic Organization for Progress and Education. (Miranda Grubbs/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

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Sunday, March 16, 2014

Cowgirls Fall to Colorado State in Triple Overtime Heartbreaker, 95-92, in MW Semifinals

By Michael Smith

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University of Wyoming's Marquelle Dent looks up at the scoreboard as she walks off the court with her teammates after falling to Colorado State 95-91 in triple overtime in the semifinal game of the Mountain West basketball tournament Friday afternoon at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

University of Wyoming’s Marquelle Dent looks up at the scoreboard as she walks off the court with her teammates after falling to Colorado State 95-91 in triple overtime in the semifinal game of the Mountain West basketball tournament Friday afternoon at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

University of Wyoming's Chelan Landry knocks the ball loose from Colorado State's Alicia Nichols during the semifinal game of the Mountain West basketball tournament Friday afternoon at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. The Cowgirls fell to Colorado State, 95-92, in triple overtime. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

University of Wyoming’s Chelan Landry knocks the ball loose from Colorado State’s Alicia Nichols during the semifinal game of the Mountain West basketball tournament Friday afternoon at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. The Cowgirls fell to Colorado State, 95-92, in triple overtime. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

 

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

Local teams compete in opening round of Wyoming State Basketball Championships

By Michael Smith

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A free-throw by Cheyenne East's Rachel Erickson goes through the net during a game against Rock Springs at Casper Community College's Thunderbird Gym Thursday afternoon. Michael Smith/staff

A free-throw by Cheyenne East’s Rachel Erickson goes through the net during a game against Rock Springs at Casper Community College’s Thunderbird Gym Thursday afternoon. Michael Smith/staff

Cheyenne East's Zack McCord dribbles past a Casper Natrona defender during second half action at Casper Community College's Thunderbird Gym Thursday evening. Michael Smith/staff

Cheyenne East’s Zack McCord dribbles past a Casper Natrona defender during second half action at Casper Community College’s Thunderbird Gym Thursday evening. Michael Smith/staff

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

Cowboys Rally Come Up Short, Fall to UNLV 71-67.

By Michael Smith

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University of Wyoming's Josh Adams vents his frustration as he walks off the court after the Cowboys fell to UNLV, 71-67, during the first round of the men's Mountain West basketball tournament Thursday afternoon at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

University of Wyoming’s Josh Adams vents his frustration as he walks off the court after the Cowboys fell to UNLV, 71-67, during the first round of the men’s Mountain West basketball tournament Thursday afternoon at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

University of Wyoming's Nathan Sobey tries to drive to the basket between UNLV's Khem Roscoe Smith, left, and Bryce Dejean-Jones in the first half during the first round of the men's Mountain West basketball tournament Thursday afternoon at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. The Cowboys fell to UNLV 71-67. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

University of Wyoming’s Nathan Sobey tries to drive to the basket between UNLV’s Khem Roscoe Smith, left, and Bryce Dejean-Jones in the first half during the first round of the men’s Mountain West basketball tournament Thursday afternoon at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. The Cowboys fell to UNLV 71-67. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Cheyenne teams compete in State Spirit competition in Casper

By Michael Smith

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Cheyenne South senior cheerleader Taylor Cortez swings through the air during the CO-ED Cheer performance during the State Spirit Competition in Casper Wednesday night. Cheyenne South slightly edged Cheyenne Central to win the competition. Michael Smith/staff

Cheyenne South senior cheerleader Taylor Cortez swings through the air during the All Girl Cheer performance during the State Spirit Competition in Casper Wednesday night. Cheyenne South slightly edged Cheyenne Central to win the competition. Michael Smith/staff

Cheyenne Central senior cheerleader Bailey Flournoy during the CO-ED Cheer performance during the State Spirit Competition in Casper Wednesday night. Cheyenne South slightly edged Cheyenne Central to win the competition. Michael Smith/staff

Cheyenne Central senior cheerleader Bailey Flournoy during the CO-ED Cheer performance during the State Spirit Competition in Casper Wednesday night.  Michael Smith/staff

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Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Cowgirls Advance in MW, 61-56 Over Boise State

By Michael Smith

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University of Wyoming's Kaitlyn Mileto (31) and Fallon Lewis runs off the court to celebrate their win over Boise State during the first round of the women's Mountain West Basketball Tournament on Tuesday at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. The Cowgirls defeated Boise State, 61-56 and will face Colorado State in the semifinals on Friday at 1 p.m. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

University of Wyoming’s Kaitlyn Mileto (31) and Fallon Lewis runs off the court to celebrate their win over Boise State during the first round of the women’s Mountain West Basketball Tournament on Tuesday at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. The Cowgirls defeated Boise State, 61-56 and will face Colorado State in the semifinals on Friday at 1 p.m. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

University of Wyoming's Chelan Landry, left, and Marquelle Dent battle for a loose ball with Boise State's Deanna Weaver in the first half during the first round of the women's Mountain West Basketball Tournament on Tuesday at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. The Cowgirls defeated Boise State, 61-56 and will face Colorado State in the semifinals on Friday at 1 p.m. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

University of Wyoming’s Chelan Landry, left, and Marquelle Dent battle for a loose ball with Boise State’s Deanna Weaver in the first half during the first round of the women’s Mountain West Basketball Tournament on Tuesday at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nev. The Cowgirls defeated Boise State, 61-56 and will face Colorado State in the semifinals on Friday at 1 p.m. (Blaine McCartney/Wyoming Tribune Eagle)

 

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