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The True-Life Story Of A Woman Who Won A Date With Prince Is Becoming A Movie

TitledQueen for a Day, the movie will tell the true-life story ofLisa Barber, a resident of Sheridan, Wyoming. Barber won a contest where she was able to go on a date with Prince, as well as have the iconicPurple Rainmusician perform a concert and host a film screening in Sheridan.

OKAYPLAYER.COM - 2018-08-16 14:06:00

Jazz Luck Club will hold luau Friday night

The Jazz Luck Club will bring another night of free jazz and dancing to Gillette on Friday.The “Hele Mai Ka Hopena O Ke Kau” luau is from 7-9 p.m. upstairs at the Boot Hill Nightclub. It will feature live music by the Big Horn Big Band, a cash bar and free hors d’oeuvres.

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2018-08-16 16:23:00

Group scams money from Walmart over weekend

Two women seem to have scammed Walmart Money Centers in Gillette and Sheridan out of thousands of dollars over the weekend, Police Cpl. John Lawrence said.The two women went to the Gillette Walmart on Saturday and used a $100 bill to buy $10 of stamps. When they got their change, they said they were


Sheridan hospital faces malpractice lawsuit

SHERIDAN (WNE) — What started as a simple knee surgery resulted in lifelong damages, according to Neal R. Schuman and those representing him in a civil lawsuit against Sheridan Memorial Hospital for negligence and medical malpractice.According to the complaint filed by Schuman’s counsel, Schuman wen


Wyoming Hotel Maid’s Date with Prince to be Made Into Feature Film | EURweb

ActressElizabeth Bankswill star in and produce “Queen For A Day,” based onChris Lee’sMarch 5, 2017, Daily Beast story, When Prince Made a Chambermaid His Queen for a Day,according to Deadline.com. Lee’s teaser for the article read:

EURWEB - 2018-08-15 14:15:40

Arguments begin in malpractice lawsuit

SHERIDAN — Opening statements were heard Monday in a 4th Judicial District Court civil jury trial in which plaintiff Neal Schuman filed negligence and medical malpractice complaints against Sheridan Memorial Hospital.The first day of the estimated five- to six-day 12-member jury trial concluded earl

GILLETTE NEWS RECORD - 2018-08-15 15:47:00

Schuman v. Sheridan Memorial Hospital First day of trial provides two sides of story

Attorney Drake Hill of Cheyenne, representing Schuman, walked through Schuman’s worsening condition following an elective knee-replacement surgery July 27, 2015.


Sheridan murder trial set for Sept. 10

The case, currently scheduled for trial beginning Sept. 10, began when Sheridan Police Department officers arrested Christopher Labuy Jan. 10 after a resident at 1410 N. Main St. reported that Labuy shot a man in another apartment in the building.


Elizabeth Banks to Star In 'Queen For A Day', About a Woman Who Won a Date with Prince

Elizabeth Banksis set to bring the true story of Lisa Barber to the big screen inQueen for a Day. In 1986, Barber won a date with Prince – yes, the Prince – via an MTV contest. His Royal Badness swooped into Barber’s home town of Sheridan, Wyoming and whisked her away to a premiere of his new filmUn

/FILM - 2018-08-16 00:00:26

Longmire 2018 rides off into the sunset

"It’s great for business in the community. I don’t know why we wouldn’t do it again.” -Jennifer McCormickLongmire Days has come and gone for the year but not before making some big impacts on two charities.“Everyone said that it went really smooth, and they had a really good time,” said Jennifer McC

BUFFALOBULLETIN.COM - 2018-08-15 07:59:00

Elizabeth Banks to Star in New Movie About Winning a Date With Prince

Elizabeth Banks is set to star inQueen for a Day—a new film based on Chris Lee’s 2017 story for the Daily Beast, “When Prince Made a Chambermaid His Queen For a Day,” asDeadlinereports. The film will follow the true-life story of Lisa Barber, a resident of Sheridan, Wyoming, who won a contest in 198

MSN.COM - 2018-08-15 20:12:42

No-fee areas up at reservoir

Officials who helped get no-fee areas approved at Buffalo Bill State Park stand with one of the new signs Tuesday. They included (from left) Buffalo Bill State Park supervisor Daniel Marty, Park County Commission Chair Loren Grosskopf, commissioner Tim French, commissioner Joe Tilden, commissioner J

CODY ENTERPRISE - 2018-08-15 19:50:00

Elizabeth Banks will Orchestrate a Dream Date with Prince

Banks has been on a roll in Hollywood for some time now. She constantly creates new opportunities forherselfandothersin the industry, keeping busy bothbehindandin frontof the camera. However, and she won’t be slowing down any time soon.


Safety first as students head back to school

“The first few weeks especially, kids are so excited to be back at school,” Carder said. “I’ve seen kids just shoot out of their cars and run in front of other vehicles. It is important that drivers are slow and attentive in school zones in order to avoid an unfortunate accident.”

BUFFALOBULLETIN.COM - 2018-08-15 08:15:00

BIA Crow Fire urges caution during Crow Fair

On Saturday, local ranchers, Big Horn County Rural Fire and BIA Crow Agency Fire responded to the 34-acre Lodge Grass Creek fire. Sunday evening, 20 lightning strikes hit the Pryor and Wolf Mountains and two squads and two engines have been deployed to fight fires caused by those strikes. BIA Crow A


Gordon will set up Wyo.’s next generation for success

I’ve known Mark Gordon my entire life; I grew up with his oldest daughter, Bea, in Buffalo.As a young professional living in Wyoming, I’m the generation that wants to stay in this state. I have yet to meet a person more singularly focused on ensuring the prosperity and happiness of the next generati

WYOMING TRIBUNE-EAGLE - 2018-08-15 12:00:00

Solar Tour planned for Saturday

Attendees can purchase tickets in advance for $15 or $20 on the day of the tour. This is a self-guided tour to six homes and businesses in Sheridan, so participants may start and stop their tour at the location of their choice. Since the tour ends at 4 p.m., attendees should plan to begin their tour


Letter: Gordon qualified for job

Mark Gordon has so much more to offer than the other candidates: 1. He is currently an elected state official; 2. He is a rancher/businessman in Buffalo; 3. He has political connections in Cheyenne, throughout the state and Washington, D.C.


Longmire Days returns to Wyoming for first time since series end

This weekend, there was a celebration of all thingsLongmireout in Buffalo, Wyoming — and, in turn, it makes us miss the series more. Longmire Days has been a yearly tradition for some time now, as every single year author Craig Johnson and many of the show’s stars congregate alongside a wide array o


Birding at The Brinton set for Saturday

For more information, contact Barb McNab at The Brinton, (307) 672-3173 or bighornaudubon@gmail.com.