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Since Monday, June 21, when summer school began, the school district reported that 10 students and five staff members tested positive for COVID-19 at Afflerbach, Baggs, Davis, Goins, Meadowlark, Prairie Wind and, Sunrise elementary schools and South High School.

Zonta Club of Cheyenne is offering one $1,000 scholarship for a woman studying business or a business-related program. The application and paperwork must be submitted by August 1. 

The Laramie County Community College Board of Trustees will hold its annual public budget hearing and regular business meeting at 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 21, in the Community College Center, Room CCC 128. 

School District stakeholders are encouraged to attend the Board of Trustees meeting in person or virtually via Livestream at 6 p.m. Monday, July 12.

Joey Davis of Cheyenne has earned the Master of Arts in Teaching in Health and Physical Education from Valdosta State University in Georgia.

Dr. Margaret Crespo, the new Superintendent for Laramie County School District #1, officially takes office today.  She released a letter to the community about assuming the new position.

Laramie County Community College has announced its list of graduates for the 2021 spring semester and students earning a place on the president’s and vice president’s honor rolls.

Micah Jones of Cheyenne has been named to The University of Alabama (UA) Presidents List for Spring Semester 2021.

Heather Hokanson, a senior at Cheyenne South High School, received the USS Wyoming Committee's Dick Cheney Scholarship for the upcoming 2021-22 academic year.

Hudson Roling and Lincoln Trujillo of Cheyenne received degrees from the University of Jamestown and were honored during commencement ceremonies on May 8 in Harold Newman Arena.

Piper Perez of Cheyenne demonstrated exceptional skills in communications courses at Dickinson State University (DSU) and was awarded the Recognition of Excellence in Communication by the Office of Academic Affairs following the spring 2021 semester.

Angelina Stinson, a junior from Cheyenne, was one of 239 students named to Concordia University, Nebraska's honors list for the Spring 2021 semester.

Nutrition Services will provide free breakfasts and lunches for children ages 18 months to 18 years from Monday, June 21 through Friday, Aug. 13.

The Cheyenne Workforce Center and Laramie Workforce Center partnered with Laramie County Community College and will host a virtual job fair from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m., Wednesday, June 9.

Angelo State University announced that Alex Covey, Coryn Davis, and Naomi Rangel of Cheyenne were among the graduates during the 2021 spring commencement exercises, May 15, at Junell Center/Stephens Arena in San Angelo, Texas.

Jeremiah Griffin from Cheyenne graduated from Georgia College in May 2021 with a Logistics and Supply Chain Management degree.

The University of Sioux Falls in South Dakota has announced that Jordan Holt of Cheyenne is graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice, Psychology, and Social Science.

School district student music schedules are available online at www.laramie1.org. Click on the “Parents and Students” link, then under PARENT/STUDENT RESOURCES, click “Music Events & Resources.” Or click here for a direct link.

Ishmael De Jesus of FE Warren AFB earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Maryland Global Campus.

Sarah Urbanek, Shelby Bowman, Aundrea Brown, Kristofer Phillips, Cody Poley, Emily Hood, and Maleigha Hilliard of Cheyenne were named to the Southern New Hampshire University Winter 2021 President's List. The winter term runs from January to May.

Connor Brown of Cheyenne, who majored in Music BMU, and Brock Spiegelberg of Casper, a chemistry major, were named to the Spring 2021 Dean's List at the University of Utah.

Heidi Kuric, a resident of Cheyenne, made the Spring 2021 Academic Achievement List at Georgia Southwestern State University and was among 612 students recognized for the scholastic achievement.

At 5 p.m., Monday, June 7, a district work session will be held, followed by a 6 p.m. regular board meeting.

Starting June 14 through July 22, the district will hold music lessons for students. Classes will be on Mondays and Wednesdays or Tuesdays and Thursdays for 30 minutes.

In response to the recent lifting of the mask mandate by the Wyoming Department of Health, LCCC will also lift their mask requirement for employees, students and guests beginning, Tuesday, June 1.

East High’s speech and debate team recently competed at the National Individual Events Tournament of Champions (NIETOC). Nearly 1,200 students competed from 290 teams representing 35 states, making it the largest tournament in NIETOC history.

The school district reports that from Friday, May 7 through Thursday, May 13, four students and one staff member tested positive for COVID-19 at Baggs Elementary, Central High, Freedom Elementary, and Prairie Wind Elementary.

Kelsey Crock, Robyn Merz, and Rebecca Monahan of Cheyenne were named to the Spring 2021 President's List at Chadron State College in Nebraska.