TodayJan 4, 2018 From staff reports
Divorces granted in Fremont County District Court:
-Q94;Kristy Rose Shoup from Eric Lee Shoup. Joint custody of minor children.
- Staci Wilkinson from Shawn Wilkinson. Joint custody of minor children. Heather M. Guidry from Anthony M. Guidry. Joint custody of minor child. Wife's maiden name of Lee restored.
- Ora Lee Groenke from Michael Arthur Groenke. Wife's maiden name of Nicholls restored.
- Raelee F. Coyle from Darin L. Coyle. Wife's maiden name of Hill restored.
- Katrina Elizabeth Kendall from Michael Ryan Kendall. Joint custody of minor children.
- Gregory Leroy Scott from Callie Jo Scott. Joint custody of minor children.
- Tera Ann Smith from Christian Hunter Smith. Joint custody of minor child. Wife's maiden name of White restored.
Russell Leroy Savage Jr., 63, of Fort Washakie, passed away Jan. 3, 2018, at his home. A visitation will be held 5-7 p.m. Jan. 4in the Chapel of Mount Hope. Funeral services will begin at 10 a.m. Jan. 5in the Chapel of Mount Hope at Hudson's Funeral Home, with burial to follow at Sacajawea Cemetery in Fort Washakie.
Harold D. Skjoldal, 90, of Riverton, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at the Help for Health Hospice Home.Services are pending through Davis Funeral Home.
Garry E. Parker, 72, of Riverton, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at the Wind River Health Care and Rehabilitation Center.As were his wishes, cremation has taken place, and no services will be held.
Friday, January 5
Peewee hockey players will play Rock Springs at 7 p.m. at the rink on the corner of Smith Road and Park Avenue. Concessions are available; dress warmly.
Saturday, January 6
Peewee hockey players will play Rock Springs at 9 a.m. at the rink on the corner of Smith Road and Park Avenue. Concessions are available; dress warmly.
Riverton River Rats hockey players will play Laramie at the rink on the corner of Smith Road and Park Avenue. Concessions are available; dress warmly. Squirt is at 4 p.m., peewee is at 5:15 p.m., bantam is at 6:45 p.m. and high school is at 8:30 p.m.
Sunday, January 7
Riverton River Rats hockey players will play Laramie at the rink on the corner of Smith Road and Park Avenue. Concessions are available; dress warmly. Squirt is at 8 a.m., Peewee is at 9:15 a.m., Bantam is at 10:45 a.m. and high school is at 12:30 p.m.
Monday, January 8
A Fremont County Republicans meeting has been called for 5:30 p.m. at the Riverton Public Library. There will be a light chilli dinner. More details to follow. For more information call Pepper Ottman at 856-1178.
Auditions for the Missoula Children's Theatre performance of "Treasure Island" are open to all K-12 students at 3:30 p.m. at Willow Creek Elementary School, 1200 W. Monroe Ave. in Riverton. The performance will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13 at the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Theater on the Central Wyoming College Campus.
Tuesday, January 9
The Riverton Community Blood Drive will be noon to 6 p.m. at St. John Lutheran Church, 606 N. Eighth Street West. Homemade goodies will be available for donors. Appointments can be scheduled online at bloodhero.com (sponsor code is "Riverton) or by calling 850-2529.
Thursday, January 11
Stars of Tomorrow Auditions will be held at the Riverton Middle School from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Applications can be picked up at all Riverton K-12 schools or Wyoming Community Bank. Applications must be turned in no later than January 5. For more information contact Riverton Kiwanis member Melanie Sims at 307-857-9050 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Saturday, January 13
Wild West Winter Carnival Ice Sculpting will begin at 9 a.m. Meet at Jerry's Flowers and Things for ice assignments. Judging will be done at 2:30 p.m. Pre-register at the Riverton Chamber of Commerce by January 12.
Weight Watchers meetings are every Monday at Teton Athletic Club, 911 Flag Drive. Weigh-in is at 5:30 p.m. followed by a meeting at 6 p.m. A second meeting is held every Wednesday at the same location beginning with weigh-ins at 6:45 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7:15 p.m.
Wyoming Star Quilt Guild meets at 7 p.m. on the first and third Monday of each month at United Presbyterian Church, 1101 N. Broadway. Guests are welcome. For more information call Mary Ellen at 851-1489 or Donnabelle at 856-5891.
Fremont County ATV Association meetings are held at 7 p.m. the first Thursday of every month (except August and December) at the High Plains Power building, 1775 E. Monroe Ave. in Riverton.
The American Legion Post 61 meets quarterly in March, June, September and December and the month of May on the fourth Saturday of the month at the Fremont County Library in Riverton. For more information call Pat Lawson at 851-7400.
Riverton BPO Does #48 meets at 7 p.m. the first and third Wednesday of each month.
Riverton Masonic Lodge AF & AM #26 meets at 7 p.m. the second and fourth Tuesday of each month in the Masonic Building.
Riverton Order of the Eastern Star, Chapter 21, meets at 7:30 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month at the Masonic Building. For more information call 856-6636.
A Bereavement Support Group meets 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. every Monday in the Help for Health Hospice Home Sunroom. Come and share conversation and encouragement with others who understand the ups and downs as you adjust to life without your loved one. For more information call 856-1206.
Survivors of Suicide Loss Support Group meetings are held 7:30-8 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month at the Riverton Branch Library, 1330 W. Park Ave. Join with a community of suicide loss survivors as we share stories of healing and hope. Call 851-7188 for additional details.
Information in this column is taken from official law enforcement reports. An arrest is a preliminary step in the legal process. It does not mean that a person has been found guilty of a crime. By law, persons who are arrested are innocent until proven guilty through due legal processes.
In Riverton Police Department reports Wednesday:
-Treg Lookingbill, 18, of Riverton, was cited at about 2 a.m. Wednesday on the bike path near South Railroad Avenue for possession of marijuana.
No injuries were recorded in a minor traffic incident reported at about 7:30 a.m. Wednesday in the 800 block of Butte Drive.
No injuries were recorded in a minor traffic incident reported at about 10:10 a.m. Wednesday in the 900 block of East Washington Avenue.
No injuries were recorded in a minor traffic incident reported at about 10:40 a.m. Wednesday in the 300 block of North Eighth Street West. Daryln Reed, 72, of St. Stephen's, was cited for entering or crossing a roadway.
No injuries were recorded in a minor hit and run incident reported at about 12:30 p.m. Wednesday in a parking lot in the 1700 block of North Federal Boulevard.
In Fremont County Sheriff's Office reports Wednesday:
-Ramona Shakespeare, 46, of Riverton, was arrested at about 7 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of East Main Street in Lander on a Fremont County warrant for failure to appear.
Deputies responded at about 8:25 p.m. Wednesday to reports that a black cow was in the middle of the road on Burma Road north of Riverton.