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Debra Anne (Dozah) Mefford  Powell Tribune

Debra Anne (Dozah) Mefford, 65, passed away peacefully with her family at her side from complications of cancer on Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018, at her home in ...



Powell High School honors student-athletes  Powell Tribune

It was a memorable year for Powell High School athletics, as students were recognized for their accomplishments both in competition and in the classroom at the ...



Students create massive art projects at Powell High School  KULR-TV

Can you imagine a school with a submarine, space shuttle, dragon, and unicorns? All of that, plus wolves, bears, and lions line the halls of Powell High School ...



Sister and brother receive highest honors at Powell High School  Powell Tribune

Growing up on a Powell area ranch, twins Hattie and Rhett Pimentel learned the value of hard work. Over the past four years at Powell High School, their hard ...



Homecoming Week: A celebration for Panthers young and old  Powell Tribune

While Christmas songs proclaim the holiday as the “most wonderful time of the year,” we would say there are few weeks more exciting in small-town America ...



PHS grapplers a mix of youth, experience  Powell Tribune

This weekend will be a busy one for Powell High School athletics, as the winter sports season kicks off with home contests for every team with the exception of ...



Panthers look to seniors on volleyball court  Powell Tribune

With nine seniors on the roster this fall, there is an air of optimism around the Powell High School volleyball team ahead of Friday's season opener at the ...



Panthers third at Powell Invite  Powell Tribune

What began as a cold, wintry morning soon turned to a gorgeous fall day on Friday, as the Powell High School cross country teams hosted the Powell Invitational ...



New era to begin in Panther football  Powell Tribune

Papich has now spent roughly a decade coaching football, building relationships and enjoying his time as a coach. He's now taking the reins as the head coach ...



Are you ready for some football?  Powell Tribune

With just a couple of weeks of practice in the books, the Powell High School football team will once again get an early start on the 2018 season. The team ...



Homecoming heartache: Star Valley comeback dooms Panthers 14-7  Powell Tribune

For three quarters Friday night, it appeared the Powell High School football team, led by a stifling and opportunistic defense, had done just enough to earn a ...



Panthers host Cody in cross-county rivalry game  Powell Tribune

Looking to regroup from last weekend's 14-7 Homecoming loss to Star Valley, the Powell High School football team will square off against its third top ...



Sweet Home Alabama: Hoover High takes Wyoming by storm  Powell Tribune

It was the kind of welcome memories are made of. As the Hoover High School cross country team, hometown Birmingham, Alabama, entered Panther Stadium ...



Buck steps down as PHS football coach  Powell Tribune

After compiling a 17-20 record in four years at the helm of the Panther football team, Chanler Buck is on to his next challenge: He's resigning his position as ...



PHS ag facility plans move forward  Powell Tribune

Construction of a new agricultural facility at Powell High School may begin as soon as next spring. The Powell school board recently voted to move forward with ...



Fillies down Lady Panthers in Park County rivalry match  Powell Tribune

Powell High School's biggest obstacle to winning on the volleyball court last Tuesday evening was, ironically, named Powell — as in Paige Powell. Powell ...



Schedule shuffle: New 4.5-day school week to begin  Powell Tribune

When students return for classes on Aug. 22, they'll have a new 4.5-day school week, with every Friday afternoon off. But that doesn't mean students are going to ...



Panther tennis teams go 1-1 on road  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School tennis teams won seven of their eight singles matches against Green River and Rock Springs on Monday and Tuesday, but found the ...



Powell High School senior to represent Wyoming in U.S. Senate program  Powell Tribune

For the second year in a row, a Powell High School student will represent Wyoming in Washington, D.C.. Hattie Pimentel is one of two students from the Cowboy ...



Gatherings tonight: Reunion weekend kicks off  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School Class of 1968 has always contended it is a special group. Now at the 50th anniversary of their high school graduation, members of the ...



Wyoming High School Display Honors Transcontinental Railroad  Union Pacific

Jim Gilman's high school art class in Powell, Wyoming, is taking its learning outside the classroom by transforming academic hallways and alcoves into lifelike ...



Panthers open season at Worland  Powell Tribune

After an impressive 29-7 Zero Week win against Riverton, the Powell High School football team is looking to carry that momentum into Friday's season opener at ...



Powell girls take third at state  Powell Tribune

After a tough loss against Douglas in the 3A State Tournament semi-finals on Friday, the Powell High School girls' basketball team rebounded nicely on ...



Second school resource officer being considered  Powell Tribune

In addition to donning a badge and gun, a school resource officer wears many hats — investigating when a theft is reported at the high school, helping with a ...



Powell schools to adopt 4.5-day schedule beginning in August  Powell Tribune

With widespread support from educators and parents, the Powell school district is moving to a 4.5-day school week, starting in August. A recent survey showed ...



Panthers play well in losses  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School Panthers opened the boys basketball season by playing strong against some of the toughest competition in the state. Unfortunately ...



Panther swimmers dive into winter season  Powell Tribune

It will be a youth movement for the Powell High School boys' swimming and diving team this season, as 10 freshmen will take to the pool for the Panthers. “We're ...



PHS shines at Cody/Powell Invite  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School golf teams opened the 2018 season with their rivals down the road, hosting the Cody/Powell Invitational Thursday and Friday. The invite ...



Panther cheer team the face of school spirit  Powell Tribune

For Powell High School junior Scarlette Mendoza, cheerleading was something she'd always wanted to try. But as is the case for so many, fear and uncertainty ...



PHS tennis teams close out regular season  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School tennis teams traveled to Casper over the weekend, squaring off against Kelly Walsh and Natrona County to finish out the regular ...



Powell schools consider 4.5-day week with Friday afternoons off  Powell Tribune

Initial survey results show the overwhelming majority of local educators and parents — 88 percent — support moving to a 4.5-day school week with early release ...



On the comeback trail  Powell Tribune

Everything changed in a matter of seconds for Jasmine Helfrich on June 25. Helfrich, a junior at Powell High School, is recovering from an all-terrain vehicle ...



Lady Panthers have high expectations  Powell Tribune

With just one player lost to graduation and everyone else returning, it should be no surprise that the Powell High School girls basketball team has high ...



At season-opening tourney, Lady Panthers get off to winning start  Powell Tribune

As rocker Meat Loaf might say, two out of three ain't bad. Powell High School's Lady Panthers opened the girls basketball season by taking two of three games ...



Panthers hand out end-of-season honors  Powell Tribune

Eight members of the 2018 Powell High School football team have been honored for their contributions to the Panthers' season. The team's end-of-season ...



Lady Panthers down Lovell to complete quadrant sweep  Powell Tribune

With a tough Class 3A West volleyball regional on the horizon, Powell's Lady Panthers needed momentum going into Thursday's regular-season finale against ...



Panthers win Battle in the Big horns  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School wrestling team continued its fast start to the 2018-19 season last weekend, winning the annual Battle in the Big Horns duals tournament ...



Panthers end season with 34-13 loss  Powell Tribune

A roller-coaster season for the Powell High School football team came to a close Friday night at Panther Stadium with a loss to No. 3 Jackson. It was the fourth ...



Putting in the work  Powell Tribune

Practices began statewide Monday for Class 3A high school football. For the Powell Panthers, looking to rebound from a 1-7 season in 2017, all eyes turn to new ...



Powell leaves mark at state track  Powell Tribune

Lady Panthers senior Maddy Hanks stood just off the track near the triple jump pit at Kelly Walsh High School, hands on her knees, catching her breath. Having ...



Panther swimmers cruise past Riverton  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School boys' swimming and diving team closed out the 2018 portion of its season on a high note, posting several state qualifying times and ...



Panther swimmers start season strong  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School boys' swimming and diving team started the 2018-19 season in fine fashion over the weekend, with strong showings in quad meets in ...



Planned 'Wall of Honor' to recognize every Powell veteran  Powell Tribune

As Powell's American Legion post prepares to celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2019, post leaders are planning a new monument to honor every single Powell ...



Panther tennis teams celebrate season  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School tennis teams recently celebrated their 2018 seasons, honoring athletes with a number of postseason awards. The Panthers and the ...



Panthers hand out soccer awards  Powell Tribune

After a slow start to the 2018 season, the Powell High School boys' soccer team demonstrated a gritty resolve, improving with each game and earning a trip to ...



Panthers steamroll Riverton  Powell Tribune

On Friday night, in its first action of the season, the Powell High School football team routed the Riverton Wolverines. But it was something that happened on ...



PHS tennis teams sweep Gillette schools  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School tennis teams opened up the home portion of their schedule in impressive fashion Friday, sweeping a pair of duals against Thunder ...



Lady Panthers swim to success over weekend  Powell Tribune

It was a busy but productive weekend for the Powell High School girls' swimming and diving team, with invites in Cody and Riverton producing a host of ...



Two state champs: Panther wrestling team places fourth  Powell Tribune

Powell High School's wrestlers brought home five medals — including two state titles — while placing fourth as a team at the Class 3A State Wrestling ...



PHS tennis teams split with Cody  Powell Tribune

In the first meeting of the season between the cross-county rivals, the Powell High School tennis teams split the difference against Cody. On Monday, the ...



Mary Alice deHaan  Powell Tribune

Mary Alice Gimmeson Neeld deHaan was born in 1932, the youngest of six children to Bessie and Ernie Gimmeson. Growing up on a farm in Garland instilled in ...



PHS tennis a solid mix of youth, experience  Powell Tribune

With the loss of several talented players from last season due to graduation, the Powell High School tennis teams will look to begin rebuilding, opening their ...



Two Panthers gear up for 2018 Shrine Bowl  Powell Tribune

Two Powell High School graduates — Max Gallagher and Brooks Asher — will represent the Panthers in Saturday's 45th annual Wyoming Shrine Bowl. Kickoff ...



Vespers Concert  Powell Tribune

The Northwest College Concert Choir and Powell High School Choir will once again join forces to present the Vespers Concert at 7:30 p.m. at the Powell First ...



PHS volleyball is State bound  Powell Tribune

The Powell Lady Panthers volleyball team needed two weekend wins at the Class 3A West regional in Mountain View to earn a berth in the state tournament in ...



Gilman named Teacher of the Year for Powell school district  Powell Tribune

From dusty prairies to deep seas to outer space, Jim Gilman takes art to new levels with his students at Powell High School. In recent years, Gilman's students ...



Twin Powell Duo Named Presidential Scholars  KCWY 13 Where News Comes First

Both have a full scholarship to Michigan State University and they were chosen among only 161 students nationwide as US Presidential Scholars.



Panthers fall to Worland in opener  Powell Tribune

After a decisive Zero Week win against Riverton last week, the Powell High School football team went into Friday's season-opener at Worland looking to build on ...



Powell swimmers win Worland Invite  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School girls' swimming and diving team continued to impress over the weekend, winning the Worland Invitational as the season reaches its ...



Panthers fall to Evanston 26-7  Powell Tribune

Friday night's contest between the Powell High School football team and third-ranked Evanston was a game of two halves, with the Panthers controlling the ...



Panther golf teams swing into season this week in Cody, Powell  Powell Tribune

With just a few practices under their collective visors, the Powell High School golf teams will swing into regular-season action this week, with a Cody/Powell ...



Cross country teams to build on youth  Powell Tribune

As the Powell High School cross country teams prepare for their first meet of the season at the end of the month, head coach Cliff Boos will rely on a handful of ...



Her Demolition Debut  Powell Tribune

Tabitha Armstrong frantically tightened valve bolts while oil splattered from the exposed parts. Smoke billowed from the bay as oil burned off on hot headers.



At conference golf, PHS boys take third  Powell Tribune

After playing shorthanded for most of the regular season, the Powell High School boys golf team returned to full strength at just the right time: At the Class 3A ...



PHS tennis teams struggle against Sheridan  Powell Tribune

Dylan Preator and Sierra Sanders continued to impress in the No. 2 singles spots for the Powell High School tennis teams on Saturday, both coming away with ...



Panther tennis teams go 2-1 over weekend  Powell Tribune

Last week was a busy one for the Powell High School tennis teams, as the Panthers and Lady Panthers welcomed in teams from Jackson, Riverton and Rawlins.



James Lee Milburn  Powell Tribune

(May 13, 1938 - May 20, 2018). Powell was nearly a life-long home to James Lee Milburn. He loved it, and he served it. Jim was twice elected Mayor of Powell, ...



Putting in the work: Panther defender capitalizing on his love of the game of soccer  Powell Tribune

Powell High School soccer player Steven Shopa has always had a love for the sport, though growing up, the opportunities weren't always there to foster that ...



Local teacher, coach receives 2017 statewide recognition  Powell Tribune

Now a physical education instructor at Powell High School and a volleyball coach at Powell Middle School, Fluty was recently recognized for her efforts.



Panther track celebrates season  Powell Tribune

It was a season for the books for the Powell High School track teams, as athletes, coaches and parents gathered recently to celebrate their accomplishments.



Heading into the final lap: PHS senior Hanks enjoys the moment, eyes the future  Powell Tribune

Stranded in the Denver airport last month, Dan Hunter, pole vault coordinator for the Powell High School track and field team, was frazzled enough to not notice ...



Gary John Kluksdahl  Powell Tribune

Gary John Kluksdahl, 65, passed away on Sept. 21, 2018, at his home in Englewood, Colorado, with his family and friends at his side. He was born on Aug.



PHS track strong in Worland  Powell Tribune

With seven first-place finishes and a slew of second and thirds, the Powell High School boys and girls track teams continue to improve, showing up strong at ...



At forum, public opinion split on arming school staff  Powell Tribune

Community members with a range of personal opinions on guns in schools posed multiple what-if scenarios during a Monday public forum, which drew 150 ...



Lady Panthers runners-up at state  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School girls' swimming and diving team defied expectations over the weekend in Laramie, overcoming nagging illnesses and youthful ...



Ronald Scott (Ronny) Frankenberry II  Powell Tribune

Ronald Scott (Ronny) Frankenberry II, 26, of Cody, passed away as the result of an accident on the Chief Joseph Highway in rural Park County. Ronny was born ...



Former Powell Mayor Jim Milburn dies  Powell Tribune

Former Powell Mayor Jim Milburn, who served as mayor from 1997 to 2004, died at Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona, on Sunday. He was 80 years old.



Taking aim at a state title  Powell Tribune

In the sixth Rocky movie, Rocky Balboa told his son, “It ain't about how hard you hit — it's about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward; how much ...



Janet F. (Loomis) Decker  Powell Tribune

A memorial *service* will be held Saturday, Dec. 8, at the Church of Christ, 2344 E. 2nd St., in Casper for Janet F. (Loomis) Decker, who passed away after a short ...



Miller mounts challenge for Powell mayor's seat  Powell Tribune

Ryan Miller is a relative newcomer to the political arena, but he believes that he has what's needed to be the next mayor of Powell. Miller is challenging ...



Jan Ray Harrison  Powell Tribune

He was born Jan. 12, 1941, to Ray Harrison and Thelma Skogen Harrison. He attended Powell schools and graduated from Powell High School in 1959.



Janet Faye Decker  Casper Star-Tribune Online

CASPER—A memorial *service* will be held Saturday, December 8 at the Church of Christ, 2344 E. 2nd Street, Casper, Wyoming for Janet Faye Decker who ...



Lady Panthers receive postseason honors  Powell Tribune

It was a season to remember for the Powell High School girls soccer team, with three Lady Panthers receiving postseason recognition for their play on the pitch.



Panthers lose two at the buzzer  Powell Tribune

Late-game heroics come up short against Worland, Cody. The Powell High School Panther basketball team lost their last two home games of the regular season ...



Panther wrestlers place second at regional tournament  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School wrestling team finished as the runners-up among the eight teams that competed in the 3A West Regional wrestling tournament in ...



Lawmakers Look At Powell While Considering Mandatory Computer Science Classes  Wyoming Public Media

As lawmakers are discussing whether to add computer science and computational thinking to the state educational curriculum, they are looking to Powell as.



Panthers upset No. 3 Douglas  Powell Tribune

A week ago against Lander, a pair of missed extra points were the difference in a loss for the Powell High School football team. Extra points again proved the ...



Lady Panthers' swim team numbers increase  Powell Tribune

After a successful first season with the Powell High School girls' swim team, Lady Panthers head coach Bob Smartt is relying on a youth movement to duplicate ...



Making strides: Local athletes training to excel  Powell Tribune

With fall sports just around the corner, local athletes from middle school up are kicking their daily workouts into high gear at a local gym to prepare for the ...



Panthers drop home opener  Powell Tribune

Down 28-6 at the half against a solid Lander team, Powell High School head football coach Aaron Papich knew the team waiting for him in the locker room was ...



Panther cross country team finishes strong  Powell Tribune

Merritt and Kolpitcke earn All-State honors. Powell High School's boys cross country team took sixth and the girls 12th at the Class 3A State Meet over the ...



PHS track teams excel at Rocky Mountain Invite  Powell Tribune

Saturday was a beautiful sunny day in Cowley for the Rocky Mountain Invitational, and the spring-like weather inspired the Powell High School track and field ...



PHS wrestlers rebound to beat Lander after loss to Worland  Powell Tribune

The Powell High School wrestling team competed in back-to-back duals last week, losing to Worland 43-16 Thursday, but rebounding to beat Lander 62-15 ...



PHS Dance Team finishes fifth at state  Powell Tribune

With only about two months of practice under their belts, the Powell High School dance team placed fifth in the jazz dance competition at the 3A State Spirit ...



Panther gridders receive postseason honors  Powell Tribune

The Wyoming Coaches Association announced its 3A Football All-Conference and All-State picks over the weekend, with a trio of Powell Panthers earning ...



Panther cheerleaders place 10th at state  Powell Tribune

After seven months of helping to fire up the Panther faithful, the Powell High School cheer team wrapped up its season at the 3A State Spirit Competition last ...



Lady Panther basketball team beats Pinedale, Star Valley  Powell Tribune

The Lady Panther basketball team had their longest road trip of the season, playing Pinedale on Friday and Star Valley on Saturday. Powell came away with two ...



New drivers finish well in fair derby  Powell Tribune

When Team Murdock pulled in to register for the Park County Fair Demolition Derby, they revealed secret weapons: a new driver and a *fresh* car. Tait Murdock ...



Cross-county slugfest goes to Cody  Powell Tribune

As the clock ticked down in the fourth quarter of Friday's rivalry game between the Powell Panthers and the visiting Cody Broncs, a quick look at the Panthers' ...



Marlene Kathryn Bennion  Powell Tribune

Marlene Kathryn Bennion of Billings, Montana, died Nov. 11, 2018, at Hospice House of Laramie. She was 85. She was born Marlene Barnhart May 11, 1933, ...



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