Hometown Heroes

Fun Fact: The City of Cheyenne Was Officially Named On July 4th
Here's a fun fact: Four months before the Union Pacific Railroad arrived in Cheyenne, surveyor General Greenville Dodge officially named the town and plotted the area on July 4, 1867.
Although Independence Day officially marks Cheyenne's 150th anniversary, there was nothing here at the…
Local Hero Maverick Schutte Needs Your Help
During his short life, Cheyenne native Maverick Schutte has inspired people across the world with his courage and charisma. Now, after helping raise millions of dollars for the Children's Miracle Network, Maverick's family needs our help...
Cheyenne East High School’s Most Famous Graduates
As Cheyenne East High School prepares to honor the Class of 2017, here's a tribute to five former Thunderbirds who have earned national acclaim for their alma matter.
Cynthia Lummis, Class of 1972 – Before becoming a member of the United States House of Representatives, Congresswoman Lummi…
All The President’s Men…From Wyoming
In honor of Presidents Day, here’s a list of six Wyoming natives or residents who have been appointed to serve as Cabinet members.
Stan Hathaway – The first Wyomingite ever appointed to serve on the President’s cabinet, Hathaway had been elected to two terms as W…

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