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Kelly Walsh High School celebrates the past, present and future with Friday ceremony  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Kelly Walsh High School will celebrate its first JROTC program, along with the final touches of its new campus, in a Friday ceremony.

Photos: Natrona busts Kelly Walsh in annual Oil Bowl  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Photos from the annual Oil Bowl between Natrona County and Kelly Walsh Friday evening, Oct. 5, 2018.

High schools present 'Clue: The High School Edition' and 'Fahrenheit 451'  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Audiences can see plays at two Casper high schools this weekend. Kelly Walsh High School presents “Clue: The High School Edition.”

Photos: Kelly Walsh High School Commencement Exercises | Education  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Tess Kurka hugs fellow classmate Ramon Lopez following the Kelly Walsh High School Commencement Exercises on Thursday night at the Casper Events ...

Ring of Honor Built at Kelly Walsh  KCWY 13 Where News Comes First

CASPER On the same day as the Oil Bowl, Kelly Walsh High School students and faculty honored their fallen heroes,. A Ring of Honor consisting of plaques ...

A new building, but a familiar place: Kelly Walsh welcomes alum as new principal  Casper Star-Tribune Online

On his first real day as Kelly Walsh principal, Mike Britt wandered the halls.

Reigning champ Kelly Walsh completes volleyball sweep of Natrona County  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Last season's state volleyball championship confirmed what the Wyoming volleyball community has known for years: Jeff Barkell has built a program.

A group of Kelly Walsh wrestlers waterboarded their teammate in a school locker room, sources say  Casper Star-Tribune Online

A group of Kelly Walsh High School wrestlers allegedly held down and waterboarded a freshman teammate earlier this month in the school's locker room, ...

Kelly Walsh wrestling team threatened, police say  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Kelly Walsh High School wrestling team has received “unwarranted” threats, police said Monday.

No charges in Kelly Walsh incident; prosecutor disputes 'waterboarding' description but family holds firm  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Natrona County's top prosecutor will not file charges related to a recent incident of bullying at Kelly Walsh High School, saying it was “inappropriate hazing” ...

Photos: Kelly Walsh soccer teams sweep Natrona County in the Casper Cup  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Kelly Walsh girls cleaned up 6-0, and the boys defeated Natrona 3-1 on Thursday in the Casper Cup.

Prospective Kelly Walsh principals describe leadership styles, bullying policies  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Five school administrators vying to become the new Kelly Walsh principal spoke to community members Thursday night, describing their leadership style and ...

Photos: Kelly Walsh students and teachers perform at Rodstock 2018  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Photos from Kelly Walsh High School's annual Rodstock music festival, held Friday, March 16, 2018 in Casper.

Police investigated bullying report at Kelly Walsh and concluded a crime occurred  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Police investigated an incident this winter of bullying or hazing at Kelly Walsh High School and concluded a crime had occurred, a police sergeant said ...

Photos: Wyoming 4A Basketball Championships kick off at Kelly Walsh  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Photos from Class 4A quarterfinal games held at Kelly Walsh High School Thursday afternoon.

Kelly Walsh announces five possible candidates to succeed outgoing principal Brad Diller  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Natrona County School District has announced five prospective candidates to replace retiring Kelly Walsh principal Brad Diller.

Kelly Walsh volleyball sets sight on being in mix at season's end  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Standard expectations have been set for the Kelly Walsh volleyball program. After years of finishing among the top of the West Conference, the Trojans finally ...

Kelly Walsh set to open Wyoming's first Marine Corps JROTC program  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Marines are coming to Kelly Walsh. The high school announced in mid-December that it would be establishing the first Marine Junior Reserve Officers' ...

Federal civil rights investigation into Natrona County School District ends  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Natrona County School District “prevailed” in a federal civil rights investigation into how the officials handled a sexual violence-related incident at Kelly ...

Insurance company sues Natrona County School District related to construction worker's death  Casper Star-Tribune Online

An insurance company has filed a lawsuit against the Natrona County School District over a June 2016 accident at Kelly Walsh High School that killed a ...

Natrona County School District announces recommendation for new Kelly Walsh principal  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Natrona County School District officials have recommended Mike Britt, the principal at Centennial Junior High, to replace Brad Diller as the principal at Kelly ...

Photos: Natrona County students drill with Army JROTC as Kelly Walsh prepares to welcome Marines  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Natrona County High School's Army JROTC program is one of the oldest in the West, and currently the only JROTC program in Casper. It will soon be joined by ...

Brad Diller, longtime principal of Kelly Walsh, announces his retirement  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Brad Diller, the longtime principal of Kelly Walsh High School, will retire at the end of this school year, he confirmed Wednesday.

Photos: Kelly Walsh basketball teams sweep Natrona County in Peach Basket  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Kelly Walsh boys and girls basketball teams swept Natrona County in the 2018 Peach Basket rivalry games on Friday night in Casper.

Natrona County School District superintendent reflects on a year of challenges  Casper Star-Tribune Online

It was a long nine months for Superintendent Steve Hopkins, his cabinet and his nine bosses on the Natrona County school board.

Man dies in wreck near Kelly Walsh High School  Casper Star-Tribune Online

A man was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Kelly Walsh High School on Thursday morning.

Report: Wyoming High School Wrestlers Attacked And Waterboarded Freshman Teammate  Deadspin

A group of wrestlers at Kelly Walsh High School in Casper, Wyoming reportedly ganged up on a freshman teammate, held him down, and forcibly waterboarded ...

Natrona County, Wyoming ACT scores drop for second-straight year  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Eleventh-graders in Natrona County and across Wyoming saw their average ACT scores drop for the second straight year, according to scores released ...

Police Cease Rumors of Active Shooter at KWHS  KCWY 13 Where News Comes First

The Casper Police Department was made aware at approximately 2:28 pm of several parents calling Kelly Walsh High School regarding a school lockout ...

Natrona County High to spearhead Make-A-Wish drive across Casper next week  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Led by Natrona County High, more than 600 Wyoming high school students will descend on Casper streets next week to raise money for the local Make-A-Wish ...

Kelly Walsh High School establishes first Marine Corps JROTC in Wyoming  DVIDS

The first Wyoming based Marine Corps Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (MCJROTC) Program was announced at an open house at Kelly Walsh High ...

Natrona County school board approves updated bullying policy, begins work on transparency plan  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Natrona County school board unanimously approved a revamped bullying policy Monday night while taking an early look at formalizing how much it publicly ...

Mike Britt Recommended For Principal At Casper's Kelly Walsh HS  K2 Radio

The choice has been made for the next principal of Kelly Walsh High School in Casper. Natrona County School District officials say Mike Britt is being ...

Community Forum For KWHS Principal Candidates In Casper  K2 Radio

The Natrona County School District will be hosting a moderated Parent/Community forum with candidates for the Principal position at Kelly Walsh High School.

Principal of Kelly Walsh High School to Retire After 23 Years  K2 Radio

Brad Diller, who has worked as principal of Kelly Walsh High School for over two decades, will retire at the end of the school year. "Principal Diller has had a ...

Student sexually assaulted by unknown man in Kelly Walsh High School parking lot  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Police are investigating the sexual assault of a female student in the Kelly Walsh parking lot on Monday as a random crime.

Natrona County school board approves new KW principal, district administrators  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Natrona County school board officially approved the replacement for Kelly Walsh Principal Brad Diller on Monday night.

Youth and experience have Kelly Walsh swimmers aiming for gold this weekend  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Momentum was firmly behind the Kelly Walsh boys swimming team going into last week's Class 4A West Regional. The Trojans typically dominate the Fish Bowl ...

They might attend competing schools. But these graduating Casper seniors are also best friends.  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Hannah Henry and Liane Dia have attended conferences, been yelled at by hotel security in Portland, ridden on boat tours, organized Make-A-Wish events and ...

As waterboarding allegation riles district, parents and students come forward with past bullying concerns  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Allegations of waterboarding in a high school locker room have prompted an intense community discussion in Casper, with parents and students venting about ...

High school wrestlers waterboarded freshman member, report says  Fox News

Wrestlers at a Casper, Wyoming high school reportedly waterboarded a freshman member of their team after a practice earlier this month, The Casper ...

Mom says African American children were targets of racial attacks on Casper school bus  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Two African-American Casper students were told by classmates in February to go to the back of a school bus because of “Rosa Parks laws,” three years after ...

Officials identify Casper man who died in crash outside high school  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Natrona County Coroner's Office has identified the Casper man who died Thursday in a crash outside Kelly Walsh High School.

Kelly Walsh girls pull out improbable 39-35 victory against second-place Evanston  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Outrebounded, suffering from foul trouble and turnover issues, Kelly Walsh still found itself down just two points after a Hallie Jimenez free throw with 1:37 ...

Kelly Walsh opens West Conference season with straight sweeps  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Defending Class 4A champion Kelly Walsh made a demanding statement in the first weekend of East Conference games. Any team that aspires to win the 2018 ...

Administrator cautions against reading too much into Natrona County's ACT scores  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Natrona County's ACT scores dropped slightly again in 2018, but a school district administrator cautioned against reading too much into the college readiness ...

Natrona County School District begins work of examining bullying policy  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Natrona County School District has started examining and reshaping its current bullying policy and plans to hold a public forum about it in the coming ...

Kelly Walsh's Caige McComb signs to run hurdles at Wyoming  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The college decision began to weigh heavily on Kelly Walsh senior Caige McComb.

KWHS Student Named Youth of the Year  KCWY 13 Where News Comes First

A young lady who credits the Boys & Girls Club for transforming her from a shy five-year-old into a confident teen leader has been named Central Wyoming's ...

Klungness' career day sends KW to massive Casper Cup victory  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Kelly Walsh seniors, accompanied by family, walked one-by-one to the midfield circle following Thursday's afternoon game in elation. The Trojans, over the ...

Natrona County schools move closer to approving new bullying policy, will hold public forum  Casper Star-Tribune Online

As the Natrona County school board moves closer to approving its updated bullying policy, it will hold a public forum in mid-September to discuss the proposed ...

Construction worker dies at Kelly Walsh High School  Casper Star-Tribune Online

A construction worker died Thursday at Kelly Walsh High School when a metal gate struck him, the Natrona County Coroner's Office reported.

Photos: Trojans take Miller Cup at annual dual against Natrona  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Photos from the Miller Cup Memorial Wrestling dual at Kelly Walsh Thursday night, Feb. 8. 2018.

Photos: Wyoming state track championships begin in Casper  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Photos from Thursday's events at the Wyoming track and field championships, held at Kelly Walsh High School.

Students remember Kelly Walsh student killed in weekend crash  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The mourners gathered at the Kelly Walsh High School soccer field, gripping bright yellow balloons to protect them from the relentless afternoon wind.

Potential officers move on to oral interviews as Casper police look to rebuild undermanned force  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Casper Police Department is one step closer to filling its depleted ranks after 34 potential officers passed a weekend test.

Kelly Walsh wrestling runs through Green River 35-24 in dual  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Kelly Walsh wrestling coach Travis Peak gave junior wrestler Jerrod Warden the choice of where he wanted to wrestle in Tuesday night's dual.

Dallas Laird says he will offer to buy metal detectors for Kelly Walsh, Natrona County High  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Casper City Councilman Dallas Laird said he plans to offer the Natrona County school board two metal detectors for the district's two large high schools in the ...

Kelly Walsh's Gilbar signs to play soccer at University of Mary  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Current Kelly Walsh senior Joe Gilbar signed his letter of intent Tuesday at Kelly Walsh High School to continue his academic and soccer career at the University ...

Casper's Pathways enrollment ticks upward as second year ends but remains well below capacity  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Fewer than 300 high school students are set to attend Pathways Innovation Center next year, a bump of as much as 75 students from current levels but still well ...

Trojans upset East to meet Sheridan in Friday boys semifinals  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Casper College women's basketball team earned the right to host the NJCAA Region IX Tournament, which forced the first day of the 2018 Wyoming State ...

Photos: Wyoming state track meet continues Friday in Casper  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Photos from Friday's events at the Wyoming track and field championships, held at Kelly Walsh High School.

Kelly Walsh wrestling gets ready to host first ever Trojan Border War  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The wrestling room at Kelly Walsh was abuzz Thursday. It was a typical practice before a meet, focusing on lighter technique work and mostly used to let off ...

Casper principal hired to fill opening at Thunder Basin High School  Gillette News Record

John “Gib” Ostheimer of Casper has been hired as the new principal of Thunder Basin High School in Gillette.

Kelly Walsh construction throws cold water on Casper Swim Club  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Abigail Gray found swimming and fell in love with it, both as an exercise and as a treatment.

Kelly Walsh runs the court, new-look Sheridan gets a win at Casper Invite  Casper Star-Tribune Online

One constant regarding the Kelly Walsh girls' team this weekend, other than the dependable performance of Madison Vinich, was the present shouts of head ...

Natrona County school board approves three new principals  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The new principals for Verda James Elementary and Centennial and Dean Morgan junior high schools were approved by the Natrona County School Board ...

Photos: Wyoming state track championships come to a close in Casper  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Photos from Saturday's events at the Wyoming track and field championships, held at Kelly Walsh High School.

Natrona County's Nic Gindulis named Star-Tribune Boys Soccer POY  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Tempers flared at practice during a demoralizing 1-6 stretch halfway through the season. The once promising Natrona County Mustangs were on the brink of ...

Hensley, Mulhall win Wyoming State Amateur Championships  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Former Green River resident Ali Mulhall won the Wyoming State Amateur Championships this past weekend at Purple Sage Golf Club in Evanston by shooting a ...

Wyoming prospects commit to Northwest men's soccer  Powell Tribune

A trio of Wyoming prospects will take the pitch for the Northwest College men's soccer team next season. Brayan Castro of Worland, Morgan Dowling of Cody ...

Casper police, school district unveil program to help children who witness traumatic events  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Teachers and administrators at Natrona County schools will have a “heightened awareness” of students who've witnessed traumatic events at home as part of a ...

Kelly Walsh capacity concerns school officials  Casper Star-Tribune Online

School district leaders fear that the new Kelly Walsh High School might be at capacity the day it opens, but there should be enough space for students, provided ...

NCSD, Wyoming near agreement on Kelly Walsh construction budget  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Natrona County School District and state officials on Monday informally agreed to continue plans for the new Kelly Walsh High School despite over-budget ...

NCSD#1 Announces 3rd Quarter High School Honor Roll  Oil City

Natrona County School District #1 has released the names for the 4th quarter high school honor roll recipients. The list follows below, and is published as ...

High school tutoring center helps students learn how to learn  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Teenagers filtered through all afternoon Tuesday, slinging down their backpacks by a group of tables set in the far corner of the Kelly Walsh High School library.

Casper high school student faces charge for allegedly destroying 17 school computers  Casper Star-Tribune Online

A former student at Kelly Walsh High School faces a felony charge for allegedly destroying 17 school district computers by inserting a USB flash drive that sends ...

Casper's police force is understaffed. The city's top cop hopes incentive pay will change that  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Thirty potential police officers meandered into Kelly Walsh High School's basement gym Sunday morning, hoping to earn one of 12 open spots on Casper's force ...

Hundreds Gather To Remember Casper High School Student  K2 Radio

Aurora Rohrer, a member of the Kelly Walsh High School dance team, died after a crash west of Casper on Feb. 4.

Support 'fairly strong' for 1-cent renewal, city manager says  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Current polls indicate that most residents want to continue Natrona County's 1-cent optional sales tax, according to Casper City Manager Carter Napier.

Troopers present free show  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Troopers Drum & Bugle Corps will debut its 2018 program, "The New Road West," with a free performance before heading out on its national tour.

Wyoming Coaches Association Class 3A/4A all-state basketball  Casper Star-Tribune Online

CHEYENNE CENTRAL: Riley Fraley, sr; Willie Jones, sr; CHEYENNE EAST: Erik Oliver, jr; Gabe Patton, sr; CHEYENNE SOUTH: Kobe Floyd, sr; EVANSTON: ...

Green River's Chance Hofer bets on himself for walk-on role with Wyoming football  Casper Star-Tribune Online

A muti-sport standout over multiple years, Chance Hofer knew he wanted to play football in college. He also knew he wanted to pursue a degree in engineering.

2018 State Spirit Competition (PHOTOS)  Oil City

Dancers and cheerleaders from around the state gathered for the 2018 Wyoming High School State Spirit Competition on Wednesday at the Casper Events ...

Kelly Walsh volleyball looks like the team to beat in the West  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The match was already decided by the time Kelly Walsh sophomore standout Danilynn Schell softly placed a drop-shot in front of the Green River defense.

Kelly Walsh sweeps 4A cheer, dance competition  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Kelly Walsh High School swept all five cheer and dance competitions in the 4A class on Wednesday at the State Spirit Competition held at the Casper Events ...

Photos: 3A teams compete title game berths at the Wyoming state basketball championships  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Photos of the Class 3A semifinal games at Kelly Walsh High School on Friday evening.

Low enrollment, wrong framework plague Pathways as district readies revamp  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Zoe Janikowski and Virginia Wing are 10th-graders at Natrona County High School. As of 3:30 p.m. Thursday, more than a year after the building was opened, ...

Casper high schools break ground for new construction  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Years of planning for construction and renovation at two Casper high schools culminated in back-to-back groundbreaking ceremonies this past week, marking a ...

Kelly Walsh boys, Gillette girls win Class 4A state track titles  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Kelly Walsh boys capped an impressive school year Saturday at the Wyoming State High School Class 4A Track and Field Championship.

Pine Bluffs' Wyatt Fornstrom enjoys dream of playing in Shrine Bowl  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Making the Shrine Bowl game was something that Wyatt Fornstrom had always dreamed about. When he started playing football for Pine Bluffs, he wanted to ...

High schools have similar students but different results  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Natrona County's two main high schools have almost identical demographics. But they are less similar when it comes to test scores and graduation rates.

Natrona County High community bands together after deaths of students, faculty  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Natrona County High School community has banded together during a year in which three students and two faculty members have died, Principal Shannon ...

Kelly Walsh dance team heads to state to defend their title and honor a lost teammate  Casper Star-Tribune Online

A group of teens walked through the Kelly Walsh High School parking lot an hour before sunrise, heading into the building. Some plopped on the wooden gym ...

Kelly Walsh DECA Bring Home State Awards  Oil City

Nineteen student DECA members from Kelly Walsh High School competed in the State Development Career Conference on February 27th and 28th in ...

School district officials, parents meet to discuss potential drug testing policy  Casper Star-Tribune Online

A proposal to randomly drug test some Natrona County high school students received a mixed reception from school officials at a meeting Wednesday.

Casper City Council wants to triple number of police officers in schools  Casper Star-Tribune Online

The Casper City Council passed a resolution after the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, declaring it would play an active role in preventing school violence.

Wyomingites make college decisions known with signings  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Natrona County senior Chris Brown wanted to play football in school. NCAA Division II and NAIA programs had hopes of luring him to campus, but his longing ...

Cynthia Jean Orso  Casper Star-Tribune Online

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Kelly Walsh wrestling knocks off Gillette  Casper Star-Tribune Online

Coaches, fans and parents were all in agreement Tuesday: No one at Kelly Walsh High School could remember the last time the Trojans wrestling team beat ...

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