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Feb 24, 2013 - From staff reports
Public invited to swearing in
The public is invited to attend the swearing in ceremony of newly appointed Fremont County Attorney H. Michael Bennett. The ceremony will be at 10 a.m. Friday, March 1, in the County Commissioners' chambers. A reception will follow.
Teton Therapy hosting food drive
Teton Therapy, in partnership with the Care and Share Food Bank of Lander, is having a food drive throughout March. Nonperishable food items can be dropped off at either the Lander or Riverton locations, 425 Lincoln St. and 820 W. Main St., respectively. Donors will receive a gift from Teton Therapy when they donate.
Work of graduating artists on display
The work of Central Wyoming College arts students who graduate this spring is on display through March 22 in the Robert A. Peck Arts Center Gallery.
The "Stepping Forward: The Graduating Student Art Show" show features the work of Karen Allen, Suze M. Kanack, Annah Brown, Aubry I. Hartwell, Dansie D. Stockton, Kayla Winterton and Lanna Rios.
The exhibiting artists are honored at a public reception in the gallery on Thursday, Feb. 21 at 6 p.m.
The gallery is open during regular college business hours.
SourceGas warns of billing scam
SourceGas customers should be aware of a variety of nationwide billing scams targeting utility customers.
The scams range from an individual trying to obtain a customer's personal information to attempts to obtain payments from customers. SourceGas is reminding customers to be prudent about the type of information they give out so they don't fall victim to identity theft.
Scammers have been known to try and use fake employee names and fake employee ID numbers when contacting customers. SourceGas said it will never call a customer and ask the customer to provide his full social security number, account number or password.
If a customer is unsure about any contact they receive from SourceGas, they are encouraged to call 1-800-563-0012 to verify the situation. Customers who think they have been a victim of a scam involving their account should call SourceGas at 1-800-563-0012 to verify the status of their account and also call their local law enforcement to report the incident.