CHEYENNE

Three Dog Night to perform at Cheyenne Civic Center in March

Rock group Three Dog Night will perform at 7:30 p.m. March 21 at the Cheyenne Civic Center.

The band’s biggest hits include tracks such as “Joy to the World,” “Shambala” and “Mama Told Me (Not to Come).”

Tickets will go on sale Friday. Prices will range from $39-$99. For more information, visit www.cheyenneevents.org or call 307-637-6363.

Average gas prices fall 5.3 cents in Wyoming in the past week

Average retail gasoline prices in Wyoming have fallen 5.3 cents per gallon, averaging $2.70 per gallon Sunday, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com’s daily survey of 494 gas outlets in Wyoming.

This compares with the national average that has fallen 5.7 cents per gallon to $2.36.

Including the change in gas prices in Wyoming during the past week, prices Sunday were 29.2 cents per gallon higher than the same day one year ago and 14.5 cents per gallon lower than a month ago. The national average has decreased 26.1 cents during the last month and stands 5.7 cents per gallon lower than a year ago.

According to GasBuddy historical data, gasoline prices on Dec. 17 in Wyoming have ranged widely over the past five years: $2.41 per gallon in 2017, $2.06 per gallon in 2016, $2.05 per gallon in 2015, $2.69 per gallon in 2014 and $3.08 per gallon in 2013.

Central High speech, debate team wins at recent tourney

The Cheyenne’s Central High speech and debate team competed Friday and Saturday at the East Holiday Classic at Cheyenne’s East High. The team won first place in 4A sweepstakes.

Individual awards include:

Novice poetry – Hannah Beurer took second and Madison Thomas took fifth; novice program oral interpretation – Hannah Junkins took first; varsity program oral interpretation – Colten Frazier took fifth; varsity humor – Victoria Madden took sixth; novice oratory – Madison Long took second and Lily Leslie took third; novice extemporaneous – Jonathan Bargsten took fourth; varsity extemporaneous – Austin Stephen took second and Hunter Swilling took third; varsity public forum debate – Cami Van Ausdall and Austin Stephen took fifth; varsity informative – Katrina Zaharas took second, Allison Grimm took fourth, and Kinsale Day took sixth; novice Lincoln Douglas – Jonathan Bargsten took third; varsity Lincoln Douglas – Hunter Swilling took second; novice duo – Hannah Beurer and Lily Leslie took first and Lydia Looby and Lauren Hardee took second; varsity duo – Jordan Johnson and Victoria Madden took fifth; novice drama – Lily Leslie took first, Lauren Hardee took second, Lydia Looby took third, Madison Long took fourth, Sinead Knepper took fifth, and Madison Thomas took sixth; Congress finalists – Cole Church, Leah Torney, Josh Broomfield, and Stephanie Piroutek; Abbi Truax was named third best speaker in the public forum debate pool for the tournament.

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