Gerald and Jessie Chambers Speakers Series presents Historian Rick Ewig: Bribery & Corruption in Cheyenne during WWI at 5:30 p.m., Sept. 23, 2021 in the Surbrugg/Prentice Auditorium on the Laramie County Community College campus.
Join Wyoming historian Rick Ewig for an evening exploring a sordid and sensational story of corruption that reached to the highest levels of Cheyenne's political leadership. Who was Lola West and how did she help bring down a corrupt mayor, the chief of police, and other officials who were taking advantage of Cheyenne's "west edge" residents in the 1940s? Join us on Sept. 23 to hear every exciting detail.
Free and open to the public.