Images Gillette-Campbell County, WY: 2010
Founded in 1911, Campbell County is rich in minerals and in community commitment. Considered the energy capital of the west, coal and gas industries dominate the landscape here, creating jobs for citizens and tax revenues to build state-of-the-art schools, public safety facilities and more. Gillette’s Cam-Plex, situated on 1,100 acres, is Wyoming’s largest events complex. A National Hockey League sized ice rink and other recreational facilities keep young people active. Meanwhile, Gillette is just a day’s drive from the famed Devils Tower and Mount Rushmore national monuments.