in beautiful Miles City, Montana, where the prairies
and people are open and friendly!
The Miles City Star is an afternoon
newspaper serving Custer County, located in Southeastern
Montana. We have a circulation of about 4,000 and
publish Monday-Friday, offering local, state and national/world
news for subscribers in Miles City, Terry, Broadus,
Rosebud, Forsyth, Jordan and surrounding areas. Our
office is open Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
TO THE MILES CITY STAR
At left is a
photo of a horse and cowboy competing during the World
Famous Miles City Bucking Horse Sale, held annually
on the third weekend in May. It is Miles City's banner
event. See BHS link on the right.
Updated May 23
CCDHS graduates receive diplomas
The students in the Class of 2013 at Custer County District
High School will walk across the stage Sunday, May 26, receive
their diplomas and leave their high school days behind.
Former CCDHS student becomes
highly trained scientist, agent
Michelle Miller, a former student at Custer County District
High School, is the graduation speaker at the CCDHS Commencement
on Sunday afternoon, May 26.
Miller has had extensive experience in forensic science,
criminal, counterterriorism and more in high-profile world
events. She is a FBI special agent.
Shear Passion: Man ends 54-year
career as shearer, but family follows in his footsteps
Reaching the age of 72 and having spent most of his life
as a working and competitive sheep shearer, Fred Wyatt decided
the time had come to retire. But Wyatt also decided one
more shearing contest was needed as a finale to his career.
Wyatt chose the contest at this year’s Miles City
Bucking Horse Sale.
Council updated on dike
The study of possible solutions to fix or replace the dike,
thereby lowering flood insurance requirements for residents,
is moving slowly until grant money is received.
Record rain on BHS Saturday
People got in nearly three days of Bucking Horse Sale festivities
before a torrential downpour early Saturday evening put
a little wrench in things.
Futurity added to BHS Saturday
While there are plenty of other rodeo activities involved
in the World Famous Miles City Bucking Horse Sale, the sale
itself remains the bedrock of activities on Saturday at
the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds.
Wild Horse Race bigger and
better this year
For years the Wild Horse Race has been one of the more popular
events at the World Famous Bucking Horse Sale. This year,
the Wild Horse Race is bigger and better.
Honor Flight vets to serve
as parade marshals
When the annual Bucking Horse Sale Parade heads down Main
Street on Saturday morning, there will be a change in the
lineup at the beginning of the parade.