Monthly archive

December, 2016

  • The Washington Middle School girls basketball teams picked up a trio of wins over Glendive on Nov. 19. The eighth grade Blue team, playing at home, edged Glendive 43-40 with solid play at the end of the contest.   Taylor Lee meshed a team-high 15 points for WMS, while Madi Moore contributed eight points and Ryleigh Simonsen and Avery...
  • The Miles Community College women’s basketball team dropped a pair of games at the College of Southern Idaho Hilex Poly Invitational Tournament this past weekend. Coach Liz Lewis’ Lady Pioneer’s fell 67-57 to Snow College on Friday, then lost to host Southern Idaho 68-39 on Saturday. MCC is 4-5 for the season. The Lady Pioneers...
  • Shoppers can get their first peak in the Baker’s Cupboard art gallery and restaurant during the Christmas Stroll from 5-8 p.m. on Friday in Miles City. The gallery at 1616 Main St. features original art pieces, both functional and decorative. It is owned by Bobby and Sarah Baker. During the stroll, they will serve roasted chestnuts, hot...
  • Vicki and Marc Leesburg are filling a void in downtown Miles City by opening Vintage and Rustics in Montana in the former Ben Franklin building at 813 Main St. The business will open for the first time on Friday during the annual Christmas Stroll. It’s an antique mall with antiques, and repurposed and reclaimed items. Vicki Leesburg said...
  • The annual Christmas Stroll will kick off this year’s holiday season in Miles City on Friday evening from 5-8 p.m. around the community. The evening will be filled with many family oriented and fun activities according to Terri Newby, assistant director of the Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce. According to Newby the lighting of the...
  • A son was born to Samantha and Tyler Dahl of Plevna on Monday, Nov. 21, 2016 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Melita Mitchelll and James Evans of Circle on Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.

November, 2016

  • Even if you’ve placed at the Bucking Horse Sale, the Wolf Point Stampede, and various other rodeos around the circuit, nothing quite compares to bringing home the big bull riding pot at Cheyenne Frontier Days, and that’s just what Dennis “Denny” Wall did in the summer of 1966, three short years after graduating from Custer...
  • The Miles Community College Board of Trustees received an update on the armory project Monday. The pre-bid walk-through has been scheduled for Dec. 14 while the bids will be opened Dec. 21.  According to Chad Sutter of Stevenson Design of Miles City, the walkthrough is to give contractors who plan on bidding an opportunity to familiarize...
  • Margaret “Margi” M. French died at the McCone County Health Center on Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, with her husband by her side. Margaret Mary Inman was born to Donna (Pierce) and Earl (Pudd) Inman on Nov. 12, 1955, in Miles City.  A visitation will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Stevenson and Son’s Funeral...
  • Eugenie E. (Johnson) Richards was born on Jan. 18, 1920, in Red Lodge to Louis and Barbara (Bessie) (Berniunas) Johnson. Her parents came to America from Lithuania. Visitation will be Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Broadus with family receiving friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Funeral services will be Friday, Dec. 2, 2016,...