Monthly archive

September, 2014

  •   On Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, Laurel Shook celebrated her 90th birthday with family and friends. Three weeks later to the day on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, she had her final celebration of life and went to join her Heavenly Father. Laurel Jean Shook, 90, of Billings, formerly of Miles City, was born on Aug. 15, 1924, in Harlowton, the daughter of...
  • A daughter was born to Erin and Ryan Ketchum of Circle on Thursday, August 28, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Samantha and Richard Gonzalez of Miles City on Monday, September 1,  2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Renee and Bill Harris of Circle on Monday,...
  •   The City of Miles City’s $4,454,000 General Fund budget has been finalized by the Miles City Council. It was up from last year’s $4,212,000. The city mill increased in value from last year’s $7,071 to this year’s $7,108, according to City Clerk Lorrie Pearce. In a Friday morning interview, Finance Committee Chair...
  •   On the picturesque Florida Coast in the late 1960s, bachelor Ted Merriwether is living the good life.  Residing in a beach house financed by his late mother’s estate and recently engaged, Ted attempts to increase his allowance from his penny-pinching uncle, who controls the finances. The uncle decides to pay Ted and his wife a...
  •   Marilyn “Lyn” Neuhardt, 79, lost her battle with lung cancer on June 19, 2014 at her home in Everett, Washington.  Lyn was born on February 13, 1935 to Edward and Marie Alexander Neuhardt in Circle, Montana. She grew up on the family ranch in Circle, where her father raised cattle and they grew many of their own vegetables...
  •   Betty Daniels Arneson died May 22, 2014 while living in Miles City, MT at the age of 89.  She was born on the family farm in Richland County, MT July 22, 1924 to Charles Daniels and Ruby Esler Daniels. Betty was educated at nearby East Lone Butte country school and graduated from Sidney High School in Sidney, MT in 1942. She attended...
  • A daughter was born to Shiloh and Cameron Leonhardt of Forsyth on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Mariah Weekley and Jeramy Preston of Miles City on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Lydianne and David Jurica of Powderville on...
  • A son was born to Jessica and Kody Garza of Miles City on Monday, August 25, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare. A son was born to Amber and Aaron Arthur of Miles City on Tuesday, August 26, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare.
  •   The proposed Ag Advancement Center project at Miles Community College took a major step forward this week, courtesy of the largest single donation in school history. MCC issued a press release Tuesday, announcing an anonymous gift of $1 million toward the Ag Advancement Center. MCC President Stacy Klippenstein said he was overwhelmed by the...
  •   By Star Staff Kickoff events for the fifth “Out of Darkness Walk” in Miles City begin Friday, Sept. 5. The Out of Darkness Walk is an event to raise awareness about the tragedy of suicide and to collect funds toward prevention services. These events will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Friday at the FamFest at Jaycee Park before the Custer...