Monthly archive

June, 2015

  •   The 8th Annual NutraLix Barrel Daze will be held at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds in Miles City on Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7. Late entries entered by June 6 at 10 a.m. and June 7 at 9 a.m. will run at the bottom of the draw. Races start on Saturday at 11 a.m. and Sunday at 10 a.m. At last year’s event, more than $22,000...
  •   The Custer County District High School volleyball program will be hosting a summer volleyball camp June 22-25 for incoming fourth- through 12th-graders.  Fourth- through sixth-graders will attend Monday through Thursday from 8-10 a.m. Cost is $70.  Seventh- through eighth-graders will attend Monday through Thursday from 2-4:30 p.m...
  •   The 12th Annual Fourth of July Community Celebration plans for a Main Street Parade and activities at Riverside Park are underway. The Planning Committee is hard at work creating a day of joyful celebration. This year’s committee is made up of volunteers from the American Legion and Auxiliary, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post and...
  •   Big, powdered, colored smiles were seen running around Riverside Park this past Saturday, as roughly 100 people participated in an annual event known as Erin’s Hope Rainbow Run.  Erin’s Hope Project Inc. is a local, non-profit organization in which all the proceeds go to helping children with life-threatening illnesses...
  •   Leland Leroy Dodd, 67, of Wyoming, former Miles City resident, died Wednesday, May 13, 2015, after a long illness. Mr. Dodd was born April 5, 1948, the eldest son of Marvin and Alice Dodd. He was raised and spent most of his life in Miles City. Mr. Dodd attended grade school and graduated from Custer County High School.  He worked for...
  •   Kelly Renee Buckingham passed away at her home Saturday, May 30, 2015 as a result of a seizure. She was 29 years old. Kelly was born October 30, 1985 in Fort Morgan, Colo. She began Terry Schools in the second grade and immediately became involved with softball. During high school years she enjoyed volleyball as well.  Following her...
  •   The 4th Annual Martha Miles Memorial “All Go No Whoa” rodeo was held Saturday at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds. The event features slick horn roping with roping of two head, and a top-10 short round with a calcutta. The first-place team for 2015 was Lane Krutzfeldt and Wes Kirkaldie, second was Brad Marshall and Craig Miller,...
  • The once Montana Steakhouse on Main Street, adjacent to the Montana Bar, will soon be opening its doors once again, but as Tubb’s Pub, a sports bar. Owner Blake Mollman bought the bar in 2014 with the dream of turning the Montana Steakhouse into a sports bar. Now a little more than a year later, the dream is becoming a reality.  “...
  •   Funeral services for Mary Ann Clemmer, 75, of Miles City, formerly of Crane, are at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 4, 2015, at the First Lutheran Church in Savage with Pastor Nell Lindorff officiating. Interment will be in the Sidney Cemetery in Sidney under the direction of the Fulkerson Funeral Home of Sidney.  Remembrances, condolences and...
  •   Fifty years ago, Custer County Junior College was bursting at the seams. Created in 1939, the junior college started as a department of the high school and was located in two classrooms in the high school basement. A quarter of a century later, CCJC was located in the old Milwaukee passenger depot at the end of Tenth Street. The...