Monthly archive

May, 2017

  • The 67th Annual World Famous Bucking Horse Sale in Miles City is many things. For retailers, it’s Christmas in May. For nonprofit organizations, it’s a chance to make a buck. For volunteers, it’s an opportunity to step up and be counted. And for all involved, it’s three solid days of fun kicked off by a Thursday night...
  • Carol Ruth Grant, age 55, of Terry MT, lost her battle with cancer on May 12, 2017 at Prairie Community Hospital. Carol was surrounded by loved ones to the very end. Carol was born at Holy Rosary Hospital in Miles City, MT on January 12, 1962 to Vern and Mary Larimore. Carol was the youngest of three children joining brothers Joe and LaVerne....
  • Donna (Gookin) Erlenbusch, age 79, of Kinsey, Montana passed away July 19, 2016, while residing at the Fallon County Medical Facility in Baker, Montana, with her brother Marvin, husband Ervin and family friends by her side. Donna Faye Gookin was born June 25, 1937 in Miles City, MT to Annabell (Johnston) Gookin and Samuel Lyle Gookin. She joined...
  • Sometimes it would be better to watch than compete.  That’s what many might think when it comes to one of the most exciting competitions in the 67th annual Bucking Horse Sale this weekend at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds in Miles City.  The Wild Horse Race — actually there are four such races Friday and Saturday plus the...
  • With one successful day of horse racing completed, those who enjoy making $2 wagers (or more) will have more opportunities both Saturday and Sunday at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds. Last Sunday’s nine-race program attracted an estimated 2,750 enthusiasts, including a number of females on Mother’s Day. Whether or not they grace the...
  • The Match Bronc Ride is considered one of the quality events in the 67th annual Bucking Horse Sale. Many of rodeo’s top saddle bronc riders — yes, some of the world’s best — will compete for huge prize money. It also will allow for wagering, just like horse racing, plus the chance to purchase the winning rider in two...
  • A daughter was born to Krista and Chris Gnerer of Hammond on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  • Robert “Bob” Foster Carson, 75, of Glasgow died of natural causes at the Miles City Veterans Affairs Nursing Home in Miles City on Thursday, March 30, 2017. He was born in Akron, Ohio to Foster and Geraldine (Glaspell) Carson.  A Celebration of Life will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, May 20, 2017, in the Assembly of God Church in...
  • Rachel Helen Pluhar, 24, of Miles City, Montana finally found peace in the arms of her Lord and Savior on May 15, 2017 at the Billings Clinic Hospital with her loving family by her side. Rachel had many struggles, but never lost that beautiful soul we loved so much. The shadow of her death will never diminish the beauty of her life. Born on...
  • If your boots need a shine to them, Kate Rehm has a deal for you.  The senior at Custer County District High School will be shining boots or shoes Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the entrance to the Exhibit Hall during the Bucking Horse Sale at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds.  She had her stand near the entrance to the grandstand during...