Monthly archive

May, 2015

  •   The Lord took Robert C. Bond, 69, of Terry on May 23, 2015, at the Holy Rosary Extended Care Facility in Miles City. Mr. Bond was born on Aug. 6, 1945, in Terry, the son of Ira Clell and Ethel Ann (Hansen) Bond. He attended grade school in Terry, and graduated from Terry High School with the class of 1965.  He lived in Terry his entire...
  •   Blake C. Beeler, 57. of Miles City, died on Saturday, May 23, 2015. Mr. Beeler was fun; he loved his family with abandon. When he smiled we all smiled with him. He impacted all of us, young and old, with his touch, his humor and his caring. He was a husband, a father, a mentor and a friend. He will be greatly missed by all of us. Mr. Beeler...
  •   The Big Sky Smile Center team emerged as the champion from the Babe Ruth Blue Rock Tournament held Monday at Connors Stadium. BSSC pulled off the win over the Elks with a score of 4-2 after playing 5 1/2 innings in a one-hour time limit championship game. Six teams competed in the tournament: the BSSC, Elks and Eagles teams from Miles City...
  •   Alta Peila has always liked food. That’s why, after growing up in Sheridan, Mont., she went to Montana State University to major in food and nutrition. After graduating, Peila ran a restaurant kitchen in Columbus, Mont., for a time, then tried a different branch of food by working with the Billings Clinic in Billings as a dietitian....
  •   The Cowgirl softball team from Custer County District High School made history at the State A Tournament in Anaconda over the weekend. But their season came to a close on Friday afternoon with a tough 2-1 loss to Anaconda. The Cowgirls season came to an end at 10-10-2. The Cowgirls opened the tournament with an 8-7 win against Havre, the...
  • A daughter was born to Ariel Clayton and Lance Scott of Ohio on Sunday, April 26, at Holy Rosary Healthcare.
  •   Jeffrey Schuyler Boulware, of Brookings, SD, passed away from cancer on Friday, May 22, 2015,  at the Sanford USD Medical Center in Sioux Falls, SD. He was 63. Jeff was born in Miles City, MT on January 1, 1952, the son of James William and Marjorie (Pelissier) Boulware. Jeff grew up on the family’s cattle ranch, attending...
  •   John Anton Hafla, the eighth child of Anton Joseph Hafla and Agnes Hanel Hafla, was born July 5, 1928, in Wason Flats. He died in his sleep at Sweetwater Retirement in Billings on Wednesday, May 20, 2015. Mr. Hafla’s parents, immigrants from Alexandria, Russia, instilled in him a strong sense of hard work, along with Christian and...
  •   In Montana and around the United States, Memorial Day this year will be observed on Monday, May 25. Originally known as Decoration Day, the day was a time to honor Union soldiers who had died in the Civil War. After World War I, the day became a time to honor men and women who gave their lives in any military war or action. The name of the...
  •   Senior BASH, a non-alcoholic event, is sponsored by parents, community members and merchants of Miles City on the night of Custer County District High School’s graduation, which is Sunday, May 24. For approximately 28 years, Senior BASH has been successful in preventing alcohol-related accidents and deaths on graduation night. ...