Monthly archive

March, 2015

  •   For the first, and last, eight minutes of the Eastern A challenge game between the Custer County District High School Cowboys and the Laurel Locomotives, the Cowboys looked like they were going back to the State A Tournament. But unfortunately, the middle quarters happened and the Cowboys lost 67-60 at the Metra. The Cowboys scored just...
  •   Administrators at Miles Community College continue to be encouraged by potential enrollment numbers for the 2015 fall semester. Speaking at Monday’s monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees, Vice President of Enrollment & Student Success Jessie Dufner made a short presentation to the board, outlining the work being done to bolster...
  •   Ethel Rosamond Huson Swick, 93, was born March 19, 1921, in Dilworth, Minnesota, the youngest of four children of railroad steam locomotive engineer Robert Henry Huson (1884-1963) and Selma Rue Huson (1896-1967).  Her siblings have all pre-deceased her.  She grew up in Dilworth doing the normal things, like tipping over the...
  •   For the first, and last, eight minutes of the Eastern A challenge game between the Custer County District High School Cowboys and the Laurel Locomotives, the Cowboys looked like they were going back to the State A Tournament. But unfortunately, the middle quarters happened and the Cowboys lost 67-60 at the Metra. The Cowboys scored just...
  •   Ethel Rosamond Huson Swick, 93, was born March 19, 1921, in Dilworth, Minnesota, the youngest of four children of railroad steam locomotive engineer Robert Henry Huson (1884-1963) and Selma Rue Huson (1896-1967).  Her siblings have all pre-deceased her.  She grew up in Dilworth doing the normal things, like tipping over the...
  •   Administrators at Miles Community College continue to be encouraged by potential enrollment numbers for the 2015 fall semester. Speaking at Monday’s monthly meeting of the Board of Trustees, Vice President of Enrollment & Student Success Jessie Dufner made a short presentation to the board, outlining the work being done to bolster...
  •   An impressive Saturday at the Eastern A boys basketball tournament kept the Custer County District High School Cowboys season alive. The Cowboys pulled off two big wins on Saturday, 80-68 over Hardin and 65-47 over Glendive, and will be challenging Laurel tonight for the second spot at the Class A state tournament. The challenge game will...
  •   Saturday at the Eastern A Divisional Tournament was a pretty good one for the Custer County District High School Cowgirls. Unfortunately, it wasn’t good enough to overcome a disappointing Friday night. The Cowgirls ended up third at the Eastern A tournament in Billings, but with Billings Central’s surprising run to the...

February, 2015

  •   Joyce Elizabeth Botnen, 95, of Miles City died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at Sidney Extended Care. Mrs. Botnen was born in Kirksville, Missouri, on Jan. 16, 1927, the daughter of Guy James Sunderland and Mary Elizabeth Loe. The family moved to Sidney in the 1930s. She grew up and attended schools in Sidney. She married Mose Howard in Fairview...
  •   The script was flipped on the Custer County District High School Cowboy basketball team in the first round of the Eastern A Divisional tournament last night at the Billings Metra. In the past few years, it has become common-place for the underdog Cowboys to pull off an upset in the first round of the Eastern A. But, as the third seed in...