Monthly archive

February, 2016

  • The Cowboys tipped off with Browning at 1:30 p.m. in their first-round game at divisionals in Billings.  The game was still under way at presstime, but at the end of the first quarter, the Cowboys were up 14-6 over Browning.
  • The Squirts finished up their 2015-2016 Montana Youth Hockey season over the weekend in Helena. The Squirts were moved up to level  “A”  for state.   They played 4 games over the weekend and lost all four games.  This is the first time all year that they faced any of these teams.  The level of play was faster...
  • The Custer County Cowgirls head to Billings Wednesday to take part in the Eastern/Central Class A SuperDivisional 2016 Tournament. The Cowgirls have had an even 2016 season with a 9-9 overall record and a 5-5 conference record. The Cowgirls have a fairly experienced roster this year with six seniors and many returning varsity players. Coach Aaron...
  • Cowboys athletics have had a strong 2015-16 year. First, the Cowboy football team won the Eastern A Conference title, and now the Cowboy basketball team has done the same. The Cowboys have had a great basketball season, with a 15-3 overall record and a 9-1 conference record. The Cowboys travel to Billings Wednesday to prep for their upcoming game...
  • Valley County Attorney Nikolas “Nick” Murnion, known for coming up against the anti-government Freemen group when he was the Garfield County Attorney and earning the Profile of Courage Award, has been appointed as the next 16th Judicial District Court judge.  Gov. Steve Bullock made the announcement Wednesday morning. The governor...
  • The Miles CC Pioneers traveled to Little Big Horn College Saturday for their final games of the regular season. Both teams finished the season with wins. The Lady P’s were 87-54 and the Pioneers won 125-92. The Pioneers end the regular season with a 14-16, 5-7 record, while the Ladies are 12-18, 4-10 and moved just above Northwest College in...
  • The fifth- and sixth-grade boys’ basketball program played its second week of games last week.   Gray Boom 20, Green Gunners 10 In the first set of games on Tuesday, the Gray Boom beat the Green Gunners 20-10. Leading the scoring for the Boom were Logan Muri with 8 and Ryder Lee with 6. Payton Kuntz chipped in 4 and Samson Hostman had 2...
  • The Cowgirls have had a tough season and have done well in spite of their height disadvantage, finishing fourth in the conference. Their final game of the regular season was in Har- din Friday night against the Lady Bulldogs. The Cow- girls played well but were unable to come up on top of the Lady Bulldogs, 74-71. The Cowgirls shot 52 percent...
  • The Cowboys traveled to Hardin Saturday to take on the Bulldogs for their final regular-season game. The Cowboys have had a strong season and have secured the Eastern A Conference Champion title. The Cowboys finished their season with a strong win against Hardin, 74-70. According to Head Coach Houston Finn, “It was a great atmosphere...
  • In last night’s meeting of the Miles Community College Board of Trustees, the progress of the Moorehead/Dickinson road access to Haynes Avenue was discussed. The road, which would run from Miles Community College across the former Fretland property and connect with South Haynes Avenue, is a joint project of MCC and First Interstate Bank,...