Monthly archive

February, 2014

  •   Shelley Davis, spokesperson for Dollar Tree stores, has confirmed that Dollar Tree will be opening a store in Miles City.  The store, which will be 10,000 square feet, will be located in the old County Market location on South Haynes Avenue between Mexico Linda and Aaron’s. An opening is anticipated for March 23.  Davis said...
  •   The weather was, as expected, cold for the Cowtown Beef Breeders Show on Friday with sub-zero temperatures. However,  “All but three of our 35 breeders showed up, and they felt it was a successful day, in spite of the chill,” says John Laney, Executive Director of the Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce. “Thank...
  •   Rod Cooper, 72, of Ismay died on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at RiverStone Hospice House in Billings. Mr. Cooper was born on April 10, 1941, in Baker, the son of Roy Allen and Lela Ruth Houzvicka Cooper. Except for the past few months at RiverStone Hospice House in Billings, he lived and ranched in Fallon County his entire life. He was baptized...
  • A son was born to Lila and Adam Mulkey of Miles City on Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Elizabeth Boree and Jeffrey Wilson of Forsyth on Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  •   It was an up-and-down weekend for the Custer County District High School Cowgirl basketball team. Against the second-ranked Laurel Lady Locomotives, the Cowgirls let an early lead slip away and lost 67-52 on the road Friday night. But they bounced back at home on Saturday night, beating fifth-ranked Billings Central 55-47 to keep their...
  •   Playing against two of the top teams in the Eastern A at home over the weekend, the Custer County District High School Cowboy basketball team picked up a split, despite missing their top scorer. The Cowboys lost to Laurel 61-46 on Friday night, but bounced back to get a huge win over Billings Central 48-46. The Cowboys were without senior...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowboy wrestling team will be sending four wrestlers to the Class A State Tournament in Billings this weekend. The Cowboys finished sixth in the team standings with 46 points. Sidney ran away with the Eastern A title with 341.5 points. “Everything went great,” Cowboys Head Coach Jon Harris...
  •   The Miles Community College basketball teams wrapped up their non-conference schedule on Saturday night, traveling to Williston, N.D., for a double-header against Williston State. Williston State swept the double-header, winning the men’s game 89-68 and the women’s game 68-58. Both MCC teams are now 13-13 overall on the season....
  • A son to Rachel and Rohn Ratliff of Miles City on Monday, February 3, 2014 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Laura and Tim Penrod of Miles City on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healtcare in Miles City.
  •   The Miles City boys fifth- and sixth-grade basketball league continued with four games earlier this week. Triple Threats 23, Blue Blazers 19 The Triple Threats used a huge second quarter to take control of the game. They outscored the Blue Blazers 16-0 in the second quarter and held on through the second half for the win. Jayden Venable had...