Monthly archive

October, 2015

  •   The Class A Football playoffs get underway this weekend with the first round. The teams competing this weekend are Billings Central (6-2, 4-1) and Laurel (5-3, 2-3), Columbia Falls (4-5, 2-1) and Polson (3-5, 1-2), Butte Central (6-3, 3-1) and Hamilton (6-3, 2-2), and Belgrade (3-5, 3-1) and Sidney (6-3, 3-2). Miles City (9-0), Whitefish (...
  •   Edward Gordon Dorothy, age 88, of Forsyth died at the Rosebud Health Care Center on October 27, 2015.  Ed was born in Miles City, MT on July 22, 1927 to Ed Dorothy and Anna Whitney Dorothy. He was raised on the family ranch and attended all of his school years at the Sumatra School, graduating in 1945. In October of 1945, Edward was...
  •   Lois Foust, age 95, of Miles City passed away on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 at the Holy Rosary Health Center in Miles City. Lois was born on May 10, 1920 in Sioux City, Iowa, the daughter of Robert Leighton and Grace Rosanna (Eckert-Ritz) Hunt. Lois grew up and attended schools in Iowa.  She married Wayne Foust on January 25, 1963 in...
  •   The Miles City Council chambers may undergo some changes to make it more useful for city court trials. At Tuesday’s council meeting, City Judge Al Homme said the chamber is “very cumbersome” to hold trials in. His request was not on the agenda so no action was taken, but Homme gave the council a brief overview of the...
  •   From DSU DICKINSON, N.D. — Two Miles Citians will be honored during Dickinson State University’s Fall 2015 Booster Awards this weekend. The late Dan Stanton will be honored with the Outstanding Achievement Award, and Jon Stevenson will receive the Honorary Letterman Award. The Awards Ceremony will be held at the Ekls Sodbuster...
  •   The CCDHS Froshmore team took on Dawson County at home Saturday morning for their final game of the season. The Red Devils came away with the 52-34 final. Keith Vanderlaan put the first points on the board for CCDHS, with Reid Fiechtner nabbing the two-point conversion.  A score by the Red Devils soon tied the game at 8. Moving into...
  •   The Sophomore volleyball team took on Broadus JV and C teams on Friday, and they came away with the win for both sets. Against the Broadus C team, the Sophomores won in four games. Game 1 was 25-18 Miles City, Game 2 25-19 Miles City, Game 3 15-7 Broadus, and Game 4 15-10.   Total Team Kills 23 Kaelei Koenig 6 Tyree Miller 5 Missy...
  •   In last night’s Miles Community College Board of Trustees meeting there was discussion on the progress of the armory purchase. The lease agreement the school currently has will expire October 30. President Stacy Klippenstein is in the process of extending the agreement to the end of November, beginning of December to give them more...
  •   Glenn L. Shelhamer, age 67, died in his home on Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2015, from ALS complications.  He was quietly laid to rest that evening on his beloved PPR ranch with his sons Scott and Correy, along with his close neighbors present. Scott led in prayer and his wife read his favorite poem. He was born in New Jersey to Marion and...
  •   Joanne Marie Leland, age 74, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 23, 2015 at St. John’s Lutheran Home in Billings, Montana. Joanne was born March 17, 1941 in Helena, Montana and was adopted at six weeks of age to the Rev. and Mrs. Clarence Jacobson in Whitefish, Montana. Joanne’s early years included fond memories of...