Monthly archive

January, 2015

  •   The nomination letters have been reviewed, and the Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce has chosen the winners for the annual Citizen of the Year awards. The awards will be presented next Thursday at an awards banquet at the Town and Country Club. The awards will be presented in five categories: Business, individual, senior  volunteer,...
  •   When Milestown Community Improvement Inc., first started a couple of years ago, it was relatively informal.  The members were all from Miles City, had moved away, and then came back to their hometown.  They wanted to give back to the town they loved, focusing on projects for kids, since most of them were now parents. After several...
  •   By JOSH SAMUELSON Star Sports Editor After 15 lead changes, five ties and a big deficit at halftime, the Custer County District High School Cowgirl basketball team pulled out an impressive 62-57 win over Class AA Billings Skyview last night at the CCDHS gym. “I think it’s a good win for us,” Cowgirls first-year Head Coach...
  •   Boys fifth- and sixth-grade basketball meetings on Tuesday There will be a meeting at 6:15 pm on Tuesday, January 20, 2015, in Room 402 of CCDHS for anyone interested in coaching in the Miles City School District 5th and 6th grade boys’ basketball program.  Please enter through the gym lobby.  All volunteer coaches must...
  •   St. Labre scored the first two points in the non-conference game against the Custer County District High School Cowboys last night at the CCDHS gym in just 14 seconds. But after Connor Torstenbo hit a three 1:36 later, it was all Cowboys. The Cowboys cruised in the first half, and survived a Braves comeback bid in the second half, to win 66...
  •     The Custer County District High School Cowgirl basketball team traveled to Ashland last night to take on Class B St. Labre. After falling behind early, the Cowgirls rallied for a 61-59 win.   With the win, the Cowgirls are now 5-2 overall on the season. The Lady Braves dropped to 3-3. The Cowgirls will stay out of conference...
  •   The Miles Community College women’s basketball team split their first two games of Region IX North Sub-Region play over the weekend. The Lady Pioneers hit the road on the weekend, beating Western Wyoming 74-64 and then falling to Casper College 77-71. With the split, the Lady Pioneers are now 10-7 on the year and 1-1 in the North....
  •   The Miles Community College men’s basketball team dropped their first two Region IX North Sub-Region games over the weekend and dropped below .500 on the season. The Pioneers didn’t have much offense going in either game, losing 70-53 to Western Wyoming on Friday and 66-47 to Casper College on Saturday. The losses drop the...
  •   In their first two games back from the Christmas break, the Custer County District High School Cowgirls were a bit rusty. On Saturday night, the Cowgirls shook off some of that rust with a 43-38 win over Eastern A rival Billings Central at the CCDHS Gym. “The win was definitely needed,” Cowgirl senior Alecia Chamberlin said....
  •   On Saturday night in Billings, the Custer County District High School Cowboy basketball team twice had to rally from big deficits, but were unable to fully comeback in their 85-78 loss to the Billings Central Rams. “We never quit and played some good basketball at times,” Cowboys Head Coach Houston Finn said. “We have to...