Monthly archive

October, 2015

  •   The Miles City Cross Country team took a road trip to Sturgis, N.D., last Wednesday for their Cross Country Invite. Only the high school runners competed. Coach Paul Yoakam was pleased with how the Cowgirls performed. “The girls’ team is really coming together,” he said. “Annie Woerner ran a great race, and I am...
  •   Alvin Lee Young, age 88, of Miles City died Thursday October 1, 2015 at the Holy Rosary Healthcare Facility.  Family will receive friends on Friday, October 9, 2015 from 4-6 p.m. at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 10, 2015 at 1 p.m. at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home in Miles City....
  •   Anne Elisabeth Shearer died September 24, 2015 in Wheeling, Illinois. She was the second child of Kenneth and Joan Wilson of Miles City, born on April 26, 1964. She was called Lisette as a child, and that name was shortened to Liz as she grew up.  Lisette was a headstrong, lively spirit who lived life on her own terms. As a child she...
  •   BN’s increased train speeds to 60 mph continue to concern people, and the City of Miles City is trying to find ways to address it. At the last Miles City Council meeting (Sept. 22), Sharon Kearnes gave the council an informal petition asking for the city and the Custer County Commissioners to hold a public meeting for input. The 74...
  •   What constitutes a “night out on the town” has changed over the years, and the Park Place building on North Eighth Street is a perfect example of this. In 1915, the building was constructed and called “The Auditorium.” It was designed primarily for dancing. There was a mezzanine for people to watch the dancers, and...
  • The CCDHS Froshmore team traveled to Hardin Friday afternoon before the varsity game, and was unable to come up with the win. The final was 26-6. Miles City started off strong, stopping the Hardin defense in 3 downs. The Cowboys offense came on strong and worked their way down the field to the Hardin 35-yard line. Hardin’s defense managed to...
  •   All three 8th Grade girls volleyball teams traveled to Sidney on Saturday.   The White team played first and came out to win.  They hustled and hit the floor for every ball, which gave them the win.  White Team beat Sidney 15-6, 15-9 and 15-10.   The Gold Team played next and weren’t going to let the...
  •   On September 28 games got under way once again for the fifth- and sixth-grade girls’ basketball city league at Washington Middle School. There are five teams playing in the league this season: Orange Crush, Blue Boltz, The Blaze, Jade Dragons and Cowgirls. Game one pitted the Orange Crush against the Blue Boltz. Orange Crush came out...
  •   The CCDHS Cowboys took on the Hardin Bulldogs in Hardin Friday night. It looked like the game was going to take place during a rainstorm, but the rain held off for most of the game, with just a mist falling during gameplay.  The ground and the ball were wet and there was a definite chill in the air, but Miles City was on fire and...
  •   For the second year, Cowboy Deven Doughty earned medalist honors after finishing sixth at the State Class A Golf Tournament in Sidney over the weekend. Doughty, a junior, shot an 81 on the front nine and an 84 on the back for a total of 165. Doughty was the only Cowboy to medal. He finished eighth at state last year, so he improved two...