Monthly archive

September, 2015

  •   John Mellor, 94, died Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, at the Powder River Manor Nursing Home in Broadus. John Howard Mellor was born March 11, 1921, to Howard and Carrie Mellor on the old 101 cattle ranch on the Belle Fourche River, a few miles north of Moorcroft, Wyoming, and within sight of the Devils Tower. At a few weeks of age, he and the...
  •   The CCDHS golf teams will be sending four athletes to the State Class A Tournament in Sidney Friday. The Cowboys fell just short of being able to compete as a team at state. They finished third, and only the top two teams travel to Sidney. For the Cowboys, Deven Doughty, Gavin Gundlach and Nick Anderson will compete at state. Riley Shipp...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowboys fought the hard fight and managed a 22-21 victory over the Sidney Eagles in the first conference game of the season at Connors Stadium Friday night. Assistant Coach Kevin McAuliffe was very geared up for the game against Sidney, one of Miles City’s rivals.  “The games are...
  •   The Cowgirls had a very good day Saturday at the 2015 Scottie Invitational in Glasgow. They won the meet by placing three runners in the top five.  Morgan Vosler finished second overall, just 13 seconds behind winner Janelle Brien of Sidney. Vosler ran a 20:13. Heather Baker was just 10 seconds behind Vosler, finishing third with a 20:...
  •   The Cowgirls had a very good day Saturday at the 2015 Scottie Invitational in Glasgow. They won the meet by placing three runners in the top five.  Morgan Vosler finished second overall, just 13 seconds behind winner Janelle Brien of Sidney. Vosler ran a 20:13. Heather Baker was just 10 seconds behind Vosler, finishing third with a 20:...
  •   The 2015 Sister Ruth CROP Hunger Walk will be Sunday afternoon, Oct. 4, in Miles City.  The CROP walk is known as the “original walk event in the U.S.,” with the first CROP (Communities Responding to Overcome Poverty) hunger walk held in 1969 in Bismarck, North Dakota. One thousand walkers raised $25,000 in that ecumenical...
  •   Former Custer County Commissioner Gary Matthews and political newcomer Rachel Sloan are submitted  letters of interest to replace Sheena Martin in Ward 2 on the Miles City Council. Friday was the deadline to submit letters. Martin resigned because she is moving out of town.  The term ends Dec. 31, 2017.  The council will...
  • Susan Kay (Wright) Kildare, 71, of Great Falls passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at Benefis Hospital. At her request no services are planned. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Croxford Funeral Home of Great Falls. Susan was born in Miles City, Montana on December 8, 1943 to parents Richard Wright and Mildred (Archer) Wright...
  •   Summer is officially over, fall has started and flu season is already here. Cases of influenza have been reported in Montana. State health officials say confirmed cases of influenza have been reported in six counties in September: Yellowstone, Gallatin, Lewis and Clark, Missoula, Beaverhead and Broadwater. Flu season usually begins in...
  •   Friday, Sept. 25 - Eastern A Divisional Golf, Miles City, 9 a.m. - Cowboy football vs. Sidney, H, 7 p.m. - Cowgirl volleyball at Dickinson Tour   Saturday, Sept. 26 - Cowboy frosh football vs. Sidney, H, 10 a.m. - Cowboy JV football at Sidney, 2 p.m. - Cowgirl volleyball at Dickinson Tour - CCDHS cross country at Glasgow, 10 a.m. - WMS...