Monthly archive

September, 2015

  •   A roping horse puts on the brakes Saturday during a futurity ride held at the Sage Riders arena behind Range Riders Museum.  
  •   Ninety walkers raised $6,775 during this year’s Out of the Darkness Community Walk held Saturday morning, Sept. 19, in Miles City. The local event was one of more than 350 Out of the Darkness Community Walks held nationwide this fall to raise funds for suicide prevention efforts. Of the money raised locally, $800 was designated to...
  •   The Miles City Council approved deferring the collection of water and sewer development fees from the Miles City Livestock Commission for a year to support the rebuilding effort. A fire completely destroyed the building in June. Mayor Butch Grenz said of the business, “We are happy they are coming back.”  The unanimous vote...
  •   The varsity Cowgirls had a solid cross country meet at Sidney on Friday, placing three runners in the top five.  Emily Regan was second overall with a 20:31, Morgan Vosler was third with 20:38.5 and Heather Baker was fifth at 21:59.4. Also running for the varsity girls were Channing Ellingson, finishing 15th at 24:52.2; Sandra...
  •   The Cowgirl volleyball team traveled to Laurel Tuesday night and needed five sets to put away the Lady Locomotives.  The Cowgirls won the first set 25-17, dropped the second and third 21-25 and 22-25, thundered back in the fourth to win 25-17, then iced their victory with a 15-9 final set. The Cowgirls dominated Laurel in most stat...
  •   Washington Middle School’s 8th-grade Broncos defeated the Forsyth Mavericks 16-2 Tuesday afternoon at Connors Stadium. The game featured plenty of excellent defense and an appearance from a curious reptile. Dayton Helmts started the Broncos off strong with a 32-yard kick return, but a defensive sack forced a three-and-out. After a...
  •   Both Washington Middle School (WMS) Broncos football teams got up early Saturday morning to take on their counterparts from Glendive at Connors Stadium. The WMS 7th-graders notched a 38-14 victory and the 8th-graders earned a hard-fought 20-14 win. WMS 7th-graders started off well with an 80-yard kick return for a touchdown by Jayden...
  •   From Kiwanis Twenty youth took part in the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition hosted by the Miles City Kiwanis on September 20 at Connors Field.  Scores are based on a combination of accuracy and distance. The distance away from the centerline tape is deducted from the overall to arrive at a net distance.   Accuracy, rather...
  •   The Cowgirls had the Lady Red Devils on the ropes early Friday night in Dawson’s home opener, and they would go on to win in three sets, 25-11, 25-14 and 25-19. The Cowgirls used strong service to keep the Lady Devils on their heels and away from the net. Service was poor early for the Lady Devils, who fell behind 6-2 after three...