Monthly archive

February, 2014

  •   Shirley Ann Gackle (Stanton) went to be with the Lord on February 21, 2014, at the age of 83 after a short illness.   She was born in Miles City, Montana on August 31, 1930, daughter of Floyd and Elsie Jacobson. She grew up in Miles City and later lived in the Brusett and Jordan area. At that time, she was married to Bill Stanton...
  • Media members were split on who the 4C girls MVP was, but there was no doubt as to the boys MVP. Jordan’s Carrie Murnion and Terry’s Lexie Schlosser were named co-MVPs for the girls tournament, as voted on by media members covering the tournament. On the boys side, Wibaux’s Jacob Bakken was a unanimous choice. Bakken led Wibaux...
  •   While the Wibaux Longhorns have consistently qualified for the Southern C Divisionals, it’s been a while since they’ve gone in as the District 4C champions. For the first time since 2009, the Longhorns hoisted the 4C championship trophy on Saturday night with a 49-42 win over Broadus. “It’s been a long time since we...
  •   The Jordan Lady Mustangs came into the District 4C Tournament as the third seed, but they featured the best overall record, the highest scoring offense and the stingiest defense from the regular season. On Saturday night, all of that was on display when the Lady Mustangs topped Northern Cheyenne 68-44 to claim the 4C championship. “...
  •    It is with great sadness that the family of Don Brown announces his passing on February 13, 2014 at the age of 58. He passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family. Don was born on June 20, 1955 in Miles City, MT to Bruce and Margaret (Dale) Brown. He lived a typical childhood playing kick the can with neighborhood kids,...
  •   Thomas G. Erickson, 67, of Miles City died on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014, at his home in Miles City. Mr. Erickson was born on Feb. 26, 1946, in Norfolk, Va., the son of Thomas and Francis Goff Erickson. He attended Norview Elementary School and Princess Ann High School in Norfolk. Before graduating he quit high school and hitchhiked to...
  •   (LAUREL) — Two Miles City men are in custody following a shooting and high-speed chase through Laurel Monday afternoon. Police attempted to apprehend Austin Allery, 18, and Hayden Lowry, 19, in the parking lot of the Laurel Wal-Mart, 100 Bernhardt Rd., shortly after 1 p.m. when shots were fired. One suspect was captured, but the other...
  •   “The camera is up, the connection is not,” said Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ Cathy Stewart of the new webcam to be used for an up-close look at the eagles nest on Main Street. The live feed camera was installed Thursday afternoon. It was the second attempt, as a few days earlier Kiwi Pete Tree Service donated the use...
  •     Friday Game 7- Rosebud vs. Wibaux, 11:45 a.m. (loser-out) Game 8- Terry vs. Melstone, 1:30 p.m. (loser-out) Game 9- Northern Cheyenne vs. Ekalaka, 6:45 p.m. (semifinal) Game 10- Broadus vs. Jordan, 8 p.m. (semifinal)     Saturday Game 11- Winner Game 8 vs. Loser Game 9, 10 a.m. (loser-out) Game 12- Winner Game 7 vs. Loser...
  •   Friday                                                                           Game 6- Ekalaka vs. Jordan, 10 a.m. (loser-out) Game 7- Wibaux vs. Terry, 3:...