Monthly archive

November, 2015

  •   The Cowgirls lost their first-round game against Havre Thursday at divisionals in Livingston, with Havre winning in 3. Game 1 was 25-12, Game 2 25-16, and Game 3 25-20.  The Cowgirls played Park on Friday at 10 a.m. They lost the first game 14-25, then won the next 25-16, 25-20 and 25-23. They will play again tonight at 8, against the...
  • The fifth- and sixth-grade girls’ basketball tournament wrapped up Thursday night with the championship series. The fifth- and sixth-grade girls wish to thank everyone who helped in any way with the program, and expressed appreciation also to McKinsey Jerrel for singing the National Anthem before the games. The first game Thursday night was...
  •   The Wibaux Fountain Project is moving forward with another way for people to contribute money to the effort. Memorial pavers for park sidewalks - to make the fountain more accessible - for $100 each, and memorial benches at $1,000 each, can be purchased to help the project. The fountain was built in memory of Florence Stacy, who was 20...
  •   Earlier this summer the Miles City Albertsons was one of the top stores in the company’s Northwest region. For that accomplishment, Albertsons Manager Joe Ginalias was invited to attend a regional meeting in Boise, Idaho. At that meeting, a Boise distributor put on a shopping spree contest in which the managers had two minutes to fill...
  •   The Class A playoffs continue Saturday with the quarterfinal round. In the first round, Butte Central beat Hamilton, 49-14, Billings Central shut out Laurel, 28-0, Columbia Falls squeaked out a win over Polson, 9-6, and Sidney topped Belgrade, 28-20. Moving into the quarterfinal round, Dillon will take on Billings Central, Columbia Falls...
  •   Donna Jean Yegen, 86, passed away at Wyoming Medical Center on November 1, 2015. Donna was born on January 20, 1929 in Miles City Montana. She grew up on a farm in eastern Montana and later returned to Miles City where she attended high school. Donna married Sydney Burton Thomas at age 23 and they moved to Billings, Montana, where they had...
  •  On March 28, 1930 Arlene Edna Holman was born to Clarence and Molly (Dvorak) Holman, the little sister to Howard and later big sister to Shirley and Esther. Arlene attended country schools in the Volborg area and graduated from Custer County High School in Miles City. Arlene worked various jobs in Miles City; however, her main priority was...
  •   Pearl Thom (Siirila-Cully) succumbed to the demon that is cancer on November 3rd, 2015 in Miles City, Montana at the age of 71. Pearl is survived by her husband, Dale and her two loving children and her five grandchildren. Her daughter, Traci and her husband, Cameron Duffin and their children, Hailey and Kent. Her son, Kip Cully and his...
  •   Helen O’Brien Braycich, 87, formerly of Plevna, died Oct. 27, 2015 in Brussels, Belgium. Services were held on Nov. 2 at the the Crematorium of Brussels.  
  •   Miles City Council President John Hollowell was elected mayor and Jeff Erlenbusch was chosen as councilman of Ward 4 in Tuesday’s city election.  Both were challenging incumbents - Butch Grenz as mayor and Roxanna Brush and city councilwoman. Hollowell received 1,202 votes, or 66.5 percent of the vote. Grenz got 584, or 32.3...