Monthly archive

January, 2015

  •   The Custer County District High School Cowgirl basketball team picked up two more wins over Eastern A opponents Hardin and Sidney, running their winning streak to six straight. The Cowgirls hammered Hardin 81-53 on the road on Friday and then beat Sidney 55-35. The Cowgirls are now 5-1 in the Eastern A, 9-2 overall. They, along with Laurel...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowboy basketball flipped the scripts from their earlier meetings with Hardin and Sidney. In the first weekend of Eastern A play, in December, the Cowboys beat Hardin and then lost to Sidney. This past weekend, the Cowboys lost a tough one to Hardin 51-48 at home, then went on the road and hammered...
  •   BOYS Over Conf Hardin 7-3 3-2 Laurel 7-4 3-2 Billings Central 7-4 3-2 Miles City 5-6 3-3 Sidney 6-5 3-3 Glendive 6-5 1-4 Monday Dickinson 66, Miles City 55 Tuesday Laurel 58, Billings Central 51 Thursday Sidney 53, Glasgow 50 Friday Hardin 51, Miles City 48 Billings Central 66, Lewistown 51 Glendive 43, Colstrip 32 Saturday Miles City 71,...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowboy wrestling team enjoyed their best weekend of the season at the Class A Duals in Belgrade. The Cowboys walked away with two wins, beating Belgrade 46-27 and Livingston 41-18. They also earned a 30-30 tie with Butte Central, and wrestled well in their losses to Corvallis, Billings Central,...
  •   Arthur “Fritz” Raymond Turner, 97 of Jordan died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, at the Garfield County Health Center in Jordan following a short illness. Mr. Turner was born on Nov. 2, 1917, at the family home south of Wolf Point in Dawson County (later McCone County) to Arthur H. and Augusta Turner. He attended country school where he...
  •   Gerald “Pistol” Phillips, 90, died Wednesday, Jan 14, 2015, at the Powder River Manor in Broadus. Mr. Phillips was born Aug. 31, 1924, north of Ashland to James C. and Lillian Goodale Phillips. He was raised on Home Creek, went to grade school at the Home Creek School and graduated from Power River High School in 1942. He worked...
  •   Dorothy E. Wennemar Strobel, 86, of Billings, formerly of Terry, died Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, at Saint Vincent Hospital in Billings.  She died from complications due to falling. Her friends and family take comfort in knowing she has her vision and is once again with her loving husband David, son Lester and twin sister Anna Stasia. Mrs...
  •   “Toby” Everett Wayne Allen, 74, died suddenly on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015. He began his life journey on July 1, 1940, in the town of Grafton, North Dakota. He was the oldest of seven children born to Inez and Charles “Bill” Allen. Shortly after his birth, they moved to Deering, North Dakota. He grew up on the family...
  •   Hortense M. Rolf, 91, of Miles City died Friday, Jan. 16, 2015, at her home near Miles City. She was born on Jan. 2, 1924, at Mizpah, the daughter of Ignatz and Marie Beilage Ostendorf. She grew up on her parent’s ranch on the Powder River. She attended Riverview School and graduated from Custer County High School in 1940. After high...
  •   Philip Donald “Phil” Hill, 81, of Mosby, died suddenly on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, on the ranch where he had lived his entire life.  Mr. Hill was born Sept. 4, 1933, in Billings, to Lou Eldon and Margaret “Mugs” Irene Youderian Hill, the third of four children. He attended Weede School, a one-room country school,...