Monthly archive

May, 2015

  •   Participants in the Custer County District High School Invitational Track Meet Saturday competed in 80-degree weather, but Miles City still fared well in its home meet. The CCDHS girls’ team placed second among 13 teams with 82 points, just four points behind Dickinson. The boys’ team finished fourth with 67 points behind Laurel...
  •   Pat Stoltz (nee Mitchell), 90, died Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings, after a long period of weakened health. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, book lover, great listener of her children and remained her husband’s steadfast partner in all things. Mrs. Stoltz was born to Grace Lenore (nee...
  •   Genevie K. “Jan” Diede of Miles City died Wednesday, April 29, 2015.  She was born Oct. 6, 1941, in Cooperstown, North Dakota, to Clarence and Harriet Sandbo of rural Mose, North Dakota. She attended grade school in Mose and graduated from high school in Hunter, North Dakota. She was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran...
  •   Ruth “Rootie” Patricia Roos, 86, died peacefully surrounded by the family, Monday, May 4, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City, after complications from pneumonia. Mrs. Roos was born in Miles City on Feb. 21, 1929, to John and Frances Doran. She was the second of four children born to the couple.  One day, she was...
  •   Blaine E. Ross passed away peacefully at his home in Billings, Montana, on May 4, 2015. Blaine was born on June 14, 1920 to James T. and Kathryn Ross. He was born at the family homestead south of Inyan Kara Mountain near Sundance, Wyoming in the new house. Blaine married Ruby E. Johnson on December 21, 1939 in Sheridan, Wyoming. When Blaine...
  •   The CCDHS Cowgirls softball team made it interesting, but the Glendive Lady Red Devils were able to hold off the late rally to secure the win, 3-2 in Glendive Thursday. Both teams played excellent defense, according to Cowgirls Head Coach Murrey Selk, and it the game would come down to the final at-bats. “We had a good game going,...
  •   The seventh- and eighth-grade boys’ teams ran away with the team title at the Miles City Middle School track meet, which was held Tuesday at the Miles City Community Track after rain postponed Saturday’s scheduled event.  The eighth-grade boys scored 134 points, with Sidney a distant second at 72 points. The seventh-grade...
  •   The Miles City Outlaws baseball team hosted four games over the weekend, earning a split to bring their record to 5-11 on the young season. Game recaps provided by GameChanger Media   Outlaws 5, Billings Halos 2 Both the Miles City Outlaws and Billings Halos put runners aboard on Saturday, but it was the Outlaws who were able to take...
  •   Ira S. Carey, 62, of El Cajon, California, died on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014. Mr. Carey was born on Dec. 27, 1951, the son of Del and Bernice Carey. He grew up on the ranch near Volborg and went to country school through eighth grade. He graduated from Custer County High School in 1970. Through high school he continually told his friends he was...
  •   Born to Walter & Caroline Dyba July 16, 1936. Graduate of Sacred Heart School, 1951. Attended C.C.H.S. Proud member of USMC 1954-1957. Mark was a terrific athlete. In 1953, he pitched a 2-0 shutout against the Billings Legion team.  Mark married Monica Forbell in 1963. They raised 5 children in Sacramento, CA.  Most recently...