Monthly archive

September, 2014

  •   Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 4, is coming and many voters still haven’t decided for whom they will vote. A Candidates Forum on Thursday evening, Sept. 25, may help them make up their minds. The forum will begin at 7 p.m. in rooms 106 and 107 at Miles Community College. Sponsored by the Miles City Branch of the American Association of...
  •   Jaycees Field glowed with the soft light of candles Monday night as a large crowd gathered for a vigil to honor Gavin King, a local 14-year-old who died unexpectedly over the weekend after a tonsillectomy.  Many of those present were Custer County District High School classmates of King’s and fellow frosh football players....
  •   From dental office to a shop of formals, wedding attire and little girls’ fantasies, Lolo’s Boutique will open Friday at 12 N. Seventh St., at the former office of Dr. Arlo Nansel. The hours will be 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, or by appointment. Laurie Sprague Stark, whose childhood nickname was “Lolo,...
  •   Hildegarde E. “Hilly” Guise, 87, a retired secretary and jewelry store operator died Sept. 6, 2014 at the RiverStone Hospice House in Billings of stroke complications. Hilly was born on Oct. 6, 1927, to Christ and Matilda Dittus in Fredonia, N.D. She attended NDSU and graduated from BYU with degrees in French and Spanish. She...
  • A son to Jessie and Travis Huber of Glendive on Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014, at the Glendive Medical Center.
  •   The 2014-2015 school year is in full swing, and the Miles City Unified School District is pleased with the transition of more kids at Lincoln Elementary and a rise in enrollment numbers. Speaking at the monthly meeting of the Unified Board of Trustees last week, Superintendent Keith Campbell gave the board an update on several different...
  •   George Heide, 88, of Circle died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, at the McCone County Nursing Home in Circle. Mr. Heide was born on the family homestead on May 6, 1926, with Dr. Rundle attending. He was the third child born to Rudolph and Otilie Kulhanek Heide. He went to Brockway School his first 11 years with the exception of parts of two...
  •   Wilma Jean “Kitty” Corneliusen, 76, of Fairview, formerly of Terry and Miles City, died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014, in the Sidney Extended Care Nursing Home in Sidney. Graveside services will be Friday, Sept. 26, 2014, at 3 p.m. at the Prairie County Cemetery.  
  • A daughter was born to Renee Halseth and Lennie Buhmann of Chinook on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare. A son was born to Amy and Jace Beckett of Forsyth and Butte on Wednesday, Sept. 17,  2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare.