A Forsyth family was named Ag Producer of the Year at a banquet Friday in Exhibition Hall at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds.
The annual Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce Ag Banquet attracted a crowd of about 600 diners. “It’s been going on forever,” said Terri Newby, executive assistant for the Chamber.
As is traditional at...
Jack A. Drew, of Lewistown, MT, passed away on Sept. 8, 2016; just three days before his 87th birthday.
Jack was born on Sept. 11, 1929, to David M. and Blanche (Archibald) Drew, in Sheridan, WY. He joined two sisters, Beth and Jo.
At the age of 14, Jack moved with his family to the ranch on Sand Creek, southwest of Jordan, MT, before there...
A centenarian, the Tusler Bridge, also known as the Kinsey Bridge, is showing its age. Now the Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) plans to give it a facelift.
MDT is seeking comments on a proposal to replace the deck of the former railroad bridge, which was converted decades ago to handle vehicular traffic. Other sections of the bridge...
The Custer County High School varsity football team will take on the 2-1 Belgrade Panthers on Friday at 7 p.m. in the 2016 Homecoming game.
The Cowboys are coming off a loss to Havre and are looking to get another win to even their record at 2-2. Last year when the two teams met the Cowboys scored a decisive 52-26 win.
Custer County Head Coach...
Headlining the 19th annual Miles City Bluegrass Festival will be Gold Heart, a five-piece family band from Virginia featuring the Gold sisters, Tori (mandolin), Jocey (guitar) and Shelby (fiddle). This year’s festival starts Friday and continues through Sunday in the Home Show Building at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds.
In addition to Gold...
The Friday night lights will burn even brighter this week at Connors Stadium as the Custer County District High School Cowboys tackle Belgrade in the annual homecoming game.
To celebrate this event, CCDHS students and staff have been participating in dress up days throughout this week at the school. Today is Farmer/Rancher Day and Friday is Blue/...
At Tuesday’s meeting of the Miles City Unified Board of Trustees Superintendent Keith Campbell laid out his goals for the district for the 2016-17 school year.
The list was broken down into six sections: budgeting, curriculum and assessment, leadership, job descriptions, recruitment and retention, and facility and district maintenance...
The Washington Middle School eighth grade girls volleyball team has gotten off to a fast start this season.
There are two teams for the eighth grade girls.
The girls played their first match on Sept. 8 against Glendive at home.
The Blue team played first and had excellent serving and team work.
They beat Glendive 25-19,...
The Custer County District High School Cowgirl varsity volleyball team fell to 1-2 Hardin Thursday at home in four sets 15-25, 21-25, 26-24, 18-25. The Cowgirls are now 2-4 overall with an 0-3 conference record.
Head Coach Marci Mollman wasn’t overly upset about the loss Thursday, “I think we did a lot of things well,” she said....
Betty Lou Hanson passed away Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, MT. Betty was born January 31, 1923 in Baker, MT to Alick and Mabel (Geving) Beckman. Betty spent her childhood and school years in Baker. In 1940, Betty moved with her family to Kinsey, MT.
On the farm adjoining her family farm in Kinsey, Betty met...