Monthly archive

March, 2014

  •   The annual Cowtown Classic youth basketball tournament will be held at multiple sites throughout Miles City this weekend. There are 55 teams coming to town to play in the two-day tournament that will feature 115 games. Games will start at 8 a.m., on both Saturday and Sunday. Saturday’s final games will start at 9 p.m., and will wrap...
  •   The Miles Community College baseball team was scheduled to open their home season this weekend with the Napa Classic Tournament. But Mother Nature has had other plans, forcing the Pioneers to cancel Saturday’s games and has put Sunday and Monday’s games in jeopardy as well. As a contingency, the Pioneers are discussing non-...
  •   Anne LaVerne Lane Pehl, 85, of Terry died Wednesday, March 19, 2014, in the Prairie Community Nursing Home in Terry. Mrs. Pehl was born on July 9, 1928, in Bismarck, N.D., to Vernon H. and Irene Anderson Lane. She was an only child. She was raised in Carson, N.D., and graduated in 1946 from Grant County High School. She graduated from...
  •   The new National Guard Readiness Center for the Montana Department of Military Affairs - or the new National Guard Armory - won’t be ready for occupancy until mid-December, but much of the exterior work is nearing completion on the North Haynes Avenue site. The 30,520-square-foot readiness center, which will include vehicle storage,...
  •   The Christian band, “We are Leo,” will perform a concert at the Sacred Heartbeat Youth Conference at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 29, at the Sacred Heart School gym. Sponsored by the Sacred Heart Parish youth group, called Rootbeer and Resurrection, the concert is open to audiences of all denominations with no age restrictions. The...
  •   For Custer County residents, finding quality health care just got a whole lot easier. County Commissioners voted unanimously Wednesday to approve the proposed integration of Custer County Community Health Center and the Custer County Public Health Department, now known as OneHealth.  It was the result of an 18-month-long process. The...
  •   Fred Campbell, 64, of Rudyard, formerly of Miles City and Kinsey, died on Sunday, March 16, 2014, in Great Falls. Mr. Campbell was born on March 19, 1949, in Miles City to Fred and Bessie Willis Campbell. He was raised in an agricultural community outside of Miles City, called Kinsey. He attended college in Riverton, Wyo.  He and Lori...
  •   Katherine “Kay” A. Ebert, 78, of Helena, former Miles City resident, died Monday, March 17, 2014, after a courageous battle resulting from an infection in her leg at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Billings. She was born Dec. 10, 1935, in Miles City, the second child of J. Ross Calvin Jr. and Agnes Nugent Calvin. When she was...
  •   Gary Fredrick Gibson, 67, of Miles City, died on Monday, March 17, 2014, at Holy Rosary Heathcare. Mr. Gibson was born Nov. 19, 1946, in Fort Knox to Glen and Gloria Gibson. He attended grade school in Fort McKenley. He graduated from Lewis and Clark High School. Mr. Gibson then attended college at Eastern Montana College in Billings. He...