Monthly archive

December, 2013

  •   “Christmas Belles,” a comedy written by Jessie Jones, Nicholas Hope and Jamie Wooten, will be presented by the Barn Players, Inc. this holiday season. Performances are scheduled for Friday, Dec. 13, at 7 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 14, at 2 and 7 p.m. in the Custer County District High School auditorium. This comedy is directed by...
  •   Miles City Councilwoman Roxanna Brush wants to get temporary housing set up for local residents in need and is interested in talking with anyone else who wants to help. During Tuesday’s council meeting, Brush spoke about Wesley Mark Selby, with whom she had worked in the past and who died when it was bitter cold last week in his car...
  •   Wesley Mark Selby, 58, died Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, in Miles City. Mr. Selby was born May 25, 1955, in Albuquerque, N.M., to Wesley T. and Betty Selby. He was a gentle, kind, intelligent, artistic man with a ready smile and sense of humor.  He will be so fondly remembered as our very proud, sensitive, hardworking father, brother and...
  •   A Miles City man found Friday afternoon died of exposure in his car, according to Custer County Undersheriff Pat Roos. Roos said Wesley Mark Selby, 58, was homeless and living in his car. It was parked behind the storage units behind Notbohm Motors. He was found around 6 p.m. Friday, after having been seen alive less than 24 hours before....
  •   With the holiday season in full swing, we asked five residents of Miles City to take a break from shopping, eating and other festivities and tell us what the holidays mean to them.   John Laney, executive director, Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce:  “The first thing that comes to mind about the holidays is family,...
  •   The Custer County District High School wrestling team took a small group of wrestlers to the season-opening Sidney Invite last weekend, where they placed 10th in the team standings with 47 points. “For the kids that I took with us, we did a great job,” Cowboys Head Coach Jon Harris said. “They wrestled really hard. It wasn...
  •   By JOSH SAMUELSON Star Sports Editor Three Custer County District High School Cowboy football players were named to the Class A All-State team today. Senior quarterback Ben Herzog and junior wide receiver Alec Haughian were listed on offense and junior defensive end Beau Peaslee was on the defensive team. Herzog completed 99 of 192 passes...
  •   Local sports calendar for Custer County District High School (CCDHS), Washington Middle School (WMS), Miles Community College (MCC) and other Miles City sports. Calendar dates are from Monday through Sunday, unless otherwise noted.  Note: Times for CCDHS Basketball are for varsity games. Freshmen games typically start at 4 p.m.,...
  •   The Miles Community College Lady Pioneer basketball team picked up two wins at their Thanksgiving tournament, but then dropped a pair of Region IX North Sub-Region games last week. The Lady Pioneers beat Salish-Kootenai and University of Great Falls JV in Pablo last weekend, but then lost to Casper and Northwest last week. MCC is now 8-5...
  •     The Miles Community College Pioneer basketball team went 3-1 last week, including their first Region IX North Sub-Region victory of the season.   The Pioneers beat Salish-Kootenai and University of Great Falls JV at the SKC Tournament in Pablo before falling to Casper College on Thursday. On Saturday afternoon, the Pioneers...