Monthly archive

May, 2016

  • Jeffrey E. Mitchell, age 62, former Miles City resident, passed away on May 10, 2016 at his home in Sparks, Nevada of natural causes. Jeff was born in Miles City, August 27, 1953, the third son of Richard G. Mitchell and Margaret L. (Gilbert) Mitchell. He attended schools in Miles City, graduating from Custer County High School in 1971. After high...
  • Tuesday night’s Miles City Council meeting was relatively brief, lasting only 45 minutes, with only a couple of items bringing any discussion. Council President Susanne Galbraith presided.   The major discussion involved Resolution No. 3921, which concerned the Miles City-Custer County Health Board established by the Interlocal...
  • The Miles City Special Olympics team traveled to Missoula last week to take part in the State Special Olympics games. Ten athletes made the trip to Missoula for the State games. Those that went participated in bocce, the 100 meter dash, the 400 meter dash, the 800 meter run and the 200 meter dash. This was the first year that the Miles City team...
  • Miles Community College Basketball Coach Chase Tait has announced the signing of Custer County High School Guard Gavin Gundlach for the 2016-17 season. Gundlach, 5’11 Guard for the Custer County Cowboys was a Class A All-State selection. In his senior season with the Cowboys, Gundlach averaged 20 points per game while shooting 44% from the...
  • Adult Hunter Education Class Offered in Glasgow Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will hold an adult hunter education field course from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, May 28. This is the last hunter education course that will be held before the June 1 application deadline for deer, elk, and antelope. For the field course, adults must pass the online...
  • As the ROCKS students work their way around the fence at the Sacred Heart School playground for their last unicycle lesson of the year Tuesday afternoon, Jordan Silk displays the three steps to learning to ride. First gain your balance using the fence for support, second loose your balance and use the fence to keep from falling to the ground, and...
  • By ELAINE FORMAN Star Staff Writer The final free skin screening clinic by Dr. T.F. Benson and Dr. J.R. Grierson will be held 2-5 p.m. Thursday, May 26, at Beeson’s office at Holy Rosary Healthcare at 2600 Wilson St. For 20 years the two surgeons have been holding the clinic. As always, there are no appointments necessary. People will be...
  • Claire Aldee Bolton, 83, passed away peaceably at Holy Rosary Hospice Miles City, Montana early morning May 20, 2016, with his wife by his side, after a yearlong courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. Claire was born to William T. Bolton and Sara Robinson Bolton on October 18, 1932 in Ismay, Montana. Claire had his schooling in the Ismay and...
  • The Cowgirls softball team traveled to Billings this weekend to take part in the Eastern A Divisional tournament. The Cowgirls were 9-12 overall and 6-4 conference going into the tournament. They sat in third place. The Cowgirls started off the tournament by battling Hardin, whom they had beaten twice previously. They were successful against the...
  • The Hoop Heaven Basketball Camp will take play May 31-June 2 in the Custer County District High School Gym.  The age and check in times for the athletes entering the following grades are: K-3rd grade 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Tuesday-Thursday $30 4th-6th grade 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday $40 7th-9th grade 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday $65...