Amorette Allison

08/27/2015 - 2:44pm
  In some ways, the staffers at Pine Hills Youth Correctional Facility are the victims of their own success. The facility, which was designed to accommodate 120 male youth offenders between the ages of 10 and 17, currently has less than 50 students enrolled. Superintendent Steve Ray said that “what Montana is doing with its kids” is working.  Community-based programs mean...
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 2:44pm
  In some ways, the staffers at Pine Hills Youth Correctional Facility are the victims of their own success. The facility, which was designed to accommodate 120 male youth offenders between the ages of 10 and 17, currently has less than 50 students enrolled. Superintendent Steve Ray said that
Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:15pm
  If you follow the Stardust column in the Miles City Star, you may have read about the addition being built on Washington School and wondered, what addition? Well, the curved addition on the south side was built in the 1950s, and the big box for the gymnasium was built in the 1990s. And the
Mon, 08/24/2015 - 2:40pm
  Some things were up and some things were down, but overall, Fair Manager Gail Shaw felt the Eastern Montana Fair “went really well.” One of the primary concerns was the success of the returning Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association Rodeo, held for the first time in many years,
Mon, 08/24/2015 - 2:36pm
  Up until this year, students at Custer County District High School who wished to participate in the school district’s hot lunch program had to go to Lincoln Elementary School to eat. This was not a popular alternative with most teenagers. They could also bring lunch or go out to lunch
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 5:05pm
  The sheep, hog and horse barns at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds have been serving their purpose for more than half a century, and their age is beginning to show, with beams splitting and boards rotting. So, according to MSU Custer County Extension Agent Michael Schuldt, the time has come
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 3:42pm
  By AMORETTE ALLISON, Star Staff Writer The theme for the Eastern Montana Fair, which opens officially on Wednesday, is “Blue Ribbon Memories.” The $3.00 gate fee. The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association rodeo starts Tuesday and gate fees will not be charged on that day. The
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 3:27pm
  While some things will be as they are always are at this year’s Eastern Montana Fair, there will be one major change. The Fair will host a Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association rodeo with Kesler Championship Rodeo providing stock at the Fair. Several top-ranked cowboys hope to be