Monthly archive

May, 2016

  • The Custer County District High School Senior Bash, a non-alcoholic event, sponsored by parents, community members, and merchants of Miles City and major sponsor, Miles Community College, will be Saturday, May 14, at MCC. Festivities begin at 8 p.m. in the Kailey Gymnasium in the Centra on the MCC campus. For approximately 28 years, Senior Bash...
  • Harold Hans Evenrude passed away Saturday May 7, 2016 at the Riverstone Hospice Center in Billings.  Harold was born on May 16, 1936 in Opheim, MT. Son of Alma Robinson & Hans Evenrude. He attended school in Glasgow and worked for many years as a butcher at Pierce Packing of Billings and the Miles City Packing Co. He was also talented in...
  • Faye Pierson Ruffatto, 78, formerly of Miles City, passed away peacefully May 9th, 2016 surrounded by family in Orange, California.  Services will be held at Grace Bible Church in Miles City on May, 28th, 2016. Visitation will be from 9:00 am to 10:30 am.,  funeral services immediately following. Graveside...
  • Volunteer instructors are being sought for the Hunter and Bowhunter Education programs in Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Region 6, which includes the counties of Hill, Blaine, Phillips, Valley, Daniels, McCone, Sheridan, and Roosevelt counties.  In particular, more instructors are needed in the Culbertson, Bainville, Froid, Medicine Lake,...
  • Coach Chase Tait and the Pioneers wrapped up their season mid-march. Tait is now spending the majority of his time trying to recruit kids for next years season, while his current players spend time working out and continue to play basketball. “They have a program. Shooting and weight training, and they get together and play some days,...
  • Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney stopped in Miles City last Friday to visit Transco and Miles Community College about their plans for growth. Cooney stopped at Transco to highlight the $275,000 Workforce Training Grant and the $175,000 Big Sky Economic Trust Fund Grant they received. The company’s goal is to hire at least 55 new jobs in Miles City with...
  • The Miles CC Lady Pioneer basketball program has three of its outstanding sophomore players moving on to new colleges where they will continue to play basketball. Head Coach Liz Lewis is very pleased that she is sending three of her players on to continue their basketball careers. “These kids are a huge part of this community, a huge part of...
  • The local Pitch, Hit & Run competition was hosted May 1 by the Miles City Jaycees at Bender Park. As many as 14 youth participated in the event. The following won their age groups. Baseball Age 7/8 All-Around   Rylin Gentry   Miles City, Mont. Pitch Champion (2-way tie)   Rylin Gentry and Bridger Muri   Miles City, Mont....
  • David Allen Eichelberger, born February 12, 1961 in Keyser, West Virginia, went peacefully on his journey after a courageous battle with cancer in the arms of his loving wife at Holy Rosary Healthcare on May 11, 2016. David grew up in the mountains of West Virginia. He loved to hunt and fish. He spent countless happy hours in the woods or on a...