Monthly archive

February, 2014

  •   The Miles Community College basketball teams are nearing the end of their regular seasons, and the Lady Pioneers are going into the end of the year on a high note. The Lady Pioneers hung on to beat Sheridan College 66-54 in Sheridan on Wednesday night, improving to 15-14 overall and 6-9 in the Region IX North Sub-Region. The MCC men fell to...
  •   The Ekalaka Lady Bulldogs pulled out the first upset of the 4C Girls District Tournament last night. The eighth-seeded Lady Bulldogs beat top-seeded Wibaux 40-39 in overtime. “It was an incredible feeling,” Ekalaka Head Coach Kayla Olsen said. “They (Wibaux) are a great team. We had to fight and do everything right to beat...
  •   The Broadus Hawks and Northern Cheyenne Eagles punched their ticket to the District 4C semifinals with wins over Ekalaka and Jordan yesterday at Custer County District High School. Broadus topped Ekalaka 51-33 and Northern Cheyenne ran away from Jordan 90-54. The two teams will meet in the semis on Friday at 8 p.m. Ekalaka and Jordan will...
  •   By DON COGGER             Star Staff Writer Two-thirds of Montana’s congressional delegation made a quick stop in Miles City Wednesday, participating in a roundtable discussion at Miles City Community College. U.S. Sens. John Walsh and Jon Tester joined a handful of community members to discuss issues...
  •   Doris Taylor, 80, of Miles City died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, in the Friendship Villa Care Center in Miles City. Born on March 14, 1933, in Miles City, she was the daughter of Paul and Martha Hagman Burt. She grew up and attended grade school in Miles City.  She married Duane Jessop on Oct. 7, 1951, in Miles City. Throughout her life...
  •   Though he’s well into his second month at the helm of Miles Community College, newly appointed President Dr. Stacy Klippenstein will be officially welcomed to the school on Friday. Klippenstein will be inaugurated as Miles Community College’s eighth President on Friday at 3 p.m. on the college’s campus in Room 106. The...
  •   GIRLS Wednesday Ekalaka 65, Plevna 29 (first-round) Broadus 74, Melstone 30 (quarterfinal) Jordan 74, Terry 70 (quarterfinal) Northern Cheyenne 78, Rosebud 32 (quarterfinal) Thursday Game 5- Plevna vs. Melstone, 3:15 p.m. (loser-out) Game 6- Wibaux vs. Ekalaka, 5 p.m. (quarterfinal) Friday Game 7- Rosebud vs. Loser Game 6, 11:45 a.m. (...
  •   The girls District 4C Tournament got started yesterday at the Custer County District High School gym with a first-round game and three quarterfinal games. Ekalaka beat Plevna 65-29 in the first-round game, advancing to the quarterfinals tonight against top-seeded Wibaux. In the other quarterfinal games, Jordan edged Terry 74-70, Broadus...
  •   In between the four girls games at the District 4C Tournament at the Custer County District High School gym, the boys 4C Tournament got started with a pair of first-round games. Terry and Wibaux punched their tickets to the semifinals Friday afternoon with wins yesterday. Terry upset Melstone 58-40 and Wibaux ran away from Rosebud 62-27....
  •   Betty R. Carter, 87, of Miles City died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, in the Holy Rosary Extended Care in Miles City. Mrs. Carter was born July 19, 1926 in Kansas City, Mo., to Jesse Franklin Trainer and Fern Bianthe Moore. Her father was a pipefitter who later earned his plumber’s licenses. He lived in Belle Fourche, S.D., and then moved...