Monthly archive

September, 2014

  •   In a weekend that saw close games and upsets throughout Class A, the Custer County District High School Cowboys bucked that trend and won in a blowout. Playing their first road game of the season, the Cowboys beat up on Livingston 47-0 to improve to 3-0 on the season. In other Class A scores, Billings Central lost in overtime at Butte...
  •   Two games into the 2014 season the Custer County District High School Cowboy football team is exactly where they want to be, 2-0. This week, the Cowboys go on the road to take on 0-2 Livingston in a matchup that, on paper, is as lopsided as any on the schedule. Livingston has been outscored 80-7 on the season, opening with a 33-0 loss...
  •   In their second straight Eastern A match, the Custer County District High School Cowgirl volleyball team went up two games to none. But this time, they closed it out. The Cowgirls rolled to a three-game sweep of the Sidney Lady Eagles last night in their home opener at the CCDHS gym. It was a big step forward after losing three straight...
  •   Jack Kenneth McCoy passed away at approximately 11:55 p.m. on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, at the age of 71. He was born in Sheridan Wyoming on March 1st, 1943 to Harry (Jack) McCoy and Wilma (Billie Burns) McCoy of the Diamond Cross Ranch, Birney, Montana. Jack was a true cowboy. He lived on the ranch with his parents and four sisters until...
  •   The rain and chilly weather did cut into attendance at the 2014 Eastern Montana Fair, as expected, says Fair Manager Gail Shaw, with everything down a little bit. Still, she says, she saw people smiling under their umbrellas, and the Mighty Thomas Carnival, which had to open a bit late on Saturday due to safety concerns with the rain,...
  •   The Miles Community College rodeo teams were in Cody, Wyoming over the weekend in a pair of rodeos hosted by Northwest College. They were the first two rodeos of the fall season for the Big Sky Region of the National Intercollegiate Rodeo Association. In the first of the two rodeos, the MCC men finished in a tie for sixth with Dawson...
  •   The Custer County District High School cross country teams did not get a chance to have a warm up race before taking part in one of the biggest races of the season. With the Glendive meet cancelled last week, the Cowboys and Cowgirls went into the Billings Invite with nothing but a few weeks of practicing under their belts. Despite the fact...
  •   With just two weekends left in the regular season, the Custer County District High School golf teams are right in the middle of things. At the Hardin Invite last Saturday, the Cowboys finished in second place with a team score of 347. They were 27 strokes behind Billings Central and just ahead of Laurel. As has been the case throughout the...
  •   It wasn’t pretty, but the Custer County District High School Cowboy football team scratched out a 27-19 win over Havre in non-conference action on Friday night at Connors Stadium. The Cowboys overcame four turnovers and had to play catch up to earn the victory. They improved to 2-0 on the young season. “We had way too many...
  •   Finally, the Custer County District High School Cowgirl volleyball team had a chance to play someone in a different colored jersey. After three weeks of practice, the Cowgirls traveled to Billings over the weekend to take part in the annual Border Wars Tournament that features the six Eastern A schools and six similar-sized schools from...