Monthly archive

April, 2017

  • The thermometer may have said 50 degrees, but fans weren’t complaining when the Custer County District High School Cowgirls defeated Eastern A rivals Billings Central Catholic 12-2 in five cold and windy innings at Bender Park on Monday. Senior left-hander Tori Ogolin threw a three-hitter, but it was the Cowgirls’ bats behind Kylee...
  • Holocaust survivor and forgiveness advocate Eva Mozes Kor, 83, drew crowds that packed the Custer County District High School (CCDHS) gymnasium in Miles City on Sunday night and Monday morning. Each event attracted about 3,000 people, leaving some standing in the back. The lecture on Monday was delivered to local and area students of all ages,...
  • On Thursday, April 20, 2017, at 10:36 p.m. at the Holy Rosary Residential Living, Mark Wayne Blake died. He was born May 14, 1948, in Butte at St. James Health Care to Mead and Helen Blake.  In celebration of Mr. Blake’s life, services will be at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City on Friday, April 28, 2017, at 10 a.m....
  • Dennis Dale Bardon died Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at his home in Rosebud. He was born Oct. 31, 1951, in Miles City to Marvin and Uva Jackson Bardon. A celebration of life will be held on Friday, April 28, 2017, at 2 p.m. with a luncheon at the Lodge Hall in Rosebud. Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
  • James Edgar “Jim” Lei, 85, of Ashland died Sunday, April 23, 2017, at his home. He was born on Oct. 25, 1931, in Bowman to John and Oral Lei. Visitation will be Wednesday, April 26, 2017, from 1 to 6 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Broadus. Funeral services will be Thursday, April 27, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Faith Bible Church...
  • Daryl Nunberg, age 56, most loved son and brother, passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at his dearly loved group home in Miles City, MT. Visitation will be from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on Monday, April 24, 2017 at the Silha Funeral Home in Glendive. A Rosary service will be at 7:00 P.M. on Monday, April 24, 2017 at the Silha Funeral Home in...
  • His mother called him her “little Valentine” as Edward T. Jonutis was born on February 14, 1921, the second son of Stella and Joseph Jonutis, in a simple two-room log cabin southeast of Miles City, Montana, miles from town and neighbors. His grandmother acted as midwife. Since no doctor was present for Ed’s birth, his parents had...
  • Juanita Joyce Lockwood  Riley entered this world September 1, 1931, she was lovingly called ‘Sis’, born to Lyle Edwin and Elizabeth Margaret Garr Lockwood. She joined a sister Jean and later brothers Edwin ‘Sonny’ and David ‘Little Buddy’ joined the family. She grew up a few miles west of Coalwood, riding...
  • Missoula — MaryLu Schmidt, 80, peacefully passed away surrounded by her family on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at St. Patrick’s Hospital. MaryLu was born on April 21, 1937 in Plevna, MT to her parents William and Mabel Leischner. MaryLu grew up in Miles City and graduated from Custer County High School in 1955. On July 5, 1955, MaryLu...
  • It’s going to be a night of ball-spinning, four-point-shooting, crazy tricks and family comedy, not to mention some world-class basketball, on Wednesday in Miles City. The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters will play at the Kailey Gymnasium at the Miles Community College Centra Athletic Center at 6 p.m. For a game that’s usually played...