Monthly archive

November, 2015

  •   Pearl Thom (Siirila-Cully) succumbed to the demon that is cancer on November 3rd, 2015 in Miles City, Montana at the age of 71. Pearl is survived by her husband, Dale and her two loving children and her five grandchildren. Her daughter, Traci and her husband, Cameron Duffin and their children, Hailey and Kent. Her son, Kip Cully and his...
  •   Helen O’Brien Braycich, 87, formerly of Plevna, died Oct. 27, 2015 in Brussels, Belgium. Services were held on Nov. 2 at the the Crematorium of Brussels.  
  •   Miles City Council President John Hollowell was elected mayor and Jeff Erlenbusch was chosen as councilman of Ward 4 in Tuesday’s city election.  Both were challenging incumbents - Butch Grenz as mayor and Roxanna Brush and city councilwoman. Hollowell received 1,202 votes, or 66.5 percent of the vote. Grenz got 584, or 32.3...
  •   Over the Halloween weekend the 2C District Volleyball Tournament took place in Terry.  The teams that took part were Wibaux, Broadus, Ekalaka, Circle,  Northern Cheyenne, Jordan and Terry. Wibaux went on to take first, while Circle took second and Broadus took third. Wibaux beat Circle in three. Game 1 was 25-18, Game 2 25-23, and...
  •   Over the Halloween weekend the 2C District Volleyball Tournament took place in Terry.  The teams that took part were Wibaux, Broadus, Ekalaka, Circle,  Northern Cheyenne, Jordan and Terry. Wibaux went on to take first, while Circle took second and Broadus took third. Wibaux beat Circle in three. Game 1 was 25-18, Game 2 25-23, and...
  •   Over the Halloween weekend the 2C District Volleyball Tournament took place in Terry.  The teams that took part were Wibaux, Broadus, Ekalaka, Circle,  Northern Cheyenne, Jordan and Terry. Wibaux went on to take first, while Circle took second and Broadus took third. Wibaux beat Circle in three. Game 1 was 25-18, Game 2 25-23, and...
  •   Dorothy Jean Tait Spannagel, 102, of Jordan, a longtime resident of Forsyth, died peacefully at the home of her daughter, Janet Guptill of  Jordan, Friday morning, Oct. 30, 2015 Funeral services will be held at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall in Jordan on Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015, at 2 p.m. and at the Federated Church, 1180 Cedar in...
  •   Mayors, county commissioners, state legislators, chamber of commerce directors and economic development members got together on Thursday at Miles Community College to start putting together the action plan for Eastern Montana infrastructure needs for the next legislature in 2017. Bruce MacIntyre of the Billings Chamber of Commerce moderated...
  •   Polls will be open Tuesday for the City of Miles City election and for the Custer County Water and Sewer District.   Mayor In the city elections, voters will get to choose who serves the next term as mayor: Mayor Chris “Butch” Grenz, Ward 3 Councilman John Hollowell or businessman Rob Shipley. Grenz has served six years as...
  •   The Miles Community College Pioneers took on the Bismarck State Mystics and the Rocky Mountain College JV this weekend in the Pioneer Club Classic. In the first game of the Classic, the Lady Pioneers took on the Mystics. BSC took away the 89-46 win. It was a rough go for Coach Liz Lewis and her team Friday evening. With the BSC players...