Monthly archive

January, 2017

  • Margaret Joan (Margie) Schroeder walked into the arms of Jesus, January 10, 2017, surrounded by loved ones.  Mom was born August 6, 1938 to Ernest & Harriet Wyttenhove in Miles City, Montana. She grew up on the family farm and had many exciting adventures. She was always happy to share her wonderful gift of story-telling about her daring...
  • More than 100 people gathered Thursday evening in the Town and Country Club to recognize and honor several Miles City residents for their many contributions to the community. The annual Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce Banquet and presentation of the 2016 Citizen of the Year Awards acknowledges the service the recipients rendered in the...
  • A trio of area athletes, including Dylan Munroe of Miles City, will play college baseball at Grays Harbor College in Aberdeen, Washington beginning this fall. The announcement was made this week by 406 Baseball LLC of Miles City and the Outlaw Baseball Club. Munroe, a senior at Custer County District High School, is a pitcher and infielder. He...
  • Gingermay L. Stewart and Kurtis Miller, both of Miles City, have announced their engagement. Stewart is a former resident of Pendleton, Ore. Miller is the son of Grant Miller and Leah Jordan of Miles City. A Saturday, June 10 wedding is planned by the couple at the Yellowstone Jewel (Tusler House) near Miles City.
  • On January 17, 2017 Eugene Leidholt, age 88, of Miles City, MT passed away at his home in Miles City of a broken heart. Eugene was born on December 11, 1928 in Roscoe, South Dakota to Karl and Rosa Leidholt. Eugene was born into a family that would eventually contain 13 children. When he was one year old, his family moved to Wesson Flats, MT which...
  • Betty Louise Liebelt, age 86, went to be with the Lord on January 18, 2017 at the Holy Rosary Extended Care in Miles City. Betty and her twin brother Raymond were born on October 13, 1930. Raymond always hated it when Betty teased him that she was 20 minutes older. They were born in Hammond, Indiana to Gertrude and AJ Marsh. When she was 5 years...
  • The Montana Youth Challenge Academy (MYCA) has been helping at-risk youths change their lives for almost 20 years. With their military atmosphere they provide the structure and discipline that the youths need to succeed. Local resident Joseph Hall, 17, is a recent graduate of the program who can now picture a better and more productive life for...
  • The Miles Community College Lady Pioneers faced Sheridan College on Wednesday night for their first match on the Centra hardwood following the holiday break, and carried their early lead throughout to defeat the Lady Generals 70-55.  The win against the Region IX rivals moves the Lady Pioneers to a conference record of 2-1 and 11-7 overall....
  • Thomas R. “Tom” Cloud died in his home on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, after a long and valiant 14-year battle with the cancer multiple myeloma. He was surrounded by his wife, daughter and mother-in-law. Mr. Cloud was born in Miles City, the son of Jack Roy Cloud and Catherine Lucille (Storms) Cloud. He had made homes in West Richland,...
  • BILLINGS — Barbara Huisenga passed away peacefully at the age of 89 on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, at St. John’s Lutheran Home, where she had lived since June 2015. Barbara was born to Anna and Milton Simpson on April 30, 1927, in Miles City, and grew up on their cattle ranch with her sister, Margaret Ann. At Montana State College, Barbara...