Monthly archive

April, 2015

  •   Miles Community College jumped out to an early lead on Dawson Community College and captured a 21-1 victory on Wednesday at Denton Field. The game was decided quickly as Miles Community College exerted its will early with eight runs in the first three innings. A two-run double by Chad Mackay during the first inning and a single by Michael...
  •    Linda Sue Merchant was born on Aug. 4, 1962, in Billings. One month later she was adopted by Dallas and Betty Merchant. She attended grade school at Horkan Creek School and attended Custer County District High School in Miles City. In school she was on the rodeo team, where she did Barrel Racing and Roping. She loved doing rodeo and...
  •   Thelma (Nash) Drolc, 89, died Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at her home in Miles City. She was born April 26, 1925, in the Glendo Township of Perkins County, South Dakota, to Ed and Sophie (Iverson) Nash, the seventh of 11 children. She received her education at Glendo Rural School. She attended high school at Sorum, South Dakota, for one year,...
  •   On Sunday the Miles City Jaycees will host a free Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run™ competition for area youths. Pitch, Hit & Run™ will be at Jaycee Field, with registration from noon to 12:45 p.m. and competition at 1 p.m. Pitch, Hit & Run™ is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball...
  •   Clark Daniel “Dan” Malvin, 67, died Sunday, April 19, 2015, from fire related injuries at his home in Miles City. Mr. Malvin was born on Nov. 9, 1947, to Robert and Pauline Malvin in Mankato, Minnesota, and was raised in the Lake Crystal area of Minnesota. He lived in St. Peter, Minnesota, for more than 30 years and most...
  •    Sergey “Sid” Mentikov died in his sleep on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at Holy Rosary Extended Care, with his wife, Georgia, nearby. Mr. Mentikov was born Dec. 19, 1927, on the family ranch at Powderville, the second child and only son of Vassily and Helen Mentikov. Along with his older sister, Sonja, and younger sister,...
  • A daughter was born to Ashley Schieffert and Kyle Bogner on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  • With three seats available for three-year terms on the Miles City Unified Board of Trustees, there are seven candidates running for the board. The school election is May 5 at Custer County District High School, with polls open from noon to 8 p.m. The Miles Community College trustees election will also be at the high school on May 5. Incumbents Sue...
  •   A plethora of choices faces voters in the Unified School District Board of Trustees election that will be held Tuesday, May 5 at the high school. With three seats available for three-year terms, there are seven candidates running for the board. Incumbents Garve Gierke and Ted Herzog are running for re-election. New to the race are Eric...
  •     Custer County Extension is stirring up some interest in eating healthy - at least in the form of stir fry, that is. Extension teamed up with Dietitian Liane Vadheim to present a class Tuesday night in the high school’s culinary arts room.  Vadheim started by guiding attendees in checking out the nutritional differences...