Monthly archive

May, 2014

  •   Gladys E. Strait, 83, of Miles City, died Monday, May 19, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. She was born in Miles City on Nov. 12, 1930, to Don and Gertrude (Darlington). She attended high school in Broadus. She married James Milton and to this union three children, Don, Russ and Geraldine, were born. She loved knitting,...
  •   Students in the Custer County District High School Class of 2014 will start new pages of their lives on Sunday, May 25, when they cross the stage in the CCDHS gym and are presented with their diplomas. Commencement starts at 2 p.m. and is open to the public. The CCDHS Band, under the direction of Joe Sutton, will play the processional,...
  •   Albert Donald “Bert” Winkley, 80, died Saturday, May 17, 2014.  From December 2013 to the time of his death, Mr. Winkley thoroughly enjoyed the care and attention given him at Black Hills VA Health Care Center in Fort Meade, S.D. Mr. Winkley was born on April 20, 1934, to Jean and Dorothy Klein Winkley in Ekalaka. Raised in...
  •   Linda Smith, 66, of Forsyth died with her loving family by her side on Monday, May 19, 2014, at Rosebud Health Care Center in Forsyth. She was born on March 4, 1948, in Miles City to Alvin and Shirley Morton Friesz. She had two loving sisters, Landa Smith and Lanita Smith. Mrs. Smith is survived by her loving husband, Gary R. Smith; six...
  •   Last week's monthly meeting of the Miles City Unified Board of Trustees covered a lot of ground, as the board prepared for the end of the school year. "There was a lot on the agenda," said Superintendent Keith Campbell. "At the end of the year, we always have a ton of things to get through, everything from policy to...
  • Jim and Amber Trenka have announced the engagement of their daughter, Jennie Trenka of Billings, to Duke Kolk, also of Billings.  He is the son of Karen and Dennis Hall of Billings and Deb Kolk of Manheim, Pennsylvania.  A Saturday, July 19 wedding is planned in Billings
  •   This year’s Bucking Horse Sale was a big success, with Saturday’s admission probably among the highest attendance, and Thursday night’s concert “the biggest we’ve had for the Bucking Horse Sale, that’s for sure,” said Rick Flotkoetter of the Bucking Horse Sale Board of Governors. The Diamond Rio...
  •   Ella M. “Tudi” Jones, 90, of Miles City, died Friday, May 16, 2014, at the Friendship Villa Care Center in Miles City. She was born April 28, 1924, near Cohagen to Charlie and Katie Sindelar. She attended grade school at Cohagen and high school at both Cohagen and Miles City. She also attended June’s Beauty College in...
  •   Ella M. “Tudi” Jones, 90, of Miles City, died Friday, May 16, 2014, at the Friendship Villa Care Center in Miles City. She was born April 28, 1924, near Cohagen to Charlie and Katie Sindelar. She attended grade school at Cohagen and high school at both Cohagen and Miles City. She also attended June’s Beauty College in...
  •   Polson – Sheena Sue (Hedrick) Lamach, went to be with our heavenly father on Monday, May 5, 2014 at St. Luke Extended Care in Ronan, Montana. Sheena was born in Bozeman on October 29, 1947. She was the third child of Dorothy Hannah (Carlson) Hedrick and Stanley Warren Hedrick. As a child she lived with her parents in the towns of...