Monthly archive

October, 2016

  • A Miles City boy won the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick sectional competition held at Connors Stadium in Miles City on Sunday. Ryder Lee, competing in the age 10-11 division, triumphed with an overall score of 250 feet and nine inches. Hudson Blackwell of Forsyth was the other local winner. He amassed a distance of 311 feet and 10 inches in the age 12-...
  • Custer County District High School cross-country runner Morgan Vosler won the girls’ competition at the Sidney Invitational on Friday. Vosler, a junior, conquered the course in 19:44.5 to take top honors, beating runner-up Emily Kuehn of Dawson County by 18 seconds. Despite standout performances by individuals on both the boys and girls...
  • The Custer County High School varsity football team will try to derail the Laurel Locomotives on Friday. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Connors Stadium at the Denton Sports Complex in Miles City. Coach Jeff Regan’s Cowboys will attempt to maintain their momentum, after shutting out Hardin 40-0 last week. Custer County — 3-3 overall and 1...
  • Fairview, MT — A celebration of life service for Wilbur James “Bud” Baker of Fairview, MT will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2016 from 1 P.M. until 4 P.M. at the Waterhole in Fairview, Montana. Bud was born on May 21, 1939 in Poplar, MT to Eugene and Lucille Baker.  He attended school in Scobey, MT where he graduated with...
  • A pair of new exhibits — “Found Objects” and “A Mother’s Affliction Viewed Through the Lens of A Daughter’s Pain” — will open Sunday at the WaterWorks Art Museum (WAM) in Miles City. An opening reception for the displays will be held Sunday from 1-4 p.m. “Found Objects” features four...
  • What was once one business is now two after Scott’s Glass and Paint Flooring America got out of the glass business and changed its name to Scott’s Flooring America this summer.  The glass business was sold to Randy Kruger and his wife Lori to form Kruger Window and Glass at 1415 Main St.   Scott’s Flooring America Scott...
  • The Sacred Heart Junior High football team has come a long way since the reintroduction of the program a year ago. With just one game remaining in the season, the Fighting Irish have stormed out to a perfect 4-0 record. Their most-recent game against the Billings Christian Warriors was another example of the improvements the team has made, as they...
  • Custer County couldn’t capitalize on a fast start, falling 3-1 in prep volleyball action at Sidney High School on Tuesday. The Cowgirls fell 25-21, 23-25, 21-25, 20-25. Senior Jenna Swope and sophomore Saige Diegel led the Cowgirls with nine kills apiece and 31 and 15 digs respectively. Senior setter Tori Ogolin logged 27 assists, Diegel...
  • Tricky greens and an unfamiliar course led to a respectable but disappointing seventh-place finish for the Custer County District High School boys golf team at the Class A Montana High School Golf Tournament this past weekend. “It didn’t turn out as well as we hoped,” Cowboy coach Jon Harris said of the two-day tournament at the...