Monthly archive

August, 2015

  •   Frank Hout, 83, died peacefully at his home in Anchorage, Alaska, on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015. Mr. Hout was the youngest of six children born to Dora Lippert Hout and Charles Hout on June 13, 1932. He spent his younger years on their small ranch located on the Tongue River, about 15 miles southwest of Miles City. Mr. Hout always told stories of...
  •   Marjorie Mae “Marge” Gibbs Waldo, 85, died Thursday, July 9, 2015, at the Holy Rosary Extended Care Facility in Miles City.  Mrs. Waldo was born on Jan. 3, 1930, in Culbertson, the daughter of Thomas and Lena Fehrs Gibbs. She grew up on the homestead near the Missouri River and Brockton in what was known as the Mona...
  •   Spirits were high during Tuesday’s meeting of the Unified Board of Trustees were high as the board prepares for the upcoming school year. Superintendent Keith Campbell ran down just a few of the improvement projects that the district has finished or is still completing before the school year begins. “People don’t realize...
  •   While some things will be as they are always are at this year’s Eastern Montana Fair, there will be one major change. The Fair will host a Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association rodeo with Kesler Championship Rodeo providing stock at the Fair. Several top-ranked cowboys hope to be competing as well. Due to scheduling conflicts, the...
  • Graveside services for Gary Carter Schye, 68, will be Tuesday, Aug. 18, at 11 a.m. in the Custer County Cemetery. A reception will follow for friends and family at the First Presbyterian Church, 1401 Main St.  
  • A daughter was born to Kayla and Noah Miller of Forsyth on Tuesday, August 4, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  •    Donald Onesime “Don” Engdahl, 57, of Jordan died peacefully on Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2015. Mr. Engdahl was born to Larry O. and Mary Ann FitzGerald Engdahl on Aug. 27, 1957, in Jordan. He was the eldest of two children. Growing up, he loved working with his father in the family construction business and spending time at the...
  •   Howard F. Starck, 77, died on Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, in Miles City. Mr. Starck was born on Aug. 14, 1937, in Berthoud, Colorado. He was the son of Theodore and Emma Krening Starck. He attended school in Windsor, Colorado, graduating from Windsor High School in 1955.  Shortly after, he enlisted in the United States Navy, and served as...
  •   Football Equipment will be issued on Monday – August 17, 2015 at WMS.  Please use the SE entrance.   8th Grade starting at 4:00 PM 7th Grade starting at 4:30 pm Start date: 1st Practice - Tuesday – August 18, 2015 Practice time: 4:00  PM Practice site: Miles Community College Practice gear: Helmet, T-shirt,...
  •   The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life is tonight at the Miles Community College Track. The event will begin with the opening ceremonies at 6 p.m. and will end with the closing ceremonies at midnight.  Relay teams will be walking during this time to raise money for cancer research, education, and services for cancer...