Monthly archive

December, 2014

  •    Southgate Meadows residents expressed concern and frustration over possible future development at Tuesday’s Miles City Council meeting. Bette Jewell said she was at a spring re-zoning meeting where Eric Doeden was representing M&L Enterprises and asked for a Southgate lot to be rezoned from local commercial to general...
  •   Bradley Rex “Brad” Bradshaw died Sunday morning, Dec. 7, 2014, after a six month battle with cancer. He loved his Lord Jesus and clothed in His righteousness he entered Glory. We have no doubt he heard his Becky squeal with delight as they were reunited. Mr. Bradshaw was born Aug. 16, 1956, in Ely, Nevada, to Karl and Mae...
  • Identical triplet sons were born to Jody and Jase Kinsey of Miles City.  They join big brother Jax in the family home.  The triplets were born Friday, December 5, 2014 at Deaconess Billings Clinic in Billings.  Maternal grandparents are Lloyd and Collette Butcher of Miles City.  Paternal grandparents are Sandy Kinsey of Miles...
  •   Christmas has come early for the Miles City Unified School District, as two key projects have now been given the necessary funding for completion. Superintendent Keith Campbell gave updates on the projects at Tuesday’s monthly meeting of the Miles City Unified Board of Trustees. In the first update, Campbell and Garfield Elementary...
  •   The men who spent a bitterly cold December at the Tongue River Cantonment in 1876 probably thought their somewhat less than cheery Christmas was the first celebrated in this part of the world, but they would have been wrong. In 1855, Sir St. George Gore of Sligo, Ireland, spent the winter in his fort near where Pumpkin Creek joins the...
  •   Alfred Galven Hirsch finished his 98 year journey peacefully on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, at the Friendship Villa where he and his wife, Eunice, had resided for the past 18 months. Mr. Hirsch was the fourth child of Jacob and Anna Redman Hirsch, born Sept. 15, 1916. He was born at the family homestead at Crow Rock, which was then part of...
  • A son was born to Mandi and Chad Varner of Baker on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Mary Elizabeth Roberts and Wayne Roger Eddy III of Miles City on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Amanda Balo and Alex Rumph of Biddle on Monday,...
  •   At the last Miles City Council meeting, Mayor Butch Grenz said  he’s been having concerns about the ambulance turning down calls.  He asked Miles City Fire and Rescue’s Scott Moore about it. Moore said if the personnel aren’t there, they can’t leave the city short to run someone to Billings when there are...
  •   Ira S. Carey, 62, of Elk Grove, California, died on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014. Mr. Carey was born on Dec. 27, 1951, the son of Del and Bernice Carey. He grew up on the ranch near Volborg and went to country school through the eighth grade and graduated from Custer County High School. Following his schooling he worked on the ranch for a few...