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March, 2014

  •   Boys Eastern A Thursday Sidney 57, Hardin 56, first round Miles City 63, Billings Central 56, first round   Friday Laurel 50, Sidney 35, semifinal Miles City 44, Glendive 41, semifinal   Saturday Billings Central 65, Sidney 53, loser-out Hardin 67, Glendive 65, loser-out Billings Central 84, Hardin 73, consolation Laurel 39, Miles...
  •   For the first time since the 2008-09 season, the Custer County District High School Cowgirl basketball team will be at the State A Tournament, thanks to a second-place finish at the Eastern A Divisional Tournament last weekend at the Metra in Billings. “As a team we couldn’t be more excited,” Cowgirl senior Shaylee...
  •   Jerry Wayne Dean, father of Jered Dean and husband of Joan Dean, died Saturday, March 1, 2014, at his home in Billings. Services are pending.  
  •   On Tuesday evening the Unified School District will host an Open House at Lincoln Elementary for parents/guardians of current second and third-graders attending Highland Park and Jefferson Schools.  It is to inform parents of district plans next fall to move some grades at these two schools to recently renovated rooms at Lincoln School...
  •   Two health agencies serving the community are exploring the idea of blending their services. A Public Forum will be held Tuesday at Miles Community College, hosted by Custer County Community Health Center and Custer County Public Health Department.  The two entities are moving toward integrating their services and are seeking feedback...

February, 2014

  •   The regular season came to an end last weekend for the Miles Community College basketball teams and the Pioneers and Lady Pioneers are now off to their respective Region IX Tournaments which begin this weekend. The Pioneers will be at Sterling, Colo., the home of Northeastern Junior College for the men’s tournament. They will begin...
  •   BOYS Eastern A at Billings (Metra)   Thursday Sidney 57, Hardin 56 (first-round) Miles City 63, Billings Central 56 (first-round)   Friday Game 3- Laurel vs. Sidney, 4 p.m. (semifinal) Game 4- Glendive vs. Miles City, 8 p.m. (semifinal)   Saturday Game 5- Hardin vs. Game 4 Loser, 10:45 a.m. (loser-out, at Central) Game 6...
  •   The District 4C boys teams had a good first round at the Southern C Divisional Tournament in Laurel yesterday. Wibaux, Broadus and Terry all picked up first-round wins last night, advancing into the semifinals tonight. Melstone, the fourth-seed from the 4C, gave the top-seed from the 6C, Broadview-Lavina, a run but lost 42-29. Wibaux beat...
  •   It’s almost getting to be a cliché for the Custer County District High School boys basketball team. They have a rough regular season, earning one of the lower seeds into the Eastern A Divisional Tournament and then throw all that out the window in the tournament. For the third straight season, the Cowboys pulled off a first-...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowgirl basketball team is one of the most storied programs in the state. Their five state champions are the most in Class A, but it’s been awhile since the Cowgirls have enjoyed postseason success. The Cowgirls are on their way to rectifying that this year, starting with a 53-36 win over...