Monthly archive

February, 2014

  •   Miles City fifth- and sixth-grade boys postpone games The Miles City fifth- and sixth-grade boys basketball league has postponed their games scheduled for tomorrow night, allowing any fans that want to go to Billings to watch the Custer County District High School Cowgirl and Cowboy basketball teams at the Eastern A Divisional. Games that...
  •   The Miles Community College basketball teams wrapped up their regular season on Saturday evening, hosting their arch-rivals from Dawson Community College. The MCC men snapped a season-high five game losing streak with an 87-81 win over the Bucs to end the regular season with a 14-16 overall record and 7-9 in the North Sub-Region. They will...
  •   The Miles Community College basketball teams wrapped up their regular season on Saturday evening, hosting their arch-rivals from Dawson Community College. The MCC men snapped a season-high five game losing streak with an 87-81 win over the Bucs to end the regular season with a 14-16 overall record and 7-9 in the North Sub-Region. They will...
  •   The Custer County District High School basketball teams ended their regular seasons over the weekend, making the short trip to Glendive to play the Red Devils. The Cowgirls and Cowboys will be at the Eastern A Divisional Tournaments in Billings this weekend. On Friday night, the Cowgirls beat Glendive 48-40 in a game that meant nothing to...
  •   The 23rd annual Custer County Educational Foundation’s Dollars for Scholarships Phone-a-thon will be Monday and Tuesday, March 3 and 4, in Miles City. Between 6:30 and 8:30 each evening, juniors and seniors at Custer County District High School will call on local residents for their support in funding the mission of CCEF to help the...
  •   Muriel Patterson, 96, of Rosebud died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at the Rosebud County Health  Center in Forsyth. Mrs. Patterson was born Nov. 12, 1917, in Conrad to Albert and Annie Blatchford Jury. She was raised and attended schools in Conrad, graduating from Conrad High School in 1935.  She worked for Conrad Real Estate until...
  •   Curtis Jay McDonald Kountz, 53, died Sunday, Feb. 23, 2014, at the Holy Rosary Hospital in Miles City. Mr. Kountz was born on Jan. 7, 1961, in Jordan, the son of Gerald and Carolyn Curtis Kountz. He came home from the hospital to meet his big brother, Dickie Lee. Mr. Kountz attended kindergarten in Sidney. On the first day of school he...
  • A daughter was born to Heather and Tracy Havens of Baker on Thursday, February 20, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  •   An eastbound BNSF train derailed Monday evening about two miles east of Terry, with most of the 29 derailed cars spilling their loads of coal. The accident scene included twisted railcars, piles of scattered coal and a line of flashing lights coming from BNSF railway vehicles as crews worked to clean up the debris Tuesday morning. According...
  •   Two Miles City men are in custody following gunfire, the attempted theft of a police car, and a high-speed chase through Laurel, Monday afternoon. Law enforcement officers apprehended Austin Allery, 18, and Hayden Lowry, 19, suspects in the alleged theft of a stolen Miles City vehicle followed by a chase on Saturday night in Laurel, as well...