Monthly archive

March, 2015

  •   The moon blinked for a moment on March 18th, 2015 to mark the passing of long time Miles City resident Alene Gilmore Hoye.  She grew up in the midst of a larger than life family of pioneers, scouts, ranchers and entrepreneurs (her father built the 600 Bar in Miles City, and Tom Gilmores Place in Broadus), Alene saw the world through a...
  •   Howard Arthur Henderson, 91, of Miles City died Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at home surrounded by his wife and family. Mr. Henderson was born to Agnes and Andrew Henderson on June 4, 1923, in Edgemont, South Dakota. He was a cattle rancher most of his life. He was raised on his parents’ ranch in Provo, South Dakota, for 68 years and then...
  •   The Social Security Administration has added a Video Service Delivery program which will be hosted by the Miles City Job Service at 12 N. 10th Street. The video chat service will be available on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. starting on Wednesday, March 25. The system allows users to talk to a Social Security employee through a...
  •   (Miles City, MT)- After leading the Pioneers to a 19-12 overall record and 9-6 in Region IX, a trio of Lady Pioneer Sophomores were honored on Thursday as members of the 2014-2015 Region IX D1 All-Region Basketball Team. Petra Lumpert and Jaycin Tini were named to the All-Region IX team, while Shelby Weeks was named to the All-Region...
  •       Public input will be gathered on future downtown development at a meeting in two weeks, with a special interest on downtown merchants’ and business people’s input, who are encouraged to attend.  The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1 at the Main Street Grind and is open to all the public....
  •   The Miles Community College Library, as part of its speakers series, will host the Humanities Montana Speakers Bureau program “Montana UFOs and Extraterrestials” with author Joan Bird on Thursday, March 19. The program will begin at 6:30 p.m. in the MCC Library. This presentation is free and open to the public. Partial funding...
  • A son was born to Tiffany and Travis Tombre of Savage on Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  • As fundraising for Miles Community College’s proposed Ag Advancement Center enters another phase, the college is also eyeing another project that would benefit the CDL/Heavy Equipment programs. “We’re at the tail-end of Phase 1 fundraising for the Ag Advancement Center,” said MCC President Stacy Klippenstein. “Phase 2...
  •   Garfield Elementary School students won the statewide Recycle Bowl, collecting 3.29 pounds of recyclables per person. Bonnie Boggs, fifth-grade teacher at Garfield, was in charge of the project.   Her students collected recyclables from each classroom each week. Those materials were then weighed to determine the total poundage. This...
  •   Forest David “Dave” Worman, 86, of Biddle died Tursday, March 12, 2015, at the Powder River Manor in Broadus surrounded by family. Mr. Worman was born Oct. 9, 1928, in Gillette, Wyoming. He was the oldest of six children of Noel and Wilda Study Worman. His brothers were Ned, Lee, Truman, Brooks, and his sister was Dorothy Mae....