Monthly archive

December, 2015

  • The Miles Community College Pioneers are back in action this week. The men traveled to Coeur d’Alene, Idaho, where they took on Blue Mountain Community College Monday night. The Pioneers managed to win 96-94 in overtime. With that win, the Pioneers are 7-5 on their season. They were 47 percent from field-goal range, 56 percent from three-...
  • Stanley N. Smith MD, age 76, passed away at his home on December 12, 2015.   Stan was born in Reno, Nevada to Stanley J. and Catherine Smith on March 19, 1939. Stan graduated from Reno High School after which he pursed his medical training.  He graduated from the University Of Nevada in 1961 with a major in chemistry and a minor in...
  • Leo often said “Heaven is my home; I’m just here on a visit.” After a good long visit, the Lord called him home on December 28, 2015. Leo was born on July 31st, 1926 to Elmer and Florence (Fitzsimmons) Thomason in Lisbon, North Dakota. He was the 4th child born into a family of 10 children. He attended school in Lisbon, including...
  • Jerry Pelzl, who was a 1952 graduate of Custer County High School, died of congestive heart failure at home in San Juan Capistrano, California, on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015.  He is survived by his former wife, Polly (aka Florence), two daughters, a son, six grandchildren and one great-grandson, who all live in the southern California area....
  • Robert Lee “Bobby” Johnson, 69, of Terry died in his home surrounded by his family on Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015. Mr. Johnson was born in Glendive on Nov. 5, 1946, to George and Betty (Ward) Johnson. On Aug. 27, 1965, he married Anna Marie Lawellin, and they just celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary this year.  He is survived by...
  • The 2016 Montana East-West Shrine Game rosters have been released for the 70th annual Shrine game. The game will be played July 16, 2016 in Butte. QB Matthew Blunt and OT Jaden Senger, seniors at CCDHS, have been chosen for the East team. Lane Giovanetti and  Wyatt Lesh were chosen as alternatives. The Montana Shrine Game is the premier all-...
  • Custer County Attorney Wyatt Glade said Tuesday that no decision has been made on whether to seek the death penalty in the homicide case against Scott Price. Price is charged in the murder of Ed Martin and the attack on Helen Martin on Dec. 14 at their Miles City home. Thirty-seven-year-old Price faces charges of deliberate homicide, aggravated...
  • Scott Austin Price, a suspect in both the homicide of Ed Martin in Miles City on Dec. 14 and Lonette Keener in Missoula on Dec. 21, has a criminal history in Montana spanning nearly two decades.  Except for a stretch from 2000 until 2010, he has been either in jail or prison or on probation in Montana.  He has absconded or escaped from...
  • A Parastas service for Steve Haverluk, 89, of Dickinson, formerly of Miles City, MT, will be at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at St. Demetrius Catholic Church in Fairfield with Father Taras Miles celebrating. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Visitation for Steve will be 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., Monday, December 28th at...
  • James Leo “Jim” Johnson, Miles City, MT, died on December 24, 2015, in Bismarck, ND, at the age of 68. A memorial service will be held on Thursday at 11:30 AM at Parkway Funeral Service, 2330 Tyler Parkway, Bismarck. Burial will be held at 2:00 PM at the ND Veterans Cemetery. Jim was born on October 2, 1947, to John and Dolores Johnson...