Monthly archive

November, 2015

  •   The Washington Middle School Bronco wrestlers competed in Forsyth Saturday. The wrestlers took home the first place team trophy.  Taking fourth place Saturday were Tommy Baker, Jayden Venagle, Anthony Forde and Archie Swift. Third place was awarded to Garren Todoroff, Ryan Gardner and Dalton Tvedt. Second place went to Clay Helm, Tyler...
  •   “We are proud of you!”  The chant rang out through Connor’s Stadium Saturday afternoon at the close of the state semi-final game against Whitefish 31-14, where the Custer County District High School Cowboys suffered a heart-breaking loss. The Cowboys have had a season of epic proportions. The Cowboys followed the...
  •   Ruth Lillian Slater (Buechler), age 86 of Whitefish, MT, passed away peacefully on the morning of November 3, 2015 at The Springs at Whitefish in Whitefish, MT. Ruth was being visited and comforted by family members. Ruth was born December 6, 1928 in Mildred Montana. She was the ninth and youngest child of Matilda and Fred J. Buechler....
  •   Dianne Mary Undem O’Neill, age 75, loving, devoted, faithful wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend went to be with our Lord Jesus Christ on Thursday, November 12, 2015, surrounded by family after a courageous battle with cancer. Dianne was born April 25, 1940, in Terry, Montana, the daughter of Nels and Julia Smalis Undem. The...
  • Miles Community College’s Careers and University department hosted Cupcakes and Careers nights as a way of trying out and introducing a new Personal Employee Plan (PEP) to the students by tempting them with sweet treats. On Tuesday, the treat was cookies with a mini candy bar sealed between them.  The new P.E.P. is a three-stage system...
  •   The front page of the Miles City Star in 1915 always featured updates on the latest war in Europe. The United States was still hoping they wouldn’t have to get involved, so they attempted to be somewhat even handed in the reporting. Once the USA was involved against the Germans and Austrians, virulent anti-German sentiment would...
  •   Washington Middle School is fielding quite the wrestling team this winter. Their first meet was Tuesday in Hardin, and they did a mixer at CCDHS for the local athletes Thursday night. Their next set of matches is at the Forsyth Invite Saturday November 14 at 10 a.m.   6th Graders Dalton Tvedt Thomas Vermeire Orrin Russell Clay Helm...
  •   The Custer County Cowboys will continue their playoff action Saturday at 1 p.m. at Connors Stadium. The Cowboys will be taking on the Whitefish Bulldogs in the semi-final round. The Cowboys played Whitefish last year in the quarters and the Bulldogs ended with the win. This is the third time the Bulldogs have made the trip to Miles City,...
  •   The high school lunch program introduced this fall will continue, the Miles City Unified Board of Trustees decided Tuesday, and they will revisit it yearly instead of quarterly.  According to Custer County District High School Principal Beez Lucero, the program is going well and has been well received by the students.  They have...