Monthly archive

October, 2015

  •   The CCDHS Cowboys took on the Glendive Red Devils for the final game of the regular season on Friday night. The Cowboys finished the season with a win of 52-35 over the Red Devils on the chilly night. With the away team stands filled with Cowboys fans, the team took the field Friday night to a raucous crowd excited to see another Cowboy win...
  •   Saturday afternoon and evening the CCDHS girls volleyball team took on the Hardin Lady Bulldogs in Hardin. The Cowgirls lost the set in 3 games. Game 1 was 25-17, Game 2 25-15 and Game 3 25-17.  Head Coach Marci Mollman said, “Hardin is a tough team. They have a big block, which shut down our hitters, and we weren’t able to...
  •   Halloween will be on a Saturday this year, so kids out practicing that ancient habit of trick or treating will be able to stay out late to collect candy. Except, of course, trick or treating is a very modern invention. For example, the first recorded reference to the term “trick or treat” doesn’t appear until 1927. That...
  •   Loretta Mae Mangen passed away peacefully in the early morning hours on Thursday October 22, 2015 at St. John’s Mooreberg Cottage in Billings. She was 84. Loretta was born June 22, 1931 in Lincoln, Nebraska, to Jacob C. and Erma (Shepherd) Jensen. She and her parents later moved to Miles City where her sister Bernice lived with her...
  •   Bridge Street will reopen after construction of the Custer County Detention Center is completed, despite requests from the Custer County Commissioners and members of the Senior Citizens Drop-In Center to permanently close it. Safety for the senior citizens and parking spaces for the courthouse were cited as reasons for wanting it to remain...
  •   The fifth- and sixth-grade girls’ basketball teams competed Tuesday and Thursday at the Washington Middle School gymnasium. The first game Tuesday night was the Jade Dragons vs. the Orange Crush, and the Crush came out on top with the 18-5 victory. The Dragons’ Reagan LaPlante came away with two points during the first half,...
  •   Dennis L. Stanton, 69, of Miles City died Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. He was born Feb. 7, 1946 in Portland, Oregon. Visitation will be Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, from 1 to 5 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home. A graveside service will be Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, at 10 a.m. in the Eastern Montana State...
  •   Barn Players, Inc. of Miles City will bring the Pulitzer prize-winning play “Harvey” to the stage Friday, Oct. 23, and Saturday, Oct. 24, in the Custer County District High School auditorium.  There will be three opportunities to catch the hilarity: Friday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 2 and 7 p.m. “Harvey” is...
  • The undefeated Custer County District High School Cowboys will take on the Glendive Red Devils on the road Friday night for the final game in regular-season play. The rivalry between Glendive and Miles City has been going on for a century or more, since the two schools began playing football. Since 1972 the Cowboys are 38-7 against Glendive, and...
  •   The Hoofin it for Hunger race took place Sunday, October 11.  The race benefits the Montana Food Bank Network, with all proceeds going directly to the Food Bank. There were four different race options for the different levels of racers: 5K, 10K, Half Marathon Trail Run and a 1-mile fun run/walk. The race was hosted by Montana Farm...