Monthly archive

September, 2015

  •   Jerry Rosencranz, 77, of Boyes died suddenly on Monday, Sept. 14, 2015, near Broadus. He was born on April 10, 1938, in Deadwood, South Dakota, to Frank and Susie Farnsworth Rosencranz. He worked on the family ranch and attended grade school through the eighth grade at Piniele.  Following school he ranched with his brother Ernest on...
  •   “I am on a roller coaster that only goes up, my friend,” was the motto from her granddaughter’s tee shirt that Teena Friesz adopted and believed in wholeheartedly and unwaiveringly. Teena Jo Clifford Friesz, 59, was born on June 16, 1956, in Fort Benning, Georgia, to Jack and Shirley Clifford. She rode an up, down a curvy...
  •   Tentative Schedule of Bands for 18th Annual “Music on Wings”  Miles City Bluegrass Music Festival Friday, Sept. 18   7 p.m. Open Stage   Saturday, Sept. 19   9 a.m. Workshop — The Woodpicks 10 a.m. Song Dog Serenade 11 a.m. Cotton Wood Noon The Woodpicks   1 p.m. High Plains Tradition   2 p.m...
  •   Miles Community College has something to celebrate: enrollment is up. The final numbers won’t be in until October 15, but currently the school is sitting at a total of 346.40 for enrollment, with the majority of the students from Montana. This time last year the enrollment total was at 338.3.  Every year since 1998, enrollment...
  •   Washington Middle School’s girls’ volleyball is in full swing.   WMS three eighth-grade teams this year - White, Gold and Blue. All 3 teams traveled to Glendive to play their first game on Thursday, Sept. 10.   The White Team got their first win of the season by beating Glendive in 3 sets:   11-15, 16-14...
  •   From Kiwanis Young pro football fans will have the opportunity to exhibit their football skills when the Miles City Kiwanis Club will host the local NFL Punt, Pass & Kick competition on September 20. The competition is free and open to boys and girls ages 6-15. Sign-up begins at noon at Connors Stadium, here in Miles City. Kickoff is...
  •   With the Sacred Heart School gym filled with mourners Wednesday morning, the current Cowboy football players form a line of honor as coach and teacher Dan Stanton’s casket is brought in so his funeral can begin. With many past team members wearing their old uniform tops and cheerleaders wearing Stanton Strong shirts, the feeling of...
  • Bradley and Tabatha Hallman of Rosebud have announced the engagement of their daughter, Mary Jeannette Hallman of Rosebud, to Thorn Lawrence Morrison, also of Rosebud.  Morrison is the son of Larry and Emma Morrison of Miles City.  The couple will exchange vows on Jan. 17, 2016, in the First Baptist Church in Miles City.
  •   Terry Annalora, the former beloved Custer County District High School Chorale director and now college instructor, is forming a community choir with the help of Miles Community College. “There is so much talent in Miles City. So many good voices,” said Annalora. “We’re going to give it a shot, see if there is an...
  •   Kent Black Henderson Jr., 93, of Miles City died on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015, at the Holy Rosary Extended Care Facility in Miles City. Mr. Henderson was born on Sept. 9, 1922, in Montgomery County, Virginia, the son of Kent B. and Lala Dickerson Henderson. He grew up and attended schools in Virginia, graduating from Blacksburg High School in...