Monthly archive

October, 2015

  •   The Miles City Cowgirls volleyball teams competed in the Lewistown Quad Saturday. The two teams Miles City took on at each level were Park County and Fergus County. With each level of Cowgirls competing, there were six different sets of games happening. The varsity girls took on Park County, who managed to come away with the win in 5 games...
  •   The Custer County District High School Booster Club will host a tailgating barbecue party on Friday between the Cowboy frosh football game and the varsity game against Billings Central.  The frosh game starts at 3:30 p.m. at Connors Stadium. Organizers anticipate being ready to serve hamburgers by 5 p.m.  The varsity kicks off at...
  •   The 8th-grade Girls White team played Baker on Monday, October 12. This was the White team’s last game of the season, and they played hard every set. They lost the first and second sets 25-11, 25-18, which gave Baker the win, but the Broncettes won the last set 15-10.   This was the White team’s only loss all...
  •   Stay-at-home mom Rachel Sloan was sworn in as the newest Miles City Council member Tuesday night at the council meeting. Sloan is filling the Ward II seat left vacant by Sheena Martin. Gary Matthews also submitted a letter of interest for the position but withdrew his name Tuesday afternoon.  Sloan was born and raised in Bowman, North...
  •   Eva Anna Parks, age 98, of Miles City passed away on Monday, October 12, 2015 at her home in Miles City. Eva was born January 23, 1917 on the family farm north of Scranton, ND, to Andrew and Carrie (Starren) Nordby.  On March 14, 1938 she married Raymond Kirchheck in Scranton. In 1944 they moved to Miles City. After the death of her...
  •   Monday evening the Junior Varsity Cowboys took on the Laurel Locomotives JV at Connors Stadium. Laurel came away with the 42-22 win. With starting quarterback Arie Leischner out of the rotation for Miles City, Wyatt Forbes took the reins for Monday night’s game. The game started out pretty evenly. Miles City’s first drive ended...
  •   The Miles City Cross Country Invitational was Saturday afternoon at the Town & Country Club. Runners from all over the state came to compete on an overly warm October day. Paul Yoakam was happy with how his team competed at home.  “Morgan Volser ran the best race of her career, coming in 4th overall,” he said. “...
  •   Russell Kreider, 92, of Jordan died Friday, Oct. 9, 2015, at the Garfield County Nursing Home in Jordan. Family will receive friends on Friday, Oct. 16, 2015, at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Jordan from 11 a.m. to 12:20 p.m., followed by a service at 12:30 p.m. Interment will follow at 3 p.m. in the Eastern Montana State Veterans...
  •   Maria M. Cruz-White, age 80 of Miles City, passed away on September 27, 2015 at the Eastern Montana Veterans Hospital in Glendive.  Maria was born on July 11, 1935 in New York City, NY. She was the daughter of Hilario and Luz Maria Gonzales. She grew up in New York City and graduated High School from PS 99. She attended Mount Sinai...
  •   At the September meeting of the Miles City Community College Board, spirits were high with a lot of good news on the agenda. Things are moving forward with the purchase of the armory as the Coal Board approved a grant for $50,000 toward the purchase. The armory would be used for the heavy equipment and CDL programs. Currently MCC is in a...