Monthly archive

December, 2013

  •   Virginia Raye Decker “Ginger” Kiltie, 71, of Miles City died Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, in the Holy Rosary Extended Care in Miles City. Mrs. Kiltie was born in Ronan on Aug. 14, 1942, the daughter of Henry Christopher and Flora Belle Pierce Decker. She grew up and attended schools in Ronan through the eighth grade. She attended...
  •   CMSgt (ret) James Horace Kildare, 69, of Great Falls passed away with his wife and daughter by his side, on Monday, December 16, 2013 at Benefis Hospital due to stroke complications.  At his request no services are being planned. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Croxford Funeral Home. Jim was born in Miles City, Montana...
  •   By DON COGGER              Star Staff Writer Recess can be one of the most important tools for elementary-age students for emotional and intellectual development, as well as a means of exercise. That said, recess is a lot more fun when there’s playground equipment to play on, as the students of...
  •   Funeral services for Eunice Lodahl will be held at 10:00 AM Saturday, December 21. Rev. Tim Hutslar will officiate at the service at the Froid Community Center; private interment at Big Lake Cemetery will follow. Eunice died early Tuesday morning, December 17 at Roosevelt Medical Center in Culbertson; she was 81. Eunice Vivian Jacobsen was...
  •   The Miles Community College basketball teams ended the 2013 portion of their seasons with splits at the Northwest College Tournament in Powell, Wyo., last weekend. The Pioneers beat the Colorado Kings, an all-star team, 104-94 and then lost to Laramie County 89-84. The Lady Pioneers beat the Northwest All-Stars 85-59 and then lost to the...
  •   A discussion on whether students attending private schools such as Sacred Heart should be eligible to participate in the Miles City Unified School District’s athletic programs was continued at Tuesday’s monthly meeting of the Unified Board of Trustees. Originally addressed at November’s meeting, Policy 3510 as it currently...
  •   LAWLOR, Fern L. (98 Years Young) of Spokane, formerly of Miles City, Montana, went to be with her Lord on Dec. 11, 2013. She was born in North Dakota, the oldest daughter of Roy W. and Charlotte Denniston Griggs. Her family moved to Forsyth, Montana when she was a small child. She attended and graduated from schools there.   In 1935...
  •   Sarah Jesse, 88 of Broadus, died Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013, at the Powder River Manor in Broadus. Mrs. Jesse was born on Nov. 17, 1925, in Miles City, the daughter of Percy and Alfa Dunham Daily. She attended grade schools in Miles City, and graduated from Custer County High School in 1946.  After graduation, she went to a Christian Bible...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowboy wrestling team traveled west last night, wrestling against Billings Central and Laurel. There wasn’t a whole lot of wrestling going on during the duals. Of the 30 possible matches, only 11 were actually wrestled. The Cowboys lost to Billings Central 60-12 and lost 66-12 to Laurel. ...
  •   Chinese lanterns will be lighting up the sky at 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Spotted Eagle Recreation Area in memory of those who have died and in honor of those fighting diseases. Organizer Jamie Gulden said last year she and others launched 170 Chinese lanterns in memory of her brother, Christopher Gulden, and his friends, Lance Nass and Kiever...