Monthly archive

March, 2016

  • Two CCDHS Cowgirls have been chosen for the Eastern A All-Conference teams for 2015-16. Ashlie Larson, a senior at CCDHS and the Cowgirls’ leading scorer for the season, was chosen for First Team, and is All-State. Jenna Swope, a CCDHS junior and strong defensive player for the Cowgirls, was chosen for Second Team.   First Team Abbie...
  • Middle School wrestling is wrapping up its AAU season. State was the weekend of March 5, with 22 wrestlers making the trip to Lewistown with Coach Wade Miller. As a team, they took third place. “These young men wrestled really hard and dedicated a lot of time, sweat, blood and even a few tears to achieve this very impressive feat,”...
  • The CCDHS Key Club hosted a Maul Ball boys’ volleyball game at the high school Friday to benefit the Children’s Miracle Network.  The Notorius D.I.G team was coached by Abbie and Ashlie Larson, and the team members were Jaden Senger, Ryan Haughian, Jason Branum, Wyatt Lesh, Casey Gergen, Caleb Petross, Mason Dinardi, Chris Austin...
  • Like any reasonable cattle rancher, the animals at Fort Keogh Livestock and Range Research Laboratory are bred to not start calving until spring. Although, as ranch manager Brad Eik said, “We could have started calving in January.” The warm, dry weather has made calving and lambing relatively easy throughout eastern Montana. ...
  • The fifth and sixth grade boys basketball season is wrapping up next week with a tournament to find the champion of the season. The games will be held Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, March 14-17. The Thundercats are sitting in first place after this weeks’ games. The Bobcats sit in second, with Gray Boom in third. The Gremlins are in fourth...
  • In Tuesday’s meeting of the Miles City Board of Trustees, two calendar options for the 2016-2017 school years were presented. Both calendars were guided by the parameters given in the February meeting which were to start after the fair and to be done by June. Also to allow for two days of cushion in case of emergencies.  Washington...
  • Brooke Comer and Michael Ryan, along with their parents, Rod Comer of Miles City, Tana Thomas of Gillette, Wyo., and Kip and Jane Ryan of Big Timber, have announced their engagement.  They are planning a wedding summer 2017.
  • The diabolical, vertically-challenged Lord Farquaad has kicked all of the fairy tale creatures out of the Kingdom of Duloc. “Lord Farquaad, he huffed and he puffed … and he signed an eviction notice.” Don’t miss out on a chance to see what happens to everyone, including a large ogre named Shrek, in this off-Broadway...
  • You may have seen a little white dog walking the halls of Holy Rosary Healthcare recently. Her name is Maggie and she’s U.S. Army veteran Sam Schultz’s service dog. Schultz is originally from Missoula but moved to Miles City from Kentucky with his wife and Maggie last June. “I’ve always been a Montana boy. I love being here...
  • Two former CCDHS basketball players are heading to their college basketball nationals next week. Tess Blaquiere who is currently playing for the Dickinson State Blue Hawks heads to the 2016 NAIA DII Women’s Basketball Championships starting on March 10. Blaguiere is a senior with DSU and is a forward on the Bluehawk team. In the 2016 season...