Monthly archive

November, 2013

  •   As of Oct. 31, the Miles City Police Department responded to 10,200 calls for service, which is an all-time high, according to Miles City Police Chief Doug Colombik. For the most part, the numbers are a result of an increase in thefts, criminal mischief calls, domestic disturbances, assaults and accidents, he said. In comparison to the 10-...
  •   Clarence Ray Root, 86, of Miles City died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. Mr. Root was born on Sept. 28, 1927, in Miles City, the son of Walter R. and Maude Ator Root. He grew up and attended grade school in Miles City before moving to Vancouver, Wash., for a short time. Mr. Root returned to Miles City...
  •   Six Custer County District High School Cowgirl volleyball players were named to the Eastern A All-Conference teams. Senior Shaylee Singleton was named All-State and first-team All-Conference for her efforts this season. She led the Cowgirls in attacks with 853, kills with 281, digs with 569 and aces with 82. Junior libero Stevie Murphy was...
  • The Miles Community College basketball teams were in Bismarck, N.D., last weekend where each team played United Tribes and Bismarck State College. The Lady Pioneers swept the weekend to improve to 5-1 on the season. The MCC men earned a split and are now 3-3 on the season. MCC will be at home for three straight nights this weekend. On Thursday...
  •   A son was born to Marie Rivard and Kevin Layton of Miles City on Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, in the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Ashley and Randy Horan of Miles City on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Lindsay and Ben Bryan of Miles City on Monday, Nov. 11, 2013...
  •   Sixty-two students at Garfield Elementary School were listed on the first quarter honor roll for the 2013-2014 school year. Of those student, two fifth graders, Carson Hunter and Carmella Prata, had 4.0 (straight A) grade point averages for the quarter.  Other students named to the honor roll with 3.0 GPAs or higher for the quarter...
  •   On Thursday, Nov. 21, Holy Rosary Healthcare will offer a public forum, “Understanding Obamacare and How it Impacts You” to provide education and assistance in navigating the Montana Health Insurance Exchange options. The forum will take place in HRH conference rooms 1, 2 and 3, from noon to 1:30 p.m. Having facilitated various...
  •   Local sports calendar for Custer County District High School (CCDHS), Washington Middle School (WMS), Miles Community College (MCC) and other Miles City sports. Calendar dates are from Monday through Sunday, unless otherwise noted.   Tuesday- WMS Girls Basketball (7th/8th) at Baker, 4 p.m. Thursday- MCC Women’s Basketball vs....
  •   The Forsyth Lady Dogies and Jordan Lady Mustangs made school history this past weekend at the Montana All-Class Volleyball Tournaments in Bozeman. The Lady Dogies reached the Class B state championship game, falling to Huntley Project in four games. The second-place finish is the highest for the Lady Dogies at the state tournament. This was...
  •   The 2013 holiday edition of the Holy Rosary Healthcare Foundation’s online charity auction features more than 30 unique items with 100 percent of the auction proceeds staying local and impacting senior health care services in eastern Montana.   Bidding began today and concludes Sunday, Nov. 24, at 7 p.m. A secure online...