Monthly archive

October, 2015

  •   The Miles City Froshmore and Varsity football teams are to take on the Laurel Locomotives Friday in Laurel. Coming off the varsity victory in Hardin last Friday, Assistant Coach Kevin McAuliffe was very happy with the way his team played.  The Cowboys defense “stepped it up and made some big plays,” he said. “We were...
  •   The Washington Middle School 7th and 8th grade Broncos teams took on Sidney, in Sidney on Tuesday evening. The 7th graders came away with a 16-6 win and the 8th graders came out with a 24-0 shutout. The 7th-graders started out well with an interception by Jayden Venable on the first play of the game. WMS was able to move down the field...
  •   When Lynn Miller lifted the lid on her version of Chicken Cacciatore Wednesday evening, all the noses in the Range Riders’ newly remodeled kitchen kicked into high gear, taking in the delightful smell. All the students for the evening’s cooking class were grateful they had come hungry and were instantly ready for the sampling to...
  •   Malachi Taylor, a senior at Custer County District High School, just completed his official Eagle Scout rank application, and not a moment to soon. On Monday he delivered his service project, a mounting platform, to Cathy Stewart, owner of Pivotal Movements Equine Program located on Highway 59N. Candidates for Eagle Scout must complete...
  •   Seventy-four  youth took part in the NFL Punt, Pass & Kick Sectional competition hosted by the Miles City Kiwanis on October 5 at Connors Stadium.   The competition was for winners of the local competitions throughout Southern & Eastern Montana and Northern Wyoming that were held throughout the month of September.  ...
  •   On September 29th two 7th-grade volleyball teams played Forsyth at home.  The Yellow team played well but lost a tough match after winning the first game 25-20. The next two sets they fell 15-25 and 10-15. The girls on the Yellow team are Sally Michaelson, Kaylee Merical, Athena Gramm, Avery Hanson, Natalie Haycock, Kelsey Draper,...
  •   The Miles City Cross Country team took a road trip to Sturgis, N.D., last Wednesday for their Cross Country Invite. Only the high school runners competed. Coach Paul Yoakam was pleased with how the Cowgirls performed. “The girls’ team is really coming together,” he said. “Annie Woerner ran a great race, and I am...
  •   Alvin Lee Young, age 88, of Miles City died Thursday October 1, 2015 at the Holy Rosary Healthcare Facility.  Family will receive friends on Friday, October 9, 2015 from 4-6 p.m. at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Saturday, October 10, 2015 at 1 p.m. at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home in Miles City....
  •   Anne Elisabeth Shearer died September 24, 2015 in Wheeling, Illinois. She was the second child of Kenneth and Joan Wilson of Miles City, born on April 26, 1964. She was called Lisette as a child, and that name was shortened to Liz as she grew up.  Lisette was a headstrong, lively spirit who lived life on her own terms. As a child she...
  •   BN’s increased train speeds to 60 mph continue to concern people, and the City of Miles City is trying to find ways to address it. At the last Miles City Council meeting (Sept. 22), Sharon Kearnes gave the council an informal petition asking for the city and the Custer County Commissioners to hold a public meeting for input. The 74...