Changes are coming to the 2014 Eastern Montana Fair, but the important things, like animals and fair food and fun, will be unchanged. To work around scheduling difficulties and retain the Mighty Thomas Carnival, the Fair will run from Wednesday, August 20 until Saturday, August 23 instead of the usual Thursday through Sunday schedule.
A pilot program last year at Garfield Elementary is now being implemented districtwide, as all-day kindergarten will now be a reality at the three schools in the district with a kindergarten program.
The program, which extends instruction from half a day to a full day for kindergarten students who decide to participate, was approved...
Rocker Rick Springfield was preparing to do a sound check ahead of his concert Saturday night at the Fallon County Fairgrounds when a sudden violent storm blew through.
A video Springfield posted on his Facebook page shows a tent being torn from the ground and very high winds blowing dust and debris all over the fairgrounds.
Reading advertisements in the 1914 Miles City Daily Star is a little different than today, although some products, like Budweiser beer, and some companies, like Regan’s Plumbing, are still around. For one thing, many of the advertisements emphasized sanitation.
An advertisement for Claude R. Cole, a local plumber, featured a sink with a...
Chris Smith, daughter of Ardie and Leonard Smith of Miles City became the bride of Tanner Schweigert Saturday, July 26 in Billings. The bridegroom is the son of DeeDee and Tom Kane of Billings and Jim and Diane Schweigert of Billings. The newlyweds are making their home in Billings.
Miles City Mavericks Coach Jeff Brabant is holding one-hour fall fundamentals/instructional mini baseball camps at Denton Field for various ages as interest and time allow. There is no fee to participate.
The camps started on Monday and were initially scheduled for every day this week.
The first week's schedule was:
In January this year Cord Murray received a letter stating that he had been invited to represent Montana Track and Field on the North Central Conference Team at the Down Under International Sports Games in July. As you can imagine, he was very excited and honored to be selected.
Cord and his family attended an online...
Coco Montoya will be performing live in concert on Friday evening, Aug. 15, in Miles City.
The show starts at 8 p.m. in the Range Riders Museum’s Pioneer Memorial Hall with special guest Eli Sanders. Tickets for the concert are available at Main Street Grind, Great...
Hazel Rose Wetherelt “Buddy Poppy Lady,” 82, of Broadus, died on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014, at the Rosebud Health Care Center Nursing Home from cancer.
Hazel Rose Olson was born in Graham on Sept. 28, 1931. She graduated from Powder River County High School in Broadus.
She was married to Glenn Wesley Wetherelt on June...
This Friday walkers (and a few runners) will lace up their shoes and take to the track on the Miles Community College campus for the 19th Annual Relay For Life in Miles City.
The event raises funds to fight cancer through research and education. This year’s Relay For Life theme is “Pack The Track With Purple.”