Monthly archive

November, 2013

  •   A recent policy change that prohibits private and home-schooled students from participating in Miles City Public School District athletic programs is being challenged by Sacred Heart School. Reading from a letter addressed to the Unified Board of Trustees at Monday’s monthly meeting, Sacred Heart Principal Bart Freese outlined his...
  •   Irene Cecelia Herauf Quinlan, 77, of Miles City, died peacefully at her home with her family by her side on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, following a hard-fought battle with cancer. She was born March 31, 1936, in Dickinson, N.D., the youngest daughter of John J. and Cecelia Kuntz Herauf. She graduated from Dickinson High School and moved to...
  •   Skylar Raymond Swift, infant son of Darna Cornett and Levi Swift of Miles City, died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. Skylar is survived by his father: Levi Swift, and his mother: Darna Cornett, both of Miles City; two sisters: Destiny and Shiley Swift of Miles City; grandparents: Ruby (Bill) Burney of Texas...
  •   Funeral services for Sharon Coleen Brewer Martens, 71, of Forsyth were Monday morning, Nov. 18, 2013, in the Chapel of Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home of Forsyth. Burial followed in the Forsyth Cemetery. Mrs. Martens died peacefully in her sleep on Monday, Nov, 11, 2013. She was born to Francis and Adrienne Groombridge Brewer on Feb. 14,...
  •   Claud Frank Pickard, 77, loving husband and father, was born in Sumatra, Montana on November 1st, 1936. He entered Heaven’s gates to be with his Lord and Savior on November 14th, 2013. Funeral services for Claud, a resident of Casper, Wyoming, were held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, November 18th, 2013, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church,...
  •   Iwalana L. Gali, 85, of Tucson, AZ., formerly of Miles City, passed away in her home on November 3, 2013. Iwalana was born to Everette and Nora Wittenmyer on March 30, 1928, in Broadus, MT. She was raised and went to school in the Broadus (Sonnette) area. She married John L. Aye, Jr.on July 5, 1945, who died June 6, 1969, in a pickup...
  •   There’s not much you can do to prepare yourself for the All-Class volleyball tournament. The noise……the noise is like a living, breathing animal. Or a wall that keeps ramming you in the head. I’m guessing that most of you have at least been to a high school volleyball match. They’re loud. Every point is...
  •   The Wibaux Lady Longhorns earned a dominant sweep over Chinook in the first round of the Class C State Tournament in Bozeman yesterday, but suffered the same fate at the hands of Gardiner in the quarterfinals. Facing a fired up Chinook team, led by 6’1” senior Makhayla Farmer, the Lady Longhorns fell behind in a big way to start...
  •   By JOSH SAMUELSON       Star Sports Editor The Jordan Lady Mustangs pulled off the biggest upset of the Class C State Tournament, but couldn’t carry the magic into their quarterfinal match. In the first round, the Lady Mustangs faced undefeated Winnett-Grass Range, but were unfazed and won the match in five games. In...
  •   By JOSH SAMUELSON       Star Sports Editor The Forsyth Lady Dogies are into the undefeated semifinal of the Montana Class B State Tournament this afternoon. But it didn’t come easily. The Lady Dogies beat Deer Lodge in four games in the first round and then needed to come back and beat fellow Southern B foe Red Lodge in...