Monthly archive

May, 2013

  •     By Merv Coleman Special to the News Sally Martin part time resident of Red Lodge and co-founder /full time promoter of the Red Lodge Fun Run for Charities passed away last week, April 23 from a long battle with cancer. Sally and her husband, Don, operated, Lone Pine Lodging guest houses in Red Lodge. Their other residence was in...
  •   • RL School Trustee: Steve Haman (w) 362; Sandra J. Kelly (w) 346; Jack Ballard 148; Gary Russell 61 • RL High School Technology Fund: 435 for; 266 against • RL Elementary School Technology Fund: 374 for; 208 against • Luther/Roscoe Technology Fund: 39 for; 33 against
  •     After months of preparing posters and creating catchy and positive lifestyle slogans, Bridger’s chapter of JMG (Jobs of Montana Graduates), presented their projects at the annual State Conference in Missoula. On April 30- May 1, 17 schools from across the state convened at the Hilton Garden Inn to compete in various events...
  •   The U14 Joliet Lady Hawks had their last tournament Saturday May 4th at the Sports Plex in Billings.  One of their players went down with a sprained ankle in the second match, so they scrambled to pull it together in the morning matches.  “These girls did not give up.  They fought hard the rest of the afternoon and...
  •     The FCCLA team from Bridger who won first place at the State Conference for their anti-drunk driving project, “It’s Your Choice-Don’t Drink and Drive,” continues in its efforts to raise money to attend the National Leadership Conference in Nashville, Tenn. The three High School Juniors, Shaniah Schwend, Emily...
  •   Aron G. Strange, a friend to a stranger... “Strange” to his friends. He was born in Wichita, Kan. on February 2, 1947. Aron graduated from Wichita Heights H.S., class of 1965. He was preceded in death by his parent's Ronald W. & Virginia L. (Ramsey) Strange. He was the eldest of three boys. Aron moved to Montana in 1978...
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  •   WOOSTER – William C. “Bill” Pim, 83, passed on April 25, 2013, at home after an 8 month battle with cancer. Bill was born July 6, 1929, in Bellaire, Ohio, to Lorena and Bernard Pim. He was their only child. He graduated from Shadyside High School in 1947, received a B.S. in Education from West Liberty State College,...

April, 2013

  • Two representatives from Lewistown, Kevin Myhre, the city’s manager, and Dorothy Gremaux, Lewistown dispatch supervisor, spoke in glowing terms about their move towards centralizing their dispatch center when they met with Carbon County Commissioners and various police and emergency personnel last week. The meeting took place at the Laurel Fire...
  • Linda Harris received the 2013 of the Dr. Ben Karas Service Award at the Beartooth Billings Clinic’s Annual Report to the Community at the Pollard Hotel Pub on Tuesday. Presenting the award were Steve Muth, President of the Memorial Hospital Association, and Kelley Evans, CEO of Beartooth Billings Clinic. Harris received a photograph of the...