Monthly archive

March, 2014

  • On Friday, March 14, the Boys and Girls Club of Carbon County (BGCCC) held its Celebration of Youth (COY) awards for the year at the club in Red Lodge. Jody Ackerman, Executive Director of the BGCCC, seemed to echo the enthusiasm of the room when she graciously thanked the efforts of parents, teachers and other mentors that filled the rec room of...
  • About 20 community members, including Red Lodge Schools’ teachers, staff and parents met with the three potential Superintendent candidates, March 10. There to answer questions in an informal setting, Superintendent Elliott Crump of Roberts Schools, Superintendent/Principal Dennis Gerke from Centerville Schools and Robert Osborne,...
  • SKI-JORING RESULTS March 8-9 OVERALL FIRST PLACE STANDINGS FIRST PLACE STANDINGS Pee Wee Division Saturday Standings: Jack Lovely, Rider; Braden Tomlin, Skier Sunday Standings: Jace Anderson, Rider; Jack Lovely, Skier Combined Standings: Jack Lovely, Rider; Braden Tomlin, Skier Junior Division Saturday Standings: Maria Lovely, Rider...
  • The Red Lodge Lady Rams went into the divisional tournament matched up with the Townsend Lady Bulldogs. The Rams jumped out on the Bulldogs from the get go, pushing their lead to 31-15 going into halftime. The Bulldogs would make a few runs of their own in the second half, but led by Jill Purcell, who had 23 points, the Rams held onto a 57-46 lead...
  • The Joliet J-Hawks had a strong showing in the divisional tournament. Their first matchup was against Forsyth, who they went on to beat 50-40, matching them up with a tough Huntley Project team. The J-Hawks and Red Devils would battle back and forth all game long, with neither team giving an inch. Joliet jumped out to an early lead, and would keep...
  • RED LODGE, MT – Jerry Locket, 67, of Red Lodge, formerly of Fargo and Dickinson, North Dakota, died Monday, March 10, 2014 at his home. Cremation is planned. Memorial services are pending. Smith-Olcott Funeral Chapel is assisting with the arrangements.
  • RED LODGE – George W. Henson, 94, of Red Lodge, father of Joanne Blyton of Joliet, died Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at Cedar Wood Healthcare Community in Red Lodge. Services and burial were held on March 12 in Maryland. Smith-Olcott Funeral Chapel of Red Lodge was in charge of local arrangements.
  • The world is gonna have to make do without one more good hand. Dick headed out to see what’s beyond on Saturday, March 1st. Born on September 26, 1922 to Frank Lentz and Izetta LaFrance in Minot, North Dakota, Dick spent his early years raising cain and working summers on the family homestead just outside of Max Bass. He was raised by his...
  • Red Lodge-- Dale Tysver, born August 4, 1923, passed away on March 5th after a long illness. Dale was raised on a farm in Hazen ND, the son of Irie Oscar and Nettie Tysver. In 1950 Dale moved to his favorite ranch in Luther MT just east of Roscoe Hill. He continued the family business of raising and training Quarter Horses. His favorite past time...