Monthly archive

October, 2013

  • To the Editor, I was one of those oblivious loons attending the snake oil rally and getting fed propaganda and a meal and was also greatly offended by the “ironically funny” letter on ‘Fracking Misinformation.’ I didn’t see blinders on any in the attending group, just intelligent people wanting to be better informed,...
  •  While Congress contemplates, Montana farmers and ranchers are hard at work. The sugar beet harvest is ongoing in Carbon County. Corn is being harvested. Grains are in. Montana Department of Agriculture (DOA) spokesman Ron Zellar reported, “We have two state employees assisting in the federal National Agriculture Statistical Survey....
  • Arthur E. French III passed away suddenly on Sept. 30, 2013, in Red Lodge. He was 49 years old, born on July 19, 1964, in Bryn Mawr, Penn. He was called Beau by his family and Boz by his friends in Montana and New Jersey, where he spent most of his life. He is survived by his mother, Sandra Rhodes of Palm Coast, Fla., his three sisters, Wendy...
  • Roberts Rockets defeated Billings Christian 25-19, 25-19, 26-24. Kylee Everett got 4 of the 10 aces, Kelsey Pratt 12 of the 44 digs, Brittany Prinkki 6 of the 20 kills, Savvy Weimer 1 of 3 blocks and Donni Lynn Nardinger 100 percent for assists, 17 from 17.
  • The J-Hawks rolled over Shepherd, Thursday, 25-16, 25-18, 25-21. Drue Kissler lead in aces with 5 from 11, Kaylee Rowlinson secured 17 of 63 digs, Madison Unger got 12 of the 38 kills with BreAnna Kramer getting 11. Kramer also had 4 of the 9 blocks. Olson nearly got a perfect score again in assists being one shy of the total 32. On Tuesday Joliet...
  • A 31-year-old Belfry man has pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide and negligent vehicular assault for a drunken driving crash south of Fromberg and killed his passenger and seriously injured a 15-year-old girl. Under the plea agreement, Carbon County Attorney Alex Nixon said he would recommend 20 years in prison and restitution when Shawn Edward...
  •   Attributing Belfry’s academic success to a new curriculum approach and tremendous support from teaching staff, school board and community members, Superintendant/Principle Jason Olson is proud of his school. As the only school to have all classes, K-12 in Carbon County demonstrate AYP (Adequate Yearly Progress), a federally mandated...
  • Red Lodge Invite, Oct. 2. Kenyon Hatten finished 9th overall and Nathan Kirtley finished 3rd. Varsity girls: Kenyon Hatten 21:15; Katie Koenigshof 21:22. Varsity boys: Nathan Kirtley 16:49; Nick May 20:03; Wyatt Luloff 20:47; Stockton Smith 20:51; Tanner White 21:20; Shane Milton 21:24. Billings Invite, Oct. 6, Varsity girls: Katie Koenigshof 20...
  • On Friday, the Bridger Scouts football team hosted Northern Cheyenne. Fresh off a close win over the Fromberg Falcons, the Scouts were looking to improve their record. With an offense that built around speed, the Scouts relied on their speedy back, Wyatt Schroeder to get the team started. While the team got off to a slow start only out scoring...