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Food bank receives donation

From March 6 to April 6, Dawg House Pub owners Chris and Grace Jardee organized a food drive to benefit Carter County Food Bank. For each item donated, donors were eligible to enter to win a $250...

 
 By multiple authors    Local    April 20, 2018 

PART III-C

by Sherry Farwell, Ned Summers & Marguerite Goeders Rozelle ENTERTAINMENT...

 

Tee-ball starting soon

Baseball season has finally arrived, and pending weather conditions the local tee-ball program will begin on Monday, May 7 this year. The age group for tee-ball will be 4-8. Children must turn 4 by May 1, 2018 in order to participate. Forms will be...

 

New transfer site hours

Summer hours for the garbage transfer site took effect on Tuesday. It is now open to residents from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Saturdays and 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesdays. Those who use the site are asked to break down boxes and bag all...

 

Hazel Padden/Sara Kerr/Minneclair Hoff Memorial Scholarship

The Hazel Padden/Sara Kerr/Minneclair Hoff Memorial Scholarship is available for students who are continuing their education. It will be awarded to one Fallon County recipient and one Carter County recipient. The scholarship application can be found...

 

Engagement announced

Barnet & Shelley Dean of Willard, Montana, and Lori (Zacher) Lessman of Lewistown, Montana are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica (Dean) Dinardi, to Albert "Rich"...

 

Hair and Beauty

People wandering Main Street in Ekalaka may have recently noticed that a new storefront has opened. Back Road Salon & Boutique and Hair By Becky is located between Outlaw Leathers and Ekalaka...

 

Check out the new Carter Charter!

Grant money from the Montana Department of Transportation (MDT) and a twenty percent county match recently allowed Carter County to purchase a new Carter Charter. Harold Burch, left, drove to...

 

Local FFA chapter travels to state convention

The FFA season is winding down for the year as the 88th Annual State FFA Convention was held in Billings from April 4 through April 7. Eleven CCHS FFA members attended, competing in five different...

 

Third Quarter Honor Roll

A HONOR ROLL (3.5 GPA or higher) Claire Callahan Caleb Fix Seth Kennedy Kari Kittelmann Whitney Kittelmann Wyatt Kittelmann Hannah LaBree Heather LaBree Heidi LaBree Tylee Loehding Mick O’Connor Tyra O’Connor Jaden Pardee Jared Pardee Rose...

 

Hanging it up

Two longtime Dahl Memorial employees said goodbye recently. Phil Cook had been the maintenance man at the hospital since 1997. Roberta Huether had been working as a patient accounts specialist since...

 
 By Lauren Manninen    Local    April 6, 2018

Spring grazing plans for the upcoming season

Spring weather is right around the corner which means now is the time to start thinking about grazing plans for the upcoming growing season. A grazing plan can help improve species composition and...

 

Blood drive numbers down again

The Ekalaka community blood drive held last week was slow. The goal for units produced has not been met the last few times a drive has been held in Ekalaka. In total, seventeen units of blood were produced by 15 donors who attended. There was one...

 

Congressional candidate here this weekend

Congressional candidate Kathleen Williams will be in Ekalaka on Sunday, April 8th from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Wagon Wheel Cafe. Residents are invited to join Williams for breakfast where she’ll discuss her vision for Montana and her policy...

 

Gianforte staff member here next week

Montana Congressman Greg Gianforte announced that a member of his staff will conduct mobile office hours in Carter County on Monday, April 9. Tayla Snapp from Gianforte’s staff will be at Carter County Courthouse, inside the court room, beginning...

 

Baby Meyer

Scott James Meyer was born to proud parents Andrew and Jess Meyer at 3:37 a.m. on February 10, 2018. Scott weighed in at 8 lbs. 11 oz. and was 20 1/2 inches long. Scott calls Newtown, PA home. Local...

 

See you in Vegas

Around forty people attended the Carter County Geological Society Founder's Day event held on March 15 at the Events Center. After a dinner, Ken and Theresa Howie provided updates on the progress of...

 

PART III-B

by Sherry Farwell, Ned Summers & Marguerite Goeders Rozelle...

 

Happy Easter

The CCHS FCCLA program held its annual Easter Egg Hunt on March 25 at the high school. Youngsters (and even some of the adults who attended) had a chance to get their picture taken with the Easter...

 

Health fair nears

Dahl Memorial Healthcare Association’s Annual Health Fair Blood Draw is scheduled for April 3rd, 4th, and 5th from 6:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at Carter County Events Center. The cost for the basic blood draw panel is $35, and if men want to have a PSA...

 

3 Ekalaka Elementary students win statewide drawing contest

In the February 23, 2018 issue of the Eagle, local winners of the Ag in Montana Schools drawing contest were announced. Of those, three were recently selected as statewide winners. McKinley Frye was...

 

A sign of spring?

Jennifer Waterland snapped this photograph will moving cattle last Saturday in unpleasant conditions. So far this month, Ekalaka has received .84" of precipitation and 10.3" of snow. Meanwhile, some...

 

A bigger sound

After local freemason Pat Strickland told Superintendent Daniel Schrock about potential grant money available from the Montana Masonic Foundation, it didn't take long for Mr. Andrew Del Raso, CCHS...

 

4-H Shooting Sports success

The Carter County 4-H Shooting Stars recently hosted a Postal Match in lieu of their fifth annual invitational shoot, which was canceled due to weather. There were 4-H youth from Carter, Custer,...

 

Filing for primary election closed

The filing deadline for party candidates to run for offices on the 2018 Primary Ballot has closed, effective March 12, 2018. Local candidates who have thrown their names in the hat for county positions include: Commissioner District #3 – Mike...

 

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