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Articles from the May 12, 2017 edition

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 By Cathy Frye    Local    May 12, 2017

CCHS music department has successful festival season

The Carter County High School music department, under the direction of Mr. Brad Wick, has wrapped up festival competitions with amazing results. Every entry performed at District 10 Music Festival in...

 

Prom dress worn by three generations

Lexie Selting, daughter of Dixie (LaBree) Selting and Jamie Selting, wore a 57 year old dress to Fairview's prom on April 22. Her grandmother, Anna (Heggen) LaBree, wore the same dress to her freshman...

 

Rural fire refresher

Carter County Rural Fire held their annual refresher course on Tuesday at the Events Center in Ekalaka. Afterwards, several of the trucks were lined up for a picture at the high school parking lot....

 

Library board trustee needed

Ekalaka Public Library will have a library board trustee position open at the end of June. The term is for five years and would begin July 1. The library board consists of five individuals who are residents of Ekalaka or rural Carter County. The...

 

Want to swim? Please register!

To help alleviate dealing with non-lifeguard related duties; lifeguards for Emswiler Pool will be provided a list of kids and adults who are town residents and have access to the pool without paying at the gate; and those non-Ekalaka residents who...

 

Baby LaFollette account set up at Summit National Bank

Scott and Leah LaFollette of Ekalaka had a baby boy, Quentin, on April 1st. He was born with a heart defect, has had one surgery, and requires two more. The family has had several medical and travel expenses due to this. An account has been set up...

 

Dogs and firearms

Ekalaka Town Council would like to remind dog owners—per town ordinance—that dogs in the town of Ekalaka must be restrained by an adequate fence, be on a leash, or under the direct control of the owner at all times. Dogs will not be permitted to...

 
 Events   

Community Wide Yard Sale, June 3

Sign up sheets for the June 3 Community Yard Sale in Ekalaka are available at Ekalaka Town Office, Mainstreet Market, and Community First Federal Credit Union. The sheets have a place to write your name, street address, items for sale, and if you... Full story

 

Tyler Markuson

Funeral services for Tyler L. Markuson, 55, of Ekalaka were held May 10, 2017, at the Carter County High School gymnasium in Ekalaka with Pastor Steve DeFord officiating. Burial will take place at a...

 

Montie Sipma

Funeral services for Montie Sipma, 99, of Baker, MT will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, May 11, 2017, American Lutheran Church, Baker, MT with Pastor Patricia Callaghan officiating. Burial will follow in the...

 

Rocky Heckman

GREAT FALLS-Rocky Joe Heckman, 58, went home to be with the Lord April 22, 2017 after a long hard fight with brain cancer. Rocky is survived by his wife, Lorell Heckman; three children, Amanda (Jake)...

 
 By Lois Lambert    Voices    May 12, 2017

Bright Ideas

I’ve been watching lots of advertisements for cars. Maybe those are more generously assigned to baseball games that I watch most evenings. Brands start with 2017 models of Toyota, Honda, Kia, Hyundai, Nissan, Volkswagen, Subaru, Audi, Lincoln, Cadi...

 
 By Daniel Schrock    Opinion    May 12, 2017

Letter to the editor

On behalf of current and future Carter County High School students, I want to thank the community members who came out to vote in support of our school and its students. The confidence and support that was placed in the Board of Trustees and the...

 
 By Dean Meyer    Voices    May 12, 2017

Hat Tips

Hello, Sometimes I worry about Shirley. Well, I’ve always worried about her. Do you remember about fifteen years ago when the bull nearly got her? She walked into a pen very nonchalantly, like the Queen she really is. And this bad bull took after...

 

District 4-C Track Meet this Thursday

CCHS Track and Field was in Miles City on Saturday competing at the John Polich Invitational. Following is a listing of each athlete’s results (time or distance, placing). Mick O’Connor 100 Meters, 14.99, 52 Shot Put, 27’ 10, 42 Discus, 70...

 

VP Pence, Donald Trump Jr. to campaign in Montana for Gianforte

Bozeman, Mont. –– Greg Gianforte’s campaign for Congress announced that both Donald Trump Jr. and Vice President Mike Pence will join Greg on the campaign trail this week. Donald J. Trump Jr. will hold a campaign rally with Greg Gianforte at...

 

Soil-to-Skillet success

The 2017 Soil-to-Skillet Program April 22 hosted by Fallon/Carter Extension Office, Little Beaver Conservation District, and Fallon County NRCS was deemed a success by all those that attended. One...

 

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