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 By Loyd Townsend    Voices    May 24, 2019 

Memories

To continue the Mumedy family history, I will move on to Leona as she was well qualified as clerk for the different attorneys in Carter County and went on to Missoula, Montana to work for an attorney and also for the CCCs. She reported that in 1941...

 
 Local    May 24, 2019 

Smiles of Success

Commencement exercises for the Carter County High School Class of 2019 were held on Saturday. A large crowd of family and friends gathered to wish the one-hundredth CCHS graduating class well. Though...

 
 By Heidi LaBree    Local    May 24, 2019 

FFA cleans up

The Carter County FFA Chapter completed their adopt a highway program on May 20. Eighteen FFA members and their advisor, Mr. Seth Whitney, set out after school to clean the road ditches from mile...

 

Copy of first CCHS commencement speech shared

Last week, The Eagle printed a hundred-year-old article about the CCHS Class of 1919. Anita Ewalt was the valedictorian of the class. Local Nancy Brence has a handwritten copy of Ewalt’s commencement address. Her class was the first ever to graduat...

 

Blood drive next week

Ask a blood donor why they take the time to give blood and they might say, “The idea that my blood could help save a life is so amazing. Even though I am not a trained medical professional, I can still make a positive impact on others.” If you...

 

Auxiliary plans Memorial Day picnic

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Auxiliary to Post #7885 in Ekalaka invites visitors, friends, and relatives who will be in town attending the local Memorial Day Service at Beaver Lodge Cemetery on Monday, May 27 to a picnic and social at Carter...

 

CCHS Commencement

Commencement exercises for the Carter County High School Class of 2019 will be held this Saturday, May 18 inside the gymnasium. This year there will be six seniors graduating. The ceremony is set to begin at 2:19 p.m....

 

Areatha Penn

Funeral services for Areatha Penn, 89, of Ekalaka, were held May 15 at Stevenson Funeral Home in Ekalaka with Pastor Scott Kiehn officiating. Burial followed at Beaverlodge Cemetery. Visitation for...

 
 Events   

Star party at Medicine Rocks State Park on May 23

Explore Montana's night sky! Montana State Parks, in partnership with the Carter County Museum, will host a "Star Party" at Medicine Rocks State Park on Thursday, May 23 at 9 p.m. Join presenter...

 

Annual banquet

On Tuesday, Carter County High School seniors and their parents attended a banquet at the school. The annual event, hosted by Sagebrush Service Club, was catered by CCHS FCCLA. After a chicken...

 

Heritage Project kicks off conversations across Montana on funding the great outdoors

On May 2, 2019 a coalition of Montanans launched a public outreach effort to gather Montanans' ideas on how to enhance funding for private and public lands conservation, wildlife management, and...

 
 Events   

Surplus tree sale

The Carter County Conservation District will host a one day surplus tree sale on May 10 at the district shed on Central Avenue North in Ekalaka from 2 to 6 p.m. The surplus plants will be sold on a first come, first served basis. The district has a...

 

Days of '85 not far away

The Carter County Days of ‘85 Fair and Rodeo will be held from August 8 through 11 this year and plans are already in the works. The calendar year is already a third of the way over and it is time to plan for some fun with friends and neighbors....

 

Donate to veterans

The Carter County 4-H Ambassador team is calling on all community members to help donate to veterans. The ambassadors will place boxes around town at the following businesses and locations: Branson’s Grocery, The Guest House, Dawg House Pub, A & A...

 

Superior at state

On Friday, May 3, Mr. Del Raso, Mrs. Cathy Frye and Jaelee Strangford traveled to Billings for the State Music Festival held at Billings Senior High School. Accompanied by Mrs. Frye on piano, Jaelee...

 
 By Janelle Schneider    Local    May 3, 2019

Chamber reminds residents to buy local

Carter County residents are reminded to support the local community by purchasing and spending Carter County Chamber of Commerce chamber bucks. Chamber bucks are a great way to support buying locally...

 
 Events   

Museum to host author Russell Rowland May 2

Russell Rowland has published four novels, three of which are based in Carter County, as well as the non-fiction book Fifty-Six Counties: A Montana Journey, which is his account of his travels to...

 
 By Loyd Townsend    Voices    May 3, 2019

Memories

As I continue my articles about the Mumedy family, I will add a little more information about Andrew and Margaret written by Leona, their daughter. “The Mumedy family came to Carter County from Dodge, Nebraska in the early 1900. They homesteaded...

 

Dahl in the family

Dahl Memorial Healthcare held their annual blood draw last week at Carter County Events Center. Results of the draw will be available at the health fair review from 4 to 6 p.m. on Wednesday, May 1,...

 
 By Loyd Townsend    Voices    April 26, 2019

Memories

As you read this memories article, you will discover that it is a little different from past articles. When reading through some Shifting Scenes, I became interested about the Mumedy family from an article written by Leona Mumedy Miller who begins...

 

Out with the old

The old, wooden bleachers at Carter County High School have been removed and installation of new ones was completed last week. The bleachers previously posed a safety risk as locking mechanisms were...

 
 By Jordan Bartel    Local    April 19, 2019

Kortum's dream career in infectious disease becomes reality

NC State College of Veterinary Medicine student Amanda Kortum is the recipient of a government fellowship that launches her dream career path fighting the world's most devastating infectious diseases....

 

Strangford to compete at state music festival

Carter County Band and Choir, under the direction of Mr. Andrew Del Raso and accompanied by Mrs. Cathy Frye, competed at district music festival in Miles City last Friday. Both did well, with choir...

 

Celebrating Volunteers

April 15 through April 21 is National Volunteer Week. Volunteers within the local community play a big role by performing services, serving on boards and committees, and even acting as leaders in local youth organizations such as 4-H. Since 1923,...

 

Edward Arbuckle

Edward William Arbuckle, aka "Billy", passed away peacefully on October 16, 2018 in Eureka, CA. His family and friends will miss his humorous storytelling and famous Arbuckle-isms. Born November 2,...

 

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