Monthly archive

October, 2014

  •   The Butte Central Maroons claimed victory over the Dillon Beavers Friday night at Bob Green Field on the campus of Montana Tech, utilizing a physical style, and pounding the ball with an effective running game to out-score the Beavers 31-27.  The win gave the Maroons their first triumph over the Beavers since 2001. Dillon countered...
  •   A full-time real estate professional since 1989, Chip Rule declared at a Dillon School District 10 board meeting that the sale of the Mary Innes Building in downtown Dillon had been the most complicated transaction he’d been involved in during his entire career. And that was in 2012. Almost two years later, the deal finally closed...
  •   The Shovel and Spoon serves up healthy home-cooked food grown and raised near its home in Sheridan. “We really do make everything from scratch, even our own soups and our own rolls for sandwiches,” said Janet Marsh, who co-owns the Shovel and Spoon and has overseen its day-to-day operations since opening earlier this year....
  •   To the editor,   The date was September 30, 1994.  I had been a Kiwanian for about 12 years when we moved from Fresno, CA to Dillon and transferred my membership to the Kiwanis Club of Dillon. Kiwanis had been a big part of my life for the past 12 years as I believed in all that Kiwanis stood for including Young Children Priority...
  •   To the editor,   As a former Dillon Police Officer and Beaverhead County Sheriff’s Deputy I had the unique experience of working with both candidates running for Beaverhead County Sheriff.  I have known Frank Kluesner and Jay Hansen since the late 1980’s and then during my seven years working with them from 2006 to...
  •   Cynthia “Cindy” Diane Cochran Stone, 45, of Dubois, ID, passed away on Sept. 24 at Madison Memorial Hospital in Rexburg, ID, having fought a courageous battle against cancer. She was born March 5, 1969, in Minot, ND, to Roger Edward Cochran and Linda Lee Sloan Cochran. The family moved to Lima, where she attended school and...
  •   Terry Craig Eubank Sr. passed away on Labor Day, September 1, 2014, at the age of 77. He was born and raised on a dairy farm in Kansas, where he attended school and graduated as valedictorian of his high school class. Terry attended college in Colorado and earned a degree in animal husbandry, but worked in the field of business much of his...
  •   Hugh Cleland “Jerry’ Brewer, Jr., formerly of Wilton and Darien, CT, Twin Bridges and Ocala, FL, died peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Sept. 13. He was 89.  Mr. Brewer graduated from Taft school in 1942 and attended Harvard College. He served in WWII, 75th Infantry Division, and fought in the Battle of the Bulge....
  •   Cool – and wet – running was the order of the day at the Dillon Invitational cross country meet Saturday at the challenging Sleepy Hollow Golf Course, with a light drizzle keeping fans under umbrellas and athletes from overheating. In the varsity races, it was pretty much Corvallis and Dillon, though Butte Central’s boys...
  •   Student and adult volunteer participants in the Beaverhead Trails Coalition’s  increasingly popular Walking School Bus Program will be joined next Wednesday morning by some local VIPs, including  prominent local doctor Dan Downey, Parkview Elementary Principal Greg Fitzgerald and perhaps Dillon’s two most recognizable...