Monthly archive

November, 2013

  •   With her recent purchase of Wildwood Floral, Rebecca Knotts traded a job based around teaching the language arts for one dedicated to the floral arts—and the art of living life with beauty and verve. “It was all inspired by the last two lines of a poem called ‘The Grasshopper’ by Mary Oliver: “Tell me, what is...
  •   Dillon Beaver football fans enjoyed a toe-to-toe slugfest Friday night at Vigilante Field, at least in the early going. The hometown Beavers and visiting Belgrade Pathers exchanged haymakers throughout the first quarter of the Montana Class “A” semifinal playoff game before Belgrade staggered and Dillon rolled to a 48-14 victory...
  •   The BCHS Lady Beavers made it through three matches at the first Montana State A Volleyball Tournament that any of its team members had played in, knocking out Custer County on Friday morning in Bozeman before bowing out to Butte Central that afternoon. “This was the girls’ first time going as a state team, and I’m...
  •   Eleanor Boettticher Stephens died Nov. 2, 2013.  She was born on Sept. 25, 1915, in Melrose, Mont., to Otto Myrtle Bateman.  She moved to Dillon, Mont., when she married Burl Stephens in the early 1940s. Eleanor had attended a business college in Butte, Mont., and held several office jobs in Dillon at a car dealership and State...
  •   Milton Owen Lott, age 77, passed away at his home in Gillman Springs, NV, on Nov. 11, 2013.  He was born on Oct. 18, 1936, in Ucon, ID, to Alonzo (Lon) and Ruby Anderson Lott.  Milton and his wife, Judy, owned and operated their own trucking company.  Milton was preceded in death by his eldest son, Mark Lott.  Milton is...
  •   Verna was born in Chamberlain, SD, on March 12, 1914.  She joined her husband, Bernard H. (Gentle Ben) and two sons, Robert Michael and Jeffery George, in the Lord’s hands on November 13, 2013.  She will be sorely missed by her four daughters, Nancy (Bobby) Lord of Martin GA, Barbara (Ronald) Rebish of Hailey, ID, Diana (...
  •   Donna J. Carpenter, 62, a resident of Gooding, Idaho, passed away Nov. 10, at her home. Donna was born May 12, 1951 in Christianburg, Va., the daughter of Donald and Jane Brown.  She attended Katherine Gibbs School in New Yor and spent one year in France studying art.  Donna moved to Idaho in 1978 from Christianburg. Donna married...
  •   Richard LeRoy (Dick) Clark, 73, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 13, in St. Anthony, ID, where he had been saying farewell to friends and family.  Dick was born July 1, 1940, in St. Anthony, ID, son of Vern and Damaris Clark. He attended South Fremont High School, where he participated in team sports and edited his senior yearbook. He...
  •   “He didn’t live forever. But he truly lived.” Dr. Nyles Ray Humphrey passed away Nov. 13, 2013, in Washington, UT. He will be missed by family, friends and neighbors who enjoyed his quick wit and sense of humor. He was grateful for all those who displayed their genuine care for his well-being. He was born in Salina, UT, on...