The following news items offer a glimpse of some of the stories featured in the 2011 issues of The Terry Tribune.
The Extension Services of Carter, Custer, Fallon, Garfield, Prairie and Rosebud Counties are hosting the 12th annual Cow Capital Beef Day. This is a program centered around current topics in the beef industry. This year’s event will be held Friday, January 6, 2012 at the Eagles in Miles City. It will run from 12:30 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. followed by a no-host social and a dinner sponsored by First Interstate Bank, Farm Credit Services, US Bank, and Stockman Bank.
Public meetings on Montana’s proposed hunting seasons and regulations for 2012-2013 are set for two eastern Montana communities in January.
By Kay Braddock
District II Alcohol & Drug Program will be providing a Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST) at the Miles City VA Hospital Auditorium at 210 Winchester in Miles City, Mont., on Monday and Tuesday January 23 and 24 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day. The training is free with continuing education and post credits provided.
Montana’s Custer Country, the tourism region responsible for marketing 13 counties and two Indian Reservations in Southeast Montana, will be holding a community summit to reveal the findings of its eight-month Research Project at the Miles City Town & Country Club on Thursday, January 5th from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Terry’s final Terrific Tuesday holiday celebration included announcing the winners of several drawings. Winning $100 in Chamber Bucks were Joanne Young and Andy Pehl. Fourth grader Shyanne Grossardt was the winner of the Prairie County Motorcycle Association’s drawing for a 2011 Honda CRF50F motorcycle. Terry Super Valu was announced as the winner of the “Winter Wonderland” business display competition.
By Don Cogger
Miles City's chances of becoming the permanent home of the Montana Cowboy Hall of Fame may have just ridden off into the sunset.
Eastern Montana Industries has been selected to participate in the Pepsi Refresh Project. The project promoted by EMI is for the development of a glass aggregate to sell to the public. The grant will cover the purchase of a glass pulverizer and the necessary operational equipment. This grant will be competing with over 300 other entities for one of ten $50,000 grants. Voting December 1 and goes through December 31, with the top ten projects awarded the grant.
This year’s 56 county Christmas trees are now not only on display in the Capitol.The project, which was started 7 years ago by Governor Brian Schweitzer and First Lady Nancy Schweitzer, showcases ornaments made by school children across the state.