By Kay Braddock
Although Friday evening’s thunderstorm may have dampened conditions for Prairie County Relay for Life teams, it did little to dampen their fundraising efforts. Including the $3,600 raised at the Bras for a Cause event held in Terry earlier this spring, a total of just over $14,000 was raised for the American Cancer Society.
A Terry High School English class raised $500 for the Pennies for Peace program.
By Alice Pehl
Prairie County Museum
No one has yet to file a declaration for nomination for either of the two open Terry Town Council seats. The deadline to file is June 30 by 5 p.m.
Anticipation and excitement is higher than ever as aspiring country music artists prepare fro the 30th Annual Texaco Country Showdown at the Omni Center in Miles City on July 15.
Everyone is invited to attend Terry’s second annual Relay for Life Friday, June 24 at Murn Park. A 5 p.m. community barbecue will kick off the 12-hour event that benefits the American Cancer Society.
Prior to Memorial Day this year a funding request of $10,000 was submitted by the Prairie County Chamber of Commerce to the TransCanada Community Investment Program for much needed improvements to the Terry Municipal Pool.
For the Tribune
The Prairie County Extension Office has teamed with a committee of livestock producers and the Prairie County Grazing District to plan a range tour planned especially for Prairie County producers at Fort Keogh on June 30th.
By Elaine Forman
While Miles City’s flooding threat remains minimal for the time being, officials continue to prepare in case any problems arise with thunderstorm downpours or snow melting in the mountains.
The Prairie County Museum is operating under its regular summer season hours which are: Monday 9 am - 3 pm; Tuesday closed; Wed. - Fri. 9 am - 3 pm; Saturday and Sunday 1 pm - 4 pm. T-shirts, depicting a famous Evelyn Cameron photograph, are also being offered for sale to visitors of the museum complex. The t-shirts were donated to the museum.