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School year welcomes new changes

Casey Klasna
  Terry Public Schools Superintendent Casey Klasna will be a familiar face to most students and parents.

Klasna and his wife Billie Jo came to Terry in 2005 when he began teaching history and  physical education classes. The family of five, which includes 5-year-old Rylee, 2-year-old Shaylee and 9-month-old Celee,  lives in Fallon.
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Sentencing of defendant takes place

  Roger Anton Sand, who was found guilty of three misdemeanor charges but let go on a felony DUI charge due to a hung jury during last month’s jury trial, faced sentencing earlier this month.

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Talent show packs crowd

By Kay Braddock

The success of the Prairie County Fair’s talent show came as no surprise to organizers, according to County Extension Agent and Fair Manager Sharla Sackman.

“We knew it was going to be good,” Sackman said.  
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Host families sought

  ISE (International Student Exchange) is a non profit organization founded in 1982 and has been granted a listing with the CSIET (Council on Standards for International Educational Travel) for every year of operation since its inception.  It is fully compliant with all DOS regulations.

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Prairie County Fair events begin Thursday

  The 2010 Prairie County Fair has an exciting mixture of favorite traditional events and new attractions for fairgoers August 5th through 8th.  

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History teacher accepts superintendent position

By Kay Braddock

  Terry School board members voted 4-1 to hire Casey Klasna as the school’s superintendent for the 2010-11 school year. Klasna has worked in the school district as the junior high and high school history teacher, along with teaching physical education for the past five years. Last year Klasna served as the school’s athletic director.

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Volunteers meet in July to renovate fairground buildings

  On July 13 members of the Prairie Benefits, the local Community Foundation serving Prairie County, painted eight of the concession buildings at the Prairie County Fairgrounds.   

Members scraped and cleaned the outside of the buildings. Twenty-four gallons of paint were used during the refurbishing project.  
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Jury deadlocks on wrong way driving DUI defendant

By Kay Braddock

 

There wasn’t enough evidence to convict Roger Anton Sand of his seventh DUI, according to one member of the jury In Prairie County who spoke to the Tribune on the condition of anonymity.
    After three hours of deliberation the jury found the 56-year-old Billings man guilty of all three misdemeanor charges but remained deadlocked on the felony DUI count.

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Superintendent steps down

By Kay Braddock

  Terry Public School board members accepted the resignation of Superintendent Charles Deisher at the conclusion of Monday evening’s regular meeting. 

The decision came just one week after Deisher notified board chairman Brian Morast of his upcoming announcement.
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Youth shares passion for sport

By Kay Braddock

  For 12-year-old Torrey Watts of Miles City the summer season signifies more than just a break from school. Like most youth his age he enjoys baseball, football and wrestling. 

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