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Children invited to shop at Evelyn Cameron Christmas Store Dec. 7

On Sunday, Dec. 7,  Evelyn Cameron Heritage, Inc. will be hosting its first annual Evelyn Cameron Christmas Store for preschool age through 6th graders. Parents are invited to drop off their kids at the Evelyn Cameron Heritage Center on 204 Laundre Ave. while they do a little Christmas shopping of their own at local businesses around town.

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Let it be Christmas in Terry - Terrific Tuesdays kicks off Dec. 2

Terrific Tuesdays kicks off Dec. 2
 
It’s time to simply “Let It Be Christmas” in Terry, with the Prairie County Chamber of Commerce sponsored Terrific Tuesdays, and other events coming this holiday season. With a nod to singer Alan Jackson’s song, the theme “Let It Be Christmas” will anchor both traditional and new events in Terry this December.
On Terrific Tuesdays, many businesses will stay open until 7 p.m. to allow customers extra time to shop. The schedule of events includes:

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Local memoir authors share ways to bring personal history to life

 By Kay Braddock

        When Milly Ross sat down to write her memoir she would later recall the primary motivation propelling the project.

“I did it for my girls,” Ross shared. “I just didn’t think they knew the circumstances of when I was growing up.”
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A Love for Elsie

 Author recalls steps to building a memoir

By Kay Braddock

        When Karen Stevenson agreed to write the memoir of Elsie Fox neither woman knew definitively the project’s destination – or, for that matter, the twists and turns the two would ride through in the subsequent three years. 

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Trip to state adds finishing touch to sisters’ coach-player camaraderie

  By Kay Braddock    

       Five years ago the Terry High School volleyball team ended their season in a familiar fashion. As a sophomore player for the team in 2004, it’s a memory 20-year-old head coach Jasmine Freiboth recently shared with her players before this year’s trip to the All-Class State Tournament in Bozeman.

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Magnetic jewelry: A healing art enjoyed

 By Kay Braddock

 
For Jim and Sandy Ross summer and fall seasons have come to signify a time of more than the typical leisurely pursuits. The couple, who returned to Terry in 1996, began making and selling magnetic jewelry about eight years ago. Although they continue to enjoy traveling and visiting friends, they now say much of those activities are centered around their jewelry making hobby.
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Artist finds inspiration in ranching roots

By Kay Braddock 

       When 27-year-old David Graham looks at one of his oil paintings, he sees more than the image portrayed. From the depicted badlands used as a backdrop to the yucca plants gracing the foreground, Graham envisions the original locations and experiences that inspired each layer of his completed work.

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Annual fun fly draws area radio control airplane hobbyists

By Kay Braddock

       About eight years ago, Ralph Poffenberger decided to make a stop in Terry before traveling on through the cut-across on state highway 253. The Prairie Unique sign had piqued his interest on previous travels along the highway, as he headed towards Wolf Point. 

This time, though, he decided to stop.
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Haughian family shares history of family ranch

By Tracey Laqua
 
As part of the Montana Stockgrowers' 125th Anniversary Celebration in Miles City this summer, representatives of ranches more than a century old will be gathering to celebrate and be recognized for their staying power.
    One well-known local ranch will be included and one of its sons, Terry Haughian, is helping to plan the Stockgrowers' anniversary event.
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Pictured from left Quinn, Patrick, the late Dan and Terry Haughian as they take a ride on the Haughian ranch located in Custer and Prairie counties.

Media’s legislative coverage requires two-step maneuvering

 By Kay Braddock

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