“I feel like we are finally clicking on all cylinders,” said Ennis head coach Chris Hess, following the Mustangs’ playoff win Nov. 4 against Belt. The boys in green amassed more than 300 rushing yards, while stopping the Huskies’ running game completely, which propelled them to a 72-52 win on the road.
The Madison County Fair Board, in conjunction with the community, has a few big decisions to make in the next month, which they discussed at their Sept. 21 meeting in Twin Bridges. The county is working with Great West Engineering to develop a master plan for the fairgrounds, and the board’s input will guide that document.
On Thursday, Aug. 24 at approximately 10:30 p.m., lightning started a fire 7 miles northeast of Whitehall, near Conrow Creek.
The Madison-Jefferson County Fair market sale grossed $381,459.75, down $450,000 from last year’s market.
“Even though we were down from last year, we still had a phenomenal sale,” said Leif Funston, president of the volunteer livestock sales committee.
“If you can’t help one another you can’t help yourself,” said Shirley Gandenberger.
Gandenberger has given a lot of herself over the years – from helping her community in Pony to taking part in national programs.
A hairdresser by trade, Gandenberger was a hair instructor in Bozeman in the 80s and 90s where she got involved with the Look Good, Feel Good program. Look Good, Feel Good is a nationwide program that helps cancer patients through partnerships in the beauty industry.
Madison County football teams play over the weekend.
Around 500 empty tank cars rolled to a stop on the railroad between Whitehall and Twin Bridges at the end of January.
There are around 9,000 hard rock mines in the Missouri Headwaters area of Montana, but there are limited federal funds to reclaim these sites to their original state, according to Dennis Glick with Future West.
Single motorcycle crash results in air ambulance
At their regular meeting on March 9, the Harrison School Board discussed the school’s 2015-16 schedule, renewed the football co-op with Whitehall and addressed staff concerns with the school administration.