Tom Miller covers North Dakota for The Grand Forks Herald and answered five questions from the Daily Chronicle about the Fighting Hawks’ matchup with Montana State this week.

Pickleball is a sport that combines elements from badminton, tennis and wiffleball. The sport is played on a court with the same dimensions as a doubles badminton court and with a net similar to a tennis net. The game is played with a hard paddle and a smaller version of a wiffleball. Drop i…

featured

During the July meeting of the Fairfield Food Bank, it was announced that the Choteau Masonic Foundation had donated $1,000. Additional donations for July came from Betty Bulick, St. John’s Catholic Church, Fairfield Chamber of Commerce and Terria Arps.

featured

Fresh off their 52-0 victory over the Valier Panthers in week one, the Power-Dutton/Brady Titans improved to 2-0 on the year after a convincing 57-25 defeat over the Denton-Geyser-Stanford Bearcats (DGS) in Geyser, Montana.

Each year, the High School Athletics Participation Survey conducted by the National Federation of State High School Associations lists trends in high school sports participation across the United States. Recent findings indicate that participation in sports continues to grow on school campus…

Participation in sports can be an important component of a student’s overall school experience. So it should come as no surprise that the number of participants in high school sports increased for the 29th consecutive year in 2017-18, according to the annual High School Athletics Participati…

featured

This past Saturday the Fairfield Sailfish traveled to Shelby for the first swim meet of the season. 136 total swimmers attended the one-day meet with 7 of those swimming for Fairfield. With this being the first meet of the season, Fairfield coaches did not set high expectations for times or …

featured

Besides earning their diplomas from Fairfield High School, Emily Clotfelter, Emily Evans and Payton Poor all became EMTs this past weekend. The three students were enrolled in Mr. Tacke’s class this past semester. This class is taught in cooperation with the Teton County Ambulance and their …

featured

With the recent deaths of Jim Tenny and Mirl Gratton (obituaries in last week’s Times), the starting five of the 1954 State ‘B’ Championship Basketball Team have all died.  Except for two or three remaining team members still living, all other members of the basketball team have died, too.

featured

The Augusta High School SkillsUSA members competed at the state convention in Havre during the second week of April.  All the members competed in Job Skill Demonstration, Job Interview, and then a practical skill competition of their choice. Pictured L to R: Cort Burdick (placed 3rd in Job S…

1Lincoln Memorial UniversityHarrogateTennessee2South Georgia State CollegeDouglasGeorgia3Elon UniversityElonNorth Carolina4Jackson State Community CollegeJacksonTennessee5John Wood Community CollegeQuincyIllinois6Virginia Western Community CollegeRoanokeVirginia7Roane State Community College…

featured

Over 1,650 members and guests attended Montana FFA’s 89th Annual State Convention April 3rd -6th in Bozeman, Montana.  The Montana FFA State Convention hosted 12 career development events, general sessions and workshops during the four-day event. The winning teams earn the opportunity to com…

featured

HELENA – As part of an effort to encourage more young women to choose careers in technology, the National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT), NorthWestern Energy, and Carroll College recognized 20 Montana high school women from 12 high schools for their accomplishments and…

The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood or platelets during National Volunteer Month this April. Eligible donors of all blood types – especially type O – are needed to help ensure blood products are available for patients this spring.

featured

Once again, Augusta Masonic Lodge #54 provided the Kindles for Kids and the Bikes for Books to Augusta Schools. For every book read, a student was allowed to write his/her name on a ticket and submit it for a drawing.  Last month, the school held the drawing.  Pictured are this year’s winner…

Little guys and gals from around the area hit the mats one more time before the State Competition next week in Lewistown. The Fairfield and Simms wrestling clubs put on the Rocky Mountain  on Saturday at Great Falls High.  The tournament consisted of 3 rounds of wrestling, ages 5-13.

featured

We were delighted to welcome a sled dog team to Greenfield! They showed us all their fun equipment and explained how to use it, lots of students even got to ride on the sled! We enjoyed meeting one of the furry team mates named “Glock!”

featured

Another wrestling season has come to a close and, for this wrestling mom, the end of her son’s high school wrestling career. I think we can call the 2018-2019 wrestling season a success. I wondered on the drive back from Billings this year how we define that in the sport wrestling. What is a…

featured

The Black Eagle-Assinniboine Chapter, NSDAR recently presented Ms Berit Bedord of Fairfield High School with the Chapter Good Citizen Award and a check for $250. Ms Berit was among a number of students who were selected by their schools as Good Citizens and took part in the essay portion of …