Friday, October 24, 2014

Justice of the Peace Leroy Not Afraid (left) holds a press conference in the Big Horn County News office following the death of his 11-year-old daughter. From the left: Leroy, his wife Sheila Not Afraid and his aunt Paulette Not Afraid.
Leroy Not Afraid, following a family tragedy, has decided to turn his political campaign for Big Horn County Justice of the Peace over to the Friends of Leroy Not Afraid committee. His 11-year-old daughter died at St. Vincent Healthcare on Oct. 6, three days after attempting to hang herself. He said in an Oct. 16 press conference that the decision...
Noel Twoleggings and Shirley Holds the Enemy of Crow Reservation cast their votes at the new Alternative Voting Office in Crow Agency on Thursday, Oct. 9. The office will be available to Native and non-Native voters every Wednesday and Thursday until Oct. 30.
Voting for county, state and federal elections commenced Oct. 8 in the newly-installed voting booth located in the Crow Tribal Administration building. Chairman Darrin Old Coyote was one of the first to vote at the new site. Dulcie Bear Don’t Walk, election administrator for Big Horn County, runs the voting site at Crow Agency and the...
Participants in Saturday evening’s Harvest Hoedown chat and listen to music from the Dixielanders for the event’s 11th anniversary. The Helping Hands Food Bank, who organizes the Hoedown, has provided over 44,000 pounds of food through the Emergency Food Program.
The largest Helping Hands Food Bank fundraising event of the year drew 125 people to the Big Horn County Fairgrounds on Saturday evening for the 11th anniversary of the Harvest Hoedown.  Supporters listened to music from Hardin’s own Dixielanders, ate pulled pork sandwiches, and were able to admire the festive autumn decorations...
Jael Birdinground runs towards the finish line for a second place overall finish at the Eastern A Divisional cross country meet. The Lady Bulldogs came home with the Eastern A title.
With three runners finishing in the top ten, the Lady Bulldog cross country team brought home a first place finish from the Eastern A Divisional Cross Country meet in Miles City last weekend. According to head coach Cindy Farmer, this is the first time in at least ten years that the girls team has taken the top spot. “All across...
Senior middle hitter Sarah Murdock digs the ball in the pack the place in pink game against the Sidney Eagles Thursday, the Lady Bulldogs won the game
 in three sets.
The Hardin Lady Bulldogs defeated the Sidney Eagles for a second time this season, during the “Pack the Place in Pink” home game Thursday night. Team effort was clearly displayed as the girls evenly made their plays. Keaunna Mason and Elissa Lind led in kills scoring eight each, and the other teammates weren’t far behind. ...
 Hardin has been out-gunned and out-classed in all four of their Eastern A matchups this year. However, they have proven they can score on some very tough defenses and stop some very powerful offenses. They just can’t do it consistently. In the first 24 minutes of play, the Bulldog offense could not get on track against Sidney,...
Justice of the Peace Leroy Not Afraid (left) holds a press conference in the Big Horn County News office following the death of his 11-year-old daughter. From the left: Leroy, his wife Sheila Not Afraid and his aunt Paulette Not Afraid.
Noel Twoleggings and Shirley Holds the Enemy of Crow Reservation cast their votes at the new Alternative Voting Office in Crow Agency on Thursday, Oct. 9. The office will be available to Native and non-Native voters every Wednesday and Thursday until Oct. 30.
Participants in Saturday evening’s Harvest Hoedown chat and listen to music from the Dixielanders for the event’s 11th anniversary. The Helping Hands Food Bank, who organizes the Hoedown, has provided over 44,000 pounds of food through the Emergency Food Program.
Jael Birdinground runs towards the finish line for a second place overall finish at the Eastern A Divisional cross country meet. The Lady Bulldogs came home with the Eastern A title.
Senior middle hitter Sarah Murdock digs the ball in the pack the place in pink game against the Sidney Eagles Thursday, the Lady Bulldogs won the game
 in three sets.

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Jael Birdinground runs towards the finish line for a second place overall finish at the Eastern A Divisional cross country meet. The Lady Bulldogs came home with the Eastern A title.
With three runners finishing in the top ten, the Lady Bulldog cross country team brought home a first place finish from the Eastern A Divisional Cross Country

Obituaries

Laura He Does It
Laura Ida He Does It, 96, matriarch of the He Does It family, the Apsaalooke Tribe and Big Horn District’s eldest passed away Oct. 15, 2014 in the Heritage Acres Nursing Home.