Butte, MTmontanasports.com

One year later: 2020 Shrine selectees made the most of lost game

BUTTE -- Butte’s Tommy Mellott grew up watching the Shrine Game, and when he received the Christmas Day call that he was selected to represent the West in 2020 it was a dream fulfilled. “It was pretty awesome waking up and hearing that you got selected to the Shrine Game,”...
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Thompson Falls, MTscledger.net

Justin Morgan wins Governor's Cup 5K

Justin Morgan has the killer instinct in distance running and has proven that fact several times over the past calendar year. He seems to have a little, okay maybe a lot, of that extra stuff required that it takes to kill the competition, be that on the composite track, out in the hills on trails or in the asphalt-paved urban environment of road racing.
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Helena, MTIndependent Record

Helena police ask for help finding missing person

The Helena Police Department is requesting assistance in locating a missing individual. Devin Hyden was last seen on Thursday in the downtown Helena area wearing a black hoodie, black basketball shorts, black tennis shoes and a black sleeveless shirt. Anyone with information about his location is asked to contact Cpl....
Helena, MTmontanasports.com

Helena summer basketball tournament presents opportunities for programs, referees

HELENA — Across two days at four different locations, 34 teams converged in Helena for the Helena summer basketball tournament hosted by Helena High and Helena Capital. For most coaches, summer ball is the perfect time to get some of the younger players in their programs on the court so they can start building a roster for next season and give players a taste of what varsity action is like.
Helena, MT406mtsports.com

Helena to host 34-team basketball tournament featuring all 16 boys AA teams

HELENA — The high school sports calendar might have just come to an end, but those interested in high school basketball can get their fix this weekend in Helena. Helena will be hosting a basketball tournament that features 34 teams total and all 16 Class AA varsity programs. This is a time during the summer when high school coaches are allowed to coach their teams according to MHSA rules, although players aren't required to attend.
Whitehall, MTwhitehallledger.com

Wayne Clyde Clark, 66

Wayne Clyde Clark, 66, passed away at his home, in Whitehall, Mt, May 8, 2021. Wayne was born November 12, 1954, in El Paso, Texas. He was the oldest of five children. Before graduating from Whitehall High School, in 1973, he played football, basketball and track. Wayne enjoyed hunting, fishing and riding his motorcycle. No matter where Wayne was, he always came home to Whitehall. Surviving are his four siblings, Wanda Clark (Hauer) and husband Ken of Livingston, Tim Clark and wife Karyl of Missoula, Todd Clark and wife Karen of Butte, Patty Clark (Brinson) of Tell City, Indiana. Also surviving are his many nieces and nephews. Wayne was preceded in death by his parents Nan Clark and Norman Clark. Friends and family may send their condolences to K&L Mortuary, Whitehall, Mt. A reception will be held at the Whitehall Community Center, June 5, 2021, at 2:00 p.m.
Butte, MTMontana Standard

Butte Central valedictorian, salutatorian prepare to move on

According to Butte Central’s 2021 salutatorian Amira Bolton, valedictorian Isaac Sholey is “one of the nicest kids you’ll ever meet.”. His friend Jacob Chebul alleged that, in any given room, Sholey will be the absolute nicest person present. Sholey said that the fabled title of “nicest kid you’ll ever meet”...