Chamber Welcomes Bank of Commerce with Ribbon Cutting

The Beaverhead Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture welcomed the Bank of Commerce, formerly State Bank and Trust, to Beaverhead County with a celebratory ribbon cutting.

Left to Right: Hope Kincheloe (Chamber Board), Collin Erb, Cody Schnee, Mike Ferris, Jim Eisenzimer, Tom Romrell, President, Lindsay Buhr, Ron Johnson, Director of Operations/Chief Financial Officer (Bank of Commerce). Mitch Staley, Shaundra Stoddard, Cheri Morrisroe (Chamber Board and Executive Team).  Click image for larger version

Left to Right: Hope Kincheloe (Chamber Board), Collin Erb, Cody Schnee, Mike Ferris, Jim Eisenzimer, Tom Romrell, President, Lindsay Buhr, Ron Johnson, Director of Operations/Chief Financial Officer (Bank of Commerce). Mitch Staley, Shaundra Stoddard, Cheri Morrisroe (Chamber Board and Executive Team). Click image for larger version

“We are excited for this change and are ready to continue providing the quality service that our long-time customers expect,” said Mike Ferris, Dillon Bank of Commerce Branch Manager. “The Bank of Commerce will continue to represent the same values and mission that we have always committed to the community. We look forward the future ahead.”

The Bank of Commerce held a Grand Opening to celebrate the name change on Wednesday, September 10th. Continue reading

Beaverhead County Road Work for Week of August 7th

Beaverhead County Road Work
August 7th to September 13th, 2014
Dillon, Lima and Wisdom Areas

DILLON AREA

  • Bladed on the following roads: South Valley, Bloody Dick, Brenner, Trout Creek, East Bench, Hogsback, Stoddard and Cliff.
  • Installed two cattleguards and two culverts on Moose Creek Road.
  • Moved equipment.
  • Road checked Dillon area roads.
  • Equipment service and repair.

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Rotary Will Host J.S. Turner, Director of Operations for City of Dillon

Rotary LogoJ.S. Turner, Director of Operations for the City of Dillon, will present to Rotarians and guests Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. He will give an update on the Waste Water Project and an estimated completion date of the project. Visitors are welcome. Anyone interested in learning more about Rotary should come at noon to be a guest for lunch.  The Club meets in the Guild Hall of St. James Episcopal Church, 203 East Glendale St.   For more information, email Craig Rehm at  or Roxanne Engellant at .

Betty Iverson, BCHS Cross Country Coach to Speak To Dillon Kiwanis

Betty Iverson, head coach of the Beaverhead County High School cross country team, will be the featured speaker at the Wednesday, Sept. 17 meeting of the Dillon Kiwanis.

Iverson will talk about the 2014 Beaver cross country team and the current season. She will also talk about how cross country running can be a lifetime fitness routine.

The Kiwanis meet each Wednesday at 12 p.m. at the Dillon Elks Lodge in downtown Dillon. The program begins at 12:15. Visitors are welcome.

The Kiwanis Club of Dillon has been serving our community since 1940.

Bannack Living History

Click image for a larger versionThe third  annual Living History event at Bannack State Park will be held on September 18, 19, 20 and 21.  Bannack State Park would like to give teachers and educators notice of a field trip opportunity coming this coming fall.   The activities will run from 10am until 5pm Thursday through Saturday and 10 to 2 Sunday.  Relive the excitement of the Gold Rush era in Montana. This four day event will depict the first 20 years of Bannack’s history.

Demonstrations are historically researched, and accurately portrayed under the direction of Living History experts Mark and Sharon Brown.   Bannack’s Living History Program uses exhibits and artifacts to help you experience what it was like to live where the Montana Gold Rush began.   See an 1862 placer mining camp, blacksmith, carpenter, general store, school house, saloon, boarding house, butcher shop, Sunday service in the old church and more historically accurate depictions of life in the early years of Bannack.  Discover what the old west was really like.  Continue reading

Dillon Beaver Football vs Laurel 9-12-2014

Dillon BeaversFINAL SCORE: Dillon Beavers 28 – Laurel 27

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Ladies Golf Association Kicking Off Oktoberfest with Golf Tournament

In celebration of Oktoberfest, the Beaverhead Ladies Golf Association with the assistance of Beaverhead Brewing Co. will be hosting the BREWS and NEUN golf tournament at Beaverhead Golf Course on Sunday, September 28, 2014, with a shotgun start at 1 p.m.  This will be a two person scramble and beer tasting.

The cost to play is $50 per team (+ greens fees if not a member of BGC.)  This event is LIMITED TO FIRST 32 TEAMS SIGNED UP!  Sign up at Beaverhead Golf Course today.  Players will enjoy Beaverhead Brewing Co. tasting stations on the course and food and brews in the clubhouse after playing.  In the event of inclement weather, the tasting and fun indoor games will be held and played inside the clubhouse.  All proceeds raised go towards improvements to Beaverhead Golf Course.

Southwest Montana Arts Council Presents Its First Showcase Series Concert on Wednesday, September 17

HOOTHEllThe Southwest Montana Arts Council presents its first Showcase Series concert on Wednesday, September 17, at 7 p.m. at Beier Auditorium.

Hoots and Hellmouth is a rocking revival meeting with more Memphis than Deep South in it’s Southern rock; crazy, energetic stuff that’s always wild and wooly.

http://www.hootsandhellmouth.com
Tickets are available at the door or by calling 683-6208.