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Generous $100K Grant Secured For Butte's Montana Folk Festival
Generous $100K Grant Secured For Butte's Montana Folk Festival
Generous $100K Grant Secured For Butte's Montana Folk Festival
The Markovich Family Foundation in conjunction with Summit Beverage has awarded a total of $100,000 over five years to support the Montana Folk Festival in 2024 and in the years to follow. This year, $20,000 will be granted to the Montana Folk Festival by the Foundation. This support will be doubled by the ongoing challenge grant of the Dennis and Phyllis Washington Foundation.
Exciting Showdown: Western A Divisional Basketball Tournament Girls' Preview
Exciting Showdown: Western A Divisional Basketball Tournament Girls' Preview
Exciting Showdown: Western A Divisional Basketball Tournament Girls' Preview
The girls side of the Western A Divisional Basketball Tournament tipping off Thursday at the Butte Civic Center looks like it's going to be a dandy. Frenchtown and Bigfork each come into play with one loss apiece. Bigfork's lone blemish came to Frenchtown by three points in their season opener and they haven't lost a game since. Frenchtown's lone loss? To the Dillon Beavers. Who were beaten earlier by Bigfork. In short, something's got to give
Preview Of Intense Western A Basketball Tournament At Butte Civic Center
Preview Of Intense Western A Basketball Tournament At Butte Civic Center
Preview Of Intense Western A Basketball Tournament At Butte Civic Center
The Western A boys and girls combined basketball tournament gets underway Thursday morning at the Butte Civic Center and things are going to get a bit testy. For most of the season, Frenchtown, Hamilton, Dillon and Butte Central have been ranked in the state's top 5 and all believe they have what it takes to win the state championship. The issue is, they are all not only in the same division, but they are in the same Southwestern A conference. Most of their combined losses have come to, well, each other. And all four teams will have to fight through the Northwestern A to get back to Butte for State. Never an easy task. It's tournament time. Things are about to get crazy. Here is a look at the seedings and first-round pairings.
Discover Butte: Top Eateries Recommended By Local Announcer
Discover Butte: Top Eateries Recommended By Local Announcer
Discover Butte: Top Eateries Recommended By Local Announcer
Well, it's tournament time in the Mining City and quite frankly this is one of my favorite times of year. As one of the announcers at the Butte Civic Center, along with my pal Chris Fisk, we often get asked about recommendations for a great place for a bite to eat between tournament sessions. Well, here are a couple of unique Butte places you're sure to enjoy.
Engaging Youth Through Basketball: Team UpTop's Winning Program Spotlighted
Engaging Youth Through Basketball: Team UpTop's Winning Program Spotlighted
Engaging Youth Through Basketball: Team UpTop's Winning Program Spotlighted
It's no secret that one of the keys to a winning basketball program is to develop a legacy. A program that brings out the best in our youth not only on the court but in life as well. But as they say, you've got to start 'em young. And in these days of X-Box games and Tik Tok videos, it's getting harder and harder to get our young people interested in something like basketball. But that's what local travel basketball program Team UpTop is doing
Get Ready For Drumline Live And More In Butte, Montana!
Get Ready For Drumline Live And More In Butte, Montana!
Get Ready For Drumline Live And More In Butte, Montana!
Friday night you will be feeling the beat at the Mother Lode Theater in Butte as Drumline: Live, a riveting stage show based on the riveting style of Historically Black Colleges and Universities(HBCU), is scheduled for a 7pm showtime. And more incredible music is coming your way via the Mother Lode stage in the very near future.
Butte High Bulldogs Face Off Against Helena High Schools This Week
Butte High Bulldogs Face Off Against Helena High Schools This Week
Butte High Bulldogs Face Off Against Helena High Schools This Week
With Divisionals still a couple of weeks away, final seedings and pairings are being determined as the final week of Western AA play coming up and very big games on the schedule. This week, the Butte High Bulldogs boys and girls basketball teams will celebrate Senior Parent Night at their final home games on Thursday evening and wrap up their regular seasons on Saturday.

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