Auditions  for The Jungle Book at Koch School
Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) will showcase Milbank’s young and talented actors in its 2015 production of The Jungle Book. Auditions will take place Monday, November 16, at Koch School from 3:30-5:30 p.m “Those auditioning should arrive at 3:30 p.m. and plan to stay for the full two hours,” stated LeAnn... Read more
Brianna Schreurs Crowned 2016 Milbank Snow Queen
Concluding an evening of glitz and glamour, Brianna Schreurs was crowned 2016 Miss Milbank at the annual Lions Club Snow Queen Contest. A packed house looked on at the Milbank High School theater as Kiera Leddy 2015 Miss Milbank placed the tiara on her successor. Abby Wollschlager was chosen... Read more
Little Miss Milbank to be Crowned
One lucky young lady will be crowned Little Miss Milbank during The Lions Club Snow Queen contest tonight beginning at 7:00 in the Milbank High School theater. St. Lawrence Candidates  Left to Right: Raina Untalan, Isabella Pauli, Kara Fonder, Macie Van Lith, Brooke Hendricks Koch School Candidates Back row left to right:  Bailey Gapp,... Read more
Grant County 4-H’ers Honored With Awards
The annual Grant County 4-H Recognition event took place Sunday, November 8. Awards were presented to members for their contributions this past year. The program concluded with the recognition of 8 youth who successfully completed their 4-H careers. Members graduate from the program the year they graduate from high... Read more

Community November 12, 2015 0

Wednesday was Veterans Day – the day to honor all Veterans. The Valley Express would like to continue to honor local veterans throughout the year by telling their unique story. If you know a veteran you would like to see featured, please nominate them by contacting The Valley Express by clicking here! Read more
Senior Girls to Vie for Snow Queen Miss Milbank Title
Seventeen senior girls will vie for the title of 2016 Miss Milbank during the annual Lions Club Snow Queen pageant Saturday, November 14, in the Milbank High School theatre. The event begins at 7 p.m. Advance tickets will be sold at $5 each Saturday afternoon from 12 noon to 3 p.m.... Read more
Honor Our Veterans Tomorrow
Father Gary DeRouchery of St. Lawrence Catholic Church will be the keynote speaker at the Veterans Day program November 11 at 11 a.m. at the Milbank Armory. Units performing their ceremonial duties will be: The American Legion Post #9 Color Guard, Legion Auxiliary Color Guard, VFW Post #3486 Color Guard... Read more
Grant County Courthouse Preparing for Festival of Christmas Trees
The 24th annual Festival of Christmas Trees will be showcased throughout the Grant County Courthouse during the upcoming holiday season. Event planners are looking for organizations and businesses to join in the Christmas spirit by displaying a decorated tree. Trees must be set up and decorated between Tuesday, November... Read more
Local Speakers Take Part in Toastmaster’s Meeting
The Babbel-Ons Toastmasters Club met Thursday, November 5, in the State Auto cafeteria with Jessica Roggenbuck serving as the Toastmaster. The word of the day was Ferhoodle. Kirk Simmons was the speaker for the day. He presented Project 4 out of the Competent Communications manual with a speech titled... Read more
Boys Piano Recital Featured Local Talent
The 20th annual Milbank Area boys piano recital took place Saturday, November 7, in the Milbank High School band room. The event featured 30 talented young men from around the area. Showcasing their talent were Isaac Graham, Cooper Hupke, Preston Laskowske,Graham Lightfield, Ben Webb, Aiden Quintanilla, Garrett Weber, James Nelson,... Read more