The Cowgirls softball team is in Great Falls, hoping to make a super show in the tournament they haven’t been in for years.
Conrad plays in the 3:30 p.m. game on Thursday, going up against St. Ignatius-Charlo-Arlee.
The team was in Glasgow on Friday and Saturday and rode the arm of freshman pitcher Tristin Achenbach to a 3-2 tournament and a ticket to the big dance.
Karl V. Frenick passed away unexpectedly on the evening of May 18 at Benefis Hospital in Great Falls.
Karl was born on July 9, 1952, in Conrad, to William J. Frenick and Eileen M. Frenick.
Karl achieved a Journeyman Carpenters License due to diligence and hard work. He loved collecting various collectibles throughout his life.
Esther Johnson, 94, long-time resident of Conrad, died peacefully in her sleep during the early-morning hours of May 22. While in the excellent care of the Pondera Medical Center Extended-Care Facility, she had recently developed a variety of medical complications which led to her passing.
A memorial service celebrating Esther’s life will be held on May 30 at 10 a.m. at the Pondera Valley Lutheran Church in Conrad. Interment will follow the service at the Hillside Cemetery. A reception is planned afterward for the social hall at the church. Monetary gifts in her memory may be given to one’s Christian church or charity of choice.