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Judge orders 20 years of probation for Georgia man involved in check-cashing scheme

Judge orders 20 years of probation for Georgia man involved in check-cashing scheme

A Billings judge has sentenced a Georgia man to 20 years of probation and ordered him to pay more than $60,000 in restitution for his role in an elaborate check-cashing scheme.

November 17, 2014 3:36 pmLoading…
Body of man lost in Yellowstone recovered

Body of man lost in Yellowstone recovered

The body of Darien Latty, a Georgia man who has been missing since Monday in Yellowstone National Park, has been recovered.

August 17, 2014 1:17 pmLoading…
Georgia man gets 20 years probation for 'elaborate check-cashing scheme'

Georgia man gets 20 years probation for 'elaborate check-cashing scheme'

A Billings judge on Thursday gave a Georgia man 20 years probation and ordered him to pay back more than $60,000 for his role in orchestrating a check-cashing scheme that victimized Billings banks and businesses last fall.

August 14, 2014 4:43 pmLoading…
McIver eliminated from U.S. Amateur

McIver eliminated from U.S. Amateur

It took a legendary U.S. Amateur Championship player to eliminate Billings golfer Brandon McIver from the prestigious match-play competition Thursday.

August 14, 2014 4:30 pmLoading…

McIver marches on at U.S. Amateur Championship

A stellar finish to his opening match on Wednesday has Brandon McIver marching on at the U.S. Amateur Championship.

August 13, 2014 3:40 pmLoading…

McIver opens with 71 at U.S. Amateur

Billings golfer Brandon McIver shot an even-par 71 Monday during his opening round of stroke play at the U.S. Amateur Championship in Johns Creek, Ga.

August 11, 2014 1:35 pmLoading…

Georgia man pleads guilty in check-cashing scheme

A Georgia man charged in connection to an elaborate check-cashing scheme that victimized Billings banks and businesses in January pleaded guilty Tuesday to five counts of forgery.

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Sheriff: Stillwater death accidental

An 81-year-old man from Atlanta, Ga., died Thursday after drowning in the Stillwater River about three miles south of Columbus, according to a press release Thursday from the Stillwater County Sheriff’s Office.

July 18, 2014 6:46 amLoading…
Another man charged in connection to check-cashing scheme

Another man charged in connection to check-cashing scheme

A transient man appeared in court Monday on charges he took part in an extensive check-cashing scheme that prosecutors say has ties to an Atlanta gang.

March 31, 2014 8:00 pmLoading…

Guest opinion: Georgia redux: Putin tries old tactics in Crimea

Here in the Caucasus Republic of Georgia, my friends and neighbors were not surprised by Russia’s invasion of Crimea. After all, Georgia has suffered at the hands of similar Russian practices since 1992.

March 18, 2014 12:00 amLoading…
Have You Heard? Steak ‘n Shake diners to make Montana debut

Have You Heard? Steak ‘n Shake diners to make Montana debut

Georgia native Spencer “Spence” Erwin and his wife, Mary Catherine Erwin, came to Montana to ski and wound up moving here.

June 23, 2013 12:05 amLoading…

Guest opinion: Vote for discouraging illegal immigrants in Montana

On Nov. 6, Montana voters can demonstrate their concern about illegal immigration by voting for Legislative Referendum 121 to deny many state-taxpayer funded benefits and services to illegal aliens.

October 09, 2012 12:00 amLoading…

RMC golfers in 19th place at nationals

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. -- Rocky Mountain College slipped to 19th place Wednesday after the second round of play at the NAIA women's national golf championships at Link Hills Golf & Country Club.

May 16, 2012 8:31 pmLoading…

Rocky golfers sitting 14th at nationals

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. -- Rocky Mountain College shot an opening round of 22-over par 314 Tuesday and is sitting in a tie for 14th place heading into the second day of the NAIA women's national golf championships.

May 15, 2012 7:45 pmLoading…
Briarwood greenskeeper Sean Sullivan will be raking the beastly bunkers at British Open

Briarwood greenskeeper Sean Sullivan will be raking the beastly bunkers at British Open

Sean Sullivan will be going from the black bunkers of The Briarwood to the infamous pot bunkers of England this summer.

April 20, 2012 10:30 pmLoading…

Fugitive asking for gas gets arrested

A convicted felon wanted in Georgia was arrested in Wyoming last week after asking for some gas along a remote highway on the Wyoming-Utah state line.

February 14, 2012 12:39 pmLoading…
Wipplinger looking to help Carroll corral another NAIA title

Wipplinger looking to help Carroll corral another NAIA title

This isn't Lat Wipplinger's first rodeo.

December 15, 2011 10:30 pmLoading…

Carroll game to be televised

Carroll College's bid for a seventh NAIA football championship Saturday afternoon will be televised on the CBS Sports Network.

December 13, 2011 8:23 pmLoading…
Gear junkie: Jennifer Pharr Davis sets record for speed hiking Appalachian Trail

Gear junkie: Jennifer Pharr Davis sets record for speed hiking Appalachian Trail

When Jennifer Pharr Davis reached Springer Mountain, Ga., at the southern terminus of the Appalachian Trail Sunday afternoon she took off her backpack and stepped into the record books.

August 04, 2011 12:00 amLoading…
On Little St. Simons beach

On Little St. Simons beach

Visitors stroll the beach at twilight on Little St. Simons Island, one of Georgia's string of barrier islands.

May 01, 2011 12:30 pmLoading…

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