Archives for January 2014

Bobcats win tight game at home

By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer Everything was looking good for the White Pine High boys basketball team late into the fourth quarter against Yerington on Jan. 24. The Bobcats were up by 10 points with four minutes remaining in the … [Read more...]

Letters to the Editor

Editor: Hi my name is Britney H. I am in 5th grade. I picked your state because I want to learn more stuff about it. I live in Washington State. I am excited to learn more about Nevada. I like sports. Like Volleyball, basketball, soccer. If you … [Read more...]

White Pine Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for Jan. 21-28. Information and spellings of names contained in the blotter are as released by the WPCSO. Information will not be withheld at the requests of persons whose names appear in the b … [Read more...]

Senior News: Art Bank a worthwhile place to visit in Ely

By G Wop I hoping your week went as well as mine. I stayed busy and out of trouble. I talked to many interesting people and learned many things. One of the interesting things I did was visiting the Art Bank. I found the Art a Bank a trip well … [Read more...]

Super Bowl betting could break record

Associated Press LAS VEGAS — With the Super Bowl approaching, fans are talking trash, buying snacks, and, more than ever, placing bets. Fans bet an unprecedented $99 million on the Super Bowl last year, and the Nevada gambling industry expects t … [Read more...]

Elko cowboy poetry gathering focuses on Nevada anniversary

ELKO — The 30th National Cowboy Poetry Gathering begins a six-day run in Elko on Monday with a focus on the future of the rural West and on Nevada’s 150th anniversary of statehood. Under the theme “Expressing the Rural West — Into the Future,” the … [Read more...]

Tax season a busy time for Kelsey

Ely Times Staff Writer Not many people claim to enjoy doing their taxes, but for Sandy Kelsey it becomes fun, like a game of find the most refund money. “I like doing taxes,” Kelsey said. “I like the challenge to see how much money we can get pe … [Read more...]

Ely sesquintennial event planning under way

Nevada is celebrating its sesquicentennial birthday on Oct. 31. To help celebrate, the Beta Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma has chosen to create a project to educate our town, our students and tourists about the 150 years of history in White Pine … [Read more...]

Ladycats streak to fourth straight win

Ely Times Staff Writer The White Pine High girls’ basketball team won two tough home games and had a blowout win on the road to increase their win streak to four in a row. The Ladycats faced off against Lincoln County in a back and fourth game t … [Read more...]

Lincoln Day breakfast joins politicians, citizens

Ely Times Staff Writer More than 150 people packed into the Postal Palace Saturday morning to enjoy this year’s annual Lincoln Day breakfast put on by the Ely’s GOP Central Committee. U.S. Sen. Dean Heller and State Sen. Pete Goicoechea were amo … [Read more...]