Archives for April 2014

Patricia Touchstone

Patricia Touchstone, age 79, died Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Sunrise Hospital in Las Vegas, Nevada.  She was born March 17, 1935 in Ely, Nevada to Charles and Lena Maggie Jensen Ciciliano.  On March 31, 1951 she married Benjamin Clifton Touchstone i … [Read more...]

Freshman show improvement with second place finish in golf

By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer The White Pine High School golf team placed second at a meet in Battle Mountain on Thursday in what turned out to be a showcase for what will become the future talent of the team, the … [Read more...]

Baseball still winless at home

By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer Things haven’t gotten any easier for the White Pine High School Bobcats baseball team, with another two tough losses at home on Saturday against Yerington. The Bobcats struggled again at the plate, l … [Read more...]

Softball splits home series, ends 10 game win streak

By Garrett Estrada Ely Times Staff Writer   The White Pine Ladycats softball team finally felt the sting of 6-1 home defeat on Friday against the Yerington Lions. The loss ended the Ladycats 10 game winning streak they had … [Read more...]

New Elks Members

Ken Curto Photo Ely Elks Lodge 1469 initiated two local men and a woman into membership by the solemn ceremony of initiation on Thursday, April 10. The new members are Ed Sturges, Christine Hedges and Kelvin Martinez and they were initiated by the … [Read more...]

Lions Teacher of the Month

Aleathea Gingell, kindergarten at David E. Norman Elementary School was named Teacher of the Month for April. Gingell was born and raised in White Pine County. She received her BA in Elementary Education from Great Basin College, my MS in special … [Read more...]

Junior Elks Students

Jorge Alonso Chamorro and Cassidy Danielle Monique Snodgrass were named Junior Students for the month of December, 2013, according to Ely Elks Lodge #1469. Though they were awarded by the Elks Lodge, their pictures never ran in the paper, so the Ely … [Read more...]


Paula Cloward Williams died April 17, 2014 after a battle with cancer.  Paula was born in Ely October 21, 1948 to loving parents; Cleve and Veone Crowther Cloward.  She was an  only child. She married Gary Wayne Williams  on October 22, 1966 and th … [Read more...]


Wallace Louis Perkins, 80, of Ely, NV, passed away April 10, 2014 in his home in Ely. Wallace was born to Louis and Gelora Perkins, April 25, 1933 in Leamington Utah. Wallace served in the United States Army and loved the outdoors. He spent much … [Read more...]


Norman Linnell, 92, of McGill, Nevada passed away April 16th, 2014. “Swede” Norman Linnell, son of Andrew & Inga Linnell, loving husband of Vivian Linnell, passed away on April 16th in Las Vegas after a long battle with cancer and congestive hea … [Read more...]