Archives for September 2014

Race driver killed in crash near finish line

By Dave Maxwell  Lincoln County Record A 71-year old race driver in the Silver State Classic was killed Sunday as he neared the finish line. According to Sheriff’s Department reports, Phil Bowser, of San Jose, California, died when he rolled … [Read more...]

Marlene Robinson

Marlene Robinson, 74, of Las Vegas passed away at Valley Hospital on the night of September 22, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents, Evah Pearl Bybee and Myron Burrell Bybee, and her sisters, Aileen Demos and LaRue Costello. She is … [Read more...]

Point of View

By Randy Lee Ely City Councilman Well it looks like fall is upon us and I’m wondering what happened to the long, hot summer that wasn’t. Now I’m hearing a lot of talk about the long, cold winter ahead. Oh well1 We still have what appears to be a … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine Sheriff’s Office for Sept. 17-22. 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 blotter or e … [Read more...]

Bobcat football loses in blowout

All it took was one stalled drive. The White Pine High School football team knew they had to play a mistake free game if they were going to have a chance to take down a good Meadows team in Las Vegas on Sept. 19. On the Bobcats’ second drive of t … [Read more...]

Goalie impresses coach in two losses

Starting a goalkeeper who has never started in the position before against two of the best teams in the division sounds like a major gamble so early into the season, but that’s exactly what White pine High School boy’s soccer coach Leif Tokerud did on … [Read more...]

Charlie Brown at WPHS

Charlie Brown, played by Collin Young, gets the football pulled out from under him by Lucy, played by Megan Armstrong in White Pine High School’s rendition of “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown.” Catch a performance of the play at the high school on Se … [Read more...]

Is This You – Vacuum What?

While it is not unheard of in our abode to skip a week, maybe a week and a half, okay two weeks, of vacuuming the carpet, what has been unheard of, up until the other day, is using the vacuum outside on the… Well let me start at the b … [Read more...]

Golf team lacks numbers, experience

The White Pine High School girl’s golf team has a small team and a short season, but that doesn’t mean they aren’t going to get better each week, coach Mark Dolezal said. Due to eligibility reasons, the team only sent two of its three golfers to a mee … [Read more...]

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor: We need the forensic audit to go forward in order to clear up one of two things. First - All (5) City Councilmen are “kooks” and should be “re-called” for all of this drama, or Second - Someone get their hand caught in the cook … [Read more...]