Archives for December 2017

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for Dec. 18-Dec. 24 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...]

Sheriff’s Corner

By Sheriff Scott Henriod WPCSO Owning and caring for a dog is a great responsibility. Making sure they have food, water, shelter, vet care, exercise and positive human interaction is very important. The Sheriff’s Office gets quite a few calls o … [Read more...]

Melba Jean Kelley Long

Our loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Melba Jean Kelley Long, passed away December 15, 2017. Melba was born on December 12, 1945 to Arthur and Florence Kelley in Ely, Nevada. She grew up in Ibapah, Utah and later moved to Ely, … [Read more...]

Luis S. Tejeras

Luis S. Tejeras, Fernley, NV – Luis S. Tejeras passed away peacefully at his home on Dec 20, 2017, in Fernley, NV to join his son, Angelo, in heaven. Luis was born in Utuado, Puerto Rico on December 6, 1929 to parents Seveniro Tegera Martines and E … [Read more...]

Military Christmas celebrations often come from afar

By Adam Paul Laxalt The holiday season is a time when millions of Americans get to take a break from the stress of their daily lives and devote their attention to their faith, their family, and their friends. For the men and women who serve our … [Read more...]

Teacher of the Month

Courtesy photo Mrs. Tami Bybee is our December Teacher of the Month at Learning Bridge! Not only is she organized and well planned for her 4th grade class, but she also put together and taught the Health curriculum for our Middle School Students.  … [Read more...]

Ladycats unbeaten in season; Bobcats split over weekend

White Pine High’s girls basketball team is 11-0 at this point in the season with Christmas just next week. “I’m glad where we’re at with things. We’re playing good ball right now,” said coach Justin Locke. “If we had gone to some bigger preseason t … [Read more...]

Deputy honored for task force effort

By Sheriff Scott Henriod  Special to The Ely Times An awards ceremony and celebration was held on Dec. 7 in Carson City to honor those hardworking officers, deputies and troopers who put their lives on the line for us everyday to keep us safe … [Read more...]

Bobcat wrestlers at Desert Storm Classic

  White Pine High was one of 30 wrestling teams participating in the Desert Storm Classic at Dixie High School in St. George, Utah, last week. In the varsity tournament, the Bobcats took four wrestlers: Eric Pickens (152), Sven Pickens … [Read more...]

Is This You?

Our Internal Clock  Apparently the companies that manufacture alarm clocks might as well close up shop, turn off the lights and everyone go home. The word on the street is that we all have these internal clocks that will wake us up at exactly the … [Read more...]