Archives for March 2018

Everything’s coming up Bluegrass at the Opera House

PIOCHE—At 2 p.m., Saturday, March 31, Thompson’s Opera House in Pioche, NV will host the Las Vegas bluegrass band, Red Rock Ramblers. The band has performed for corporate affairs, community events and music festivals and has appeared at the Smith C … [Read more...]

White Pine County Sheriff’s Blotter Report

Submitted by the White Pine County Sheriff’s Office for Mar. 5-Mar. 11. 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...]

Elks Little League donation

Ely Elks Lodge visited the White Pine Little League registration ceremony at David E. Norman school on Wednesday  and donated funds for players who were unable to pay for Little League registration. The Elks Lodge donated $300 to the White Pine … [Read more...]

Sheriff’s Corner

By Sheriff Scott Henriod WPCSO This week’s Sheriff’s Corner I would like to take a few of your reading moments to recognize the passing of Sergeant Sam Baker. Sam started his law enforcement career with the White Pine County Sheriff’s where he s … [Read more...]

Noxious or obnoxious weeds?

By Gary McCuin and Juan Carlos Cervantes University of Nevada Cooperative Extension A weed is defined as any plant growing in a location where it is not desired, or at an abundance that is not acceptable. Therefore, all weeds are obnoxious … [Read more...]

At the Courts

District Court February 5, 2018 MICHAEL JAMES CURTIS: Guilty of murder in the second degree. Court orders life in prison with the possibility of parole after 10 years have been served. Court gives the defendant credit for all time served of … [Read more...]

Tamara Marie Price Brown

Tamara Marie Price Brown, age 40, of McGill, NV, passed away on Jan 21, 2018. She was born in Las Vegas, NV and grew up in Mountain Pass, CA and Henderson, NV. Tamara graduated from Basic High School in Henderson, NV and studied sign language at … [Read more...]

Walter Campbell

It is with great sadness that the family of Walter Everett Campbell resident of Cherry Creek, Nv announces his passing on 3/6/2018, at the age of 84. Walter was born 1933 in Oklahoma, served in the navy from 1952-1956 and later moved to Nevada … [Read more...]

White Pine opens track season

White Pine High won its fifth consecutive 2A girls track and field championship in 2017. Pershing County was runner up. On the boys side, the Bobcats tied with Lincoln County for the championship, both with 130 points. This year, Lily Fullmer … [Read more...]

Ely Rotary Club’s February students

Each month the Ely Rotary Club invites two students to their luncheon.  Hannah Barber and Cambria are Ely Rotary’s students for February 2018. Hannah Barber is the daughter of Anthony & Heather Barber.  Barber is also a senior at White Pine Hig … [Read more...]