Mellie Jean (Brakebill) Begley

Mrs. Mellie Jean (Brakebill) Begley passed away January 3, 2017 in the hospital in Ely, Nevada. Mrs Begley was 94 years old, and died of natural causes. She was born October 23, 1922 in Phillips, Texas. Since her husband, Loren Weldon Begley, … [Read more...]

Helen A. Curtis

Helen A. Curtis, 80, passed to eternal life on Thursday, January 12, in Sparks, Nevada following a sudden illness. Helen was born to Alexander J. and Metella M. Cherpeski on February 2, 1936 in Salida, Colorado. She was united in marriage to Wilbur … [Read more...]

Sandra “Sandy” Stout

10/10/1941 ~ 01/11/2017  Sandra “Sandy” Stout passed away peacefully on January 11, 2017 at the age of 75 with her loving husband by her side. Sandy was born on October 10th 1941 in Chicago, IL to Atla Hume and John Boquist. She went on to marry … [Read more...]

James (Jim) DeLile Terry

James (Jim) DeLile Terry, 62, passed away peacefully at his home in Chattaroy WA on Friday, January 13th, 2017. He leaves behind his wife of 40 years, Debbie (Curtis) Terry; his son, J. Nick Terry (Gailynn); his son, William J. Terry (Katherine); … [Read more...]

Ladycats home winning streak comes to an end

By Tylar Laity Girls basketball coach The White Pine High girls basketball team has notoriously been good at home the past few years, in fact before last Friday they haven’t lost in two years at home. On that Friday though the Ladycats would … [Read more...]

Norman adds GATE program for spring term

By Adam Young  A Gifted and Talented (GATE) program will be piloted at David E. Norman Elementary School during the second semester of the 2016-2017 school year.  Students will have opportunities to stretch their learning in math, reading, writing … [Read more...]

Lions Club honors Ernest and Zeman

Kristina Ernest is a veteran member of the White Pine Middle School staff. She serves the school this year as the Dean of Students, a member of the School Performance Leadership and Implementation Team and as the 7th grade PLC team leader. Kristina … [Read more...]

Gate assessment fee may be charged for recycling

By: KayLynn Roberts-McMurray  Close to a year ago a recycling center was opened at the City Landfill. Owner of J&M Trucking, Tony Locke was a huge contributor to this project, investing over $50,000 in bins alone to help with the project … [Read more...]

White Pine County Aquatic Center 2017 Health Challenge

Submitted by Emily Willard Not a fan of hiking? Swim up and down the 20 highest peaks in Nevada at the White Pine County Aquatic Center! The 2017 Health Challenge, entitled “Climbing High,” kicked off on Monday, January 2nd and participants will … [Read more...]

Sage grouse lawsuit dismissed

By Keith Ridler Associated Press BOISE, Idaho — A judge has rejected Idaho Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter’s lawsuit contending the Obama administration acted illegally by imposing federal land-use restrictions intended to protect the sage grouse in … [Read more...]