Solving the Teacher Shortage Problem

In a couple of months, the Clark County School District will begin hiring teachers for the next school year.  Will they find enough teachers to fill the current vacancies and the anticipated openings due to retirements and resignations? By all … [Read more...]

Donation to local food bank

The Kennecott Years-All Class Reunion Committee is pleased to donate $500 to the local CACHE program which donates special backpack items to those students in need. The committee continues to make donations to local non-profit organizations. … [Read more...]

Bobcats lose two on the road; drop home game to rival Eureka by one

  The White Pine High boys’ basketball team traveled to Las Vegas to play The Meadows on Jan. 29, and came away with a 66-31 loss. The next day, they lost to Calvary Chapel Christian, 78-52. On Tuesday, Feb. 2, the Bobcats started a … [Read more...]

Governor offering a way to save sage grouse and mining

Gov. Brian Sandoval is imploring the Interior Department to accept a state-created alternative to its proposed draconian plan to remove millions of acres of federal public land from productive use — specifically mining — as a way of paying lip … [Read more...]

Elks Hoop Shoot Champs

The Elks are pleased to announce the 44th annual Elks Hoop Shoot contest.  One boy and two girls, ages 8 to 13 won the second round of competition in the Elks National  Hoop Shoot Free Throw contest at Austin, Nevada on January 30 and have been named … [Read more...]

United States must jumpstart Minerals Production for a secure energy future

By Hal Quinn In 1990, the United States led the world in metals and minerals production. This was great news for America’s manufacturers because it meant they had ready access to the copper, gold, platinum, and silver needed to power everything … [Read more...]

Annual Tuesday pancake supper

The Annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper to be held at St. Bartholomew’s 209 West 7th St. (Downtown) at the undercroft 5 pm til 7 pm. $5.00 a plate Menu: Ham, eggs, pancakes, juice, or coffee All are welcome, so join us. … [Read more...]

February Wedding

Mike and Melinda Poulsen are pleased to announce the marriage of their daughter, Kassidy Ann, to Trevor Kelson Jones, son of Ken and Vera Jones. Their marriage will be solemnized in the St. George L.D.S. Temple on Feb. 12. A reception will be held in … [Read more...]

Letters to the Editor

To the Editor: I’m writing to request a favor from your readers. In a college course I’m taking to become a teacher, my professor has assigned us a project to learn about a town in the U.S. She’s requiring that we do this without the use of … [Read more...]

Photographers go back in time for Nevada Northern Railway photo event

The Nevada Northern Railway Museum offers a truly unique opportunity for photographers to bring their cameras back in time, taking shots of historic railway equipment in a spectacular and authentic setting. The Winter Steam Photo Spectacular … [Read more...]