Little League 9-10 year old all stars score big win

Kobe Barnes swings the bat during a game in the Hawthorne Little League All Stars Tournament held last week in Spring Creek. (Courtesy photos)

It had been years in the making but on Monday the 9-10 year olds Little League All Stars did it, they scored a win in an all star tournament. “It was a very big win. It had been a long time, like 7 or 8 years. The kids were really excited,” the … [Read more...]

Four locals advance to nationals

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Sadie Leyba holds the American flag during the opening ceremonies of the State Finals Rodeo.

  After all the months hard work and preparation, the White Pine High School Rodeo Club have successfully concluded their second straight year hosting the State Finals rodeo. Four of the clubs members will advance onto the National Finals … [Read more...]

Rodeo Nationals fundraising

Miss Nevada

Garrett Estrada photo As the 2015-2016 State of Nevada High School Rodeo Queen and National Qualifer, Catherine Odgers has some work to do. She is currently attempting to fund raise $500 to make the trip to nationals as well as decorate a Nevada … [Read more...]

Eureka student qualifies to compete at world’s largest junior high rodeo

DENVER — Chace Green a seventh grade student at Eureka Junior High School has earned a position on the Nevada state/provincial National Junior High rodeo team and will be traveling with fellow teammates to Des Moines, Iowa, June 21-27 to complete at … [Read more...]

State rodeo this weekend

White Pine Rodeo Club’s Paul Sonerholm took fourth place in Saddle Bronc Riding at last year’s state rodeo finals to move on to nationals. 
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Over 130 contestants, 16 locals, to compete in finals   A year’s worth of planning, practicing and hard work is about to finally pay off for the boys and girls of the White Pine Rodeo Club as they will play host to this years Nevada … [Read more...]

Mountain biking event turns 10 as it welcomes riders

The tenth annual Tears, Beers and Fears mountain biking endurance event will kick off in Ely on Saturday at 9 a.m. starting at Broadbent Park. According to event organizer Kent Robertson, over 100 riders from all around the west coast will be … [Read more...]

Veterans fundraiser golf tournament set for July 3

A special golf tournament to help raise money for projects and initiatives to help local veterans will tee off on July 3 at the White Pine County Golf Course. Entry is $50 (plus green fees and cart) per person. The tournament will begin at 8 a.m. … [Read more...]

Rodeo girls headed to nationals

White Pine Rodeo Members Shay Zeman and Jessie Leyba hold their first place belt buckles from the state finals rodeo held in Winnemucca on May 22.
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Pair of middle school rodeo club members take first in state finals Two White Pine Middle School students are moving on to compete in the National Junior High Finals Rodeo (NJHFR) after both took first place in the state rodeo finals held in … [Read more...]

Lincoln senior wins online wrestling contest

By Greg Hicks Lincoln County Record Work ethic. It’s a characteristic commonly graded by others based on here-and-now situations; obviously, loosely used a lot of the time. By definition, work ethic is the belief in the moral benefit and … [Read more...]

Lincoln student moves on to national interviewing competition

Lincoln County High School student Stefan Hale holds up his gold medal from the SkillsUSA Nevada interviewing competition. Hale will travel to Kentucky on June 22 to compete against other students from around the country.
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By Greg Hicks Lincoln County Record There are times in life, where you have a hard time seeing your own potential; but others do. You challenge yourself immediately and ask, “Can I do this?”. Often, because you have never tried, the answer is … [Read more...]