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...]

Little League, big heart

Hunner Doty prepares for a pitch at home base on Tuesday afternoon. The White Pine Little League Association is currently halfway through their regular season.
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To Little League President, game means more than just competing In the humid air of Tuesday afternoon, parents, siblings and other members of the community gathered together on the cold, aluminum bleachers with their eyes all trained on the … [Read more...]

Soccer camp coming to Ely

The Premier Athletic Soccer School (P.A.S.S.) has announced they will hold a soccer camp in Ely from June 22-26 for children ages 6 and up. The camp will be led by a coach with over 10 years of experience running soccer camps. The Ely camp will … [Read more...]

State runner-up in softball

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Freshman Brittany Kingston throws a pitch from the circle against Lincoln County in the State softball finals held at UNLV’s Eller Media Stadium on May 16.

Ladycats come back through losers bracket to play Lincoln in finals   Things didn’t start the way the White Pine High School Ladycat softball team wanted it to in the first game of the Division III state tournament held over the … [Read more...]