Pioche Chamber News

On March 14, the Pioche Chamber of Commerce conducted its regular meeting. Candice Mortenson, Les Derkovitz and Mary King were present. During committee reports, it was discussed that one of the volunteers will no longer be able to provide … [Read more...]

Day of Prayer scheduled for May 4 in Pioche

Submitted by Linda Rollins A Lincoln County National Day of Prayer Event will take place outside at the Lincoln County Court House in Pioche, at the flagpole, 4 p.m. on Thursday May 4. We will circle the flagpole to pray and sing songs we all … [Read more...]

Marilyn J. Boyle-Winn

Marilyn J. Boyle-Winn, longtime resident of Las Vegas, NV. Recently resided in Alamo, NV for 15 years. Born on February 4, 1946 in Mitchell, SD. Passed away March 16, 2017. Preceded by parents Frank and Olive Boyle; Brother Marvin Boyle. Survived by … [Read more...]

April 14, 2017

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Letter to the Editor: Democrats Declared War on Nevada Sportsmen

Dear Editor, Why Have Democrats Declared War on Nevada Sportsmen? Wildlife management by sporting groups in Nevada has enjoyed the enviable status of being largely nonpartisan. Whether sportsmen were re-seeding fire-ravaged rangeland in the … [Read more...]

Orilla Lamb Hammond

Orilla Lamb Hammond, age 98, passed away on March 29, 2017 in Caliente, Nevada. She was born on March 23, 1919 in Enterprise, Utah to Israel Hiram and Phoebe Elena Covington Lamb. She was one of eleven children; six lived to adulthood. She married … [Read more...]

Panther track at Meadows

The Pahranagat Valley High School track team competed at The Meadows Weekday on April 5. The Panthers were joined by 1A Beatty and Word of Life, 2A Lake Mead, Laughlin and The Meadows and 4A Bishop Gorman and Clark. For the boys, sophomore … [Read more...]

April 7, 2017

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Letter to the Editor: Why are answers so hard to come by?

Dear Editor, Why are answers so hard to come by? After months of research my questions and opinions are as follows. On December 5, 2016 a Lincoln County Commission meeting was convened as many before, agenda item #16 was opened, discussed, … [Read more...]

March 31, 2017

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Richard Dee Alfano

Richard Dee Alfano passed peacefully, March 14, 2017, in his home n Caliente, Nevada. He was born August 16, 1937 in Spokane Washington to Eugene Alfano and Florentina (Dolly) Alfano, who preceded him in death. Rich will be lovingly remembered by … [Read more...]

Officers focus on distracted drivers

Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office – Law enforcement agencies statewide will be Joining Forces and focusing on Distracted Drivers April 1st – April 15th, 2017. The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office will be working diligently to urge motorists to keep your … [Read more...]

Local executive earns top healthcare management credential

Jason K. Bleak, FACHE, Administrator and CEO, Grover C. Dils Medical Center, Caliente, Nevada, recently became a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), the nation’s leading professional society for healthcare leaders. “The … [Read more...]

Pahranagat track team competes at Arbor View

The Pahranagat Valley High School track team competed at the Arbor View Invitational with fellow 1A schools Spring Mountain, Tonopah, 2A Lincoln County and a slew of 3A and 4A schools. For the boys, Sophomore Garrett Bowen ran the best 1A 400 … [Read more...]

March 24, 2017

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Marla Louis Brumley Gretka

Marla Louis Brumley Gretka was born on June 21, 1967 in Caliente, Nevada to Lee Calvin Brumley and Betty Davis Brumley. Her father was on deployment in Vietnam with the United States Army at the time of her birth, so she never got the opportunity … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor: Jolly’s Drug Store

Dear Editor, Jolly’s Drug Store and its employees would like to publicly express their gratitude for the business and support of the people of Lincoln County. Jolly’s Drug is excited to serve Lincoln County and is proud to host its grand opening … [Read more...]

Letter to the Editor: Important Vortex Questions

Dear Editor, Recent articles and letters in the paper about the proposed Vortex Power project have convinced me that several important questions have not been answered. The country is full of examples where someone dreams up some scheme to … [Read more...]

March 17, 2017

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Grand re-opening for Pioche thrift store

On April 2, from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Chili Pepper – Main Street in Pioche ( Pioche’s thrift store) - will be having a “Grand Re-Opening Party”. Refreshments will be served and there will also be a free quilt raffle. The store has been enlarged … [Read more...]