PVHS Holds Annual Ski Trip

Each year, the Pahranagat Valley High School students have the opportunity to go on an annual ski trip at Brian Head. The student council plans the trip each year. Madi Taylor, Student Council President, helped coordinate this trip by contacting … [Read more...]

Pahranagat Valley Elementary Puts on Annual Christmas Play

The Pahranagat Valley Elementary School put on its annual Christmas play entitled “Once Upon a Housetop” on December 20. The high school multipurpose room was packed with family and residents sitting and watching students sing and dance under the dir … [Read more...]

School Choir’s Perform Winter Concert at PVHS

On Dec. 13, the Pahranagat Valley Middle and High School Choir performed its winter concert entitled “Here We Come a Caroling.” Beautiful melodies and harmonies by ten young women filled the school’s multipurpose room, conducted by Lori Pitt and accom … [Read more...]

Alamo Sewer and Water News

The Alamo Sewer and Water Board met on Dec. 5. The board continues to monitor arsenic levels, as the town’s water tank is still testing under the regulated limit. Trevor Laird told the board the new pump for the Sandhill well has still not a … [Read more...]

Alamo Town Board News

The Alamo Town Board met on Nov. 14. The board discussed purchasing four “no pets on the grass” signs for each of the fields in town and tabled the decision until the budget is analyzed further. Also, there was a problem with the doorknobs on the m … [Read more...]

Alamo Power District News

The Alamo Power District met Nov. 14. The board approved a four-percent increase in salary for 2018. Currently, since the end of October, the Power District has $21,000 in profit. The board discussed difficult accounts, and Shain Manuele is currently … [Read more...]

Fire District News

The Pahranagat Valley Fire District met Nov. 15. Ryan Rhodes, the EMT Coordinator, discussed location, date, and time for the district holiday party. He is asking the store to cater the event. Rhodes also reminded the board that an ambulance is … [Read more...]

Alamo Sewer and Water News

The Alamo Sewer and Water Board met Nov. 7. They received a letter from the State Revolving Fund (SRF) which outlined that the current Preliminary Engineering Report (PER) wasn’t properly formatted. The board agreed to follow up with Farr West E … [Read more...]

Fire District News

The Pahranagat Valley Volunteer Fire District met Oct 25. Ryan Rhodes, EMT Coordinator, reported he and Trish Schofield went to the EMS expo exhibit hall in Las Vegas. He talked about his findings with the different ambulance manufacturers and how … [Read more...]

High School Rodeo Held in Alamo

The Alamo High School Rodeo Team hosted a rodeo last weekend at the Alamo Rodeo Grounds. One hundred and sixty-four participants, ranging from 10 to 19 years of age, from all over Nevada, California, and Idaho, came with their horses to compete in … [Read more...]

Pahranagat Volleyball Wins Regional Tournament

The Pahranagat Valley Lady Panthers dominated the 1A Southern League playoffs on Saturday in Alamo, easily defeating Liberty Baptist and Tonopah in straight sets. Against Liberty Baptist, Pahranagat won each set with an end score of 25-10. The … [Read more...]

Panthers Route Tonopah in First Round

The lights lit up the sky in Alamo as the Pahranagat Valley High football team faced off against Tonopah in the first round of playoffs last week. The Panthers then lit up the Muckers for a 44-0 win to advance to the state semifinals. Against … [Read more...]

Gubernatorial Candidate Rides Through County

On Oct. 20, Jared Fisher, one of the Republican candidates for governor of Nevada, rode into Pahranagat Valley on his second official Listening Tour. Alamo was one of the last two stops on his recent five-day tour of rural Nevada that started in Las … [Read more...]

Alamo Town Board News

The Alamo Town Board met October 11. Fertilizing was approved again and has been ordered for the schools to use in the coming week. There were discussions about the bathrooms used for the Splash Pad. In the spring, when it reopens for use, if … [Read more...]

Power District News

Alamo Power District met Oct. 10. The employee compensation policy for the coming calendar year 2018 was discussed and addressed to the board. It will be tabled until the meeting in November. The board also discussed a limiting policy with … [Read more...]

Pahranagat FFA Makes Flowers to Raise Money for Chapter

The Pahranagat Valley FFA Chapter held a fundraiser, taking orders for corsages and boutonnieres for the Homecoming dance. They sold corsages for $24 and boutonnieres for $12, or you could order a set for $30. The choices of flowers were red, yellow, … [Read more...]

Schools Take Part in Emergency Planning Drills

On Oct. 9, the Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) took part in a series of drills in Alamo involving the schools and community. The schools participated in drills for school bus evacuation, fire, shelter in place, earthquake, lockdown, school … [Read more...]

Pahranagat Valley High Celebrates Homecoming

Panther fans joined in several festivities this past week for Homecoming. The student council worked really hard in putting together great events. The council was in charge of the Mr. PV contest. The football team was in charge of the powder puff … [Read more...]

Gymkhana held at Whipple Ranch

The Great Basin Riders gathered for another Gymkhana at the Whipple Ranch on Sept. 30. The event had been rescheduled from earlier in the month due to weather. Dillon Baker, 9, of Lund, rode his mule George in the events. This is the first time … [Read more...]

Community Steps up for Local Students

The residents of Pahranagat Valley have spent the last couple of weeks donating items for elementary, middle, and high school students as part of a school drive. Instead of the normal school supplies, the items needed were jackets, sweatshirts, … [Read more...]