‘Life Is Permanent, So Mark It With A Sharpie’ — Douglas High Graduates Class Of 2017

Staff Reports · 9 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas High bid farewell to a senior class of 395 graduates Wednesday night at the high school. Speakers invoked the words of Margaret Thatcher, Nelson Mandela, Jerry Lewis, Randy Travis and Tim McGraw to encourage and inspire the class. It was outgoing principal Marty Swisher, though, who brought the graduates to their feet in saying his own goodbyes. “Thank you … Continue reading ‘Life Is Permanent, So Mark It With A Sharpie’ — Douglas High Graduates Class Of 2017

Douglas County Food Health Inspections: June 8

Staff Reports · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — This week’s Douglas County food health inspections appear below. Up this week: King Buffet, Harvey’s Lake Tahoe, Toast Tahoe, Market Cafe/Historian Inn, Round Hill Pines Beach Resort, GE Cafeteria, Dollar Tree (Topsy Lane), Kim’s Donuts and Bella Tahoe Catering. [embeddoc url=”http://carsonvalleytimes.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Douglas-County-Food-Health-Inspections-060817.pdf” height=”800px”] Continue reading Douglas County Food Health Inspections: June 8

Douglas High Music Department Celebrates Senior Achievements

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas High School Music Department has earned many accolades this year, but many of this year’s graduating class have gone above and beyond. Christi Blahnik, second year music director at Douglas High School, shared the achievements of many of her seniors indicating how proud she is of their commitment and achievements in … Continue reading Douglas High Music Department Celebrates Senior Achievements

East Fork Fire Protection District Ready To Launch New Volunteer Opportunities

Courtesy of the East Fork Fire Protection District · 5 min read ​​ MINDEN, Nev. — After several years of struggling to maintain its volunteer firefighting forces following the traditional model of deployment and participation, the East Fork Fire Protection District is ready to provide new options for those who might be wishing to become volunteers with the District. The district’s staffing is critical and … Continue reading East Fork Fire Protection District Ready To Launch New Volunteer Opportunities

Soccer: Reno 1868 FC Tops Rio Grande Valley FC In A Thriller

Courtesy of Reno 1868 FC · 2 min read RENO, Nev. – When Reno 1868 FC needed a hero on Wednesday night at Greater Nevada Field, defender Brent Richards showed up to save the day. In front of a crowd of 4,844 fans, Reno beat Rio Grande Valley FC 3-2 thanks to Richards’ thrilling goal in the 77th minute from an assist from defender Luis Felipe … Continue reading Soccer: Reno 1868 FC Tops Rio Grande Valley FC In A Thriller

Douglas High School Graduation Photo Booth 2017

Staff Reports · 4 min read MINDEN, Nev. — As Douglas High School seniors prepared to take their final steps toward graduation Wednesday afternoon, the Carson Valley Times invited them to take part in the annual Graduation Photo Booth. We gave them no other instructions other than to be themselves and to have fun. The following is what resulted. The full story, photos and videos from … Continue reading Douglas High School Graduation Photo Booth 2017