Western Nevada College Jump Start College Program Nears Close Of First Year

Courtesy of Western Nevada College CARSON CITY, Nev. — Jump Start, a collaborative effort between Western Nevada College and five Nevada school districts to offer early college opportunities, is a success. That is the word from high schools in the region as its first year winds down. From the grades being earned to the opportunities being afforded, high school juniors and seniors from 11 high schools … Continue reading Western Nevada College Jump Start College Program Nears Close Of First Year

Boy Scouts Of America Heroism Awards Presented

Courtesy of Nevada Boy Scouts CARSON CITY, Nev — Nevada Boy Scouts celebrated the awarding of not one but two Heroism Awards at Carson City Troop 341’s Court of Honor recently at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Carson City. Dozens of Scouts, Scouters and parents applauded Jeremiah Beauford and Eli Thomas as each young man received the Life Saving Award as each Scout had saved the … Continue reading Boy Scouts Of America Heroism Awards Presented

Nevada Department Of Transportation Announces Apparent Low Bidder For Last Leg Of Carson Freeway Project

by Meg Ragonese, Nevada Department of Transportation CARSON CITY, Nev. – The Nevada Department of Transportation’s Carson City Freeway Project has reached an important milestone with the recent opening of construction contract bids for the project’s final leg.      Road and Highway Builders’ approximately $42 million bid was named as the apparent low bid for the project. Final bid approval and contract execution will take … Continue reading Nevada Department Of Transportation Announces Apparent Low Bidder For Last Leg Of Carson Freeway Project

Western Nevada Musical Theatre Co. Presents ‘The Music Man’ May 8-17

  Courtesy of Western Nevada College The Western Nevada Musical Theatre Company celebrates its 25th anniversary in 2015 with two Broadway blockbusters. The critically acclaimed, award-winning Carson City musical theatre company offers a delightful year for the whole family. The season opens May 8 with the high-stepping favorite, Meredith Willson’s The Music Man. Featuring the high-stepping 76 Trombones, the romantic ‘Til There Was You, and the comical Trouble in River City.             Performances … Continue reading Western Nevada Musical Theatre Co. Presents ‘The Music Man’ May 8-17

Tumbleweeds Gymnastics To Host Family Fun & Fit Day

  Staff Reports Tumbleweeds Gymnastics and the Carson Valley Fit Kids Coalition present a Family Fun & Fit Day March 22 from 1 to 4 p.m. at 3633 Research No. 104 in Carson City. The free event will include area experts with information about keeping your family healthy, fit and safe, a free open gym (parents must be present), raffle prizes, castle, ball pit and … Continue reading Tumbleweeds Gymnastics To Host Family Fun & Fit Day

Baseball: Douglas Tops North Valleys, Carson (PHOTOS)

Staff Reports The Douglas High School baseball team concluded the Mike Bearman Memorial Tournament Saturday with a pair of wins at Carson High School. In the first, Douglas won 10-5 over North Valleys, getting three RBIs from Logan Fencl and two from Zach Davies. Blake Murray struck out two in four innings of work and Tanner Valenzuela pitched three innings. Douglas later beat Carson 13-5, … Continue reading Baseball: Douglas Tops North Valleys, Carson (PHOTOS)