A Christmas Tree In Vietnam: From The Memoirs Of Ted Pannell

Editor’s Note: Former Carson Valley resident Ted Pannell, a Vietnam Veteran with family still in the area, wished to share a Christmas story with the community. It appears below, first published in December 2015. by Ted Pannell, Special to the Carson Valley Times · 5 min read Our dayroom had a bar, pool table, tables, chairs, a radio and cassette player. The old six-story hotel in Saigon … Continue reading A Christmas Tree In Vietnam: From The Memoirs Of Ted Pannell

Carson Valley Parade Of Lights Photos

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 6, 2014 — We put out a call for your Parade of Lights photos tonight. Feel free to share yours, whether of your friends and family, or of the floats themselves, on our Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/cvalleytimes or over e-mail at joey@carsonvalleytimes.com.  The Record-Courier reports Guild Mortgage was named the best overall float, The Carson Valley Active 20-30 Club won … Continue reading Carson Valley Parade Of Lights Photos

Parade Of Lights Is Dec. 6 In Gardnervile

Courtesy of Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 6, 2014 — Carson Valley’s brightest celebration of the holiday season will take to the streets for the 19th Annual Parade of Lights on Saturday beginning at 5 p.m. Residents and visitors will line Highway 395 between Eddy Street in Gardnerville and downtown Minden to watch dozens of colorfully decorated floats. The Holiday on Horseback … Continue reading Parade Of Lights Is Dec. 6 In Gardnervile

Christmas Fireworks Light Up Gardnerville Sky

Staff Reports Ron Harpin was at the Town of Gardnerville’s Christmas Kickoff Celebration Thursday night and sent in the following photos. You can view more of Ron’s work, or purchase digital prints or downloads at http://www.rahphotosnv.com. Full video of the eight-minute show is viewable here: (Continued Below) PLEASE SUPPORT OUR SPONSORS Continue reading Christmas Fireworks Light Up Gardnerville Sky

Community Christmas Concert Featuring Douglas High Music Program Set For Dec. 13

by Judy Walsh, Carson Valley Arts Council GARDNERVILLE, Nev., November 26, 2014 — Kick off your Holidays with a “Community Christmas Concert” on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014 at St. Gall’s Catholic Church Pastoral Center, 1343 Centerville Rd. Gardnerville, NV. Doors will open at 6:30 PM and concert will begin at 7 PM. The concert is free with any donations going to the Douglas High School … Continue reading Community Christmas Concert Featuring Douglas High Music Program Set For Dec. 13

Minden’s Holiday Kickoff Weekend Set For Dec. 5-6

  Courtesy of Town of Minden MINDEN, Nev., November 25, 2014 — The Minden Christmas tradition begins this year with the popular Town of Minden Gazebo Lighting Festivities Friday December 5, 2014 and continues Saturday December 6, 2014 with the 19th Annual Parade of Lights. (Continued Below)   Friday, December 5, 2014 activities include: 5:00 pm, live music including a performance by the Douglas High … Continue reading Minden’s Holiday Kickoff Weekend Set For Dec. 5-6