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Army Depot providing mentorship opportunities

  Hawthorne Army Depot is enthusiastic regarding its efforts to provide opportunities for the youth in Hawthorne and the surrounding areas. The Joint Munitions Command, HWAD headquarters, … [Read More...]




Former MCHS basketball star accepts scholarship offer

Ashari Shakir, former Mineral County High School student, was recently offered a full ride scholarship to the State University of New Orleans in … [Read More...]


VORRA races through county

VORRA racers were seen in the desert of Mineral County over the Memorial Day weekend during the 2015 Silver State Forklift Hawthorne 229. Local … [Read More...]

Daniel Owens helped pitch his team into the playoffs with his no-hitter against Wells on Saturday. Courtesy photo.

Serpents secure third seed in regional playoffs

The Mineral County High baseball team will be heading to the regional playoffs this week after earning a double-header split with Wells on … [Read More...]


Lady Serpents drop double-header

The Mineral County High girls softball team returned to the diamond Tuesday when they hosted a double-header against Tonopah in Hawthorne. The Lady … [Read More...]




Finally, some common sense compromise from the BLM on grazing

Sometimes you just have to call their bluff. The Bureau of Land Management had for two years denied permission for Badger Ranch owners Dan and … [Read More...]


Gerald Minor Sr.

Services for Gerald Minor, Sr. will be held on Saturday, June 6 at 3:30 p.m. at the Hawthorne Church … [Read More...]


Roberta Knapp

Roberta Knapp of Walker Lake passed away quietly in a Reno hospital on May 22, 2015 after a … [Read More...]