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A Welcomed Sight: New Truck Stop Slated for Nov. 15 Opening

Golden Gate Petroleum announced this week that its new Hawthorne truck stop is on track to open its doors on Nov. 15. Construction began in late July at their new location, across from McDonald’s … [Read More...]



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Mighty Serpents Host Sparks

Submitted Article On Saturday, Oct. 11 our Pop Warner football team went head to head with the Sparks Steelers as we hosted our first home game of … [Read More...]


Serpents Route Pyramid Lake

The Mineral County High football team won its second straight road game Friday night after defeating Pyramid Lake 66-14 in Nixon. Mineral County’s … [Read More...]

It was a tale of two halves for The Serpents football team last week in Hawthorne against Virginia City.

Serpents Fall to VC, Suffer First Loss

It was a tale of two halves for the Mineral County High football team last week in Hawthorne against Virginia City. The Serpents raced out to a … [Read More...]

The Lady Serpents fell 3-1 last Tuesday evening before dropping all three sets against Virginia City in their first home game of the season Friday night.

Lady Serpents Lose Home Opener

After sweeping both games of a double-header at Excel Christian the week before, the Mineral County High volleyball team hit a rough patch. The … [Read More...]




Question 3 Has Too Many Problems to Count

If you know nothing about any other matter on the November ballot, we urge you to go the polls to cast a resounding “no” vote on Question 3 — … [Read More...]



Alberta Louise Aid: Aug. 20, 1923 – Oct. 7, 2014

"Together Again” Alberta Louise Aid, 91, passed away at Family Tree in West Point of natural … [Read More...]

Randy Lee McQueen, 62, died on Sept. 22 at his home. He was born on August 1, 1952 in Gooding, Idaho to Robert and Gladys McQueen.

Randy Lee McQueen

Randy Lee McQueen, 62, longtime resident of Hawthorne, died on Sept. 22 at his home.  He was born on … [Read More...]