Serpents fall at State

The Mineral County High baseball team was eliminated from the state tournament early over the weekend after taking losses to Indian Springs, 12-8 and Wells 13-1. Their hopes of bringing home a state title were shattered until next year as the Serpents finished out their season with a 21-9 record, but not without leaving a… [More…]

Serpents clinch the #1 spot

After suffering a tough loss to the Mammoth Huskies last Tuesday, the Serpents bounced back for a long and awaited road trip to face undefeated Wells, and a chance for some pay back from last year’s zone tournament injustice. Daniel Owens graced the mound in the first game for the Black & Gold. He allowed… [More…]

Lyda E. Belzer

In loving memory of Lyda E. Belzer passed away on April 11 at her home in Hawthorne. She was 82 years young. She was born on November 23, 1933 in Austin, Nevada to Casey and Irene Birchim. Lyda worked at the Hawthorne Army Depot for many years then when the base went contract she moved to Herlong, Calif. where she finished out her 30 years as a Civil Service employee. She… [More…]

Eugene Jack

Eugene Jack was called home by our Grandfathers on Saturday, April 2 with his daughter, granddaughter, son-in-law and ex-wife by his side at Banner Churchill Hospital in Fallon. Eugene, born in Schurz on Dec. 13, 1949 was a lifelong  father, grandfather, brother, uncle and mentor to many. After graduating from Churchill County High School class of 1966, then attending Chilocco Indian School, he pursued a successful career as… [More…]

Beryl Warner-Adair

  God received another angel in heaven when He called home Beryl Wa r n e r -Ad a i r. She was born Dec. 4, 1958 to (the late) Marvel and Orlando (Toby) Warner in Fallon and lived in Hawthorne most of her life. She passed away at Mount Grant General Hospital on April 5, 2016. She is survived by her husband Steven R. Adair; son Kenneth R.… [More…]

April 21,2016

Lions Club to sell AFD pins

This year the local Lions Club will be selling their first ever lapel/hat pins commemorating the Armed Forces Day celebration to be held in Hawthorne on May 21. The pins are red, white and blue and are cast in the shape of the State of Nevada, with Mineral County superimposed over the state. Inside Mineral County lies Walker Lake with our… [More…]

April 14, 2016

Class of 1966 seeking members for 50-year reunion next month

The Class of 1966 will be having a 50-year class reunion Armed Forces Weekend, May 20 and May 21. On May 20 there will be a meet and greet at the Ordnance Museum from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, May 21 will be a dinner at the El Capitan with a social hour from 5 to 6 p.m. and dinner at… [More…]

Eugene “Geno” Jack

Eugene “Geno” Jack was born on Dec. 13, 1949. He was called home by our grandfathers on April 2, 2016. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 16 at The Gardens Funeral Home located at 2949 Austin Road in Fallon. A potluck luncheon will be held after in the Stillwater Tribal Gym. For more information call 303-968-6428.