Obituary: Chad Kelley

Funeral services for Chad Kelley will be held at Crossroads Christian Fellowship, 5501 Dewey Dr. in Fair Oaks, Calif. on Friday, Nov. 7 at 2 p.m.

Mighty Serpents Pick Up Win

Saturday the Mighty Serpents defeated North Tahoe 31-25. It was an awesome game; both teams were a great match up. The Serpents started off strong with the quarterback, Katcher Millward running in for the first touchdown of the game. In turn the opposing team scored a touchdown as well, but was unable to make the conversion… [More...]

Annual Catholic Ladies Guild Christmas Bazaar Set for Nov. 15


The Catholic Ladies Guild invites you to jump into the holiday spirit on Saturday, Nov. 15, at the annual Christmas Bazaar to be held at the Hawthorne Convention Center from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is free. Over 30 crafters and vendors have arranged to be there for your holiday shopping. Plan to stay… [More...]

Pizza Factory Offering Free Lunch to Veterans

They say there’s no such thing as a free lunch.  But this Nov. 11, on Veterans Day, Pizza Factory, a 110-store chain of pizza restaurants, is changing all that. “We appreciate everything our veterans have done for our country and want to honor their service,” says Mary Jane Riva, chief executive officer of Pizza Factory… [More...]

Card of Thanks

Thank You, The family of Art Noble would like to thank the community for their outpouring of compassion during this most difficult time. Perhaps you sent a lovely card, or sat quietly in a chair, perhaps you sent a floral piece, if so we saw it there. Perhaps you spoke the kindest words, as any… [More...]

Serpents Finish Season in Style


The Mineral County High football team ended its season in a big way last week, knocking off rival Coleville 78-40 in Hawthorne. It was a bittersweet night for the Serpents as they ended up missing out on the playoffs and said goodbye to this years senior class in the process. The Serpents finished the year… [More...]

Rockets Open Up Season Nov. 10

The 7th and 8th grade teams will open their season Nov. 10 at home against rival team Virginia City. The games will begin at 3:30 p.m. at the Junior High Gym. Both the 7th and 8th grade teams are three time defending champions of the Sagebrush League. Coach Summerbell has high expectations for his teams… [More...]

Arthur Alan Noble


“Art” Noble, 74, longtime resident of Mina, passed away Oct. 20, 2014 at Mt. Grant Hospital in Hawthorne. Art was born on Feb. 28, 1940 in Aurora, NE to Lloyd Raymond and Mildred Noble. His family moved to Nevada when he was three years old and lived the rest of his life in desert towns… [More...]

Letters to the Editor

Dear Editor, Many of us heard the news story about the house fire the morning of Oct. 22 1:30 a.m. in Schurz. It was a total loss, they had no insurance, house was too old to be insured. The family has other members living with them at this time: Shelly, daughter-in-law Nicole Sullivan, and roommate… [More...]

Cards of Thanks


Thank You, Thank you to all those who attended the pumpkin coach dedication. This historic pumpkin carriage came from the Babbitt playground where it was a joy for generations of children. One of our Lions found it in Mina and the Hawthorne Lions Club decided to obtain it for Lion’s Park and we are proud… [More...]