Ruth Ann Borgerson Dellinger | Carl Richard Holybee

Ruth Ann Borgerson Dellinger Ruthie, a wonderful and loving wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, niece, and sister, passed away in Mina, Nevada on Oct. 22, 2017, after a tragic accident on her ATV. Ruth Ann Borgerson Dellinger was born on Dec. 29, 1969 in Yerington, Nev. She was the oldest of two children born to Blake… [More…]

Reflections of the Past

10 Years Ago • Jetway Motors, based in Fallon, leased property in Hawthorne to make a used vehicle sales lot. This week several vehicles have been brought in and placed on the lot. “We will have a great selection of vehicles, cars, and trucks for immediate sale to our customers,” stated JR, sales lot manager.… [More…]

Arrest Record

The following people were arrested in Mineral County on or after Oct. 22 and were in jail on Monday at or after about 8 a.m. All charges against them are misdemeanors unless otherwise noted. All are innocent until proven guilty in court. Names and charges appear as they have been received from the sheriff’s office.… [More…]

Is This You? | Life Changes Us All

By Trina Machacek We sit in the back row at church. No real reason for this. It just happens that way. So the back of my head of hair has not been an issue—until now. I was drying my hair after a shower and I happened to see what I thought was a lone stray… [More…]

Court News

District Court • On Nov. 22, 2016, Jessica Martene Eusted was sentenced after admitting to allegations contained in violations reports dated Aug. 31, 2016. The court found that Eusted violated terms and condition of her probation and that her probation should be revoked. Eusted was found guilty of the crime of unlawful use of a… [More…]

Mineral County Wins Big at Excel Christian, 74-46

The Mineral County High football team raced out to an early lead at Excel Christian and held off the Warriors in the second half to win 74-46 last Friday afternoon. Excel’s offense posted 32 points in the first half, but the Serpents blanked them in the third quarter to take control of the game. It… [More…]

Letter to the Editor

Dear Editor, After recently moving back to Hawthorne, I read the Mineral County Code. When I got to Chapter 9 Section 080 Part 10 I was shocked to find that County Code has banned firearms from the town of Hawthorne since 1946. It reads, “It is unlawful for any person to make a bonfire or… [More…]

Mineral County Commission Highlights

Commissioner Highlights from the Oct. 4 meeting Safety message Emergency Manager Pat Hughes gave a safety message regarding flu season. Business license The following business license was approved: GP Global, LLC (George Pomeroy). Liquor license The following liquor license was approved: Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) (Barbara Edington) for a special event at convention center.… [More…]

Notices & Events

Veterans Day service set for next Saturday The American Legion Post 19 will be hosting a Veterans Day service at the Veteran’s Memorial Park (Big Flag Park) Saturday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. The public is invited to pay tribute to our veterans that have and continue to protect our land of liberty. Everyone is… [More…]

Mildred Irene Nichols | Myrna Joan Lumsden | Michael Mongelli

Mildred Irene Nichols Mildred Irene Nichols was called home to heaven on Aug. 25, 2017, in The Dalles, Ore. Mildred “Millie” was the oldest of eight children, born to Bertha and Leonard Pyatt. She was born in Randolph County, Mo., at their rural home. She met the love of her life, Lawrence Nichols, in the… [More…]