Breast Cancer Golf Tourney this Saturday
A Breast Cancer Rally will be held at the Walker Lake Golf Course on Saturday, Aug. 13. The coed four-person scramble will have contests such as: closest to the pin and best dressed in pink. The putting contest begins at 8:30 a.m. with tee off at 9 a.m. Price is $35 per person with cart.

Registration needs to be completed by Friday, Aug. 12 at 5 p.m. Contact Dianna Reeves at 316-1620 or Kristin Reeves at 316-0415 for more information.

Back to School supply program slated

CAHS is accepting sign-ups for their Back to School Supply Program for the upcoming 2016/2017 school year. If you are the primary caretaker of the child/children you may sign your child up for school supplies.

Please bring in your proof of income; including food stamp verification. This program is for low-income families.

Please come into the office located at 924 5th street to sign your child/children up through Aug. 15. If you have any questions, please contact CAHS at 775-945-2471

Plenty of fun planned for 9/11 Challenge
If the thought of hiking 17 or 9.11 miles doesn’t appeal to you, the 9/11 Challenge Committee has planned a weekend full of activities designed for all citizens to honor those who lost their lives on 9/11.

The 9/11 Parade procession will begin at 5:30 p.m. down Main Street to Veteran’s Memorial Park on Friday, Sept.

9.  Then, packet pick up and registration will commence immediately following the raising of the big flag and 911-remembrance ceremony on Friday evening.

Again, this year Mt. Grant Electric will host the spaghetti dinner, which is free to 9/11 Challenge participants and a donation for all others. The grand finale for the weekend will be a 911 Memorial Breakfast at the B.P.O. Elks Lodge on Sunday, Sept. 11.   For further information consult the website or the organizations Facebook page.

Elks Lodge breakfast on tap sunday
There will be an Elks Lodge “get away breakfast” for the Modesto Ridge Runners on Aug. 14.

The public is invited as usual. Best breakfast in Hawthorne. Starts at 6:30 a.m. and goes until 11 a.m.

Back to School Meet and Greet Aug. 17

A “Back to School” meet and greet and parent/athlete sports meeting for grades 7-12 will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 17 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Mineral County High School gymnasium.

Meet new principal, Mr. Jeff Wales; visit classrooms and meet with teachers; receive the new athletic handbook, sports information, rule changes and complete necessary forms as well as purchasing of student body cards for $20. All athletes must have a student body card to play sports.

Fall Festival scheduled for Sept. 10 at Lion’s Park
The Senior Services Program will host their second Fall Festival at the Park fundraiser event on Saturday, Sept. 10 at Lion’s Park, with all proceeds supporting the senior services programs of Mineral County.