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Churchill County launches redesigned website

Churchill County launches redesigned website

Rodeo is a big event at the Churchill County Fairgrounds. This image is one of several that rotate on the home page of the redesigned website Refreshed design has modern look, is mobile-friendly Churchill County relaunched its website this morning with a new, modern look, better functionality and more responsive design. “We are pleased to offer...

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News from E.C. Best

News from E.C. Best

Giovani with Principal Keith Boone Courtesy of Keith Boone, Principal of E.C. Best Elementary -- Here's a typical awesome situation with what I'm blessed to do every day. This little boy's name is Giovanni. Today I...
Local Democrats discuss plans for caucus

Local Democrats discuss plans for caucus

Guest speaker Nnedi Stephens with Nyla Howell CCDCC meeting, October 10, 2019 Churchill County Democrats met on October 10 to discuss the plans for the 2020 Democratic Presidential Caucus and to hear from a member of...
School District Newsletter available here

School District Newsletter available here

Click to go to the Community Wave newsletter The Churchill County School District is now publishing a monthly newsletter. Find it here.               Never miss the local news -- read...
Wine Tasting to support St. Patrick’s

Wine Tasting to support St. Patrick’s

November 2nd at 6pm at St. Patrick's St. Patrick’s Catholic Church is hosting a Wine Tasting on Sat., Nov. 2, beginning at 6 p.m., in the parish hall. Tickets are $25 per person and include an...
Community Assessment teams go door-to-door

Community Assessment teams go door-to-door

Community volunteers will be in a neighborhood near you starting next week Volunteers in 31 neighborhoods this month conducting emergency preparedness survey -- Survey taken in-person at 200+ county homes Oct. 16 through 19 Churchill County and...
CCMS Blended Learning Students Unbox Makerspaces

CCMS Blended Learning Students Unbox Makerspaces

Avery in the cardboard cove by Robyn Jordan, Parent & Community Engagement Coordinator, ChurchillCSD  During the month of September the CCMS Blended Learning students set up their Makerspaces, areas in the building that will be used...
Edith on landscaping fabric

Edith on landscaping fabric

It’s hard to tell but underneath all this weed cover on the floor of my greenhouse is a layer of high quality landscape fabric. The mixture of weeds here are clover and coyote willow. The clover...
Obituary – Sharon Goodson

Obituary – Sharon Goodson

Sharon Goodson 1951 – 2019 A cherished wife and mother left her earthly bond to be with her Lord  & Savior, Jesus Christ.  While here among us, Sharon shared her life with her husband and two children, Vincent and Brandy,...
News from Numa 5th grade

News from Numa 5th grade

by Hayden Leach by Jackson Barbee Mrs. Mill's 5th graders at Numa Elementary have been writing fall poetry and working on leaf etchings. These are samples from Hayden Leach and Jackson Barbee....
Obituary — Lawrence Gilbert Harris

Obituary — Lawrence Gilbert Harris

Lawrence Gilbert Harrison 4/28/32 – 10/6/19 Sunday, October 6, 2019, a beautiful crisp Fall morning, in the home that he built with his own hands, surrounded by loving and caring family members, Lawrence Gilbert Harrison was freed from the pain...
City Council moves toward airport improvements

City Council moves toward airport improvements

Fallon City Council: Karla Kent, James Richardson, Mayor Ken Tedford, Kelly Frost by Ginny Dugan -- Fallon’s City Council recently took the first step toward the addition of a new building at the Fallon Municipal Airport...
Obituary – Dennis Roy deBraga

Obituary – Dennis Roy deBraga

Dennis Roy deBraga Dennis Roy deBraga passed away on Oct 5, 2019. He was born on Oct 6, 1933 in Stillwater, NV. He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Franci deBraga, a son D.V....
Small plane found in desert – upside down

Small plane found in desert – upside down

Pilot found safe after wreckage discovered in the desert north of Fallon On the morning of October 8, 2019 a Deputy with the Churchill County Sheriff’s Office located a badly damaged single engine, two seater Cessna...
Not Too Soon for End-of-Year Financial Moves

Not Too Soon for End-of-Year Financial Moves

Doug Drost is a local Edward Jones certified Financial Planner We’ve still got a couple of months until 2019 draws to a close, but it’s not too early to make some end-of-the-year financial moves. In fact,...
Churchill County launches redesigned website

Churchill County launches redesigned website

Rodeo is a big event at the Churchill County Fairgrounds. This image is one of several that rotate on the home page of the redesigned website Refreshed design has modern look, is mobile-friendly Churchill County relaunched...
Book Review – Toil & Trouble

Book Review – Toil & Trouble

Carol says Burroughs has mellowed Toil & Trouble by Augusten Burroughs From the time he was a child Burroughs always knew things that others didn’t. He told only his mother who explained that he descended from...
Nevada Field Day provides hands-on activities and demonstrations

Nevada Field Day provides hands-on activities and demonstrations

Nevada Field Day on Oct. 19 features education and fun for people of all ages. --Photo by Robert Moore University experts showcase research, activities and programs at fall festival RENO, Nev. – At Nevada Field Day...
Obituary — Edward John Gesick

Obituary — Edward John Gesick

Edward John Gesick Edward John Gesick, age 66 of Whittier, California left this life on Friday, September 27th, 2019 and was ushered into the presence of our lord. Ed was born February 23, 1953. The son...
Epworth invites community to hear visiting ministry

Epworth invites community to hear visiting ministry

The Feasts of Isreal presentation, October 12th at 4pm at Epworth United Methodist Church Daniel Nessim, a representative of CHOSEN PEOPLE MINISTRIES, will be speaking at Epworth United Methodist Church, on Saturday, October 12 2019 at...
Sixth Annual Goat and Sheep Sale Success

Sixth Annual Goat and Sheep Sale Success

Grange member Jaylee Vest who was one of the youth selling their goats by Gloria Montero The Fallon Livestock and Nevada Goat Producers held their sixth annual Goat and Sheep Sale on September 21st.  This special...
Local Nonprofit Selects New Leadership

Local Nonprofit Selects New Leadership

The LEAD On team at their recent board retreat Submitted courtesy of the LEAD On organization --  The LEAD On Board of Directors selected four new board of directors and seven executive team members to carry...