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COURTESY PHOTO - Pictured are the Montes family and Paul Malay.
COURTESY PHOTO - Pictured are the Montes family and Paul Malay.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 5:00 PM
The 4-H Livestock meeting was held on March 11. That night we listened to six demonstrations.

  • Thursday, June 25, 2015 1:00 AM
    During a longer than usual meeting, at about six hours, there was no time for lunch as county commissioners addressed a number of high priority issues including emergency medical services, judicial district court realignment and potential sites for a new county law enforcement center. 
  • Roberta Johnson to leave Pershing County Library
    Thursday, June 25, 2015 1:00 AM
    Longtime children’s librarian Roberta Johnson will be turning the pages to a new chapter in her life when she relocates to San Antonio in the near future. “I want to be closer to my family and watch my grandchildren grow up,” said Johnson.
  • Facilitator to be hired for Pershing recycling center
    Thursday, June 25, 2015 1:00 AM
    For residents who recycle their trash, conserving limited space at the county landfill, hours of operation have shifted at the Big Meadow Recycling Center in Lovelock. Volunteers will accept recyclables on Fridays from 1 to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the facility at 815 Franklin Ave.
  • Lovelock artist creates intricate carvings to benefit historic Masonic Humboldt Lodge 27
    Thursday, June 25, 2015 1:00 AM
    Weighing up to 60 pounds, a bull moose’s antlers signal his social position and general condition to other bulls and to cows shopping for a mate. It must be an enormous relief every winter when the animals shed their antlers so they can grow new ones for the spring. Shed antlers are difficult to find because small woodland animals like squirrels, mice and porcupines gobble them up for the nutrients they contain.
  • Lovelock seniors have hand in new mural
    Thursday, June 25, 2015 1:00 AM
    Local senior citizens literally made their mark on a lunch room wall at the county senior center last Friday. Those who were willing allowed facility director Jordan McKinney to press their painted palms on a Tree of Life mural designed by local artist Jennifer Osborn.
  • Mustang coalition intervenes in Lovelock lawsuit
    Thursday, June 25, 2015 1:00 AM
    The battle over local mustangs and burros escalated recently as a national coalition of wild horse advocates joined the fight between Pershing County ranchers and the Bureau of Land Management. Intervention by mustang advocates resulted in recent dismissals of two previous federal complaints.
  • PCSD’s ‘Adventure date with the Silver State’ kicks off with visit to rescue zoo
    Thursday, June 25, 2015 1:00 AM
    This past Tuesday, June 16, eight students from the Pershing County School District traveled to the Safe Haven Rescue Zoo in Imlay, where they were taken on a tour during the animal’s feeding time by new staffer Ashley Maddox.
  • Senior van offers alternative transportation to Lovelock residents
    Wednesday, June 24, 2015 10:00 PM
    Scrapes on the car and mailbox, warnings from law enforcement and getting honked at by other drivers are listed by the AARP as signs that a driver may have outlived his or her ability to drive safely. Although statistics show that most older people are safe drivers, this will happen to all who live long enough. But the American landscape is designed for the motorist. People who make the decision to give up their car keys still need to grocery shop, get to the doctor and visit friends and family to live a rich and full life.
    Thursday, June 18, 2015 1:00 AM
    The chain of events that led to the act of valor for which Lovelock’s Jon Wright was recently awarded the Star began thousands of miles from home in a vineyard along a ditch when an American soldier deployed in Afghanistan stepped on an improvised explosive device (IED). At a May 22 ceremony hosted by US Rep. Mark Amodei, (R-Nevada), Brigadier General Todd Plimpton shared the details of Wright’s act of valor as his wife, Chelsea, and children Charley, 3, Jax, 6, and Jonny, 8, listened. The couple’s parents, siblings and some close friends were also present.
  • Fox retiring from Pershing school district after 22 years
    Wednesday, June 17, 2015 10:00 PM
    Pershing County school board members are faced with the challenge of finding a qualified person to fill the sizable shoes of Pershing School District Superintendent Dan Fox. After 22 years as one of the state’s longest serving district leaders, Fox recently told the board he’s ready to retire by the end of June.

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