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<p>Mark Waite / Pahrump Valley Times - Rogers Estates resident Lloyd Hohl, far right, asks the County Commission not to change some nearby zoning that would allow solar development. The commission voted 4-1 despite the concerns expressed by Hohl and other residents including Marla Quercia, right, and Gary Thomas, middle.</p>

Commissioners change zoning despite protests from area residents

Updated: Dec 17, 2014 8:15am

Nye County commissioners voted Tuesday to rezone approximately 172 acres on Thousandaire Boulevard from specific plan to light industrial zoning following a well attended and contentious public...

<p>Peter Davis / Special to the Pahrump Valley Times - Jax Clayton went 4-0 at the Spring Valley Duals over the weekend.</p>

Trojans grapplers take third at Spring Valley Duals

Updated: Dec 17, 2014 8:39am

The Trojans wrestling team had their first home match against Sierra Vista last Thursday night. The Trojans mattmen didn’t disappoint the full stands and beat the Mountain Lions 54-27 in their...

Assembly Republicans tempt mutually assured destruction

Updated: Dec 17, 2014 8:34am


That’s how I ended my column last week about Republican Assemblyman John Hambrick’s expected move from the tiny “Bad Boy” office he was assigned by the Democrats in the 2013...

<p>Horace Langford Jr. / Special to the Pahrump Valley Times - Andi Bishop takes a shot against Clark. The Trojans lost a close one against Del Sol in overtime last Friday, 30-36.</p>

Lady Trojans lose close game against Del Sol in OT; Boys blown out

Updated: Dec 17, 2014 8:39am

The Lady Trojans traveled to Del Sol and lost in a close game that went into overtime, 30-36. Pahrump (1-6 overall, 0-1 Sunset League) let go of a 7-2 lead in the first and then trailed 10-9 at...

Commission forwards two projects for block grants

Updated: Dec 17, 2014 8:16am

Improvements to the Calvada Eye and repairs to the Gabbs swimming pool were the two projects Nye County will forward for approval for Community Development Block Grant funds.

An application...

<p>Selwyn Harris/ Pahrump Valley Times</p>

Two-car collision careens into a third

Updated: Dec 17, 2014 8:17am

Two people were transported to Desert View Hospital with non-life threatening injuries following a three-vehicle accident along State Route 160 and Mesquite Avenue, late Tuesday morning. Officials...

Commission delays vote on BLM ‘no’ resolution

Updated: Dec 17, 2014 8:17am

Nye County Commissioners on Tuesday decided to postpone until next month voting on a resolution to not participate in any future U.S. Bureau of Land Management resource management plan processes...

School district urges legal guardians to update contact information

Updated: Dec 17, 2014 8:18am

A minor two-vehicle accident involving a Nye County School District bus Dec. 10 highlighted an issue the local school district deals with all too often.

Superintendent Dale Norton is...

<p>Sara Sutterfield</p>

Crime Corner, Dec. 17

Updated: Dec 17, 2014 8:19am

Woman charged with intimidating a victim

Sara Sutterfield was jailed on Dec. 6 and charged with intimidating a witness after police were dispatched to an address on Comstock Street the day...

Deadline for Obamacare leads to late push

Updated: Dec 17, 2014 8:18am

People enrolled in the Nevada health insurance exchange were busy renewing their coverage Monday on the last day to receive benefits for the year beginning Jan. 1.

“There’s a line out the...