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Senior news from Pahrump, Amargosa Valley and Beatty

Pahrump Senior Center

The menu (subject to change) and activities for the week of Oct. 9 – Oct. 13: Two percent milk and juice available daily:

Monday – CLOSED – Columbus Day;

Tuesday — Turkey bacon potato wrap, broccoli, banana, apple crisp, black bean soup;

Wednesday – Sloppy joe, baked beans, baby carrots, fruit cocktail, soup;

Thursday — Chicken Cordon Bleu, parsley potatoes, green beans, carrot cake, northern bean soup;

Friday – Philly cheese steak and potato stuffed pepper, peas, fruit cup, soup.


Monday — CLOSED – Columbus Day;

Tuesday — Exercise class, 9:30 a.m.; haircuts, 1 p.m.;

Wednesday —Crafty Ladies, 12:30 p.m.; senior health plans open enrollment, 10 a.m.;

Thursday — Exercise class, 9:30 a.m.; Rippits (knitting and crochet group), 11 a.m.; haircuts, 1 p.m.;

Friday — T.O.P.S. meeting, 8 a.m.; exercise class, 9:30 a.m.

Amargosa Valley Senior Center

The menu (subject to change) for the week of Oct. 9 – Oct. 13:

One percent milk available daily. Meals are served at the Amargosa Valley Senior Center from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Breakfast served from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m.

Monday — Lemon baked fish, broccoli stuffed potato, steamed carrots, beet salad, whole wheat bread, honeydew melon;

Tuesday — BBQ pork ribs, scalloped potatoes, baked beans, whole wheat bread, apples;

Wednesday — Spaghetti and meat sauce, baked acorn squash, colorful salad, 7-grain bread, strawberry banana yogurt pop;

Thursday — Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, green bean casserole, three-bean salad, frosted cherry dessert;

Friday — Whole wheat waffles with strawberries, fruit in season, orange juice.

Beatty Senior Center

The menu (subject to change) for the week of Oct. 9 – Oct. 13:

One percent milk available. Meals are served at the Beatty Senior Center from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Monday – Biscuits and gravy, scrambled eggs w/sautéed veggies, turkey bacon, mixed fruit, oatmeal;

Tuesday — Baked meatloaf, mashed potatoes, steamed spinach, lettuce and tomato salad, whole wheat bread, Chantilly fruit cup;

Wednesday – Spinach lasagna, steamed cauliflower, whole wheat garlic bread, green salad with chick peas, peaches;

Thursday — Chicken noodle casserole, zucchini and tomatoes, cornbread, margarine, fresh fruit.

Nye GOP Chairman: ‘A sad day in America’

In the wake of former President Donald Trump’s felony conviction, members of the Nye County Republican Party are standing by the 45th president, according to party chairman Leo Blundo.

Gone but not forgotten: How Pahrump marked Memorial Day

To mark the solemn occasion, three local organizations hosted Memorial Day ceremonies, with the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #10054 celebrating at its venue while the Disabled American Veterans Chapter #15 and the Pahrump Veterans Memorial Advisory Committee both opted to utilize the Veterans Memorial site for their commemorations.

GALLERY: Pinkbox Pahrump grand opening

When asked why Pahrump, owner of Pinkbox Stephen Siegel responds with, “why not?”

GALLERY: These community activists are changing Pahrump Valley

A dozen volunteers in the valley were celebrated for their contributions at the Inaugural Hope Floats Volunteer Recognition Luncheon hosted by the NyE Communities Coalition.