87°F
weather icon Light Rain

DA’s Report

• Jeffrey Alan Smith, Sr. was charged on Feb. 7 with criminal contempt.

• Raul Boza aka Raul Boza-Diaz was charged on Feb. 7 with driving under the influence of alcohol, second offense and driving while license cancelled, revoked or suspended.

• Gary Marion Costa-Ayres was charged on Feb. 13 with possession of a controlled substance, unlawful use of a controlled substance, possession of a dangerous weapon, child abuse and neglect, and unlawfully allowing child to be present during commission of certain situations which involve controlled substances.

• Summer Leanne Millar was charged on Feb. 13 with possession of a controlled substance, unlawful use of a controlled substance, possession of a dangerous weapon, child abuse and neglect, and unlawfully allowing child to be present during commission of certain situations which involve controlled substances.

• Michael Ray Cardwell was charged on Feb. 13 with possession of a controlled substance, unlawful use of a controlled substance, possession of a dangerous weapon, child abuse and neglect, and unlawfully allowing child to be present during commission of certain situations which involve controlled substances.

• Irvin Eugene McQueen was charged on Feb. 13 with battery causing substantial bodily harm.

• Matthew Aaron Hyatt was charged on Feb. 14 with battery by a prisoner.

• Richard Ross was charged on Feb. 18 with stalking and violation of temporary or extended domestic violence protective order, two counts.

• Whitney Dawn Lewis was charged on Feb. 14 with possession of a controlled substance and unlawful use of a controlled substance.

• Timothy T. Martin was charged on Feb. 18 with basic speed and having an open container of alcoholic beverage within passenger area of motor vehicle while on highway; drinking alcoholic beverage while driving motor vehicle.

• Kyle Brenten Shelton was charged on Feb. 18 with burglary, grand larceny and possession of a controlled substance.

• Lori Grace Harvey was charged on Feb. 19 with possession of a controlled substance.

• Michael Daniel Robinson was charged on Feb.24 with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of less than an ounce of marijuana, first offense.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
THE LATEST
VFW Food Bank needs donations — how you can help

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #10054 is a major hub of activity in the Pahrump Valley, much of which is focused solely on supporting former military members in the community. The organization operates a variety of valuable programs, one of which is its Veterans Food Bank.

Beatty student takes 2nd in state VFW art contest

Juan Alvarez, of Amargosa Valley, a student in Stephen Witten’s drawing class at Beatty High, created his drawing of the face of a combat soldier using charcoal and working without an outline.

Here’s how Pahrump marked Purple Heart Day

National Purple Heart Day was observed on Sunday, Aug. 7 and area residents were able to mark the occasion by attending the valley’s 6th annual Purple Heart Day Sundown Ceremony.

New Sons of the American Legion squadron being established in Pahrump

The Pahrump Valley’s various veterans’ organizations are the backbone of many local charitable and patriotic activities and one is now expanding its reach by starting a whole new squadron.

Nevada’s casino industry donates to both gubernatorial candidates

The state’s casino industry has donated money to both Democratic Gov. Steve Sisolak and his Republican challenger Joe Lombardo, although some have preferred one over the other.