More than a dozen local veterans and supporters gathered at the site of the future $12.1 million Pahrump Veterans Clinic along Lola Lane on Friday, Aug. 21 for a sign dedication ceremony. On Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Cresent Hardy’s Military and Veterans Affairs liaison, Charles Navarro, visited the site and met with veterans. The construction contract for the project next to Desert View Hospital was awarded Aug. 5 with construction expected to begin later this year. Horace Langford Jr./Pahrump Valley Times
USDA food distribution
The U.S. Bureau of Land Management Nevada quarterly oil and gas lease sale resulted in competitive bids for 9,163.88 acres of the 32,342.43 acres offered.
Following several consecutive years of financial strain and instability, Nye County has taken many steps to get back on a positive fiscal track and the fruit of that effort can be seen in the most recent Moody’s Investor Service report, which shows the county’s credit rating has increased for the first time in eight years.
More than two dozen area residents attended the 5th annual 9/11 remembrance ceremony at the Calvada Eye on Wednesday morning, exactly 18 years after the worst terrorist attack in American history.
Valley Electric Association Inc.’s Interim CEO, Dick Peck, is departing from the co-op at the end of October, Valley announced in a news release on Monday.
Cooler weather finally seems to be making its way to Pahrump, signaling the approach of the biggest event the town sees each year, the Pahrump Fall Festival.
Two men, described as “foreign nationals” by the Nye County Sheriff’s Office were booked for trespassing at the Nevada National Security Site, authorities reported.
The events are expected to draw up to 15,000 people to Lincoln County per day, plans filed to the county revealed.
No one matched all five numbers and the mega number in the Wednesday, Sept.11 drawing of the California Super Lotto. The next jackpot will be at least $10 million.