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Bowling News: At the Pahrump Nugget: Perfect scores: Bowler Mary Martinez bowled a perfect game on Feb. 26. Nocky Roach bowled a 300 game on Feb. 9 and then turned around and bowled another one on Feb. 23, Bernard Curtis bowled a 300 on Feb. 12.

Donkey Basketball is coming: Mark your calendar for March 6 at the PVHS gym at 7 p.m. The evening is full of laughs for the entire family and it helps the high school and middle school to raise funds for special programs to reward students.

In golf news: Jack Ring shot a hole-in-one on hole number one on March 3 at Lakeview Executive Golf Course.

Fish Stocking: Nye County Fish stocking: Adams McGill Res. 2,749 Rainbow Trout, May 5, 2014; Beatty Pond 378 Rainbow Trout, Jan. 27, 2015; Cold Springs Res. 5,220 Rainbow Trout, March 18, 2014; Dacey Res. 5,200 Rainbow Trout, Sept. 30, 2014; Haymeadows Res. 5,205 Rainbow Trout, Oct. 15, 2014; Rye Patch Pond 796 Rainbow Trout, May 5, 2014.

Speedway Schedule: March 14 – 3 p.m. King of the Oval (Dwarf Car and Mod Lites). All classes scheduled. *SNDCA points race. March 28 – 3 p.m. All classes scheduled. April 11 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. *SNDCA points race. April 25 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. May 9 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. *SNDCA points race. May 23 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. June 6 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. June 20 – 7 p.m. Jonathan Burch Memorial. All classes scheduled. *SNDCA points race. July 4 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. July 18 – 7 p.m. Sam Stringer Memorial. All classes scheduled. *SNDCA points race. Aug. 1 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. *SNDCA points race. Aug. 15 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. Aug. 29 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. *SNDCA points race. Sept. 12 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. Fall Festival weekend. Friday Sept. 25 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. Sept. 26 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. Oct. 10 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. *SNDCA points race. Oct. 24 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. Nov. 8 – 7 p.m. All classes scheduled. Nov. 14 – 7 p.m. Day after duel. Modifieds, Northern Sport Mods, TBD. Nov. 21 – 7 p.m. Season final- All classes scheduled.

Special Olympics: The Parents Advisory Committee is having a car wash thanks to Car Studio which is providing the location, supplies and some help. We need to provide the labor to wash cars, hold the signs and sell baked goods and Torch Run T-shirts. We also need people to greet those who will be donating to Pahrump Special Olympics

There will be a raffle for a bike and other donated gifts. So if you’re not at NASCAR come by and support the cause.

McDonald’s is providing lunch for the athletes and volunteers.

Basketball practice has been moved to 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. We will be taking the team photos so please bring a black t-shirt and uniforms will be there.

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