Nevada Promise Scholarship For State High School Grads Pays Cost Of Class Fees Starting In Fall 2018

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 3 min read   CARSON CITY, Nev. — Many students never make it to college because they can’t afford it. Western Nevada College is delighted to announce that it...

Ethan Petite Named 2017 Nevada History Teacher Of The Year

Courtesy of Douglas High School · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Ethan Petite, a social studies teacher at Douglas High School, has been named the 2017 Nevada History Teacher of the Year, an award...

Gardnerville’s Montrashay Worley Named To University Of Hartford Dean’s List

Courtesy of ReadMedia Newswire · 1 min read WEST HARTFORD, Ct. — The University of Hartford is pleased to announce Montrashay Worley of Gardnerville has been named to its Dean’s List for Spring 2017. The...

Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School Announces Spring 2017 Honor Roll

Staff Reports · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School announced Friday its honor roll for the Spring 2017 semester. Honorees are as follows: Taryn Abbott Rudy Acosta Aaralyn Adams Austin Alley Camden...

Carson Valley Middle School Spring 2017 Honor Roll

Staff Reports · 3 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Carson Valley Middle School has announced its honor roll for the Spring 2017 semester. Honorees were as follows: Ackermann Luke Albert Andrew Alexander Natalie Alexander Thomas...

Minden Resident Marilyn Weese Named To William Woods University Dean’s List

Courtesy of ReadMedia Newswire · 1 min read FULTON, Mo. — William Woods University is proud to report that Marilyn Weese, a Freshman from Minden, Nev., has been named to the Dean’s List for academic...

Douglas County School District Seeking New Board Member Following Freitas Resignation

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas County School District board member Neil Freitas resigned his position Tuesday night, according to Superintendent Teri White. Freitas is moving and will no longer reside...

Douglas High School Graduates Head To Orlando For International HOSA Competition

Special To The Carson Valley Times · 1 min read  MINDEN, Nev. — Recent Douglas High graduates Allison Dodd and Kaitlyn Palaroan will be headed to Orlando Florida to compete at the international level for...

Douglas High School Spring 2017 Honor Roll

Staff Reports · 5 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas High School released its honor roll for the Spring 2017 semester Tuesday afternoon. The school would like to congratulate the following students for achieving a...

WNC’s CIT Programs Offer A Variety Of Opportunities In Technology-Driven World

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 4 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Individuals may enter the Computer Information Technology program at Western Nevada College with the single-minded goal of creating a video game. Or...

Douglas High Student Kira Costarella Nominated For The Congress Of Future Medical Leaders In Boston

Courtesy of the National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists · 2 min read MINDEN, Nev. – Kira Costarella, a 12th-grader at Douglas High of Minden is a delegate to the Congress of...

‘Life Is Permanent, So Mark It With A Sharpie’ — Douglas High Graduates Class Of 2017

Staff Reports · 9 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas High bid farewell to a senior class of 395 graduates Wednesday night at the high school. Speakers invoked the words of Margaret Thatcher, Nelson Mandela, Jerry Lewis,...

Douglas High Music Department Celebrates Senior Achievements

Special to the Carson Valley Times · 3 min read MINDEN, Nev. — The Douglas High School Music Department has earned many accolades this year, but many of this year’s graduating class have gone above...

Douglas High School Graduation Photo Booth 2017

Staff Reports · 4 min read MINDEN, Nev. — As Douglas High School seniors prepared to take their final steps toward graduation Wednesday afternoon, the Carson Valley Times invited them to take part in the...

Carson Valley Sertoma Awards $16,000 In Memorial Book Scholarship & Vocational Scholarship Programs

Courtesy of Carson Valley Sertoma · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. —  Carson Valley Sertoma awarded $16,000 in scholarships in this year’s Memorial Book Scholarship and Vocational Scholarship programs. From 25 applications submitted this year, eight...

Western Nevada College Recognizes 267 Students On Spring 2017 Dean’s List

Courtesy of Western Nevada College · 3 min read CARSON CITY, Nev. — Western Nevada College has named 267 students to the Spring 2017 Dean’s List. Those chosen to WNC’s Dean’s List must complete at...

Storytime Returns To Lampe Park June 7

by Heather Frueh, Douglas County Public Library · 1 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Enjoy stories at the park! The Douglas County Public Library will provide storytime at Lampe Park on Wednesdays at 10 a.m. from...

‘Life Is Permanent, So Mark It With A Sharpie’ — Douglas High Graduates Class Of 2017

Staff Reports · 6 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Douglas High bid farewell to a senior class of 395 graduates Wednesday night at the high school. Speakers invoked the words of Margaret Thatcher, Nelson Mandela, Jerry...

Hunter Celio Named Valedictorian, Alex Jacobson Salutatorian For Douglas High School Class Of 2017

Staff Reports · 1 min read MINDEN, Nev. — Even with final exams still wrapping up around the Douglas High School campus, the Class of 2017’s top students have already been decided. Douglas High senior...

Douglas County Students Receive Greater Nevada Credit Union Scholarships

Courtesy of Greater Nevada Credit Union · 2 min read  MINDEN, Nev. —  Minden resident Sean Wolfkiel and Gardnerville residents Sarina Deitch, Sarah Downes and Aiyana Pitts were each recently awarded a $2,000 scholarship from...