High School remodel will bring changes at middle schools

Douglas County School District seeks public input on possibly closing one Valley middle school Courtesy of Douglas County School District A large construction project is scheduled to begin on...

WNC announces holiday schedules

by Anne Hansen, Western Nevada College With the Christmas holiday nearing, Western Nevada College has announced holiday schedules into the New Year. The Carson City campus will be closed...

WNC announces holiday schedules

by Anne Hansen, Western Nevada College With the Christmas holiday nearing, Western Nevada College has announced holiday schedules into the New Year. The Carson City campus will be closed...

Pau-Wa-Lu music program receives anonymous donation

Pau-Wa-Lu music director Tammy Owens reported that the Pau-Wa-Lu Music Department received a generous, anonymous cash donation to the program this morning. They wanted to thank the community, and whoever...

Western Nevada College offers driver’s education for ages 15 and older

Story courtesy of Western Nevada College CARSON CITY – New Driver Education courses for teens age 15 and older will be offered by Western Nevada College over the winter...

Carson Valley FFA represents in Kentucky

Written by Brittany Clark, Edited by Micaela Herman Editor’s Note: Carson Valley FFA will be providing regular updates throughout the year on www.carsonvalleytimes.com.  On Nov. 2, 11 members and...

Douglas County teachers up for grants in Farmers Insurance contest

Staff Reports A number of Douglas County School District teachers were “thanked” by someone on the Farmers Insurance “Thank A Nevada Teacher” Web site recently, allowing the teachers to...

Douglas High campus “stay put” alert cleared after report of suspicious circumstances this morning

Today at approximately 9:10 a.m., Douglas High School was notified by the Douglas County Sheriff’s Department that an unknown individual was seen near the round-about on Highway 88, wearing...

Pau-Wa-Lu band trophy presentation

The Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School marching band received the Nevada Day Parade Governor’s Trophy Friday for their performance during last week’s parade. [wpvideo izLB4KnL] Nevada Day Band Director Tim Nolte...

Tourism & hospitality workshop will build job skills

Western Nevada College The Western Nevada College Tourism and Hospitality Career Center is offering a training opportunity on Friday, Oct. 18, 1:30-4:30 p.m., to those seeking employment or advancement...

Allison Smith tabbed as Douglas High Band/Choir Director

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com A little more than two months after the position came open, Douglas High School has hired a new band and choir director. Longtime Northern Nevada...

READing Paws at Douglas County Public Library in October

by Terry Cuyler Trace, a registered therapy dog with READing Paws, will be present on Saturday mornings at the Minden branch of the Douglas County Library through most of...

Douglas marching band wins at McQueen

The Douglas High School Marching Band took first place in its division at the McQueen High School Marching Band Extravaganza on Saturday in Reno. Below is a video of...

Run Ed Run 5K/10K & half marathon is Sunday

Staff Reports The Douglas County Education Foundation’s Run Ed Run half-marathon, 10K, 5K and kids fun run is set for Sunday, beginning and ending at the Douglas High School...

Western Nevada College driver’s education courses for Douglas County, Carson City

by Anne Hansen, Western Nevada College CARSON CITY – Multiple sessions of New Driver Education for teens 15 years and older will be offered through Western Nevada College this fall...

Western Nevada College offers SolidWorks class starting Sept. 25

by Anne Hansen, Western Nevada College Western Nevada College’s Professional Skills Program is providing students the opportunity for individuals to gain training in the 3-D, computer-aided SolidWorks Level One...

Douglas County School District Bus Routes 2013-14

Bus Routes for the upcoming school year in Carson Valley. Students return to class Aug. 19. Feel free to print this out, or copy and paste the route that...

Douglas County School District Bus Schedules 2013-14

Bus Routes for the upcoming school year in Carson Valley. Students return to class Aug. 19. Feel free to print this out, or copy and paste the route that...

And the band played on: Douglas High music students rally for first practice

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com Drum major camps cover a lot of topics when it comes to commanding a high school band for the field of competition. Technique and performance...

Douglas High to begin search for new music director

Zabelsky starts as Carson High band director on Monday by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com A last-minute departure by  the school’s longtime music director has left Douglas High administrators scrambling to fill...