What's Happening in Lincoln County, NevadaToday is Tax Day, don’t forget to turn yours in.  Let’s see what else we can expect for the rest of the week.

Weather

Pioche is expected to have 30% chance of rain to start the week with highs in the mid 40s.  By Thursday it is expected to warm up to the low 60s with clear sunny skies and wind speeds at about 5 mph.

Caliente and Panaca will see some high winds on Monday, with speeds up to 24 mph, but temperatures will be in the high 60s.  It will cool off on Tuesday with temps in the low 50s and partly cloudy skies.  By Friday, it will get back up to the high 60s to mid 70s and sunny skies.

Pahranagat Valley will also see its share of heavy wind on Monday, with speeds up to 26 mph and temps in the low 70s.  Mostly sunny skies for the rest of the week.  It will be cooler Tuesday and Wednesday, with temps in the high 50s, but it is expected to get up to 70 on Friday and the low 80s for the weekend, with not much wind.

Inspirational Speaker

On Thursday, a presentation titled “Dream Big!” will be put on by University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and the Rotary Club. Spencer Horn, Associate Vice President at Rapport Leadership International, and Rotarian, will talk to Lincoln County students and families about going out into the world and achieving great things.

He will speak to PVHS and PVMS students at 10:30 a.m. He will then travel to Panaca and speak to LCHS students at 12:25 p.m. And Thursday evening, he will speak at the Neldon C. Mathews Auditorium at 6:30 p.m.  All community members are invited.  There will also be information available on workforce programs.

Schools

Starting Monday, 5th grade students will be taking their proficiency exams for two to three days.

Tuesday, PVES Parenting Class will be starting at 9 a.m.  All parents are invited, child care will be provided.

Also on Tuesday, LCHS baseball will be playing at PVHS at 5:00 p.m.  At 7:00 p.m. the LCHS Music Festival will be held the same day.

On Wednesday, PVHS Seniors will be taken on their “Now You’re 18 Field Trip.”

Later Thursday, the PVES Orph Music Presentation will be at 2:oo p.m.

Friday, Round Mountain Baseball and Spring Creek Softball will be playing PVHS with games starting at 1:00 p.m.  and LCHS Softball and Baseball will be playing Lake Mead at 1:00 p.m.

On Friday and Saturday, both LCHS and PVHS track will be at the Dixie Invitational in St. George, Utah.

Saturday, PVHS baseball and softball will be playing Eureka at 1:00 p.m.

Always stay up to date with the many school “happenings” by checking out the Calendar at LCCental.com

Government

There will be Lincoln County Commissioner’s Meetings on Monday at 9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.

On Tuesday, the Caliente Beautification Committee will be meeting in Caliente City Hall at 7:00 p.m.

Thursday at 6:00 p.m. there will be a Caliente City Council Meeting.

Seniors

Tuesday and Thursday, the Pahranagat Valley Senior Center will have their Senior Center Exercise Classes at 9 a.m.

Thursday,  Caliente Senior Center will be playing Bingo at 12:45 p.m.

Friday Crafters will be held at the Caliente Senior Center at 6:00 p.m.

Monday through Friday, seniors can enjoy lunch at the Panaca Senior Center from 12 to 1 p.m.

Health Nurse

The Public Health Nurse will be in Pioche on Wednesday, in Caliente on Thursday, and closed on Friday.

Be sure to check the calendar on the LCCentral.com  homepage to check the Public Health Nurse schedule.

Library

The Pahranagat Valley Library will be having story time on Wednesday at 3 p.m.

State Parks

On Saturday, head over to Spring Valley State Park for the Spring Valley History Tour at 1:00 p.m.

Also on Saturday, Pahranagat National Wildlife Refuge will be hosting the Carp Rodeo.

Editor’s Note: These weekly updates and the Lincoln County Community Calendar are designed to keep you informed on important “happenings” throughout the county.  We need your help to make sure these resources are as complete as possible.  Please contact us any time if you have events to add or if you see something needing correction.  We also ask for your feedback on whether these resources are useful and how we can make improvements. Thanks for being involved!