Churchill County High School

Spring Sports Survey Less than Stellar

by Rachel Dahl — Attendance at the last school board meeting, June 12th was high, with several members of the girls softball team and their parents in attendance. Brad Daum presented the results of the spring sports parent/athlete survey and announced that “since the beginning of the parent/athlete surveys, this spring survey had the most…

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Greenwave Hall of Fame announces 3rd induction class

Photos and story submitted courtesy of the Greenwave Hall of Fame — The Greenwave Hall of Fame is proud to announce its third induction class, which consists of seven teams, two contributors, two coaches and 12 athletes. The Class of 2019 will be honored on Oct. 11 prior to Fallon’s football game and then during…

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CCHS Class of 2019

By Megan Behimer —  Graduation at the Churchill County High School was a night of high spirits, passionate speeches, fervent prayers, and teasing insistence that the graduates will need of all of these in the trying times to come. Although they were thrilled to finally toss their caps into the air and say goodbye to…

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#WhyYouMatter School and Community Campaign

by Casey Ritenour  Suicide is the leading cause of death for Nevadans age 12-19. Nevada also ranks fifty-first in mental health services and availability in the country. With statistics as frightening as these and a lack of resources especially pronounced in rural Nevada, it is up to our schools and our community to step in…

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Underage Drinking is Not a Rite of Passage – It Is A Crime 

by Heather Marvin, Youth Resource Liaison, Churchill Community Coalition — Generation after generation our country has deemed underage drinking as a “Rite of Passage” on the way to adulthood. What many do not realize is that providing alcohol to minors is a crime. As graduation approaches, many adults may be tempted to host parties for…

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City of Fallon Recognizes Track Athletes

Fallon City Council members and Mayor Ken Tedford acknowledged CCHS track students for their outstanding achievement in track and field during the 2018-2019 school year on Wednesday, May 29th. The 4 x 100 relay team won the state competition recording an impressive time of 43.47 seconds. Colton Peterson, Reid Clyburn, Trevor East, and Johnathon Cisneros…

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CCHS Graduation Friday, May 31st

by Megan Behimer — The number one item on the Fallon calendar for Friday, May 31st is the Churchill County High School graduation ceremony. The Class of 2019 will march proudly down the field to receive their diplomas, achievements will be honored, and a few important farewells will be made. This year CCHS produced 256…

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Fallon Grads Jump Start College Education

                      Oasis Academy and Churchill County High School Students Jump Start College Education by Graduating from WNC — courtesy of WNC Public Relations Western Nevada College’s record-setting Jump Start graduation class included 34 students from the Fallon area. WNC’s Jump Start graduation class totaled 150 students,…

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Mae Haden scholarship recipients

Staff report — The Mae Haden scholarship that is given in honor by the Banner Churchill Community Hospital Auxiliary was recently awarded to three graduating seniors at Churchill County High School. Taylor Ingram will study dermatology, Seidi Lopez plans to study nursing, and Madison Bleu is focused on biochemistry. All three girls are heading to…

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CCHS Panel Discussion

by Leanna Lehman — Graduation is quickly approaching for the 2019 CCHS Seniors. As part of a preparation series for these newly liberated students, eight former CCHS graduates came to speak with seniors in Ms. Monica Fairbanks’ English IV classes on Monday, May 20th. The panel of graduates represented a mix of students in online…

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