We had some good news and some bad news last week at the Nevada Appeal.
When someone gives me a choice, I always want the bad news first. Hearing the good news first always dampens my enjoyment of it, since I know the other shoe is about to fall. And there's always the possibility that the bad news will cancel out the good.
So let's just rip the Band-Aid off: Appeal city reporter Sandi Hoover, a veteran journalist in our town, is hanging up her reporter's notebook and calling it quits.
I was taught that a gentleman never asks a …