Cheers & Kudos, 05/18/2008

Advocates say thanks to Borders Books

Kudos and a great big thank you to Borders Books on Topsy Lane for conducting a book drive to benefit Advocates to End Domestic Violence.

The agency operates a 51-bed shelter for victims of domestic violence, many of whom are young children. These victims often flee their homes with little more than the clothes on their backs.

For the children, having a familiar and entertaining book or two can turn feelings of boredom and isolation into fantastic flights of fantasy. Borders books, with the generous participating of their Carson City customers, collected three large boxes of books for all ages, which they donated to the shelter.

Sincerely,

Lisa Lee, director

Advocates to End Domestic Violence

Dayton High Boosters thank sponsors, golfers for successful event

On behalf of the Dayton High School Booster Club, we would like to thank all of the golfers who came out for the 14th annual golf tournament.

We would especially like to thank all of our sponsors who made this successful event happen:

Dayton Valley Golf Club, Capital City Toyota, Carson City Mazda & Hyundai, Capital Ford, Rod the Roofer, Team Sports Ink, Greater Nevada Credit Union, Carson Custom Marble, Cash Mart, Wal-Mart, AAA, Pizza Factory, Comstock Trophies, Sign Designz, Silver Oak Golf Course, Home Depot, Oasis Skin Therapy, Regal Nails, Handjive, Thunder Canyon Golf Course, Empire Ranch Golf Course, Fountain of Beauty Salon/Spa, Stor-All, Bully's, Eagle Valley Golf Course, Les Schwab, Coca Cola, Starbucks.

Sincerely,

Dayton High School

golf committee

Resident appreciates efforts on firebreak

Thank you to Carson City, the United States Forest Service, Nevada Division of Forestry, State Lands, Resource Concepts, the Borda family, the shepherds, their guard and herding dogs, and many hundred woolly weedeaters, rams, ewes and lambs, for grazing a firebreak around the western wildland urban interface of town.

Sincerely,

Maud Naroll

Carson City

Group's car wash receives generous support

Carson High School Link Crew would like to thank the community for their generous support in purchasing tickets for our car wash, which was recently held at the north Wal-Mart in Carson City.

Our car wash could not have been possible had it not been for Dayna at Wal-Mart. Once again, she ensures that everything runs smoothly, and is so kind and helpful. Thank you to Mission Industries for providing us with all the towels.

Because of all the community support, our car wash was a huge success. Again, we appreciate everyone's involvement.

Kent and Lesley Otto

car wash coordinators

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