December 28, 2017 — One year ago, the Fallon Golf Course changed hands to be run by the non-profit Fallon Golf Course Inc. Marty Davis, the PGA pro and general manager at the course, said things have been going well this year. He said the team has been working
December 21, 2017 — A once-in-a-lifetime internship has paid off for a recent Fallon grad. After completing an internship with an Australian team during the Rugby U20 World Championships this summer, Josh Morrison has accepted the position as the Latin American strength and conditioning coach for the Oakland Athletics.
December 7, 2017 — Twenty teams participated in this year's Thanksgiving Holiday Classic basketball tournament. The co-ed teams were comprised of students in grades 1-3, 4-6 and 7-8. Teams from Fallon were joined by teams from Yerington, Schurz, Wadsworth, Nixon, Silver Springs, Dayton, Owyhee and Bishop, Calif. The tournament
November 9, 2017 — The Fallon Food Hub's Love Your Hub golf tournament was a success Saturday, bringing the community together to support local agriculture and enjoy a day of golf. Kelli Kelly, interim executive director of the food hub, said there were 30 participants spread between nine teams
October 31, 2017 — The Fallon high school and junior high rodeo clubs were on fire in its second meet of the season for the White Pine rodeo in Ely. Both teams had a number of participants place in the top five of events. Cari Norcutt said there was
October 31, 2017 — The inaugrual Love Your Hub golf tournament kicks off Saturday at the Fallon Golf Course. Hosted by the Fallon Food Hub, the tournament starts with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. with teams checking in at 9. All proceeds will benefit the food hub. The
October 5, 2017 — Western Heritage Group and the city of Fallon granted a wish over the weekend, allowing 8-year-old Wyatt Logan to spend a day as a cowboy. Earlier this year, Wyatt, from Redding, Calif., was diagnosed with a unique form of inoperable Stage 2 cancer. He has
October 5, 2017 — The Cowboy Fast Draw Association is celebrating its 15th anniversary in Fallon this year with its signature event through Sunday at the Churchill County Fairgrounds. Cowboy Fast Draw is a western-themed shooting sport which features wax bullet ammunition allowing competitions to be held almost anywhere.
September 12, 2017 — In honor of the anniversary of the 9-11-2001 terrorist attacks, Rattlesnake Raceway dedicated Saturday's races to all those effected by the attacks. During the opening ceremonies, the track and spectators remembered those lost in the attack; they also expressed their appreciation for the first responders
August 22, 2017 — The inaugural 5-Tathalon welcomed nine teams two weeks ago, resulting in another successful fundraiser for the Greenwave wrestling team. "We were hoping for 10 in the first year but we would like to double that next year," said Missy McCormick of the Greenwave Takedown Wrestling
August 17, 2017 — The streets of Fallon were filled with the roar of 400 motorcycles Wednesday evening as the 12th annual Legion Riders Legacy Run rolled into town. The group stopped in Fallon on its way to Reno for the American Legion national convention, which starts today. The
August 17, 2017 — As schools begin the fall semester, the county's summer programs come to a close and the Churchill County Parks and Recreation Department starts preparing for its fall events. "We're transitioning into our after school programming," said Jorge Guerrero, director of the Parks and Recreation Department.
August 15, 2017 — The presence of a local fighter raised the excitement in the 10th annual Rural Rumble: Fallon Fights Saturday. Oscar "Chapito" Vasquez took on Javier Gallo in the main event, winning after 10 rounds by unanimous decision. Vasquez was clearly the crowd favorite — Chants of
August 8, 2017 — The 10th annual Fallon Fights is right around the corner. The fights kick off Saturday in the main arena of the Churchill County Fairgrounds. The fairgrounds' gates open at 6 p.m. and the first fight begins at 7 p.m. Last year's event had seven bouts.
August 1, 2017 — The 10th annual Fallon Rural Rumble returns to the Churchill County Fairgrounds, Aug. 12, with Reno's own Oscar "Chapito" Vasquez, 12-1, 2 KO as the main event. Vasquez, ranked No. 15 by the World Boxing Organization, returns to Fallon Rural Rumble for the seventh time.
July 18, 2017 — In it's inaugural year, the High Desert Detachment Marine Corp League's Toys for Tots golf tournament raised about $1,400 to help bring Christmas to children in need. There were 39 participants in the tournament, resulting in nine teams of four and one team of three.
July 18, 2017 — Business at the Fallon Golf Course has been booming this summer. Part of this falls to new management from Fallon Golf Course, Inc. and golf pro Marty Davis, who took over management of the facility earlier this year. During the July breakfast meeting of the