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Blue-Gold scrimmage gives LHS team bearings

To put practice into play, Lakeview High School’s junior varsity and varsity teams faced each other in an afternoon of football on Saturday, Aug. 23. Although the differing sides of play did not give 100 percent to prevent injuries before the season began, the team was able to learn what is needed to be improved […]

Cruisers race for cash at High Desert Challenge

Two days of high-speed action at the Lakeview dragstrip highlighted the weekend, with the Wally Races and High Desert $1,000 Challenge bringing out the top local racers Aug. 16-17. Separated into three classes of Pro, SuperPro and Sportsman, drivers vied for top times on the quarter-mile drag adjacent to the Lake County Airport in Lakeview. […]

Benny Beaver set to entertain at 2014 Fair

Benny Beaver will be showing his trademark buckteeth and flat tail at the Lake County fair this year. The OSU mascot will be trotting about the fair- grounds on Saturday’s 4-H and FFA’s family day for free photo opportunities and other events. He will be assisting in facilitating a tug-of-war on the pavilion at 4:30 […]

Whether Team Roping, Bronco Riding or Pee Wee Mutton Busting, determined youth showed up in droves at the fairgrounds to give it their all in their favorite events at the Junior Rodeo on Saturday, Aug. 9. A record-setting 121 contestants, ages 4-18, from around California, Nevada, Idaho and Oregon competed during the daylong series of […]

Fathers and daughters  team up for volleyball

Lakeview High School Volleyball Coach Suzy Larson wanted to try something a little different this year for the official start of fall practice, organizing a father-daughter tournament at Honker Court on Sunday, Aug. 17 for current LHS players and their parents. With crowds lining the rafters to cheer on the round-robin tournament, it was a […]

Bowmen’s Club showcase skill at Warner Canyon

To showcase their archery skills in a unique way, the Bowmen Club hosted a  3D archery shoot from Saturday to Sunday, July 26-27. Over the two days, 79 shoots were held at the Warner Canyon Ski Hill, where two courses were set up. Archers rode the lift up and came down the opposite side to […]

Lake County was well represented by the Lake County Desert Cruisers at the Winnemucca Street Drag that took place in Winnemucca, Nev., over Friday and Saturday July 25 and 26. Dusty Haun took home first-place in the Gambler’s Race on Friday, July 25. Taking first-place in the street drags on Saturday, July 26 was Melvin […]

It has been a busy summer for the Lake County Horseman’s Association, celebrating its 40th year with 40-mile accumulative trail rides and the annual buckle series. Yet all good things must come to an end, and with the summer slowly drawing to a close, LCHA will host its final buckle series event of 2014 at […]

Unlike previous years, the Lake County Junior Rodeo will be held Saturday, Aug. 9 and will be starting at a much earlier time of 9 a.m. The grand entry will begin at that time and will jump immediately to all events. The rodeo will still take place at the Lake County Fairgrounds and will showcase […]

Swim team wins big for Les Schwab dollars

Lakeview’s Les Schwab stays involved with the local sports organizations by rewarding hard-earned points with cold, hard cash. The Lakeview Swim team won big at the Lakeview Invitational that ran from Aug. 11-13 with a grand total of 812 points. Les Schwab pledged one dollar for each point making their donation a whopping $812. “We […]

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