Lehr, Roe will be key for Lady Eagles volleyball team

Entering her 19th season atop the Lady Eagles’ volleyball program at Boulder City High School, head coach Cherise Hinman has the same goal in mind each season: winning. Despite entering the season with a fairly inexperience roster, headlined by only two returning starters and four letter-winners, Hinman isn’t backing off on her winning attitude.

BCHS junior among Top 30 of her class at elite softball camp

Lily Osman, who plays third base for Boulder City High School’s softball team, earned All-American honors during the United States Specialty Sports Association’s Elite Select Camp held Friday through Sunday in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Being named one of the Top 30 players for the class of 2018 went exactly as planned for the junior.

Protection against pneumococcal disease essential for older adults

Each year in the United States, about 18,000 adults 65 years or older die and thousands more end up in the hospital because of infections caused by pneumococcal bacteria. Since the 1980s, older adults have been recommended to get the pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine, which protects against blood and certain other pneumococcal infections.

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Don’t fall for call from credit card issuer. It’s just another scam

Another week of phone scams appears to have plagued us. One variation came in the form of an early morning call informing the call’s recipient that a credit card was used in India only 15 minutes before for a total in the hundreds of dollars. The caller asked the resident to retrieve the card to confirm it was still in his or her possession. The caller then gave the resident the first four digits of the card number and asked the person to provide the rest of the numbers.

Protection against pneumococcal disease essential for older adults

Each year in the United States, about 18,000 adults 65 years or older die and thousands more end up in the hospital because of infections caused by pneumococcal bacteria. Since the 1980s, older adults have been recommended to get the pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine, which protects against blood and certain other pneumococcal infections.

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Lehr, Roe will be key for Lady Eagles volleyball team

Entering her 19th season atop the Lady Eagles’ volleyball program at Boulder City High School, head coach Cherise Hinman has the same goal in mind each season: winning. Despite entering the season with a fairly inexperience roster, headlined by only two returning starters and four letter-winners, Hinman isn’t backing off on her winning attitude.

Eagles’ football season opens Friday

Year Two of Chris Morelli’s tenure at the helm of Boulder City High School’s football program will begin at home Friday against Spring Mountain, with the head coach hoping for a better outcome than last season.

Opinion

Sound of silence boosts brainpower

Recently, I attended a conference at Green Valley Ranch in Henderson and the talks were amazing — but the noise! I’m not talking about the conference room itself or the audio-visual technology but the socialization afterwards.

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