Grace Christian Academy recently honored its outstanding students during its quarterly Awards Chapel.
The Boulder City High School student council decorated its way to a second-place finish and a $2,000 prize in the 16th annual Christmas Tree Decorating Contest sponsored by Valley Automall in Henderson.
Sunrise Rotary Board members Harold Begley, far left, and Jeff Breeden present a $2,000 check on behalf of the club to Emergency Aid representatives Sue McCullough and Marilyn Phillips. The money will be used to provide food and help those in need during this holiday season.
The Hacienda Hotel and Casino hosted two chili cook-offs during the Thanksgiving weekend, raising more than $1,570 for Emergency Aid of Boulder City.
Candy-covered creations will help herald in the holiday season while helping raise funds for those in need.
Hours of operation: 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Monday to Friday at 813 Arizona St., 702-293-3320.
Nov. 14 was recognized as Lend A Hand Day by Mayor Roger Tobler in a proclamation presented at the organization’s 24th annual dinner honoring volunteers. Peggy Leavitt, a board member and city councilwoman, made the presentation.