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2 Thursday, June 5, 1997 Pahrump Valley Gazette The Pahrump Valley Gazette. formerly known as the Death Val- ley Gateway Gazette, (USPS 709- 230), established July 22, 1983, adjudicated as a legal newspaper of general circulation July 10, 1985, is published weekly on Thursday by Goldfield Group Pub- lishers, Inc. Editorial, production, an d advertising offices at the Val- ley View Plaza, 1330 Hwy. 160, Ste. 3, Pahrurnp, Nevada 89048. Telephone 702/727-5583 or FAX 702/727-7192. Periodical postage paid at Pahmmp, Nevada and ad- ditional mailing offices. Postmas- tea: send address changes to The P ahrump Valley Gazene, P.O. Box 97795, Las Vegas, Nevada 89193. For billing or subscription In- quiries please telephone 801F682- 2640, Copyrights: No part of this publication may be copied or re- produced by any means without the express written permission of the Publishers. Included are pho- tos, stories, staff prodmrod adver- tisements, columns, cartoons and all other materials. All rights re- served by The Pahrump Valle Gazette. Editorial Policy Opinions of the Pahrump Valley Gazette columnists are their own and do not necessar- ily reflect those of the Gazette staff or management. Leers Policy We welcome letters to the editor. Letters must be signed, with the writer&apos;s address and telephone number included. Unsigned letters will not be published. Short, concise let- tes are preferred. Letters will be edited for length and libel. WE'VE MADE OUR GRAND OPENING SPECIAL EVEN BETTER! RECEIVE AN ADDITIONAL 15% OFF UNIT AND INSTALLATION WITH THIS AD! Offer Expires June I4, 1997 Mail to 1330 Hwy. 160, Suite 3, Pahrump, NV 89048 Nevada Northern and Cmlral Friday through Sunday...Continued cod with a chance of showers and thunderstorms each day. Lows intheupl3Osand4Os. Friday and Saturdayin the mid 60s tomid 70s. Alittle warmea Sundaywith highs inthe uppea 60s to nu" 80 Sunday. Southern nrm . .Friday through Sanday...Cooleawithachance of showers or thtmdamonns mainly over the mountains. Lows in the mid 50s to mid 60s. Highs Friday and Saturday in the 80s. A little Sunday with highs in the mid 80s to lower 90s. California, Desert Areas Friday...Partly cloudy. A slight chance of afternoon and evening thunderstorms or showers. Lows from the mid 40s to lower 50s Owens valley to the 60s and lower 70s southern deserts. Highs from the 70s Owens valley to the mid to upper 80s southern deserts. ..Saturday and sunday...Partly cloudy. A chance of afternoon and evening thunderstorms or showers. Lows from the mid 40s to lower 50s Owens valley to the 60s and lower 70s southern deserts. Highs from the 70s Owens valley to the upper 80s to mid 90s southern delfts. Fried receives scholarship to Great Basin College Chris Fried of Pahrump is one of nine Nye County students and Round Mountain's Travis Harwood. to receive a 48-week vocational scholarship to Great Basin "During the 48 weeks," said Uhl," the students will have College's Vocational School in Elko. He is the son of Larry and Melanie Fried, and is a senior at Pahrump Valley High School. The scholarships are awarded by the Me- chanical Technology Training Program and presents a special career opportunity for high school graduates in the fields of diesel tech- nology, mechanical, welding, electrician tech- nology or mill mechanics. "This is an amazing opportunity for our local students," said Rich Uhl, chairman of the Maintenance Training Coop program. The other eight Nye County students to be honored include Tonopah's Kathryn Koscik, Eduardo Miramontes, Francisco (Poco) Arias, Eddy Reynoso and CesarPerez; Gabbs' Charles Milan and James McKinnon; Chris Fried the opportunity to take extra classes and earn an Associate Applied Science (AAS) degree which usally takes two additional years of schooling." After completing their scholarship pro- gram at Great Basin, some students could possibly receive high-paying summer em- ployment from the program's sponsors. The sponsors are comprised of D&D Tire Inc., Battle Mountain Gold, Barrick Goldstrike Mines Inc., Cortez Gold Mines, Diesel Master Mechanics Association, Homestake Mining Co., Independence Min- ing Co. Inc., Mt. Hamilton Mining Co., Newmont Gold Co., Round Mountain Gold Co. and Santa Fe/ Twin Creeks Mine. Presents... The Home Fireman - j GRAND OPENING Introductory Offer Model #820-R- WH WHEN TIME IS CRmCAL, The Home Fireman m Provides: ,emergency reaction center for your family's "action plan" in a crisis oermanent location for fire extinguisher known to all family members. ,,removable, 1-A:10-B:C rated extinguisher for liquid and electrical fires. NOTE: Never put water on a liquid fire, ie: grease, oil, gas, paint, etc. clearly visible "check value" on extinguisher for periodic review secured, 40 foot kink-resistent lay flat hose (20 year estimated life) 'tant water source - t/4 turn Quick Release Brass Ball Valve ,,properly equipped - 1/4 turn Quick Release Brass Sweeper Nozzle effeclJve range exceeding 160 foot diameter (80 foot radius) - 40 feet of hose plus 40 - 50 foot water stream with normal home pressure an ed water supply when needed - where needed conveniently stored in an attractive hard wood cabinet; out of sight can be operated by anyone over the age of six (provided trained) THE HOME RREMAN EMERGENCY CENTER IS APPROVED BY." 1. Nevada State Fire Marshall 2, Nevada State MFG'D Housing (l_as Vegas dMsion) 3. Nevada State Insurance Commission ALSO RECOMMENDED BY: "National Fire Protection Association" Ask about Our Optional Installation and 5 Year Service & Maintenance Contract TWO LOCATIONS PAHRUMP HENDERSON 751-0711 558-7770 2301 Winery Rd. 726 W. Sunset Rd. (Bldg.B Ste, 105) Own a You Why do homes with smoke detectors report far less fires than home without? "Smoke detectors discover some fires so early that they can be controged by the occupanta without inwMng the fire dapartment The morn gnifcanlfactor is the impact of gle smoke detectors In datecting ,fires eady so bhat people are able to control gram." (Natbnal File Pro Association- NFPA Journal - october 1) The Fact i , . Moet dmdly lkee eur in the home: *76% of all structures fires are Residential ( 13 Million a year) "80% of all Fire Deaths (mostly children) occurred in u horn (4,000 w, nua "r,4,e43,ooo,ooo.oo (al-no  Mion) in damge  suffmd am.,any "99% of residerd Ires (non-arson) staa when paople are horn *83% of all firee staff  7 a.m. and 10 p.m. Wlle Pub Out 13 MNien  Rmt Ella1Yeer? *Woman put out 5(P/, of all houee fires. *Men exlingutl 50% of  house firee "Children, Nghbomand passers4)y putout 12% "F Depame oxUngu e,/, IIWI i "In 4minutes a fire can engulf a:h0me : ] - qn 2 to s mitres a moBe home Can binto  ground. Defead Yourlafl Data oompiled from the U.S. Fm , U.S. Depaame of Commm, N.-timlal Data Center, Nalbnal Rre Proteabn , Aganta Joumal Constitution andlhe C0mmisalon for a Rre Safe home? Have a job? for ! Established 1981 Publisher Goldfield Group Publishers, Inc. R eporterlPhotoo_raphers Patti Babcock Andy Ho/tmann Geoff Kreis Production Dirwtor Dann Weeks  Edr=n Ann Smart Pete Peters Don Groner Production Kevin J. Simpson Teresa Stanton Gina Moore Photography Ethel Messer Bruce Stevenson Advartisino Director Carlton McCaslin Account Executive Ann Nusbaum _tzwm Beverly Sacca Resident Agent/Controller Marie Lapnore Administration/Circulation i  Angle Lapdore, Admin. Asst. Norm Leavitt, Distnbution :.::<::::! : ...::-:,.., ....... . ...........   YOU can contact the .... 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