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February 24th, 2015
Today is World Spay Day! Please spay or neuter your pets and help end the world's pet overpopulation. ICARE provides spay/neuter funding for low income pet owners of the Eastern Sierra.
For more information, contact ICARE at (760) 872-3802.
Tuesday, Feb. 24
Rotary Club of Bishop
The Rotary Club of Bishop will meet at noon at Astorgaâ€™s Restaurant, 2206 N. Sierra Hwy., Bishop. Rotary is a global network of community volunteers. Call Ed Nahin at (760) 872-2022 for more information.
Free Computer Classes
Saturday February 21st, 2015
(#1) Kentucky (27-0) 110
Auburn (12-15) 75
Kentucky played host to SEC league door matt Auburn and appropriately blew them out of the gym. Kentucky used a 23-2 run in the first half to break open a 27 point first half lead. They never looked back as Auburn never seriously threatened again. Karl Anthony Towns led Kentucky with 19 points and 10 rebounds.
(#3) Gonzaga (28-1) 70
Saint Maryâ€™s (20-7) 60
Hear from Joey Logano after his win at the 2015 Daytona 500.
The Lone Pine Golden Eagles varsity boys team, a juggernaut during the regular season, beat the Bloomington Christian Ravens last night at home to advance to the second round of the CIF Southern Section playoffs. The team will be headed to Santa Barbara tomorrow, Friday, Feb. 20, to face Bishop Diego.
Despite excellent play, the Bishop Broncos varsity soccer squad was knocked out of the CIF Central Section playoffs, losing on the road to Cesar E. Chavez High School by a single goal.
The Bishop High School varsity Lady Broncos basketball team takes on the Kern Valley Lady Broncs tonight at 6 p.m. in the Gus Klekas Gym.
Not only is this the final game of the regular season, but it's Bishop's chance to end the season undefeated at 9-0 for league play.
The girls have already clinched the High Desert League title.
It's also Senior Night tonight, when both the girls and boys teams will be recognizing their graduating players.
All spectators are encouraged to wear white for a "white out" as they cheer the home teams on to victory.
Graig Legattâ€™s remains were located on Feb. 16, 2015 in Death Valley National Park, about one mile up a ravine from where his vehicle was discovered by National Park Services rangers.
Legatt was reported missing last week.
The vehicle was reported to the Inyo County Sheriffâ€™s Office on Feb. 10; since then both ground and aerial searches have been conducted in attempt to locate Legatt.
The Inyo County Coroner has notified Legattâ€™s family; the cause of death was determined to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
The Inyo County Board of Supervisors meets today in the County Administrative Center in Independence.
The board is scheduled to convene in open session at 10 a.m. and discuss the midyear budget review.
Local leaders are also scheduled to consider several requests from department heads to hire new staff.
This meeting is open to the public and all are invited to attend.
The Eastern Sierra Bowmen will hold their next shoot Saturday, Feb. 21 at the Millpond Recreational Area Archery Range.Â Beginners are welcome. Families and kids are encouraged to come out and enjoy the course.
This will be the groupâ€™s NFAA Field Round shoot, withÂ 28 targets with four-arrow scoring. Three-dimensional targets will also be set up.
Sign-ups start at 9 a.m. Anyone who wants to help with setup is asked to show up early.
A fundraiser barbecue will be held at the shoot. Cost to participate is $10 for members or $20 for non-members.