Richard Steele worked with some of the greatest fighters of the past quarter century. On Wednesday, the Las Vegas referee was reunited with the sport’s best when he was selected for induction into the International Boxing Hall of Fame.
Girls flag football has taken the Clark County School District by storm, and coaches hope it gets only bigger.
With three Division I signees on her team last season, it wasn’t easy for Teirra Hicks to shine. The Centennial senior had no such problem Wednesday.
Donovan Peek wrote down his goals for the season and posted them on his bedroom mirror. It didn’t take long for the senior on the Green Valley wrestling team to complete the list, either.
With Christmas just around the corner, some of you might be pondering gift ideas for that angler in your life. This sometimes can be a frustrating task because anglers who have been around awhile can be picky about the baits or tackle they use, and those who are new to the sport might not yet have an idea of what they might want. Either way, you can’t go wrong by placing a new fishing rod under the tree.
■ LAKE MEAD — While fishing for striped bass has been good at sunrise, the best bite has occurred just after sundown. Anglers working a remade Old Henry, a type of spinning lure, have had success through the Vegas Wash area. Those fishing for smallmouth and largemouth bass have been catching at or near their limits while working the backs of coves with drop shots. With a cold front approaching, fish will be getting ready to head for their winter holding areas, which can be at depths ranging from 15 to 50 feet. This will increase their appetite, as the fish feed up for the winter, but the cold weather also will make them lethargic.
The Knicks and Nets meet tonight in Brooklyn, and both New York NBA franchises are off to dismal starts.
Seven community development entities, or investment funds, won a combined $200 million in state tax credits meant to support economic development and job growth in Nevada. The catch is they must invest 85 percent of the credits within one year.