At the same time the Clark County teachers union held a vote Wednesday night to cut ties with the state and national union, a separate coalition of state and local leaders announced the creation of a new union for Southern Nevada teachers.
A pedestrian died Wednesday night after a hit-and-run crash in the central valley.
Runners taking part in the 19th annual Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Run are bearing batons with the names of two who died in the line of duty — National Park Service ranger Thomas “TK” Brown and Metropolitan Police Department
Tre Harley won three individual events and ran on the winning 1,600-meter relay team Wednesday to help the Centennial boys track team to an 87-59 win at Faith Lutheran.
Ashlyn Western and Natalie Mills each won one individual event, finished second in another and ran on a winning relay team Wednesday to help Moapa Valley’s girls track team win a five-team meet at Del Sol.
In a moment that seemed to encapsulate 2018’s social media-driven blurring of celebrity and politics, President Donald Trump tweeted his thanks to rap superstar Kanye West on Wednesday for his recent and perhaps unexpected online support.
Matt Wilson had 77 assists, six digs, three kills, three aces and two blocks Wednesday to power the host Coronado boys volleyball team over Liberty, 25-19, 24-26, 23-25, 25-23, 15-10.
Sara Riley was 3-for-4 with two doubles and two RBIs, and Bonanza’s softball team held on for an 8-4 road victory over Las Vegas High on Wednesday afternoon.
A murder suspect told police his .38-caliber revolver went off, shooting and killing his roommate, while he hit him in the head with the gun, an arrest report indicates.
Branson Tressler was 2-for-4 with two doubles, two runs and an RBI as Shadow Ridge’s baseball team edged host Centennial 4-3 on Wednesday.