Highlighting achievements, March 10, 2016 — PHOTOS

Daniel Campbell, a senior at West Career & Technical Academy, will join other musicians from across the nation as part of Music for All’s 2016 Honor Orchestra of America. Campbell was selected from numerous applicants from across the nation for membership. This is his third year of participation. Campbell is the son of Kevin and Elizabeth Campbell. He is principal viola of the West Career & Technical Academy Chamber Orchestra and is also principal viola for the Nevada School of the Arts Chamber Orchestra.

Three Square Food Bank’s board of directors, led by Board Chair Anita Romero of Southwest Gas Corp., have elected new officers: George W. Smith of Bank of America has been appointed board treasurer, and Shawn Gerternberger of UNLV has been named board secretary. Other new additions include Dallas E. Haun of Nevada State Bank, Jacqui Krum of Wynn Resorts Development LLC, and Judy Stokey of NV Energy.

At its Jan. 28 meeting, The Public Education Foundation’s Board of Directors elected to its board Daniel Giraldo, Bank of America’s Senior Vice President of Enterprise & Community Engagement in Southern Nevada; Chad Harris, co-founder of Las Vegas Billboards; and Tamar P. Hoapili, Manager of Community Relations and Video Production at Cox Communications, Las Vegas.

Kaylee Burkhiser and Eziz Tachmuradov, both of Las Vegas, made the 2015 fall honor roll at Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa. Additionally, Stephanie Herman of Las Vegas made the President’s List.

Jake Anderson of Las Vegas made the fall 2015 dean’s list at Dean College in Franklin, Mass.

Jacob Horst of Las Vegas made the fall dean’s list at Lebanon Valley College in Annville, Penn.

Jordan Hodges of Las Vegas received the Dirty Kanza Scholarship, and Taylor Stueve of Las Vegas received theWilliam and Aloha Preston Accounting Scholarship and Bert/Addie/Kermit Palmer Scholarship. Both students are attending Emporia State in Kansas.

Molly Beaudin of Henderson made the fall 2015 dean’s list at Lasell College in Newton, Mass.

Kayla Connick of Las Vegas made the fall 2015 dean’s list at Maryville University in St. Louis.

U.S. Army Reserve Pvt. Vanessa I. Hernandez graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Jackson, S.C. Hernandez is the daughter of Noemi Hernandez of North Las Vegas and is a 2015 graduate of Canyon Springs High School.

U.S. Army Pvt. Shavonda M. Smith graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Jackson, S.C. Smith is the daughter of Augusta Wilson of Las Vegas and graduated in 2015 from Bonanza High School.

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Lights FC coach Eric Wynalda lost his home in California wildfire
Eric Wynalda, coach of the Las Vegas Lights FC soccer team, talks about losing his home in the deadly California wildfires during an interview in Las Vegas, Nevada, on Nov. 17, 2018. (Ron Kantowski/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Women face issues from Essure birth control implants
DeVonna "Kat" Normand said she had complications from the Essure birth control implants. Normand uses her Sin City Heat show at 22.3 TakeOver Vegas Radio internet radio station in Las Vegas as a platform to raise awareness about Essure and connect with other women who have used the device. (K.M. Cannon/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @KMCannonPhoto
Truancy and Clark County schools
Tony Stark, one of 23 attendance officers with the Clark County School District, have a tall order tracking down students who aren't in school.
North Las Vegas Water Meters
Randy DeVaul shows off the new water meters that the city is installing.
Project 150 Thanksgiving 2018
About 100 volunteers for Project 150 box Thanksgiving meals for high school students and their families in Las Vegas on Wednesday, Nov. 14.
Three Square’s Maurice Johnson Talks About Food Waste
Three Square’s director of operations Maurice Johnson talks about food waste.
Parade preparation nears completion
Downtown Summerlin prepares for its annual holiday parade.
Clark County Wetlands promotes 2019 Wetland Walker Program
This year the park will be celebrating the Northern Flicker. The program is designed to teach about that bird, and encourage people to visit the Wetlands and walk the same distance the bird migrates each year.
Poet’s Walk Henderson introduces storytelling
Residents enjoy a storytelling activity.
Downtown Summerlin hosts its annual Festival of Arts
People crowd to Downtown Summerlin for the 23rd annual Summerlin Festival of Arts in Las Vegas, Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018. (Caroline Brehman/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Clark County educators debate alternative grading systems
Spring Valley High School principal Tam Larnerd, Spring Valley High School IB coordinator Tony Gebbia and retired high school teacher Joyce O'Day discuss alternative grading systems. (Marcus Villagran/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @marcusvillagran
Grandparents on the fire that killed three family members
Charles and Doris Smith talk about the night an apartment fire took the lives of three of their family members. (Marcus Villagran/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @marcusvillagran
New York artist Bobby Jacobs donated a sculpture to the Las Vegas Healing Garden
Bobby Jacobs, an artist from upstate New York, has spent much of the past year creating a sculpture of two separate angel wings. He donated the sculpture to the Las Vegas Healing Garden. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bizutesfaye
Weather will cool slightly through the end of the week
The weather will cool slightly through the end of the week., but highs are still expected to be slightly above normal for this year. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bizutesfaye
Mayor announces new public-private partnership
Mayor Carolyn Goodman announced the creation of the Mayor’s Fund for Las Vegas LIFE, a public-private partnership that will allocate money to the city’s neediest.
Fremont9 opens downtown
Fremont9 apartment complex has opened in downtown Las Vegas. (Marcus Villagran/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @marcusvillagran
Fall fairytale gets cozy at Bellagio Conservatory
Bellagio Conservatory introduces its fall-themed garden titled "Falling Asleep." (Marcus Villagran/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @marcusvillagran
What the house that Ted Binion died in looks like today
Casino heir Ted Binion died in this Las Vegas home in 1998. Current home owner Jane Popple spent over $600,000 to restore and modernize the home. (Marcus Villagran/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @marcusvillagran
Rescue Mission employees terminated
Don James, a former employee for the Las Vegas Rescue Mission, talks about the day his team was terminated. (Erik Verduzco/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Raiders Cupcakes at Freed's Bakery
Freed's Bakery will have Raiders-themed cupcakes available in store and for order during football season. (Marcus Villagran/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @marcusvillagran
51s fans say goodbye to Cashman Field
Las Vegas 51s fans said goodbye to Cashman Field in Las Vegas, Monday September, 3, 2018. (Marcus Villagran/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @marcusvillagran
51s owner Don Logan's last weekend at Cashman Field
Don Logan, owner of the Las Vegas 51s, gives a tour of Cashman Field before the team's final weekend using the field. (Marcus Villagran/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @marcusvillagran
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