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Photo archive for November 19, 2008

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Boulder City senior Caiti Forrester was named a Wendy's High School Heisman award winner. View photo

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Boulder City senior Caiti Forrester shoots a jump shot during team practice on Monday. View photo

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Weaving in and out of cones, senior Endea Dawson runs dribbling drills during the first week of practice at Boulder City High. View photo

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Working as a team, junior Bridget Ward and sophomore Bree Moraing, right, execute the "two-man, three-ball" drill during team practice at Boulder City High on Sunday. View photo

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Green Valley High athletic trainer, Jeremy Haas, wraps the foot of senior defensive end Derrick Garrett. View photo

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Jeremy Haas, in his third year as Green Valley High's athletic trainer, dresses the ankle of Aysia Smith, a senior cheerleader. Haas assists in all Green Valley athletics. View photo

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John Vornsand

John Vornsand displays his award for winning the Clark County Amateur golf tournament. View photo

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan was honored with a humanitarian award presented by the National Indian Gaming Association for his work with the Dreamseekers Foundation at Wednesday's Global Gaming Expo. View photo

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan was honored with a humanitarian award presented by the National Indian Gaming Association for his work with the Dreamseekers Foundation at Wednesday's Global Gaming Expo. View photo

Don Bolwaire

Don Bolwaire stands in front of his badminton league while they warm up at the Mirabelli Community Center. View photo

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American Medical Response paramedics' contract with the Service Employees International Union has expired, and a strike is possible. View photo

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Switches at the Las Vegas headquarters of NV Energy, formerly Nevada Power, help the utility regulate energy consumption as part of its Cool Share program. A University of Michigan study of residential energy use in the 50 largest cities in the United States placed Las Vegas in the middle of the pack. View photo

Beer pong

World Series of Beer pong poster. View photo

Media Day: Hatton-Malignaggi

Welterweight boxer Matthew Hatton of Britain, brother of boxer Ricky Hatton, is shown during a news conference at the MGM Grand hotel and casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 19, 2008. Matthew Hatton will fight Ben Tackie of the U.S. in a 10-round bout on his brother's undercard at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on November 22. View photo

Media Day: Hatton-Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxers Ricky Hatton, left, of Britain and Paulie Malignaggi of the U.S. pose during a news conference at the MGM Grand casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 19, 2008. Hatton and Malignaggi face each other for a 12-round fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on November 22. View photo

Media Day: Hatton-Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Paulie Malignaggi of the U.S. is shown during a news conference at the MGM Grand hotel and casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 19, 2008. View photo

Media Day: Hatton-Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxers Ricky Hatton, (left) of Britain, and Paulie Malignaggi, of the U.S., face off during a news conference at the MGM Grand hotel and casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on Wednesday November 19, 2008. Hatton and Malignaggi will meet for a 12-round title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on November 22. View photo

Media Day: Hatton-Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Ricky Hatton, (right) of Britain, laughs with trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. during a news conference at the MGM Grand hotel and casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 19, 2008. View photo

Media Day: Hatton-Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Ricky Hatton, of Britain, speaks during a news conference at the MGM Grand hotel and casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on Wednesday November 19, 2008. Hatton and Malignaggi, of the U.S., will meet for a 12-round title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on November 22. View photo

Media Day: Hatton-Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Paulie Malignaggi of the U.S. poses before a news conference at the MGM Grand hotel and casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 19, 2008. View photo

Media Day: Hatton-Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Ricky Hatton of Britain arrives for a news conference at the MGM Grand hotel and casino in Las Vegas, Nevada on November 19, 2008. View photo

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Global Gaming Expo

American Gaming Association president Frank Fahrenkopf led a "State of the Industry" discussion with Harrah's chief executive officer Gary Loveman, International Gaming Technology CEO TJ Matthews, Olympic Entertainment Group chairman Armin Karu and National Indian Gaming Association president Ernie Stevens. View photo

Gift of Lights

The Schofield Middle School choir, left, joined by Thurman White Middle school choir, right, sings Christmas carols on a hay ride Nov. 11, 2008, at the eighth annual Gift of Lights holiday light festival at Sunset Park. View photo

Gift of Lights

The Schofield Middle School choir sings Christmas carols Nov. 11, 2008, at the eighth annual Gift of Lights holiday light festival at Sunset Park. View photo

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Director Debby Fleischer, right, directs the Schofield Middle School choir Nov. 11, 2008, at the eighth annual Gift of Lights holiday light festival at Sunset Park. View photo

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The 2008 Gift of Lights holiday festival at Sunset Park. View photo

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The 2008 Gift of Lights holiday festival at Sunset Park. View photo

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Christmas carolers sing for the crowd Nov. 11, 2008, at the eighth annual Gift of Lights holiday light festival at Sunset Park. View photo

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Members of the Coronado High Madrigals warm up before singing Christmas carols Nov. 11, 2008, at Sunset Park's Gift of Lights holiday light festival. View photo

Gift of Lights

Volunteer Sean Daniel wraps a van in Christmas lights Nov. 11, 2008, during the eighth annual Gift of Lights holiday festival at Sunset Park. View photo

New school zone signs

Metro police revealed new speed zone signs with the attached "When Children are Present" Wednesday. These signs have already been implemented in Florida, Michigan and Washington. View photo

Gift of Lights

Members of the Bishop Gorman varsity baseball team pose for a photo at the 2008 Gift of Lights holiday festival at Sunset Park. View photo

Gift of Lights

The 2008 Gift of Lights holiday festival at Sunset Park. View photo

White food drive

From left to right, members of the Thurman White Middle School student council and National Junior Honor Society Lakshmeeramya Malladi, Allessandra Brice, Anthony Ku, Lindy Eskin, Ariana Marciel and Linh Foschi hold armfuls of food collected for the holidays. View photo

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From left, Alan Izawa, Jayson Pascual, Ken Estepa, Justin Delarama and Kalvin Villanueva wait their turn for a court while playing pick-up basketball at the Sunset Park playgrounds. View photo

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Kalvin Villanueva attempts a layup during a pick-up game at the Sunset Park playgrounds. View photo

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Players battle for a rebound during a pick-up game at the Sunset Park playgrounds. View photo

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Lisa Medford, 71, shows a photo taken when she was a showgirl at the Tropicana in the '50s. A stint nude at the Riviera launched her career. View photo

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Slide guitarist Roy Rogers performs as part of the long-running free blues concert series in Boulder Station's Railhead Lounge last year. View photo

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"Legless Boy (after Muybridge)," Ken Currie, 2005 View photo

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"Wasp Drawing," Derrick Guild, 2008 View photo

Births

Caleb Sigman was born May 16 at Sunrise Hospital to Tina and Kevin Sigman. The father is a Henderson Parks & Recreation Department employee. View photo

Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten

Mourners follow Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten's casket to say their last goodbyes. Services for Brandise Hyten, 15, were Wednesday at Palm Mortuary. The Henderson teen was killed in a car crash early Saturday morning. View photo

Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten

Mourners make their way to the grave of Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten to say their last goodbyes Wednesday. Brandise Hyten, 15, was killed in a rollover car crash early Saturday morning. Services were held at Palm Mortuary in Green Valley. View photo

Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten

Mourners embrace at the Wednesday funeral of Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten. Brandise Hyten, 15, was killed in a rollover car crash early Saturday morning. View photo

Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten

With a pair of worn out tennis shoes tucked beneath its wheels, Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten's skateboard sits on display Wednesday during her funeral. Services were held at Palm Mortuary in Green Valley. View photo

Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten

A bouquet of flowers, sent by the Donald and Michael Mosley, sits on display at Palm Mortuary during the Wednesday funeral of Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten. Michael Mosley, 16, was driving the other car that was at the scene of the accident. View photo

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Mourners embrace Wednesday during funeral services for Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten at Palm Mortuary in Green Valley. View photo

Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten

The hand of a mourner reaches out to place a flower on the casket of Olivia "Lynn" Brandise Hyten Wednesday at Palm Mortuary. Brandise Hyten, 15, was killed in a rollover car crash early Saturday morning. View photo

Community Preide Award

Dee Lyon holds the Community Pride Award she received from Henderson Mayor James B. Gibson, center, ad City Council members from left, Jack Clark, Steve Kirk, Gerri Schroder and Andy Hafen. View photo

Alexis Heights Condo Fire

Firefighters clean up after extinguishing a blaze that ignited Wednesday morning at the Alexis Heights Condos, 5158 S. Jones Drive, in the southwest valley. Four residents were displaced and two people suffered minor injuries. View photo

Alexis Heights Condo Fire

Firefighters extinguish a blaze that ignited Wednesday morning at the Alexis Heights Condos, 5158 S. Jones Drive, in the southwest valley. Four residents were displaced and two people suffered minor injuries. View photo

Alexis Heights Condo Fire

Firefighters climb down the later after extinguishing a blaze that ignited Wednesday morning at the Alexis Heights Condos, 5158 S. Jones Drive, in the southwest valley. Four residents were displaced and two people suffered minor injuries. View photo

Alexis Heights Condo Fire

Firefighters extinguish a blaze that ignited Wednesday morning at the Alexis Heights Condos, 5158 S. Jones Drive, in the southwest valley. Four residents were displaced and two people suffered minor injuries. View photo

Police academy graduates

Henderson Police Department officer and class speaker Shawn Thibeault, left, addresses guests and officers in his Class of 2008-02 during the Southern Desert Regional Police Academy commencement ceremony Nov. 13. View photo

Police academy graduates

Henderson Police Officer Jamie Borden receives a congratulatory hug from Sgt. Ray Castro, left, after receiving the Leadership Award for the Class of 2008-02 during the Southern Desert Regional Police Academy commencement ceremony Nov. 13. Borden served with the Henderson Police Department in 1998 for five years and returned to the academy in 2008 at the age of 42 to follow his life-long desire of serving as an officer. View photo

Police academy graduates

Henderson Police Department academy graduates of the Class of 2008-02 pose for a photograph following the Southern Desert Regional Police Academy commencement ceremony Nov. 12. From left, Christopher Collier, Shawn Thiebeault, Harry Landis, Yuri Carpino, Jamie Borden, Christopher Gerhardt, Daniel Medrano, Keith Massenburg and Leah Adams. View photo

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Kevin Rudolph gives Prive a once-over. View photo

Katie Morgan

Jason Mewes and Katie Morgan at Tao. View photo

Sara Underwood

Sara Underwood at Tabu. View photo

Police academy graduates

Following a family legacy of public service, Henderson Police officer Daniel Medrano receives his badge from his grandfather, retired Gillette, Wyo., police chief Lou Pappas, 84, at the Southern Desert Regional Police Academy commencement ceremony. View photo

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Dave Navarro and Jenn Jowett at Tao. View photo

Police academy graduates

As recipient of the Class of 2008-02 Physical Fitness Award, Henderson Police Officer Christopher Gerhardt is congratulated by North Las Vegas TAC Officer Donavan McIntosh during the Southern Desert Regional Police Academy commencement ceremony. View photo

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Eli Welt View photo

Katherine Markham

Katherine Markham View photo

Marjorie Smith Thomas

Marjorie Smith Thomas View photo

Scouting for Food

Herbie Ferree, from Pack 304, loads up with boxes to sort and pack food collected by Boy and Cub Scouts as part of their holiday food drive at the Henderson Salvation Army on Saturday. View photo

Scouting for Food

Alec Neitz, from Pack 614, sorts canned food as part of the Scouting for Food drive at the Henderson Salvation Army on Saturday. View photo

Turkey Shoot

Paper turkey targets hang on taped cardboard are full of BB holes. Competitors pelted the targets with BBs during the annual Boulder City Turkey Shoot on Tuesday. View photo

Scouting for Food

Weston Little, left, and Jason Leavitt, from Troop 344, sort donated food collected as part of the Boy Scouts' holiday food drive at the Henderson Salvation Army on Saturday. View photo

Scouting for Food

Christian Bozeman, from Pack 614, sorts canned foods as part of the Boy Scout holiday food drive at the Henderson Salvation Army on Saturday. View photo

Scouting for Food

Boy Scout Zachary Shattler, from Troop 1, sorts canned food as part of the annual Boy Scout holiday food drive at the Emergency Aid office in Boulder City on Saturday. View photo

Turkey Shoot

After scoring an average of 33 out of 80 possible points, Justice Tilman, 7, proudly holds up his targets showing his BB hits Tuesday during the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. View photo

Turkey Shoot

Brennan Willis, 10, stares at his paper turkey to determine where his BB hit while competing Tuesday in the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. View photo

Turkey Shoot

Abigail Harling, 9, gets a lesson on eye dominance from her dad, Tom, left, before competing in the annual Turkey Shoot Tuesday at the Boulder City Recreation Center. Sitting behind holding her BB gun is parks and recreation employee Randy Shea. View photo

Scouting for Food

Boy Scout Chris Pearce unloads bags of donated food from the Boy Scouts' holiday food drive at the Emergency Aid office in Boulder City to be sorted on Saturday. View photo

Turkey Shoot

Sitting on the lap of her dad, Ryan Allain, first-grader Brooke Davis gets a shooting lesson while competing for the first time Tuesday in the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. View photo

Scouting for Food

As part of the holiday food drive, Cub Scout Christian Long, hands off bags of donated food to be sorted at the Emergency Aid office in Boulder City on Saturday. View photo

Turkey Shoot

As an official scorekeeper, parks and recreation employee Rick Rogers looks for BB hits on a youngster's turkey target Tuesday during the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. View photo

Turkey Shoot

Hoping to win again this year, Bill Hall, 68, jokes around with Mark Stephens, right, while preparing to shoot his paper turkey Tuesday during the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. As the winner of last year's seniors' competition, Hall took home the $20 first-place prize to purchase a Thanksgiving turkey. View photo

Scouting for Food

Boy Scouts drop off loads of donated food as part of their holiday food drive at the Emergency Aid office in Boulder City to be sorted on Saturday. View photo

Turkey Shoot

Determined to hit the bulls eye, Foxx Dunar, 7, aims for his paper turkey while competing Tuesday in the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. View photo

Turkey Shoot

Hoping to score more points than his sister, Richard Vince takes aim at his paper turkey while competing Tuesday in the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. View photo

Turkey Shoot

Lynda Carlson aims for her paper turkey while competing in the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center November 18th. View photo

Turkey Shoot

With steady hands, Aaron Kehoe, 9, aims at his paper turkey while competing Tuesday in the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. View photo

Turkey Shoot

First-grader Elise Hawkins receives a lesson from her dad, Eric, on how to use the gunsight on the BB gun before competing for the first time Tuesday in the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. View photo

Turkey Shoot

Concentrating on her paper turkey, 17-year-old Ashley Vince takes aim as she hopes to outscore her brothers Tuesday while competing in the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. View photo

Turkey Shoot

From bottom to top, siblings Ashley, Thomas and Richard Vince compete against each other Tuesday during the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. Watching from the side are parks and recreation employees Randy Shea and Jahmaka Gray, right. View photo

Turkey Shoot

Parents and children wait in line Tuesday for their turn to compete in the annual Turkey Shoot at the Boulder City Recreation Center. View photo

Robbery suspect

Police are looking for this man in connection with a bank robbery at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, in the area of Fort Apache & Sahara. View photo

Robbery suspect

Police are looking for this man in connection with a bank robbery at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, in the area of Fort Apache & Sahara. View photo

Robbery suspect

Police are looking for this man in connection with a bank robbery at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, in the area of Fort Apache & Sahara. View photo

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Meadows football coach Frank DeSantis observes his team during a recent practice. View photo

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Meadows defensive lineman Dylan Parr observes a play during practice. View photo

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Meadows running back Pat Kenny directs a play at practice. View photo

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Meadows football coach Frank DeSantis talks to his team after a recent practice. View photo

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Meadows quarterback Gerard Martinez looks on during practice. View photo

State jet

The state Department of Transportation continues to look into complaints by a former state pilot of safety lapses involving Nevada's Cessna Citation, shown in 2006. View photo

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The Meadows receiver Richard Lee, right, and Nate Gord practice Tuesday for the 2A state title game on Saturday. View photo

Hatton vs. Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Ricky Hatton of Britain makes his official "arrival" at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday, November 18, 2008. Hatton and Paulie Malignaggi of New York will meet for a 12-round title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday. View photo

Hatton vs. Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Paulie Malignaggi of New York has his hands taped before a workout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday, November 18, 2008. Malignaggi is preparing for a 12-round title fight with British boxer Ricky Hatton at the arena on Saturday. View photo

Hatton vs. Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Paulie Malignaggi of New York hits a double-end bag during a workout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday, November 18, 2008. View photo

Hatton vs. Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Ricky Hatton of Britain is shown during an interview as he makes his official "arrival" at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada Tuesday, November 18, 2008. Hatton and Paulie Malignaggi of New York will meet for a 12-round fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday. View photo

Hatton vs. Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Paulie Malignaggi of New York is interviewed after making his official "arrival" at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada Tuesday, November 18, 2008. View photo

Hatton vs. Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Ricky Hatton of Britain hits a speedbag at the IBA gym in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday, November 18, 2008. Hatton is preparing for a 12-round title fight against Paulie Malignaggi of New York at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday. View photo

Hatton vs. Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Paulie Malignaggi, left, of New York works on his timing with assistant trainer Orlando Carrasquillo at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada Tuesday, November 18, 2008. View photo

Hatton vs. Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Ricky Hatton, right, of Britain works on his timing with trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. at the IBA gym in Las Vegas, Nevada on Tuesday, November 18, 2008. View photo

Hatton vs. Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Ricky Hatton of Britain signs autographs as he makes his official "arrival" at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada Tuesday, November 18, 2008. View photo

Hatton vs. Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Paulie Malignaggi of New York poses as he makes his official "arrival" at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada Tuesday, November 18, 2008. Malignaggi is preparing for a 12-round fight with British boxer Ricky Hatton at the arena on Saturday. View photo

Hatton vs. Malignaggi

Junior welterweight boxer Ricky Hatton of Britain poses during his official "arrival" at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada Tuesday, November 18, 2008. Hatton and Paulie Malignaggi of New York will meet for a 12-round title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday. View photo

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