Where were you on 9/11?
“I was in second grade and I had just moved to Reno. My best friend was Arabic, and I remember people made fun of him and were really mean. I didn’t understand why they were mean to him. … It wasn’t until a few years later when we watched a video on 9/11 in school that it hit me.” — Adam Madison, 18, freshman at University of Nevada, Reno “I remember because my birthday was right after it (Sept. 12), and all the adults at my eighth birthday pa...
Tail Hook honors centennial of Naval Aviation
SPARKS — For the 16th consecutive year the annual Tail Hook Convention landed at the John Ascuaga’s Nugget Saturday. It’s a multi-faceted convention full of symposiums, displays and an opportunity for those in the field to meet their counterparts. “At Tail Hook we honor past warriors as well at those on active duty,” Jim “Guido” Dimatto said Dimatto, a captain in the Naval Reserve, is the president of the 100th Anniversary Foundation, the educ...