Sparks resident Yvonne Sexton, known to many locals as Vonne, has had an interesting life. She moved to Reno from Redding, CA when she was just six months old. Despite moving away for a brief period of time, she says she always finds herself drawn back here. “There are not many people who can say they can drive 30-45 min and be at one of the most beautiful lakes in the world.” Vonne went to school for her freshman and sophomore years at McQuee...
A Reality Check
Members of the Boys and Girls Club of the Truckee Meadows gained real world knowledge at a Bite of Reality, a monetary budget stimulation sponsored by local credit unions.
60-year Sparks resident honored by Rotary Club
Lloyd Diedrichsen, known as ‘the Doc’ or ‘Dr. D’ by many Sparks natives, had a crowd of Sparks Rotary Club members laughing out loud Wednesday afternoon as the 89-year-old received the Honorary Rotarian Award for his 60-year service in the club.
Time to start thinking Halloween safety
Halloween is right around the corner and there are many Halloween trick-or-treating events in the Sparks area that can provide parents with fun alternatives to the traditional door-to-door trick-or-treating on public streets. There are also many things families can do to ensure a safe Halloween.