Pershing County

Pershing County, Nevada

PO Box 820
Lovelock, NV 89419
Phone: (775) 273-2208
Fax: (775) 273-3015

In west-central NV northeast of Reno; organized Mar 18, 1919 from Humboldt County. Name Origin: For Gen. John Joseph "Black Jack" Pershing (1860-1948), an officer who served in Cuba, the Philippines, and Manchuria; commander in chief of the American Expeditionary Force (1917-18) during WWI, and U.S. army chief of staff (1921-24)

Area (sq mi):: 6067.55 (land 6036.56; water 30.99) Population per square mile: 1.10
Population 2005: 6,360 State rank: 11 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.00%; 1990-2000 54.40% Population 2000: 6,693 (White 69.70%; Black or African American 5.30%; Hispanic or Latino 19.30%; Asian 0.60%; Other 16.30%). Foreign born: 7.00%. Median age: 34.40
Income 2000: per capita $16,589; median household $40,670; Population below poverty level: 11.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $16,892-$16,737
Unemployment (2004): 4.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 22.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 25.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Pershing Gold Corporation (NASDAQ:PGLC) (FWB:7PG1) ("Pershing Gold" or the "Company"), an emerging Nevada gold producer, announces additional results for its 2015 Drilling Program at the Relief Canyon project in Pershing County, Nevada.
Barrick Gold Exploration 2014 spending plan for Spring Valley, Pershing County, Nevada has been received by Midway Gold Corp.
Lice is icky, but it's not dangerous,'' says Deborah Pontius, the school nurse for the Pershing County School District in Lovelock, Nev.
Pontius, RN, BSN, MSN, NCSN, Chief School Nurse/Health Services Coordinator for Pershing County School District, was recently elected to the Executive Committee of National Association of School Nurses (NASN).
Lovelock was originally part of Humboldt County, but on March 19, 1919, Pershing County was created and Lovelock was named the county seat.
Immediately after he was taken into custody, in a conversation with one of my deputies, he said something to the effect when he is finished he wanted to make a smiley face,' Pershing County, Nevada, Sheriff Ron Skinner said.
But this year Pershing County police officers tested the First Amendment, ordering a gay men's camp called Jiffy Lube (slogan: "Get in.
The Fisher Canyon Gold Project, located in Pershing County, Nevada, is the new flagship property and the main focus of the Company.
V: RPM; OTCQX: RPMGF; FWB: 5TN) (the "Company" or "Rye Patch") announces that it has received its third quarterly royalty payment for 2015 of CDN$1,462,300 (USD$1,125,340) from its Net Smelter Return royalty on the Rochester mine located along the Oreana trend in Pershing County, Nevada.
TGC" and together with Terraco, the "Terraco Parties") will receive a US$1,000,000 non--dilutive cash infusion and an option to acquire a net smelter returns royalty ("NSR") on part of the Spring Valley gold project located in Pershing County, Nevada ("Spring Valley Project").
Pontius lives and works in Lovelock and is the only school nurse for 4 schools and 750 students in Pershing County School
a Nevada corporation, is a wholly owned subsidiary of URHG and is engaged in the acquisition of mining equipment and the development of gold and other precious metals mining projects that demonstrate a reasonable probability for near term production, including its Dun Glen Placer Mine, located in Pershing County, Nevada.