DAWN & JIM
Dawn Gibbons, Nevada’s former first lady and the “brassy TV guy” television station owner Jim Rogers, get together to take on the trending topics. Dawn & Jim may not always agree but both anxiously look forward to tackling the topics that has Nevada talking.
Unveiling of special painting to celebrate NV’s 150th birthday
Renowned Nevada artist Steven Saylor is celebrating the 150th anniversary of Nevada statehood by painting “Nine Cheers for the Silver State”.
The painting serves as a fundraiser for the Comstock Foundation for History and Culture, a non-profit organization dedicated to the restoration of the Comstock Historic District, a National Historic Landmark. Saylor’s painting takes its title from a headline that appeared in the Gold Hill Daily News on Oct. 31, 1864.
DAWN GIBBONS: FIRST LADY 2007-2010
Dawn talks about her life in the Governor’s Mansion, the passion of her causes and knowing she made a difference in at least two important issues. Dawn explains these in a serious and interesting manner.
Dawn Gibbons talks about the Nevada Sesquicentennial
A celebratory mural is going up in honor of Nevada’s 150th birthday, and Dawn Gibbons talks about how Nevadans are really the spirit of the old west but moving into the 21st century.
NEVADA WOMEN’S LEGACY PROJECT
The Nevada Women’s Legacy Project celebrates the roles and lives of Nevada women from 1864-2014. The Legacy Project wants your help in gathering stories from every Nevada community, large and small, of women making a difference.
SHANNON LIVELY IS TEACHER OF THE YEAR 2014
Shannon Lively of Vanderburg Elementary has been awarded a $2,000 check for being chosen as Teacher of the Year!
LUANNE WAGNER WINS ONE CLASSROOM AT A TIME GRANT
Luanne Wagner of Clark High School plans to put the money to good use to help her students become more successful.
BONNER ELEMENTARY WINS ONE CLASSROOM AT A TIME GRANT
This Month, we are honoring Melissa Gravatt and Kristi O’Donnell of Bonner Elementary, who plan to use the grant on new technology in the classroom.
RICHARD KNOEPPEL WINS ONE CLASSROOM AT A TIME GRANT
This Month, we are honoring Richard Knoeppel of Advanced Technology Academy, who was nominated by 11 separate students for his work in the A-Tech architecture program.
SHANNON LIVELY WINS ONE CLASSROOM AT A TIME GRANT
This Month, we are honoring Shannon Lively of Vandenberg Elementary, who will be using the grant to add to her classroom’s literature collection and technology to help get the kids engaged in lessons.
ROSARITA ALVITA WINS ONE CLASSROOM AT A TIME GRANT
This Month, we are honoring Rosarita Olvina of West Career & Technical Academy for her relentless efforts in making learning fun and preparing students for the future.
2013 Las Vegas Heart & Stroke Walk
News 3 supports the 2013 Las Vegas Heart & Stroke Walk in downtown Las Vegas, November 2, benefitting the American Heart Association.