The Douglas County Historical Society's seventh annual melodrama "Home on the Range" or "Let's Rustle up Some Grub" is Feb. 9-12 at the Carson Valley Museum & Cultural Center.
Be prepared to hiss, boo, and cheer with fellow Mindenites and Gardnervillians as the villain tries to thwart the law and is finally captured in the end.
"When John and Sue Smith started them, the melodramas were always loosely based on Carson Valley history and this one is too," said writer and director Dave Thomas. "This year the theme will be agriculture in Carson Valley."
The 14-member cast began rehearsals Jan. …