120 years ago
September 29, 1893
The Jacks Valley school house has been moved from the center of the valley to the east side of the road between Winters ranch and the pony saloon.
100 years ago
September 26, 1913
A social hop will be given this evening at the Carson Valley Improvement Club’s hall, Minden and is the opening dance given by Miss Helene Fitzgerald of Los Angeles, who is here to open a school of dancing.
80 years ago
September 29, 1933
In most states of the union, using reasonable caution, a motorist need have little fear of being fined for speeding, reports the secretary of state’s office. Eighteen states, including Nevada, have no highway speed limits.
50 years ago
October 3, 1963
State Highway Engineer Otis Wright said last week that if a sewage tunnel is dug through Kingsbury, the Highway Department would consider favorably the enlargement of the tunnel to include a highway.
25 years ago
September 29, 1988
South Lake Tahoe police and Douglas County Sheriff’s deputies arrested three South Lake Tahoe men Friday in connection with at least 10 residential and commercial burglaries.
10 years ago
September 24, 2003
After a year of settling in, the China Spring Youth Camp dedicates its women’s facility, the Aurora Pines Girls Facility on Thursday.
A look back at past editions of The Record-Courier by Cira Craighead