Thurman Carthen has been a roadie, carpenter, plumber and electrician - but it's his voice that went viral a few weeks ago when he sang at the Galena High School graduation.
He's got spurs that jingle jangle jingle ... and much like the old western song with those lyrics, Mike Torvinen loves riding horseback.
For many fitness trainers, it's all about the blood, sweat and tears but local gym owner Jevon Rowden says he would rather see the members he works with - get stronger from the inside out.
For ten years he's been protector and guardian of students at Reno High, but teens and staff say he's so much more than that.
Diana Lee changed her career path more than ten years ago to devote herself to others - and she does it in a variety of ways.
As a child, Heather Penney fell in love with aviation here in Nevada - at the Reno-Stead Airport. She's best known as one the first fighter pilots to take to the U.S. skies during the 9/11 attacks.
The civil rights movement of the 1960's had a big impact on Dr. Jane Nichols.
This week's Someone 2 Know Says the strong and unified community of northern Nevada welcomed her so warmly when she moved here decades ago that she's always looking for ways to give back.
If you're a Wolf Pack fan, the name Musselman is familiar. The female half of the Reno power couple got involved with the community as soon as they moved here three years ago.
Human trafficking - including child sex trafficking - is an international problem. When a northern Nevada family learned it was also happening here, they decided to do something about it.
The software company Intuit is well known for its popular products - Turbo Tax and Quick Books. But, the business gives credit to its employees for being the real stars.
A local doctor noticed the needs of some of her active but aging patients weren't being met - so she developed a new supplement.
As high school seniors near graduation, many ask themselves “Now what?” This week's Someone 2 Know thought he knew the answer until a monumental disappointment left him wondering.
Two teachers at Spanish Springs Elementary go way back, Ms. Graham and Ms. Wellman.
Lisa Moore, the director of Life Changes, Inc. a non-profit that helps northern Nevadans find a healthy path away from substance abuse. We got a chance to catch up with Lisa and learn why she has devoted her life to this cause.