By Art Trujillo
Las Vegas Optic
Charges of corruption, consumer concerns, prison terms and personnel turnover comprised the top news stories for 2007, as selected by the editorial staff of the Las Vegas Optic.
The top articles, in order:
1. Bilingual Bash aftermath. Officials chose to forgo more adults-only, invitation-only parties celebrating bilingualism, in light of indictments handed down against West Las Vegas Schools Superintendent Joe Baca, who retired shortly before being indicted in connection with a probe of questionable spending practices at West.