City unclear on appointment term

The Mesquite City Council at their May 6 Technical Review Meeting discussed the procedures for nominating and appointing a replacement for Mayor Mark Wier, who resigned his position on April 22. Deputy City Attorney Bob Sweetin told the council … [Read more...]

Still more questions than answers for Highland Hills residents

[slideshow_deploy id='185'] As you drive into the Highland Hills community the first thing you notice is the undulating surface of the street, and it isn’t a speed bump. “The road has been repaired twice since 2008 and now it is sinking again,” said … [Read more...]

Council votes to draft new MRBI contract

Even with a new contract Mesquite Regional Business, Inc., will be judged solely on its performance, according to George Rapson, one of the five city councilmen who voted Tuesday for a new agreement. “Ultimately, at the end of the day, if they do n … [Read more...]

Saturday road race included runners 5 to 81 years

[slideshow_deploy id='905'] The 2014 Mesquite Senior Games road races included runners from ages five to 81.  The races were held April 19 at the Mesquite Sports and Event Complex and included runs of 10 and 5 kilometers and another at one mile.  R … [Read more...]