This Week in History April 30, 2015

April, 1914: Automobile road was within four miles of Bunkerville. April, 1919: The unincorporated town of Mesquite formed. May, 1922: VVHS Class Motto "Push, Pull or get out of the way." … [Read more...]

This Week In History April 23, 2015

April 16, 1909: Rio Virgin Telephone Company/Telegraph Company now has wire enough to connect Bunkerville, Mesquite and Littlefield. April 30, 1949: Special meeting of Mesquite Farmstead Water Association. Motion made by Orval Abbott to give … [Read more...]

This Week in History April 16, 2015

April 23, 1877: Cotton Planted. April 20, 1902: A committee of four was appointed to be in charge of the old folks party. April 25, 1910: George Hebron Bowler arrives in Mesquite bringing his passion for music, teaching choral and instrumental m … [Read more...]

This Week In History April 9, 2015

April 1877 - The settlers were discussing a suitable place for a town and decided on the location that is now Bunkerville. April 1904 - Bunkerville dug town well struck water at 55 feet. April 16 1909 - Rio Virgin Telephone Company/Telegraph … [Read more...]

This Week in History April 2, 2015

1882  Martha Cox arrives in Panaca ,she would later become the school teacher in Virgin Valley. 1904  Bunkerville dug a town well and reached water at 55 feet. 1916  Virgin Valley wins State Basketball Championship. 1945  U.S. forces invade O … [Read more...]