Kokopelli Athlete of the Week: Branden Haun

Senior Branden Haun was named to the 1-A Sunrise League team for his play as a defensive and offensive lineman for the Bulldogs. Haun was a steady influence for the young Bulldog players this year. … [Read more...]

Bulldogs match up well with Crusaders in season opener

The Virgin Valley High School boy basketball team hosts the Crusaders from Faith Lutheran High School on December 2 in the season opener for the Dawgs. The Dawgs and the Crusaders have lost most of their firepower from last year’s squads and will be s … [Read more...]

Lady Bulldogs to open season at Faith Lutheran

The Virgin Valley High School Lady Bulldog basketball team will travel to Faith Lutheran on December 2 to face the Crusaders in the opening game of the season. The Crusaders are defending 1-A Sunset Conference champions going 9-1 last season. The … [Read more...]

Baird and Dominguez on a mission to repeat as state champions

Jacob Baird and Juan Dominguez have reached the pinnacle of wrestling, Nevada State Champions, but the story doesn't end there. The Bulldog duo, want to continue the success of 2013-2014, by repeating in 2014-2015. Baird will move up in weight class … [Read more...]

Bulldog soccer gals and coach honored at annual banquet

Spencer Green named 1-A Southern Division Goalkeeper of Year Josilynn Lara garners 1-A Southern Division honors The Virgin Valley High School soccer team held their annual season ending banquet Thursday night honoring the 2014 team. After dinner … [Read more...]

Winter Sports Preview Special

Winter begins with winter sports on the hill It seems to never fail, the beginning of tryouts for winter sports at Virgin Valley High School, ushers in the beginning of winter, for our fair city. Simultaneously the sounds of balls hitting hardwood, … [Read more...]

Kokopelli Athlete of the Week: Natilyn Faught

Natilyn Faught had a great year for Coach Jon Felix's squad. Faught competed in both singles and double matches. Faught held the number one seeding for most of the year. Faught a junior will be counted on next year as a steadying influence for the … [Read more...]

Mercy Air Mesquite branch receives new helicopter

Training has begun for Mercy Air pilots and staff at Mesquite Airport as they begin familiarity training on a new helicopter manufactured by Agusta of Italy. The Agusta replaces a 1986 Bell which is showing its age. The Agusta is a twin engine ship … [Read more...]

‘One Thousand Flags over Mesquite’ run closes

The ninth annual, “One Thousand Flags over Mesquite’ hosted by The Exchange Club closed Sunday afternoon.  The week-long celebration honoring veterans and the flag of our country was well attended. Master of Ceremonies Paul Benedict began the day’s pr … [Read more...]

‘They Raised Their Hand’ book signing held at Vet Center

Jim Carrick held a book signing at the Mesquite Vet Center Saturday morning to highlight the publishing of his book ‘They Raised Their hand’. Carrick a Mesquite resident since 2008 writing career began with a piece entitled Veterans Corner which wa … [Read more...]