Kokopelli Athlete of the Week, Sept. 18, 2014

Senior Jr. Paongo named Athlete of the week for his outstanding play on both sides of the ball during the Dawgs 28-13 loss to Del Sol High School on Saturday, September 13. Paongo pounded the ball up the middle for a touchdown giving the Dawgs a 14 … [Read more...]

VVES, honor’s local businesses and groups at open house

Virgin Valley Elementary School honored local groups and businesses Wednesday night during their annual open house. Principal Cathy Davis explained how important community involvement in Mesquite helps our local schools meet financial needs during … [Read more...]

Cowboys outplay Bulldog soccer boys 4-1; Girls’ team wins

The Chaparral High School Cowboys depth prevailed Monday afternoon, in scorching temperatures, to defeat the Virgin Valley High School Bulldog boy’s soccer team 4-1. It was a hard-fought match despite the score as the Dawgs gave up two goals in the c … [Read more...]

‘Walk in Memory Walk in Hope’ highlights National Suicide Prevention Week

Nevada Coalition for Suicide Prevention and the City of Mesquite Department of Athletics and Leisure Services held the third annual ‘Walk in Memory Walk for Hope Saturday morning at the recreation fields next to the department. The event held a … [Read more...]

Dragons wear down Dawgs 28-13 in league opener

  The final score of Saturday’s football game, 28-13, was not indicative of the battle fought between the Del Sol Dragons and the host Virgin Valley Bulldogs. The Dawgs did not have an answer for Daniel Tyus and the Dragons’ double-wing we … [Read more...]

High School Football games moved to Saturday

Due to the recent damage to I-15 from Monday's storm, the football games scheduled for Virgin Valley High School (against Del Sol) in Mesquite and Moapa Valley at Desert Pines will be played on Saturday. For VVHS, the Freshman team will play at 2 … [Read more...]

Abbie Barnum named VVHS Athlete of Week

Abbie Barnum scored 4 goals in a win over Mojave and hit her second goal of the day with less than one minute remaining to tie Western 2-2 Friday, September 5, 2014 in Las Vegas. Barnum’s athleticism made her the unanimous choice for VVHS Athlete of t … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Department hold Fire Academy Graduation and Pinning Ceremony

The Mesquite Fire and Rescue Department held a dinner celebration Saturday night at the Mesquite Elks Lodge honoring the 2014 Fire Academy graduation class and the pinning of two new fire captains. Deputy Chief Rick Resnick acted as Master of … [Read more...]

Crusaders overwhelm Bulldogs 40-6

The Virgin Valley High School Bulldogs could not overcome a slow start and were overwhelmed by defending Division 1-A Champion Faith Lutheran High School 40-6 Friday night in Las Vegas. The Crusaders jumped on the Dawgs early scoring 28 points in the … [Read more...]

Bulldog volleyball squad shut out by Lions 3-0

The Virgin Valley High School Lady Bulldog volleyball team could not get it together Thursday night losing three straight matches to Calvary Chapel High School. The Lions a small Division 111 school dominated the host Bulldogs 25-17, 25-14 and … [Read more...]