Mesquite Animal shelter Pet Listing November 17, 2017

November is National Pet Cancer Awareness Month American Veterinary Medical Association. It is never too late to learn the warning signs of pet cancer. Cancer is not strictly a "human" condition. As the No. 1 disease-related killer of dogs and … [Read more...]

Small Business Saturday, November 25th Shop Local

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) have partnered to host a special Small Business Saturday event. Small Business Saturday encourages holiday shoppers to patronize brick and mortar businesses that are … [Read more...]

NEVADA INCREASING RATE OF PRESCHOOL STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES PARTICIPATING IN REGULAR CLASSROOMS

CARSON CITY, Nev. – Schools in Nevada have increased the number of preschool students with disabilities participating in regular classrooms 3.2 percentage points to 33 percent and are on track to increase that inclusion rate to 40 percent in the … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-LeMieux

The first annual Mesquite Hangar Dance, Show and Cookout to benefit the local Veteran’s Center was a rousing success. It was a total community event with an estimated 7-800 people in attendance. I would like to thank and recognize the wonderful … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Fox

In spite of what the president is saying, the GOP tax reform plan is not meant to help you and me. It is meant instead to provide corporations and the ultra-wealthy with tax breaks. The bill would permanently lower the corporate tax rate from 35 … [Read more...]

Letter to the editor-Dartt

It has been brought to my attention that the Mesquite City Manager, Andy Barton, stated that he was not aware of Senior Center and Recreation Center issues. In January 2015, I visited with the Mayor, Allan Litman, and discussed Recreation Center … [Read more...]

“What Happens In Church?”

By Pastor Travis Lauterbach What does a church service look like? Are there certain things that should happen at a service? Can the service be an anything goes occasion? What distinguishes church services from meetings of various clubs and … [Read more...]

Senior Menu Week of Nov. 16-22, 2017

Thursday, Nov. 16: BBQ pork rib, scalloped potatoes, greens, WW bread, apples Friday, Nov. 17: Meatloaf, mashed potatoes w/brown gravy, Italian vegetables, WW roll w/fruit jelly, spiced apples Monday, Nov. 20: Chicken fried steak sandwich, … [Read more...]

1000 Flags Ceremony Honors Las Vegas Victims

By Abbey Snow Photos by Samuel Snow The Exchange Club of Mesquite held a ceremony Saturday evening on the west field of the Mesquite Recreation Center where 1,000 flags were placed on Sunday, Nov. 5, for the 12th annual "One Thousand Flags … [Read more...]

Nevada Supreme Court Must Review State’s Experimental Execution Protocol

LAS VEGAS—The execution of Scott Dozier was put on hold Thursday, Oct. 9, after Clark County District Court Judge Jennifer P. Togliatti enjoined the Nevada Department of Corrections from administering a paralytic as the final drug in its experimental … [Read more...]