Ballweg Resigns From MRB Board

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On Friday, July 11, 2014, George Gault, Chairman of the Mesquite Regional Business, Inc. (MRB) Board of Directors accepted Dave Ballweg’s resignation from the MRB Board of Directors. Mr. Ballweg, charter member of the Board, submitted his formal … [Read more...]

Summer bowling league update July 14, 2014

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7/7/14 - ADULT / YOUTH 1. Rock Stars 29-6 2. Strikers 27-6 3. Chicago’s Best 21-144 4. Lots “O” Luck 21-14 5. Two Pin Heads 19-16 6. Ballerzzzz* 19-2 7. On the Ball 18-17 8. Aliens 17-18 9. Chicago II 14-21 10. The Knights 9-26 11. Grammie … [Read more...]

Quick Reminders for Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety

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The following is a reminder from Nevada Highway Patrol: Quick Reminders for Bicycle and Pedestrian Safety Summer time is here and our Nevada roadways are going to be busy with our communities and visitors abroad. Reducing accidents, the severity … [Read more...]

Mesquite’s Jeff Olson takes1st in Enoch City Freedom Run 10k

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Jeff Olson, a Mesquite resident, takes his running serious.  He gets up early at 5 a.m., and takes to the pavement and the hills that keep him in top shape for his marathons, which he runs 2-3 times a month in the surrounding four states Jeff is … [Read more...]

Knowledge is power

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“Knowledge is power” and the Heads of States have known this from the very beginning.  In some societies it was illegal to openly offer free education to the poor.  The ability to read and write was to possess the power to organize, and to … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People

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We Care for Animals featured pet is Ruby, a beautiful female tortoiseshell.  She is an affectionate lady and loves to greet people at the door.  She will do well in most homes and gets along fine with other cats. Other Adoptable … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter animals and information

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Crate Training:The Benefits for You and Your Dog By Sherry Woodard, Best Friends animal behavior consultant Why should I use a crate? Dogs are hard-wired by their genetic history to be den animals. A den is a small, safe, well-defined space. It … [Read more...]

PART II of American history

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The auto industry manufactured only 139 vehicles for civilian use during 1943. When WWII ended the auto industry soared. In three years the 100 millionth car was manufactured. The housing industry introduced tract houses which made housing for … [Read more...]

Local youth and leaders travel to conference

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Three busloads of young people and their leaders from the Virgin Valley traveled from Mesquite to Ephraim, Utah for a Youth Conference at Snow College in June. The Mesquite Nevada Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints brought … [Read more...]

This Week in Local History July 7th –July 13th

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July 1891; No record of anyone living in Mesquite at this time. (Mesquite Flats A History of Virgin Valley Vincent L. Leavitt) July 9th 1906; Walter Barieu Murder trial begins. Walter Barieu murdered Sheriff Tom Logan (Logandale is named for the … [Read more...]