Rotary gives youth a chance to read

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Members of the Rotary Club of Mesquite presented a $1,000 check to the Eureka Casino resort in support of its Mesquite Reads Community Initiative on Thursday, June 5, 2014. The goal of the Mesquite Reads program is that every child in our … [Read more...]

New President installed at Young Singles Branch

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The Young Singles Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints received a new Presidency on June 15, 2014. The new President is James DeLaMare with his 1st Counselor, Alan Hepworth and his 2nd Counselor, Danny Decker. … [Read more...]

Air Quality Advisory Issued For Dust on Monday afternoon through evening

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Due to expected high winds, Clark County Department of Air Quality (DAQ) officials are advising residents and operators of local construction sites of the possibility of blowing dust on Monday afternoon through evening. At this time, unhealthy … [Read more...]

The Promise

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“The Promise” by Ann Weisgarber c.2013, 2014, Skyhorse Publishing $24.95 / $32.99 Canada 310 pages It was a vow you took very seriously. Friends forever, you said in school. Til death do you part, you uttered in front of an altar. Semper fi, … [Read more...]

Florkowski and Schaloske win National titles in North American One-Armed Golfers Association Tourney in Mesquite

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Jesse Florkowski won the one-arm unassisted title and Klaus Schaloske the arm assisted  Thursday in the North American One-Armed Golfers Association (NAOAGA) National Championship in Mesquite, Nevada. Florkowski defeated Xander Dobreff in match … [Read more...]

Obituary: Michael Williams

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Michael Alan Williams, 74, of Mesquite, passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014. He was born April 18, 1940, in Carmi, Illinois to Mildred and Harold Williams. Michael was raised in Bismarck, North Dakota and moved to Las Vegas in 1961, where he … [Read more...]

Air Quality Advisory Issued For Dust Friday Afternoon and Evening

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Due to expected high winds, Clark County Department of Air Quality (DAQ) officials are advising residents and operators of local construction sites of the possibility of blowing dust Friday afternoon and evening. At this time, unhealthy levels of … [Read more...]

MMGA weekly update

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LE VAN SHOOTS BEST ROUND EVER AT FALCON RIDGE Ask Paul LeVan and he will honestly tell you that almost always plays the front side at Falcon Ridge fairly well but the back nine has always given him a lot of trouble preventing him from shooting 18 … [Read more...]

Elks to hold Flag Day services

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The Mesquite Elks Lodge #2811 invites the public to attend the annual Flag Day Ceremony performed by the Elks Lodge, Saturday, June 14, 2014 at 7:00 a.m. at Veteran’s Park, 501 Hillside Drive.  Light refreshments will be served after the ceremony.  … [Read more...]

Telling a story

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The art of storytelling is as old as language.  It is surmised that during the Stone Age that stories of the hunt were shared with the tribe.  Some of these stories are immortalized on cave walls.  What they are trying to tell us is a matter of … [Read more...]