VVAA Launches 2014 Fundraising with Raffle and Silent Auction

Virgin Valley Artists Association has put a long list of fundraising activities on the calendar for the coming months.   Fundraising chairperson Elaine Murphy announced the opening of VVAA’s annual raffle and silent auction on October 6.   “Our member … [Read more...]

Joyce Burke Paintings Offered in Benefit Auction

Joyce Burke and her art are well known among art enthusiasts throughout Nevada and Utah.  She has been a watercolor painter and instructor for the many years that she has lived in Mesquite and Reno, garnering dozens of honors for her fine … [Read more...]

NDVS ROVER Program Schedules Visit to Mesquite October 7

The Nevada Department of Veterans Services (NDVS) Veterans Outreach “ROVER” Program will visit so veterans and family members will be able to meet with a Veterans Service Officer (VSO) to learn about benefits and services they may be eligible for but … [Read more...]

Spring and Fall – Change Your Clock, Change Your Smoke Detector Battery!

Mesquite CERT -Community Emergency Response Team – is launching a Smoke Detector Battery Change Program.  In keeping with CERT’s mission to prepare individuals, neighbors, and the community for disasters, CERT volunteers will help residents, free of c … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite Sept. 21 – 27, 2014

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for Sept. 21 – Sept. 27, 2014. Sept. 21: Theft: Officer responded to an E Pioneer Blvd business on a theft and a report was taken. Agency Ass … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Sept. 22 – 28, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 9/22/2014 through 9/28/2014: Total Calls For Service: 54* 911 Transports: 20 Non Transports: 11 Inter-facility Transports: 13 Fire Related Incidents: 11 FIRE … [Read more...]

Obituary: John Hall

John LeRoy Hall, age 77, passed away September 26, 2014, in Bunkerville, Nevada.  He was born November 19, 1936 to Calvert and Louisa May Kennison Hall in Santa Maria, CA.  He married Barbara Lee Morgan on August 9, 1969 in San Fernando, CA. John g … [Read more...]

Bowling League Updates Sept. 30, 2014

9/22/14 - GAMBLERS 4 ACES 1. Six 5-3 2. Aliens 5-3 3. Three of a Kind 5-3 4. High Five 4-4 5. 1 queen 2 Jokers 4-4 6. Tweety N Da Guys 4-4 7. Three Aces 3-5 8. Tricky Trio 2-6 HIGH GAME Ladies: Julie Lefler 206 Men: Danny Barker … [Read more...]

Obituary: Raymond Franklin Rasmussen

Raymond Franklin Rasmussen, 62, passed away unexpectedly September 20, 2014.  He was born January 22, 1952 in Denver, Colorado to Raymond Franklin Rasmussen Sr. and Kathleen Ruth Coggins Rasmussen.  He married Marie Bonilla Collins on October 14, 1 … [Read more...]

Obituary: Roy Eugene Rogers

John 23:46- “Father I entrust my spirit into your hands” Roy Eugene Rogers came into this world on November 22, 1946 in Medford, Ore. Roy went to be with our Lord and Savior on September 19, 2014 at home in Mesquite. Roy was the son of Earl Eugene … [Read more...]