In My Life

Present day senior citizens have lived during an most exciting time in history. Technological advances beyond our wildest dreams have occurred. The USA was in a Great Depression 1929 until 1939. The economic devastation of that period is vivid … [Read more...]

Obituary – Melvin Allen Weasa

Melvin Allen Weasa, 70, passed away Monday, June 30, 2014 at his residence. He was born on April 18, 1944 in Pocatello, Idaho to Melvin Albert and Evelyn Buttke Weasa. He married Wendy Galbreath on December 10, 1977 in Livingston, … [Read more...]

Mesquite Tea Party recognized

The Virgin Valley Tea Party was honored by Citizen Outreach in Las Vegas on June 6, 2014, receiving an award for "The Best Conservative Organization in 2013/2014 in the state of Nevada. The Virgin Valley Tea Party has been active this past year in … [Read more...]

Sunshine Academy opens Pre-School New Student Enrollment

The City of Mesquite Leisure Services Department New student registrations has begun for the Sunshine Academy pre-school classes for 3 to 5-year-olds are now being accepted by The Leisure Services Department. “Our program is designed to meet the n … [Read more...]

Defining Heat Disorders and Warning Signs

There are several ways in which heat can affect a worker. Some of the effects of heat on the body are more serious than others; thus, it is essential to know the signs and symptoms of the various heat-related disorders, starting with the most severe. … [Read more...]

Air Quality Advisory Issued For Smoke and Ozone For July 4 Through July 5 Due to Fireworks

Clark County Department of Air Quality (DAQ) is issuing an advisory that will be in effect from Friday, July 4, through Saturday, July 5, for potentially elevated levels of smoke and ozone over the Independence Day holiday due to local fireworks.  Ai … [Read more...]

Yeh takes low scores Monday

The Monday outing at Falcon Ridge was truly a hot affair at 111 degrees on the course at tee time, although this didn't stop Andrew Yeh from shooting a smooth 33 to take low gross and net. Hitting a 9-iron for his second shot on the par 5 first hole … [Read more...]

Disney Spectacular Thursday

Members of the cast from the Disney Spectacular practice one of the musical numbers for the show which will be presented today, July 3 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Mesquite Community Theatre, 150 N Yucca St. Presented by the Mesquite Kids on Stage … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite June 22 – 28, 2014

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for June 22 - 28, 2014.   June 22: Driving Under the Influence: Officer made a traffic stop on N Sandhill Blvd on a vehicle for disregarding … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics June 22 – 29, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 6/22/2014 through 6/29/2014: Total Calls For Service: 51* 911 Transports: 30 Non Transports: 7 Inter-facility Transports: 11 Fire Related Incidents: 4 DELAYED … [Read more...]