In Memory of Carroll Baber

Gone, but not forgotten. Loved by Ilene, Barb, Paul; Friends and relatives. We Miss You. … [Read more...]

Young Women Recognized

A special dinner and program were held May 7, 2014 to honor young women who have earned their Young Women Recognition Award. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints has a program for girls from the ages of 12 years to 18 years that … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite June 29 – July 5, 2014

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for June 29 – July 5, 2014.   June 29: Driving Under the Influence: Officer arrested one adult male for DUI on Mesa Blvd, driver's license vi … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics June 30 – July 6, 2014

Total Calls For Service: 40* 911 Transports: 14 Non Transports: 12 Inter-facility Transports: 8 Fire Related Incidents: 7 DELAYED 911 RESPONSE: 0 911 INCIDENTS UNABLE TO RESPOND: 0 Non Transports include: Patient refusals, lift assists, … [Read more...]

Hot cars deadly for pets

Pet owners should not leave their animal in the car - even for a few minutes - when the hot weather arrives. The inside temperature of the car can quickly reach 120 degrees. Pet owners are urged to refrain from leaving animals in the car, even with … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals

Featured Dogs: Haley, female Bichon/poodle/Maltese What a sweet, scruffy face and charming button nose! Haley has the most amazing expression, as if she knows that she's adorable but she doesn't understand how or why she ended up in a shelter.  … [Read more...]

2014 Men’s Summer Softball League Standings Week 1

STANDINGS WEEK # 1 – Men’s League 1.Primex Plastics 2-0 2.CasaBlanca Hotel/Casino 2-0 3.Barry’s Music 0-2 4.GES/McDonald’s 0-2 5.Zacatecas 0-0 Scores of July 2 Games Primex Plastics 11, GES/McDonald’s Primex Plastics 16, GES/McDon … [Read more...]

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Board Of Trustees Selects Ronald Heezen, Ph.D., To Be Next Executive Director

At its June 17, 2014 meeting, the Library District Board of Trustees selected Ronald R. Heezen, Ph.D., for the position of Executive Director. He will replace current Executive Director Jeanne Goodrich who is retiring at the end of the … [Read more...]

Obituary – Charles Camp

Charles Ray Camp, of Mesquite, died of cancer on June 27, 2014.  He was at home with his wife by his side.  Charles had enjoyed a visit with children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren the weekend prior to his death.  He was born March 9, 1933, in … [Read more...]

Monday’s GAS Club keeps low scores with high temps

The Monday, July 7 gathering of the GAS Club brought out a bigger crowd despite the hot temperatures. With most of the regular members gone for the summer, the higher turnout was a shock to organizers. The four-man teams played a three-best-ball … [Read more...]