Support Mesquite’s CERT team

Senior citizens who sign up for the CERT classes are receiving an rewarding activity that is enjoyable, one that contributes to personal growth, offers the opportunity to learn new skills and allows them to make new friends at the same time. The … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals Aug. 22, 2014

NATIONAL DOG DAY- Awareness of Homeless Animals Annually celebrated on August 26, it is National Dog Day.  This day encourages dog ownership of all breeds, mixed and pure, and embraces the opportunity for all dogs to live a happy, safe and “ … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People Aug. 22, 2014

 We Care for Animals' (WCFA) featured pets are Andy, Katie and Sara. These cute kittens are about 11 weeks old and have had their first vaccines.  Andy is black with white trim and his sisters are beautiful calicos.  Sara has some gray on her face wh … [Read more...]

City to Accept Applications for Medical Marijuana Establishments

The City of Mesquite Development Services Department will accept applications for Conditional Use Permits for all types of medical marijuana establishments anytime up until 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 1, 2014.  Interested applicants should contact … [Read more...]

Lira takes lead in MMGA

What has the MMGA become. Thursday morning at the Palms two players cancelled due to injuries and one for a colonoscopy. That probably answers the question. Anyway back to golf. With only two more playing dates scheduled for the remainder of the … [Read more...]

Common sense about reading

Historians agree that one of the oldest writing forms still available are the clay tablets of the ancient Samarians and ever since people have been recording their history, scientific knowledge, and stories.  This educating ourselves by reading … [Read more...]

Nevada rates high on rural road conditions

Nevada may not compare well with the rest of the nation when it comes to its schools, but at least its rural road conditions are top in the class. According to USA Today, Nevada joins Florida and Tennessee as having the smallest percentage of … [Read more...]

Don’t blame Mesquite’s doctors

To the editor: This letter is in response to the letter in your August 14 edition on doctors and what they are prescribing (page 4A). The choice made to take oxycodone, morphine or any other drug is the sole responsibility of the user. If the … [Read more...]

MCSO Blotter August 21, 2014

WARRANT ARREST – LITTLEFIELD (ARIZONA STRIP)                Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Dennis Eric Rydman, 65, of Mesquite, NV, early Monday (8/18) afternoon on a failure to appear misdemeanor warrant issued by Page Justice Court.  D … [Read more...]

Pollock returns from Mission in Ohio

Sister Ehrin Pollock returns August 18 after serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served 18 months in the Columbus, Ohio Mission. Ehrin is the daughter of Vernon W. and Bonnie Pollock. Sister Pollock will be s … [Read more...]