Community Calendar April 21-27, 2016

Congressman Cresent Hardy (NV-4) will host his second annual Veterans Care Fair to highlight resources and services available to veterans and their families. In conjunction with the Veterans Care Fair, the Southern Nevada VA Hospital will host a town … [Read more...]

‘Traveling with the Toes’ was a trip worth taking

With comedy, variety, cuteness and, of course, a lot of dancing, the Mesquite Toes 2016 Spring Dance Spectacular offered the audience everything they could have hoped for and lived up to the name; it was truly a spectacular show. On April 14, 15 … [Read more...]

Senior Games Pistol Shoot shows off improved range

On Saturday, April 2 the weather was comfortably warm, the sky was blue and sunny and the winds were nearly nonexistent; it was a perfect day to shoot something. Even more perfect because on that day 50 people were going for the gold in the 2016 … [Read more...]

Thanks for Senior Center Sock Hop

Dear Editor, Friday, April 1, the Senior Center held its annual ‘50’s sock hop at the center.  Many, many seniors and some younger folk had a great time.  We saw poodle skirts, saddle shoes, and denim pants rolled up.  Griseyda Belalcazar, Senior Ser … [Read more...]

Community Calendar April 14-20, 2016

Have you been curious about your heritage and wanted to discover your roots but you don’t know how? Now is the time to discover; the LDS Stake Center is holding Family Search Classes and it’s free to the public. Classes are available Monday thr … [Read more...]

“Give Me Liberty” teaches Americanism to Fifth graders

The “Give Me Liberty” was developed by current Mesquite Exchange Club Members and has reached a national level among Exchange Club members and fifth grade teachers across the United States. The program is designed to teach the principals of the U.S. C … [Read more...]

Correction Re: Ducky Derby

The first place winner of the Ducky Derby was mistakenly identified in a picture published in the Mesquite Local News, March 31 as Anne Hunt. The picture is of Anne Everest who won the Derby. Hunt took third place in the Derby. Mesquite Local News … [Read more...]

Cartoon 4-7-16

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Senior Menu April 7-13, 2016

Thursday, April 7: Tuna Salad on Wheat Berry Bread, Macaroni Salad, Carrot Salad Texas Tornado Fruit Cake Friday, April 8:  Chicken Enchiladas, Spanish Rice, Beans, Peaches Monday, April 11:  Meatloaf, Mashed Potatoes w Gravy, Green Beans, F … [Read more...]

Splendid Tea makes for splendid time

The Virgin Valley Artists Association held their annual ‘Splendid Tea Party’ on Thursday, March 31 at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery to benefit the VVAA art scholarship program. The gallery was full of ladies and gentlemen who fully support this an … [Read more...]