MUMC Fall Boutique Bake Sale proves popular event

The Mesquite United Methodist Church held their annual Fall Boutique and Bake Sale on Saturday, Nov. 14.  Hundreds of hand-made and home-baked items were available for the public to purchase.  Several early birds were waiting at the doors and in … [Read more...]

Fourth Lawnmower racing season begins in Beaver Dam

The Mesquite/Beaver Dam Lawnmower Racing Association began their fourth season and held the first of their monthly lawnmower races at the Beaver Dam Station on Saturday, Nov. 14.  The races began at noon with a crowd of well over 200 people ready to … [Read more...]

Virgin Valley Theatre Group Casts Next Two Productions

The Virgin Valley Theatre Group held auditions for ‘Agnes of God’ and ‘The Marvelous Wonderettes’ on Nov. 2 and 3.  Approximately 25 women showed up for the dual auditions and seven women were cast in the two productions. ‘Agnes of God’ which will … [Read more...]

Vienna Boys Choir a pure delight

The Vienna Boys Choir performed before a sold-out house of very appreciative audience members at the Virgin Valley High School on Saturday Nov. 7.  Sixteen members of the Mesquite Toes Tap Team took on the roles of usher and six Mesquite Showgirls … [Read more...]

Community Calendar Nov. 12-18, 2015

The Desert Dames would like to personally invite you to their Annual Desert Dames Fashion Show. The event will be held in the CasaBlanca Ballrooms beginning at noon on Nov. 18. This is their one luncheon that is open to the public and allows them … [Read more...]

1000 Flags Over Mesquite Celebrates Tenth Year

The Exchange Club is flying an impressive 1000 Flags over the Mesquite Recreation Center field for the tenth year to honor all veterans both past and present. It took approximately 40 volunteers three hours to put up the flags which will stay on … [Read more...]

Second Annual Harvest Festival Draws Crowd

The Second Annual Harvest Day Festival held at the Mill Road Ball Park on Nov. 7 was presented by the Lighthouse Youth Group of Living Waters Fellowship.  All monies raised benefit local youth groups. The weather was perfect for a day with fellow … [Read more...]

Special Feature: Vienna Boys Choir Director Bomi Kim

Bomi Kim began conducting the Mozart Tour Group of the Vienna Boys Choir (VBC) four years ago based on a recommendation of her former professor Erwin Ortner. Kim has traveled with the VBC to perform in Japan, China, Arabia and Germany.  This is her … [Read more...]

Church Calendar for November 2015

United Methodist Women are having their annual Fall Boutique and Bake Sale on Saturday, Nov. 14 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 420 W. Pioneer Blvd. All sale items are handcrafted by Mesquite United Methodist Women/Men and include things that are … [Read more...]

Community Calendar Nov. 5-11, 2015

Veterans Day celebrations will begin with a Veterans Memorial Service at 8 a.m. at the Veterans Memorial Park located on Hillside Drive. At 10 a.m. the Veterans Parade will begin at North Willow Street and end at Arrowhead Street on Mesquite Blvd. … [Read more...]