Angel Tree Brings Tears to the Eyes

On Dec. 18 Roberta Franco and several volunteers worked hard to distribute the hundreds of toys and clothes donated through the Salvation Army’s ‘Angel Tree’ project to the qualified families. The distribution took place in the Old Boxing Club gymna … [Read more...]

Toys for Tots brings cheer to Mesquite Kids

The U. S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program works directly with Mesquite’s Salvation Army office to distribute toys, books and clothing articles to less fortunate families in Mesquite. The only qualification for the Toys for Tots program in M … [Read more...]

Police Blotter 12/13-12/19/15

Many calls that the Police Department receives are not always included in the blotter, as they are under investigation or a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our PD does do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. This week, … [Read more...]

Santa Partners with AM/PM for Fundraiser

Santa and Mrs. Claus made another stop in Mesquite Saturday, Dec. 18 at the AM/PM gas station on Sandhill Boulevard to help raise money for a good cause. According to Kathy Pierce, the coordinator of the event and store manager, part of the proceeds … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Parade

Crowds of Beaver Dam, Scenic, Desert Springs and Mesquite Residents lined Highway 91 in Beaver Dam Arizona on Dec. 12 for the 10th Annual Beaver Dam Christmas Parade. The parade, coordinated by Wayne Hutchinson and Myrna Hoiness, is open to anyone … [Read more...]

Our Christmas Miracle

Wickett is a 12 or 13 year old cat that belongs to my daughter Jessica. She belongs to Jessica because my husband and I stole her from a drug house that was in a neighborhood that I worked in. That’s also why I don’t really know exactly how old she is … [Read more...]

Holiday Vendor Village brightens Mesquite’s Non-Profit Christmas

Eureka’s Community Fundraiser, Pasta Garden and Holiday Vendor Village, held at the Eureka Casino’s Town Square Buffet on Dec. 8, enabled patrons to eat a delicious meal, gather information on volunteer groups or 501c3 non-profit organizations and con … [Read more...]

Mesquite Toes bring out the Who’s from Whoville

The Mesquite Toes Tap Team graced the stage at the Mesquite Community Theatre for their local Christmas Benefit Concert for the Virgin Valley Food Bank for the 11th year on Dec. 10 and 11. The concert drew large audiences for all three of the … [Read more...]

Mesa View Hospital announces Employees of the Year

Mesa View Hospital held their annual employee Holiday Party on Dec. 10 in the Mesa View Hospital Lobby ultimately announcing Employees of the Year. Mesa View Hospital staff members Rob Fuller, Nancy Seck, Mitch Fransen and Hospital CEO Patty … [Read more...]

Community Calendar Dec. 10 – 16, 2015

The 11th  Annual Golf Fore Kids will be teeing off this morning at the Falcon Ridge, Palms, Canyons and Conestoga Golf Courses with the shotgun start set for 9 a.m. The annual event has raised more than $400,000 over the past years and has … [Read more...]