Victoria Tausinga advances to Nevada Elks State Hoop Championship

Victoria Tausinga won her age group in the Nevada Elks Southern District Hoop Shoot in Boulder City on Saturday Jan. 6. Tausinga will advance to the State Championships in Hawthorne Nevada on February 17. Victoria will represent the 12-13 girls from … [Read more...]

Brogan Bingham awarded Eagle Scout Honors

Brogan Bingham, a member of Venture Crew 2341 sponsored by the Bunkerville 2nd Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, received his Eagle Scout Award at a Court of Honor.  His Eagle project was building a shed at Bowler Elementary … [Read more...]

CHM students complete DREAMS

By Abbey Snow MLN Charles Hughes Middle School sixth-grade students received awards on Dec. 4 for completion of the DREAMS program, which is an outreach program for youth led by the Mesquite Police Department. SRO and K9 Operator at MPD, J … [Read more...]

Mesquite Elks held annual ‘Hoop Shoot’

Mesquite Elks Lodge # 2811 held their annual ‘Hoop Shoot’ on December 9 at the Mesquite Recreation Center. The event is done each year at all Lodges across the country. The event is the beginning of a possible trip for a young person to the National; … [Read more...]

Mesquite Elks Lodge # 2811 donates equipment to Beaver Dam Elementary School

The Mesquite Elks Lodge delivered classroom and playground equipment on November 28 to local Beaver Dam Elementary School fulfilling part of a promise the Lodge made to school officials and teachers. PER Rick McDonald informed the Lodge’s PER A … [Read more...]

Boy Scout food drive

On Saturday the 25th on November the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts delivered food from the canned food drive and delivered it to the Salvation Army to feed families In need. Below is information I received from the Boy Scout spokesperson: Since 1988, … [Read more...]

Murder at Roley High Reunion

By Barb King It was 1959 and Roley City High School was having its fifth class reunion celebration. On a Saturday afternoon the class’s most illustrious graduate, Rock N. Roley, had performed at the municipal auditorium. That same evening, he was t … [Read more...]

Desert Dames Fahsion show

The Desert Dames hosted their Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon on Nov. 15th in the Casablanca Grand Ballroom.  Fashions were modeled and sponsored by Dillard's, White House Black Market, Boutique at Stephen's, Stage, Chico's and Christopher & … [Read more...]

Women pilots dominate Mesquite skies

The skies over Mesquite were quite full Friday morning, Nov. 10, as the Rio Colorado Chapter of the Ninety-Nines began a two-day, 600-mile race that took them through three states and ended at Lake Havasu City, Arizona. Sixteen airplanes, most … [Read more...]

1000 Flags Ceremony Honors Las Vegas Victims

By Abbey Snow Photos by Samuel Snow The Exchange Club of Mesquite held a ceremony Saturday evening on the west field of the Mesquite Recreation Center where 1,000 flags were placed on Sunday, Nov. 5, for the 12th annual "One Thousand Flags … [Read more...]