Merit Badge Pow Wow

Boy Scouts from the Virgin River Valley District BSA, took classes at a merit badge Pow Wow held on Sat. January 10 at the Whipple Chapel of  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Scouts ages 11- 17 from the 12 Troops sponsored by … [Read more...]

MCHS announces new office hours

The Mesquite Cancer Help Society's office is now open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.   After-hour appointments may be scheduled by calling the office at (702) 346-0622, during regular business hours. The monthly Support Group … [Read more...]

Seven Cub Scouts Receive Their Arrow of Light

Seven Webelos from Pack 8 received their arrow of light at a ceremony held on Thursday, December 18. The Webelos who advanced to boy scouts are: Kobe Romero, Allen Villanueva, Braden Vincent, Estaban Gasca, Ethan Richards, A.J. Mendez and Martin … [Read more...]

New officers installed for Mesquite Republican Women

  Mesquite Republican Women installed their 2015 officers at their regular monthly club meeting on the second Wednesday of the month. Secretary of State elect, Barbara Cegavske did the honors after which she thanked MRW members for their … [Read more...]

GMAF to raffle Hawaiian Vacation and Cash

Fragrant flowers. Sparkling sand. Balmy breezes. All conjure up images of a fabulous Hawaiian vacation that can be yours if you take a chance in the Greater Mesquite Arts Foundation raffle that is now underway. As part of its annual fundraising … [Read more...]

An Early Christmas Miracle for the Mesquite-Toes

Stranded seven miles from the Kansas City Airport, the Mesquite-Toes Tap Team never thought they would make their flight home. Returning from Branson, Missouri, where the team had performed three shows, the bus broke down. One of the passengers, Ross … [Read more...]

Toes to host benefit for Virgin Valley Food Bank

The Mesquite Toes are preparing for their 9th Annual Christmas Benefit Performance and will have three shows this year:  Thursday, Dec. 11 at 1 p.m. and Friday, Dec. 12 at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m., in the Mesquite Community Theater, 150 N Yucca Street.  … [Read more...]

Mesquite CERT announces December dates

Mesquite CERT, The Mesquite Community Emergency Response Team has launched a Smoke Detector Battery Change Program.  In keeping with CERT’s mission to prepare individuals, neighbors and the community for disasters, CERT volunteers will help … [Read more...]

Rotary Art Contest Winners Announced

The winners of our Rotary Kids Art Contest from the Rotary Glow In The Dark Golf Ball Drop at the beginning of November were awarded at Virgin Valley Elementary on Tuesday, November 25. In photo: Art Teacher, Lori Raines; Rotarian, Jake Noll and … [Read more...]

Theatre releases audition schedule for upcoming production

Zombies From the Beyond Zombies from the Beyond  is a take-off of the 50’s and 60’s “B” science-fiction movies about invaders from outer space. The cast consists of 4 males and 3 females. There’s singing and dancing…and ray guns! Actors should … [Read more...]