Desert Dames February Luncheon

The Desert Dames wore pink or red and great big smiles to the February 24 luncheon. Members were greeted at the door with a sampler box of Danielle's Chocolates.     Vice President, Darlene Carpenter, welcomed the … [Read more...]

Vogel earns Eagle Scout Award

Jeremy Vogel, son of Chris and Stephanie Vogel, received his Eagle Scout Award on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015 at a ceremony in the Art Museum Pavilion. Vogel is a member of Venture Crew 488 sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day … [Read more...]

Hafen earns Arrow of Light Award

Jaron Hafen, son of Merlin and Victoria Hafen, received his Arrow of Light Award on Feb. 7, 2015. Jaron belongs to Pack 640 of the Mesquite 6th Ward which is sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Kelton Chamberlain, the Va … [Read more...]

Pack members earn awards

On February 12, 2015 Sam Atkinson, Pack 40 and Zack Thornton, Pack 488 earned their Arrow of Light. The Awards were presented by Kelton Chamberlain.  Both Packs are sponsored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Sam is the son of Sc … [Read more...]

Pack 640 Pine Wood Derby

The cub scouts in Pack 640 sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Mesquite 6th Ward held their Pine Wood Derby race and Blue and Gold Banquet on Feb. 7.  Congratulations to Decker Lee, son of Blue and Julie Lee, who took 1st p … [Read more...]

Second Annual Donkey Jamboree Saturday

On February 28 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., the Golden West Casino at 91 E. Mesquite Boulevard is sponsoring a Donkey Jamboree benefiting Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue (PVDR). This event will feature live donkeys from the donkey rescue satellite adoption … [Read more...]

Pack 42 Cubanapolis 500

The Cub Scouts of Pack 42 of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, along with their families, held their bi-annual Cubanapolis 500 on Saturday, January 31, 2015. What is a Cubanapolis 500? It’s a fun derby where racers put on boxes that loo … [Read more...]

Mesquite Elks Participate in Naturalization Ceremonies

The Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services conduct Naturalization Ceremonies at the United States District Court in Las Vegas the first two Fridays of each month.  Similar ceremonies are held at various times … [Read more...]

Elks to host two fundraiser tournaments

Mesquite Elks’ Chazahm Invitational Golf Tournament The Mesquite Elks Lodge announces the annual CHAZHM Invitational Golf Tournament in memory of Charlie Zahm to support the Virgin Valley Little League.  The event will be held at the Falcon Ridge G … [Read more...]

Scout Leader Banquet

Virgin River Valley District of the Boy Scouts of America held their annual Leader Recognition Banquet on Thursday, Jan. 29. Scout Leaders from the 11 units sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, leaders from Pack 8 … [Read more...]