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.  Ti … [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 res … [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 w … [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 c … [Read more...]

Polymer Clay Art headlines Brown Bag Presentation

The Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery will have a Brown Bag Presentation at noon on December 2 featuring Jean Wiensch and Patricia Nay who will discuss polymer clay art techniques.  Both artists are experts in this technique and will demonstrate their met … [Read more...]

Baby donkeys Reno and Amber recovering from reconstructive orthopedic surgery.

In August 2014, Joan Dunkle and Fred Clark of the Scenic, Ariz. Satellite Adoption Center of Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue were part of a wild burro round up at the Sheldon Refuge near Reno. At the request of Mark Meyers, founder of PVDR, Joan and … [Read more...]

Toastmasters is for Everyone

Did you ever have to speak in front of a group and wish to hide until it was over? Have you ever had clammy hands, nervous shaking and butterflies in your stomach when you are asked to speak to a group? Well, you are not the only one. The number one … [Read more...]

Friends of Gold Butte goes gaga for Gilas

Join the Friends of Gold Butte for our November Education Series presentation, Gila Monsters: The Story of Monsters in our Midst.  Jason Jones, a herpetologist with the Nevada Department of Wildlife, will make the presentation.  He will discuss what w … [Read more...]

Girls raise funds with fun

It was holiday festive and extraordinary fun at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery in October 29 when 40 women gathered for a girls’ glamour day to benefit the Virgin Valley Artists Association community art education program.  The popularity of the pa … [Read more...]

Desert Dames to host Fashion Show

The Desert Dames would like to personally invite you to our ANNUAL DESERT DAMES FASHION SHOW.  The event will be held in the Casa Blanca Ballroom at 12 p.m. on Nov 19, 2014.  This is our one luncheon open to the public and it allows us to promote b … [Read more...]