Elks Lodge releases yearly statistics

The Mesquite Elks Lodge #2811 announces the year-end results of their 2014 Disabled American Veterans medical transportation program.  Under this program, members of the Elks Lodge provide free transportation for veterans in the Virgin Valley to and … [Read more...]

Mesquite Lions Announce 2015 Winner Of Student Speech Contest

The Mesquite Lions held their annual Lions District 46 Student Speakers Contest on Wednesday, January 28th at the Holiday Inn Express in Mesquite.  This contest gives high school young people the opportunity to develop their speaking and personal … [Read more...]

Youth, Adults to Show Scout Pride

Each year, Boy Scouts across the nation recognize Scout Week early in February. To honor this annual event, youth and adults in the Mesquite area will show their Scout Sprit by wearing their Scout Uniforms to school and work Monday, February 2. … [Read more...]

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 m … [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 s … [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.  Ti … [Read more...]