Local youth and leaders travel to conference

Three busloads of young people and their leaders from the Virgin Valley traveled from Mesquite to Ephraim, Utah for a Youth Conference at Snow College in June. The Mesquite Nevada Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints brought … [Read more...]

Elks Chuck Wagon at Pioneer Park Wednesdays

The Mesquite Elks Lodge #2811 has announced that their Chuck Wagon will be at Pioneer Park each Wednesday from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. through August 13.  This will be in conjunction with the Mesquite Department of Athletics & Leisure Services … [Read more...]

Mesquite Tea Party recognized

The Virgin Valley Tea Party was honored by Citizen Outreach in Las Vegas on June 6, 2014, receiving an award for "The Best Conservative Organization in 2013/2014 in the state of Nevada. The Virgin Valley Tea Party has been active this past year in … [Read more...]

Desert Dames treated to personal show

The Desert Dames were thoroughly entertained by the Releve Dancers. The Luncheon was held at the Oasis Grill on June 25. These darling dancers have marched in the Veterans and the Mesquite Days Parade, danced in the Casablanca Variety Show, tapped … [Read more...]

Mesquite-Toes mentor Mesquite Kids on Stage Dancers

The Mesquite-Toes are mentoring the Mesquite Kids on Stage dancers who are practicing for the up-coming KOS production of the “Disney Spectacular” show which will be performed in the Mesquite Community Theater on July 2nd and 3rd. This summer produ … [Read more...]

Women learn defensive tactics

It is said that, “One in four women will be the target of an assault in her lifetime.”  If John Hughes, Peggy Pope and Jan Sullivan have anything to say about it, Mesquite women will be prepared to face those odds. Guns & Guitars owner Jan Sull … [Read more...]

Rotary installs new President

Outgoing Rotary President, Roberta Bird, hands over her gavel to newly installed President, Linda Gault. Gault moved to Mesquite from Laramie, Wyo. three years ago with her husband, George, and has a long history with various Rotary groups. She … [Read more...]

Rotary gives youth a chance to read

Members of the Rotary Club of Mesquite presented a $1,000 check to the Eureka Casino resort in support of its Mesquite Reads Community Initiative on Thursday, June 5, 2014. The goal of the Mesquite Reads program is that every child in our … [Read more...]

Cancer HELP Society open throughout summer

The Mesquite Cancer HELP Society (MCHS), located in the Deuce Building, 150 N. Yucca Street, #36,  is opened Monday - Thursday, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, to provide a multitude of services to local residents diagnosed with any form of cancer. Their … [Read more...]

Lions Name Lion of the Year- Honor Scholarship Winner – Install New Board and Induct New Member

During the June Meeting of the Mesquite Lions, Bruce Allsop was named Lion of the Year.  Bruce has been a long time Lion and has been a member of the Mesquite Lions for 6 years. He has served in many capacities.  He has also been the “Lion Tamer” for … [Read more...]