Women pilots dominate Mesquite skies

The skies over Mesquite were quite full Friday morning, Nov. 10, as the Rio Colorado Chapter of the Ninety-Nines began a two-day, 600-mile race that took them through three states and ended at Lake Havasu City, Arizona. Sixteen airplanes, most … [Read more...]

1000 Flags Ceremony Honors Las Vegas Victims

By Abbey Snow Photos by Samuel Snow The Exchange Club of Mesquite held a ceremony Saturday evening on the west field of the Mesquite Recreation Center where 1,000 flags were placed on Sunday, Nov. 5, for the 12th annual "One Thousand Flags … [Read more...]


The FamilySearch Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, hosted the monthly meeting of Sun City’s Ancestor Hunters Genealogy Club.  Members were treated to a lesson on how to find records about their ancestors on Ancestry.com.  The … [Read more...]

Scholarship Fundraiser “Hee Haw” Planned for VVHS

An evening of BBQ, good ‘ol Western music and entertainment will be held Tuesday, November 14, to kick off fundraising for this year’s Virgin Valley High School graduating seniors.  The evening will be a light-hearted hoedown featuring student ente … [Read more...]


The Desert Dames will host their Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 in the Casa Blanca Casino - Grand Ballroom at 12:00 Noon. Desert Dames is a non-profit social club in Mesquite, Nevada that promotes friendship … [Read more...]

Boy Scout Food Drive

Scouting For Food Drive to benefit the Salvation Army and Beaver Dam Food Banks will begin Wednesday, November 15 with the Cub Scouts passing  out yellow bags to homes in Virgin Valley.   Boy Scouts will pick the bags up Saturday, November 18 st … [Read more...]

Riley Waite receives Eagle Scout Award

Riley Waite received his Eagle Scout Award at a court of Honor. He is a member of Venture Crew 2041 sponsored by the Bunkerville 1st Ward Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. For his project he stuccoed, painted and rocked the shed at the … [Read more...]


The Exchange Club of Mesquite invites you to again be part of an awe-inspiring event as they present the 12th annual One Thousand Flags Over Mesquite tribute to our military and our veterans. The field of 1000 American flags will be assembled on … [Read more...]

Thank you for your donations to the hurricane victims

When hurricanes left others in dire need, several Mesquite citizens and organizations came together to collect many helpful items. The donations have been sent to Texas and to Puerto Rico to aid those who still struggle with necessities. Those who … [Read more...]

“A Murder on the Grill”

In the 1950’s there were hula hoops, hot rods and black leather jackets.  It was the birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll and backyard cookouts.  At Marianne Johnstone’s October murder mystery dinner, the fictitious location was Kansas City, Missouri.  Tom Dooley, … [Read more...]