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...]

Desert Dames learn local history during luncheon

Geraldine White Zarate addressed the Desert Dames women on Wednesday May 28 with an overview of the history and settling of Mesquite.  Author Zarate is a fourth generation resident of Mesquite, She chairs the Virgin Valley Historical Committee, which … [Read more...]

GMAF Distributes $10,000 to Mesquite Arts Community

As the result of fund raising activities and a generous donor gift, the Greater Mesquite Arts Foundation has $10,000 to be used to enhance the arts community in Mesquite. The GMAF Board of Directors asked for applications for use of the funds from … [Read more...]

Mesquite Toes Tap Team Returns From Alaskan Tour

Special to the MLN The Mesquite-Toes Tap Team and official “goodwill ambassadors” for the City of Mesquite, just returned from a 2 week tour of Alaska.   They cruised the inside passage on the Holland American ship, the MS Oosterdam.  As … [Read more...]

Ms. Senior Mesquite awards monies to non-profits

On Friday, May 16, Donna Watson, reigning Ms. Senior Mesquite, and her court presented several checks to local non-profit organizations of monies that were raised by selling ads to the book of the pageant in March. Those who received checks were … [Read more...]

Local Eagles honored this Sunday

An Eagle Court of Honor, honoring Nathan and Tyler Hughes, will be held Sunday, May 25 at 7 pm at the Bunkerville LDS Chapel. Nathan & Tyler are the sons of Jeff & Jodi Hughes. Nathan, age 18, completed his Eagle in June 2012. His p … [Read more...]

New orchestra looking for more members

The newly-organized Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra of Mesquite and surrounding areas is inviting interested musicians to join. Contact Dr. Selmer Spitzer at (701) 226-6062 or … [Read more...]