Jamie Francis to speak Sunday

Sister Jamie Francis has returned from a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served for 18 months in the West Virginia, Charleston Mission. Jamie is the daughter of Kathy and the late Jim Francis. Sister Francis will … [Read more...]

Second Annual Cotton Planting at the Museum

On Saturday, April 18 at 10 a.m., the public is invited to the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum for the Second Annual Cotton Seed Planting.  The early pioneers in the Virgin Valley raised cotton.  This event demonstrates what is involved in the planting … [Read more...]

Ducky Derby Saturday

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce is inviting the community to join in fun at this year's Ducky Derby. Hafen Park Pond is again the location of this year's race on Saturday, April 4, 2015.  The fun starts at 10 a.m. with family fun events, and don't … [Read more...]

Deadline To Sign-Up Extended

Spring is in the air and area students have left school behind to enjoy that familiar time of year known as Spring Break.  Maybe the students are staying home while parents work, and others have headed off on a planned vacation or to spend Easter … [Read more...]

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District To Kick Off First-Ever “Food For Thought” Program

In celebration of National Library Week, the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District is teaming up with Three Square Food Bank, for its first-ever “Food for Thought” program beginning Sunday, April 12 through Saturday, April 25. The program is a un … [Read more...]

Kids for Sports Foundation Kicks off Monday night

On Monday, the Terrace Restaurant at Wolf Creek Golf Club, 403 Paradise Parkway, will be hosting a short kickoff event starting at 5:30 p.m. until 6:15 p.m. According to their press release, they are ready to start receiving and granting financial … [Read more...]

Valley-Wide Women’s Conference Held

Women from the age of 16 years and up attended an all day conference organized by the Relief Society of the Mesquite Nevada Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on March 7. Classes were offered that ranged from improving scripture … [Read more...]

Third annual Alaska Picnic scheduled

The third annual Alaskans in Mesquite Potluck will be held on Friday, March 27, 2015 from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Mesquite Vistas Sports Club, 851 Pinnacle Court. Bring your favorite dish! Plates, napkins and silverware will be provided. Come join … [Read more...]

Standards Night for Local Youth

Nearly three hundred young people and leaders recently met for a Standards Night presented by the Youth Council of the Mesquite Nevada Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The youth were divided into three groups according to … [Read more...]

Friday Fish Fries Start next week

The local council of the Knights of Columbus has been active in helping the community in many ways.  They are one of the charter sponsors of the Mesquite Little League and of the Virgin Valley Elementary School Summer Reading Program.  They also s … [Read more...]