The Lost City Museum presents Jo Tame and Dot Blake in ‘The Faces of our Land’

Colorfully painted gourds, pencil sketches and watercolor paintings of ancient petroglyphs by Jo Tame and Dot Blake are at the Lost City Museum in “The Focus of Our Land,” through February. Tame’s paintings have a unique and abstract background sty … [Read more...]

Rec Center and Senior Center Holiday Hours

The Mesquite Recreation Center will reduce its operating hours on Monday Feb. 15 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in observance of Presidents Day holiday. The Mesquite Community and Senior Center will be closed on Feb. 15 in observance of the holiday. … [Read more...]


MESQUITE, NV (Leisure Services Dept.) – Summer is fast approaching and for those responsible young adults looking for certification of becoming a lifeguard, the Department of Athletics & Leisure Services has set up special times and dates with t … [Read more...]

Red Cross Blood Drive Scheduled

The American Red Cross and Mesquite’s Department of Athletics will host a blood drive on Friday, Feb. 19 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Mesquite Rec Center, 100 W. Old Mill Rd. To schedule an appointment or for more information log onto … [Read more...]

Public Invited to “The Arrowhead Trail”

On Tuesday, Feb. 16 at 6 p.m., the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum will host a lecture at City Hall by Dr. Edward Leo Lyman. This lecture is the second of three and is titled “The Arrowhead Trail.” Lyman will share insights into the development of the A … [Read more...]

Mesquite C.E.R.T. to Hold Free Class

On Monday, February 8, Mesquite Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program director Mike Benham announced that there will be a free class held at Fire Station 3, 3 John Deere Drive, on Saturday, Feb. 27 and Sunday, Feb. 28 from 8 a.m. to noon … [Read more...]

No Promises, No Icing in Mayor’s State of City Address

    Callout: Litman predicted difficulties ahead with the city’s budget based on “probable reductions in property tax increases, both residential and commercial.”   In an upbeat yet cautionary voice, Mesquite Mayor Al Lit … [Read more...]

Fisher House Opens at Southern Nev. VA Medical Center

FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Charles Ramey, Chief of Public Affairs (702) 791-9003 VA Southern Nevada Healthcare System 6900 N. Pecos Road North Las Vegas, Nevada 89086 New Fisher … [Read more...]

Desert Dames Luncheon

The Desert Dames held their monthly luncheon on Jan. 27 at the Oasis Golf Club Grille Room enjoying a delicious lunch of assorted wrap sandwiches, tossed salad, coleslaw, potato salad, and desert. The Dames are very grateful to the management and … [Read more...]

Cowboy Poets practice “The Perfect Language”

On Tuesday, Feb. 16 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m., local cowboy poets will be reciting poetry at the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum. This distinct flavor of poetry opens a window into the past when solitude and loneliness were a cowboys only … [Read more...]