Audition Call Comes for Theatre Group’s Next Play

The Virgin Valley Theatre Group will hold auditions for ‘Dead Man’s Cell Phone’ on Thursday, Feb. 18 from 3-5 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 19 from 3-5 p.m. at the offices of the Mesquite Local News, 12 W. Mesquite Blvd. Unit #109 by Bowler Realty.  Dead Man' … [Read more...]

Council Meeting Changes Dates

Because the state Republican caucuses will be held on Tuesday, Feb. 23, the Mesquite City Council meeting has been rescheduled to Wednesday, Feb. 24 in Council Chambers at City Hall, 10 E. Mesquite Blvd. beginning at 5 p.m.   … [Read more...]

It’s That Time Again!!!

The United Methodist Women are having their annual RUMMAGE AND BAKE SALE. This year it’s on SATURDAY MARCH 19th, 2016 8:00 a.m. to NOON. Clean out your closets, talk to your neighbors and friends and save all that good stuff that you’re tired of or … [Read more...]

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...]