Elks Hoop Shoot Winners

All of the youth who participated in the annual Mesquite Elks Lodge #2811 National Hoop Shoot Saturday, Dec. 12, at the Mesquite Recreation Center, were winners in the eyes of the their parents and other friends who were in the audience. Boys and … [Read more...]

Change in LDS Leadership

A leadership change happened in the Mesquite 5th Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Dec. 13. Travis Wakefield, center, was called as the new Bishop with Kai Davis, left, as 1st Counselor and Art Shaner, as 2nd … [Read more...]

Southbound I-15 Lane Restrictions in Mesquite from December 17-18

MESQUITE, NEV. – The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) announces there will be a shoulder and lane restriction southbound along Interstate-15 in Mesquite from 6 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., December 17-18. The restriction takes place 4,000 feet in e … [Read more...]


Having a great host family was the most important criteria for Lorena Bartolan, a sophomore exchange student at Virgin Valley High School (VVHS). Lorena, who is a native of Switzerland is enjoying her year in Mesquite, but admits “The heat was k … [Read more...]

Museum News

Carol Woods set up this beautiful display at the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum. The display, which took nearly six hours to set up on Dec. 12, will remain available for the public to view during normal business hours through Saturday, January 9, … [Read more...]

Mesa View Hospital announces Employees of the Year

Mesa View Hospital held their annual employee Holiday Party on Dec. 10 in the Mesa View Hospital Lobby ultimately announcing Employees of the Year. Mesa View Hospital staff members Rob Fuller, Nancy Seck, Mitch Fransen and Hospital CEO Patty … [Read more...]

Golf Fore Kids continues success

Just a few years ago, Mesquite Police Department and Fire & Rescue volunteers only needed a couple pick-up trucks to transport all the toys and gifts from gathered at local golf courses during the Golf Fore Kids tournament to the CasaBlanca Event … [Read more...]

Pets with Santa

Community members were able to bring their furry friends and family in to the Salvation Army’s Mesquite office at 355 W. Mesquite Blvd Suite B50 to see Santa and Mrs. Claus on Monday, Dec. 7 with the donation of canned food. According to organizer R … [Read more...]

Local Families Needed for High School Exchange Students

International Fellowship is seeking local host families for international high school boys and girls. These students are 15 to 18 years of age and are coming to this area for the upcoming high school year or semester. These personable and … [Read more...]

Mickelsons to head north

Ted & Nancy Mickelson will serve a 23 month mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They will leave on Dec. 28 to the Canada, Winnipeg Mission and will be member and leadership support missionaries for 23 months. Brother and … [Read more...]