Mayhem returns to Mesquite

On Saturday, May 19, Tuff-N-Uff and Mesquite Gaming will host Mayhem in Mesquite XIV, featuring Chris "lil Savage" Elisarrars (5-2) out of Xtreme Couture Las Vegas versus Jaylon Bates (4-0) fighting out of Portland, Ore. Elisarrars has a very … [Read more...]

VVHS Show Choir Performs April 12

The Virgin Valley High School Show Choir will give a free concert Thursday, April 12, 7pm at the Charles Hughes Middle School, 550 Hafen Lane, Mesquite.   VVHS Choir Director Marie Palmer invites the public to attend this … [Read more...]

Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra Premiers Local Musicians Composition

Local Mesquite musician, Will Rhoden’s newly composed musical composition which was especially written for the Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra will be premiered during the orchestra’s Saturday, April 14, 7:30 P.M. concert at the CasaBlanca Resort S … [Read more...]

Burritos and Banditos

By Barb King Mesquite’s very own mystery dinner play hostess, Marianne Johnstone, presented her fiesta party in March at the Mesquite Senior Center.  This event took place on the patio of the Hasta La Vista Cantino in Adios, Mexico.  The staff … [Read more...]

VVTG Wraps up “Last of the Red Hot Lovers”

Have you ever seen anyone fail miserably at a set goal? Generally one wouldn’t find the failure of others funny but in Neil Simon’s Last of the Red Hot Lovers, it’s hilarious. Barney Cashman, played by Paul Benedict, strikes out not once, not twice … [Read more...]

Bravo, VVHS Musical!

The Virgin Valley High School theatre and music students staged a gigantic production of “High School Musical” this past week.  The audience had lots to cheer for as the huge cast sang and danced its way through a delightful rendition of the Disn … [Read more...]

Free Concert

The Half Notes Choir will be performing their Annual Spring Concert at the Mesquite United Methodist Church, 420 N. Pioneer Blvd, on Tuesday, March 20 at 4:30 p.m.   The Half Notes Choir has also announced that they are no longer … [Read more...]

Red Hot or not?

Barney Cashman is a 47-year-old happily married man with three children. He’s a successful businessman, and a man going through a midlife crisis. Sounds a bit like actor Paul Benedict without the midlife crisis, doesn’t it? Well, you’re close, Bened … [Read more...]

Cowboys sold out the show

  The 12th Annual Mesquite Western Roundup presented by the Mesquite Arts Council and sponsored by Primex Plastics was held at the Mesquite Community Theatre on Feb. 23 and 24. The sold out shows were a huge success as Cowboy Poets … [Read more...]


When the Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra first put out the word of their development and their search for participants, the response was outstanding with more than 50 people expressing an interest. Their first rehearsal was held on Oct. 17, … [Read more...]