Featured Shelter Animals March 20, 2015

Vaccinating Your Pet To protect your pet from contagious diseases, keep his essential vaccinations up-to-date. This is important even if your pet is kept mostly indoors. Many contagious diseases are airborne and your pet could easily be exposed … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People

We Care for Animals (WCFA) featured pet is Sheldon, a 4-5 year old Pug/Shih Tzu mix. Sheldon is still waiting for his new forever home.  He is house trained, does well with other dogs and enjoys walks and rides in the car.   Sheldon would love a home … [Read more...]

Treasure Necklace Class Offered March 20

Katherine Cole will instruct a jewelry-making workshop March 20, 12-3 p.m., at the Mesquite Fine Arts Center classroom.  This is a special “treasure necklace” class that will teach students how to recycle old chains, charms, and other treasures that a … [Read more...]

House & Home Special: Mesquite Lock Doc

March’s Featured House & Home Business: Mesquite Lock Doc Russell Love and his wife Robin moved to Mesquite about seven years ago from Florida.  They used to visit Las Vegas regularly and liked the dry heat in Nevada much more than the heat an … [Read more...]

Obituary: John Lucero

John Jacob Lucero, Sr., age 92, died Saturday, March 14, 2015 in Mesquite, Nevada.  He was born August 6, 1922 in Pueblo, Colorado to Fred and Erma Melinda Arellano Lucero. John grew up in Pueblo and later Denver, Colorado.  He served in the Army … [Read more...]

Family Fun Night looking for teams and sponsors

City prepares for Family Fun Night and Tug-O-War events The Mesquite Department of Athletics and Leisure Services-Senior Division invites the community to challenge their friends, family or business to a friendly Tug-A-War Challenge. This event … [Read more...]

Mesquite Sunrise Rotary Club Awards Scholarships

The Mesquite Sunrise Rotary Club is proud to announce their award of three scholarships to deserving and dedicated students attending the College of Southern Nevada. From right to left, Rich Green, Treasurer; Camrin Park, Student; Courtney Stansbury, … [Read more...]

Mesquite Elks Lodge Announces It’s Citizen of the Year and Outstanding Members

Debbie Oskin, in one of her final actions as the Exalted Ruler of the Mesquite Elks Lodge #2811, named several individuals for their extraordinary service to the community and the Lodge during the annual Pins and Awards Ceremony on Saturday, March … [Read more...]

Pine Wood Derby Excitement

Pine Wood Derby races were held on Thursday, March 12, 2015 for 5 Cub Scout packs sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. There were 22 cub scouts that participated in the races. Each scout was able to race his car twice and … [Read more...]

Two boys earn Eagle Scout Award

Beaumont receives Eagle Scout Award By Dena Hoff Alex Beaumont received his Eagle Scout Award at a ceremony on March 14, 2015. He is a member of Venture Crew 2488 sponsored by the Mesquite 3rd Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day S … [Read more...]