Artists offer mega-prizes in fundraiser

If Mesquite golf is the game of choice, a lucky winner will enjoy a season of play virtually free by participating in the Virgin Valley Artists Association’s Lucky 2014 Raffle and Silent Auction.  A $3000-value golf package which includes multiple ro … [Read more...]

Memorial Services for Bruce Barber

Memorial Services for Bruce I. Barber, who passed away in August 2014, will be held on Saturday, November 8 at the Mesquite United Methodist Church, 420 N. Pioneer Boulevard, at 11 a.m. Luncheon will follow. … [Read more...]

Animal Shelter needs items for Rummage Sale

The Friends of the Mesquite Animal Shelter will be having a rummage sale on Friday, November 14, 2014 from 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. at 718 Hardy Way, across from the animal shelter. In the meantime, they are accepting donations for items to be sold at the s … [Read more...]

Brown Bag Lecture to feature Karlynn Jones today

The Virgin Valley Artist Association will hold their monthly Tuesday Brown Bag  event on November 4 from 12 noon – 1 p.m..  Featured at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery is Karlynn Jones who will demonstrate the “Art of Gift Baskets”. Karlynn has exce … [Read more...]

Veterans Memorial service goes on despite wind and rain

The rains came but the scheduled Veterans Memorial Service continued as host veteran and Mayor Al Litman had all attendees pick up their chair and move into the covered area of Veterans Memorial Park. The day’s activities began with Reveille by C … [Read more...]

NDVS ROVER Program Schedules Visit to Mesquite tomorrow

The Nevada Department of Veterans Services (NDVS) Veterans Outreach “ROVER” Program will visit so veterans and family members will be able to meet with a Veterans Service Officer (VSO) to learn about benefits and services they may be eligible for but … [Read more...]

Lena Prima, daughter of music legend Louis Prima, appearing at the CasaBlanca Showroom on Nov. 7

Recording artist and entertainer Lena Prima, youngest daughter of music legend Louis Prima, makes her first appearance at the Casablanca Showroom bringing her powerful voice and infectious energy to Mesquite on November 7th at 7pm. “That Old Black … [Read more...]

Winged Warriors: Mesquite Area Hummingbirds

By Ned and Gigi Batchelder Many of us observe birds in the area with interest, but when it pertains to hummingbirds, it becomes a distinct level of curiosity. As volunteer citizen scientists for US Fish and Wildlife, we have chronicled … [Read more...]

Char Lang is Artist of the Month

When Char first started her Art Career she envisioned producing original works of Art using the best of nature’s raw materials.  The goal was to capture visual and esthetical works of art by her own hand. With time, Char decided to share what she had … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals Oct. 31, 2014

National Animal Shelter Appreciation Week Approximately 3,500 animal shelters across the United States serve the estimated 6-8 million homeless animals who need refuge each year, and many more animals find themselves in need of the services … [Read more...]