House & Home Special: Rooster’s Cottage

Rooster Cottage Consignment Gallery has been serving the Mesquite, Virgin Valley, Moapa Valley and St. George areas for four years.  We opened our doors on May 9, 2011 not knowing what to expect. We would like to thank the community for welcoming us w … [Read more...]

Everyone Deserves to be Remembered

Everyone deserves to be remembered and you can help make this possible. Transcribing and entering information from scanned documents; birth and death records, census, military and many other records makes this possible. This is known as in … [Read more...]

Virgin Valley Art Gallery Awards 14 Year Old Girl For Her Poems

By Barb King There is a very talented 8th grader from Tehachapi, California, who entered the Artists and Poets exhibit in Mesquite, after she found out she was allowed to do so. This young lady has grandparents, Bill and Georgia Johnson, from Sun … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals April 17, 2015

National Pet Identification Week April 19-25, 2015 A well-fitted collar with a current ID tag is arguably a pet's best chance at coming home again if lost, but it's not a perfect system. Some animals are experts at getting out of their collars, … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets for April 16, 2015

WCFA Pets Needing People We Care for Animals (WCFA) featured pet is Smokey an 18  week old male kitten.  Smokey has been neutered and received his first vaccines.  He is a sweet little guy and would love his own special family.  He is shy but has a s … [Read more...]

Season Ends For Symphony ~ A Review

How do you end an inaugural symphony season?  In the case of the Southern Nevada Symphony you do it with a “pop.” The all-volunteer symphony ended their 2014-2015 season with a pops performance to a sold-out crowd at the showroom of the Casa Blan … [Read more...]

Jamie Francis to speak Sunday

Sister Jamie Francis has returned from a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served for 18 months in the West Virginia, Charleston Mission. Jamie is the daughter of Kathy and the late Jim Francis. Sister Francis will … [Read more...]

Obituary: Joseph Martinez

Joseph Andrew Martinez, age 78, passed away in his home on Saturday, April 11, 2015 in Mesquite, Nevada. He was born on October 10, 1936 in Pittock, Pennsylvania to Belin and Ceelia Martinez. Marty is survived by his loving wife, Ileene (Dottie) … [Read more...]

Second Annual Cotton Planting at the Museum

On Saturday, April 18 at 10 a.m., the public is invited to the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum for the Second Annual Cotton Seed Planting.  The early pioneers in the Virgin Valley raised cotton.  This event demonstrates what is involved in the planting … [Read more...]

Obituary: Donald Hanna

Donald James Hanna, 69, passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at his home in Mesquite.  He was born August 19, 1945 to Harold J. and Wilda (Warner) Hanna in Titusville, PA.  He married Mary E. Horner in St. Ignace, MI on May 27, 1967.  He attended Ti … [Read more...]