December Artist of the Month: Doreen Kinkade

Doreen first became involved in the art world in 1974 when she signed up for adult art education classes at Chaffey College in Ontario, California. Her very talented teacher, Dee Cole, opened a new world to her. In the span of three years she learned … [Read more...]

Mesquite CERT announces December dates

Mesquite CERT, The Mesquite Community Emergency Response Team has launched a Smoke Detector Battery Change Program.  In keeping with CERT’s mission to prepare individuals, neighbors and the community for disasters, CERT volunteers will help res … [Read more...]

What is the Parvo Dog Disease?

Overview Parvo is the abbreviated term for Canine Parvovirus. The canine parvovirus (CPV) infection is a highly contagious viral illness that affects dogs. It is the most widespread lethal viral infection among domestic dogs. The majority of cases … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals Nov. 28, 2014

November Tips of the Month November starts the holiday and cooler weather season. Here are a few tips to keep your pet healthy and safe this winter! People often have friends and family visit during the holiday season. If you plan on having … [Read more...]

ROVER here next Tuesday

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...]

Are We Prepared?

The aspects of being prepared to take care of our families during emergencies were addressed last week by Doug Adams, a preparedness specialist from Utah. The program was organized by Victoria Hafen, President of the Mesquite 5th Ward Relief Society … [Read more...]

Local Missionaries Coming and Going

The Reber twins returned to Mesquite after serving their missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Kristofor McKay Reber served in the Denver Colorado South Mission. Kyle Lee Reber served in the Oklahoma Tulsa Mission. They a … [Read more...]

Health District identifies flu in the Valley

The Southern Nevada Health District recently identified flu cases in the Las Vegas Valley through its sentinel surveillance program. Although current flu activity is mild in Southern Nevada and throughout the country, activity increases during the … [Read more...]

Health District commemorates World AIDS Day, Dec. 1

LAS VEGAS – The annual World AIDS Day is Sun., Dec. 1. In commemoration, the Southern Nevada Health District and its community partners will observe the occasion with free testing at several locations on Mon. Dec. 1. For more information, contact the … [Read more...]

First Symphony performance reveals local need for quality entertainment

The question, what makes our community a great place to live can easily be answered by looking at the vitality of the arts around us.   Public arts competition, exhibits and education, community festivals, dance, live theatre, museums and galleries, a … [Read more...]