Connie Hunt Simon

Monday a light went out of our life that will never be lit again. Our dear wife, mother, grandmother, sister, twin sister - Connie left this mortal existence to join her son, Ray, and other family members who are on the other side of the … [Read more...]

In Nevada, 47,784 people signed up for coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace

HHS encourages consumers to sign up by Jan.15 for coverage that starts Feb. 1 This Thursday marks the second Open Enrollment deadline for the 2015 Health Insurance Marketplace. For coverage starting on Feb. 1, it is important for people to sign-up … [Read more...]

Obituary: Jenna Sargent

Our precious Jenna went home to our Heavenly Father January 9, 2015. Jenna was such an incredible young lady. There was never a dull moment with Jenna around. She filled our lives with her joy for everything. She loved all kinds of music, clothing … [Read more...]

Vintage Hitchcock-A Radio Play is full of Opportunity

If the stage were set with nearly all doors leading toward disaster Glen Bjornson, Virgin Valley Theatre Group’s Artistic Director, would be the sure bet in finding that one solitary door which leads toward opportunity. When the regularly s … [Read more...]

Obituary: Wallace Hall

Wallace B. Hall, age 82, passed away on Sunday, January 11, 2015 in Mesquite.  He was born October 2, 1932 in Omaha, Nebraska to Wallace Burdette Hall and Pauline Agnes Pounds. Wally’s father was a Lieutenant Colonel in the military, therefore his … [Read more...]

Obituary: Jesse Marsh

In loving memory of Jesse Marsh, 77, of Mesquite, NV.  He began his heavenly journey peacefully from his home surrounded by family and friends, Friday December 19, 2014. He was born May 13, 1937 to Willie and Mary Alice Marsh, and was raised a … [Read more...]

Mesquite Motor Mania Roars Into Mesquite Friday

Over 800 cars are anticipated January 16-18 Car enthusiasts – start your engines! Mesquite Motor Mania 2015 will be held Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend, January 16-18, in Mesquite, NV. This annual car extravaganza and competition is expected to d … [Read more...]

New SleevesUp website from the American Red Cross lets supporters host virtual blood drives

January is National Blood Donor Month and this year, American Red Cross supporters have a new way to help save lives through blood and platelet donation with SleevesUp virtual blood drives. SleevesUp is a first-of-its-kind website that lets those … [Read more...]

Vintage Hitchcock starts tonight

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These pets need furever homes, Jan. 9, 2014

Feeding a Pet That is a Fussy Eater- By: Jean Hofve, DVM Animal Wellness magazine While most dogs and cats eat well – even too well, considering more than 50% are considered overweight or obese by their veterinarians – there are always some that … [Read more...]