Heart of the Holidays Tomorrow

Mele Kalikimaka is Hawaii’s way of saying “Merry Christmas to you”.  And the Eureka Community Initiative will echo those sentiments in the upcoming community Christmas spectacular “Heart of the Holidays” December 11th, 5pm in Town Square at the Eureka … [Read more...]

Local Scouts gather for Camporee

A Boy Scout Fall Camporee sponsored by the Virgin River Valley District of the Boy Scouts of America was held near Littlefield for boy scouts ages 11-13.  There were about 100 scouts from Littlefield Troop 42, Mesquite Troops 41, 488, 596, 640, 998, 8 … [Read more...]

Obituary: Mitzi Lou Adams

Mitzi Lou Adams, age 77, passed away Thursday, December 4, 2014 in St. George, Utah.  She was born November 7, 1937 in Batesville, Arkansas to Nolan Hayden Allen and Cova Faye Penn. Mitzi grew up and spent her childhood in Batesville.  At age nine … [Read more...]

An Early Christmas Miracle for the Mesquite-Toes

Stranded seven miles from the Kansas City Airport, the Mesquite-Toes Tap Team never thought they would make their flight home. Returning from Branson, Missouri, where the team had performed three shows, the bus broke down. One of the passengers, Ross … [Read more...]

Community Christmas Show Celebrates Five Years

“I can’t believe this is our fifth Christmas Show” says Larry LeMieux, creator of what has become a tradition for the holiday season in Mesquite. The Christmas Show is a variety show with a twist. The twist is a theme from a traditional Christmas movi … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals Dec. 5, 2014

Golden Rules for Responsible Pet Ownership Choose your type and breed of pet carefully. Be sure that your dog and your cat are licensed and wearing their tags. Train your dog and your cat so that it is well behaved and not a nuisance to other … [Read more...]

Toes to host benefit for Virgin Valley Food Bank

The Mesquite Toes are preparing for their 9th Annual Christmas Benefit Performance and will have three shows this year:  Thursday, Dec. 11 at 1 p.m. and Friday, Dec. 12 at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m., in the Mesquite Community Theater, 150 N Yucca Street.  Ti … [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...]

Give something that means something – Give blood or platelets

The American Red Cross asks eligible donors to give something that means something this holiday season – a lifesaving blood donation. Blood donations often decline this time of year when donors get busy with holiday festivities and travel. Severe w … [Read more...]

Former US Naval Aviator Takes Readers on a Lightning Flight

2014 is a year of political chaos worldwide, with our military spread thin and nations never more closer to a new war; however, US armed forces pack more technology in our arsenal than ever – able to strike any target on Earth without notice. Retired … [Read more...]