Another Eagle Enters the Nest

Taylen David Lee, a member of the Mesquite 3rd Ward Troop 488, was presented the highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America, The Eagle Scout Award. Only 2% of Boy Scouts earn their Eagle, so it is indeed a great accomplishment. The Eagle Court of … [Read more...]

Cub Scout Highest Awards Given

A Pack Meeting held August 14, 2014 was a very special event. Two Webelos, Jaeger Lee and Brody Bingham, received their Arrow of Light. Kelton Chamberlain, the Valley’s traditional presenter of the award, came dressed in a full feathered, head d … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals Aug. 22, 2014

NATIONAL DOG DAY- Awareness of Homeless Animals Annually celebrated on August 26, it is National Dog Day.  This day encourages dog ownership of all breeds, mixed and pure, and embraces the opportunity for all dogs to live a happy, safe and “ … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People Aug. 22, 2014

 We Care for Animals' (WCFA) featured pets are Andy, Katie and Sara. These cute kittens are about 11 weeks old and have had their first vaccines.  Andy is black with white trim and his sisters are beautiful calicos.  Sara has some gray on her face wh … [Read more...]

Pollock returns from Mission in Ohio

Sister Ehrin Pollock returns August 18 after serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served 18 months in the Columbus, Ohio Mission. Ehrin is the daughter of Vernon W. and Bonnie Pollock. Sister Pollock will be s … [Read more...]

Obituary: Kimball Jensen

Kimball Earl Jensen, 62, of Desert Springs, AZ and Mesquite, died in his home on August 16, 2014. Kimball was born to Earl and Carol Jensen in Fort Ord, CA on October 4, 1951. He married Brenda Lynn Jensen (Williams) on September 3, 1972. … [Read more...]

Felshaw returns to Mesquite

Elder Kasdan Felshaw returned to Mesquite August 11, 2014, from serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.He served for 24 months in the Washington, Washington Spokane Mission. Gilbert and Deon Felshaw are the parents of … [Read more...]

Senior Center Menu August 21 – 27, 2014

Aug. 21: Tuna Cesar Wrap, Carrot Salad, Pasta Salad and Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies. Aug. 22: Honey Apricot Chicken, Wild Long Grain Rice, California Blend Veggies, Whole Wheat Bread and Oranges. Aug. 25: Stuffed Cabbage, Egg Noodles, … [Read more...]

Ramos to serve in Mexico mission

Elder Tristen Ramos has been called to serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He will serve in the Mexico, Mexico City Chalco Mission for 24 months. Andres and Sarah Ramos of Littlefield, AZ are his parents. Good luck … [Read more...]

Artists invited to apply for Nevada Arts Council roster, community resource

Professional artists and ensembles of all disciplines are invited to apply to the Nevada Arts Council’s 2015–2018 Artists in Schools + Communities Roster. The roster is designed as an online resource for schools, organizations and communities to bro … [Read more...]