WCFA Pets Needing People

We Care for Animals (WCFA) had a fantastic pet adoptionon July 26.  Two kittens, one adult cat and two dogs found their forever homes.  The Mesquite shelter brought one dog to our adoption event and that dog was also adopted.  A banner day for ho … [Read more...]

Bailey named August Artist of the Month

David Bailey was born in Kernville, CA, in 1950. His father was in the drilling and blasting construction business, so the family lived in many towns and cities in the state of California. Most of the time, however, he grew up in Glendale, CA. He met … [Read more...]

Community and Honor Guard gather to honor one of Mesquite’s Veterans

A few weeks ago, local resident and US Army Veteran Bill Strickland was admiring another resident’s flag pole. According to Robert Nielson, Strickland’s wife, Phyllis, told him that Bill “just loves your flag pole. Can you order him a flagpole like it … [Read more...]

Local youth vow to remain pure

The youth at Living Waters Fellowship have completed their covenant ring class where each one made a vow/covenant before God and their family to remain sexually pure until the time of marriage. During this seven-week course the youth looked at … [Read more...]

Mesquite Toes to perform in Las Vegas

The Mesquite Toes will be dancing once again in the Ms. Senior Nevada Talent Showcase on August 19 at the South Point Hotel Casino Showroom at 1 p.m. According to director Charlie Christy, the show is scheduled to run about an hour and forty-five m … [Read more...]

Disabled American Veterans Host Always Lost Exhibit at National Convention – Las Vegas

The Nevada Department of Veterans Services (NDVS) has joined with Western Nevada College arts and humanities exhibition “Always Lost: A Meditation on War” organizers to bring the unique war memorial to Nevada communities. As part of Nevada’s 150th Ses … [Read more...]

Obituary: Charles Faught

Charles David Faught, 75, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 in St. George, Utah.  He was born August 29, 1938 in Taylor, Ariz. to Henry Albert and Bessie Bundy Faught. He married Donna Hunt on November 7, 1959 in the Manti Temple. They had four … [Read more...]

Judith Hetem Sweeps Gallery Honors

In a rare trifecta, Judith Hetem,’s oil painting, “Meditation,” swept top honors in three judging categories of the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery’s July exhibition.  The Gallery’s themed competition, “Pause and Reflect,” drew twenty entries, vying for ca … [Read more...]

Sweets N Treats this Saturday

The Valley Presbyterian Church will be sponsoring an evening of music and desserts at their 350 Falcon Ridge Parkway, Suite 702 location Saturday, July 26 at 7 p.m. Darlene Omaye, an award winning vocalist from southern California, will be in … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals July 24, 2014

10 Ways to Dog-Proof Your Home and Avoid an Emergency Vet Visit Aimee Gilbreath is the executive director of the Found Animals Foundation 1. Don't overdo it with dog products When administering pet products such as flea or tick medication, … [Read more...]