Stay Alert on Medicare Plan

Always be on the alert for what your Medicare plan does not cover. Just like with other health insurance coverage, Medicare insurance doesn’t necessarily cover everything. Obviously, you know what your deductibles and co-pays are, but you also … [Read more...]

Hangar dance is huge success

What is a Hangar Dance? Well, if it has Larry LeMieux’s name attached to it, it’s going to involve a good time and it’s going to be for a good cause. The First Annual Hangar Dance happened on Nov. 4, right after the Veteran’s Day Parade, at the … [Read more...]

Scholarship Fundraiser “Hee Haw” Planned for VVHS

An evening of BBQ, good ‘ol Western music and entertainment will be held Tuesday, November 14, to kick off fundraising for this year’s Virgin Valley High School graduating seniors.  The evening will be a light-hearted hoedown featuring student … [Read more...]

SNSO begins fourth season with ‘Sounds of the Great’

By Abbey Snow MLN The “Sounds of the Great” is the first concert the Southern Nevada Symphony Orchestra will perform to begin its fourth season on Nov. 18 in the CasaBlanca Showroom emphasizing the musical works of great composers. SNSO … [Read more...]

Fourth job fair at Rising Star

By Abbey Snow MLN Mesquite Works held its fourth job fair at the Rising Star Sports Ranch last week, where employers were available for potential future employees to meet and learn about their job openings. Maggie Calhoun is a VISTA … [Read more...]

Senior Menu Nov. 9-15, 2017

Thursday, Nov. 9: Beef stroganoff & noodles, baked squash, spinach salad, fruit, WW roll w/apple butter Friday, Nov. 10: Closed Monday, Nov. 13: Sweet-n-Sour pork, steamed rice, broccoli, vegetable egg roll, pineapple Tuesday, Nov. 14: … [Read more...]

Mesquite United Methodist Church’s Second Annual Halloween Carnival

When it comes to giving the kids of the Virgin Valley a safe and fun holiday, you can always count on the Mesquite United Methodist Church members to step up to the plate. For the past two Halloweens, the MUMC has put together a community carnival … [Read more...]

For those who defend our liberty

Skies overhead provided the white and the blue while the men, women and children on the ground remembered, celebrated and prayed for those who shed the red on the battlegrounds for our freedom; Mother Nature and memories filled day with the colors of … [Read more...]

Red Rock Canyon-Free on Nov. 11 & 12

Whether you drive, bike, run or walk, you may visit the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area for free on Veterans Day weekend. The Bureau of Land Management, in conjunction with other agencies within the Department of the Interior, will … [Read more...]

DESERT DAMES ANNUAL FASHION SHOW

The Desert Dames will host their Annual Fashion Show and Luncheon on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 in the Casa Blanca Casino - Grand Ballroom at 12:00 Noon. Desert Dames is a non-profit social club in Mesquite, Nevada that promotes friendship … [Read more...]