Last call for parade  participants for the 21st annual Veterans Day parade

last call for parade  participants for the 21st annual Veterans Day parade.  Please e-mail Al  Litman at for an application if you don't have one.  Parade is Nov.3rd, 10:00 am Show you community support for our Veterans! … [Read more...]

Attention Korean War Veterans

The Exchange Club of Mesquite invites all who served in the Korean conflict to be recognized during the Veterans Day ceremony on November 11 at the Recreation Center field as the finale of the 13th annual One Thousand Flags Over Mesquite. One … [Read more...]

Annual Remember 9/11 Ceremony

The Exchange Club of Mesquite invites all residents and visitors to pause with us on Tuesday, September 11, at 6:30 PM on the lawn in front of Mesquite City Hall to remember and reflect on the tragic events from 17 years ago, when approximately 3000 … [Read more...]

The Southern Utah Veterans Home invites the community to join in this historic event Sept. 11, 2018.

Pat Tillman Award for Service Recipient US Air Force Master Sergeant Israel “DT” Del Toro, Jr. Named Keynote Speaker for 5th Annual Patriot Day Ceremony True potential can only be realized by believing, trusting and not quitting. Israel “DT” Del … [Read more...]

In honor of their service

There are five of them representing the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard standing tall and proud, honoring those men and women who served in the U.S. armed forces and are, or will be, buried in the new Mesquite Cemetery. The six foot … [Read more...]

Female Veterans, WHCC wants you!

Mesquite’s new Women’s History and Cultural Center is beginning its days by calling out to women veterans for their information. The main mission of the WHCC, for starters, is to build a list of female veterans for several reasons. The first rea … [Read more...]

Mesquite Republican Women’s Club Honor Veterans

By Abbey Snow The Mesquite Republican Women’s Club gathered Wednesday afternoon at the Mesquite Veterans Center to honor those Veterans who have served our country. President of the Mesquite Republican Women's Club, Janey Castro, said the group … [Read more...]

1000 Flags Ceremony Honors Las Vegas Victims

By Abbey Snow Photos by Samuel Snow The Exchange Club of Mesquite held a ceremony Saturday evening on the west field of the Mesquite Recreation Center where 1,000 flags were placed on Sunday, Nov. 5, for the 12th annual "One Thousand Flags … [Read more...]

Veteran Center donation

Larry Lemieux, left center, presented $4,250 to Mesquite Veteran Center representatives on Tuesday, Nov. 14. The money was the proceeds from the First Annual Hangar Dance on Nov. 4, right after the Veteran’s Day Parade, at the Mesquite Airport. L … [Read more...]

Mesquite Police honor Veterans

The Mesquite Police Department loves our veterans, and we love Veterans Day.  On November 8th, members of the Mesquite Police Department and the Mesquite Fire Department were able to watch the 11th Armored Calvary Regiment Horse Detachment from Fort … [Read more...]