Donations Sought for Community Thanksgiving Dinner

On Wednesday, Nov. 21 from noon to 6 p.m., the Mesquite Senior Center will host a complementary community Thanksgiving meal. This annual tradition of feeding over 1,500 residents from Mesquite, Bunkerville and the surrounding areas is only possible … [Read more...]

Halloween fun

The Members of the Mesquite United Methodist Church (MUMC) held a Halloween Carnival for the children of Mesquite on Oct. 30 which included several fun activities, cupcake decorating and a cake walk. Traditionally the event was held on Halloween … [Read more...]

Board members received NRECA Board Leadership Certifications

Overton Power District No. 5 Board of Trustees Jack Nelson, Mike Young, and Judy Metz were recognized at the last board meeting held on Oct. 17, in Mesquite for successfully completing the National Rural Electric Association (NRECA) courses and … [Read more...]

Helping Friends

Linda Faas & Teri Nehrenz MLN Mesquite is a small town, and word of a neighbor’s need spreads quickly.  When Deb Parsley heard of Angel Villalobos’ illness, the news struck a chord.  She recently lost her son, Ryan, to an undetermined … [Read more...]

Burrow Roundup

Burros from Death Valley National Park are headed towards sanctuaries and adoptive homes, through a major project the nonprofit Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue starts on October 15. This project takes care of individual burros, allows native habitats … [Read more...]

A practical approach to female patient care

When it comes to helping people with cancer, providing resources for those struggling to pay medical bills or educating people on risks to help prevent cancer Yoli Bell is the one name that continually pops up in Mesquite time and time again; it’s … [Read more...]

OPD Presents Checks to Local Schools from ‘Round-up for Education’ Program

This is the fourth consecutive year for the Overton Power District No. 5 “Round Up for Education” program, a program instituted by the OPD Board of Directors in 2014 and funded by ratepayers who round their power bills up to the nearest dollar each … [Read more...]

They had fun running

The Mesquite Rotary Club held its Second Annual 5K Glow-in-the-Dark ‘Fun Run’ and the 12th Annual Ball Drop on Sept. 29 at the Rising Star Sports Ranch. The Fun Run winners were: First Place: Azzario Sepulveda from team TDS; Second Place, Dave … [Read more...]

Belle Notte, A Beautiful Evening!

It was a full house and a full evening of wonderful Italian musical favorites performed by the Virgin Valley High School music students. Tutti Abbondanza!, as they say in the old country. Under the direction of school music instructor Marie Palmer, … [Read more...]

Mesqutie Interagency Meetings

Are you an active member of your community? Do you run a non-profit organization? Are you a business owner or do you simply want to stay informed and know what’s available in your community? There are two meetings that should be at the top of your … [Read more...]