Mentoring Program Secures Future of OPD

The Overton Power District met an important milestone last month. On Dec. 13, the district graduated its first class of a new Management Mentoring Program. Begun in 2015, the MMP involved 13 OPD employees working together over three years on … [Read more...]

Mesquite Interagency Meetings

The first Interagency Meeting of 2018 was primarily about veterans; the monetary advantages for Nevada employers who hire veterans and information on becoming a Certified Veterans Advocate with a free online course. Both subjects were covered by … [Read more...]

Pickleball, Youth Tennis Courts added to Hafen Park

The Mesquite Department of Athletics and Leisure Services has converted two tennis courts into pickle ball courts at Hafen Park and added two youth-blended lines on courts 1 and 2 so kids can learn the game of tennis on smaller courts. Lessons are … [Read more...]

Blue support

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Desert Dogs select roster after tryouts in St. George

  The new Nevada Desert Dog team in the North American Premier Basketball League (NAPB) held tryouts on Dec. 28-30 in St. George Utah to choose their opening day roster for the upcoming season. Twenty one hopefuls showed up with dreams to … [Read more...]

New Year Eve activities

The year 2017 is drawing to an end and folks are getting ready to ring in the New Year. When it comes time to do that on Dec. 31, there are several choices around Mesquite where you and your friends can say good-bye to the old and bring in the … [Read more...]

Holiday Decor

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NAPB and Desert Dogs, a league in progress

Who would have ever thought that they would see professional basketball in Mesquite! Well it is the Holiday Season when special things do happen. It’s been two months since Dave Magley, President of the newly formed North American Premier B … [Read more...]

Hospital honors staff at year end party

The final weeks of 2017 were both wonderful and bittersweet for Mesa View Hospital staff as they celebrated both the holidays and their Employees of the Year then said good-bye to one of their directors to end the old year. On Wednesday, Dec. 13, … [Read more...]

Christmas means shopping with cops

It’s hard to tell the difference between the kids and cops when all of them are swarming the local WalMart giggling, oohing and aahing up and down the aisles. It always happens each year during the annual Shop with a Cop sponsored by the Mesquite P … [Read more...]