Locals spend NYE at ‘Mystery Play Party’

By Barb King Want to have some fun ?  Try going to this kind of party on New Year’s Eve.  For many years, Marianne Johnstone has been hosting plays in her home with many of her friends. To celebrate on December 31, 2014, she chose “Bullets ‘N’ B … [Read more...]

Kids for Sports Foundation to Hold Golf Tournament at Wolf Creek

Mesquite’s newest foundation that benefits local children will be holding a fundraising tournament at Wolf Creek Golf Course, 403 Paradise Parkway, on Saturday, January 17 with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. Check-in will be from 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Format f … [Read more...]

Brown Bag presents social media tips from museum coordinator

The Virgin Valley Artists Association will present their monthly Brown Bag Lecture on January 6, 2015 at noon at the Virgin Valley Art Gallery, 15 W. Mesquite Boulevard. This month the featured guest speaker is Erika Kuta Marler from the Virgin … [Read more...]

MPD Officer Saves A Child’s Life

On Monday, December 15, a father and mother frantically rushed into Green Valley Grocery, located at 290 North Sandhill Boulevard, Mesquite Nevada. The panicked couple was carrying their three year old son, who was choking on a large piece of candy. … [Read more...]

Upcoming blood donation opportunities

The American Red Cross encourages eligible blood donors to give one last gift this holiday season and discover the true meaning of giving by donating blood. Busy holiday schedules and seasonal illnesses, like the flu, can often mean fewer donors … [Read more...]

Holiday Gift Idea from the Rec Center

Wondering about that special holiday gift? What are you going to give the person that has ‘everything’ this year?  How about the gift of health or the gift of helping someone to feel better about themselves? How about a gift certificate to the M … [Read more...]

FC Mesquite Soccer to push for more toys for tots

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Seasons Greetings Holiday Breakfast Saturday

The City of Mesquite Community and Senior Center will be hosting its annual Season’s Greetings Breakfast and Bake Sale on Saturday, December 13, from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Mesquite Community & Senior Center, 102 West Old Mill Road, M … [Read more...]

Hearts For the Arts Gala Tickets now on sale

Are you looking for a way to extend your holiday gift-giving season? The Greater Mesquite Arts Foundation has just the way to help you out. Tickets are now on sale for the GMAF annual fundraising gala Hearts for the Arts set for Feb. 11, 2015. In … [Read more...]

Exploring Southeast Nevada: Whitney Pocket

  Photos & Story By Tom Garrison We all know Nevada for, of course, Las Vegas and adesert seemingly more desolate than that found in southwest Utah. (I live in St. George, Utah.) But, if you have an adventurous spirit, there is a day … [Read more...]