City unclear on appointment term

The Mesquite City Council at their May 6 Technical Review Meeting discussed the procedures for nominating and appointing a replacement for Mayor Mark Wier, who resigned his position on April 22. Deputy City Attorney Bob Sweetin told the council … [Read more...]

Mayor MIA for breakfast, but parade goes on

[slideshow_deploy id='156'] While the 30th Annual Mesquite Days began festivities and events on Thursday, May 1, the real fun began on Saturday as people descended to downtown Mesquite. Those looking forward to seeing Mayor Mark Wier in his … [Read more...]

Wier’s last pancake breakfast Saturday

Saturday may be the last time Mark Wier will make a public appearance in Mesquite as the community’s mayor. Wier, on April 22, announced he was resigning effective May 12. But Wier is scheduled to attend the Mesquite Chamber of Commerce Mayor’s Pan … [Read more...]

Judicial Candidate Forum Saturday

Voters will be faced with a long list of non-partisan judicial races on their June primary ballots. The Mesquite Republican Women and the Friends of the Founding Fathers plan to help local residents learn more about these candidates with a Judicial … [Read more...]

Full Mesquite Days Schedule

Celebrating Mesquites Heritage Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow Date:      April 9, 2014 – May 31, 2014 Time:      Tuesday – Saturday 10AM – 4PM Admission is Free Location:35 West Mesquite Blvd.(Virgin Valley Heritage Museum/Fine Arts Center) Con … [Read more...]

Still more questions than answers for Highland Hills residents

[slideshow_deploy id='185'] As you drive into the Highland Hills community the first thing you notice is the undulating surface of the street, and it isn’t a speed bump. “The road has been repaired twice since 2008 and now it is sinking again,” said … [Read more...]

Mesquite Days begins tomorrow

Mesquite Days 2014 gets started Thursday at 7 p.m. with the Founders Forum at Mesquite City Hall, 10 E. Mesquite Blvd. This year’s traditional bake-off is set for 4:45 p.m. on the synthetic field to the west of the Mesquite Recreation Center, 100 W. … [Read more...]