Community Forum Thursday, Oct. 19 at 8 a.m.

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Community members are invited to meet with Andy Barton, Mesquite City Manager, at 8:00 a.m., on Thursday, October 19. This open forum will be held at the Mesquite Recreation Center at 100 West Old Mill Road.  This is an opportunity to ask questions, … [Read more...]

NEVADA HIGH SCHOOLS ON TRACK TO POST HIGHEST GRADUATION RATES ON RECORD

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CARSON CITY, Nev. – Preliminary four-year graduation rate data posted today on NevadaReportCard.com indicates Nevada high schools are on track to set a graduation rate record of 80.55 percent for the Class of 2017 – an increase of seven percentage … [Read more...]

Virgin Valley Elementary School Celebrated International Walk to School Day on October 4, 2017

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Virgin Valley Elementary School in Mesquite joined schools from around the world to celebrate International Walk to School Day on October 4, 2017. Walkers and riders began the activity at 8:30 a.m.  Approximately 400 students from Virgin Valley … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Ribbon Cutting For Desert Pain Specialists

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Desert Pain Specialists has been operating in Mesquite since 2011 and treats interventional spine and pain management.  Dr. Wells is a native of St. George and attended Dixie High School, Dixie College, and received his bachelor degree in English … [Read more...]

City Manager Forum

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Community members are invited to meet with Andy Barton, Mesquite City Manager, at 8:00 a.m., on Thursday, October 19. This open forum will be held at the Mesquite Recreation Center at 100 West Old Mill Road.  This is an opportunity to ask questions, … [Read more...]

Shooter bought some guns locally

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Stephen Paddock, the Las Vegas shooter who took the lives of 58 people during the Las Vegas Route 91 Harvest Festival on Oct. 1, was a customer at Guns & Guitars, a local Mesquite business. Chris Sullivan, owner/general manager of the local … [Read more...]

REP. KIHUEN HONORS VEGAS SHOOTING VICTIMS ON HOUSE FLOOR

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Today, Congressman Ruben J. Kihuen spoke on the floor of the U.S House of Representatives to honor victims, first- responders and doctors affected by the Las Vegas shooting on October 1st, 2017. Below are excerpts of his remarks as prepared: “Mr. … [Read more...]

Gault receives Governor’s Points of Light Award

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George Gault, Mesquite resident and active volunteer in the community, received the Nevada Governor’s Points of Light Award as the Rural Nevada Individual Volunteer at a luncheon held in Las Vegas on Oct. 5. The luncheon hosted by Lieutenant … [Read more...]

Mesquite construction industry continues healthy increase

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While the number of building permits issued by the City of Mesquite Building Department rose significantly from 82 last year to 120 in September, the value of the permits was about a million dollars less. However, that is easily explained by one … [Read more...]

Police Blotter Oct. 1-7, 2017

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Many calls that the Police Department receives are not always included in the blotter, as they are under investigation or a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our PD does do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. This week, … [Read more...]