Math Matters at Beaver Dam Elementary School

Standardized testing in schools is widely viewed as an evaluation tool for teacher competence or student ability.  The Beaver Dam Elementary School Community uses their test results to modify and drive instruction in order to assist students in … [Read more...]

MVHS JAG hosting 5k

The Run For Your Life! Zombie 5k event begins on Friday, the 13th at dusk in the spooky breezeway entrance to the Clark County Fairgounds.  There are lots of crevices for zombies to lurk in as this 5k path winds through the grounds and onto the … [Read more...]

City and VVWD request Comment Period Extension

Tuesday’s meetings with the Mesquite City Council and the Virgin Valley Water District had one thing in common: the Bureau of Land Management. After the regular Technical Review Meeting for the City Council, city staff and council met in a s … [Read more...]

Unexplained crash leaves one dead

A call came into Mesquite Dispatch at approximately 12:49 p.m. Tuesday of a vehicle driving into the pond at the corner of Redd Hills and Pioneer Boulevard. Inside the vehicle was 77 year old Jim McMurray, of Mesquite, who had driven northbound … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite & Stats Feb. 22 – 28, 2015

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...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Feb. 23 – Mar. 1, 2015

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 2/23/15 through 3/1/2015: Total Calls For Service: 60* 911 Transports: 30 Non Transports: 12 Inter-facility Transports: 12 Fire Related Incidents: 6 FIRE … [Read more...]

MCSO Blotter Mar. 3, 2015

FALSE REPORT/SUSPENDED LICENSE – SCENIC (ARIZONA STRIP)               Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Nador Isidoro, 28, of Ivins, Utah, early Saturday(2/28) evening for false report to law enforcement and driving with a suspended license … [Read more...]

2nd Annual Donkey Jamboree a Huge Success

Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue held their 2nd annual Donkey Jamboree on Saturday, February 28. The annual fundraising event was sponsored by and held at the Golden West Casino with a great turnout and, according to volunteer Joanne Migliozzi, it was a … [Read more...]

Heavy traffic expected on Interstate 15 due to NASCAR event this week

With a NASCAR racing event (March 6-8) expected to draw more than 250,000 fans this week at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, the Arizona Department of Transportation is urging motorists traveling on Interstate 15 in the far northwestern corner of … [Read more...]

Spring and fall – change your clock, change your smoke detector battery!

In keeping with CERT’s mission to prepare individuals, neighbors and the community for disasters, CERT volunteers will help residents, free of charge, to maintain a working smoke detector. 2 CERT volunteers will schedule with a resident to change t … [Read more...]