Beaver Dam honors Veterans

[slideshow_deploy id='1081']On Monday, May 22, the Veterans Honor Guard that serves Beaver Dam, Bunkerville and Mesquite were on hand at the Beaver Dam Cemetery to honor the Veterans with a flag raising ceremony, gun salute and playing of … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite May 18 – 24, 2014

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for May 18 - 24, 2014.   May 18: Found Property: An Officer responded to a gas station on W Mesquite Blvd reference found property. Four i … [Read more...]

Delaney named to council; Splash pad to be re-bid

Cindi Delaney was unanimously approved as the newest city council member at the May 27 city council meeting. The council decid ed to appoint Delaney over 10 other candidates because she had the highest number of votes of the unsuccessful … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics May 19 – 25, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 5/19/2014 through 5/25/2014: Total Calls For Service: 38* 911 Transports: 22 Non Transports: 9 Inter-facility Transports: 6 Fire Related Incidents: 1 DELAYED 911 … [Read more...]

Mesquite Residents Gather to Honor Veterans

[slideshow_deploy id='1108']At an impressive ceremony lead by mayor Al Litman, veterans were honored on Memorial Day at Veteran’s Memorial Park. Speakers included state assemblyman Cresent Hardy who told the large crowd, “Why is it important to rem … [Read more...]

Litman ready for new role as mayor

Allan Litman was appointed mayor of Mesquite last week, filling the seat vacated when Mark Weir resigned his post after moving to St. George. Originally from Duluth, Minn., Litman moved to Mesquite in 2004 after living in Los Angeles and Hawaii. He … [Read more...]

Memorial Day services held Monday

Memorial Day services will be held Monday, May 27 at 7:45 a.m. at Veterans Park, across from Smith’s on Hillside Drive. Duration of the program will be about 45 minutes. Seating will be provided, but attendees are welcome to bring their own s … [Read more...]

Early Voting for Primary Election Begins Saturday

Early voting for this year’s primary election in Clark County begins Saturday, May 24, and continues through Friday, June 6 for most of Clark County. Voters may cast their ballots at any of the 83 early voting sites that will be open at various tim … [Read more...]

Myers releases new book on

J L Myers, a published author, has just published his second book in the Midland Quest series, “The Age of Dragons” The adventures of James J Winslow, May 16, 2014 and will soon be available at This time, James will need help in his que … [Read more...]

Highland Manor receives top award

Highland Manor Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Mesquite was awarded the top Gold Medal for Southern Nevada on March 8  by the Nevada Health Care Association Perry Foundation “Endeavors”. The association recognized the state’s top-pe … [Read more...]