Laub joins board, VVWD wraps up loose ends

In one of its shorter meetings of the year, the Virgin Valley Water District installed a new board member, approved its final budget for FY2019, and authorized two agreements on issues that have been pending before the board for several … [Read more...]

Fuqua signs with Utah State Eastern

Virgin Valley High senior pitcher Dillan Fuqua signed a letter of intent last week to continue his baseball career and education with Utah State Eastern. The two-year school is located in Price, Utah, and is affiliated with Utah State University in … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People

WCFA’s featured pet is Beamer: Beamer, formerly Creamy, is a 4 year old orange tabby.  He is a sweet boy that might do best in a home where he is the only cat.   Beamer has been with other cats but is selective on his choice of friends.  He is very no … [Read more...]

Mesquite Gaming gears up for the second largest handicapped amateur tournament in the nation

This week, more than 600 golfers will descend on Mesquite, Nevada for the second largest handicapped amateur tournament in the nation, Mesquite Amateur. Every year since 2002 , Mesquite Gaming – owner of the Casablanca Resort and Virgin River Hotel, h … [Read more...]

“We the People”

L. Bowler Elementary School fifth grade students participated in a simulated congressional hearing Thursday, May 18th, as a part of the "We the People" program.  "We the People . . . The Citizen and the Constitution" is a nationally acclaimed civic … [Read more...]

Local Elks Lodge honors Mothers and Armed Forces

Mesquite Elks Lodge # 2811 held their annual Mother’s Day celebration on Sunday May 13 at the Lodge on Riverside Drive. A solemn Ritual was performed by Exalted Ruler Debbie Oskin and the Officers of the Lodge. Flowers were distributed, red to m … [Read more...]

Mesquite Animal Shelter Pet Listing May 18, 2018

May is National Pet Month May is National Pet Month, a time to reflect on the importance of pets and pet ownership.  National Pet Month is all about celebrating the amazing impact pets have on our lives and the joy and positivity they bring to us … [Read more...]

Cub Scout Day Camp

The theme of  Wild West was printed on t-shirts which  each boy received along with  a bandanna to wear.  About 110 cub scouts participated in activities such as building tool boxes and bear shooters, tying knots, and soap carving.  Each group pres … [Read more...]

Bernice Fiso-Mission

Bernice Fiso has accepted a call to serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints. Sister Fiso will serve in Barbados Bridgetown Mission for 18 months. She will depart for the Missionary Training Center in Dominican … [Read more...]

Stuck in the Mudd for “Good”

Over one hundred people knew, by personal experience, what it meant to be stuck in the “Mudd”, in Mesquite on Saturday, May 12 when they put themselves there, intentionally, for a good cause. The cause was the Mesquite Rotary’s Fifth Annual Mudd Vo … [Read more...]