Mesquite Elks donate to Beaver Dam Schools

Mesquite Elks Lodge # 2811 in their continuing support to Beaver Dam Elementary School (AZ) recently donated American Flags to the school at a recent assembly. It was noted that the classrooms did not have individual American Flags. As Mesquite Lodge … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam students opt for safety talks over walk out

March 14, 2018 was in the news as students across the nation observed 17 Minutes to draw attention to gun violence in schools. . Many of these marches may have had political agendas and look like protests. Rather than protest, the Junior Class … [Read more...]

Lady Bull Dogs go 4-3 for week ending March 17

The Virgin Valley High School softball team played iron-man this week playing seven games in six days. The Bulldogs went 4-3 for their week’s work. The Dawgs began the week on Monday, March 12, with a 9-6 win over Indian Springs. Savannah Price … [Read more...]

Spencer Lewis promoted to Shift Captain

Mesquite Fire & Rescue would like to congratulate Firefighter/Paramedic Spencer Lewis on his promotion to Shift Captain!   Monday morning, March 12, 2018, Chief Jayson Andrus presented Captain Lewis with his new badge, followed by his parents p … [Read more...]

Mesquite Animal Shelter Pet Listing March 17, 2018

Fruits and Veggies for Pets Whether you're looking to slim down your pet's waistline or are just looking for healthy alternatives to commercial pet treats, we've got a great list for you! Did you know that many of the fruits and vegetables you eat … [Read more...]

Scholarship fundraiser tickets available

Virgin Valley High School students and the Mesquite Community Education Foundation present “Cherry Blossom Time” Spring Fling on Wednesday, March 21, at the VVHS Student Center, 5-7 p.m. The event showcases student musical and culinary expertise as … [Read more...]

Council hears economic development update

Without much transactional business on the agenda, the Mesquite City Council heard an update on economic development activity from the interim CEO of Mesquite Regional Business Courtney Sweetin at its Tuesday, March 13 meeting. Sweetin advised the … [Read more...]

Red Hot or not?

Barney Cashman is a 47-year-old happily married man with three children. He’s a successful businessman, and a man going through a midlife crisis. Sounds a bit like actor Paul Benedict without the midlife crisis, doesn’t it? Well, you’re close, Bened … [Read more...]

Stunning Art

Stunning paintings, ceramics, digital art and jewelry were on display during the month of March for the Artist’s Showcase. Several local artists covered a four by eight-foot space in the gallery which provided an eclectic floor to ceiling exhibit a … [Read more...]


They own a home in the sleepy little desert town of Desert Springs, AZ where they spend the winter months. In the summer, they’re home in northern Utah. They’re described by neighbors and family members as “folks who will give you the shirts off their … [Read more...]