Kalivas and Arndt blow away with win

The Mesquite Challenge was held at the Falcon Ridge Golf Course Monday, April 6. 20 teams braved the gusty weather and surprisingly enough, several handled the conditions very well, as only 1 ½ strokes separated the top five teams. The winning … [Read more...]

Council to discuss Library and sale of property Tuesday

In a rough run through of the April 14 Regular City Council Meeting during their tech review on April 7, council members had a thing or two to say about several of the items on the agenda, which included the allowance of discussions with the Las … [Read more...]

Poets and Artists are a Perfect Match at Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery

The current exhibition at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery is a ‘meeting of the minds.’ Virgin Valley Artists Association presents “Artists and Poets,” its annual pairing of visual artistry and poets’ words. Mesquite Gaming is the Gallery’s corporate sp … [Read more...]

Having Fun Learning Art

By Barb King I began the free adult art program called “Stay Smart With Art” on October 4, 2014, sponsored by the Virgin Valley Artist’s Association.  It is a 19-week program that takes place on Saturdays from 10 AM until Noon. Being a senior, a … [Read more...]

Bulldogs can’t hold lead fall to Miners 6-3

The game Tuesday night featured two teams with only one win apiece for the season. The Bulldogs came in with a 1-14 record and the Miners from Sunrise Mountain stood at 1-9. The Miners rallied in the third inning to take the lead 5-3 and went on to … [Read more...]

Lady Dawgs fall to Miners 11-5

The Virgin Valley High School Lady Bulldog softball team fell behind 6-0 Tuesday after three and a half innings of play to the Miners from Sunrise Mountain High School before rallying to score three runs in the bottom of the fourth to cut the lead to … [Read more...]

Huge crowd at Virgin Valley LL opening day

Mesquite held its version of the ‘Rites of Spring’ Monday night at the Old Mill Road baseball fields as the Virgin Valley Little League kicked off their third season of play. Hundreds of kids, old and young alike, celebrated spring in the valley. Bag … [Read more...]

New Biking Event this weekend

The first of several scheduled bike racing events will begin this weekend, starting with the Mesquite Senior Games competition at the Mesquite Sports and Events Complex (MSEC) on Friday, April 10 at 9 a.m. Registration for the event will begin at … [Read more...]

Green wins Derby second year in a row

With 451 rubber ducks purchased for an annual race, you would think that the chances of a repeat winner would be slim. Not so much for the Mesquite Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Ducky Derby held at the Hafen Park pond. This year’s first place wi … [Read more...]

Interact Rolls Up Their Sleeves

It's that wonderful time of year when the trees leaf out, desert cactus begins blooming, and the flowers begin to show all of their beautiful colors.  And so does the work continue at the Heritage Garden on Hafen Lane.  Many of us love to have our h … [Read more...]