Expanding “It’s a Wonderful Life” Museum

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  For most adults, early childhood memories generally center on a favorite toy, pet, or family member. For Karolyn Grimes, they also include movie stars. “I remember my first role in ‘That Night with You’ from 1945,” said Grimes from … [Read more...]

The Curtain is Set to Open on the Virgin Valley Theatre Group’s 2014-15 Season

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The Virgin Valley Theatre Group has cast the first show of the 2014-15 Season.  Nana’s Naughty Knickers will open October 17, 2014 at the Mesquite Community Theatre and will be directed by Glen Bjornson. Also slated for production this season by … [Read more...]

Barnum leads Bulldog soccer gals over Rattlers 5-0

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Sophomore standout Abbie Barnum had an outstanding game Wednesday night at the Mesquite Event and Sports Center scoring four goals to lead her Bulldog teammates to a 5-0 win over the Mojave High School Rattlers in a non-league matchup. Barnum and … [Read more...]

Winning Design Unveiled for Fourth Sesquicentennial Medallion

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Yesterday, Gov. Brian Sandoval, Lt. Gov. Brian Krolicki and Kirk Clausen from Wells Fargo, the official sponsor of the medallion program, joined the Nevada 150 Commission and special guests, to reveal the design and strike Nevada’s fourth and final … [Read more...]

Local Young Women Travel to Ogden Utah Temple Open House

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Nine Young Women and their leaders from Mesquite 6th Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints had the opportunity to tour the Ogden Utah Temple before it is to be dedicated. After completion of the extensive remodeling of the building … [Read more...]

Obituary: Bruce Barber

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Bruce Barber, 76, passed away at Kalispell Regional Medical Center in Kalispell Montana on Sunday, August 17, 2014.  He was born in Philadelphia, Penn. on April 24, 1938 to Madeline McManus and Elmer Barber.  He attended Hainesport Elementary School, … [Read more...]

Splashing Out the Summer

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The annual Water Day celebration at Beaver Dam Elementary has become a tradition since its inception in 2010 by Top Eagle, Mrs. Phyllis Leavitt. It allows the eagles to flock together and bid a fond farewell to the freedom of summer.  With cries of … [Read more...]

Gallery Welcomes Eight Visiting Arts Groups

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Virgin Valley Artists Association stages its third annual Mesquite Fine Arts Invitational Exhibition, showing now through September 27.   VVAA, operators of the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery, welcomes eight visual arts organizations from throughout … [Read more...]

Bulldog boy soccer team places third at Mesquite Cup

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The Virgin Valley High School Bulldog soccer squad had an impressive two day run placing third in the fifth annual Mesquite Cup. It was the highest placing for a Bulldog soccer team since the Cup began. The Bulldogs began play Friday afternoon … [Read more...]

Blood Drive this Friday

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American Red Cross and the City of Mesquite Department of Athletics and Leisure Services are hosting a blood drive on Friday September 5, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. at The Mesquite Recreation Center located at 100 West Old Mill Rd. To … [Read more...]