Bulldog basketball teams split at Boulder City

The Virgin Valley High School girl and boy basketball teams traveled to Boulder City to face the Eagles in important matches Wednesday night. The Bulldog boys won easily over their counterparts 53-27 behind 16 points from guard Zach Barnum and 12 … [Read more...]

Initial schedule for Mesquite Soccer Teams this weekend

President's Cup this weekend will host 177 Teams ranging in age from 8-11 year old boys and girls, that translates to nearly 3000 players.  As the local hosting soccer club, FC Mesquite has entered three (3) teams to compete this year. FC Mesquite … [Read more...]

Bowling League Updates Jan. 22, 2015

1/17/15 - SATURDAY YOUTH – Bantums HIGH GAME Girls: KaLeiah Hartley 123 Boys: Jacoby Ford 143 HIGH SERIES Girls: KaLeiah Hartley 217 Boys: Jacoby Ford 205 OTHER HIGH GAMES Boys: Brandaon Hall 123 Aundre Mosher 111 OTHER HIGH SE … [Read more...]

Kokopelli Athlete of the Week: Andrew Memmott

Sophomore Andrew Memmott led the Bulldogs in scoring this past weekend against Desert Pines and Lincoln County. Memmott came off the bench to score 9 and 13 points respectively. Memmott is one of three sophomores on the Bulldog squad who have a great … [Read more...]

Featured House & Home Business January 2015: Liberty Tax

The very mention of Internal Revenue Service causes distress and fear for most people.  April 15th seems to approach quickly every year.  Tax season brings the stress of gathering information, uncertainty about refunds or tax burdens, and the c … [Read more...]

This Week in History Jan. 22, 2015

January 22nd 1877 four foot wide canal finished for irrigation use. January 26th 1877 irrigation begins in Bunkerville. January 1898 town changes name from Mesquite Flats to Mesquite. … [Read more...]

VVWD Board determines rate increase will not impose a significant impact to businesses despite opposition

Tuesday night’s Virgin Valley Water District Board Meeting was anything but simple as the board members discussed the current plan for rate fee increases and the impact that it would have on businesses. To determine what impact the rate increases w … [Read more...]

Tuesday’s City Council Meeting looks to the future; Firefighter agreement pulled

With a light agenda scheduled for the January 27 City Council meeting, Mayor Al Litman will be delivering his State of the City Address. The meeting begins at 5 p.m. at Council Chambers in City Hall, 10 E. Mesquite Boulevard and can also be viewed on … [Read more...]

Inaugural fundraiser for Kids For Sports rakes in strong base

Last Saturday’s first fundraiser for the Kids For Sports Foundation was “A huge success,” according to Nancy Hewett, Executive Assistant at Wolf Creek Golf Course. The event astonishingly sold out in just two weeks, bringing golfers to Mesquite from a … [Read more...]

Community Calendar Jan. 22 – 28, 2015

The Virgin Valley Artists Association is holding an artist’s reception at the gallery today for the UP, UP and Away exhibit which has been gracing the gallery walls during the month of January. The gallery is located at 15 West Mesquite Blvd and t … [Read more...]