Bulldog basketball teams open league play with wins over Tech

The Virgin Valley High School Bulldog boy and girl basketball teams opened 1-A Sunrise League play defeating Tech Monday night by scores of 53-45 and 36-14. The Bulldog boy basketball team won despite coming off two heart breaking losses in the … [Read more...]

AcKIDemic Spotlight Shines on Prisilla Mancha

Prisilla Mancha, fifth grader at Beaver Dam Elementary School, is being honored this month as in the AcKIDemic Spotlight.  She has been selected for her outstanding citizenship, leadership, and scholarship.  Prisilla is a student who takes school s … [Read more...]

Kids on Stage to perform Thursday and Friday

Dale McAllister, left, musical director for this production of the Mesquite Kids on Stage, talks to some of the members of the Baby Angel Choir about the music they will sing during the rehearsal of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever.” ‘The show will … [Read more...]

New officers installed for Mesquite Republican Women

  Mesquite Republican Women installed their 2015 officers at their regular monthly club meeting on the second Wednesday of the month. Secretary of State elect, Barbara Cegavske did the honors after which she thanked MRW members for their s … [Read more...]

December Activities Abound at Beaver Dam

Although Christmas holidays fill the last days of December, the first half of the month at Beaver Dam Elementary School is filled with fun ways to honor the eaglets that fly to the nest each day.  Classes and students were honored by receiving the … [Read more...]

Elks release winners for Hoop Shoot

The rain did not dampen the enthusiasm of the youth who participated in the annual Elks National Hoop Shoot Saturday, December 13, 2014 at the Mesquite Recreation Center.  Boys and girls ages 8 to 13 years gathered at the basketball courts to … [Read more...]

Bulldogs lose 63-60 and 80-76 in B.I.T. play to Bengals and Mustangs

Coach Sean FitzSimons young Virgin Valley High School Bulldogs grew up quickly Saturday in the Bulldog Invitational Tournament as they shocked Division 1 opponents Bonanza and Shadow Ridge High School with their aggressive play. “I told the kids that … [Read more...]

State Agencies Out in Force to Zero in on Impaired Drivers

Nationwide, approximately 10,000 motorists are killed in alcohol-related crashes annually, a figure that amounts to the number of seats on about 100 mid-sized jetliners. An impaired driving enforcement effort to reduce that number will take place … [Read more...]

Rec Center News Dec. 15, 2014

CARDIO BOXING LADIES ONLY! Cardio boxing uses the fundamentals of boxing to achieve an intense cardio workout.  Participants will strike a heavy bag during the class which will require wraps and gloves (purchased by the participant).  Drills i … [Read more...]

Barnum sparks Bulldog late rally to defeat Kanab 50-45

Bulldog guard Zach Barnum saved his best for last hitting a big three late in Friday’s game to give the Virgin Valley High School Bulldogs the win 50-45 over a scrappy Kanab High School (Utah) squad in the Dawgs opening game in the Bulldogs I … [Read more...]