Marilyn Knowlden’s Decade in Hollywood

Her career as a child actress only lasted from 1931-1944, but Marilyn Knowlden has carried the memories for a lifetime. “My parents enrolled me in a dance school when I was 3 and the teacher told them that one day I would be in the movies,” rec … [Read more...]

Stoltz Resigns from Chamber CEO Position

Mesquite’s business community will see a bit of a change starting at the end of March as current Interim/Acting CEO Julie Stoltz submitted her resignation to the Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors at their meeting Monday. Stoltz has been the A … [Read more...]

MMGA takes back the Mesquite Cup

It’s been a long four years.    Was it the number 7, for the 7th year, or was it back on the Canyons or was it just the fact that the home team played just a little bit better than the OMA.   All that matters is the Mesquite Cup Trophey is back on the … [Read more...]

Health District issues advisory, recommendations regarding e-cigarettes

The Southern Nevada Health District today has issued a health advisory regarding electronic cigarettes in response to an increase in their use across the United States and in Clark County. The Health District encourages policymakers, health care … [Read more...]

Kokopelli Athlete of the Week: Jarrett Tietjen

Jarrett Tietjen named Athlete of Week for his iron man play all season. Tietjen logged more minutes on the floor than any other Bulldog. As a sophomore Tietjen has two more years leading the Bulldog offense. Photo by Lou Martin. … [Read more...]

Council Approves Firefighter Agreement, Denies Management’s Agreement

The mood at Tuesday’s City Council meeting was a positive one, as the City presented awards to Volunteer of the Year, Joanne Migliozzi, and Distinguished Citizen of the Year, Gloria George. Migliozzi has been a volunteer with the city for since J … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Ribbon Cutting at Warmington Residential – Open to the Public

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce is having a Ribbon Cutting for our newest member, Warmington Residential.  It will be held during their Open House on Saturday, February 28, 2015 at Noon.  Mayor Litman will be there to help cut the ribbon.  Warmington Re … [Read more...]

MMGA Presidents Cup kicks off

THE SEVENTH ANNUAL MESQUITE CUP BEGINS AT THE CANYONS The history of the challenge is that the Mesquite Men’s Golf  Association won the first two encounters with the Oasis Men’s Association but the OMA have won the last four in a row rather easi … [Read more...]

Bowling League Update Feb. 25, 2015

2/19/15 - PRIME TIMERS 1 WDGAS 40.5-27.5 2. Bumers 40-28 3. 2 Plus 1 38.5-29.5 4. Should “A” Been 37.5-30.5 5. Ron’s Girls 29.5-38.5 6. I Was Robbed 18-50 HIGH GAME Ladies: Amy Patterson 183 Men: Ron O’Brien 219 HIGH SERIES Ladies: Amy … [Read more...]

Cowboy Poets Wrangle up a Full House

The 9th Annual Mesquite Western Roundup sponsored by the Mesquite Arts Council held at the Mesquite Community Theatre on February 20 and 21 was a huge success as Cowboy Poets and guests were able to wrangle up a full house both days and educate the … [Read more...]