Community joins together for ribbon cutting

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“Dreamtime Revisited”: The Art of Joyce Spavin at The Lost City Museum in September

“Dreamtime Revisited” is an exhibit of the works of Joyce Spavin at The Lost City Museum in September. The artist’s etchings, prints, linocuts and block printing explore the southwestern desert. Spavin majored in graphic arts while studying at … [Read more...]

New Leadership installed

The Mesquite 4th Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has a new Bishopric. They were called to serve June 1, 2014 in the Mesquite, NV Stake. Brian Wursten is serving as the Bishop with Chris Garner and Mike Morgan as counselors. … [Read more...]

“Starry Nights” Winners Announced

Though the town has lacked energy during the August heat, The Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery  buzzed with activity on Thursday as the winners of the themed exhibition, “Starry Night” was presented to an animated crowd at the Gallery’s monthly … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Preschool Rocks!

The Eagles' nest at Beaver Dam Elementary School includes a very special group of nestlings, the cherished preschool eaglets.  Thirty little ones have landed in nests tucked into the hallways of the school.  The first day was Monday, August 18.  Amid … [Read more...]

Another Eagle Enters the Nest

Taylen David Lee, a member of the Mesquite 3rd Ward Troop 488, was presented the highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America, The Eagle Scout Award. Only 2% of Boy Scouts earn their Eagle, so it is indeed a great accomplishment. The Eagle Court of … [Read more...]

Cub Scout Highest Awards Given

A Pack Meeting held August 14, 2014 was a very special event. Two Webelos, Jaeger Lee and Brody Bingham, received their Arrow of Light. Kelton Chamberlain, the Valley’s traditional presenter of the award, came dressed in a full feathered, head … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals Aug. 22, 2014

NATIONAL DOG DAY- Awareness of Homeless Animals Annually celebrated on August 26, it is National Dog Day.  This day encourages dog ownership of all breeds, mixed and pure, and embraces the opportunity for all dogs to live a happy, safe and … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People Aug. 22, 2014

 We Care for Animals' (WCFA) featured pets are Andy, Katie and Sara. These cute kittens are about 11 weeks old and have had their first vaccines.  Andy is black with white trim and his sisters are beautiful calicos.  Sara has some gray on her face … [Read more...]

A Stamp of Approval for Van Johnson

The   1940's have been called the decade of the bobbysoxer, when young girls with a fondness for short socks developed an infatuation for pop singers and movie stars of the day. One source of their youthful admiration was Van Johnson, a Hollywood … [Read more...]