Kokopelli Athlete of the Week: 2014 Girls’ Soccer Team

The VVHS girls soccer team set a school record this year for wins racking up 12 for the 2014 season. Spencer Green also set a record of 11 shutouts as goalkeeper. For these accomplishments, the team has been selected as Athletes of the Week. Photo by … [Read more...]

Large crowd enjoys tree lighting ceremony

A steady drizzle did not damper the tree lighting ceremony at the City of Mesquite’s tree lighting ceremony Tuesday night in front of City Hall, 10 E Mesquite Boulevard. A large enthusiastic crowd applauded Santa and Mrs. Claus as they arrived in a b … [Read more...]

Crusaders spoil Bulldogs season opener 62-42

The Virgin Valley High School Bulldog boy basketball team’s hot start faded in the second half of play as the Crusaders from Faith Lutheran High School outscored the Dawgs 32-13. The Crusaders’ tall front line, featuring 6’7” John Mulchon and two team … [Read more...]

Eaglets Learn to Jam

A new program has begun this school year at Beaver Dam Elementary School.  Special Education Assistant John Budd transforms into a guitar instructor after school.  He has been working with a cadre of students each week.  They have been en … [Read more...]

FC Mesquite Crush U11 Girls Soccer team crowned Dixie Invitational Champions

The FC Mesquite Crush girls soccer team competed in the Dixie Invitational Soccer tournament over Thanksgiving weekend held in St George and had various teams from throughout the state of Utah competing. The FC Mesquite CRUSH girls entered the … [Read more...]

Rotary Art Contest Winners Announced

The winners of our Rotary Kids Art Contest from the Rotary Glow In The Dark Golf Ball Drop at the beginning of November were awarded at Virgin Valley Elementary on Tuesday, November 25. In photo: Art Teacher, Lori Raines; Rotarian, Jake Noll and w … [Read more...]

Representative –Elect Regina Cobb Visits Beaver Dam Elementary School

On November 20, 2014, Arizona State Representative-Elect Regina Cobb and her husband visited Beaver Dam Elementary School.  Fifth Grade teacher Wendy Dotson was chosen to participate in the Arizona “Take Your Legislator to School” initiative.  The ini … [Read more...]

Theatre releases audition schedule for upcoming production

Zombies From the Beyond Zombies from the Beyond  is a take-off of the 50’s and 60’s “B” science-fiction movies about invaders from outer space. The cast consists of 4 males and 3 females. There’s singing and dancing…and ray guns! Actors should c … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Elementary School Gathers Food

Beaver Dam Elementary School students are taught to be responsible.  They know that caring for others is an important responsibility.  At this time of giving thanks the students learned about the many blessings that come our way on a daily basis, i … [Read more...]

Holiday Tree Lighting Event Tomorrow

Come out and celebrate the lighting of the holiday tree at Mesquite City Hall on Tuesday, December 2, 2013 at 5:30 p.m. in the amphitheater area. There will be performances by the local school choirs, dance and cheer teams, All That Jazz Dance … [Read more...]