Fruity Fire Blocks SB I-15 at Overton Turnoff

According to NHP PIO Loy Hixson, a call came in this morning at about 5:34 a.m. of a semi truck and trailer fully engulfed in flames on I-15 at the Overton exit, just past the overpass at milemarker 93. Initial investigation has concluded that … [Read more...]

The Show Must Go On… With Vintage Hitchcock

The Virgin Valley Theatre Group’s Board of Directors set the 2014-15 season’s shows early in 2014 and with the opening of Nana’s Naughty Knickers the first show of the season was off to a great start. The auditions for the second show of the seaso … [Read more...]

MRBI projects a positive 2015 after successful year

Mesquite Regional Business (MRB) is a private, not-for-profit, economic development organization whose vision and focus is to grow primary jobs for the residents of the Mesquite region. While every job is important, there is a significant return to … [Read more...]

Winter sports preview 2015

The Virgin Valley High School winter sports season kicks into high gear beginning the first week of 2015. All Bulldog teams will begin action as league play dominates all sports. The Lady Bulldog basketball team has compiled a 3-0 1-A Sunrise … [Read more...]

Kokopelli Athlete of the Week: Cody Burnside

Senior center Cody Burnside is the last Bulldog Athlete of the Week for 2014. Burnside leads the Bulldogs in rebounds and is second in team scoring. Burnside is an all-around athlete including Rodeo. … [Read more...]

Southern Nevada students win 2014 Nevada Farm Bureau Video Contest

Clark County high school students Logan O’Toole, Kaelynn Hunter-Prock and Shayla Park received first place in December 2014 for their video entry in the 2014 Nevada Farm Bureau Women’s Leadership Video Contest. O’Toole, Hunter-Prock and Shayla Park at … [Read more...]

Kids for Sports Foundation to Hold Golf Tournament at Wolf Creek

Mesquite’s newest foundation that benefits local children will be holding a fundraising tournament at Wolf Creek Golf Course, 403 Paradise Parkway, on Saturday, January 17 with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. Check-in will be from 7:30 – 8:30 a.m. Format f … [Read more...]

Silver Rider to give free rides New Years Eve

According to staff members at the local Silver Rider Office, anyone needing to ride the bus on their normal routes will be able to do so for free from 6 p.m. Wednesday until 2:30 a.m. Thursday and again from 5:30 a.m. until 9 a.m. Thursday morning. … [Read more...]

Chinese Acrobats Dazzle Beaver Dam Eagles

Multi-talented Chinese acrobats held the students of Beaver Dam Elementary School mesmerized as they displayed their extraordinary talents.  The Bureau of Lectures & Concert Artists from Lawrence, Kansas, brings these gifted athletes to America … [Read more...]

NDOT Prepared for New Year’s Eve Snowstorm

Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) crews are preparing for the possibility of a New Year’s Eve snowstorm in the Las Vegas valley. The National Weather Service believes there is up to 80 percent chance for a light snow fall from December 31 … [Read more...]