Barbara Bain’s Many Missions

Two decades ago, Barbara Bain embarked on a mission many might have considered impossible: to convince children that books and reading could be fun. “I volunteered in a daycare and just started reading to the kids one day as we sat on t … [Read more...]

Senior Games organizers need volunteers for April 2015

The Mesquite Senior Games is seeking motivated volunteers to assist with production of next year's Mesquite Senior Games Track & Field Meet scheduled for April 11, 2015. As the event continues to grow, they want to raise the bar (pun intended) … [Read more...]

Flags over Mesquite arrive Sunday

The Exchange Club of Mesquite invites you to again be part of an awe-inspiring event as they present the 9th annual One Thousand Flags Over Mesquite tribute to our veterans. The field of 1000 American flags will be assembled on the west field of … [Read more...]

Local Preschool to host Rummage Sale Saturday

The Mesquite Lutheran Preschool & Child Care is holding their Second Annual Charity  Rummage, Craft & Food Sale on Saturday. There will be lots of items from Arts & Crafts to Yard Sale items available. All proceeds benefit the Preschool … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals Nov. 7, 2014

NOVEMBER IS ADOPT A SENIOR PET MONTH Puppies, kittens and other young animals are cute. They require a lot of time commitment, patience and energy from their owners. Many people have busy work and home schedules that keep them from providing the … [Read more...]

Beading workshop scheduled for November 13

Beading is a fun and fanciful craft for all skill levels, and now is the time to learn to make jewelry for the holidays.  On Thursday, November 13, Katherine Cole, one of Mesquite’s best jewelry makers, offers a “Stringing Jewelry 101” workshop to hel … [Read more...]

Missionary Couple Returns to Mesquite

Eugene and Connie Hughes recently returned from serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They served for twelve months at the Family and Church History Head Quarters in Salt Lake City, Utah. They served in the Joseph S … [Read more...]

Stephen Ministers Hear Veteran Speak About PTSD

Stephen Ministers at Mesquite United Methodist Church learned about causes and symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) from guest speaker, James P. Brown, HMC, FMF, USN (Ret.) He is President/Veterans Service Officer and currently is … [Read more...]

Mesquite Concert Series kicks off tonight

Mesquite Concert Series and Greater Mesquite Arts Foundation present a Country and Rock & Roll show, tonight and tomorrow, November 7 & 8 at 7 p.m. at the Mesquite Community Theatre, 150 N. Yucca St. Directed by Larry LeMieux, the show … [Read more...]

November’s Featured Realtor: Deb Parsley

Beautiful Willow Home with view of Virgin Mountains at 1300 Basin View in Sun City, Mesquite's Prominence Neighborhood. 2408 SF for just $389,500. LOVE IT, LIVE IT!!! SID paid in full. This popular Willow model that is no longer available by the … [Read more...]