Mesquite Toes to perform in Las Vegas

The Mesquite Toes will be dancing once again in the Ms. Senior Nevada Talent Showcase on August 19 at the South Point Hotel Casino Showroom at 1 p.m. According to director Charlie Christy, the show is scheduled to run about an hour and forty-five m … [Read more...]

Disabled American Veterans Host Always Lost Exhibit at National Convention – Las Vegas

The Nevada Department of Veterans Services (NDVS) has joined with Western Nevada College arts and humanities exhibition “Always Lost: A Meditation on War” organizers to bring the unique war memorial to Nevada communities. As part of Nevada’s 150th Ses … [Read more...]

Obituary: Charles Faught

Charles David Faught, 75, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014 in St. George, Utah.  He was born August 29, 1938 in Taylor, Ariz. to Henry Albert and Bessie Bundy Faught. He married Donna Hunt on November 7, 1959 in the Manti Temple. They had four … [Read more...]

Judith Hetem Sweeps Gallery Honors

In a rare trifecta, Judith Hetem,’s oil painting, “Meditation,” swept top honors in three judging categories of the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery’s July exhibition.  The Gallery’s themed competition, “Pause and Reflect,” drew twenty entries, vying for ca … [Read more...]

Scouts Camp Out near Zion

The Boy Scouts from Virgin River Valley District attended summer camp July 14-19 at Camp Kolob near Zion National Park. The theme of the camp was “Honor to God and Country”.  The scouts were from Troops 40, 82, 488, 493, 596, 640, 998 in Mesquite, Tro … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals July 24, 2014

10 Ways to Dog-Proof Your Home and Avoid an Emergency Vet Visit Aimee Gilbreath is the executive director of the Found Animals Foundation 1. Don't overdo it with dog products When administering pet products such as flea or tick medication, … [Read more...]

Mudd Volleyball a success for Rotary

Last Friday’s sun was hot, but that didn’t stop four teams from competing in the First Annual Mudd Volleyball tournament sponsored by the Mesquite Rotary, in an effort to raise money for a Disc Golf park in Beaver Dam. Before the competition beg … [Read more...]

Where in the heck is Yaak?

After an evening watching the realty show ‘Mountain Men’, Shelley and I decided that we had to leave our home for the summer at Waitts Lake and find the area where Mountain Man Tom Oar calls home. The reality show is about five individuals who live of … [Read more...]

Last weekend’s swim competition brings back medals

Editor’s Note: The following results are only part of what was submitted by the Rec Center from last weekend’s swim meet for the Manta Rays. Due to limited space, the MLN has only included the placing of members in the Manta Rays. All photos courtesy … [Read more...]

Getting Waisted: A Survival Guide to Being Fat in a Society That Loves Thin

“Getting Waisted: A Survival Guide to Being Fat in a Society That Loves Thin” by Monica Parker c.2014, HCI $15.95 / $19.95 Canada 278 pages Up and down. Up and down. When your children were infants, you did it for them all night. You do it no … [Read more...]