Obituary: Don Muse

Don Muse passed away on September 13, 2014. He lived a long, happy and productive life.  Don loved people. He never met a stranger and always had a smile, a story or two and a wonderful sense of humor. Don spent many years working as a member of … [Read more...]

Rotary Recognizes Officers

Mesquite Police Officer Wyatt Oliver and Mesquite Firefighter Spencer Lewis were among the more than one hundred southern Nevada safety officers recognized for outstanding service at this year’s SOAR Ceremony on Monday, September 8, 2014. This is t … [Read more...]

‘Walk in Memory Walk in Hope’ highlights National Suicide Prevention Week

Nevada Coalition for Suicide Prevention and the City of Mesquite Department of Athletics and Leisure Services held the third annual ‘Walk in Memory Walk for Hope Saturday morning at the recreation fields next to the department. The event held a … [Read more...]

Dragons wear down Dawgs 28-13 in league opener

  The final score of Saturday’s football game, 28-13, was not indicative of the battle fought between the Del Sol Dragons and the host Virgin Valley Bulldogs. The Dawgs did not have an answer for Daniel Tyus and the Dragons’ double-wing we … [Read more...]

Mystery Door and Students of the Month

Daily school attendance is important because making up lessons is never the same as being in class when a lesson is presented.  Students who develop a habit of regular attendance will be workers who are conscientious about coming to their jobs … [Read more...]

Hey Mon, Try a Little Jamaica

By Tom Garrison Who doesn't want to visit Jamaica? Beautiful beaches under swaying palm trees, cool Caribbean swimming, and a friendly population. However, if you can’t afford the real Jamaica (who can?), take a short drive to Little Jamaica ( … [Read more...]

I-15 Open for travel with restrictions

**Be sure to share this with everyone** The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) is announcing that Interstate 15 north of Las Vegas is expected to open as of 4 p.m. this evening, just four days after being washed out by floodwaters. One l … [Read more...]

Costs of flood damage continues to rise

Damage assessments in the Moapa Valley area continued today. As of this afternoon, the team counted 91 homes in Moapa that had some degree of damage. The 91 includes homes in the town of Moapa and on the Moapa Band of Paiutes reservation. The 48 … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals and Tips

Keeping Puppies Safe From Injury- from trupanion Puppies aren’t so different from kids in their exuberance. The world is new to them and they are growing fast. It’s no surprise then that they often get into mischief or make clumsy falls. Taking rea … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Host Cash Mob at Southwest Spirit

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce is organizing a community-wide CASH MOB at Southwest Spirit located at 561 W. Mesquite Boulevard, on Saturday, September 20th from 10:00 am to 12 pm. The chamber urges residents to bring their friends and gather at … [Read more...]