Obituary – Carl Glover

Carl Benjamin Glover, 81, of Casper, Wyo., passed away June 18, 2014 after a long illness.  He was born June 8, 1933, the son of Cecil and Dora Glover, in Leadville, Colo.  He graduated from Leadville High School in 1951 and served in the US Army fro … [Read more...]

Local Service Announcement for Michael Williams

Michael Alan Williams, 74, of Mesquite, passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014. He was born April 18, 1940, in Carmi, Illinois to Mildred and Harold Williams. Michael was raised in Bismarck, North Dakota and moved to Las Vegas in 1961, where he … [Read more...]

Council hears development proposal

The Mesquite City Council heard the outline of a proposed 100 acre development at their June 24 regular meeting.  The proposal would develop land north of the Wolf Creek Golf Club that is outside the city limits and within Lincoln County. Mark … [Read more...]

Mesquite Police Department Receives Armored Vehicle

When Defense Department’s Excess Property Program announced in March of 2013 that armored vehicles were available to law enforcement agencies across the country, the Mesquite Police Department (MPD) wasted no time in submitting an application through … [Read more...]

Women learn defensive tactics

It is said that, “One in four women will be the target of an assault in her lifetime.”  If John Hughes, Peggy Pope and Jan Sullivan have anything to say about it, Mesquite women will be prepared to face those odds. Guns & Guitars owner Jan Sull … [Read more...]

Rotary installs new President

Outgoing Rotary President, Roberta Bird, hands over her gavel to newly installed President, Linda Gault. Gault moved to Mesquite from Laramie, Wyo. three years ago with her husband, George, and has a long history with various Rotary groups. She … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce declares book sale a huge success

[slideshow_deploy id='1894'] The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce held a book sale on Saturday, June 21 at the Mesquite Library to benefit a reading program for local students. The community support was wonderful. Several thousand books were donated … [Read more...]

Frank Werth of Kansas takes Elvis top prize

[slideshow_deploy id='1874'] The Elvis Rocks Mesquite Competition was held at the Casablanca Resort Casino Friday and Saturday, June 20 and 21, 2014.  The Elvis Tribute Artist competitors numbered 22 at the start on Friday, June 20, but after … [Read more...]

Ahoy! Talent galore from Missoula Children’s Theatre

[slideshow_deploy id='1859'] If treasure was what you were looking for on Saturday June 21, and you happened to purchase a ticket for the Missoula Children’s Theatre and Mesquite Arts Council’s presentation of Blackbeard the Pirate at the Mesquite Co … [Read more...]

VVLL thanks 51’s for fundraising help

Nick Montoya, the Associate Director for the City of Mesquite Department of Athletics & Leisure Services and Vice President of Virgin Valley Little League presented a plaque to Melissa Harkavy, Associate of Marketing, Special Events and Community … [Read more...]