The Name’s Rimmer, Shane Rimmer

Widely recognized as the voice on a 60’s British children’s show, Shane Rimmer also worked alongside the BBC’s original Dr. Who, helped R2-D2 into an X-wing fighter, delivered an atomic bomb in “Dr. Strangelove,” and battled villains with two James Bo … [Read more...]

Rotary gives youth a chance to read

Members of the Rotary Club of Mesquite presented a $1,000 check to the Eureka Casino resort in support of its Mesquite Reads Community Initiative on Thursday, June 5, 2014. The goal of the Mesquite Reads program is that every child in our … [Read more...]

Hardy ready for challenge of general election race

Cresent Hardy emerged victorious in a spirited Republican primary for the Congressional District Four seat and he doesn’t expect the challenge to be any easier against incumbent Steven Horsford in the general election. But that doesn’t mean he con … [Read more...]

Delaney ready to make a difference on council

Cindi Delaney was appointed to the Mesquite City Council recently after having run for the office two times  previously. She owns a local business, Delaney Studio, Photography, and was the original owner of Mesquite Local News. She recently … [Read more...]

Be Engaged in Life

Following the death of her 47 year old daughter, a former employee of my deceased husband sent me a letter and near the end of it she wrote:   “Vern was a wonderful boss and my hero.  He paid attention to me whether I was talking about work or non- wo … [Read more...]

ETAs to gather to raise funds this evening at the CasaBlanca Sky Lounge

A select group of Elvis Tribute Artists will gather tonight in the CasaBlanca Sky Lounge to kick off the fifth annual Elvis Rocks Mesquite while also helping World War II Honor Flight Veterans. The event will be held from 5-8 p.m.  Those attending … [Read more...]

Senior Partner Kenneth Hinton to Retire from HintonBurdick CPAs & Advisors

St. George, UT — Philip Peine, managing partner with HintonBurdick CPAs & Advisors announced the retirement of the firm’s Senior partner, Kenneth Hinton.  Hinton has spent more than 35 years providing management, advisory, accounting, audit and ta … [Read more...]

Lady Bulldog softball end season with banquet

The Virgin Valley High School Bulldog softball team held their annual recognition banquet Thursday, May 29. Coach Travis Griffith presided for the evening’s event. Six Lady Dawgs received special recognition for their play this season. Junior B … [Read more...]

VVWD Rejects Amendments to SNWA Agreement

In an unusual tie vote, directors of the Virgin Valley Water District (VVWD) did not adopt amendments to a water share leasing agreement with the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) proposed by Wolf Creek Golf Club. Although the proposed water … [Read more...]

Obituary – Tamara Gross

  Tamara Kay Gross of Mesquite succumbed to injuries from automobile accident on June 10, 2014. She was born to Trudy Ann Young on June 26, 1963 in Las Vegas, NV. She is survived by husband, Robert F Gross; mother, Trudy Pappacostas; … [Read more...]