Special Olympics competes in Reno

Mesquite Special Olympics athletes traveled to Reno to participate in the Special Olympics Summer Games Nevada 2017 held on June 10. Bocce was added as an event for competition for the first time this year at the summer games. A morning of … [Read more...]

Gigi Higgins Takes It All in Mesquite Gaming’s 15th Annual Mesquite Amateur Golf Tournament

Gigi Higgins, of Cape Coral, Florida, took home the coveted trophy for the annual Mesquite Amateur tournament presented by Mesquite Gaming. Higgins, shooting a net 67, is the first to win a low gross score for all four rounds and win the overall c … [Read more...]

Former Mesquite actor takes on new role

Mesquite Gaming has been bringing Mayhem and Mixed Martial Arts into Mesquite for several years. The local crowds have been happy to go a full 10 rounds with the MMA card including fighters from gyms in Nevada, Utah, Arizona and California. In the … [Read more...]

Rising Star Sports Ranch Resort Announces Dana Altman to Headline 2017 Summit

Fresh off Oregon's Appearance in the Final Four, Duck's Coach Will be Accompanied by an Impressive List of Speakers at This Year's Sports Leadership Conference   Marking its inaugural year, the Rising Star Sports Ranch Resort offers world … [Read more...]

Mudd Volleyball raises $2,500 for Phase II

It took just four and a half hours for the Rotary Club of Mesquite to crown a new champion in their 4th Annual Mudd Volleyball Tournament held at the Eureka Casino Resort on April 29. “We all had a lot of fun,” said organizer Linda Gault. “It’s ama … [Read more...]

Mudd Volleyball Saturday

It’s time for the 4th Annual Mudd Volleyball Tournament sponsored by the Mesquite Nevada Rotary on April 29. The event will again be held in the dirt field next to the Eureka Hotel, 275 Mesa Blvd. Thanks to Reliance Connects, the pits are deeper at a … [Read more...]

They remembered

On April 12 and 13, the choir members of the Mesquite United Methodist Church presented a Cantata titled Come to the Cross and Remember in honor of the Easter Holiday. Reverend Rick Casebolt, in his opening speech, hit the nail on the head when he … [Read more...]

Camp Capers

On April 5 and 6 Jenny Bennett sent all of the Virgin Valley Elementary School (VVES) students, their parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles and siblings to summer camp. Bennett, the VVES music teacher, spent months working with the students, readying … [Read more...]

Egg Hunt is a hit

Mesquite United Methodist Church members thought a little Easter fun was just what the community needed on April 8 and they were right. Community members of all denominations were welcome to join in on the Easter egg hunt where church members filled … [Read more...]

Unfortunate timing trumps potential

As is the case this time of year, every year, in Mesquite, timing and scheduling kept an event for a good cause and the hard work it took to plan the event from reaching its full potential. Everything that happens does so in a very short six … [Read more...]