Mesquite teams perform well in Coyote Cup

Five local FC Mesquite teams played in the Coyote Cup Tournament held in Mesquite March 2-4. Three of those teams placed in the top three of their respected age brackets.   On the boy’s side FC Mesquite Attack, U14 Boys division took home t … [Read more...]

VVLL holds annual skills day

The Virgin Valley Little League held their annual skills day on Saturday March 4, to determine levels of abilities in all age brackets for both boys and girls. The morning began with VVLL staff and volunteers registering or checking in area youth. … [Read more...]

Second Dairy Queen location opening in Mesquite

A tasty, soft-serve ice cream cone is refreshing on a warm, sunny day. For 77 years, you’ve been able to head on down to your local Dairy Queen and grab a tasty cool treat. Mesquite residents have also been privy to this pleasure. The DQ at 290 S … [Read more...]

America’s game brings normalcy to the blind

Imagine this: You’re going about your day, everything is great. Perhaps you take a ride with some friends and maybe go out for some target practice with your shotguns. Then, the unimaginable happens. Suddenly, you hit the ground in pain, you c … [Read more...]

KofC Free Throw Contest finds winners

The Mesquite Council of the Knights of Columbus hosted a free throw contest on Saturday Feb. 11. Winners of this event automatically are entered into the district tournament. Winners at the district level are eligible to participate in the regional … [Read more...]

Special Olympics

During the Super Bowl weekend 140 total players teed it up at both the Palms Golf Course and Falcon Ridge to celebrate the Nineteenth Annual Super Bowl Golf Tournament hosted by long time Mesquite resident Rick Morris. This year the Special … [Read more...]

McDonald’s drive a success

“This is truly a blessing,” said Virgin Valley Food Bank Director Leslee Montgomery. “I simply cannot thank this community enough for all they do for us!” Those were the words spoken shortly after 879 pounds of food and a $520 check were given to t … [Read more...]

Presidents Cup 2017

5 of the 7 FC Mesquite Club (FCM) soccer teams competed in the 2017 Utah President's Cup during the first two weekends of play. During the opening weekend, 4 of the club teams squared off against some of the best teams in the State of Utah. FCM … [Read more...]

Special Olympic athletes honored

Special Olympic athletes, parents, coaches and volunteers were honored at the 11th annual Snow Flake Ball hosted by the Eureka Hotel and Casino in the Grand Canyon room. Also in attendance were representatives from businesses, community … [Read more...]

Is it Golf Fore Kids – or adults?

They’re giddy in the early morning light and can’t wait to get started. They ooh and awe over all the toys, even playing with those they can before they get their hand slapped. They compare their prized gifts with the person holding one next to the … [Read more...]