Board hears Wolf Creek water lease proposal

After months-long exchange of letters, Jeff Sylvester, attorney for Wolf Creek Golf Course, attended the January 16 meeting of Virgin Valley Water District (VVWD) to present the golf course’s counter offer to VVWD’s request for return of unused wat … [Read more...]

Kettle Success

Stephanie Woolley Director of Social Services for the Mesquite, "Salvation Army", reports a very busy and successful 2017 Christmas and holiday season. She would like to thank those that worked so hard and helped to facilitate all of the wonderful … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber reports successful year

It was a very good year for the Mesquite Chamber of Commerce in 2017 according to Jeff Powell, the Chamber’s Board of Directors chairman, at the organization’s January luncheon when he provided a State of the Chamber update. “I think you’ll find we … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People

Charlie WCFA’s featured pet is Charlie:  Charlie is about 15 months old.  He is big gentle guy and loves to have his chin rubbed. Charlie is altered and current on vaccines. He is an affectionate cat and enjoys attention. He does well with other ca … [Read more...]

Bulldog wrestlers take down Chaparral

After competing literally from one end of the state of Nevada to the other, and points in between, Virgin Valley High School’s wrestlers finally were able to participate in a home match. The Bulldogs, who spent the first seven weeks of the season o … [Read more...]

Flag football girls romp past Chaparral

Even a three-week layoff couldn’t slow down the Virgin Valley High flag football team’s rushing attack. The Lady Bulldogs didn’t skip a beat as they returned to the field following the holiday break to romp past host Chaparral, 40-6, in the Sunri … [Read more...]

Ed Gutierrez Obituary

Edward Gutierrez, Sr., 96, passed away on January 8, 2018 in his home in Mesquite, NV. He was born on October 13, 1921 in Santa Rita, New Mexico to Emelio Gutierrez and Heriberta Santibañez. Edward married Josephine Buchanan, his high school … [Read more...]

Washington Federal donates to Mesquite Works

The Mesquite Branch of Washington Federal Bank presented a check for $500 to Chairman George Gault and Treasurer Rich Green of Mesquite Works on January 8 as a part of their commitment to giving back to the community. "We are excited to be able to … [Read more...]

Lost and Found

  Yesterday, Jan. 11, my husband, my other half for nearly 42 years passed away. Now I tell you that not for you to be sad for me, although I am sad enough for me, you, and anyone else you can see, hear or think of. But to rejoice in the knowledge t … [Read more...]

The Generation Gap; Dealing with Emotions

These past few years we have seen and heard the younger generation cry out loud when it comes to issues that they disagree with, in fact…many feel like they are the victims of our society today; welcome to the ‘snowflake’ generation. Their intol … [Read more...]