Chamber holds council candidate forum

With three seats up for election this year on Mesquite’s city council, the Chamber of Commerce held a candidate forum at its October luncheon for the six people running. Adam Anderson, a member of the chamber’s board of directors, served as mod … [Read more...]


EARLY VOTING:   Saturday, October 20, 2018 – Sun City Rec. Center 1350 Flat Top Mesa 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM   Sunday, October 21, 2018 – The Deuces 150 N, Yucca St. 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM   Monday, October 22, 2018 – … [Read more...]

Community Forum with Andy Barton-City Manager

Community members are invited to meet with Andy Barton, Mesquite City Manager, at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 18. This forum will be held at Falcon Ridge Golf Course, located at 1024 Normandy Lane. It is open to all residents and light refreshments … [Read more...]

Article III Needs Specificity

Article III of the Constitution, the one dealing with judges, is short, only three sections and one defines treason. The other two are the only official guidance we have to determine how the courts should be constructed and judges confirmed. It does … [Read more...]

Medicare Open Enrollment is Here!

It is that time of the year again to review your current health coverage for Medicare and make sure you are still in the right plan for you. This is the time when you can switch to a Medicare Advantage plan, switch between Advantage plans, switch … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire and Rescue Weekly call log Oct. 7-13, 2018

Some calls that Mesquite Fire and Rescue receives are not always included in the report, as a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our Fire and Rescue workers do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. There were 45 calls this … [Read more...]

Police Blotter Oct. 7-13, 2018

Many calls that the Police Department receives are not always included in the blotter, as they are under investigation or a synopsis is not received. To show the amount of work our PD does do, we are including a weekly roster of stats. There were 175 … [Read more...]

Arrest Report Sept. Oct. 7-13, 2018

Statistics supplied by Mesquite Police Department. Disclaimer: These names were reported in the Mesquite Police Department’s arrest report released Oct.15. Persons should be presumed innocent until convicted in a court of law.   Atene, Byron D … [Read more...]

The Question Is…

 Can every conversation begin with a question? What if they were? Would communications be possible at all? Could you actually have a normal, whatever normal is, a normal conversation? Can every statement be turned into a question? Conversely can … [Read more...]

Getting a Head Start on Holiday Shopping

Halloween is right around the corner, and if you’ve been in the stores recently you know that Christmas arrived early as usual; time passes quickly, so contemplating your holiday shopping isn’t out of the ordinary. Normally I like to wait with pur … [Read more...]