Local youth compete for scholarships

On Sunday, March 1, the Southern Nevada U.S.B.C. Association held their annual Youth Masters Tournament at Gold Coast Bowling Center in Las Vegas. There were 106 youth bowlers entered. The Tournament is set up in 3 girls and 3 boys divisions. Each ge … [Read more...]

Chinese Take Out, Great Way to Spend an Evening

The cast of characters recently gathered at the home of local Mesquite resident, Marianne Johnstone, to solve the mystery of who killed wealthy widow Mrs. Emily Boggs in 1993, in San Francisco, California.  The dinner celebrates the return of her … [Read more...]

March is Red Cross Month

In honor of Red Cross Month in March, the American Red Cross encourages people to uncover their inner hero and donate blood or platelets, volunteer their time or sign up to organize a blood drive. Since 1943, every president has designated March … [Read more...]

Standards Night for Local Youth

Nearly three hundred young people and leaders recently met for a Standards Night presented by the Youth Council of the Mesquite Nevada Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The youth were divided into three groups according to … [Read more...]

A Letter from the Interfaith Working Group on Trade and Investment Opposing Fast Track

The Interfaith Working Group on Trade and Investment representing Quaker, Jewish, Protestant and Catholic organizations has written a letter in opposition to Fast Track Trade Promotion Authority.  Here is their letter: February 17, 2015 Dear … [Read more...]

Save the City Money

Recently the Mayor of our fair city explained the financial difficulties we are in. Like so many cities we are spending more than we take in. There are so many good sounding projects just waiting for the city to fund them, yet even if they sound like … [Read more...]

Mobile Vet Center to serve Mesquite’s Veterans

Starting January of 2013 the Mobile Vet Center based in St George Utah, started providing mobile mental health care and outreach services to the Southern Utah Cities of Cedar City, Parowan, Beaver, Fillmore, Richfield, Kanab and Mesquite, … [Read more...]

Desert Dames February Luncheon

The Desert Dames wore pink or red and great big smiles to the February 24 luncheon. Members were greeted at the door with a sampler box of Danielle's Chocolates.     Vice President, Darlene Carpenter, welcomed the … [Read more...]

Bowling League Updates Mar. 3, 2015

2/26/15 - PRIME TIMERS 1. WDGAS 43.5-28.5 2. Bummers 43-29 3. 2 Plus 1 42.5-29.5 4. Should “A” Been 38.5-33.5 5. Ron Girls 30.5-41.5 6. I Was Robbed 18-54 HIGH GAMES Ladies: Phyllis Margolis 169 Men: Jim Griffin 223 Ron O’Brien 210 … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite & Stats Feb. 22 – 28, 2015

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. This week, … [Read more...]