One Hero at a Time: Spc Bryant Jacobs & Family tomorrow

EVENT INFORMATION “One Hero at a Time” What:   Benefit concert for Spc Bryant Jacobs (Ret.) and his family When: Saturday, April 18, 2014 Doors open at 12pm 1p-8p *Benefit “Out and Back” Ride:  Kick stands up 9:30am leaving from outside Ca … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals April 17, 2015

National Pet Identification Week April 19-25, 2015 A well-fitted collar with a current ID tag is arguably a pet's best chance at coming home again if lost, but it's not a perfect system. Some animals are experts at getting out of their collars, … [Read more...]

A Drawer of Drawers

I wonder who will be the poor sap that has to go through my underwear drawer when I’ve (queue the spooky music) gone to the other side! More and more, as I become let’s just say mature in numbers, but never in personality, I look at my collection of g … [Read more...]

Lou Costello – The Generous Jester

Fans of legendary comic duo Abbott and Costello have much to commemorate this year. Seventy-five years ago, the pair debuted on film for Universal’s “One Night in the Tropics.” They would go on to make almost 30 films for the studio, including “Abbo … [Read more...]

Evelyn Santos Shines in AcKIDemic Spotlight

Fifth grade student Evelyn Santos has been selected to be honored in the AcKIDemic spotlight for the month of April by her fifth grade teacher Mrs. Wendy Dotson. Evelyn is an outstanding student at Beaver Dam Elementary School. She has attended the … [Read more...]

Conflicts arise between shooting clubs

The clubs in and around Mesquite have been influential in where this city is today. Not all of them have had a smooth ride, however, such as the issues related to the Mesquite Shooters Club and Women’s Defense Weaponry Mesquite Shooters Pistol C … [Read more...]

Bulldog sports update for week of April 16

Bulldog track teams host quad meet in Dawg Pound The Virgin Valley High School men and women track teams competed in the Dawg Pound Wednesday, April 15. The Dawgs hosted Faith Lutheran, Mojave and Chaparral High Schools. Faith Lutheran came out on … [Read more...]

Second Annual Cotton Planting at the Museum Saturday

On Saturday, April 18 at 10 a.m., the public is invited to the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum for the Second Annual Cotton Seed Planting.  The early pioneers in the Virgin Valley raised cotton.  This event demonstrates what is involved in the planting … [Read more...]

Community Calendar April 16 – 22, 2015

It’s that time of year for the Mesquite Toes Dance Spectacular.  Vicki Eckman and the rest of the gang are thrilled to announce:  “We have 19 outstanding original new numbers with dazzling new costumes!  There will be new tap, jazz, clogging and music … [Read more...]

Kokopelli Athlete of the Week: Chase Henderson

Bulldog sophomore Chase Henderson won both the discus and shot putt at a recent meet at Mojave High School. Henderson played both football and basketball this year for the Dawgs. … [Read more...]