AcKIDemic Spotlight Shines on D.J. Gonzales

One fifth grade student is chosen each month to stand in the AcKIDemic Spotlight at Beaver Dam Elementary School.  Selected by fifth grade teacher, Mrs. Wendy Dotson, the student exemplifies excellent citizenship and academic achievement.  This month … [Read more...]

Mesquite Elks Lodge to Hold Yard Sale And Bake Sale Fundraiser

The Mesquite Elks Lodge #2811 and Elks Ladies will hold a Yard Sale and Bake Sale on Saturday, March 28, 2015 from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, 545 Riverside Road.  This is a fundraiser to help support the many community projects performed by … [Read more...]

MCSO Blotter March 21, 2015

TRAFFIC OFFENSE/WARRANT ARREST – BEAVER DAM (ARIZONA STRIP)             Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Jeffery B Davis, 34, of Beaver Dam, early Saturday(3/14) afternoon for driving on a suspended license and a failure to appear warrant … [Read more...]

Third annual Alaska Picnic scheduled

The third annual Alaskans in Mesquite Potluck will be held on Friday, March 27, 2015 from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Mesquite Vistas Sports Club, 851 Pinnacle Court. Bring your favorite dish! Plates, napkins and silverware will be provided. Come join … [Read more...]

MMGA Updates March 20, 2015

TUESDAY: WARD BEATS SCHNICK BY ONE Last week Bill Schnick beat Jon Hawkins by one shot. This week Schnick was beat by one shot by Ken (long drive) Ward. Schnick shot one over par 36 on the front with a birdie on nine and followed that with a 38 on … [Read more...]

Governing By Crisis Isn’t Governing At All

After Congress came a hair’s breadth from shutting down the Department of Homeland Security a few weeks ago, members of the leadership tried to reassure the American people. “We’re certainly not going to shut down the government or default on the nati … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals March 20, 2015

Vaccinating Your Pet To protect your pet from contagious diseases, keep his essential vaccinations up-to-date. This is important even if your pet is kept mostly indoors. Many contagious diseases are airborne and your pet could easily be exposed … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People

We Care for Animals (WCFA) featured pet is Sheldon, a 4-5 year old Pug/Shih Tzu mix. Sheldon is still waiting for his new forever home.  He is house trained, does well with other dogs and enjoys walks and rides in the car.   Sheldon would love a home … [Read more...]

Harpo, the Silent Star of the Talkies

The final Marx Brothers film is generally considered to be “Love Happy.” Premiering in San Francisco in 1949, it was released throughout the U.S. the following March – 65 years ago this month. Since Groucho, Chico, and Harpo never appear on screen … [Read more...]

Chocolate Covered Bacon

I thought about keeping you on the edge of your seat before I named the dish my husband wanted to make and take to a potluck/surprise baby shower we recently attended. But there is no way to fit chocolate covered bacon into a little story without … [Read more...]