Senior Center Menu Sept. 25 – 30, 2014

Sept. 25: Meat Loaf, Mashed Potatoes w/ gravy, Carrots, Spiced Apples and Roll w/ jelly. Sept. 26: Southwest BBQ Chicken, Burger, Baked Beans, Carrots and Pineapple Chunks. Sept. 29: Orange Chicken, White Rice, Broccoli, Vegetable Egg Roll and … [Read more...]

Rustic Upside-Down Apple Tart

Rustic Upside-Down Apple Tart (Good especially in the Fall) (Makes 8 to 10 servings) Ingredients: 1 cup cold butter, diced 2 cups all-purpose flour Pinch of salt 1¾ cups sugar, divided ½ cup ice-cold water 3 lbs small Granny Smith apples, … [Read more...]

Restore U.S. Manufacturing

Today we begin building our “People’s Platform” starting with our number 1 priority...restoring U.S. manufacturing to its once dominant position in the world. President Roosevelt converted a powerful U.S. manufacturing behemoth into what he called … [Read more...]

Bulldogs boys tennis defeats Roadrunners 12-6; Girls lose

The Virgin Valley High School boy’s tennis team defeated the Roadrunners from TECH High School 12-6 Monday afternoon in the Dawg Pound. Ryan Rushton and Jace Haviland went 3-0 in doubles to lead the Bulldogs. The Bulldogs record now stands at 3-0 in … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite, Sept. 14 – 20, 2014

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for Sept. 14 – Sept. 20, 2014. Sept. 14: Welfare Check: Officer responded to a Pulsipher Ln residence, for a request of a welfare check on an … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Sept. 15 – 21, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 9/15/2014 through 9/21/2014:   Total Calls For Service: 39* 911 Transports: 14 Non Transports: 14 Inter-facility Transports: 8 Fire Related Incidents: … [Read more...]

Smart Eagles Win Big Bucks!

Rewards for a job well done are common reinforcements in the workplace.  In order to teach the eaglets at Beaver Dam Elementary School that working hard does pay, each fall there are cash drawings held for students who successfully passed the spring … [Read more...]

Free admission to The Lost City Museum offered through The Smithsonian Sept. 27

Free admission is offered Saturday, Sept. 27 at The Lost City Museum in Overton thanks to a National Museum Day celebration via The Smithsonian.  The 10th annual “Museum Day Live!” is a nationwide event that lets visitors experience the nation’s … [Read more...]

Gallery Salutes the “Dusty Trails” of Nevada History

In a salute to Mesquite’s location on the ancient Virgin River thoroughfare of human commerce, Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery opens its next exhibition, “Dusty Trails: 150 Years of Nevada History,” on September 29.  This display of original art is … [Read more...]

Rose Marie’s Nine Decades of Entertainment

Rose Marie may be best known as wisecracking Sally Rogers in the 60’s CBS sitcom “The Dick Van Dyke Show,” but she began performing nine decades ago at an age when most children would still be potty training. With a phenomenal singing voice as a … [Read more...]