Ely: Mining, Murals, and Trains, Oh My

Sometimes you just need a break from the hectic retired life. How about a road trip? Vegas? Hawaii? Been there, done that. Since Deb and I like to sample remote destinations, Ely, Nevada, is the place to be. And it fulfills our main requirement by … [Read more...]

VVHS Alum graduates from Air Force

AB Abagail Anderson,19, of Mesquite graduated from United States Air Force boot camp on June 4, 2014. She successfully completed 8 weeks of intensive basic training at Lackland AFB as one of 100's of recruits in Training Squadron 323. AB … [Read more...]

First-ever sterilized tortoises need good homes

Regional veterinarians learning new techniques to limit backyard breeding — new custodians needed A desert tortoise sterilization clinic is being held in Las Vegas onAugust 27 and 28, 2014. This first-ever clinic is intended to help curtail the … [Read more...]

Bank robbery pursuit ends with arrest

On Thursday, July 31st, The Mesquite Police Department received a request for assistance from Utah and Arizona Officers, who were involved a vehicle pursuit traveling south on Interstate 15. The information received was the vehicle being pursued was … [Read more...]

Men’s Summer Softball League Week 6

STANDINGS WEEK #6 – Men’s League 1.Primex Plastics 10-0 2.CasaBlanca Hotel/Casino 7-3 3.GES/McDonald’s 4-7 4.Barry’s Music 4-7 5.Zacatecas 0-10 Scores of August 6 Games Primex Plastics 9, Barry’s Music 8 Primex Plastics 7, CasaBlanca … [Read more...]

Senior Center Events August 2014

Below is information received from the Mesquite Senior Center. All info is believed to be accurate at time of publishing. SHOPPING AT GALLERIA MALL AUGUST 13 Departure: 8 a.m. Return: 5 p.m. Cost: $15.00 … [Read more...]

MCSO Blotter Aug. 8, 2014

SEARCH WARRANT – LITTLEFIELD Mohave County Sheriff’s involved in a joint investigation with Bureau of Land Management officers conducted a search warrant on a residence in the 3700 block of Rio Virgin Road on Wednesday (8/6) morning.  Deputies … [Read more...]

Middle school registrations begin Tuesday

Hughes Middle School has set the dates for registration.  Parents and students will need to complete the required forms, receive a class schedule, get a locker assignment, pay school fees and update immunization records.  There will be three chances … [Read more...]

Family Members Escape Interstate Crash That Destroys SUV

At approximately 7 p.m. Wednesday evening, Aug. 6, 2014, a father and his two sons escaped serious injury when their SUV struck a guardrail as they approached Exit 122 on Northbound Interstate 15. Despite the significant damage to their Jeep … [Read more...]

Election campaign mail

Soon it will be time to get ready for that flood of election campaign mail.  Most of us would just rather throw it all in the trashcan and be done with it.  However, if you are for one side or the other this can be a valuable way to make that choice … [Read more...]