Advice for Seniors During Medicare Open Enrollment

Seniors who would like to review and possibly change their Medicare health and prescription drug coverage for 2015 can now do so until Dec. 7, 2014 when the Medicare Open Enrollment period closes.   Medicare coverage options and costs change an … [Read more...]

Gublers return from West Indies

Michael and Jolynn Gubler returned to Mesquite after serving a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They served a Member and Leader Service Mission in the West Indies for 18 months. Sister and Elder Gubler served in Tr … [Read more...]

Early Voting Today and Tomorrow

While early voting in Clark County began on October 18, Mesquite's local early voting will only be available at the Deuce 2 Building at 150 N Yucca Street on Tuesday, October 28 and Wednesday, October 29 from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. both days. Voters are … [Read more...]

Paongo leads Bulldogs over Eagles 27-21

It doesn’t happen often, but there are times when a win is also a loss as the Virgin Valley High School found out Friday night in Boulder City. The Bulldogs behind running back Junior Paongo and quarterback Tony Urias, who had their hands in all four … [Read more...]

‘Zumbathon’ beat rocks recreation center Gym

Zumba dancers of all ages danced for charity Thursday evening at the Mesquite Sports and Leisure Department’s annual Zumbathon. Titled ‘Dance for the Cure’, dancers danced the evening away to a rhythmic Latin beat. The event raised money for the Mesqu … [Read more...]

Bowling League Updates for Oct. 27, 2014

10/16/14 - PRIME TIMERS 1. Should ”A” Been 7-1 2. Bummers 5-3 3. 2 Plus 1 4.5-3.5 4. Team #3 3-5 4. Team #5 2.5-5.5 6. I Was Robbed 2-6 HIGH GAME Ladies: Pat Guckenburg 171 Men: Gene Rammage 182 HIGH SERIES Ladies: Pat Guckenburg 479 … [Read more...]

Josue de Santiago Opens the Mystery Door

Only students who have faithfully attended school every, single day during the month are able to have their names put in for the Mystery Door drawing.  Once selected, the student has the task of deciding whether to take what is in a plain, white … [Read more...]

The Truth about Road Scholars

I am writing regarding an article written by Debra Beatty on October 17, 2014 in the Mesquite Local News ( While we appreciate the coverage, I would like to clarify some of the information … [Read more...]

Firefighter Apps available online through Nov. 26

Hopefuls Must Pass Written Exams Before Submitting Applications Starting today, firefighter recruitment candidates who successfully pass written exams can submit job applications online with the fire departments of their choice participating in a … [Read more...]

NAPA Auto Parts Plans Grand Opening

NAPA Auto Parts has returned to the Virgin Valley. NAPA Mesquite, independently owned and operated by Bob and LaWana Kesler, plan to hold a grand opening event on Saturday, November 1. The festivities begin at 11 a.m. There will be food, b … [Read more...]