New Leadership installed

The Mesquite 4th Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has a new Bishopric. They were called to serve June 1, 2014 in the Mesquite, NV Stake. Brian Wursten is serving as the Bishop with Chris Garner and Mike Morgan as counselors. … [Read more...]

MCSO Blotter August 26, 2014

WARRANT ARREST – LITTLEFIELD (ARIZONA STRIP)                                                       Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Scott Alan Cabrera, 32, of Beaver Dam, Friday(8/22) evening on a failure to appear felony warrant issued by M … [Read more...]

“Starry Nights” Winners Announced

Though the town has lacked energy during the August heat, The Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery  buzzed with activity on Thursday as the winners of the themed exhibition, “Starry Night” was presented to an animated crowd at the Gallery’s monthly receptio … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Preschool Rocks!

The Eagles' nest at Beaver Dam Elementary School includes a very special group of nestlings, the cherished preschool eaglets.  Thirty little ones have landed in nests tucked into the hallways of the school.  The first day was Monday, August 18.  Amid … [Read more...]

Another Eagle Enters the Nest

Taylen David Lee, a member of the Mesquite 3rd Ward Troop 488, was presented the highest rank in the Boy Scouts of America, The Eagle Scout Award. Only 2% of Boy Scouts earn their Eagle, so it is indeed a great accomplishment. The Eagle Court of … [Read more...]

School starts, zone speeds in effect, patrols increased

All Mesquite area schools will be back in session today. The Mesquite Police Department would like to remind motorists and pedestrians of the city’s school zone locations and hours in which the reduced speeds will be enforced. All school zones within … [Read more...]

Support Mesquite’s CERT team

Senior citizens who sign up for the CERT classes are receiving an rewarding activity that is enjoyable, one that contributes to personal growth, offers the opportunity to learn new skills and allows them to make new friends at the same time. The … [Read more...]

Cub Scout Highest Awards Given

A Pack Meeting held August 14, 2014 was a very special event. Two Webelos, Jaeger Lee and Brody Bingham, received their Arrow of Light. Kelton Chamberlain, the Valley’s traditional presenter of the award, came dressed in a full feathered, head d … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals Aug. 22, 2014

NATIONAL DOG DAY- Awareness of Homeless Animals Annually celebrated on August 26, it is National Dog Day.  This day encourages dog ownership of all breeds, mixed and pure, and embraces the opportunity for all dogs to live a happy, safe and “ … [Read more...]

WCFA Pets Needing People Aug. 22, 2014

 We Care for Animals' (WCFA) featured pets are Andy, Katie and Sara. These cute kittens are about 11 weeks old and have had their first vaccines.  Andy is black with white trim and his sisters are beautiful calicos.  Sara has some gray on her face wh … [Read more...]