Heavy holiday traffic expected on I-15 through Virgin River Gorge

As the Independence Day holiday weekend nears, the Arizona Department of Transportation is reminding motorists traveling on Interstate 15 through the Virgin River Gorge corridor in Arizona, that construction on a series of bridge projects is … [Read more...]

Rec Center special hours Friday; summer hours posted

The City of Mesquite Athletics & Leisure Services Department would like to inform the community of our holiday hours schedule for the upcoming holiday that will affect The Mesquite Recreation Center and The Mesquite Community/Senior Center hours … [Read more...]

Summer Bowling League Update June 30, 2014

6/23/14 - ADULT / YOUTH 1. Rock Stars 17-4 2. Lots “O” Luck 17-4 3. Chicago’s Best 16-5 4. Strikers 15-6 5. Two Pin Heads 10-11 6. On the Ball 9-12 7. Team #6 9-12 8. Aliens 8-13 9. The Knights 7-14 10. Ballerzzzz 7-0* 11. Grammie & Sam … [Read more...]

Crash leads to power outage on NE side of Mesquite

At the time of this post, crews were on scene at the corner of Kitty Hawk and Marilyn Parkway cleaning up wreckage that caused a few hundred power outages for those residing behind the Eureka Hotel & Casino along Mesa Boulevard, Kitty Hawk Drive … [Read more...]

LDS Church News

Semi-Annual Conference a success The Mesquite Nevada Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints recently held its semi-annual conference at the Stake Center on North Arrowhead Lane June 15. The stake consists of all members of the … [Read more...]

Fireworks prohibited on public lands

While fireworks are available in Nye County and safe and sane fireworks go on sale in Clark County June 28, fire restrictions remain in place in Southern Nevada. Possession and use of all fireworks (including safe and sane) is prohibited on Bureau … [Read more...]

Desert Dames treated to personal show

The Desert Dames were thoroughly entertained by the Releve Dancers. The Luncheon was held at the Oasis Grill on June 25. These darling dancers have marched in the Veterans and the Mesquite Days Parade, danced in the Casablanca Variety Show, tapped … [Read more...]

The Lesson Congress Should Learn from the VA Scandal

Like other federal scandals before it, the mess involving VA hospitals has followed a well-trod path. First comes the revelation of misdoing. Then comes the reaction: a shocked public, an administration on the defensive, grandstanding members of … [Read more...]

Shakespeare in the Pavillion and Shakespeare Workshops

The Virgin Valley Theater Group will be hosting a month long workshop on Shakespeare and Shakespearean acting. At the end of the workshops there will be two weekends of short performances in The Pavilion located by the art classroom August 22nd, … [Read more...]

MLCC to continue summer fun

The Mesquite Lutheran Child Care Center is continuing their Summer Fun themes with the following for the month of July: Week 1: Red, White and Blue Theme ~ Flags, Painting, Art and Watercolor Pictures. Week 2: Reptiles & Bugs Theme ~ … [Read more...]