Crostini With Fennel Sausage

Crostini With Fennel Sausage Source: Serves 8 INGREDIENTS: ½ lb. Italian sausage (hot, mild or sweet), casings removed 5 oz. grated fontina or crumbled robiola or taleggio cheese 1 tsp. fennel seeds coarsely ground 2 Tbs. … [Read more...]

Parking Etiquette

Attention all drivers, hopefully most of you have a valid driver’s license … because let’s face it; many people on the roads today actually do not know how to drive or park their vehicles. Not only do they need some serious practice, many drivers just … [Read more...]

The Optimist in Me

There are two sides of a coin, we all know that.  There are two sides of a story, we all know that too.  Then there are two ways to look at things.  The optimistic way and the pessimistic way. I am an eternal optimist, leaving the hand wringing, me oh … [Read more...]

NDOT Fast Tracks I-15 Mesquite Repairs

The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) is making fast-track progress on repairs to Interstate-15, south of Mesquite, which was impacted by a September 26 flash-flood that saw the Muddy River swell 12 feet in 90 minutes, washing away the … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite Sept. 28 – Oct. 4, 2014

Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for Sept. 28 – Oct. 4, 2014. Sept. 28: Welfare Check: Officer responded to a Valley View Circle residence to conduct welfare check on an infant. Off … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Rescue Weekly Call Statistics Sept. 29 – Oct. 5, 2014

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 9/29/2014 through 10/5/2014: Total Calls For Service: 33* 911 Transports: 15 Non Transports: 10 Inter-facility Transports: 6 Fire Related Incidents: 2 FIRE … [Read more...]

Bowling Leagues still holding strong

10/6/14 - GAMBLERS 4 ACES 1. Brookyns Count 2 10-6 2. Three Aces 10-6 3. Aleins 9-7 4. Tweety N Da Guys 9-7 5. High Five 8-8 6. 1 Queen 2 Jokers 8-8 7. Tricky Trio 5-11 8. Three of a Kind 5-11 HIGH Game Ladies: Bessie Roberts 181 Men: … [Read more...]

Registration open for Poetry Out Loud’s 10th anniversary competition

The 2014-2015 school year marks the 10th anniversary of the Poetry Out Loud program. Since 2005, more than 16,000 students throughout Nevada have powered up poetry by memorizing and reciting the words of classic and contemporary poets. Students can … [Read more...]

Locals leave for missions abroad

Brother Larry Morris and Sister MaryLynn Morris are serving an 18 month mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They are serving a Temple Mission in the Johannesburg South Africa Mission. Elder Dillon Graves will serve a … [Read more...]

Space available in Homecoming Parade next week

Homecoming week for Virgin Valley High School will be the week of October 13.  There are many games that will happen throughout the week.  The game schedules can be accessed at The school would also like to invite the co … [Read more...]