Telling a story

The art of storytelling is as old as language.  It is surmised that during the Stone Age that stories of the hunt were shared with the tribe.  Some of these stories are immortalized on cave walls.  What they are trying to tell us is a matter of In … [Read more...]

Tippi Hedren Talks “Marnie” at 50, and More

[slideshow_deploy id='1667'] Released in the summer of 1964, “Marnie” wasn’t a typical Alfred Hitchcock thriller. While a moderate success at the box office, the eponymous psychological mystery was panned by some critics at the time. “People did … [Read more...]

Trust and Wills

We have talked about Durable Medical Power of Attorney and Durable Financial Power of Attorney. Now we need to talk about Trusts and Wills. Which document is the best for you? You do need to protect your assets. Again I encourage you to research … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals – June 13, 2014

June Tip of the Month: June marks the beginning of summer here in the valley, and we have come up with a few tips for you and your pet. As our community grows, and the number of dogs increases, we hear more and more about barking dogs and … [Read more...]

Youth Fireside and Dance

The Mesquite, Nevada Stake Center was a gathering place for young people from the Virgin and Moapa Valleys on May 17th. The two groups consisting of young men and women from the ages of 12 years to 18 years of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day … [Read more...]

Water District Begins New Rate Process

The board of the Virgin Valley Water District (VVWD) heard a staff presentation on the district finances at their June 12 special board meeting.  According to district manager Kevin Brown, the need for new revenue is acute. “Our infrastructure is f … [Read more...]

The Man in the Moon in June

[slideshow_deploy id='1643'] From Rich Killian's patio Thursday night (June 12, 2014) the moon appeared amazing in Mesquite... Photo Rights belong to Rich Killian. … [Read more...]

Stake Conference Sunday

The Mesquite Nevada Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will hold it's Stake Conference Sunday, June 15th. The conference will be held in the LDS Stake Center located at 100 N. Arrowhead at 10 a.m. Visitors are welcomed. … [Read more...]

Prior restraint just a form of censorship

“Let her and Falsehood grapple; who ever knew Truth put to the worse in a free and open encounter?” ― John Milton, Areopagitica It is called prior restraint. But that doesn't seem to stop Nevada judges. This past Friday, the last day of earl … [Read more...]

This week in History June 8-14th

Virgin Valley Heritage Museum www.facebook.com/MesquiteNvMuseum This week in History June 8-14th 1866 –Lincoln County Created. Mesquite use to be a part of Lincoln County. 1925- First Silent Pictures shown in Mesquite on white plastered wall in Ho … [Read more...]