Team of Jordan and Yeh take Mesquite Challenge

The Mesquite Challenge Golf Tourney at Falcon Ridge Golf Course on Monday, June 16 turned out to be just that, a real challenge. Due to the windy weather and the difficult pin placements (as requested) for the final six holes, the format was three … [Read more...]

Self Defense Seminar by John Hughs next Tuesday

One in four women will be the target of an assault in her lifetime. If it happens to you, are you prepared to defend yourself?  Do you know what to do? Will you be a passive victim or a fighter?  Come to a free introductory workshop on self-defense a … [Read more...]

Rotary gives youth a chance to read

Members of the Rotary Club of Mesquite presented a $1,000 check to the Eureka Casino resort in support of its Mesquite Reads Community Initiative on Thursday, June 5, 2014. The goal of the Mesquite Reads program is that every child in our … [Read more...]

New President installed at Young Singles Branch

The Young Singles Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints received a new Presidency on June 15, 2014. The new President is James DeLaMare with his 1st Counselor, Alan Hepworth and his 2nd Counselor, Danny Decker. … [Read more...]

Parents Are People Too

There was a quite unassuming demeanor that floated around my mom.  But when you got her going she was a kick in the pants.  After my parents married they grew up together, fast. I may sound like a history teacher but it was after WWII, the big one, … [Read more...]

Beat The Heat Summer Bowling Update

6/11/14 - BEAT THE HEAT 1. I Got Nothing             9-3 2. Why                          7.5-4.5 3. Old Girls Rule            7-5 4. No Sweat                  6-6 5. Sun Shine                 5.5-6.5   HIGH GAME Ladies:  B … [Read more...]

Air Quality Advisory Issued For Dust on Monday afternoon through evening

Due to expected high winds, Clark County Department of Air Quality (DAQ) officials are advising residents and operators of local construction sites of the possibility of blowing dust on Monday afternoon through evening. At this time, unhealthy l … [Read more...]

The Promise

“The Promise” by Ann Weisgarber c.2013, 2014, Skyhorse Publishing $24.95 / $32.99 Canada 310 pages It was a vow you took very seriously. Friends forever, you said in school. Til death do you part, you uttered in front of an altar. Semper fi, … [Read more...]

Florkowski and Schaloske win National titles in North American One-Armed Golfers Association Tourney in Mesquite

Jesse Florkowski won the one-arm unassisted title and Klaus Schaloske the arm assisted  Thursday in the North American One-Armed Golfers Association (NAOAGA) National Championship in Mesquite, Nevada. Florkowski defeated Xander Dobreff in match p … [Read more...]

Obituary: Michael Williams

Michael Alan Williams, 74, of Mesquite, passed away Thursday, June 12, 2014. He was born April 18, 1940, in Carmi, Illinois to Mildred and Harold Williams. Michael was raised in Bismarck, North Dakota and moved to Las Vegas in 1961, where he … [Read more...]