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 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...]

Lions Name Lion of the Year- Honor Scholarship Winner – Install New Board and Induct New Member

During the June Meeting of the Mesquite Lions, Bruce Allsop was named Lion of the Year.  Bruce has been a long time Lion and has been a member of the Mesquite Lions for 6 years. He has served in many capacities.  He has also been the “Lion Tamer” for … [Read more...]

No savings here

To the Editor: To Senator Reid, and those who voted for and support the Affordable Health Care Act. (AKA Obamacare). When does the affordable part kick in?  I just opened a letter telling me my insurance monthly premium is going up 32%. ($816.00 … [Read more...]