The Mesquite Off-road Weekend attracted thousands of people to Mesquite last weekend for a 3 day event hosted by the Eureka Resort. For the second year the Eureka transformed the clay hills just behind the casino
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About 50 local residents gathered on Thursday evening at the Old Logandale School to hear a presentation about the adoption of the Common Core Standards in Nevada’s education system.
Republican Assemblyman Cresent Hardy admits that he has a real challenge ahead of him in this year election cycle. Last week Hardy officially launched his campaign to run for the U.S. Congress.
The Valley of Fire Stage Race will be held this weekend in Moapa Valley. The event is expected to bring over 500 cyclists to the community.
The weekend’s event will begin on Friday with cyclists participating in a timed trial.
The theme for this year’s Fine Arts Exhibit at the Clark County Fair is “American-made”. Fair Fine Arts Director Robin Maughan says that she hopes this theme will help involve everyone in the county and bring everyone together.
Moapa Valley residents gathered at the Overton Community Center on Wednesday to meet one of the candidates in the upcoming election for Sheriff. Supporters of Sheriff candidate Larry Burns held a meet and greet to allow local voters to meet the candidate and find out more about him.
Roo’s n More Zoo has been going through challenges to stay open due to a code violation for septic system that will cost them and estimated $250,000 to install, according to Zoo owner Jay Holt.
It has taken nearly a decade to catch on. But it seems that the ambitious community vision of one little-old-lady from Overton may finally be approaching its full fruition this year.
Those who had the chance, several years ago, to associate with Ms. Virginia Powers will certainly remember her well.
No one asked me but… We have been in Texas for the last two weeks. We are back in town now, after a pleasant visit with our Texas kin.
My brother-in-law Bill is a farrier and an equestrian who has competed on the international level. He hitched up his competition team and took me for a ride through the backcountry of Texas.
Did you know the Veteran’s Hospital in Vegas does not provide personal care items to patients? I was unaware too until this past weekend. So I will provide the transportation and will deliver to the new hospital if you are willing to donate items such as: