A major marijuana-growing operation hidden on Bureau of Land Management property in the Warm Springs area of Moapa was eradicated last week by a task force of federal, state and local law enforcement officers.
A free community concert by the United States Air Force Band of the Golden West Concert Band is scheduled to be held at the Moapa Valley High School on Monday, April 18 at 7:00 PM. This performance is sponsored by the Moapa Valley Performing Arts Council.
Mack Lyon Middle School will be hosting a Scholastic Book Fair in the school’s library this week: April 11-15. Students will be visiting the book fair during school hours with their reading classes. But the Book Fair will also be open for families and friends on Wednesday, April 13 from 2:15 until 4:30 p.m., and on Thursday, April 14 from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m.
The Casablanca Resort Event Center in Mesquite will be hosting its 3rd Annual Spring Bazaar, on April 16 from 10 am-4 pm. Admission is only $1 plus a canned good which will benefit the Salvation Army Food Bank.
Exhibitors, family members, buyers and bystanders trudged through wind, rain, thunder, hail and even snow on Saturday to attend the Clark County Junior Livestock Association (CCJLA) annual auction at the Clark County Fair. And despite economic conditions which have proven just as glum as the weather that day, all of the animals found buyers.
The Agriculture/Small Animal pavilion at this year’s Clark County Fair and Rodeo was filled with educational, entertaining and enlightening exhibits and activities designed for the whole family.
No one asked me but… We are half way through the 2011 Legislative session. At this point, there has been no serious business conducted. Don’t panic; that is the way it is every year. Nothing really matters until the budget fight begins.
Who helped us? I mean with the Democracy and the Capitalism and the free enterprise and all. Who came and held our forefather’s hands and taught them how to set up a society that is both envied and copied all over the world? Who?
The $24 annual property tax assessment local residents are charged via the Moapa Valley TV Maintenance District (MVTVD) has been approved by the district’s board of directors for fiscal year 2011-2012 although one member voted against the continuance.
Joe and Denice Cooper with Sean and Tammy Barrett are pleased to announce the marriage of their children, Malissa Audree to Matthew Dayton Barrett, on Saturday, April 16, 2011 at the Old Overton Gym.