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Mesquite ISD teams face tough tests this week
With just four weeks left in the regular season, it is officially the stretch run as area football teams make their push for the playoffs.All five Mesquite ISD teams are still in the running, with some facing tough challenges this week in games that will have a big impact on their ultimate fate.One
Tyler Lee ready for homecoming tilt against Mesquite
Robert E. Lee High School players (3) Kedric Walker, (8) Te'Vion Massey and (53) Teon Dunkley take down Rockwall-Heath High School's quarterback Taven Paxton at Christus Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium in Tyler on Friday Sept. 28, 2018. (Sarah A. Miller/Tyler Morning Telegraph)Sarah A. Miller
Two residents arrested in Mesquite on meth charges
Geraldo Galvez, 36, and Dannielle Ontiveros, 33, of Mesquite were both arrested and charged with multiple felony counts on Tuesday.
Laxalt to visit Mesquite
Nevada gubernatorial candidate Republican Adam Laxalt will be in Mesquite on Friday, Oct. 19 to help celebrate the opening of the Mesquite Republican Women’s GOP campaign office. The event is open to the public and will start at 4 p.m. at the office located at 61 N. Sandhill Blvd.After the opening,
Mesquite Rotary president talks about working where family matters
Les Clark is the manager for Mesquite’s Blue Bell Creameries distribution center and now serves as the new president of the Mesquite Rotary Club. Clark began his career in Mesquite in 1984, left for a time to work for Blue Bell’s Lewisville office and returned to Mesquite in late 2013. He and his fa
Mesquite Art Festival
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New Pastor Appointed at Mesquite Church
While in retirement for the last 8 years, he has ministered as a Hospice Chaplain in Moapa Valley, Mesquite, and the Arizona Strip.
2018 general election 411 for Mesquite voters
Running for state representative seat for District 107 against incumbent Victoria Neave (D) is Deanna Maria Metzger (R), and for the District 113 seat are Jonathan Boos (R) and Rhetta Andrews Bowers (D), while Keith Bell (R), Eston Williams (D), and D. Allen Miller (Lib) vie for the District 4 seat.
Mesquite pastors to honor police at Friday luncheon
Mesquite Police Officers and their spouses will be honored at a Mesquite Ministerial Alliance luncheon on Oct. 19 and presented Thin Blue Line Shields of Strength scripture-inscribed dog tags by US (Ret.) Army Col. David Dodd representing Point 27, an Atlanta, Georgia-based global nonprofit.“We are
11-6A Football : Mesquite moves into upper tier of standings
Mesquite reinvigorated its playoff hopes on Friday with a 42-22 victory over North Mesquite in the 49thinstallment of their rivalry.The Skeeters (4-2) improve to 2-1 in 11-6A and move into a tie for second place with Rockwall (4-2, 2-1), who took care of business against Rockwall-Heath in a 47-7 rou
Highway collision near Mesquite leaves 2 with severe injuries
A high-speed collision on southbound I-15 near Mesquite, Nev., resulted in two men from California being taken to hospitals in Utah and Nevada with serious injuries, Mohave County, Arizona, Oct. 16, 2018 | Photo courtesy of the Arizona Department of Public Safety, St. George News
North Mesquite boys take third at 11-6A cross country meet
The 11-6A cross country meet is one of the toughest in the region, but the North Mesquite boys did find a way to represent the school district at the next level as they finished third at the district competition on Saturday at the University of Texas at Tyler.Horn and Mesquite each had girls qualify
Fairways and Basepaths : Picturesque Naco course has rich past , bright future
The Turquoise Valley Golf Course, situated a half-mile from the border with Mexico, has a history dating back to 1936, when the federal government sponsored back-to-work programs.The local Newell family donated the land, and federal funds were provided for the nine-hole construction project and for
Stolen Dog returned to Mesquite Family
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Mesquite celebrates 1,000 homes in 14 years
The 14thannual Addressing Mesquite Day was held on Oct. 6 and surpassed last year’s number in volunteers and homes assisted.Addressing Mesquite Day is hosted by the Mesquite Ministerial Alliance and city of Mesquite annually. It is a one-day event that focuses on home repairs needed by senior citize
Police chase from Mesquite ends in Old East Dallas after suspects crash stolen vehicle
One person was arrested Wednesday night after a police chase in a stolen vehicle ended in Old East Dallas, Mesquite police say. Luke Fredrick and an accomplice are accused of robbing a man and woman and taking their vehicle from an apartment complex in the 2800 block of Franklin Drive in Mesquite.
Remembering family dinners
Although Max and I cook dinner most nights, occasionally in the middle of the week, I need to get out of the house, and I don’t need to spend an hour in the kitchen. Thursday night was one of those nights.We went to Colton’s, because I wanted a glass of wine with dinner, and Colton’s wine list – yes
Mesquite to begin redistricting process for electing City Council members
The Mesquite City Council has begun the process of transitioning the system for electing the City's six Council members to a single member district system. The City Council will seek public comment and input during the process to create the new council districts. For more information on the process
Equinox Gold raises $ 75m for Mesquite acquisition
Ross Beaty, Equinox Gold’s chairperson and largest shareholder, invested $10-million in the Private Placements to purchase an additional 13 684 211 common shares upon conversion of the subscription receipts.
JT Lions take on West Mesquite for the first time
Wylie East wide receiver Gunner Stone (2) is tackled by John Tyler defensive back Dyvione Patterson (14) during a high school football game at Christus Trinity Mother Frances Rose Stadium in Tyler, Texas, on Friday, Oct. 5, 2018. (Chelsea Purgahn/Tyler Morning Telegraph)