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Community Theatre Group To Stage “Annie Get Your Gun”  mvprogress

By GABRIELLE SHIOZAWA. Moapa Valley Progress. Logandale resident Keshia Phillipenas (right), who is playing the title role of Annie Oakley in the upcoming ...



Former MVHS Principal Selected As CCSD Region Superintendent  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. Grant Hanevold. Local schools will continue to have an strong and understanding advocate in the central ...



Wolverines win 4x800, Ratliff tops discus | Local Sports | elkodaily.com  Elko Daily Free Press

OVERTON — Competing at the same facility in consecutive weeks, the West Wendover track and field team had several athletes make the most of their returns ...



SAVE THE KIDS Comes To Local Schools  mvprogress

By ANNIE C. LEAVITT. Moapa Valley Progress. Save the Kids advocate Collin Kartchner poses with students at Mack Lyon Middle School on Wednesday after ...



A Spotlight On The 'Top Of The Class' For MVHS 2018  mvprogress

By CHARLENE PAUL. Moapa Valley Progress. The Moapa Valley High School will be honoring no less than seven valedictorians and two salutatorians during ...



Moapa Valley ousted from playoffs with 23-16 loss to Truckee  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Truckee returned an interception for a touchdown and had a punt return for another score in the third quarter en route to a 23-16 road win over Moapa Valley in ...



Cameron Named As 2018 MVHS Homecoming Grand Marshall  mvprogress

By CHARLENE PAUL. Moapa Valley Progress. Dr. Gary Cameron served as principal of MVHS from 1977 to 1993. This week is the Moapa Valley High School ...



Pomegranate Festival To Be Held This Weekend  mvprogress

By JENNA RHUDE. Moapa Valley Progress. The 2018 Pomegranate Art Festival will be held this weekend at the Clark County Fairgrounds in Logandale.



Colorful and Fruitful Festival  mvprogress

By CATHERINE ELLERTON. Moapa Valley Progress. The Moovin' & Groovin' Dance studio performs to a crowd of their adoring fans on Saturday at the ...



MV Mourns Loss Of Missionary  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON & GABRIELLE SHIOZAWA. Moapa Valley Progress. Moapa Valley residents gathered on Wednesday night at the Moapa home of the ...



MVHS Alumnus Gives Presentation On National Guard  mvprogress

By JENNA RHUDE. Moapa Valley Progress. MVHS alumnus and U.S. National Guard Staff Sergeant Charlie Belcher recently returned to his alma mater to give ...



Quick Care Brings Local Provider On Board  mvprogress

By JENNA RHUDE. Moapa Valley Progress. Rodney Briggs. Mesa View Quick Care in Logandale welcomes Rodney “RJ” Briggs as a Certified Physician ...



FUNERAL NOTICE: Josephine Robison Walsh  mvprogress

Josephine Robison Walsh passed away peacefully on May 1, 2019 in Hurricane, Utah. She was 103 years old. Josephine was born in Logandale, Nevada on ...



Moapa Valley Justice Court Meet The Candidates  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. The 2018 election will bring a dramatic change in the future of the Moapa Valley Justice Court. Long-time ...



New MV Teachers Recognized At Annual Breakfast  mvprogress

By JENNA RHUDE. Moapa Valley Progress. New Moapa Valley teachers gather for a photo during the annual Teacher's Breakfast sponsored by the Rotary ...



MVHS Seniors Recognized At Awards Night Ceremony  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. MVHS Student Council Executive Officers are recognized at the beginning of the Senior Awards night ...



Moses Named As Homecoming Parade Grand Marshall  mvprogress

By MAGGIE MCMURRAY. Moapa Valley Progress. Dr. Larry Moses. This year's Moapa Valley High School Homecoming Grand Marshall is a well known Moapa ...



MVHS Class of 2017 Recognized with Awards and Scholarships  mvprogress

By MAGGIE MCMURRAY. Moapa Valley Progress. MVHS Assistant Principal Pledger Solomon (far left) presents awards to school valedictorians Chase Kruse ...



Overton Health Center Gets New Massage Therapist  mvprogress

By CATHERINE ELLERTON. Moapa Valley Progress. Genie Lawrimore. The Sacred Space Wellness Center at 263 S. Moapa Valley Blvd., has welcomed a new ...



Two Former MVHS Athletes Inducted To Wall of Fame  mvprogress

By Dave Belcher. Moapa Valley Progress. MVHS Head Basketball coach Dallas Larsen (center) presents plaques to new wall of fame inductees Larry Shurtliff ...



LVMPD Officer With Local Ties Receives Commendation  mvprogress

By JENNA RHUDE. Moapa Valley Progress. Metro Officer Monty Fetherston received the LVMPD Medal of Valor last month at a special gala event. Officer Monty ...



Virgin Valley High gym completed  St. George Daily Spectrum

After being under construction for almost a year, a new gym at Virgin Valley High School is finally completed. A ribbon cutting and open house was held Jan 9th ...



OBITUARY: Bruce Perkins  mvprogress

Bruce Gentry Perkins, age 70, died Sunday, June 26, 2016 in Scottsdale, Arizona. He was born January 23, 1946 in Mesquite, Nevada to John Gentry and ...



MVHS Athletes Compete At Simplot Games  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. Moapa Valley High School athlete Summer Evans (left) gains on an opponent in the 400 meter race at the ...



Top Of The Class: MVHS Class of 2014 Valedictorians & Salutatorians  mvprogress

By MYRNA FOSTER. Moapa Valley Progress. Lynae Barlow. The Valedictorian candidates for the 2014 graduating class at Moapa Valley High School are ...



Local Contractor Aims To Keep Homebuilding Fun  mvprogress

By MIKE DONAHUE. Moapa Valley Progress. General contractors Jason and Kristy St. John are open for business as SO Construction, 280 N. Moapa Valley ...



Logandale Mesas Developer Listens To Community Concerns  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. Bob Gronauer, a representative of the Logandale Mesas developer, reviews features of a tentative plan for the ...



NHS Takes First In Division For Blood Drive Success  mvprogress

By GABRIELLE SHIOZAWA. Moapa Valley Progress. MVHS National Honor Society chapter president Emma Thompson (left) and Blood Drive Coordinator ...



Ute Perkins Principal Unexpectedly Steps Down  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. A significant and unexpected change took place at Ute Perkins Elementary school last week. On Thursday ...



SLC Marathon? Check!  mvprogress

By MIKE DONAHUE. Moapa Valley Progress. Four MVHS seniors successfully completed the Salt Lake City Marathon last month. Pictured l to r are Gavin ...



MV Mourns Local Teen Killed In Auto Accident  mvprogress

By Stephanie Bunker. Moapa Valley Progress. Logandale teen, Tristan Ables was killed in this auto rollover accident last week which took place along Airport ...



New Service Manager At Logandale Auto Shop  mvprogress

By MAGGIE MCMURRAY. Moapa Valley Progress. Mike Hemingway (left), owner and operator of Logandale Auto welcomes Kevin Manis (right) as the new ...



THIRTY YEARS OF THE PROGRESS…Ute V. Perkins Elementary Opens  mvprogress

This summer the PROGRESS is celebrating its 30th anniversary. The newspaper began operations in September of 1987 under the direction of its founder John ...



Local Cops Help Kids Have Happy Holidays  mvprogress

By MAGGIE MCMURRAY. Moapa Valley Progress. Local youngster Brandon Gentry gets some help in a holiday shopping trip with CCSD Police Officer Ray ...



A Spotlight On The Top Of The Class For MVHS 2017  mvprogress

By MAGGIE MCMURRAY. Moapa Valley Progress. Moapa Valley High School will be honoring two valedictorians and one salutatorian during its 2017 ...



Here are some of Southern Utah's best young musicians  St. George Daily Spectrum

Maestro Lucas Darger, Southwest Symphony music director and conductor, leads the Southwest Symphony Orchestra in a stunning event to showcase selected ...



The First Day Back!  mvprogress

By MAGGIE MCMURRAY. Moapa Valley Progress. Students, parents and teachers greet one another on the blacktop of Grant Bowler Elementary on the first day ...



Clark County Fair and Rodeo director grew up with event  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Denise Robison grew up in Clark County far from the lights of the Las Vegas Strip.



Schwartz Killed In Elko Hit-and-Run  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. Doug Schwartz. Many Moapa Valley residents were shocked and saddened last week to hear of the untimely ...



Back To School For Local Kids  mvprogress

Dreaded by some and highly anticipated by others, the first day of school brought Moapa Valley kids and teachers together on Monday, August 24. While many ...



Moapa Valley Shows Talent In MVPAC Annual Showcase  mvprogress

By MAGGIE MCMURRAY. Moapa Valley Progress. Annie Leavitt dances the “Coppelia Waltz” with her daughter Abby Leavitt, 10, at the annual MVPAC Talent ...



Moapa Valley holds on late to fight off Sunrise Mountain's strong upset bid  Las Vegas Sun

A defensive stand on a two-point conversion attempt late in the fourth quarter led Moapa Valley to a season-opening 13-12 victory over Sunrise Mountain in ...



MISSIONARIES (July 27, 2016)  mvprogress

The family of Jeremy M. Waite is excited that he has returned after serving two years for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Kentucky ...



NeverLand Comes To Overton  mvprogress

By CATHERINE ELLERTON. Moapa Valley Progress. The Missoula Childrens' Theatre production last weekend featured Anna Bush as Peter (right) and Victoria ...



Time-honored Tradition  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. MVHS senior Justin Paystrup passes a bucket down the slope as part of a bucket brigade in bringing ...



Perennial football power Moapa Valley not used to question marks  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Moapa Valley returns only senior center Cameron Larsen to the offense and just four starters to the defense. In all, 10 lettermen will be back from last season's ...



New Assistant Principal At Grant Bowler  mvprogress

By STEPHANIE BUNKER. Moapa Valley Progress. Chris Jenkins. The music finally seems to have stopped on the game of musical chairs in local school ...



MVHS Seniors Receive Awards & Scholarships  mvprogress

By MAGGIE MCMURRAY. Moapa Valley Progress. Pictured l to r Andrea Leavitt, Mckenzie Jorgensen, Mercedes Gale, Ryan Brandon, Carli Evans, and Riley ...



A LOOK BACK AT 2014: The News In Review…  mvprogress

Editor's Note: The past year has been a busy one for news events in the Moapa Valley communities. What follows is a brief recap of some of the major news ...



New Welcome Signs Coming To Nevada's Highways  KNPR

KNPR. KNPR's State of Nevada. New Welcome Signs Coming To Nevada's Highways. Tweet Share on Facebook Share on Google+ Email · 2014-08- ...



Pirate Speech & Debate Team Hosts Annual Tournament  mvprogress

By GABRIELLE SHIOZAWA. Moapa Valley Progress. Payne Morrow (center right) and Samuel Jolley (center left) wait onstage for their awards at the MVHS ...



Pirate Motion Team Performs In 2015 Dance Revue  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. The Pirate Motion Dance Team performs a Pom Dance during their 2015 Dance Revue program on Thursday ...



MVHS Holds Annual Senior Awards Night  mvprogress

By ANNALYN JAMES. Moapa Valley Progress. MVHS Student Council advisor Charlie Cooper (far left) recognizes the senior members of the school's ...



MV Sends Volunteers To Another 'Heart Camp'  mvprogress

Editor's Note: Each year, Camp Mend A Heart brings together youngsters ages 7-17 with heart conditions from all over the region for a weeklong experience that ...



EAGLE SCOUTS (March 15, 2017)  mvprogress

Justin Paystrup, age 17, has achieved the rank of Eagle Scout. His Court of Honor was held March 12, 2017. For his project, he reconstructed a campsite in the ...



Local Teachers Attend MV Rotary Back To School Breakfast  mvprogress

By MAGGIE MCMURRAY. Moapa Valley Progress. Local school administrators and teachers are treated to breakfast by the Moapa Valley Rotary Club on ...



Never Stop Reaching Toward Greater Heights  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. Marden Connelly, 75, practices pole vaulting at his own pit located in the backyard of his Overton home.



EAGLE SCOUTS (February 8, 2017)  mvprogress

Grant Harding, a member of Troop 32 of the Logandale 2nd Ward, has earned the rank of Eagle Scout. He is a sophomore at Moapa Valley High School where ...



MVHS Boys Soccer Handed A Tough Loss At Home  mvprogress

By Cristine Johnson. Moapa Valley Progress. Pirate soccer player Kevin Ta struggles with a SECTA opponent for possession of the ball in a game held ...



Lady Pirate Soccer Takes Loss To Mojave At Home  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. Lady Pirate Tylee Evans works the ball down the field against pressure from a Mojave opponent during last ...



Lady Pirate Soccer Wins At Home, Loses On The Road  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. Lady Pirate Linna Hernandez played tough defense during a home game played against Sunrise Mountain last ...



WEDDING: (December 3, 2014)  mvprogress

Brent and Irene Hauver of Overton, Nevada are happy to announce the marriage of their daughter, Madison Hauver, to Austin Schupple, son of William and ...



New MVHS Gym Opens With Grand Community Celebration  mvprogress

By WESLIE GRAHAM. Moapa Valley Progress. A ceremonial ribbon cutting was held to open the new MVHS Gymnasium on September 4. Pictured l to r former ...



Vote online for Welcome to Nevada' signs  KTNV Las Vegas

Vote for your favorite “Welcome to Nevada” highway signs online at through April 22. Voters will choose four winning designs, each of which will be the basis of ...



JAG Students Provide 'Buddy Benches' To Elementary Schools  mvprogress

By STEPHANIE BUNKER. Moapa Valley Progress. MVHS JAG Club presents Buddy Benches to Grant Bowler Elementary School last Thursday. The students ...



Pirate Boys Lose To Tough Opponents  mvprogress

By Dave Belcher. Moapa Valley Progress. MVHS Senior Jackson Mortensen tries to take the ball to the basket with heavy pressure from Desert Pines opponent.



A Week Of Fun Planned For MVHS Homecoming  mvprogress

By STEPHANIE BUNKER. Moapa Valley Progress. Homecoming week! It is a time for the alumni of Moapa Valley High School to come home and feel the Pirate ...



Local Music Student Performs IN SUU Ensemble  mvprogress

By MAGGIE MCMURRAY. Moapa Valley Progress. SUU Wind Symphony Director Dr. Adam Lambert (left) and MVHS student Zach Anderson pose together for a ...



MVHS Class Of 2014 Attends Baccalaureate Services  mvprogress

By MYRNA FOSTER. Moapa Valley Progress. Dressed in their best: MVHS Seniors Ansley Cox, Jason Zerkle, Lauren Bessey, Holly Rust, Linna Hernandez, ...



Distance Runners Face Challenge Of Valley Of Fire Race  mvprogress

By CATHERINE ELLERTON. Moapa Valley Progress. The runners begin their race through the scenic landscape at the Valley of Fire Half Marathon held on ...



MV Judge Swears In New Attorney, His Son  mvprogress

Moapa Valley Progress. Kyle Scott Waite (left) takes the attorney's oath administered by his father Judge Lanny Waite at the Moapa Valley Justice Court.



Local Kids Go On To Change The World: Living The Dream Of Flight  mvprogress

By MAGGIE MCMURRAY. Moapa Valley Progress. MVHS alumni Danny Deakins has recently realized his life-long dream of becoming an Air Force helicopter ...



'Shazam' strikes at Cheyenne Frontier Days | News | elkodaily.com  Elko Daily Free Press

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Former Nevada high school rodeo standout Matt “Shazam” Shiozawa blazed through his runs in the tie-down roping at the Cheyenne ...



Entrepreneur With Local Ties Wins Business Awards  mvprogress

By VERNON ROBISON. Moapa Valley Progress. MVHS Alumnus Hayden Bryant has recently won awards for his business H.M. Cole. A 2007 graduate of ...



YF&R Preparing For Annual Big Buck Contest  mvprogress

The Clark County Young Farmers & Ranchers (YF&R) organization are bringing hunters together once again to have a little friendly competition.



All In The Line Of Duty  mvprogress

By WESLIE STRATTON. Moapa Valley Progress. Law enforcement in the family - Utah Highway Patrol trooper Jeff Jones (center) was. Law enforcement in the ...



NDOT: I-15 flood repairs will take weeks  Las Vegas Review-Journal

It will be several weeks before the portion of Interstate 15 north of Las Vegas that was devastated by floods is back up and running at full speed, Nevada ...



Friends, family pay homage to fallen Mormon missionaries  Deseret News

McKay Burrows spent four Saturdays constructing a 10-foot-tall retaining wall for a church campsite in the American Fork Canyon area. Friends told him he had ...



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