Oct 292014
 
Día De Los Muertos Celebration To Open Thursday In Winslow

In partnership with the Winslow Arts Trust, Flagstaff Nuestras Raíces and the Winslow Chamber of Commerce, Snowdrift Art Space will present Winslow’s Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Celebration. The series of free programs will take place Thursday through Saturday, Oct. 30-Nov. 1, along Historic Route 66/Second Street in downtown Winslow (Please be Read More…






Oct 292014
 

An Arizona District 04 National Barrel Horse Association competition was held Oct. 25 in St. Johns. Results for Open Barrels follow. In 1-D competition, Linda Fagotti, riding Frenchie, won with a time of 16.554, earning $100; followed by Cari Zenkawich on Pistol in 16.939, earning $77; and Michele Stock on Cash in 17.031, earning $54. Read More…






Oct 242014
 

The college admissions process can be daunting for seniors making plans for their future. The goal of the Winslow High School College Application Campaign is that all WHS seniors complete at least one secondary education application. The steps taken to accomplish this goal will assist in building a college-going culture that benefits students, their families, Read More…






Oct 242014
 
Another $50,000 Is Added To Public Works Complex Budget

By Tammy Gray An additional $50,000 in contingency funds has been added to the budget for Navajo County’s $4.9 million public works complex currently under construction. The item was summarily approved by the board of supervisors as a consent agenda item Oct. 14. The approval authorizes the public works department to transfer $50,000 from the Read More…






Oct 242014
 
Wood Wins Barrel Racing Title At Senior National Finals Rodeo

By Tammy Gray “It was pretty awesome. It was very unexpected,” Pat Wood of Snowflake said of becoming a world champion in the Senior National Finals Rodeo for barrel racing. The finals were held in Las Vegas over the first weekend in October, and Wood did not think she had a chance of catching up Read More…






Oct 242014
 

Jesus Maria Maestas, 95, passed away peacefully on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, with his family by his side in Payson. Holy Rosary will be recited at 9:30 a.m. today (Oct. 24), with the celebration of Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Winslow. Visitation was planned from Read More…






Oct 242014
 

Shirley Ann Carragher, 84, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, in Gilbert. A graveside service will be held at 10 o’clock this morning (Oct. 24) at the Snowflake Cemetery. She was born on Sept. 13, 1930, in Hammond, Ind., to Arthur William Sinnett and Mary Carnahan Sinnett. Shirley was an extremely frugal and independent Read More…






Oct 242014
 

By Linda Kor During a meeting of the Navajo County Community College District Governing Board on Tuesday, Northland Pioneer College Vice President of Student and Learning Services Mark Vest updated the board regarding the College Bound and Finish Line scholarships. The College Bound Scholarship provides for tuition costs for qualifying students who wish to enroll Read More…






Oct 242014
 

By Linda Kor The Navajo County Community College District Governing Board addressed an item Tuesday placed on the agenda by board member Frank Lucero. The item in question was the current agreement that Northland Pioneer College has with the Jake Flake Emergency Services Institute of Northeast Arizona Training Center (NATC) located in Taylor. NATC is Read More…






Oct 242014
 

By Linda Kor Among the items discussed at the Oct. 21 meeting of the Navajo County Community College Governing Board was a presentation by Betsyann Wilson for the Northland Pioneer College Friends and Family, formerly known as the NPC Foundation. Wilson, who is program director of the organization, reported that NPC Friends and Family has Read More…