Mar 272015
 

By Greg Perkins The Lady Lobos placed third in their pool as well as third overall at the 20-team, 11th annual Gracie Haught Softball Tournament held in Payson last weekend. Snowflake earned pool play wins over Sunnyslope 12-5 and a solid Camp Verde team 6-5. The Lobos’ only pool play loss was a 7-5 decision to Read More…






Mar 272015
 

By Greg Perkins The Holbrook Roadrunners shut out visiting Chinle Tuesday afternoon, 8-0, pushing their season mark to 8-4. The Roadrunners were consistent through the first three frames, scoring single runs in each to build a 3-0 lead. They increased that margin to five with a pair of runs in the fourth, then closed out Read More…






Mar 272015
 

By Sam Conner The Winslow High School Lady Bulldog softball team won its first four games of the Payson Invitational Tournament before losing the last two. The results left the Lady Bulldogs with a record of 14-5 for the season. Winslow defeated Safford 4-3 in the first game, then topped Fountain Hills 12-11 in a Read More…






Mar 272015
 
Flora Bonds

Flora Bonds, surrounded by her family, was called home to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 19, 2015. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 28, at First Baptist Church, 411 N. Warren Ave. in Winslow, with Reverend Steven Garnett officiating. Interment will be at Desert View Cemetery in Winslow. Read More…






Mar 272015
 

By Greg Perkins The Lady Wildcats split the two games they played last week, dropping a close one to Mogollon 12-10 on Tuesday, then bouncing back to defeat St. Johns 22-8 on Thursday. The Joseph City squad then played in the 11th annual Gracie Haught Tournament in Payson last weekend.  With the majority of the Read More…






Mar 272015
 

By Tammy Gray A charity organization’s plans to lease property at the Holbrook Municipal Airport will not affect operations or the city’s master plan for the airport. The Holbrook City Council held the first reading Tuesday night of an ordinance that would allow the lease. City Manager Ray Alley explained that the land the group Read More…






Mar 272015
 

By Sam Conner The Winslow City Council met Tuesday in a special session for an update from Navajo County officials on the Winslow levee and other issues. County Supervisor Jesse Thompson introduced Assistant County Manager Homero Vela and Brian Kenny of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Vela did most of the reporting on the Read More…






Mar 272015
 

By Tammy Gray The Navajo County Board of Supervisors approved an ordinance Tuesday that expands the limitations on locations of medical marijuana cultivation facilities to include rural areas. Supervisor Jesse Thompson cast the lone vote against the change. Zoning Director Trent Larson explained that changes to the ordinance were initiated by former supervisor David Tenney Read More…






Mar 272015
 

By Tammy Gray A $66.2 million plan to rehabilitate the Winslow Levee received formal approval from the Navajo County Board of Supervisors Tuesday. “Under this plan we will not rehabilitate the last two miles of the levee,” Assistant County Manager Homero Vela noted. The plan was selected both for its benefit-to-cost ratio and because it Read More…






Mar 272015
 

The Friends of the Shelter will host an adoption event from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 28, at Tractor Supply in Holbrook. Come see the animals available for adoption from Holbrook Animal Control and meet your new best friend!