Nov 232015
 
No Funding Is Available For  Tribal County School Routes

  Photo courtesy of The Tomhave Group The Tomhave Group, which lobbies on behalf of Navajo County’s rural and tribal communities, estimates that students on the Navajo Nation spend up to five hours a day on school buses and miss, on average, 12 days of school per year simply because their roads are not navigable. Read More…






Nov 232015
 

Kelly Hill, a fifth grader at Hulet Elementary School in Holbrook, and daughter of Jeff Hill and Amber Hill, both of Holbrook, competed in the statewide Elks Soccer Shootout held Nov. 15 at the Tempe BPOE Lodge, earning second place in her age division.






Nov 232015
 

Photo by Linda Kor Peggy Redmon (left) of Holbrook Unified School District Student Services dressed the part to talk to kids at Hulet Elementary School, including Kiera Brown (center) and Ava Mondragon (right), about the upcoming Turkey Trot scheduled at 2:15 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the school. The entire family is welcome to Read More…






Nov 202015
 
Allan Bruce Smith

  Allan Bruce Smith, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at his home in Bluewater, N.M. Services will be held on Nov. 21, at the Mount Taylor Ward Building of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, with the viewing at 10 a.m. followed by services Read More…






Nov 202015
 
Emma Malone

Emma Francine Thompson Malone went home to be with our Lord, Jesus Christ on Sunday, Nov. 15, 2015, in Taylor. Services will be held at a future date. She was born July 5, 1928, in Portland, Ore. Her parents were Charles and Sarah Thompson. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Frank Read More…






Nov 202015
 
Max John Gardner

Max John Gardner passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2011. He was born May 20, 1944, to John and Kathelene Gardner in Snowflake, the third of nine children. The family lived and worked on a farm in Woodruff. From a young age, Max worked on the farm, and his love and natural ability to garden Read More…






Nov 202015
 

  By Linda Kor Less than a year after the Roman Catholic Diocese of Gallup, N.M., released the names of 31 priests church officials admit had sexually abused their parishioners, there is now a possibility that some of those victims may not receive the financial compensation owed to them. The controversy surrounds the abuse committed Read More…






Nov 202015
 

  By Greg Perkins The 11-1 Snowflake Lobos are the only area team remaining in the state football playoffs. They will meet eighth seeded Northwest Christian (10-2) at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 21, at Arcadia High School in the semifinal round of the Division IV state tournament. The fifth seeded Lobos earned their sort Read More…






Nov 202015
 
HHS Wrestlers Will Open  Season Tuesday In Prescott

  By Greg Perkins The Holbrook wrestlers will open the season on Tuesday, Nov. 24, with a trip to Prescott for their first multiple meet of the season. Teams joining Holbrook there will be Prescott, Liberty and Thunderbird, all of which, according to Coach John Bokker, are highly ranked Division II teams. Roadrunner wrestlers this Read More…






Nov 202015
 

  The Friends of the Holbrook Animal Shelter are selling calendars for $20 each or $23 with shipping. Calendars can be picked up at Animal Control, located at 105 Airport Road, or requested by emailing friendsoftheholbrookshelter@gmail.com, or writing Friends of the Holbrook Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 962, Holbrook, Ariz. 86025. Calendars will also be sold Read More…