Mar 262016
 

By Nolan Madden Holbrook citizens will have a host of new reasons (14, to be exact) to smile beginning next week, as Friday, April 1, will usher in the inaugural Happy Holbrook Month. The city’s community development director, Kathleen Smith, introduced the initiative to Mayor Bobby Tyler and the city council on Tuesday with a Read More…






Mar 262016
 
Joseph  City To Honor Founders

This photo of Mary Richards, Emma Hansen, Sophia McLaws and James Edward Shelley was taken in the late 1930s in Joseph City. Joseph City was a bustling community in the early years when Route 66 was the only road through town. This photo was taken looking west down Route 66 near where the old LDS Read More…






Mar 262016
 

By Greg Perkins Playing in Flagstaff on a blustery Tuesday afternoon, the Roadrunners of Holbrook tried to dig themselves out of a four-run hole through the first two innings, but came up two runs short, falling 11-9. The Eagles jumped out early with three first inning runs, then added a fourth in the second. Holbrook Read More…






Mar 262016
 

By Linda Kor After a lengthy discussion on a potential salary and wage increase for employees for the upcoming fiscal year, the Navajo County Community College District Governing Board made the decision that rather than provide a two percent increase in salary for Northland Pioneer College employees, a $550 lump sum stipend would be provided Read More…






Mar 262016
 

By Sam Conner The Winslow City Council briefly discussed the Renaissance 5 project Tuesday evening. City Manager Stephen Pauken said that using federal money costs the taxpayer more because of Arizona Department of Transportation charges, noting that he will have more to say about that later. Pauken also reported on city activities. He noted that Read More…






Mar 242016
 
Easter Services  Planned

Photo By Julie Wiessner “On a hill far away, stood an old rugged cross…” these and others come to mind when passing these crosses at Sun Valley Indian School. They are especially relevant as we celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ on Easter Sunday, March 27. Many Holbrook churches will offer special services in observance Read More…






Mar 242016
 

The annual First Step Salad Luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, at the Holbrook Stake Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Tickets are $7 per person. The event is sponsored by the LDS Stake Relief Society with the support of the interfaith community Read More…






Mar 242016
 
Dora Lenore Wade

Dora Lenore Gough Wade, 93, passed away at the home of her daughter, surrounded by her family, on Monday night, March 21, 2016. Her funeral will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 26, at the Snowflake Stake Center, and will be preceded by a viewing from 9 to 9:45 a.m. She was born Read More…