AzJournal

Mar 312016
 

Richard Thomas, 73, entered into rest on Saturday, March 26, 2016, in Phoenix. Funeral services were held March 31 at the Winslow Funeral Home. Interment followed at Indian Wells Community Cemetery. He was born July 9, 1942, in Indian Wells. Richard loved his grandchildren, playing cards, going to the casino and watching boxing. Survivors include Read More…






Mar 312016
 
Medical Marijuana Grow Center  Expansion Is Rejected By County

Photos courtesy of Kompo Care Kompo Care officials say they applied for less space capacity than is needed to cultivate their medicinal plants when requesting approval to construct their current 6,000-square foot facility. By Nolan Madden A formal request by principals of Snowflake medical marijuana dispensary Kompo Care to expand their current 6,000-square foot offsite Read More…






Mar 302016
 

By Greg Perkins Playing just one game since last Tuesday, the Holbrook Roadrunners made the most of that appearance, shutting out St. Johns 16-0 on Saturday behind a no-hit pitching performance from Jalen Nez. Nez worked the hill for five innings, facing just two over the minimum number of batters. He gave up no runs, Read More…






Mar 302016
 

By Greg Perkins The Snowflake Lobos won all three games played last week on their home field, defeating Window Rock, Show Low, and Round Valley. The trio of victories moved them to 7-4 overall on the season and 6-1 in power point contests. Hosting the Scouts on Tuesday, the Lobos piled up 28 runs on Read More…






Mar 302016
 

By Greg Perkins Snowflake claimed first place in both the boys’ and girls’ divisions of the Mogollon Early Meet held last Friday in Heber. The Lobos dominated the field with 219.5 points well, ahead of second place Show Low with 149. Payson finished third with 96. The Lady Lobos edged out Show Low by half Read More…






Mar 302016
 
Town Of Taylor Improves  Handicap Access To Parks

Photo by Naomi Hatch Crews pour a cement slab that will provide handicap access to East Taylor Park. The project was funded through Community Development Block Grant the town receives every four years. Handicapped accessibility work was also done at Freeman Park. By Naomi Hatch The Town of Taylor qualified for a Community Development Block Read More…






Mar 302016
 

By Sam Conner The Winslow Lady Bulldogs lost a pair of games in their last two outings, falling to the Cactus Lady Cobras 16-6 last Tuesday in Phoenix and to the Lady Eagles 8-5 last Friday in Flagstaff. The losses dropped Winslow’s record to a still excellent 13-7. Winslow took a 3-0 lead in the Read More…






Mar 302016
 
McCain, Flake & Citizens  Connect In South County

Photo by Nolan Madden U.S. Senators John McCain and Jeff Flake, both R-Ariz., visited with Navajo County officials and residents in meet-and-greet sessions held in Show Low and Pinetop-Lakeside March 24 to hear and discuss local issues, including forest restoration, gray wolf reintroduction, military veteran suicide, tribal community education, and illegal immigration. By Nolan Madden Read More…






Mar 302016
 

Visitors to Petrified Forest National Park are invited to attend the programs scheduled this week. Artist-in-Residence Sue King will be featured at a meet and greet slated from 1 to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, April 6, at the Painted Desert Inn while she works on compelling, contemporary textile work. She is happy to help visitors Read More…






Mar 302016
 

By Naomi Hatch United States District Court Judge for the District of Arizona G. Murray Snow granted a motion filed on behalf of the Town of Taylor, 16 defendants who served the town as council members and previous town manager Eric Duthie to dismiss on all charges brought against them by Gary Solomon. Solomon filed Read More…