Sun Lakes Fly Fishing Club adventures

Frank Mills holding one of the 20 trout caught by members of the Sun Lakes Fly Fishing Club on a recent 3-day trip. Do you remember when your son hit…

Sun Lakes Angels are turning lives around

Some of the women who are part of the “angel” team.

Three years ago, Palo Verde residents Charlene Clausen and Romelle Durand began giving back by helping women with reentry after incarceration. They believe that people deserve a second chance. They also facilitate book clubs at the women’s prison in Goodyear, as well as help implement a six-week class three times a year that teaches the…

CLGA playday results

CLGA members get back in the swing!

The Cottonwood Ladies Golf Association got back in the swing in November after the three weeks of golf course overseeding. We had many winners in the Low Gross, Low Net tournament; and then, the Handicap Tournament brought out the best of the players with the winners determined by taking their score and subtracting the handicap.…

Dolly Dressers 2014 highlights

Johnnie Schofield standing next to her truck filled with 2,400 Beanie Babies which an anonymous person gave to us.

Viv Sloane Five ladies attended our November meeting. A delivery was made the end of October. Our December 4 meeting was attended by eight members. We welcomed returning members Annette Kitto and Vickie Benson. A few of the members brought items for us to go through. Vicky Buholz presented a list of the 180 items…

20 years of Neighbors Who Care

November 1995 - Ann Porter became the first paid director of Neighbors Helping Neighbors and was greeted by Rev. Gary Vaughn, president of the Neighbors Ministry Program, Neighbors Helping Neighbors and pastor of the Sun Lakes Community Church.

Eric Ehst, Executive Director It’s hard to believe that this month marks the 20th anniversary of the first time a Neighbors Who Care (then Neighbors Helping Neighbors) volunteer took a homebound Sun Laker grocery shopping. And how we’ve grown during that time: from a dozen or so volunteers organized through the Interfaith Council who would…

Buddy Poppy Day 2014 thanks area businesses

Neal Peer, Commander of Sun Lakes VFW Post 8053 and Betty Peer, President of the Post’s Auxiliary, manning one of the doors at Arizona Avenue’s Wal-Mart Store on Poppy Day, November 15.

Sun Lakes VFW Post 8053 Ladies Auxiliary wishes to thank the following businesses for allowing us to promote Buddy Poppy Day in front of their businesses on Saturday, November 15: ACE Hardware on Riggs Rd.; Wal-Mart on S. Arizona Ave.; HOA 1 Pro Shop; Fry’s at Riggs and McQueen; Fry’s, S. Alma School; Walgreen’s at…

Ironwood is the 2014 Robson Challenge Champion

From left are Karen Beltz, RuthAnn McGilvra, Betty Dupuis, Barb Dinardo, Carol Jones, Leann Knox, Elaine Osborn, Karen Welker, Bev Lutes, Linda Meisinger (captain), Anne Annis and B.J. Schuller

The Robson Challenge is an annual event, held at the Robson-affiliated club that is hosting. Nine clubs (Robson communities) participate. The event is flighted, and each club must send players from every flight. Players compete for individual low net prizes by flight and the overall winning team receives a traveling trophy. Congratulations to individual winners:…

All That Jazz!

All That Jazz! Front from left: Cindy Edwards, Bev Borneman, Kay Davis; Back: Chris Roen

Cindy Edwards All That Jazz! wishes you and yours a Happy New Year! If you are looking for some bright entertainment with harmony for that special gathering, All That Jazz! is looking for you! With years of music training and performance, these ladies of song will add a sparkle and song to your occasion. Whether…

St. Steven’s Ladies Guild news

The St. Steven’s Ladies Guild will meet January 12 at 7:00 p.m. in the Church Great Hall. The Catholic Area Agency on Aging will provide a presentation on how to avoid being taken in by scam artists. Additional information is available from Rose Pachura at 802-0775. Spiritual message and prayer will be led by Father…