Rotary Tournament breaks record

The Sun Lakes Rotary Annual Golf Event was held on March 26, 2017. The winning team members are J.R. Herrick, Frank Wiley, Raul Disarufino and John Kiehl. Norm Noble Brilliant…

The Silver Foxes

Silver Foxes – Front row: Be Be Brokop, Lorraine Twitchell and Sharon Sorensen; Back row: Veronica Beamer, Rae Jean Hennig, Merri Ellen Bergeth, Donna Dunlop, Suzy Hessman, Anne Fomo and…

Computer Booters keeps blossoming

Computer Booters Appreciation Luncheon Kc Coller Seriously, if you are anyone who uses a computer and overlooked the April 4 general meeting, you really missed hearing about useful computer information.…

Crystal Card Project donates $2500 to My Sister’s Place

Bobbie Reed Two representatives from My Sister’s Place, Joyce Chadwell and Dawn Curtis, accepted a check from The Crystal Card Project for $2,500 as part of the 2017 Crystal Awards Banquet, where five Sun Lakes volunteers were recognized for their contributions to community. Dawn and Joyce said the money would go far to help the…

March Madness on the Cottonwood Pickleball Court

Winners of the 2017 March Madness Social - Front row: Karen Hickman and Scott Hickman, Texas Southern; Judy Kohlman, Xavier; Back row: Mickey Luttman, Event Coordinator; Lew Schmutz and Bev Bryce, Purdue; Tim Donovan and Mary Ann Hylton, University of Florida; Susie Miller, Xavier; Jim Gillett, Event Announcer/Check In

Peggy Martin In honor of the NCAA Basketball Tourney, and especially the NCAA Final Four game here in the Valley, the Sun Lakes Pickleball Club Cottonwood (SLPCC) held its annual March Madness Social on Monday, March 27, 2017. Player teams were organized much like the qualifying basketball tournaments held around the country – East, West,…

Sun Lakes Lady Niners honor winners

Back row (left to right) Donna Sullivan, Susan Geis, Jackie Aagaard and Rosie Raisnen; Front row (left to right) Betty Wainwright, Teri Nasett, Myrna Graves and Joann Brown

Verla Matuschka Congratulations to the winners of this year’s two tournaments. The winners are as follows: President’s Cup: 1st Betty Wainwright, 2nd Teri Nasett, 3rd Donna Sullivan Club Championship: Overall Rosie Raisanen, Flight 1 Susan Geis, Flight 2 Joann Brown, Flight 3 Jackie Aagaard, Flight 4 Myrna Graves Golf is winding down! The last day…

Camera Club begins summer schedule

Looking Back to the Beginning, by Dale Willey

A photograph comes down to its impact upon the viewer. What does it take to create impact? Is it the subject matter, the lighting or the technical composition? Some images are tack-sharp yet can offer no emotional connection without an interesting subject matter. Other images are soft and break all the rules of composition yet…

EVIL Mixed Doubles champions

IronOaks pickleball team

Janet Myrick Our own IronOaks pickleball team took first place in the EVIL league. Teams were from Cottonwood, ARC, Solera and SunBird. IronOaks members included John Reed, Marietta Reed, Joanne Zapatka, Pete Macksam, Tom Kasper, Chuck Myrick, Janet Myrick, Scott Hickman, Karen Hickman, Darlene Williams, Jack Hill, Tom Dawson, Dave Sproull, Bev Kreuger, Karen Iovin,…

Pickleball winners corner

Gold medal winners Dave Zapatka and Don Simmons at the Grand Canyon State Games in February

The latest medal winners from our own clubs right here in Sun Lakes. Congrats to all our great players! Dave Zapatka and Diane Baumgartner, Bronze, 5.0, El Mirage, March Ron Kent and Mary Kent, Silver, 3.0, El Mirage Super Senior, March Dave Zapatka and Don Simmons, Silver, 5.0, El Mirage Super Senior, March JoAnn Zapatka…