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Already we’ve had our first snow of the year. And in October, no less. While it wasn’t much, an inch or so, and didn’t last long, it was still… Read more

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Editors Note: The White Mountain Independent has invited area high school students an opportunity to be published and this is one of the submi… Read more

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John C. Handy was born in Newark, New Jersey, on Oct. 30, 1844, and moved with his family to California in 1853. He graduated from Cooper Coll… Read more

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Education

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Snowflake — After just two years of sweeping changes by school leadership, the George Washington Academy in Snowflake has gone from being ranked an F school to an A school by the Arizona Department of Education. One of the main reasons for GWA’s dramatic turnaround is implementation of the S… Read more

Local Entertainment

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Who doesn't love a good sword fight movie? There have been some great ones (“Robin and Marian” comes to mind.) We love the armor, the up-close… Read more

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One of the best-selling musical artists of all time (or at least some of their biggest fans) will be in the House Saturday evening. Read more

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Scary, creepy movies are not my cup of tea but people like to be scared or grossed out, so here we go. Read more

Obituaries

Jasper Kessay, Sr. entered eternal rest November 20, 2021, in Springerville, AZ. He was born August 9, 1948, in McNary, AZ.

Jeffrey Warren Whitehead was born to Margie Sue and Marion Warren Whitehead on September 23, 1966. Jeffrey excelled at school, but w…

Isabelle Dakai passed on November 22, 2021. She was born on January 28, 1952 in Mariano Lake, NM. She married her late husband, Jone…

MaryEllen Webb, dearest mother, grandmother and sister, returned to live with our Father in Heaven, Saturday, November 20, 2021 in E…

Myrna “Lynn” Garrett-Reeves born July 3rd 1955, passed-over November 18, 2021. Lynn is now with the many people she loved in life. T…

Lyon Clark DeWitt, 73, passed away November 20, 2021.

Laree Hoaglin passed away November 18, 2021, in Phoenix, Arizona. She was born to Lana (Webb) Rothans and Peter J. Borota on October…

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