UFO Abduction 40 Years Later

On Nov. 5, 1975, Travis Walton was part of a seven-man logging crew working in the Sitgreaves National Forest near Heber. As they were leaving that night, they all saw a bright light off to their right. When they got closer, they saw a bright saucer-shaped UFO hovering about 20 feet over a clearing. Walton’s recall of the event, including his purported abduction, was the basis for the book and movie “Fire In The Sky”.

To mark the occasion, Walton hosted a Skyfire Summit UFO conference in Overgaard last weekend.

Read the full story here, from the White Mountain Independent

Scary Fun In The White Mountains

Fright night at the Haunted Barn

The Stock Up Feed horse in Taylor on Main Street promotes its upcoming “Fright Night at the Haunted Barn.” For the last five or six years, people, especially teens, line up night after night “to be frightened out their minds.”

This year promises more “fear” beginning at 7 p.m. Oct. 23, 24, 29, 30 and 31.

The Butcher Shop

Three terrified girls meet The Butcher in the Butcher Shop as he swings his machete and screams “Come here!” The girls quickly ran away from him at the Willis Farm Haunted Maze Saturday, Oct. 17.

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Information from the White Mountain Independent.

2015 Road Work

Football refers to a number of sports that involve, to varying degrees, kicking a ball with the foot to score a goal. Unqualified, the word football is understood to refer to whichever form of football is the most popular in the regional context in which the word appears.

Police Beat

The process often starts with a planning stage in which plans are prepared by an architect and approved by the client and any regulatory authority. Then the site is cleared, foundations are laid and trenches for connection to services such as sewerage, water, and electricity are established.

Community Park Updates

If you haven’t seen it yet, much work was done this summer to restore and update the community park.  Thanks go out to Butch Bannon for heading up all of the work, which included landscaping maintenance, new granite, painting and general sprucing up.  It really looks great!