Category Archives: Events

Sullivan family article coming on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015

I have been researching and learning more about the Sullivan family that bought the upper Wild Cat Creek Ranch in the 1870s and will share it with you tomorrow, Sept. 26th, so please stop back by. Right now I got … Continue reading

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Saving Historic Callahan Bridge party Aug. 2014

Party held for those who donated to purchase the wooden under-beams that were needed to replace old rotting beams — saving the Callahan 100-year plus historic bridge. Great group! Fran our fearless leader spearheaded obtaining the donations ! Pat Swanson, … Continue reading

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Ed Quigley will serve as Grand Marshal for Etna Veterans’ Day Parade 11-8-14

By Liz Bowen For the Siskiyou Daily News Nov. 6, 2014 ETNA – World War II veteran Ormond “Ed” Quigley served on an U.S. aircraft carrier earning two battle stars fighting in the South Pacific from 1943 to 1945. This … Continue reading

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Kelly Carter is 2012 Scott Valley Pleasure Park Rodeo Queen

Queen Kelly Carter was crowned by 2011 SVPP Rodeo Queen Cricket Postma (right). By Liz Bowen ETNA – A junior from Etna High School will serve as royalty for the 2012 Scott Valley Pleasure Park Rodeos. Kelly Carter recently won … Continue reading

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Etna Veteran’s Parade – Nov. 5, 2011

American Legion Perry Harris Post #260 led the parade with Commander Jim Smith carrying the American flag. Sam and Scott Thackeray carry the banner announcing the Grand Marshal — Sam’s uncle and Scott’s father. Grand Marshall Roy Thackeray is escorted … Continue reading

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Scott Valley POW Turkey Shoot Oct. 29, 2011

Photos from Turkey Shoot on Oct. 29, 2011 Nov 1, 2011 POW Sara Hayden won a Turkey and New York Steaks. Shooting at the running deer.  Learned that Cody Weldon hit the bulls eye smack dab in the middle.  Pretty … Continue reading

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Oct. 22, 2011

Defend Rural America Event a Rousing Success A large crowd of nearly 1,000 showed up for the premier showing of Kirk MacKenzie’s documentary on Siskiyou County and its people; and a panel of eight sheriffs and Wyoming property rights attorney … Continue reading

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My tribute to the American Spirit – 10 years after Sept. 11, 2001

Bernard Kerik: ‘I Was Looking Into the Gates of Hell’ Friday, 09 Sep 2011 12:02 PM By Bernard B. Kerik Read more on Newsmax.com: Bernard Kerik: ‘I Was Looking Into the Gates of Hell’ Important: Do You Support Pres. Obama’s … Continue reading

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Great music and fun at Scott Valley Bluegrass Festival this weekend

Scott Murphy, far left, found the afternoon of music relaxing! Anne Kramer and friend taught children several song, which they performed at 5 p.m. Great talent budding there. Snap Jackson & the Knock on Wood Players from Stockton, CA. played … Continue reading

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Great poem by Jim Johnson’s grandson, Clint Johnson, was said during funeral

Scott Valley’s Cowboy He was Scott Valley’s Cowboy, a colt-breaking machine, A hard working legend, and a damn fine Marine, A fishing boat captain and huge ocean fan, He’d take anyone out, on days his boat ran. We’d go sit … Continue reading

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