Local historian Glenda Farley guides us on a journey back in time to discover fascinating moments that make up our Verde Valley history.
The retaining wall and sidewalk on the hill by the old high school are 90 years old.
John Pruitt arrived at Jerome with his parents, brother and sisters, before 1908. His father was hired as a special officer for the Town of Jerome. John attended Jerome schools and the family eventually lived on East Avenue.
The traditional gathering at the Montezuma Well Picnic Ground will be from 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Sunday, September 23, 2018.
Alfredo and Ava Gutierrez operated a Mexican restaurant on 89A at 12th Street.
The constantly changing wind made fire fighting more difficult.
A controlled brush burn of 170 acres got out of control and burned 14,500 acres.
The cultivation of grapes and manufacture of wine is a nice business in the Verde Valley.
Herbicide used to kill weeds and Johnson grass poisoned fish and other aquatic life.
Trout season opens with many enthusiastic anglers.
Jerome burned again. Sheriff John Munds arrived to help maintain law and order.