Category: News

Hollywood celebs, Living Historians and others ‘Shootin’ for a Cure’ for 11-year-old cancer patient

By Voices of the West The largest “Round Up” of Professional Wild West Entertainers, that include World Champion Gun Spinner, “Johnny Hotshot”, Hollywood Stuntman Dr. Buck Montgomery and his award winning Professional Stuntmen and Actors, “The Wild Bunch”, Arizona’s Official Cowboy Horseman, Lee Anderson and his Wonder Horse “Concho, Old West Magician “Mysterioso” and daring […]

A new perspective on New Mexican history

From The Westerner Blog It’s one of the most complicated stories to come from Santa Fe’s 400-year-old Palace of the Governors. Don Pedro Villasur, commander-in-chief of the Spanish forces of the then-Spanish colony of New Mexico in 1720, was chosen to lead an expedition northeast into what is now Nebraska. Assigned by government officials in Mexico […]

Tucson Rodeo celebrating 93 years

By SoAzNewsX It’s rodeo time in Tucson! The Fiesta de las Vaqueros celebration gets underway on Sat. Feb. 17 at the Tucson Rodeo Grounds on South 6th Avenue with more than 450 amateur riders and professionals from around the U.S. and Canada. “The entry list for Tucson could be the ‘Who’s Who’ of pro rodeo,” […]

The storied history of Ajo

By Tom Prezelski Some 130 miles from Tucson and separated by the Tohono O’odham Reservation, the friendly and historic community of Ajo is generally out of sight and out of mind for too many of us in more populated parts of Pima County. However, as it may be difficult for newcomers to believe, this little […]