Warriors take to the trail for healing

Warriors are seen here during the first couple days of their journey. (PHOTOS COURTESY OF WARRIOR HIKE)

SPRINGER MOUNTAIN, GA- On a chilly, rainy St. Patrick’s Day, 14 veterans of Warrior Hike 2014 departed for their six-month trek along the Appalachian Trail. Among them was 84-year-old Robert Crampton. Over the last six months, since the class of 2013 made it to the summit of Katahdin, WH founder, Sean Gobin has been working […]

Inaugural Full Spectrum 5k


MEXICO- Fire & Iron Athletics is working on hosting their first annual Full Spectrum 5K to benefit autism in the River Valley. The timed race will begin and end at Hosmer Field on Saturday, April 26 at 9 a.m. The 5-kilometer course travels through residential areas of town with minimal hills. The entry fee is […]

Lumberjack Festival taking shape

Lumberjack Festival taking shape

RUMFORD — With this long winter, it’s hard to believe the second annual Paul Bunyan Lumberjack Festival is just a little over a month away. Members of the EnvisionRumford! committee are hard at work as they are already putting the finishing touches on an event that was a resounding success in downtown in its debut […]