Peaches & Pits

Peaches to PAACE for Red Ribbon Week. They’re trying to steer young people away from drugs and violence, a noble goal if there ever was one.

Peaches to the Town’s Parks & Recreation Committee for Trunk or Treat, a safe, fun alternative to traditional trick or treating.

Peaches to the Parker Broncs football team. They’re 8-0 and No. 1 in the state in 2A. ‘Nuf said.

Peaches to the Broncs being able to use the football field, Joe Bush Stadium. The Road Warriors have finally come home.

Peaches to the organizers of Volks Jam by the Parker Dam. It was a great show and a lot of fun. We’re already looking forward to next year’s event.

Peaches to everyone who came to the school board public hearing on masks on Oct. 18. There were strong differences of opinion, but it was clear the first concern of everyone there was for the health of our children.

Peaches to everyone who hasn’t jumped to conclusions or created or spread rumors or gossip about the situation at Parker Town Hall.

Peaches to the new OHV staging area in Quartzsite. This will be a boon to tourism in the area. Off-roaders are already a big part of the tourism business in La Paz County.

Who do you think deserves a peach? How about a pit? Send your ideas, in 40 words or less to the Parker Pioneer at You can also send them by mail to Parker Pioneer, P.O. Box 3365, Parker, Ariz. 85344.


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