Archive - 2014
Raymond Christian Schaaf
A funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 6 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church for long-time Bishop resident Raymond (Ray) Christian Schaaf. Father John Gracey will officiate the service. Interment will be at the West Line Street Pioneer Cemetery in Bishop. A Rosary service will be held at 6 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 5 at the Brune Mortuary Chapel.
Born Dec. 29, 1932 in New England, N.D. to Rafael and Mary Schaaf, Ray passed away Nov. 12, 2014 at the age of 81 in LaVerne, surrounded by his children.
Cheryl L. Mack
My Love, Cheryl Mack (Fansler) of Big Pine, lost her fight for life with a brain tumor on Friday, Nov. 14 at 12:09 p.m. She was 59 years-old.
She is survived by husband BO Mack; son, Byron Turner; mother, Joy Fansler; brother, John and Dennis Fansler and their wives, Carol and Patty; sister, Adena and Charlott and their children; stepdaughters, Sierra and Judy; nine grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.
Cheryl was preceded in death by her dad, Rowland Fansler.
She is leaving more friends than anyone could ever count.
James âJimmyâ Daniel Chester Huber
James âJimmyâ Daniel Chester Huber, forever age 25, passed away peacefully, and surrounded by loved ones on Nov. 17, 2014. Jimmy touched many hearts, he had the gift to make people laugh and make people feel comfortable.
He was an avid musician who could play anything but mostly shredded that guitar. He loved his gold and his motorcycle.
Robert Wayne Goodman
Robert Wayne Goodman passed away Nov. 10, 2014 at the Bishop Care Center in Bishop due to complications of throat cancer. He was 54.
Inyo County approved $95,000 in Community Project Sponsorship Grants last Monday in an effort to support local organizations and the events they host to attract tourists to the area.
The Board of Supervisors approved funding for 15 different community events and projects, ranging from a museum fundraiser to a trout derby.
In all, the county received 18 applications from groups seeking funding through Inyoâs CPSP, requesting a total of $130,410.
Clayton Beck, a photographer and artist from Bishop, has been featured locally and internationally for his fashion shoots, but his main goal is to show people the beauty in themselves.
His work has been featured in Reno Tahoe Tonight magazine, SchĂ¶n magazine and ISHARYA jewelry. His latest achievement was the advertisement for the Fantasies in Chocolate campaign at the Grand Sierra Resort and Spa in Reno, Nev. The 2014 campaign was shot by Beck featuring his line, Clayton Beck Creative.
For many Americans this year, their turkey wonât have had a chance to settle in their stomachs before they begin their holiday shopping rush.
Retailers across the country will be open for business tonight as part of a growing and controversial trend thatâs seeing holiday shopping promotions infringe on the actual holidays themselves.
But even as recent as three years ago, shoppers had to wait until Friday, and a new study suggests wait or no wait, Black Friday might not be worth the hassle after all.
Thursday Night Football 11/20/14
Oakland (1-10) 24 vs
Kansas City (7-4) 20
A fast-moving fire swept through a home in Bishop this weekend, claiming the life of an 11-year-old boy in the process.
The death has left a community heartbroken and reeling from both the loss and the tragic manner in which Matthew Duane Hanson died early Saturday morning.
An Inyo County correctional officer has been put on administrative leave following the discovery of alleged embezzlement at Inyo County Jail.
According to the Sheriffâs Department, an internal audit of the jailâs Criminal Welfare began earlier this month, and found that as much as $13,000 is missing from the fund. The inmate welfare fund includes revenue generated from inmate commissary and inmate phone services.