Milestones

Card of Thanks

Since its inception in 2011, the Mariposa Friends of the Fairgrounds Foundation (FOF) has received support from the community in a variety of ways. Our fundraising efforts through memberships, beer service at the fair (and other events), annual flea market, sausage and suds event and the rodeo royalty program coupled with the support of the Gazette and our community has […]

Card of Thanks

The Mariposa Girls Youth Softball League (MGYSL) would like to thank the following businesses for sponsoring teams for the 2019 season: Gillett Electric, Pioneer Market, Scott’s Cleaning Service, Beery’s Physical Therapy, Keith Williams Excavation, Mariposa TV, Randy Brower Construction, Always Quality Concrete, American Legion Post 567, Rebecca Hatcher- Realtor, Steve’s Sportsmans Café, Twiss Realty, Foster Ace Hardware, Yosemite Vacation Rentals, […]

Card of Thanks

On behalf of the Mariposa Community Radio Board of Directors, KRYZ Radio, we would like to thank Don and Kim Costa of Costa Livos Bistro for their generous donation and hosting of our fundraiser on May 23. The evening was a great success and we were able to raise almost $3,000 while filling the restaurant with supporters. We would also […]

Card of Thanks

Thank you to the Mariposa County Sheriff’s Office, Officer Olson and his associates, the Mercy Medical Transport EMTs and JCF Hospital ER staff for their timely and professional help early last Wednesday morning. We had a crisis with our son and were in a desperate situation. Their quick response, calm demeanor and helpful actions diffused the situation and allowed our […]

Card of Thanks

I would like to give a heart-felt thanks to all who recognized my wife’s passing. I was told by the staff at the group home that the phone had not stopped ringing from the girls who Joni had worked with. The Board of Supervisors ended the session in memory of Joni with all signing a memorial certificate. JC Fremont also […]

A valuable lesson from the admiral

PASTOR’S CORNER

Allison ByerleyI listen to a LOT of podcasts! They are where I get my news, and of course, the latest on baseball. I also listen to inspirational podcasts, including the weekly sermon from Church of the Resurrection in Leawood, Kan., where Adam Hamilton is the senior pastor. (Mariposa UMC also has a podcast that features our weekly sermons.) In one […]

Truth will lead you to Christ

PASTOR’S CORNER

Wynter Sturtevant IIIWhat grabs your attention? Is it just one thing? I imagine that if you’re like me there are several attention grabbers that are all competing for the limited amount of time you have in the day. Expanding on that, there are not just activities or hobbies that distract us, but different ideologies, theologies and the like that take […]

Card of Thanks

The Mariposa Spring Celebration Pow Wow committee would like to thank the community for its support at the April 13- 14 rummage sale and Indian taco sale. Many also volunteered at the event. Specifically, we would like to thank Cathy Rhoan and Nancy Dondero. Everybody who volunteered worked hard, and area youth Mykeah Darcy, Tadan Ryan and Chad Ryan worked […]

Card of Thanks

We had perfect weather this year and would like to thank the following agencies, businesses, people and organizations for their continued support of the 13th annual Las Mariposas Civil War event held April 12- 14. Frank and Frances Long (in memoriam), Marshall Long and the Long Family Ranch, American Civil War Association, Mariposa County, Sierra Tel, Mariposa Gazette, Pioneer Market, […]

How big is your Jesus?

PASTOR’S CORNER

Allison ByerleyI once started a pastor’s book club that read books that offered some new or different perspectives on faith. One of the books we read was Will Willimon’s “Why Jesus?” The Willimon book opened up a new perspective on Jesus for us. We realized that we had “tamed” Jesus, made him nice and safe. And in the process, we […]


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