Leslie Griffith

Century-old home has bells, whistles and Christmas glow

The first time Jim and Vicki Johnson caught a glimpse of their 100-year-old home, it struck a chord. “We took our dog to the lake and this house was for sale. So we took the fli ...

Black Friday deal seekers strategize savings

Fueled by a hunger to pay bottom dollar — and Starbucks coffee — Leslie Griffith and her family set out in the dark each Black Friday to hunt down the season’s best deals. ...

Chamber reaching out to local businesses

The year 2008 is a time of growth and opportunity for the Loomis Basin Chamber of Commerce. Since the move to our new location at the corner of Horseshoe Bar and Doc Barnes, we con ...