A History of Healing, Happiness & Hope
If these hills could speak, the land where La Hacienda now rests would tell a captivating tale. Elizabeth Compton Joy, affectionately known as “Grandma Joy” was the first to pave the way to healing on our soil. From 1872 to 1920, Grandma Joy served as the local doctor in Hunt, traveling on horseback with her medicine bag. In 1922, Issac and Elver Ann Zumwalt built a 15-room wooden hotel where La...