For years, Prescott Valley resident Patricia Tiber kept her memories to herself of the three years during World War II spent in a Japanese concentration camp on Java with her mother and two brothers. Wednesday, February 11, 2015
From left to right: Lois Kelam and Pat Little study a swath of cloth during Saturday's Quilter's Club at the Prescott Valley Public Library. The group meets every Saturday from 9 a.m. to Noon in the Crystal Room. Members meet, enjoy light refreshments and share quilting patterns, tips and fabrics. For more information, contact Yolanta Feliciano at (928) 759-3042. Wednesday, February 11, 2015
As a longtime community relations liaison for Arizona Public Service, Mike Johnsen was a familiar face at many a special project throughout Quad-city communities, from schoolyard landscaping to United Way campaigns.
"My APS work was just a gift," said Johnsen, who retired in April after 34 years with the company. Wednesday, June 2, 2010
Michael Mahany, performer and music educator, will present his annual student piano recital at Prescott Community Church, 3151 Willow Creek Road, Prescott, on Saturday, April 17 at 1 p.m.
The program will feature 20 Mahany Piano Arts students of varying ages and levels performing classical, jazz, pop and original piano music.
Three of the students performing on Saturday are recent Prescott Fine Arts Association scholarship winners. They are Espen Yates, 15; Stephanie Riviere, 15, and Daniel Carlisi, 13. (1 comments) Wednesday, April 7, 2010
With all 32 NFL teams reporting results, the Arizona Cardinals' representative in the National Punt, Pass and Kick contest, Derek Knotek, holds the No. 1 ranking in the 10/11-year-old category. That means he will return to the National Finals next month. He placed second at Nationals in January of this year as a 9-year-old.
Derek's family lives in Prescott, where his dad, Jeff, is a member of the Prescott Fire Department. Derek now is a fifth-grader at Granite Mountain Middle School, but through fourth-grade, he attended Mountain View Elementary in Prescott Valley, where his mother, Staci, teaches music. Wednesday, December 30, 2009
District 3 - Arizona Toastmasters have named Prescott Valley resident and community leader Lew Rees as the Toastmasters Communication and Leadership Award winner for 2009. The club will honor him at the Toastmasters Fall Conference at the Prescott Resort Oct. 30 - Nov. 1. Wednesday, October 28, 2009
Following moves from Chicago to Ventura, Calif., and one uncomfortable year in Ft. Mohave, the newest member on the Arts and Culture Commission calls Prescott Valley "one of the nicest areas in Arizona." Wednesday, August 26, 2009
Dora Tucker Houfek knew her family was throwing her a 75th birthday bash at The Villages at Lynx Creek in January. What she didn't know was who would attend. She wasn't surprised family members traveled from Nebraska, her home state. What astonished Houfek, who has lived in Prescott Valley since 1999 and in the park for three years, was when 20-year-old grandson, Caleb Baber, walked in her door from Norfolk, Neb., the day before her party. Tuesday, February 24, 2009
One can get by with just a first grade reading level, but that narrows work options for adults to mostly labor positions. Kenneth "Buddy" Johnson knows how to get by with low-level reading skills, but it comes with a high price. Thursday, February 19, 2009