|Child of the week: Macey|
|Big Brothers, Big Sisters, Big Couples, and Big Families are needed to mentor children for about 8 hours a month.|
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
|Playing with the big toys|
Horns were blaring in the Prescott Valley Civic Center parking lot during the seventh annual Touch a Truck event in Prescott Valley on Saturday, Oct. 3.|
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
|At the library: Ongoing Monthly Programs|
CASA Book Chat, 4th Friday|
9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Admin Conference Room
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
|Child of the Week: Cody looking for a Big Brother|
Big Brothers remain in high demand due to more and more boys facing adversity at an early age.|
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
|Business spotlight: One Stop Party Shop|
Dawn and Randall Reinhardt are in the party business.|
Saturday, September 12, 2015
|Prescott Valley Charter School students open habitat garden|
The Prescott Valley Charter School's Youth Chamber opened its long-awaited Schoolyard Habitat on May 21 before a standing-room-only audience. The garden, a Learn and Serve-funded project, is located at 9500 Lorna Lane, behind the high school's main academic building. The project took a full year to complete.|
Wednesday, May 26, 2010
|Home & Garden Show draws thousands|
Vendors said they were heartened by sales and inquiries from crowds at the 2010 Home and Garden Show at Tim's Toyota Center this past weekend.|
The three-day event, sponsored by the Yavapai County Contractors Association, drew "just shy of 16,000" attendees, said YCCA Executive Director Sandy Griffis.
Wednesday, May 19, 2010
|MATForce poster contest winner receives award|
A Bradshaw Mountain High School student received his MATForce poster contest award and a scholarship to Yavapai College on Tuesday at an assembly in the gym attended by his fellow special education students from the high school and Glassford Hill Middle School as well.|
Heath's classmates created a...
Monday, May 17, 2010
|Eagle Scout builds long jump pit|
Students at Lake Valley Elementary School leaped into track season after Mitchell Weinzinger, 16, built a long-jump box as his Eagle Scout project.|
Mitch, a sophomore at Tri City Prep, said he was desperately looking for a project for the award.
Wednesday, May 12, 2010
|Wheelchair project gives mobility, dignity to those in need|
Five years ago, while still living in California, Warren Root saw on the news an odd, yet strangely familiar, contraption. It was a common plastic resin lawn chair - on wheels.|
The wheelchairs, simply designed with durable, ordinary parts, could be shipped around the world and easily assembled for only $59.20.
Wednesday, May 5, 2010
|BMHS spring musical this week|
The Bradshaw Mountain High School Theatrical Troupe will present "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying," Thursday, Friday and Saturday, April 15-17, at 7 p.m. at the Glassford HIll Middle School auditorium.|
Wednesday, April 14, 2010
|Prescott Valley man's soy adhesive may give
construction sector a healthy boost|
Lance Niemann took out a knife and spread a sample of the adhesive he created on a piece of roofing insulation in his Prescott Valley lab.|
Friday, March 26, 2010
|'Good Works Crew' eager to help folks
spruce up properties|
Fit folks who've finished their own home improvement projects have the opportunity to help their less-than-able-bodied neighbors.|
Those folks can volunteer for the Town of Prescott Valley's "Good Works Crew" through the Community Services Department.
The all-volunteer organization assists people who are unable to maintain their residential properties because of age or disability.
Wednesday, March 24, 2010
|Prescott Valley 20-year-old raises her younger brother|
One day when Paul Jenkins was 16, he thought he could get away with skipping his chores before school. But when he got home, his sister, Christina, 20, grounded him from using the car for a few days.|
"I told him he could walk to school or ride the bus. It was his choice," Christina said.
Paul chose to ride the bus.
Monday, March 1, 2010
|Bradshaw students donate to fill care packages
for soldiers in Iraq|
Laura and Rick Russo, teachers at Bradshaw Mountain Middle School, combined classroom efforts this past semester to give U.S. military personnel serving overseas a lift.|
Students donated a variety of snacks and toiletry items that went into Christmas care packages to the women and men of the Army 4-227 Attack Reconnaissance Battalion in Iraq.
Wednesday, February 24, 2010