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Hospice volunteer retires after 33 years of service

Northern Arizona Hospice held a retirement party Monday at Red Rooster for Rosemary Schmid, who has volunteered at the agency for 33 years.

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Volunteers of the Month

The Camp Verde Senior Center along with President Dennis Hach presented the Volunteer of the Month award to Mary Ann Lambert (left), and Ava Dering (right).

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V’ACTE, Jones Ford announce October JTED students of the month

Tuesday, the Jones Ford and the Valley Academy for Career and Technology Education governing board recognize the October Jones Ford Verde Valley and V’ACTE CTE Students of the Month.

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Cottonwood Village honors veterans

The Cottonwood Village honored the 35 veterans (25 from World War II), who reside at the Cottonwood Village, in a Veterans Day ceremony Saturday.

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Veterans gather at Verde Valley Flyers Veterans Day event

Veterans with the Verde Valley Flyers, who were at a Veterans Day event at the Cottonwood Airport Saturday morning, line up for a photo in front of Terry Andrew’s 1944 attack trainer airplane.

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Veterans Salute at Cottonwood Village

Some of the 35 veterans (25 from World War II), who reside at the Cottonwood Village assisted living facility in Cottonwood, pose for an annual photo for the Verde Independent.

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100th birthday party

“Lovey” Louise Warner was surprised by a 100th birthday party at the Mingus Union High School bookstore early Thursday morning where she has been a volunteer for 14 years.

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Bishop of Arizona to preside at instillation of new minister

The Right Reverend Kirk Stevan Smith, Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Arizona, will preside over the installation of The Rev. Monica Whitaker as Rector of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Sedona on Nov. 5 in the Sanctuary at 100 Arroyo Pinon Drive in West Sedona.

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Camp Verde High School student of the month

Camp Verde High School has announced that senior Ani Steinhardt the school’s November Kiwanis Student of the Month. Steinhardt has a 4.028 GPA and is ranked second in her class.

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Friends of Clark Memorial Library receives boost from Clarkdale-Jerome Lion’s Club

At the Clark Memorial Library reopening ceremony on Oct. 19, Clarkdale-Jerome Lions Club President David Andrews presented the Friends of Clark Memorial Library with a check for $3,500.

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Camp Verde Volunteer of the Month

Dennis Hach of the Camp Verde Senior Center presented Joy Bork with the October Volunteer of the Month award.

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Camp Verde Volunteers of the Month

The Camp Verde Senior Center has selected Carmen Whitten and her daughter, Tina Palmer, as the Volunteers of the Month for the month of September.

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Volunteer of the Month

Camp Verde Senior Center president Dennis Hach has named Jeannine Stephan as Volunteer of the Month for August.

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Military: PVT Lucas Svoboda

PVT Lucas Svoboda will complete the first three phases of military police training at the 787th Military Police Battalion -- Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, in August.

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Clarkdale’s Mary Ellen Dunn receives Certified Municipal Clerk designation

Clarkdale Deputy Town Clerk Mary Ellen Dunn has received her Certified Municipal Clerk designation. To earn the CMC designation, a Municipal Clerk must attend extensive education programs and requires pertinent experience in a municipality.

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Verde Valley Leadership scholarship honors

During Friday’s Verde Valley Leadership Class XI graduation ceremonies at the Verde Valley Senior Center, two local young women were honored with the “Patty May Open Your Heart to Youth Scholarships”

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Volunteer of the Month

The Camp Verde Senior Center is happy to name Shirley O’Conner as the Volunteer of the Month for the month of July.

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Two Old Towne Gals

On Wednesday, June 21, 2017 the Red Hat Ladies, “Old Towne Gals of Cottonwood” got together at the Grasshopper Grill in Cornville to celebrate the birthdays of Shirley Wright and Joanne Hale. 

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Scholarship Winners

Tyler Lewis receives scholarship award from Ron Black, chair of Mountain View United Methodist Church’s Scholarship Fund Committee.

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Senior Center Volunteer of the Month

The Camp Verde Senior Center has named Elaina Kooyahoema as the Volunteer of the Month

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Camp Verde Kiwanis Student of the Month

Camp Verde High School’s Carson Zale has been selected as the May Student of the Month by the Camp Verde Kiwanis Club.

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Spencer Young promoted to engineer with Verde Valley Fire District

COTTONWOOD -- Verde Valley Fire District has announced the promotion of Spencer Young from Firefighter to Engineer.

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Senior Center Volunteer of the Month

The Camp Verde Senior Center has awarded their newest volunteer, Gidget Lister, as Volunteer of the Month for the month of March.

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Ivan Anderson earns Game Changer Award

Verde Valley Fire District firefighter Ivan Anderson was presented with the Game Changer Award by the Verde Valley Matforce Steering Committee.

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Camp Verde January Students of the Month

Robert Barker is a senior at Camp Verde High School who loves to play with his dog, Bruno, listen to music and play the guitar