Artifacts from Tuzigoot were displayed in the museum at Clarkdale before the Tuzigoot Museum building was completed.
A collection of newspaper clippings tells the story of Sheriff Cameron, Al. Sieber and 3 Indian trackers.
The December snow storms were followed by rain during January.
The Cottonwood Town Council is studying the possibility of locating a new town hall near the corner of Sixth Street and Mingus Avenue.
Changes in Main Street businesses dominated the local news.
South of Cottonwood, the furnace fires have been extinguished in the smelter at Clemenceau.
New residents of Cottonwood operate the service stations.
Men on horseback carried mail from Camp Verde to Pine and Payson from 1884 until 1914. A special commemorative pony mail run re-enactment honored the historic mail carriers on January 27, 1968.
A correspondent gathered information about some of the people and the history of Jerome for a series of newspaper articles printed during 1916.
J. J. Fisher discovered a small sliver of unclaimed land, then it was patented by Elizabeth C. Fisher. After Mr. Fisher died in 1911, the property attracted the attention of James S. Douglas.
After the scenic ride on the railroad to Jerome, tourists may enjoy a series of scenic drives on roads to the mines.
Most of the improvements at Jerome mentioned by the correspondent would, as he predicted, burn in another fire.
This home was occupied by Mary Willard until 1921, and has been occupied by the Burnett family since 1973.
Phelps Dodge Corporation was the largest employer and biggest business concern in Yavapai County.
The United Verde Copper Company purchased land for the railroad right-of-way, for the new smelter site and town of Clarkdale, and for water rights from 1906 until 1913.
Once you have tasted the trout of West Clear Creek you will be reluctant to eat their hatchery-raised cousins.
When Jerome grew to be a lively mining camp during the 1890's, Charles Willard started the Alamo Dairy at his Cottonwood ranch and began delivering milk to the prosperous community.
Jerome is still the most unique town in America.
After spending a day and night alone in the forest, Maudie finally gave up during the second day and decided to stay where she was, confident that her daddy would find her.
The family of William W. Nichols used burros to pack water to the mining camps and also sold milk, butter, cheese, eggs, and beef to the early residents of what became Jerome.
The old general merchandise store and post office that served as a meeting place for early residents was torn down and salvaged during October.
Cottonwood was a "Boom Town" with buildings completed every week during the summer of 1917. Roads were bad (with a wash on each end of town and a wash running through the middle of town), water came from a horse trough at Alonzo Mason's store, and there was no electricity or sewer.
Surviving the "Depression" in the Verde Valley was difficult for everyone. Some unemployed men were given the opportunity to earn $15 each month.
Richmond Dairy farm was also known as the Verde Valley Dairy.
The "Old Tree Meeting" on October 3, 1875, was the first of 80 yearly Sunday gatherings at Middle Verde by 1955.
- Brian Armstrong finalist to become next Camp Verde Marshal
- Cooling down in Camp Verde could cost more in coming year
- Commentary: Verde Valley baseball coaches shockingly lose coach of the year awards
- Cottonwood man arrested for heroin possession, intent to sell
- Cottonwood man arrested for assaulting, stabbing landlords
- Obituary: Veralee Bullard
- Local man arrested for alleged thefts at Cottonwood Cemetery
- Sedona Recycles to shut down Verde Valley service in June
- Oak Creek Canyon fire destroys log cabin
- Man arrested for burglary after arriving to update sex offender registration
- Commercial fire in Camp Verde; evacuations ordered in Tinder Fire
- Local wrestling coach sought for alleged sex crime
- Camp Verde schools to walk out Thursday, return to class on Monday
- Possible ‘changes to format’ of Fort Verde Days
- Crews respond to collision on 1-17
- 4 homes reportedly on fire in blaze near Prescott Valley
- Danny Howe changes Camp Verde Unified School District’s leadership
- School closures to continue as educators demand more funding
- Sheriff’s office seeking to identify human remains found near Verde River
- Second suspect arrested in Cornville counterfeit money operation