At its May 8 meeting, the Lake Montezuma Women’s Civic Club (LMWCC) awarded its 2018 scholarship of $1,000 to Camp Verde High School senior Kayla Madison Brann.
The phrase person of many hats must have been coined by someone who knew what Karin Ward would become. Superintendent at Beaver Creek School District since 2004, Ward is also the school’s business manager.
Wednesday, Beaver Creek School promoted 42 students in the school’s multi-purpose building.
It’s been 10 years since Chip Norton retired. Though most folks who know him couldn’t say what he did by way of gainful employment, it’s his post-career career as a volunteer that has made him a household name in the Verde Valley.
Hans Burnett facing felony charges after allegedly forging drinking water bacteria test results
An Arizona grand jury has indicted former Cottonwood employee Hans Burnett after an investigation revealed he allegedly forged drinking water bacteria test results, according to a news release by Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich.
Each year, in June, the Arizona Game and Fish Commission awards Special Big Game License Tags, sometimes called Commissioners’ tags, to selected 501(c)(3) wildlife conservation organizations who are charged to market and sell those tags to raise funds for Arizona’s wildlife.
At 9 a.m. Saturday, McGuireville will celebrate Memorial Day with its fifth annual Memorial Day Tractor and Engine Show.
This year’s graduating class tripled that figure – and then some – with total this year of $2,047,059.
Join the Camp Verde Community Library Wednesday, June 6, 6 p.m., in the Fireside Room for a special musical performance by Tthe Jerome Ukulele Orchestra to kick off the 2018 Libraries Rock! Summer Reading Program.
What’s Happening in the Verde Valley
One-quarter percent tax extended for 20 years
An overwhelming 76 percent of Yavapai County voters agree: The jail tax should go on as it has for nearly two decades.
At 11:30 a.m. Thursday in the Philip England Center for the Performing Arts, Camp Verde High School will hold its annual scholarship and awards ceremony.
Town budget includes rate increases for Heritage Pool, hourly rate for commercial public records requests
The Town of Camp Verde is asking council to approve rate increase for both adults and children on a per-visit, multi-visit and season passes, as well as family passes, swim lessons and pool rentals.
Town Manager to interview candidates
Brian Armstrong is a finalist to become the Town of Camp Verde’s new chief of police, Town Manager Russ Martin announced Monday.
5th annual Memorial Day Tractor & Engine Show planned May 26
Antique tractors and engines along with rusty iron enthusiasts from across the state will converge on McGuireville to celebrate the 5th annual McGuireville, Memorial Day Tractor and Engine Show Saturday, May 26th, beginning at 9 a.m.
School board to hold 5 p.m. work session Monday to review information collected for possible expansion of curriculum
At this time, Beaver Creek School District Superintendent Karin Ward said she is “not sure what our directions will be.”
Local hospital earns top marks in national study
The Verde Valley Medical Center has a new leader and five shiny new stars.
Check out this week in photos by VNI staff.
Poquito Valley, Antelope Meadows under mandatory evacuation
A Code Red evacuation message was sent out to residents in the Viewpoint and Poquito Valley neighborhoods Friday, May 11, as a wildland fire, driven by strong winds, ripped through the area.
Members of the public rally for .65 percent increase
As Cottonwood continues to look at options to resolve a more than $1.5 million deficit through a budget balancing process, scenarios of a potential sales tax increase are currently being discussed.
A federal judge won't overturn a law that makes it a felony to bring someone else's early ballot to a polling place.
Saturday, May 1, marked the 26th anniversary of one of America’s great days of giving - the National Association of Letter Carriers Stamp Out Hunger food drive.
With 25 recent sign-ups, Camp Verde Promotions is about half-way to its goal of Fort Verde Days volunteers, according to Trish Peterson, president of the Camp Verde volunteer group. But the big news coming out of Camp Verde Promotions is that other than the three-day carnival, Fort Verde Days will this year be a two-day event, from Oct. 12-13.
The Arizona Supreme Court has agreed to decide whether the Hopi tribe can try to block the use of treated effluent to make snow on the San Francisco Peaks.
Undeterred by opposition from his own party, Gov. Doug Ducey is determined to make another bid this coming year to let parents and school officials ask judges to take guns away from people who are a danger to themselves or others -- assuming he’s still governor.
- Sedona Recycles to remove bins in Camp Verde June 1
- Camp Verde High School graduates receive more awards, scholarships than previous year
- Commentary: Verde Valley baseball coaches shockingly lose coach of the year awards
- Man arrested for burglary after arriving to update sex offender registration
- Sedona Recycles to shut down Verde Valley service in June
- Martin hopes to select new police chief before Memorial Day
- Camp Verde’s Decker signs with Loras College in Iowa
- Traffic passable, but delayed, following two-car crash on AZ 260 and Fir in Cottonwood
- Sedona investigation results in felony indictment against couple charge in sexual abuse of 7-year-old girl
- One person seriously injured in Perkinsville Road rollover
- 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
- Second suspect arrested in Cornville counterfeit money operation
- Sheriff’s office seeking to identify human remains found near Verde River