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Middle School now Community School

COTTONWOOD – Tuesday, the Cottonwood-Oak Creek School Board unanimously voted to support Principal Matt Schumacher’s recommendation to rename his school Cottonwood Community School.

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Cottonwood-Oak Creek board sets boundaries for realigned schools

COTTONWOOD As Cottonwood-Oak Creek’s leadership explored the possibility of realigning three of its schools into two K-8 schools, information was solicited from families who would be affected by a change in the schools.

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Martin hopes to select new police chief before Memorial Day

CAMP VERDE – Russ Martin said that by May 25, he would like to name the Town of Camp Verde’s next marshal.

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Mingus again takes no action on consolidation

COTTONWOOD – Three members of the Mingus Union School Board were the proverbial this close that they would vote against consolidation with the Cottonwood-Oak Creek School District.

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Summer fun begins May 26 at Camp Verde Heritage Pool

CAMP VERDE – Memorial Day weekend in Camp Verde means the start of Camp Verde’s annual pool season.

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Groseta group ‘very pleased’ that Gov. Ducey signed off on SB 1254

COTTONWOOD – Andy Groseta and his Committee for Better Upper Verde Valley Schools – 2018 have referred to SB 1254 as “voter empowerment legislation.”

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Camp Verde Class of 1998 to contribute $1,000 to this year’s senior scholarship assembly

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.

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Cooling down in Camp Verde could cost more in coming year

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.

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Brian Armstrong finalist to become next Camp Verde Marshal

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.

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For Deborah Allen, the fourth time is the charm.

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