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Edna Kelly turns 105, celebrates with family and friends

Edna Kelly turned 105 on Feb. 6, and celebrated with family and friends at the Sungate Villa II Senior Community, 3870 N. Civic Drive NE in Prescott Valley.

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AAEC and FFA students attend Arizona FFA State Mid-Winter Career Development event

Arizona Agribusiness and Equine Center (AAEC) Future Farmers of America (FFA) students attended the Arizona FFA State Mid-Winter Career Development events at the ASU East Campus in December 2016, and earned top awards.

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P.E.O. Chapter DX selling Honey Baked Hams for Easter

P.E.O. Chapter DX is taking orders for Honey Baked Hams and Honey Baked Products including turkey breasts, side dishes, soup mixes, gourmet desserts, and gift certificates to be delivered to Prescott Thursday, April 13.

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Mary Mendenhall turns 100, celebrates with family

Mary Fern Mendenhall was born in Agatite, Texas, Jan. 28, 1917.

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Past presidents of the Prescott-Caborca Sister City committees meet

Recently, on a trip to Caborca, eight past-presidents of the Prescott-Caborca Sister City committees met at one event – a real occasion.

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Yavapai Chapter DAR gives back to the community

On Jan. 25, the Yavapai Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution members met and collected 359 pounds of nonperishable goods plus $50 in cash for the Yavapai County Food Bank.

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Arizona Pioneers’ Home Foundation meets, seeks more members to further its efforts

Melissa Ruffner was among a group of 17 active members of The Arizona Pioneers’ Home Foundation attending their monthly meeting, Thursday, Jan. 26, in the 1st Floor Stair Tower at The Arizona Pioneers’ Home, 300 S. McCormick St., Prescott.

Prescott resident Sierra Howard makes dean’s list

Prescott resident and Azusa Pacific University student Sierra Howard made the academic Deans’ List at APU.

Prescott Vette Sette Corvette Club donation provides automotive scholarships, equipment for Yavapai College students

PRESCOTT – The Yavapai College Foundation recently received a gift of $3,500 from the proceeds of the 10th annual Historic Prescott, Corvette Car Show, sponsored by the Prescott Vette Sette Corvette Club.

Jenna Chaffeur is recognized for academic excellence

Jenna Marie Chaffeur, Prescott High School Class of 2015, has been recognized by Paul Jagodzinski, Dean of the College of Engineering, Forestry and Natural Sciences at Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff.

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Guest speaker Robert Ward speaks to Daughters of the American Revolution

On Dec. 21, 2016, the ladies of the General George Crook Chapter of the DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) were delighted to host Planetary Science Field Researcher Robert Ward at their monthly meeting.

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Levi Korakas completes basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Levi M. Korakas graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

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Prescott Chapter of American Sewing Guild spends 900 hours sewing for charity

The Prescott Chapter of the American Sewing Guild has been very busy in 2016 with its commitment to help local charities and share their talents.

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Wreaths across America ceremony

On Dec. 17, 2016, the ladies of the General George Crook Chapter of the DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution) were delighted to attend the Wreaths across America ceremony.

Garcia, Mengarelli named to dean’s list

Lasell College in Newton, Massachusetts, recently named Caitlyn Garcia of Clarkdale, to the Lasell College Dean’s List for the Fall 2016 semester.

Area chess players with Prescott Chess Club earn honors

Thirteen area chess players battled over the chess board on Saturday, Jan. 7, at the Pine Cone. This U.S.

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Cliff Rose Ladies raise money for Stepping Stones

The annual raffle to support Stepping Stones was held Dec. 13 at the Antelope Hills Centennial Hall.

Prescott Superintendent’s Award Night

Prescott Unified School District Superintendent’s Award Night was held Jan. 12 in Hendrix Auditorium at Prescott Mile High Middle School.

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Christmas lights decorating contest was held Dec. 19

Prescott Police Chief Debbie Black, Prescott City Councilwoman Billie Orr and Prescott Valley Chamber President/CEO Marnie Uhl were judges for Alta Vista Senior Living’s annual balcony decorating contest on Monday, Dec. 19.

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Prescott Art Docents welcome new members

On Monday, Dec. 5, at its holiday luncheon, the Prescott Art Docents welcomed four new members to the nonprofit organization.

Local VA receives donation from Alta Vista Senior Living

On Friday, Dec. 9, Alta Vista Senior Living hosted a Christmas Bazaar open to the public and on hand were 26 crafters with different talents as over 100 people came to shop.

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DWPA gives Knight award named for 102-year-old cousin

Dawn Knight, one of the earliest members of the 28-year-old Democratic Women of the Prescott Area group, was recognized with a special award named after its 102-year-old founder, Jerry Emmett.

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Regional Communications Center earns certification

The Prescott Police Department is proud to announce that the Prescott Regional Communications Center has successfully completed the necessary criteria to become a certified member of the Missing Kids Readiness Project through the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC).

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AAUW recognizes outstanding, longtime members

Members of the American Association of University Women, Prescott Branch, celebrated the holidays in December at the Prescott Lakes Club House.

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Yavapai DAR honors vets – past & present

During the Christmas season, the Yavapai Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, had three occasions to show their support for veterans.