Reading by poet Christopher Merrill on Friday
Journalist, poet and memoirist Christopher Merrill brings to Prescott his far-ranging travels and experience as a cultural diplomat at the Literary Southwest reading at 7 p.m., Friday, Feb. 23, in the Yavapai College Library Community Room (Building 19, Room 147).
It would mean a dramatic loss of millions of dollars if voters do not approve extending the 20-year, quarter-cent sales tax that helps pay to operate the existing Yavapai County jail in the Verde Valley.
Prescott woman gives chocolate after latest school shooting
Just over five years ago, Sandra Zerner found herself wanting to do something to counteract feelings of despair she experienced when she learned of the shooting of 20 schoolchildren in Newtown, Connecticut.
Politics, religion the most important things to talk about, AZ Rep chairman says
“Why are you a Republican?” guest speaker Jonathan Lines, chair of the Arizona Republican Party, asked the audience at the Wednesday, Feb. 14, Republican Women of Prescott’s luncheon meeting, held at the Prescott Resort.
Some residents have more options than others
Depending on where one lives in the Quad Cities, garbage and recycling options vary, from “one size fits all” to two separate bins, to hauling it to the landfill yourself.
The biggest issue facing Yavapai County School Superintendent Tim Carter when he took office in 2005 was the lack of technology at many school sites in the county, he said.
Plans for mapping, search and rescue, law enforcement
The Town of Prescott Valley has its own unmanned aircraft system — a drone — and staff soon will be certified to fly it for a variety of uses approved by Town Council members at their Jan. 25 meeting.
‘This is not about anti-choice. This is about a fair playing field.’ — Rosemary Agneessens
The schools featured in the documentary, “Backpack Full of Cash” — shown Monday, Feb. 5, at Prescott Mile High Middle School — were mainly in Philadelphia and New Jersey.
Too few students in the Yavapai County Transition School resulted in a shortfall of $75,000 this fiscal year.
What happens if…?
An employee makes a lewd comment to a coworker. His or her gender doesn’t matter, nor the gender of the person on the receiving end.