Kammie Kobyleski, the new Director of Alumni Relations at Yavapai College, steps into a position that’s new for her and new for the college.
Robert K. Barr, an award-winning executive chef who has worked as instructor, restaurant owner and resort administrator — and who has served as personal chef to Ray Charles, Reba McEntire and former Vice President Dan Quayle — has been selected as Yavapai College’s new Culinary and Hospitality Program Director.
Naomi Worob has been named to the Grinnell College Dean’s List for the spring semester 2018.
The Prescott Chapter of the University of Arizona Alumni Association has completed another year of fundraising, with all proceeds being used for scholarships for local area graduating seniors.
Recipients of the Purple Heart receive certificates and are honored at the Aug. 1, 2018, Yavapai County Board of Supervisors meeting in Prescott, Arizona.
Prescott High School 2018 graduate Charles Hicks held his first car show the weekend of July 14-15 at the PUSD District Office.
The Optimist Club of Yavapai County for the fifth year recognized outstanding youths from the quad-city area with its Youth Appreciation Evening on May 3 at the Prescott Valley Public Library.
Fire Engineer Jeremy Sarge was awarded the Sons of the American Revolution (SAR) Fire Safety Commendation Award on June 16, by the Prescott chapter, in recognition of his selection as the 2018 Prescott Fire Department First Responder of the Year.
Two new members — Leslie Horton of Prescott and Jodi Rooney of Prescott Valley — were elected to three-year terms on the Gardner Family Teachers Scholarship (GiFTS) board of directors during its May meeting.
U.S. Air Force Airman Colton M. Underwood graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
A celebration of 100-plus years of vitality, wisdom and love were shared with friends and family on Tuesday, June 5.
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Killiam D. Akans graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Private 1st Class Sheridan P. Fischer, son of Vic and Kay Fischer of Prescott, graduated from the United States Marine Corps boot camp at Marine Corps Recruit Depot San Diego on April 6 and completed Marine Combat Training on May 15.
Members of the State Bar of Arizona in Yavapai County have elected Sharon Marie Flack to serve as their representative on the Bar’s Board of Governors.
PVT2 Nicholas Foster has graduated Basic Combat Training at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri.
Roy Stiles, raised on California’s ocean shores, has felt the pull of the waves and the beauty of the sea his entire life.
Law Enforcement Academy
For 23 men and women, graduation from the Northern Arizona Regional Training Academy has made it more likely they will “become somebody’s hero and not even know it.”
Wendy Bridges, economic development coordinator for the City of Prescott, and Ben Hooper, economic development coordinator for the Town of Prescott Valley, have both been named winners of the Arizona Association for Economic Development’s (AAED) Economic Development Distinguished by Excellence (EDDE) Awards.
U.S. Air Force Airman Talon L. Van Sickle graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Alta Vista Senior Living hosted its first Chopped “Senior” Edition contest this past week.
The General George Crook Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) installed a new board of officers on May 16.
Song of the Pines is an award-winning barbershop chorus in the heart of Prescott.
Local business women Vickie Sheridan and Leah Gosik were among those honored at the 47th annual meeting of the Yavapai College Foundation held on May 9.
On Thursday, April 19, Betty Bourgault, Flag Chairman and Regent Sue Burk of the Yavapai Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR), presented the Arizona Society of the National DAR “Fly the Flag of the United States of America” certificate of award to the Yavapai Cemetery Association.
The Girls State Program, sponsored by the American Legion Auxiliary, is a citizenship training program for junior year high school students designed to teach the duties, privileges, rights and responsibilities of American citizenship.
- Prescott attorney’s body found in Montana
- Cleared for takeoff: Booking is underway for United Express flights from Prescott to Denver, L.A.
- Former bar manager arrested for allegedly selling meth out of Prescott hotel room
- Highlighting Prescott’s ‘well-kept secret’
- Obituary: Carol Springer
- Watch out for card skimming at the gas pump
- Highway 89 widening features new roundabout
- PVPD warns about imposter animal control officers
- Two Yavapai County men killed in plane crash
- Meet the candidates running for Justice of Peace, Constable in Yavapai County
- Why are flags at half-staff today, July 27, 2018
- Chino man pleads guilty to second degree murder of 10-year-old
- Domestic violence call ends in Prescott Valley man getting shot, air-lifted to Flagstaff
- Need2Know: SueAnn’s Apple Pan, Brown Bag Burger, Prescott Firehouse Subs, and Don Walters renamed EVP of Miramonte Homes
- Fatal crash along I-17 claimed life of Dewey resident
- Need2Know: Deano’s Sweet Potato Café closed again, could be sold; MOD Pizza coming to Prescott Valley; Premiere Wellness opens second location
- Prescott attorney’s body found in Montana
- Editorial: Prescott Police kick it in Lip Sync Challenge
- Don’t kill the tarantulas, they’re helping you, experts say
- Yavapai Casino temporarily closed to deal with security issue