Kayakers Lisa and Ted Abrams were paddling on Watson Lake Saturday morning when they heard the unexpected, and melodious sounds of voice and drums coming from the picnic grounds.
The year 1969 was an eventful time in American history: astronaut Neil Armstrong walked on the moon; Richard Nixon was inaugurated the 37th president of the United States; and 400,000 people attended the three-day Woodstock music festival that proved to be a pivotal cultural and musical phenomenon.
In the course of the last five years, the Prescott Unified School District Governing Board has had to make some tough decisions.
At the Prescott VA and Yavapai Regional Medical Center, recruiting and retaining doctors and other high-caliber medical professionals is a constant focus against a backdrop of shortages, particularly in the nation’s small and medium-sized towns and cities.
On the last Friday the 13th full moon for 30 years, several hundred adults and children roamed the grounds of the Heritage Park Zoological Sanctuary in Prescott with flashlights to get a chance to see up close everything from tarantulas and owls to a mountain lion and javelinas.
Brent and Phelecia Hatch are quick to say they are ordinary parents eager to help fellow parents navigate what can be as thrilling as a hot air balloon launch and agonizing as late night heartburn.
About 115 people attended The Pride of Prescott Marching Band, Orchestra and Color Guard Hawaiian luau fundraising event at the Holiday Courtyard and Grand Ballroom on Friday night, Sept. 13.
Prescott VA leaders on Wednesday defended the head of the medical center’s pharmacy department as someone they are confident is following the administration’s veteran-centric mission, dismissing suggestions that he is mistreating employees despite published allegations to the contrary.