Former all-state runner Justine Sparks selected as new Marauder coach
COTTONWOOD – First, there was unbridled elation. Then, after a long pause, Jim Bostwick said, “That’s wonderful news.”
If the collapse of the historic Cuban Queen Bordello was a wake-up call for Jerome, the town’s new zoning chief is not letting the grass grow under his feet before another old building falls victim to neglect in the mountainside community.
Class does not begin at the five campuses of the Cottonwood-Oak Creek School District until Aug. 9.
CAMP VERDE -- A Phoenix man already being held in the Yavapai County Jail on a charge of first-degree murder now faces additional charges in an alleged murder-for-hire plot.
A study released this week by the Goldwater Institute and American Civil Liberties Union mirrors many of the concerns raised last month when the Cottonwood City Council renewed the contract of its magistrate.
COMPARING PAYCHECKS: Regional government wage study shows the bigger the agency, the bigger the salary
VERDE VALLEY – One consistent message in the Cottonwood Focus on Success Economic Development Strategic Plan is that there’s good money to be made locally by landing a government job.
Medical personnel were already and on scene and indicated the man had died. The man was still covered in bees, which required fire fighters to spray a foam agent over the area to kill/disperse the bees and render it safe to recover his body. Bee keepers also arrived to assist, said D’Evelyn.
Intergovernmental agreement calls for 70-30 division of V’ACTE funds for instructional purposes vs. administration
COTTONWOOD – The relationship between Mingus Union High School and the Valley Academy of Career and Technical Education is much like a rocky marriage.
COTTONWOOD -- Mingus Union High School has supplemented core academic programs for 32 years with a voter-approved budget override.
If consolidation is a marriage between school districts, then we’re seeing the first signs of a courtship between Mingus Union and Cottonwood-Oak Creek.