Bill Helm


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Mingus Union coaches Bob Young, Tim McKeever resign

Erick Quesada named new baseball coach as school to search for new football coach

Both Young and McKeever had already announced they were leaving Mingus Union, but Thursday was the district governing board’s opportunity to recognize the coaches for their contributions to the school.

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Valley Academy sends fire science, construction students to SkillsUSA competition

Seven of the Verde Valley’s career and technical education students recently placed in the SkillsUSA competition for Region 4 competitors.

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Wellness comes first at Rimrock’s Emerald Waves Healing

At Rimrock’s newest business, there are no set hours, says Christine Frydenborg Dargon.

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Camp Verde School Board welcomes back Bob Simbric

At their Tuesday, March 13 regular meeting, Camp Verde Unified School District’s governing board members welcome Bob Simbric back to the board.

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How pie is divided not as important as ‘size of the pie’

Verde Valley’s education leaders weigh in on Auditor General’s classroom spending report

If someone takes away your Thanksgiving dinner plate but later gives you back the roll and butter, you’re still going hungry.

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Wischmeyer lawsuit against Camp Verde on hold

Judge Kottke encourages parties to find ‘usable solution’

Yavapai County Superior Court Judge Christopher Kottke told Camp Verde residents John and Cheri Wischmeyer, and the defendant, Camp Verde Mayor Charlie German, that what a buffer is and what it is meant to be isn’t just a matter of seeing things differently.

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Former marshal will not seek reinstatement

Nancy Gardner resigns as Camp Verde’s police chief

CAMP VERDE – Former Camp Verde Marshal Nancy Gardner will not seek reinstatement, the Town of Camp Verde announced Tuesday morning in a press release.

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Simbric returns to Camp Verde School Board

Former longtime board member to replace Christine Schneider

CAMP VERDE – Nearly two years ago, then 72-year-old Bob Simbric announced his retirement from Camp Verde Unified School District’s governing board.

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Physical Education teacher, American Heritage Academy, Camp Verde

CAMP VERDE – Deanell Gregory says the thing she most likes about the education field is the diversity of the students. Gregory, in her second year at Camp Verde’s American Heritage Academy, taught science, health and physical education for the previous nine years in China.

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Spring Heritage Pecan and Wine Festival now in its 18th year

CAMP VERDE – The 18th annual Spring Heritage Pecan and Wine Festival is a weekend of fun for folks with just about any particular taste.

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