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Principal retiring after 3 decades
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Wednesday, 23 April 2014 12:58
After years of working for the Camp Verde Unified School District, Camp Verde Elementary School Principal Debi Pottorff will be retiring at the end of this school year.

Pottorff has worked for the elementary school for 28...

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SWAT, firefighters respond to fictional gunman on college campus
Written by Administrator   
Thursday, 17 April 2014 15:45
Cadets from Yavapai College’s Verde Valley Fire Academy and students from the college’s EMT class teamed up with members from various local emergency response agencies to conduct a joint training exercise recently at...

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Fake accident leaves impression
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 15:06

Local news covered a tragic story last week.The “victim’s” body is put on a gurney, as the specter of Death looms over, in a macabre bit of theater, meant to teach a lesson to students on Thursday, April 10, at Mingus Union High School. Cottonwood firefighters and police narrated a mock fatal crash caused by drunk driving. The mock accident was laid out as part of the Every 15 Minutes campaign.
Following a celebration after a dance, an SUV collided with a sedan on Mingus Avenue. Both vehicles were filled with students.

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War history comes alive at fort
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 14:47
The Confederacy and the Union joined forces for a short time this weekend at Fort Verde State Historic Park for the History of the Soldier on Saturday and Sunday, April 12 and 13. A few British redcoats were around to help...

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USFS bans glass from Fossil Creek
Written by Ron Eland   
Thursday, 10 April 2014 14:07

As the temperature rises, so does the number of visitors to some of the most popular spots along Fossil and Oak creeks.The Forest Service banned glass containers along the banks of Fossil Creek or Oak Creek beginning Tuesday, April 1, to prevent  injuries to people walking or wading with bare feet.

And while users of these areas are welcomed, glass containers are not.

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Town may rename Finnie Flat Road
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Thursday, 10 April 2014 14:01

The Camp Verde Town Council opened discussion last week about whether or not to change the name of Finnie Flat Road to Main Street.When headed toward Camp Verde from Interstate 17 along State Route 260, Finnie Flat Road is the first road that will take drivers into town. Finnie Flat eventually turns into Main Street, and Main Street continues until it intersects again with State Route 260, forming a big horseshoe. Camp Verde is  contemplating renaming Finnie Flat Road to Main Street.

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Today is the day to aid nonprofits
Written by Administrator   
Wednesday, 09 April 2014 11:02

Arizona Gives Day is finally here, allowing Arizonans the chance to give to the local and state causes of their choice via the Arizona Gives website.Arizona Gives Day

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Assembly shows there are many kinds of heroes
Written by Mark Lineberger   
Wednesday, 09 April 2014 10:54

At an assembly last week at Mingus Union High School  demonstrated to sudents that heroes come in many forms.

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