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Motivation, time management, supportive friends lead to high school success, Bradshaw top grads say

Earning scholarships for loan-free education helps

Time management more than anything is what four graduating seniors said helped most during their four years at Bradshaw Mountain High School.

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People & Places: ‘Don’t sell yourself short’ message given to girls at Sister to Sister luncheon

Chief Deborah Black of the Prescott Police Department told a group of young women she never aspired to be a leader.

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How are teachers spending their 5-day contract extension?

Mostly with professional development, training

At Bradshaw Mountain High School, Principal Kort Miner said the five-day extension to the Humboldt Unified School District’s school calendar will be filled with teachers working on new programs and training, planning with their content teams, checking the master schedule for next year, and cleaning and organizing their classrooms.

Elementary students to get new language arts books after 12 years

Research, pilot studies, training, field trips to other districts, and a meeting with publishers narrowed the choices for a language arts curriculum for students at Humboldt Unified School District to two: McGraw-Hill’s Ready Wonders for grades K-6, and Pearson’s ReadyGen My Perspectives for grades 9-12.

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Agua Fria River easement donated to Central Arizona Land Trust for preservation

Dewey-Humboldt resident offers 20 acres; no development allowed on property

It was 21 years ago that Garry and Denise Rogers purchased about 16 acres near the Agua Fria River in Dewey-Humboldt.

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People & Places: Marshmallow fling, planetarium, electric vehicles, all part of science festival

Embry-Riddle hosts science, math students April 21

Twelve students from the Prescott Valley School STEM Club (science, technology, engineering, math) attended the Arizona SciTech Fest at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University April 21.

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Are you ready to rock?

30 bands take the stage this weekend in Prescott Valley’s Music Festival

For two days, on two stages, the Prescott Valley Music Festival will rock the town Saturday and Sunday, May 19-20 at the Theater on the Green, Civic Center Stage, 7501 E. Civic Circle.

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Walkout effects: HUSD teachers to be held after school

Arizona state statutes require public schools to provide students with 175 days of instruction.

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People & Places: Pregnant woman unable to lift sick dog and drive to vet

PVPD animal control officer goes above and beyond to help

Amelia Lundgren found herself in a quandry April 18.

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‘Wizard of Oz’ theme for PV Days this weekend

5K Run, Beer and Margarita Garden, Folkloric dancers, fire shows May 10-13

Prescott Valley Days celebrates the community with a plethora of events beginning Thursday, May 10, when the Sun Valley Rides Carnival opens in the Entertainment District, and continuing until about 7 p.m. Sunday, May 13, when the Carnival closes.

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