A local foundation is taking steps to improve the teacher shortage in Yavapai County by increasing its pledge to support qualified scholarship applicants. Yavapai County ...
Connie Meeks prides herself on being a country girl. She lives on a dirt road on the prairie north of Prescott Valley; she teaches others ...
Real success in the business and professional world requires far more than just academic and technical skills. That is the message from senior vice president ...
Experts say there is more to financial health than simply how much income individuals generate in a given year. It has a lot to do ...
Prescott has earned many accolades in 2017, including being named a great place to live and having its downtown recognized as a great destination. In ...
Ready for the New Year? Feeling overwhelmed with your current day-to-day tasks? Feeling guilty about what you don’t accomplish? Afraid to make those New Year resolutions because there is just not enough time? Everyone feels these types of feelings at some time or another or in some cases…always. In an effort to simplify the day-to-day, […]
Thrusting his hand out in warm handshake, he smiles broadly. “Hi, I’m Harold Viehweg. Thanks for all you do for the community.” That is a pretty typical greeting most people get when they meet Viehweg in his tightly-organized, uncluttered ground-floor office in the Prescott Chamber of Commerce building on Goodwin Street. Not everyone who enters […]
NAU had many reasons to celebrate in 2017. Our outstanding faculty and staff and our strong degree programs placed us in the top 2.9 percent of degree-granting higher education institutions in the world, according to rankings from the Center for World University Rankings. Our team’s dedication earned our university a higher education civic engagement award […]
Some people are entirely convinced that the devices we carry around with us or that are popping up in homes everywhere are surreptitiously activating their microphones and listening to our conversations. It’s the only way, they contend, that your Facebook feed could suddenly show you posts regarding the latest kitchen gadget the same night you […]
Jodi Rooney, a member of the Prescott Valley Town Council, has been named 2017-2018 Woman of the Year by the Metropolitan Phoenix Chapter of Women in Transportation (WTS). From 2010 until recently, Rooney served as the Arizona Department of Transportation’s local public agency section manager. She was credited with being the architect for the ADOT […]
Legend has it the first Louisville Slugger was built by teenager Bud Hillerich in his father’s woodworking shop to help a major league baseball player who was in a hitting slump. More than a century later, another innovator – engineer Martin Martinez – added to the bat’s folklore by applying computerized simulation to build a […]
Do you have a financial plan set up to protect your loved ones after you pass away? With a well-thought-out life insurance plan, you can do just that. The purpose of life insurance is to help provide a measure of financial well-being for your family and loved ones when you are no longer there. With […]
One of the most difficult situations in which to hear well is to hear one person in a group of loud-spoken people. Not hearing well in the company of friends and family is a quality of life issue. Without the ability to hear what is going on, you tend to withdraw and become isolated. Rather […]