Today: Oct 24 , 2019
Yavapai County

Yavapai County

It was the need for warm feet that Americorp volunteers decided to tackle in a fun and innovative way through holding a Sock Hop.

The Community Firewood Effort

Outside temperatures were less than 40º on Saturday morning, but that didn't stop APS volunteers and many others from loading free firewood into the back of pickup trucks for needy families.
Debbie Stewart, founder of the popular newsletter for non-profit organizations in Prescott called, "By the Seat of My Pants" was recently honored by the Association for Fundraising Professionals (AFP).  Jim Robak, the President of the Northern Arizona chapter of the AFP nominated Stewart saying, "That newsletter Debbie puts out reaches over 500 non-profit organizations. That's their bloodline to find out everything they need to know."
For the past 15 years hundreds of pounds of sugar have walked into the Prescott Resort and Conference Center in the form of gingerbread: gingerbread houses, trains, dollhouses, casitas, toys, chateaus, churches, mansions, castles, Santa’s overflowing toy sack and even a 3-diminsional book with the characters spilling out.
The unidentified male prisoner in the Yavapai County jail was hunkered down behind a plastic shield, with a makeshift plastic knife held to the throat of the hostage.
On Saturday, November 24, the Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Copper Canyon Academy in Rimrock in reference to a student who was threatening staff members with a knife.