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HUSD Teacher of the Month: Ms. Russell

I am very proud to present the HUSD VIP award for our Teacher of the Month for April to Jantina Russell.

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HUSD Student of the Week: Nick

Lake Valley Elementary has selected sixth-grade student, Nick Carbajal, as the HUSD Student of the Week.

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Ask the Contractor: Paint the fifth wall — the ceiling — for impact

The ceiling represents one-sixth of the space in a room

In all of the years that I’ve been writing ‘Ask the Contractor’ and answering questions from our community, never have I received a question about painting ceilings.

Corridor Calendar: Week of April 13, 2018

Priceless Prom Project is open on April 10, 16 and 20. Hours are 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at 122 N. Cortez St., third floor.

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Strategies for raising ‘little wounded people’

Subject of workshop on substance-exposed children

Whether in utero or through the environment, babies and children exposed to substances may exhibit challenging behavior and thought processes for the rest of their lives. Drugs — legal or illegal — can affect impulse control, moods, ability to soothe oneself, organization, memory, social cues, and how to process and express feelings.

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HUSD Student of the Week: Jackson

Jackson, the Student of the Week, is a kind and respectful third grader who loves to help his teacher and tutor other students.

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Substitute teacher brings speech contest to high school

Speaking in front of group a valuable skill to have

Robert Shegog, substitute teacher for the Humboldt Unified School District, noticed the high school offered no basic speech classes.

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Ask the Contractor: Construction industry offers well-paying careers

As the economy in Yavapai County recovers from the Great Recession — December 2007 – June 2009, with peak

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HUSD Student of the Week: Austin

Austin D. at Humboldt Elementary School is the Student of the Week.

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Prescott Valley FFA students win at Arizona career development events

AAEC Prescott Valley FFA students won two state FFA Career Development Event competitions March 2 at the University of Arizona campus.

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Ask the Contractor: HVAC tips for a comfy home, all summer long

We just purchased our first new home, and we are a bit concerned over the operation of our HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) system.

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Prescott Valley Police honor outstanding officers, personnel during annual banquet

Prescott Valley Police Department awarded outstanding officers and staff Friday evening, March 23, during its annual banquet at the Prescott Resort.

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HUSD Student of the Week: Harper

Harper Brooks is such a wonderful role model to her peers at Granville Elementary.

Corridor Calendar: Week of March 28, 2018

Corridor Calendar: Week of March 28, 2018

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An egg-citing time in Prescott Valley

Nathan Webb, 3, is intent on finding eggs at Prescott Valley’s 15th annual Eggstravaganza on Saturday, March 24, on the Civic Center Grounds.

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Ask the Contractor: For floor remodeling, carpet, hardwood or other?

Hardwood flooring is the top request of homebuyers and renters when looking for a home

We are remodeling our home. I want carpet; my husband wants wood.

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Eggstravaganza eggs-tra special family event

Saturday’s event includes egg hunt, arts festival

For the 15th year, the Town of Prescott Valley invites the public to partake of a fun event from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 24, on the Civic Center grounds.

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HUSD Student of the Week: Miley

Miley Kerivan from Coyote Springs Elementary is the HUSD Student of the Week. Miley strives to do and be her best, strengthening and honing her fifth-grade skill base AND helping to keep the classroom a positive, safe, welcoming culture of collaboration and learning.

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Ask the contractor: Workshop offers training in rainwater harvesting

Did you know that one inch of rain on a 1,000-square-foot roof can yield roughly 600 gallons of water?

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Police officers on assignment at PV charter school campus

Partnership with PVPD adds another link to safety

Even though teachers and staff at Prescott Valley School, a charter K-8 school, pride themselves on having a safe campus complete with security doors, locked gates and self-locking push bar exit doors, a new safety measure arrived on campus this month.

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HUSD Student of the Week: Jack

Congratulations to our HUSD Student of the Week, Jack.

Corridor Calendar: Week of March 14

St. Patrick’s Day at Meals on Wheels will be held Friday, March 16, with a “wearin’ of the green.” Serving starts at 11:30 a.m.

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Ask the contractor: Critters like to nibble landscaping

We are new to Prescott and “something” is eating our shrubs. We have never been faced with a plant-eating culprit and need some help.

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EPA getting close to cleanup options on Superfund site

Update includes some possibilities for tailings, smelter

The more urgent remediation from the effects of historical mining in Humboldt was the cleanup of residential yards that contained high levels of arsenic and lead.

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HUSD Teacher of the Month: Mr. Joshua Schreiner

Granville Elementary is honored and proud to recognize Mr. Joshua Schreiner as the February HUSD Certified Employee of the Month.