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“The board found her experience, educational philosophy and enthusiasm met our exceptionally high expectations set by the legacy of Dr. Colleen Smith.”

By Williams-Grand Canyon News August 9, 2022
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Make school bus transportation safer for everyone by following these practices:

By Williams-Grand Canyon News August 9, 2022
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Coconino County School Superintendent seeks candidates for open WUSD Governing Board seat
Appointment to immediately fill vacancy left after Herman Nixon's resignation Aug. 1

Coconino County Superintendent of Schools Cheryl Mango-Paget is currently seeking applicants for the position left open after Nixon’s resignation. Since Nixon was not up for re-election, his seat will be appointed by Mango-Paget.

August 9, 2022
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Heritage Charter School welcomed students back to school Aug. 1.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News August 9, 2022
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Another year begins at WUSD

By Wendy Howell August 9, 2022
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Coconino County School Superintendent seeks candidates for open WUSD Governing Board seat
Appointment to immediately fill vacancy left after Herman Nixon's resignation

Julia Pearson, John Romero and Larry Schug have submitted applications for the two vacant seats.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News August 2, 2022
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Williams Unified School District held registration this week

By Wendy Howell August 2, 2022
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Girls on the Run registration is now open for the 2022 season.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News August 2, 2022
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For hundreds of years people have hypothesized about the possible existence of life beyond Earth.

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Serving the Canyon: Scott Thybony honored with 2022 Pioneer Award
Greg and Judy Walker receive Grand Canyon Historical Society Hall of Fame Award

There are some who dig deeper than others and overflow in their commitment and contributions to a place or to a group of people.

By Loretta McKenney July 19, 2022
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Two years ago, while browsing in an antique shop, Statesville resident Kim Siegrist came across a cheap display case containing something very precious.

By Mike Fuhrman, Special to the Williams-Grand Canyon News July 19, 2022
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Dodder’s interest in the stars started at a young age, when he and his family would watch the night skies on camping trips in Canada.

July 12, 2022
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After spending almost his entire career as a public servant, the city of Williams honored outgoing mayor John Moore as the Grand Marshal of the Fourth of July parade.

July 12, 2022
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Isabella has been dropping off these kits for officers, deputies and troopers to use.

July 12, 2022
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All proceeds went toward Williams area Habitat for Humanity.

July 12, 2022
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Four new additions were recently introduced to the Bearizona Wildlife Park family.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News July 12, 2022
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On any given day in Ash Fork, Fayrene Hume is outside pulling weeds or picking up trash along the side of the roads.

By By Heide Brandes, Route Magazine July 5, 2022
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Chix on 66 cruises through Williams
Women motorcycle riders sponsored by Harley Davidson finish ride on Route 66 from Chicago to California

About 40 women participating in Chix on 66 cruised through Williams before finishing their June journey on Route 66.

By By MacKenzie Dexter, Special to the Williams-Grand Canyon News July 5, 2022
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In 1994, Camp and her husband went on a two-month camping trip through the Southwest, searching for a new place to call home.

By By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News July 5, 2022
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Celebrate Independence Day with a trip to one of Arizona’s state parks.

June 28, 2022
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It was a homecoming of sorts for NASA Mechanical Engineer Aaron Yazzie, who is Navajo and was born in Tuba City and raised in Holbrook.

By By Joe Giddens, Williams-Grand Canyon News June 28, 2022
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The 44th annual Arizona Cowpuncher’s Reunion Rodeo returned to Williams June 18-19.

June 21, 2022
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Khalees Peasley and Baylie Diaz create some sidewalk art with chalk June 15 in Williams.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News June 21, 2022
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Williams Lions spent May 21 picking up litter and other trash at Williams Cemetery and the west entrance of town.

June 14, 2022
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Williams teens heading to world bass championships
Daniel Rigo and Ricky Gonzalez to compete at Bass Federation Junior World Championship in Tennessee

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — They play baseball and plan to compete in football and basketball in high school, but right now, Williams eighth grade students Daniel Rigo and Ricky Gonzalez are heading to the Bass Federation Junior World Championship in Tennessee July 27-29, where they will represent the state of Arizona.

By Loretta McKenney June 14, 2022

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