Under the blazing hot sun and temperatures that hovered around and above the 100-degree mark, a number of kids participated in a British Soccer Camp at Posse Grounds Park from June 12 to June 16.
Coaches Glen Strachan, of Dundee, Scotland, and Alex Day, of Ipswich, England, led the camp that featured half-day and full-day participants.
With July 4 less than a week afterward, timing for the city of Sedona’s next concert performance is fitting.
The Posse Grounds Pavilion at Barbara Antonsen Memorial Park will be the site of a free concert featuring music of the Air National Guard Band of the Southwest. The event is set for Wednesday, June 28, from 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Spectators got an early glimpse of the Sedona Red Rock High School boys basketball team when it went 4-1 at the 2017 Cowboy Summer Shootout, hosted at Camp Verde High School on Friday and Saturday, June 16 and 17.
In some of first-year head coach Paul Bain’s first action at the helm, it began working on laying the foundation for the 2017-18 season when it played five games in two days.
As the city of Sedona nears the completion of its Transportation Master Plan, it invites the community to take a survey that seeks input on 14 potential strategies to improve traffic congestion and overall connectivity for vehicles, transit, bicyclists and pedestrians in Sedona.
The Sedona Swim Team hosted the 29th annual Sedona Splash swim meet, its only home meet of the summer, on Saturday and Sunday, June 17 and 18, at the Community Pool at Posse Grounds Park.
There were a disparate number of athletes between the top and bottom teams in the team standings; Sedona took fourth place overall with 568 points and about 25 athletes.
With a sea of red-shirted audience members looking on, the Sedona Fire District Governing Board made its recommendations in regard to a proposed bond that’s been discussed for months.
The board voted 3-2 in favor of moving forward with a $17.9 million bond, which will now go to the voters in November. Treasurer Corrie Cooperman and Chairman Ty Montgomery were the dissenting votes. Both said they were in favor of a bond but more in the area of $12.9 million.
Week three of the Sedona Adult Summer Softball League, played on Thursday, June 15, saw the two remaining undefeated teams left in the league face off with first place up for grabs.
A Day in the West [4-0] maintained its undefeated record after it doubled up on Red Rocks Rotary [3-1] 16-8. Other results forced Rotary out of second place, and changes came in the standings all the way down to sixth place.