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Local educators weigh in on Ducey funding plan

SAFFORD - Gov. Doug Ducey's plan to fund public education is getting a welcome reception in the Gila Valley. Pima Unified School District Superintendent Sean Rickert and Safford Unified School District Superintendent Ken Van Winkle both told Eastern Arizona Courier they support Ducey's education fun

EASTERN ARIZONA COURIER - 2018-01-17 07:00:00

Hospital Auxiliary elects new officers

SAFFORD - On Monday, Jan. 8, in the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall in Safford, the Auxiliary of Mt. Graham Regional Medical Center held its annual luncheon meeting to install new officers for 2018. The tasty meal of grilled chicken, mashed potatoes and winter vegetables, followed by a

EASTERN ARIZONA COURIER

Willcox BP agents halt human smuggling attempt

On the last Saturday of 2017, Willcox Border Patrol agents arrested a Sierra Vista man and two illegal immigrants at the State Route 90 immigration checkpoint, near Whetstone. The agent working the primary inspection lane referred a Dodge Stratus and its 45-year-old driver to secondary inspection af

ARIZONA RANGE NEWS

Teen goes viral with unique 'Star Wars' videos

Dani Ochoa, a 19-year-old Pima Community College student whose "Star Wars" videos have drawn hundreds of thousands of views online. Villarreal, Phil Dani Ochoa TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Dani Ochoa, a 19-year-old Pima Community College student whose "Star Wars" videos have drawn hundreds of thousands of

KGUN 9

Reagan fire scorches nearly 60 acres

The Reagan fire, 10 miles northwest of Willcox, was 100-percent contained as of Friday afternoon. Believed to be human-caused, the fire burned 56 acres of grasses and brush, according to the Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management website. More than 60 firefighters battled the blaze, afte

ARIZONA RANGE NEWS

Willcox firefighters douse trailer fire on Fort Grant Road

The Willcox Volunteer Fire Department douses a trailer fire in front of TA on Fort Grant Road in the early hours of Sunday morning. The Willcox Volunteer Fire Department douses a trailer fire in front of TA on Fort Grant Road in the early hours of Sunday morning. Willcox Volunteer Firefighters fough

ARIZONA RANGE NEWS

Armed man in custody, multiple agencies investigating shooting

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - The Pima Community College maintenance and security office was on lockdown Wednesday afternoon after shots were fired in the area. Multiple agencies are responding to the area near Country Club and Valencia. Police have taken a Hispanic man wearing a white and blue shirt describe

KGUN 9

Letter to the Editor: Thank you from the Salvation Army

Editor: Dear bell ringers, yay, it's over! You all were so awesome. Thank you to the Methodist Church members, Extended Hands Ministries, First Baptist Church, Future Farmers of America, LCD Sorority and the Willcox Police Department. These were the clubs, churches and groups that rang the red kettl

ARIZONA RANGE NEWS

Maysville man given 25-year prison sentence in rape case

A Hall County jury found a Maysville man guilty Friday on charges of rape and aggravated child molestation of a girl under the age of 10, according to court documents. Randy Travis Brigham, 27, was convicted on all four counts brought against him. He was given a 25-year prison sentence. Following th

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-16 19:52:00

1 Dead, 1 Injured In Weekend Dacula Mobile Home Fire

DACULA, GA - One man died and another was seriously injured during a mobile home fire in Dacula over the weekend in the 2000 block of Fence Road, NE. Firefighters responded Saturday, at 1:32 p.m., to a passerby report of a mobile home fire with a person trapped inside and flames coming from the home

PATCH - 2018-01-16 14:21:45

Gov. Deal declares State of Emergency declared for 83 counties ahead of winter weather

Governor Nathan Deal has issued a state of emergency for nearly a third of the counties in Georgia ahead of expected severe winter weather. Deal issued the notice late Tuesday for 83 counties spanning much of central and north Georgia in response from the latest updates from the National Weather Ser

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-17 06:40:00

Drug bust yields 1,100 grams of weed

JOHNS CREEK, Ga. - Johns Creek, Forsyth County and Milton law enforcement officers found over 1,100 grams of marijuana and THC products Jan. 5 after searching an Alpharetta home. The officers also discovered 4.3 grams of psychedelic mushrooms. The bust came as part of an investigation by the Forsyt

FORSYTHHERALD.COM - 2018-01-17 08:00:00

Authorities: Gainesville man accused of child molestation

A Gainesville man is accused of molesting a 12-year-old girl in Hall County, according to authorities. Timothy Lucas Rink, 17, was charged with child molestation. He was booked Monday in to the Hall County Jail, where he is being held on a $13,950 bond, according to the online jail database. Hall Co

GAINESVILLE TIMES - 2018-01-17 03:51:00

Georgia man arrested after puppy freezes to death, police say

CORNELIA, Ga. - A man from Habersham County has been arrested after police say he left a young puppy out on his porch during freezing weather. Bobby Kyle Nelms, a 20-year-old resident of Cornelia, was arrested by police and animal control officers for the charge of aggravated cruelty to animals Acco

FOX32CHICAGO.COM - 2018-01-16 18:19:00

Untold Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stories heard from Auburn Ave.

We asked 'What's your untold story about Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.?' and this is what you said. Hundreds of people lined the sidewalk outside 501 Auburn Avenue to get a glimpse of where it all began. Before the bus boycott in Montgomery and the sit-ins in Birmingham. Before the March on Washingt

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-16 02:32:00

One of two Gwinnett officers injured in helicopter crash back at work

One of two Gwinnett County police pilots who were injured last fall in a helicopter crash has returned to work, officials have confirmed. Officer George McLain returned to work as a pilot in the police department's Aviation Unit Jan. 10, Cpl. Michele Pihera said. McLain spent months recovering at ho

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-01-16 21:02:00

Pair hit with meth charges after explosion in Oneida

CITY OF ONEIDA - Multiple people were evacuated after a meth lab explosion on Madison Street in Oneida on Monday. Two residents have been taken into custody for cooking methamphetamine, according to law enforcement officials. Police said they responded to a reported explosion at 168 Madison St. on M

ROMESENTINEL.COM - 2018-01-16 19:54:00

Man taken to hospital after Madison County house fire

CHITTENANGO, N.Y. -- A Chittenango man was taken to the hospital after his house became engulfed in flames, said Chittenango Fire Department chief John Morgan. When Morgan arrived at 111 Richmond Circle, he found the man on the front lawn of his house. Morgan didn't know the extent of the man's inj

SYRACUSE.COM - 2018-01-17 04:40:39

Rome man accused of stealing $17.5G from eBay buyer

ROME - A Rome man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly took $17,500 for a Bobcat skid-steer sale and never gave the buyer the equipment, the New York State Police said. Cody Madonia, 25, was arrested and charged with third-degree grand larceny, police said. The arrest followed an investigati

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 16:42:39

New Hartford considers moving town offices to The Orchard

NEW HARTFORD - The town is considering the possibility of moving municipal offices to the former Gander Mountain building - an effort that could consolidate services and potentially save the town money. Gander Mountain - an outdoors retailer - filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy early last year and clos

OBSERVER-DISPATCH - 2018-01-16 10:08:00