Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Miami School Board Executive Session on Wednesday

The Miami School Board will have an Executive Session on Wednesday beginning at 6:30pm in the Miami High School Library

Miami Hardscrabble Program to Discuss 'Lost Treasures and Spanish Gold'

Lost treasures and Spanish Gold is the topic of the Miami Hardscrabble presentation Wednesday at the Bullion Plaza Cultural Center and Museum.

Dik Mickle will delve into the stories and myths of treasure in Arizona’s early history. It starts at 6:30pm.

There is no charge and light refreshments will be served following the program.

Gila County Health Department Will Have Flu Vaccines October 1

The Gila County Health Department will offer flu vaccines beginning October 1. The vaccines will be available for infants to adults under the age of 65. Bring your insurance cards. A $25 fee may be assessed for adults.

The vaccine for those 65 and older will be available in upcoming weeks. Those with Medicare Part B will receive flu vaccines at no cost.

For more information call the Gila County Health Department at 402-8811.

Police Log

Last night Globe Police arrested 26 year old Albert Pacheco for domestic violence/disorderly conduct and assault after a disturbance on East Prickley Pear Drive.

Two juveniles  were arrested for shoplifting at a business on Jess Hayes Road.

43 year old Martin Cassadore was arrested for disorderly conduct at a business on East Ash Street.

32 year old Adam Garcia was arrested on a failure to comply warrant for hit and run.

A report of threats was taken at a business on Sutherland.

The Gila County Narcotics Task Force arrested 54 year old Jody Herrera on a child support warrant.

Deputies took a theft report on Central Avenue and a report of harassment at August Hills Mobile Home Park.


Wanda Lee Hickman of Globe passed away September 11. She was 86. She is survived by 5 children, including Bob Hickman and Patti Casillas of  Globe; 10 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.
A Memorial Service for Wanda Hickman will be held Saturday (September 21) at 10:am at St. John’s Episcopal Church.
Memorial donations may be made to The Crossing Hospice or the High Desert Humane Society.

Supervisors Meet Today

The Gila County Board of Supervisors meets this morning (Tuesday) at 10:00.

The Supervisors will proclaim September 24 to be National Voter Registration Day in Gila County.

They will consider submitting comments to the US Fish and Wildlife Service about the Proposed Revision to the Nonessential Experimental Population of the Mexican Wolf and the implementation of a Management Plan.

Monday, September 16, 2013

Haunted House Planning Meeting Change

The Haunted House planning meeting that was scheduled for this Saturday at the Globe Public Library has been changed to Wednesday at 6:30pm.

For information about volunteering, donations or other questions about the Halloween Haunted House, call the library at 425-6111.

GCC is Forming a Choir

The Gila Community College Gila Pueblo Campus is forming  a Choir that will perform throughout the community at special events.

To join the GCC Choir or to learn more about it, call the Gila Pueblo Campus at 425-8481.

Everyone is welcome to participate.

Boys and Girls Club Day for Kids

The Globe Branch of the East Valley Boys and Girls Clubs will have their annual Day for Kids event this Saturday (September 21) at the Gila County Fair.

They’ll have games and sports, a coloring contest, snacks and beverages, and a chance to win fun prizes.

Look for the signs at the Fair that will direct you to the Day for Kids booth.

For more information about the Globe Branch of the East Valley Boys and Girls Clubs, call 928-793-3926.

Charles A. Bejarano School Family Night and Book Fair

The Charles A. Bejarano Elementary School Book Fair is going on this week, every day from 7:30am to 3:30pm in the library. 

They’re selling raffle tickets for a basket filled with $100 worth of books and other items. Raffle tickets are $2 each or 6 for $10.

Family Night is tomorrow (Tuesday) from 5:30 to 7:pm at Charles Bejarano School.

Police Log

Nobody was hurt in a two vehicle collision Friday afternoon on East Ash.

Yesterday Globe Police arrested 20 year old Anne Nunez, 59 year old Alejandra Nunez and 31 year old Edward Nunez for organized retail theft.

43 year old Martin Cassadore was arrested on a Payson warrant for disorderly conduct.

On Saturday Globe Police arrested two people after a disturbance at a business on Highway 60. 48 year old William Salter was charged with shoplifting and disorderly conduct. 66 year old William Lockwood was arrested on a failure to appear warrant for shoplifting.

21 year old Matthew Walters was arrested for domestic violence/assault and disorderly conduct Friday night at a business on East Ash.

27 year old Miles Cavey of Mesa was arrested for domestic violence/disorderly conduct  after a disturbance at a residence on East Carico.

43 year old Kyle Cook was arrested for causing a disturbance at a business on Highway 60.

72 year old Robert Garrett was arrested Friday for threats and intimidation.

29 year old Scott Victor was arrested on a failure to comply warrant for criminal damage.

Officers are investigating burglaries on North Broad Street and on Third Avenue; criminal damage at a residence on Pinaleno Pass and at a business on Escudilla; and a report of  trespassing on Devereaux Street

Yesterday the Gila County Sheriff’s Office arrested 23 year old Christopher Keller on a child support warrant and a warrant for possession of drug paraphernalia.

31 year old Peter Martinez was arrested on a failure to appear warrant for shoplifting

22 year old Mika Worley was cited and released for no mandatory insurance.

Deputies took reports of a missing person taken at a residence on Beer Tree; domestic incidents in Six Shooter Canyon and on Roberts Drive; criminal damage to a residence on Weavers Circle; theft reports taken in Claypool, on Waliman Road, Railroad Avenue, and in Miami Gardens; and fraud reports taken on Roberts Drive and on Bixby.