Parent tells Globe police they forgot gun was in child's backpack before sending them to school
GLOBE, Ariz. — The Globe Police Department recently seized a gun found in a young student's backpack at Copper Rim Elementary School. On Nov. 27, the school's administrators contacted police after finding a firearm in a backpack belonging to a student under the age of 8. A staff member noticed the gun while placing a note for the child's parents in the backpack.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Puppies Today in globe, AZ
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near globe.
Dudleyville: A Haunting Glimpse into Connecticut's Forgotten Mining Past
In the heart of Connecticut's Dark Entry Forest, the ghost town of Dudleyville stands as a spectral monument to a once vibrant mining community of the late 1800s. Its brief flourish during the mining boom came to an abrupt end as the ore veins were exhausted, leaving behind the silent husk of a town that time has all but forgotten. Today, the remnants of Dudleyville beckon the curious, offering a haunting journey through a history entwined with legend and mystery.
Firearm Found in Young Student's Backpack Raises Safety Concerns at Arizona School
In an alarming event that has highlighted crucial firearm safety concerns, a firearm was discovered in the backpack of a student under the age of 8 at Copper Rim Elementary School in Globe, Arizona. The incident occurred on November 27, when a school staff member, while inserting a note intended for the child’s parents, found the gun. Authorities from the Globe Police Department were immediately alerted by the school's administrators.
Globe's Rescheduled 'Hometown Holiday' Weekend: Exciting Events on December 8th and 9th
The 'Hometown Holiday' First Friday Event, initially planned for an earlier date, has been rescheduled to December 8, 2023, due to weather concerns. The event will occur in Globe from 3:00 - 7:00 PM. It will include over 100 vendors, a snow globe photo booth, a community tree lighting, and caroling. Attendees are invited to participate in the singing.
Have Snow Much Fun at Superior's Winter Festival on Dec. 9 and 10!
Save the date for the Winter Festival, a two-day celebration of winter's enchantment and community on Dec. 9 and 10 from 1 to 5 p.m. at the Superior Community Center (1500 Coalton Road). The Town of Superior and Superior Chamber of Commerce are excited to bring joy and cheer to the community with this new free event.
Christmas time is here
The Christmas season in Globe kicked off on Saturday with a visit to the Train Depot by Santa, Mrs. Claus and a troupe of helpful elves. Children flocked to the event, held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., to share their Christmas wish lists with Santa, have their pictures taken and take a ride in the town’s vintage fire truck.
Canine compassion grief support Dec. 7 at Aviant Healthcare
Grief is a struggle no one should have to endure alone, and through their silent gentle and loving nature therapy dogs Kai, Bindi and Sarah can help provide comfort and support on Dec. 7, the first Thursday of the month, from 5 – 7 p.m. at Aviant Healthcare, 136 N. Broad St. in Globe.
Town of Superior and Resolution Copper Forge Superior Regional Economic Development Agreement
Superior, Arizona — The Town of Superior and Resolution Copper have signed a groundbreaking Regional Economic Development (RED) agreement, cementing a collaborative effort to fortify Superior’s economic landscape. This historic agreement marks a significant step toward ensuring a prosperous and resilient future for the community. The three-year, multi-million...
Miami veteran linebacker announces intention to enter transfer portal
Miami linebacker Corey Flagg Jr. declared his intentions to enter the transfer portal on Monday. Flagg played in all 12 regular season games this year. He accounted for 48 total tackles, 7 tackles for loss, and 1 forced fumble. Flagg played at Miami from 2020-2023. Flagg’s announcement was short and...
20 hospitals selecting Oracle Health in 2023
Oracle Health has had a busy 2023 as it expanded its presence among smaller community hospitals and even cracked into the overseas markets. Here are 20 hospitals and health systems selecting Oracle so far in 2023:. In November, Ronceverte, W.Va.-based Greenbrier Valley Medical Center went live with a new Oracle...
Today the gas price is close to $3.65 in Globe as of 2023-11-26. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Sunday is $3.253, a week ago the price is $3.313 , according to AAA.
Weekly Safety Report: Oracle, Arizona - Firewise Awards and Grand Canyon Hiking Fatality
The incidents in Oracle, Arizona this week include the announcement of the winners of the Oracle Firewise Awards and the unfortunate death of a man on a hiking trail in the Grand Canyon National Park.
Elderly Arizona Resident Bitten by Javelina After Illegally Feeding It
• An elderly resident of Miami, Arizona was bitten by a javelina while illegally feeding it. • The resident was treated at an urgent care center and recommended to get rabies treatment.
Unearthing the Salado: Discovering the Past at Besh-Ba-Gowah Archaeological Park
In the heart of Arizona's Tonto Basin, Besh-Ba-Gowah Archaeological Park stands as a monument to the Salado culture's rich history and enduring legacy. This remarkable 200-room prehistoric pueblo, nestled near the historical town of Globe, offers visitors an intimate view of a civilization that prospered from A.D. 1225 to A.D. 1400. The site's name, coined by the Apache, translates to 'place of metal,' hinting at the region’s later mining heritage. Yet, the true metal of this locale is its archaeological wealth, revealing a story of human resilience and innovation.
Christmas Light Parade returns to Globe Dec. 9
On Saturday, December 9, Globe’s annual Christmas Light Parade will illuminate the night in the city’s historic downtown. The 2023 parade will start Saturday at approximately 6 p.m., and stretch down historic Broad Street from the TeePee to the railroad trestle. There will be live music on the old courthouse bandstand starting at 5 p.m., along with cocoa, popcorn and food trucks on Oak Street.
Learning what Thanksgiving means to our youngest readers
This Thanksgiving, we at Copper Area News are happy to bring back a classic holiday section that involves interviewing local children about the holiday. Copper Area News reporter, Lauren R. Carnes, had the pleasure of interviewing children from the span of the Copper Corridor, asking them questions like:. What is...
Globe Residents: Changes to Garbage Pickup Schedule for Thanksgiving Week
CITY OF GLOBE PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT DATE: November 22, 2023 Issued By: City of Globe Waste Connection's garbage service Holiday Schedule for Thanksgiving week is as follows: Thursday, November 23rd pick up will be done on Friday, November 24th, and Friday, November 24th will be done on Saturday. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. If you have any questions, please call Globe City Hall at (928) 425-7146 ext. 0.Visit here for more details.
This Place Has Been Named the Most Dangerous Place to live in Arizona State
Arizona, renowned for its stunning landscapes and warm climate, unfortunately harbors certain areas deemed hazardous. Within Arizona’s 91 cities and towns, some stand out for elevated crime rates, with Globe claiming the title of the most dangerous locale. Globe: Examining Closely. Globe, a compact city in Arizona, has sustained...
CVCA hosting holiday mixer, Festival of Trees
Hot spiced cider ¬ and wine, music, appetizers – all are invited to a Thursday, Dec. 7, Christmastime mixer at the Cobre Valley Center for the Arts, co-sponsored with the Globe-Miami Chamber of Commerce. This festive evening of holiday cheer, from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m., is free and open to the public. Join chamber members and guests to network and mingle among holiday season decor and artwork housed in the Cobre Valley Center for the Arts – where December’s annual Festival of Trees features artistic trees decorated by local businesses, agencies, families and individuals. The evening features door prizes and a 50/50 raffle, too!