Published on Tuesday, 24 March 2015 17:52
Photo shows Plan A of three plans for a five-person County Commission Photo Courtesy of Holley Hudgins
Article by Mary Alice Murphy
During Tuesday's Grant County Commission work session, commissioners made it clear at the presentation on a possible five-person commission that if a single one of them did not support the expansion of the commission, it would not happen.
Michael Sharp, Research & Polling Inc. vice president, said about four years ago, his company let the county know that, at that time, it met the numbers for a three-member commission.-- Continue reading
Published on Tuesday, 24 March 2015 12:14
By Roger Lanse
Mary Hinojosa, representing the Hanover Water Association, asked the Bayard City Council at their Monday, March 23 meeting, to reduce the cost of water supplied to Hanover residents by the City of Bayard. After some discussion, Mayor Charles Kelly suggested meeting together at a later date to discuss the matter further, to which the parties agreed.
Published on Tuesday, 24 March 2015 07:48
PHOENIX, AZ, March 24, 2015 - Freeport-McMoRan Inc. (NYSE: FCX) announced today that it has declared a cash dividend of $0.05 per share payable on May 1, 2015 to holders of record as of April 15, 2015 for its common stock.
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Published on Monday, 23 March 2015 19:57
Emergency Food & Shelter Program (EFSP) under Phase 32 has announced that Grant County has been awarded $11,573.00 to supplement and expand emergency food and shelter programs for the area. This award is part of the $120,000,000 that Congress has appropriated for EFSP, and the award for this area is based upon the total number of unemployed, as compared to the total number of unemployed in all qualifying jurisdictions in the country.-- Continue reading
Published on Monday, 23 March 2015 16:45
For the weekend, beginning Friday, March 20, 2015 at 4:00 pm and ending Monday, March 23, 2015, at 8:00 am Officers of the Silver City Police Department responded to 48 calls for service and had 128 s-- Continue reading
Published on Monday, 23 March 2015 16:30
By Roger Lanse
Tuesday, March 24, marks one year since Cassy Farrington, 23, of Silver City, was found lifeless in a bathtub full of water in a residence on Mahogany Lane. The Office of the Medical Investigator has determined the death was a homicide. According to police reports, water to the bathtub was running when the body was discovered and, at least, part of the house had been flooded.
Published on Friday, 20 March 2015 18:16
Photos by Mary Alice Murphy
If you missed the Home & Garden Expo today, Friday, you can sitll catch it on Saturday, March 21, at the Grant County Veterans' Memorial Business and Conference Center from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The expo is a fundraiser for the Silver City Farmers' Market, which will open May 9.-- Continue reading
Published on Friday, 20 March 2015 17:31
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By Mary Alice Murphy
After hearing the featured speakers, Charles and Melissa Kelly of the Silver City Sears store, participants at the Gila Economic Development Alliance Roundtable, held on March 20, 2015, spoke about their organizations.-- Continue reading
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