Articles by David Bell

9-1-1 emergencies can now be texted

SAFFORD — Graham County Sheriff’s Office announced Monday that residents can text 9-1-1 for emergencies. The new text service is especially effective for those are…



Big Buck moved to May 1

SAFFORD — Hunters waiting to learn who has bragging rights for the year will have to wait just a bit longer. South Eastern Arizona Sportsmen…


Shoplifting leads to drug arrest

SAFFORD — Shoplifting $6.10 worth of items from a local convenience store landed a local man in jail on multiple drug charges. Safford Police contacted…






More COVID-19 cases in area prisons

SAFFORD — The spread of the coronavirus continues both in the community at large and within area correctional facilities. Graham County Health Department reported 76…


Fire destroys child’s playhouse

SAFFORD — A child’s playhouse located behind commercial buildings in Safford’s Downtown was lost to fire Wednesday. The fire occurred just before 2 p.m. and…