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Homes damaged in Ash Creek flash flood

By Jon Johnson jon@gilavalleycentral.net GRAHAM COUNTY – At least two homes suffered severe damage Sunday when a flash flood of Frye Fire ash and debris poured through Ash Creek. It…


Hell hath no fury . . .

By Jon Johnson jon@gilavalleycentral.net SAFFORD – Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned. The proverb adapted from William Congreve’s 1697 play “The Mourning Bride” appears to be as relevant…



Missing son found . . . in jail

By Jon Johnson jon@gilavalleycentral.net GRAHAM COUNTY – A mother’s concern likely changed to a different type of worry after she learned her son she reported as possibly being missing on…


Tip-A-Cop earns $2,277 for Special Olympics

By Eric Burk eric@gilavalleycentral.net SAFFORD – “Protect and serve” is a standard law enforcement motto, and Friday local law enforcement and corrections officers practiced a different kind of service at…




Police receive grant from Walmart for bee suits

By Jon Johnson jon@gilavalleycentral.net SAFFORD – The next time law enforcement has to encounter a swarm of Africanized “killer” bees, they just might have some protection. The Safford Police Department…