Sunday, February 19, 2017

BHS teacher reassigned pending police investigation

By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
A Bisbee High School teacher has been reassigned pending the outcome of a police investigation that the teacher made inappropriate comments to a student.
Bisbee Unified School District Superintendent Thomas Woody confirmed that there is an active investigation and made the following statement to The Bisbee Observer, “Bisbee High School received a report on February 8th that a staff member had allegedly made inappropriate comments to a student. The district is investigating this allegation at this time. Additionally, the Bisbee Police Department is investigating the incident. The employee has been reassigned p ....read full story (e-subscribers only)

Run/Walk helping local families

 By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
The second annual Bisbee Run/Walk for the Cure held on Saturday raised thousands of dollars to help local families with expenses who are afflicted with cancer.
About 80 people – men, women and children – gathered at Vista Park Saturday morning to participate in this year’s event complete with kids’ races and a balloon release before the start of the 5K run/walk.
According to Founder and President of the organization Aurora “Rorri” Perez, this year’s event raised about $5,000 that will go toward helping local families. 
She said last year the organization was able to give about 10 local families some financial ....read full story (e-subscribers only)

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