Sunday, November 19, 2017

Vacant BUSD seat remains unfilled

By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
The Cochise County School Superintendent is still looking for a qualified person to fill a Bisbee Unified School District board vacancy after the resignation of a board member.
Cochise County School Superintendent Jacqui Clay announced that applications were being accepted in October. CCSS Chief Deputy Rose Martinez said only one person expressed interest but after a brief phone interview the person was disqualified.
According to information released from the CCSS, qualified applicants are encouraged to apply. To be eligible to hold this seat, a person must be a registered voter, be a citizen of the United St ....read full story (e-subscribers only)

Donations needed for Thanksgiving food drive

By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
Donations of all types are needed to help fill the food boxes handed out to local families in need this Thanksgiving.
According to Robert Cline, Bisbee firefighter/EMT and spokesperson for Bisbee Local 2146 Union, donations of nonperishable food items and monetary donations are being accepted.
Cline said due to scheduling, firefighters have not been able to be out soliciting donations in front of Safeway as much this season. “We have about half of what we need to provide the food boxes next week.” 
Cline said all donations received by Monday night will go toward the Thanksgiving food drive. He also said peopl ....read full story (e-subscribers only)

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