Thursday, April 17, 2014

Superintendent addresses teacher exodus; New principal hired

By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
Bisbee Unified School District Superintendent Jim Phillips has issued a letter to parents over the recent concerns of the mass staff exodus and hiring of a new BHS principal.
In a letter dated April 15, being sent out to eighth, ninth, 10th and 11th grade students and parents in the Bisbee Unified School District, BUSD Superintendent Jim Phillips addressed the concerns of parents and students in regard to the staff shortage and also to inform them that a new principal has been hired for Bisbee High School.
Phillips said, “I understand and appreciate your concern about Bisbee High School and the resignation of ....read full story (e-subscribers only)

CQCH celebrates remodel completion

 By Laura Swan
The Bisbee Observer
Copper Queen Community Hospital celebrated its seven-year extensive remodeling project Friday with a grand opening.
Hospital Chief Executive Officer, Jim Dickson, thanked the crowd for their support, which included United States Representative Ron Barber, former Representative Gabrielle Giffords and her husband, retired astronaut Captain Mark Kelly, Arizona State Senator Gail Griffin, Arizona State Representatives David Stevens and Dave Gowan.
Dickson said, ”This event is to celebrate the culmination of seven years of continued renovation of the CQCH. What is remarkable is that during the same period the hosp ....read full story (e-subscribers only)

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