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Tom Foster at a 2016 meeting of the Arizona Historical Society, at the Pioneer Living History Museum in Phoenix.
For close to 14 years, former Bullion Plaza Cultural Center & Museum Executive Director Thomas “Tom” Foster worked tirelessly to further develop and expand the museum located in a …
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Lea Anne York (Barela)
Lea Anne York (Barela), age 59, passed away from natural causes while surrounded by loved ones on June 11, 2024. Born to Carol and Gilbert Barela, Lea Anne grew up in Globe, Arizona, with her …
Fred Nelssen
Fred Augustus Nelssen passed away at the age of 80 at his home in Roosevelt, AZ on June 24, 2024, surrounded by his family.  He was born Oct. 28, 1943 in Phoenix, AZ to Eugene and Grace Nelssen …
Sally Vasquez
Sally was born on May 24, 1950. She grew up in Miami, Arizona, and lived in Globe/Miami her entire life. She loved her community and was grateful to call it home. Sally’s childhood dream …
Gilbert Ballesteros
Gilbert Ballesteros, age 86, passed away on Wednesday, June 12, 2024 in Gilbert, Arizona.  He was born June 7, 1938, in Miami, Arizona to Elijio and Angelita (Lopez) Ballesteros; he was one of …
Thomas N. Foster
Thomas N. Foster, 74, of Miami, Arizona, passed away  Wednesday, June 19, 2024 at Haven Health Globe. He was born Jan. 18, 1950 in Oceanside, Orange County, California, to Thomas N. Foster Sr. …
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Dear Editor, We extend our heartfelt thanks to the members of the Globe-Miami Chamber of Commerce, for their long-term dedication and support. Together, we celebrate this milestone with immense …
Alternative Expenditure Limitation (Home Rule):  Proposition 412 will be on the ballot at the primary election on July 30, 2024.  Home Rule is a proposition that goes on the ballot every …
In 1976 I was a seventeen-year old attending Arizona Boys State at NAU to learn the intricacies of state government.  Each afternoon was dedicated to an elected guest speaker.  One in …
The University of Arizona STEAM in Action project wants to thank the Silver Belt and Copper Country News for helping raise awareness of this event, and Hayden Winkelman School District for hosting …
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