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Lady Vandals reach Division 2A title game

In 2023-24, Miami’s Lady Vandals girls’ basketball team made it all the way to the Division 2A state championship game, falling to #1 Phoenix Country Day. Miami went 25-6 on the season, earning second place in Section 2A Valley.
It was a stellar 2023-24 season for Miami girls’ varsity basketball, with the 25-6 Lady Vandals taking second in Section 2A Valley and going all the way to the Division 2A title game. In the …

Lady Braves fall to #1 Lady Eagles in state semis

The 2023-24 San Carlos Lady Braves girls’ basketball team, champions of Section 2A Valley, notched a 26-4 record and made the 2A state tournament’s final four, where they fell to top seed Phoenix Country Day.

The season ended Friday afternoon for San Carlos Lady Braves basketball, who reached the 2A state championship semifinals before falling to the top-seeded Phoenix Country Day Lady Eagles 38-63 at …

Miami, San Carlos cruise into 2A semifinals

David Sowders/Arizona Silver Belt The Lady Braves' Ellysia Cutter (23) looks to drive past Lady Vandals defender Leeyah Goss (2) during a Feb. 3, 2024 Miami-San Carlos girls' basketball game. Both teams have reached the Division 2A championship semifinals.

The Miami Lady Vandals and San Carlos Lady Braves basketball teams took care of business in Prescott Valley over the weekend, and are moving on to Phoenix and the Division 2A state championship semifinals.

Local baseball, softball teams returning to diamond

David Sowders/Arizona Silver Belt Getting set for the pitch in a 2022 Globe-Miami baseball game. High school baseball and softball are starting up again this month.

A brand-new season of high school baseball and softball is around the bend in Globe, Miami and San Carlos.

OBITUARIES
Obituaries
Carmen Slough
Our beloved mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother and aunt, Carmen Slough, died peacefully on April 27 at the age of 110 in her home. Carmen was pre-deceased by her husband Alfred …
Johnny Galaz
Johnny P. Galaz, age 80, of Globe, Arizona, passed away on Monday, Feb. 5, 2024, in Globe.
Luther ‘Bob’ Hopkins
Bob was born Jan. 13, 1953, in Miami, Arizona, to Bert Hopkins and Katherine James.
Darlene (Dolly) Swindler
Darlene (Dolly) Swindler, age 79, of Roosevelt, Arizona, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2024, at Cobre Valley Regional Medical Center surrounded by many loving family members.
Lucretia Toscano
Lucretia Ann Toscano, age 75, of Miami, Arizona, passed away on Jan. 17, 2024, in Miami, Arizona.
Opinion
As another year ends, I want to extend my heartfelt gratitude and well wishes and Happy Holidays to our council, our city staff and to all our residents.
At the Nov. 14 Council meeting, the graduates of the city’s fifth Citizens Academy were presented with their certificates.
The Globe Community Center Pool closed for this season October 21.
President Biden is set to visit Arizona for the second time in the last month to deliver a speech attributed to friend and colleague, Senator John McCain.
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