Category: Arizona

VEHICLE THEFT PREVENTION AWARENESS EVENT

   The Bullhead City Police Department will be participating in the 12th Annual Statewide Vehicle Theft Prevention & Awareness Event, which is a coordinated effort between the Arizona Automobile Theft Authority (AATA) and law enforcement agencies to reduce stolen vehicles.    The Bullhead City Police Department is inviting the public to its parking lot, 1255 Marina Boulevard, on Thursday, March 30th from 2 p.m. – 5:30 p.m., where officers will be on hand to educate and provide tools and resources to prevent vehicle thefts. Officers will provide free VIN (Vehicle Identification Number) Etching and information on the Watch Your...

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WAYNE EDER HIRING PROMPTS FIRE DISTRICT RECALL BID

The unpopular hiring of former Chief Wayne Eder as interim Chief has prompted a recall campaign targeting two members of the Northern Arizona Consolidated Fire District (NACFD). Donna Rushing, the mother-in-law of Fire Captain Brian Grant, is trying to give voters the opportunity to remove Chairman Patty Lewis and member Vic Riccardi from the fire district governing board. Rushing visited the Mohave County elections office to file necessary paperwork to initiate the ouster effort on Monday, March 27. “That starts the clock and they have 120 days to circulate and file in my office petitions for the recall of...

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EQUINOX LITTLE BIG BAND PERFORMS IN LAKE HAVASU

The Lake Havasu Concert Association presents The Equinox Little Big Band. Audiences have fallen in love with Jeremy Davis and Clay Johnson and The Fabulous Equinox Little Big Band. Along with the greatest songs, the best original arrangements and phenomenal musicianship, these two bring their rich friendship and charm to the stage. Big Band for a new generation! The show at the Lake Havasu Performing Arts Center begins at 7:30 p.m., on Wednesday, March 29 TICKETS Tickets can be purchased online at www.lhcca.com. All reserved seating. Single Adult Tickets: $25 Students with Student ID: Free Children:...

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SCHOOLS BEGIN KINDERGARTEN ENROLLMENT THURSDAY

All four Bullhead City Elementary School District grade schools will be enrolling and registering new kindergarten students on March 30 for the fall semester.  The annual Kindergarten Round-Up  is for new students who will turn five years old by August 31 of this year. Kindergarten Round-Up will be held at Coyote Canyon, Desert Valley, Diamondback and Sunrise Elementary Schools from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. “This is an opportunity for parents to start the school registration process early and not have to wait until the last minute,” said Superintendent Riley Frei.  “It’s also a chance for parents to find...

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WANTED KINGMAN MAN CAPTURED AFTER CHASE

   Authorities said a Kingman man who was wanted for a drug paraphernalia charge was driving a stolen vehicle when Yavapai County Sheriff’s deputies tried to perform a violation-related traffic stop on Interstate 40 near Ashfork at about 10:47 a.m. on Monday, March 27. 31-year-old John Freeman reportedly led deputies on a 100 mile-per-hour chase before the suspect vehicle was disabled and crashed near the Bearizona animal park in Williams. Two male subjects were detained but Freeman reportedly fired at least one shot at deputies before fleeing on foot into the forest. Some 200 patrons were evacuated for the...

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