Category: Arizona

Mohave High School Home Opener & SUBWAY Tailgating Party

The Mohave High School Thunderbirds invite the community to their opening game of the 2014 season and pre-tailgating party on Friday, August 22nd, where the T-Birds will play against Gila Ridge High School. Enjoy a pre-game tailgating party dinner for only $5 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., thanks to SUBWAY. The pre-game tailgating party will be held in front of the gym. The football game starts at 7 p.m. Cost is $5 per person and $2 for students. Seniors and students 8th grade and below will get in free. Also, any K-8 students that play a sport are encouraged to wear their jerseys. The football team will also be having a raffle donated by the NFL alumni. There will be a framed picture of 12 Hall of Fame quarterbacks, 4 Redneck Rick’s BBQ sauce, and 4 tickets to a UNLV football game. Help support your local youth and the Mohave Thunderbirds at the Mohave High School football field this Friday night!  For more info, call the school at (928) 788-1228....

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DRUGS/WARRANT ARRESTS – KINGMAN

Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies arrested Brandon Francis Adcox, 18, and Tiffany Autumn Martin, 34, both of Kingman, early Friday (8/22) morning.  Adcox was arrested for possession of narcotic drugs and possession of marijuana, felonies, along with a misdemeanor warrant for criminal damage issued by Kingman Municipal Court.  Martin was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia and a warrant issued by Kingman Justice Court for failure to pay fines, both misdemeanors.  Approximately 12:05 a.m., deputies conducted a traffic stop on East Devlin Avenue and North Marshal Drive.   Deputies contacted Adcox, the driver, and Martin, the passenger.  A records check showed Adcox and Martin to have active warrants.  Adcox was taken into custody without incident.  A search of Adcox revealed twenty narcotic pills inside a plastic bag.  Martin was taken into custody without incident.  A search of the vehicle revealed a plastic bag containing residue near the passenger seat and a cigar box containing marijuana located in the backseat area.  During conversations Martin, she said the bag is hers and it contains methamphetamine residue.  They were transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail.  The vehicle was towed from the...

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2X’S CONSPIRACY TO COMMIT ESCAPE – KINGMAN      

 Mohave County Sheriff’s detectives arrested Megan Lee Husted, 27, and inmate Michael William Ruane, both of Lake Havasu City, for conspiracy to commit escape in the first degree, felony, on Thursday (8/21).  Detectives received information from jail personnel on Tuesday(8/19) regarding inmate Ruane was planning to escape from the Mohave County Jail with the assistance of Husted, his girlfriend.  On August 5, 2014, Ruane was booked into the jail by the Lake Havasu Police Department for armed robbery, prohibited possessor of a firearm and two counts of aggravated assault.  His bond was set at one million dollars.  Late Thursday (8/21) morning, at about 10:30 a.m., detectives executed a search warrant at a residence in the 2900 block of Green Acres Drive in Lake Havasu City where Husted was taken into custody without incident.  During conversations with Husted, she acknowledged the conversations with Ruane, but she said she wasn’t going to act on them.  She was transported and booked into the Mohave County Jail.  Detectives contacted inmate Ruane at the Mohave County Jail. During conversations with Ruane, he denied any conversations with his girlfriend about escaping from the jail.  Ruane was arrested on the additional...

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Mailing Ballots Deadline

Today is the deadline for mailing in your early voting ballots for Tuesday’s primary election.  According to the Maricopa County Recorder, mailing ballots must be postmarked by Friday, August 22.  Ballots will be void if they arrive after election day, Tuesday, August 26. If voters miss the mailing deadline and want to avoid the hassle of waiting in line on voting day, you can drop off your mailing ballot at any polling place within your designated county on Tuesday.   Registered voters will be deciding on a new governor as Governor Jan Brewer’s days are numbered.  Voters will also be selecting candidates for all congressional seats and statewide offices.  Independents which make up the majority of the voting population in Arizona are allowed to vote in the Republican primary.  Maricopa County Recorder Helen Purcell says twice as many Independents requested early ballots for the 2014 Primary. The Primary Election is Tuesday, August 26.  — Kris...

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