Subject With Warrant Detained at Checkpoint, Drugs Seized

YUMA, Ariz. – Almost 24 hours after Yuma Police Department officials released an alert regarding a female wanted for burglary, Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents apprehended the suspect Thursday when she attempted to travel through the Interstate 8 (eastbound) checkpoint.


Inherit the Wind

“He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind: and the fool shall be servant to the wise of heart.” (Proverbs 11:29)

This verse was selected to provide the title for one of the most widely distributed movies ever produced in Hollywood. Inherit the Wind was a black-and-white movie produced in 1960 starring Spencer Tracy as the famous atheist lawyer Clarence Darrow.

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Pioneers Memorial Hospital and Scripps Health Announce Affiliation Negotiations

BRAWLEY – Pioneers Memorial Healthcare District’s (PMHD) Board of Directors on Monday evening unanimously voted to pursue an affiliation arrangement with Scripps Health in San Diego, California. The announcement follows discussions surrounding a Request for Information sent in March of this year to several major acute care providers in San Diego seeking expressions of interest in affiliating with PMHD.

Supreme Court Decides Whether Of Not To Review Challenge Of California's Prop 8

Homosexual Marriage Case in Justices’ Hands

The Supreme Court’s historic consideration Tuesday of whether the Constitution protects the right of [homosexual] couples nationwide to marry seemed to come down to a familiar arbiter: Justice Anthony M. Kennedy.

Flora Reyes

Flora Reyes

Flora Reyes, 88, a native of Brawley passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2015, surrounded by her loved ones. Flora was devoted to her family, always putting others before herself. Flora worked many years in retail as a sales clerk and spent most of that time working for McDonalds.


Sherriff’s Office Employee Embezzles Public Funds

IMPERIAL – On April 29, 2015 Sheriff’s Office Investigators arrested 33 year old Leah Strand from Imperial, Ca. for Forgery and Embezzlement of public funds. Ms. Strand an Office Assistant with the Sheriff’s Office was placed on leave after discrepancies were discovered with some civil transactions.