Local News Releases

These releases come from other sources than the Grant County Beat. This category will include events in and news releases from Grant, Catron, Hidalgo and Luna counties.

Silver City Mayor Ken Ladner would like to invite your input, ideas and inspirations toward making our town even better.

This month's "Monday With The Mayor" will be at the Drifter Restaurant and Pancake House, at 711 Silver Heights Blvd, on Monday, July 8, 2019,
from  8:00AM to 11:00AM. The Drifter Pancake House is located just across the street from Denny’s Restaurant.

Bayard Police Department

Friday, June 28

Vehicle burglary
N. Franey Street
Caller advised someone broke into her 2019 Honda Ridge Line. Officer had contact with caller who advised nothing of value was taken.

July 7, at 10:00 am, 3845 North Swan Street -  “The Search for Truth and Meaning: A Reflection on the 4th Principle”

In accordance with the Unitarian Universalist 4th Principle, “A Free and Responsible Search for Truth and Meaning,” David Kent's autobiographical talk will trace his journey through various spiritual traditions. Kent started his spiritual search in 1965, and it took him from “A to B to Y to Z (Advaita to Buddhism to Yoga to Zen) and back to N, thanks to O!” Kent’s talk will clarify his findings. David Kent is a retired librarian who is a deep explorer of many spiritual traditions. 

Friday, June 28, 2019

Welfare check
Memory Lane
Caller advised a bicycle is on the side of the road with a jacket and a flashlight near it. Officer had negative contact with anyone or any bike.

Welfare check
Lamina Loop
Caller advised her next-door neighbors were yelling in the street.

Friday, June 28

Welfare check
Mountain View Road
Caller from HMS advised a 71-year-old patient has been calling and asking for meds/patient sounded confused/has dementia/ is not answering upon callback. Deputy advised everything is okay.

Domestic disturbance
Racetrack Road -- Arenas Valley
Caller advised that a named couple in the trailer are arguing with each other.

“To Bee or Not to Bee” is the topic of the Silver City Rotary Club meeting on Tuesday, July 9, when Susan Clair, the founder of Grant County Beekeepers, and Glen Outzs, a new beekeeper, will be the speakers.

The public is always invited to attend Rotary Club meetings that are of interest to them. The Silver City Rotary Club meets at noon every Tuesday for lunch in the Sunset Room of the WNMU Student Cafeteria in the WNMU Student Memorial Building at 1000 College Avenue. There is no charge to attend the meeting, but guests are asked to contribute $20 if they wish to join the Rotarians in eating a hot lunch with salad, dessert, and coffee or iced tea.

The Silver City MainStreet Project will hold the next ACD Community Coordinating Council Meeting on Thursday, July 11 at 9 am at the Murray Ryan Visitor Center located at 201 N. Hudson Street. The Community Speaker will be Debra Trager, Account Executive with AZ Litho.

Debra will share ideas on “Marketing your Business with Print!” Whether it be simple projects such as business cards, letterheads or brochures, to complex jobs such as catalogs, publications and even Wide Format Printing that includes banners, signage and vehicle wraps!

A Glamour Shot Fundraiser will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2019 from 1 pm to 4 pm at Vintage Fantasies located at 412 N. Bullard St. The Glamour shots are being taken by George Austin, formerly of Silver Portrait Studios. The cost is $20 for a 5 X 7 picture. The funds raised will be used to purchase holiday decorations for downtown. Come to Vintage Fantasies and put on a gown, wig and have your glamour shot taken!

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