CASA GRANDE — A popular pup in Casa Grande is in the running for the title “Hero Dog,” and area residents can vote to help him win the competition.
CASA GRANDE — Browsing through the shelves at the St. Vincent de Paul thrift store on Second Street, shoppers are sometimes surprised at the bargains they find.
CHANDLER — A former Pinal County Sheriff’s deputy was arrested Wednesday in Chandler on allegations he stole money from weddings.
FLORENCE — Two Casa Grande men and an Arizona City man have been charged with assault, riot and disorderly conduct after a brawl broke out at a home in Casa Grande.
FLORENCE — A 19-year-old Glendale man, who led police on a chase with speeds topping out at 117 mph before crashing at the Interstate 8 and Interstate 10 junction on April 29, was sentenced Friday morning to probation.
CASA GRANDE — Just eight months ago, determined 27-year-old Aaron Takhar boarded a plane from the United Kingdom headed for the United States with a dream.
FLORENCE — A chemical manufacturer will receive $120,000 from Pinal County to train workers for a new plant in the Casa Grande area following action by the Pinal County Board of Supervisors.
CASA GRANDE — Casa Grande Police have identified and arrested a suspect in an April 30 bank robbery at First Federal Credit Union, 1001 N. Pinal Ave.
CASA GRANDE — The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Wednesday night shooting that is being described as an attempted homicide near Casa Grande.
CASA GRANDE — Developments coming before the Casa Grande Planning and Zoning Commission on Thursday could bring in thousands of new houses.
PHOENIX — Pinal County mayors, the governor of the Gila River Indian Community and many more joined Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey to usher in hundreds of millions of dollars toward funding a major expansion of Interstate 10.
CASA GRANDE — Casa Grande Valley Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution recently celebrated Arbor Day early with a tree planting ceremony.
CASA GRANDE — Run for the Wall, a convoy of motorcycles making their way from California to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., will pass through Casa Grande on May 18 and area residents may cheer them on.
SIGNAL PEAK — Central Arizona College will hold two graduation ceremonies to recognize this year’s graduates. Commencement ceremonies will take place at 7 p.m. on May 12 and 7 p.m. on May 13 at the Signal Peak Campus, 8470 N. Overfield Road.
CASA GRANDE — The Casa Grande Elementary School District held its annual excellence awards at the Casa Grande Middle School gymnasium last Wednesday.
CASA GRANDE – Is there a friendlier and more versatile fruit than strawberries? From strawberry shortcake to ice cream, fruit salad, jelly or just eating them plain out of a bowl, strawberries rank pretty high on most people’s list of favorite fruits.
CASA GRANDE — A brand new Whataburger restaurant opened its doors on Monday at 1785 E. Florence Blvd., replacing the old store at 405 E. Florence Blvd.
FLORENCE — The 18-year-old Casa Grande man who has been indicted on murder charges in connection with the shooting death of a Maricopa man at a party on Dec. 19 has been warned that he and his family must stop contacting the alleged victim’s family. The order was given by Superior Court Judg…
PHOENIX — Relief may finally be on the way for motorists who get snarled in traffic in the corridor between the state’s two largest cities.
CASA GRANDE — The families of Leslie Cota and Danielle Murrieta have expressed relief amongst the ongoing grieving process as an almost weeklong search for a suspect in their killings finally led to an arrest.
PHOENIX — A judge on Friday threw out a lawsuit by three current and former lawmakers claiming that former state Rep. Charlene Fernandez, D-Yuma, “smeared’’ their names.
CASA GRANDE — Peter Piper Pizza of Casa Grande recently dropped off samples of its two new, limited-time pizzas at the PinalCentral newsroom for staffers to try.
CASA GRANDE — The AARP Experience Corps Pinal-Casa Grande reading program continues to garner success in helping elementary school-age students overcome reading difficulties.
CASA GRANDE — The Casa Grande Police Department has arrested 18-year-old Terrance Xavier Santistevan in connection with the double homicide of 17-year-old Danielle Murrieta and 18-year-old Leslie Cota on April 24.
PINETOP-LAKESIDE — Rudy Mejia loves his job. He is a meat and poultry inspector/livestock deputy inspector with the Arizona Department of Agriculture covering Navajo County. He also loves Pinetop-Lakeside and he loves his hobby, bucking bulls.
CASA GRANDE — A Casa Grande resident has been named winner of this year’s Desert Financial Credit Union’s Susan Frank Volunteer of the Year Award.
FLORENCE — Seven months after two catalytic converters were stolen from a Casa Grande fenced yard, a 37-year-old Casa Grande man has been charged with the crime.
CASA GRANDE — As donations continue to pour in, funeral arrangements for 17-year-old Danielle Murrieta have been amended due to large numbers expected to attend.
CASA GRANDE — The 28-year-old Casa Grande man accused of chasing and shooting another man in a hit and run on April 17 pleaded not guilty to all counts Friday morning in Pinal County Superior Court.
PHOENIX — A 27-year-old Phoenix man, an enrolled member of the Gila River Indian Community, was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison for voluntary manslaughter.
CASA GRANDE — The law firm representing shareholders and investors in a class-action lawsuit against Lucid Group said they have until the end of May to join the suit.
CASA GRANDE — For Casa Grande couple Peter and Kelsey Redwine, the past four years have been filled with excitement, anticipation and frustration.
CASA GRANDE – Macy Anderson was about 2 or 3 years old when her parents nicknamed her “Thrasher” for her tendency to knock things over.
FLORENCE — A 20-year-old Mexican national man is being charged with multiple crimes after leading police on a high-speed chase through Pinal County.
MARICOPA — A man is accused of stealing a semi-truck while intoxicated in Maricopa after he was released from work for the day.
CASA GRANDE — The Casa Grande community has responded with an outpouring of grief and support after two teenagers died from a shooting incident Sunday night at the Sonoran Apartments on Pottebaum Avenue.
CASA GRANDE — Shorter travel times and safer journeys on Interstate 10 are a real possibility if a crucial funding bill to widen the freeway between Chandler and Casa Grande is passed in the coming weeks by the Arizona Legislature.
SACATON — A fatal head-on collision Wednesday on State Route 387 between State Route 87 near Sacaton and Interstate 10 near Casa Grande closed a stretch of road.
PHOENIX — With tens of millions of dollars of stockpiled tax revenue not allowed to be used to pay for major road projects, the state is now trying to get that money back to those in Pinal County who paid it — and that doesn’t mean the consumers.