Look Back, Oct. 31, 2012

  5 years ago Five years ago this week the top news stories for the Oct. 31, 2012, Queen Creek Independent, included: QCMS’ PTO made over the teacher’s lounge; •Tatum Hamblin is a finalist in the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo National Anthem Contest; •the town of Queen Creek recently received the 2012 Universal Public Procurement […]

Look Back, Oct. 24, 2012

5 years ago Five years ago this week the top news stories for the Oct. 24, 2012, Queen Creek Independent, included: Due to grant money and an increase in projected funds, the town of Queen Creek is attempting to stimulate future economic growth and get back to projects that were originally halted during the economic […]

Look Back, Oct. 17, 2012

5 years ago Five years ago this week the top news stories for the Oct. 17, 2012, Queen Creek Independent, included: •The San Tan Valley Safety Coalition presented a public safety day 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Oct. 6, at WalMart, 1725 W. Hunt Highway; •the Community Education Department at QCUSD began programming a two-week half-day fall […]

Look Back, Oct. 10, 2012

5 years ago Five years ago this week the top news stories for the Oct. 10, 2012, Queen Creek Independent, included: •Students of the Month at J.O. Combs Unified School District were recently recognized at a school board meeting; Saturday, Oct. 13. •The Desert Wells Daughters of the American Revolution will listen to three DAR […]

Look Back, Oct. 3, 2012

  5 years ago Five years ago this week the top news stories for the Oct. 3, 2012, Queen Creek Independent, included: Dealing with natural disasters can be some of the most difficult challenges a community must face, and Pinal County officials want to make sure they’re ready when the time comes; a certificate of […]

Look Back, Sept. 26, 2012

5 years ago Five years ago this week the top news stories for the Sept. 26, 2012, Queen Creek Independent, included: The Queen Creek Town Council is considering a license agreement with CenturyLink that could generate as much as $45,000 for the town; a Combs High School senior painted a map of the United States […]

Look Back, Sept. 19, 2012

  5 years ago Five years ago this week the top news stories for the Sept. 19, 2012, Queen Creek Independent, included: The Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport received a grant of more than $4 million from the Federal Aviation Administration for a taxiway reconstruction project; Jill Broussard and Orlenda Roberts will be facing off for the […]

Look Back, Sept. 12, 2012

  5 years ago Five years ago this week the top news stories for the Sept. 12, 2012, Queen Creek Independent, included: Doctors at Banner Ironwood Medical Center in San Tan Valley delivered 106 babies during the month of August, a record-breaking month for deliveries at the hospital; Queen Creek Middle School added a new […]

Look Back, Sept. 5, 2012

5 years ago Five years ago this week the top news stories for the Sept. 5, 2012, Queen Creek Independent, included: Local school districts and police departments are working to help create safe environments for busy pick-up and drop-off times at Maricopa County schools, according to officials. To read additional Look Backs and articles about […]

Look Back, Aug. 29, 2012

  5 years ago Five years ago this week the top news stories for the Aug. 29, 2012, Queen Creek Independent, included: Johnson Utilities reported last week that customers should boil their water because testing suggested the possible presence of coliform bacteria. To read additional Look Backs and articles about Queen Creek history, visit the […]