Pinal Geology & Mineral Museum Newsletter Highlights New Display Case

Reference Collection for Pinal Geology and Mineral Museum
The Flagg Mineral Foundation recently purchased a custom built drawer unit for the Museum. The Foundation and Museum staff collaborated with the skilled craftsman in the Arizona Correctional Industries Wood Shop at the Florence Prison to build the custom drawer unit.

Reference Specimens Drawer Unit

This beautiful new display space holds the Museum’s reference collection. According to the Museum Director, “The ACI Wood Shop team did an outstanding job making the unit and volunteers have already placed over two thousand specimens in the drawers.”

Pinal Geology & Mineral Museum website

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13Dec 2017

David Morales, IPS Winslow, Saved the Life of an Inmate Injured while Working with a Labor Contract Partner

Dave MORALES Earns ADC Life Saving Medal

On December 8, 2017 David Morales Received the Arizona Department of Corrections Life Saving Medal during the department’s annual recognition awards ceremony.

As he was supervising an inmate work crew outside of Winslow, AZ on March 29, an inmate was severely injured and Dave responded and immediately began life saving measures. In fact, from the time the accident happened to the inmate being in surgery was approximately 45 minutes. Dave Morales clearly went above and beyond the duty and saved the inmate’s life.