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Vol. 87 No. 42

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Wednesday, October 19, 2011


Adrienne Hernandez Crowned Queen and Jesse Zavala, King, at the 2011 SHS Homecoming See Story, Pages 8 & 9 Also In This Issue: Cultural Center Opens in Superior, See Story, Page 10 Dia de Colores, See Story, Page 11


Recall Election Candidate Forum Set for Monday, See Story, Page 4


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Accident at Resolution Copper sends man to the hospital By Taylor Beard A Superior man is listed in serious condition Monday after an accident at Resolution Copper’s East site. According to a spokesperson for Resolution Copper, Gilbert Chavez, a contractor working for Resolution Cooper on a

crew that’s sinking the #10 shaft at the East Plant, was seriously injured at approximately noon on Friday. Chavez was working at the bottom of the shaft, 4,853 feet below the surface, when a steel door fell about 50 feet from the galloway above, striking him in the lower back.

The door was estimated to weigh between 150 and 200 pounds. No other employees were injured. An investigation is underway by the Mine Safety and Health Administration, Rio Tinto and Resolution to understand how the door became unhinged and fell.

Other employees on site administered First Aid and transported Chavez to the surface where he received additional emergency medical attention from RCM medical responders and the Superior Fire Department before he was taken by helicopter to Scottsdale Memorial Hospital.

All shaft work at the East Plant has been suspended with the exception of water pumping activities pending completion of the investigation. Chavez is employed by Cementation and it is understood that Cementation has been working closely with the family to assist them

in any way they can. Resolution Copper also has offered its assistance with the situation. “Our focus is on Mr. Chavez and his family,” said Jon Cherry, Vice President of Resolution Copper. “He’s a member of the RCM family and our thoughts are with him and his family.”

on a warrant issued out of Superior. Oct. 4 Michael Noriega, 51, Superior, was arrested and charged with criminal damage-domestic violence and aggravated assaultdomestic violence. Oct. 6 Angel Duarte, 24, Superior, was arrested on a warrant issued out of Maricopa County. Oct. 6 Theft was reported in the 400 block of Copper Street. Oct. 6 Albert San Miguel, 62, Superior, was arrested on a warrant issued out of Pinal County. Oct. 6 Anthony Ward, 18, Superior, was arrested and charged with driving

on a suspended license, aggravated driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI), resisting arrest, possession of marijuana and operating a vehicle while consuming alcohol. Oct. 7 An accident was reported in the 100 block of Mary Drive. Oct. 8 Criminal damage was reported in the 100 block of Copper Street. Oct. 8 Theft was reported in the 400 block of Hill

Street. Oct. 8 An accident was reported in the 100 block of Bridge Street. Oct. 9 Criminal damage was reported in the zero block of High School Avenue. Oct. 9 An accident was reported on Higway 60. Oct. 11 Theft was reported in the 500 block of South Avenue. Calls not listed include

Superior Police Report According to state law, there are two methods by which police may arrest suspected offenders. The suspect may be physically taken into the department and booked into jail, or the arresting officer may write a citation and release the suspect to appear in court later. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Only criminal citations are listed. All damage amounts are estimates. Items are given to The Superior Sun by the Superior Police Department and reflect

information available at the time the report is compiled. Sept. 28 An accident was reported on Highway 60. Sept. 28 Burglary was reported in the 400 block of Starr Road. Sept. 29 A theft report was made at the Superior Police Department. Sept. 29 A criminal damage report was made at the Superior Police Department. Sept. 30 Robert Hurner, 24, Superior, was arrested on a warrant issued out of Gila County. He was also charged with possession of methamphetamines. Sept. 30 Theft was

reported in the area of Main Street. Oct. 1 A possible sex offense was reported in the area of Rainbow Street. Oct. 1 Theft was reported in the 400 block of Main Street. Oct. 2 A possible burglary was reported in the 800 block of Center Street. Oct. 2 Possible criminal damage was reported in the 800 block of Spray Street. Oct. 3 Burglary was reported in the 500 block of Gibbs Street. Oct. 3 A pursuit was reported in the area of Lobb and Terrace Drive. Oct. 4 David Cervantes, 41, Superior, was arrested

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Mining Report Compiled by Mila Lira Copper prices continue to decline. At press time Copper was being sold at $3.38 a pound. Since September Copper has seen a 1.93 percent loss in price. Florence Copper – Curis Resources Earlier this year, the Town of Florence commissioned independent water resource consultants Montgomery & Associates of Tucson, Arizona (www. to undertake a third-party scientific review of the Florence Copper Project (FCP).

The Montgomery & Associates technical memorandum summarizes results from the focused review of Curis Resources (Arizona) Inc.’s applications for amendments to the Town’s General Plan necessary for the FCP to operate on lands within Florence town boundaries. In particular, it addresses the FCP’s compatibility with the ‘Environmental Planning’ and ‘Water and Wastewater’ elements of the General Plan, ultimately concluding that “the proposed ISCR project could be implemented in a manner

that is consistent with the Town of Florence General Plan.” “The Town of Florence commissioned one of the top water resource consultants in the country to consider this matter. We firmly believe their expert review and testimony will help inform both the Planning and Zoning Commission hearings on Curis’ applications, as well as the Town Council as they move toward a vote on our applications later this fall,” said Curis President and CEO Michael McPhie. “The conclusions of their

analysis clearly validate our position that development of the Florence Copper project can be done in an environmentally sound and socially responsible manner, consistent with the goals of the Town of Florence’s 2020 General Plan.” Specific findings from the technical memorandum include the following: • “Reports for the two groundwater flow models prepared for the (Florence Copper project) site were reviewed. No substantive problems were found that would invalidate results presented in the Curis

report”. • “Surface impacts (at the Florence Copper project) are anticipated to be minimal and limited to the actual infrastructure elements needed. Surface processes can be monitored directly and problems identified can be mitigated”. • “The FCP should have no impact on the ability of Florence to maintain compliance with the Safe Drinking Water program”. • “The proposed FCP operations should have no impact on TOF development or implementation of a wellhead protection

program”. • “All Curis surface facilities are located outside the 100year floodplain of the Gila River”. • “The proposed FCP operations should have no impact to (the Town’s strategy to) … Protect the Town’s water supply through updating and modernizing its wells and conveyance system”. • “Curis is required to obtain approval under a number of local, state and federal permits prior to operation of the ISCR. Both the APP and UIC permits are required to See Mining, Page 13

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Superior Chamber of Commerce to host Candidate Forums The Superior Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a candidate forum on Monday, Oct. 24, at 6:30 p.m. at the Superior Senior Center. The forum is being held to allow the voters of Superior a chance to hear from the candidates running in the recall election of the Mayor position. Both candidates Mayor Michael Hing and his opponent Jaime Valenzuela have committed to participating in the

forum. The forum will be professionally moderated to allow voters the opportunity to bring forward questions that concern them and provide the candidates an opportunity to share their campaign platform and vision for Superior. Those voters wishing to submit a question in advance may do so by emailing the Superior Chamber of Commerce at support@ superiorarizonachamber. org. There will be

zero tolerance for attacking comments or questions directed at either candidate or any particular issue. The Superior Chamber of Commerce does not endorse or support either candidate and is hosting this forum as a service to the residents of Superior. For more information on the forums please contact Mila Lira at 520-827-0676 or you may contact the Chamber at 520-6890200.

Savings allow district to give back to taxpayers By Taylor Beard Earlier this year, the Superior Unified School District pursued an energy savings program with Ameresco Southwest, better known at APS Energy Services. The program was designed to enable the district to leverage energy savings dollars through the design and implementation of a broad range of comprehensive energy solutions and risk management strategies. APS performed an in-depth analysis of the schools’ facilities to develop a comprehensive energy solution and will install the required elements, along with monitoring the system to ensure energy savings during a 15-year period. The energy cost savings will be used to pay back the capital investment of

the project; and, should the project not meet the guaranteed savings, APS will be responsible to pay the difference. This program has enabled the district to do things such as install new lights for the football field and put in a new scoreboard, as well as replace old equipment that would typically be funded from a capital budget. In preparation for the energy program, the District was able to refund its outstanding school improvement bonds. The refunding replaced outstanding maturities paying 5.0-6.25 percent in interest with a flat rate of 2.50 percent, while keeping the payment dates same. The result of this refinancing represents a savings to the District of $28,370, over the life of

the debt which is savings net of any fees or costs to the District. “We want to say thank you,” said Board President Cyndi Benson. “We are happy as a board and we are happy to be able to give this back to the taxpayers of Superior because they’ve always been supportive of education and have always supported any kind of bonding that we need to do. So the ability to refinance and bring the savings back to them has been very worthwhile.” Superintendent Pete Guzman explained, “It’s our way, as the governing board, of giving back to the community, especially when they are so good in supporting the school in overrides and bond issues. This is just a good way to give back.”

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CVIT celebrates 10 year anniversary! Cobre Valley Institute of Technology (CVIT) was established in November 2000. It is one of 13, voter approved, Joint Technical Education Districts (JTED) in Arizona. The JTED system along with community colleges, universities and primary and secondary schools is one of four pillars of Arizona’s educational system. Each JTED takes on a challenge to prepare Arizona Students for highly competitive workforce. As a result of the efforts of JTED system, more than 100 school districts have the opportunity to provide innovative Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs for students. CVIT’s funding comes from two sources: state appropriations and secondary property taxes from its five member school districts. In November 2000, voters in Hayden/Winkelman, Miami and Superior school districts voted to form a JTED. San Carlos citizens decided to vote to join CVIT in November

2006. In November 2008 Globe voters decided to invest in high quality CTE education and said yes to CVIT. CVIT receives funds and distributes them based on two program delivery methods: satellite and central programs. Satellite programs are taught on the campus that student regularly attends (home school) and are approved by the Arizona Department of Education. CVIT financially supports those programs to ensure that students gain vital technical knowledge and skills in state-of the-art facilities. Some of the programs include Agriculture, Audi Visual, Education Professions, Early Childhood Education, Drafting, Construction Technologies, Automotive Technologies, Welding, Business Management and Administrative Services, Marketing, Hospitality, Culinary Arts, Information Technologies. Central Programs are CTE programs taught on facilities other than student’s regular

campus and are approved by Arizona Department of Education. These programs are taught at CVIT learning sites and are supported by community partners and Gila Community College (GCC). CVIT has partnered with GCC to provide an ethical, productive and technically trained workforce that meets Global needs of business and industry. Through the years CVIT offered: Fire Science, CNA, Electrical Instrumentation, Graphic Design and Welding central programs. All Central Programs are offered for college credit, with no cost to the student, and upon successful completion of studies, students receive Community College Certificates and/or are eligible for industry testing and certifications. Today’s workplace is challenging like never before. Employers demand that workers have solid skills as well as ability to adapt to a change and new technology. High school

students are in a position that their parents never imagined. Advances in information processing, communications, electronics, and unstable

economic environment that create difficulties of getting and keeping employment have changed and will continue to change working environment

and lifestyles. CTE programs combine classroom instruction, laboratory work, workbased learning experiences, See CVIT, Page 7

CVIT Celebrates 10 year anniversary! Neil Barwick (business manager), Francine Gregovich (board member, Miami), Gary Grounds (board member, Globe), Arthur Alvarado (board member, Hayden), Louie Rabago (board member, Superior), Pete Guzman (superintendent), Dirl Cole (program coordinator) marked the event with a photo. (Submitted photo)

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Superior Rotary honors Students of the Month By Mila Lira The Superior Rotary Club recently recognized four students from the Superior Junior-Senior High School at their weekly club meeting. The students recognized for month of October were: Gabby Salcido, Gabby is the daughter of Dora and Joe Salcido. She is an eighth

grader at the Junior High. She is currently the Student Body President and is a member of the undefeated girls Volleyball team. Gabby’s plans for the future include attending Arizona State University to become a Medical Assistant and X-Ray Tech. Jose Lira Jr., Jose is the son of Mila and Jose Lira. He is

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an eighth grader at the Junior High. Currently Jose serves as the eighth grade Class President and is a member of the Junior High Football team. Jose’s plans for the future include attending the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University to become a sports broadcaster. Linda Jones, Linda is the daughter of Teresa Zavala and Jeff Jones. She is a Sophomore at Superior High School. Linda is a member of the Journalism and Yearbook programs at school and is also the Publicist

for the Student Council. After high school Linda plans to attend UC Berkley for college and become an editor. Jesse Aguilar, Jesse is the son of Tom and Cassie Aguilar. He enjoys playing sports and is currently a member of the High School Football team. Jesse plans on attending the University of Arizona after high school where he plans to become a Doctor. Rotary President Roy Chavez congratulated all of the students. He encouraged the students to continue to do well in school,

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Superior Head Start to host car show by Superio Car Club On Thursday, Oct. 20, from 9 am – 12: Noon, the Superior Head Start Preschool will host a car show by the Superio Car Club to celebrate ‘Take It Outside Week’. Did you know that today’s children spend less time outdoors than any generation in history? In our minds, young children and the great outdoors go together. We imagine them skipping rope, playing ball, playing hopscotch, swimming and other fun,

active pursuits. Yet, they are more likely to be in front of the television. ‘Take it Outside Week,’ Oct. 16-22, is all about rectifying that. The Head Start Body Start National Center for Physical Development and Outdoor Play is encouraging teachers, students, parents and caregivers to make outdoor play and activities a regular part of the life of children. The program, “I Am Moving I Am

Learning” (IMIL) is a part of that encouragement. The car show will take place in the Head Start parking lot at 150 Lobb Avenue. The community is invited to the car show and to visit with the Head Start class and see how physical activities are incorporated into the daily classroom routine. IMIL seeks to increase daily moderate to vigorous physical activity,improve the quality of movement activities intentionally


to another successful decade in vocational education. Pete Guzman, who is the superintendent of CVIT from day one notes, “We have extraordinary programs in place, our goal is to educate a well rounded student, who is ready to face many challenges after high school graduation. CVIT’s three central programs with cooperation with Gila Community College: Certified Nursing Assistant, Graphic Design and Welding are in place this year. We are looking forward to next year when we add already established Electrical Instrumentation and Fire Science and introduce two new programs, Medical Assistant and Law

Enforcement.” According to Arizona department of Economic Security, more information, Medical Assistant employment will increase 52.2 percent from 2005 to 2015 adding 4326 jobs to Arizona’s economy. CVIT constantly monitors job market needs and evaluates programs to meet the requests of local and global industries. Guzman adds “My staff and I are prepared for the next decade. We are eager and ready to serve the deserving students of our communities. There is no greater pleasure in eyes of educators than to see students reach their personal and career goals.”

Continued from Page 5 and participation in student organizations. CVIT along with Arizona JTEDS is taking on the challenge of preparing students for the reality of today’s workplace. Career and Technical Student Organizations (CTSO) are proven to have a positive impact on career development because they offer “real life” experiences, insight into careers, and chance to make valuable contacts with business professionals. Arizona Department of Education reports graduation rate for JTED’s is 96.79 percent. This is far above the overall state graduation rate which is in the 75 percent range. Graduation rates are based on cohort years for comparison with other populations. The average related placement rate is 66.44 percent. This rate includes only the immediate past year graduates who were placed in postsecondary or advanced training, in the military or related work. For the past 10 years CVIT helped to educate many productive members of society. CVIT students continue on in community colleges, universities and technical schools. They serve our country in the military. They are a skilled workforce, pay taxes and support local economies. Superintendent Pete Guzman and Governing Board Members: Francine Gregovich (Miami), Arthur Alvarado (Hayden), Louie Rabago (Superior), Yvonne Lees (San Carlos), Gary Grounds (Globe) look forward

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School Superintendent Orlenda Roberts announces public symposiums on “Arizona Ready” FLORENCE – Are you a resident who is interested in improving children’s educational opportunities in Pinal County? If so, School Superintendent Orlenda Roberts invites you to participate with school district leaders in a symposium that will explain and plan for Governor Jan Brewer’s “Arizona Ready” education reform policy. “We invite any Pinal County resident to take part in any of our two sessions that will explain what ‘Arizona Ready’ is and how to prepare for it,” Superintendent Roberts said. “We are looking to engage county leaders, educators, parents, business owners – anyone who has a stake in the future of our children’s education.” The Pinal County School Superintendent’s Office will host two symposiums for county residents. The first one will take

place at the Florence Holiday Inn on Friday, Oct. 21. The second one will be at the Superior High School Gymnasium on Friday, Oct. 28. Both symposiums will begin at 8 a.m. and conclude at 12:30 p.m. “Our aim for the symposiums is to inform participants of the state model for regionally delivered educational services and support, this will help advance the goals set forth in ‘Arizona Ready’,” Roberts said. “Governor Brewer’s educational reform plan identifies relevant, practical, locally-defined and regionally delivered service and support to schools and school districts. This new plan has set an aggressive framework that will assist all of our public schools in ensuring that all students are prepared for success in college and career.” The School Superintendent

said the half-day symposiums have been designed as highly collaborative with a heavy emphasis on attendee’s participation. This will help the Pinal County Education Services Agency (PCESA) in developing a strategic plan for extending the agency’s current programs and services. This will allow PCESA to deliver greater support in the five key areas of “Arizona Ready”: data use, standards and assessment, teacher and principal effectiveness, support for struggling schools and students along with better educational opportunities in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). If you are interested in attending one of the symposiums please contact Janette McClintock at (520) 866-3602 or email at jmclintock@pinalesa. org.

Join in the fun for the Town of Superior’s annual Trunk or Treat, taking place Monday, Oct. 31 (AKA Halloween), at 4 p.m. on Main Street. Fill your trunk with candy for the kids for a safe Halloween experience and show up on Main Street of Superior to join in on the fun. Dress up in your wildest costume and prove you deserve the prize for best costume, as their will be a costume contest included in the fun. There will be prizes for everyone; this great experience can be made so much better if you join us.

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By Taylor Beard Homecoming rocked this year! The Pep assembly was full of smash and grab fun with karaoke, where all the ladies swooned for football player Martin Granillo, and sheet races complete with competing teachers…Mrs. Villaverde was all about it! The Homecoming royalty were partially announced leaving the Seniors waiting for the actual game—stretching out the pressure just that much longer. The Junior Class elected Courtney Urquijo and Louis Fuentes for their royalty, while the Sophomore class decided upon Ariel Alonzo and Cesar Villalobos; the Freshmen were pretty excited for Lindsay Duarte and Ricardo Ochoa as they received their sashes. Then came the parade and the massive tailgate party that followed leading up to the game…no doubt the Titan fans were a little fearful when they pulled up to see the crowd amassing. Before kickoff, the senior athletes were announced with their families and were received by a roaring crowd,

excited for what they are moving on to. Then there was the game…ohhh, what a game! The Panthers attacked and took down their opponent with surprising ease, scoring their first touchdown within minutes of start. Among the many fabulous plays was Louis Fuentes being pursued by a Titan who had the ill will to try and snatch him from behind…bad move on this kid’s part since dear Louie flung his opponent like he was a fly, and then ran the touchdown home. It was Epic! Another fantastic play took place between Martin Granillo and Chris Grap… going for the extra point, the Titans swarmed towards Quarterback Granillo who swiftly tossed the ball to an open Grap who buzzed it right in. Just before halftime, Channel Three showed up to massive cheers from the crowd…the Superior Panthers Homecoming Game won the vote to be presented on Channel 3’s Varsity Zone with Liana Gonzales. To say that the fans and players were excited would be an

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Titans in homecoming hash out understatement. At halftime, the waiting was finally over‌the three finalists for King and Queen were all present. For Queen were: Lorena Medrano, Adrienne Hernandez and Shayna Wickwire. For King were: Chris Grap, Jordan Romero and Jesse Zavala. The mass of fans cheered and screamed as Adrienne Hernandez was crowned Queen and Jesse Zavala, King. First Attendants were: Jordan Romero and Lorena Medrano, with second Attendants being: Chris Grap and Shayna Wickwire. All of the royalty then piled into their waiting carriages (or festively

decorated cars) to lead the parade around the stadium as halftime entertainment. Now‌by halftime the boys had a huge lead of 40 points with 48-8 and once they jumped back into the

fray only to widen the lead another seven points. Martin Granillo passed for 223 yards and four touchdowns. He also ran for 230 yards and two touchdowns. He led the defense with two

sacks and 12 tackles. He also caused two fumbles. Louie Fuentes had 171 yards receiving and caught all four of the touchdowns from Granillo. Chris Grap rushed for 165 yards and two touchdowns. Matthew Zavala had an interception and Jordan

Romero recorded a safety. The final (and quite awesome) score was 61-14 thus leaving the Superior Panthers in excellent form to charge into the playoffs the seventh seed. Their first playoff game will take place this Friday, Oct. 21, in Superior against Salome

(currently in 10th place), with kickoff at 7 p.m. Following this match, the winning team will go up against second seeded team Joy Christian on Friday, Oct. 28. Come out and roar for the Panthers, these boys have been working for it!

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Corazon y Alma Cultural Center kicks off By Taylor Beard The Corazon y Alma Cultural Center opened its doors to awaiting crowds Saturday; so many that they spilled onto the street as the guest speakers verbalized their love and appreciation for the center’s creation. Several guest speakers were on hand to show this appreciation and speak on the importance of such a center, including Eda Zavala, Lorraine Garcia-Nakata and Mark Siegwarth of the Boyce Thompson Arboretum. For its opening, the center was filled with beautiful and intricate altars honoring the dead‌each with their own special feeling

denoting the beauty of the individual being honored. There were several types of crosses accentuating the spiritual setting of each of the altars and pan de los muertos, baked for this specific purpose. Each altar was filled with stunning photos of the honored. The ceremony was rounded out by Miss San Carlos Apache, who spoke about her culture and the wonderful things she has learned about the culture of Superior. She finished up by singing to the crowd, then introduced her sister who accompanied her as she asked the crowd to join in on a traditional Apache dance. The Corazon y Alma

Cultural Center will be open 5-7 days a week with programs and exhibitions revolving in and out for the next two months. October is focused on Dia de Los Muertos or Day of the Dead and will be showcasing the Latina women of Superior from the early 1900s to the 1950s. November will open with programs that include many cultural experiences such as Chinese, Laotian, MiddleEastern, and African American experiences in both Superior and the Copper Corridor. For more information on the Corazon y Alma Cultural Center contact Jeffrey Ferns at ferns_

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Dia de Colores, a bright success! By Taylor Beard Day of Colors, it was certainly that! All sorts of colors in all shapes and sizes, from cars to altars to paintings to even, horses; it was a spectacular day. The car enthusiasts showed up in masses with beautiful, movable works of art that were truly a wonder to behold. Many people wandered the streets, listening to cool tunes and talking about which car they would buy if they could. For me it was the incredible cream Zephyr that was for sale…it wouldbe mine if only I didn’t have to pay off my student loans! The car show was a huge success, as was the art in the park with children happily painting under the gazebo. The art exhibit was filled with incredible objects like the incredible and intricate boxes by Lorrie Polley or the coolly carved wooden horses. There were festive paintings and delicate sketches and figurines galore! The Art Tour was full of interesting studios to visit, showing visitors all aspects of creation to final product. The People’s Choice award went to Jon Moreno, while the Judges’ Choice Awards went to Anna Jeffrey and Jon Moreno, Ty Hadden and Bernie Nienber. The day ended in the lovely twilight of the evening, under the stars and lanterns of the new Magma Club… enjoying delectable food to beautiful music. “On behalf of the Superior Chamber of Commerce, we would like to thank all the sponsors, volunteers, and supporters…also a great big thanks to Jim Elgan for putting on a fantastic car show,” said event coordinator Rachelle Casillas.

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Lady Panthers move towards victory By Taylor Beard The gorgeous gals of Superior went up against some tough opponents during Wednesday’s game in Globe against the Globe Tigers, with the final score ending 0-3 Globe. The team has been struggling through a difficult season, definitely trying to firm up their sea legs as a new team. Coach Cheryl Lopez looked at the brighter side of things, explaining,

“Globe games were awesome! Freshmen won both games easily as did J.V. Varsity came out with nothing to lose. We lost first game 25 -18 but played well. Second game the girls were even more confident and played like pros. The game went back and forth ...we had three chances to pull out the win but had two bad serves... resulted in second loss 26-24. Third game was excellent again; however,

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SAINT FRANCIS OF ASSISI CATHOLIC CHURCH 11 Church Avenue MASS SCHEdULE: Saturday, 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 and 11 a.m. Monday - Friday 9 a.m. Confession: Saturday 4-4:40 p.m. or upon request Rectory and Parish Office, 689-2250 Rev. Mark Long

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lost 25-20.” Each player on the team has wonderful talent that in the right situation works exceedingly well against their opponents, yet it is finding the right situation or grooming the team towards it. Speaking with freshman athletes

Hunter Flannagan and Alysia Fuentes, the girls said that it’s been a tough season, with Coach Cheryl Lopez working to rebuild the team having lost eight fantastic seniors last year. Both girls enjoy the competitiveness and challenge of the game.

Hunter explained, “Going from eighth grade to high school is very different and has definitely helped build the younger players into a team.” At press time, the results of the team’s match against the Ray Lady Bearcats were unknown and will be

reported next week. The Ladies will face their next opponent, the Hayden Lobos, in Superior on Wednesday, Oct. 19,, at 5 p.m. for the Junior Varsity team and 6 p.m. for the Varsity team. Come out and support the girls, help them to victory!

Superior Junior High Volleyball rocks the socks off their opponents By Taylor Beard These girls may be young, but they are fierce. We are talking Fierce with a capital F. Both the seventh and eighth grade teams this year went completely undefeated this season and one ponders if their opposing team’s knees

were knocking when they met them on the court. Under the tutelage of Richard, Rosie and Joe Tameron…these lovely young ladies have almost literally sprouted wings and soared to unknown heights. The Tamerons have been graciously coaching the junior high

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“We are so excited about the zero losses this season. These girls are wonderful, very respectful and very dedicated with great attitudes. They are always willing to go out and do just what they needed to when we put them on the court; they are outstanding and each one is full of determination,” she said. Obviously, we have some bright stars rising in our midst. The seventh and eighth grade teams are currently in first place is the North Division Conference and they will be playing this Saturday, Oct. 22, in Kearny for the final tournament. The first game for both teams begins at 11:30 a.m. “We hope to come out in first place,” Richard said. Show your support for these young and awesome athletes and be in Kearny to scream for them!

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Continued from Page 3 provide protection of water resources”. “Montgomery and Associates is recognized around the world for its work in hydraulic and hydro-geologic groundwater modeling,” said Dan Johnson, Curis Manager of Environment and Technical Services. “The fact that CURIS RESOURCES (ARIZONA) INC. 1575 W. Hunt Highway, Florence, Arizona 85132 USA they conducted a thorough review of our groundwater flow modeling and found no substantial problems confirms that the Florence Copper project can be operated safely without impacts to groundwater quality or availability in Florence or the region.” While Curis is still awaiting confirmation from the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) that its applications to update major environmental permits for operating the Florence Copper project have been granted, the Montgomery & Associates report presents the second recent independent validation of its proposed project. In a letter dated August 24, 2011, the Arizona State Land Department (ASLD) states: “Relative to the environmental issues, ASLD furnished Curis with a list of questions and sought detailed explanations concerning the implementation, analysis and interpretation of the results of previous investigations, particularly the groundwater and aquifer studies. After reviewing all requested materials, it is our conclusion that there is no substantial threat.” A full copy of the Montgomery report can be obtained from the Florence Town Clerk or on the Florence Copper website at Oracle Ridge Mine Oracle Mining Corp. announced that the

Superior Sun, Superior, Arizona Corporation’s Board of Directors appointed Alan Edwards as a director of the Corporation, effective immediately. Edwards has three decades of diverse mining industry experience, including leadership roles at a number of well-known mines. Included in his extensive career accomplishments are operations roles at P.T. Freeport Indonesia’s Grasberg as Vice President of Surface Mines and then as Senior Vice President, Operations; and, as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Apex Silver Mines Corporation, where he was responsible for the engineering, construction and commissioning of the San Cristobal mine in Bolivia. He served as CEO and President of Copper One Inc. from December 2009 to June 2011 and as CEO and President of Frontera Copper Corp. from September 2007 through February 2009. He is the former Vice President of Technical Services and Project Development and former Vice President of Operations of Kinross Gold Corporation. During the 1980s to mid-1990s, he served in various positions at Phelps Dodge Corporation, including General Manager of Operations at Chino Mines Company and Mine Superintendent at Phelps Dodge Morenci Inc. Edwards holds a BSc in Mining Engineering and an MBA in Finance from the University of Arizona. “Mr. Edwards’s global experience in mine development and operations, and his extensive knowledge See Mining, Page 14

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This ‘N That • MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT Medicare Open Enrollment starts on Oct. 15, runs for seven weeks, and you must make your final selection for next year’s Medicare coverage by Dec. 7. Get one-on-one help from your local State Health Insurance Assistance Program by calling Pinal-Gila Council for Senior Citizens at 520-836-2758 or 1-800-293-9393. Local events take place at Hayden Senior Center, 520 Velasco Avenue, Hayden, Tuesday, Nov. 1, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; Superior Senior Center, 360 Main Street, Superior, Thursday, Nov. 3, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and Hayden Senior Center, 520 Velasco Avenue, Hayden, Tuesday, Nov. 15, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. • HALLOWEEN PASTRY BINGO Class of 2012 parents are sponsoring a Halloween Pastry Bingo to benefit students on Sunday, Oct. 23, 1 p.m., in the Superior Junior-Senior High Multipurpose room. There will be bingo, concessions and fun for all. For more information, please contact Terry Villaverde at the school. • SUPERIOR FOOD BANK FOOD BOXES The Superior Food Bank will be distributing food boxes on Oct. 27 and 28, Thursday and Friday, from 3 to 4 p.m. An alternate pick up time is on Sunday, Oct. 30. Please call Mel at 520-827-9116 or Dennis at 520-827-0988 in advance to schedule your pickup time and place. • SUPERIOR HEAD START PRESCHOOL Superior Head Start Preschool is having an Open House and the community is invited on Thursday, Oct. 27, from 9 a.m. – noon. Head Start is a non-profit agency, which provides comprehensive developmental services for children and their families. Children’s artwork will be on display, with a theme of “buildings.” The Head Start is located at 150 Lobb Avenue. Contact Hilda Cardenas, Site Manager, at 689-2812 for more information. • SPD 29th ANNUAL TOYS FOR KIDS The Superior Police Department is accepting names of families for its 29th Annual Toys for Kids campaign from now until Oct. 28. Please call 520-6891961 and provide the family name, contact number ,name/age/sex of child and address where Santa’s helpers can deliver presents on Christmas Eve. Donations of new toys and wrapping supplies are welcomed and can be dropped off at the police department, 734 West Main Street. If you have questions, leave a message for Officer Kathy Noriega.

• HALLOWEEN BASH BAILE FOLKLORICO ALMA DE SUPERIOR Baile Folklorico Alma De Superior will be hosting an Adult Halloween party on Saturday, Oct. 29, starting at 8 p.m. in the Los Hermanos Ballroom. There will be cash prizes, raffles, music and a costume contest. Pre-sale tickets are available from any Baile Folklorico Alma De Superior member or parent; cost is $10 single and $15 couple. Tickets can also be purchased at the door; cost is $15 single and $20 couple. For more information contact 520-820-9454. • SUPERIOR HIGH CLASS OF ‘81 REUNION The Superior High Class of 1981 will be celebrating its 30th Reunion with a Dinner/ Dance on Nov. 12 at the VFW Hall in Superior. All alumni are welcome. Dinner/Dance Tickets are $40 single or $80 couple. Dance tickets are $15. No tickets will be sold at dance, so purchase before Nov. 12. For more information, please call Connie Reyna Perez at 602-703-8858 or email • SUPERIOR HEAD START PRESCHOOL Superior Head Start Preschool is always accepting applications for 3 and 4 year old children. A variety of educational, mental health, nutrition, health activities, and, sometimes medical and dental needs are provided to meet special needs through this program. Families participate in education, social service and parent involvement activities. Children must be three years old by Aug. 31. Families must income qualify and have proof of guardianship (birth certificate or DES certified letter with child’s name and birth date). Children must have the following immunizations: Varicella, 4 DTP, 3 Polio, 1 MMR, 3 Hepatitis B and HIB booster. Call 689-2812 for more information or stop by at 150 Lobb Avenue Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. • VFW #3584 MEMBERSHIP DRIVE The VFW 3584 George E. Truman Post is having a membership drive, and, seeking family members of veterans to join the Ladies Auxiliary and men to start a Men’s Auxiliary. In March, 2012, they will be having their 75th anniversary celebration. Anyone interested in joining should contact the Post. • WALL OF HONOR VFW Post 3584 is seeking photos of veterans and military personnel to be displayed at the VFW Post 3584 of Superior, Arizona. Past veterans, be it you or your husband, wife, father, mother, aunt, uncle, any relative or friend, we want to honor all veterans. To donate photos to be placed on the Wall of Honor, contact Debbie at 689-5820 or Rene at 6892428 or any member of the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 3584 of Superior, Arizona.

Clubs & Meetings • SUPERIOR ARBORETUM BINGO Superior Arboretum Residents Association BINGO will be held Tuesday nights at 7 p.m. in the Community Room at 199 West Gray Drive. • • FAMILY LIFE CHRISTIAN CENTER BIBLE STUDIES Beginning Wednesday, Aug. 17, 7 p.m., at 56 Kellner, the Family Life Christian Center will be holding new Bible Studies, for women and men. The Women’s study will be”Secrets, Transforming your Life and Marriage.” and for the men, there will be “Strong Men in Tough Times.” Call 689-2202 for more information. Join us for a great time in God’s Word.

• BINGO AT VFW POST #3584 Bingo is bigger and better, prize wise, at the VFW Post # 3584 in Superior. Come have fun on Friday nights, starting at 7 p.m. There’ll be 20 games of the regular, jackpot and special type and a snack bar, with a regular bar open from 5 p.m. • PARKS & REC CLASSES Superior Parks & Recreation offers a Tae Kwon Do class every Saturday morning from 10 a.m. to noon. For registration, location and/or more information, come to the Senior Center on Saturday or contact Parks & Recreation Director Barbara Arriola at 520-827-0052.

To add an item to the community calendar please submit information to or call 385-2266. Listings are free, however, the SUN reserves the right to edit or refuse submissions.

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“Mr. Radke was an Continued from Page 13 exemplary director of the Corporation during his of geology and copper brief tenure and the board projects in particular, benefited from his attention will bring added strength to strategy and governance,” to Oracle Mining as we said Eagland. “We wish complete our NI 43-101 him all the best in his future compliant technical report endeavors.” and approach our final In addition, the Board design and economics of Directors has granted study for the re-start of the stock options to Edwards Oracle Ridge Copper Mine,” in conjunction with his said Paul Eagland, Oracle appointment as a director Mining’s CEO. of the Corporation. Options The Corporation also were granted to purchase announced that Gregory 150,000 common shares Radke has resigned from in the capital of the the Corporation’s Board of Corporation, exercisable Directors. for a period of five years Radke is a director of at a price of $0.99 per Melior Resources Inc. share and subject to the (“Melior”, formerly terms and conditions of the Coalcorp Mining Inc.) Corporation’s Stock Option and he was Melior’s Plan and TSX Venture representative on the Oracle Exchange approval. All Mining board. Melior share options granted to was entitled to a board directors vest immediately. representative so long as Resolution Copper Melior held not less than 5% Company of Oracle Mining’s issued An accident at Resolution and outstanding common Copper Company Friday shares. Melior recently sent a contractor to the fully divested its holdings hospital after a steel door in Oracle Mining and is no fell 50 feet, striking him in longer a shareholder of the the lower back. (See related Corporation. story.)

Sheriff’s Report The Pinal County Sheriff’s Report is taken from the daily logs, based on the information provided by deputies. All persons arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Oct. 10 Jason Garrett Looper, 26, Superior, was arrested on a warrant for trafficking in stolen property. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail in Florence. Oct. 13 Theft of multiple guns was reported in the 51000 block of North Signal Mountain Road, Top of the World. Oct. 14 Criminal damage was reported on the rail line between Queen Valley and Superior. An unknown person shot at tires on a Ford F250 that is set up to run on the rail line.


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October 19, 2011

Our Sales Department Makeover is DONE! Stop by to see our new look & expanded Preowned Inventory with more hitting the lot DAILY! Pre-Owned Cars JUST IN: 2008 Ford Focus SE 2-Door Coupe, 2.0L, SYNC, Alloy Wheels, Auto, Single CD, ONLY 18,383 Miles McSpadden Price $13,900 *** 2011 Chevrolet Cruz LTZ Sedan, 1.4L, 9,250 Miles, Leather, Heated Seats, Parking Sensors, Onstar McSpadden Price $20,500 *** 2010 Ford Taurus SEL FWD, 16,147 Miles, Leather, Premium Sound, Heated Seats, SYNC KBB $25,225 • McSpadden Price $24,500 *** 2010 Mercury Milan Premier 3.0L, 23,363 Miles, Leather, Moon Roof, SYNC, Audiophile Sound KBB $22,215 • McSpadden Price $19,800 *** 2010 Mercury Milan Premier 3.0L, 18,829 Miles, Leather, SYNC, Multi-Disc CD KBB $21,585 • McSpadden Price $19,200 *** 2010 Mercury Milan Premier 3.0L, 24,829 Miles, Leather, SYNC KBB $20,850 • McSpadden Price $19,100 *** 2010 Ford Focus SEL 2.0L, ONLY 2,000 Miles, Leather, Moon Roof, SYNC McSpadden Price $19,900 *** 2010 Mercury Grand Marquis 29,130 Miles, Leather, Power Seat KBB $17,860 • McSpadden Price $17,800 *** 2010 Lincoln MK2 Sedan 19,027 Miles, Leather, Multi-Disc CD KBB $28,395 • McSpadden Price $26,900 *** 2009 Ford Taurus Limited 49,644 Miles, 3.5L, Leather, Moon Roof KBB $19,450 • McSpadden Price $18,900 *** 2008 Ford Mustang GT Convertible 14,464 Miles, 4.6L, Leather, Shaker Sound KBB $28,445 • McSpadden Price $26,900 ***

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