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Vol. 54 No. 45 • Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012 • 50¢ Periodicals Postage Paid at Hayden, Ariz. 85135

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Also In This Issue: PCSO makes arrests in ‘toolbox murder,’ See Page 6

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Dennis Verdo Farris

Nicholas ‘Angelo’ Lagunas July 16, 1982 - October 27, 2012

Nicholas “Angelo” Lagunas was born on July 16, 1982 to his proud parents Thomas (Tommy) Lagunas Sr. and Celia Corona Lagunas. Angelo

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was called home to heaven on the evening of Oct. 27 2012. Angelo left behind five children: his son Angelo and daughters Jayden, Nicholette, Angelina, Giovanna and Arisa; his brother Tommy (Mary Rose) Lagunas Jr; sister Gia Lagunas; nieces and nephews Adriana, Shannon, Rya, Zenia, Marcos and William; aunts and uncles Fernando and Teresa Rabego, Robert and Lilly Rabago, Raymond and Betty Amparano, Mary (Adolfo) Corona, Tony (Kenny) Lagunas, Adelia Barnsfield, Placido Lagunas, and Gabriel (Lilly) Lagunas.

He is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Modesto and Ramona Corona; paternal grandparents Arturo and Vicky Lagunas; Uncles and Aunts Raul Corona Sr, Arthur Lagunas Jr, Pam Rabago Paul Lopez Jr., and Sandy and Albert Rojas. Angelo also leaves behind many, many cousins and family from the Tri-Community and surrounding area. Angelo always greeted you

with a kiss, a great big hug or a special handshake, and always took the time to say hello. The pain, the hurt, the sadness and grief of losing Angelo so suddenly will be in our hearts forever, but the memory we have of him can never be taken from any of us. “We love you and miss you always. Your next journey has just begun … I love you, Mijo.” - from Mom, Dad, beloved Nikki and family.

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Sept. 18, 1954 - Nov. 1, 2012

Dennis Verdo Farris passed away on Nov. 1, 2012 at the age of 58, after a long illness. He was born in Birmingham, Alabama on Sept. 30, 1954, the oldest of three sons born to Verdo and Patsy Farris. The family moved to Ray, Arizona in 1957 where Dennis started school and later graduated from Ray High School in Kearny. He lived in California and Colorado for some years. Dennis’ big love was always music and art. His love of music, especially rock-n-roll, lead to him working as a disc jockey at several radio stations over the years and his love of art lead to his return to college at the age of 50 where he received his Bachelors Degree in 2006 from the U of A, of which he was very proud. Dennis enjoyed drawing and painting and sometimes displayed his work in local art shows. He also enjoyed getting together with friends and playing guitar. Dennis

loved children and worked for a time with troubled children in California, always wanting the best for them. Dennis is survived by his three sons, Dylan (Lindsey), Jesse (Kim) and Free; three grandchildren, Sage, Jackson and Grace; parents, Verdo and Patsy Farris; brothers, Jeff (Brenda) and Jerry; niece, Shea; nephew, Sam and many aunts, uncles and cousins all over the Southeast. Memorial Service will be held, Thurs., Nov. 8, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church in Kearny.

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Wilbur Leftridge Brunson was born on Nov.3, 1943, the son of George and Lorene Brunson. He was born and raised in Globe, Arizona and was the second of four children, brothers Andy and Jack and sister Dorothy. In 1960, Wilbur joined the Navy at the age of 17 and began what would be a 10year stint. During this time, he worked his way up to

an E5 ranking and received the awards of National Defense and Combat Medals for Vietnam Service and Vietnam In Country. He was so proud to be in the Navy and was very honored to have served his country. On Dec. 22, 1971, he was honored once again when he married the love of his life LaVonne. They were married for 40 years

displaying a supportive and caring marriage unlike any other. They were blessed with three wonderful children, Allen, Stacie and Tom. In 1986, Wilbur began his 20-year career as a Pinal County Deputy Sheriff. Wilbur rose to the highly respected position of sergeant and was extremely passionate about his work. Anyone who knew him

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and was devoted to his family, which includes six grandchildren- Kyle, Amber, Deni, Tyrel, Dusty, and Coby and three great grandchildren Morgan, Reese and Emmy. Wilbur was called to the Lord on Oct. 22, 2012; on this day, another angel was taken home. Wilbur will be forever loved and dearly missed by all who knew him.

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Kearny 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 damages are estimates. Oct. 27 Criminal damage was reported on the 400 block of Jamestown. Oct. 30

Alfred Ray T. Lechuga, 40 of Kearny, was arrested on four warrants, one out of Florence City Court, two out of Coolidge City Court and one out of Mesa City Court. He was transported to Florence and booked into the Pinal County Adult Detention Center. Nov. 1 Disorderly conduct/ serious disruptive behavior was reported on the 200 block of Fairhaven. Other calls included 15 ambulance runs; two welfare checks; one found property report; one runaway juvenile report; two vacation house check requests;

three suspicious person/ vehicle/circumstance reports; four agency assists; two fire calls; two extra patrol requests; three information reports; one citizen assist; one business assist; one residential alarm drop; one animal detail other than dog bite; and one threatening and intimidating report. Verbal warnings included one for walking the wrong direction on the roadway/ hitchhiking and one for being on school property after hours. Three RVs were redtagged for residential parking violations (parked longer than 72 hours on the street).

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Dolores E. Forman-Miller March 3, 1929 - Oct. 26, 2012

Dolores E. (Sinz) FormanMiller, born in Dinner Creek Township, MN on Mar. 3, 1929 to Irving L. and Ovidia A. Winger, passed away on Oct. 26, 2012 at the Apache Junction Health Center. She is survived by her children: Marjorie Page of Kearny, Edith Sawyer of Winkelman, Robert (Janet) Sinz of Tacoma, Karen (Jay)

Collins of Kearny, Fred (Kiana) Sinz of Kannapolis, NC and Jeanne (Steve) Hartless of Show Low; her grandchildren: James Page Jr, Bonnie (Scott) Cowan, John Sawyer, Lawrence (Rebekah) Sawyer, Jacob Sawyer, Leon (Roshell) Sawyer, Donna Stebbings, Darren Sinz, Amanda (Eric) Mullenix, Laura

Sinz, Bethany Payton, Jason (Pam) Collins, Heidi (Ryan) Patterson and Chad (Sara) Denton; 16 greatgrandchildren and one greatgreat-granddaughter. At Dollie’s request, there will not be any funeral services, but, family and friends will gather together at a later date to honor her life.

Forrest Elbert Smith Feb. 13, 1928 - Oct. 29, 2012

Forrest Elbert Smith, age 84, of Kearny, passed away on Oct. 29 at Hospice of the Valley in Mesa. He was

born in Paris, IL on Feb. 13, 1928, son of Forrest Patrick and Viola Mae (Parker) Smith. He lived in Arizona


In last week’s Copper Basin News, two students were inadvertently omitted from the Academic Honor Roll for Ray Elementary School. Jordan Pace and Fernando Lopez earned a place on the honor roll as well. The CBN regrets the omission and congratulates these two on their successes this quarter.

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for 65 years. Forrest was schooled in Illinois and moved to AZ in 1947, to help his father find and mine gold. He served his country proudly in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict and was stationed in Korea. After the war, he returned and opened up gas stations in Globe, Flagstaff and Phoenix. He also worked for Kennecott and Asarco as a Mill Foreman. Forrest enjoyed his racecars. He owned and sponsored several of them. He liked to go camping in the White Mountains in Greer with his family. He is preceded in death by his wife Wanda Laverne (Huggins) Smith on Nov. 25, 2004. Forrest is survived by his children: Roncie Jolene (Brad) Boydston of Kearny, Debbie Arelene (Chris) Mendoza of Florence, Forrest “Butch” Gene Smith of Kearny, Darenda Idell (Bob) Day of Kearny; his sisters, Mary Huggins and Geraldine Sate, both from Miami; 14 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren. Visitations were held last week at Lamont Mortuary Chapel. Forrest was interred Globe Cemetery.

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Suspects charged in ‘toolbox murder’ Pinal County Sheriff’s Homicide Detectives have charged two men in the killing of an unknown

man and two others with concealing his body inside a toolbox and burying it in the area of the East

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Florence Kelvin Highway and Highway 177 near Kearny. According to PCSO, on Jan. 16, 2011, at 11:42 a.m. a hunter discovered the toolbox containing the victim’s body. The hunter immediately contacted PCSO and homicide detectives began the investigation. The “Delta” toolbox was partially buried in the ground. Inside of the toolbox, detectives located the decomposing body of an adult male. The male was middle aged and the body had obvious signs of trauma. The body was taken to the Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy. The manner of death was ruled as a homicide by the Medical Examiner’s Office. Last week, detectives charged Paul Goga, 33, Tempe, and Gilbert Evora, 30, Mesa, with first degree murder. They also charged Javier Santos, 34, Apache Junction, and Joshua

A tape measure shows the depth of the Delta toolbox containing the remains of an unknown man. (Photo courtesy Pinal County Sheriff’s Office)

McGuire, 31, Kearny, with first degree hindering and abandonment or concealment of a dead body. According to PCSO Public Information Officer Tim Gaffney, homicide detectives followed up

on every lead which they received related to this case. The investigation, he said, revealed the motive in the case was apparently related to a drug debt. Allegedly, Goga and Evora devised a plan to kill the victim. Detectives said

Goga drove the victim to a residence in the 200 block of Hartford Street in Kearny where Evora was waiting inside with a baseball bat. Once inside, the victim was allegedly beaten with the bat by Toolbox, Page 12

The rocky terrain near where the hunter located the Delta toolbox in January 2011. (Photo courtesy Pinal County Sheriff’s Office)

The Delta toolbox that was the casket for the unidentified remains of a middle-aged man buried in the area of the Florence-Kelvin Road and Highway 177, Kearny. (Photo courtesy Pinal County Sheriff’s Office)

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Dionne charged with murder of Winkelman man FLORENCE, Ariz. – A San Manuel man has been charged in the shooting death of Nicolas Angelo Lagunas. According to Tim Gaffney, Public Information Officer of the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office, a 911 call was received on Sat., Oct. 27, 2012, at 9:09 p.m. from a resident in the 300 block of E. Fifth St., San Manuel. The caller reported that an unknown male individual was banging on their front door yelling for the homeowner to call 911. Deputies arrived at the residence within minutes of the call being dispatched and, upon their arrival, they found Nicholas Angelo Lagunas, 30,

Winkelman, lying on the ground outside of the residence. Lagunas was unconscious and bleeding from a gunshot wound to the chest. Despite the efforts by deputies and medical personnel, he was pronounced deceased at the scene. PCSO Homicide Detectives responded to the scene and began conducting an investigation. During the course of the investigation, it was determined Lagunas had allegedly been shot by Stephen Paul Dionne, 29, San Manuel. According to Gaffney, detectives discovered that the two men had been involved in a verbal

altercation at the home Dionne lived at in the 200 block of E. Fifth Street, San Manuel. During the altercation, detectives said Dionne shot Lagunas in the chest. After being shot, Lagunas ran down the street to a house and began banging on the door yelling for help. Lagunas died at the scene as a result of the gunshot wound he received. Following the shooting, Dionne fled the scene and went into hiding. On Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012, homicide detectives with the assistance of the U.S. Marshal’s Office were able to locate Dionne at a residence in Tucson near the intersection of Grant and Country Club.

Dionne was taken into custody and booked in the Pima County Jail for an outstanding felony probation violation warrant. On Friday, Nov. 2, detectives filed charges of first degree murder.

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Hayden 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 damages are estimates. Items for this report are submitted by the Hayden Police Department and reflect information available at the time of the report. Oct. 28 Agency assist to Pinal County Sheriff’s Office with a death notification. Screams were reported coming from a trailer park in Winkelman. When the

area was checked, it was discovered that the noise was coming from a radio speaker. Agency assist with a medical emergency in San Pedro. Oct. 29 Two males were reported by Asarco to be in the SmithCo area. The property and the desert area were searched with negative contact. An order of protection was served in Hayden. A search warrant was

executed at a residence in Hayden. There is probable cause to believe suspects were involved in an aggravated robbery. Oct. 30 Agency assist to Hayden Fire Department with a structure fire in San Pedro. A domestic situation was reported in San Pedro. Oct. 31 Gary Dean Perdue, 58 of Hayden, was arrested on a felony warrant out of Maricopa County Superior Court. He was transported

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to Globe and booked into the Gila County Jail. Nov. 1 Jonathan R. RabagoPhelan, 22 of Hayden, was arrested for disorderly conduct/domestic violence. He was transported to Globe and booked into the Gila County Jail. Kenneth Dale Baugher, 51 of San Manuel, was arrested for driving on a suspended license. He was cited and released. Criminal damage was reported in Hayden.

Nov. 2 Agency assist to Kearny Ambulance with a medical emergency in Indian Hill. Nov. 3 Responded to an alarm at Hayden High School. Agency assist with a medical emergency in Winkelman. Brian Lee Morrison, 27 of Hayden, was arrested on a felony warrant out of Gila County. He was transported to Globe and booked into the Gila County Jail.

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Did you know You know? I had never felt pain like the pain I felt on that day. That day that you left for a place in the clouds. I hope it’s as nice as it sounds. As nice a place as the one you left. The place that had all your family & friends. ...The place that has your family & friends. You know? I never got a chance to say goodbye. On that day that you elevated to the sky. To think about it brings a tear to my eye. A picture of you brings a tear to my eye. I know you know. We miss you so much. We love you so much.

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Of all the cotton-picking times to ... learn about cotton? Cotton, proudly displayed on the State emblem as one of the Five C’s of Arizona (Copper, Cattle, Cotton, Citrus and Climate), became a cash crop for Arizona farmers in the 1910’s, when Supima cotton was born upon a field on the Gila River Reservation. It became the plant that makes Ralph Lauren’s cotton goods worthy of his name. Over time, Supima cotton became

In Loving Memory of Maria Cota Mom, It has been a year since you left us. Your absence we fill with all the memories that you left us. But we have faith that someday we will reunite someday. We will reunite at “Heaven’s Gate” until then we want to say, Mom, we miss you and we love you everyday.

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less important to Arizona economy, as prices fluctuated, but, it is still grown in Arizona and across the American Southwest and is widely recognized as one of the finest cottons the world has ever known. Cotton still remains an important part of Arizona industry, and it’s no wonder when this plant is so versatile. It is used in fuel, fertilizer, paper, cardboard, margarine and shortening, as well as clothing and other household textiles. Arizona cotton is primarily grown in the Copper Corridor, most especially in Pinal County

and is the main crop grown in the Gila River Valley. Over the past hundred years, the cotton industry has seen remarkable advances in technology, mostly due to the Arizona Cotton Ginners Association, which has led the advance of progress both in Arizona and nationwide. One advance is the Phytogen brand cotton seeds, the most widely planted cotton seeds in the U.S, known for their quality, performance, vigor and yield. Phytogen is engineered to better resist pests, disease and even

drought conditions, yet, is comparable to the other high quality cottons. During the recession, the future of Arizona cotton was threatened as farmers were forced to switch to more lucrative crops or even to sell their fields for development. With less production in other top cotton-producing countries, prices are higher and more farmers are growing cotton again. For most areas of Arizona, the cotton fields are in early bloom in June. In Western Arizona, peak bloom is often met by the end of June, the month

commonly referred to as “prime time” for Arizona cotton production. The majority of the harvest begins in Oct. and right now in the Copper Corridor the cotton is high. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, cotton prices are up for the fifth year in a row. Arizona farmers have planted 188,000 acres of cotton, mostly of the upland variety, to be sold at prices of more than 80 cents per pound. In 2008, cotton’s lowest production year, the crops still generated $165 million dollars in cash that

directly affected Arizona economy, and that does not factor in any advantage to the economy but the actual amount garnered from crop sales. This is great news for the farmers and great news for those who hope for a better economy all around. Now, go forth and buy sweatpants. Make sure the cotton they are made from was bought from Arizona, and sit back in comfort, on your day off, content in your comfort as well as with the knowledge that you helped your friends and neighbors in the cotton industry.

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Anthony, It’s been 4 years since you’ve been gone, but we still miss you and love you a lot. Love, Tata Manolin & Nana Veva


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County seeking applications for Trial Court Appointment Commission FLORENCE, Ariz. – Non-attorney members are being sought to serve on the Pinal County Commission for Trial Court Appointments. There are several important changes coming to Pinal County in 2013. There will be a five-member Board of Supervisors, a variety of new office holders and now Superior Court judges will be chosen by the Governor and not through direct elections in the past. According to the Arizona Constitution, a county with a population of 250,000 or more in the latest census shall move to merit selection of Superior Court judges. In the 2010 census, Pinal County’s official population was 375,770. In September, the Board of Supervisors appointed seven residents from each of their respective districts (including the upcoming

Districts 4 and 5) to sit as the Pinal County Commission of Trial Court Appointments Nominating Committee. The Nominating Committee is currently seeking applications from non-attorneys to serve on the Pinal County Commission of Trial Court Appointments. In accordance with the Arizona Constitution, Article VI, Section 41, non-attorney members must have resided in the state for at least five years and must have resided in the supervisorial district from which appointed for at least one year before being nominated (supervisorial districts are available at VzdW2). They cannot be a judge, a retired judge or a lawyer admitted to practice before the Arizona Supreme

Court and they cannot hold any governmental office, elective or appointed, for profit (i.e. salary, commission, etc.) (An appointee can be a governmental employee.) The nominating committee will select candidates to recommend to the Governor. Applications, along with the Committee’s recommendation for appointment, will be forwarded to the Governor who shall make appointments subject to confirmation by the Arizona Senate. Interested non-attorneys are encouraged to send a letter and résumé to Stephanie Jordan, Deputy Court Administrator, ATTENTION: Trial Court Commission Nominating Committee, POB 1748; Florence, AZ 85132. The Nominating

Ray High School has released the Honor Roll for the first grading period of the 2012-13 academic year. Named to the 3.5 GPA Honor Roll were Freshmen – Taylor Ashby, Nepeese Avechuco, *Ainsley Bull, Kylie Cuellar, Sarah Duncklee, *Stormee Galka, Austin Huffman, *Savannah Hunt and *Gabrielle Juvera. Sophomores – *Jacob Baca, Patricia Baptisto, Kolton Bray, *Luke Byrd, *Sidney Chenoweth, Taylor Day-McGrane, *Seth Harmon, Elena Huerta, Stephanie Lomeli, Ramon Marinez, *Sabrina Martinez, Hannah Mercer, Alisa Molar, Jacob Pace, *Derek Pacheco, Brandy Schneider, Leah Wallace, *Alexander Willis and *Destry Yocum. Juniors – *Grant Armendarez, Richard

Bickley, Amber Bryce, Abbigale Calhoun, Jason Cruz, Eli Cude *Yvette Dickey, Anthony Garcia, Jordan Gilliam, Brandon King, Kayla McDowell, Jesse Perez, Andrew Riley, Lucy Sainz, Mikayla Seller, Brett Smitch and Rexxie Sosa. Seniors – Ruth Bickley, James Byers, Alyssa Dao, Angela Fuentes, Kara Gillaspy, Matthew Graham, Daniel Harmon, *Altin Hing, *Annie Hinojos, Ciera Huffman, Michelle Johnson, *Josette Kimmel, *Chris Misita, *Jesse Molar, *Haleigh Osborn, *Maranda Petty, Christian Rios, Jake Smith, Kymberly Terry, Jacob Wernett and *Harmony Wormwood. 3.0 GPA honor students included: Freshmen – Ashlie Bryce, Jeron Coleman, Austin

Collings, Ryan King, Billy Lutz, Ashley Ortiz, Adelina Romero, Noah Stewart, and Dannell West. Sophomores – Marisa Aguilar, Triston Gantt, Dakota Hale, Robbin Newman, Demi Olivas, Wyatt Phillips, Armando Rodriguez, Cheyenne Rodriguez, Elissa Rodriguez, Amber Romero, Elisia Romero, Joseph Serrano and Cami Winsor. Juniors – Dominic Bravo, Dallas Bushnell, Katie Cuellar, Mariah Denny, Austin Everett, Breauna Hathaway, Austin Herrick, Patrick Lopez, Rosalia Marquez, Adriana Martinez, Christianna Martinez, Alicia Romero and Samantha Zaragoza. Seniors – Kayla Bonser, Shannon Cuellar, Shaun Heathman and Kyle McDowell. *Denotes all A’s.

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Ad Deadlines for the Copper Basin News, Superior Sun and San Manuel Miner have been changed. The new deadlines for all regular display ads Ray High School lists honor rolls and all classified ads is 5 p.m. Friday. Please call the CBN/ Sun office at 520-3635554 or email cbnsun@ or the Miner office at 520-385-2266 or email miner@minersunbasin. com to place your ads or for more information.

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Rodriguez to compete in National Finals Armando Rodriguez III, Bull-Riding Champion of the Southern Jr. Bull-

Riding Association, will travel to Ignacio, Colorado to compete in the National

Bull-Riding Championship Finals on Nov. 1 - Nov. 4. A sophomore student at Ray District High School, Armando is the son of

Armando Rodriguez, Jr. and Colleen, Leticia and Michael Graham; grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Armando Rodriguez,

Sr., Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Guzman; great-grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Guzman, the late Mrs. Gila Romero and Mr. Ramon

Romero. He is very proud and honored to represent the Southern Jr. Bull-Riding Association.

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By Mila Besich-Lira Yesterday evening, KVOA, the NBC affiliate from Tucson, reported that the Arizona Department of Safety (DPS) had recovered $2,000,000.00 of copper that was stolen from the ASARCO mine in Hayden. The initial discovery of the stolen copper was found on Sept. 27 at a ranch near Tangerine Road in Marana. The report explained that at least 12 people could be indicted in this case and

will be facing up to 40 counts. The DPS investigation led them to Upland California and to a scrap metal dealer who has connections to a Chinese broker. The Arizona copper was put into sea containers and began its journey to China on the ship “Franesca.” Jim Oien is the DPS officer who has been investigating this crime, in his interview with KVOA Oien said two weeks ago,

the “Francesca” was loaded with three containers of stolen copper. It sailed to Hong Kong where Customs and Border Protection agents managed to get the ship returned with the containers. In total 500 830-pound anodes of copper were recovered in the ship. “The Arizona copper that was mined in Arizona by Arizona workers ends up in the hands of the Chinese, and it’s stolen,” explained

Oien. ASARCO originally suspected the copper thefts and began an internal investigation prior to alerting the authorities. The company has been working with law enforcement and there is a $50,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest and conviction. If you have information you are urged to call 88-CRIME or 9-1-1. Copper Area News will release more details as they become available.

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Blazers finish off Baja softball season with two wins The Blazers traveled to Oro Valley to face the third ranked Dare Devils. In the first game of the day, the Blazers jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the first at bat and never relinquished the lead. The Blazers defense did not allow a run until the fifth inning when a runner scored on a throwing error. In the sixth

and final inning, the Blazers added six runs to bring the final score to 12-1 in favor of the Blazers. Starting on the mound Daniella Hinojos (6K/3W/1ER) and relieving Nikki Baldenegro (3K/3W/0ER) combined for the win. Offensively the team was led by Nikki Baldenegro (3-4), Julie Meza

(3-4), Deseray Godoy (3-4), Samantha Bejarta (2-4) and Destiny Gonzalez (2-4). In the second game of the afternoon, the Blazers started off slow and the Dare Devils started off strong scoring four runs in the first inning. The Blazers woke up the bats in the second inning tying up the score at four apiece.

What does college, career ready mean? College today means a lot more than just pursuing a four-year degree at a university. Being “college ready” means being prepared for any postsecondary experience, including study at two-year and four-year institutions leading to a postsecondary credential (i.e. a certificate, license, Associate’s and Bachelor’s degree). In today’s economy, a career is not just a job. A career provides a family-sustaining wage and pathways to advancement. According to the Center on Education and the Workforce about 40 years ago, 72 percent of US jobs were held by individuals with a high school degree or less. By 2018, only 38 percent of jobs will be available to individuals without some education and

training after high school. According to the Brookings Institution nearly one-half of all job openings in the United States will be in “middle skill” jobs, all of which require at least some postsecondary education and training. By contrast, those with a high school diploma or less are eligible only for the onefifth of all job openings that are deemed “low skill.” CVIT, with its Central Programs, offers career readiness training to students while still in high school. Superior, Globe, Miami, San Carlos and Hayden/ Winkelman students take advantage of free college classes that leads to community college and/or industry certifications. “With a wide range of program offerings we

hope not only to reach the interest of students in our communities, but also meet industry needs” says Pete Guzman, CVIT Superintendent. Courses include Medical Assistant, Certified Nursing Assistant, Fire Science, Electrical and Instrumentation Technology, Welding, and Cosmetology programs are provided in cooperation with Gila Community College. Pre-Engineering Geology program is provided in cooperation with Central Arizona College, Arizona State University and Resolution Copper. For more information about how high school students can take advantage of these programs in the 2013/2014 school year contact Beata Tarasiuk, CVIT Coordinator/ Recruiter, at 928.425.9654.

Winkelman school lists honor rolls Winkelman Middle School has released the Honor Roll and Perfect Attendance List for the first quarter of the 2012-13 academic year. Named to the Honor Roll were: Sixth Grade – Angelita Casillas, Robert Casillas, Kayla Islava and Anthony Lopez, Seventh Grade – Brittney Arbizo, Robert Bohrn, Aiden Bonner, Julian Cruz, Mychal Mariscal, Aliyana Perez and Frankie Valencia. Eighth Grade – Adriana

Cruz, Laurny Bonner, Alexandra Gomez, Jonathan Jimenez, Martha Palafox and Laryssa Torrez. Honored for Perfect Attendance were: Sixth Grade – Sierrah Bainter, Angelita Casillas, Robert Casillas, Erika Godoy, Kirstin Hise, Kayla Islava, Anthony Lopez, Omar Lopez, Robert Manriquez, Noah Monroy, Katrina Trevizo and Angel Young. Seventh Grade – Brittney Arbizo, Cassidy Arbizo,

Robert Bohrn, Joaquin Camarena, Julian Cruz, Jaden Gonzales, Brandi Lopez, Mychal Mariscal, Esteban Monroy, Michael Monroy, Beatrice Sanchez and Rafael Torres. Eighth Grade – Jacob Carrasco, Adriana Cruz, Brandon Cruz, Adrian Encinas, John Henry Gaona, Alexandra Gomez, Michale Guerrero, Linda Kame, Martha Palafox, Santiago Pina, Jacob Sanchez, Laryssa Torrez, Leticia Vargas and Casandra Westrope.

The Blazers defense did not allow the Dare Devils to score again as the Blazers added runs every inning until the closing inning, with a final score of 10-4. Shuffling the pitching rotation around Nikki

Baldenegro (2K/1W/3ER) started and Daniella Hinojos (4K/4W/0ER) relieved this game. Offensively the Blazers were led by Deseray Godoy (2-3), Samantha Bejarta (23), Destiny Gonzalez (2-3) and Daniella Hinojos (2-4, 2

doubles). Up next, the Blazers will compete in the end of the season Baja Tournament Wed. through Sat. at Saguaro High School, the Blazers will be going into the tournament as the third ranked seed.

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Church Directory FELLOWSHIP BAPTIST CHURCH Tilbury & Danbury, Kearny • Joe Palmer, Pastor

Sunday School: 9:30 a.m. Worship Service: 10:45 a.m. Tuesday: Morning Fellowship: 10 a.m. Wednesday: Kid’s Club 4-5:30 p.m. Wednesday: Salt & Light Company (Youth): 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday: Dinner and Bible Study: 6-7 p.m.

KEARNY CHURCH OF CHRIST 103 Hammond Drive, Kearny Serving All of the Copper Basin Area Sunday Bible Study: 10 a.m. Sunday Worship: 11 a.m. Evening Worship: 6 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study: 7 p.m. Daniel Foster, Minister 363-7711


Corner of Upton & Croydon, Kearny Worship Service: 11 a.m. Evening Service: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Family Night: 6:30 p.m. James Hosea, Jr., Pastor 363-7129


302 Danbury, Kearny, 363-9573 Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Worship 11 a.m. Worship Sunday Evening 6 p.m. Wednesday Night Bible Study 7 p.m. Joseph Thoms, Supplied Pastor

CHURCH OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD Sunday Worship - 9:00 a.m.

A United Methodist Church in cooperation with The Episcopal Church and The Evangelical Lutheran Church of America We stand in awe of God and of one another Pastor Nina Yardley

You can find us at the bottom of school hill in Kearny 520-363-7283

LIGHTHOUSE ASSEMBLY OF GOD Welcomes you! Hwy. 77, MP 134,1/2 mile south of Winkelman Sunday School: 9:30 a.m. Sunday Worship: 10:30 a.m. Evening Worship: 6:30 p.m. Wednesday Family Night: 7 p.m. David Wade, Pastor 356-7414, 356-6718


Dudleyville Road, Dudleyville Sunday School: 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship: 11 a.m. Spanish Service: 5 p.m. Evening Service: 6 p.m. Wednesday Prayer Meeting: 7 p.m. Tim King, Pastor • 520-827-0820

ST. JOSEPH’S CATHOLIC CHURCH Welcomes you! 300 Mt. View Road, Hayden Weekday Mass: M-W, F & S) 8:30 a.m. Saturday Vigil: 5:30 p.m. Sunday Mass: 8 a.m. & 10 a.m. Father Robert A. Rodriguez, Pastor 356-7223

To be included in the weekly church listing, contact the Copper Basin News at 363-5554 or by email at

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This ‘N That • MEDICARE OPEN ENROLLMENT EVENT Pinal-Gila Council for Senior Citizens are holding the Medicare Open Enrollment Event on Oct. 25 and Nov. 26 from 10 am – 4 pm at the Hayden Senior Center, 520 Velesco St. Your healthcare changes from year to year, and your health plan may change the benefits and costs, each year, too. Open Enrollment is the one time of year that all people with Medicare can see what new benefits are offered and make changes to their coverage. Medicare Open Enrollment begins Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7. • RAY PRIMARY PTO COOKBOOK Ray Primary PTO is preparing a cookbook featuring recipes from our community. Forms to submit your favorite recipes so you can be a part of our memorable collection can be picked up and submitted at the Ray Primary School Office or at Cosmic Coffee, or submit recipes online with Username: Ray Bearcats password pickle420 at by Oct. 24. If you have any questions, please call Amanda Kelley at 520-827-9713. • SAINT VINCENT DE PAUL Saint Vincent De Paul helps local community members. If you or someone you know would like to join, we meet every other Wednesday at 7 p.m. If you or someone you know needs assistance, please feel free to contact us. For more information, please call 520-356-6046. • COPPER BASIN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 2012 THEME The theme for the Copper Basin Chamber of Commerce’s activities for 2012 is “Celebrating Statehood, 100 Years, With Rails and Trails.” If you have favorite stories of the rails and trails of the Copper Basin area contact the Copper Basin News and they will assign their reporters to write your story or you can contact Rosalind Padilla through the Chamber office. • KEARNY ELKS LODGE MEETINGS Kearny Elks Lodge #2478 meetings are held the first and third Tuesdays of the month at 7 p.m. The lounge has a new schedule of Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 5 – 8 p.m. • EARLY HEAD START ENROLLMENT The Mammoth/Winkelman Early Head Start is accepting enrollment applications for children 0-3 years for the 2012-2013 school year. Children must be three before Aug. 31, 2012, and parents need to bring in proof of birth, guardianship, income and immunizations. Children with disabilities accepted. Call 520-487-2843 for more information. • ADULT BOY SCOUT LEADERS NEEDED Boy Scouts of America, Troop 872, based in Kearny and sponsored by the Church of Jesus Christ of LDS is searching for Adult Leaders that are willing to volunteer time and talents to assist in building the next generation of leaders. If interested please call 520-363-0304 or email Kearny.baker@ Scouts of America requires that all leaders submit an application, have a background check, and complete Youth Protection Training. • IN HONOR OF ADRIANA CRUZ In honor of Adriana Cruz, the Sophomore Class of Hayden High School has established a memorial account, the Adriana Cruz Memorial Fund, at Bank of the West, for anyone wishing to help her family. A memorial t-shirt sale will also take place. For questions, contact Rosemary Garner at 520-444-7692 or Liz Encinas at 520-275-0233 or Monica Badillo at 520- 591-1122 or Jena Martinez at 520-975-3876. • ATTENTION LOBOS FANS 65 AND OLDER The Hayden Winkelman School District is honoring all Lobo fans ages 65 and older who reside in our district with a lifetime Royal Senior Pass. This pass will allow you free admission to all home games. To receive your free pass please fill out the required form at the high school office. If you have any questions contact Lydia Martinez or Barbie Romero at 356-7876. • 4-H MEMBERS AND VOLUNTEERS Do you have any youth from ages 9-19 who are interested in joining 4-H in your home? Call 520-357-6445 for more information; or, use the number if you want to find out how to be a volunteer. • LOBO BOOSTER CLUB Lobo Booster Club T-Shirts are for sale for $12 each. Money is being raised for scholarships for Hayden High School Class of 2013. Please contact Rhonda Cooper at 356-7108 for more information.

• CAC ARAVAIPA VETERAN SALUTE The Central Arizona College (CAC) will be saluting veterans with a series of campus tributes. On Wed., Nov. 7 at 11 am the Aravaipa campus will take part in this series of events through the Presentation of Colors, singing, singing of the National Anthem, special words of thanks, guest speakers and light snacks. The location will be D Building, 80440 E. Aravaipa Road. All CAC locations will be closed on Mon., Nov. 12, in observance of Veterans Day. • BENEFIT DANCE A dinner / dance will be held at Los Hermanos on Nov. 10, 2012. Dinner will start at 6 p.m. The dance will begin at 8 p.m. A donation of $10 will cover the cost of both. The All-Star Band along with special guest will be providing the music. There will be plenty of raffles and auction” items throughout the night. All proceeds will go to St. Francis Catholic Church. If you would like to donate a raffle item or help please call Connie Reyna Perez at 602-703-8858 or Olga Lopez at 520-827-4119. The All-Star Band would like to make this an annual event. Please come out and show your support. • WE THE PEOPLE We the People will hold its monthly meeting at the Oracle Court House on Sat., Nov. 10 at 9 am – 10:30 am. Doors open at 8:45 am. It is open to all residents of Pinal County. The guest speaker will be Sandi Smith, CEO and President of Pinal Partnership, an organization dedicated to improving research planning and coordination of private and public efforts related to the community development in Pinal County. For more information all Jane at 896-2516 or Jim at 520-870-5695 • TOWN OF KEARNY The Town of Kearny Administrative Offices, Library and Public Works will be closed Mon., Nov. 12, to honor Veteran’s Day. There will not be any garbage pick up that day. Monday’s route will be picked up on Tues., Nov. 13. • LADIES TEA PARTY You are invited to the monthly Ladies Tea Party at the Kearny Library on Nov. 14 at 1 pm. There will be lively conversation, refreshments, some Thanksgiving ideas and a craft. Best of all, it’s free; so come and join us. • KWC SANTA’S WORKSHOP The Kearny Women’s Club is hosting Santa’s Workshop on Nov. 16, starting at 8 am at the Kearny Mall. Vendors of crafts and baked goods are being sought. Call 480-734-4882 or 363-9525 after 4pm for more information. • TOWN OF KEARNY The Town of Kearny’s Administrative Offices, Public Works Department and Library will be closed for the Thanksgiving Holiday, Nov. 22 and 23. Thanksgiving’s schedule for trash pick up will be: Thursday’s and Friday’s routes will be picked up on Monday, Nov. 26. The garbage truck will not operate over the Thanksgiving holiday. • PINITOS PARK MADDEN 13 TOURNAMENT Come to Pinitos Park in San Pedro on Sat., Nov. 24, for the 11 am sign-in for a Double Elimination Madden 13 Tournament on XBOX 360. Cost is $5 per player. Call DJ Navarro to sign your team up or catch him on Twitter @DJNavarro6. • PINITOS PARK BASKETBALL TOURNEY Come to Pintos Park in San Pedro on Sat., Nov. 24, for the 9 am sign-in for a 4 On 4 Double Elimination Basketball tourney. Cost is $5 per player. Call DJ Navarro to sign your team up. There is a 16 team limit. • CBCC NEWS The public is invited to the Copper Basin Chamber of Commerce (CBCC) Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at Brac’s Club House, 1115 S. Industrial Dr., Kearny, on Fri., Nov. 16, at 6 pm. CBCC’s General meeting is scheduled on Nov. 27, noon at the Hayden Senior Center. All Chamber members welcome. Winter Wonderland will be Dec.1, starting at noon • WINTER WONDERLAND A Fairy Tale Christmas is the theme for this year’s Winter Wonderland Electric Light Parade, scheduled for Sat., Dec 1. Contact the Kearny Copper Basin Chamber of Commerce office if you want a booth or have entertainment ideas. Be thinking of ideas for the float you want to enter in the parade.

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. • KEARNY ELKS LODGE # 2478 Kearny Elks Lodge # 2478 meetings are held the first and third Tuesdays of the month at 7 p.m. The lounge has a new schedule of Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 5 – 8 p.m. • MASONS TO MEET Ray-Winkelman Masons Lodge #24 will hold its regular meeting at 318 Fairhaven Road, Kearny, on the second Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. All Masons are invited. A potluck meal will be held prior to the meeting at 6:30 p.m. The public is invited to the pot luck. The Order of the Eastern Star meets the second Thursday of each month. • PREGNANCY CARE CENTER HOURS The Pregnancy Care Center in Winkelman, located at Fourth and Thorne Avenues in Winkelman, is open on Tuesdays from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. You can call (520) 356-6015 for a confidential appointment.

• KEARNY SENIOR CITIZENS The Kearny Senior Citizen’s group meets every Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Constitution Hall. The group talks about trips to different places in Arizona as well as other subjects. A potluck dinner is held after the social hour. New members are needed. Come down and join the group. • COPPER BASIN SPORTSMEN’S CLUB The Copper Basin Sportsmen’s Club provides a shooting and archery range that is ideal for family use. The club meetings are on the third Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. at Constitution Hall. The third Saturday the club holds a practice shooting match, supervised by Ralph Munoz (363-7239) or Brian Young (363-9746). • ST. MARY’S FOOD BANK St. Mary’s Food Bank will be in front of the Court House, on the first Friday of each month. • LOBO BOOSTERS For Lobo Booster Club membership and information, please call Rhonda Cooper at 356-7108. • THE HAND-ME-UP SHOP The Hand-Me-Up Shop hours are Tuesday- Friday 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

To add an item to the community calendar please submit information to or call 363-5554. Listings are free, however, the Copper Basin News reserves the right to edit or refuse submissions.

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Pastor’s Corner By Joe Palmer Pastor, Fellowship Baptist Church I’ve said goodbye to several people lately. These people were on the verge of making a journey to a wonderful place, and I told them that I would see them later. They were going to Heaven. Sometimes people might wonder if I’m not just consoling others with platitudes about a mythical place. “Does Heaven exist, and will I be going

there?” This is the question you have asked yourself, and if you are not cynical you still ask it. The cover story for the Newsweek magazine on October 8 was “Heaven Is Real: A Doctor’s Experience With the Afterlife.” According to the article, a neurosurgeon by the name of Eben Alexander went into a coma for seven days and experienced heaven. He describes some of what he experienced this way, “Higher than the clouds—immeasurably

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Goga, Evora, Santos and McGuire are currently in custody. Homicide detectives are still working to try and determine the identity of the victim. “Homicide detectives never gave up on this case and were determined to find out who committed this gruesome murder,” said Sheriff Paul Babeu. “Our detectives started with only physical evidence on this case and after continuously working it four people are in custody and will remain there for years to come.”

Evora and kicked by Goga until he died from his injuries. The victim was then wrapped in plastic and placed in the toolbox. Detectives said at this point Santos and McGuire agreed to take the toolbox which contained the body to the remote desert area near Kearny and bury it. It is estimated the victim was murdered and buried sometime between March and November of 2009.

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– Heaven is Real higher—flocks of transparent, shimmering beings arced across the sky, leaving long, streamer-like lines behind them. … Birds? Angels? These words registered later, when I was writing down my recollections. But neither of these words do justice to the beings themselves, which were quite simply different from anything I have known on this planet. They were more advanced.

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When recorded return to: Clerk, Pinal County Board of Supervisors P.O. Box 827 Florence, AZ 85132 ORDINANCE NO. PZ-C-003-12 AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF PINAL COUNTY, ARIZONA, RELATING TO ZONING AND AMENDING THE PINAL COUNTY DEVELOPMENT SERVICES CODE, TITLE 2 (COUNTY ZONING ORDINANCE), CHAPTER 2.185 “0UTSIDE STORAGE AND PARKING;” CHAPTER 2.105 “CI-1 LIGHT INDUSTRY AND WAREHOUSE ZONE;” CHAPTER 2.325 “C-3 “GENERAL COMMERCIAL ZONING DISTRICT;” CHAPTER 2.330 “I-1 INDUSTRIAL BUFFER ZONING DISTRICT;” CHAPTER 2.335 “I-2 LIGHT INDUSTRIAL AND WAREHOUSE ZONING DISTRICT;” AND CHAPTER 2.340 “I-3 INDUSTRIAL ZONING DISTRICT” WHEREAS, the Board of Supervisors on February 10, 2010, approved the codification of all Development Services ordinances, and the codification as the Pinal County Development Services Code became effective on March 13, 2010; WHEREAS, Ordinance No. 61862, as amended, is the Pinal County Zoning Ordinance as codified in Title 2 of the Pinal County Development Services Code; and WHEREAS, it is in the best interest of the public to amend chapters 2.185, 2.105, 2.325, 2.330, 2.335 and 2.340 of the county zoning ordinance in the Pinal County Development Services Code to meet current needs. BE IT ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF PINAL COUNTY, ARIZONA: SECTION 1. PCDSC 2.185.010 “Outside storage and parking” is amended by adding subsections B and C to read as follows: B. It is unlawful for any person to stand, park or store a vehicle in violation of this chapter. C. It is unlawful for any resident/occupant to allow a vehicle to stand or be parked or stored in violation of this chapter. SECTION 2. PCDSC 2.185.040 “Definitions” is amended by adding definitions for “commercial vehicle,” “heavy truck,” “person,” “telecommunications,” and “vehicle” to read as follows: “Commercial vehicle” means any vehicle that is used for commercial purposes. “Heavy Truck” means any commercial vehicle with a gross vehicle weight of 19,500 lbs. GVWR or more; includes the power unit by itself, the combination of the power unit and trailer, or the trailer separately. “Person” means any individual, corporation, company, partnership, firm, association, union, society, or any county, city, town, state or any subdivision or agency thereof and includes any trustee, receiver, assignee, or personal representative thereof. “Telecommunications” for this chapter means the transmission of information of the user’s choosing between or

Higher forms. …A sound, huge and booming like a glorious chant, came down from above, and I wondered if the winged beings were producing it. Again, thinking about it later, it occurred to me that the joy of these creatures, as they soared along, was such that they had to make this noise—that if the joy didn’t come out of them this way then they would simply not otherwise be able to contain

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it. The sound was palpable and almost material, like a rain that you can feel on your skin but doesn’t get you wet.” If you want to read more, Dr. Alexander has written a book entitled Proof of Heaven. I may buy the book, but I don’t need to. I know that heaven is real because I have spoken with people who have seen it for themselves. I know it is real because I know beyond a shadow

of doubt that God is real and that His Word is true. So it has been with joy and not remorse that I have said, “Goodbye, I’ll see you later” to many good friends. If you would like to talk with me (Pastor Joe Palmer of Fellowship Baptist) about it, email me at joeandsuzypal@yahoo. com.

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NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I. Name: Written Reflections, LLC L-1798223-7 II. The address of the known place of business is: 8255 E. Fairy Duster Drive Gold Canyon, AZ 85118 III. The name and street address of the Statutory Agent is: Jane Gerencher 8255 E. Fairy Duster Drive Gold Canyon, AZ 85118 Management of the limited liability company is reserved to the members. The names and addresses of each person who is a member are: Jane Gerencher 8255 E. Fairy Duster Drive Gold Canyon, AZ 85118 member Joseph J Gerencher Jr. 8255 E. Fairy Dust Drive Gold Canyon AZ 85118 CBN Legal 11/7/12, 11/14/12, 11/21/12

AC-1, AC-2, and AC-3 with the following exceptions: 1. During the process of loading or unloading; or 2. During the time the truck is used for the routine or emergency maintenance of utilities, transportation facilities or real property; or 3. During the time such commercial vehicle is used for the construction of utilities, transportation facilities or improvements to real property. B. Heavy Trucks, standing, parked or stored, are allowed in zoning districts: CAR, GR, SR, SH, RU-10, RU-5, RU3.3, RU-2, and RU-1.25, subject to the following restrictions: 1. Restricted to one truck per commercially licensed driver residing in a single family dwelling on the parcel, with a maximum of two trucks per parcel; or 2. During the process of loading or unloading; or 3. During the time the truck is used for the routine or emergency maintenance of utilities, transportation facilities or real property; or 4. During the time such commercial vehicle is used for the construction of utilities, transportation facilities or improvements to real property. SECTION 6. Section 2.105.010 “Uses permitted” is amended by adding the following use: H. Heavy truck storage, repair, service, staging and point of operation for trucking operations and their accessory equipment. SECTION 7. Section 2.325.030 is amended by adding the following special use: I. Heavy truck parking, staging and point of operation for trucking operations and their accessory equipment. SECTION 8. Section 2.330.030 “Special uses” is amended by adding the following special use: J. Heavy truck storage, repair, service, staging and point of operation for trucking operations and their accessory equipment. SECTION 9. Section 2.335.020 “Uses permitted is amended by amending subsection “G” to read as follows: G. Heavy truck storage, repair, service, staging and point of operation for trucking operations and their accessory equipment. SECTION 10. 2.340.020 “Uses permitted” is amended by adding the following use: R. Heavy truck storage, repair, service, staging and point of operation for trucking operations and their accessory equipment. SECTION 11. This ordinance shall take effect 31 days from and after the date of its adoption. PASSED AND ADOPTED by the Board of Supervisors, Pinal County, Arizona, this 17th day of October, 2012. /s/ David Snider, Chairman of the Board ATTEST: /s/ Sheri Cluff, Clerk of the Board APPROVED AS TO FORM: JAMES P. WALSH, PINAL COUNTY ATTORNEY By /s/ Partica A. Grieb, Deputy County Attorney MINER, CBN, SUN Legal 11/7/12

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The voters of the Town of HAYDEN in 2009 adopted an alternative expenditure limitation – home rule option. The purpose of this election is for the continued use of the alternative expenditure limitation. Pursuant to A.R.S. 41-563.01, the Town Council of HAYDEN voted to approve the proposed alternative expenditure limitation – home rule option at its special meeting on OCTOBER 15, 2012. The vote for approval was 6 For and 0 Against. At the primary election to be held on MARCH 12, 2013, the voters of the Town of HAYDEN will vote on the question of an alternative expenditure limitation -home rule option. With voter approval, the city/town shall be limited to the expenditure of estimated available revenues whether such expenditures are less than or exceed the State imposed limit. As an example, in 2013 -2014, the state-imposed limitation plus applicable constitutional exclusions will allow expenditures of $4,421,107. Under the proposed alternative expenditure limitation, we estimate expenditures of $7,265,387. If the voters approve, the additional expenditure authority will be used for all local budgetary purposes including GENERAL OPERATING EXPENDITURES OF GENERAL GOVERNMENT, PUBLIC SAFETY, STREETS, PARKS AND RECREATION, LIBRARY, SANITATION, COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT, SEWER AND WATER, AND CAPITAL OUTLAYS. Revenues received from federal, state and local sources will be used to fund such expenditures. The Town property tax shall be limited to the amount prescribed in the Arizona State Constitution. By order of the Town Council of HAYDEN. /s/ Laura Romero Town Clerk CBN Legal 11/7/12, 11/14/12

Public Notice THE DOUBLE P PROPERTY HOLDINGS LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNERSHIP CERTIFICATE OF LIMITED PARTNERSHIP AND STATEMENT OF QUALIFICATION TO BE A LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNERSHIP, A.R.S. Sec. 29-308C The parties hereto do hereby certify that an Agreement was made effective the 14th day of November, 2011, at Tempe, Arizona, pursuant to the provisions of the Arizona State Limited Partnership Act. 1. Name of the Partnership: The name of this Limited Partnership is THE DOUBLE P PROPERTY HOLDINGS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP. 2. Name of Limited Liability Partnership: The name of this Limited Liability Partnership is THE DOUBLE P PROPERTY HOLDINGS LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNERSHIP, NUMBER ONE. 3. Street address of chief executive office in Arizona: The location of the principal place of business of the Partnership is 2610 E. Bagdad Rd., Queen Creek, Arizona 85143. 4. Name and address of the service of process agent: The registered agent for service of process for this Limited Partnership is Paul D. Wenz whose address is 2409 South Rural Road, Suite B, Tempe, Arizona 85282-2447, and whose telephone number is (480) 921-2220. 5. Statement of Status for which this application is made: By filing this application, the Partnership hereby applies for status as a limited liability partnership pursuant to A.R.S. Sec. 29-1101 et. seq. In the event that the above named designated agent for service of process resigns and a new agent for service of process has not been filed with the Secretary of State, or if the above named agent for service of process cannot be found or served with reasonable diligence, then the Secretary of State is appointed the agent for service of process. 6. The Partners: The General Partner(s) of this Limited Partnership and place of residence are as follows: William M. Pritchett, 2610 E. Bagdad Rd., Queen Creek, Arizona 85143; Debra Lynn Pritchett, 2610 E. Bagdad Rd., Queen Creek, Arizona 85143. 7. Term: The Partnership shall begin and be effective on the date set forth above and shall continue for Ninety-nine (99) years thereafter unless sooner dissolved by law or by agreement of the parties hereto or unless extended by a majority agreement of the Partners. 8. Powers: Each person dealing with the limited liability partnership shall be entitled to rely upon any deed, lease, mortgage, deed of trust, pledge, bill of sale, assignment, declaration of covenants, conditions and restrictions affecting property, grant of easement, security interest or other encumbrance, or other instrument of conveyance or transfer of any interest in real or personal property, and any contract (including an option, purchase or sale contract, indemnity agreement, escrow instructions or contract amendment) that may be related to the acquisition, disposition or encumbrance of any real or personal property, that has been executed and delivered by the general partner on behalf of the limited liability partnership, as fully as if the general partner were the sole party in interest therein, both legally and beneficially. Every such contract or instrument purporting to be the action of the limited liability partnership which has been executed and delivered in its name by the general partner shall be conclusive evidence in favor of any person relying thereon or claiming thereunder that, at the time of delivery thereof, the general partner had full power and authority to take such action, and to execute and deliver such contract or instrument, on behalf of the limited liability partnership for the purpose of carrying on its business in the usual way pursuant to A.R.S. Section 29 654B. Each person dealing with the limited liability partnership shall be entitled also to rely upon the identity of the general partner set forth in the partnership agreement, until an amendment changing the general manager has been filed with the Arizona Secretary of State. GENERAL PARTNERS: /s/ William M. Pritchett; /s/ Debra Lynn Pritchett. Paul D. Wenz, having been designated to act as statutory agent, hereby consents to act in that capacity until resignation or removal by the partnership. /s/ Paul D. Wenz, Statutory Agent. CBN Legal 10/24/12, 10/31/12, 11/7/12

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THE NELSON C. LATHAN COUNSELING CENTER ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION NONPROFIT CORPORATION 1. ENTITY NAME: The exact name of the corporation is: The Nelson C. Lathan Counseling Center. 2. CHARACTER OF AFFAIRS: The character of affairs the corporation initially intends to conduct in Arizona is: The purpose is teaching character education to teens with behavioral problems. Article 2. Continued. Attachment to Articles of Incorporation for The Nelson C. Lathan Counseling Center. A. This corporation is organized and operated exclusively for charitable, religious, education, and scientific purposes, including, for such purposes, the making of distributions to organizations that qualify as exempt organizations under Section 501(c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code, or corresponding section of any future federal tax code. This Corporation shall be a nonprofit corporation. The specific purpose of the organization is: To help enhance and educate at risk you’s behavior through group counseling workshops, mentoring and character education in the k-12 setting. B. Notwithstanding any other provision of these Articles, the corporation shall not carry on any other activities not permitted to be carried on (1) by a corporation exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code or (2) by a corporation contributions to which are deductible under Section 170(c)(2) of the Internal Revenue Code. C. No substantial part of the activities of this corporation shall consist of carrying on propaganda, or otherwise attempting to influence legislation, and the corporation shall not participate or intervene in any political campaign (including the publishing or distribution of statements) on behalf of, or in opposition to, any candidate for public office. D. Upon the dissolution of the organization, assets shall be distributed for one or more exempt purpose within the meaning of sections 501(c)3 of the Internal Revenue Code, or corresponding section of any future federal tax code or shall be distributed to the federal government, or to a state or local government, for a public purpose. Any such assets not disposed of shall be disposed of by a Court of Competent Jurisdiction of the county in which the principal office of the organization is then located, exclusively for such purpose or to such organization or organizations, as said Court shall determine, which are organized and operated exclusively for such purpose. E. All references to sections of the Internal Revenue Code shall include such sections as of the date hereof and the corresponding section of any future federal tax code.The character of affairs that the corporation ultimately conducts is not limited by the description provided. 3. MEMBERS: [ ] The corporation WILL have members. [X] The corporation WILL NOT have members. 4. ARIZONA KNOWN PLACE OF BUSINESS ADDRESS: 4.1 Is the Arizona known place of business address the same as the street address of the statutory agent? [X] Yes - go to number 5 and continue [ ] No - go to number 4.2 and continue. 5. DIRECTORS: The names and business addresses of each and every Director of the corporation are: Delbert Chris Lathan, 43375 W. Maricopa Ave., Maricopa AZ 85138; Le Quinte L Long, 609 Woodpecker Lane, Ft. Worth TX 76108; Richard Tindyebwa, 2936 E. Clarendon Ave., Phoenix AZ 85016. 6. STATUTORY AGENT: The name and physical or street address in Arizona of the statutory agent is: Delbert Chris Lathan, 43375 W. Maricopa Ave., Maricopa AZ 85016. 7. INCORPORATORS: The names and addresses of each and every incorporator are: Delbert Chris Lathan, 43375 W Maricopa Ave, Maricopa AZ 85016. I accept and acknowledge under penalty of perjury that this document together with any attachments is submitted in compliance with Arizona law. Dated: 10/9/12. /s/ Delbert Lathan, Incorporator. CBN Legal 10/31/12, 11/7/12, 11/14/12

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NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION I. Name: Mugz Kennels, Limited Liability Company L-1783819-4 II. The address of the known place of business is: 2989 E. Morenci Rd. San Tan Valley, AZ 85143 III. The name and street address of the Statutory Agents is: Julie Saylor- Scheetz 2989 E. Morenci Rd San Tan Valley, AZ 85143 Management of the limited liability company is vested in a manager or managers. The names and addresses of each person who is a manager AND each member who owns a twenty percent or greater interest in the capital or profits of the limited liability company are: Julie Saylor-Scheetz 2989 E. Morenci Rd, San Tan Valley, AZ 85143 member manager 2989 E. Morenci Rd, San Tan Valley, AZ 85143 Henry Saylor-Scheetz member CBN Legal 10/31/12, 11/7/12, 11/14/12

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When recorded Mail to: Ron Herb 5420 W. Onyx Ave. Glendale, AZ 85302 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE TS 12-070 Loan #ER5763 The following legally described trust property will be sold,pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust recorded in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona on 11-28-2006 in Pinal County Recorder fee number 2006-162712 at public auction to the highest bidder in the courtyard by the main entrance of the Arizona Superior Court Building, 575 N. Idaho Rd. Suite 109 Apache Junction, Arizona on December 18, 2012 at 4:15 o’clock PM. Arizona time of said day: Property situated in Pinal County, Arizona described as follows: See Exhibit “A” attached ACCORDING TO THE DEED OF TRUST OR INFORMATION SUPPLIED BY THE BENEFICIARY, THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS PROVIDED PURSUANT TO A.R.S. 33-808(C): Identifiable Location: 849 W. Northern Ave. Coolidge, AZ 85228, against the following described property: TAX PARCEL NUMBER: 204-09-155 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL BALANCE:$120,000.00 NAME AND ADDRESS OF ORIGINAL TRUSTOR: Luis D. Arballo, a married man,40864 North Tumbleweed Trail Queen Creek, AZ 85242. NAME AND ADDRESS OF BENEFICIARY: East Rock Financial, LLC,an Arizona limited liability company 7119 E. Shea Blvd.#109 -466 Scottsdale, AZ 85254. NAME AND ADDRESS OF TRUSTEE (as of date of recording of sale): Ronald B. Herb, licensed real estate broker 5420 W Onyx Ave. Glendale, AZ 85302. 602-488-1349 ronaldherb@ QUALIFICATIONS TO BE TRUSTEE: Licensed Real Estate Broker in Arizona. AGENCY REGULATING TRUSTEE: Arizona Dept. of Real Estate. Dated September 17, 2012 /s/ Ronald B. Herb,Trustee STATE OF ARIZONA COUNTY OF MARICOPA) SS Acknowledged before me on September 17, 2012 by Ronald B. Herb, licensed real estate broker and trustee of the above described deed of trust. /s/ Lisa M. Smith Notary Public My Commission Expires 03/14/13 EXHIBIT “A” LOT 6 and the East half of Lot 7, Block 10, of HOGUE ADDITION TO COOLIDGE, according to the plat of record in the office of the county recorder of Pinal County, Arizona in Book 5 of Maps, Page 33. 12-070 CBN Legal 11/7/12, 11/14/12, 11/21/12, 11/28/12

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