Copper Basin News Celebrating More Than 50 Years of News Coverage in the Copper Basin
Vol. 53 No. 13
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
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New UW director happy to be here to serve the county
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THE MINING BRIEF By Lana Jones Copper prices fell from their February peaks but remained above $4.00 per pound in March. May copper was trading at $4.36 per pound Tuesday morning. Florence Copper Project Florence Copper Project will hold another open house in Florence on April 4 from 2 to 7 p.m. The open house will take place at Sun City Anthem at Merrill Ranch. The mining process, insitu copper recovery, will be
explained. Information on other major elements of the Project will also be available. The contact for the open house is rsvp@curisresources. com. Grupo Mexico Grupo Mexico announced this month that it expects to get its Cananea copper mine back to full production in April, Reuters reported. The mine has been operating at partial capacity since the end of a three-year strike in 2010. Cananea, located in Sonora,
By Lana Jones Beverly Prueter, the new executive director for United Way of Pinal County, has been working with United Way for 46 years. Up until she moved to Pinal in November she was the president and CEO of United Way of Greater Lima in Ohio. She took that job in 1976. A desire to be closer to her family and the opportunity to keep working with United Way pulled her out west. “I like the area really well and the opportunity to stay in United Way really spoke to me,” she said. “That’s what I’ve been doing all my life. I absolutely love working with people who are trying to help people.” She loves working with people and especially with volunteers. “Volunteers bring a different perspective every year. You’re never bored. There’s always someone bringing something new into the picture. They can bring vitality to an organization really well,” she said. And that’s one of the things she’ll be working on first here in Pinal, building a stronger volunteer base for the fundraising campaign. “We’ve got a great group of volunteers for the board and a great group of volunteers managing the fund but the campaign is lacking,” said Beverly. The campaign starts in the fall and is usually completed by February but it’s still wrapping up this year. Beverly said she’d like to recruit a campaign chair who will recruit volunteers for the campaign. The volunteers will circulate pledge sheets with information about the nonprofits United Way of Pinal County is going to fund and the types of services they’ll provide. “We’re doing a fairly good
is the largest copper mine in Mexico. Other mining news Local writer and retired miner, Onofre Tafoya, was interviewed in a recent series by Arizona Public Media called Copper at the Crossroads. Tafoya, better known as Taffy, spoke of his 25 years at San Manuel Mine and what it meant to him. The interview, and eight other copper mining stories, are available online at http://www.azpm.org/arizona. copper/.
Beverly Prueter job of that in Casa Grande and Apache Junction. We just want to get around in the county itself,” Beverly said. “I think with the volunteer structure, you’ll have more people getting out. What it’s going to mean in the long run, if we raise more money we can help more people and that’s really what United Way is all about.” Part of what makes the campaign difficult is just the size of the county. “It’s hard to reach people with all the communities. We do fund programs in most of the communities. It’s hard for people to get the message,” said Beverly. “Marketing is always a problem.” The economic state of affairs is also a problem. “The economy is very difficult and that’s why it’s important for us to reach out and get around in the different communities. “The challenge for any large county United Way is making their services known to people.” People may not know what services are available because the service agencies aren’t based in their community. For example, Beverly said that the United Way supports See United Way, Page 8
Family to honor slain deputy, Part Two By Becky Drew On May 11, 2011, the Drew family of Kearny will honor their ancestor, Edward Landers Drew. EL was a Deputy Sheriff for Pinal County and stationed at Ray. He was killed in a shoot out at the Saloon of Dick Remington (or Pennington) in Sonoratown. I have included parts of the family story (so as to make sense of where the Drews came from and just how they ended up). This is by no means a complete story as it is much longer. Help us honor EL Drew and those other brave law-men of the area, some who gave their lives and others who dedicated their lives to make it a safe place to live. Harrison, Edward, David, Cora, and Charles According to the Arizona Census of 1880, Harrison was employed as a teamster and Edward, a laborer. (Arizona Territorial Census, Pima County. Later this area became Cochise county. Cochise was created 1 Feb 1881 out of Pima.) Soon afterwards, Edward, 15, was able to secure a contract delivering wood to the Contention smelter. He hired Mexicans to cut the wood from the nearby Chiricahua Mountains. As the nearest source of wood, the Chiricahuas were about 50 miles away. They used 20 mule teams for transportation of the wood.
Cora remembers being poor during this time and for her eighth Christmas receiving a plain, dark blue bottle. To her “it was the most beautiful thing a child could have” and she kept it for many months. Using it for a doll, she was heartbroken the day she accidentally broke it on a rock. It was her only plaything. In the spring of 1881 (Cora Drew Reynolds. Possibly July 1877 according to Arizona: the last Frontier. It is possible that this happened before William died rather than in 1881 as Cora tells it. In 1877 Cora was 5.), Cora continues, a man came to the ranch on foot. He begged for his supper and breakfast and they bedded him down for the night in the stable. His name was Ed Schiefflin, and he left the Drew ranch and went on to discover the fabulous Tombstone lode, around, which grew the fabled mining town, according to Cora. They saw him often afterward both at the ranch and in Tombstone but in time, he forgot those who had befriended him. The Tombstone claim, which was worthless, was discovered in April 1877. Another claim started about the same times was good and mining actually started on it. (It is possible that Cora meant the Commonwealth Mine found by Jimmy Pearce in 1893 and was about 25 mile east of Tombstone. No one knows
how much gold and silver it produced but accounts say at least $9 million in three years.) Harrison Drew, now 23, was able to secure the stage stop between Benson and Contention City in 1881. Contention was the first stage stop out of Tombstone. This was Drew’s Station.(Reference Arizona Place Names: Drew’s Station, Cochise County. “1881 this was a stage station owned by Harrison Drew 15 miles north of Tombstone on road to Benson. It was at this place Doc Holliday killed Budd Philpot.” In a letter from John Herron, archaeologist, San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area, a survey in 1881 of the San Juan de las Boquillas y Nogales Land Grant of that year by Solon Allis, describes a “Drew House.” Mr. Herron was able to locate the site, and found a corner of an adobe structure at the edge of the San Pedro River. Mary Drew Aseltine placed a plaque at the site in March 1991. Letter 16 March 1991, reverse letter, John Herron, 12 December 1990.) It was 15 miles north of Tombstone on the road to Benson. They changed the four horses at the Drew’s and Mama Drew gave the passengers breakfast for a dollar apiece. Tombstone ran two stages daily. One was a second-class four-horse stage and the other, a first class sixhorse stage. Bud Philpot was
the driver of the first class stage, and the Drew children always got up and waved good-byes when he left late at night. Sixteen-year-old Edward had bought a large herd of burros and David Stuart and Cora Ann each had their favorite, which they rode constantly. When they heard that they had sold them, David and Cora left home as fast as they could, “which is not very fast on a burro.” They finally overtook and forced them to walk home, but their hearts’ were heavy, knowing that their “own personal” burros had been sold with the herd. Burros were used to carry most of the freight in Arizona then. A pack of about 50 mules used to stop at the house regularly loaded with burlap sacks of oranges that sold for fifty cents. The Drews commonly had all the fresh fruit they wanted. The Sulfur Springs Valley is known for its citrus orchards. Later in the 1880s the family became more financially independent and put any extra money into expanding the cattle herd. Cora forgot where they got their grain for the horses but remembered that the hay was wild grama [sic] grass, which was good feed and was plentiful. Gramma grass, called mesquite or buffalo grass, is an important member of a class of low growing grasses that are abundant in the Southwest. Cora’s memoirs, quoted
Cora Drew Reynolds, c. 1900 from “My Life in the Early West,” include those of several historical outlaws [explanatory notes and proper names added for clarity]: I don’t think that there has ever been a town anywhere that grew as fast as Tombstone. Most of the men that the movies and books have immortalized were intimate friends of my childhood. I knew “Curly Bill” [Brocius] well: he was tall, blond and heavy set and wore his hair like a girl in long curls and ringlets. The Earps, Harry Head, Doc Halliday [sic], Jim Crane,
Frank and Ed [Mc]Lowery, and Billie and Ike Clanton were frequent visitors to our ranch. They gave my mother their word and they kept it that she need never worry about our cattle being rustled. Desperados frequently came to our place; one day we heard the familiar sound of gunplay across the river and shortly thereafter four or five wild-eyed men arrived and demanded a horse of Mama saying, ‘Any horse will do as we shall soon get a good one.’ Of course Mama had to let them See Drew, Page 4
Copper Basin News, Hayden, Arizona
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Buster W. Leep
March 25, 1938 - March 25, 2011 Buster W. Leep was born on March 25, 1938 and passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on March 25, 2011 at the age of 73. He was a long time resident of Riverside, Arizona. Buster was married to his high school sweetheart, Billie Leep, for nearly 55 years. He first noticed
her at the local movie theater in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. They started dating when they were 15 years old. After dating for two years, Buster proposed and they were married on May 23, 1956. They have been together ever since. Buster was born in Parkhill, Oklahoma and moved to Arizona
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with his young family in January of 1957. On his 19th birthday, he started working at Kennecott Copper Company in Hayden, Arizona. After almost 28 years of dedicated service, Buster was forced to retire due to an industrial accident on November 1, 1984. Buster loved spending time with his children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren telling them stories about his adventurous youth while growing up near Parkhill, Oklahoma. All of his stories were funny and taught you a lesson about life. He was always so proud to attend all of their football, softball, soccer, and baseball games, rodeos, school plays, high school and college graduations, weddings,
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Kearny Ward - 200 Hammond Road Sunday Morning Meetings: Sacrament: 9-10:10 a.m. Sunday School: 10:20-11 a.m. Priesthood, Relief Society, YW: 11:10 a.m.-12 p.m. Reunion de Sacramento 12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Evening Meetings: Relief Society Personal Enrichment: as announced Wednesday: Family History Library (open to public) 6:30 - 7:30 p.m. YM/YW (Mutual) & Scouts 7-8 p.m. Bishop Bradley Baker Study Phone: (520) 363-7481, Foyer & Library 363-7771, Residence (520) 356-6391
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.
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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
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Dudleyville Road, Dudleyville Sunday School: 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship: 11 a.m. Spanish Service: 5 p.m. INFANT JESUS OF PRAGUE Evening Service: 6 p.m. CATHOLIC CHURCH Wednesday Prayer Meeting: 7 p.m. 501 Victoria Circle, Kearny Tim King, Pastor Daily Masses: Wednesday-Friday 7:30 a.m. 520-827-0820 Tuesday 6:00 p.m. No daily morning Mass on Monday or Saturday. Saturday Vigil: 6:00 p.m. ST. JOSEPH’S CATHOLIC CHURCH Sunday Mass: 7:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. Welcomes you! Religious Education for Children 300 Mt. View Road, Hayden Monday – 1st Grade 4:00-5:00 p.m. Weekday Mass: M-W, F & S) 8:30 a.m. Tuesday – Pre-K, K & 2nd Grade 4:15-5:15 p.m. Saturday Vigil: 5:30 p.m. Thursday – 4th Grade 4:00-5:00 p.m. Sunday Mass: 8 a.m. & 10 a.m. Sunday – First Communion 8:30-9:45 a.m. Father Dale A. Branson, Pastor 356-7223 5th & 6th-8th Grades 8:30-9:45 a.m. High School Youth Ministry after the KEARNY 10:00 a.m. Mass on Sunday. SOUTHERN BAPTIST CHURCH Confirmation classes are held every other 302 Danbury, Kearny, 363-7684 Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. beginning Nov. 3. Bible Study 9:45 a.m. Rev. Fr. Thomas Dekaa, Administrator 363-7205 Morning Worship 11 a.m. Worship Sunday Evening 6 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
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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
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and the birth of their babies. He loved his family most of all. He was known for telling jokes that you were not sure were jokes until the very end and got a kick out of watching you laugh when you realized that he got one over on you. He was fond of animals and always had a few in the back yard, but he really loved raising and breeding his fighting chickens (which he never fought), he always had a garden, and especially loved his dog, Princess. Once Buster’s children all left home, he and Billie discovered Apache Gold Casino, where they spent many afternoons visiting with their friends. Buster stayed in contact with his Kennecott crew and enjoyed speaking with them and catching them up on his latest series of jokes and stories. Buster is survived by his loving wife, Billie Leep; sons, Faron Leep of Apache Junction and Johnny Leep and his fiancee Autumn Hulon; daughters, Sharon Listiak and her husband Keith Listiak of Claypool and Rebecka Clark and her husband Matthew J. Clark from Okmulgee, Oklahoma; grandchildren, Carla A. Anthony and her husband Brian, Jeremy Leep, Jarrod Listiak, Jessica Nehrmeyer (Listiak) and her husband Matthew, Tanya Weber (Ibarra) and her husband Raymondo, James Leep and Makayla Leep; great-grandchildren, Kristina Anthony, Jasmyne Anthony, Angel Ibarra and Colt Nehrmeyer. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter Sheri Leep and her baby, Krista Leep. Buster will be missed by all of those who loved him. Services are scheduled for Saturday, April 2, at 2 p.m. at the Church of the Good Shepherd, 617 Senator Chastain Street in Kearny, Arizona. A celebration of Buster Leep’s life will follow immediately after the memorial service at the Church of the Good Shepherd’s reception hall. All family, friends, his Apache Gold friends, and work buddies are welcome to attend. The family of Buster W. Leep wishes to express their sincere thanks and other expressions of love during their time of bereavement.
Patricia Seater, 90, passed away Monday, March 28, 2011, at Villa Maria Care Services in Tucson. Services are pending and a full obituary will appear at a later date.
Elena Selleck Solano
November 9, 1927 – March 21, 2011 Elena Selleck Solano, born on November 9, 1927, in Winkelman, to James Selleck and Teresa Monterde Selleck, passed away on March 21, 2011, while surrounded by family. She is survived by two daughters, Delia and Nadine Solano; one son, Clifford Solano; sister, Teresa Selleck Pena; two brothers, Cecil (Josephine) Selleck and James
(Maria) Selleck; numerous grandchildren, greatgrandchildren, great-greatgrandchildren, nieces, and, nephews. Preceding Elena in death is her son, George Solano Jr.; and husband, George Solano. Services for Mrs. Solano were held Monday, March 28, and Tuesday, March 29, at the Cole and Maude Coolidge Chapel.
Augustine V. Westrope, 85, was called home to our Lord on March 26, 2011. He was born in Winkelman to parents Matilda and Louis Westrope. Augustine was a veteran of the armed forces. He worked for ASARCO for 45 years as a boilermaker. Augustine was preceded in death by his loving wife, Carmen Westrope. He is survived by his children: Concha Babuca (Louis), Carmen Carillo (Antonio),
Yolanda Villegas (Victor), Augustine Westrope Jr., Rosemary Rivera (Dennis) and Gene Westrope (Priscilla). He is also survived by 14 grandchildren, five greatgrandchildren and five siblings: Mary Pacheco, Eva Westrope, Toni Romero, Alfredo Westrope and Jesus Westrope. Services for Mr. Westrope will be held Friday, April 1, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Hayden. Visitation is at 10:30 a.m. The rosary will be recited at 11:30 a.m. with the Mass of Christian Burial celebrated by Father Dale Branson at noon. Interment will be at Mt. View Cemetery in Hayden. Griffith Mortuary assisted the family.
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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. Mar. 21 A juvenile problem was reported at Ray Jr. High School. Mar. 24 A report of sexual abuse was reported in the Pioneer Park area. Mar. 25 Criminal damage was reported in the Kearny Corrals area. A trailer and two sheds were damaged. A 17-year-old male juvenile was arrested for possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and underage consumption. He was transported to Florence and booked into the Pinal County Juvenile Detention Center. Mar. 26 An accident without injuries occurred on the 200 block of Mountain View when a vehicle veered into a light pole. Brian Vance, 43 of Tucson, was cited for failure to control to avoid a collision. Mar. 27 Aaron D. Sisco, 33 of Gilbert, was arrested for possession of marijuana. He was cited and released. Preston Ray Mariscal, 19 of Kearny, was arrested for possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and underage consumption. He was cited and released. A fight was reported at La Cantina. Other calls included seven ambulance runs; one residential alarm; two animal details other than dog bite; four information reports; one domestic disturbance report; one civil standby; and one missing property report. Citations were written for failure to pass safely and no proof of registration. Verbal warnings included two for faulty equipment; one for speed; one for unsecured load; and two for stop sign violations.
Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Copper Basin News, Hayden, Arizona
Lady Lobos host 20th annual tournament; Safford, San Manuel claim top two spots By Nolberto Waddell The 20th annual Lady Lobo softball tournament took place over the past weekend with 11 teams competing for the championship. The tournament was played on the Hayden Lobo softball field and the Hayden Little League field with 22 games played before a champion was crowned and there were plenty of exciting games on both days. Tournament action started on Friday, March 25, with the host Lady Lobos taking on the Lady Panthers of Superior on the high school field and the Lady Bulldogs of Safford High School tangling with the Coolidge Lady Bears on the Little League field. Hayden defeated the Lady Panthers with 12 to 0 score and the Safford team advanced with a 4 to 0 score over the Lady Bears. The Lady Miners of San Manuel High School took on the Lady Apaches of Nogales High School sending them to the loser’s bracket with a 10 to 0 pounding. With the Desert View High School team calling to drop out of the tournament because of financial problems, the Lobo coaching staff called on the Lady Lobo JV team to fill the spot so no team would be shorted out of games and they responded very well giving the Lady Tigers of Globe High School all they could handle in their first game before falling to the Lady Tigers with an eight inning 8 to 9 score to drop into the loser’s bracket. Up next at the high school field, the Lady Trojans of Catalina High School sent the Lady Lobo varsity team into the loser’s bracket with a 3 to 15 pounding while at the Little League field the Safford Bulldogs had an easy time with the Lady Hawks of Rio Rico High School defeating them 11 to 1. The Douglas Lady Bulldog team took the field against the Miners of San Manuel sending them into the loser’s bracket with a 13 to 3 score while in the first of the loser bracket games the Lobo replacement team took it on the chin with a 16 to 0 score from Coolidge. Two more loser bracket games followed with San Manuel pounding the Lady Panthers of Superior with a 19 to 2 score while in an exciting down to the last minute game the Nogales Lady Apaches defeated the Lady Lobo varsity team with a 5 to 4 score. The tournament moved to the winner’s bracket for the final two games on Friday and both turned out to be very close and exciting. In the first game, the Globe Lady Tigers took care of business sending the Lady Trojans of Catalina to the loser’s bracket with a 6 to 2 score and in the final game of the day one of the more exciting games of the tournament had the Safford Bulldogs defeating the Lady Bulldogs of Douglas with a nine inning 2 to 1 score. The next day had San Manuel starting an outstanding comeback in the loser’s bracket defeating the Rio Rico Lady Hawks in the first game on Saturday with a 14 to 3 score. Rio Rico than took the field again in a guaranteed third game losing to the Lady Panthers of Superior with a 12 to 8 score. Coolidge and Nogales tangled next with the loser going home and the winner advancing and the winner turned out to be Coolidge with a 9 to 3 score over Nogales. Continuing elimination games, Douglas sent the Lady Bears of Coolidge home with an 11 to 8 score while San Manuel continued their run to the championship game with a 12 to 5 win over the Catalina team to end their tournament play.
Pinal County 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. March 18 Alan Dale Johnson, 48, Dudleyville, was arrested in the area of Cholla and Palo Verde, Dudleyville, on two warrants for interfering with judicial proceedings. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail in Florence. March 21 Burglary was reported at Hayden Junction. Miscellaneous items were taken from a shed.
In a winner’s bracket game, the Safford team had little trouble with the Lady Tigers of Globe dropping them to the loser’s bracket with a 16 to 0 score and headed into the championship game awaiting an opponent. San Manuel continued their great run in the loser’s bracket. Trailing 7 to 1 heading into the third inning, the Lady Miners exploded for 12 runs in the top of the third and held the tough Lady Bulldogs of Douglas scoreless the rest of the game to send them home with a 13 to 7 win to advance in the tournament. The tournament was now down to the final three teams. In the game that would give the third place plaque to the loser, the Lady Miners would have no part of the third place finish having an easy time with the Globe Tigers sending them home with the third place plaque and advancing to the championship game with a 15 to 0 win. Waiting for the Lady Miners were the Lady Bulldogs of Safford and what a game it turned out to be for the first place plaque. The Lady Bulldogs took a 2 to 0 lead at the end of the first inning but the game turned into a pitching duel between the Bulldogs’ Brittney Zuniga-Romero and the Miners’ EmmyLou Clark. With a runner on base and one out, the Miners’ Noelle Medina blasted the first pitch from Zuniga-Romero over the left centerfield fence to tie the game at two apiece and that’s the way it would stay as Clark and ZunigaRomero battled until the bottom of the seventh inning when the Lady Bulldogs pushed a runner across the plate to win the game and claim the championship for the second year with the 3 to 2 score. The Safford team was very tough and very good but the Lady Miners of San Manuel were just as good and just as tough having to fight their way into the championship game playing five games on Saturday winning four and losing in the championship game. Congratulations to both teams on an exciting tournament and an even more exciting championship game. The 20th Annual Lobo Softball Tournament had a 20 member alltournament team with every team participating getting a player on the team. Named from the Hayden teams were Marlisse Perez and Melinda Marinez. Superior had Ana Campos named to the team with Rio Rico placing Illiana Rojas. Nogales had Drea Uriquidez on the team with Catalina having Arrianna Tellez named and Coolidge getting Allysa Nunez named to the team with Amy Victoria from Douglas also on the team. From the third place team Globe Lady Tigers, alltournament team members were Heather Dorame, Jamie Barrick and Destiny Andrade. Second place San Manuel placed EmmyLou Clark, Arianna Castaneda, Jessica Castro and the homerun hitting Noelle Medina on the all-tournament team. The champion Safford Bulldogs had Michal Vidales, Adalkyn Lines, Alexis Aguirre, Aundria ZunigaRomero and Brittany ZunigaRomero on the all-tournament team. It was a great tournament with both parks full of fans for the games. It
also turned out a great fundraiser for the Lady Lobo softball team. From Head Coach Gene Westrope, assistants Edward Aguirre, Richard
Amado and Anthony Waddell and from tournament director Mr. Arturo “Tudy” Alvarado and Hayden athletic director Mr. Carlos Garcia
great people that helped to make this tournament such a huge success will be back for the 21st annual Lobo Softball Tournament next year. And less we forget, thanks to all the fans that came out and supported all the young student-athletes during the tournament.
along with every member of the Lady Lobo softball team a very, very big thank you to all the teams that participated, to the umpires and especially to all the people that helped in the concession stands and the cooking of all the great food sold. Here’s hoping that all the
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Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Local fighters competing again this Saturday in San Manuel The Uptown Fight Night is back at it again this Saturday, April 2, in San Manuel with an action packed card of local heroes and fighters from afar. Uptown will host its second professional and amateur mixed martial arts event completely sanctioned by the Arizona Boxing Commission featuring professional fighter Roman “El Gallito” Salazar from Mammoth vs Eloy’s very own
Ramon “Budda” Salazar in the 155-pound pro weight class as the main event. Both fighters have pre-fight interview videos posted on the web and the tension can’t get any thicker or it could be cut with a knife! Roman Salazar performance from his last pro fight in December is still captivating online viewers, and those who didn’t make it, still wish they had seen it live.
“You don’t want to miss this one,” Roman said. “Aleman has made this fight into a small town rivalry and I’m going to represent my hometowns to the fullest.” The fight card will feature local Hayden High School graduate Kyle Duthie taking on Sahaurita’s Peter De La Cruz. Other fighters featured from Mammoth and San Manuel are Jonathon Sanchez, Jeremy
Sanchez, Monchi Salazar, and Pablo Robles all making their mma amateur debuts, Other fighters featured from small towns like are Catalina’s Andrew Perez, Globe’s Jeff Horlacher, and fighters from Tucson and Phoenix. Uptown likes to make note that the safety of the fighters is the number one priority. All fighters have undergone medical examinations including blood
work, eye exams, and physicals. Two licensed Medical Doctors will be on staff working the event, an ambulance and trained EMT’s will be on stand by. The MMA promotion would also like to thank locally own business owners who sponsored the event Black Widow Customs, Blue Thorn Demolition, Unaffiliated Fighter Co, and Bea’s Bar and Grill. Ticket and fight card information can be found at
www.uptownfights.com. Open public weigh-ins will be hosted Saturday, April 2, at Bea’s Bar at 3:30 p.m.; doors open at 6 p.m. to the fight at the San Manuel High School Auditorium and the first bout starts at 7 p.m. all on the same day. Please come out and enjoy the Copper Corridor’s only and first ever professional sport while it’s still local.
By Taylor Sheaffer Ritter With Spring Break in the air, it is entirely possible that athletes had their minds on things other than the game…like no homework and a little vacation. However, this is a hard line to believe due to the dedication that the teams show to their sports and in turn the dedication that these coaches show to their teams; it’s just hard to believe that their minds were on something else. It’s a little easier to believe that the teams they were playing were simply just good teams. This was the case when the Bearcats came up against both
the boys from Florence and the Lobos of Hayden. Last week, Coach White noted that these would be difficult teams and indeed they were. On Tuesday, March 22, the team went up against Florence in a simply glaring and intense game…you could literally cut the tension with a knife. The Bearcats responded well when the opposing team gave them a chance to, but these chances were slim as Florence was undeniably well prepared for the game. The final score of the game was 6-17 and thus has given the Bearcats a crash course in areas that they
can improve on and how to work like cogs in an impeccably timed clock. Next they went on to play the Hayden Lobos a few miles from home and this game fared slightly better than the last. Ray beat Hayden the last time they met in Ray on March 18 and this probably amped up the Lobos for a little bit of payback when they brought the Bearcats to their home field. The game ended 5-10 and while it was not a win, it was not a shut-out either. Coach White knows how to rally the team and keep them focused on what is important.
The Ladies had a markedly better week as they went up against their opponents from near and not so far. In their first games against Florence, the girls kept it so ridiculously close that undoubted sweat was appearing on the foreheads of all involved. Extreme would be a mild way of describing this game, with all parents and fans screaming their cheers in the most fervent fashion possible…understanding to the nth degree that their athlete had what it takes to win. The passion for the game was easy to see on the faces of all the girls playing and they most certainly
worked their behinds off for a win. Though the game ended without a win at 6-7, it was so remarkably close that they deserve a huge pat on the back. Losses as close as these are hard to palate, they leave a pit in one’s stomach that nothing can really fix and it’s a total bummer. Yet, the girls went on to do so much better during their game against the Lady Lobos that this indeed helped that pit. While this game too was insufferably close, the Lady Bearcats brought out all the magic to make it happen. With athletes like Amber Rodriguez, Anissa Newman, Paula Real,
and Lacee Reidhead, the magic is easy to drop in the laps of their opponents. The girls brought home the bacon with a winning score of 14-13. Woooo-Whooo! At press time, both teams were playing the Vandals of Miami in Ray, but scores were not yet available. Following this game, the boys have a break from games until they resume play in San Tan on April 14. The Lady Bearcats will play on Thursday, March 31, in Salt River at 4 p.m. and then will also have a break until April 14. Come out and SHOW SOME SUPPORT! Day trips are fun!
The Ninth Annual Queen Valley Scrap rats Quilt Show, held on March 5, was a rousing success, with a near-record turnout, generous publicity from local newspapers, and over 150 quilted items on display. Linda McDermott, this year’s featured quilter, shared her experiences, family and quilting, while displaying her many lovely quilted items. Her daughter, Jenny Satterthwait who is also a quilter, was able to attend,
from Colorado, to share in the special day. Blue ribbons and Viewer’s Choice certificates were awarded to exhibitors in eight different categories. To highlight a few special prize winners: veteran prize winner and long time resident, Agnes Metzgar, won, this year, in Best Show and Best Large Quilt, for her quilt, Dogwood, which she hand appliquéd and quilted over the last three years. In addition, Pat Uittenbogaard, received the
special recognition ribbon from the Arizona Hall of Fame, which is awarded to an outstanding quilt that exemplifies superb quality and exceptional workmanship, for her quilt, Blue Hawaii, which she had hand quilted using fabrics she had bought while on a trip to Hawaii. For those who would like to see this quilt, or, learn more about quilting shows, should visit: http://www. arizonaquiltershalloffame. org/
“To learn about all of our Quilt Show winners, see the adjoining photo page. Our show continues to be so successful due to the dedication and spirit of our Scrap Rat members to this event with the extraordinary help of the volunteers from the community, the Q.V. Homeowners Association, the Q.V. RV Resort and the Q.V. Baptist Church. We greatly appreciate the generosity of all the quilt owners who allowed us to
share their beautiful works of art and skill in order to promote interest in the history and education of quilting. We also wish to thank all of those who attended and purchased tickets for the Scrap Rats Opportunity Quilt. The Opportunity Quilt, Star Light, Star Bright, was won by Jane Norris, who winters in Florence and comes from British Columbia,Canada.” says a representative of Queen Valley Scrap Rats. The Queen Valley Scrap Rats
are a non-profit organization. Moneys raised help to support a yearly adopted charity, as well as other service projects. This year, charity funds are being donated to the Queen Valley Fire Auxiliary in the amount of $1000. “Without the community’s continued interest and participation, our charitable contributions and Show would not be possible. Thank you again from the Queen Valley Scrap Rats,” said their representative.
work of ranching, and there was always something to keep them busy on our Aravaipa Creek ranch. The same for their cousins, Lynn and Marty, sons of Fred and Alice Wood. When there was no danger of the creek flooding, many good
times were had in the creek, especially where we had the dirt dam in the creek to supply water to the irrigation ditch. The kids would grab hold of a rope that was tied to a high cottonwood tree limb, then swing out over the pond of
water and fall in. In the earlier years, the creek area there was quiet, except for the sounds of the birds and water, because it was rare to see other people there. The kids also enjoyed fun with their friends, by hiking and taking pack trips, but there
were times I didn’t know about their bluff climbing! Our children also formed their own opinions about the changes that were taking place concerning Aravaipa Creek, and, hopefully, I will get to some of those stories.
Bud away in a spring-wagon. Early the next morning the Earp brothers arrived with the sheriff [Behan] and Mama gave them breakfast. We told then what we knew and they left in pursuit of the robbers, only they went in the opposite direction from what we had told them. There is not a doubt in the world but what they were the holdup men! A week or so later we three children [David, Charles and Cora] went to a cluster of trees west of the wash where the holdup had been and we found a black horse tied to a tree, all but dead from thirst and hunger. We had to take his feed to him for days before he could be brought to the stable. We told the sheriff but the horse was never claimed. We later found out that on the night of Bud’s murder, Hollydan [sic] - an Earp henchman brought his horse to the livery stable covered with sweat and he himself was staggering from hard riding. The Earps were also out of Tombstone that night! Shortly thereafter Ike Clanton (Gordon Brenner, Cora’s nephew, remembers her tell the family during a visit that Ike was her favorite. It seems that her always gave her a silver dollar when he visited.) came to our house and wanted to give me a diamond ring that had belonged to his mother; Mama would not let me have it. Ike said ‘Let Cora have it as it is only matter of time until the Earps and Hollydan [sic] get me.’ Soon thereafter they did! (Tombstone historical notes by Wallace Clayton, publisher of the National Tombstone Epitaph and historian. He was not able to find anything in his search on the Drew family. Due to his familiarity with history of the Tombstone area he finds many
of Cora’s remembrance of the local history doubtful, IE. the diamond ring incident. The name Hollydan and Halliday are probably reference to Doc Holliday.) About the famous shootout at the OK Corral on 26 October 1881, Cora says: Not long after this my brother Ed and I were walking down the main street of Tombstone when we saw Tom and Frank McLowery with Ike Clanton’s brother Billy coming toward us. Suddenly from a side street came the Earp boys and they opened fire killing the three men instantly. The three murdered men had been at a distinct disadvantage as they had put their guns up along with their horses when they came into town. So far as I know I am the only person living who saw this famous western murder. It is the absolute truth when I say the Earps committed it in this cold-blooded way and then went unpunished . . . The Clantons and McLowerys were between two homes at the rear entrance of the OK Corral. The Earp group walked down Fremont Street to where the Clantons and McLowery were. Several people saw the gunfight and many testified at the preliminary hearing. The Drews were not among these who testified. It is possible that Mama Drew would not let the children get involved and was protecting the family from possible retribution. (Extracted from “How I routed a gang of Arizona Outlaws” by Wyatt Earp. This appeared in 1896 in the San Francisco Examiner. “Ike Clanton was joined by Billy Clanton, Tom McLowery [McLaury], Frank and Billy Clayton [Claiborne]. They came into town loaded
with ammunition and swearing to kill the Earps. These men were stationed on a 15-foot lot between 2 buildings on Fremont Street and sent word that the Earps should come down. Doc Holliday, Virgil the Us Deputy Marshal, Morgan and I went after them..” Edward would have been 15 and Cora only 8.) Cora’s story continues . . . . . .When such tragedy is stamped upon a child’s brain she will carry it to her grave. A little later one my own brothers was murdered by an outlaw in Pima [County]. The murderer was caught and sentenced to life in the Arizona State Penitentiary. The last I knew of William “Billie the kid” Claibourne was that he was killed while leading a band of Indians on the warpath. I’m not sure whether these were Apache or Yaqui Indians. He put a notch in his gun every time he killed a man and when they found him there were 21 notched. William “Billy the Kid” Bonney, the son of Catherine McCarthy and William Antrim, was killed by Frank Leslie at the corner of Fifth and Allen Streets in Tombstone on Nov. 14, 1882. It is believed that he killed only seven or eight men. On Dec. 22, 1881 Ann Drew and the New Mexico and Arizona Railroad made an agreement, for $70, to deed to the NM and AZ RR 6 and 2/3 acres of the property that she owned then. Court documents show that she is a widow. When the railroad went through Contention and Tombstone the Drews sold their home and moved near Charlestown [C. 1884], a neighboring mining camp west of Tombstone, onto D. T. Smith’s old place. D. T.
Smith was a Cochise County Deputy Sheriff, whom had been killed in the Bisbee Massacre, Dec. 8, 1883. Mama Drew and Cora each of them drove a team of horses and the brothers followed along with the cattle. The family lived on the Smith place only a few months. By 1890 the family had moved to the Drew Ranch in the Galiuros Mountain Range. Ed Drew had established a ranch, in partnership with Mel Jones, near the home of Dr. King. The Hot Springs area was a thriving community of several families. The ranch consisted of a one-room house with adjoining bunkhouse for hired hands. Soon, Ed moved Ann, Cora, David and Charles to live there. Rooms were added to suit the growing family. As Ed got further employment, Harrison and Charles took over management of the family enterprise. David had moved to Wilcox and had a butcher shop, which the family chiefly supplied. Due to Indian uprisings in the area the Drew family spent many sleepless nights armed and prepared for an attack. Ed Drew kept two “vicious” bulldogs that were afraid to leave the house when the Indians were in the neighborhood. Often noises that should have been from Owls and coyotes were made by the Indians. More than once the family witnesses the Apaches breaking the troughs and slaughtering yearling calves. (Hot Springs MS p 21.) During the year of 1892 Arizona experience a sever drought which caused the family economic problems. Starving cattle were shipped and sold at a loss. The drought lasted until mid July of 1893.
Lady Bearcats win against Hayden, boys come up short
Queen Valley Scrap Rats Quilt Show sewed up successfully
Georgie Digs By Georgie Wood (firstname.lastname@example.org) The annual Pioneer Days parade in Kearny always makes me think of so many people and events of the past. I can easily visualize my children’s pioneer grandfather, Martin Wood,
riding a horse at the head of the parade, with his youngest son, Cliff, riding by his side. I am very thankful for the legacy they handed down to Cliff’s and my children, Ann, Francie, and Neal. Those children quickly learned and partook in the hard
Stagecoach, c. 1880
Continued from Page 1 have a horse and they gave her a hundred dollars. Once the stage was robbed but a short distance from us.(The Benson Stage Robbery, 15 March 1881, 7:30 p.m., Kinner and Company, Wells Fargo Express out of Tombstone. Historical Atlas of Outlaw West, Wells Fargo Express to Tucson and carried $26,000 in bullion and 8 passengers. Three bandits attempted to rob the stage. There are many versions of this event several list Doc Holliday as one of the ringleaders and one as the shooter of Bud Philpot. Treasure Express, the Wells Fargo ‘Sandy Bob’ Coach, left Tombstone on the Benson Road and in a defile near the Drew Ranch , Bud was killed. Bob Paul went on the be a Pima County Sheriff.) The nine o’clock left our place, with Bud Philpot driving, loaded with silver bullion from Tombstone. Hardly had we said goodbye to Bud and he had reached the narrow wash to the north when we heard a shot ring out, and then the shooting sounded as
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if a bunch of firecrackers were going off into the distance. My brother Ed went down to the stage and found Bud dead on top.(Per Wyatt Earp’s account - Drew’s Station, 15 miles from Tombstone on the San Pedro River. The Stage left Tombstone at 7 o’clock. A bout 300 yards above the Drew’s Station, the road cut a deep ravine where Bud Philpot was ambushed and killed. The stagecoach guard, Bob Paul, tried to catch him before he fell under the wheels. Bob Paul was able to stop the coach 2 miles later and drove onto Benson. At Benson Bob mounted a horse and rode back to Tombstone to notify Virgil of the “Murders” - one of the passengers was, also, killed. The robbers did not get the cargo. Wyatt goes on to tell of how easy it was to find the holdup men’s horses was. It is of interest that Virgil was the Deputy U.S. Marshall until 28 December 1881, not Wyatt. Sheriff Johnny Behan was a political rival of the Earps.) Ed saddled a horse and went to Contention to tell of the holdup and murder and shortly men came from Tombstone and took
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Copper Basin News, Hayden, Arizona
51st Annual Pioneer Days – Dia de los Pioneros
Photos by James Carnes, Rene Pacheco and Vicki Clark
everyone loves a parade ... ... and the 2011 Pioneer Days Parade was particularly successful. With 45 entries, judges found it difficult to award the best. But winners were chosen and those honored for their efforts were: • Ray High School Band, Most Creative • Truly Nolen (Stagecoach), Judges’ Choice • Goodridge Family by Bob & Patti Goodridge, Most Original • Copper Basin Junior Chamber Members, Best Use of Theme • Ray High School JROTC, Best of Show
Kearny youth to present Stations of the Cross Saturday Everyone is invited to witness the Passion of Our Lord through the eyes of our youth this Friday, April 1, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at Infant Jesus of Prague Catholic Church in Kearny. This unique presentation, set to music, and acted out by students in the Sixth through Eighth Grade Youth Ministry and the High School Youth Ministry programs, will depict each of the Stations of the Cross. Although narration will include messages aimed at teens and the challenges they face, the experience will be rewarding for everyone.
Notice (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I NEWMAN PEAK LLC L-1663041-6 II The address of the registered office is : 24004 S. Norma Road, Eloy, AZ 85231 The name and address of the Statutory Agent is : East Valley Service Corp. 3850 E. Baseline Rd., #125, Mesa, AZ 85206 III 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: David R. Layton Manager 24004 S. Norma Road Eloy, AZ 85231, Wayne Layton Manager 24004 S. Norma Road, Eloy, AZ 85231, Walker Plow Limited Partnership, LLP Member 24004 S. Norma Road, Eloy, AZ 85231. CBN Legal 3/23/11, 3/30/11, 4/6/11
JACKSON WHITE ATTORNEYS AT LAW A Professional Corporation 40 North Center Street, Suite 200 Mesa, Arizona 85201 T: (480) 464-1111 F: (480) 464-5692 Email: centraldocket@jacksonwhitelaw. com Attorneys for Michael Judge By: Ryan K.Hodges, No. 026639 IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF ARIZONA IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF PINAL In the Matter of the Estate of Mavis Judge Deceased,)Case No.: PB2011-00068 NOTICE TO CREDITORS (For Publication) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Michael Judge has been appointed Personal Representative of this Estate. All persons having claims against the Estate are required to present their claims within four months after the date of the first publication of this notice or the claims will be forever barred. Claims must be presented by delivering or mailing a written statement of the claim to the Personal Representative at Michael Judge c/o Ryan K. Hodges Jackson White 40 N. Center St., Suite 200 Mesa, AZ 85201 DATED this 10 day of March, 2011. /s/ Michael Judge /s/ Ryan K. Hodges, No. 026639 CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11, 4/13/11
Michael J.Sheridan, #023001 SHERIDAN LARSON, PLLC, 3035 S. Ellsworth Rd., Ste. 144, Mesa, AZ 85212 Phone (480) 6687600 email@example.com Attorneys for Applicant ARIZONA SUPERIOR COURT PINAL COUNTY In the Matter of the Estate of RICHARDS MERRILL MEAD, JR., Deceased NO. PB201100056 NOTICE TO CREDITORS CHAD A. ROCHE REGISTRAR NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Erin Mead has been appointed Personal Representative and Successor Trustee of this Estate. All persons having claims against the Estate are required to present their claims within four months after the date of the first publication of this notice or claims will be forever barred. Claims must be presented by delivering or mailing a written statement to: c/o Sheridan Larson, PLLC 3035 S. Ellsworth Rd #144 Mesa, Arizona 85212. DATED this 1 day of March, 2011 /s/ Erin Mead 10808 N. 7th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85029 SHERIDAN LARSON, PLLC By: Illegible CBN Legal 3/23/11, 3/30/11, 4/6/11
NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I. MOTT INVESTMENT, LLC. L-1664967-3 II. The address of the known place of business is: 39440 N. KENNEDY DR. SAN TAN VLY, AZ 85140 III. The name and street address of the Statutory Agent is: JENNY MOTT 39440 N. KENNEDY DR. SAN TAN VLY, AZ 85140 Management of the limited liability company is reserved to the members. The names and addresses of each person who is a member are: JENNY L. MOTT 39440 N. KENNEDY DR. SAN TAN VLY, AZ 85140 MEMBER CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11, 4/13/11
ADVERTISE FOR SIX CONSECUTIVE WEEKS A.R.S. 42-18255 TREASURER’S OFFICE Gila County, Arizona MARCH 25, 2011 Notice is hereby given that STATE OF ARIZONA has applied for a Treasurer’s Deed to the following described real property owned by: MARIA LUISA VALENZUELA C/O HENRY & AURELIA VALENZUELA and situated in Gila County, Arizona: PARCEL # 101-12-087-B Legal Description: WINKELMAN TOWNSITE LOT 6 BLK 13 DKT 138/539 which on the 9TH day of FEBRUARY, 2006, was sold to STATE OF ARIZONA for taxes, interest and penalties and charges amounting to $901.04 as represented in Tax Sale Certificate No. 06030336 If redemption according to law be not made before the 5TH day of JULY, 2011 . I will convey said premises to such applicant or his assigns. Debora Savage Treasurer of Gila County, Arizona CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11
ADVERTISE FOR TWO CONSECUTIVE WEEKS A.R.S. 42-18255 TREASURER’S OFFICE Gila County, Arizona MARCH 25, 2011 Notice is hereby given that the STATE OF ARIZONA has applied for a Treasurer’s Deed to the following described real property owned by: REYES S VALENZUELA (ESTATE OF) C/0 HENRY & AURELIA VALENZUELA and situated in Gila County, Arizona: PARCEL # 101-12-087-A Legal Description: WINKELMAN TOWNSITE LOT 5 BLK 13 DKT 138/540 which on the 9TH day of FEBRUARY, 2006, was sold to STATE OF ARIZONA for taxes, interest and penalties and charges amounting to $800.82 as represented in Tax Sale Certificate No. 06030335 If redemption according to law be not made before the 5TH day of JULY, 2011 . I will convey said premises to such applicant or his assigns. Debora Savage Treasurer of Gila County, Arizona CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11
ADVERTISE FOR TWO CONSECUTIVE WEEKS A.R.S. 42-18255 TREASURER’S OFFICE Gila County, Arizona MARCH 25, 2011 Notice is hereby given that the STATE OF ARIZONA has applied for a Treasurer’s Deed to the following described real property owned by: JOHN & IMELDA ESQUIVEL and situated in Gila County, Arizona: PARCEL # 101-07-021-A Legal Description: HAYDEN TWNS LOT 8 BLK 2 LESS S 17.5’ 235/120 114/489 which on the 9TH day of FEBRUARY 2006, was sold to STATE OF ARIZONA for taxes, interest and penalties and charges amounting to $2690.94 as represented in Tax Sale Certificate No. 06-030260 If redemption according to law be not made before the 5TH day of JULY , 2011 . I will convey said premises to such applicant or his assigns. Debora Savage, Treasurer of Gila County, Arizona CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11
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NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I. ADAM O. TOLMAN, CPA PLLC P-1657116-8 II. The address of the known place of business is: 863 E Heather Dr Queen Creek, AZ 85140 III. The name and street address of the Statutory Agent is: Adam Tolman 863 E Heather Dr Queen Creek, AZ 85140 Management of the limited liability company is reserved to the members. The names and addresses of each person who is a member are: Adam Tolman 863 E Heather Dr Queen Creek, AZ 85140 member CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11, 4/13/11
ARTICLES OF DISSOLUTION Pursuant to A.R.S. 10-1403 1. The name of the corporation is: Book Warehouse of Casa Grande, Arizona, Inc. 1340541-3 2. Dissolution of the corporation was authorized by its shareholders on the 31 day of May, 2010 3. There are 2 voting groups eligible to vote on approval of the dissolution. The designation of voting groups entitled to vote separately on the dissolution, the number of votes in each, the number of votes represented at the meeting at which the dissolution was approved and the votes cast for and against the dissolution were as follows: Votes cast for 2 Votes cast against 0 The voting group consisting of blank outstanding shares of blank (class or series) stock is entitled to blank votes. There were blank votes present at the meeting. The voting group cast blank votes for and blank votes against approval of the dissolution. The number of votes cast for approval of the dissolution was sufficient for approval by the voting group. The voting group consisting of blank outstanding shares of blank (class or series) stock is entitled to blank votes. There were blank votes present at the meeting. The voting group cast blank votes for and blank votes against approval of the dissolution. The number of votes cast for approval of the dissolution was sufficient for approval by the voting group. Dated this 25 day of January, 2011 /s/ Patrick O’Connor CFO CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11, 4/13/11
ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION ARIZONA LIMITED LIABILITY organization: CK THREE LLC L-1663286-3 2. Known place of business in Arizona: 36200 N. Beverly Ave. Santan Valley, AZ 85140 3. The name and street address of the statutory agent in Arizona: Corporation Service Company 2338 W. Royal Palm Road, Suite J Phoenix, AZ 85021 Acceptance of Appointment by Statutory Agent: I Corporation Service Company, having been designated to act as Statutory Agent, hereby consent to act in that capacity until removed or resignation is submitted in accordance with the Arizona Revised Statute. /s/ Deb Reeves, Asst. Vice President Corporation Service Company 4. Purpose of this (Professional) Limited Liability Company is to provide the following (professional) service: Blank 5. The Limited Liability Company is Perpetual 6. Management Structure: RESERVED TO MEMBERS COLEMAN J. GILLORY Member 38200 N. BEVERLY AVE. SANTAN VALLEY, AZ 85140 KOREY STEWART Member 38200 N. BEVERLY AVE. SANTAN VALLEY, AZ 85140 Executed this 24th day of February, 2011 /s/ Coleman Gillory Phone Number 972834-2021 CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11, 4/13/11
MARJORIE JEAN RAMIREZ 606 N.WEBB DRIVE SAN MANUEL, AZ 85631 520-3854248 Representing Self, Without a Lawyer SHANNON TREZZA AZCLDP #80880 4011 E. Broadway Suite 111 Tucson, AZ 85711 ARIZONA SUPERIOR COURT, PINALCOUNTY MARJORIE JEAN RAMIREZ Petitioner and ALFREDO RAMIREZ, Respondent Case No. DO201100560 SUMMONS (Family Law) STEPHEN F. McCARVILLE WARNING: THIS IS AN OFFICIAL DOCUMENT FROM THE COURT THAT AFFECTS YOUR RIGHTS. READ THIS SUMMONS CAREFULLY. IF YOU DO NOT UNDERSTAND IT, CONTACT AN ATTORNEY FOR LEGAL ADVICE. FROM THE STATE OF ARIZONA TO ALFREDO RAMIREZ. 1. A lawsuit has been filed against you. A copy of the lawsuit and other related court paperwork is served on you with this Summons. 2. If you do not want a judgment taken against you without your input, you must file a Response in writing with the Court, and you must pay the required filing fee. To file your Response, take or send the papers to: Office of the Superior Court, 971 JASON LOPEZ CIRCLE, BLDG A./HWY 79 FLORENCE, AZ 85232. Mail a copy of the Response to the your spouse, the Petitioner, at the address listed on the top of this Summons. 3. If this Summons and the other court papers were served on you within the State of Arizona, your Response must be filed within TWENTY (20) CALENDAR DAYS from the date of the service, not counting the day of service. If the papers were served on you outside the State of Arizona, your response must be filed within THIRTY (30) CALENDAR DAYS, not counting the day of service. 4. Requests for reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities must be made to the court by parties at least 3 working days in advance of a scheduled court proceeding. 5. Either spouse, or both spouses, may file in the conciliation court a petition invoking the jurisdiction of the court for the purpose of preserving the marriage by effecting conciliation between the parties. GIVEN under my hand and the Seal of the Superior Court of the State of Arizona in and for the County of Pima this 18th day of March, 2011 /s/ CLERK OF THE SUPERIOR COURT DENISE Deputy Clerk CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11, 4/13/11, 4/20/11
STATE OF ARIZONA COUNTY OF PINAL When Recorded Return To: Douglas V. Drury, Esq., 8110 E. Cactus Road, Suite 100, Scottsdale, Arizona 85260 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE The following legally described property will be sold pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust and Assignment of Rents recorded on August 11, 2006 Recording number 2006-113723 in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder on May 3, 2011 at 9:15 a.m. of said day, at the front steps of the Pinal County Courthouse, 971 N. Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, AZ 85232; All right, title and interest conveyed to and now held by it under said Deed of Trust in the following described property will be sold: TAX PARCEL NUMBER: 305-54-002D The East half of the North half of the North half of the Northwest quarter of the Southeast quarter of the Southeast quarter of Section 22, Township 9 South, Range 15 East, of the Gila and Salt River Base and Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona Including any mobile home or other fixture; which includes but is not limited to mobile home as reflected in Affidavit of Affixture recorded October 12, 2005 at 2005138768. The undersigned Trustee disclaims any liability for any incorrectness of the street address and/or other common designation shown herein. The property address is purported to be: 3530 N. Rockliffe Blvd., Oracle, AZ 85623 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL BALANCE: $98,819.48 NAME AND ADDRESS OF CURRENT BENEFICIARY: AmericAn GenerAl Home equity, inc., 7930 E. Speedway Blvd., Suite 130, P.O. Box 18197, Tucson, Arizona 85731 Phone No. (520) 8863103 Qualification of Trustee: The Trustee herein qualifies as a Trustee of the Trust Deed in the Trustee’s capacity as a member of the state bar of Arizona as required by A.R.S.§33-803(A). The Trustee is regulated by the State Bar of Arizona, 111 W. Monroe, Suite 1800, Phoenix, AZ 85003. NAME AND ADDRESS OF ORIGINAL TRUSTOR: Shlomo Yafckli, 3530 N. Rockliffe Blvd., Oracle, AZ 85623 or 3741 Carmel Ave., Irvine, CA 92606 NAME AND ADDRESS OF SUCCESSOR TRUSTEE: Douglas V. Drury, Esq., 8110 E. Cactus Road, Suite 100, Scottsdale, Arizona 85260 Sale information: Muellerdrury.com (480) 368-5511 The sale will be made for Cash or Cashier’s Check (in lawful money of the United States and acceptable to the Trustee), without convenant or warranty, expressed or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances. Bidding: All bidding is open to the public, without regard to race, color, gender, religion, handicap, familial status or national origin. Property is sold on an as-iswhere-is-condition. A deposit of $10,000.00 as required by law, by cashier’s check or other form acceptable to the Trustee, is required to be presented to the Trustee in order to be able to bid. Notice – This is a communication from a debt collector. This is an attempt to collect a debt; any information obtained will be used for that purpose. SIGNATURE OF TRUSTEE BY: Douglas Drury DATED: 1/31/2011 STATE OF ARIZONA )) ss. County of Maricopa ) On January 31, 2011 before me, the undersigned, a Notary Public in and for said State, personally appeared Douglas V. Drury personally known to me (or proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence) to be the person who executed the within instrument. WITNESS my hand and official seal /s/ Rachelle Lumpp, Notary Public My Commission Expires: 6/30/2012 CBN Legal 3/9/11, 3/16/11, 3/23/11, 3/30/11
ADVERTISE FOR TWO CONSECUTIVE WEEKS A.R.S. 42-18255 TREASURER’S OFFICE Gila County, Arizona MARCH 25, 2011 Notice is hereby given that the STATE OF ARIZONA has applied for a Treasurer’s Deed to the following described real property owned by: RICHARD A & VIRGINIA J LEASE and situated in Gila County, Arizona: PARCEL # 101-07-089-P Legal Description: PT LOT 2 BLK 19 HAYDEN TWNS NE SW SEC 11 T5S R15E COM SE COR LOT 2 TH N77 DEG 21’ W 32.31’ TO TRUE POB TH N77 DEG 21’ W 79.51’ TH S45 DEG 38’ W 99.68’ TH N25 DEG 15’ W 81.18’ TH N 64 DEG 45’E 120’ TH S46 DEG E 104.15’ TO POB DKT 400/465 which on the 9TH day of FEBRUARY 2006, was sold to STATE OF ARIZONA for taxes, interest and penalties and charges amounting to $1646.73 as represented in Tax Sale Certificate No. 06030273 If redemption according to law be not made before the 5TH day of JULY , 2011 . I will convey said premises to such applicant or his assigns. Debora Savage Treasurer of Gila County, Arizona CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11
NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I KVG HOLDINGS LLC # L-16648397 II The address of the registered office is: 1664 E. Elegante Dr., Casa Grande, AZ 85122 III The name and address of the Statutory Agent is John Kaliotzakis, 1664 E. Elegante Dr., Casa Grande, AZ 85122 IV. Management of the limited liability company is vested in a manager or managers. The names and address 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 John Kaliotzakis, 1664 E. Elegante Dr., Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Manager John Kaliotzakis, IRA, whose custodian is Entrust Arizona LLC 20860 N.Tatum Blvd., Ste 240, Phoenix, AZ 85050 Member CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11, 4/13/11
ORDINANCE NO. 11-186 AN ORDINANCE OF THE MAYOR AND TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF KEARNY, ARIZONA, AMENDING ORDINANCE 09-178 RELATING TO THE PRIVILEGE LICENSE TAX; REPEALING THE SUNSET DATE ON THE ORDINANCE; PROVIDING PENALTIES FOR THE VIOLATION THEREOF; PROVIDING FOR SEVERABILITY; DESIGNATING AN EFFECTIVE DATE AND MAKE PROVISION FOR EXISTING CONTRACTS BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MAYOR AND TOWN COUNCIL OF THE TOWN OF KEARNY, ARIZONA: Section 1. The Town Council on April 20, 2009, passed Ordinance No. 09-178 setting forth the tax rates set forth in Sections 3 and 4 below. Pursuant to terms of the Ordinance 09-178 the tax rates would be repealed automatically on June 30, 2011, unless extended by the Town Council. Section 2. The Town Council has determined that it is the best interest to extend the tax beyond the automatic repeal date ofJune 30,2011. The Town Council does therefore extend the tax rates as set forth in Sections 3 and 4 below. Section 3. The tax rate in each of the following sections of the Town tax code is three percent (3%): Section 8A-405 Advertising Section 8A-410 Amusements, exhibitions, and similar activities. Section 8A-425 Job printing. Section 8A-427 Manufactured buildings. Section 8A-430 Timbering and other extraction. Section 8A-435 Publishing and periodicals distribution. Section 8A-444 Hotels Section 8A-445 Rental, leasing, and licensing for use of real property. Section 8A-450 Rental, leasing, and licensing for use of tangible personal property. Section 8A-455 Restaurants and bars. Section 8A-460 Retail sales; measure of tax; burden of proof; exclusions. Section 8A-470 Telecommunications services Section 8A-475 Transporting for hire. Section 8A-480 Utility services. Section 4. The tax rate in each of the following sections of the tax code is four percent (4%): Section 8A -415 Construction contracting: construction contractors. Section 8A-416 Construction contracting: speculative builders. Section 8A-417 Construction contracting: owner-builders who are not speculative builders. Section 5. Any person found guilty of violating any provision of these amendments to the tax code shall be guilty of a class one misdemeanor. Each day that a violation continues shall be a separate offense punishable as herein above described. Section 6. If any section, subsection, sentence, clause, phrase or portion of this ordinance is for any reason held to be invalid or unconstitutional by the decision of any court of competent jurisdiction, such decision shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions thereof. PASSED AND ADOPTED by the Mayor and Town Council of the Town ofKearny, Arizona, this 21st day of March, 2011. /s/ Debra Sommers, Mayor ATTEST: /s/ Margaret Gaston, Town Clerk APPROVED AS TO FORM: /s/ Stephen R. Cooper, Town Attorney CBN Legal 3/30/11
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION OF ROCCOVANNI, INC. 1659896-9 Pursuant to A.R.S. 10-202 (An Arizona Business Corporation) 1. The name of the Corporation is:ROCCOVANNI,INC. 2. The Corporation initially intends to conduct the business of: Consulting 3. The Corporation shall have authority to issue 1500 shares of Common Stock. 4. The street address of the known place of business of the Corporation is: 4225 W Colby Dr Maricopa, AZ 85138 5. The name and address of the statutory agent of the Corporation is: Corporation Service Company 2338 W Royal Palm Road, Suite J Phoenix, AZ 85021 6. The initial board of directors shall consist of 1 director. The name and address of the person who is to serve as the director until the first annual meeting of shareholders or until his successor is elected and qualifies is: Adrienne E Batteiger 42255 W Colby Dr Maricopa, AZ 85138 7. The name and address of the incorporator is: Adrienne E Batteiger 42255 W Colby Dr Maricopa, AZ 85138 All powers, duties and responsibilities of the incorporators shall cease at the time of delivery of these Articles of Incorporation to the Arizona Corporation Commission. 8. The Corporation shall indemnify any person who incurs expenses or liabilities by reason of the fact he or she is or was an officer, director, employee or agent of the Corporation or is or was serving at the request of the Corporation as a director, officer, employee or agent of another Corporation, partnership, joint venture, trust or other enterprise. This indemnification shall be mandatory in all circumstances in which indemnification is permitted by law. 9. To the fullest extent permitted by the Arizona Revised Statutes, as the same exists or may hereafter be amended, a director of the Corporation shall not be liable to the Corporation or its stockholders for monetary damages for any action taken or any failure to take any action as a director. No repeal, amendment or modification of this article, whether direct or indirect, shall eliminate or reduce its effect with respect to any act or omission of a director of the Corporation occurring prior to such repeal, amendment or modification. Executed this 4 day of February, 2011 by all of the Incorporators. /s/ Adrienne E Battenger Director CBN Legal 3/16/11, 3/23/11, 3/30/11
STATE OF ARIZONA COUNTY OF PINAL When Recorded Return To: Douglas V. Drury, Esq., 8110 E. Cactus Road, Suite 100, Scottsdale, Arizona 85260 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE The following legally described property will be sold pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust and Assignment of Rents recorded June 1, 2006 at Recording Number 2006-078556 in the oaffice of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder on April 21, 2011 at 9:15 a.m. of said day, at the front steps of the Pinal County Courthouse, 971 N. Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, AZ 85232. All right, title and interest conveyed to and now held by it under said Deed of Trust in the following described property will be sold: TAX PARCEL NUMBER: 50505-0450 LEGAL DESCRIPTION Lot 45, of RANCHO GRANDE, according to the map of record in the office of the county recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, in Book 9 of Maps and Plats at Page 12. Including any mobile home or other fixture. The undersigned Trustee disclaims any liability for any incorrectness of the street address and/or other common designation shown herein. The property address is purported to be: 1180 E. Barcelona Ave., Casa Grande, AZ 85222 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL BALANCE: $118,070.00 NAME AND ADDRESS OF CURRENT BENEFICIARY: American General Financial Services, Inc., 1245 W. Elliot Rd., Suite 103, Tempe, Arizona 85284 480/4139664 Qualification of Trustee: The Trustee herein qualifies as a Trustee of the Trust Deed in the Trustee’s capacity as a member of the state bar of Arizona as required by A.R.S.§33803(A). The Trustee is regulated by the State Bar of Arizona, 111 W. Monroe, Suite 1800, Phoenix, AZ 85003. NAME AND ADDRESS OF ORIGINAL TRUSTOR: Pete Navarro, 1180 E. Barcelona Ave., Casa Grande, AZ 85222 NAME AND ADDRESS OF SUCCESSOR TRUSTEE: Douglas V. Drury, Esq., 8110 E. Cactus Road, Suite 100, Scottsdale, Arizona 85260 Sale information: Muellerdrury.com (480) 368-5511 The sale will be made for Cash or Cashier’s Check (in lawful money of the United States and acceptable to the Trustee), without convenant or warranty, expressed or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances. Bidding: All bidding is open to the public, without regard to race, color, gender, religion, handicap, familial status or national origin. Property is sold on an as-iswhere-is-condition. A deposit of $10,000.00 as required by law, by cashier’s check or other form acceptable to the Trustee, is required to be presented to the Trustee in order to be able to bid. Notice – This is a communication from a debt collector. This is an attempt to collect a debt; any information obtained will be used for that purpose. SIGNATURE OF TRUSTEE BY: Douglas Drury DATED: 1/19/2011 STATE OF ARIZONA )) ss. County of Maricopa ) On January 19, 2011 before me, the undersigned, a Notary Public in and for said State, personally appeared Douglas V. Drury personally known to me (or proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence) to be the person who executed the within instrument. WITNESS my hand and official seal /s/ Rachelle Lumpp, Notary Public My Commission Expires: 6/30/2012 CBN Legal 3/9/11, 3/16/11, 3/23/11, 3/30/11
INVITATION TO BID TOWN OF KEARNY Well #2 Electrical Upgrades 912-C Tilbury Road, Kearny, Arizona 85137 The Town of Kearny hereinafter referred to as Town, through a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) from the Arizona State Department of Housing (ADOH) will accept bids from qualified firms or individuals with a minimum of an L-11 contractor’s license as registered with the Arizona Registrar of Contractors to perform the following: PROJECT DESCRIPTION This federally funded project consists of upgrades to the Town of Kearny Municipal Water Well#2 as follows: The Contractor shall furnish all materials, labor, equipment, services, transportation, and perform all the work for the Town’s project known as the Kearny Well #2 Electrical Upgrades as follows: Work consists of demolition of an existing elevated wood well platform, electrical equipment, pump starters and radio. Design and installation of a new OSHA Compliant, 8’x32’ galvanized steel well platform and handrails. Installation of new 200 Amp electrical service and equipment, pump controls for the existing and future well, radio and antennae. Work will also include removal and installation of radio control equipment at the existing water treatment facility and water storage tanks approximately ½ mile and 1 mile away respectively. Contractor will be responsible for the coordination of shop drawing submittals, permits and inspections by the Engineer for testing and certification of the completed work. OBJECTIVE/SCOPE OF WORK The Contractor shall furnish all materials, labor, equipment, services, transportation and perform all the work for the Town’s project known as the Well #2 Electrical Upgrades for the Town of Kearny, Arizona as called for in the Specifications. The purpose of this project is to repair the existing wet well that has had concrete degradation and spawling due to sulfide gases. The proposer should prepare a detailed time schedule for completion. The successful proposer will be required to lend all possible assistance in the preparation, investigation and documentation necessary for compliance with all applicable Davis Bacon/Federal Labor Standards, and other requirements of the Arizona Department of Housing, CDBG Program. The successful proposer should be prepared to comply with all local, state and federal safety and environmental requirements. The project shall be accomplished in accordance with all federal program and state statutory requirements to include Executive Orders, Administrative Rules and Regulations. PROPOSALS To be considered, one (1) original and two (2) copies of the proposal must be provided and in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders included in the bid package. Sealed bids will be received in the office of the Town Clerk, Kearny Town Hall, 912-C Tilbury Road, Kearny, Arizona 85137 until 1:00 p.m., on Wednesday, April 13th, 2011, at which time all bids received will be opened and the amount of the total bid and alternates read aloud. Failure of the proposer to complete all of the bid documents may result in rejection of the proposal. All bids should be identified as “Sealed Proposal - Town of Kearny – Well#2 Electrical Upgrades.” A bid security in the form of a certified check, cashier’s check, or bid bond in the amount of 10% of the bid shall accompany each proposal. Bonding companies issuing acceptable bonds in conjunction with this project must hold a certification of authority to transact surety business in Arizona as issued by the Director of the Department of Insurance. All bid security shall be made payable, without condition, to the Town of Kearny. Said bid security shall be considered liquidated damages and shall be forfeited to the Town of Kearny in the event the proposal is accepted and the successful bidder fails to execute the CONTRACT and furnish the required bonds within ten (10) workings days after the notice of bid award. The Town will conduct a pre-bid conference and site inspection on Wednesday, April 6th, 2011, beginning at 1:00 p.m. Interested bidders should meet at the Kearny Town Hall, 912-C Tilbury Road, (520) 363-5547, which is accessible to persons with disabilities. Individuals with special accessibility needs may contact the Town’s ADA Coordinator at (520) 363-5547 at least 72 hours prior to the meeting. The project shall be accomplished in accordance with all federal program and state statutory requirements to include Executive Orders, Administrative Rules and Regulations. If information of a material matter is provided in response to any correspondence or question, or if a clarification is issued by the engineer or the Town, a copy of the question and answer will be provided to all prospective bidders who have requested a set of plans. This response shall serve as an addendum to the advertised call for bids and become part of the Town’s approved plans. Copies of the plans, specifications and contract documents may be obtained at Town of Kearny, 912-C Tilbury Drive, Kearny, Arizona 85137, and Willdan, 7500 N. Dreamy Draw Dr., Suite 130, Phoenix, AZ 85020. A refundable deposit of $10.00 will be required for each set of contract documents, specifications. Deposit should be in the form of a check payable to the Town of Kearny. Such deposit will be refunded upon return of the contract documents, plans and specs with a proposal; or return of the contract documents, plans and specs in good order within one (1) week of the bid opening date; said deposit to otherwise be forfeited to the to the Town of Kearny. Limit of two (2) sets of documents per general contractor. Additional sets may be purchased at $10.00 per set. To receive plans and specs by priority mail, include a separate check for $10.00 payable to the Willdan. Mailing fees are not refundable. Bidding documents may be examined at the Town Hall, Town of Kearny, and the office of the Engineer. Correspondence, questions, and/or clarifications of the bidding procedure should be directed to: Project Manager, Cindy Schofield, Central Arizona Association of Governments (CAAG), 1075 S. Idaho Road, Suite 300, Apache Junction, Arizona 85219 at phone number (480) 474-9300, fax (480) 474-9306, or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. Correspondence, questions, and/or clarifications concerning the plans or specs should be directed to: Project Engineer, Nick Bernoski, P.E., Willdan, 7500 N. Dreamy Draw Dr., Suite 130, Phoenix, AZ 85020, phone (602) 395-7509, fax (602)870-7601, or e-mail at nbernoski@willdan. com. The Town of Kearny reserves the right to accept the lowest, responsible bid; to consider alternatives; to reject any or all bids; and to waive irregularities or information in any bid. Bids received after the specified time of closing will be returned unopened. The Town of Kearny also reserves the right to hold any or all bids for a period of thirty (30) days after the date of opening. Bidders will not be allowed to withdraw submitted bids during the thirty (30) day period. The Town of Kearny is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer CBN Legal 3/23/11, 3/30/11
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NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I. TAKING A BREAK IN CHANDLER, LLC L-1665880-1 II. The address of the registered office is: PO Box 768 44871 W Buckhorn Trail Maricopa, Arizona 85139 The name and address of the Statutory Agent is: Edward C. Babcock PO Box 768 44871 W Buckhorn Trail Maricopa, Arizona 85139 III. Management of the Limited Liability Company is reserved to the members. The name and address of the sole member are: Edward Babcock and Judith Babcock, Trustees Babcock Family Trust U/A/D 12/17/07 PO Box 768 44871 W Buckhorn Trail Maricopa, Arizona 85139 CBN Legal 3/30/11, 4/6/11, 4/13/11
NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I Jin Xiu LLC L-16628028 II The address of the registered office is: 20928 N. John Wayne PKWY #C 1, Maricopa AZ 85139 The name and address of the Statutory Agent is: Jin Zheng 20928 N. John Wayne PKWY #C 1, Maricopa AZ 85139 III 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: Jin Zheng Manager/ Member 20928 N. John Wayne PKWY #C 1, Maricopa AZ 85139 CBN Legal 3/16/11, 3/23/11, 3/30/11
Ewing & Ewing Attorneys, P.C. 4050 E. Cotton Center Blvd. Suite 26 Phoenix, AZ 85040 (800) 861-5308 telephone (800) 861-3811 facsimile Nelson Ewing, II (#014418) Attorney for Plaintiff IN THE MARICOPA-STANFIELD JUSTICE COURT PINAL COUNTY, STATE OF ARIZONA CK Ventures, LLC an Arizona limited liability company Plaintiff vs. William Wright and Jane/John Doe Wright, Husband and Wife and each of them Defendants ) NO. CV20101343 SUMMONS THE STATE OF ARIZONA TO DEFENDANTS William Wright, John Doe Wright, Jane Doe Wright YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED and required to appear and defend, within the time applicable, in this Court. You shall appear and defend within 20 days after the service of the Summons and Complaint upon you, exclusive of the day of service. YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that in case of your failure to appear and defend within the time applicable, judgment by default may be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. YOU ARE CAUTIONED that in order to appear and defend, you must file an Answer or proper response in writing with the Clerk of this Court accompanied by the necessary filing fee within the time required and you are required to serve a copy of that Answer or response upon the Plaintiff. REQUESTS for reasonable accommodation for persons with disabilities must be made to the division asssigned to the case by parties at least three (3) judicial days in advance of a scheduled court proceeding. SIGNED AND SEALED this date: JUL 16 2010 /s/ D. Navauth By the Court Plaintiff File Number: 18017 CBN Legal 3/16/11, 3/23/11, 3/30/11, 4/6/11
Douglas V. Drury, Esq., Mueller & Drury, P.C., 8110 East Cactus Road, Ste. 100, Scottsdale Az. 85260-5110 email@example.com (480) 368-5511 State Bar No. 011461 Attorney for Plaintiff IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF ARIZONA IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF PINAL TIMOTHY J. ROSS, Plaintiff, v. JOSEPH DEMELLO, JR. and JANE DOE DEMELLO, husband and wife, Defendant. )Case No.: CV201100051 SUMMONS THE STATE OF ARIZONA TO THE DEFENDANTS: JOSEPH DEMELLO, JR AND JANE DOE DEMELLO YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED and required to appear and defend, within the time applicable, in this action in this Court, If served within Arizona you shall appear and defend within 20 days after the service of the Summons and Complaint upon you, exclusive of the day of service. If served out of the State of Arizona – whether by direct service, by registered or certified mail, or by publication – you shall appear and defend within 30 days after the service of the Summons and Complaint upon you is complete, exclusive of the day of service. Where service of process is upon the Arizona Director of Insurance as an insurer’s agent to receive service of legal process against it in the State: then the insurer shall not be required to appear, answer or plead until the expiration of 40 days after date of such service upon the Director, Service by registered or certified mail without the State of Arizona is complete 30 days after the date of receipt by the party being served Service by publication is complete 30 days after the date of first publication. Direct service is complete when made. Service upon the Arizona Motor Vehicle Superintendent is complete 30 days after filing the Affidavit of Compliance and return receipt or Officer’s Return. R.C.P.4; A.R.S. 20-222, 28-502, 28503. Copies of the pleadings filed herein may be obtained by contacting the Clerk of the Pinal County Superior Court R.C.P. 4.1(e) YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED that in case of your failure to appear and defend within the time applicable, judgment by default may be rendered against you for the relief demanded in the Complaint. YOU ARE CAUTIONED that in order to appear and defend, you must either appear in person or file an Answer or proper response in writing with the Clerk of the Court, accompanied by the necessary filing fee within the time required, and you are required to serve a copy of any Answer or response upon the Plaintiff’s attorneys. R.C.P.10(D); A.R.S.12-311; R.C.P.5. THE NAME AND ADDRESS of Plaintiff’s attorney is: Douglas V. Drury, Esq. 8110 E. Cactus Road, Ste. 100 Scottsdale, AZ 85260-5110 mdlaw@ muellerdrury.com (480) 368-5511 SIGNED AND SEALED this date: January 5, 2011 CHAD A. ROCHE Deputy Clerk GILBERT TELLEZ CBN Legal 3/9/11, 3/16/11, 3/23/11, 3/30/11
Michael J. Sheridan #0231001 SHERIDAN LARSON, PLLC 3035 S. Ellsworth Rd., Suite 144 Mesa, AZ 85212 Phone:(480) 668-7600 firstname.lastname@example.org Attorneys for Applicant ARIZONA SUPERIOR COURT PINAL COUNTY In the Matter of the Estate of LARRY GORSKI, Deceased.) NO PB201100050 NOTICE TO CREDITORS CHAD A. ROCHE REGISTRAR NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that Patricia Ghinelli has been appointed Personal Representative and Successor Trustee of this Estate. All persons having claims against the Estate are required to present their claims within four months after the date of the first publication of this notice or the claims will be forever barred. Claims must be presented by delivering or mailing a written statement to : c/o Sheridan Larson, PLLC 3035 S. Ellsworth Rd #144 Mesa, Arizona 85212. DATED This 10th day of February, 2011. /s/ Patricia Ghinelli 20554 Shetland Drive Macomb, MI 48044 /s/ SHERIDAN LARSON, PLLC CBN 3/16/11, 3/23/11, 3/30/11
Emanuele Lucio Petralia, Pro Per 401 E. Stewart St. #803 Florence, AZ 85132 520868-9216 This Document Prepared by Joseph T. Glennon AZCLDP #80693 At The Divorce Store AZCLDP #80001 IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF ARIZONA IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF PINAL Emanuele Lucio Petralia Petitioner, vs. Kathie Maltese Respondent) No. D02 01100331 SUMMONS (Domestic Relations) THE STATE OF ARIZONA, to the Respondent: Kathie Maltese Unknown YOU ARE HEREBY SUMMONED AND REQUIRED TO APPEAR and defend in the above entitled action in the above entitled Court, within TWENTY (20 DAYS after service of this Summons upon you, if served within the State of Arizona, or within THIRTY(30) DAYS, if served without such State, all exclusive of the date of service, and you are hereby notified that in case you fail to do so, JUDGMENT OR DECREE BY DEFAULT WILL BE RENDERED AGAINT YOU FOR THE RELIEF PRAYED FOR IN THE PETITION FOR DISSOLUTION OF MARRIAGE. The name and address of Petitioner or its attorney is: Emanuele Lucion Petralia, Pro Per 401 E. Stewart St. #803 Florence, AZ 85132. Pursuant to RCP4.1(e), a copy of the pleadings being served may be obtained through the above named Petitioner, Petitioner’s counsel, or the Records Department at the Arizona Superior Court. Given under my hand and the seal of the Superior Court of the State of Arizona in and for the County of PINAL, this 1 day of Feb, 2011. Chad A. Roche, Clerk of the Superior Court by: (illegible), Deputy Clerk. CBN Legal 3/16/11, 3/23/11, 3/30/11, 4/6/11
STATE OF ARIZONA COUNTY OF PINAL When Recorded Return To: Douglas V. Drury, Esq., 8110 E. Cactus Road, Suite 100, Scottsdale, Arizona 85260 NOTICE OF TRUSTEE’S SALE The following legally described property will be sold pursuant to the power of a under that certain Deed of Trust and Assignment of Rents recorded May 3, 2007 at Recording Number 2007-053991 in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder on April 21, 2011 at 9:15 a.m. of said day, at the front steps of the Pinal County Courthouse, 971 N. Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, AZ 85232. All right, title and interest conveyed to and now held by it under said Deed of Trust in the following described property will be sold: TAX PARCEL NUMBER: 503-52-4770 LEGAL DESCRIPTION Lot 2, Block 163, of CASA GRANDE AZ WEST, UNIT TWO, according to the plat of record in the office of the county recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, in Book 13 of Maps, Page 31. Including any mobile home or other fixture; including but not limited to mobile home as reflected in Affidavit of Affixture recorded June 15, 1999 at recording number 1999-027233. The undersigned Trustee disclaims any liability for any incorrectness of the street address and/or other common designation shown herein. The property address is purported to be: 26055 W. Shangra La, Casa Grande, AZ 85222 ORIGINAL PRINCIPAL BALANCE: $74,281.00 NAME AND ADDRESS OF CURRENT BENEFICIARY: AmericAn GenerAl Home equity, inc., 1245 W. Elliot Rd., Suite 103,Tempe, Arizona 85284 480/413-9664 Qualification of Trustee: The Trustee herein qualifies as a Trustee of the Trust Deed in the Trustee’s capacity as a member of the state bar of Arizona as required by A.R.S.§33803(A). The Trustee is regulated by the State Bar of Arizona, 111 W. Monroe, Suite 1800, Phoenix, AZ 85003. NAME AND ADDRESS OF ORIGINAL TRUSTOR: Gerardo Ruiz, Maria Ruiz, 26055 W. Shangra La, Casa Grande, AZ 85222 NAME AND ADDRESS OF SUCCESSOR TRUSTEE: Douglas V. Drury, Esq., 8110 E. Cactus Road, Suite 100, Scottsdale, Arizona 85260 Sale information: Muellerdrury.com (480) 368-5511 The sale will be made for Cash or Cashier’s Check (in lawful money of the United States and acceptable to the Trustee), without convenant or warranty, expressed or implied, regarding title, possession, or encumbrances. Bidding: All bidding is open to the public, without regard to race, color, gender, religion, handicap, familial status or national origin. Property is sold on an as-is-where-is-condition. A deposit of $10,000.00 as required by law, by cashier’s check or other form acceptable to the Trustee, is required to be presented to the Trustee in order to be able to bid. Notice – This is a communication from a debt collector. This is an attempt to collect a debt; any information obtained will be used for that purpose. SIGNATURE OF TRUSTEE BY: Douglas Drury DATED: 1/19/2011 STATE OF ARIZONA )) ss. County of Maricopa ) On January 19, 2011 before me, the undersigned, a Notary Public in and for said State, personally appeared Douglas V. Drury personally known to me (or proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence) to be the person who executed the within instrument. WITNESS my hand and official seal /s/ Rachelle Lumpp, Notary Public My Commission Expires: 6/30/2012 CBN Legal 3/9/11, 3/16/11, 3/23/11, 3/30/11
Articles of Incorporation of the Pinal County Taxpayers’ Association (an Arizona Nonprofit Corporation) The undersigned incorporator, for the purposes of forming a nonprofit corporation under the laws of the State of Arizona, adopts the following Articles of Incorporation. 1. The name of the corporation (the “Corporation) is: Pinal County Taxpayer’s Association 16581762 2. The Corporation is organized for the purpose of becoming the recognized voice for Pinal County, Arizona taxpayers by providing information and services that improve their prospects for enhancing their personal and business lives without paying unnecessary governmental taxes, and matters related to such affairs. 3. The Corporation’s duration shall be perpetual. 4. The purposes for which the Corporation is organized are as follows: (a) The Corporation is formed to engage in any lawful act or activity for which a 501(c)(4), social welfare organization, may be organized under nonprofit law of the United States, as the same exists or may hereafter be amended, Notwithstanding any other provision of this document to the contrary, the Corporation shall not carry on any other activities not permitted to be carried on (a) by an organization exempt from Federal Income tax under 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code, or corresponding section of any future federal tax code, or (b) by an organization, contributions to which are deductible under section 170(c)(2) of the Internal Revenue Code, or corresponding section of any future federal tax code. (b) In furtherance of the foregoing, the Corporation may exercise all the rights and powers conferred on nonprofit corporations under the laws of the State of Arizona. (c) Notwithstanding any of the above statements of purposes, the Corporation shall not engage in any activities or exercise any powers whether express or implied, so as to disqualify the Corporation from exemption from federal income tax under 501(a) of the Code by reason of being an organization described in section 501(c)(4) of the Code and from exemption from Arizona income tax by reason of being an organization described under Arizona tax statutes, as amended. 5. No part of the net earnings of the Corporation shall inure to the benefit of, or be distributed to its trustees, directors, officers, or other private persons, except that the Corporation shall be authorized and empowered to pay reasonable compensation for services rendered and to make payments and distributions in furtherance of the purposes set forth in Article 4. No substantial part of the activities of the Corporation shall be the carrying on of propaganda, or otherwise attempting to influence legislation, and the Corporation shall not participate in, or intervene in (including the publishing or distribution of statements) any political campaign on behalf of any candidate for public office. 6. The Corporation’s principal place of business shall be 32161 N. Dog Leg Court, San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143. 7. Linette West, of 31213 N. Gecko Trail, San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143, is hereby appointed the initial Statutory Agent for the Corporation. 8. The initial Board of Directors of the Corporation shall consist of nine (9) directors. The Board of Directors shall consist of a minimum of five (5) and up to a maximum of fifteen (15) directors, upon a vote by the majority of the directors. The names and addresses of the persons who are to serve as the initial directors until the first annual meeting of the Board of Directors or until their successors are elected and qualified are: Michael Timm 32161 N. Dog Leg Court San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143 Linette West 31213 N. Gecko Trail San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143 Jim Hunt 867 W. Cactus Mint Circle San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143 Milton Fender 32145 N. Dog Leg Court San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143 Peter Dunan 32269 N. Larkspur Dr. San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143 Roy Estes 31230 N. Gecko Trail San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143 Charles Budde 31279 N. Gecko Trail Queen Creek, Arizona 85143 Heather Hodgman 29876 N. Welton Place Queen Creek, Arizona 85143 Michael J. Hunt 4547 E. Shapinsay Dr. San Tan Valley, Arizona 85140 9. The name and address of the incorporator is: Michael Timm 32161 N. Dog Leg Court San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143 10. The Corporation shall indemnify any person who incurs any expense or liability by reason of the fact he or she is or was an incorporator, officer, director, employee or agent of the Corporation, or is or was serving at the request of the Corporation as a incorporator, director, officer, employee or agent of another corporation, partnership, joint venture, trust or other enterprise. This indemnification shall be mandatory in all circumstances in which indemnification is permitted by law. 11. To the fullest extent permitted by the Arizona Revised Statutes, as the same exists or may hereafter be amended, direcotrs and officers of the Corporation shall not be liable to the Corporation for monetary damages for any action taken or any failure to take any action as a director or officer. No repeal, amendment or modification of this article, whether direct or indirect, shall eliminate or reduce its effect with respect to any act or omission of a director or officer of the Corporation occurring prior to such repeal, amendment or modification. 12. In the event of liquidation, dissolution, or winding-up, of the Corporation, the Board of Directors, after paying or making provision for the payment of all liabilities of the Corporation, will transfer all of its assets to one or more organizations which are exempt within the meaning of section 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code or corresponding section of the future Federal tax code or shall be distributed to the Federal government or to a state or local government for public purpose which shall continue to qualify the Corporation as a non-profit organization, until the time of such dissolution. 13. The Corporation will have no Members. All powers, duties and responsibilities of the incorporator shall cease at the time of delivery of these Articles of Incorporation to the Arizona Corporation Commission. The undersigned incorporator has executed these Articles of Incorporation this 28th day of January, 2011. /s/ Michael Timm, Incorporator Acceptance of Appointment By Statutory Agent I, Linette West, having been designated to act as Statutory Agent of the Corporation, hereby consent to act in that capacity until removed or until my resignation is submitted in accordance with the Arizona Revised Statutes. Service address: 31213 N. Gecko Trail San Tan Valley, Arizona 85143 DATED this 28th day of January, 2011 Linette West CBN Legal 3/16/11, 3/23/11, 3/30/11
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Golf tourney set for April 2; $10K prize for hole-in-one The best little charity golf tournament in the area is Saturday, April 2 at the SaddleBrooke Ranch golf course on Highway 77, mile post 93.5, just north of Oracle Jct., sponsored by the Knights of Columbus. “Prizes this year include rounds of golf for four at some of the most elite golf courses in southern Arizona, including The View at Vistoso, El Conquistador, Starr Pass, Robson Community golf courses and Heritage Highlands,” said John Wahlmeier, tournament director. Registration will be at 7 a.m. with Tee off at 8 a.m. The $65 fee includes a cart and lunch with prizes for First and Second place, Closest to the Pin, Longest Drive,
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This ‘n That listings are reserved for non-profit groups and community announcements. All items for this column must be in the Copper Basin News office by 5 p.m. Friday for publication in the following Wednesday’s edition. Due to space constraints, not all of the items in This ‘n That are printed in the Copper Basin News. For a more complete listing including ongoing clubs and organization meeting times and dates, please go online to www.copperarea. com. 3 ON 3 B-BALL TOURNEY A 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament will be held, Saturday, April 2. Registration is from 8-9 a.m. Fee is $20 per team. Tournament starts at 9:30 a.m. There will be a concession stand. All proceeds are for scholarship for the HHS Class of 2011. Please come out and support the kids! Call Rhonda at 520-356-7108 to register. GOLF TOURNAMENT A benefit golf tournament for Adrianne Contreras Cooksey, daughter of Arnold and Barbara Contreras, will be held April 16 at Hayden Golf Course, in aid of her second battle with cancer. Tee time is 8:30 a.m., with a shotgun start. Format is 4-Man Scramble, with one A player per team. Cost is $40 per golfer. Prizes will be issued for longest drive, longest putt, closest to the hole, skins, and a money hole. Food, drinks,raffles, t-shirts, horseshoe tourney, cake walk, and music will add to the fun. For more information, please contact Pee Wee Lorona at 520-356-7801 (work) or 520-356-6822 (home): Freed (Dee) Cruz at 520-3637707 (work) or 480-510-6299 (cell); Manuel Camarena at 520220-0504; or Arlette Camarena at 520-921-0402. HORSESHOE TOURNEY As part of the benefit for Adrianne Contreras Cooksey on April 16 at the Hayden Golf Course, there will be a horseshoe tournament. Registration will be at 1 p.m., with start time at 2 p.m. Cost is $20 per team. For more information, please contact Sergio Hernandez at 520-709-6640. KEARNY ELKS BARBECUE Come and enjoy a nice cool place at the Kearny Elks Lodge, and, purchase a pulled-pork barbecue sandwich, with all the trimmings, on Saturday, April 2, beginning at noon. There will also be a horseshoe tournament for the “shoe throwers”, who want to show off their skills. All proceeds go to Major Projects and the Scholarship Fun. SOFTBALL SIGN UP Mammoth/ Hayden Softball sign up is March 30, 31, and April 1, 5, and 6, from 4 – 6 p.m., at the Mammoth softball field. Questions? Call Leane Gomez at 487-2474 or Teri Waddell at 4870146. FISH FRY Every Friday evening from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., come to the Kearny Golf course for a great meal of deep fried cod, French fries or baked potato, cole slaw, bread, dessert and wash it all down with some ice tea or coffee. A donation of $8 per plate accepted.
Continued from Page 1 Community Action Human Resources Agency (CAHRA) out of Eloy. CAHRA provides mortgage and utility assistance. Although they’re out of Eloy, they provide assistance to people throughout the county. With so many services and communities, Beverly herself is still learning everything the United Way and Pinal County has to offer. She’s been reading up on the county and traveling around visiting people and communities. “I’m trying to get caught up and learn what this United Way is doing in every community. We’re running a couple programs out of our office and some don’t do that,” she said. United Way of Pinal County runs three programs: Friend, Family and Neighbors Caregivers Outreach Project, Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), and Success by Six. Beverly has a lot of work to do but she’s up to the challenge. “I’m just happy to be here,” she said. “I’m representing Pinal County and I’m going to serve it.”