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Regarding ‘Councilman Brewer speaks out’ (Editor’s note: this letter has not been edited for content or otherwise. It is published exactly as it was submitted.) I think that’s all Councilman Brewer does is speak and never listen and never observes. I will say Mr. Brewer’s statement about being intimidated during a meeting and feeling abused was a complete lie. I don’t know what meeting you attended Mr. Brewer but your’re
far from being a victim. If I remember correctly were you not the same person wearing t-shirts that stated “The Tormentor” to past council meetings and around town? Were you not asked to leave past council meetings for being disruptive, once walking out making the statement “Monkey Court!” It seems like several meetings now the Mayor has to stop you from being disruptive due to you wanting to speak
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about negative things only. Why don’t you speak about the positive things going on in our town? Why don’t you attend meetings where they talk about economic growth in the area? I didn’t see you at the meeting involving the casino, and I also didn’t see you at the meeting when Council voted to buy property to benefit our town. I
don’t see you at the youth groups, senior citizens meetings, swap meets, employees luncheons, employee Christmas party, out of town meetings, promotions, or other positive functions. Oh but we did see you running down to Main Street and McFarland to take pictures of a minor accident involving a palm tree; and
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we can only imagine who called you with this big news. Is that what your’re all about Mr. Brewer being negative and listening to anything negative. I will say this because I do speak my mind. I thought I voted for a person who wanted positive change in our town, not person with personal agendas at every meeting, or a person who makes trips to the office because of a “rumor.” I didn’t vote for a person who goes around town talking to those who like to bad mouth our Town Council in the paper, or persons disrespecting our town manager by referring to her as a town clerk in a recent article. Why were you not mentioned in the same article about missing meetings only others were, how convenient is that (one sided). The Council I serve are doing a great job and also have a lot of Mammoth citizen support. This council is very active in the community with the seniors, youth groups, several out of town meetings to benefit our town, and positive changes for growth. I also didn’t forget a recent council meeting where you gave yourself all the credit for the neighborhood watch program, and never mentioned my officer who did a lot of work on the same program. You should
give the officer at pat on the back for his hard work and not your’re own. The Mammoth employee’s are working hard to better our town so why don’t you talk about that. The town pars and roads are shaping up why don’t you put that in the paper. No you want to write about a council member resigning matters going to court, and getting copies of minutes and tapes? it feels like Patricia Johnson all over again. What Council member resigned Mr. Brewer please show everyone this document. You also want to mudsling about the Mayor being late to a discussion and you not wanting to repeat yourself. That same Councilman has a 40 plus hour a week job not to mention his long drive to and from work, weekly meetings, family time, and is not retired with much time on his hands. Mr. Brewer maybe it’s time you try talking things out with your peers instead of listening to negative rumors around town and always trying to stir the pot. Hang in there Mayor, Vice Mayor, and the rest of the positive Council because there are many citizens in Mammoth supporting you, and I feel good things are coming by the end of this year. /s/ M. L. McIntosh Mammoth Police Chief
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Be wary of calls from those promising something too good to be true – it just might be Today I received a call from a man, who had a slight accent, who said he was from the U.S. Gaming Board. I didn’t know exactly what that was, and he said it is the national board that handles prize and contest winnings. He informed me that back in December, I had entered a contest, and actually won $750,000. I was supposed to have received three notifications about this, and why didn’t I respond? Ha! Really? I decided right away that this was a scam, and told him so. He was very persuasive, and said that of course, he would never scam anyone. I said that next he would be asking me
for money. ‘Well ‘ma’am, actually to be honest with you, we do need to make sure that your money will be insured by Brinks, and that it gets to you safely, and you will need to deposit $1,000 for us to insure the money.’ I said I didn’t have $1,000, and he said it was okay, that I could do it in increments. I told him just to send the money to my door, but by that time he had hung up. I figured that if I had entered a contest, he would of course have my address (which I knew he didn’t have). I called the police nonemergency number to ask if I should report this call. (520 866 5111). An
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would account for the slight accent I heard. He the FBI is already investigating. The whole point of this letter is: DO NOT FALL FOR CALLS LIKE THIS!! If anyone asks you for money so they can send you money, or it seems too good to be true, then it IS too good to be true!
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Oracle School District Board is working! During Oracle’s March 25 School Board District meeting, the Board and audience received a presentation at 5:30 p.m. by the Auditor General staff. Audits are scheduled as routine business at all school districts. The staff explained what audits do and don’t do. They do not tell school districts how to correct anything that may be out of compliance. They examine fluctuations, compliance procedures of grants and other processes and review reports. In essence they do three audits, state compliance, and single audits to examine federal program compliance for internal controls. They do not give their opinion. Lastly, they review all financial
statements for state and federal processes of money coming in and going out. Within the programs they examine two areas, risk assessment and the dollars spent. Some programs are tested every three years. This year Special Education and the Special Education Jobs Fund were under review, i.e. disbursements, payroll, cash and balances and revenue. An unqualified statement is the best a district can obtain and this was achieved by the Oracle School District. The statement is intended to discuss and analyze the audit in a readable format. Last year two findings were identified and the district has corrected them: compensation leave and
the USFR required by the state to keep tabs on attendance. On a final note the lead auditor mentioned that on average 15 comments (findings) were identified in many school district audit reports, the auditors applauded the district’s compliance record and offered “kudos” to the administration and staff. One of the highlights of the board meeting was the presentation of three students, Nathanial Benavidez, Robert Allison, and Julia Tellez. Julia is a seventh grade student and a product of Mountain Vista’s accelerated program. Julia has excelled in the countywide spelling bee placing second and third the past two
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years. Dennis Blauser, Mountain Vista Principal, introduced them along with their parents. Other important discussion items were discussions on the future of the Oracle Ridge Learning Center and whether the program could be funded in the future, approval of the School District’s Strategic Plan and a commitment to review the District Policy Manual, and to deal with previous misperceptions voiced by
individuals regarding the school district audit and moving forward to build support for the override that provides funding for essentials that were unfunded by the state previous to the override. Passing the override will maintain important funding to continue delivery of the curriculum and putting students first on the agenda of education. The board plans to provide a description of specific uses of the override monies.
A large percentage of the school districts in our state presently seek overrides to pay salaries and other things critical to educating our children. The community will be hearing more about the override and possible budgetary constraints as the board members roll up their sleeves and buckle down to problem solving. /s/ Alicia S. Bristow Oracle Resident Past School Board Member
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 22 Richard Arbizo Gaona, 51, San Manuel, was arrested in the area of E. Main St. and S. McNab Parkway, San Manuel, and was charged with driving
on a suspended license. He was cited and released. Burglary was reported in the 38000 block of S. Furlong Ct., Eagle Crest. A television and other electronics were taken. Criminal damage of a vehicle was reported at the parking area at San Manuel Junction. Assault was reported in the 900 block of W. First Ave., San Manuel. The incident involved a child biting another one at
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arrived in. A check of that gray truck showed it had been stolen earlier from Pima County. Upon arresting the two men, deputies discovered a small amount of methamphetamine in the pocket of the juvenile. During questioning, Chavez told deputies that he was a drug dealer but he was not a car thief and thought he was taking the juvenile, his neighbor, to pick up a family member’s truck. Both suspects had outstanding warrants from Pima County and were arrested for those warrants. In addition, Chavez faces charges of theft of means of transportation and burglary. The juvenile was arrested for burglary, possession of burglary tools, possession of dangerous drugs, possession of drug
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unincorporated part of Kearny. The resident wanted to work from home and found a job posted on CareerBuilder. com for a “parcel forwarding contractor.” After applying for the job, the resident received a lengthy job description with details about compensation. Packages started arriving for the resident to forward, but no compensation was actually given to the resident. Concerned about the situation and before one package had been forwarded, the resident contacted Kearny Police and Pinal County Sheriff’s Office. PCSO’s Criminal Investigation Bureau began looking into the situation and confirmed that the packages contained stolen property. PCSO is continuing to investigate this case. Residents are encouraged to vet opportunities carefully. If it seems too good to be true, it probably is. Exercise caution.
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Lt. Villar says yellow brick road leads to San Manuel By John Hernandez Lieutenant Tamatha “Tami” Villar is back in San Manuel with the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office. She is the Supervisor for Region B, the largest geographical area of Pinal County. Her officers cover an area that extends past Kearny and down to SaddleBrooke, a geographically and economically diverse region. Tami has been in law enforcement nearly 16 years. She grew up in Marana, Arizona and lived there all her life until joining the City of Eloy Police Department, where she worked for three years. She was then hired on with the Pinal County Sheriff’s Department, starting out as a patrol officer. As a patrolman, she was assigned to San Manuel as the School Resource Officer where she taught the DARE program. After leaving San Manuel, she was a detective working in the sex crimes division and later in homicide. Tami was promoted to Sergeant and in 2004 returned to San Manuel. In 2007, she returned to Florence where she worked as the Public Information Officer for 18 months. She then worked in Community Relations where she was involved with programs such as Neighborhood Watch and the Explorers. In 2012 she was selected to attend the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia along with fellow officer Lieutenant Blake King. She became the first female from Pinal County to attend. Less than one percent of law enforcement executives are selected to participate in the academy. To attend the academy, an officer must first be nominated by their department. The FBI National Academy then selects the candidates from the nominees. The academy is one of the premier training centers for law enforcement in
the world. “I was honored that I was selected” said Villar. Out of the 260 candidates at the academy, thirty were women. It was the largest female delegation in the history of the FBI National Academy which began their first sessions in 1935. Since then, 45,000 men have completed the academy while only 1,700 women have done so. “It was very cost effective training” she said. The FBI paid for the meals, air fare and the ten weeks of training. Tami said it was an amazing experience. “The academy provided us with fantastic training in problem solving, law and legal, advanced leadership skills, technology, and networking,” she said. The trainees attended class five days a week and did physical training three days a week. Villar said the hardest part being away from her family. The biggest challenge at the academy was living in a small dorm room with four women and only one bathroom. One of the highlights of her stay at the academy was during National Police Week when they were given the opportunity to plan a whole day of activities and fun for 126 children of fallen officers. It was a way of honoring those officers that had lost their lives in the line of duty.
The trainees got to travel to New York where they were able to visit Ground Zero and take a boat tour which included a stop by the Statue of Liberty. They also got to see the New York City Police computerized command center in action. Villar was able to meet the FBI Director Robert Mueller. The final test of the fitness challenge at the FBI National Academy is known as the “Yellow Brick Road.” This challenge is optional and involves a 6.1 mile long grueling run through a hilly woody trail and obstacle course that was designed and built by the United States Marine Corps. It is called the Yellow Brick Road because the Marines started using yellow colored bricks to mark sections of the trail. They later embraced the Wizard of Oz theme to name different sections of the trail such as “Not in Kansas Anymore,” the “Munchkin Trot,” and “Journey to Oz.” Along the Yellow Brick Road, the participants must climb over walls, run through creeks and mud, use ropes to scale rock walls, crawl under barbed wire and more. At the end of the obstacle course is a two-mile uphill run. Those participants that completed the Yellow Brick Road physical fitness challenge are
given a yellow brick. Villar proudly displays it in her office. In Sept. 2012, she was assigned to patrol and chose San Manuel. She said she enjoyed the relationships she built in the community when she worked there previously. “It has a rural feel and is still warm and welcoming,” she said. “I like the people. There is a lot of good we can do in the community.” While working for Pinal County, she met her husband who works as a traffic officer in the Gila River Indian Community. They now have two children and reside in Red Rock. Villar said she sees property crimes/theft and domestic violence as the major
crime problems in the TriCommunity. The property crimes her officers deal with in the area are probably drug related. “Drugs are the root of the problem” she said. “We will be working harder to address drug sales. They have a negative impact in every community.” Villar said that the poor socio-economic times and the stress of not having jobs leads to drug and alcohol problems. The substance abuse problems lead to theft and impact domestic violence. As for domestic violence, she thinks the issue is mishandled nationwide. “There needs to be a definite focus that needs to be placed on mental health and domestic
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Pushing the Limits: Bird walk in the bosque By John Hernandez A group of nature lovers met one early Saturday afternoon at the Mammoth Public Library for a walk through the mesquite bosque along the San Pedro River. The Bird Walk in the Bosque was part of the Pushing the Limits program sponsored by the Mammoth Library. The walk was guided by Celeste Andresen of the Nature Conservancy. Celeste led the group on trails that have been cut through the thick groves of mesquite. She listened for the calls of birds to identify them and hopefully point them out to the group. Celeste talked about the bosque and answered questions about some of the plants that grow in the area and animals that use
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bird area. Many species of birds and other wildlife are found in the area. Many migratory birds including rare species visit the bosque annually. It was a nice warm day for the bird walk. Although the group did not spot many birds it was an enjoyable and educational time. The warm weather also brought out a surprise visitor in the form of a small rattlesnake that was sunning itself on the trail. This probably focused are attention more on the ground than the trees where the birds were during the rest of the walk.
San Manuel Elks to host fourth annual dog show By John Hernandez The San Manuel Elks Lodge will be going to the dogs on Saturday, Apr. 13. The fourth-annual Elks Dog Show Dogs of every size, age and shape will then participate in the 20 categories of contests including Best Trick, Funniest Looking Owner, Best Dancer, Highest Jumper,
Fastest Hot Dog Eating Dog, Best Costume and Dog That Looks Most Like Sammy. Sam Pyritz started the dog show to show off his dog and it has grown in size and fun each year. The show starts with the parade of canines and their best friends marching to the sound of “Who Let the Dogs Out”.
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The Pinal County Sheriff’s K-9 Unit will be there to put on a demonstration of their highly trained dogs. The warm weather is bringing out the desert snakes of all types. Jay Smith, renowned dog trainer is offering a bargain price for Rattlesnake Avoidance Training. For only $35 Jay and his rattlesnakes will teach your dog to stay away from the deadly rattlers. You can pre-register for the training by emailing dogsattheriver@ gmail.com. There is an added event this
year: Charlotte’s Way, a local animal rescue organization, will be holding an adopt a pet event. These rescue dogs need a good loving home. Proceeds from the Dog Show will go to support Elks charities and the animal rescue group. Food and drinks will be available to purchase including bratwurst, hamburgers, hot dogs and fries. Dogs may be entered in any individual or all of the 20 categories. The cost for entering your dog into one of the wacky contests is $2 per category, $5 for 3 categories,
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Miners cage Superior on the diamond 16 - 4 By Frank Smith The San Manuel varsity baseball team headed over to Superior on March 26 to face off with the Panthers and returned home with the 16 – 4 win in five innings. On the mound for the
Miners was T.J Brown who went five innings giving up four runs on seven hits, five walks, and struck out six batters; Brown picked up the win. Offensively, Marty Rodriguez went 3 for 3 with
three singles and three runs scored; Andy Monfred went 3 for 4 with a double and two singles and two runs scored; Shane Kelly went 2 for 2 with a triple and a single, two walks, and three runs scored; John Ruiz went
2 for 4 with a double and triple, and two runs scored; Anthony Garcia went 2 for 4 with a double and a single, and scored one run. Head Coach Steve Elmore said, “We played very good today as a team. There was
timely hitting by many great players and great pitching by T.J Brown. We are starting to come together as a team and need to keep improving this week and for the rest of the season.”
The Miners hosted Superior on Tuesday. They will travel up to Miami on Thursday, and return for a match-up between the Globe Tigers, with the varsity playing at 2 p.m. and the JV playing at 4 p.m.
Miners hit the track in Ray Multi-Meet; girls place second, boys third By Frank Smith The San Manuel High School track team made the trip to Kearny on March 27 to take part in the Ray High School Four Way Multi - Meet. The Lady Miners took second place just finishing behind first place Arizona Lutheran Academy by a narrow two points. In the Girls Results: in the 100m – finishing in third place was Lizzette Campa with a time of 14.39, finishing in fourth place was Nicole Predgo with a time of 14.77, finishing in fifth place was Melanie Ouellette with a time of 15.25 and finishing in sixth place was Arianna Assini with a time of 15.77. In the 200m: finishing in second place was Lizzette Campa with a time of 30.16. In the 400m: finishing in first place was Jennie Valenzuela with a time of 1:14.75, finishing in third place was Arianna Assini with a time of 1:19.30. In the 800m: finishing in third place was Sabrina Duarte with a
time of 3:25.67, finishing in fourth place was Reba Price with a time of 3:30.21, and finishing in sixth place was Carina Damian with a time of 4:51.09. In the 1600m: finishing in second place was Selena Duarte with a time of 7:30.63, finishing in third place was Sabrina Duarte with a time of 7:46.39, finishing in fourth place was Melissa Flores with a time of 8:58.67, and finishing in fifth place was Martha Estrada with a time of 9:30.03. In the 100HH: finishing in fourth place was Rosa Reyes with a time of 22.61. In the 4x400 Relay finishing in first place with a time of 5:37.06. In the 4x800 Relay finished in third place with a time of 14:43.53. In the Shot Put: finishing in first place was Maxi Lara with a throw of 31’9.50”; finishing in third place Ani Robles 26’9.50”; finishing in fourth place was Sam Gonzales with a throw of 26’7”. In the High Jump: Ani
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Robles 4’6”. In the Long Jump: finishing in third place was Nicole PrimeroPredgo with a jump of 12’8”, finishing in fifth place was Rosa Reyes with a jump of 12’3”. In the Triple Jump: finishing in second place was Nicole Primero Predgo with a jump of 27’0”; finishing in third place was Rosa Reyes: 24’5”. The Miners came in
fourth place, finishing just behind Ray, Arizona Lutheran Academy, and Phoenix Lutheran. In the Boys Results: 200m: finishing in fourth place was Nathaniel Lopez with a time of 24.96. In the 800m: finishing in third place was James Duarte with a time of 2:32.52. In the 3200m: finishing in fourth place was Colton Stratton, finishing in fifth
place was Carlos Salas with a time of 13:19. In the 300 Hurdles: finishing in fifth place was Carlos Salas with a time of 55.65. In the 4x400 Relay, the team consisting of Jared Gonzales, Antonio Montes, Sergio Hernandez, Nathaniel Lopez finished in second place with a time of 3:58.40. In the 4x800 Relay, Colton Stratton, Patrick Lopez, Jared
Gonzales, James Duarte finished in third place with 9:49.84. Shot Put: finishing in fifth place was Yordi Garcia 34’11.25”. Discus finishing in fifth place was Michael Sanchez 92’7”. The coaches have chosen Sabrina Duarte and Patrick Lopez as athletes of the week. The Miners will host a State - Qualifier Track Meet today at 3:30 p.m.
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Fire drill in Oracle draws many firefighters ByJohn Hernandez The town of Oracle was the site of an interagency Wildland training exercise on Tuesday, Mar. 26. The drill was hosted by the U.S. Forest Service, Arizona State Forestry Division, and several local fire agencies from Pima and Pinal Counties. These agencies included the Oracle Fire Department, Casa Grande Fire Department, Eloy Fire District, Golder Ranch Fire District, and Northwest Fire district. The training is designed to provide seasonal wildland firefighters and personnel assigned to the fire line, the chance to review safety standards and techniques used during state and national deployments. It gives the agencies the opportunity to meet each other and work together in a simulated emergency incident. The training exercise was coordinated in the same way that an actual emergency incident is organized using the Incident Command System structure and incorporating the wildland fire teams for assignments. The incident commander for the drill was Captain Andy Miller of the Casa Grande Fire Department. The training exercise lasted from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Between 150 and 200 firefighters from Southern Arizona participated in the drills in preparation for the upcoming wildfire season. Firefighters from as far away as Rio Rico, Goodyear, Benson and Maricopa participated in the drills. The drill divided the attendees into four main Strike Teams/Task Forces. Each team/force was rotated through four Drill, Page 15
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Comets dominate at Cholla Tournament San Manuel, AZ – The Comets competed at Cholla High School this past weekend against 10 southern Arizona High School teams. AZWAY, the new folk style-wrestling league has attracted the top wrestlers in all divisions. Six Comet wrestlers came home with medals. AZWAY wrestling cards are $15 for a year’s membership. All wrestlers (K-12) with a card are insured for one
year. Tournaments are $10. The Comets will be hosted the next AZWAY tournament this Saturday at the gymnasium at San Manuel High School. There’s a Jr./Sr. High School qualifier in three weeks where if you make the finals, you qualify for the Arizona All Star Team which will travel and wrestle at the America’s Cup in California. “This league is taking
off in the right direction,” said coach Daniel Najera. “All of our wrestlers wrestled five matches. Supporting this league is beneficial to our Jr/Sr High school programs. Racking up off-season matches against quality opponents is our goal. It’s only going to make our program a stronger unit. We hope to have a good turn out next weekend.” Results for the Cholla tourney are:
• Adrian Torres- first place • Ruben Hernandez- first place • Colten Smith- second place • Joseph Lopez- second place • Frankie Tamayo-third place • Anthony Lopez- third place If you have any questions and would like to the AZWAY league, please contact Daniel Najera at 520-603-9929.
Lady Miners rope Willcox; tie down Douglas to win Hayden Invitational Championship By Frank Smith The San Manuel Lady Miners varsity softball team is on a roll after handling a win in Willcox in fine fashion and coming from behind against Douglas to win the Hayden Invitational Tournament. The Lady Miners headed down to Willcox on March 25th and handed the Cowgirls a 10 – 5 loss. In the circle for San Manuel was Lyana Waddell with Felicia Medina catching, Waddell faced 31 batters in seven innings, allowing five runs on four hits, collected eight strikeouts, and walked four batters. At the plate for the Lady Miners, Mireya Tamayo went 2 for 5 with two singles, and two RBIs; Alyssa Cuellar went 2 for 5 with singles, 2 RBIs; Felicia Medina went 4 for 5 with singles, a double, a homerun, and three RBIs; Mackenzie Vindiola went 2 for 4 with a double, a homerun, three RBIs, and a stolen base; Angelica Zuniga went 1 for 3 with a single, and a sacrifice; Felicia Gomez went 2 for 3 with two singles, and a stolen base; and Lyana Waddell went 1 for 3 with a double, and a
stolen base. “We are hitting the ball well,” said Head Coach Deanne Brewer. “The areas we struggle are defensively - we are not as aggressive as I would like to see on the fly balls, especially on the bloopers, and our pitchers need to limit the walks. But I see big differences. We are definitely coming around. I expect a lot from these girls. I know they can be state competitors.” The Lady Miners then took part in the Hayden Invitational Tournament at Hayden High School on March 29th and faced the Willcox Cowgirls for the second time in four days with the Lady Miners roping the Cowgirls 11 – 1 for the win. In the circle was, Waddell with Medina catching, Waddell faced 20 batters in five innings, allowing one run on four hits, collecting three strikeouts, and walked no batters. At the plate, Tamayo went 2 for 2 with two singles, three RBIs, and a stolen base; Cuellar went 3 for 4 with three singles, and three RBIs; Medina went 3 for 4 with three singles, a double, and one RBI;
Vindiola went 1 for 4 with a single, and two RBIs; Waddell went 2 for 3 with two singles, and two RBIs; and McBride went 1 for 2 with a single, and a stolen base. In the second game of the tournament, San Manuel took on the Douglas Lady Bulldogs and took the loss 15 – 5. In the circle was Waddell with Medina catching, Waddell faced 40 batters in seven innings, allowing 13 hits, collected three strikeouts, and walked three batters. Defensively the Lady Miners committed nine errors. At the plate, Tamayo went 2 for 3 with two singles; Cuellar went 1 for 4 with a single; Medina went 3 for 4 with a single, two doubles, and an RBI; Zuniga went 1 for 3 with a single, and two RBIs; Gomez went 1 for 3 with a single; and McBride went 1 for 3 with a double. Coach Brewer said, “We got rattled and started throwing the ball around. Douglas is a good hitting team, but we just overplayed, tried to force outs. It was ugly. But I knew at the end of the game, we would face the Bulldogs in the Championship.”
On Mar. 30, the Lady Miners faced off against the Safford Lady Bulldogs in the third game of the tournament and dropped Safford 15 - 3. In the circle was Nicole Encinas with McBride catching, Encinas faced 25 batters in five innings, allowing five hits, collected one strikeout and walked two batters . Defensively, the Lady Miners had five errors. At the plate, Tamayo went 4 for 4 with four singles; Gomez went 1 for 3 with a triple, and three RBIs; Cuellar went 3 for 3 with a double, a triple, a Homerun, and six RBIs; Medina went 1 for 3 a double, and one RBI; Vindiola went 3 for 4 with three singles; Zuniga went 3 for 4 with a single, a double, a triple, and four RBIs; McBride went 1 for 4 with a single; and Vargas went 2 for 3 with two singles. Coach Brewer said, “We had 18 hits... we really put on a hitting display. This was a fun game. It really gave the girls confidence at the plate.” In the fourth game of the tournament for the Lady Miners, San Manuel faced off against the Lady Eagles from Thatcher and got the 11 – 0
win. In the circle was Waddell with Medina catching, Waddell faced 27 batters in six innings, allowing four hits, three walks and collected seven strikeouts. Defensively, the Lady Miners had one error. At the plate, Tamayo went 2 for 5 with two singles, and one RBI; Cuellar went 1 for 3 with a single; Medina went 4 for 4 with a single, two doubles, a home run, and five RBIs; Zuniga went 1 for 3with a single, and four RBIs; and Waddell went 1 for 3 with a single. Coach Brewer said, “This game was Waddell›s first shut out on the season. She did a great job and the defense played well to preserve her shut out.” San Manuel moved in to the semi-final game against Hayden in the fifth game of the tournament and shut down the Lady Lobos 7 – 4. In the circle was Encinas with McBride catching, Encinas faced 35 batters allowing four runs on nine hits, collected three strikeouts, and walked four batters. At the plate, Gomez went 1 for 3 with a single; Cuellar went 1
for 3 with a home run, and one RBI; Medina went 2 for 3 with a single, a home run, and one RBI; Zuniga went 1 for 2 with a home run, and three RBIs; and Waddell went 1 for 3 with a double, and one RBI. Coach Brewer said, “Hayden is a big hitting team. This is the fourth time we have seen them this season. We made the choice to start Encinas who the Lobos had only seen once in our scrimmage. Hayden had nine hits, but they were scattered. Defensively, we had one error. Nicole hit her spots, allowing defense to do their job. This was a sweet revenge after being ten run-ruled in the last game we played against them. We had less hits, but three of them were homeruns...Cuellar and Medina hit solos and Zuniga hit one with Vindiola on base by a walk. Hayden committed two costly errors in the sixth inning - the only two they had in the game. Miners left only one runner on in the game, it was a good game.” With the close win over the Lady Lobos, the Lady Miners advanced to the Championship game against the Lady BullLady Miners, Page 13
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona April 3, 2013
Supervisors rejects permit for Dudleyville medical marijuana dispensary By Chase Kamp Copper Area News The Pinal County Board of Supervisors unanimously rejected a special use permit application for a medical marijuana dispensary on Highway 77 near Dudleyville, citing concerns about traffic, potential for increased crime in the area and a lack of sufficient public comment on the facility. The application was submitted by Paul Shaub and property landowner Glenn Wilt Jr., a professor at Arizona State University. The proposed site is on Highway 77 south of Valentine Road within a state-sanctioned community health analysis area (CHAA). Each CHAA is allowed one medical marijuana dispensary.
The Supervisors argued the application did not meet a number of required factors for consideration. Supervisor Pete Rios took greatest issue with the thoroughness of Wilt’s team to notify surrounding residents of a public hearing. Rios argued the applicants merely posted a notice on the former Palmer Steakhouse building and held the meeting on the same night as nearby Ray High School’s homecoming football game. “The applicant was lax with public notice,” Rios said, “especially in the first go-round in notifying people.” David Dow, Wilt’s lawyer, said required notifications were sent to 16 nearby landowners and that
attendance was sparse at the public hearing. Rios asked about the potential for theft in the wooden building that would house the dispensary, as well as the amount of cash the operation would have to handle due to credit card companies being wary of processing medical marijuana transactions. Dow stood by the application’s submitted security plan, which he said was overseen by a former Apache Junction police lieutenant, and said the marijuana would have been stored in a safe after nightly closing. He also said some credit card companies will process the transactions, albeit at a higher fee, and that the facility would make daily cash deposits.
Public Notice Pinal County Public Hearing Regarding Use of CDBG Funds Pinal County is expected to receive approximately $104,000 in FY13 federal CDBG funds from the Arizona Department of Housing Regional Account (RA). CDBG funds must be used to benefit low-income persons and areas, alleviate slum and blight or address urgent need. Based on citizen input as well as local and state planning objectives potential projects may be selected to be forwarded to the State of Arizona with a request for funding. A public hearing will be held at the regular Pinal County Board of Supervisors meeting at the Pinal County Administrative Complex, Board of Supervisors Hearing Room, 135 N. Pinal Street, Florence, AZ, on April 24, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. to discuss the potential project. Following the hearing, it is expected that the Board of Supervisors will select the following project at the meeting and adopt applicable resolutions. The potential CDBG project is to provide homeownership rehabilitation to qualified households in Pinal County. To review the project proposals, file grievances or learn more about the CDBG program contact the following: Angel Quintanar Pinal County Housing Address: 970 N. Eleven Mile Corner Rd. Casa Grande, AZ 85194 Phone: 520-866-7218 Fax: 520-866-7235
The facility would not store large amounts of medicinal product, Dow said, unlike other dispensaries that are authorized to grow marijuana on site. “This isn’t a bunch of wildeyed radicals,” Dow said of the applicants. “They’re stable, sound businessmen who are experienced and will do a good job with this facility.” He explained the proposed Dudleyville site was chosen because it met the local criteria for distance from schools, churches and other entities. Pinal County law prohibits dispensaries within 1500 feet of churches, schools or libraries, which triples the distance from such facilities required by
people,” Rios said. “If it isn’t okay to smoke marijuana, then why is it okay to sell it by the [nearby] Minute Mart [gas station]?” Chairman Steve Miller argued that moral objections to marijuana were not sufficient to deny the application, saying the applicants agreed to meet the 18 stipulations made by the county planning and zoning commission. However, he too expressed concern about the notification to the public. “They posted it legally, but did they really reach out in a way most effective?” he said. After the down vote, Dow said he and Wilt were yet to decide if they will legally challenge the Board’s decision.
Golf tourney is this weekend at SaddleBrooke Ranch Sign in for the best little tournament in eastern Pinal County is this Saturday at 7 am with tee off for the four person scramble set for 8 am at SaddleBrooke Ranch West, mile post 93, on Highway 77, north of Oracle Junction, according to John Wahlmeier, Knights of Columbus Charity Tournament director. “We’ll be offering two great prizes for a hole in
one this year. One is a $10,000 prize, the other is a golf cart,” Wahlmeier said. State Farm agent Aaron Franco of Catalina is sponsoring the cash prize and Golf Cars of Arizona, also of Catalina, is offering the golf cart. Contact Wahlmeier at email@example.com or call (520) 610-1151. The cost is $75 and includes lunch and a golf
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the state Department of Health Services. In 2010, Arizona voters approved Prop 203 which established the medical marijuana program. Rios said he supported Prop 203. “Cancer victims can benefit from the pain relief of medicinal use,” he said. However, he also contested the application due to traffic accident concerns expressed to him by the Dudleyville Fire Department. Several Supervisors noted they had received many notes of opposition from constituents, and that they had received next to no letters of support for the proposal. “I’m concerned about the message that it sends to young
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cart. Besides two top winners, the Knights’ tournament always features an unpredictable prize. In the past is has been for the absolute worst score, or the exact middle score. “No one knows who it will be, but it is possible for every team to get one of our top flight prizes,” Wahlmeier said. Prizes also will be awarded for closest to the pin, longest drive, longest putt, most accurate drive along with many raffle prizes.
Villar Continued from Page 7 anyone has a problem they feel has not been addressed. She also wants to make sure the community is aware of the anonymous tip lines that are available. The anonymous tip line for Pinal County is 1-800-420-8689. There is also a statewide silent witness line that will get the information to Pinal County authorities: 1-800-358-4636.
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Continued from Page 11 dogs from Douglas. Douglas had defeated San Manuel 15 – 5 earlier in the tournament – so the Lady Miners knew they were in for a battle and what a battle it was. The Lady Miners were down 5 - 10 entering the bottom of the seventh inning; McBride led the inning with a double, followed by Vargas› single. Tamayo struck out and Gomez grounded out to second base
Sheriff Continued from Page 4 was arrested in the 1700 block of Sunset Point Dr., Oracle, and was charged with assault, disorderly conduct and dangerous drug violation. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail in Florence. Burglary from a vehicle was reported at the parking area at San Manuel Junction. March 24 A rancher in the 5800 block of N. Dudleyville Rd., Dudleyville, reported that a neighbor’s dogs had gotten into his field and killed his goats including one baby goat. One of the dogs was shot by the rancher. The call was turned over to Pinal County Animal Control. Burglary was reported in the 500 block of E. Paseo Encino, Oracle. Paintings, tools and copper from the walls were taken. Criminal damage and burglary of a vehicle were reported at the parking area at San Manuel Junction. March 25 Criminal damage was reported in the 100 block of W. Sixth Ave., San Manuel. March 26 Daniel Jacob Zazueta, 24, San Manuel, was arrested in the 500 block of Encina, San Manuel,
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona scoring McBride. Cuellar drew a walk. With Vargas at third base and Cuellar at first base, Medina came to the plate and ripped a homerun to left center over a cottonwood tree, bringing the score 9 - 10 with the Lady Bulldogs still in the lead. Vindiola came to the plate and hit a shot to shortstop who threw the ball to first base for the third out, but the first baseman dropped the ball. Zuniga came to the plate and singled to the outfield, sending Vindiola over to third base, and Zuniga went to second
base when the throw was made unsuccessfully to third base. Waddell came to the plate with a one ball - one strike count and drove a double to left scoring both Vindiola and Zuniga to win the game 11 - 10. Coach Brewer said, “It was awesome. I was so proud that my team did not give up. They rallied and did it. What an awesome ending to the tournament.” In the circle was Encinas with McBride catching, Encinas faced 16 batters in two and a half innings - allowing
and was charged with aggravated assault, failure to stop at the scene of an accident, unlawful flight from law enforcement and reckless driving. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail. Theft of pain medication was reported in the area of the River Ranch Mobile Home Park, Mammoth. Burglary was reported in the 500 block of E. Paseo Encino, Oracle. Copper wire was taken from the wall. Theft was reported in the 63000 block of E. SaddleBrooke Blvd., SaddleBrooke. Three small wine bottles were taken. Criminal damage was reported in the 28000 block of S. Veterans Memorial Blvd., San Manuel. Theft of a gun was reported in the 1000 block of W. Second Ave., San Manuel. March 27 Chance Windfield Cooper, 50, Oracle, was arrested in the 300 block of W. American Ave., Oracle,
and was charged with three counts of aggravated harassment. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail. Burglary was reported in the 82000 block of E. Goldbug Rd., Oracle. Theft of a golf cart was reported in the 61000 block of E. Northwood Rd., SaddleBrooke. March 28 Mark Howard Johnson, 56, San Manuel, was arrested in the Oracle area and was charged with knowing displaying a false license. He was cited and released. Criminal damage was reported in the 5100 block of N. Cholla St., Dudleyville. A fence was cut. An accident with injuries was reported in the 77000 block of E. San Pedro Rd., Dudleyville. A woman riding a quad fell off and the quad ran over her arm possibly breaking it. Theft of an ATV was reported in the area of E. Copper Creek Rd., Mammoth.
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eight runs on six hits, walked two batters, and collected two strikeouts. Coming in to relive was Waddell with McBride catching, Waddell faced 22 batters in four and a half innings, allowing two runs on three hits, walked four batters, and collected two strikeouts. Defensively, the Lady Miners had seven errors.
At the plate, Tamayo went 2 for 3 with two singles, and two walks; Cuellar went 1 for 3 with a single, and a hit by pitch with a walk; Medina went 2 for 5 with a double, a home run, and five RBIs; Vindiola went 1 for 5 with a single; Zuniga went 3 for 5 with singles, two RBIs, and a stolen base; Waddell went 1 for 4 with a double, and two
RBIs; McBride went 1 for 2 with a double; and Vargas went 1 for 4 with a single. The Lady Miners will travel to Miami on Thursday to take on the Lady Vandals with the varsity playing at 4pm. San Manuel will be back home on Friday to host the Lady Tigers from Globe, the varsity will play at 2pm with the JV playing at 4 p.m.
Second Annual Job Quest set for April 9 at Aravaipa WINKELMAN, Ariz. - Central Arizona College will host the Second Annual Job Quest at the Aravaipa Campus on Tuesday, April 9, in the Community Room from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Employers who have fulltime, part-time, temporary or seasonal positions available are
invited to be exhibitors at the Job Quest. There is no cost to be an exhibitor; however, if an exhibitor has more than two representatives attending the event, there is a fee for extra meals. This is a great opportunity to market services and provide
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Town of Mammoth Public Hearing Regarding the Use of CDBG Funds The Town of Mammoth is expected to receive an estimated $210,000 in FY 2013 federal CDBG funds from the Arizona Department of Housing Regional Account (RA). The Town of Mammoth may also apply for up to $300,000 in FY 2013 CDBG funds from the State Special Projects (SSP) account. CDBG funds must be used to benefit low-income persons and areas, alleviate slum and blight or address urgent need. Based on citizen input as well as local and state planning objectives, several potential projects have been selected to be forwarded to the State of Arizona with a request for funding. A public hearing will be held at the regular Town Council meeting at 6:00 p.m. on April 18, 2013 at the Town Council Chambers located at 125 North Clark to discuss the potential projects. It is expected that the Town Council will select the final projects at this hearing and adopt applicable resolutions. The potential CDBG projects are named and described as follows: 1. Walk-in refrigerator and mobile storage for the Food Bank 2. Educate Senior Citizens for safety supplies such as Home Alone and smoke detectors 3. Senior Center with kitchen 4. Water infrastructure, quality and improvements and water storage tank repairs 5. Regional Fire Training Center To receive project proposals, file grievances or learn more about the CDBG program, please contact: Central Arizona Governments (CAG) 1075 S. Idaho Road - Suite 300 Apache Junction, AZ 85219 Phone: (480) 474-9300 or (800) 782-1445 Fax: (480) 474-9306 Voice/Teletype: (800) 782-1445 Persons with disabilities who require special accommodations may contact the CAG Office at least 72 hours prior to the scheduled meeting. MINER Legal 3/27/13, 4/3/13
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ART & CRAFT FAIR Come to the SaddleBrooke Spring Art & Craft Fair on Sat., April 6, from 9 am – 3 pm and enjoy the unique, handcrafted items for sale. Service pets are welcome, there is ample parking and food will be available for purchase. To get to the fair from Oracle Rd., follow SaddleBrooke Blvd. and directional signs to the Mountainview Clubhouse.
BENEFIT BREAKFAST The San Pedro Valley Lions Club in Mammoth will be serving a beneﬁt breakfast on Sun., April 7, at 115 Main St., Mammoth. Breakfast will be served from 7 am – noon. Menudo and regular breakfast will be available. Funds will beneﬁt the Lions’ projects in the Tri-Community. SPRING GOLF TOURNAMENT Please save the date for the United Way of Pinal County’s Spring Golf Tournament, on Sat., April 13, at the Robson Ranch Golf Club in Eloy. Proceeds will beneﬁt early childhood education, including the Success By 6 program. Please watch your email for sponsorship and registration information.
SAN PEDRO ECO FEST Come to the Central Arizona College Aravaipa Campus, 80440 E. Aravaipa Rd in Winkelman for the San Pedro Eco Fest on Sat., Apr. 13, for a day of family fun, celebrating spring. There will be exhibits, live animals, food and drink available in the cafeteria and fun for the kids from 9 am – 3 pm. Limited Access tours to the San Pedro River conservation areas leaving on the hour from 7 am – 9 am will be available by registration for a $5 fee. To register visit azaudubon.org/ events/.
COPPER BASIN IDOL SHOW Save the date! The Copper Basin Idol Show will be on Fri., May 10, at the HaydenWinkelman Uniﬁed School District Auditorium from 6-8 p.m. There will also be performances by singers from the Valley. Entry fee is $3, three cans of food or one package of diapers. Last year’s show was a blast! Come have a great time with us!
he Mammoth/Winkelman Early Head Start is accepting applications for children 0-3 years for the 2013-2014 school year. Children must be three before Aug. 31 and need to bring in proof of birth, guardianship, income and immunizations. Children with disabilities accepted. Call 520-487-2843 for more information. ammoth Elementary STEM School will begin to accept applications for the incoming Kindergarten Class on April 8, 2013. Applications are available at Mammoth Elementary STEM School and First Avenue Elementary School in the ofﬁce starting on April 8, 2013. If you have any questions, please call either ofﬁce at 487-2242 or 385-4341.
uesday (2nd Tuesday of the Month), 6:30 PM, MAMMOTH SAN MANUEL SCHOOL BOARD The MSM School Board meets the second Tuesday each Month at the MSM District ofﬁce. Please contact the District ofﬁce at 3852337 for more information. uesday (2nd Tuesday of the month), 6:00 PM, TRI-COMMUNITY AND RANCHO SAN MANUEL MOBILE HOME PARK NEIGHBORHOOD WATCH The 2nd Tuesday of every month will be the neighborhood watch meeting and Neighborhood Meth Block Watch meeting for residents of San Manuel, Mammoth, and Oracle at 6 p.m. at the Adelante Juntos Coalition ofﬁce at 101 Avenue B, San Manuel. Everyone is welcome to attend. Call 385-4007 with any questions. EDNESDAY The Rotary Club now meets at 7 am every Wednesday morning at Your Broker Connection 130 N Redington Rd, San Manuel. ednesdays (Every Wednesday), 6:00 PM, NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS 12-STEP MEETINGS Every Thursday at Sun Life in San Manuel. Rear entrance, south facing door. Open meeting. For more information, call San Pedro Valley BH at 520-896-9240.
he Pinal – Gila Council for Senior Citizens (PGCSC) in Hayden is offering free tax help to anyone in the Tri-Community and Copper Basin areas, by appointment only. This is a new service being offered and the only restrictions are no military or business owners. Please call 520-356-7035 for an appointment with Annie Hinojos or Paula Romero. he Home Alone Pendant offers peace of mind by being able to call for emergency assistance by simply pressing a button. Units are available in San Manuel through TRIAD. Funded by UNITED WAY. Call Jerry at 385-2835 for details.
ednesday Oracle Community Center sewing and knitting classes are held at from 1:303:30 p.m. Call Susie Cochran for more information at 896-2935. ednesday (1st Wednesday of the Month), 3:00 PM, TRIAD & AMBASSADOR PROGRAM MEETINGS The Oracle Fire Department hosts TRIAD and AMBASSADOR program meetings the ﬁrst Wednesday of each month. For more information call Karen Lombardi at 896-9470.
ednesday (1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month) ALZHEIMERS EDUCATIONAL MEETING. Meeting will be held at St. Helen’s Church, 10-11:30 AM. For more information, contact Kay Ham 385-2835. ednesdays, 10:00 AM, STORY TIME AT PREGNANCY CARE CENTER The Pregnancy Care Center in Oracle has StoryTime at 10:00 AM. For more information call 896-9545. hursday (1st and 3rd Thursday of the month) ORACLE-SAN MANUEL LIONS CLUB Meetings are held at the San Manuel Elks Lodge.
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different stations located throughout Oracle. At each station, the teams were provided different types of instruction lessons and hands on training. The activities and lessons included: •Deployment of Emergency Fire Shelters – a last resort for firefighters trapped by wildfires. These new generation shelters can withstand direct flames
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona and temperatures up to 300 degrees. •Chainsaw Use and Safety Refresher – this included tree and limb characteristics as well as safe operation and maintenance of the chain saw. •Wildland/Urban Interface Triage – overview of the procedures designed to save as many buildings as possible when wildland fires threaten urban structures. •Deployment of Sprinkler
Systems – techniques used to soak buildings and/or landscapes making them much less likely to ignite in a wildfire. •Review and conduct Drafting Operations – delivery of needed water to remote areas for structure protection. •Review of 10 Standard Fire Orders and 18 Watchout Situations – the specific orders and situations common to wildfires were reexamined and discussed.
The training allowed different agencies to network with one another and gave them the chance to look over a high hazard area for Wildland Urban Interface fires. The participants in these fire drills will be the first units on the scene to protect the residents and their property, should Oracle be threatened by a wildfire. There is a chance that a large wildfire will one day threaten the town of Oracle. It is good to know that the Oracle Fire
1145 Robles Rd., ORACLE 520-896-2408
Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Morning Worship 10:30 a.m. Evening Service 6 p.m. Wednesday Bible Study 6 p.m. Pastor Nathan Hogan
Oracle Union Church American Ave., Oracle • 896-2544 Near Mt. Lemmon Turnoff “A community church for a world community.”
Worship Service 10:30 a.m. Pastor: Dr. Ed Nelson
Oracle Church of Christ
2425 El Paseo 896-2452 896-2067 Sunday Bible Study • 10 am Worship • 11 am
Community Presbyterian Church
Mammoth Assembly of God
First Baptist Church
201 E. Kino & Catalina/POB 692 We offer Help, Healing & Hope Sunday School.......9:45 a.m. Worship Service........11 a.m. Sunday.........................6 p.m. Wednesday..................6:30 p.m. (Adult and Children’s Services) Interim Pastor Donald Montes 487-2219
McNab & First Ave., San Manuel 385-2341 Sunday: Adult Bible Study 9:45 a.m. Morning Service 11 a.m.
Sunday: School 9:30 a.m. Fellowship 10:30 a.m. Morning Worship 11 a.m. Free food distribution 2nd Tuesday, 1 p.m.
4th Sunday of the month: Joyful Music Celebration 4 p.m. with potluck to follow.
Living Word Chapel 3941 W. Hwy. 77, Oracle 896-2771 • 896-9020
Saturday Youth Service: 6 p.m.
(except 5th Saturday of the month)
Sunday: First Service 9 a.m. Fellowship Time 10:30-11 a.m. Second Service 11 a.m. Children & Youth classes available for both services
Pastor James Ruiz
First Southern Baptist Church
Short & Jones Street, Mammoth Pastor Frank Ogden • 487-2488
Sunday: Sunday School Worship Evening Service Wednesday:
9:45 a.m. 11 a.m. 6 p.m. 6 p.m.
“Where the Gospel is preached.”
Department along with the U.S. Forest Service have been proactive with their brush abatement program, training and the Oracle Firewise program.
Victim of Domestic Abuse? We can help. 520-385-4970
Assembly of God
American Way, Oracle 520-808-3171 Pastor Ray Lott
Full Gospel Church of God
301 E. Webb Dr., San Manuel 520-385-1250 or 520-385-5017 Pastors Michael & Bea Lucero Sr.
Sunday: School 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. No Evening Service Wednesday 6 p.m.
Teen Group 3rd Friday of every month 6 p.m.
First Baptist Church 103 W. Galiuro, Mammoth Pastor Joe Ventimiglia 520-405-0510
Sunday: Morning Worship 11:15 a.m. “The Church On The Hill”
Pastor: Rev. Jeff Dixon
First Baptist Church 1st & Nichols, San Manuel, 385-4655
Psalm 1:2 The Potter’s House Pastor Ronnie Lujan 212 Main Street, Mammoth 520-896-2438
Sunday: Sunday School 10 - 10:45 a.m Morning Service 11 a.m. Evening Service 7 p.m. Wednesday: Mid-Week Service 7 p.m.
Oracle Seventh-Day Adventist Church 2150 Hwy. 77, Oracle
Saturday: Sabbath School 9:30 a.m. Worship Service 11 a.m. Pastor John Roybal
Iglesia de Dios “Pan DeVida”
113 N. Main Street, Mammoth Sunday: Bible Study 9:45 a.m. El lugar donde encontraras el agua Worship 11 a.m. viva que saciara la sed de tu alma. 10 a.m. Discipleship 5 p.m. Domingo: Worship 6 p.m. Miercoles: 7 p.m. Wednesday: Viernes (oracion): 7 p.m. Prayer Meeting 6 p.m. Pastor Sergio Hernandez Kevin Duncan, Pastor 520-265-2192
To be included in the weekly church listing, call the San Manuel Miner 385-2266 or email email@example.com.
Trustee Sale No: 13-26148 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recording date: March 11, 2013 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust and Assignment of Rents dated February 16, 2011, and recorded on February 23, 2011 in Instrument Number 2011-015828 and assigned by mesne of assignments, of which the last was recorded 03/11/2013 in Instrument No. 2013-019464, Records of Pinal County, Arizona at public auction to the highest bidder at the main Entrance of the Pinal County Courthouse, 971 Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, AZ on June 11, 2013 at 11:00AM of said day: Legal: Lot 5 and the West 6 feet, 8 inches of Lot 4, Block 9, First Addition to Casa Grande, according to the plat recorded in Book 14 of Miscellaneous records, Page 381 and in Book 1 of Maps, page 13, records of Pinal County, Arizona. The street address is purported to be: 111 E. 9th Street Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Tax Parcel Number: 506-07-0850 Original Principal Balance: $ 70,000.00 Name and address of original Trustor: Cristina Roca, a single woman 604 W. 13th Street Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Name and address of the Beneficiary: DLO Investing, LLC, an Arizona limited liability company 3370 N. Hayden Road #123742 Scottsdale, AZ 85251 Name and address of Trustee: Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC One West Deer Valley Road Suite 103 Phoenix, AZ 85027 The bidding deposit check must be in the form of a Cashier’s Check made payable to Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC. Third party checks will not be accepted. Conveyance of the property shall be without warranty, expressed or implied, and subject to all liens, claims or interest having a priority senior to the Deed of Trust. The Trustee shall not express an opinion as to the condition of title. Trustee’s Phone number: 623-581-3262 Sale Information: www.mkcsales.info Dated March 11, 2013 Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC, an Arizona limited liability company, Successor Trustee By: /s/ Susan S. Bouchard, Designated Broker Manner of Trustee Qualification: Real Estate Broker Name of Trustee’s Regulator: Arizona Department of Real Estate State Of Arizona }} ss. County Of Maricopa } On March 11, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appeared Susan S. Bouchard, Designated Broker, Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC personally known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, and that by his signature on the instrument the person or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. My commission expires January 5, 2014 /s/ Tina Biskupiak Notary Public Publish: 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13
Articles Of Amendment 1. Entity Name: Central AZ Contractors, LLC. 2. A.C.C. File Number: L-18180376. 3. Entity Name Change: Pinal Construction, LLC. Signature: By checking the box marked “I accept” below, I acknowledge under penalty of perjury that this document together with any attachments is submitted in compliance with Arizona law. I Accept Signature /s/ Printed Name Juan Manuel Ortega Date 3-11-13 This is a member-managed LLC and I am signing individually as a member or I am signing for an entity member named: Juan Manuel Ortega. Publish: 3/20/13, 3/27/13, 4/3/13
Public Notice Trustee Sale No: 010413
Notice Of Trustee’s Sale 1.75 inches Recorded: February 4, 2013 Loan Number: 312493 The following legally $44.10 described trust property will be sold,
pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated October 3, 2008, and recorded on October 15, 2010 in Instrument Number 2008-098044, Records of Pinal County, Arizona at public auction to the highest bidder at the main Entrance of the Pinal County Courthouse, 971 Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Az on May 8, 2013 at 11:00AM of said day: Legal: Legal description as Exhibit “A” attached hereto and made a part hereof. The street address is purported to be: 16400 W. Hopi Drive Casa Grande, AZ 85222 Tax Parcel Number 509-38-0280 Original Principal Balance $ 10,000.00 Name And Address Of Original Trustor K. D. Martin, an unmarried man 16400 W. Hopi Drive Casa Grande, AZ 85222 Beneficiary J. Seargeant Glenn and Billi Glenn, husband and wife 36 S. 29th Place Gilbert, AZ 85296 Current Trustee Title Security Agency of Arizona P.O. Box 12038 Tucson, AZ 85732 Telephone Number: 520-747-1644 Conveyance of the property shall be without warranty, expressed or implied, and subject to all liens, claims or interest having a priority senior to the Deed of Trust. The Trustee shall not express an opinion as to the condition of title. Dated February 1, 2013 Title Security Agency of Arizona /s/ By: Diane L. Sloane Assistant Secretary Manner Of Trustee Qualification, as required by A.R.S. Sec. 33-803, Subsection A(2) Licensed Trust Officer Trustee’s Regulators: Arizona Department of Financial Institutions/ Arizona Department of Insurance We are assisting the Beneficiary to collect a debt and any information we obtain will be used for that purpose. State Of Arizona } } ss. County of Pima } On February 1, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appeared Diane L. Sloane, Assistant Secretary, Title Security Agency of Arizona personally known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, and that by his signature on the instrument the person or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. My commission expires December 31, 2016 /s/ Joyce M. Rodda Notary Public Exhibit A The Northwest quarter of the Southwest quarter of the Southeast quarter of the Northeast quarter of Section 21, Township 5 South, Range 6 East of the Gila and Salt River Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona. Together with an easement for ingress and egress over the West 15 feet of the Southwest quarter of the Southwest quarter of the Southeast quarter of the Northeast quarter of Section 21, Township 5 South, Range 6 East of the Gila and Salt River Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona.; and Together with an easement for ingress and egress over the West 15 feet of the Southwest quarter of the Southwest quarter of the Southeast quarter of the Northeast quarter of Section 21, Township 5 South, Range 6 East of the Gila and Salt River Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona. Publish: 3/20/13, 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona April 3, 2013
Notice Of Publication Articles Of Organization Have Been Filed In The Office Of The Arizona Corporation Commission For I Name: Maricopa Home Services LLC. L-1831433-7. II The address of registered office is: 5857 N Maple St, Maricopa AZ 85139. The name and address of the Statutory Agent is: National Contractor Services Corporation, 1010 E Jefferson St Phoenix AZ 85034. III Management of limited liability company is reserved to the members. The names and addresses of each person who is a member are: Gordon Griffith Bishop, 5857 N Maple St, Maricopa AZ 85139, member; Christopher Everett Conant, 5757 N Poplar Rd, Maricopa AZ 85139, member. Publish: 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13
Notice Of Publication Articles Of Organization Have Been Filed In The Office Of The Arizona Corporation Commission For I Name: JTI Plumbing LLC. L-18-28122-7. II The address of registered office is: 1678 W Superstition Blvd Unit 2, Apache Junction AZ 85120. The name and address of the Statutory Agent is: National Contractor Services Corporation, 1010 E Jefferson St Phoenix AZ 85034. III Management of limited liability company is reserved to the members. The names and addresses of each person who is a member are: Gerald William Erschen, 5833 E Shiprock St, Apache Junction AZ 85119, member; Justin D (only) Harrah, 1375 S Gold Dr, Apache Junction AZ 85120, member. Publish: 3/20/13, 3/27/13, 4/3/13
2Public inches Notice $50.40
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SUPERIOR COURT OF ARIZONA, PINAL COUNTY In the Matter of the Estate of PORFIRIO J. GARCIA DOB September 13, 1928 Deceased. ) NO.PB201300066 NOTICE TO CREDITORS (For Publication) NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that LORENZO GARCIA 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 the Law Offices of Eugene J. Lane, P.O. Box 1870, Oracle, Arizona 85623. DATED this 16th day of March, 2013. /s/ Eugene J. Lane P.O. Box 1870 Oracle, Arizona 85623 MINER Legal 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13
Notice Articles Of Organization Have Been Filed In The Office Of The Arizona Corporation Commission For I Arizona Wound Treatment Associate Academy, L.L.C. L-1829142-4. II The address of the known place of business is: 315 South Cody Loop Road, Oracle, Arizona 85623. The name and street address of the Statutory Agent is: Theresa L. Ouellette, 315 South Cody Loop Road, Oracle, Arizona 85623. 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: Theresa L. Ouellette (Manager), 315 South Cody Loop Road, Oracle, Arizona 85623; Theresa L. Ouellette (Member), 315 South Cody Loop Road, Oracle, Arizona 85623. Publish: 3/20/13, 3/27/13, 4/3/13
Trustee Sale No: 010613 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recorded: January 30, 2013 Loan Number: 3200000290640 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated October 8, 2007, and recorded on October 11, 2007 in Instrument Number 2007-114794, Records of Pinal County, Arizona at public auction to the highest bidder at the main Entrance of the Pinal County Courthouse, 971 Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Az on May 1, 2013 at 11:00AM of said day: Legal: Legal description as Exhibit “A” attached hereto and made a part hereof. The street address is purported to be: 1325 N. White Oak Place Oracle, AZ 85623 Tax Parcel Number 308-02-010P Original Principal Balance $ 45,000.00 Name And Address Of Original Trustor Heath Gruwell, an unmarried woman P.O. Box 930 Oracle, AZ 85623 Beneficiary John H. Valdata, an unmarried man, as to an undivided 66% interest and Thomas R. Cram, a married man as his sole and separate property, as to an undivided 34% interest 2150 N. Creek Vista Drive Tucson, AZ 85749 Current Trustee Title Security Agency of Arizona 2730 East Broadway Boulevard Suite 100 Tucson, AZ 85716 Telephone Number: 520747-1644 Conveyance of the property shall be without warranty, expressed or implied, and subject to all liens, claims or interest having a priority senior to the Deed of Trust. The Trustee shall not express an opinion as to the condition of title. Dated January 29, 2013 Title Security Agency of Arizona /s/ By: Diane L. Sloane Assistant Secretary Manner Of Trustee Qualification, as required by A.R.S. Sec. 33-803, Subsection A(2) Licensed Trust Officer Trustee’s Regulators: Arizona Department of Financial Institutions/Arizona Department of Insurance We are assisting the Beneficiary to collect a debt and any information we obtain will be used for that purpose. State Of Arizona } } ss. County of Pima } On January 29, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appeared Diane L. Sloane, Assistant Secretary, Title Security Agency of Arizona personally known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, and that by his signature on the instrument the person or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. My commission expires December 31, 2016 /s/ Joyce M. Rodda Notary Public Exhibit One That portion of the East half of the Northeast quarter of Section 36, Township 9 South, Range 15 East of the Gila and Salt River Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona, described as follows: Beginning at the intersection of the South right of way line of Highway #77 and the West line of the East half of the Northeast quarter of said Section 36; Thence South 00 degrees 10 minutes 07 seconds East along the West line of the East half of the Northeast quarter of said Section 36, a distance of 88.18 feet to a found half inch plastic capped pin stamped “Pinal County”; Thence South 00 degrees 22 minutes 54 seconds East along the West line of the East half of the Northeast quarter of said Section 36, a distance of 158.63 feet; Thence South 89 degrees 59 minutes 43 seconds East, a distance of 1316.94 feet to a point on the East line of the East half of the Northeast quarter of said Section 36; Thence North 00 degrees 11 minutes 33 seconds West along said East line, a distance of 369.07 feet to the True Point Of Beginning; Thence continuing North 00 degrees 11 minutes 33 seconds West, a distance of 366.94 feet; Thence South 57 degrees 56 minutes 49 seconds West, a distance of 38.73 feet; Thence South 25 degrees 32 minutes 42 seconds West, a distance of 311.81 feet; Thence South 72 degrees 29 minutes 33 seconds West, a distance of 40.53 feet; Thence South 15 degrees 30 minutes 38 seconds West, a distance of 122.52 feet; Thence South 72 degrees 29 minutes 33 seconds West, a distance of 370.09 feet; Thence South 00 degrees 44 minutes 44 seconds East, a distance of 10.45 feet; Thence North 72 degrees 29 minutes 33 seconds East, a distance of 621.53 feet to the Point Of Beginning. Publish: 3/13/13, 3/20/13, 3/27/13, 4/3/13
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The Pinal County Board of Supervisors gives notice to applicants desiring to serve as the Interim Fire District Administrator for the Mammoth Fire District, a Letter of Interest must be filed with the District I Supervisor’s Office in Mammoth or the Office of the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors. Letters of Interest must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., April 10, 2013. Resident qualified electors of the Mammoth Fire District may submit written application statements that include information indicating interest, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities related to serving as the interim administrator for the Mammoth Fire District. The position may be part-time or full time depending on the District’s administrative needs. Salary will depend on availability of district funds for this position. The Pinal County Board of Supervisors will make a selection at the April 24, 2013 meeting beginning at 9:30 a.m. in Florence, Arizona. The person selected will serve beginning May 1, 2013 and only until an election to select a district board of directors is held in November, 2013. Submit written Letters of Interest to either: Ms. Lillian Martinez District I Office 118 Catalina Avenue Mammoth, Arizona 85618 Ms. Sheri Cluff Clerk of the Board of Supervisors 31 North Pinal Street P.O. Box 827 Florence, Arizona 85132 /s/ Sheri Cluff, Clerk of the Board MINER Legal 3/27/13, 4/3/13
Trustee Sale No. 20997-1405 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Loan No. 9500386391 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated May 19, 2003, and recorded on May 20, 2003 in Fee No. 2003-033325, Records of Pinal, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Arizona on 25th day of June, 2013 at 10:00 AM of said day: Legal: Lot 4, of La Escondida, according to the plat of record in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, in Cabinet A of Maps, Slide 129. Street Address or Identifiable Location: 2541 La Escondida Circle Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Tax Parcel No.: 505-47-0040 Original Principal Balance: $88,625.00 Name and address of Original Trustor: Gwendolyn L. Platt 2541 La Escondida Circle Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Name and address of Purported Current Owner: Gwendolyn L. Platt 2541 La Escondida Circle Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Name and address of Beneficiary: BMO Harris Bank, N.A. as successor by merger to M&I Marshall & Ilsley Bank 770 North Water Street Milwaukee, WI 53202 Name and address of Current Trustee: Scott L. Potter Jackson White, P.C. 40 North Center Street, Suite 200 Mesa, AZ 85201 Phone (480) 464-1111 Dated: March 14th, 2013. /s/ Scott L. Potter, Trustee Manner of Trustee Qualification: A member of the State Bar of Arizona, required by A.R.S. § 33-803, Subsection A(2) Trustee’s Regulator: State Bar of Arizona State Of Arizona ) ) ss. County of Maricopa ) On the 14th day of March, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appears Scott L. Potter, who proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, ad that by his signature on the instrument the person, or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. /s/ Toni Livingston Notary Public My commission expires: 7-31-15 Publish: 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13
Trustee’s Sale No. LC-30654 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recorded: 2/13/2013 Lender’s #-Arnold The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust recorded in Instrument number 2004031744 in the records of Pinal County, Arizona at public auction to the highest bidder Main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 N. Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Arizona ,Pinal County, State of Arizona, on 05/17/2013, at 9:00 AM of said day; See Exhibit “A”. Pursuant to ARS Sec. 33803 A 2, trustee qualifies as a licensed Arizona attorney, regulated by the Arizona State Bar. Property Address: 303 E. Evelyn Street Casa Grande, AZ 85222 Original Principal: $ 57828.00 Tax Parcel Number:504-11-0960 Name and address of Original Trustor: Lance Arnold 632 E. Hoover Ave. Orange CA 92867 Name and address of Beneficiary Homes For America, LLC 109 E. 17th Street, Ste. 80 Cheyenne WY 82001 Name and address of Trustee: Lee Crosby, a Licensed Arizona Attorney 1700 E. Thomas Rd. Suite 101 Phoenix, AZ 85016-7605 (602) 274-9100 Dated: 02/12/2013 State of Arizona ) ) ss. County of Maricopa ) /s/ Lee Crosby Trustee The foregoing instrument was acknowledged before me on February 12, 2013, by Lee Crosby, as Trustee and not personally. /s/ Chris Peterson Notary Public My Commission Expires: 2-25-13 Exhibit “A” Lot 37, Cabana West, according to Book 16 of Maps, page 22, records of Pinal County, Arizona. Publish: 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13
Trustee Sale No. 20997-1391 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Loan No. 9500470003 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated March 4, 2008, and recorded on March 11, 2008 in Fee No. 2008-022705, Records of Pinal, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Arizona on 18th day of June, 2013 at 10:00 AM of said day: Legal: Lot 35, Santo Vallarta, according to Cabinet F of Maps, Slide 93, records of Pinal County, Arizona. Except all coal and other minerals as reserved in Patent from the United States of America Street Address or Identifiable Location: 11075 W. Gold Dust Drive Queen Creek, AZ 85242 Tax Parcel No.: 509-07-1350 Original Principal Balance: $218,500.00 Name and address of Original Trustor: Patrick M. Kerrigan and Nancy D. Kerrigan 3590 S. Vista Place Chandler, AZ 85248 Name and address of Purported Current Owner: Patrick M. Kerrigan and Nancy D. Kerrigan 3590 S. Vista Place Chandler, AZ 85248 Name and address of Beneficiary: BMO Harris Bank, N.A. as successor by merger to M&I Marshall & Ilsley Bank 770 North Water Street Milwaukee, WI 53202 Name and address of Current Trustee: Scott L. Potter Jackson White, P.C. 40 North Center Street, Suite 200 Mesa, AZ 85201 Phone (480) 464-1111 Dated: March 7th, 2013. /s/ Scott L. Potter, Trustee Manner of Trustee Qualification: A member of the State Bar of Arizona, required by A.R.S. § 33-803, Subsection A(2) Trustee’s Regulator: State Bar of Arizona State Of Arizona ) ) ss. County of Maricopa ) On the 7th day of March, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appears Scott L. Potter, who proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, ad that by his signature on the instrument the person, or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. /s/ Toni Livingston Notary Public My commission expires: 7-31-15 Publish: 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13
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On February 21, 2013 at a Regular Town Council Meeting the Mayor and Council declared the following vehicles and parts surplus A. 1980 Toyota Truck VIN # Rn42-089677 B. 1995 GMA Truck VIN # 2GTEIK19KOS1592954 C. 1997 Ford Truck F-150 XLT VIN# 1FTRX17W7YKA09524 D. Chrome Front Bumper, Heavy Chrome Rear Bumper for 78-79 Chevrolet Truck Sealed bids are due no later than 4:00 P.M. on April 15, 2013 at the Mammoth Town Hall. MINER 4/3/13, 4/10/13
NOTICE (For publication) L-18223210 I. Articles of Organization have been filed in the office of the Arizona Corporation Commission for Erica Herman Studios, L.L.C. II. The address of the known place of business is: 281 W. Flagstone Place Casa Grande, AZ 85122 III. The name and address of the Statutory Agent is; Erica L. Herman 281 W. Flagstone Place Casa Grande, AZ 85122 IV. Management of the Limited Liability Company is reserved to the members. V. The name and address of the member of the Limited Liability Company are Erica L. Herman 281 W. Flagstone Place Casa Grande, AZ 85122 MINER Legal 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13
Trustee Sale No. 20997-1411 Notice Of Trustee's Sale Recorded: 3/20/2013 Loan No. 9500451527 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated July 24,2007, and recorded on July 31, 2007 in Fee No. 2007-088269, Records of Pinal, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Arizona on 16th day of July, 2013 at 10:00 AM of said day: Legal: The South 319.00 feet of the North 1276.00 feet of the East half of the following described parcel: The East half of the Southeast quarter of Section 23, Township 6 South, Range 2 East of the Gila and Salt River Base and Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona; Except the North 990 feet thereof; and Except the East 792 feet thereof. Street Address or Identifiable Location: 625 N. Amanda Drive Maricopa, AZ 85139 Tax Parcel No.: 501-68-0290 Original Principal Balance: $107,800.00 Name and address of Original Trustor: Ericka Arroyo-Jordan 1616 N. 38th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85009 Name and address of Purported Current Owner: Ericka ArroyoJordan 1616 N. 38th Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85009 Name and address of Beneficiary: BMO Harris Bank, N.A. as successor by merger to M&I Marshall & Ilsley Bank 770 North Water Street Milwaukee, WI 53202 Name and address of Current Trustee: Scott L. Potter Jackson White, P.C. 40 North Center Street, Suite 200 Mesa, AZ 85201 Phone (480) 464-1111 Dated: March 19th, 2013. /s/ Scott L. Potter, Trustee Manner of Trustee Qualification: A member of the State Bar of Arizona, required by A.R.S. § 33- 803, Subsection A(2) Trustee’s Regulator: State Bar of Arizona State Of Arizona ) ) ss. County of Maricopa ) On the 19th day of March, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appears Scott L. Potter, who proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, ad that by his signature on the instrument the person, or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. /s/ Toni Livingston Notary Public My commission expires: 7-31-15 Publish: 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13, 4/24/13
NOTICE OF THE FILING OF ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION OF CASAS DE MELENDEZ, LLC Pursuant to, and in accordance with, Arizona Revised Statutes Section 29-635(C), notice is hereby given that the Articles of Organization of Casas De Melendez LLC, an Arizona limited liability company, have been filed by the Arizona Corporate Commission. The following information is included in such Articles of Organization 1. The name of the limited liability company is Casas De Melendez, LLC L-1833532-6 2. The address of the registered office of the limited liability company and the name and business address of the agent for service of process are: Registered Office 36340 W. Hwy. 84 Stanfield, AZ 85172 Mailing Address P.O. Box 799 Stanfield, AZ 85172 Statutory Agent Agustin Melendez 36340 W. Hwy 84 Stanfield, AZ 85172 3. Management of this limited liability company is vested in the members. The name and mailing address of each person who is a member of the limited liability company at the time of its formation is Agustin Melendez 36340 W Hwy 84 Stanfield, AZ 85172 Dated this 15 day of March, 2013 Casas De Melendez, LLC /s/ Agustin Melendez MINER Legal 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13
Trustee Sale No: 2013-23040 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recorded: March 8, 2013 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Trust Deed dated May 18, 2006, and recorded on May 19, 2006 in Instrument Number 2006-072416, thereafter assigned in Instrument Number 2006-172983, Records of Pinal County, Arizona at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 N. Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, AZ on June 12, 2013 at 11:00AM of said day: Legal: Lot Twenty (20), Block Twenty-seven (27), of North Coolidge, an Addition to Coolidge Townsite, according to the plat of record in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, recorded in Book 3 of Maps, page 34. The street address is purported to be: 428 West Hess Avenue Coolidge, AZ 85228 Tax Parcel Number 205-03-4250 Original Principal Balance $ 22,500.00 Name And Address Of Original Trustor Ramon Castaneda and Maria Castaneda, husband and wife 850 East Tyson Street Chandler, AZ 85224 Current Owner Ramon Castaneda and Maria Castaneda, husband and wife 850 East Tyson Street Chandler, AZ 85224 Beneficiary Feng Kuang Investments, LLC, an Arizona limited liability company 4531 N. 16th St. Suite 103 Phoenix, AZ 85016 Current Trustee Empire West Title Agency, LLC 4808 N. 22nd St. Suite 100 Phoenix, AZ 85016 Telephone Number: (602) 749-7000 Dated March 8, 2013 Empire West Title Agency, LLC /s/ By: Barbara Rostad Its: Trustee Sales Officer Manner Of Trustee Qualification 33-803 A.R.S. (A)(1) Regulator: The Department of Financial Institutions State Of Arizona } } ss. County of Maricopa } On March 8, 2013, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appeared Barbara Rostad, Trustee Sales Officer of Empire West Title Agency, LLC personally known to me (or proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence) to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, and that by his signature on the instrument the person or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. My commission expires November 27, 2016 /s/ Sheri L. Morris Notary Public All persons whose interest in the Trust Property is subordinate in priority to that of the above described Deed of Trust may be subject to having such subordinate interest terminated by this Trustee’s Sale. Publish: 3/27/13, 4/3/13, 4/10/13, 4/17/13
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1. Automobile 1967 Triumph TR4. Can be seen at 723 Dungan Drive, Mammoth. 520-487-0313.
5. Business Opportunity Looking for a business that is always blooming? Full service flower and gift shop in Kearny, AZ is available for sale. Location is outstanding along with a fabulous reputation in the community and a well-established clientele. Sale includes equipment, inventory and furnishings. This is a great opportunity to own a reputable flower/ gift shop. For more information, please contact Kim Garcia at 520-363-9813.
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Oracle Ridge Mining, LLC has openings for the following positions at its Oracle Ridge Mine: Experienced U/G Miners and Underground Diamond Driller: • Minimum of 2-5 years U/G experience • Current MSHA Training Certificate highly preferred • Experience with jackleg mining, LHD, & other types of rubber tired underground mining equipment Please upload your resume and references on our website at www. oracleridgecopper.com/ careers Oracle Ridge Mining, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.
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The Town of Mammoth is accepting applications for a seasonal position. Applicants must have concrete skills, water and wastewater system operation & management, public works experience, ability to work with hand tools, landscaping skills and pool maintenance. Applications are available at the Mammoth Town Hall, located at 125 N. Clark St., Mammoth. Close date is April 5th by 4:00 p.m.
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25. Instruction AIRLINES ARE HIRING. Train for hands on Aviation Maintenance career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified. Housing available. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance 866-314-5370. (AzCAN)
44. Yard Sales Huge Multi-Family Garage/Estate Sale: 884 Oakcliff (off Linda Vista, follow signs), Oracle. Sat 4/6, 8-noon. Yard Sale Thursday, 4/4, 8-? 114 Avenue I. Tools, clothes, knickknacks, fridge, VHS movies, etc. Full-size bedframe (no mattress) $50, 5 barstools - 3 gray $35, 2 black $30, 36” Toshiba color TV $100. 520-385-9556, 520-717-8000. Carport Sale: Household items, tools, clothes, Schwinn Bike. 723 Dungan Drive, Mammoth. 520-487-0313. Cancelled if rain.
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LOOKING FOR AN AFFORDABLE 62+ senior apartment? Superior Arboretum Apartments, immediate occupancy, one bedroom & studios, on-site laundry & utility allowance. Rent based on Income Guidelines. 199 W. Gray Dr., Superior, AZ. Call 1-866-962-4804, www.ncr.org/superiorarboretum. Equal Housing Opportunity. Wheelchair accessible. (AzCAN)
55. Machinery/Equip. For Sale: Sears 10” table saw with legs and table extensions. (520) 668-8933.
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80. Rentals • 2 bed, 1 bath with A/C, ceramic floors, indoor laundry, fenced large lot, stove, frig, washer & dryer. $580 / month. • 2 bed, 1 bath, stove, frig, recently refurbished. First month free with year lease. $495 / month. • 2 bed, 1 bath, stove, refrigerator, very clean $450 month. Half off first month’s rent • 3 bed, 1 bath home, stove, frig, fenced front/back yard, new carpet to installed $575 / month. • 3 bed, 1 3/4 bath home with stove, refrigerator, A/C, block wall, garage, very clean and now available. $750 / month.
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Two and three bedroom houses with carpet, stove, refrigerator, and fenced, 385-2019.
38 ACRE WILDERNESS RANCH, $193 month. Prime 38 acre cabin site atop evergreen wooded ridge overlooking wilderness valley in secluded N. AZ ranch. Plentiful groundwater, good soil, beautiful rock formations, 6,200’ elevation. Borders 640 acres of State Trust Land. $19,900, $1,990/dn, $193/mo. Order brochure: 800-966-6690, weekends 520-404-4239. 1st United, Woodland Valley Ranch #32 woodlandvalleyranchsale.com. (AzCAN)
AZ STATEWIDE LENDER REPO LAND SALE. Prescott Area, Ruger Ranch, 36 AC, $54,900, privacy, end of road location, great views; Show Low Area, Windsor Valley Ranch, 6 AC, $19,900, county maintained roads; Cabin on 8.9 AC $89,500, completely renovated w/2 bedrooms; Safford Area, Eureka Springs Ranch, 36 AC, $19,900, great views, easy access. Financing available. Beautiful land. Priced for quick sale. Buy for pennies on the dollar. Call AZLR. ADWR Report available. 888-903-0988. (AzCAN)
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3 home sites with lots of trees, above Mammoth post office, MH OK, each about 1/3 acre. OMC $12,500 each call Tom 520-982-0200.
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PEND 120 McNab bdrmING $39,900 SALE 3 303 McNab 3 bdrm $59,900 ING $48,000 PEND SALE 110 6th Ave 4 bdrm RED. 32401 Peppersauce Mine Rd on 40 acres REDUCED to $299,000 ING PEND 206SALE 4th St., $22,000 214 Ave B 4 bdrm lg family room 315 Alta Vista 2 bdrm remodeled $45,000 304 Ave B 2 or 3 Bdrm $63,000
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TWO BEDROOM, 1 BATH 609 Webb Move in ready, remodeledPENDING kitchen and bath, A/C, C/L fence, workshop, SALE landscaped. $45,000. 323 Alta Vista Remodeled kitchen, fenced yard, stove & refrigerator. $29,000. TWO BEDROOM, 2 BATH 310 McNab 2 baths, fenced backyard, low care landscaped front yard. $43,900. THREE BEDROOM, 1 BATH 622 4th Ave. Upgraded kitchen, fenced yard, A/C and evap. cooling, newer hot water heater and furnace. $45,990. 124 Webb Dr. Upgraded kitchen, A/C, 20X30 garage. $74,000 112 Park Place Beautiful views. New tile and kitchen cabinets. Enclosed patio. $46,900 325 Alta Vista New Energy Star doors and windows. New red oak hardwood floors. New kitchen & bath. $74,000 210 Douglas This home has remodeled kitchen & bath, C/L fenced backyard, newer carpet, stove, frig & so much more! $71,900. THREE BEDROOM, 1-3/4 BATH 905 Webb Dr. Arizona room with Sotillo tile, A/C, gazebo, den, workshop, vinyl siding, remodeled kitchen and baths, includes all appliances and water softener. $112,000 308 5th Pl. Den, pantry. $83,000 FOUR BEDROOM, 2 BATH 218 5th Pl. New wood laminate flooring, new wood doors and ceiling fans. New kitchen cabinets. Corner lot. $5,000 allowance for new appliances and window coverings. $115,000 202 5th St. Guest quarters (living room, full bath & bedroom), large corner lot, block privacy wall, covered patio & and den. $88,900. FIVE BEDROOM, 2 BATH 418 Ave. B A/C, newer furnace. Flooring allowance. $75,000
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1969 W. Three O’Clock Hil (Status Active) MLS#: 21225421 Outstanding views from this spacious well built home on 3.7 acres on a hilltop in Oracle. The home has large rooms and open livable floor plan masterbath has a large shower and separate jacuzzi tub, 4-car attached garage and 3-car detached garage. $ 299,000
912 W. 4th AVENUE (Status: Active) MLS#: 21303624 3 bedroom, 2 bath beauty. Ceramic tile floor throughout home with matching cermanic tile baseboards, updated oak cabinets in kitchen and bathroom, ceiling fans in all bedrooms. $ 52,000
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•3bd, 1 ba home, fenced yard, in nice neighborhood, 2 car carport. $65,000. •Spacious, well built home on top of the hill, 4-car attached garage, 3-car detached garage on 3.7 ac. $299,000. •Awesome indoor and outdoor living awaits you, 1780 sq. ft. home on 1.25 acres near National Forest. $269,000. •Priced to sell, 1 bd, 2 ba unique home on 2.5 acres, breath taking view in homes only area. $119,500. •Beautiful 100 year old oak trees surround this 2 bdrm, 3 ba block built home on .85 ac. $224,000.
•Incredible remodel 3 bdrm, 3 ba home, everything in this home has been redone, upgraded and/or replaced. $169,900. •2 bedrm, 2 ba, quality strawbale constructed home on 3.25 ac of wood oak paradise. $329,000. •3 bdrm, 2 ba, 2 car garage, private hilltop, pride of ownership on almost 1/2 acre, Mtn views, shed/ workshop, move in ready in Oracle! $160,000. •Santa Fe Style home on 2.51 ac, mountain views, large kitchen, fireplace, central A/C, horse property, RV Hookup. $125,000. •Very well maintained 1.25 with 2bd/2ba, rock ramada, workshop, new roof. $89,000.
•(2) 5 ac parcels, mtn views, horse property, $65,000 per 5 ac or $120,000 for the 10 ac owner may carry. •Rare 40 ac parcel, elevation at 4800 ft offers cool summers, own private well and eletric at property line, boarders State land, owner carry considered, $289,000 or 20 ac with well for $170,000. •Great investment property nicely kept home with large master bath. $33,900. •3.31 ac with unbelievable views, located in homes only $150,000. •Stunning 360 degree views on one of the nicest 3 - 4 ac lots in Oracle. $149,000. •.69 ac. unique property among custom built homes, $49,900. •6.1 acres tucked away with fantastic views, beautiful trees and lush vegetation. $135,000. •7.14 ac. in Oracle with 360 deg. views. Can be split, horses allowed, MH or site built ok. $150,000. •1 ac. in homes only area with fantastic views & natural features. $59,900 •Great lot in center of Oracle. Ready to build on, utilities at lot line. $25,000.
•Best price for 5 ac. in Oracle area, can be split, shared well. Reduced to $39,900. •Horse Property! Build your home or put a manufactured home on this great 3.34 ac parcel. $109,000. •4 lots, custom home area, submit offers. 2 at $32,000, $45,000 or $75,000. •Choose your own parcel from 1.25 to 3.75 ac., flat, easy to build on, utilities at street. $84,900 to $210,000. •Unique .69 ac parcel, awesome views, no impact fees. $49,900. •2.5 ac horse property with great views, site - built or MH. $50,000. •1.25 to 10 ac., buy part or whole, has excellent well, borders State land, no financing necessary, owner will cary. $32,000 - $125,000. •Premium lot with boulders, 1.04 acres of outstanding views, beautiful sunrises and sunsets. $65,000. •1.04 ac premium lot, custom home area, views, views views! $65,000. •1.36 ac. custom home lot with view, boulders, oaks and more. $110,000.
•Reduced move-in ready, 2 bd/2ba $173,000. Seller will pay $2,000 of buyer’s closing costs. Open house daily from March 5th - 12th from 10 am - 6 pm. 222 E 5th St. •2 bd, 1 ba home, with views, fenced backyard and wood kitchen cabinets. $38,000 or owner carry at $45,000.
•2ba, 1 ba home, includes upgraded electrical, gorgeous mountain views, great price with some updating this will make a great starter home or investment property. $29,900. •Start living the dream, turnkey restaurant at a price you can’t beat. Call (520) 400-0242 to see today. $195,000.
•Great potential for a business or resideital home site, corner of Hwy 77 and Main St. Mammoth. $18,500 •Privacy, great views, remodeled home with newer roof, skylights, oak kitchen cabinets, front porch, deck above carport. $85,000. •37 acres, secluded area borders state land, site build or MH, horses allowed. $130,000. •3 bedroom, 2ba horse property! Get away from it all, 2.5 acres, wood stove, barn, corrals, workshop, hay storage, and your own well! $98,000.
•Beautiful views of the Galurio Mountains, lots of vegetation & large Saguaros. $10,000. •Great mountain views from this 3.75 ac. south of Mammoth. $47,000. •3 bedroom, 2 ba Sonoran views and observatory! Large home on 2.4 acres, mtn views, horse facilities, bordering State land, 2 firepalces, workshop. The perfect home for an outdoor enthusiast! Start your adventure today! $129,000. •4 ac in the Redington area, Mesquite trees, views, private well & septic. $59,000.
500 S VINE AVENUE MLS#: 21206974 Hill top views, Beautiful open floor plan kitchen has custom wood cabinets, ceramic counter tops and stainless steel appliances. Wood burning fire place in the living room, wood floors in kitchen, dinning area, living room and hall way. 2 bay windows, large family room with a pool table that will stay. 2 storage sheds, a portion of the yard is fenced. Full basement for additional space for crafts/office or work area. $ 119,900
•One ac boulders •4 view carry. $8 •2.5 ac street. $ •4 beau $79,000 •Three 3 •Beauti done. $6
•2 parcels 40 ac. par •5 ac. with horses allo •Upgrade ride your h •Just und south of M •Great lo •9.88 ac. septic ins •8.84 ac, view. $99 •Great In Mammoth •4 lots w ac. Lot 2 •Large w and city w •3bd, 2ba roof, well plus trees •3-lots to leveled of $70.000. •Seclude acres. $3
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona April 3, 2013
Hoppy Easter! Mammoth & Oracle host egg hunts
The San Pedro Valley Lions Club held an Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday for kids 10 years of age and under. Hundreds of eggs were set out for the kids. The plastic eggs contained candy and prizes. One egg had a $50 bill in it. Word has it that the first egg was taken by a gopher who came out of his hole, grabbed the egg and carried it back into the hole. Hope it had a Happy Easter. A much less eventful, but still fun time for kids was held at the Oracle Community Church. The annual event drew children to the church grounds to look for goodies left by the Easter Bunny and his helpers. Go online to http://bit.ly/12d6dse to see more photos from the event in Mammoth. Go online to http://bit. ly/16u7ihT to see more photos from the Oracle event. Or scan the codes with a smartphone. (John Hernandez photos)
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