Proudly serving as the Tri-Communityâ€™s source of weekly news since 1954 Vol. 58 No. 24
Wednesday, June 13, 2012
Periodicals Postage Paid at San Manuel, Ariz. 85631
El Centro Youth Center Opens
See Page 6 Also In This Issue:
Sea Lions Swim Team opens season with a win, See Page 7
Fish and Wildlife Service proposes initiative to protect Lower San Pedro River; meeting set for tomorrow in San Manuel, See Page 4
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
Letter to the Editor: Rios advocates for employee pay increase
August 24, 1925 - June 8, 2012 A.J. Glover was called home to our Lord and
Savior on June 8, 2012. He was born on August
San Manuel Miner P.O. Box 60, San Manuel, Arizona 85631 www.copperarea.com Phone: (520) 385-2266 • Fax: (520) 385-4666 USPS 480-500
Published each Wednesday and distributed from the Lower Arcade Building, San Manuel, Arizona. Entered as Periodicals October 26, 1954 at the post office, San Manuel, Arizona under the Act of Congress March 3, 1879. Periodicals postage paid at San Manuel, Arizona. POSTMASTER: Send address changes to the San Manuel Miner, P.O. Box 60, San Manuel, Arizona 85631-0060. SUBSCRIPTIONS: $35.50 per year in Pinal County, $40.50 per year elsewhere in the United States. Member of the Arizona Newspaper Association and the National Newspapers Association for over 30 years.
Publisher & Advertising Manager ......................James Carnes General Manager...........................................Michael Carnes michaelc@MinerSunBasin.com Managing Editor.................................Jennifer Carnes jenniferc@MinerSunBasin.com O f f i c e M a n a g e r. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . D i m i t r a C l a r k miner@MinerSunBasin.com Copy Editor ............................................. Arletta Sloan Reporter...................................John Hernandez Reporter.........................................Betsy Quinn Reporter..............................................Mila Lira Signed columns and letters to the editor in this newspaper express the views of the individual writer, not necessarily the editorial views of the Miner.
June 13, 2012
24, 1925, in Madill, Oklahoma, and moved to Chandler in 1942. He was a devoted husband to Mary Helen Ortiz Glover; a devoted father to seven children, Marsha Glover, Ray Ortiz, George Ortiz, Adrianne Hernandez, Sonny Glover, Sissy Housley, and Denise Moore; and proud grandparent of 18 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. Our father and grandfather will be gratefully missed! Services will be held Friday, June 15, at San Manuel Assembly of God with visitation from 9-10 a.m., funeral service from 10-11 a.m., following with interment at Valley View Cemetery, Mammoth. Arrangements entrusted to Desert Sunset Catalina, 520-8180038.
Editor: Last week, the Pinal County Board of Supervisors adopted a tentative budget for the upcoming fiscal year that starts in July. The tentative budget for fiscal year 2012-2013 came in at $334,515,835 or six percent lower than last year’s budget. This amount cannot be raised, but it can be lowered before we adopt the actual budget. Property owners will be receiving a break in their tax bills—the Board unanimously voted to drop the property tax
Huntington Chiropractic Health Center CHIROPRACTIC • ACUPUNCTURE • PHYSIOTHERAPY Now offering Massage Therapy with Britta Penca BA, LMT & Reiki with Reiki Master Dawn Weiss BSW Call for appointment & more information
Oracle Ofﬁce: (520) 896-9844 • 970 N. Dodge Drive Hours: Mon - Wed - Thurs 8 am-noon & 3-6 pm
rate from $3.99 per $100.00 of assessed valuation to $3.79 One item that seemed to garner a lot of discussion was my proposal to give county employees a one-time, one percent pay increase for the upcoming year. The pay raise would have cost the county approximately $1.3 million. While I wish I could have proposed a two and a half percent increase, the one percent increase seemed to be the most logical step that would get us moving in the right direction. As an example, under a one percent increase,a worker making $30 thousand per year, would have received an extra check for $300.00, minus taxes. My thoughts proposing a pay increase was this—I know our employees have not seen a cost of living adjustment in four years. These employees have had to endure the same hardships the rough economy has thrust on all Americans. They have been dedicated workers for the Pinal County. They have bills to pay, families to feed and obligations to meet, just like the rest of us. While it isn’t a lot of money, this would be better than no increase at all. Our economy seems to be improving, albeit slowly and our county budget can sustain such a pay increase. We could even provide employees a 2.5 percent increase and still have a balanced budget for next year. I grew up on the eastern
part of Pinal County in the Dudleyville and Hayden area. Many of us worked for copper mining companies in the area. I saw first-hand the struggle working families went through on a daily basis. These people worked hard and expected to be fairly compensated for it. Proposing a pay increase for county employees at this time isn’t pandering or electioneering; on the contrary it’s probably bad timing for a politician to do so. Most county employees don’t even reside in my district. The point is that funds are available this fiscal year for a pay increase even after providing our property tax payers a tax decrease. Fighting for better wages for working families is what I do, it is a part of who I am. Chad Roche, Clerk of the Superior Court advocated for merit pay, instead of my proposed pay increase. His testimony and that of a few other against my proposal effectively killed the employee increase at this time. I worked under the merit pay system a long time ago for the State of Arizona, but it also included across the board pay increases. If I couldn’t get a second to my motion on the board for a one percent pay raise, where would I get a second for a much more expensive pay plan advocated by Mr. Roche? /s/ Pete Rios, Chairman Pinal County Board of Supervisors
Oracle Triad – Meetings are on the ﬁrst Wednesday of the month at 3 pm at the Oracle Fire Department. Triad
ri he S
en io r
Oracle TRIAD aims to:
• Increase community knowledge on the harmfulness of abuse/misuse of alcohol and prescription medications. • Protect older adults from neglect, abuse and fraud. • Understand the risks of depression, isolation and suicide for older adults. • Educate, provide resources and promote services for a healthy and safe quality of life.
Fed. Guidelines for Prescription Drug Disposal
Do not flush prescription drugs down the toilet or drain. Follow these procedures:
1. Take your prescription drugs out of the original containers. 2. Mix drugs with an undesirable substance such as cat litter or used coffee grounds. 3. Put the mixture into a disposable container with a lid or sealable bag. 4. Conceal or remove any personal information including RX number on the empty containers. 5. Place the sealed container with the mixture & empty containers in the trash.
TRIAD is a cooperative project composed of seniors, Pinal County Attorney’s Ofﬁce, Pinal County Sheriff’s Department, Pinal-Gila Council for Senior Citizens, and other community partners who are dedicated to preventing the victimization of seniors, improving their quality of life and reducing consequences associated with abuse and misuse of prescription medications and alcohol. Community members are welcome. Call to sign up for volunteer opportunities.
June 13, 2012
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
Letter to the Editor: Overrides coming up for voter approval Editor: The Oracle Elementary School District is funded in part by voter approved budget overrides. There is a 10 percent maintenance and operation override and a 5 percent kindergarten through third-grade override. During the 2011/2012 school year these overrides generated *approximately $298,491 and $149,246 respectively. The maintenance and operation (M&O) piece pays for the salaries and benefits of the three teachers who provide physical education, music, and art. It also pays for the salary and benefits for one special-education teacher. The maintenance and operation component also provides the flexibility to allow the district to offer and maintain increases in salary and benefits to all of the district staff, as well as, providing professional development
and classroom supplies to support instruction. The kindergarten through third grade (K-3) piece pays the salaries and benefits of one kindergarten teacher, one first grade teacher, one second grade teacher, and two paraprofessionals who support instruction, as well as, 27.4 percent of a thirdgrade teacher’s salary and benefits. The overrides were first authorized by the voters in 2004 and the voters authorized the overrides again in 2008. This summer the Oracle School Board will discuss the possibility of an election to ask the voters to authorize the override again. If the School Board decides to place the override question on a ballot it could appear as soon as the November 2012 election. A change in state legislation allows for the override to be one 15% M&O override instead
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. June 4 Criminal damage was reported in the 2000 block of West American Avenue, Oracle. Criminal damage and burglary of a vehicle were reported in the 1000 block of North Calle Valencia, Oracle. An unattended death was reported in the 600 block of West Sunset Avenue, Oracle. Burglary was reported in the 32000 block of South Biosphere Road, Oracle. A lock box was taken. An accident on private property was reported in the 36000 block of
South Stoney Flower Drive, SaddleBrooke. A structure fire was reported in the 48000 block of East Ballesta Road, SaddleBrooke. Burglary was reported in the 65000 block of East Catalina Hills Drive, SaddleBrooke. Luis Alcantar, 34, Goodyear, was arrested in the 400 block of South Encina, San Manuel, on a warrant for violation of conditions of release. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail in Florence. Petra Tomasa Ruiz, 26, San Manuel, was arrested in the 400 block of South Encina, San Manuel, and was charged with disorderly conduct. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail. See Sheriff, Page 12
of the current 10 percent M&O override and 5 percent K-3 override. The reasons for the overrides have remained the same over the years and will continue to mirror previous resolutions. These purposes are spelled out in the override resolution that is approved by the school board. The resolution specifically explains what the money can be used for:** • Grades K-8. • Continuation of high quality instruction. • Continuation of higher educational standards.
• Continuation and enhancement of program services. • Support inflation needs of the District and district employees. • Offer competitive salaries and benefit packages for teachers, support staff, and administrators. • Enhance the current educational programs for the students by continuing existing curricular programs such as, music, art, and physical education and/or add to the curriculum items such as a reading specialist. • Make available
$9,900 2003 Ford F250 XL
professional development to meet NCLB (No Child Left Behind). • Smaller classes sizes, which require additional teachers, paraprofessional assistance, and supportive supplies and material. The current tax rate total for the district is 3.0129. A breakdown of this tax rate follows: • primary tax rate of 2.7649. • secondary tax rate of 0.2481 = (M & O override 0.1588 plus the K - 3 override 0.0893). I wish to thank the people of the Oracle School
2003 Mazda B3000 2003 Mercury Sable GS
Reg. Cab – Long bed, great truck for your small business or B-Series Cab Plus – Dual Sport. V6, manual, very clean with personal use. 76K miles & Well maintained. Stk # P4386 air, cruise, tilt & lots of value for the $$. Stk # P4439A
District for their support. It is greatly appreciated. If you have any questions regarding the override or if there is ever anything I can do for you please do not hesitate to contact me. *Dollar amounts are estimates from May 2012. The final expenses will be adjusted by June 30, 2012, the end of the fiscal year. **Purposes were obtained from the current School Board approved resolution from 2008. Respectfully, /s/ Todd Kissick Superintendent 520-896-3074
Fully loaded & perfect family sedan. 93K miles and very clean. Priced to sell – QUICK! Stk # P4497A
2004 Ford Ranger XL 2005 Chevy Silverado 1500 2006 Ford E150 Cargo Van
V6. Automatic 4x4 – hard to ﬁnd truck with ltd slip axle, air, hard tonneau cover & only 93K miles. Stk # P4486
V8, auto, loaded, one owner, new tires & well maintained with synthetic oil. Almost all highway miles. Stk # P4369A
Ready to work and make money! Loaded with CD, new tires, front & rear brakes. Stk # P4346
THE BEST PRICES ARE RIGHT HERE AT YOUR HOME TOWN FORD STORE! AND NO CITY SALES TAX!! Service Repair Center • Shuttle Service Available • Discounted Menu Prices
3950 W. Hwy 77, Oracle •
• Recognized in Top 1% of Nation for Customer Satisfaction • Factory Quality Repairs
896-FORD (3673) • www.oracleford.com
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
June 13, 2012
Fish and Wildlife Service proposes initiative to protect Lower San Pedro River; meeting set for tomorrow in San Manuel The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) is exploring the possibility of establishing a collaborative conservation initiative along the riparian corridor of the Lower San Pedro River (San Pedro) from the Narrows to its confluence with the Gila River. The
initiative would involve interested landowners, land managing agencies, local communities, nonprofit organizations, businesses and the public. The vision of the initiative is to conserve one of the Southwest’s prime areas of biological diversity, help to safeguard water
My Cousins Closet Resale Shop
11-4 Tues thru Thurs; 11-6 Fri; 9-4 Sat; Closed Sun & Mon
1210 W. American Ave, Oracle (in the Guyton’s Building)
Clothing, Jewelry, Books, Clocks, Collectables & Household Items
FREE Health & Cooking Classes
at the Oracle Seventh-day Adventist Church on Highway 77
• July 5 – Dr. Ted Crawford speaking on the benefits of a plant-based diet •July 12 – DVD “Forks Over Knives” • July 19 & 26 – Cooking classes conducted by Victor & Jan Powell with Olive Ford All classes will be held from 6:30-7:30 pm FREE RECIPES & HAND OUTS For More Information, Call Jackie DeGroot 520-909-0903
supplies for municipal and agricultural users downstream, and preserve a working rural landscape of ranches and farms. Additionally, the vision for this initiative includes the formation of a landowner-driven collaborative conservation component, similar to the Malpai Borderlands Group. The Service could participate as a land-based agency representative on this group, but would not control the group’s decisions or activities. As part of an extensive public participation process, the Service is hosting three public meetings within the project area to discuss the concept with members of the public and interested stakeholders, and to identify issues that should be considered. Two of the meetings have been held in Tucson (June 12) and Cascabel (June 13). A third meeting is set for Thursday, June 14, in San Manuel. The meeting will be held: • Thursday, June 14, 6:30-
8:30 pm San Manuel High School Cafeteria, 711 McNab Parkway San Manuel, AZ 85631 In addition to these meetings, the Service will accept written comments until Wednesday, August 1, 2012. Written comments can be sent to: Jeannie Wagner-Greven, Lead Planner, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, P.O. Box 1306, Albuquerque NM; 87102; or to Jeannie_WagnerGreven@ fws.gov. These public meetings and 60-day open comment period are formally referred to as ‘Scoping’ and are a part of compliance with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA). The San Pedro is the last major undammed river in the American Southwest and one of the largest remaining intact mesquite bosques in the world. This Globally Important Bird Area is located at the convergence of four major ecosystems–the Sierra Madre and Rocky Mountains, and the Sonoran and Chihuahuan
Affordable, Independent Living For Seniors Age 62+ The best time in life is when you can relax and enjoy the good life you have earned. Our apartment homes offer a blend of comfort, convenience, and affordability! Some of our amenities & features include: On-site office Spacious 1-BR floor plans Meals-on-Wheels HUD-subsidized rents Emergency call system Utility allowances On-site service coordinator Beautiful mountain views FREE laundry!! Ask about our move-in Specials!
Superior Arboretum 199 W. Gray Drive Superior, AZ 85173 Call Today!
deserts. This convergence contributes to its high biodiversity values. It is recognized as one of the primary migratory bird corridors in the West, with estimates of up to four million birds that annually traverse the corridor between Mexico and breeding areas. Through this process the Service seeks to identify an administratively approved project boundary. If a boundary is approved, the Service would be able to contribute an array of various tools that landowners could voluntarily and freely choose from. This includes technical assistance, cooperative agreements for management, Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program grants, conservation easements, or fee title acquisition by the Service. Any fee title acquisition by the Service would be from willing sellers only. Any formally acquired
lands would be managed as a part of the National Wildlife Refuge System. Based on the information received during these Scoping meetings, the Service will determine if moving forward on the project is appropriate. If deemed appropriate the Service will create a draft Land Protection Plan, Conceptual Management Plan, and any necessary NEPA compliance documents. The draft documents would be made available to the public through an open comment period and another round of public meetings would be held. Based on the feedback received, a recommendation would be made to Service headquarters in Washington D.C where any final decision would be made. The mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is working with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife, See Meeting, Page 12
Letter to the Editor: We’re tired of the bickering Editor, San Manuel Miner: Reading the Miner yesterday, we came across yet another letter from Pete Rios, aimed at Paul Babeu. ENOUGH ALREADY you two. We are getting disgusted with your public feud, using the newspaper to display your quarrel with each other. Why can’t you stop acting like two school boys, accusing, judging and just plain mocking each other’s position? We don’t even read all the way through your complaining ‘letters’ to each other, trying to make us, the public, your schoolmasters. From all we can see, we have an excellent Sheriff’s department, better than any predecessors since we have been here. Also, is appears that we have a decent supervisor’s department. Please.....stop using the voters and taxpayers, and just do the best job you can (what we pay you for) and quit the bickering for goodness sake! /s/ John and La Norma Raaum
June 13, 2012
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
New Mammoth Council Members sworn in at special meeting By Mila Lira At a special meeting of the Mammoth Town Council, Interim Town Manager Patsy Large swore in the council members who were
elected in May. The new council members are: incumbent Frances Wickham and newly elected members, Juan Barcelo and Joe Brewer.
The new council members were immediately seated with their colleagues and went to work approving the departments heads for a year, created a new grant
Juan Barcelo, Frances Wickham and Joe Brewer take the oath of office and, later, their places at the council table in Mammoth. (Mila Lira photo)
Hey Kids & Parents ... Do you like FUN? Do you like FRIENDS? Do you like FOOD? YES or NO
writer position, accepted the resignation of Police Chief Jay Baugher and voted to approve advertising for the open council seat to be filled by the July meeting. The following staff members were appointed as the department heads for the 2012-13 fiscal year: Town Clerk: Patsy Large; Town Attorney: Steve Cooper; Public Works Director: David Garcia; Magistrate: Arnold Estrada; and Interim Police Chief Marty McIntosh. Estrada will hold his position as magistrate for two years based on the Arizona Revised Statutes. The Council discussed the importance of creating a grant writers position to assist with applying for funds to help the town with special projects. While the council continued to refer to the grant writer as a “she,” Vice Mayor Wickham explained that they would have to post for the position and hire someone. After discussion on what types of grant the new employee would write and which projects they would work on the council voted unanimously to advertise and hire a grant writer. The council also voted in favor of filling two administrative
positions and purchasing a new computer for the administration at Town Hall. The positions will be filled after July 1, 2012. The council also voted to approve the independent auditor’s report which was presented at the regular meeting of May 17. Councilman Barcelo asked about how the town became $330,000 in the red. Town Attorney Steve Cooper and Clerk Patsy Large explained that the town essentially overspent the general fund budget with HURF dollars to cover expenses at the sewer and water plants. Cooper explained that the town did not increase the cost of services however the cost to provide the services had increased due to the
rise in fuel costs and other cost increases. Those added costs were what overran the budget. He also gave an explanation on how the HURF funds could not be used for anything other than roads therefore the HURF monies used to cover the overage in the budget had to be repaid. The council also voted to advertise for letters of interest for those wishing to fill the vacant council seat. The council directed staff to run ads in the paper and post the announcement on town bulletin boards. Those interested in applying for the open council seat will need to submit a letter of interest by July 12, 2012 at 4 p.m. Letters should be delivered to Town Hall.
Carpet, Tile & Grout Cleaning
Commercial & Residential Services (520) 896-2158 (520) 730-1268
Carpet Tile & Grout Cleaning
Come eat lunch with your friends this summer!!
IT’S FREE AND IT’S FUN
Days: Monday-Thursday, June 4-28 Times: Breakfast 8-9 am • Lunch 11 am-1 pm Places: Mammoth STEM Cafeteria & 1st Ave. Elementary Cafeteria Contact: Linda Creeley 520.385.4131 Ext. 3106 There will be fun activities as well as movies in the cafeteria. So come on down & have some great fun and great foods this summer! In accordance with Federal Law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating against on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, DC Arizona Department of Education 20250-9410 or call 800-795-3272 (voice) or Health and Nutrition Services 720-6382 (TTY). USDA is an equal opportunity 602-542-8700 provider and employer.
Corkers One Stop
732 Hwy 77 • Mammoth 520-487-2411
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
June 13, 2012
El Centro: A Drug Free and Friendly Teen Center Special to the San Manuel Miner By Joshua Delauder There is one phrase heard throughout the community by pretty much all the teenagers here: “There’s nothing to do in San Manuel; it’s soooo boring.” Well, I have good news to all the teenagers living here; you now have something to do. El Centro has arrived! El Centro had its grand opening last Friday and I had the pleasure of being a part of it. El Centro is a drug free, bully free, and swearing free center where teens from ages 12 to 19 can go just to hang out and have fun. As of grand opening night, they have: two pool tables, a sound stage with music and karaoke, a ping pong table, a videogame corner with an Xbox, two Wiis, a Playstation 2, a PS3 in the future and three laptops. Later on, they will also have foosball tables arriving and a library consisting of hundreds
of games. In addition to all that, they also have leather couches to just relax on. El Centro has bought a few of their resources, but a lot was also donated. El Centro was not just given away free under any circumstances. Betty Chavez, the director of Adelante Juntos had to go through five years of School Board meetings just to get the place permitted and opened. She had to prepare a business plan and also have insurance in case that any of the teens got injured. After tiresome meetings and five years of hard work, El Centro turned out to be an excellent and safe place for teens. Betty wants every child to be drug free and according to her, “many people, even outside the community, want to help kids stay drug free.” Attending the grand opening, were some much respected members of our community. In attendance were: Fred Roybal, Dr. Pepe
Baron-AJC’s CEO, Barbara Cisneros-the Director of Finance, John Zhang-the Director of Evaluation, Al Gutierrez-Sun Life Director, Raul Bueno, and Sabrina
Gonzales (all coordinators of AJC.) Lieutenant John Ellsworth, area lieutenant for Pinal County Sheriff’s Office, also attended. El Centro has turned out to be a perfect
place for teens and thanks to all the workers who made it possible. El Centro is an excellent place for all teens and is an experience that shouldn’t be
missed. It took a lot of work to get the place up and running, but all the hard work paid off. Congratulations to AJC and all who took part!
Kids of all ages enjoy the new youth center at the Avenue B School. (Joshua Delauder photo)
Vida asequible e independiente Para personas mayores de 62 años+
Warren J. Myers. 520-385-4725 Investment Advisor Representative Arizona Financial Services www.warrenjmyers.com Fax 520-385-2521 Securities offered through Questar Capital Corporation. Member NASD/SPIC. Arizona Financial Services is independent of Questar Capital. Products are not federally (FDIC/NCUA) insured – May lose value – No financial institution guarantee.
El mejor momento en la vida es cuando puedes relajarte y disfrutar de la buena vida que te has ganado. ¡Nuestros apartamentos ofrecen comodidad, conveniencia y asequibilidad!
Algunos de nuestros servicios incluyen: Pisos amplios de un dormitorio Oficina en el lugar Alquileres subsidiados por el HUD Servicio de comidas a domicilio Prestaciones de servicios públicos Sistema de llamadas de emergencia Coordinador de servicios en el lugar Hermosa vista a las montañas
Criadero de árboles superior ¡Pregunte por nuestros especiales de mudanza!
199 W. Gray Drive Superior, AZ 85173 ¡¡Llame hoy mismo!
June 13, 2012
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
Sea Lions Swim Team opens season with a win
Darien Apuron, 10, and Gianna Sweeney, 10, work their way across the pool during Saturday’s meet. (Jenanine Apuron photo) Free, Free Relay); Tabitha Kellam, 8, (IM, Fly, Back, Breast, Free, 50 Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Genevieve Estrada, 8, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Izabella Maestas, 8, (Free Relay); Ashlee Parker, 8, (Medley Relay); Krista Qualls, 8, (Medley Relay);
Evan Apuron, 8, (IM, Fly, Back, Breast, Free, 50 Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Brian Mulholland, 8, (Medley Relay); Saul Noriega, 8, (Medley Relay); Riley Stewart, 8, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Mary Faith Ortiz, 9, (Medley Relay); Royann Estrada, 10, (Medley Relay, Free
The Sierra Oaks P.T.O. would like to thank everyone who came out to the Tri-Community Palooza! Our very sincere gratitude goes out to the businesses, individuals, and/ or organizations that helped so much with their gracious donations, contributions, and/or assistance in putting together this event. Aladdin Graphics, Arizona Thunder Photography, Tom Belford, Catalina Quick Print, Christina Large Avon representative, Dale’s Auto, Jazz it up, Mammoth Lumber, Mammoth-San Manuel Community Schools, Maggie Miller, Mel’s Drive In, New Moon Haven, Oracle Patio Cafe, Pro Custom Music, Ram Electric, Larry Ramirez, Stacy Raneri, Romo’s Mexican food Restaurant, Salt and Pepper, San Pedro Valley Pizza, U Name It. Kevin, A.J. and Mathew Vargas, Augustine and Mary Vargas, and all of our donors who asked to remain anonymous. A special “thank you” to all the volunteers who came out and helped run the event and do security detail. Mrs. Fisher, Mrs. Man, Justin, Lynn, Flor, Becky, Stephan, Barbara, Alex, Andrea, The Sycamore Canyon Boys, and the many others who were there! A HUGE “THANK YOU” to the bands; LEGION, FINDING CLARlTY, D2D, BUTCHER, NEWTRONN 1 PROJECT and SW1TCHING TIDES. We are overwhelmed, and truly grateful, for the support of everyone who helped make the event possible so we can help Sierra Oaks Community School. We did our best to list everyone involved. If you were not mentioned, we are still very grateful for your help. Alicia Allmendinger
asibo • Thank You • Muchas Gracias • Merci •
Danke schön • Grazie • Mahalo • Tack • Spasibo • Thank Y
ou • Muchas Gracias • Thank You • Muchas G racias • Merci • Danke schön • Grazie • Mahalo • Tack • Sp
The San Manuel Sea Lions hosted the first swim meet of the 2012 season on Saturday at the San Manuel Swimming Pool against Globe and the Copper Basin Team. The Sea Lions won the meet with 1025 points, the Globe Piranhas finished second with 576, and the Copper Basin (Hayden/ Kearny) Stingrays finished third with 20 points. The Sea Lions have won every swim meet over the past five years and hope to make a run at a sixth consecutive League Championship this summer. The coaches were proud of how the team performed at the first meet. A total of seven team records were broken on Saturday. Swimmers breaking team records included the following: Evan Apuron (8), Royann Estrada (10), Darien Apuron (11), and Gianna Sweeney (11). Evan Apuron and Tabitha Kellam (8) both had an outstanding day winning all eight events they entered. The following swimmers had first place finishes on Saturday: Ethan Kellam, 6, (Back,
Jeffrey Head ,10, is greeted by his sister Jessica Rouse, 4, both first year swimmers on the team. (Jeanine Apuron photo) Relay); Darien Apuron, 11, (Back, Fly, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Gianna Sweeney, 11, (IM, Breast, 100 Free, Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Raquel Ortiz, 11, (IM, , Fly, Back, Free, 50 Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Nereyda Chavez, 11, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Gillian Cole, 11, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); See Sea Lions, Page 10
Shear Expression PEN OW O
Terry Waddell Owner/Stylist
Salon: 520.487.0196 Cell: 520.709.3817
Good Health Starts Here!
222 S. Main St. Mammoth, AZ
Family Medicine • Pharmacy Mon. - Fri. 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. We Accept Most Major Insurance, Medicare & AHCCCS
Uninsured? Ask about our discounts! Sun Life in Oracle 1870 W. American Ave., Oracle 896-2092
Sun Life Family Health Center
23 McNab Parkway, San Manuel • 520-385-2234 • sunlifefamilyhealth.org
Serving Pinal County Since 1976
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
June 13, 2012
Miner Baseball players represent in AzBCA All Star game By Frank Smith The accolades continue to pile up for the San Manuel Miner baseball team with the Cinderella run into the Division IV Semi-Finals in the state playoffs, several selections for All-Division
and Honorable Mention teams, a ‘Small Schools’ Coach Of the Year honor, and now the AzBCA All Star Team. Seniors, Alexander Smith (second base) and Vinny Valdez (third
base) were selected to the Arizona Baseball Coaches Association 2012 All Star Team. Smith and Valdez represented the South All Star Team that faced off against the North All Star
Team in a game on June 2nd at Surprise Stadium in Surprise, Arizona. The South fell to the North 11 – 12 in nine innings with the two San Manuel players contributing to the score
as Smith drew two walks and scored two runs, and
Valdez hit a double with two RBIs and scored a run.
Miner Basketball team hosts Summer Hoopfest By Frank Smith The San Manuel Boys High School basketball team will host the Summer Hoopfest 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament on June 16 at the San Manuel High School Gym. Entry Fee is $40 per team, registration is from 8-8:30 a.m. with the
selection of tournament brackets being announced between 8:30-9 a.m., and the first round of games starting at 9 a.m. The tournament rules are four members maximum per team and three members minimum on each team. Games are 20 minutes or score to 21 by
2s and 3s. A team must win by two if they reach 21 before the 20 minutes with a two minute overtime-if needed. Each team is guaranteed two games in this double elimination tournament – Call your own fouls and please play clean, respect each other, and respect
Are you a victim of domestic violence? We can help. 520-385-4970 or 855-385-4970 (toll free)
Teapot Mtn Family Dentistry Evening Hours Are Now Available
F James Celis DDS
Suzanne Martinez RDH
• Members – American Dental Association • Friendly, Experienced Staff ... “Hablamos Espanol” • We Accept: AHCCCS, Kids Care, Community Connection, University Family Care • Most Private Insurances
other teams. You can take part in the following categories: Division 1: 13-16, Division 2: 17- Above. Tournament Prizes for Division 1are Trophies for first and second place teams and in Division 2 the first place winner receives 1/4 of the pot (17 teams played during the Spring Hoopfest in D2). Come out and support your Miner Basketball Team.
The American Legion invites you to a
Pool Tournament Saturday, June 16th Starts at 1 p.m.
FREE FOOD Come One, Come All
BEGIN THE CAREER OF YOUR DREAMS BY JOINING OUR FAMILY AS AN AGENT-IN-TRAINING! BEGIN THE CAREER OF YOUR DREAMS As an Agent-In-Training (AIT), you receive on-the-job
27 years in the Copper Basin
BY JOINING OUR FAMILY AS AN INSURANCE AGENT-IN-TRAINING! training—with pay—from highly successful agents
342 Alden Rd, Kearny, AZ • 520-363-5674
BY JOINING OUR FAMILY AS AN AGENT-IN-TRAINING!
Open Monday -Thursday New Office Hours Mon & Thurs – 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tues & Wed – 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE FOR SUMMER CHECK-UPS
Miner players Alexander Smith and Vinny Valdez respresent San Manuel on the AzBCA All Star Team. (Frank Smith photo)
BEGIN THE CAREER OF YOUR DREAMS
As an Insurance Agent-In-Training (AIT), you receive on-the-job while you work as an employee of American Family. training–with pay–from highly successful agents A blend of learning, practice and real-world while you work as an employee of American application, Family. this program combines current technologies and A blend of learning, practice and real-world application, Astried-and-true an this Agent-In-Training (AIT), you receive on-the-job to provide a complete program techniques combines current technologies and training—with pay—from agents tried-and-true techniques to provide a complete learning experience along highly with a successful consistent income. whilelearning you work as an along employee American Family. experience with a of consistent income.
A blendInofas learning, and real-world application, little as practice one to two years you may be In as little as onecombines to two yearscurrent you maytechnologies be ready to runand your this program ready to run your own agency and to enjoy all own agency and to enjoy all the benefits that come with it. tried-and-true techniques to provide a complete the benefits come with it. Due to state expansion therethat are openings throughout Arizona. learning experience along with a consistent income. To begin your careerwith with American American Family Insurance, To begin your career Family Insurance, In asemail little as at one two years you may be resume toto firstname.lastname@example.org apply online amfamagencycareer.com. ready to run your own agency and to enjoy all For further information please visit www.amfamagencycareer.com the benefits that come with it. To begin your career with American Family Insurance, apply online at amfamagencycareer.com. American Family Insurance Company and its Subsidiaries, American Family Insurance Company Home Office – Madison, WI 53783 ©2012
THANK YOU for your business.
• 120 McNab, 3bd/1ba, $39900 • 509 Ave D, 3bd/1-3/4ba, $59000 • 1021 W. 3rd Ave., 3bd/2ba, $134,900 • 418 Ave B, 4bd/1-3/4ba, Reduced-$75000 • 202 Ave C, 2 or 3 bd, $2,000 repair allowance, $62,900
203 McNab $500 • 114 Ave A $525 119 Ave A $625 • 235 Ave B $575 111 San Pedro $525
Jo Buttery®, Broker Jacque Phelps®, Assoc. Broker Jennifer Cox®, Realtor
YOUR BROKER CONNECTION 520-385-2644
June 13, 2012
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
Submissions Due the FRIDAY Before Wednesday Publication • The 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. Call Jerry at 385-2835 for details. • Blessed Sacrament Parish in Mammoth is seeking all K-12, school-aged girls from the surrounding communities to run for Fiesta Queen for the annual Fiestas on Sept. 29, 2012. Any girl interested should contact Ramona Romero at 487-9613 or Donald Lopez at 487-0193. • San Manuel Open Market is still going strong ever Saturday morning from 8 a.m. to noon at 801 McNab Parkway in front of the Community Presbyterian Church. Table space is only $5. There are lots of baked goods, food, coffee, craft items and swap meet bargains. Come and meet your friends and neighbors. For more information, contact Doris at 520-212-2244. • The Mammoth-Winkelman Early Head Start is accepting enrollment applications for children 0-3 years for the 2012-2013 school year. Children must be three before Aug. 31, 2012. Parents must bring in proof of birth, guardianship, income and immunizations. Children with disabilities accepted. Call 520-4872843 for more information. • School Board Packets are ready to be mailed out or picked up from the Pinal County School Office. If you are interested in running for school board member in the November 2012 election, please contact Chief Deputy Tonya Taylor at 520-866-6579 or email@example.com or Brenda Thwaits at 520-8666565 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The forms can also be downloaded from the website www.pinalesa.org. Click on the elections tab and follow the links to the election packet. • San Manuel Museum, located in the Elks Lodge breezeway, is operated by the San Manuel Historical Society. It is now open on Fridays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. for you to come and see items from San Manuel’s history! • The San Manuel Thrift Store is looking for volunteers to work one day, or more, per week from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Thrift Store is run by the San Manuel Historical Society and proceeds from Thrift Store sales go to support the SM Museum, as well as the SM Library, Christmas Toy Drive, and other local charitable organizations. • Effective May 1 through Sept. 30, a burn ban will be in effect for the Dudleyville Volunteer Fire District which includes the areas of Dudleyville, Indian Hills and Aravaipa. All permits will expire on May 1. Agricultural permits, even though issued for one year, are null and void in the district while the burn ban is in place. • Resource information for seniors is now available at Sun Life Clinic in San Manuel. Some of the information available is meant to aid caregivers in their work. Also available is medicine safety information for seniors. Stop in or call to get more information and phone numbers on these and other subjects. The office is open Monday and Thursday from 9 a.m. to noon. Call 520-709-8322 or 1-800-293-9393 for more information. • Margaret’s Garden Market will be taking a short break to allow the vegetables to grow. Raw honey is still available at My Cousins Closet. Breads are available by special order (please email Margaret at email@example.com by Tuesday). Jelly orders can also be placed. • Registration packets for the San Manuel or Mammoth Preschool for 2012-2013 are due by May 31. To qualify for the Mammoth STEM Preschool, children must be age 4 by Sept. 1, 2012, and to qualify for the First Avenue Elementary Preschool, children must be age 3 or 4 by Sept. 1, 2012. A birth certificate and up-to-date shot record is required. You will then be contacted to schedule an appointment for a screening. Turn packets in at the school office where applying. • This summer from June 4 through July 20 (7 weeks) the Oracle Ridge Elementary Learning Center (520-896-3080) is offering an educational enrichment child care program for children ages 3 -12 that will operate Monday through Friday from 7:30 in the morning till 5:30 in the afternoon. A field trip is planned for each of the seven weeks…The Children’s Museum, Biosphere 2, swimming, etc. This program is offered free of charge. There are limited spots available (24) so please call and complete your application early. There will be a minimal screening process regarding the applications…Probably a waiting list due to the limited number of students we can serve in this program.
• Mountain Vista Elementary School is offering a three week Academic Day Camp beginning on June 11 and ending on June 29. This program is for children who will be first graders next year through children who will be eighth graders next year. Children enrolled in this program will attend five classes everyday reading, math, science, physical education, and a class that introduces them to various crafts. The cost of this program is free to district students and those who complete a registration form to attend our school. Others may attend for a fee of $50 per week. Transportation (in district), breakfast, and lunch are also provided. Please call 520-896-3016 for more information or to enroll. For transportation questions please call 520-896-3052. • Summer programs for special needs students are being offered at the Oracle Ridge Campus and the Mountain Vista Campus. They will run concurrently with our academic day camp, June 11 through June 29. The Oracle Ridge program is for students ages three through five and the Mountain Vista program is for students who will be in grades first through eighth next year. These programs are free and also provides transportation, breakfast, and lunch. For more information please contact 520-896-3083 Oracle Ridge Program, or 520896-3009 for the Mountain Vista Program. • The San Manuel Swimming Pool will be adding adult lap swim on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 6:30 to 8 a.m. The cost is $1.50. • Members of the Oracle Women’s Network will be selling items at the Oracle Community Center Swap Meet on Saturday, June 16 to raise funds for the planned Oracle Visitor’s Center. • Bountiful baskets is coming to San Manuel every other Saturday. The next delivery day is June 23. To participate in the program, you must register online at www.bountifulbaskets.org to make a monetary contribution toward the pools used to purchase the produce. Contributions can be made starting at noon on Monday until Tuesday at 8 p.m. prior to Saturday pickup. The distribution site is new, now at the Elks Lodge Breezeway in San Manuel. If you have any questions, please contact San Manuel Volunteer Site Coordinators Mary Jane at (520) 301-6664 or Alicia at 385-4575. • Tri-Community At Risk Rescue is having a meeting for all interested animal lovers on Saturday, June 23, at 10 a.m. at the Oracle Park. For more information, call 896-2405. • Due to training/vacation schedule, Supervisor Rios would like to inform constituents of a change in office hours for the week of June 25 to June 29, 2012. Supervisor Rios Mammoth office will be open only on Monday June 25, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. If you have any questions, please contact the office at 520487-2941 or 520-866-7830. If you require immediate assistance during this time please contact the Clerk of the Board’s in office at 520-866-6068. • WRESTLING TOURNEYS The Comet Wrestling Club and MammothSan Manuel Community Schools will be hosting eight dates for K-12 folk-style wrestling at San Manuel High School. This will help provide free mat time, strengthen Southern Arizona Wrestling and help young men and women become champions. Wrestling will be held in the San Manuel High School gym. Weighins are at 8 a.m. and wrestling will start at 9 a.m. ending at noon. Wrestling is free and everyone welcome to participate with a parent signed waiver. Summer Slam dates are: June 30, July 14, July 28 and Aug. 11. For more information or questions, please call Daniel Najera at 520-603-9929. • Friday, July 6, 8 a.m., OWN, Oracle Women’s Network, invites local businesswomen to join them every month for a breakfast meeting in Oracle. July’s meeting will be held at the COD Ranch at 8 a.m. For reservations or more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. • July 30-Aug. 3, Living Word Chapel will host the Mega Sports Camp Beyond the Gold from 6-8 p.m. Kids are invited to join in a week of non-stop action of basketball, baseball, volleyball and crafts. It’s free and fun! Living Word Chapel is located at 3941 W. Highway 77, Oracle. For more information, please call 896-2771 or go online to www.lwcaz.net. • Are you a victim of domestic abuse? Call 520-385-4970 or toll free 1-855385-4970. We can help. • Have free time? Volunteer at Safe Journey House. Call 520-385-4970 or toll free 1-855-385-4970. • The Oracle Medical Equipment Loan Closet is now available to TriCommunity residents in need of medical equipment. The closet is in need of donations of all forms of medical equipment (except hospital beds). Equipment must be in safe working condition. For information on how to borrow or to donate equipment, please contact Jane at 896-2516, Bill and Sharon at 896-2326, Lois at 896-9722 or Rachel at 896-9581.
Clubs & Meetings • UTILITY PAYMENTS Residents from the Tri-community area who qualify for assistance with utility payments through the Salvation Army or Pinal County United Way should now contact the Tri-Community Food Bank at 108 Redwood Dr., Mammoth. Assistance is limited to once every twelve months. Bring in your last 2 months overdue bills. The phone number is 520-487-2010. The Food Bank is open on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday from 9 a.m. until noon. • Monday (Every Monday) 9 AM, Canasta is played at the Oracle Community Center. Bingo is played from 1-2 p.m. • SAN MANUEL SENIOR CENTER SCHEDULE Bridge is played on Mondays. Refresher session at 11:45 a.m. Games start at 12:30 p.m. Canasta is played at 1 p.m. on Wednesdays. Everyone is welcome. Board meetings are held the 1st Thursday of each month at 6 p.m. A potluck is held the 2nd Thursday of each month at 5:30 p.m. Bring a dish to share, your service, and fee is $1 for Center utilities. Red Hats business meeting is held the 1st Friday of the month at 1 p.m. Stamping is held the 2nd and 4th Friday of the month at 9 a.m. • Monday (Every Monday) Lunches at the Oracle Community Center are at noon. Each Monday a volunteer brings the main dish and others bring side dishes. Fee is $4 for members and $5 for guests. Membership cards are available during this time. • Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays The Community Schools Gym, located in the basement of San Manuel High School Auditorium, is open from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Admission is free. • Tuesday (Every Tuesday), 12:30-4 p.m. Bridge is played at the Oracle Community Center. Call Ethel Amator at 896-2197 or Mary McClure at 896-2604 for more information. • Tuesday (1st Tuesday of the Month), 10 a.m., COPPER TOWN ASSOCIATION The Copper Town Association meets the first Tuesday of every month at 10 a.m. at the Sun Life Family Health Center Conference Room, San Manuel. • Tuesday (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 385- 2337 for more information. • Tuesday (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. • TUESDAY (3rd Tuesday of the Month), 6 PM, ORACLE SCHOOL BOARD The Oracle School Board meets the third Tuesday of each month at Oracle Ridge School. Please contact District Office at 896-3072 for more information. • EVERY WEDNESDAY, NOON ROTARY MEETING. at the Sun Life Family Health Conference Room. • Wednesday (Every Wednesday) Oracle Community Center sewing and knitting classes are held at from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Call Susie Cochran for more information at 896-2935. • Wednesday (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. • Wednesday (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. • Wednesday (2nd Wednesday of the month) AMERICAN LEGION MEETING American Legion Francis M. Bunch Post 48 meetings are every 2nd Wednesday at 6 p.m. each month. Service Officer available on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or call Joe Aguilar, 520-705-6291. Now open Sunday at noon. • Wednesdays, 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. • Thursday (Every Thursday) Game Day at the Oracle Community Center is on Thursdays from 9 a.m. to noon. Come play Scrabble or chess. • Thursday (1st and 3rd Thursday of the month) ORACLE-SAN MANUEL LIONS CLUB Meetings are held at the San Manuel Elks Lodge. • Thursday (2nd Thursday of the month), SAN MANUEL HISTORICAL SOCIETY The San Manuel Historical Society meeting is 10 a.m. at the San Manuel Senior Center the 2nd Thursday of every month. • Thursday (2nd Thursday of the month) SM LIBRARY BOARD MEETING The San Manuel Library has it’s monthly board meeting every 2nd Thursday of each month. The meeting is held at the lBHP Conference Center across from the library at 1 p.m. • Thursday (2nd and 4th Thursday of the month), 6:30 p.m., The Oracle Optimist Club, serving the Tri-Community area, meets on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at the Oracle Inn. Meetings start promptly at 6:30 PM. Please feel free to come a little early and order from the regular OR special menu at the Oracle Inn. Board meetings are held on the second Thursday immediately following the general meeting. The Oracle Optimist Club was officially founded in October, 2010 and is an international organization to support and work with the youth in the community. For more information contact Jane O’Mahen at 896-2516 or Michele Gagnon at 897-3023. • Thursdays (Every Thursday), 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. • Thursday (3rd Thursday) The third Thursday of every month will be Family Potluck night at the Oracle Community Center at 6 p.m. Bring a side dish to share or a donation of $5 per person or $12 for a family of four or more. • Friday (2nd and 4th Friday of the month) 10:30 a.m., San Manuel Library hosts Toddler Story Time. There will be stories, sons and fingerplays. No registration is required or the free program. • Friday (2nd Friday of the Month, 1 p.m.) Red Hats are looking for new members. Meetings are at 1 p.m. On the SECOND Friday at the Senior Center in San Manuel, Senior citizen women 55 and older get together and enjoy meetings and activities. Let down your hair and be yourself, wear Red Hat and Purple outfits.
To add an item to the community calendar please submit information to miner@MinerSunBasin.com or call 385-2266. Listings are free, however, the MINER reserves the right to edit or refuse submissions.
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
Continued from Page 7 Jessi Rice, 11, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Michael Primero, 11, (IM, Fly, Back, 100 Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Nakia Brown, 11, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Theresa Sweeney, 14, (IM, Back, 100 Free, Breast, Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Rebekah Head, 14, (Fly, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Fernanda Vasquez, 14, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Mikey Garcia, 13, (Medley Relay, Free Relay);
Robert Sweeney, 13, (Medley Relay); Michael Sanchez, 14, (IM, Fly, Back, Free, 100 Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Armanda Noriega, 14, (Breast, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Nicole Predgo, 15, (Free Relay); Jazelle Sanchez, 15, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Amara Apuron, 16, (Back, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Danny Quijada, 16, (Medley Relay); Cade Cox, 17, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Ross Payne, 18, (IM, Fly, Back, Free, 100 Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay);
Maya Gort, 18, (IM, Fly, 100 Free, Breast, Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay); PJ Mortenson, 18, (Breast, Medley Relay, Free Relay); This was the first swim meet for many swimmers on the team and they performed extremely well and had lots of fun! Listed below are swimmers who competed in their first swim meet as a Sea Lion on Saturday: Jessica Rouse (4), Neveah Derrick (6), Malayah Renteria (6), Mason Stewart (6), Emerik Zovko (6), Kyla Jimenez (7), Ashlee Parker (7), Izabella Maestas (8), Riley Stewart (8), Kayla Parker (10), Vanessa Cazares (10), Dine Miller (10), Jeffrey
Head (10), Garry Dadow (10), Jasmine Smith (10), Mary Cantrell (12), Jacob Christian (13), Fernanda Vasquez (14), Nate Odom (16), and Danny Quijada, (16). The 9-10 Girls looked spectacular finishing firstsecond-third in every individual event and dominating the relays. Darien Apuron and Gianna Sweeney led the charge, finishing first and second in every event and setting 6 new team records. Darien and Gianna were named Sea Lions Beasts of the Week as they both achieved personal best times in every event they swam and worked hard during practice. The Sea Lions will put
June 13, 2012 their five-year win streak on the line as they travel to Coolidge on Saturday June 16 to compete against the team with the best chance to beat the Sea Lions this season. There is still time
Assembly of God ORACLE
Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship 10:45 a.m. Evening Service 6 p.m. Wednesday 7 p.m. Thursday Royal Rangers 5 p.m. Pastor Jack Siddle, Jr. Residence 896-2507
Mammoth Assembly of God MammothAG.org
201 E. Kino & Catalina/POB 692 We offer Help, Healing & Hope Sunday School.......9:45 a.m. Worship Service........11 a.m. Group Bible Study.......6 p.m. Wednesday..................6 p.m. Magnify–Youth Adults–Verse By Verse Study MAGNET NITE 2nd & 4th Fridays 4-9:30 p,m. Pastor Robert L. Koch 487-2219
Living Word Chapel 3941 W. Hwy. 77, Oracle 896-2771 • 896-9020
Sunday: First Service 9:00 a.m. Fellowship Time 10:30-11:00a.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:
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
First Baptist Church American Way, Oracle 520-808-3171 Pastor Ray Lott
Sunday: School 9:30 a.m. Fellowship 10:30 a.m. Morning Worship 11 a.m. Free food distribution 2nd Tuesday, 11 a.m.
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.
Iglesia de Dios “Pan DeVida”
113 N. Main Street, Mammoth El lugar donde encontraras el agua viva que saciara la sed de tu alma.
7 p.m. 9:45 a.m. Miercoles: Viernes (oracion): 7 p.m. 11 a.m. 6 p.m. Pastor Sergio Hernandez 6 p.m. 520-265-2192
“Where the Gospel is preached.”
Oracle Church of Christ
2425 El Paseo 896-2452 896-2067 Sunday Bible Study • 10 am Worship • 11 am
Community Presbyterian Church
McNab & First Ave., San Manuel 385-2341 Sunday: Adult Bible Study 9:45 a.m. Morning Service 11 a.m.
Psalm 1:2 The Potter’s House 212 Main Street, Mammoth 385-4153 Pastor Mario Sanchez Jr.
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: 4th Sunday of the month: Joyful Music Sabbath School 9:30 a.m. Celebration 4 p.m. with potluck to follow. Worship Service 11 a.m. Pastor: Rev. Jeff Dixon Pastor John Roybal
First Baptist Church 1st & Nichols, San Manuel, 385-4655
Sunday: Bible Study 9:45 a.m. Worship 11 a.m. Discipleship 5 p.m. Worship 6 p.m. Wednesday: Prayer Meeting 6 p.m. Amos Coffey, Interim Pastor
to join the team - contact Jeanine Apuron at 3859854 or stop by the San Manuel Pool between 4:30 and 6 p.m. (Monday through Friday) for more information.
Assembly of God Main St., SM (across from the pool) Sunday School 9:30 a.m. Sunday Morning Service 10:45 a.m. Sunday Night Service 6 p.m. Wednesday Night Service 6 p.m. Wednesday Children’s Study 6 p.m. Pastor Clarence Horn, 385-4353 All are welcome to hear God’s Word. Hope to see you.
To be included in the weekly church listing, call the San Manuel Miner 385-2266. MINER Legal 6/13/12
June 13, 2012
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
CHECK IT OUT ... New books at Oracle Library promise great summer reads By Suzan Austin Here are 14 books from our “new books” shelves to perk up the hot summer days ahead. You’ll recognize most of the fiction authors. These are fun reads, page turners, and titles you’ll want to recommend to friends. Don’t be intimidated by some of the longer books; they are well worth the time and trouble it takes to prop them on pillows for a more comfortable read. In case you need an antidote to fiction fatigue, take a break with some of our new non-fiction titles. Non-Fiction Tacos USA: How Mexican Food Conquered America by Gustavo Arellano. The author, who writes a column called “Ask a Mexican,” takes us on a thoroughly engaging pop-culture history tour of Mexican food in the United States. I’m happy to say that he included my Aunt Dado’s (I couldn’t
San Manuel Pool adds two new activities for summer fun and fitness This summer, the San Manuel Pool will be having both adult lap swim and weekly water polo instruction and matches. Adult lap swim will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 – 8 a.m. Starting June 18, each Monday from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., there will be instruction on how to play the water polo, as See Pool, Page 13
say Rebecca when I was little) story of how she invented tortilla chips. Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different by Karen Blumenthal. A reader-friendly biography of Apple’s founder, with some great pictures. The Art of Growing Old: Aging With Grace by Marie de Hennezel. Clinical psychologist and best-selling author in France and England, de Hennezel’s insights into aging present a different concept of what we can expect, and what we might strive for, as we age. Dropping Acid: The Reflux Diet Cookbook and Cure by Jamie Koufman, MD. If you suffer from acid reflux, whether occasionally or commonly, you will want to read this book. Clear
File No. Alliant Credit Union vs Lloyd, Wade Notice Of Trustee's Sale Recorded: 5/29/2012 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated August 13, 2008 and recorded on August 19, 2008 in Instrument Number 2008-078902, in the 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, Arizona, on September 4, 2012, at the hour of 11:30 A.M. of said day: Lot 85, San Tan Heights Parcel A-8, According To Cabinet E, Slide 119, Records Of Pinal County, Arizona Tax Parcel Number: 509-95-872 Original Principal Balance: $225,000.00 Purported street address: 32051 N Lepa Drive Queen Creek AZ 85242 Take note that all interests in the trust property subordinate in priority to said Deed of Trust may be subject to being terminated by the Trustee’s Sale. Beneficiary: Alliant Credit Union, Successor In Interest To Continental Federal Credit Union 11545 W Touhy Ave Chicago, IL 60666 The Successor Trustee qualifies as a Trustee of the Trust Deed in the Trustee's capacity as a member of the State Bar of Arizona, as regulated by the State Bar of Arizona, as required by Arizona Revised Statutes Section 33-803, Subsection A. Dated: May 23, 2012 Janet L Lloyd and Wade H Lloyd, wife and husband 32051 N Lepa Drive Queen Creek AZ 85242 Original Trustor /s/ Howard A. Chorost, a member of the State Bar of Arizona, Successor Trustee, 21 East Speedway Boulevard, Tucson. Arizona 85705 (520) 792-0011 State Of Arizona ) County Of Maricopa ): ss. This instrument was acknowledged before me May 23, 2012, by Howard A. Chorost, a member of the State Bar of Arizona, Successor Trustee, who is personally known to me, and who executed the forgoing Notice of Trustee Sale. /s/ Michelle Allen Notary Public My Commission Expires: 3/7/2015 Publish: 6/13/12, 6/20/12, 6/27/12, 7/6/12
explanations are presented for understanding the causes and treatments of acid reflux, along with beautifully illustrated recipes to aid you in curing this disease. Fiction The Land of Painted Caves by Jean Auel. The last in the series that started with Clan of the Cave Bear. The Innocent by David Baldacci. A hit man refuses a job and finds himself a target. Stay Close by Harlan Coban. Three people dissatisfied by their lives are haunted by their pasts. Taken by Robert Crais. Elvis Cole and Joe Pike go down on the border to find a kidnapped couple. Crais claims his rightful place as the king of crime
Trustee’s Sale No.: 0979.344 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recorded: 5/25/2012 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under this Deed of Trust, recorded August 2, 2006, at Instrument Number 2006-109410, in the Office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building located at 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, in Pinal County, Florence Arizona, on August 27, 2012, at 11 o'clock a.m., to the highest bidder. Legally described as: See Exhibit "A" attached hereto. Tax parcel number(s): 102-22-387A, 102-22-389A & 102-22-390A Original principal balance: $194,000.00 The street address/location of the real property described above is purported to be: 2267 South Coconino Drive, Apache Junction, Arizona 85255 – Pinal County Name and address of beneficiary: Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. MAC S4101-051 100 West Washington Street, 5th Floor Phoenix, Arizona 85003 Attn: Terri Reichlein Name and address of original trustor: Oscar L. Bigott Linda F. Bigott 10686 East Baseline Road Gold Canyon, Arizona 85218 Name, address and telephone number of Trustee/Successor Trustee: James B. Ball, Esq. Poli & Ball, PLC 2999 North 44th Street, Suite 500 Phoenix, Arizona 85018 602/840-1400 Telephone Dated this 23 day of May, 2012. /s/ James B. Ball, Attorney at Law Trustee/Successor Trustee, is qualified per A.R.S. § 33803(A)(2), as a Member of the State Bar of Arizona State of Arizona ) )ss. County of Maricopa ) On this 23 day of May, 2012, before me personally appeared James B. Ball, Attorney at Law, as Trustee/Successor Trustee, whom I know personally, and acknowledged that he executed the same. My Commission Expires: May 31, 2013 /s/ M. Garcia, Notary Public Commission Expiration is May 31, 2013 Exhibit A Lots 387, 388, 389, 390 and 391 of Superstition Villa, according to the plat of record in the Office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, recorded in Book 12 of Maps, Page 39 and re-dedicated in Docket 430, Page 600. Publish: 6/6/12, 6/13/12, 6/20/12, 6/27/12
fiction with this terse, tense mystery. Believing the Lie by Elizabeth George. Inspector Lynley is back at work, investigating a murder, collaborating with Deborah and Simon. Havers’ story is intertwined with the investigation and is as compelling as the main plot. Victims: An Alex Delaware Novel by Jonathan Kellerman. Kellerman scores again, with Alex and Milo trying to put an end to a killer who stages grotesque crime scenes. Private Games by James Patterson and Mark Sullivan. Peter Knight investigates a murder while
TS No. 01764771 Notice Of Trustee's Sale Recorded: May 10, 2012 The following legally described trust property situate in Pinal County, Arizona, will be sold pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust and Assignment of Rents recorded in Instrument Number 1999-031361, records of Pinal County, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Bldg A, Florence, AZ on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 10:00AM of said day: Lot 995, of Florence Gardens Unit E, according to the plat of record in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, in Book 19 of Maps, page 56. The Purported Street Address, If Any, Or Identifiable Location Of The Trust Property Is: 3733 N. Florence Blvd. Florence, AZ 85132 Tax Parcel Number: 200-61-100 Original Principal Balance: 60,000.00 The Name And Address Of Trustee Is: Lawyers Title Of Arizona, Inc., an Arizona corporation, 3131 E Camelback Rd., Ste 220 Phoenix, AZ 85016 The Name And Address Of The Trustor Is: Arthur E. Buckley and Susan Buckley, husband and wife PO Box 2200 Florence, AZ 85232 The Name Of The Apparent Owner Of Record Is: Arthur E. Buckley and Susan Buckley, husband and wife TS No. 01764771 The Name And Address Of The Beneficiary Is: Michelle M. B. Berlin and Jennifer R. Bowen, CoSuccessor Trustees of The Castle Dome Living Trust under Trust Agreement dated the 8th day of August, 2002, as successor in interest to M.A. Tinker Company, an Arizona limited liability company c/o Moyes Sellers & Hendricks, Ltd. 1850 N. Central #1100 Phoenix, AZ 85004 Dated May 10, 2012 Lawyers Title of Arizona, Inc., an Arizona corporation /s/ By: Jane Kirk Its: Trustee Sale Officer Manner Of Trustee Qualification: A corporation doing business as an Escrow Agent pursuant to 33-803 (A) (1) Regulatory Agent: Arizona Department of Financial Institutions State Of Arizona }} ss. County Of Maricopa } The foregoing instrument was acknowledged before me May 10, 2012, by Jane Kirk, the Trustee Sale Officer of Lawyers Title of Arizona, Inc., an Arizona corporation, on behalf of the corporation. My commission expires 2/12/2013 /s/ Notary Public Ruth Flowers Publish: 5/23/12, 5/30/12, 6/6/12, 6/13/12
his firm provides security for the 2012 Olympics in London. Fall From Grace by Richard North Patterson. The mysterious, violent death of a family patriarch unearths dark family secrets. Dorchester Terrace by Anne Perry. Thomas Pitt becomes head of Britain’s Special Branch and, with Charlotte’s help, must stop the assassination of an Austrian duke. The Dog Who Danced by Susan Wilson. A dog, separated from his owner, is picked up by a couple unable to heal from the loss of their daughter. A great late-night, let-out-allthe-tears book with a sweet ending.
RE: Reference No: 6887SCH Notice Of Trustee's Sale Recorded: May 23, 2012 Loan Number: ST-5675 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Trust Deed recorded in Instrument No. 2006-089190, Records of Pinal County, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at at the main entrance to the Pinal County Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, in Pinal County, in or near Florence, Arizona, on August 22, 2012 at 10:00AM of said day: Legal: Lot 10, Block 15, Of 1st Addition To Casa Grande, According To The Plat Of Record In The Office Of The County Recorder Of Pinal County, Arizona, In Book 1 Of Maps, Page 13 AKA: 310 West 9th Street Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Tax Parcel Number 506-07-1450 Original Principal Balance $ 76,000.00 Name And Address Of Original Trustor Victoria M Tapia, A Married Woman As Her Sole And Separate Property 310 West 9th Street Casa Grande, AZ 85222 Beneficiary Security Trust 7119 East Shea Boulevard #109-466 Scottsdale, AZ 85254 Current Trustee: Rick D Sherman, Member Of The State Bar Of Arizona 402 West Roosevelt Street Suite J Phoenix, AZ 85003 Telephone Number: 602.957.5348 Dated May 23, 2012 /s/ Rick D Sherman Manner Of Trustee Qualification The Successor Trustee Appointed Herein Qualifies As A Trustee Of The Trust Deed In The Trustee's Capacity As Rick D Sherman, Member Of The State Bar As Required By Arizona Revised Statutes Section 33-803, Subsection A-2. Trustee's Regulator: State Bar Of Arizona State Of Arizona } } ss. County of Maricopa } On May 23, 2012, before me, the undersigned Notary Public in and for said State, personally appeared Rick D Sherman, that executed said instrument as such Trustee, and known to me to be the person who executed said instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. /s/ T W Higgins Notary Public My Comm. Expires February 12, 2013 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: 6/6/12, 6/13/12, 6/20/12, 6/27/12
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION OF A TAX-EXEMPT Pursuant to A.R.S. §10-3202 1. Name: The Name of the Corporation is: Blackbox Foundation, File Number: - 1754285-7 2. Purpose: The purpose for which the corporation is organized is: Performing Arts and Education 3. Character of Affairs: The character of affairs of the corporation will be: To provide creative performing arts and education to our community 4. No part of the net earning of the corporation shall inure to the benefit of, or be distributable to its members, directors, officers, or other private persons, except that the corporation shall be authorized and empowered to pay reasonable compensation for services rendered and to make payments and distributions in furtherance of the purposes set forth in Article 2. No substantial part of the activities of the corporation shall be the carrying on of propaganda, or otherwise attempting to influence legislation, and the corporation shall not participate in, or intervene in (including the publishing or distribution of statements,) any political campaign on behalf of any candidate for public office. Notwithstanding any other provision of these Articles, the corporation shall not carry on any other activities not permitted to be carried on: (a) by a corporation exempt from Federal Income Tax under Section 501 (c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code (or the corresponding provision of any future United States Internal Revenue Law) or: (b) by a corporation, contributions to which are deductible under Section 501.(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code (or the corresponding provisions of any future United States Internal Revenue Laws). 5. Upon the dissolution of the corporation, the Board of Directors shall, after paying or making provision for the payment of all of the liabilities of the corporation, dispose of all its assets exclusively for the purposes of the corporation in such a manner, or to such organizations organized and operated exclusively for charitable, educational, religious or scientific purpose as shall at the time qualify as an exempt organization or organizations under Section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code (or the corresponding provision of any future United States Internal Revenue Laws) as the Board of Directors shall determine. Any such assets not disposed of shall be disposed of by the Superior Court of the county in which the principal office of the corporation is then located, exclusively for such purpose or to such organization or organizations, as said Court shall determine, which are organized and operated exclusively for such purpose. 6. The power of indemnification under the Arizona Revised Statutes shall not be denied or limited by the bylaws. 7. Board of Directors: The initial board of directors shall consist of 3 directors. The names and addresses of the persons who are to serve as the directors until the first annual meeting of the members, if a member corporation, or Board of Directors, if the corporation has no members, or until their successors are elected and qualifies are: Kenneth Ferguson 1150 E. Avenida Grande Casa Grande, AZ 85122 Stacey Seaman 5009 N. Overfield Road Casa Grande, AZ 85194 Jennifer Freyermuth 1138 E. 9th Street Casa Grande, AZ 85122 The number of persons to serve on the board of directors thereafter shall be fixed by the Bylaws. 8. Known Place of Business: The street address of the known place of business of the Corporation is: 1330 E. Florence Blvd., Casa Grande, AZ 85122 9. Statutory Agent: The name and address of the statutory agent of the Corporation is: Kenneth Ferguson 1150 E. Avenida Grande Casa Grande, AZ 85122 10. Incorporators: The name and address of the incorporator is: Kenneth Ferguson 1150 E. Avenida Grande Casa Grande, AZ 85122 All powers, duties and responsibilities of the Incorporators shall cease at the time of delivery of these Articles of Incorporation to the Arizona Corporation Commission. 11. DISCRIMINATION: The Corporation will not practice or permit discrimination on the basis of sex, race, national origin, religion, physical handicap or disability. 12. MEMBERS: The Corporation will not have members. Executed this 16th day of April, 2012 by all of the incorporators. Signed: Kenneth Ferguson 1150 E. Avenida Grande Casa Grande, AZ 85122 MINER Legal 6/13/12, 6/20/12, 6/27/12
Continued from Page 3 June 5 A brush fire was reported in the 2100 block of West American Avenue, Oracle. The call was turned over to Oracle Fire. June 6 Theft was reported in the 1000 block of North Calle Granada, Oracle. June 7 A 19-year-old male was reported missingendangered in the 49000 block of East Andrea Lane, SaddleBrooke. He didn’t return home from visiting with friends. Lisa Marie Sanchez, 37, San Manuel, was arrested in the 400 block of Tierra Verde, San Manuel, and was charged with criminal damage. She was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail. June 8 A dog bite was reported
File No. 5540-TS Notice Of Trustee's Sale Recorded: 4/24/2012 The following legally described trust property will be sold pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated October 4, 2005, and recorded on October 24, 2005, in Fee Number 2005-145161, and re-recorded in Fee Number 2005153866, records of Pinal County, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, Arizona, on July 26, 2012, at the hour of 11:30 o’clock in the morning of said day. The property to be sold is situated in Pinal County, Arizona, and is described as follows: See Exhibit “A” Attached Hereto And By This Reference Made A Part Hereof Property Address: 30802 North Roma Court Queen Creek, Arizona 85142 Tax Parcel Number: 509-18-012D Original Principal Balance: $161,893.87 Original Trustor: Michael F. Sutton Laura L. Sutton 30802 N. Roma Court Queen Creek, AZ 85242 Current Trustor: Michael F. Sutton Laura L. Sutton 1113 W. Aspinwall Street Winslow, AZ 86047 Current Beneficiary: Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc. 500 Alcoa Trail Maryville, TN 37804 Trustee: Jeffrey S. Katz, Attorney at Law a Member of the State Bar of Arizona 2823 E. Speedway Blvd., Suite 201 Tucson, AZ 85716 (520) 745-9200 Dated this 24th day of April, 2012. /s/ Jeffrey S. Katz, Attorney at Law Trustee/Successor Trustee, is qualified per A.R.S. Section 33-803 (A)2 as a member of The Arizona State Bar State of Arizona ) ) ss. County of Pima ) The foregoing instrument was acknowledged before me this 24th day of April, 2012, by Jeffrey S. Katz, Attorney at Law, a Member of the State Bar of Arizona as Successor Trustee. /s/ S. Diederich Notary Public My commission expires: 5-30-2015 Exhibit “A” The South 211.83 feet of the North 423.66 feet of Lot 97, of Chandler Heights Ranches Unit III, according to the plat of record in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, in Book 9 of Maps, Page 52. Except all coal and other minerals as reserved by the United States of America in the Patent to said land. Publish: 5/30/12, 6/6/12, 6/13/12, 6/20/12
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona in the 2000 block of West Paseo Redondo, Oracle. The call was turned over to Pinal County Animal Control. Theft was reported in the 1400 block of North Calle Valencia, Oracle. Two speakers were taken from a trailer. Theft of a check was reported in the 37000 block of South Silverwood Drive, SaddleBrooke. June 9 Theft of a money, purse and jewelry was reported in the 39000 block of South Lago Del Oro Parkway, SaddleBrooke. Burglary was reported in the 200 block of South McNab Parkway, San Manuel. June 10 Theft of approximately 680 feet of phone cable was reported in the 36000 block of South Mount Lemmon Road, Oracle.
RE: Reference No: 6870SCH Notice Of Trustee's Sale Recorded: May 15, 2012 Loan Number: ST-5669 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Trust Deed recorded in Instrument No. 2005-076640, Records of Pinal County, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at at the main entrance to the Pinal County Superior Court Building, 971 North Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, in Pinal County, in or near Florence, Arizona, on August 15, 2012 at 10:00AM of said day: Legal: Lot 20, Block 4, Of Bennett's 2nd Addition, According To Book 1 Of Maps, Page 19, Records Of Pinal County, Arizona AKA: 414 West 10th Street Casa Grande, AZ 85222 Tax Parcel Number 504-23-02603 Original Principal Balance $ 69,600.00 Name And Address Of Original Trustor Juan Tamayo And Isabel Tamayo, Husband And Wife, As Community Property 9397 Bunny Lane Fontana, CA 92335 Beneficiary Security Trust 7119 East Shea Boulevard #109-466 Scottsdale, AZ 85254 Current Trustee: Rick D Sherman, Member Of The State Bar Of Arizona 402 West Roosevelt Street Suite J Phoenix, AZ 85003 Telephone Number: 602.957.5348 Dated May 15, 2012 /s/ Rick D Sherman Manner Of Trustee Qualification The Successor Trustee Appointed Herein Qualifies As A Trustee Of The Trust Deed In The Trustee's Capacity As Rick D Sherman, Member Of The State Bar As Required By Arizona Revised Statutes Section 33-803, Subsection A-2. Trustee's Regulator: State Bar Of Arizona State Of Arizona } } ss. County of Maricopa } On May 15, 2012, before me, the undersigned Notary Public in and for said State, personally appeared Rick D Sherman, that executed said instrument as such Trustee, and known to me to be the person who executed said instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. /s/ T W Higgins Notary Public My Comm. Expires February 12, 2013 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: 5/30/12, 6/6/12, 6/13/12, 6/20/12
Continued from Page 4 plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. We are both a leader and trusted partner in fish and wildlife conservation, known for our scientific excellence, stewardship of lands and natural resources, dedicated professionals and commitment to public service. For more information on our work and the people who make it happen, visit www.fws. gov. Important points about National Wildlife Refuges: • There are currently over
Trustee Sale No. 20997-1252 Notice Of Trustee's Sale Loan No. 098-9382474-40000 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated October 26, 2004, and recorded on October 29, 2004 in Fee No. 2004087923, thereafter rerecorded in Fee No. 2006-156097 Records of Pinal County, 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 21st day of August, 2012 at 10:00 AM of said day: Legal: See Exhibit “A” attached hereto Street Address or Identifiable Location: 33850 West Steen Road Maricopa, AZ 85138 Tax Parcel No.: 502-07-013-B Original Principal Balance: $51,300.00 Name and address of Original Trustor: Tom E. Gonzales 20987 N. John Wayne Pkwy B104-428 Maricopa, AZ 85139-4117 Name and address of Purported Current Owner: Tom E. Gonzales 20987 N. John Wayne Pkwy B104-428 Maricopa, AZ 851394117 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: May 10, 2012. /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 10 day of May, 2012, 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 Exhibit A The East 220 feet of the South 176 feet of the Southwest Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of Section 3, Township 5 South, Range 4 East of the Gila and Salt River Base and Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona; Together with an undivided 1/8th interest in and to the well site described as follows: The South 75 feet of the East 75 feet of the Southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of the Southeast Quarter of Section 3, Township 5 South, Range 4 East of the Gila and Salt River Base and Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona Publish: 5/30/12, 6/6/12, 6/13/12, 6/20/12
556 National Wildlife Refuge’s through the US (including nine in Arizona) covering more than 150 million acres. Besides providing habitat for plants and animals, many refuges offer scenic vistas, wildlife watching, cultural and educational events, and recreation such as fishing and hiking. Last year, 45 million people visited a national wildlife refuge. • Refuge lands often contribute to the development of ECOzones – sites with both ECOlogical and
Trustee Sale No. 20011-052 Notice Of Trustee's Sale Recorded: 5/10/2012 Loan Nos. PA3905181, PA35670514, PA35592117 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Trust Deed dated February 24, 2012, and recorded on March 5, 2012 in Instrument No. 2012-018027, Records of Pinal County, Arizona, at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Pinal County Superior Court Building 971 Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, 85232 on August 13, 2012 at 10:00 AM of said day: Legal: See Exhibit “A” attached hereto Street Address or Identifiable Location: 11052 N. Johnson Road Maricopa, Arizona 85139 51200 W Mockingbird Lane Maricopa, Arizona 85139 13090 N. Ralston Road Maricopa, Arizona 85139 Tax Parcel Nos.: 51062-1470 510-38-1550 510-38-147C Original Principal Balances: $70,200.00 $120,000.00 $120,000.00 Name and address of Original Trustor: Eugene S. Lane Sharon J. Lane 4775 S. Dusty Coyote Trial Gold Canyon, Arizona 85118 Name and address of Current Owner: Eugene S. Lane Sharon J. Lane 4775 S. Dusty Coyote Trial Gold Canyon, Arizona 85118 Name and address of Beneficiary: Prime Asset Fund II, LLC P.O. Box 447 Odessa, Florida 33556-0447 Name and address of Current Trustee: Aaron M. Finter, Esq Finter Decker, PLLC 1640 S. Stapley Drive, Suite 127 Mesa, AZ 85204 Phone (480) 779-6262 Dated: May 9, 2012. /s/ Aaron M. Finter, 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 9th day of May, 2012, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appears Aaron M. Finter, 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, 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. /s/ Richard D. Finter Notary Public My commission expires: January 26, 2015 Exhibit A 11052 N. Johnson Road, Maricopa, Arizona 85139 Lot One Hundred FortySeven (147) Thunderbird Farms South, according to Book 17 of Maps, Page 14, records of Pinal County, Arizona. Except all minerals as reserved in Patent from United States of America. 51200 W. Mockingbird Lane, Maricopa, Arizona 85139 Lot 155, of Thunderbird Farms Central, according to the plat of record in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, recorded in Book 18 of Maps, page 17. 13090 N. Ralston Road, Maricopa, Arizona 85139 Lot 147, of Thunderbird Farms Central, according to the plat of record in the office of the County Recorder, Pinal County, Arizona, in Book 18, of Maps, Page 17. Publish: 6/13/12, 6/20/12, 6/27/12, 7/6/12
June 13, 2012 ECOnomic benefits. A 2006 analysis by the Service called Banking on Nature found that more than 34.8 million visits to refuges in fiscal year 2006 generated $1.7 billion in sales, almost 27,000 jobs, and $542.8 million in employment income in regional economies. An updated analysis is expected by 2013. • Refuge lands are acquired from willing sellers or donors only. All acquisitions are based on available funds.
Trustee Sale No: 020112 Notice Of Trustee's Sale Recorded: April 11, 2012 Loan Number: 000-24100-0 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated October 25, 2002, and recorded on October 29, 2002 in Instrument Number 2002-059009, 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 July 11, 2012 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: 375 E. American Ave Oracle, AZ 85623 Tax Parcel Number 308-06-0290 Original Principal Balance $ 35,000.00 Name And Address Of Original Trustor Heath Allison Gruwell, an unmarried woman 375 E. American Oracle, AZ 85623 Beneficiary Peter F. Mather, a married man as his sole and separate property 4230 N. Swan Road Tucson, AZ 85718 Current Trustee Title Security Agency of Arizona 2730 East Broadway Blvd 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 April 10, 2012 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 April 10, 2012, 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, 2012 /s/ Joyce M. Rodda Notary Public Exhibit “A” Unit 1, Building A of Mountain View Plaza, according to the survey of record in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County Arizona, recorded in Book 1 of Surveys, Page 72, being in Section 36, Township 9 South, Range 15 East of the Gila and Salt River Base and Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona. Together With an undivided interest in the common areas and facilities as shown on the survey recorded in Book 1 of Surveys, Page 72, and as set forth in instrument recorded in instrument recorded in Docket 968, Page 790 and amendment recorded in Docket 976 at Page 955 and second amendment recorded in Docket 977, Page 464, records Pinal County, Arizona. Publish: 5/23/12, 5/30/12, 6/6/12, 6/13/12
• Nearly all funds for land acquisition come from the Land and Water Conservation Fund, which are funds derived from excise taxes paid by companies conducting offshore oil and gas development. • The Service’s Refuge Revenue Sharing program helps compensate counties for property tax revenues foregone due to federal land acquisition.
Notice Of Publication Articles Of Organization Have Been Filed In The Office Of The Arizona Corporation Commission For I Name: J & C Custom Family Homes, LLC. L-17-60940-4. II The address of registered office is: 33082 N Pebble Creek Dr, San Tan Valley AZ 85143. The name and address of the Statutory Agent is: Justin Levi Fleming, 33082 N Pebble Creek Dr San Tan Valley AZ 85143. III Management of limited liability company is reserved to the members. The names and addresses of each person who is a member are: Justin Levi Fleming, 33082 N Pebble Creek Dr, San Tan Valley AZ 85143, member. Publish: 5/30/12, 6/6/12, 6/13/12
1.75 inches Public Notice $$44.10
PINAL COUNTY AIR QUALITY CONTROL DISTRICT The District hereby gives notice that it proposes to approve the following permit(s) or permit revision(s). Each list includes the following, in order: the proposed permit number, company name, company address, facility location, facility type and the air contaminants to be emitted or potentially emitted (Volatile Organic Compounds will be abbreviated as V.O.C.; Hazardous Air Pollutants are abbreviated as the HAPS; Benzene, Toluene, Ethyl Benzene, and Xylene are abbreviated as BTEX): Permit No. S12498.000 Circle K Stores, Inc. P. O. Box 52085 Phoenix, AZ 850722085 Circle K Store # 2700660 335 W. American Ave Oracle, AZ Facility Type – Gas Station Emissions -V.O.C., HAPS (BTEX) Permit No. S12500.000 Circle K stores, Inc. P.O. Box 52085 Phoenix, AZ 85072-2085 Circle K Store # 2700853 307 N. Hwy 77 Mammoth, AZ Facility Type – Gas Station Emissions- V.O.C., HAPS (BTEX) Permit No. S12506.000 Circle K Stores, Inc. P. O. Box 52085 Phoenix, AZ 85072-2085 Circle K Store # 2702928 2000 W. American Ave. Oracle, AZ Facility Type- Gas Station Emissions- V.O.C. HAPS (BTEX) Under A.R.S. 49-480, any person who may be adversely affected by the permit may file a written objection to the issuance of the permit and may request (in writing) a public hearing. Objections, comments or a request for a hearing are due during the public comment period, which ends upon the latter of thirty (30) days from the first publication of this notice, or close of business on the date of any hearing that may be held. Send objections/comments/ requests to Pinal County Air Quality Control District, P. O. Box 987, Florence, AZ 85132 or deliver to 31 N. Pinal Street, Building F, Development Services, Florence, Arizona. The telephone number is (520) 866-6929. Any objection shall state the name and mailing address of the objector, be signed by the objector, their agent or attorney and clearly set forth the reasons why the permit should not be issued. Grounds for objections are limited to whether the proposed permit meets the criteria for issuance prescribed in A.R.S. 49-480 or in 49-481. The permit package, all comments and objections will be available for public inspection and/or copying at the above address Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. excluding Holidays. PINAL COUNTY AIR QUALITY CONTROL DISTRICT DONALD P. GABRIELSON, DIRECTOR MINER Legal 6/6/12, 6/13/12
June 13, 2012
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
and no experience is required. Older kids, Continued from Page 11 adults and strong swimmers will be playing classic water well as actual games. polo, while younger Water polo is the oldest kids will be playing team sport to be played splashball. Splashball is in the Olympics and is a youth version of water great source of both fun and exercise. Water polo polo that requires less swimming ability. is similar to soccer, but Plans are being made is played in the water. to schedule water polo All ages are welcome games against other teams in the area.
Trustee Sale No: 040312 Notice Of Trustee's Sale Recorded: April 20, 2012 Loan Number: The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust dated June 10, 2009, and recorded on June 18, 2009 in Instrument Number 2009-061813, 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 July 25, 2012 at 11:00AM of said day: Legal: See Exhibit “A” Attached Hereto And Made A Part Hereof The street address is purported to be: 17604 W. Camino Isabella Casa Grande, AZ 85193 Tax Parcel Number 511-76-0120 Original Principal Balance $ 24,148.00 Name And Address Of Original Trustor James S. Trout, a married man as his sole and separate property 20727 E. Superstition Drive Queen Creek, AZ 85242 Beneficiary William J. Schumacher and Karen M. Schumacher, husband and wife, as joint tenants with rights of survivorship 6655 E. Placita Alhaja Tucson, AZ 85750 Current Trustee Title Security Agency of Arizona P.O. Box 12038 Tucson, AZ 85732 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 April 20, 2012 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 April 20, 2012, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appeared Diane L. Sloane, Assistant Secretary, Title Security 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, 2012 /s/ Joyce M. Rodda Notary Public Trustee Sale No: 040312 Exhibit “A” That portion of the West half of the South half of the Southwest quarter of Section 20, Township 7 South, Range 6 East of the Gila and Sale River Meridian, Pinal County, Arizona, described as follows: Commencing at the Southwest corner of said Section 20; Thence North 00 degrees 11 minutes 27 seconds East, along the West line of Section 20, a distance of 530.00 feet to the True Point Of Beginning; Thence North 89 degrees 16 minutes 01 seconds East, a distance of 205.47 feet; Thence North 00 degrees 11 minutes 28 seconds East, a distance of 265.00 feet; Thence South 89 degrees 16 minutes 00 seconds West, a distance of 205.47 feet; Thence South 00 degrees 11 minutes 27 seconds West, along the West line of said Section 20, a distance of 265.00 feet to the True Point Of Beginning Publish: 6/6/12, 6/13/12, 6/20/12, 6/27/12
NOTICE (For publication) L-1758472-2 I. Articles of Organization have been filed in the office of the Arizona Corporation Commission for K & S VENTURES, L.L.C. II. The address of the known place of business is: 384 W. Calle Tuberia, Casa Grande, AZ 85194. III. The name and address of the Statutory Agent is: Stephen B. Benfield, 384 W. Calle Tuberia, Casa Grande, AZ 85194. IV. Management of the Limited Liability Company is reserved to the members. V. The name and address of the members of the Limited Liability Company are: Stephen B. Benfield, 384 W. Calle Tuberia, Casa Grande, AZ 85194; Kenneth E. Masden, 2711 W. Snoqualmie River Rd NE, Carnation, WA 98014. MINER Legal 5/30/12, 6/6/12, 6/13/12
Pregnant? Need Help?
NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I. Name: HENDRICKSON CATTLE LLC L-1757366-8 II. The address of the known place of business is: P.O. Box 171 Oracle, AZ 85623 III. The name and street address of the Statutory Agent is: Karl A. Hendrickson 22511 S. Val Vista Dr. Gilbert, AZ 85298 Management of the limited liability company is reserved to the members. The names and addresses of each person who is a member are: Karl A. Hendrickson 22511 S. Val Vista Dr. Gilbert, AZ 85298 MINER Legal 6/13/12, 6/20/12, 6/27/12
Notice Of Publication Articles of Organization Have Been Filed In The Office Of The Arizona Corporation Commission For I Name: Exit 185 Improv Comedy L.L.C., LLC. L-1754282-4. II The address of registered office is: 1150 E. Avenida Grande, Casa Grande, AZ 85122. The name and address of the Statutory Agent is: Ken Ferguson, 1150 E. Avenida Grande, Casa Grande, AZ 85122. III Management of limited liability company is reserved to the members. The names and address of each person who is a member are: Ken Ferguson, 1150 E. Avenida Grande, Casa Grande, AZ 85122, member, and Stacey Seaman, 5009 N. Overfield Rd, Casa Grande, AZ 85194, member. MINER Legal 6/13/12, 6/20/12, 6/27/12
10. Business Services 10. Business Services 16. Financial Services
Complete Roofing Repairs & Shingles White - Kool Koating Aluminum or Desert Tan unlicenseD pete valadez Jr 275-0680-cell 385-4926-saN maNUel
Your handyman. All aspects of home repair, yard maintenance & cleaning, trash and appliance removal. Free estimates. 520-262-1666 Frank
Connie’s Barber Shop 896-3351 Hours 9-5
620 E. American Avenue #D Oracle, AZ
Soule` Homes 1715 E. American Ave., Oracle Licensed and Bonded
FREE Appraisals 896-0907
ROC # 085660 B ROC# 226180 B2 Come by or call (520) 429-1902 or 896-9091 office/fax.
NEW CONSTRUCTION Remodeling & Room Additions SERVING THE TRI-COMMUNITY AND SAN PEDRO VALLEY
Ranch Store Center
Self Storage 5’x10’ - $45 10’x10’ - $60 10’x15’ - $70 10’x20’ - $80
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION OF SERLAP CYCLES, INC. KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS: THAT WE, the undersigned, have this date voluntarily associated ourselves together for the purpose of forming a corporation under the laws of the State of Arizona, and do hereby adopt Articles of Incorporation as follows: 1. NAME. The name of the corporation is Serlap Cycles, Inc. 1758065-2 2. THE PURPOSE. The purpose for which this organization is organized is to purchase, manage, maintain and operate a bike shop. In addition, this organization shall be organized to transact any or all lawful business for which corporations may be incorporated under the laws of the State of Arizona, as they may be amended from time to time. 3. INITIAL BUSINESS. The corporation intends to conduct the business of purchasing, managing, maintaining and operating a bike shop but the description used herein shall not in any way limit (i) the character of any future business to be conducted by this corporation or (ii) the general purpose and powers of the corporation as set forth in Article 2. 4. AUTHORIZED CAPITAL. The corporation shall have authority to issue One Hundred Thousand (100,000) shares of common stock, one class only, with no par value. The shares of capital stock of the Corporation shall be issuable for such consideration as is specified by the Board of Directors in its sole discretion, provided the same is not inconsistent with applicable law or the provisions of these Articles or the Corporation's Bylaws. Upon receipt by the corporation of the consideration so specified, the shares of capital stock of the corporation so issued shall be deemed to be fully paid and non-assessable for all purposes. 5. KNOWN PLACE OF BUSINESS. The street address of the known place of business of the corporation shall initially be: 515 E. Main Street, Eloy, AZ 85131. Said place of business shall be subject to change hereafter in accordance with applicable law. 6. INCORPORATORS AND BOARD OF DIRECTORS. The names and addresses of the incorporators and the persons who are to serve as the initial Board of Directors until the first meeting of the shareholders or until their successors are elected and qualified are: a. Mark LaPaglia, 15020 S. Capistrano Rd., Arizona City, AZ 85123; b. Steve Serda, 5426 Yale Street, Phoenix, AZ 85008. The number of persons to serve on the Board of Directors shall thereafter be fixed by the Bylaws. 7. SUB-CHAPTER S QUALIFICATION. The Incorporators intend and elect that the corporation may in all respects comply with and be qualified under the Internal Revenue Code of the United States of America, as a “Sub-Chapter S” corporation. 8. INDEMNIFICATION OF OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS. The corporation shall indemnify any person who incurs expense or liabilities by reason of the fact he or she is or was an officer, director, employee or agent of the corporation or is or was serving at the request of the corporation as a director, officer, employee or agent of another corporation, partnership, joint venture, trust or other enterprise. This indemnification shall be mandatory in all circumstances in which indemnification is permitted by law. 9. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. To the fullest extent permitted by Title 10 of the Arizona Revised Statutes, as may be amended from time to time, the personal liability to the Corporation and its stockholders for monetary damages for breach of a fiduciary duty by a Director or one who serves on a committee, board or council in an advisory capacity to the corporation is hereby eliminated. Such acts or omissions protected must be done in good faith and within the scope of the Director's official capacity. Official Capacity as used in this section is any decision, act or event undertaken by the Corporation in furtherance of the purpose or purposes for which such organization is organized. Liability of a Director is not eliminated for any of the following: (a) the amount of a financial benefit received by a director to which the director is not entitled; (b) an intentional infliction of harm on the corporation or the stockholders; (c) a violation of A.R.S. §10-833; or (d) an intentional violation of criminal law. No repeal or modification of the foregoing paragraph by the stockholders of this corporation shall adversely affect any right or protection of a Director existing at the time of such repeal or modification. 10. STATUTORY AGENT. The name and address of the initial Statutory Agent of the corporation is: Tina L. Vannucci, FITZGIBBONS LAW OFFICES, P.L.C., 1115 E. Cottonwood Lane, Suite 150, P.O. Box 11208, Casa Grande, AZ 85130-0148. IN WITNESS WHEREOF, we, the undersigned have hereunto signed our name this 23 day of April, 2012. /s/ Mark LaPaglia /s/ Steve Serda ACCEPTANCE BY STATUTORY AGENT I, Tina L. Vannucci, having been designated to act as statutory agent of Serlap Cycles, Inc., hereby consents to act in that capacity until removed or submits its resignation, in accordance with the applicable law. Dated: April 25, 2012 /s/ Tina L. Vannucci MINER Legal 5/30/12, 6/6/12, 6/13/12
520-896-9200 • Invest into a higher quality of living! • Call for a FREE estimate on a new Air Conditioning System • No More Cooler Maintenance/ Allergy Relief • Affordable Installations • Low operating costs • 10 year Parts Warranties
Residential & Commercial Locally & Family Owned Licensed • Bonded • Insured
All Major Credit Cards Accepted
(520) 297-3520 (office) (520) 385-4755
Heating & Cooling Specialists www.PrideMechanicalLLC.com
Tri-Community Marketplace Donate aluminum cans to help spay and neuter dogs and cats, 385-4687.
1015 W. American Ave., Oracle
Large Spaces 520-357-7053
Aravaipa Villa Just off Hwy 77 at Aravaipa turn off
FBA Home Repair and Improvements Indoor/Outdoor Projects INDOOR •Carpentry •Drywall •Flooring •Windows •Doors •Painting •And more . . .
OUTDOOR •Landscape Design •Fencing •Tree & Shrub Service •Planting •Demolition & Disposal •Maintenance •And more . . . All Work Guaranteed – FREE ESTIMATES – (520) 385-4262 Not a Licensed Contractor
SOCIAL SECURITY DISABILITY BENEFITS. WIN or Pay Nothing! Start Your Application In Under 60 Seconds. Call Today! Contact Disability Group, Inc. Licensed Attorneys & BBB Accredited. Call 888-859-3767. (AzCAN)
20. Help Wanted INTERIM POLICE CHIEF The Town of Kearny is currently accepting applications for the position of Interim Police Chief. Applicants must be able to pass all phases of the hiring process and have current POST certiﬁcation for Arizona. Applications are available and must be returned to the Town Clerk, 912-C Tilbury Dr., P.O. Box 639, Kearny, AZ 85137; 7:00 am - 5:30 pm; Monday through Thursday. Applications will be accepted until position is ﬁlled. The Town of Kearny is an EEOC employer. (AzCAN) NOW HIRING – ORACLE VICINITY Immediate opening for MECHANIC’S HELPER/MAINTENANCE. Other positions available. Salary DOE. Call 520-896-2435 HI-TECH TRAINING. HS grads ages 17-34, get paid to train in computers, electronics, IT, more. Great beneﬁts. Call Mon-Fri (800)354-9627. (AzCAN) ADVERTISE YOUR JOB Opening in 86 AZ newspapers. Reach over 1 million readers for ONLY $330! Call this newspaper or visit: www. classiﬁedarizona.com. (AzCAN)
San Pedro Valley Pizza Co.
326 Alta Vista San Manuel We are taking applications for Shift Leader/Cook. Must be able to work nights and weekends. Must be 19 years old or above. $9.50 per hour. Also looking for part time/fill in drivers and counter people. Drivers must be at least 18 and have their own car. Dependable honest people need only apply.
21. 14 Drivers Page
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona 57. Building Materials 6000 clean red bricks, 8” x 4” x 2”. Paid $3400 new, asking $1500. Call Rudy at 520-603-6676
June 13, 2012
Write your own word ad 1. Choose Your Classified Section
Using the index choose the section that best fits your ad
20. Help Wanted
44. Yard Sales
DRIVERS: New Refrigerated and Dry Van freight. Daily or Weekly pay! Quarterly Safety Bonus! Flexible hometime. CDL-A, 3 months current OTR experience. 800414-9569. (AzCAN)
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)
Make More $$$ put your Yard Sale in the Classified
FAMILY OWNED ARIZONA BASED trucking company seeking owner operators with/without equipment. Great freight. Newer equipment. 6-figure earning potential. Competitive pay. 24/hr driver support. Benefits. All serious inquiries will be considered. 1-877-207-4662. (AzCAN)
MAKE MONEY NOW! Permanent Makeup Training. Lash Extensions; Advanced Esthetics; Advanced Cosmetology; Financing & Housing available. Enroll now. 520-406-2088 or 1-866-355-5512 www.azpermanentmakeup.com. (AzCAN)
TRAIN TO DRIVE BIG RIGS!! Southwest Truck Driving Training. Earn your CDL and get Job Placement!!! Local and OTR jobs available. Call 602-352-0704 for info. (Located in Phoenix) (AzCAN)
30. Jobs Wanted
ATTN: DRIVERS: Apply now, 12 drivers needed. Top 5% pay, 58 years stability. New KW Conventionals. 2 mos CDL Class A Driving experience. 877-258-8782. (AzCAN) Need driver for Winkelman route, Saturday and vacation time, 4 ½ hours. Must pass security screening, and drug test, have clean driving record for the last 5 years. Serious inquiries need only to apply. Call 520-357-6445 or 520-449-0090
25. Instruction ATTEND COLLEGE ONLINE from home. *Medical, *Business, *Criminal Justice, *Hospitality. Job placement assistance. Computer available. Financial Aid if qualified. SCHEV certified. Call 888-2161541. www.CenturaOnline.com. (AzCAN)
Service, Repair, New Installation •Free Estimates •Reasonable Rates •Satisfaction Guaranteed •Evening and Weekend Service Not a licensed Contractor by choice!
MEDICAL OFFICE TRAINEES Needed! Train to become a Medical Office Assistant at SC Training! No experience needed! Job placement after online training! HS Diploma/GED & PC/ Internet needed! 1-888-926-6058. (AzCAN)
Wade C. Boyd (520) 896-2181 Cell (520) 820-3165
20. Help Wanted
20. Help Wanted
Who says you have to be a kid to have a paper route?
A paper route can bring in as much as $48 a month for only an hour or t wo of work once a week. For more info, contact the Miner ofﬁce at 520-385-2266
Moving Sale! Furniture, small appliances, dishes, knickknacks. Everything must go! Sat. 6/16, 110 Douglas, SM Yard Sale Thursday & Friday, June 14th and 15th, clothing, two color TV’s 32” & 19”, big swamp coolers $100 & $200, corn cocktail available, 104 W. Webb, SM
45. Misc. Friday & Saturday, June 15 & 16, 7a-4p. Variety of plants, clearance on squash and melons. 603 Vine, Mammoth $1500.00 or best offer. Runs good. 2004 Tiger River 6 person spa, Bengal model. 310 gal 230 Volt. No deliveries. Can be seen at 914 W. Webb Dr. San Manuel. Phone 520-385-1264 or 520-444-4339
45. Misc. Just picked organic apricots $2 a pound. Aravaipa Farms 89395 Aravaipa Rd. (520) 357-6901.
50. Mobile Homes In San Manuel – Mobile Home for Sale. 3 BR/2 BA, ceramic tile, private yard, washer/dryer, fenced. Call 520-385-2661
Rancho San Manuel Mobile Home & RV Park 402 San Carlos St., San Manuel, AZ 85631 For more information, please see the Park Manager or call 520-385-4007.
Address 3 Bedroom/2 Bath Homes 619 Vista Sierra $700 per month 413 Encina $500 per month 604 Manzanita $475 per month 2 Bedroom/1 Bath Home 615 Tierra Verde $400 per month 2 Bedroom/2 Bath Home 512 Ladera $500 per month
Also includes cable TV, trash, sewer & appliances Call 1-928-970-1962 ANYTIME!!
PREGNANT, SCARED, need help? Licensed agency offers free confidential counseling, financial assistance, guidance, opened / closed adoption, choice of loving, pre-approved families. Joy: 866922-3678. (Se Habla Espanol) www. ForeverFamiliesThroughAdoption. org. (AzCAN)
2. Write your ad
Minimum word is 15 words for $4.20. Every word there after is 28¢.
Looking for a rental?
3. Circle your Attention Getter (optional)
ONE of these graphics can be added to your word ad for additional $2.00
4. Add up total cost
Tri-Com Real Estate 520-385-4627
We charge by the word. A word is anything with a space before or after it. Punctuation is free. Phone numbers with area codes and prices are considered 1 word each.
• 3 bed, 1 3/4 bath, all appliances, fenced yard, pets ok with deposit. $600 / month. • 2 bed, 1 bath with refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, microwave and washing machine, fenced backyard. $575 / month. • 3 bed, 1 bath with laundry room, stove, frig. $500/ month. • 3 bed, 1 bath, stove, frig, new ceramic flooring. $475 / month. • 3 bed, 1 bath, with large family room, Az Room, workshop, block wall. $650 / month. • 2 bed, 1 bath, with den, new wood flooring, block wall. $575 / month. • 2 bed, 1 bath, stove, frig, recently refurbished and fenced. $550 / month. • 2 bed, 1 bath, with A/C, stove, frig, washer, dryer and fence. $475 / month.
X 28¢ )
For the first 15 words. Minimum charge Number of additional words. (If ad has more than 15 words.) Attention Getter $2.00
Cost for your word ad for one week.
Number of weeks to run the ad
Total cost of ad
4. Send the Ad to the San Manuel Miner Call (520) 385-2266 or mail this coupon in to San Manuel Miner, P.O. Box 60, San Manuel AZ 85631. You may send check or money order. No Cash Please. You may pay with Visa, MasterCard or American Express. CC#__________________________Expir: _________
5. Your Information (Required to place ad) Name: ______________________________________ Address: ____________________________________ Phone: _____________________________________
June 13, 2012
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
Find your next rental here!
Deluxe 1, 2, & 3 bedroom apartments in Mammoth starting at $425. Water, trash, and DirecTV included. 520-487-2005 3 BR house in Oracle on 5 acres. All elec. Gated, private well, $800/ mo., incl. water only. 520-818-1111 3 Bdrm/2 Bath dbl-wide mobile home in Oracle. Quiet area. $625/ mo. + Sec. dep. 520-909-4700 3 BR/2 BA house with fabulous view of Santa Catalinas. Quiet neighborhood in Oracle, covered carport, office/studio and workshop. $775. No pets, no smoking. 520-896-9030 One, two and three bedroom houses with new carpet, stove and refrigerator, 385-2019
81. Commercial Prop.
100. Real Estate
2 bedroom, 1 bath. Stove, refrig, included. Fenced yard. Call 520-385-2260
3 BR, 2 BA house, 415 Rolfs Ave. in Mammoth. All appliances included, big yard. $600/month + util. Call 520-235-1344 or 520-235-7233
7,000 sq.ft. building for sale $90,000 129 N Main Street, Mammoth. Liquor license also available. Tom 520-982-0200
Avenue B San Manuel – Clean 2 bed, 1 bath unfurnished, $535/ month including sewer fee – pets negotiable. Call 910-465-9611
100. Real Estate
DEALS! FORECLOSURES, CLOSEOUTS in Western New Mexico. Multiple subdivisions, from 3-140 acres, priced from $16,995 and up. Utilities, Trees, Views. Hurry Call NOW! 888812-5830 www.hitchingpostland. com. (AzCAN)
Clean, Convenient Storage Video Surveillance Please Call for Rates
HOTEL LODGE MINI STORAGE APARTMENTS
Oracle Land & HomeS 100. Real Estate Oracle Rentals
• 4217 N. Alice Dr. $500 Private location, nice views, all electric, includes water. Avail Aug. 1st • 2020 W. Paseo Redondo $650 Available 6/15/12. Spacious two bedroom with AZ Room, fenced yard, shed • 945 W. American Ave. $700 3bd, 2ba with fenced yard, incl. well water • 1639 N. Calle Futura $425 2 bdrm, wash/dryer hookup, on its own lot • 2348 E. Mt. Lemmon $750 Well maintained 3bd ,2ba, dblewide on a private lot with with lots of trees. • 705 Robles Rd. $800 Nice 3 bd, 2ba home with newer carpet & paint includes AZ Room, FP, and screened in porch. • 2305 W. Paseo Redondo $800 Lovely 2bd, 2ba, 3 car garage, modern home with very nice kitchen. • 1040 W. Barbara Place $900 Spacious 3bd MH, oversized 3+ acres lot, new carpet, new paint, front and
• 127 W. 4th $600 Tile throughout, AC, fenced, 1/2 month’s rent off at move in • 318 Ave A $450 Recently Updated! Must See! • 1013 W. 2nd Ave $675 Lovely home with beautiful kitchen, wood floors, fenced yard, shed, AC
Call Diane Estrada at (520) 419-6888
Professional Property Management REALTOR
with tenant screening, & credit reports.
EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY
81. Commercial Prop. FOR RENT 800 sf or 3,200 sf in Mammoth Plaza on Main Street. Call Tom 520-982-0200 9/27tfnK
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. ADVERTISE YOUR HOME, property or business for sale in 86 AZ newspapers. Reach over 1 million readers for ONLY $330! Call this newspaper or visit: www.classifiedarizona.com. (AzCAN)
EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY
Amy Whatton Realty
Oracle. $35,000 OBO. Call 520-385-6155
Phone: 928-812-2816 Email: amy41@Q.com Helping families find their dream homes since 1986.
Helen Knudson, Agent
22 McNab Parkway San Manuel 385-4627
EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY
~ Oracle Office 1812 W. American Ave. • 896-9099 email@example.com • www.OLHoracle.com Se habla Espanol
HELEN VINSON, BROKER, 400-0242
• AGENTS •
BONNIE BUSHEY, 487-9211 ANGIE SALAZ-CONTRERAS, 975-4483 THERESA TROOP, 400-8292 DIANE ESTRADA, 419-6888 GREG CURTIS, 241-0712
Member Tucson Multiple Listing Service
Notary Public Service
TWO BEDROOM, 1 BATH 123 Ave. A Clean, well kept home with enlarged kitchen, remodeled kitchen and bath, carpet/cermanic flooring, C/L fence and all appliances. $59,900. THREE BEDROOM, 1 BATH 20 Ave. A Lovely home with beautiful fenced yard. Fruit trees & large shed. Upgrades & views. Includes appliances. Backs to desert. $65,000. THREE BEDROOM, 1-3/4 BATH 201 Avenue I Pride of ownership evident in this home on large landscaped corner lot. Metal roof, A/C, wood privacy fence, 3 garages, workshop, carpet & ceramic flooring, all appliances. $126,900. 211 4th St. Garage and carport, ceramic tile in kitchen, room addition with own 1/2 bath, laundry in large hallway. $36,100. 212 Nichols Beautifully remodeled home, 2 car slump garage & workshop, room addition with Knotty Pine, Pergo flooring, Italian tile and appliances. $154,900. 627 4th Ave Vinyl siding, 200 amp service, workshop, room addition, skylights and built up front yard with retaining wall. $49,900.
82003 E POWERLINE DRIVE MLS#: 21206915 Large spacious home built in 2006 has over 2300 sq ft and sits on 2.5 acres with mountain views in every direction. 4 Bedrooms plus huge media/family room with surround sound and projection TV which stays. Large eat in kitchen with quality cabinets and ceramic countertops. Acreage is partially fenced. $ 119,900
TWO BEDROOM, 1 BATH 85600 Hussey St. Brick home on 5 acres, well maintained home on hilltop with views of the Galiuro Mountains and private well. $134,900.
•3bd, 1 ba home, fenced yard, in nice neighborhood, 2 car carport. $70,000. •Upgraded Cavco MH on 2.5 ac. on Florence Hwy., horse facilities, well, views. Only $99,000. •Spacious, well built home on top of the hill, 4-car attached garage, 3-car detached garage on 3.7 ac. $385,000. •1,500 sq. ft. MH, 2 bd/2ba, AC. Being Sold As-Is. $39,000. •Open floor plan, passive solar design, amazing views. Very secluded. $209,000. •Terrific house with wood fenced backyard, large trees in front. Two bedroom two bath with family room, formal dining or den. A must see! $109,000. •Large mobile home with large covered front and back porch, storage unit. $35,000. •MH in quiet neighborhood with large porches, fenced yard. $38,000. •’71 MH needs work, great lot, utilities in place, horse property. $49,000. •3 bdrm, 2 bath home, carport converted to large room, FP, fenced yard. $90,000. •4 bdrm, 2 bath block home in established neighborhood. $100,000.
•2.5 ac land, borders state land, build your custom home, utilities at street. $150,000. •4 beautiful 1 ac home sites, owner may carry, utilities at lot line. $82,000. •Fabulous views from this 3.3 ac. hilltop parcel, homes only area. Great Price. $139,900. •Beautilful views from this lot in Oracle, utilities at lot line, Perc test done. $69,995. •2.5 ac horse property with great views, site - built or MH. $50,000. •1.36 ac lot, homes only, good views, owner will carry. $110,000.. •REDUCED!! 3.3 ac. on Linda Vista Rd with great views, ready to build, utilities at road. $164,900. •Beautiful hilltop views from 5 ac. parcel. Can be split. Horse property. Well Share. $89,500.
•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. •20 ac. of flat usable land on Florence Highway, 2 wells, completely fenced. $189,900.. •Premium lot with boulders, 1.04 acres of outstanding views of Picacho Peak, BioShpere, Catalina Mountains plus beautiful sunrises and sunsets. $65,000. •7.14 ac. in Oracle with 360 deg. viewås. Can be split, horses allowed, MH or site built ok. $150,000. •1ac. 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 $34,900.
•Affordable Green Living! 4+ acres with fabulous views and a home with many solar features. See to appreciate. $180,000. •Large well-kept home 3bd, 3 ba, rock fireplace, RV carport, well and city water. 500 sq ft. Beauty shop included. $229,000. •3 lots to choose from. Great views, paved roads, city water and sewer available. $12,500, $15,000 or $17,000. Make offer. •Large well-kept home, great views, 3 bd, 3ba, 616 sq. ft. basement with its own entrance, rock fireplace with pellet stone insert, large RV carport includes a 500 sq.ft. beauty shop with equipment. $249,000.
•3.92 ac. on Barrows Pl. with hilltop views. You can have site-built or MH, horse property. $59,000. •5 bdrm on 40 ac, Redington Road, Artesian well. $250,000. •2 ac. parcel in Mammoth w/older MH & shop. Has been surveyed into 4 parcels or you can build on it. $65,000. •Almost 1/2 ac. with MH that has a lot of upgrades added recently, hanidcap ramp. $29,000. •Just under 44 acres for your own little ranch, hilltop location south of Mammoth. $344,000. •PRICED REDUCED! Hilltop views beautiful open plan, custom kitchen cabinets, SS appliances, wood burning fireplace. $125,000.
3506 Apache Joe Dr. Very nice home on 1.25 ac corner lot. 4 bedrooms and 2 full baths, split bedroom floor plan, seller just installed new front and back steps, new back door and replaced entire skirting. $54,900. Open Monday-Friday After hours or evenings call: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. TONYA LARgENT ....................................... 520-256-1095 Available by appt. anytime. BILL KELLAM.............................................. 520-603-3944 MIKE gROVER ............................................ 520-471-0171 SHARON FLAKE ......................................... 520-483-0657 EQUAL PAULA MERTEN-BROKER......................... 520-471-3085 REALTOR
Oracle Listings - Homes
•Lots of privacy in this 2 bd, 2 ba. MH on 1.3 ac. covered with Oak trees, home has new roof and cooler. $75,000. •Solid brick home on 1/3 ac., with oak trees and a spacious backyard. Wood, slate and travertine floors, ceiling fans, wood burning heat. $159,000. •Excellent MH on 2.5 ac. with fantastic views, split floor plan with large MB, block skirting, covered deck. $78,500. •Lovely slump block home high on a hill with unobstructed views, 4 bd, 2 ba in pristine condition. $199,000. •Nice property for a great price. Mobile home with bedroom and bathroom on each end, large screened porch. $45,000. •Views in every direction from this lovely MH on 1.25 ac., heated swiming pool, horse property, everything you could want! $195,000. •Beautiful 2300 s.f. MH on 2.5 ac. with amazing views, plenty of room inside and out. $119,900.. •Owner will carry with with 50% down. This commercial building used as a feed store has great potential. $199,000. •Bordering National Forest on 2 sides this spacious 4 bd home has wonderful views. Rastra custom home, well and city water. $330,000.
1/2 acre, American Ave,
Home for sale by owner. Easy qualification $1950 down. 520-955-9597
• 203 Ave J 3 bedroom, 1 3/4 bath, 2 car garage - $122,000 • 701 N. Giffen 4 bedroom, 3 1/2 Bath Drastically Reduced - $250,000
Please consider us if you’re thinking of selling your home. Your hometown real estate company is here to help. If you’re planning to purchase a home, we’ll be happy to assist you in finding the right home with the right financing for your needs.
Commercial lot, approx.
100. Real Estate
Tri-Com Real Estate
100. Real Estate
1585 N CALLE ZAMORA MLS#: 21212348 Concrete block home in established neighborhood. $ 100,000
•Horse P 3.34 ac p •Comm constru building •Choos build on •4 lots, offers. $ •Uniqu $49,90 •Half ac $29,000 •One a trees. $ •REDU Close t electric •4 view Utilities •3.31 ac
•Mamm availab •3ac. w $49,00 •Histor corrals •Seclu acres. •3-lots leveled $70.00 Sacato
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
June 13, 2012
Water supply requirements discussed at Public Hearing By Mila Lira About a dozen residents from the Copper Corridor gathered to hear a presentation on water adequacy a proposed change to the Countyâ€™s subdivision code by the Pinal County Planning and Development office. If the change is approved by the Board of Supervisors the new code will require any new subdivision that
has more than six lots to demonstrate that the development will have adequate water to serve the proposed lots. This amendment would only affect areas that are not in an Active Management Area (AMA). Currently this amendment would only affect the eastern side of Pinal County including the incorporated communities of Kearny, Mammoth and Winkelman
(the Pinal County portion) and the unincorporated areas of the Copper Corridor. Should the Board of Supervisors approve the amendment the incorporated communities will also have to amend their subdivision codes. If approved the adequate water supply amendment will require the developer of six or more lots to do a hydrological study to determine if there
was a 100 year supply of water to sustain the development. Hydrological studies generally cost $15,000 to $50,000. The costs could increase if a study well has to be drilled to complete the process. The Arizona Department of Water Resources determines whether or not a subdivision has an adequate water supply based on physical water availability, legal
RETURN PAYMENT ALONG WITH A SIGNED PARTICIPATION WAIVER Hayden: Yolanda Marquez (520) 356-3212 Ray: Rosa Aguirre (520) 356-2201 CBRR: Rikki Galka (520) 356-7730
water availability, financial capability to build the necessary systems and water quality. The amendment would also give the Pinal County Board of Supervisors the ability to grant an exception to the amendment if the property meets the following criteria: There are no feasible alternatives and there is no significant risk to health or safety. If water will be trucked in from a municipality, the municipality must consent. If the water being trucked is groundwater, the source must meet all state laws, and any additional requirements of the board. When the incorporated communities amend their subdivision codes, they will be able to create their own exemption code. Dedrick Denton, a Planner II from the Planning and Development office, conducted the meeting. He explained that this change if approved would only apply to new subdivisions that have not already been recorded at the county. He reviewed several examples on how this proposed amendment would apply. For instance those subdivided properties who are already recorded no matter how large will not have to go through this amendment process, however if that same property is subdivided again and into 6 separate parcels for a development then the developer would have to complete a adequate water hydrological study. The study would not be required if the parcels were split five or fewer ways. The hearing was part of the process to approve the amendment. The next step for the amendment will be for the Planning and Zoning commission to review the amendment then make recommendation to the Board of Supervisors. It is expected that the Board of Supervisors may be ready to vote on the amendment by late summer or early fall. Mammoth Public Works Director David Garcia
expressed his concerns on behalf of the town that this amendment could hurt potential development because of the added cost to build a subdivision. He explained that the amendment if approved would cost the proposed Cielo subdivision another $60,000 to $80,000. He also explained that based on his experience Mammoth has at least a 200-year supply of water. Supervisor Pete Rios was in the audience to hear the presentation and to hear from the residents in attendance. Rios explained that these hydrology studies help the developers to determine if there would be an adequate amount of water to serve the development. In the event that a proposed development did not have enough water the developer would have to truck the water in at a much higher cost than the initial hydrology study. Developers who develop in communities that are in an AMA are not only required to meet the 100 year requirement but they are also required to return a percentage of water back to the aquifer. The Pinal County amendment would not require the return of water to the aquifer. The amendment will also not affect economic development as far as commercial operations unless the business subdivides their commercial property. Commercial developments are required to submit necessary permitting to the Arizona Department of Water Resources to ensure there is a sustainable water source for the business and ensure that the business would not hurt the current supply of water. This amendment was recommended by the Pinal County Water Element Citizens Task Force. The task force recommended that the county consider a water adequacy amendment. The Countyâ€™s comprehensive plan was amended to prompt the board to consider this amendment.
Published on Jun 20, 2012
See Page 6 Also In This Issue: San Manuel Proudly serving as the Tri-Community’s source of weekly news since 1954 Fish and Wildlife Service...