Proudly serving as the Tri-Community’s source of weekly news since 1954 Vol. 57 No. 26
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
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Local honor students visit the nation’s capitol, Big Apple
We did it … Theresa Throop, Maggie DeBlock (President SBCO), Paula Morgan (Co-Director/Vice President Kids’ Closet), Pat Ford (Co-Director VP Kids’ Closet) stand outside the Mammoth Town Hall last month after getting ofﬁcial approval from the Mammoth Town Council to relocate the Kids’ Closet to property owned by the town. (Submitted photo) Sightseers ... National Junior Honor Society members from Mountain Vista School in Oracle and their travel buddies pause for a photo outside a famous location. Can you guess where? (Submitted photo) In what has become an annual pilgrimage, members of the Mountain Vista School’s National Junior Honor Society journeyed across the country to tour the nation’s capital and experience the sights and sounds of New York City. On May 31, 10 NJHS members, along with six adults and a member of the National Honor Society from San Manuel High School, traveled to Washington, DC, and New York where they spent five days touring. While they were there they toured the Capitol, visited Arlington Cemetery where
they witnessed the changing of the guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, went to Ford’s Theater, and visited many memorials including the Jefferson, Lincoln, WWII, Korean War, Vietnam and the 9-11 Memorial at the Pentagon. While in New York, students enjoyed seeing The Lion King on Broadway, shopping in Times Square, riding the subway and a ferry to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty, and visiting Ground Zero. The students have been planning the trip since last August. They participated
in many fundraising events in order to raise money for the trip. They were also the beneficiaries of a $3,950 grant from The SaddleBrooke Community Outreach and from many private individuals who donated through tax credit. The students who went on the trip were Bo Shimmin, Jacquelyn Moffett, Paige Padilla, McKenzie Vincent, Samantha Buckler, Rebekah Peoble, Adriana Berumen, Devan Parkhurst, Anissa Kraetsch, and Dalton Glove. Adults from Mt. Vista included Darlene Cavanaugh who
teaches third grade, Principal Dennis Blauser, and Nannette Soulé, NJHS sponsor. Megan Sanchez represented the NHS from San Manuel High School. The parents who went along were Dawn Martinez, Lizeth Peoble, and Lorraine Berumen. The trip to Washington, DC has become an annual event for the NJHS students at Mountain Vista. It’s an exciting cultural event where the students are exposed to many wonderful experiences along with sleep deprivation as they try to cram so much site seeing into such a short amount of time.
By John Hernandez Last week while reading the Arizona Daily Star I came across a photo and memoriam of Hal Eustice in the obituary section. It was in memory of the
20th anniversary of the death of “Coach” Harold Lawrence “Hal” Eustice on June 18, 1991. For those of you too young to remember Coach Eustice, he was the baseball coach at San Manuel High School from 1961 until 1965. He started his coaching and teaching career in 1960 in San Manuel. He was an assistant football coach under Fred Littau. In his first year as baseball coach his team won the conference championship. This was the start of the winning tradition of the San Manuel Miners baseball program. In 1963 he led the Miners to their first State Championship. Overall his teams won five district championships. He left after the 1965 season to be head baseball coach at Cochise College in Douglas, Arizona. He
offered two of his San Manuel seniors baseball scholarships at Cochise. Greg Parker and Donnie Payne went on to play for him at Cochise Junior College and would later receive university baseball scholarships – Greg at the University of Nebraska and Donnie at Northern Arizona University. As we all know Donnie Payne recently retired from a distinguished career as the baseball coach of San Manuel High School. I am sure he can tell you some great stories about Coach Eustice and the influence he had on Donnie’s life and career. I refer to Hal Eustice as “Coach” although I never actually played baseball for him. If you followed San Manuel baseball back then, you knew who Hal Eustice was. My freshman year I remember the first day of baseball practice to this day. There was a little bit of snow on the ground and it was miserably cold. We thought the practice would be cancelled but Coach Eustice wanted to take a look at us younger players. He had us out on the field running, catching fly balls and grounders. If you have ever caught a hard hit ball while your hands are freezing cold you may understand what the practice was like. All I remember is that Coach Eustice’s teams were fundamentally sound and they hustled. They had a winning attitude and competed hard. He commanded respect and you wanted to play for him and do your best. Hal Eustice went on to coach at Hartnell Junior College in
Salinas, California and then at Sahuaro High School in Tucson. He coached 21 years at Sahuaro where his teams won 16 division championships, two State runnerup and three State titles. He had a career record of 436 wins. He was named Coach of the Year three times by the Tucson Citizen, AAA Coach of the Year (1974) and State Baseball Coach of the Year (1984) by the Arizona Daily Star. Hal was named All-Star Coach of the Year for four years by the Arizona Coaches Association. In 1986 he was inducted into the High School Coaches Hall of Fame. He is a member of the Pima County Sports Hall of Fame and the Arizona Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. As an Arizona Baseball Coaches Association Hall of Fame member, he shares the honor with two other San Manuel baseball coaches, John Bunch and Donnie Payne. I think it would be safe to say that Coach Eustice influenced the two coaches that followed him and San Manuel High School baseball. During his lifetime he guided and mentored many young lives, not only teaching them about baseball but about life. The family of Hal Eustice has started a web page in his honor and is looking for stories and comments to share with others and pass along to their children. I am sure there are many of us around that remember Coach Eustice and have some good stories to share. For details about the web site contact Mary Beth at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Remembering Hal Eustice
Coach Hal Eustice (File photo)
Two future hall of fame coaches in the making: Donnie Payne and Hal Eustice. (File photo)
Kids’ Closet moving to Mammoth By John Hernandez The Kids’ Closet which has been located at the Gardner Learning Center in San Manuel for many years will be moving to Mammoth next year. SaddleBrooke Community Outreach (SBCO) will be building a permanent 12,000 square feet structure on land owned by the Town of Mammoth. The building will be located on a 2+ acre site adjacent to Mammoth Elementary School on Highway 77. They are hoping to break ground in September and have the building in operation by May 2012. The Town of Mammoth has agreed to lease the land to SBCO for 30 years with an option of a longer lease. SaddleBrooke Community Outreach decided a move was warranted and they needed more room. The current area at Gardner is 10,000 square feet. The new building will give them more storage space and make it easier for the volunteers that will work there. More than 10,000 new pairs of pants were given out last year. That’s a lot of pant and a lot of room needed to store them. Another reason for the new building is that it would cut the drive time for the kids from San Carlos by at least one hour. Over one third of the kids that use their services are from San Carlos. Kids from Mammoth could also walk to the school instead of being bused to San Manuel. “The Mammoth-San Manuel School district has been so fabulous with us,” said Paula Morgan, Co-Director/Vice President of Kids’ Closet. “They have agreed to let us stay at Gardner until the new building is ready to move into. Dr. Ron Rickel and John Ryan have been great and we would like to thank them for working
with us.” There will be three areas and activities in the new building. One section will have two classrooms where the kids pick out their books, eat lunch and wait for their turn to shop with the Kids’ Closet volunteers. Bathrooms will also be located in this area. When the classrooms are not in use by Kids’ Closet, they can be used by the Town of Mammoth for meetings and classes. They can also be used for summer enrichment programs for the kids. The warehouse section will be where the new clothes, shoes, etc. will be stored. The third section will be filled with new clothes, underwear, new shoes, jackets, jogging sets, short sets, hats, belts, toiletries, etc. for the kids to shop for. The SBCO volunteers say that “this room will be filled with laughter, fun, and lots of oohs and aahs as they pick out their clothes and shoes.” See Kid’s Closet, Page 10
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San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Tribute Antonio ‘Tony’ Rios Lopez September 30, 1937 – June 22, 2011
Antonio “Tony” Rios Lopez passed away June 22, 2011 peacefully with his family by his side. He is now reunited in heaven with his wife, Fina; parents, Genaro and Margarita, brothers, Ventura, Guillermo, and Pablo; sisters, Lenora and Margarita; and many other family members and friends. He is survived by sons, Anthony (Maria) and Michael (Christine);
daughter, Judy; grandchildren, Angelica, Nastassia, Juanita, John, Anthony Jr., Caitlin, Nathaniel, Mikayla, Patrick and Kirsten; great-grandchildren, Jazzie, Emily and Cheyenne; stepchildren, Larry Verdugo (Kathleen), David (Sandra), Richard, Phillip (Marylou) and Jenny Martinez; grandchildren, David, Jason, Brian, Carmen Alicia, Richard, Gino, John, Melisha, Theresa, Sarah,
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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 18 Criminal damage was reported in the 1900 block of West American Avenue, Oracle. A sign was grafittied. June 18 A mountain lion was seen in the vicinity of Sierra Oaks School, Oracle. June 18 Criminal damage was reported in the 39000 block of South Buena Vista Drive, SaddleBrooke. Mailboxes were smashed on the entire block. June 18 Criminal damage to a construction site was reported in the 38000 block of South Running Roses Lane, Eagle Crest. See Sheriff, Page 4
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Letter to the Editor: Vandalism is shocking Editor, San Manuel Miner: I was shocked and pained when I saw the ruthless destruction of the billboard located near the Oracle Post Office. The billboard and its message represents freedom of speech (a founding principle of our nation), whether one agrees with the message or not. The vicious vandalism represents how an arrogant individual will work in the shadows to suppress freedom of speech by violently and
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Editor, San Manuel Miner: The Mammoth Committee For The People members, Chairman Roy Romero and
Treasurer John Hill, have started circulating recall petitions for current Mammoth Town Council Members, Robert Koch and Bart Goff. The grounds for both petitions are as stated: Councilman Robert Koch, for not taking serious the responsibility of being a town council member. Councilman Koch has made decisions that do not represent what is best for the entire town, but, for only a select few. He has, on at least one occasion, violated Arizona Revised Statute 38503, and, has not upheld the responsibilities given to a councilman, by the State of Arizona, nor follow through with the responsibilities of Arizona Revised Statute 9-240. Councilman Bart Goff, for not taking seriously the responsibility of being a town council member. Councilman Goff has made decisions that do not represent what is best for the entire town, but,for only a select few, has not upheld the responsibilities given to a councilman by the State of Arizona, and, did not follow through with the responsibilities of Arizona Revised Statute 9-240. We the people feel that a public official must conduct themselves in an impartial manner, and, in the best interest of the citizens of Mammoth. We also feel it is necessary to recall these two council members from office, in the best interest for the future of Mammoth and, most importantly, in the best interest for the citizens of Mammoth. We strongly believe that The Town of Mammoth citizens need to unite and move forward toward a more positive direction. The recall petitions have been circulating within the Town of Mammoth for the last two months. Several citizens have had tremendous support in collecting signatures for the recall against Councilman Koch and Goff. The deadline to submit the recall petitions to the Town of Mammoth Town Clerk/Town Manager is July 28. If you would like to sign the recall petitions, please feel free to contact the following citizens: Roy Romero, 487-2071; John Hill, 487-9221; Juan Barcelo, 487-213; or, Bernie and Gina Medina, 487-9675 /s/ John Hill Editor’s Note: Arizona Revised Statute § 38-503 is about conﬂict of interest, employment prohibitions and can be found, explained, h e r e : h t t p : / / l a w. j u s t i a . com/codes/arizona/2005/ title38/00503.html Arizona Revised Statute § 9-240 is about General powers of common council and is explained here: http://law. onecle.com/arizona/citiesand-towns/9-240.html
Letter to the Editor: Petitions circulating for recall of Mammoth Councilmen
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CHANecdote #3: Home Sweet Bulgarian Home! Dear Friends and Family, When Bulgarians invite you into their home, you instantly become one of their own . . . that is one of the endearing aspects of this culture and what makes Bulgaria such a special place. It doesn’t matter how old you are or how many times you’ve literally been “around the block”, you instantly become one of their children . . . one of their very small children. And this is especially true when hosting a visitor from a strange foreign land--they feel responsible for your health, happiness, and wellbeing. I have adopted a new family in Bulgaria and I would like to think they’ve adopted me too . . . the Boegevi family. I taught English to their youngest daughter, Tanya, when she was in the 9th grade. Tanya came to see me off when I left Bulgaria after my Peace Corps service had ended, and she was a welcome sight when I was trying to heave two bulging duffel bags out of my block apartment (down several flights of stairs) and onto a bus to return to the capitol (Sofia) as my crazy landlady was pelting me (full force) with bowls and crazed Bulgarski. Tanya and one of the other girls from her class showed up to say goodbye and, needless to say, they were a WELCOMED sight!!! Tanya and I have kept in touch over the years and now I am blessed to stay with her parents this week, even though Tanya is now living and going to school in Sofia. So, I was reminded of this special aspect of Bulgarian culture today when I decided to venture to the town’s center and find some remnants of my old Peace Corps host family, whom I’ve kind of lost contact with over the years. I think I have officially become a Bogoeva as my departure was an immediate cause of worry. My new Maika and Bashta fluttered around me . . . making sure I had my phone, reminding me not to get lost and to watch out for gypsies trying to steal all of my money, cautioning me to be careful of crazy Bulgarian drivers when crossing the street (“they don’t stop”), making sure that I had a jacket and an umbrella, worrying about where I was going and when I would be home, etc. “Don’t worry,” I reminded them in gentle Bulgarian. “I used to live here . . . I know Panagyurishte . . . don’t worry, yes I have my phone and yes I’ll watch out for gypsies, drivers, stray dogs, rain, and whatever else that could threaten my happiness, safety, health, and well-being.” And then I was off, realizing that I am staying in a slightly unfamiliar side of town and I
get lost in my own bedroom. I mean, when I was in the Peace Corps, I ended up at the wrong dentist’s office in Sofia and didn’t realize it until the man was about to drill all of my teeth! YOWCH!!! So, I walked and walked (literally in circles). . . not completely sure how to get to the center even though I just did it with Tanya the other day. I hiked boldly through the cobblestone streets, bypassing goat and horse droppings (as well as the occasional stray dog or stray child), observing a lazy Panagyurishte Sunday unfold before my eyes . . . . ahhh, it’s good to be home!!! I trudged through the little town, getting lost in its magical crevices, watching as old men slowly loaded their horse carts, old women hobbled through the streets on wooden canes, fathers greeted one another and paused to shoot the breeze, and mothers pulled little children by the hands to make a visit to the nearest little shop in order to purchase fresh bread and tart Bulgarian yogurt. I finally found my way to familiar territory and the center of town and, by this point, I was worn out and on the verge of vertigo after all of the twisting and turning, so I made a pit stop at one of the cafes in the center
for a plate full of hot french fries covered in salty Bulgarian cheese and an ice cold Coke. I sat in that cafe for awhile, sipping my Coke and eating my fries, watching as the world passed me by. When I finally continued on to my host family’s house, I finally knew exactly where I was going as I wound my way to their little house, cobblestone by cobblestone. I arrived at the Kostovi home only to find the house all locked and to find out from the neighbors that most of the family is working in Italy (the last time I was here, just the mom and Dad were working in Italy, but others have soon followed suit), however my host sister is apparently living with here grandma (at least some of the time) in a nearby village . . . this has become a mystery that I would love to figure out and I would love to find a way to at least see my host sister either here or there . . . hopefully. So, a little disappointed at the sudden lack of a Bulgarian family and determined to let the Bogoevi’s know they were officially adopting me, I occupied the rest of my time (until my new Maika called, wondering where I was) at a new decent-sized chain supermarket that has recently sprouted up in Panagyurishte. I
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would have LOVED that thing when I lived here. It’s a big, red “eyesore” that just doesn’t seem to fit, yet I marveled all of of the choices in the aisles that would have driven a famished Peace Corps Volunteer positively WILD . . . more than just the two standard Bulgarian cheeses (they have SWISS and even blue cheese there!), tons of cereals and pastas, and even BEEF. And, wouldn’t you know it, Oreo cookies have made their way to Bulgaria . . . who would have thought?!!? I bought a few things, slipped a few cookies to the poor starving stray dogs that were breaking my heart outside the store (without any Bulgarians seeing, mind you, so that I didn’t get any lectures for feeding the strays), and continued on my way. I won’t tell you how I found my way home . . . that’s another story! ;-) Charting a Path Along Those Cobblestone Streets, Chantel :-) Editor’s Note: Chantel has started a daily blog to document her time in Bulgaria. If you wish to read about her adventures, head over to this website: http:// chantelsloan.wordpress.com. Chantel teaches kindergarten at Oracle Ridge Elementary School in Oracle.
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Letter to the Editor: Verizon meeting set for July 7 at Oracle Community Center
Mammoth and Dudleyville: Recycling bins moved to Dudleyville Landfill
Editor, San Manuel Miner: For Tri-Community residents interested in the results of the search for an alternate
FLORENCE – Recycling bins located in Dudleyville and Mammoth are being relocated by Pinal County crews to the Dudleyville Landfill. The recycling bins at the Oracle Transfer Station are unaffected by this change. The decision to move the bins came after multiple instances of individuals discarding their household trash in the recycling bins. Cross-contamination with non-recyclable materials typically results in the entire load being rejected. The raw recyclable materials are then unmarketable. Chairman Pete Rios stressed that the recycling program will continue. “It is not coming to an end,” Chairman Rios said. “Recycling is an important part of our ‘going green’ program in the rural areas. Unfortunately, there are some
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time. Based on the results of their study, the final site selection for this proposed single-tower installation will be announced. In addition, on hand at this meeting will be Pinal County District One Supervisor Pete Rios and representatives from the Oracle Fire Department. Comments and questions from the public on this public safety issue will be welcome. Thank you, /s/ Ross Hopkins
June 19 A power line was reported down across the road at North Cody Loop Road just above the school in Oracle. PCSO contacted Bureau of Indian Affairs and was told that there would be at least an hour before a crew could arrive on scene. Oracle Fire was notified of the emergency. June 19 A person reported losing a handgun in the 48000 block of East Panther Butte Road, SaddleBrooke. The gun had been placed on a vehicle and then the driver left without retrieving the gun. June 19 Criminal damage was reported in the 100 block of North Giffin Avenue, San Manuel. Three of a vehicle’s tires were slashed. June 19 Burglary was reported in the 200 block of East Main Street, San Manuel. A business was broken into and a cash register was stolen. June 20 Two students at Sycamore Academy, 36000 block of South Mount Lemmon Road, Oracle, were reported as runaways. June 20 Theft of tires and rims was reported to PCSO in Oracle. June 20 Theft of copper wire was reported in the 27000 block of South Republic Road, San Manuel. June 20 A citizen reported finding the remains of a cash register behind the San Manuel Self Storage. June 21 PCSO received a 911 call from the COD Ranch, Oracle, about a six-month-old child who had been stung on the back of the ear by a baby scorpion. The child was having a severe reaction. The call was turned over to Oracle Fire Department. June 21 Criminal damage was reported in the area of South Clubhouse Drive and East Edwin Road, SaddleBrooke. A traffic sign and gate was damaged. June 22 A resident of the 200 block of East Fifth Street, San Manuel, reported that the home had been egged. No damage was done to the residence. June 22 Johnny A. Welch Jr., 26, Oracle, was arrested in the area of El Paseo and Calle Zamora, Oracle, on three warrants for interfering with judicial proceedings. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail. June 23 Burglary was reported in the 500 block of North Cody Loop Road, Oracle. Miscellaneous items were taken from a yard. June 23 Criminal damage was reported in the area of East Mount Lemmon Highway and American Avenue, Oracle. June 23 Theft of copper wire was reported to PCSO in San Manuel. June 23 Criminal damage was reported at the Upper Fast Stop, San Manuel. June 23 Betty Lynne Creel, 61, San Manuel, was arrested in the 900 block of Third Avenue, San Manuel, on a warrant for driving on a suspended license. She was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail.
Continued from Page 2 June 19 Matthew Bryan Phelps, 19, San Manuel, was arrested in the 500 block of South Avenue A, San Manuel, and charged with taking the identity of another, criminal impersonation and two counts of forgery. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail in Florence. June 19 Burglary was reported in the 1200 block of West Neal Street, Oracle.
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people who misused these bins and dumped their trash in them. We made the decision to move them to an area where the bins can be more closely monitored.” Chairman Rios added that the free waste disposal voucher program is also still a valuable benefit for residents in the eastern part of Pinal County. “The voucher program is alive and well,” said Chairman Rios. “Obtaining a waste disposal voucher allows residents to dispose of residential debris three times per year. There is no need to use our desert as a dumping ground. It’s unsightly, unhealthy and it’s against the law.” The vouchers are a replacement for the free dump days that used to take place throughout the San Pedro Valley area. Pinal County See Recycling, Page 7
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Wednesday, June 29, 2011
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
Sea Lions remain undefeated The San Manuel Sea Lions traveled to Coolidge on Saturday to compete in a swim meet against Coolidge and San Tan Valley. After the close meet in the San Manuel Pool a couple of weeks ago, it looked like the Coolidge Dolphins may have what it takes to end the Sea Lions’ five-year winning streak, especially at a meet held in Coolidge. The Sea Lion swimmers showed up ready to race in every event and took the early lead and never looked back. The Sea Lions won with 894 points, the Coolidge Dolphins finished second with 724 points, and the San Tan Valley Barracudas finished third with 141 points. The coaches were overjoyed with the performance of Sea Lions swimmers. Swimmer after swimmer posted best times in an unfamiliar pool, on an extremely hot day, when the team needed it the most. A total of 14 team records were broken on Saturday. Swimmers breaking team records included the following: Will Newman (11), Arielle Gray (12), Meghan Cook (15), Parker Gray (15), and Maya Gort (17). Two swimmers turned in outstanding performances: Michael Primero-Predgo (10), and Will Newman (11) both had the perfect day, each winning all eight events they entered. The following swimmers had first place finishes on Saturday: Tabitha Kellam, 7, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Evan Apuron, 8, (IM, Fly, Back, Free, 50 Free, Free
Library Lines: News from the Mammoth Public Library By Diana Stirling We’ve been having so much fun at Mammoth Public Library! And we’re not finished yet. There are still a few spaces left in the silkscreen workshop scheduled for Saturday, July 9, at 1 p.m. Teens will design their own t-shirts and print their designs using silkscreen techniques. The program is free—everything is provided. Teens from all three of our communities are invited to participate. Call now to reserve your spot. This month’s book club selection is These Is My Words by Nancy Turner. This novel is set in Arizona during Territorial times and is based on the life of the author’s grandmother. For those who enjoy history, romance, and novels set in the old west, this one is sure to be a winner. Stop by the desk to pick up a copy. Our book club meets on Saturday, July 30, at 11 a.m. Mammoth Library is looking for volunteers. If you have four hours a week that you’d like to spend serving the community in an enjoyable atmosphere, please give us a call or stop by the desk to let us know. We’ll sign you up for our next volunteer training session. Please note that beginning the week of August 1, our library hours will be changing. Our new hours will be Monday, 4-8; Tuesday and Wednesday, noon-6; and Saturday, 9-1. We’ll be closed Thursday, Friday, and Sunday. We’ll continue with our current hours through the month of July, but we will be closed Monday, July 4, in observance of Independence Day. For more information about any of our programs, or for help signing up to write online movie and book reviews, contact us at 520487-2026 or come by the library, 125 Clark Street (in the basement of Town Hall) in Mammoth.
Relay); Brian Mulholland, 7, (Free Relay); Saul Noriega, 7, (Free Relay); Darien Apuron,10 , (Fly, Back,
Free Relay); Gianna Sweeney, 10, (IM, 100 Free, Free, Free Relay); Kiah Blank, 9, (Medley Relay, Free Relay);
Michael Primero-Predgo (10) takes a breath during a race. (Jeanine Apuron photo)
Coach Alex, giving his pre-meet pep talk to the Sea Lions. (Jeanine Apuron photo)
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Michael Primero-Predgo, 10, (IM, Fly, Back, Breast, Free, 100 Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Nakia Brown, 10, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Morgan Cook, 11, (Breast, Free Relay); Piper Gray, 10, (Free Relay); Will Newman, 11, (IM, Fly, Back, Breast, Free, 100 Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Arielle Gray, 12, (Fly, Back, Breast, Free); Mikey Garcia, 12, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Michael Sanchez, 13, (Fly, Back, 100 Free) Timothy Mulholland, 14, (IM, Breast, Free); Meghan Cook, 15, (Fly, 100 Free, Breast, Free, Medley Relay); Amara Apuron, 15, (Medley Relay); Maya Gort, 17, (IM, Back, Medley Relay); Parker Gray , 15, (IM, Fly, Back, Breast, Free, Medley Relay, Free Relay); Wayne Newman, 16, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); Colten Smith, 16, (Free Relay); Ross Payne, 17, (Medley Relay, Free Relay); This was the first swim meet for Kelsie Brooks (5) who competed in the Butterfly and Freestyle. Raya Woods (11) was named Sea Lion Beast of the Week for her huge improvement in every event she swam. Raya’s achieved personal best times in every event on Saturday and completed the challenging butterfly for the first time. The Sea Lions next meet will be the Central Arizona Swim League Relay Meet held on July 9 in Parkside Florence. There is still time to join the team - contact Alex or Wendy Gort at 896-2190 or stop by the San Manuel Pool between 4:30 and 6 p.m. for more information.
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San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
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• ORACLE PUBLIC LIBRARY has increased its hours. The library is now open Fridays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Come in and see our renovated office area, new computer carrels, and updated bookshelves. Oracle Library is at 565 E. American Avenue. For more information and for our hours, please call 896-2121. • If you are interested in having an eye exam through the San ManuelOracle Lions Club’s Sight-N-Hearing program, please call coordinator Bernadette Cuevas at 520-858-5848. Exams are $40 and if enough people express an interest, the club can sponsor the Arizona Eye Med Unit. • MAMMOTH/WINKELMAN EARLY HEADSTART The Mammoth/ Winkelman Early Head Start is accepting applications for children 0-3 years for the 2011-2012 school year. Children must be three before Aug. 31, 2011 and need to bring in proof of birth, guardianship, income and immunizations. Children with disabilities accepted. Call 487-2843 for more information. • Sea Lions Swim Team registration is currently underway. Swimmers from 5-18 years old of all abilities are welcome. Fees are $45 per swimmer (with family discounts available) for the Summer season. Registrations forms can be found at the sealionsswimteam.com. Please Call Alex or Wendy Gort for more information at 896-2190. Practices have begun and swimmers may register at the San Manuel Pool Monday - Friday between 4:30 and 6 p.m. • Sierra Oaks School is now enrolling students for the 2011-2012 school year. If you would like your child to attend Sierra Oaks next year, please call the school at 520-896-3100 to enroll. Availability is limited, so please call soon. • First Avenue Elementary School is enrolling children for its 2011-12 Preschool Program for children who are three or four years old. Children must be 3 or 4 before Sept. 1, 2011. Students already enrolled in the 3 year old program do not need to enroll for the 4 year old program. The district is also accepting registrations for the four-year-old preschool at Mammoth Elementary STEM School. Students must be four years old before Sept. 1 to attend. Packets can be picked up at the office beginning July 28. For more information, please contact Mrs. Christian at 385-4341 or Lusiana Castillo at 487-2242. • Free swimming lessons are being offered at the San Manuel and Mammoth pools courtesy of the SaddleBrooke Community Outreach and Mammoth-San Manuel Community Schools. Lessons are taught by Red Cross certified guards. Lessons start June 7, June 21, July 5 and July 19. Sessions are two weeks long, are about 30 minutes per day and meet Tuesday through Friday. For more information about lessons in Mammoth, call 487-2031. For more information about lessons in San Manuel, call 385-9854. • Due to training and vacation schedules, Supervisor Rios would like to inform constituents of a change in office hours for the week of June 27 to July 1. The Mammoth office will be open on Tuesday, June 28, and Thursday, June 30, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. If you have any questions, please contact the office at 487-2941 or 520-866-7830. If you require immediate assistance during these times, please contact the Florence office at 520-866-6211. • The San Manuel Rotary will be moving its meeting to the Sun Live Conference Center in San Manuel beginning June 28. The club will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Lunch is not provided but attendees are encouraged to bring a sack lunch. • In response to the closing of Gordon‚s IGA food store, Adelante Juntos Coalition will enlist the service of staff and students from their AMIGOS mentoring program and the Summer Bridges program to provide a grocery shopping and delivery service for residents of San Manuel. Each Tuesday and Thursday beginning Tuesday, June 28,2011, AJC staff and students will pick up grocery lists from area residents and go into Basha‚s and Walmart in Oro Valley to do shopping for Tri-Community residents. There will be a $25 service fee to help pay for gas and upkeep of the agency van that will be used to make the grocery runs. EBT clients can make in-kind donations to support the youth programs or do 3 hours of community service at AJC as their service fee. Beginning on June 27th AJC staff will begin taking your grocery orders the shopping are Tuesday‚s and Thursdays. Residents can write up their own grocery list and then call AJC to have it picked up or send their grocery list via fax to 520-385-3029 or email your list to the staff at email@example.com. For more information, call Betty at the AJC Project Office at 520-325-3028.
• Winners in the San Manuel-Oracle Lions Club Father’s Day Raffle are: Donetta Wright ($25 IGA Gift Certificate), Billy Doitch ($10 Romo’s Gift Certificate), Lysette Campa ($10 Romo’s Gift Certificate), George Wright (sixpack cooler) and Linda Doitch (wash bucket and misc. items). • The San Manuel-Oracle Lions Club will reschedule its rummage sale after July 4. • Friday, July 1, 7 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 C.O.D. Ranch at 7 a.m. For reservations or more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. • Monday, July 4, noon to 4 p.m., the San Manuel Swimming Pool will be open for free swimming on Monday, July 4, from noon to 4 p.m. • July 11-15, 6:30-9 p.m. Mammoth Assembly of God Church Vacation Bible School. Hero Headquarters, where kids join forces with God. Learn about Bible heroes unnamed and unknown, but not unnoticed by God. Heroes do the unexpected, take action, step out in faith, save the day, and stand for truth ! ! Join us for worship, stories, activities, snacks, service projects, and crafts. Call 520-487-2219 for information or questions. One Day, one Choice made a difference. . . and their lives were changed forever! • The Mammoth-San Manuel Community Schools BIG Talent Show will be held July 16. Come show the talent everyone knows you have. You must come to Community Schools to sign up June 29 from 6-8 p.m. • July 25-29, 6-8 p.m., Living Word Chapel will host its annual Vacation Bible School. Are you ready for a ton of fun at Mega Sports Camp! Come for a week of non-stop action. There will be Bible lessons and applications, snacks, music and sports. For more information, please call 520-896-2771 or email email@example.com. • Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays Join San Manuel’s Walking and Exercise Group. Healthy living doesn’t happen at the doctor’s office – exercise. From 8-9:30 a.m. at Gardner Middle School’s gym. Sponsors ask for a $1 donation to help with the utility costs. • Bridge is played at the Oracle Community Center Tuesdays from 1-2 p.m. Call Ethel Amator at 896-2197 for more information. • Canasta is played at the Oracle Community Center on Mondays from 9 to noon, and Bingo from 1 to 2 p.m. • Community Band Growing, Musicians Sought. Musicians are needed, especially brass and woodwinds, for the San Manuel Community band, the Noisemakers. Contact Rob Roberts at 520-385-4682. • Game Day at the Oracle Community Center is on Thursdays from 9 a.m. to noon. Come and play Scrabble or chess. • 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. • Oracle Community Center membership cards are available at the center’s Monday lunch. • Oracle Community Center sewing and knitting. January and February, Viola Pogany is teaching knitting Wednesdays from 1:30-3:30 p.m. A supply list is offered or bring your own yarn and needles. Call Susie Cochran for more information at 896-2935. • Second and Fourth Fridays of the Month, 10:30 a.m., San Manuel Library Toddler Story Time. The San Manuel Public Library will begin hold story time for toddlers on the second and fourth Friday of each month at 10:30 -11:00 a.m. There will be stories, song and fingerplays. No registration is required for the free program. • The Community Schools Gym, located in the basement of San Manuel High School Auditorium, is open from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Admission is free.
Amid the exciting sights and sounds of the city, kids will learn that they can connect faith and life, through a relationship with Jesus. During their time in the city, kids will visit Worship at Times Square, and, Bible Study at Battery Park. While touring New York City, they will, also, visit Midtown Snacks, Mission Central, Music Backstage, the Playground, and, the Crafts District. It’s Vacation Bible School, at First Baptist Church of San Manuel, like you’ve never experienced before! Children, from five years of age - sixth grade are admitted free, from 6 - 9 p.m., Monday – Friday, July 11 -15. Join us for a parade at 9:30 a.m., on Saturday, July 9, to decorate your bicycles and wagons. We will return to the church, afterward, for hot dogs and punch! Also, a special event has been planned for Wednesday, July 13, at 6 p.m. The Big Apple Adventure will be an event to remember! Come and join us For a free ride to VBS, please call 385-4655!
TRI-COMMUNITY Psalm 1:2
Church Directory 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
Clubs, Meetings & Community Services
• 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. • PINAL COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT HOURS Pinal County Health Department has changed it’s hours for the Mammoth, San Manuel and Oracle areas. WIC, immunizations and STD services are available in Mammoth Wednesday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Family Planning will be the 2nd and 4th Friday of each month in Mammoth. For appointments, please call 1-866-960-0633. Walk-ins are welcome. WIC services in San Manuel will be every Monday. Call the number above for an appointment. WIC in Oracle will be every Friday. Call for an appointment at the above number. Immunizations in Oracle will be the 2nd Friday of each month. Walk-ins are welcome. • 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) 11:45 AM, BRIDGE AT THE SAN MANUEL SENIOR CENTER Bridge is back! There will be an indoctrination and refresher session from 11:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Bridge games will begin at 12:30. There will be pass outs to help you learn the rules and counting in Contract Bridge. • EVERY TUESDAY, 7:00 AM ROTARY MEETING. at the San Manuel Golf Club every Tuesday at 7 AM. • EVERY TUESDAY, Play Bridge Tuesday at the Oracle Community Center beginning at 12:30. Everyone welcome. Call Mary at 896-2604 or Ethel at 896-2197. • 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 Adelante Juntos Coalition building, 101 Avenue B, 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. • 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, 1011:30 AM. For more information, contact Kay Ham 385-2835.
Hey Kids! Grab a cab ... and head to the Big Apple Adventure! VBS starts July 11, kick off parade July 9
• 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 385-2714 or 385-2142. Now open Sunday at noon. • Wednesdays, ARCHERY CLASSES Desert Fox Archery youth meet every Wednesday afternoon at the archery range next to the airport. This drug-free program is for all youth ages seven to 17. The annual fee is $5 to join the Tri-City Archers Club, which also provides insurance to the member. If interested, call Rob Roberts at 385-4682. There is some equipment available for beginners. • 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 (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 museum 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 library at 1 p.m. • Thursday (2nd Thursday of the Month), 6 PM, ORACLE SCHOOL BOARD The Oracle School Board meets the second Thursday of each month at Oracle Ridge School. Please contact District Office at 896-3072 for more information. • 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. • Friday (1st Friday of the Month) Mammoth Historical Society meets at 1 p.m. at the Mammoth Public Library. • 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. • SATURDAYS, 8:00 AM, SAN MANUEL OPEN AIR MARKET The San Manuel Farmer’s Market is held every Saturday morning from 8 a.m. to noon at 801 McNab Pkwy, in front of the Community Presbyterian Church. New vendors are always welcome with either produce, food items, or artisan/craft objects. Bring a table and $5. Under cover, rain or shine. Every Saturday is combined with a swap meet. Call Genevieve at 385-4463, or Doris at 2122244.
To add an item to the community calendar please submit information to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 385-2266. Listings are free, however, the MINER reserves the right to edit or refuse submissions.
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
Oracle Union Church American Ave., Oracle • 896-2544 Near Mt. Lemmon Turnoff “A community church for a world community.”
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. Monday: 4th Sunday of the month: Joyful Music Celebration 4 p.m. with potluck to follow.
Pastor: Rev. Jeff Dixon
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
The Potter’s House 212 Main Street, Mammoth 385-4153 Pastor Mario Sanchez Jr.
Sunday: Sunday School Morning Service Evening Service Wednesday: Mid-Week Service
10 - 10:45 a.m 11 a.m. 7 p.m. 7 p.m.
Worship Service 10:30 a.m. Pastor: Dr. Ed Nelson
Church of Christ
First Southern Baptist Church
Sunday: 10 a.m., 11 a.m., & 6 p.m. Wednesday: 7 p.m.
99 Nichols, San Manuel
Short & Jones Street, Mammoth Interim Pastor Frank Ogden • 487-2488
Oracle Seventh-Day Adventist Church
9:45 a.m. 11 a.m. 6 p.m. 6 p.m.
Saturday: Sabbath School 9:30 a.m. Worship Service 11 a.m. Pastor John Roybal
Sunday: Sunday School Worship Evening Service Wednesday:
“Where the Gospel is preached.”
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.
First Baptist Church
103 W. Galiuro, Mammoth, 487-2120
Sunday: Sunday School 9:45 a.m. Morning Worship 11 a.m. “The Church On The Hill”
2150 Hwy. 77, Oracle
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.
God’s Filling Station 341 N. Hwy 77, Mammoth 520-487-2249
11 a.m.-12 p.m.
Inter-denominational in that we encourage fellowship with Christians of all faith. Nondenominational in that we have no formal connection or commitment to any denomination. Biker Friendly Church!
Pastors Charles & Deborah Morelan Come as you are – All are welcome
To be included in the weekly church listing, call the San Manuel Miner 385-2266.
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
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these leadership positions. These leaders have worked hard and distinguished themselves above their peers in a competitive internal selection process, which over 50 eligible Deputies
Use of ﬁreworks banned
FLORENCE – Due to the extreme fire risk and the fact that nearly one million acres have already burned in parts of Arizona, the Pinal County Board of Supervisors today enacted a ban on the use of consumer fireworks. While Arizona Revised Statutes 36-1606 made it possible for people to purchase consumer fireworks, the statute also allows counties to ban the use of fireworks if a “reasonable risk of wildfires” exists. While it is not against the law to purchase fireworks, discharging them in unincorporated Pinal County is against the law while the ban is in effect. The Board can lift the ban in the future when the risk has subsided due to increased rains. This ban pertains to consumer fireworks in all of unincorporated Pinal County. Residents within Pinal County’s incorporated communities should check with their local city or town before including fireworks in their celebrations. Similar bans are in effect in other jurisdictions including Maricopa County, Pima County, Coconino County, Cochise County, State Trust Lands and the Bureau of Land Management. The ban does not affect or cancel commercial fireworks displays. Community fireworks shows are likely to still take place, albeit with heightened care. According to data tracked by the National Interagency Fire Center, wildfires have claimed more than 3.1 million acres in the United States since the start of the year. A total of 3.2 million acres were lost to wildfires last year – for the whole year. A CNN report indicates that the number of acres burned thus far in 2011 is three times the 10-year average. “We have dispatched Pinal County employees to assist with the Wallow Fire and Monument Fires,” Supervisor David Snider said. “We have been fortunate to have no loss of life but the property loss is incredible. We cannot afford to take the chance and add to the strain on our firefighting resources.” “I support this action due to the tremendous risk our state is facing. Some of the most beautiful terrain in Arizona has burned. Extreme fire risk coupled with no rain is already a recipe for disaster. We cannot add fireworks to the mix,” Vice Chairman Bryan Martyn said. “These fires are making a bad situation worse. The cost to fight wildland fires is phenomenal and we’re under intense financial strain as it is. When the rains come and the risk subsides, we can look at lifting the ban,” Chairman Pete Rios said after the meeting.
Continued from Page 4 residents can obtain a voucher at the Board of Supervisors’ office located at 118 South Catalina in Mammoth. To receive your free waste disposal voucher you must bring a current utility bill showing your name and service address to provide proof of residency. If you have more than one residence, you can only receive a voucher for your primary residence. Each voucher will allow for disposal of one truck load of residential debris at the Oracle Transfer Station 2100 East Oracle Transfer Station Road or at the Dudleyville Landfill, Highway 77 in Dudleyville. Please remember that the person who obtains the voucher must be present when redeeming it at the landﬁll or transfer station. The hours for the Dudleyville landfill are: Monday-Friday 8:00 am until 3:00 pm. It is also open on the first Saturday of each month from 8:00 am until noon. For more information on the vouchers please call Chairman Rios’s office at (520) 8667830 or (520) 487-2941.
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has office hours at Sun Life Family Health Clinic in San Manuel. He also has office hours in Oro Valley and Marana. Call (520) 7421900 for an appointment. Tucson Eye Physicians is a well established, thriving ophthalmology medical practice with its office in Tucson and recently added San Manuel location. Founded in 1987, Tucson Eye Physicians has been providing surgical, medical and lens prescription needs to Tucson and surrounding community. Dr. Peter Kaufer relocated with his wife and four children to join the Tucson Eye Physicians at the end of 2007 after many years of providing excellent care in Pleasanton, California. Dr. Kaufer is available at other locations in the Tucson area. Call Tucson Eye Physicians for the nearest location.
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Truth in Taxation Hearing Notice of Tax Increase Thursday, July 21st, 2011 at 7:00 p.m. In compliance with Section 42-17107, Arizona Revised Statutes, is notifying its property taxpayers of Town of Mammoth’s intention to raise its primary property taxes over last year’s level. The Town of Mammoth is proposing an increase in primary property tax rate to 2.6295 from 1.8193. For example, the proposed tax increase will cause Town of Mammoth’s primary property taxes on a $100,000 home to increase from $181.93 to $262.95. This proposed increase is exclusive of increased primary property taxes received from new construction. The increase is also exclusive of any changes that may occur from property tax levies for voter approved bonded indebtedness or budget and tax overrides. All interested citizens are invited to attend the public hearing on the tax increase that is scheduled to be held at 7:00 p.m. Thursday July 21st, 2011 at the Mammoth Town Hall in Council Chambers. MINER Legal 6/29/11, 7/6/11
Local resident Douglas Peoble was one of four deputies who recently received promotions to the rank of Sergeant at the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office. On June 13, Pinal County
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Ralph Herrera Shooting Range update: new lanes to be added This past week, the footing for the stem wall for the additional shooting lanes was completed at the Ralph C. Herrara Shooting Range in Mammoth. The new shooting
deck will be extended to 16 lanes, from the original six lanes. While there is no date set for completion, when the Range projects are finished,
the additions will include a restroom and ramadas, thanks to financing through a grant from the Arizona Game & Fish, the San Pedro Valley Lions Club and, most importantly, area volunteer manpower, all working together with Ralph
Herrera, Shooting Range Director. Ralph Herrera, Shooting Range Director, and, the San Pedro Valley Lions Club, would like to thank the diehard volunteers for their support and dedication.
Town of Mammoth, Arizona Public Hearing on the Fiscal Year 20112012 Proposed Annual Budget The Town Council of the Town of Mammoth will hold a Public Hearing on the 2011-2012
Final Budget for the Town of Mammoth on July 21, 2011, 7:00 P.M. at the Mammoth Town Hall for the purpose of hearing taxpayers and making tax levies. A copy of the Fiscal Year 2011-2012 Budget is on
display at the Mammoth Town Hall, 125 N. Clark Street, Mammoth, Arizona, 7:30 A.M. 4:30 P.M., Monday through Friday. Adoption of the Final Budget will be considered at the Regular Council Meeting to be held on
Thursday, July 21, 2011, 7:00 P.M. at the Town Council Chambers, 125 N. Clark St., Mammoth, Arizona. /s/ Rachelle Sanchez, Town Clerk MINER Legal 6/29/11, 7/6/11
TOWN OF MAMMOTH Summary Schedule of Estimated Revenues and Expenditures/Expenses Fiscal Year 2012
ADOPTED BUDGETED EXPENDITURES/ EXPENSES* 2011
ACTUAL EXPENDITURES/ EXPENSES ** 2011
FUND 1. General Fund 2. Special Revenue Funds
ESTIMATED FUND REVENUES BALANCE/ OTHER THAN OTHER FINANCING NET PROPERTY TAX PROPERTY 2012 ASSETS*** REVENUES TAXES July 1, 2011** 2012 2012 SOURCES <USES> Primary: $ $ $ $60,352 $696,763 Secondary: 906,171 425,060
TOTAL FINANCIAL INTERFUND TRANSFERS RESOURCES 2012 AVAILABLE 2012 IN <OUT>
BUDGETED EXPENDITURES/ EXPENSES 2012
3. Debt Service Funds Available 4. Less: Designation for Future Debt Retirement 5. Total Debt Service Funds 6. Capital Projects Funds
7. Permanent Funds 8. Enterprise Funds Available 9. Less: Designation for Future Debt Retirement 10. Total Enterprise Funds 11. Internal Service Funds 12. TOTAL ALL FUNDS
EXPENDITURE LIMITATION COMPARISON 1. Budgeted expenditures/expenses 2. Add/subtract: estimated net reconciling items 3. Budgeted expenditures/expenses adjusted for reconciling items 4. Less: estimated exclusions 5. Amount subject to the expenditure limitation 6. EEC or voter-approved alternative expenditure limitation
The city/town does not levy property taxes and does not have special assessment districts for which property taxes are levied. * Includes Expenditure/Expense Adjustments Approved in current year from Schedule E. ** Includes actual amounts as of the date the proposed budget was prepared, adjusted for estimated activity for the remainder of the fiscal year. *** Amounts in this column represent Fund Balance/Net Asset amounts except for amounts invested in capital assets, net of related debt, and reserved/restricted amounts established as offsets to assets presented for informational purposes (i.e., prepaids, inventory, etc.).
TOWN OF MAMMOTH Summary of Tax Levy and Tax Rate Information Fiscal Year 2012
TOWN OF MAMMOTH Summary by Fund Type of Revenues Other Than Property Taxes Fiscal Year 2012
1. Maximum allowable primary property tax levy. A.R.S. ¤ 42-17051(A)
2. Amount received from primary property taxation in the current year in excess of the sum of that year's maximum allowable primary property tax levy. A.R.S. ¤ 42-17102(A)(18)
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT GRANTS
B. Secondary property taxes (1) Current year's levy (2) Prior yearsÕ levies (3) Total secondary property taxes
Total Capital Projects Funds $
169,227 4,000 2,800 117,271 293,298
170,000 2,500 2,500
170,000 4,000 2,500 117,271 293,771
ENTERPRISE FUNDS Water Enterprise Fund METERED WATER SALES TURN ON, REPAIR & CONNECT MISCELLANEOUS REVENUE FAIRFIELD AGREEMENT
4. Property taxes collected* A. Primary property taxes (1) Current year's levy (2) Prior yearsÕ levies (3) Total primary property taxes
Sewer Enterprise Fund SEWER SERVICE CHARGE TURN ON, REPAIR & CONNECT SEWER MISCELLANEOUS PENALTY REVENUE
5,250 5,500 6,000 2,750 19,500
15,000 8,000 10,000 2,000 35,000
6,000 6,000 6,250 0 18,250
Total Enterprise Funds $
TOTAL ALL FUNDS $
Sanitation Enterprise Fund REFUSE SERVICE CHARGE Cemetery Enterprise Fund SCHEDULE LOT SALES VAULT SALES OPEN & CLOSE MISCELLANEOUS REVENUE
5. Property tax rates A. City/Town tax rate (1) Primary property tax rate (2) Secondary property tax rate (3) Total city/town tax rate
B. Special assessment district tax rates Secondary property tax rates - As of the date the proposed budget was prepared, the city/town was operating no special assessment districts for which secondary property taxes are levied. For information pertaining to these special assessment districts and their tax rates, please contact the city/town.
TOWN OF MAMMOTH Summary by Department of Expenditures/Expenses Within Each Fund Type Fiscal Year 2012
SCHEDULE B ScHEduLE B TOWN OF MAMMOTH Summary by Fund Type of Revenues Other Than Property Taxes Fiscal Year 2012
1,450 800 90,550 39,033 24,500 471,969 27,090 7,000 79,388
Total General Fund $
282,180 0 350,000
SPECIAL REVENUE FUNDS HIGHWAY USER FUND LTAF COPS/RICO GRANTS MISCELLANEOUS GRANTS
ESTIMATED REVENUES 2012
EXPENDITURE/ EXPENSE ADJUSTMENTS APPROVED 2011
ADOPTED BUDGETED EXPENDITURES/ EXPENSES 2011
GENERAL FUND MAYOR & COUNCIL PLANNING & ZONING BOARD ADMINISTRATION MAGISTRATE ATTORNEY POLICE LIBRARY DETENTION SERVICES PARKS
ACTUAL REVENUES* 2011
ESTIMATED REVENUES 2011
* Includes actual revenues recognized on the modified accrual or accrual basis as of the date the proposed budget was prepared, plus estimated revenues for the remainder of the fiscal year.
* Includes actual property taxes collected as of the date the proposed budget was prepared, plus estimated property tax collections for the remainder of the fiscal year.
SOURCE OF REVENUES
C. Total property taxes collected
ESTIMATED REVENUES 2012
B. Secondary property taxes C. Total property tax levy amounts
ACTUAL REVENUES* 2011
CAPITAL PROJECTS FUNDS
3. Property tax levy amounts A. Primary property taxes
ESTIMATED REVENUES 2011
SOURCE OF REVENUES
Intermittent lane closures on State Route 79 for vegetation removal will resume next Tuesday through July 28 The Arizona Department of Transportation will continue removing dense vegetation along the shoulders of State Route 79/ Pinal Pioneer Parkway on Tuesday (July 5) in an effort to reduce the risk of brush fires and improve visibility. Crews will work on the project Monday through Thursday each week until Thursday (July 28). Intermittent lane closures on northbound and
RE: Reference No: 6814USDA Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recorded: May 24, 2011 Loan Number: 767737 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Trust Deed recorded in Instrument No. 121841, Docket No. 2018, Page No. 588, 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 24, 2011 at 10:00AM of said day: Legal: Lot 44 And West 43 Feet Of Lot 45, Jones Place, According To The Plat Of Record In The Office Of The County Recorder Of Pinal County, Arizona, Recorded In Book 6 Of Maps, Page 39. Except The West 38 Feet Of Said Lot 44. AKA: 405 E 5th St Eloy, AZ 85231 Tax Parcel Number 411-05-123F 7 Original Principal Balance $ 46,000.00 Name And Address Of Original Trustor Oletha Marie Cannon, Wife Of Isiah Cannon, As Her Sole And Separate Property 405 E 5th St Eloy, AZ 85231 Beneficiary United States Of America, Acting Through Rural Housing Service, United States Department Of Agriculture 230 North 1st Avenue Suite 206 Phoenix, AZ 85003 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 24, 2011 /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 24, 2011, 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/ TW 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: 6/8/11, 6/15/11, 6/22/11, 6/29/11
southbound SR 79 will cause delays for motorists between the hours of 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. each work day. What to expect during work hours: • Northbound and southbound lanes between mileposts 98 and 122 on SR 79 will be affected. • Traffic will be intermittently restricted to one lane of travel in one-mile segments along SR 79 to ensure worker and motorist safety while heavy equipment is in the area. • Crews will lead vehicles and alternate traffic through the lane closures in the work zone. • Motorists can expect delays of up to 15 minutes while traffic alternates in each direction. • The speed limit will be reduced to 40 mph. • Drivers should proceed through the work zone with caution, slow down, and be alert for construction equipment and personnel. • Motorists traveling between Oracle Junction and Florence should allow extra time for travel. The schedule is subject to change due to a variety of reasons, including weather, material availability and mechanical difficulties. ADOT works to inform the public about planned highway restrictions, but there is a possibility that unscheduled closures or restrictions may occur. Weather can also affect a project schedule. To stay upto-date with the latest highway conditions around the state, visit the ADOT Traveler Information Center at www.az511.gov or call 5-1-1.
5.25 inches $176.40
BUDGETED EXPENDITURES/ EXPENSES 2012
ACTUAL EXPENDITURES/ EXPENSES* 2011 $
1,300 250 78,000 37,875 22,500 578,325 31,500 7,000 39,775
199,175 0 0 15,000
264,980 0 200,000
229,875 125,500 106,250 48,425 510,050
293,963 145,303 106,000 58,976 604,242
Braving the hot weather ... Johnny Johnson, Mark Garcia, Johnny Garcia, Mario Placencio, Rick Bailey, Matthew Fish, Tony Washburn, Billy Romero, Ralph Herrera, Dan Ebrson, Reyna Herrera and Little Ralphie Valencia braved the hot weather to lay the footing last week. All were treated to most welcomed breakfast at the Lion’s Den on Main Street, cooked by Reyna Herrera and served by Little Ralphie Jr. (Submitted photo)
15,500 0 78,412 37,689 24,500 549,568 18,300 7,000 26,146
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GENERAL FUND Local taxes SALES TAX
Licenses and permits BUSINESS LICENSE & PERMITS BUILDING PERMITS LIQUOR LICENSE Intergovernmental STATE SALES TAX STATE REVENUE SHARING- U.R.S. AUTO LIEU TAX Charges for services SOUTHWEST GAS FRANCHISE CABLE FRANCHISE CLEAR CHANNEL LEASE CINGULAR LEASE BALL FIELD LIGHTS/DEPOSITS PARKS & REC CONTRIBUTIONS SWIMMING POOL RECEIPTS POLICE REVENUES DISPLAY SUSPENDED PLATES
5,000 777 1,000
132,189 171,475 109,658
132,189 171,475 109,658
107,886 126,606 62,994
9,000 0 2,000 12,000 750 250 2,500 45,000 300
2,000 12,000 1,000 1,000 2,500 62,900 700
600 1,000 550 0 2,700
800 1,000 500 0 2,500
1,000 2,500 600 36,000 2,700 60,000 90,000
Total General Fund $
4,500 500 200
Interest on investments INTEREST INCOME Miscellaneous LIBRARY FINES RENTAL INCOME COURT CARRYOVER COPS/RICO GRANT MISCELLANEOUS COURT REVENUES REVENUE TRANSFERS MISCELLANEOUS REVENUE
4,000 750 250
2,000 12,000 500 150 2,500 35,000 1,500
Fines and forfeits COURT FINES & FORFEITURES
SPECIAL REVENUE FUNDS Highway User Revenue Fund GAS TAX REVENUE 1/2 CENT ROAD TAX
Total Highway User Revenue Fund $
Local Transportation Assistance Fund LTAF REVENUE $ LTAF MATCHING FUND Total Local Transportation Assistance Fund $
0 0 0
350,000 0 350,000
Total Special Revenue Funds $
Miscellaneous Grants COPS/RICO GRANTS MISCELLANEOUS GRANTS
0 0 0
0 7,500 7,500
0 0 0 200,000 0 200,000 425,060
Total Special Revenue Funds $
Total Capital Projects Funds $
ENTERPRISE FUNDS WATER ENTERPRISE $ SEWER ENTRPRISE SANITATION ENTERPRISE CEMETERY ENTERPRISE Total Enterprise Funds $
293,298 151,600 106,000 53,185 604,083
CAPITAL PROJECTS FUNDS COMMUNITY DEV. GRANTS
INTERNAL SERVICE FUNDS
Total Internal Service Funds $ TOTAL ALL FUNDS $
$ 0 3,047,888
* Includes actual expenditures/expenses recognized on the modified accrual or accrual basis as of the date the proposed budget was prepared, plus estimated expenditures/expenses for the remainder of the fiscal year.
ADOPTED BUDGETED EXPENDITURES/ EXPENSES
EXPENDITURE/ EXPENSE ADJUSTMENTS APPROVED
ACTUAL EXPENDITURES/ EXPENSES *
BUDGETED EXPENDITURES/ EXPENSES
SCHEDULE E 90,550 90,550
Department: Magistrate MAGISTRATE (Gen. Fund) $ Department Total $
Department: Police Department POLICE (General Fund) $ DETENTION SERVICES Department Total $
471,969 7,000 478,969
578,325 7,000 585,325
549,568 7,000 556,568
Department: Library LIBRARY (Gen. Fund) $ Department Total $
Department: Public Works PARKS (General Fund) $ HIGHWAY USER FUND WATER ENTERPRISE SEWER ENTERPRISE SANITATION ENTERPRISE CEMETERY ENTERPRISE Department Total $
79,388 282,180 293,298 151,600 106,000 53,185 965,651
39,775 199,175 229,875 125,500 106,250 48,425 749,000
26,146 264,980 293,963 145,303 106,000 58,976 895,368
Summer Festivals & Events Annual Lavender Festival June 23 - July 3 - Weekends Red Rock Ranch - Concho
TOWN OF MAMMOTH Summary by Department of Expenditures/Expenses Fiscal Year 2012
DEPARTMENT/FUND Department: Administration ADMINISTRATION (Gen. Fund) $ Department Total $
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Medieval Mayhem July 8 - 10, 2011 Mountain Meadow Rec Complex Top of the Pines Disc Golf Tournament July 9 - 10, 2011 Mountain Meadow Rec Complex
White Mountains Roundup Cowboy Poetry, Art & Music July 15 & 16, 2011 Blue Ridge High School
High Mountain Music Fest August 13 & 14, 2011 Mountain Meadow Rec Complex
Cook Off in the Pines July 16, 2011 The Orchard at Charlie Clark’s
White Mountain Sheriff’s Posse BBQ August 13, 2011 Pinetop-Lakeside
Native American Art Festival July 15, 16 & 17, 2011 Blue Ridge High School
Triathalon in the Pines August 13, 2011 Show Low Aquatic Center
Page 1 of 2 * Includes actual expenditures/expenses recognized on the modified accrual or accrual basis as of the date the proposed budget was prepared, plus estimated expenditures/expenses for the remainder of the fiscal year.
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
Madison Avenue on American Avenue: new store to open By John Hernandez Carol Cosgrove spent months researching the possibility of opening “a fun and affordable place to shop local.” Carol is originally from
New Jersey where she was a teacher at a private school. She contacted some friends of hers back east who are buyers for Macy’s, Nordstrom, Saks, and Neiman-Marcus. Her friends
set her up with some contacts in Los Angeles and things started to fall into place. Her shop, Penni Wyz Boutique, will offer the best fashions and accessories from
both coasts. “I can offer a little bit of Madison Avenue on American Avenue,” Carol said. Penni Wyz Boutique is located in Oracle at 1880 West American Avenue, next to Class’e Looks N Oracle hair salon. “Oracle has so many offerings. Food market, great places to eat, hair and nail salons, exercise, massage, florist, library, community center, great schools, artists, and the list goes on. Shopping, eating, and donating local helps build our community and gives opportunity for others to bring in new venues,” Carol said. Penni Wyz will be looking for local unique items from local vendors. The grand opening will be on Friday, July 1, beginning at 9 a.m. Regular hours will be 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday each week. Penni Wyz boutique will be offering high end brand names at low end pricing. Fashions
from Mon-Petit, Claiborne, Hilfiger, Jones NY, Alfani and more will be available in sizes from petite to 3X. “We will have top quality merchandise at thrift store prices,” Carol said. “I fully appreciate that retail shoppers feel pinched as gasoline and groceries eat up more of their paychecks. I want to lower the prices and make it affordable for the area.” Carol says to come in and let her know what you like. “If we don’t have it, we can order it for you,” she said. “We all want to feel like the best, most glamorous version
Notice Of Publication Articles Of Organization Have Been Filed In The Office Of The Arizona Corporation Commission For I Name: Climate Kings, LLC. L-16-77938-4. II The address of registered office is: 28211 N Abby Cir, San Tan Valley AZ 85143. The name and address of the Statutory Agent is: Polly Sue Pittman, 1041 N. 95th Place Mesa AZ 85207. III Management of limited liability company is reserved to the members. The names and addresses of each person who is a member are: Shawn Anthony Pittman, 28211 N Abby Cir, San Tan Valley AZ 85143, member. Publish: 6/15/11, 6/22/11, 6/29/11
of you, innately deserving of the finer things. Now you can have it…Save Money-Save Gas- Look Great!” For more information about Penni Wyz Boutique contact Carol at (520) 904-2567 or penniwyzboutique@gmail. com.
Remember the food bank! Public Notice
NOTICE (for publication) ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I. GORHAM SAFETY CONSULTING & SERVICE ENTERPRISES LLC L-1675840-9 II. The address of the known place of business is: 111 E. 5th St Mammoth, AZ 85 618 III. The name and street address of the Statutory Agent is: Registered Agent Solutions, Inc. 638 N. 5th Ave Phoenix, AZ 85003 Management of the limited liability company is reserved to the members. The names and addresses of each person who is a member are: Frances M. Gorham 111 E. 5th Mammoth AZ 85618 manager Frances M. Gorham MINER Legal 6/22/11, 6/29/11, 7/6/11
Arizona Water Company (the “Company”) has released its 2010 Water Quality Report (Consumer Confidence Report) for its San Manuel water system, PWSID 11-020. The Company will not be mailing a copy of the report to its customers, because Arizona Administrative Code R18-4-710 (H1), granted a mailing waiver to small water systems with a population less than 10,000 people. Copies are now available: at the San Manuel office located at 460 Avenue A; via mail by sending a request to Arizona Water Company, P. O. Box 120, San Manuel, AZ 85631-0120; via our website at www.azwater.com; or by calling the local office. The entire report is also printed in the newspaper today. The Company recommends that customers serving more than one housing unit post a copy of the 2010 Water Quality Report in a conspicuous place.
1.75 inches $44.10
Carol Cosgrove welcomes shoppers to her new shop. (John Hernandez photo)
Arizona Water Company (the “Company”) has released its 2010 Water Quality Report (Consumer Confidence Report) for its Oracle water system, PWSID 11-019. The Company will not be mailing a copy of the report to its customers, because Arizona Administrative Code R18-4-710 (H1), granted a mailing waiver to small water systems with a population less than 10,000 people. Copies are now available: at the San Manuel office located at 460 Avenue A; via mail by sending a request to Arizona Water Company, P. O. Box 120, San Manuel, AZ 85631-0120; via our website at www.azwater.com; or by calling the local office. The entire report is also printed in the newspaper today. The Company recommends that customers serving more than one housing unit post a copy of the 2010 Water Quality Report in a conspicuous place.
ARIZONA WATER COMPANY Ð 2010 ANNUAL WATER QUALITY REPORT FOR SAN MANUEL, ARIZONA, PWSID #11-020 Ð This report contains important information about your drinking water. Este informe contiene informaci— n muy importante sobre su agua beber. Arizona Water Company provides groundwater to its San Manuel customers from water supplied by an adjacent water provider. The water supplied by Arizona Water Company complies with all state and federal safe drinking water standards. The data in the accompanying tables are from water samples that have been analyzed by independent laboratories, which are certified by the Arizona Department of Health Services.
ARIZONA WATER COMPANY Ð 2010 ANNUAL WATER QUALITY REPORT FOR ORACLE, ARIZONA, PWSID #11-019 Ð
Water Quality Constituent
Range of Levels (Highest RAA)
This report contains important information about your drinking water. Este informe contiene informaci— n muy importante sobre su agua beber.
Typical Source of Detected Constituent
Inorganics Erosion of natural deposits; runoff from 2010 orchards; runoff from glass and electronics production wastes
Arizona Water Company provides groundwater to its Oracle customers from wells located near Oracle Junction and in SaddleBrooke Ranch. The water supplied by Arizona Water Company complies with all state and federal safe drinking water standards.
6-7* (6) *
The data in the accompanying tables are from water samples that have been analyzed by independent laboratories, which are certified by the Arizona Department of Health Services.
Nitrate (as Nitrogen)
2010 Erosion of natural deposits
2010 Erosion of natural deposits
DETECTED WATER QUALITY CONSTITUENTS Water Quality Constituent
Range of Levels Detected
Typical Source of Detected Constituent
0.02 - 0.04
Erosion of natural deposits; runoff from orchards; runoff from glass and electronics production waste Discharge of drilling wastes; discharge from metal refineries; erosion of natural deposits Discharge from steel and pulp mills; erosion of natural deposits
nd - 5
0.3 - 1
Nitrate (as Nitrogen)
Erosion of natural deposits; water additive which promotes strong teeth; discharge from fertilizer and aluminum factories Runoff from fertilizer use; leaching from septic tanks, sewage; erosion of natural deposits
Radionuclides Alpha Emitters Uranium
Erosion of natural deposits
Average Level Units MRDLG MRDL Detected
Range of Levels Detected
0.3 - 1.4
Average Level Detected
Range of Levels Detected
Haloacetic Acids (five)
nd - 2
By-product of drinking water disinfection
nd - 11
By-product of drinking water disinfection
Chlorine Water Quality Constituent
Typical Likely Source of Detected Constituent Water additive used to control microbes
Average Level Detected
Range of Levels Detected
21 - 61
Water Quality Constituent Chlorine
Units MRDLG MRDL ppm 4 4
Average Level Detected 0.9 *
Range of Levels Detected 0.3 - 1.5 *
Sample Year Typical Source of Detected Constituent 2010 Water additive used to control microbes
Water Quality Constituent Total Trihalomethanes
Average Level Detected 9*
Range of Levels Detected 9 *
Sample Year Typical Source of Detected Constituent 2010 Byproduct of drinking water disinfection
Water Quality Constituent Sodium
Water Quality Constituent
Typical Source of Detected Constituent Corrosion of household plumbing systems; erosion of natural deposits; leaching from wood preservatives Corrosion of household plumbing systems; erosion of natural deposits
In addition to the water quality constituents listed in the above table, Arizona Water Company's water supplies were tested for the following constituents and such constituents were not detected: Total Coliform Bacteria, Antimony, Asbestos, Beryllium, Cadmium, Cyanide, Mercury (Inorganic), Nitrite (as Nitrogen), Selenium, Thallium, 2,4-D, 2,4,5-TP (Silvex), Alachlor, Atrazine, Benzo(a)pyrene (PAH), Carbofuran, Chlordane, Dalapon, Di(2-ethylhexyl) Adipate, Di(2ethylhexyl) Phthalate, Dibromochloropropane, Dichloromethane, Dinoseb, Diquat, Endothall, Endrin, Ethylene Dibro-mide, Glyphosate, Heptachlor, Heptachlor Epoxide, Hexachlorobenzene, Hexachlorocyclopentadiene, Lindane, Methoxychlor, Oxamyl (Vydate), PCBs (Poly-chlorinated Biphenyls), Pentachlorophenol, Picloram, Simazine, Toxaphene, Benzene, Carbon Tetrachloride, (Mono)Chlorobenzene, o-Dichlorobenzene, p-Dichlorobenzene, 1,2Ð Dichloroethane, 1,1Dichloroethylene, cis-1,2-Dichloroethylene, trans-1,2-Dichloroethylene, 1,2-Dichloropropane, Ethylbenzene, Styrene, Tetrachloroethylene, 1,2,4Trichlorobenzene, 1,1,1-Trichloroethane, 1,1,2-Trichloroethane, Trichloroethylene, Toluene, Vinyl Chloride, Xylenes, Aldicarb, Aldi-carb Sulfone, Aldicarb Sulfoxide, Aldrin, Bromobenzene, Bromodichloromethane, Bromoform, Bromomethane (Methyl Bromide), Butachlor, Carbaryl, Chlorodi-bromomethane, Chloroethane, Chloroform, Chloromethane, o-Chlorotoluene, p-Chlorotoluene, Dibromomethane, Dicamba, m-Dichlorobenzene, 1,1-Dichloro-ethane, 2,2Dichloropropane, 1,3-Dichloropropane, 1,1-Dichloropropene, 1,3-Dichloropropene, Dieldrin, 3-Hydroxycarbofuran, Methomyl, Metholachlor, Metribuzin, Propachlor, 1,1,1,2-Tetrachloroethane, 1,1,2,2-Tetrachloroethane, 1,2,3-Trichloropropane, Nickel, and Combined Radium.
In developing new drinking water standards, the EPA has proposed including Radon on the regulated contaminant list with an MCL of 300 to 4000 pCi/L. Arizona Water Company collected samples at a number of its wells in the Oracle water system in 1999 and found the average level of Radon to be 395 pCi/L, with a range from 330 to 460 pCi/L. Additional information on Radon is available from the Safe Drinking Water Hotline (800-426-4791). While your drinking water complies with EPA's standard for arsenic, it does contain low levels of arsenic. EPA's standard balances the current understanding of arsenic's possible health effects against the costs of removing arsenic from drinking water. EPA continues to research the health effects of low levels of arsenic, which is a mineral known to cause cancer in humans at high concentrations and is linked to other health effects such as skin damage and circulatory problems. Note: Data presented are from the most recent testing done in accordance with applicable regulations. Some constituents are monitored less frequently than once a year because either their concentrations do not change frequently or they are not likely to be detected. Therefore, some of the water quality testing data contained herein, although representative, may be more than one year old. If you have questions about this water quality report please contact Regina Lynde, Environmental Compliance Supervisor, Arizona Water Company, P. O. Box 29006, Phoenix, Arizona 85038-9006. Telephone (602) 240-6860 or e-mail email@example.com. In 2003, the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) completed a Source Water Assessment of three ground water wells, which are the sources of water used by Arizona Water Company's Oracle water system. The Assessment reviewed the adjacent land uses that may pose a potential risk to the wells. These risks include, but are not limited to: gas stations, landfills, dry cleaners, agriculture fields, waste water treatment plants, and mining activities. Once ADEQ identified the adjacent land uses, they were ranked as to their potential to affect the wells. The result of the Assessment was a low risk to the sources of water. Residents can help protect sources of water by practicing good septic system maintenance, taking hazardous household chemicals to hazardous material collection sites, and limiting pesticide and fertilizer use. The complete Assessment is available for inspection at ADEQ, 1110 West Washington Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85007, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Electronic copies are available from ADEQ at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information visit ADEQÕ s Source Water Assessment and Protection Unit website at: www.azdeq.gov/environ/water/dw/swap.html.
The EPA requires that Arizona Water Company provide the following information. Drinking water, including bottled water, may reasonably be expected to contain at least small amounts of some contaminants. The presence of various contaminants does not necessarily indicate that water poses a health risk. More information about contaminants and potential health effects can be obtained by calling the Environmental Protection Agency's Safe Drinking Water Hotline (800-426-4791). Some people may be more vulnerable to contaminants in drinking water than the general population. Immuno-compromised persons such as persons with cancer undergoing chemotherapy, persons who have undergone organ transplants, people with HIV/AIDS or other immune system disorders, some elderly, and infants can be particularly at risk from infections. These people should seek advice about drinking water from their health care providers. EPA/CDC guidelines on appropriate means to lessen the risk of infection by Cryptosporidium and other microbial contaminants are available from the Safe Drinking Water Hotline (800-426-4791). The sources of drinking water (both tap water and bottled water) include rivers, lakes, streams, ponds, reservoirs, springs, and wells. As water travels over the surface of the land or through the ground, it dissolves naturally-occurring minerals and, in some cases, radioactive material, and can pick up substances resulting from the presence of animals or from human activity. Constituents that may be present in source water include: (A) Microbials, such as viruses and bacteria, which may come from sewage treatment plants, septic systems, agricultural livestock operations, and wildlife. (B) Inorganics, such as salts and metals, which can be naturally-occurring or result from urban stormwater runoff, industrial or domestic wastewater discharges, oil and gas production, mining, or farming. (C) Pesticides and herbicides, which may come from a variety of sources such as agriculture, urban stormwater runoff, and residential uses. (D) Organics, including synthetic and volatile organic chemicals, which are by-products of industrial processes and petroleum production, and can also come from gas stations, urban stormwater runoff, and septic systems. (E) Radionuclides, which can be naturally-occurring or be the result of oil and gas production and mining activities. In order to ensure that tap water is safe to drink, EPA prescribes regulations which limit the amount of certain constituents in water provided by public water systems. FDA regulations establish limits for constituents in bottled water which must provide the same protection for public health.
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na nd pCi/L ppb ppm
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Action Level, the concentration of a constituent, which, if exceeded, triggers treatment, or other requirements, which a water system must follow The United States Centers For Disease Control The United States Environmental Protection Agency The United States Food and Drug Administration Maximum Contaminant Level, the highest level of a constituent that is allowed in drinking water. MCLs are set as close to the MCLGs as feasible using the best available treatment technology. Maximum Contaminant Level Goal, the level of a constituent in drinking water below which there is no known or expected risk to health. MCLGs allow for a margin of safety. Maximum Residual Disinfection Level, the highest level of a constituent that is allowed in drinking water Maximum Residual Disinfection Level Goal, the level of a drinking water disinfectant in drinking water below which there is no known or expected risk to health. MRDLGs do not reflect the benefits of the use of the disinfectants to control microbial contaminants. None adopted None detected Picocuries per liter Parts per billion, or micrograms per liter (!g/l) Parts per million, or milligrams per liter (mg/l)
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Average Level Detected 110
Range of Levels Detected 110
90th Percentile of Sample Results
Number of Samples That Exceeded the Action Level
Sample Year Typical Source of Detected Constituent 2006 Unknown
Typical Source of Detected Constituent Corrosion of household plumbing systems; 2010 erosion of natural deposits; leaching from wood preservatives Corrosion of household plumbing systems; 2010 erosion of natural deposits
DETECTED WATER QUALITY CONSTITUENTS *Results are from samples taken in Arizona Water CompanyÕ s San Manuel system. All other results are from samples taken in BHP BillitonÕ s system.
In addition to the water quality constituents listed in the above table, Arizona Water Company's water supplies were tested for the following constituents and such constituents were not detected: Total Coliform Bacteria, Antimony, Asbestos, Beryllium, Cadmium, Cyanide, Mercury (inorganic), Nitrite, Thallium, 2,4-D, 2,4,5-TP (Silvex), Alachlor, Atrazine, Benzo(a)pyrene (PAH), Carbofuran, Chlordane, Dalapon, Di(2-ethylhexyl)adipate, Di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate, Dibromochloropropane, Dinoseb, Diquat, Endothall, Endrin, Ethylene Dibromide, Glyphosate, Heptachlor, Heptachlor Epoxide, Hexachlorobenzene, Hexachlorocyclopentadiene, Lindane, Methoxychlor, Oxamyl(Vydate), PCBs (Polychlorinated Biphenyls), Pentachlorophenol, Picloram, Simazine, Toxaphene, Benzene, Carbon Tetrachloride, (Mono) Chlorobenzene, o-Dichlorobenzene, p-Dichlorobenzene, 1,2-Dichloroethane, 1,1-Dichloroethylene, cis-1,2-Dichloro-ethylene, trans-1,2-Dichloroethylene, Dichloromethane, 1,2-Dichloropropane, Ethylbenzene, Styrene, Tetrachloroethylene, 1,2,4-Trichlorobenzene, 1,1,1-Trichloroethane, 1,1,2-Trichloroethane, Trichloroethylene, Toluene, Vinyl Chloride, Xylenes, Aldicarb, Aldicarb Sulfone, Aldicarb Sulfoxide, Aldrin, Butachlor, Carbaryl, Dicamba, Dieldrin, 3-Hydroxycarbofuran, Metho-myl, Metholachlor, Metribuzin, Propachlor, Haloacetic Acids (five), and Combined Radium. While your drinking water complies with EPA's standard for arsenic, it does contain low levels of arsenic. EPA's standard balances the current understanding of arsenic's possible health effects against the costs of removing arsenic from drinking water. EPA continues to research the health effects of low levels of arsenic, which is a mineral known to cause cancer in humans at high concentrations and is linked to other health effects such as skin damage and circulatory problems. Note: Data presented are from the most recent testing done in accordance with applicable regulations. Some constituents are monitored less frequently than once a year because either their concentrations do not change frequently or they are not likely to be detected. Therefore, some of the water quality testing data contained herein, although representative, may be more than one year old. If you have questions about this water quality report please contact Regina Lynde, Environmental Compliance Supervisor, Arizona Water Company, P. O. Box 29006, Phoenix, Arizona 85038-9006, telephone (602) 240-6860 or email email@example.com.
The EPA requires that Arizona Water Company provide the following information. Drinking water, including bottled water, may reasonably be expected to contain at least small amounts of some contaminants. The presence of various contaminants does not necessarily indicate that water poses a health risk. More information about contaminants and potential health effects can be obtained by calling the Environmental Protection Agency's Safe Drinking Water Hotline (800-426-4791). Some people may be more vulnerable to contaminants in drinking water than the general population. Immuno-compromised persons such as persons with cancer undergoing chemotherapy, persons who have undergone organ transplants, people with HIV/ AIDS or other immune system disorders, some elderly, and infants can be particularly at risk from infections. These people should seek advice about drinking water from their health care providers. EPA/CDC guidelines on appropriate means to lessen the risk of infection by Cryptosporidium and other microbial contaminants are available from the Safe Drinking Water Hotline (800-426-4791). The sources of drinking water (both tap water and bottled water) include rivers, lakes, streams, ponds, reservoirs, springs, and wells. As water travels over the surface of the land or through the ground, it dissolves naturally-occurring minerals and, in some cases, radioactive material, and can pick up substances resulting from the presence of animals or from human activity. Constituents that may be present in source water include: (A) Microbials, such as viruses and bacteria, which may come from sewage treatment plants, septic systems, agricultural livestock operations, and wildlife. (B) Inorganics, such as salts and metals, which can be naturally-occurring or result from urban stormwater runoff, industrial or domestic wastewater discharges, oil and gas production, mining, or farming. (C) Pesticides and herbicides, which may come from a variety of sources such as agriculture, urban stormwater runoff, and residential uses. (D) Organics, including synthetic and volatile organic chemicals, which are by-products of industrial processes and petroleum production, and can also come from gas stations, urban stormwater runoff, and septic systems. (E) Radionuclides, which can be naturally-occurring or be the result of oil and gas production and mining activities. In order to ensure that tap water is safe to drink, EPA prescribes regulations which limit the amount of certain constituents in water provided by public water systems. FDA regulations establish limits for constituents in bottled water which must provide the same protection for public health.
DEFINITIONS, ABBREVIATIONS, AND UNIT DESCRIPTIONS: AL CDC EPA FDA MCL
Constituents Subject to an Action Level
Constituents Subject to an Action Level Water Quality Constituent
Typical Source of Detected Constituent
2006 & 2009 Unknown
Number of Percentile Samples That Action of Sample Exceeded the Level Results Action Level
Unregulated Synthetic Organics, Unregulated Volatile Organics, and Other Unregulated Constituents
Typical Likely Source of Detected Constituent
Unregulated Synthetic Organics, Unregulated Volatile Organic, and Other Unregulated Constituents Water Quality Constituent
Disinfectants and Disinfection Byproducts
Disinfectants and Disinfection Byproducts Water Quality Constituent
Radionuclides Alpha Emitters
2009 - 2010 Erosion of natural deposits 2010
Discharge of drilling wastes; discharge from 2009 metal refineries; erosion of natural deposits Discharge from steel and pulp mills; erosion of 2009 natural deposits Erosion of natural deposits; water additive 2010 which promotes strong teeth; discharge from fertilizer and aluminum factories Runoff from fertilizer use; leaching from septic 2010 tanks, sewage; erosion of natural deposits Discharge from petroleum and metal refineries; 2009 erosion of natural deposits; discharge from mines
DEFINITIONS, ABBREVIATIONS, AND UNIT DESCRIPTIONS:
AL CDC EPA FDA MCL MCLG MRDL MRDLG na nd pCi/L ppb ppm RAA
= Action Level, the concentration of a constituent, which, if exceeded, triggers treatment, or other requirements, which a water system must follow = The United States Centers For Disease Control = The United States Environmental Protection Agency = The United States Food And Drug Administration = Maximum Contaminant Level, the highest level of a constituent that is allowed in drinking water. MCLs are set as close to the MCLGs as feasible using the best available treatment technology. = Maximum Contaminant Level Goal, the level of a constituent in drinking water below which there is no known or expected risk to health. MCLGs allow for a margin of safety. = Maximum Residual Disinfection Level, the highest level of a constituent that is allowed in drinking water = Maximum Residual Disinfection Level Goal, the level of a drinking water disinfectant in drinking water below which there is no known or expected risk to health. MRDLGs do not reflect the benefits of the use of the disinfectants to control microbial contaminants. = None adopted = None detected = Picocuries per liter = Parts per billion, or micrograms per liter (!g/l) = Parts per million, or milligrams per liter (mg/l) = Running Annual Average, an average of monitoring results for the previous twelve calendar months
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San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
ARTICLES OF ORGANIZATION HAVE BEEN FILED IN THE OFFICE OF THE ARIZONA CORPORATION COMMISSION FOR I MAW REAL ESTATE, LLC L-1686659-1 II The address of the registered office is 431 E. McDowell Blvd., Apache Junction, AZ 85119. The name and address of the Statutory Agent is Stanley Davis, Jr., 431 E. McDowell Blvd., Apache Junction, AZ 85519. III Management of the limited liability company is vested in a manager or managers. The names and addresses of each person who is a manager AND each member who owns a twenty percent or greater interest in the capital or profits of the limited liability company are: Manager: Stanley Davis, Jr. 431 E. McDowell Blvd. Apache Junction, AZ 85119 Members: Stanley Davis, Jr. and Janice A. Davis, Trustees of the Davis Family Revocable Living Trust Agreement dated 11/9/2001 431 E. McDowell Blvd. Apache Junction, AZ 85119 Jeremy Davis 9334 E. El Paso St. Mesa, AZ 85207 Stanley Davis, III 11326 E. Contessa St. Mesa, AZ 85207 MINER Legal 6/29/11, 7/6/11, 7/13/11
Ken Bennett Secretary of State Limited Partnerships 1700 West Washington 7th Fl Phoenix, Arizona 85007 Make Check Payable to: Secretary of State Fee: $10.00 Plus $3.00 per page Plus $3.00 Statement of Qualification to be an LLP SUBMIT IN DUPLICATE with self-addressed, stamped envelope. All correspondence regarding this filing will be sent to the principal address stated below. Filed June 14, 2011 #4003518. CERTIFICATE OF LIMITED PARTNERSHIP AND STATEMENT OF QUALIFICATION TO BE A LIMITED LIABILITY PARTNERSHIP. A.R.S. 29-308C To be filed when partnership is not on record with the Secretary of State Rattling Cactus Exploration, General Partnership Name of the Partnership Rattling Cactus Exploration, General Partnership County Recorder File Number 4003518 Street address of chief executive office in Arizona 2605 South Tomahawk Road, Rain Dance Park Lot 32 Apache Junction 85119 Name of the service of process agent Tina L. Vannucci Phone (520) 426-3924 Arizona address of agent 111 S E Cottonwood Lane Suite 150 Casa Grande 85132 Statement of Status for which this application is made: LLP The names, addresses and signature of each general partner Douglas Eyben 2605 South Tomahawk Road, Rain Dance Park Lot 32 /s/ Douglas Eyben Apache Junction AZ 85119 Colleen Eyben 2605 South Tomahawk Road, Rain Dance Park Lot 32 Apache Junction AZ 85119 /s/ Colleen Eyben **** An affidavit evidencing publication shall be filed with the Secretary of State within ninety days after the filing of the statement of qualification (Filing Fee $3.00) MINER Legal 6/22/11, 6/29/11, 7/6/11
Trustee Sale No: 2011-7001 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recorded: June 2, 2011 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Trust Deed dated February 26, 2007, and recorded on February 27, 2007 in Instrument Number 2007-024494, thereafter amended and restated by that certain Modified and Severed Deed of Trust I, dated March 5, 2010 and recorded on March 19, 2010 as Document No. 2010-026420, Records of Pinal County, Arizona at public auction to the highest bidder at the main entrance to the Superior Court Building, 971 N. Jason Lopez Circle, Building A, Florence, AZ on September 1, 2011 at 11:00AM of said day: Legal: Lots 1-8, 5678, 85-101, 117-119 and 120-123, inclusive, Ghost Hollow Estates Phase 1, according to Cabinet H of Maps, page 046, records of Pinal County, Arizona. The street address is purported to be: Address Unavailable See Legal Description Pinal County, AZ Tax Parcel Number 509-98-0010 thru 509-98-0080; 50998-0560 thru 509-98-0780; 509-98-0850 thru 509-98-1010; 509-98-1170 thru 509-98-1230 Original Principal Balance $ 2,192,500.00 Name And Address Of Original Trustor Michael V. George and Cheryl D. George 7130 E. Saddleback St. Unit 59 Mesa, AZ 85207 Current Owner Michael V. George and Cheryl D. George 7130 E. Saddleback St. Unit 59 Mesa, AZ 85207 Beneficiary Merchants Funding, LLC 7400 E. Crestline Circle Suite 250 Greenwood Village, CO 80111 Current Trustee Empire West Title Agency, LLC 4808 N. 22nd St. Suite 100 Phoenix, AZ 85016 Telephone Number: (602) 749-7000 Dated June 2, 2011 Empire West Title Agency, LLC /s/ By: Barbara Rostad Its: Vice President Manner Of Trustee Qualification A.R.S. 33803(A)(1) Regulator: The Department of Financial Institutions State Of Arizona } } ss. County of Maricopa } On June 2, 2011, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appeared Barbara Rostad, Vice President of Empire West Title Agency, LLC personally known to me (or proved to me on the basis of satisfactory evidence) to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, and that by his signature on the instrument the person or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. My commission expires November 27, 2012 /s/ Sherri L. Morris Notary Public All persons whose interest in the Trust Property is subordinate in priority to that of the above described Deed of Trust may be subject to having such subordinate interest terminated by this Trustee’s Sale. Publish: 6/15/11, 6/22/11, 6/29/11, 7/6/11
Trustee Sale No: 11-1038 Notice Of Trustee’s Sale Recording date: June 7, 2011 The following legally described trust property will be sold, pursuant to the power of sale under that certain Deed of Trust and Assignment of Rents (if applicable) dated August 19, 2009, and recorded on August 31, 2009 in Instrument Number 2009-89732, 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 September 7, 2011 at 11:00AM of said day: Legal: Lot 2, Final Plat for Parcel 2 at Homestead North, according to the plat of record in the office of the County Recorder of Pinal County, Arizona, recorded in Cabinet F, Slide 135. The street address is purported to be: 20855 North Danielle Avenue Maricopa, AZ 85138 Tax Parcel Number: 512-43-121 Original Principal Balance: $ 168,931.00 Name and address of original Trustor: Oswaldo Vargas-Eslava, a married man as his sole and separate property 20855 N. Danielle Avenue Maricopa, AZ 85138 Name and address of the Beneficiary: DHI Mortgage Company, Ltd., Limited Partnership 12357 Riata Trace Pkwy. Suite C150 Austin, TX 78727 Name and address of Trustee: Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC One West Deer Valley Road Suite 103 Phoenix, AZ 85027 The bidding deposit check must be in the form of a Cashier’s Check made payable to Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC. Third party checks will not be accepted. Conveyance of the property shall be without warranty, expressed or implied, and subject to all liens, claims or interest having a priority senior to the Deed of Trust. The Trustee shall not express an opinion as to the condition of title. Trustee’s Phone number: 623-581-3262 Sale Information: www.mkcsales.info Dated June 7, 2011 Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC, an Arizona limited liability company, Successor Trustee By: /s/ Susan S. Bouchard, Designated Broker Manner of Trustee Qualification: Real Estate Broker Name of Trustee’s Regulator: Arizona Department of Real Estate State Of Arizona }} ss. County Of Maricopa } On June 7, 2011, before me, the undersigned notary public, personally appeared Susan S. Bouchard, Designated Broker, Western Regional Foreclosures, LLC personally known to me to be the person whose name is subscribed to the within instrument and acknowledged to me that he executed the same in his authorized capacity, and that by his signature on the instrument the person or the entity upon behalf of which the person acted, executed the instrument. Witness my hand and official seal. My commission expires January 5, 2014 /s/ Tina Biskupiak Notary Public Publish: 6/22/11, 6/29/11, 7/6/11, 7/13/11
Consumer Confidence Report TOWN OF MAMMOTH (11-018) Annual Drinking Water Quality Report 1/1/10 - 12/31/10 The Town of Mammoth is pleased to present this year’s Annual Quality Water Report. This report is designed to inform you about the quality water and services we deliver to you every day. Our constant goal is to provide you with a safe and dependable supply of drinking water. We are committed to ensuring the quality of your water and we want you to understand the efforts we make to continually improve the water treatment process and protect our water resources. In 2010 our drinking water met all federal and state requirements. We take monthly samples for coliform bacteria and chlorine, and annual samples for disinfection by-products (TTHM and HAA), nitrates, and nitrites. The table, below summarizes the water quality data. The Town of Mammoth will not be providing copies of this CCR by mail, however copies of the report can be obtained at the Town Hall or at the Public Works Office. The public is always welcome to contact the Public Works Office at 520-487-9044 or attend a Town Council Meeting held the third Thursday of every month.
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Continued from Page 1 The idea for what developed into the new Kids’ Closet site came from Theresa Throop, a Mammoth resident and a real estate agent for Oracle Land and Homes. She conceived the idea to approach the Town of Mammoth for help. “She was absolutely phenomenal with getting us together with the right people,” said Paula. Theresa guided the SBCO representatives through the Town Council meetings and they were able to get their approval. SBCO would like to thank Theresa, Mayor Craig Williams for his leadership and support of our efforts, the Mammoth Town Council, and the planning and zoning committee for helping make this possible. They also thank Deb Foster, owner of the Foster Motor Lodge in Mammoth for her assistance and support. The Kids’ Closet building will not only be beneficial to the kids but will provide jobs and economic growth for the community. Plans are to have a pre-fab steel building constructed on the site. Local contractors and workers will be needed for on-site preparation, installation of utilities, air conditioning and the internal construction. “We are adamant about using local workers and companies. We like the idea that they will have a vested interest in Kids’ Closet,” Paula said. SBCO is looking for local construction companies, skilled laborers, electricians, plumbers, AC technicians, etc. that are bonded and insured. Interested local contractors/ construction companies are urged to contact SBCO Monday through Wednesday between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and leave their contact information. The SBCO number is (520) 825-3302, leave your contact information and messages to the attention of Maggie DeBlock or Paula Morgan. Once the building is completed, janitorial cleaning services and periodic maintenance services will be needed. SBCO will give preference to hiring local people or companies to do the job. Volunteers working at the site or warehouse delivery drivers and stockers will probably need a place to eat lunch, supporting local restaurants and businesses. If for some reason, the Kids’ Closet is no longer needed or funding is lost, the lease would be cancelled and the building would become the property of the Town of Mammoth to use as they see fit. Kids’ Closet is a clothing bank for students from preschool through eighth grade. The kids receive new sets of clothing in the Fall and Spring. Volunteers assist the students in selecting their free clothing. It is part of the wonderful organization SaddleBrooke Community Outreach. Kids’ Closet reaches out to kids in three counties including the towns of Mammoth, San Manuel, Oracle, Catalina, SaddleBrooke, Winkelman, Kearny, Superior and San Carlos. Last year they gave clothes to more than 2,200 kids. The Golden Goose Thrift Shop in Catalina provides more than 50 percent of the funding for Kids’ Closet. Profits from the Golden Goose are split evenly between SaddleBrooke Community Outreach and Catalina Community Services (food bank). If you are purchasing an item at the Golden Goose, you are helping the kids and people in your community. The rest of the funding comes from grants applied for by SaddleBrooke Community Outreach volunteers and fundraisers. The fundraisers include the Walkathon and the Holiday Home Tours. It would be nice to see local groups or individuals get out and support SBCO which has done a lot for the TriCommunity and others.
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Mammoth- San Manuel Unified School District
ISS PARAPROFESSIONAL AND ONE ON ONE PARAPROFESSIONAL San Manuel Junior/Senior High School This position requires an application packet/letter of interest, fingerprint clearance, First Aid & CPR, Associates of Arts Degree (or 72 college credit hours) or Paraprofessional Certificate. This position requires an application packet/letter of interest and proper certification. Finger Print Clearance and Application Packet or Letter of Interest Required All positions are open until filled IN DISTRICT TRANSFERS WILL BE CONSIDERED, (for transfer, submit letter of interest) IN DISTRICT TRANSFERS WILL BE CONSIDERED, For application, or to submit letter of interest call or write: Mandy Renteria, Governing Board/ Superintendent Secretary Mammoth-San Manuel Unified School District #8 Post Office Box 406 San Manuel, Arizona 85631 Tel: (520) 385-2337, Ext. 100
NOW HIRING – ORACLE VICINITY Immediate opening for HEAVY EQUIPMENT MECHANIC – must have own tools – Other positions available – Salary DOE – Call 520896-2435
EXPERIENCED FLATBED DRIVERS needed. National & Regional runs. $1500 sign-on bonus. Call Roehl 1-888-867-6345. AA/EOE. (AzCAN)
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20.Help Wanted ADVERTISE YOUR JOB Opening in 88 AZ newspapers. Reach over 1 million readers for ONLY $330! Call this newspaper or visit: www. classifiedarizona.com. (AzCAN) WANTED: LIFE AGENTS. Earn $500 a Day. Great agent benefits. Commissions paid daily. Liberal underwriting. Leads, leads, leads. LIFE INSURANCE, LICENSE REQUIRED. Call 1-888-713-6020. (AzCAN) Hair Stylist station rental or commission. Scott 520-780-1604 6/29 4tpM
AIRLINES ARE HIRING - Train for high paying Aviation Career. FAA approved program. Financial aid if qualified - Job placement assistance. CALL, Aviation Institute of Maintenance 866-314-5370. (AzCAN)
BRAND NEW 2012 Manufactured Homes. Spacious 3BR - 2BA from $33,730.00. Country kitchen, 3 or 4 BR - 2BA from $47,725.00. Call Bruce @ 480-832-9939. (AzCAN)
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Will do babysitting in your home. Will do house cleaning and ironing. Reasonable rates, call 385-9556 6/29 1tpA
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NEED A CDL? Need a job? Careers starting at $40K/year. As little as 4 weeks. Call Southwest Truck Driver Training. 602-352-0704 (Located in Phoenix). (AzCAN)
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40. Lost & Found Black and Tan miniature dachshund purple collar, comes to the name of Shanney, if found call 385-1195 6/29 1tpD
402 San Carlos St., San Manuel, AZ 85631 For more information, please see the Park Manager or call 520-385-4007.
Address 624 Vista Sierra $340 per month 502 Vista Sierra $475 per month 418 Tierra Verde $475 per month 626 San Carlos $475 per month 504 San Carlos $475 per month 620 Tierra Verde $475 per month 512 Ladera $450 per month Also includes lot rent, cable TV, trash & sewer
422 Ladera 621 San Carlos 614 Tierra Verde
67. Notices Theft In Oracle, I live on Cody Loop in Oracle and there have been a lot of homes on the market these days and people think that because the houses are on the market that they can take whatever they want. Last week my lawn mower, all of my garden tools and wheel barrel were stolen. My neighbor’s house they took the air conditioner and stripped the copper out of the house. I have installed surveillance and property is protected by Smith and Wesson so feel free to come back and steal more. 6/29 2tpE
ADOPT: ACTIVE, YOUNG and SECURE couple seeks bundle of joy to love unconditionally, cherish forever and complete our family. Expenses paid. Legal and confidential. Please call Dan and Randi. 1-800-979-3192 (AzCAN) ADOPT: A lifetime of love & solid family values awaits your baby. Expenses paid. Roxanne & Charlie, 1-866-664-1213. (AzCAN)
Yard Sale clothes, baby items, misc. Thursday & Friday, 313 E 5th Place, 7 to ? 6/291tpG
45. Miscellaneous LARRY’S HONEY Mesquite Honey & jellies will be in Mammoth every 1st Monday of the month at the grave yard. Starting March 7th from 8-4 520-247-8633 6/1 6tpL Fire wood large mesquite and oak logs $125 over ½ cord. 2 gas furnaces $300 to $350, wood burning stove $250, Call 520-487-2318 6/29 1tpY Fresh verdalagas-just picked! $2/ lb. Aravaipa Farms, 89395 Aravaipa Rd., Winkleman, AZ 520-357-6901 or 520-357-6097 6/22 2TP W For sale 1970’s dresser 100E track/ loader $10,000 OBO negotiable will take enclosed metal trailer bumper pull at least 8’x16’ in part trade, also Ford Ranger needs transmission seal runs good, almost new tires $1050 OBO. Call 520-212-3872 (San Manuel area) 6/22 2tpT
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80.Rentals Yubeta’s Trailer Court 520-2754013. 2 bedroom trailer for rent in Mammoth. $280/mo+deposit, tenant pays utilities. 2/9TFN M For Rent in Oracle 3bd/2ba doublewide mobile home, quiet area $650/ mo+security deposit. Available now, 520-909-4700 6/22 11tpG For rent in Oracle, 3 bdrm/1bath mobile home. Available now $525/mo+security deposit. 520-909-4700 5/11 6tpG One, two and three bedroom houses with new carpet, stove and refrigerator, 385-2019 9/8ftnc
Tranquil Cottage on private cul-de-sac next to National Forest. Spacious 1 bedroom, screened porch, central air, all the amenities $550. Van Howell 520-904-4485 6/22 2tpH 2BD/1BA FOR RENT, STOVE, REFRIGERATOR, FENCED YARD. CALL 385-2260 6/22 B2TP Charming 2br, 1ba home. New tile, large yard. Stove & frige Pets negotiable. $550+dep. 312 Ave B, San Manuel Call 910-465-9611 6/8 4tpW 2bdrm/1ba central AC, refrigerator & stove, fenced front & back yard. $300/mo+deposit. Owner/ agent 487-9211 6/8 4tcB 3 bd/2bath for $600/mo, fenced yard, nice street, 634 Webb Dr. 520-730-4515 6/1 TFN C
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• 1645 W. Camino Seco $400 2 bd, 1 bath w/ addition. Avail. May 1st. • 610 W. Oak Hills Dr. $600 2 bd, view, 750 sq. ft. • 1551 N. Calle Futura sp 2 $475 2 bd, 2 ba, MH • 786 W. Linda Vista $600 1 bd, private, oaks, must see!
• 1013 W. 3rd Ave $650 3bd, 2ba, remodeled bath • 326 McNab $450 2 bd, ceramic tile, enlarged kitchen upgraded bath
• 746 N. Tiger Dr. $500 3 bd, 1 ba, large fenced lot, workshop, covered carport
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80.Rentals RESORT STYLE LIVING in Age Qualified Community! New homes for rent! Casa del Sol Resort East. Beautiful 2BR/2BA starting at $599. Limited availability! Call 800-230-6819. (AzCAN)
• 2 bed, 1 bath, stove, refrigerator, fenced. Half off first month’s rent. $550 /month • 3 bed, 1 bath home with stove, refrigerator & dishwasher. $575 • 2 bed, 1 bath with refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, microwave and washing machine, fenced backyard. $575 / month. •2 bed, 1 bath with stove, refrigerator and fenced backyard. $480 / month.
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81.Commercial Property 7,000 sq.ft. building for sale $145,000 129 N Main Street, Mammoth Tom 520-982-0200 FOR RENT 800 sf or 3,200 sf in Mammoth Plaza on Main Street. Call Tom 520-982-0200 9/27tfnK
100.Real Estate ADVERTISE YOUR HOME, property or business for sale in 88 AZ newspapers. Reach over 1 million readers for ONLY $330! Call this newspaper or visit: www. classifiedarizona.com. (AzCAN) SUMMERTIME LAND LIQUIDATION! Beautiful 40 acre ranches in Eastern Arizona from $15,995. Low down, no qualifying, EZ terms. Don’t delay, call today! McCoy Land 866-289-2952. (AzCAN) PRESCOTT AREA - Rare opportunity. Foreclosure. 80 acres - orig sale price $185K. *New price $59,900. Great opportunity at Ruger Ranch located near Kirkland. On maintained road. Build now or buy & hold. 1st come basis. *Special lender financing. Call AZLR 1-888-6908271. ADWR available. (AzCAN) BUY MY 36 ACRES. Ridiculously low $36,900. Drastically reduced. Located on county maintained quiet dirt road with electric. Near Wickenburg, great getaway. Once in a lifetime price. ADWR report & special owner financing available. Saddle Creek Ranch by AZLR 1-888-690-8267. (AzCAN) DEEP DISCOUNT Log Cabin on 8+ AC, $99,900. Owner must sell, beautiful whole log cabin on 8+ acres at Windsor Valley Ranch. Additional acreage available at cool 7,000 feet elevation outside Show Low, AZ. Financing and ADWR available. Call AZLR 866-5525687. Equal Housing. (AzCAN) 4 Home Sites with lots of mesquite trees, near Mammoth. P.O. each about 1/2 ac. OMC, your choice $14,500 each. Tom 520-982-0200. 7/7 tfncK
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• AGENTS •
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Open Monday-Friday After hours or evenings call: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. MIKE GROVER ............................................ 520-471-0171 Available by appt. anytime. SHARON FLAKE ......................................... 520-483-0657 RICHARD LARGENT................................... 520-256-1406 TONYA LARGENT ....................................... 520-256-1095 BILL KELLAM.............................................. 520-603-3944 EQUAL HOUSING REALTOR PAULA MERTEN-BROKER......................... 520-471-3085
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TWO BEDROOM, 1 BATH 108 6th Ave. Great location, backs to desert, large back covered patio with spa, metal roof, new cooler & workshop $39,900. 310 Ave. B Remodeled kitchen & bath, ceramic tile floors, fenced yard, covered patio, stove & refrigerator. $49,900. 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 124 Webb 2 car garage, A/C, fenced yard, remodeled kitchen. $54,900. 20 Ave. A Lovely home with beautiful fenced yard. Fruit trees & large shed. Upgrades & views. Includes appliances. Backs to desert. $65,000. 208 McNabb Nice with small garage/workshop in back. $49,900. 113 McNabb There are many upgrades in this home! Block privacy wall around the backyard with beautiful views of Galiuro Mountain Range, remodeled bathroom with pedestal sink, remodeled kitchen with upgraded cabinets and breakfast bar, back covered patio, carport, front covered porch and storage shed, home also has a dishwasher, disposal, oven/stove and refrigerator. $63,000. 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. 311 5th Pl 1,744 sq. ft., lots of storage, chain link, fence, den or additional bedroom. $44,900. 320 El Camino One of a handful of homes in San Manuel that has a master bedroom and bathroom. Home has been remodeled inside and out. New kitchen with granite counters and new cherry cabinets, stainless steel appliances, freshly painted, new Low E double pane windows, new doors, new fixtures and upgraded bathrooms, all floor coverings are new, brand new gas furnace, new security door. Outside: freshly painted, new low maintenance landscaping, new cement driveway. Not a short sale or foreclosure. $92,500.
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870 N SYCAMORE DRIV MLS#: 21113692 Large fenced back yard has storage shed and great play area and sand box for kids to play. Front and back porches are covered for outdoor living. Large shade trees in front yard. A great workshop is on the side of the house. Enough bedrooms for the whole family. $ 79,900
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•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. •Business space in Oracle updated with floor tile, combo A/C and heat. Will consider financing options. $39,995. •Beautiful sunsets, rock outcroppings, privacy, very well maintained MH on 1.25 ac, totally fenced, horse property. $99,900. •Excellent MH on 2.5 ac. with fantastic views, split floor plan with large MB, block skirting, covered deck. $99,500. •Very well maintained home surrounded by oak trees, lovely fireplace, large kitchen, quiet neighborhood. $99,000. •Country living on Florence Hwy, green house, fenced garden area, private well, windmill on 2.49 acres. Great Price! $99,900. •Priced to sell! Home needs work, but land and neighborhhod are great. $29,000.
•Over 1 1/2 ac. completely fenced ready for your children, horses & pets, 2 story home with 2 bd upstairs, 2 down. $119,000. •Lovely slump block home high on a hill with unobstructed views, 4 bd, 2 ba in pristine condition. $229,000. •Established feed store, 2,000 sq. ft., building plus hay barn on .42 ac lot, fully fenced. $209,900. •Stunning farmhouse on 3.3 ac in Cherry Valley, horse facilites, garden area, peace and quite, lovely interior details. $345,000. •Spacious MH with great views, open floorplan, large kitchen, rent with option to buy $150 of rent toward closing costs. $125,000. •Enjoy the wildlife and views from this immaculate home on an acre. So many upgrades inside, flagstone patio. $225,000. •360 degree views of several mountain ranges, well maintained MH with large front porch, horse property. $199,900. •4 bedroom home with large fenced backyard, play area and sandbox for kids, large shade trees. $79,900.
•Beautiful hilltop views from 5 ac. parcel. Can be split. Horse property. Well Share. $89,500. •4 lots, 1.25 ac. each, custom home area. Owner will carry. Submit offers. $82,000. •Commerical property on America Ave. owner has started construction on approximatly 6,000 sq. ft. bldg and is including building materials on site. $145,000. •Horse Property! Build your home or put a manufactured home on this great 3.34 ac parcel. $109,000. •Choose your own parcel from 1.25 to 3.75 ac., flat, easy to build on, utilities at street. $84,900 to $210,000. •Just over 1 ac. in homes only area, great views, end of cul-de-sac. Amazing Price. $50,000.
•4 view lots, 1.25 ac. each in high view area of Oracle, homes only. Utilities at lot line. 3 lots for $95,000; 1 lot for $96,000. •REDUCED!! 3.3 ac. on Linda Vista Rd with great views, ready to build, utilities at road. $169,000. •Two Lots with shared well 1.5 ac each. Price reduced to $26,500. •Great investment property. 10 ac. can be split 5 times. Has excellent well. Borders state land. No financing necessary. Owner will carry. $150,000. •Half acre plus lot with all utilities, paved road, homes only area. $33,000. •One acre with new access off Linda Vista, boulders, views, trees. $105,000.
•627 W. 4th Ave. Beautiful home, open floor plan, updated bathrooms, large laundry room, newer furnace. $118,000. •1002 W. 3rd Ave. - 2,200 sq ft. home on 1/3 ac lot. 5 bd., laundry room, pantry private back yard. $129,000.
•910 W. 2nd Ave. Totally renovated 3 bd, 2 ba, 2nd bath changed to master bath, new kitchen & appliances. $74,000.
•5 bd. home on 40 ac. on Redington Rd., quality home, artesian well. Views. $250,000 •Hwy 77 and Main, zoned commercial/ residential, water, sewer and electric at property line. Leveled off pad area, great views. Owner will carry. 2.1 ac. Price reduced to $24,500. •Peppersauce Mine Rd. - 10, 20 or 40 ac., magnificent views of mountains, very private, 20 ac. parcel has well and solar array, borders State land. $64,900, $144,900 or $229,900. •Beautiful MH with fantastic views and 3.3 ac. to spread out in, well, fireplace, large MB, $125,000.
•REDUCED!! Stunning views from this elevated property on high side of Redington Rd. Can be split. 8.48 ac $149,500. •Beautiful views, 37 ac in secluded area, State land on 2 sides, zoned for site build or MH. $250,000. •Secluded area with great views, large room addition on mobile, lots of mature trees, 1 1/3 acres. $49,000. •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. •2 view lots, city water, sewer, paved roads. $16,500 each.
•.69 ac. Oracle. •7.14 ac allowed, •1.25 ac. • 3 - 5 ac to $69,00 •Oaks a great vie •Just ov $49,000 •Almos features •Two 20 All 40 ac •3.5 ac. Land on •Great l line. $31 •Corner and Hwy •Sunrise, ac. lot. $7 •Best pr $5,000 d
1002 W 3RD AVEN MLS#: 21115635 Perfect for a large family and even an extended family.Large home on 1/3 acre. 5 bedrooms or 4/ den. Back bedroom has a huge walk-in closet. Spacious laundry room & walk-in pantry. Kitchen has lots of new counter space & many cabinets. Backyard is very private & side-yard has 2 huge storage sheds. Home has newer carpeting throughout. Landscaping looks professionally maintained. This is truly a rare find in San Manuel. There has never been a better time to buy. Home is eligible for USDA 0% down program. $ 127,000
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San Manuel Miner, San Manuel, Arizona
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Mountain Vista Summer School shows that kids don’t always want to get out from under ‘teacher’s rule’ By John Hernandez “No more pencils! No more books!” Thus begins the poem
recited by children for many years when summer break finally rolls around.
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Offer ends 1/31/12. Restrictions apply. Call for details.
But in Oracle at Mountain Vista School, there are a bunch of kids who don’t sing that song. Summer school at Mountain Vista is coming to an end this week but the students and teachers are already looking forward to next year’s session. More than 150 kids enjoyed the summer learning reading, writing, math, science, crafts and physical education in a fun environment. Lori Tate, teacher and head of the summer program said there was an “overwhelming
Students play a word building game. (John Hernandez photo) response” for this year’s program. “The kids are having a great time! Everyone loves it,” she said. The students participated in many hands on activities using computers and Smartboards. In a camping themed reading class, they pitched tents and read by flashlight. For science they made home made ice cream, made a working model of a volcano and watched educational films on animals. They used fun card and dice games while learning and enhancing their math skills. The fun and creative atmosphere of the summer school program allowed for a smaller teacher and teacher’s aide to student ratio of one to six which allowed the children to have more direct supervision and participate in more hands on activities. The kids also received free tutoring using high school students. Free breakfast and lunch was served daily. The free breakfast and lunch program will continue until July 8. It is open to any child from birth to age 18. Adults can also have breakfast or lunch at the Mountain Vista cafeteria for $2.50. Breakfast is served from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. and lunchf romnoonunt il 1p.m .
Pinal County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) The Pinal County LEPC is inviting the public, local businesses, communities, private citizens and government agencies and their employees to attend our quarterly meetings on the 1st Thursday after the 1st Monday in the months of February, May, August, and November. Our next meeting is on August 4, 2011 at 2:00pm, at 31 N. Pinal Street, Florence, in the Pinal County Emergency Operations Center (EOC).
What Is the Pinal County LEPC? The Pinal County LEPC is one of the 15 state LEPCs that is overseen by the Arizona State Emergency Response Commission (AZSERC), which is tasked with the implementation of the Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPRCA) in Arizona. Our LEPCs play the critical role of providing information of existing chemical hazards within the county in order for everyone to be better prepared to understand, manage, and respond to these potential hazards. The LEPC does this by forming partnerships between responders, local governments, communities, businesses, media, academia, and the public.
What Does the LEPC Do? 1. Encourages PREVENTION by providing public information on the causes of hazardous material accidents. 2. Encourages PREPAREDNESS through the development of Emergency Response Plans by entities handling, manufacturing, storing, transporting or disposing of hazardous materials. 3. Encourages PLANNING for emergencies by making training available to first responders, businesses, and members of the LEPC.
Who Are LEPC Members? • Public/Community Groups • Elected Local Officials • Emergency Management • Law Enforcement • Fire Service/HAZMAT/EMS • Emergency Medical Services • Environmental Health • Local Environmental • Broadcast and Print Media • Owners & Operator of Facilities subject to EPCRA Requirements The Pinal County LEPC Mission Statement “To coordinate the public and private responses that may be required/requested to minimize the impact of hazardous materials (HAZMAT) accidents/incidents on health, safety, property and the environment; and to minimize the exposure of the populace to an accidental release of HAZMAT through the establishment of effective warning, evacuation, sheltering, decontamination, and recovery procedures” Questions? Contact PCEmergMgmt@pinalcountyaz.gov
Published on Jul 5, 2011
Published on Jul 5, 2011
Coach Hal Eustice (File photo) Sightseers ... National Junior Honor Society members from Mountain Vista School in Oracle and their travel bu...