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Vol. 88 No. 37
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Wednesday, September 12, 2012
Lest we forget ...
See Page 6 Also In This Issue:
Meet the Candidates night in Superior Sept. 19, Page 10
November general election contest preview, Page 4
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Letter to the Editor: Arizona ranks number one in cuts to education Dear Editor, Last week, a national report revealed some troubling news about education in Arizona. According to the Center for Budget and Policy Priorities, Arizona has reduced per-pupil funding to K-12 schools by 22 percent. As a result, Arizona ranks number one
in making the deepest cuts to education in the entire nation. This is no surprise to parents and teachers. Politicians at the State Capitol have consistently cut funding for our children and their votes have put Arizona at the bottom in education. This not how we value our
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students and this is not how we attract quality jobs to Arizona. As a father of three children, education was important in my household. As a Legislator, it was a priority in the State House. That’s why I helped passed all-day Kindergarten and voted to invest in our state universities for research. Four years later, the Republican-controlled legislature eliminated allday Kindergarten, raised state tuition and gave tax breaks to billion dollar companies. We cannot stand by and let Arizona’s children be short-changed by
shortsighted leaders. Despite these numbers, I am optimistic about Arizona’s future. In order to re-build our economy, we must invest in education. We need to educate our future nurses, teachers, and engineers. Expand community colleges to re-train workers. I want to see the label, “MADE IN ARIZONA” again. Arizona has ranked last for too long. Sincerely, /s/Ernest Bustamante Former Arizona State Representative Mammoth, AZ
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Superior Police Report According to state law, there are two methods by which police may arrest suspected offenders. The suspect may be physically taken into the department and booked into jail, or the arresting officer may write a citation and release the suspect to appear in court later. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Only criminal citations are listed. All damage amounts are estimates. Items are given to The Superior Sun by the Superior Police Department and reflect information available at the time the report is compiled. Aug. 29 A shooting was reported in the 400 block of Valentine. Aug. 31 Assault was reported to police at the police station. Criminal damage was reported in the 200 block of O’Donnell. Theft was reported in the 200 block of Pinal. A person was arrested on two warrants issued out of Superior. The person posted a bond and was
released. Daniel Van Gorp, 30, Superior, was arrested on a warrant issued out of Pinal County. Theft was reported to police at the police station. Sept. 2 A pursuit was reported in the area of Main and Pinal. Sept. 3 Possible theft was reported in the zero block of Magma. Sept. 4 An accident was reported near milepost 219 on Highway 60. Calls not listed include seven disturbances, seven civil matters, five information reports, two suspicious activity reports, four alarm drops, four agency assists, 14 traffic reports, three unwanted persons, four animal complaints, one abandoned vehicle, one fire call, one threat report and two citizen assists. Citizens are reminded to call Silent Witness at 1-800-358-INFO, Crime Stop at 689-5611 or the Information Tip Line at 520-827-0065 if they have information that may help the police department in solving a crime.
Pinal County Sheriff’s Report The Pinal County Sheriff’s Report is taken from the daily logs, based on the information provided by deputies. All persons arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Sept. 4 Criminal damage was reported in the 100 block of North Cleopatra Street, Queen Valley. Sept. 5 Burglary was reported in the area of East Diane Drive, Queen Valley. Sept. 9 Jaydon Travis Baugh,
33, Queen Valley, was arrested at the east end of Via Jardin, Queen Valley, and was charged with disorderly conduct and criminal trespass. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail in Florence. Julio Margarito Castanon, 38, Superior, was arrested in the 200 block of North Pinal Avenue, Superior, on a warrant issued by the Arizona Department of Corrections for parole violation. He was transported and booked into the Pinal County Jail.
September 12, 2012
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Central Arizona College will host public forums Law Enforcement: correction and update with presidential finalists across Pinal County By Mila Besich-Lira Last week the Superior Sun reported on an early morning shooting that occurred on Contreras Drive. It was reported that the victim Manuelito Gomez originally had the gun however after further investigation the Superior Police Department found that the gun was taken by the shooter Julio Velasquez from the vehicle of JJ Tellez. Tellez is the registered owner of the gun. The incident remains under investigation. The Sun apologizes for the misinformation; we work closely with the SPD to keep the community aware of these situations in a timely and accurate fashion. The body found on Sunset has been identified as Eddie Burke. The coroner’s office has ruled out homicide as a cause of death. It will be six to eight weeks before the toxicology reports will be completed and a cause of death is known.
PINAL COUNTY, Ariz. Central Arizona College will host a series of public forums beginning Tuesday, Sept. 11, featuring the two finalists for the institution’s presidential position. Members of the community will have an opportunity to view the video interviews of both candidates and review their resumes prior to attending the forums. Please click on the candidate’s name for the video and resume. Dr. Doris Helmich, currently CAC’s interim president, will participate in forums Sept.
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September 12, 2012
November general election contest preview By Chase Kamp Copper Area News As the primary season concludes, the County general election races are slowly setting in for November. At press time, election officials released unofficial tallies but were still counting provisional and mail-in ballots. One race in particular hinges on these additional votes. In the District 2 Republican Supervisor race, Maricopa Mayor Anthony Smith led Nancy Discher by only 43 votes, with Fred Mackenzie a close third. Discher showed a slim lead after an initial round of results was posted on the County elections website, but Smith overtook her in the latest numbers. The Republican winner will face unchallenged Democrat Henry Wade. District 4 consists of SaddleBrooke, Arizona City and Maricopa. In the race for Sheriff,
incumbent Paul Babeu clinched the Republican nod over challengers Tom Bearup, Jack McClaren and Derek Arnson. He will face Democratic challenger Kevin Taylor, a Maricopa resident and owner of a private security firm, and independent candidate Ty Morgan, a career lawman and PCSO Sergeant. Former Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick defeated challenger Wenona Baldenegro Benally for the Democratic nomination in Congressional District 1 and will face Republican challenger Jonathan Paton, a former state lawmaker. Kirkpatrick held the old CD-1 seat before she was defeated by Paul Gosar in 2010. CD-1 consists of rural central and eastern Pinal, as well as northern Arizona cities like Show Low and Flagstaff. Gosar won his primary in the new CD-4 and will face. The district contains
northern Pinal cities like Apache Junction and San Tan Valley. In LD-8, Democrats Ernest Bustamante and Emily Verdugo will face off against the Republican incumbent Frank Pratt as well as Republican candidate Thomas T.J. Shope. There are two seats open. Editorial note: In last week’s Copper Area publications, we reported in error that only Bustamante and Pratt would go into the General Election. We regret the error. Pratt is currently the Representative for LD-23 but is running in newly drawn LD-8, which consists of area of Coolidge, Kearny and Mammoth. Bustamante served in the state legislature for two years beginning in 2003. Verdugo and Shope are both new to the state legislature. The County Board of Supervisors was expanded to include five total seats from the previous three.
State law dictated Pinal County to expand to five Supervisors if the populated reached above 200,000. Census results in 2010 showed an estimated County population of 375,000. In District 1, Democratic incumbent and former state legislator Pete Rios will face Republican Gem Cox and independent candidate Alicia Bristow. Current District 3 Supervisor David Snider, a Democrat, will face Republican Stephen Miller and independent Roberto Almaguer. The District 2 Republican primary saw former PCSO Director Cheryl Chase beating out four challengers for a spot on the ticket. Chase will face Democratic write-in candidate Margo Feldmiller. “Feldmiller will be on the November ballot as the Democratic Party nominee for the District #2 Board of Supervisor’s race,” said Elections Director Steve
Kizer. In the northern Pinal District 5, which is made of areas of Apache Junction and Gold Canyon, Republican Todd House
will face unchallenged Democrat Maxine Brown. For County Assessor, Republican Douglas Wolf will face unchallenged Democrat Randy Robbins.
Council approves Resolution facility, annexation committee By Chase Kamp Copper Area News At its regular meeting on Sept. 6, 2012, the Superior city council approved plans for a copper core processing facility for Resolution Copper in an industrial-zoned park just north of U.S. 60 on the west side of the city, most of which is already developed with Resolution buildings. Approval was recommended unanimously by the town’s
planning and zoning commission. The industrial park was designed as an economic engine and Mayor Jamie Valenzula asked what kind of revenue potential the facility offered for the city. Richard Heig with Resolution Copper said the land use will not permit fund generation for Superior through retail uses, but its industrial use will create jobs. “They are lifeblood for Council, Page 14
Secure Arizona’s Future Please join Resolution Copper for an Open House on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 from 6 – 7:30 PM at the Superior High School Multi-Purpose Room: 100 West Mary Drive, Superior, AZ. Hear about our latest developments on matters such as shaft development, tailings site options and other facility developments, water resources, land exchange progress and our communities and education programs. We’re eager to share our project with you and discuss any questions or concerns you might have. Food and refreshments will be provided. For any questions prior to the meeting, please call our community line: 520.689.3409 or visit SecureArizonasFuture.com
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Meet Your Candidates Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012 5:30-8:00 p.m. Upstairs Meeting Hall at
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September 12, 2012
Alfred B.K.Rodrigues is one of the last survivors left of the Pearl Harbor attack. (John Hernandez photo)
Lest we forget VJ Day
By John Hernandez On Aug. 6, 1945 the Enola Gay dropped the first atomic bomb used in warfare on the Japanese city of Hiroshima. Three days later on Aug. 9, 1945 a second bomb was dropped on Nagasaki, Japan. Over 240,000 Japanese mostly civilians died as a result of those two bombs. On Aug.15, 1945 the Emperor of Japan, Hirohito announced that Japan would accept the stipulations in the Potsdam agreement and
surrender unconditionally. Although Aug. 15 is celebrated in other parts of the world as the end of the War in the Pacific, in the United States it is remembered on another day. Sept.2 was Victory over Japan Day also known as Victory in the Pacific Day and VJ Day. VJ Day marks the formal surrender of the Japanese in World War II. A formal ceremony was held in Tokyo Bay, Japan on Sept. 2, 1945 aboard the battleship
USS Missouri. On the Missouri, representatives of the Japanese government signed the surrender ending the war in the Pacific and World War II. This ended a brutal and horrific time in our history. During the War in the Pacific, the Allies suffered a loss of four million soldiers including 106,207 Americans. Over 25 million civilians in allied countries died. The Chinese suffered 17 million of those civilian Hawaii, Page 14
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Panthers fall to Gilbert Christian The Panthers faced the Gilbert Christian Knights last Friday in Gilbert. The game was a non conference game meaning it does not count against the Panthers on their journey to state. The Panthers lost 62-14. After a series of fumbles and lost routes it became increasingly difficult for the Panthers to keep the score from creeping up on them. The Knights had some quick footed running backs that broke through Panther defense without any hesitation. Last year the two were matched up and the Panther pummled the Knights. This year it seems the Knights were a totally different team. While the score was not in the Panther’s favor the team still worked hard despite injuries and some tough plays. Louie Fuentes scored two running touchdowns and threw for 191 yards. Recieving those passes were: A. Mendoza 4 for 34 yards, R. Villalobos 7 - 99 yards, M. Padilla 1-23 yards, C. Villalobos 3-30 yards and J. Aguilar 1-5yards. The Panthers rushed for 191 yards and had 31 total tackles. The Panthers will play the Hayden Lobo’s at home on Friday night. The Lobo’s are currently 1-2. Pre-sale tickets are available at the school. Please see related story.
Homecoming parade and football game scheduled for Friday The Superior High School Student council is hosting the annual homecoming activities and parade in preparation for the big game Friday against Hayden. The homecoming parade will begin at 4 p.m. on Main Street. Anyone wishing to join the parade need to sign up in advance at the school by contacting Ms. Joshie or Ms. Ybarra-Juarez. Registration is $15 for a parade entry. All proceeds benefit the SHS student council. Skip the lines for the upcoming homecoming football game by purchasing your tickets in advance at the Superior Jr./Sr. High School Tickets are $4 for adults, $3 students and $2 for seniors 65 and over. Tickets can be purchased from April Ybarra-Juarez at the school office from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2:30-4 p.m. The homecoming game is set for Friday, September 14, at 7 p.m. The Panthers will play the Hayden Lobos.
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SHS Volleyball Take Second Place at Tourney By Mila Besich-Lira Superior High School Varsity Volleyball team took second place at the annual Salt River Volleyball Tournament. The lady Panthers took to the court facing Ajo where they won the game in two matches 25-9 and 25-15. Ajo succumbed to Salt River in their second match of the tournament which put Superior up against Salt River in the Panther’s second game. The Panthers beat Salt River 25-19 and 25-8. The Panthers eventually met up with San Tan Foothills High School in the championship game of the tournament where they lost after three hard fought matches: 8-25, 2624, 16-14. Other teams playing in the tournament were
Cibecue and Sequoia high schools. Coach Dora Salcido said “The entire team worked together to get to the championship. I am so proud of them.” Salcido also thanked all the parents and fans for coming out and supporting the lady Panthers. Members of the team are: Yulissa Ybarra, Gabby Salcido, Cierra Navarrette, Mariza Padilla, Christine Grap, Alysia Fuentes, Ariel Alonzo, Lindsay Duarte, Janesa Perez, Hunter Flannagan, Kortney Uriquijo, Ariana San Miguel, Jennifer Ybarra and manager Gabby Kipp. The Lady Panthers are coached by Dora Salcido and Assistant Coach Cheryl Lopez. There is a home
volleyball game today Wednesday (9/12) against the Ray Bearcats. The
JV team will play at 5:00 p.m. and the Varsity at 6:00 p.m. The lady
Panthers will also be on the road Thurs. in Miami against the Vandals and
both teams will attend the Florence High School tournament on Sat.
Copper Resource Contracting to host second annual golf tourney Copper Resource Contracting will be hosting their 2nd Annual Charity Golf Tournament on September 29th at the Queen Valley Golf Resort. The tournament will be
played in Scramble format with 3- person teams. Prizes will be awarded for Longest Drive, Closest to the Pin, Hole-in-one, and Shootout. If you do not enter a
team list, you will be placed with others. This year’s proceeds benefit the Superior and Gila Community Food Banks. Registration starts at 7 am, with shot gun start
at 8 am. Entry fee is $50 per player, which includes green fees, golf cart, lunch, t-shirt and prize holes. Payments may be made by cash or check written payable to CRC
Superior High School 1964 Class Reunion Golf Tournament On Sept. 22, the Superior High School Class of 1964 is hosting the Three Man Scramble format Joe Canez Benefit Golf Tournament at the Queen Valley Golf Course, located at 600 N. Fairway Dr. in Queen Valley. Come on out and enjoy a day of fun competition. Registration begins at 7:00 a.m. with shotgun start at 8:00 a.m. The cost is $45 per player, which can be paid in cash or in check and is due on the day. First, second and third place cash prizes, based on the number of players, will
be awarded. In addition to playing, or watching, the game, and enjoying the spectacular
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September 12, 2012
Students of the Month Recognized by Rotary Club By Mila Besich-Lira Four local Superior Junior Senior High School students were recognized as Students of the Month for the month of August. This recognition is one of the programs that club participates in each year. The club also voted to partner with the Globe Elks Club to provide 35 pocket dictionaries for third graders at John F. Kennedy Elementary School. Club President Roy Chavez spoke with the students about the importance of never forgetting where they are from and encouraged them to always find a way to give back to their family, community and friends. The students also has the opportunity to meet other community leaders and Rotary members in attendance including Mayor Jaime Valenzuela who was a special guest at Rotary. The students of the month are Gage Cruz is the son of Nick and Alicia Cruz. He is an eighth grader and is currently the Junior High Student Body President and is a member of the football
team. Gage enjoys hunting, camping and spending time with his family. After high school Gage is considering going to a university or enlisting in the Marines. Marie Moreno is the daughter of Danny and Becky Moreno. She is an eighth grader and is a member of the volleyball team. Marie enjoys spending time with her friends and six siblings. One of her favorite hobbies is riding dirt bikes. After high school she would like to go to college and become a phlebotomist. Shelby Lopez is the daughter of Ade Lopez. She is a tenth grader and is currently a member of the SHS Spirit-line. Shelby is also involved with DECA and spent over 40 hours this summer preparing for the opening of the Panther Store at the school. After high school, she would like to work for Pinal County. Oscar Rangel is the son of Terry Gonzales. He is a tenth grader and is a member of the SHS Football team. During his summer break Oscar
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Reading from Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount as found in Matthew 5:5, “Blessed are the meek, for they shall inherit the earth.” Our study today is on the word, ‘meek.’ The basic meaning of the Greek word ‘praus,’ is gentle, mild or meek. This word is not just an outward act, it is first of all an inward behavior. Primarily, it is an exercise in our faith toward God. It is how we relate to His actions in our lives, without arguing about it. It deals not only with our actions, but also our re-actions to our total life experiences. It is common to think of the meaning of meekness as weakness. While ‘gentle’ does describe our actions, praus deals with the character of our heart and mind. We see then, that meekness is given to us by the Lord for His purposes in our lives. As experienced in our life, it is the fruit of His power in us. As we put all these ideas
together, from gentleness to power, from outward works to attitudes and character; we get the concept of balance. We must live life in ‘balance,’ not in its extremes. The Lord Jesus Christ gave us this example. From Isaiah 55:7 we see that Jesus went to the cross as a lamb being led to its slaughter. He stood quietly before His accusers in silence and humbleness. Yet, at just the snap of His fingers, He could have summoned 10,000 angels to instantly surround Him with drawn swords. But He did not do that, He went with the plan set in motion by Father God. That shows us meekness and balance at the same time. Those who live their lives in balance with God’s Holy Word and in meekness of spirit are blessed by the Lord. Yes, it takes self-control, discipline and God’s help. Your life of meekness will honor Him and show others how to live in the goodness and grace of our Lord.
September 12, 2012
Superior Sun, Superior, Arizona
Central Arizona Government Director steps down By Chase Kamp Copper Area News Brian Tapp, the Executive Director of Central Arizona Governments (CAG), announced on Aug. 13, 2012, that he would resign from the position effective Sept. 6 to take a position at a Missouri university. Tipp was appointed Executive Director of CAG in 2010. Tapp said in leading the organization he aimed to create a more efficient organization that could expand its breadth and more effectively address the needs of the Counties and members. “One of the issues with CAG traditionally is that it has been so dependent on social services programs, it never really went out to provide the direct services it’s needed to provide to its members,” he said. “When you’re so dependent on doing dayto-day stuff, you’re not aggressive and not pushing forward to new additions and new items,” he added. However, one former director was critical of his methods in office, and some argued that CAG as a whole has not been giving small communities and
rural members a reasonable share of resources and consideration. Tapp and others agreed that new leadership at CAG will arrive at a time of good opportunity, but many invested parties are unsure how the scope and direction of CAG will take shape in the future. Tapp will depart CAG to be the new outreach director for Southeast Missouri State University’s Douglas C. Green Innovation and Entrepreneurship center. “It was a great career opportunity for me and my family,” Tapp said of the move. “I was looking forward to that transition and it’s another opportunity for me to use my skill set the best way I can.” Al Larsen, the Regional Development Director at CAG, has been appointed as interim Director by the group’s executive committee with plans to find a full-time director in the near future. CAG suffered a blow in June when it lost out on a $637,000 grant that would have gone toward workforce investment area
Title 1 youth programs that would provide job training for young workers. Gila County serves as the fiscal agent for that program, as well as the Workforce Investment Board, and the program is required to go out for proposal every two years. Funding was forwarded through CAG for its adult workforce programs, but Central Arizona College was instead granted the ability to administer youth program funding. One former CAG director, who requested anonymity, said it was the first time in decades that CAG was challenged for the grant and lost out to another agency. Having served at the time of the proposal, the former director alleged the grant process was handed over to an inexperienced staff member. “I just don’t know how they’re going to function, losing that much money,” the former director said. Tapp said the application process for the WIA grant was pursued in the usual manner. “We pretty much focused on what we did in the past,” he said.
The former director also said experienced employees were let go and replaced by out-of-state replacements, something they argued goes against the organization’s traditional regionalism. “The leadership was just lacking,” they argued. Tapp disagreed. “You bring in some different ideas and get different perspectives,” he said. “It gets back to the idea of what the expectations are per County and per member entity.” Tapp argued that ideally, CAG should have provided additional services outside of the social services and WIA programs. The loss of the grant might even be a blessing in disguise, he argued. “Maybe there could be a different transition with what’s going on. That’s my personal feeling in my 20 years in the council of government.” Representatives from smaller member entities argue they are getting the short end of the stick when it comes to CAG resources. Coolidge Councilmember Jon Thompson said his town is re-evaluating
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whether or not to pay their assessment to CAG, one that all member entities dole out to the organization in exchange for various services and information. “We’re not generating the revenues we used to generate,” Thompson said. “If we’re not getting the service, then we don’t want to pay it.” Thompson said smaller entities were not given enough of a voice in the organization, and weren’t entitled to as many financial benefits. “The administration was dealing mainly with the big boys,” he said. “If you were small, you didn’t get nearly the consideration.” At a Gila County Board of Supervisors meeting in June, Vice-chairman Shirley Dawson criticized
CAG for maintaining an attitude of “we’ve grown big now and we don’t need rural areas.” Florence Mayor Tom Rankin disagreed and called for renewed efforts for the shared goal of prosperity. “I would hope the towns would stay solid together behind CAG,” he said. “CAG can be a viable organization for the two counties if we all work together to make it so.” Tapp said he was optimistic about CAG’s future as the two counties eventually return to growth. “There’s a lot of big issues on the horizon and I think there’s some good opportunities to push it forward by the leadership at the Council,” he said.
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Moreno to compete in national counselor contest SFC Abraham B. Moreno, stepson of Mitch Brown of Superior and Superior High School Alumni, is having a great year. Presently assigned with the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, Fort Irwin, CA as Regimental Senior Career Counselor, Moreno won the National Training Center and Fort Irwin Career Counselor of the Year Board on August 20th. He will be going on to compete in the U.S. Army Forces
Command (FORSCOM) Career Counselor of the Year Board (CCOYB) on September 25 - 26 on Fort Bragg, NC. “I win the FORSCOM CCOYB, I’ll advance to the Department of the Army Career Counselor of the Year Board in Washington DC. Also, my 20 Year High School reunion is taking place this year.” says SFC Moreno. FORSCOM is the largest command of the United Army and is responsible for preparing conventional
forces in defense of the United States of America, both in foreign and domestic situations. The FORSCOM Career Counselor of the Year Board is composed of the top Career Counselors of each of the 16 major subordinate FORSCOM units of the U.S. Armed Forces Command, all vying to become the FORSCOM Career Counselor of the Year for either the Active or Reserve Component, in a two day competition that
includes a physical fitness test as well as written examinations. After this testing of strength, body and mind, each soldier reports to the selection board, comprised of FORSCOM and other command career counselors, who will judge them on poise, appearance and further test their knowledge. At the end of the second day, the 16 officers gather with their senior NCO sponsors, for the final decision.
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United Way of Pinal County announces plans for the fall, 2012 campaign and kickoff event PINAL COUNTY, Ariz. Terry Doolittle, volunteer chair for the Fall, 2012 United Way of Pinal County Campaign, announced his objectives for the upcoming campaign, which will celebrate the results of the fall, 2011 campaign and present awards at the annual Kickoff event on Thurs., Sept. 13, 2012, at 5:30 p.m. at The
Paramount Theatre in downtown Casa Grande. The kickoff event is sponsored by Abbott Nutrition, APS, Harrah’s Ak-Chin Casino and Resort and WalMart Distribution Center. Doolittle, who was chair for last year’s campaign, said he wanted to continue the successful growth of the campaign and his work with
a group of volunteer division teams and staff as they promote Pinal County needs throughout the county. “I am continuing my service as the volunteer chair based on the knowledge I have gained during my six years on the United Way Board,” Doolittle said. “I see this as a way to give back to the Pinal County
communities. Serving as the campaign chair is a privilege and many of my division leaders feel the same way and are continuing in their roles this year also.” The total campaign goal is $605,000, a 10 percent increase over 2011, and is based on the United Way Board’s decision to continue setting aggressive and achievable goals that will better support the priorities of United Way and the needs in Pinal County. This year’s campaign will
focus on the local effort to raise money in and for Pinal County services. “This is a large county with many needs, and funds raised are distributed by the board across the county. In the last campaign, 16 percent of the funds raised were designated by contributors to organizations outside Pinal County, leading me to believe that many are not aware that there is a United Way in Pinal County,” Doolittle said. “This campaign is geared to educate the
public about local needs and services that are provided through the community impact fund following careful review.” The kickoff will officially begin this year’s campaign as well as recognizing top contributors in last year’s campaign and key volunteers. Reservations must be made for the event by Sept. 9 and seating is limited. Make reservations via email at Frances.Ortiz@UnitedWayofPC.org or by calling 520-836-0376.
Game and Fish Reminds Public to Leave Baby Wildlife Alone TUCSON, Ariz. – Another increase in the number of deer fawns reported to be in distress is prompting the Arizona Game and Fish Department to remind the public to leave baby wildlife alone. “There is almost never an occasion when you should remove a baby wild animal
from its natural environment. It is always better to call a wildlife rehabilitator to remove or assess a wild animal than to do it yourself,” said Regional Supervisor Raul Vega of Game and Fish in Tucson. “If you’ve already picked up a young animal, please put it back exactly where you found it, or under a
shrub nearby where its mother can find it.” Vega noted that does often leave their fawns lying alone for the entire day while they feed. Because deer can transmit Chronic Wasting Disease to other deer, which is similar to Mad Cow Disease, they should Wildlife, Page 14
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By Mila Besich-Lira This weekend the members and volunteers for the St. Francis of Assisi church will host their annual Fiesta Patrias event. The annual event which features a car show, parade, game booths, queen coronation, entertainment and not to mention tons of authentic Mexican Food begins Sat., Sept. 15 at 9:00 a.m. Local residents in the area will begin experiencing some traffic modifications around 7:00 a.m. when the car show participants begin to set up on Main St. near the Catholic Church. The parade line up will begin promptly at 9:00 a.m. on Magma Avenue. The parade will begin at 10:00 a.m. This year the grand marshal is Steve Lopez. Those interested in participating in the parade should contact the church office prior to the parade however, day of signups will be allowed. The food booths will open at 9:00 a.m. on the church property. Game, bounce castles and craft booths will open at 12:00 p.m. The car show will open at 11:00 a.m. the car show award winners will be announced at 4:00 p.m. All booths will close at 5:00 p.m. for the evening mass and crowning of the Fiesta Queen. The booths and entertainment reopen at 6:00 p.m. On the stage this year is Los Changitos Feo’s an annual treat as well as performances by Baile Folklorico Alma de Superior. Saturday evening entertainment will also feature performances by Burgandy Hip Hop Group, Eric Smith and Nortenio Band. On Sunday the food booths will reopen at 9:00 a.m., game booths will open at 12:00 p.m. and the cake walk will open at 3:00 p.m. There will be a mariachi performance at 5:00 p.m. followed by Baile Folklorico and other local entertainment until 10:00 p.m. on Sun.
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This ‘N That • SENIOR CENTER SERVICES Superior Senior Center located at 360 West Main Street, Superior, offers meals in the center for a suggested donation of $2 for persons 60 or older, or those who have a disability. The price of a meal for those under 60 is $4. The meals are served at noon. If anyone needs transportation to or from the center, the suggested donation is $1 for those 60 or older. The price is $1 mandatory for those under 60. We ask that you call by 7:30 a.m. to ensure that your ride is provided for you and to verify your location. If you have any questions regarding the Senior Center and services, please call 520-689-5182. • THRIFT STORE The Superior Seniors have a thrift store which takes clean, gently used items to sell. The hours of operation are 9 a.m. to noon. The store is adjacent to the Senior Center. Please come in and browse the selection of household items, books and clothing. • JFK PRESCHOOL John F. Kennedy Elementary Preschool is now accepting applications for the 2012 – 2013 school year. Children must be four years of age by September 1 and parents/guardians will need to provide proof of income, the child’s birth certificate, and immunization records. Applications are available at JFK Elementary School, 1500 Sunset Drive, Superior. For questions please call 520689-3039. • SUPERIOR ZUMBA CLASSES Attend Zumba classes with Ericka Real Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-7 p.m. at the Kennedy Elementary Multipurpose Room behind the front building. Class is free, but donations are welcome. Call 520-827-1163 for more information. • SUPERIOR LIBRARY HOURS Beginning August 20, library hours at the Superior Public Library will be Monday – Thursday from noon – 6 p.m.; and closed on Friday. • SUPERIOR HEAD START PRESCHOOL Superior Head Start Preschool is gearing up for the new school year 20122013. Applications are being accepted for 3 and 4 year old children. Head Start is a federal program for preschool at-risk children and children with disabilities. Head Start Preschool, which is provided through Pinal/Gila Community Child Services (PGCCS), promotes school readiness for children and families, provides a variety of educational, mental health, nutrition and health activities to meet special needs. Children receive free healthy meals, work indoors and outdoors in a safe setting with qualified staff. If qualify, children may also receive free medical and dental care. Children must be three years old by August 31. Families must income qualify and have proof of guardianship. Call 689-2812 for more information or stop by at 150 Lobb Avenue in Superior, Monday-Friday 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
• MEET THE CANDIDATES Listen to the candidates, talk to them individually, ask questions or express concerns on Wednesday, September 19, 5:30 – 8 p.m., at the Los Hermanos Ballroom, 835 Highway 60, Superior. Enjoy appetizers and munchies while you get the information about the candidates first hand. Meet The Candidates is open to the public, free of charge and hosted by the Superior Chamber of Commerce. Call 520-689-0200 for more information or visit online at www.superiorarizonachamber.org. • SHS CLASS REUNION GOLF TOURNEY The Superior High School Class of 1964 Joe Canez Benefit Golf Tournament will be held at Queen Valley Golf Course, 600 N. Fairway Dr, Queen Valley on Saturday, September 22. Registration is at 7 a.m. with shotgun start at 8 a.m. for this Three-Man Scramble. Cost is $45 cash or check per player, on day of game There will be first, second and third place cash prizes. For more information, contact Robert Cervantes or Jap Ramirez at 520-827-1808. • CRC SECOND ANNUAL CHARITY GOLF TOURNEY Copper Resource Contracting will be hosting its Second Annual Charity Golf Tournament on September 29 at the Queen Valley Golf Resort, the proceeds of which will benefit the Superior and Gila Community Food Banks. The tournament will be Three-Man Scramble Format with prizes awarded for Longest Drive, Closest to the Pin, Hole-in-one, and Shootout. Registration starts at 7 a.m., with shot gun start at 8 a.m. Entry fee is $50 per player. For more informaton, contact Alicia DalMolin by calling 480-313-2600 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or, Anna Harmon-James by calling 928701-3065 or emailing email@example.com. • CLASS OF 1962 The Class of 1962 is making plans to celebrate its 50th class reunion on Saturday, October 13. During these 50 years, contact has been lost with some classmates and we are asking anyone who has an address or phone number to please contact Sylvia Perez at 520-689-5733, Elena Sandoval at 480-839-0331 or Annie Gomez at 602-763-6555. Lost classmates are Lupe Alcala, Judy Addington, Bonnie Colbert, Patricia Hudson, Margaret Huerta and Lynn Syrup. • VFW #3584 MEMBERSHIP DRIVE The VFW 3584 George E. Truman Post is having a membership drive, and, seeking family members of veterans to join the Ladies Auxiliary and men to start a Men’s Auxiliary. In March, 2012, they will be having their 75th anniversary celebration. Anyone interested in joining should contact the Post. • WALL OF HONOR VFW Post 3584 is seeking photos of veterans and military personnel to be displayed at the VFW Post 3584 of Superior, Arizona. Past veterans, be it you or your husband, wife, father, mother, aunt, uncle, any relative or friend, we want to honor all veterans. To donate photos to be placed on the Wall of Honor, contact Debbie at 689-5820 or Rene at 689-2428 or any member of the Ladies Auxiliary of VFW Post 3584 of Superior, Arizona.
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• SUPERIOR ARBORETUM BINGO Superior Arboretum Residents Association BINGO will be held Tuesday nights at 7 p.m. in the Community Room at 199 West Gray Drive. • FAMILY LIFE CHRISTIAN CENTER BIBLE STUDIES A new Bible Study, ‘Battlefield of the Mind’, begins Feb. 22 at Family Life Christian Center, Kellner and Lime. We will learn how to fight doubt, worry, confusion, depression, anger and condemnation with spiritual weapons and win the battle. Join us each Wednesday at 7 p.m. Call 689-2202 for more information.
• BINGO AT VFW POST #3584 Bingo is bigger and better, prize wise, at the VFW Post # 3584 in Superior. Come have fun on Friday nights, starting at 7 p.m. There’ll be 20 games of the regular, jackpot and special type and a snack bar, with a regular bar open from 5 p.m.
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Wildlife Continued from Page 12 almost never be brought in from the wild. Local wildlife rehabilitators cannot take in deer fawns due to CWD concerns, and that if a zoo or sanctuary is not found then the deer fawns have to be euthanized. “If you have taken a young deer from the wild, immediately take it back to exactly where
Council Continued from Page 4 communities like these, because they provide revenue for the employees to shop throughout the community,” he argued. Town manager Rita Wentzl said a letter from Resolution said the facility would generate a total of 36 jobs. Council members were careful to not make votes that would be considered a conflict of interest: members Hank Gutierrez and John Tameron recused themselves from the vote, while others made potential conflict known. Several council members said they have family
Hawaii Continued from Page 6 dead. The Japanese lost 2,133,915 soldiers as well as 960,000 civilians. The battleship USS Missouri after seeing action in World War II, the Korean War and the Gulf War was decommissioned in 1992. In 1998 it became a floating museum and now lies anchored at Pearl Harbor overlooking the Arizona Memorial.
you found it. Do not release it in a different location; its mother will be unable to find it,” Vega said, adding that if you cannot return it to the wild, the public should call the Arizona Game and Fish Wildlife Center at 623-582-9806 or the Game and Fish Tucson office at 520628-5376 immediately. Similar guidance applies to baby birds, which often fall out of nests. Young birds often spend a few days on or near the
members who work for Resolution Copper. The city council also unanimously approved the reinstatement of an annexation committee dedicated to reviewing land parcels for possible annexation and submitting recommendations to the council. “We need to look at all avenues of creating revenue,” said Valenzuela. “We can’t have surrounding communities taking what we should be taking.”
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS FOR PURCHASE OF SUPERIOR SCHOOL DISTRICT PROPERTIES WITHIN THE TOWN OF SUPERIOR The Superior School Board gives notice of the intent to receive and consider proposals for the purchase and development of land (Pinal County Assessor #105-03-007, also known as Harding School. These properties are located in the Town of Superior. I. Harding School, 901 W. Main St., Superior, AZ 85173 Listed for $195,000.00. The current zoning for this property is C-2. For information and questions about the properties be directed to Dalton Realty and phone number 520-689-5201. All proposals shall be writing and sealed. Such sealed proposals must be received by the Dalton Realty, 629 W. Highway 60, Superior, AZ 85273, on or before 5 pm, Monday, September 27, 2012 (other bid due dates below) If any of the proposals are not accepted or there are properties not sold they will go back on the market immediately. The next dates for sealed bids shall be: 5 pm, Monday, October 29, 2012 5 pm, Monday, November 26, 2012 The board will consider proposals at the next scheduled school board meeting following the sealed bid due dates. The Superior School District reserves the right to reject any, or all, proposals/ bids and to waive any formalities or irregularities in any proposal. Dated this 23 day of August, 2012 /s/ Pete Guzman, Superintendent SUN Legal 9/12/12, 9/19/12
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ground while they are learning to fly but are still being fed by their parents. Place a fallen bird in a tree or shrub or on a shaded portion of a roof, out of the way of cats, dogs, and children. If the nest can be reached safely, the bird may be returned to the nest. It’s a myth that bird parents will reject their young if they smell like people. Game and Fish further advises that before you assume an animal is in trouble, wait and watch: young animals are often left alone for hours at a time while their parents gather food. If an animal is shivering, obviously injured, or if its
parents have been killed, then call a wildlife rehabilitator. A list of certified rehabbers may be found at http://www.azgfd. gov/w_c/urban_rehab_relo. shtml Sick animals will often be very lethargic and may sneeze, drool, pant, shiver, or sit ruffled. Injured animals may limp, drag limbs, or have obvious wounds. If the sick or injured animal is a large game animal, such as a deer, javelina, mountain lion, or bear, or a potential danger to handlers, such as a coyote, bobcat, or large bird, call Game and Fish in Tucson or Radio Dispatch at (623) 2367201.
Superior Church Directory PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF SUPERIOR 100 Magma Avenue Superior, AZ 85273
Pastor Jeanne Evenson
Worship Service Sunday: 10 a.m. Coffee & Fellowship immediately following worship. Our church is open for prayer the 2nd Wednesday of every month. 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. All are welcome. Anonymous prayer box located at the Save Money Market. We will pray for you! Phone: 689-2631
SUPERIOR FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH 921 Belmont Street
PASTOR BART MUELLER 689-5751, Please leave a
message Where everybody is somebody and Christ is everything!
Sunday School 9 a.m. Sunday Worship Service10 a.m. Wednesday Study 6:30 p.m. www.superiorfirstbaptist.net
SUPERIOR HARVEST CHURCH Hill St. and Stone Ave. Sunday Morning Service: 10 a.m.-noon Wednesday Bible Study: 5 to 6:30 p.m. Victory in Jesus Pastor Albert M. Rodriguez 480-354-4499 (home) 480-329-3647 (cell)
SAINT FRANCIS OF ASSISI CATHOLIC CHURCH 11 Church Avenue MASS SCHEdULE: Saturday, 5 p.m. Sunday, 9 and 11 a.m. Tuesday - Friday 8 a.m. Confession: Saturday 4-4:45 p.m. or upon request Rectory and Parish Office, 689-2250 www.stfrancissuperior.org Fr. James Aboyi, VC
The Potter’s House of Superior
We are located at 501 Lobb Ave. (The old medical clinic) (520) 827-1588 Sundays 11:00 am Thursdays 7:00 pm Pastor Marcus Zuidema Everyone is welcome Nursery Provided
Family Life Christian Center
56 Kellner Ave. Schedule of Services Prayer 9:30 a.m. Sunday Worship 10:30 a.m. Wed. Bible Study 7:00 p.m. Everyone is Welcome Pastor Dennis & Sandy VanGorp Office 689-2202 Assembly of God
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