Max Foster

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P/S area has lots of events for June

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Super-sized soft drinks, sandwiches and beauty products are everywhere, but yard sales are seldom so gargantuan.

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Natural Bridge volunteers honored

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Summer visitors to Tonto Natural Bridge, a 160-acre piece of paradise, should be treated to an enhanced adventure thanks to several capital improvements and the dedication of a bevy of volunteers.

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Pine students maintain proud tradition in winning Master Council Award

There was no drop off when social studies teacher Shelbi Wilson took over the Pine Straw­berry School student council adviser reins from Lu Carpino.

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Lots of events to enjoy in Pine and Strawberry

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It’s not unusual for retired teachers and coaches to look back on something they said or did in their careers and exclaim, “Boy, did I misfire on that.”

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Finishing touches to community timeline

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Volunteers from the Pine-Strawberry Take Pride Project, a civic group founded by Ira Gibel in 2002, will begin this month putting the finishing touches on a timeline to be etched in cement in front of the local museum, adjacent to the ramada.

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P/S archers aim for nationals

Fueled by the same junkyard dog mentality that lifted the Pine Strawberry School archery team to the National Archery in Schools Program state championship, team members have almost earned the more than $10,000 they need to travel May 7 to May 10 to Louisville, Ky. for the National Championship Tournament.

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Honoring Purple Heart recipients

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Bill Walden, Arizona State com­mander of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, would like Gila County to proclaim itself a “Purple Heart County.”

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Fuel reduction benefit kicks off pickup program

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The 2015 Pine Strawberry Fuel Reduction roadside brush, leaf and needle pickup program is on its way to being fully funded and committee members are ready to begin pickups on Sunday, May 17 in Arrowhead Estates.

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Pine 8th-grader sweeps science fairs

Can you correctly pronounce “Algae Amphidinium?”

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Four friends on an 800-mile trek hit Pine just before Trails Day

Hiking the 800-mile Arizona Trail can be a lonely journey.

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