Kids clearing cemetery a ‘beautiful sight’

facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather

I’m writing in regards to the photos and write up about the kids from Mesa LDS. I live across from the high school where they all gathered. A huge sign read Better Superior, at the top of the stairs.

I watched as they all gathered in a group before they entered. They were laughing and cheering, hugging and listening to the chaperones as they talked to them – a beautiful sight to see and hear.

Every retreat they have had there has been impressive to me, and, to see them all clearing our cemetery was a heavenly sight.

The smile on the young girl’s face said it all. Our family would like to give praise for this young group, and a huge thank you, and, God bless to each of them.

I even saw all of them having an early breakfast outside on the tennis courts. After I would get out of work at 10:00 I would sit outside and listen to them as they sat around the fire, and talked and sang, and, laughed.

Thanks for letting me listen to the joy of this retreat.

/s/ Karen L. Murrieta

Murrieta Family

Staff (1720 Posts)

There are news or informational items frequently written by staff or submitted to the Copper Basin News, San Manuel Miner, Superior Sun, Pinal Nugget or Oracle Towne Crier for inclusion in our print or digital products. These items are not credited with an author.


facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedinmailby feather
facebooktwitterby feather

Comments are closed.

  • Stories Just Posted

    Re-Confirmed: Nomination for Oak Flats Historic Site designation returned

    8 hours ago
    by

    This week Copper Area News received numerous phone calls from readers claiming that the nomination application for Oak Flats to become a historic site was not returned and was still under


    Gosar, Kirkpatrick weigh in against Oak Flats on National Register of Historic Places

    8 hours ago
    by

    The letter below was sent to the Keeper of the Record at the National Parks Service by Arizona Congressmen Paul Gosar and Ann Kirkpatrick urging the Keeper to send back an


    Kearny police officer arrested in Tucson

    July 30th, 2015
    by

    On Wednesday, July 29, 2015 at approximately 2:15 p.m., Kearny Police Officer Gonzalo Mata was arrested on Domestic Violence/Stalking charges.


    The Oatman Massacre

    July 29th, 2015
    by

    O n Feb. 18, 1851 a covered wagon climbed the steep bank rising above the Gila River. On board the covered wagon were Royce and Mary Oatman as well as their seven


  • Stories Just For You

    Mayor’s Corner: Cleaning Up After the Kearny River Fire

    July 28th, 2015
    by

    If you take a look at the “backside” of the 400 block of Jamestown Road, you will see that much of the flammable brush has been removed.


    Letter to the Editor: Criminal Money used to Help Youth & Crime Victims

    July 28th, 2015
    by

    Recently you may have seen in the news that the ACLU plans to sue the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office, Pinal […]


    Budgets and Roadwork

    July 28th, 2015
    by

    The most recent development on the Town of Mammoth’s deficit budget and paying for police coverage is still being negotiated with Sheriff Babeu.


    Area needs Resolution Copper

    July 28th, 2015
    by

    While the opposition to the Land Exchange has a right to express its opinion about the Resolution Mining project, it would seem that readers and reporters would want to take a


  • Facebook

  • [Advertisement.]
  • Arizona Headlines & Current Weather