By Mila Besich Lira
School is back in session and that means that the Superior Rotary Club is back in full swing recognizing the students of the month from Superior Junior Senior High School. The students were selected their teachers and school staff for their school service, positive attitudes and willingness to learn.
For the month of August Jenecca Hernandez, Michael Nunez, Danielle Banks and Troy Begay were recognized. The students attended a Rotary luncheon at Los Hermanos and had the opportunity to meet local Rotarians.
Jenecca Hernandez is a Senior at Superior High School. She is the daughter of Benny and Donnie Hernandez. Hernandez is a cheerleader and worked for the Town of Superior as a life guard. Hernandez explained that she has already enlisted in the US Army, she will leave for basic training nine days after graduation. She plans to become a Nutrition Care Specialist in the Army. She has four sisters and one brother.
Michael Nunez is a Senior at Superior High School. His parents are Mona Nunez and Danny Alvarado. He is a nose guard for the Superior Panther’s Football team and is the lone senior on this years team. Nunez has been attending the Cobre Valley Institute of Technology Nursing Assistant program. He plans to complete his program with CVIT in May when he graduates Superior. He plans to attend Central Arizona College and become an X-Ray Tech after.
Danielle Banks is a seventh grader at Superior Junior High. She is the daughter of Melissa Carillo. She is a member of the Junior High Spiritline. Banks explained that she would like to study to be a doctor, when she graduates from high school.
Troy Begay is a seventh grader at Superior Junior High. He is the son of Victoria Campos. Begay is a member of the Junior High Football team. After high school he plans to join to the Army.
The Superior Rotary also approved the membership of three new members, Superior Organics, and Mr. and Mrs. John Tameron.
The Superior Rotary Club is the oldest established service club in Superior. The Rotary meets every Tuesday for lunch at Los Hermanos. For more information on becoming a Rotarian please contact Roy Chavez at 520-827-9133.