Pecan trees growing in the orchards owned by Farmers Investment Company in Sahuarita.
Kids playing with UA Roboclub robot cars in the Science City section of the Tucson Festival of Books on the mall at the University of Arizona Sunday March 10, 2013,cq, (SUNDAY MARCH 10, 2013) in Tucson, Arizona. Photo by Benjie Sanders/Arizona Daily Star *NO MAGS/NO SALES/MANDATORY CREDIT* T…
Somewhat of an overall shot of the room where a number of wedding exhibits are set up to show and entertain questions from those in attendance at the I Do In Tucson Bridal Show at the Saguaro Buttes Sunday April 21, 2013.
The Cox Butterfly & Orchid Pavilion at Tucson Botanical Gardens.
On any given day, approximately 500 trucks go into and out of the landfill. City officials say the upgrades to the site will extend its life by about 60 years.
Wildcat great Sean Elliott, left, will be at his first Pac-12 tournament since 1989 this week. He led Arizona to league tournament titles in his final two seasons at the school.
QB Jesse Scroggins boldly chose uniform No. 1 last year. He has changed to No. 15.
Sean Elliott talks to the crowd of the 2012 UA Red-Blue game as members of the 1988 Final Four look on.
Officials from Farmers Investment Company (FICO), which operates these pecan groves in Sahuarita, are worried that any water recharged into the ground would raise the water table and damage the trees’ roots.
UA center fielder Alex Lavine was hitting .459 when she suffered a torn ACL in Tuesday’s doubleheader against Ball State. Lavine will miss the rest of the season.
UA center fielder Alex Lavine will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL.
Bob Blair,7, is locked-in and concentrating on the rock he is painting.
If Sahuaro ace Alex Verdugo starts Thursday against Canyon del Oro, the game could be considered one of the biggest of the season.
From left to right: Tom Tolbert, Matt Muehlebach, Jud Buechler, Harvey Mason, Joe Turner and Craig McMillan, members of the 1988 Final Four team at a Red-Blue Game on Oct. 21, 2012.
From left to right, Derrick Williams, Daniel Bejarano, Jesse Perry, Solomon Hill and Alex Jacobson celebrates on the bench during Arizona's 93-77 blowout win over Duke in the Elite Eight on March 24, 2011.
Austin's Old Fashioned Ice Cream, opened in 1959, was known for pickle ice cream, amazing shakes and diner fare. The restaurant closed in its original location on Broadway just west of Country Club in 2010 and didn't survive much longer in a new location. RIP Austin's.
Angelo Chol is attempting to block the shot of Kaleb Tarczewski during the Red & Blue game today Sunday October 21, 2012 in Tucson, Arizona at McKale Center. Photo by Benjie Sanders/Arizona Daily Star
Kaleb Tarczewski as Brandon Ashley tries to block his shot during the Red & Blue game on Sunday October 21, 2012 in Tucson, Arizona at McKale Center. Photo by Benjie Sanders/Arizona Daily Star
Kaleb Tarczewski on the left, of the University of Arizona is was trying for shot as # 23 of Charleston Southern University trys to block the shot from behind during the first half of action Sunday November 11, 2012 in Tucson, Arizona at McKale Center. Photo by Benjie Sanders/Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona player #35 Kaleb Tarczewski up high and contesting the shot of California player #34 Robert Thurman during a PAC-12 conference game Sunday February 10, 2013 in Tucson, Arizona at McKale Center. Photo by Benjie Sanders/Arizona Daily Star
Lots of folks enjoyed the fine weather at last year’s Tucson Festival of Books on the UA Mall. The event, now in its sixth year, pumps about $4 million into Tucson’s economy annually, says Bill Viner, a festival founder. It’s intended to promote literacy, but it also gives local businesses a boost.
Raul Alcaraz Ochoa, julio 2013.
Raúl Alcaraz-Ochoa, second from left, says the Protection Network Coalition’s goal is to end close cooperation between police and the Border Patrol.
Little 8 year-old Larry Ronstadt, is having a ball checking out this A-10 at Davis Monthan Air Force Base as Major Rich Benda, on the left is telling him all about the plane during Larry's "Pilot for a Day" tour Thursday October 25, 2012, in Tucson, Arizona.Photo by Benjie Sanders/Arizona Daily Star
Little 8 year-old Larry Ronstadt, is having a ball sitting in the seat of this A-10 at Davis Monthan Air Force Base as Major Rich Benda, on the right is telling him all about the plane during Larry's "Pilot for a Day" tour Thursday October 25, 2012, in Tucson, Arizona. Photo by Benjie Sander…
Remington Todd,6, and first Lieutenant Cody Wilton, in the cockpit and on the right in the back is Joel Todd, as Wilton is explaining various things about the A-10 Thunderbolt plane to them during the Thunder and Lightning over Arizona air show at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Sunday April 15…
On top, a A-10 Thunderbolt II, also known as a Warthog, is flying with a P-51 Mustang, on the bottom, during the Thunder and Lightning over Arizona air show at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base Sunday April 15, 2012, in Tucson, Arizona. Photo by Benjie Sanders/Arizona Daily Star
An A-10C plane is sitting out on the flightline at Davis Monthan Air Force Base, as it is being check over and is getting ready for the pilot to take it up for a practice flight soon Friday February 22, 2008, in Tucson, Arizona. Photo by Benjie Sanders/Arizona Daily Star
Joe Kay explaining his charity offshoot "Float with Mike" while sitting inside the Disabled Resource Center on the UA campus in April 2013.
Little kids and others brought plenty of blankets and covers to keep warm as they watched the 88th Tucson Parade Thursday February 21, 2013
Perfect team-work here as Jake Day,cq,(JAKE DAY) and Lance Allen,cq,(LANCE ALLEN) completed their roping here in the slack Team Roping with a time of 7.1 Tuesday February 21, 2012,cq, (TUESDAY FEBRUARY 21, 2012) in Tucson, Arizona at the Tucson Rodeo Grounds. Not sure of which one is which h…
Jason Terry celebrates a UA victory by riding on the shoulders of fans who stormed the court after the Cats defeated Stanford 78-76.
Players and fans rush the court after the Wildcats' 68-48 basketball victory over Arizona State at McKale Center, giving the UA a sweep of the season series with the Sun Devils. Arizona Daily Star file photo taken 3/9/85 by Benjie Sanders
This Southern Pacific train runs on the tracks through a little town at the Gadsden Pacific Toy Train Museum.
Some of the members of the One Heart Beat band and some other musician friends are on stage jamming at the Tucson Peace Center's 28th Annual Peace Fair and Music Festival at the DeMeester Outdoor Performance Center at Reid Park Saturday February 27, 2010.
Eleven of the 31 bighorn sheep released in the Catalina Mountains on Nov. 18 have already died. The latest sheep to die fell victim to a mountain lion.
Pamela Phillips sitting in Supreme Court listening to a judge in December 2011.
Dawna Spencer and her children are enjoying the day at the Reid Park Zoo as the kids are really ito the Giraffe's here. The Zoo had it's second-highest year in 2013 with more than a half million visitors. Photo taken Tuesday January 7, 2013 in Tucson, Arizona.
Derrick Williams drives to the basket during Arizona's Sweet 16 blowout, upset win over Duke, 93-77, on March 24, 2011, in Anaheim. Williams had 32 points and 13 rebounds in the surprise win.
Jason Gardner drives to the basket as Kansas' Kirk Hinrich guards him during the NCAA Elite Eight on March 29, 2003 in Anaheim, Calif.
OK, so this must be golf heaven — hitting a straight drive at No. 15 at the Tubac Golf Resort on a sunny morning in April.
A.R. Young wallows in the mug after throwing a calf during steer wrestling in 1983.
The Lunderville family heading to get the girls' horses for them to ride in the competition, left to right--Melisa, the mom, Dylan,6, Peyton, 8, Taylor, 11, Chad, father, in 2013.
Hunter Herrin comes off of his horse and during the Tie-Down Roping event of the 86th annual La Fiesta de los Vaqueros Tucson Rodeo Sunday February 20, 2011.
Luke Butterfield hangs onto the rail as his horse rares-up in the shoot before heading out into the arena Saturday February 20, 2010 during the Saddle Bronc Riding event.
Beau Clark hides through the dirt and during the slack Steer Wrestling competition in 2012.
Bullfighter, Rob Smets smiles after being thrown from a bull at the Fiesta de Los Vaqueros rodeo in 1998,