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Marana's Bobby Duncan came home from the 2010 U.S.A. National Special Olympics Games in Lincoln, Neb., this week wearing a bronze medal around his neck.
Bobby Duncan, a 20-year-old Marana resident, is in the midst of an opportunity of his lifetime.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Bobby Duncan enjoys competing in track events, but covers his ears because the sound of the starter pistol is a little too loud for him. Duncan, who has been diagnosed with autism, qualified for nationals by taking gold in a state competition.
Randy Metcalf/The Explorer, Bobby Duncan, 20, is one of the 33 Arizona athletes competing in the Special Olympics National games in Nebraska. Along with a high jump, long jump and shot put, Duncan competes in the 100- and 400-meter dash events.
Marana Mayor Bobby Sutton, Jr. and a Marana businessman are subjects of a federal public corruption investigation focused primarily on their dealings with Waste Management, the nation's largest trash hauler.