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Adopt a Teacher program returns to Re-1

Once again the community will have an opportunity to demonstrate that Montezuma County Loves Its Kids and Teachers (MCLIKT). This Adopt a Teacher project was initiated during the last school year...

DATE: July 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Hager awarded Friendship Club scholarship

The Mildred Friendship Club, which was organized in the early 1930s to help families within the community, is proud to announce this year’s scholarship recipient is Jesse Hager. Jesse is the son of...

DATE: July 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Local students named to honor roll at Adams State

ALAMOSA, Colorado — Two area students were listed on the Adams State University Vice President’s Honor Roll for the spring 2012 semester. Lane Cox of Cortez and Kelsey Corbin of Mancos achieved...

DATE: July 19, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Local students graduate from Fort Lewis College

DURANGO, CO — The following local students graduated from Fort Lewis College on Saturday, April 28, 2012:Jessica Adams of Dolores received a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Public...

DATE: July 12, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Dolores student Rodgers wins Nat’l Merit Scholarship

Dolores student, Caitlin C. Rodgers was named as one of the additional winners of National Merit Scholarships financed by colleges and universities that were announced by National Merit Scholarship...

DATE: July 12, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Sweet memories

Kevin McComb graduated from Montezuma-Cortez High School in 1975 and went on to study at Colorado Mountain College and Colorado State University. Although he knew that he wanted to be a teacher, he...

DATE: July 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Four Cortez students receive State FFA Degree

PUEBLO — Cheyenne Mortensen, Laura Heaton, Chantz Koskie and Jennifer McDonald of the Cortez FFA Chapter earned their State FFA Degree at the 84th State FFA Convention June 5-7. All four students...

DATE: July 5, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Former area student Bugg named a Dimmitt Scholar

Darrian Bugg, daughter of Dennis Bugg of Dolores, and Tina Tevault of Grand Junction, Colo., was named a Dimmitt Scholar at Morningside College of Sioux City, Iowa, in recognition of high academic...

DATE: June 27, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Leadership Training program earns new funding

The Family Leadership Training Institute (FLTI) is a family civics program where graduates spend more than 90 hours developing skills needed to become effective leaders in their communities. These...

DATE: June 27, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Piñon Project seeks mentors for youth program

The Piñon Project seeks individuals who want to make a difference in the life of a child.Youth who participate in one-on-one mentoring programs are 46 percent less likely to begin using illegal...

DATE: June 27, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Youth academy grad

DATE: June 27, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Cortez FFA Banquet honors Ag excellence, award winners

The Cortez FFA Chapter held its annual banquet on April 24 at Montezuma-Cortez High School. The FFA members, their families and various community members attended the banquet to celebrate the...

DATE: June 20, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education