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M-CHS student Atkins named Rees Scholarship recipient

Deanna Atkins, a senior at Montezuma-Cortez High School, has been awarded a Bill and Peg Rees Scholarship to attend Fort Lewis College, according to a written release from Onward. Deanna is a...

DATE: May 23, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

MECC luncheon changes location for June

The Montelores Early Childhood Council will hold its June monthly luncheon meeting on the first Monday in June, the 4th, at 11:45 a.m., in a new location for this meeting only. Due to a conflicting...

DATE: May 23, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Local students receive departmental honors at Fort Lewis College

The following local students have received departmental awards at Fort Lewis College in Durango for the 2011-12 academic year:Veronica Espinoza of Mancos was honored with the Karen I. Spear...

DATE: May 23, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Beech Street Preschool registration in progress

Beech Street Preschool is accepting applications for the 2012-2013 school year. Applications will be available at 510 N. Beech Street in Cortez.For more information, call 565-7491 ext. 106.

DATE: May 23, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

M-CHS Spotlight Student of the Week

Montezuma-Cortez High School senior Josh Maes is this week’s Spotlight Student of the Week. Grade — 12Favorite restaurant — Chili’sFavorite movie — The Oceans TrilogyFavorite class — Toss up...

DATE: May 23, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Area students present at research symposium

The following area students presented research projects at Fort Lewis College’s Undergraduate Research Symposium on April 19:Trevor Downing of Mancos presented GIS and Soil Analysis to Determine...

DATE: May 23, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Education Briefs

Earn a manicurist certificateThe Southwest Colorado Community College West Campus is offering a manicurist certificate program this summer. The classes provide training in manicuring, pedicure,...

DATE: May 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

‘Invincible’ scholars

DATE: May 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Mancos student named recipient of Daniels Scholarship

Mancos High School announced that Kenneth Philpott has been named a recipient of the Daniels Scholarship and will be attending Colorado School of Mines in the fall. Philpott was nominated for the...

DATE: May 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Curtis earns Lubricar scholarship from Jiffy Lube

The “What Drives You?” scholarship program, funded by Cortez/Durango area Jiffy Lube franchise group Lubricar will award a $1,000 scholarship award to a Montezuma-Cortez High School student for the...

DATE: May 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

Sparks awarded Knights Memorial Scholarship

The Cortez Knights of Columbus Council 4209 is pleased to announce that the Knights Memorial Scholarship for this year has been awarded to Michael Sparks. Michael is a 2012 graduate of Dolores High...

DATE: May 17, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education

PHOTOS: Fun with history

DATE: May 14, 2012 | CATEGORY: Education