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Mancos School Board announces vacancy

The Mancos Board of Education accepted and approved a resolution to declare a vacancy at the Nov. 13 meeting. To be eligible for the position, candidates must be a Mancos resident for at least one...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Montezuma-Cortez considers cuts after school tax fails

Voters rejected the Montezuma-Cortez Re-1 School District’s request to raise property taxes on Tuesday night, and the district quickly warned that budget cuts were likely. In other county...

DATE: Nov. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos schools celebrate Dia de los Muertos

The Mancos School District held its fourth annual Dia de los Muertos Festival on Thursday. Dia de los Muertos is a cultural holiday celebrated throughout Latin America and the United States....

DATE: Nov. 5, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos principal, staffer put on administrative leave

A Mancos school principal and another staff member were given two-day leaves of absence on Oct. 16, according to district Superintendent Brian Hanson. In an interview with The Journal on Oct. 25,...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

About 27 percent of Mancos voters mail in ballots

Many voters in the Mancos school district have gotten an early start on voting ahead of Tuesday’s mail-in election. Montezuma County Clerk Kim Percell said 648 Mancos voters had mailed in ballots...

DATE: Oct. 31, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos School District touts planned renovations

The Mancos School District has an extensive remodel planned for its antique school buildings starting next year, if it can secure the funding in this year’s election. Mancos voters will decide on a...

DATE: Oct. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Local recycling faces challenges of supply and demand

A poor recyclables market and bad public habits are hurting the Four Corners Recycling Initiative. Leaders hope community support will help them overcome financial challenges. More responsible use...

DATE: Aug. 7, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos school board chooses leader for bond committee

At a meeting on July 17, the Mancos board of education asked a longtime coach to lead a team of volunteers in getting the word out about a bond issue in the upcoming election. The school district...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Deadline approaches for Mancos emergency loan paperwork

Businesses interested in federal assistance after the Western Excelsior mill fire have until Friday to turn in worksheets from the U.S. Small Business Administration. On July 11, after both Mancos...

DATE: July 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos schools’ BEST project officially approved

At their meeting Monday, Mancos School District board members and administrators expressed their excitement at the official approval of their Building Excellent Schools Today grant project, which...

DATE: June 20, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Mancos schools finalize $4.3 million budget

Mancos School District board members unanimously approved a $4.3 million budget for the 2017-2018 school year at a special meeting May 31. “The budget is balanced,” Superintendent Brian Hanson...

DATE: June 6, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

State board endorses $19.8 million for Mancos schools upgrade

Mancos School District’s huge campus upgrade project has been recommended for approval by a state board. The Colorado Department of Education Building Excellent Schools Today (BEST) board on May 18...

DATE: May 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News