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RRHS CTE Educators Host Local Advisory Committee

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In October, Rio Rico High School Career and Technical Education (CTE) hosted their first of two Local Advisory Committee (LAC) meetings for the 2013-2014 school year. Over 60 individuals representing local residents, businesses, parents and students attended the dinner event. Richard McPherson, LAC Chairperson and Agricultural Education teacher, welcomed committee members, and then turned the event over to CTE Director, ... Read More »

RRHS Student Selected as NHRP Scholar

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Joel Leyva, Rio Rico High School senior, received word from The College Board that he is a 2013-2014 National Hispanic Recognition Program (NHRP) Scholar, recognizing him as an “academically exceptional Hispanic/Latino student.” According to The College Board, this year the NHRP selected 5,300 Hispanic/Latino students from a pool of over 259,000 candidates for this distinction. Candidates for “Scholar” must be ... Read More »

Corinne Holm Milton


Corinne was born and raise in Nogales and lived in Nogales for several years after marrying. She has lived in Nepal, Pakistan, and South America. She is presently a resident of Tucson. Corrine attended the University of Arizona, California, Texas and New Mexico as well as Chatham College in Pittsburgh both as an undergraduate and graduate student. She also attended ... Read More »

Dalessandro hosting Senior Scam Prevention Forums


STATE CAPITOL, PHOENIX – Rep. Andrea Dalessandro, D-Sahuarita (District 2), is hosting several Senior Scam Prevention Forums across Santa Cruz County. Each event is designed to help residents learn about resources available to protect seniors. Presenters from the Arizona Attorney General’s Office will attend the event, along with representatives from AARP, SEAGO and the Santa Cruz County Sheriff’s Office. Dalessandro ... Read More »

Girl Scouts donate

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The Girl Scouts of Santa Cruz County recently celebrated its founder’s birthday Juliette “Daisy” Gordon Low by donated hundred of pounds of food items to the Nogales Community Food Bank. The local clubs held food drive in past week to collect items for donation. “We are celebrating Low because she believed that all girls should be given the opportunity to ... Read More »

Es testigo RGM de entrega de apoyo de la empresa Chamberlain a damnificados de Sinaloa

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Dirección de Comunicación Social/Gobierno Municipal de Nogales, Sonora El presidente municipal fue testigo de la entrega que realizó la empresa Chamberlain y sus empleados por la cantidad de 225 mil pesos, víveres y artículos de primera necesidad para los damnificados del estado de Sinaloa del huracán “Manuel”. En la mencionada empresa se realizó la entrega de estos apoyos a la ... Read More »


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One of the most popular events of the year at Tubac Golf Resort & Spa this past November 2, 2013. Hot Air Balloon Glow and Festival! These ‘gentle giants”, as they are called, light up the evening sky and bring joy to all who see them. This year the festivities included the ever popular kids zone, tethered balloon rides, entertainment, ... Read More »

SCVUSD Pre-K Students Receive Books from FTF Director

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SCVUSD pre-K students received a special treat from Francisco Padilla, Regional Director for First Things First, Santa Cruz Regional Partnership Council. Padilla paid the SCVUSD preschoolers a visit in their classrooms, read to them, and hand-delivered a book to each. The purpose of First Things First is to support the health, development and early education of all Arizona’s children birth ... Read More »

Culmina con éxito la 8va Edición del Festival del Día de Muertos

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Dirección de Comunicación Social Con gran éxito culminó el festival del Día de Muertos en su octava edición dedicada al grabador Mexicano José Guadalupe Posada, creador de la “Catrina” a 100 años de su muerte. Por espacio de tres días en la plaza del Centro Cultural Los Nogales (CECUN), se presentaron diversos espectáculos artísticos-culturales y una procesión por los alumnos ... Read More »

“IME Becas” continues in SCC

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The Mexican Consulate in collaboration with the Santa Cruz County (SCC) Attorney’s Office and Cochise College of SCC has come together once again to renew its scholarship collaboration to local students. The scholarship titled “IME Becas” was first awarded in SCC in 2005 with funding provided by the Mexican government and the SCC Attorney’s office to students of Latin American ... Read More »

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