News

Southwest Colorado Bar Association to award scholarships

Southwest Colorado Bar Association will award three scholarships to graduating seniors from high schools and home-school students attending college in the fall who live in La Plata and San Juan...

DATE: April 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Animas High School to go to prom

Animas Students will attend prom from 8 to 11 p.m. April 14 a the Powerhouse Science Center, 1333 Camino del Rio. After-prom will be held from 11:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. at the Boys & Girls Club of La...

DATE: April 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durangoan joins honor society

Logan Graham of Durango was recently initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest collegiate honor society. Graham is pursuing political science degree at North Carolina...

DATE: April 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Animas High School enrollment still open

Enrollment for the 2018-19 academic year at Animas High School is open for ninth- and 10th-grade students. Eleventh-grade students will be placed on a wait-list. AHS does not enroll new 12th-grade...

DATE: April 7, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Fort Lewis College to host AVID ceremony

Durango High School’s Advancement Via Individual Determination students will attend a graduation ceremony and lectures at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at Fort Lewis College, 1000 Rim Drive. For more...

DATE: April 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Center of Southwest Studies to host events

Two events will be held Wednesday at the Center of Southwest Studies at Fort Lewis College: a book sale at 5 p.m. and genealogy research program at 5:30 p.m. The book sale will offer titles at...

DATE: April 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Animas High School to take tests

Animas High School students will take the PSAT8/9, PSAT and SAT on Tuesday. The school will have an early release at 12:30 p.m. after tests are complete. For more information, call 247-2474.

DATE: April 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango student attends ethics competition

Aileen Flanery of Durango attended the Diversity and Business Ethics Case Competition Feb. 9 at the University of Colorado at Boulder Leeds School of Business. Flanery’s major is undeclared. The...

DATE: April 5, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango School District to offer mental health education

Durango School District 9-R nurse Laura Schiavone and social worker Teresa Jennings will host a Youth Mental Health First Aid course from 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 13 in the board room at the 9-R...

DATE: April 2, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango student added to Sherman College dean’s list

Andrew Ike of Durango was named to the fall 2017 quarter dean’s list at Sherman College of Chiropractic. Students are required to earn a 3.5 grade point average during a given academic quarter to...

DATE: April 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Durango School District 9-R to host job fair

Durango School District 9-R will host a job fair from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 7 at Riverview Elementary School, 2900 Mesa Ave. Schools represented at the fair will include: Fort Lewis College;...

DATE: April 1, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education

Know Your Dough seeks volunteers

Know Your Dough, a nonprofit that provides financial-wellness programs for local youths and young adults, is seeking volunteers interested in teaching its “Feed the Pig” program from April 23 to...

DATE: March 31, 2018 | CATEGORY: Education