Latest Yuma, Arizona Stories

2015-05-01 23:05:45

Education Elements will support Yuma Elementary School District's total transformation to personalized learning and their integration of technology and instruction. San

2014-09-10 23:01:28

The Bureau of Reclamation announced that it has awarded three contracts totaling $7.46 million for work in the Lower Colorado Region at Hoover Dam and in Yuma, Arizona. Boulder

2014-02-19 23:28:26

Look for Tanimura & Antle in the Toss it Up Salad Bar arena and at the Plant-a-Pot interactive booth at Yuma Lettuce Days March 1 – 2, held at the Quartermaster Depot State Historic Park.

2010-06-08 12:56:00

BIRMINGHAM, Mich., June 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Community House, a nonprofit organization in Birmingham, MI dedicated to cultural, social and educational enrichment, will be launching the first annual "Elmore Leonard Literary Arts and Film Festival," November 10-13, 2010. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100608/DE17760LOGO ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100608/DE17760LOGO ) The multifaceted event will include a competition for screenwriters and filmmakers as well...

2010-05-19 07:30:00

YUMA, Ariz., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Green Garages are empty. Sixteen vehicles sit in the Arizona desert. And more than 100 college engineering students wait to show a panel of judges that their vehicle should win top honors.

2008-08-06 12:00:48

By William Roller, The Sun, Yuma, Ariz. Aug. 6--Navigating a smooth course through high school and higher education can be a daunting task for even the highly motivated, but calming the turbulence of career choices for Yuma students is made easier due to a federal program.

2008-07-31 21:00:26

By The Sun, Yuma, Ariz. Jul. 31--Yuma Art Center's Youth Summer Theater Camp production of "Seussical Jr." opens at 7 tonight (Friday) at the Historic Yuma Theatre, 254 S. Main St.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.