Latest Yuma County, Arizona Stories
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.
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.
By Joyce Lobeck, The Sun, Yuma, Ariz. Jul. 22--Yuma's original airport beacon no longer guides aviators home, but its light will continue to shine. The beacon, retired in 2002 after 51 years in service, is now on permanent display in the lobby of the Yuma International Airport terminal.
By Joyce Lobeck, The Sun, Yuma, Ariz. Jul. 21--Yuma International Airport has taken a major step forward in its efforts to be a good neighbor to the military side of operations.
By William Roller, The Sun, Yuma, Ariz. Jul. 15--A fun summer school program that demonstrates the importance of science and how it applies to the real world has dozens of Yuma children eager to learn, according to one of its facilitators.
By Pam M. Smith, The Sun, Yuma, Ariz. Jul. 15--Troublemakers is the name of the band. Rock 'n' roll from the '60s to the present and lots of originals are in their music. Friday from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m., the Troublemakers will be live at the LZ Bar and Grill, 2175 S. Harley Drive.
By Joyce Lobeck, The Sun, Yuma, Ariz. Jul. 14--Shape-shifters in the form of huge, lumbering earth movers have been busily at work on the dunes west of Yuma a year into a massive project on the All American Canal.
By The Sun, Yuma, Ariz. Jul. 7--Mementos, a Yuma scrapbooking and card-making store, recently donated more than $1,400 worth of scrapbooking supplies to Arizona Western College's Upward Bound Summer Program.
By Stephanie Sanchez, The Sun, Yuma, Ariz. Jun.
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