Under Fila’s direction, Cocopah last year became the first Native American Tribe in Arizona and the country to join the IPAWS Collaborative Operating Group.
This year’s new teachers orientation included a performance of traditional birdsong singing and dancing.
Cocopah tribal members Yohan Stokes and Chole Garcia were among more than 180 student athletes honored at the 2016-17 Yuma Sun/Yuma Rotary Club All Region Banquet.
Yohan is a football player at Yuma Catholic High School and Chloe is a softball player at Kofa High School.
Samantha Twist represented the Cocopah Indian Tribe at the three day event that was held March 4-6.
Stakeholders gathered Jan. 12 for a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the Magrino Industrial Park, located near the San Luis II Port of Entry.
Economic Mobility: The Race for 2016 was held Jan. 12 - 15 at the Riverfront Conference Center in Yuma.