Many Moons Ago

Various tribes of the Four Corners states participated in the annual Walking Together for Healthier Nations event on Friday, May 4. The walk began at three different locations in three different states — Aneth in Utah, Red Mesa in Arizona, and the U.S. Hwy. 160 and U.S. Hwy. 491 junction in Colorado — leading everyone to the Four Corners Monument. This photo first appeared in the May 18, 2012, edition of The Southern Ute Drum.
Crash Dummies Vince and Larry hand out safety awards to Head Start Students. After the presentation, youngsters learned to be safe riders on buses and vehicles by buckling up. This photo first appeared in the May 16, 1992, edition of The Southern Ute Drum.
Cynthia Kent, Executive Director of Indian Affairs for the State of Colorado was the guest speaker for the annual tribal dinner for Southern Ute seniors at the Strater Hotel in Durango, Colo. This photo first appeared in the May 21, 1982, edition of The Southern Ute Drum.
On May 2, 2002, Ignacio Elementary School held its 18 Annual “Carousel of Creativity.” During the evening’s program, the school had a grand opening celebration for the Secret Garden. The elementary school honored Amelia Howe for her dedication and hard work in making the Secret Garden a reality by installing a bench bearing her name inside the garden. This photo first appeared in the May 17, 2002, edition of The Southern Ute Drum.
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