Pfc. Seferino Reyna, an Army combat engineer and father of two, died Aug. 7 when his vehicle was hit by a homemade bomb near Taji, about 20 miles northwest of Baghdad. Reyna was a member of the Tohono OÕodham Nation. (AP Photo/U.S. Army)
The group at Tumacácori Mission takes the citizenship oath. Monday's event was part of a much larger, weeklong series of ceremonies nationwide for new citizens. About 32,000 people are expected to become new Americans.
Volunteer Miriam Zmiewski-Angelova passes out a backpack as children from elementary school to high school line up for free school supplies at the Native Education Kickoff. The event was held Saturday.
Se invita al público en general a la bendición y dedicación del
santuario del padre Eusebio Francisco Kino, que fue construido por
las personas que apoyan los componentes históricos y los museos del
Río Nuevo al Oeste del Río Santa Cruz.
About 80 Girl Scouts joined forces Saturday with a local
homeowners association and several environmental groups to clear
giant reed plants and do other activities during Make a Difference
Day along Sabino Creek.