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VFW monthly meeting

The Veterans of Foreign Wars meet on Sunday at 1 p.m. at VFW Post 1677, 111 E. Second St. in Casa Grande. The meeting is open to all.

CAC offers webinars

Central Arizona College will offer student success workshops in a live online webinar format during the months of July and August. The free informational sessions focus on topics that are important to students and their families. They can be accessed from any computer or mobile device with internet access. Workshop dates are:

  • Monday, July 15, beginning at 5 p.m. The topic is “Parent Orientation, Supporting Your Student Through the College Experience.”
  • Tuesday, July 23, beginning at 3 p.m. The topic is “Understanding Financial Aid.”
  • Thursday, Aug. 1, beginning at 4 p.m. The topic is “Study Strategies & Tutoring from the Learning Center.”

To register visit or for additional information email

Upcoming 100th anniversary celebration

American Legion Post 8 will be celebrating its 100th anniversary on July 31. Post 8 in Casa Grande was named after Fred A. Humphreys, a local World War I veteran killed in France in 1918. Fred had a brother Edward and a sister Tula who was the postmaster in town in 1918 when Fred went into the Army. The group is looking for any information on family that may still be in the area. Those with information may call Commander Donald Graham at 520-431-3838.

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