cortez cortez  /kɔr ˈtɛz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Mexico (1485-1547)

News

  1. Montezuma County undersheriff under investigation

    CORTEZ, Colo.—The Colorado Bureau of Investigation is checking into credit card spending discrepancies involving Montezuma County Undersheriff Robin Cronk.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Denver Post

  2. FDOT: Cortez Bridge 'in pretty bad shape' but a fix will take several years

    Cortez Bridge needs a major makeover.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Bradenton Herald

  3. Cortez city employees getting raises

    CORTEZ — Cortez Police Department employees and others on the city payroll are getting raises after a survey found they were earning less than the recommended minimum.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Daily Sentinel

Quotes

  1. "We've signed some defensive guys, some hard-nosed guys, but we need some scoring," said Goorjian. "And I don't think there are too many guys in this league who are better scorers than Cortez."
    on Jun 23, 2008 By: Brian Goorjian Source: Land

  2. "I don't do holding and mauling and Joe Cortez is well aware of that," added Calzaghe. "He's an experienced referee and he'll enjoy a quiet night because all he will have to do is count to 10 and save Hopkins."
    on Mar 26, 2008 By: Joe Calzaghe Source: Times Online

  3. "Joe Cortez was very biased, I thought," McGuigan told BBC Radio Five Live. "He broke them up every time. Every opportunity he got, he broke them up. Hatton fought tremendously bravely. I thought the whole thing, the point being deducted,...
    on Dec 9, 2007 By: Barry McGuigan Source: Sportinglife.com

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