montezuma montezuma  /ˌmɑn tɪ ˈzu mə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) evergreen tree with large leathery leaves and large pink to orange flowers; considered a link plant between families Bombacaceae and Sterculiaceae

News

  1. Montezuma downtown clean-up set for Saturday

    The Montezuma Downtown Development Authority raised funds to repair the crane damaged by vandals.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Americus Times-Recorder

  2. Police: Former Montezuma teacher sexually abused students

    A former Montezuma High School teacher has been charged with multiple counts of sexual abuse after four students came forward to accuse him of improper behavior while he was employed there, officials said.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Des Moines Register

  3. Montezuma Police make arrests in 2 shootings

    MONTEZUMA — On May 31, the Montezuma Police Department responded to Flint River Community Hospital in reference to a person who had been shot. Officers learned that the victim, later identified as Tyrone Gill, 36, of 316 Norris St., Montezuma, had been shot once in the abdomen.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Americus Times-Recorder

Quotes

  1. "The people of Montezuma County have shown great patience on the Mancos Project, but the situation is turning dire," Salazar, D-Colo., said in a statement. "Washington must not forget the needs of people in rural areas, and in the rural areas...
    on May 31, 2007 By: Ken Salazar Source: Durango Herald

  2. ...in turn probably sent the headdress on to the King of Spain, Don Carlos of Austria, in an effort to win the crown's support for his planned march to Tenochtitlan, according to Thomas, author of "Conquest: Montezuma, Cortes, and the Fall of...
    on Feb 8, 2006 By: Carlos Salinas de Gortari Source: Bloomberg

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