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A Florence, Arizona Prison

Arizona did not become a state until 1912, so for several decades of it’s existence, it had a territorial prison to handle the work of…

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Yuma Prison

Most high schools hope to turn out classes of top notch students. This school consistently produces a new crop of criminals–but that’s all right with…

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Raising Boys to Be Men

The Bible’s parable of the prodigal son shares the story of a wayward son that comes home to a father, who has every right to…

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Arivaca Boys Ranch

The Arivaca ranch has been breaking horses since the late 1800s. They’re still breaking horses, but today the horses are also used to break young…

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A Cattle Ranch for Boys

For over a century, this ranch near Arizona’s border with Mexico has raised thousands of head of cattle, herded by generations of desert cowboys. Today…

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Date Farming

Some farmers need expensive, high tech equipment to harvest their crops. This crop requires a very low-tech method of harvest, but it does help if…

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Farming the Trees

David’s farm is just 2 ½ acres in size…but that does not mean he’s not busy. In fact, the crop he grows will require full…

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Raising Cattle in the Heat

Angus Brown is used to dealing with 120 plus degree heat and three inches of rain a year. It’s a cattle operation that thrives in…

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The McElhaney Cattle Company

Along Interstate 8 in Southwestern Arizona, you can find one of the largest cattle operations in the nation. It’s called the McElhaney Cattle Company and…

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When Life Gives You Lemons…

When life throws you a lemon, you make lemonade. Mark certainly has plenty of lemons, but he doesn’t have to make them into lemonade to…

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A Citrus Family Tradition

You’ve probably bought their fruit and not even realized it. This is a family-owned citrus packer that grows, packs, markets and ships around the world….

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Sunset Volcano Crater National Monument

Although it’s been about a millennium since this place rumbled to life, the mountain still speaks of the event that took place here… SharePrintEmail

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