articles about bowie
a random selection of newspaper articles written about bowie, one as far back as 1882.
bowie unified school district #14
the schools operate classes for pre-kindergarten through grade 12, with an
elementary school, a middle school, and a high school.
the school district was
formed in 1883, when the cochise county board of supervisors autorized the school
trustees of teviston "to form a school district at teviston,
to include all children of school age within five (5) miles of teviston, cochise
county, a.t." (note: the name of the town was changed to bowie in 1911.)
in 1885, james h. tevis, the founder of teviston, later bowie, gave ground for a
school site and the southern pacific donated a portable building for the
since that time bowie's pride in their public schools
is evident. it has the usual alumni array of doctors, lawyers, architects,
judges, and many others from nearly all walks of the business and professional
communities. bowie graduates are in the public sector as well as the private
sector of the state, nation, and internationally. most graduating students
plan to attend post-high school programs.
fort bowie national historic site
the most direct and shortest route to fort bowie national historic site is
from bowie. travel south for 13 miles on apache pass road, which is paved
to 1/2 mile of the trailhead and parking lot.
chiricahua national monument
chiricahua national monument can be reached from bowie by traveling south on
apache pass road, pass the fort bowie parking lot, through scenic
apache pass to highway 186; 21 miles as shown on the maps. apache pass road is now
paved almost the entire 13 miles to the fort bowie parking lot at the trailhead.
hot well dunes recreation area is just 19 miles from bowie.
the 11,700-acre dos cabezas mountains wilderness is seven miles south of bowie.
travel south along apache pass road then west on the dirt road leading to
happy camp canyon.
locally known as the masonic picnic ground and the lions picnic ground.
southeast arizona economic development group's purpose is to
responsibly develop and expand the economy of cochise county and to
work with existing and prospective business-owners and other stakeholders.
southeastern az rural chamber alliance