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Leon Young Pavilion renovations under way

Rehabilitation project kicks off at South Shooks Run Park  By Zach Hillstrom The Southeast Express Rehabilitation of the Leon Young Pavilion in South Shooks Run Park began last week and is expected to be completed by the end of April. The pavilion is named after

Amazon announcement spurs excitement, visions for growth

Primed for opportunity By Jeanne Davant Special to the Southeast Express Amazon’s Feb. 13 announcement that it plans to open a 4 million-square-foot fulfillment center in Southeast Colorado Springs has stirred excitement in the economic development community. The project has broken ground and the facility

Sierra’s Ahsmuhs makes school history

Stallion shines on the state stage By Marcus Hill The Southeast Express Hailey Jo Ahsmuhs became the first wrestler in Sierra High School history — boys or girls — to earn the title of state wrestling champion. Ahsmuhs nearly missed the opportunity, though, at the

Pay hike: Big for families, a blip for economy

Raises’ impact not significant off base, experts say By Zach Hillstrom The Southeast Express Josh Andrews has seen firsthand how important financial planning can be for military members — especially when they suddenly find themselves with more money in their bank accounts. After graduating from