Socorro County Commissioner Pauline Jaramillo is one of nine county commissioners in the state of New Mexico to have earned the New Mexico Certified County Commissioner designation from NM EDGE's County College. Additionally, Commissioner Jaramillo earned her New Mexico Certified Public Official designation at the same time.
Socorro High School's Science Olympiad team made the trek down to Silver City where they competed, and placed first overall, against more than a dozen other schools in the southwest regional tournament on Jan. 25. Sarracino Middle School's team was not far behind, nabbing sixth place.
The New Mexico Tech Pygmy Rugby Club kicked off their spring 2014 season at home Saturday with a scrimmage against men's club side New Mexico Brujos.
Early spring brings us opportunities, once again, for viewing the Zodiacal Light. To see it, find a nice dark viewing spot and wait until it is completely dark after sunset. In the spring you look to the western horizon to see sunlight reflected by interplanetary dust particles. Look for a tall, left sloping wedge of diffuse light rising up from the horizon.
Socorro Court Appointed Special Advocates is an agency made up of volunteers who work with children in our community who are in foster care homes because they were victims of…[Read more]
Socorro County On Saturday Jan. 18, uniformed participants from around the state practiced for and competed in an annual shooting competition commemorating Robert E. Lee’s Birthday which was officially on…[Read more]