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Obituaries (02/27/14)

GALLEGOS — Bertha Gallegos, 90, a resident of Albuquerque, NM has gone to join her Lord and Savior. She passed away peacefully on Friday, February 21, 2014 at 10:35 PM….[Read more]

One basket shy of a win

The Warriors were a little short-handed when they faced Hot Springs, which resulted in coming up just shy of the "W" as they lost by one 66 – 67 against Hot Springs. Matthew Jojola would score the first goal from the line after he was fouled. Gibo Padilla and Sean Moore each drained three pointers to take the lead 7 – 4. Zeb Esquivel would tap in another two. Dennis Woods increased the lead 15 – 7 Socorro.

Calendar of Events (02/20/14)

UPCOMING Healthy Kids, Socorro County is hosting a Stakeholders’ Potluck from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, at Cottonwood Valley Charter School. Space is limited. To RSVP, contact Cynthia…[Read more]

Obituaries (02/20/14)

JEFFERIES — Written by Valerie Kimble. Former Socorroan Bob Jeffries dies in Colorado. Jeffries posted two cartoons on Facebook on Jan. 24 of this year – a couple of visual…[Read more]

Letters to the editor (02/20/14)

Who is protecting your property rights? Editor: Do you believe that your elected officials and government at all levels have your property rights as their main goal?  If you do…[Read more]

The Blotter (02/13/14)

Jan. 1 • A woman was arrested at 7 a.m. following the report of the theft of a charger cord and liquor from a vehicle in the 800 block of…[Read more]

Obituaries (02/13/14)

BRICE — When Jerry G. Brice became the first female Certified Purchasing Manager in New Mexico in 1981, she was already on her fourth or fifth career, not that she…[Read more]

Calendar of events (02/13/14)

UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS: El Camino Real International Heritage Center, Exit 115 off Interstate 25, has free admission for New Mexico seniors 60 and older on Wednesdays. Sundays all New Mexico…[Read more]

Two Socorro Science Olympiad teams make their way to state

Courtesy photo:  The Socorro High School Science Olympiad team, took first in the regional competition and will be competing in the state-level competition Feb. 22 at New Mexico Tech.

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.

Obituaries 02/06/14

PACHECO — Anthony Richard Pacheco, 20, passed away on Thursday, January 30, 2014. He was born in Socorro, NM on June 25, 1993 to Daniel M. Pacheco and Julia Ann…[Read more]

Calendar of Events 02/06/14

UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS: Socorro municipal election absentee ballot applications must be filled out and received at the city clerk’s office, 111 School of Mines Road, by 5 p.m. Feb. 28. …[Read more]

Letters to the editor 02/06/14

A new space for ‘war games’ Editor: United States taxpayers spend millions providing training centers for members of our military. U.S. taxpayers also spend millions to support the preservation, maintenance…[Read more]