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Coalition targets drug prevention measures

To continue receiving grant funding, the Socorro County Prevention Coalition (SCPC) is required by New Mexico's Office of Substance Abuse Prevention (OSAP) to select eight "intervening variables" or objectives for the next fiscal year as part of its strategic plan.

Resolution aims to dissolve SEC


A disgruntled district III constituency put pressure on the Socorro Electric Cooperative (SEC) at its annual meeting with the approval of a resolution threatening to do away with the current establishment.

Letters to the Editor 11/13/14

I appreciate your printing two letters regarding the SEC in your last issue. Mr. Wagner's urged co-op members to attend the District II and District III meetings. The District II meeting in Magdalena this past Saturday had a Quorum and the members there approved several resolutions to be presented at the 2015 annual Members' Meeting for deliberation and voting by the membership.

Obituaries 11/13/14

BURSUM – Earle Powell Bursum, 80, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014 at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Big Spring, Texas on…[Read more]