Research is underway at New Mexico Tech by engineering students to develop robotic tools that aid humans in performing complex tasks.
The contention that Socorro County produces some of the best art in the state was made evident at the 23rd annual National Pastel Painting Exhibition, which took place in November at Expo New Mexico in Albuquerque.
Medical personnel at Socorro General Hospital got the chance to test their skills at handling a highly-infectious disease on Dec. 4., with an exercise mimicking the admittance of a patient exhibiting symptoms of Ebola.
The Office of the State Engine (OSE) has given San Augustin Plains Ranch LLC (APR) until Christmas Eve to be more specific on what it plans to do with the 54,000 acre-feet of water per year it wants to pump from the San Agustin aquifer under Socorro and Catron counties.
Socorro kids are 'Broadway Bound' in the new NDI show
Michael Mideke, of Hop Canyon, describes himself as an "amateur scientist-photographer who has been making still photographs for 64 years and movies for 52 years."
In the continuing search for evidence of Socorro's origin, Jornada Research Institute (JRI) conducted additional research in November to find traces of the Piro Pueblo of Pilabó, which lies underneath modern Socorro near San Miguel Church.
Photography as art is hard to achieve, but Socorro photographer Don Boyd has earned that distinction with his works currently on exhibit at the Socorro County Chamber of Commerce.
With the Nov. 4 election of Darryl Cases as Socorro County's probate judge, it's not hard to presume that public service is a Cases family tradition.
For the second year in a row, Socorro-area taxpayers will have free help available to prepare their 2014 tax returns.
With the 2014 Festival of the Cranes over, the crowds of bird watchers have left and gone home, but the birds remain, and not just within the confines of Bosque del Apache.
Earle Powell Bursum was 80 when she passed away in Socorro Nov. 9, and in those years she managed to raise four children, spearhead the establishment of El Camino Real Historic Trail Site and supported many civic groups and organizations, all the while maintaining an 8 top 9 handicap on the golf course.