It's been a long road back for Magdalena High School's Daniel Hand. But as the state track and field meet approaches, that final mile is in sight.
Teachers at Magdalena School delivered mostly good news during the programmatic portion of the Board of Education's meeting on April 17. Progress students made during the current school year could be seen, heard and read in the numbers reported by elementary, mid school and high school educators.
New Mexico Land Com-missioner Ray Powell is making the rounds and was in Socorro on April 2 to visit with city and county officials, and administrators at New Mexico Tech.
A Socorro woman fell — or possibly purposely went over the rail — onto Interstate 25 on Wednesday and is recovering from leg and back injuries at an Albuquerque hospital.
Magdalena Schools will proceed with caution in providing students with information relating to sex education.
Socorro Electric Coop-erative provides power to approximately 10,000 customers in west-central New Mexico. But "Power to the People" took on an altogether different meaning for the co-op when its member-owners came out in force for the annual meeting on Saturday.
A former Socorro County Sheriff's Department deputy was sentenced to six years in prison and recommended to undergo sex offender intervention and therapy while incarcerated and as conditions of parole for coercing female drivers into sexual favors during traffic stops last year.
You never know when a community emergency or catastrophic disaster might strike. The village of Magdalena wants to be ready if and when it does.
Socorro Electric Cooperative will hold its annual meeting today (Saturday, April 14) at Macey Center on the campus of New Mexico Tech in Socorro. Registration takes place from 1 to 3 p.m., and the business meeting gets under way at 3 p.m.
It'll become official today. The Magdalena High School baseball team will clinch a spot in the Class 1A state playoffs.
The Socorro Warriors keep adding to their list of qualifiers for the Class 3A state high school track and field meet. They were hoping to add even more on Friday when the team traveled to Ruidoso to compete in the Therman Jordan Relays.
Socorro High School baseball coach Kenny Gonzales was hopping mad.
His team had suffered the embarrassment of being no-hit in front of its home crowd in a District 3-3A loss to Cobre on Tuesday.