Tailgating is an activity typically held before football or baseball games. But this Saturday, a group of reform-minded folks are planning to hold a tailgate party in the parking lot of Macey Center prior to Socorro Electric Cooperative's annual meeting.
The sun was shining bright at last week’s Stockyard Relays in Magdalena last Thursday. And things were looking bright for Magdalena High School’s track and field teams, too.
The date for a trial in the case against a former Socorro title company owner and Socorro County manager has been pushed back again. And, according to the prosecuting attorney, a trial may not happen at all.
Socorro Electric Cooperative will hold its annual meeting on Saturday, April 14, at Macey Center on the campus of New Mexico Tech in Socorro. Registration is from 1 to 3 p.m. The business meeting gets under way at 3 p.m.
A somber tone was set at the outset of Monday's board of trustees meeting in Magdalena.
An application for a permit to pump massive amounts of groundwater from beneath the San Agustin Plains in west-central New Mexico was denied by the New Mexico State Engineer last Friday.
The Socorro High School girls softball team busted out in a big way, beating Hot Springs High by mercy rule in the District 3-3A opener for both teams at Socorro's Sedillo Park last Friday afternoon.
With the wave of a magic wand, it was done. The Very Large Array officially became the Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array, and the world's most famous radio telescope took a giant leap deep into the 21st Century.
Socorro Electric Cooperative board of trustee meetings are often colored with fireworks, and Wednesday's meeting was no exception. Co-op attorney Lorna Wiggins dropped a bombshell by reporting that Trustee Charlie Wagner had privately been tape recording board meetings, including discussions that took place during executive sessions.
The high school baseball season can be broken up into three segments — the pre-district season, district play and the state playoffs. After going 6-6 to start the year, the Socorro Warriors opened up the District 3-3A season, 1-0, by beating the visiting Hatch Valley Bears on Tuesday.
There’s been a snag in Socorro Electric Cooperative’s member-owners’ countersuit against the co-op, but the judge presiding over the case says it won’t take much to unravel.
The Socorro County Chamber of Commerce, area businesses, community organizations, government agencies and interested individuals hope to snag local youth hook, line and sinker.