Articles for the ‘Cuentos’ Category

Socorro Idol?

Sky Chadde/El Defensor Chieftain: Jevon Ngo is on duty as a lifeguard at the New Mexico Tech Swimming Center on Friday. Ngo is trying to be a contestant on the hit show, American Idol.

This Tuesday, Jevon Ngo, who was born and raised in Socorro, will leave on a jet plane to Oklahoma City, Okla., where he will join thousands of aspiring young men and women vying for the opportunity to sing in front of three prominent judges.

Poet honored

Barbara DuBois, a member of Las Cantantes and of the Rio Abajo Poets, won first prize in the Artists Embassy International Dancing Poetry contest. She was invited to San Francisco…[Read more]