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Co-op members to cast vote on proposed bylaws

In approximately five weeks the owner/members of the Socorro Electric Cooperative – that is, everyone who receives an electric bill – will have a chance to make sweeping changes to the governance of the co-op.

Legendary Tech professor dies

Photo courtesy of New Mexico Tech: Robert Cormack was the longest-serving, full-time Tech faculty member.

Robert Cormack – the longest-serving, full-time member of the faculty at New Mexico Tech –Passed away last Saturday, March 14. A professor of psychology at Tech since 1968, Cormack retired recently and was granted emeritus status by the Board of Regents on Friday, the day before he died.

Everyone’s Irish at Sedillo Park this Saturday

Every year, the Irish and Irish-at-heart honor the patron saint of Ireland, St. Patrick, on the day he was said to have died, March 17, 460. The Tourism Department of the City of Socorro maintains that even if one wasn't from Ireland they can still be Irish for one day.