Dario Olivas, 24, of Veguita, N.M., was sentenced Tuesday in federal court in Santa Fe, N.M., to 60 months in prison followed by four years of supervised release for his methamphetamine trafficking conviction.
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Four organizations requested preliminary funding increases prior to the county budget formation for the next fiscal year, during the Tuesday Socorro County Commission meeting.
A man arrested following a pursuit was accused of possession of illegal narcotics with intent to distribute Feb. 25 in Socorro, according to Socorro Police Department incident reports.
Magdalena Schools teacher Deb Ingersoll was named Educator of the Year at the New Mexico Organic Farming Conference in Albuquerque. She won the award for the greenhouse class she teaches and her efforts in getting fresh vegetables and greens to the school cafeteria.
For those who spend their golden years making lives better for their community constituents, the Socorro County Senior Center will host a recognition event for their senior volunteers.
Eggsibition 2015, the latest in a long line of egg shows curated by Magdalena artist Yvonne Magener, presents eggs as artwork. The South African native said it was tradition in her mother's family to decorate eggs.
Some motorists blared their horns, either in opposition or solidarity, Monday along California Street in Socorro to acknowledge a student protest.
Timmy Leyba, 22, was already facing felony charges of aggravated burglary, aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and more. Now he will have to face more felony battery charges after fighting a correctional officer and making a futile attempt to escape custody.
Because of an agreement the City of Socorro said it has made with the contractors of the San Acacia Levee project, some road funds may be allocated to other areas.
When one stage curtain closes, another one opens.
Singing and dancing will fill the historic Garcia Opera House as Socorro Community Theater presents the musical "Oliver!" the next two weekends.
Home field advantage has its edge, but high standards swear no allegiance.