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Stargazers from around the world will converge on Socorro County and El Camino Real Historic Trail Site next week for the 21st annual Enchanted Skies Star Party.
St. Paul's Methodist Church in Socorro has scheduled a lecture series on faith vs. science, with the first, "Would You Baptize and Extraterrestrial?" on Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. at the church.
Increasing specialty services in rural areas is an achievement for which most health care specialists outside urban areas strive.
Socorro County Commissioner Phillip Anaya, 64, representing district 3, died Thursday after battling long-term health issues.
The Pie Festival. It's the event that has brought fame and visitors — from both across the state and nationwide — to tiny Pie Town, New Mexico, for the last 35 years.
The Magdalena Village Board of Trustees is back to full strength as of Monday after the board approved Mayor Diego Montoya's choice of Lynda Middleton to fill the fourth seat, which had been vacant since June 23 with the resignation of Barbara Baca.
Mercedes Murphy was selected Sept. 6 by Gov. Susana Martinez as the replacement for Judge Edmund Kase in the New Mexico Seventh Judicial District's Division I.
With property taxes dropping in Socorro County, the maximum assessed value rose slightly, as more and more property assessments are accounted by officials.
Current plans for the Lobos Pipeline for funneling carbon dioxide across Socorro, Catron and Torrance counties were met with backlash from property owners at the first of three town hall meetings Tuesday at La Pomesa Elementary School in Veguita.
Anyone driving the loop around New Mexico Tech, specifically Olive Lane, can't help but notice the gaping cavity on the south side of Macey Center.
The American Cancer Society's Relay for Life is an event that is partly a fundraiser for the fight against cancer and partly a community event celebrating cancer survivors and increasing awareness of the disease.
Unwanted dogs running loose in Socorro and Magdalena, as well as county wide, are becoming less of a problem than they were just a few years ago, thanks to a burgeoning dog rescue network.
Homegrown in Socorro, Mary T. Torres worked her way as a high school mock trial instructor into law school, and she recently was elected secretary of the American Bar Association.
Emergency first responders and their spouses or domestic partners will receive free wills and other basic estate planning documents on Saturday, Sept. 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the New Mexico Fire Expo located at the New Mexico Firefighters Training Academy, 600 Aspen Rd.
Socorro Electric Cooperative members may soon see a slight increase on their electric bills due to the rising costs of producing power.
Northbound traffic on Interstate 25 was backed up for several miles Sunday afternoon because of an RV fire 12 miles north of Socorro.
With water issues abound throughout New Mexico – and the nation – the city of Socorro is seeking to plan for these issues for the next 40 years.
The bellowing cheers from the night before had all but silenced, and the pulse of the Socorro County Fair Rodeo had calmed.
The armory building on Highway 60 is now officially the property of the City of Socorro.