The annual Bataan Memorial Death March took place March 22 at White Sands Missile Range to honor of the service members who were responsible for the defense of the islands of Luzon, Corregidor and the harbor defense forts of The Philippines.
Melody Rattanapote, a graduate of New Mexico Tech's chemical engineering department, has just joined Socorro General Hospital's rehabilitation services division, but it wasn't until she tested her degree that she found her true passion.
Socorro County Arts and Alamo Gallery & Gifts will host its fifth annual Spring Open House 1 to 4 p.m. this Saturday, March 28.
The air seemed to vacate the University of New Mexico's WisePies Arena all at once Saturday evening as Magdalena fans gasped during the final seconds of the Class 2A U.S. Bank Basketball State Championship game.
Is the $2 billion SunZia Transmission Line planned to be constructed through more than 300 miles in New Mexico beneficial to the state trust lands?
Counties with room to spare for Socorro County's inmate overflow reaped the benefits by more than $450,000 last year, and the county is on track to spend about that much this year.
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.
Part of a shrine for American war veterans in Socorro has caused an uncomfortable discussion among people who take great pride for what it stands.
Starting April 1, the Socorro County Assessor's Office will send out evaluation notices to all property owners.
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.
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.
Hot air ballooning has made New Mexico famous the world over, not only for the Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta but also from the activities and efforts of Socorro balloonist Mike Shrum.
The conflict between the village of Magdalena and the Municipal Schools appears to be coming to a resolution.
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.
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.