Chris Apachito, 41, an enrolled member of the Navajo Nation who resides in Magdalena, pleaded guilty March 26 in federal court in Albuquerque to felony information charging him with sexually abusing four minor females over a 21-year period.
Since the retirement of the Library Director Paula Mertz in late 2014, Socorro Public Library has been without a full-time director.
Planned to be equipped with a concession stand, bleachers and surrounding infrastructure, the new rodeo arena at the industrial park is planned to attract various events to Socorro.
A windy and overcast day didn't keep thousands from converging on Socorro County last Saturday, when a record 5,534 people attended the Trinity Site Open House, breaking the previous record 5,300 on its 50th anniversary back in 1995.
Ronnie Ganadonegro, 38, a member of the Navajo Nation who resides in Alamo, was sentenced to 24 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release for his robbery conviction.
One of the few remaining traditions from the early days of the Old West comes alive this weekend in Glenwood with the Dutch Oven Cook-off.
The civil suit against Marshal Larry Cearley and the Village of Magdalena concerning a drug bust in 2013 has been dismissed in its entirety in federal court.
Students at Socorro High School are participating in the SHS Teen Dating Violence Awareness Campaign to inform students and community members about the signs and struggles of dating violence issues.
Animal control officer Frank Marquez came into the door of the beige modular office on Tuesday. The manager of the department came quickly behind him, carrying two tiny pit bull puppies in each hand.
New Mexico Tech's annual four-day Spring Fling begins next week, and as part of the stress-relieving activities the Physical Recreation Department is bringing "Star Wars" icons to its Comic Con 2015 on Sunday, April 12 at Fidel Center.
The Socorro Electric Cooperative Board of Trustees has finalized plans for the membership-wide meeting with the approval of the agenda for the April 25 in Finley Gym. The purpose of that meeting is to approve the new set of bylaws which were introduced on Jan. 27 at Macey Center.
The Socorro K-Bob's restaurant is no more, according to K-Bob's Marketing Specialist Cathy Griffith.
Capital outlay funding is a lot of money — more than $30 million requested by Socorro entities, in fact.
The nuclear age was born on former ranch land 22 miles south of Highway 380 on July 16, 1945.
Kenneth Kratman, 40, was arraigned on charges of first-degree kidnapping, criminal sexual penetration (resulting in personal injury) and tampering with evidence Monday in Socorro District Court.
Letters to property owners in the Socorro area in regard to right-of-way negotiations from SunZia on Sept. 10, 2014 and Feb. 19 stated SunZia is currently looking to obtain rights to federal and state lands in order to build a transmission line.
For the 63rd year, New Mexico Tech will again host the New Mexico Science and Engineering Fair this Saturday. Director Rose Baca said over 800 students from the six state regionals will be converging on the campus Saturday morning.
Something that caught Socorro Consolidated Schools District by surprise was the necessity of an adequate waterline to the planned new elementary school in the San Antonio town site.