The much ballyhooed new set of bylaws for Socorro Electric Cooperative were adopted Saturday at a special members meeting at Finley Gym by a vote of 953-797, a 54- to 46-percent margin.
Lengthy changes to the Socorro Consolidated Schools District (SCSD) policies are planned for next year, and district board members voted Monday to dedicate two days to discuss the new guidelines.
A chance for Socorro entities to be part of an economic development partnership was presented during Tuesday's County Commission meeting, but time is of the essence.
The celebration that has uplifted The Battle of Puebla to a celebration of heritage, Cinco de Mayo will be observed 1 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Sedillo Park in Socorro.
A mother's love — well, "mama's" — may be just what it takes to get this grill cooking.
Warehouse 1-10 Contemporary Art Space in Magdalena is hosting an exhibit by conceptual artist Mery Godigna Collet throughout the month of May. The opening is 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, May 1.
No, it wasn't the Smurfs, but a bunch of tiny people in blue were hard at work last Friday, helping with keeping their community clean and beautiful.
A team of New Mexico Tech students are entering the forefront of research into space transportation, recently conducting a successful rocket test at New Mexico's Spaceport America.
Following last week's report from New Mexico Game and Fish regarding a duck that tested positive for avian influenza, local officials said there is almost no risk to humans.
Shade trees, green lawn and a trickling waterfall. The corner of Bullock Boulevard and Leroy Place has an entirely new look thanks to the landscaping work in front of the New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources, the newest addition to the campus of New Mexico Tech.
A new mobile pantry to supplement seniors in need of nutritious food is coming next month to Socorro, according to El Camino Real Housing Authority officials.
With four candidates running for the at-large seat on the Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District board of directors this year, it's a deep field for Socorro County voters.
Children, Youth and Families Department (CYFD) Secretary Monique Jacobson has been making rounds to local media outlets in regard to changes and goals to the department.
A milestone of sorts was passed at the Socorro DAV on April 14 with the swearing-in of Valentina Aguilar-Garcia, the first woman to hold the position of Junior Vice Commander of Disabled American Veterans Chapter 24. She is also the first woman to be nominated and elected to any position at the Socorro Chapter.
New Mexico Tech staff and students are encouraging everyone on campus to take a stand against sexual assault and harassment.
Patrick Torres, 24 or 25, was arrested March 24 in connection to felony charges of attempted murder, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and aggravated battery with a deadly weapon. Torres was arrested in conjunction with Koshman Alvarado-Carson, 23 or 24, who was reported to be with Torres at the time of the incident. Alvarado-Carson was arrested for multiple charges of felony assault and battery as well as fleeing a peace officer and possession of meth or another narcotic with the intent to distribute.
A lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in February by WildEarth Guardians in regard to endangered species in areas where the San Acacia Levee is being constructed will not slow the construction of the project, officials said.