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Flying Trojan: Mayfield High students set to build an airplane  Las Cruces Sun-News

Several classrooms at Mayfield High School are collaborating to build a flight-worthy single-seat aircraft.

LCPS removes graffiti, plans to repaint Mayfield High mural  Las Cruces Sun-News

The school's large mural of the Trojan mascot was vandalized leading up to the Mayfield-Las Cruces High rivalry on Nov. 2.

Class of 2019: Las Cruces-area high schools set for graduations  Las Cruces Sun-News

Graduation season is finally here and thousands of Las Cruces-area students are getting ready to receive their diplomas.

Holiday Hoopla semifinals set  Las Cruces Sun-News

Thursday was the first of three straight days of high school basketball at Mayfield High School as the Holiday Hoopla Tournament tipped off on Thursday.

Four things to watch in Holiday Hoopla Tournament  Las Cruces Sun-News

Mayfield High School is hosting this year's tournament in a field that includes the No. 1 big school on both the boys and the girls side.

Change is the norm for these four New Mexico high school seniors  Las Cruces Sun-News

Editor's note: Because the senior year of high school is a pivotal time for young people, the Sun-News is following four Las Cruces seniors as they prepare for ...

Las Cruces-Mayfield in running for best high school football rivalry  Las Cruces Sun-News

USA Today High School Sports recently released 10 high school football rivalry games that matter.

Mayfield High School band director's departure upsets some parents  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Some parents of Mayfield High students expressed frustration last week over the announced departure of the school's band director and the ...

Cheering For Life: One Las Cruces cheerleader’s inspiring tale  KTSM News Channel 9

A high school student in Las Cruces is breaking barriers and proving that there is no such thing as stereotypes every day.

Mayfield girls advance in New Mexico state basketball tournament  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Mayfield girls basketball head coach George Maya has preached all year that his team would only go as far as their team defense would allow ...

Salvador Filerio, Mayfield High School  KRWG

KRWG Public Media features interviews with the Las Cruces Mayor's Top Teens in between programs on KRWG-TV. KRWG is also featuring Top Teens on its ...

BREAKING NEWS: LCPS Principal, teacher charged with possession of child pornography  KVIA El Paso

ABC-7 has learned that two Las Cruces administrators have been charged with possession of child pornography.

Woman who stabbed mother and sister now 'pursuing her purpose' by helping others  KVIA El Paso

The former high school basketball star was 16 years old when she attacked her family and still a teenager when she traded in her green and gold uniform for a ...

Former Mayfield High School band booster who stole money avoids jail time  KFOX El Paso

A Las Cruces band booster who admitted embezzling money from the Mayfield High School band booster club will not serve jail time under a plea deal she ...

Mayfield High School band booster club treasurer accused of stealing  KFOX El Paso

A mother has stepped down as treasurer for a band booster club at a Las Cruces high school.Michelle Ramsey is accused of stealing more than $20000 from ...

2 Doña Ana County high schools make top 20 statewide in U.S. News rankings  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Two public schools in Doña Ana County are among the top 20 high schools statewide in new annual rankings published Monday by U.S. News ...

Jacqueline Estrada, Mayfield High School  KRWG

Jacqueline Estrada is active in Orchestra, Symphony, and Winter Guard. Her honors include: Symphony-section leader, Orchestra- Principal Violist, Mayfield.

Four New Mexico students face big decisions as they plan life after high school  Las Cruces Sun-News

The senior year of high school is a pivotal time for young people. The Sun-News will follow four Las Cruces seniors as they plot their future lives.

Cliff graduate hired as new principal  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Janean Garney will be returning to her former stomping ground as the new Cliff School principal, the Silver Consolidated Schools announced Friday.

NMSU, NM Department of Health to offer cooking classes for adults with diabetes  New Mexico State University NewsCenter

New Mexico State University's Cooperative Extension *Service* will offer a series of cooking classes designed to teach adults with diabetes how to cook healthy ...

What to watch for in prep football in 2018  Las Cruces Sun-News

As area teams begin their second week of practice on Monday, here's what to look for from the four Las Cruces Public Schools teams in 2018.

Charges against Mayfield High School wrestling coach dismissed  KVIA El Paso

Charges against a Mayfield High School wrestling coach were dismissed on Wednesday.

Las Cruces Mayor's Top Teens  KRWG

KRWG Public Media features segments with the Las Cruces Mayor's Top Teens in between programs on KRWG-TV. The full arichive of segments is available.

Mayfield, Las Cruces rivalry football game reaches 50th anniversary  Albuquerque Journal

LAS CRUCES - When the Las Cruces Bulldawgs and Mayfield Trojans run out on to the field at Aggie Memorial Stadium Friday night for their annual ...

Many schools in Las Cruces get a major face lift  KFOX El Paso

Last week voters approved a $50 million bond that gives a green light for construction on many projects.Teachers at Columbia Elementary School said their ...

Run/Walk for Autism set for April 7 in Las Cruces  Las Cruces Bulletin

BY ALEXIA SEVERSON Las Cruces Bulletin. LAS CRUCES – This year, Las Crucen Adela Huerta will participate in the Hearts for Autism Fund's annual ...

No PARCC? What's next for New Mexico schools?  Las Cruces Sun-News

Here's a look at what's at stake as New Mexico lawmakers consider various education reforms.

Cooking class caters to adults with diabetes  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - New Mexico State University's Cooperative Extension *Service* will offer a series of cooking classes designed to teach adults with diabetes how ...

High school graduation schedule revised  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - In order to save more than $10000 in school district expenses, the high school graduation schedule has been revised.

Doña Ana County Commission Chair Karen Trujillo named state education secretary  Las Cruces Sun-News

Newly elected Doña Ana County Commissioner Karen Trujillo was appointed to be secretary of the state Department of Public Education.

Former Mayfield High valedictorian accused of rape at NMSU  KVIA El Paso

ABC-7's New Mexico Mobile Newsroom obtained court documents detailing the arrest and the accuser's allegations.

Proposals aim to boost affordable housing supply in Las Cruces  Albuquerque Journal

LAS CRUCES - The City Council on Monday approved three resolutions that could result in the development of more than 200 affordable housing units in the ...

Las Cruces officials respond to school shooting 'threats' originating on social media  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - School and law enforcement officials have responded to "several threats" against campuses in Las Cruces Public Schools in the wake of the ...

Houghs to celebrate 50th anniversary  NWAOnline

Fred and Nila Hough of Siloam Springs will celebrate 50 years of marriage in June.

What you need to know about Tuesday's election  Las Cruces Sun-News

Learn about when and where to vote in Doña Ana County. And find out how many people have cast their ballots so far in early voting.

Las Cruces student honored with national award for leadership and volunteerism  KRWG

The National WWII Museum in New Orleans has named local student Zachary Chadwick of Mayfield High School as a 2019 Billy Michal Student Leadership ...

Where to vote in Doña Ana County and how to get there  KVIA El Paso

With dozens of polling locations all across Doña Ana County and free transportation provided by the city of Las Cruces, there are few excuses not to vote this ...

Southern Miss signs 3 for men’s basketball  WDAM

Southern Miss men's basketball signs three players for 2019-20 season.

What you need to know for this weekend's New Mexico state basketball tournament  Las Cruces Sun-News

State championships will be handed out this weekend in Albuquerque as the New Mexico state basketball tournament enters the quarterfinal round on Tuesday.

Las Cruces schools get No. 1 graduation rate in New Mexico  Las Cruces Sun-News

The metric looks at the group of students who entered high school in 2013-14.

Red Mountain Middle School MESA students visit Roundhouse in Santa Fe, NM  Deming Headlight

SANTE FE, N.M. – More than 175 students from the southern part of the state acted as ambassadors for New Mexico Mathematics, Engineering, and Science ...

Maryland to ditch statewide PARCC exams in favor of homegrown test  Washington Post

Maryland's standardized tests have not gotten a lot of love. Critics say they take too many hours and are disruptive in schools. More than half of students don't ...

McCamley appointed to oversee state Department of Workforce Solutions  Las Cruces Sun-News

Bill McCamley, a Las Cruces-area state legislator since 2012, has been appointed to Governor-elect Michelle Lujan Grisham's cabinet.

Cutter Gallery shutting its doors after 45 years in Las Cruces  Las Cruces Sun-News

Glenn and Sally Cutter have sold jewelry, art and antiques in town for 45 years.

Robert Palacios  KRWG

Robert Palacios is KRWG-FM's Operations Manager and the host of KRWG-TV's “Fronteras-A Changing America.” Robert, a Las Cruces native, is the Executive.

White Sands Test Facility Welder Fuses Her Love of Metal with Space  KRWG Sparks fly as 23-year-old Abbey Seward uses a welding torch to perform what's called a stick weld on a rectangular plate of.

Las Cruces High School Students Serve On School Board  KRWG A group of Las Cruces high school students have a seat on their school district's Board of Education, and it's the only seat of.

NMSU College of Engineering motivates teachers, students at trainings, summer camps  New Mexico State University NewsCenter

NMSU College of Engineering hosts teachers and students from across the state and country for core trainings and summer camps.

Las Cruces locations provide free summer meals to kids  KFOX El Paso

Las Cruces, NM — Program officials say sites may be added or closed throughout the summer, based on demand. The kids' meals program will not run on ...

Prep basketball roundup: Los Lunas girls stave off Gallup  Albuquerque Journal

LOS LUNAS – Round one to Los Lunas. The Tigers, led by their senior point guard and several impact sophomores, won the girls portion of the Village of Los ...

New Mexico True Talent Connects Learning with Earning  KRWG

Commentary: Workforce development continues to be one of the single greatest needs of our community when we think about increasing economic prosperity ...

Las Cruces voters pass $50M school bond in landslide  Las Cruces Sun-News

Gadsden Independent School District voters also passed two questions with wide margins.

New Mexico considers new high school diploma alternatives  Las Cruces Sun-News

ALBUQUERQUE - New Mexico education officials are considering a proposal that would change the path for students to use alternative methods to graduate if ...

Candidates for District 5 commission seat friendly, similar in outlook  Las Cruces Sun-News

The two candidates for the District 5 seat on the Doña Ana County are surprisingly amicable and don't differ greatly on issues.

After an Immigration Raid, a City’s Students Vanish  The New Yorker

Jonathan Blitzer writes about the way that Donald Trump's immigration policies are making some students in New Mexico afraid to go to school.

More New Mexico educators lose their license to teach  KRQE News 13

The state saw a sharp increase last year in the number of teachers and coaches told they can't work in New Mexico public schools anymore, according to ...

Brandon Veliz, Jayden Diaz look to lead Oñate football in 2018  Las Cruces Sun-News

As the Knights look to take that step forward, they'll lean on two of their top returners in Brandon Veliz and Jayden Diaz to lead them in 2018.

City to dedicate 'Coach Jim Bradley Championship Way'  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - The city plans to unveil the “Coach Jim Bradley Championship Way” roadway designation at 9 a.m. Tuesday, July 11, in the west side parking lot ...

Four ways to experience 47th annual Renaissance ArtsFaire in true medieval fashion  Las Cruces Sun-News

The time is nigh for the 47th annual Renaissance ArtsFaire, bringing two days of family fun, entertainment, shopping and merriment to Las Cruces.

LCPS names teacher and educational support personnel of the year  Las Cruces Sun-News

David Nuñez was named the 2019 LCPS Teacher of the Year and Noel Martinez was named the 2019 LCPS Educational Support Personnel of the Year.

Alabama HS cheerleading coach earns national honor

Seals has built Winfield's cheer program into one of the nation's best – winning the national title in 2017 in Orlando.

Las Cruces soccer coach takes teenage girl to get body piercings, police say  KFOX El Paso

A Mayfield High School coach is accused of taking a high school girl to get a body piercing during school without her parents' knowledge, police said.

La Fiesta Bakery is closing, casualty of Valley Drive construction  Las Cruces Sun-News

La Fiesta Bakery is closing after 13 years on Valley Drive, a casualty of the massive construction project that has snarled traffic on that roadway.

Las Cruces students join in nationwide walkout  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - High school students in Las Cruces joined with their peers throughout the nation in walking out of class for 17 minutes Wednesday morning to ...

DACC student teams up with Studio G to launch new competitive soccer club  New Mexico State University NewsCenter

New Mexico State University's student business accelerator, Studio G, is helping a local soccer player and entrepreneur bring opportunity to the Mesilla Valley, ...

Teacher who embezzled $20K in band booster monies pleads guilty  KVIA El Paso

The Vista Middle School teacher accused of embezzling more than $20000 from the Mayfield High School Band Parent's Association pleaded guilty Tuesday to ...

Doug Martin Football Camps continues to grow  Las Cruces Sun-News

Potential prospects visit Las Cruces for Doug Martin Football Camps at NMSU.

New golf tournament to aid prep teams  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES — A new golf tournament has been scheduled to raise money for high school football programs in Las Cruces. The football booster clubs at ...

Legendary football coach Jim Bradley dies at 82  Albuquerque Journal

He was gruff and often lovably irascible, but there was never any doubt that Jim Bradley possessed one of the great football minds in the history of New Mexico ...

Doña Ana County graduation rates see sharp increase  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - New Mexico made modest gains in the state's high school graduation rate in 2016, but Las Cruces Public Schools and the Gadsden ...

Las Cruces Space Festival is out of this world  Albuquerque Journal

Weeklong celebration makes the heavens accessible to all.

Las Cruces woman with Down Syndrome helps NMSU Aggies  KTSM News Channel 9

Marisa Martinez, 21, has been working for the NMSU football team since Nov. 2016.

Lady Chaps Softball Add Five  LCU Athletics

LUBBOCK, Texas (November 26, 2018) – Lubbock Christian University softball head coach Daren Hays announced his first wave of recruits for the 2020 ...

Las Cruces Veterans Day Parade to honor women  Las Cruces Sun-News

The parade will begin on the corner of Main Street and Lohman Avenue, travel north on Main to the roundabout and then continue south on Water Street.

Upset Lynn Middle students protest addition of Mesilla Valley Leadership Academy to campus  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Nearly a dozen Lynn Middle School students held signs and chanted in the lobby of the building Thursday, upset the district neglected to include ...

Southwest New Mexico high school marching bands gear up for the new season  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Two weeks before the school year began, students in high school marching bands were already at work. Being a band member also usually ...

Your guide to Tuesday's primary election  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Polls will be open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday for the statewide primary election, which will set the field for the general election in November.

Local high school students learn from Aggie Innovators at NMSU  New Mexico State University NewsCenter

NMSU's Aggie Innovators work and mentor local high school students interested in engineering.

LCPS HR department explains administrative leave process to board  Las Cruces Sun-News

In an attempt to mediate rumors of hundreds of employees being placed on administrative leave, HR chief sets the record straight.

New Mexico coaching legend Jim Bradley dies at 82  Santa Fe New Mexican

LAS CRUCES — New Mexico football legend Jim Bradley passed away Wednesday evening according to Mayfield High School football officials.

David Morales is New Mexico Teacher of the Year  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES — The energy, the give-and-take between David Morales and his students is nonstop. It's fun and contagious, too.

Rain, hail pounds Las Cruces  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES – A rain and hail storm on Friday dropped .64 inches of precipitation on downtown Las Cruces and .93 inches at the airport.

Las Cruces born soccer player riding high after U-20 World Cup experience  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES — It's a rare occurrence if you can map out your career path at 15 years old. But that's what Aaron Herrera has done. Herrera left his hometown of ...

Despite requirement, most LCPS high schools haven't had a lockdown drill  Las Cruces Sun-News

This week, police have responded to “several threats” to LCPS schools on social media.

Election Day: Polling locations, races  Las Cruces Bulletin

Bulletin Report. Primary Election Day: 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, at 40 voting locations throughout the county. CONTESTED RACES. Where you live will ...

Young New Mexico athletes get schooled on concussions  Las Cruces Sun-News

Young athletes participating in organized sports in New Mexico will be better informed on the risks of head injuries thanks to legislation passed earlier this year.

List: Area high school graduation schedules  KFOX El Paso

El Paso Independent School DistrictJune 79 a.m. College, Career & Technology Academy2 p.m. Andress6 p.m. FranklinJune 89 a.m. Irvin2 p.m. Chapin6 p.m. ...

Las Cruces sweeps Mayfield in district play  Las Cruces Sun-News

Volleyball. Las Cruces sweeps Mayfield in district play. The Las Cruces volleyball team improved to 5-1 in District 3-6A with a 25-7, 25-11, 25-17 victory over ...

Las Cruces summer program offers free lunches, breakfast to kids  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - With lively music, a bike raffle and a hamburger barbecue, the 2018 free-meals-for-kids summer program kicked off with a blast last week in Las ...

Former NM "High School Player of the Year" Back In Jail  KVIA El Paso

She's a one-time New Mexico "State High School Player of the Year" who shocked her fellow Las Crucens when she stabbed her mother and sister numerous ...

McMahon to seek House District 33 seat  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Guenevere McMahon has announced that she will run for the District 33 seat in the New Mexico House of Representatives that will by vacated ...

Las Cruces City Council tables gun resolution following hours of debate, protest  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - After hours of public debate, the Las Cruces City Council voted 6-1 Monday afternoon to postpone a decision on a request to the state ...

Community-focused programs, residencies aim to keep doctors in New Mexico  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Several clinics in Las Cruces welcomed medical students from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine this summer as part of a unique ...

Preventing sports-related injuries  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Jennie Coyle, 45, of Las Cruces, knew that by being involved in school sports, her four sons — all basketball players — were at risk for injury.

Prep football practice gets underway  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - High school football season has begun in New Mexico.

Things to do: Dec. 18-24  Las Cruces Sun-News

SUNDAY DEC. 18. Academy of Music and Dance Student Recital: 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 18 at Rio Grande Theatre, 211 N. Main St. The students of Leslie ...

Suspected Las Cruces burglars caught in the act  KFOX El Paso

Two people were caught in the act burglarizing a home Wednesday, and their suspected getaway driver was not far away, authorities said.A concerned ...

LOCAL BRIEFS: Sweet 16 volleyball tournament begins Friday  Las Cruces Sun-News

The annual Jane Leupold Sweet 16 Volleyball Tournament begins on Friday for all area high schools.

Retired educators inducted into Hall of fame  Las Cruces Sun-News

Sabina Aguilar and Mary Underwood, both retired LCPS employees, were inducted into the National Education Association-New Mexico Hall of Fame.

Schoonover seeking GOP nomination for Doña Ana County assessor  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Christopher Schoonover, an investment specialist at the Las Cruces-based Schoonover Realty, has announced he will be seeking the ...

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