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Recent controversy looms over Las Cruces school board elections  Las Cruces Sun-News

Ten candidates are running for the Las Cruces Board of Education. We wanted to know how much recent controversies weighed in their decision to run.

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.

Mayfield coach Michael Bradley to join father in NM Hall of Honor  Las Cruces Sun-News

Mayfield High School football coach Michael Bradley will be inducted to the NM High School Coaches Association Hall of Honor on July 29.

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.

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.

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.

Mayfield athlete qualifies for 'world's largest rodeo'  Las Cruces Bulletin

Three New Mexico high school rodeo athletes, including one from Mayfield High School, will be traveling to the National High School Rodeo Finals in Rock ...

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 ...

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 ...

Bruce Erhard Obituary - Las Cruces, NM | Las Cruces Sun-News

Bruce Wayne Erhard Las Cruces - Bruce Wayne Erhard was born October 12, 1951, in Albuquerque NM, to Thomas and Jean Erhard. His early life was in ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Tickets On Sale For Las Cruces - Mayfield High School Game  KRWG

LAS CRUCES--- Tickets are on sale for Friday night's cross-town rivalry football game between the Las Cruces High School Bulldawgs and the Mayfield High.

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

LAS CRUCES, NM - According to Homeland Security Investigations, Joel Aguilar Villanueva, a Principal of Zia Middle School, was arrested on the charges of ...

Sports Accessories unveils new Mayfield/Cruces rivalry Ts  Las Cruces Sun-News

Sports Accessories has designed and printed a T-Shirt for the big game each year since 2002.

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 ...

Four high school seniors continue progress toward college; here are their stories  Las Cruces Sun-News

Four Las Cruces high school seniors, first profiled in September, continue their preparations for life after graduation in our Senior Year series.

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.

Students participate in mock crash at Mayfield High School  KVIA El Paso

Several emergency crews and first responders were called to the scene of a mock crash involving students from Mayfield High School on Thursday.

Charges against Mayfield High School wrestling coach dismissed  KVIA El Paso

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

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 ...

New Mexico Games Judo Competition to be in Las Cruces for the first time  Las Cruces Sun-News

The 2019 New Mexico Games State Judo Championship will visit Las Cruces for the first time ever. Led by Commissioner Oscar Tinajero, the event is scheduled ...

Las Cruces native returns for best-seller book signing  Las Cruces Bulletin

Las Cruces native Andrea Flores is not only a graduate of Harvard and of Columbia Law School (after graduating from Mayfield High School in 2006), she's one ...

Bringing the light to black canvas  Las Cruces Bulletin

Las Cruces artist Jerry Hernandez paints almost exclusively on black canvas. But it's bright light that brings his stunning oil landscapes to life.

Embattled Las Cruces school board extends superintendent's contract  Las Cruces Sun-News

The school board has consistently backed Superintendent Greg Ewing. On Tuesday, they extended his contract.

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.

Chick-fil-A patrons can add to Las Cruces-Mayfield rivalry  Las Cruces Sun-News

The fast-food restaurant will host a weeklong Rivalry Week Spirit Night to raise money for the two high schools.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Thoughts and memories of 50 years of a high school football rivalry  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - The high school football game between Mayfield and Las Cruces high schools has become so much more than a fall night to decide which team ...

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.

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

SANTA FE - New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham's quick moves to transform how public schools test students are drawing praise from teachers unions but ...

Former councilor 'unretires' to run for Las Cruces mayor  Las Cruces Bulletin

LAS CRUCES - “We have to focus on our own house before we focus on anyone else's,” Dolores Lucero said in a July 30 interview about her race for mayor of ...

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.

NM students win scholarships for service, skills  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Comcast NBCUniversal has awarded $30,000 in scholarships for the 2019-20 school year to 12 New Mexico students as part of its ...

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 archive of segments is available.

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 ...

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.

Five things to do this weekend in Las Cruces  Las Cruces Sun-News

This weekend enjoy a children's play with the kids or listen to live music at the Amador LIVE featuring the 44th Army Band.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Southern Miss signs 3 for men’s basketball  WDAM

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

Las Cruces seniors celebrate Democracy in Doña Ana County  Las Cruces Sun-News

The goal here is to help students better understand how democracy works,” said Jamie Patterson, a social studies *content* specialist for LCPS.

Mayfield volleyball tops Santa Teresa in season opener  Las Cruces Sun-News

The Mayfield volleyball team beat Santa Teresa 3-1 (25-23, 20-25, 25-19, 25-22) Tuesday night at Mayfield High School to open the season.

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.

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

LAS CRUCES - The Cutter Gallery's closing sale is underway, and Jo-an Smith, the first artist to have her works exhibited here, is also the last, with her paintings ...

Las Cruces soccer club partners with business accelerator to meet goals  Las Cruces Sun-News

Las Cruces soccer club FC Grande begins second season this week.

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.

Proposals aim to boost affordable housing supply in Las Cruces  Las Cruces Sun-News

The Las Cruces City Council approved three resolutions that could result in the development of more than 200 affordable housing units in the city.

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.

Las Cruces pays tribute to El Paso victims at solidarity event  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Hundreds of Las Crucens came together Monday to express their solidarity with El Paso, paying tribute to victims who were killed and injured in ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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

City of the Crosses 12th Man Tournament aims to raise money for high school football.

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 Public School Students Walk Out On PARCC Test In Protest  KRWG

Many Las Cruces students staged a walkout Monday protesting the increasing number and intensity of high stakes tests. They say an overemphasis on testing.

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

LAS CRUCES, NM - 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 ...

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 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 ...

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.

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 ...

27 graduate at Las Cruces Public Schools summer school commencement  Las Cruces Sun-News

Students from five of Las Cruces Public Schools' six high schools received their diplomas during the commencement.

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 ...

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.

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, ...

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.

Guide: New Mexico Primary Elections  KFOX El Paso

Candidates are pushing toward the finish line in wide-open primary races for New Mexico governor and two congressional seats.The three-way Democratic ...

Mayfield alumna named one of seven Exceptional Hispanic Women  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - Mayfield High School alumna Sophia Sánchez-Maes was recently named one of seven Exceptional Hispanic Women by Women@TheFrontier, ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Sports Accessories keeps fans geared up in style for 25 years  Las Cruces Sun-News

All the work at Sports Accessories is done in-house and most customer requests can be met in two to five days, if needed.

Centennial girls soccer off to 11-0-0 start as Hawks seek state title in 2018  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - The Centennial girls soccer team has made it clear what their goals are for 2018. After making it to the state semifinals last season, the Hawks ...

Las Cruces dental practice, Trudental, focuses on patient experience  Las Cruces Sun-News

After 5 years in public health settings, Las Cruces dentist Renee Trujillo's private practice grows yet keeps focus on quality time with patients.

Las Cruces Space Festival is out of this world  Albuquerque Journal

Weeklong celebration makes the heavens accessible to all.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

Las Cruces High hosts weekend team camp  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES – For the next two weeks, local high school boys basketball teams won't have to travel in order to play quality teams in the summer.

LCPS to host 17th annual marching band exhibition  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - In preparation for several upcoming marching band competitions, bands from Centennial, Las Cruces, Mayfield and Oñate High School will ...

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 ...

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 ...

"Teacher Of The Year" Named In Las Cruces  KRWG

LAS CRUCES—Based on her extensive professional and community contributions and accomplishments, Rachel Knight, an agriculture and science teacher at.

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.

Las Cruces Residents Named President's Associates Scholars  KRWG

Six Las Cruces locals have been awarded New Mexico State University's 2013 President's Associates Scholarship. The President's Associates Scholarship is.

Special-needs students showcase talents on the field  Las Cruces Sun-News

High school students with disabilities participate in Special Olympics Project UNIFY.

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.

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.

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