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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 ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

More than 80 students at Mayfield High School stage walkout  Las Cruces Sun-News

Similar protests were held across the country on the one-month anniversary of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

Friendships formed through youth exchange program  Las Cruces Sun-News

The German American Partnership Program youth exchange between high schools in Las Cruces and Nienburg, Germany, is now in its 31st year.

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.

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 ...

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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.

City of the Crosses Golf Tournament set for Year 2  Las Cruces Sun-News

High School football fundraiser tees off June 15-16.

What comes after PARCC? PED wants your input  Las Cruces Sun-News

Parents, teachers and community members are invited to participate.

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.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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.

Rudy Camuñez, Jim Bradley first Walk of Fame honorees  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - The newly renamed Rudy Camuñez Wall of Champions and the newly created Legends Athletic Walk of Fame opened prior the start of ...

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 ...

Karen Trujillo elected county commission chair  Las Cruces Sun-News

Newly elected county Commissioner Karen Trujillo was unanimously elected to be chair of the Doña County Board of County Commissioners on Tuesday.

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 ...

Las Cruces soccer community presses city to improve facilities  Las Cruces Sun-News

The soccer community in Las Cruces has been trying for years to get the city to upgrade its soccer facilities and finally seems to be making progress.

Heart limitations not stopping 7-year-old's dream of baseball  KTSM News Channel 9

LAS CRUCES, NM (KTSM) - Contrary to what you might believe, there are three teams on the baseball field at once. There are the two opposing teams of course ...

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

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

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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.

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.

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 ...

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.

Following 'threats,' Las Cruces schools see big spike in absences  Las Cruces Sun-News

Nearly half of Las Cruces High School students missed school last Friday.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Mayfield High School students give back to local community, hurricane victims  Las Cruces Sun-News

LAS CRUCES - The Mayfield High School Student Government has been busy collecting donations to give to the local community and those hurting after ...

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.

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.

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.

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 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.

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 ...

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.

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.

Comcast NBCUniversal awards scholarships to three Las Cruces students  Las Cruces Sun-News

Three Las Cruces students were among the 28 New Mexico high school seniors awarded $37000 in scholarships by Comcast NBCUniversal.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

LCPD: Coach took teen to pierce nipples  Las Cruces Sun-News

A 26-year-old soccer coach suspected of taking a 16-year-old high school student to get body piercings in January was arrested earlier this month by Las ...

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.

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.

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.

Residents make their way through downtown for 2nd annual March for Science  Las Cruces Sun-News

Nearly 100 people marched through downtown Las Cruces in support of science-based evidence and science education.

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 ...

14 apply to be next county clerk  Las Cruces Sun-News

The Doña Ana County Board of Commissioners will meet at 9 a.m. Sept. 11 to begin the process to fill the vacancy and, if appropriate, announce a selection.

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.

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

Physicians who train in, and connect with, the communities they serve are likely to stay in those communities and provide better care to patients.

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.

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 ...

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.

Senate Unanimously Confirms Bill McCamley as Cabinet Secretary  KRWG

The New Mexico State Senate unanimously confirmed Bill McCamley as the Cabinet Secretary for the New Mexico Department of Workforce Solutions with a ...

Prep football practice gets underway  Las Cruces Sun-News

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

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.

Despite requirement, most LCPS high schools haven’t had a lockdown drill  Albuquerque Journal

LAS CRUCES - Schools in the Las Cruces district are required to have lockdown drills, but most have yet to conduct one, leaving some students feeling like they ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

"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.

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.

Special Olympics track and field event slated for Centennial High  Las Cruces Sun-News

Las Crucens are invited to attend as fans of the event, meant to promote acceptance of diverse people.

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 ...

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.

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.

Las Cruces honors military men and women who have died  Las Cruces Sun-News

Memorial Day services in Las Cruces include wreath-layings, speeches and candlelight ceremony.

Las Cruces area holiday festivities to spark your holiday spirit  Las Cruces Sun-News

Here is a list of holiday events happening in and around Las Cruces.

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