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Alex S. Gonzales Jr. October 30, 1957 — January 26, 2019 | Community  El Defensor Chieftain

Alex S. Gonsales Jr., 61, passed away Satuday, Jan. 26, 2019 in Albuquerque, N.M.. He was born in Las Vegas, N.M., on Oct. 30, 1957, to Alex and Josephine ...

Las Vegas high school coach not registered with club team  KRQE News 13

LAS VEGAS, N.M. (KRQE) - New details have emerged about the Robertson High School Wrestling coach accused of running over a junior wrestling coach.

Las Vegas high school coach accused of hitting wrestling coach with vehicle  KRQE News 13

A high school wrestling coach is behind bars after hitting another coach with his car.

Student shot to death outside North Las Vegas high school  American School & University

An 18-year-old student was shot to death Tuesday outside the high school he attends in North Las Vegas, Nev. KTNV-TV reports that the shooting happened at ...

Cardinals are ‘going up tempo’  Albuquerque Journal

Even though the move was just 1.2 miles from West Las Vegas High School to Robertson, ...

Intimate 'Independent Lens' film documents problems with rural health care  Current

The Providers” examines the challenges of delivering care to patients in northern New Mexico.

Peyton Manning, Riddell award Stearns football team $10000 equipment grant  Bangor Daily News

Attention to safe football practices has earned the Stearns High School football program one of Riddell's 2018 Smarter Football equipment grants.. Maine news ...

‘A big deal’  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — Hard work takes La Plaza Little League All-Stars to regional tournament.

West Las Vegas High School athlete, coach Salomon Esquibel dies, age 68  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — When it came to sports, Salomon Esquibel was a don among the West Las Vegas High School Dons. He starred on the gridiron, led his ...

Cowboys look to round up some consistency  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — It's fair to say that the New Mexico Highlands University football team is coming off a rough season, both on the field and, well, with the field.

Riddell and Peyton Manning Award New Equipment to 18 Programs for Dedication to Smarter Football  PR Newswire

DES PLAINES, Ill., Sept. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Riddell and brand ambassador Peyton Manning announced the 18 recipients of the 2018 Smarter ...

Poinciana football gets boost with grant from Riddell, Peyton Manning  Orlando Sentinel

The Poinciana High School football team has been named one of Riddell's "18 in 18" Smarter Football program award winners.

Las Vegas soccer star Matt Polster hopes to join Rangers FC  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Matt Polster, who played high school soccer for Palo Verde and Major League Soccer for the Chicago Fire, is on a tryout with Rangers Football Club, ...

Women underrepresented in top Clark County School District jobs  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A former superintendent. A graduate of the old Las Vegas High School. A future governor of Nevada. The 11 superintendents who have run the Clark County ...

Former Dons standout takes on trainer/mentor role  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — Vera Jo Bustos runs summer training camps in New Mexico.

West Las Vegas outruns Socorro in first round  El Defensor Chieftain

LAS VEGAS, NM – It was a classic tale of two halves for the Lady Warriors when they played West Las Vegas on the road during the first round of.

Mayor of Las Vegas, N.M., finds herself in fight for political life  Santa Fe New Mexican

Las Vegas has a reputation for political wheeling and dealing. But it's hard to remember any mayor facing so much controversy so soon and from so many.

West Las Vegas ready to make some noise  Santa Fe New Mexican

Robertson has long been the premier team in the city and one of the best in Class 4A. Gonzales believes West Las Vegas can become a contender as well.

Monsoon storms delay renovations on Highlands field, forcing opener at high school site  Santa Fe New Mexican

The school confirmed the news Friday, saying the $750000 renovation to Perkins Stadium was also threatening to move NMHU's Sept. 16 homecoming game to ...

Time for conference to give Highlands the boot  Santa Fe New Mexican

For a conference with a history that dates back more than a century, it's time for the RMAC to consider cutting ties with the one member that has proven it.

‘Be kind and happy with them’ – that’s not a bad way to live  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — The pink is everywhere this month as a signal of breast cancer awareness. It's hard to miss as the long-standing efforts to promote the ...

‘A beautiful light’ dimmed  Albuquerque Journal

Just 5 foot, 1 inch, Grace Gallegos was a perfect flyer for the West Las Vegas squad that won a state championship in 2015. (Courtesy of Isabel Cavazos).

Belen volleyball sweeps Highland | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

BELEN — An injury-plagued Belen High School volleyball team (3-2) swept Highland on Thursday night (25-10, 25-15, 25-9). Losing senior captains Maya ...

Cobre softball faces three games to get shot at state championship  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

It wasn't the way the Cobre High School Lady Indians wanted to open the state Class AAAA softball tournament, but they were able to stay alive. On Wednesday ...

16-year-old girl stabbed at Clark High School; 14-year-old in custody  KLAS-TV

A 16-year-old girl was stabbed Monday at a Las Vegas high school, according to Clark County School District Police. The stabbing happened at Ed W. Clark ...

‘He’s got a scorer’s mentality’  Albuquerque Journal

SANTA FE, N.M. — D.J. Bustos can't really remember the first time he bounced a basketball. But one of his first memories in the gym dates back to his preschool ...

Toppers Boys And Girls Golf Teams Win 2018 LAHS Fall Golf Finale  Los Alamos Daily Post

The boys and girls golf teams both won their home tournament, the 2018 LAHS Fall Golf Finale, Monday at the Los Alamos County Golf Course. Teams from ...

Class 4A volleyball: West Las Vegas sweeps St. Michael's to advance  Santa Fe New Mexican

The St. Michael's girls volleyball team's stay was a short one at the Class 4A state tournament.

WLVHS sophomore takes bronze in his first 1,500m run at ‘once-in-a-lifetime’ Australian meet  Albuquerque Journal

It was quite the eventful summer for West Las Vegas High School sophomore runner Mikah Paiz.

System Failure: Optic investigation finds 7 more with deficient education licenses  Las Vegas Optic

By Martín Salazar and Mercy López Las Vegas Optic.

Elkettes Win Their Home Tournament | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

The Pojoaque Valley High School girls basketball team had not won the Ben Lujan Tournament since 2008.

Locals complete Air Force basic training  KTNV Las Vegas

Below is list of Las Vegas locals who have completed Air Force basic training. All completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military ...

Database: How many children have experienced school shootings in America?  The Washington Post

The Washington Post has spent the past year determining how many children have been exposed to gun violence during school hours since the Columbine ...

Sixth Inning Surge Helps Elkettes Outlast Lady Devils  Rio Grande Sun

The bats came out to play for both the Elkettes and Lady Sundevils in Pojoaque Valley's 11-7 victory over Española Valley High School, Monday afternoon.

Report bumps Nevada overall education ranking from last to next-to-last  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Nevada no longer ranks dead last for its lackluster education system. Now, it's only second-to-last, according to the Annie E. Casey Foundation's annual Kids ...

Taos Tigers take down Mike's and West in Otero, shoot to thrill in Trinidad  taosnews

Following their usual annual competition rotation, the Taos High School Tigers wrestling team just completed their “eight-day slam” that included two away ...

Former Baylor men's basketball coach Dave Bliss hired by Las Vegas high school  ESPN

Disgraced former Baylor men's basketball coach Dave Bliss has been hired as the boys basketball coach and athletic director at Calvary Chapel, a Christian ...

Las Vegas, N.M., voters elect first female mayor  Santa Fe New Mexican

Tonita Gurule-Giron defeated former Councilor Joseph “Joey” Herrera by just 23 votes in a runoff election Tuesday.

Vegas Shooting: The Victims

The massacre in Las Vegas on Oct. 1, 2017, was the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history. Here's what we know about the victims.

Pregame capsule: Blazers are back as DSU opens season tonight  St George News

GAME PREVIEW CAPSULE. Dixie State University (0-0) at New Mexico Highlands University (0-0), West Las Vegas High School, Las Vegas, N.M., today, 5 p.m.

Behind the brotherhood: Author Carmen Baca on the Penitentes  Santa Fe New Mexican

Over the past century, the visual poetics of the lay New Mexican Catholic religious order Los Hermanos Penitentes have captured the imaginations of countless ...

Indigo Theater cures cinematic drought in Las Vegas, N.M.  Santa Fe New Mexican

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" was the first screening at the Indigo Theater, a new boutique movie house on Bridge Street, a block off the plaza in this ...

The secret world of Nellis: Inside the military marvel mere miles from the Las Vegas Strip  Las Vegas Sun

On a hot August afternoon, the world is buzzing in the wide-open atrium of the Nellis Air Force Base Exchange. Pilots *fresh* from the day's mission huddle at ...

Signing day has arrived  KOB 4

Wednesday is the first official day of the signing period. Here's a growing list of some of the student athletes expected to sing their National Letters of Intent.

Española Volleyball Maintains Size | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Española Valley High School volleyball coach Damon Salazar gathered his players around him before the optional summer practice, July 6, was set to start.

Remembering Las Vegas’ first national basketball champions  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Paul Son-Dice of Las Vegas, led by former UNLV Rebels Armon Gilliam, Sudden Sam Smith and Greg Goorjian, won the 1984 AAU men's national basketball ...

Southern Nevada’s title reign extends well beyond Bishop Gorman football  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Bishop Gorman's football team has won eight consecutive state titles and three straight mythical national championships. But the Gaels are far from the only ...

Knighthawks claim K-9 Division chess championship at Santa Fe Prep  taosnews

In a repeat performance, the Taos Knighthawks Chess Club claimed top honors in the K-9 Division at the Northern Schools Chess League finals held at Santa ...

Media mogul remembered as 'fearless advocate' for education whose 'charity was unmatched'  Las Vegas Sun

The staunchest supporters and most outspoken critics of Jim Rogers undoubtedly would agree that so often it seemed that Rogers' tongue dripped with acid ...

Sick student’s selflessness paid back in spades  Albuquerque Journal

Summer Miller-Walfish has always been about helping others. Now the West Las Vegas High School 2007 grad is getting some much-needed help from others.

Northern New Mexico Students Celebrated During Scholarship Award Ceremony  Los Alamos Daily Post

The 2018 Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund award winners. Photo by Andrea Multari/LANL Foundation. LANL FOUNDATION News: ESPAÑOLA—On ...

One year in, Nevada's first female senator shares her progress and priorities  Las Vegas Sun

Catherine Cortez Masto joined some exclusive clubs in 2017, when she became one of four Hispanic Americans serving in the U.S. Senate and one of 50 ...

Mad Chatter: A Husker signing day quiz even Scott Frost can't ace  Omaha World-Herald

Five years ago, back when Nebraska football ranked alongside Alabama (as programs guaranteed to win nine games per season), I put together a Husker ...

Rodeo accident leaves sports star paralyzed  Albuquerque Journal

Jeremiah Gouin was looking ahead to a career in the rodeo business and was training for that goal at a camp in Maxwell this week when that dream was ...

Softball: Santa Fe Indian School faces daunting path to title  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Lady Cardinals head to the winner's bracket semifinals, and Santa Fe Indian School advances to a weather-delayed consolation bracket.

Sandoval’s signature makes Nevada 8th state to ban conversion therapy  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Gov. Brian Sandoval signed a bill Wednesday prohibiting mental health professionals from conducting sexual conversion therapy on minors.

Tigers shine at namesake relays, crush competition in lead up to final week  taosnews

Four boys, four girls and four relay teams from Taos either qualified for the first time this year or improved their current qualifying times or distances with stellar ...

What does Bryce Harper like to do in Las Vegas? Sleep and eat In-N-Out  Las Vegas Sun

During Major League Baseball's offseason, Bryce Harper spends most — if not all — of his time in Southern Nevada. Those days are numbered, however, ...

Horsemen Continue Elk Dominance in Road Rout | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

A bye week came at the right time for the Pojoaque Valley High School Elks, following a rough loss in front of their home crowd.

On top of his game: State’s top racquetball player keeps rigorous pace  Albuquerque Journal

Albuquerque's 44-year-old Raymond Maestas, who is New Mexico's top-ranked men's racquetball player, says he relies heavily on his strength and stamina to ...

Martinez, Branch Among Coaching Applicants | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Richard Martinez's appeal is yet to be scheduled, but that didn't stop the former Española Valley High School coach from submitting an application for his old ...

More Than 100 Students Receive Scholarships From Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund  Los Alamos Daily Post

LANL FOUNDATION News: ESPAÑOLA—Charlyna Gonzales of Peñasco High School, Khaled Khweis of Taos High School and Wilbur Wang of Los Alamos ...

Celebrations, May 22, 2016 | Celebrations  Santa Fe New Mexican

Doug and Lou Brown are celebrating 50 years of marriage. The couple were married Feb. 19, 1966, in Santa Fe.

NMStateWSOC Entertains Cochise College in Exhibition Match  NMSU Aggies

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The New Mexico State women's soccer team opens the 2016 season with an exhibition match on Monday, Aug. 15, at noon in the friendly ...

Los Alamos Coach Josh Archuleta Building Chemistry  Los Alamos Daily Post

The Los Alamos Lady Hilltoppers, in white, battled West Las Vegas High School at a Basketball Jamboree June 3 at Pojoaque Valley High School. Photo by ...

LANL scholarships to benefit 73 Northern New Mexicans | Local News  Santa Fe New

Seventy-three students from Northern New Mexico are recipients of scholarships through the Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund.

Two come out as victims of priests  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Two men suing the Archdiocese of Santa Fe alleging that as children they were sexually abused by priests gave up their anonymity ...

NXN Southwest Returning Rankings: Fastest 5,000 Boys  MileSplit

Check out the top returners from the NXN Southwest Region.

It Takes a Foot Thief  The New York Times

How a clandestine meeting with a conquistador statue's vandal got me thinking about the myths I grew up listening to about the origins of the American ...

Meet Your Recruiter | Admission  ENMU News Releases

We're here for you. Your personal admission representative can answer your questions, offer advice and guide you through the admission process.

WAC tournament final — BLOG  Las Vegas Review-Journal

The New Mexico State Aggies face the Cal. State-Bakersfield roadrunners in the WAC tournament final tonight at the Orleans Arena. We'll be live-blogging the ...

World Champion Vashti Cunningham, Randall's Daughter, Has Her Sights On Gold In Rio

Vashti Cunningham remembers watching the London 2012 Olympic Games in her hotel room each night after competing in the most important meet on her own ...

2014 Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund Recipients Share Dreams and Gratitude  Los Alamos Daily Post

LANL Director Charles McMillan visits with Mesa Vista High School graduate Jeanette Varela who is the first in her family to attend college, and Pecos High ...

Sunday Spotlight: Musician finds the funny side of Norteño culture  Santa Fe New Mexican

Some of Carlos Medina's videos have been viewed as many as 40000 times. Various users have posted comments saying that Medina's comedy is a tribute to ...

Clinton to Call for 'Path to Citizenship' for Undocumented Immigrants  Newsweek

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will call on Tuesday for a path to citizenship for undocumented immigrants during a ...

Why these young Latinos might make the difference between Clinton winning or losing  Los Angeles Times

Last year, Nevada college student Ivan Soto was one of about 800,000 Latinos in the United States who turned 18 and became eligible to vote. He and other ...

Ex-Rebel Fedde stays patient after Tommy John surgery  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Former UNLV star pitcher Erick Fedde, the Washington Nationals' first-round draft pick last year, is working his way back from Tommy John surgery. He said he ...

BYU Cougars vs. Arizona Wildcats Betting Odds, Analysis, College Football Pick  Bleacher Report

The BYU Cougars and Arizona Wildcats will battle at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale on Saturday night in a game oddsmakers believe to be almost ...

Comparing The Rising Senior Boys XC Class With Last Year's Seniors  MileSplit

Is there even a chance the 2017 senior class can challenge the greats of the 2016 XC season?

Top 500 Girls Outdoor 100m Returners: Sha'Carri Richardson Is In Front To Start 2018  MileSplit

This *content* requires a MileSplit Pro plan. Join Now and select any plan for instant access! MileSplit Pro Join Now Already a Pro member? LOG IN. Who will ...

Never eligible to vote, young immigrant plays key role in Clinton campaign  Los Angeles Times

Lorella Praeli has one of the most important jobs on Hillary Rodham Clinton's presidential campaign — even though she's never voted in an election. As Latino ...

Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund Awards $422500 To College Bound Students  Los Alamos Daily Post

Seventy-eight New Mexico students received $422,500 in scholarships from the Los Alamos Employees' Scholarship Fund during a special event May 20 at the ...

US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Girls 200m Dash  MileSplit

Check out the nation\'s top 500 outdoor girls returnees in the 200 meter dash among wind legal F.A.T. times.

FINAL Top 500 Boys Cross Country Times In Nation For 2016 Season

Check out the final list of the top 500 boys cross country 5K times in the nation for the 2016 season.

Wild west meets steampunk at Tucson convention  Arizona Daily Wildcat

The Wild Wild West Steampunk Convention 6 at Old Tucson is said to be Arizona's largest steampunk convention.The convention featured an array of activities, ...

Nation's Top 500 Boys XC Returnees For 2017

Check out the top 500 boys cross country returnees for the 2017 cross country season.

15:37 Is The Current Cut-Off For Nation's Top 500 Boys 5K List!

Check out the top 500 boys 5K cross country times in the nation as of November 21st.

Opinion | Obama's Speech on Immigration  New York Times

Readers differ on the president's decision to act on his own without Congress.

The Curious Case of Michael Loyd, Jr.  Sports Central

Michael Loyd, Jr. was a superstar on the Las Vegas high school basketball scene. He was a do-everything type, leading his team to a 21-5 record his senior ...

College Football Picks: Week 4 Predictions for Every Game  Bleacher Report

There are still more than two months until the College Football Playoff selection committee announces its choices for the semifinals, and more than a month until ...

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