|Newsmakers Looks At Public Education In New Mexico|
From KRWG-TV in Las Cruces, this documentary looks at controversial changes in New Mexico public education, including the use of standardized testing as a major factor in teacher evaluations. Watch it now in the You Tube link at the bottom of the page.
|APD Reports Arrest In Case Going Back To Last Summer|
The Artesia Police Department reports that Roberto Cortez was arrested on Friday for homicide by vehicle and accidents involving death or personal injuries. He is being held in Lieu of posting a $20,000 cash or surety bond. Last July, officers were sent to the area of the 400 block of North 26th where there was an accident with injuries reported. It was reported a young male was leaving the are... Read More >>
|Wild Horse And Burro Adoption Coming To Artesia|
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) will hold a wild horse and burro adoption in Artesia, May 6-7. The two-day event at the Artesia Horse Council Arena will feature around 35 outstanding animals. These are adult and yearling horses and burros that once roamed free on public lands in the West. The BLM periodically removes excess animals from the range in order to maintain healthy herds and to pr... Read More >>
|Woods Houghton Podcast Returns|
This week the Eddy County Extension Agent talks about May meetings, poison plants, the cotton crop and aphids and spiders.
|Are The Future Of Ditches Being Cemented? |
What is the significance of a concrete ditch? Dalene Hodnett explains.
|AAA Releases Weekend Gas Watch |
The statewide gas price average in New Mexico is now $2.00 for a gallon of regular unleaded fuel, according to the AAA New Mexico Weekend Gas Watch. That price is four cents more than last week and 43 cents less per gallon than last year. Of the major metropolitan areas surveyed in the Land of Enchantment, drivers in Las Cruces are paying the most on average at $2.01 per gallon while drivers in... Read More >>
|Roswell Police Report Scam |
The Roswell Police Department reports another scam has hit the city and they report that this one is creative. This one features the federal government supposedly handing out money in a way they’ve never heard of. A local man got a phone call from someone saying the U.S. government was awarding the man a $9,000 “loyalty grant.” He was to receive the grant as the government&rsq... Read More >>