Team Red Rover
Team Red Rover, the largest contingent of walkers who took part in the 2013 Celebration of Life Cancer Walk on April 27, in Deming, were also the top walkers for the event.
Tue May 14, 2013
City asks Hodson, Mendez to head Visitors Center
Deming City Councilors approved Kathryn Hodson and Julie Mendez as the No. 1 choice to lead the Deming Visitor Center Monday evening.
Mon May 13, 2013
Region's teen birth rates falling
Teen birth rates are falling in southern New Mexico as school districts seek to address the problem and implement comprehensive sexual education, but many counties in the region still see rates twice the national average.
'Stamp Out Hunger'
Deming Helping Hand sends out its appreciation to the Deming Post Office and Luna County during the Stamp Out Hunger food drive held Saturday.
'Toss No Mas'
Cody Parisi, 9, runs with a dog from the Deming Humane Society booth Saturday at the Luna County Courthouse Park.
Sun May 12, 2013
City seeks director for Visitor Center
Deming City Councilors will meet this evening to consider approval of a new director for the Deming Visitor Center as well as several proclamations for May.
It's been great
I accepted this position five years ago after returning to town from work and school in Las Cruces.
Thu May 09, 2013
Sen. Smith praises county, cautions county
Luna County has done a good job of ensuring the life of a project exceeds life of funding." New Mexico Senator John Arthur Smith Words of encouragement and caution were shared by state Senator John Arthur Smith, D-Deming, when he addressed the Luna County Board of Commissioners on Thursday to discuss capital outlay funding.
Memorial golf tournament to benefit health occupations
Steve Bean was Deming s first EMT and began training firefighters in life-saving skills and emergency medical services before his death from a heart attack at age 30 in 1995.
Cinco de Mayo float winner
The Luna County float won the sweepstakes award during Saturday's Cinco de Mayo Parade sponsored by the Demng-Luna County Chamber of Commerce.
New Mexico News Minute
The Luna County Sheriff's Office has opened up an outpost in a small New Mexico border town rocked by corruption and a disbanded police department.
Wed May 08, 2013
Great American Clean-up planned for Saturday detail
Keep Luna County Beautiful is aiming to surpass last year's collection of 29,800 pounds of litter from local roadways during this weekend's Great American Cleanup.
Sen. Smith to address County Commission
State Senator John Arthur Smith, D-Deming, will present a report on capital outlay when the Luna County Board of Commissioners meets today.
'Open House' has two more performances
Becky Hampton plays the House Ghost ballet dancer in her first role on the stage in the comedy Open House.
Tue May 07, 2013
County Sheriff sets up substation in Columbus
From left, Luna County Commissioner Joe Oleo Milo, Jr., village of Columbus Mayor Nicole Lawson and Sheriff Raymond Cobos prepare to cut the ribbon police tape, rather at the new Luna County Sheriff s Office Columbus Substation.
Luna County mourns G.X. McSherry
A leader in Luna County farming and ranching known statewide for his contributions to agriculture and education is no more.
Mon May 06, 2013
Silver City Sun-News
Gila Regional cuts 70 full-time jobs to part time
Cost-cutting measures imposed at Gila Regional Medical Center have led to the downgrading of 70 full-time employees to part-time status, according to a hospital news release.
Sun May 05, 2013
Cinco de Mayo blowout
Oly and Juan Ortiz rode as grand marshals for the Deming-Luna County Chamber of Commerce Cinco de Mayo Parade on Saturday.
Fri May 03, 2013
The Grant County Beat
50 Percent Cuts in hours to hit about 10 percent of GRMC employees
The Beat confirmed through several sources today that after a directors' meeting at the county-owned Gila Regional Medical Center this morning, 70 people were informed they would have their hours cut back 50 percent, as of May, 19, 2013.
Academic Boosters honor teachers
Pictured, from left, are Victorio Manzano, David Gallegos, Mona Crossland, Keri Coker, Esmeralda Hernandez, Isabel Self and Dana Bunting.