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Vandals close Silver High School Friday  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Classes were canceled at Silver High School on Friday after two suspects broke into the school Thursday night and sprayed fire extinguishers and poured baby ...



Silver High mourns senior with big spirit  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Last week, 19-year-old Silver High School senior Steven Flores walked the halls of his school, just weeks before his graduation. Friends called him by his ...



Silver High sees spike in campus fights  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Within two weeks at Silver High School, there have been around six fights reported on campus, according to the school's principal. While there is no clear reason ...



New principal coming to Cliff — but no building  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Silver Consolidated Schools administrators made the trip to Cliff on Wednesday for a meet and greet with Cliff community members, and topics discussed ...



Students head to DC for competition  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The tragedy of legendary boxer Joe Lewis' later — and less illustrious — life. Bobby Kennedy's unfulfilled dream for oppressed and underprivileged Americans.



Spike in flu cases impacts schools  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

As New Mexico continues to see a high rate of flu activity, the illness has hit schools in both the Silver and Cobre districts. Harrison Schmitt Elementary School ...



Another teacher on leave following sexual allegations  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Another teacher in the Silver Consolidated School District has been placed on administrative leave following allegations of sexual misconduct with a student.



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.



Silver City news and events  Silver City Sun-News

SILVER CITY - A southern New Mexico businessman has announced he's running for New Mexico District 39 state representative. Luis Terrazas, a Republican, ...



Silver Schools delays records response again  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The Silver Consolidated School District has once again engaged its attorneys to respond to a simple public records request and requested more time to respond ...



UPDATED: Police seek man in Fort Bayard Credit Union holdup  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Police are searching for a man who robbed the Fort Bayard Federal Credit Union in Arenas Valley on Monday morning. Mike Burns, public information officer for ...



UPDATED: South Bullard reopens after bomb scare  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The south end of Bullard Street has reopened after being closed for more than 5 hours this afternoon in response to reports of a potential pipe bomb at the Silver ...



State visits elementary schools for 'A' achievement  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

More than 100 schools in New Mexico received an A in this year's school grades from the state of New Mexico, and Silver's Jose Barrios and Cobre's San ...



Silver Pre-K accepting new student applications  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Silver Consolidated Schools' new pre-kindergarten, or Pre-K, school is accepting applications for children who turn 4 years old before Sept. 1, and more than ...



Silver's basketball season ends in state semifinal  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The Silver High School Fighting Colts almost overcame a 16-point deficit, but fell by three points to the Vikings of Valley High School out of Albuquerque in the ...



Portillo named Silver's permanent police chief  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Fred Portillo, who has served as interim chief for nearly a year, is officially chief of the Silver City Police Department. Portillo's transition from interim police chief ...



Bayard hires police chief  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The Bayard City Council hired Lee Alirez as its new police chief at its regular meeting Monday, and heard from a resident about wastewater getting into his ...



Late-night deal reached on minimum wage  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The state's lowest-paid workers are likely to get a raise of $1.50 an hour effective Jan. 1, and their wages will rise each year until 2023. After weeks of debate ...



Law enforcement seeks hospital patient  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Police are searching for a 33-year-old woman, Sarah Cyrus, after she left Gila Regional Medical Center “under suspicious circumstances” Monday. She is the ...



FBI offers $1000 reward in credit union holdup  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

A man who held up a teller at gunpoint at the Fort Bayard Federal Credit Union in Arenas Valley on Monday morning is still being sought by police and the ...



BREAKING: Foy appointed district court judge  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Silver City attorney James B. Foy will again sit on the Sixth Judicial District Court bench, after his appointment Wednesday by New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan ...



Bayard closes its MVD office  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Bayard's branch of the New Mexico Motor Vehicle Division has closed and will remain so in the wake of a vote Monday by the Bayard City Council, which cited a ...



The Play, Not The Theater  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Peter Fishburn and MaryAnn Marlar perform a scene from the play “Deathtrap” at the Silver High School Little Theater during a dress rehearsal Thursday.



Silver schools to hold off on armed guards  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

After months of pushing for armed guards at each of the Silver schools, there is a chance there will not be any guards at all — at least for now. During their ...



Silver High graduates 137 students  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Silver High School was the last of the Silver schools to host a commencement on Friday, but they had the most to graduate — 137 students. The audience ...



Gov. axes money for WNMU sports, Tour of the Gila  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham took pen to paper on Friday and killed two of Sen. Gabriel Ramos' pet projects — both were allocations of money for local sports ...



Silver Schools superintendent gets 2-year extension  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

After a two-hour closed session during a special meeting Monday night, the Silver Consolidated Schools Board of Education and Superintendent Audie Brown ...



District bans jeans, cleavage, approves budget  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Silver Consolidated Schools teachers, administrators and district employees now have to follow a new staff dress code policy, which the school board approved ...



Chocolate Fantasia fills downtown, stomachs  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The Mimbres Region Arts Council's annual Chocolate Fantasia proved a resounding success this past Saturday, drawing hundreds of people to downtown ...



Extension cord causes fire on Kidder Road  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The Silver City Fire Department battled a fire on Kidder Road on Thursday that burned half a home. The fire was started by an overloaded multi-extension cord.



Silver City Police blotter Oct. 23-24  Silver City Sun-News

The following information was obtained from the Silver City Police Department. Oct. 23. Request Officer: Police responded to Silver High School on North Silver ...



New Judge  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Lordsburg attorney and former Sixth Judicial District Court Chief Judge Manuel Saucedo swears in Thomas F. Stewart as Division I (Grant County) judge on ...



Illusion band member killed in New Year's crash  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Omar Holguin, a member of the Illusion Band for more than 10 years, was killed in a car crash just hours into the new year while heading back to Silver City from ...



Hurley raided by unusual neighbors  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

For the past for few days, Hurley residents have received a few unexpected visitors. Adan Jacquez, a local game warden, said residents have been complaining ...



Immersive art: Silver City artist's work featured permanently in Smithsonian  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

From the time Karen Carr was 6 years old, she knew she wanted to be an artist. Her father, Bill Carr, was a staff artist at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and ...



Woman shot at Lintero Apts. dies  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Almost a week after she was shot in the head at the Lintero Apartments, Victoria Ramos, 30, died Saturday afternoon, according to Silver City Police Chief Fred ...



Bayard extends search for police chief  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The city of Bayard is continuing to accept applications for the open police chief position, held by Willy Kerin until his retirement Jan. 31. Bayard had originally ...



A Furry Problem: Officials seek to stem county's rising feral cat population  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

From her town-issued vehicle, Silver City Animal Control Officer Vickie Toney spots four cats loitering in the front yard of a house on Gordon Street, just north of ...



Squirmy Aren't They  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Jadie Apolinario, Kaylynn Garcia and Jason Reyes put worms into a decomposer at G.W. Stout Elementary School on Tuesday. The Grant County Cooperative ...



Science competition draws hundreds to WNMU campus  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The Western New Mexico University campus was filled with hundreds of middle school and high school students Saturday during the Southwest Regional ...



New Silver chief plans improvement in community, department  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The Silver City Town Council hired a familiar face for the town's police chief Tuesday. Fred Portillo, who has been serving as interim chief for almost a year, will ...



Silver votes to close, merge OHS  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The cash-strapped Silver Consolidated Schools Board of Education voted Monday evening to close and reorganize Opportunity High School, despite a great ...



Silver City's Sears store not closing  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Last week, Sears Holdings Corporation filed for bankruptcy and is set to close 142 Sears stores by the end of the year. However, Silver City's Sears Hometown ...



Deputy saves life although off-duty  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Even though Grant County Sheriff's Department Sgt. Manuel Maldonado was off-duty, spending time with his family at a Las Cruces mall last month, he still ...



Audie Brown's contract extension reapproved  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The Silver Consolidated Schools Board of Education voted at a special meeting Monday night to extend Superintendent Audie Brown's contract through the ...



Getting Your Hands Dirty  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Cliff High School junior and FFA Chapter Reporter Destiny Adams shows off an earthworm to Cliff elementary school students, part of the Ag Literacy Program ...



Silver Consolidated Schools enrollment up by 54 students  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Silver Consolidated Schools has added more than 50 students just since the beginning of this school year. Associate Superintendent Curtis Clough told the ...



New Year's Baby  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Nurses in the Maternal Child Department at Gila Regional Medical Center wheel in the bassinet of gifts that was given to the Rodriguez family for Joaquin being ...



BREAKING: Smoke plume from truck fire  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

A plume of smoke that could be seen across central Grant County Saturday afternoon was the result of a truck fire. Santa Rita Fire Department Chief Kathy ...



Hospital making plans for treating 'wave' of migrants  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The wave of Central American refugees billed as the “migrant caravan” in national media is having an impact right here in Grant County, as Border Patrol agents ...



Silver Schools plans to hire two additional security guards  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Silver Consolidated Schools Board of Education President Eddie Flores said during a Monday meeting that the district will have two more security guards by the ...



Connections made, renewed among Mustangs new and old at homecoming  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Memories were brought back to life for alumni, while students rallied down Bullard Street for Western New Mexico University's homecoming on Saturday.



Felon picked up on firearms, drug charges  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

A Santa Clara man with a lengthy history of interactions with law enforcement is back in jail after being charged with several felonies related to weapons found ...



Class of 2032 graduates — from pre-K  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Students of the Silver Scholars Academy received their pre-K diplomas Tuesday, an achievement they should experience again when they graduate from high ...



Silver City Police blotter Oct. 11-15  Silver City Sun-News

The following information was provided by the Silver City Police department: Oct. 11. Battery: A caller in the 2500 block of Yucca Street reported he was beaten ...



Grant County makes Ramos sole choice for senate  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

After a two-hour-long special meeting Thursday morning, filled with public comment, candidate presentations and confusion, the Grant County Commission ...



Torch burns down 12th St. home  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

A man with a homemade tiki torch ended up burning his own mobile home on East 12th Street on Monday night. The Silver City Fire Department arrived on ...



Home Sweet Home: 'A Boy Called Sailboat' coming to Silver  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

It's been several years since the director of the film “A Boy Called Sailboat” held auditions at Sixth Street Elementary School for the community cast that formed ...



Grant County joins '2nd Amendment sanctuary' movement  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Undersheriff Jess Watkins was among the many who spoke to county commissioners Thursday as Grant County joined 10 other New Mexico counties with a ...



Silver Schools sees new configuration  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Students in the Silver Consolidated School District head back to school this week to a new school configuration that will place all kindergarten students at Sixth ...



PA Road businesses hampered by construction  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The year-long construction project on Pinos Altos Road has been more than just an inconvenience for one business. Danny Graziano, owner of A&E Diesel and ...



Man charged with assaulting police officers  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

A Silver City man was arrested and charged with assaulting several police officers with rocks and smashing the windshields of their police cars. Police were ...



Tu Casa gets 24/7 licensure  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Tu Casa, the federally qualified facility that seeks to fill a gap in care for people with behavioral health issues — mental health, substance abuse or dual ...



Silver High School captures the Class A-4A New Mexico High School State Wrestling Championship for the second straight year  Silver City Sun-News

The Silver High wrestling team captured the Class A-4A New Mexico High School State Wrestling Championships for the second straight year. The repeat came ...



Tommyknocker mountain bike race to draw hundreds  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Local and distant mountain bikers will give it their all during this year's Tommyknocker10 race on Saturday, and while online registration is already closed, riders ...



Former cop sentenced to life for murder of wife  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

A life for a life. The state of New Mexico does not have the death penalty, but it does have a sentence of life in prison for first-degree murder, and that is the ...



Silver High teacher pleads no contest to sex with student  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

A former Silver High School teacher and coach has pleaded no contest to four counts of criminal sexual penetration for having sex with a 17-year-old male ...



Teacher gets probation in student sex case  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

A former Silver High School teacher and coach who pleaded no contest to having sex with a 17-year-old high school student will not do any jail time and does ...



Silver High defends state band championship title  Silver City Sun-News

SILVER CITY\u00a0—\u00a0Last year's first-place finish in the New Mexico High School State Concert Band Contest wasn't a fluke for Silver High School.



Beating the odds to live a long life, WWII veteran dies at 98  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

For someone who wasn't expected to survive his injuries in the war, Leonard Pritikin went on to live a long and rich life. He died last month, July 19, 2018, at age ...



5 weeks in: Grant County-raised Garcia Richard aims to make a mark as first woman to head State Land Office  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

While walls dominate national headlines, they've also dominated the first five weeks in office for New Mexico's first female commissioner of public lands, Grant ...



Silver City Police blotter Oct. 4-7  Silver City Sun-News

The following information was supplied by the Silver City Police Department. Oct. 4. Game & Fish: A caller in the 1400 block of East Highway 180 notified police ...



UPDATED: Law enforcement dealing with multiple school threats, SHS threat not local  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Multiple school threats over the last couple of days have had law enforcement scrambling, however a threat posted on social media this morning about SHS ...



Education, community prepped Bingaman for attorney general, Senate  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The November ballot will include two candidates for statewide office who were raised in Grant County, but 36 years ago, Silver City figured even more heavily in ...



Silver's first winter guard to perform at regionals  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

For the first time ever, Silver High School has a winter guard team and they will be put to the test today as they compete in El Paso at the West Texas Colorguard ...



Student mechanics headed to nationals  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Silver High Auto Shop teacher Jay Arredondo is training the next generation of auto mechanics, *service* technicians and bodywork artists. Some of these boys ...



Hurley Pumpkin Patch draws a crowd: Taking a bite out of fall  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

It was a chill fall morning, perfect for picking out just the right pumpkin, bobbing for apples, or going for a hayride or horse-and-buggy ride. Families from all over ...



3 coaches fired at Silver High School  Deming Headlight

SILVER CITY — Three head coaches for softball, baseball and basketball were fired, two administrators were placed on administrative leave, and 17 other ...



Western student guest at State of the Union  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The House chamber of the United States Capitol was packed Tuesday evening — filled with senators, representatives, Supreme Court justices, Cabinet officials ...



Smooth flying for Advanced Air on inaugural flights  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

It was smooth sailing for Advanced Air during their inaugural flights out of the Grant County Airport on Sunday to Albuquerque and Phoenix, despite a little ...



Vocals at the ready: Kiwanis hosts annual sing-off  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Rain poured down but spirits were lifted with Christmas carols during the Kiwanis annual sing-off on Friday at Gough Park. After canceling the first-ever sing-off ...



Former cop found guilty of first degree murder  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

After four and a half hours of deliberations, a Sixth Judicial District Court jury found former Silver City police officer Bradley Farrington guilty Thursday of ...



CDT celebration brings hundreds to Gough Park  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Hikers and seemingly just about anyone else who enjoys the outdoors made their way to Gough Park on Saturday to celebrate the fifth annual Continental ...



Grant Countians take spots atop state's government  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

As 2019 began early Tuesday morning, Grant County natives took their place on the state's largest political stage, part of a statewide Democratic sweep that took ...



A time to shine: Lighted Parade brings holiday joy  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Silver City's downtown area will be brightened up with dozens of floats during tonight's 28th annual Lighted Christmas Parade. MainStreet Executive Director ...



Oaxaca named Silver High School principal  Silver City Sun-News

SILVER CITY —\u00a0On July 1, assistant principal and athletic director, Victor Oaxaca of Silver High School, will take on a new responsibility. He will be the ...



Redefining The Office: Morales adds visibility to lieutenant governor's role  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

By ANDREW OXFORD. Santa Fe New Mexican. A bell on a desk greeted visitors to the lieutenant governor's office during Howie Morales' first couple weeks on ...



Silver High bowling dominates in first year  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

It has been more than 20 years since Silver High School has had an official bowling team, and now, after their first year back, the Silver High bowling team ...



'Woman-Ochre' journey  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

If she were a horse, we'd say she has rounded the home stretch. It's been a long and fascinating journey for the famous painting found hidden behind a bedroom ...



Silver High gets new band uniforms  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The Silver High School Band will be competing in new uniforms this year when they go to qualify for the state competition in early March. Candy Milam, the ...



Jose Barrios is top school again in Silver School District  Silver City Sun-News

The New Mexico Public Education Department issued its School Grading Report Card for 2017 and Jose Barrios Elementary School in the Silver Consolidated ...



Silver City police blotter Aug 2-6  Silver City Sun-News

The following information was obtained by the Silver City Police Department. August 2. Accident with Property Damage: Police completed a report in the 400 ...



Silver school board appoints Diaz to District 4 seat  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

The Silver Consolidated District school board appointed local ob/gyn Michelle Diaz to the District 4 seat vacated by Justin Wecks. Wecks resigned in October ...



Fire destroys mobile home on Market  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

A fire destroyed a mobile home in the Stage Stop Mobile Court on West Market Street early Tuesday evening. A man who was in the mobile home next to the fire ...



Socorro's brightest to compete in Science Olympiad | News  El Defensor Chieftain

The brightest students from Socorro High School, Sarracino Middle School, and Cottonwood Valley Charter School will be competing with teams of students ...



Mangas Coloradas memorialized with state Scenic Historic Marker  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Nearly 80 people gathered at a truck turnout on U.S. 180 on Saturday afternoon to remember Mangas Coloradas and honor the Apache chief in a ceremony, ...



Connors' love affair with the Gila continues in new book  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Surrounded by some of his former neighbors and friends in what he said was the equivalent of his second living room when he lived in Silver City — Javalina ...



Silver volleyball coach suspected of having sex with student  Silver City Sun-News

The Silver High School\u00a0head volleyball coach has been charged with having sex with a student.



Eddie Flores appointed to Silver school board  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

Silver Consolidated Schools has a full board again after the appointment of Eddie Flores to fill the final vacant seat. Flores, who previously served on the board, ...



A Beautiful Day: Three with Grant County ties run in Boston Marathon  Silver City Daily Press and Independent

This time around, Grant Countians Daniel Soliz and Tammy Grado just wanted to enjoy the moments of the Boston Marathon. Born in Silver City and a Cobre ...



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