|Carlsbad Caverns To Get New Boss|
Douglas Neighbor has been named the new superintendent of Carlsbad Caverns National Park. He is a 25-year veteran of the National Park Service and will be on the job next month.
|NMSU Engineering Students Continue Tradition Of Service|
The old school structure in Queretaro, Mexico, was a tarpaper and pallet shack with a dirt floor. It served as both an overflow school building for a school too small to hold all of its students and a community medical clinic for the doctor who visits each week. Over the summer, 14 students in the NMSU Without Boundaries helped to replace the shack with a proper schoolhouse. Two NMSU alumni, tw... More >>
|Carlsbad School Boss Covers Many Topics |
The Carlsbad School Board met Tuesday night and Supt. Gary Perkowski says the process is moving along to build a couple of new elementary schools in the district. He also says the board talked about a breakfast program for the elementary schools and he says that a company called Smart Smiles will be providing dental services for kids and he also talked about the recent bomb threats that have be... More >>
|Nashville Singer Coming To Carlsbad |
Nashville recording artist Heather Layne is coming to Carlsbad in October. She will perform at the Walter Gerrells Performing Arts Center. This is a fundraiser for Celebrate Recovery. Woods Houghton explains more about the concert in the podcast section on the left hand side of the page and you can watch a video of Heather now in the You Tube link at the bottom of the page. (Photo courtesy of H... More >>
|Aggies And Lobos To Meet |
The New Mexico State football team goes head-to-head with their in-state rivals the New Mexico Lobos in the 106th meeting of the Rio Grande Rivalry Saturday, Sept. 20 at 6 p.m. (MT) in Las Cruces. The Aggies have an all-time record of 31-69-5 against the Lobos, with the series dating back to 1894. NM State fell in last year’s meeting between the two, 66-17 in Albuquerque. The NM State Agg... More >>
|Roswell Road Work Rescheduled |
The City of Roswell says work that was supposed to take place on East College Blvd. this past weekend will take place this coming weekend. Officials say this depends on weather and the receiving of materials. The closure will allow the railroad crossing to be repaired and paving of the crossing. Garden Street and Grand Ave. will also be closed during the work.
|Household Waste Day Later This Month|
The popular event is held twice a year in Carlsbad and it allows residents from all over Eddy County to dispose of their household hazardous waste in a safe manner. Sylvia Schneider of the Carlsbad Solid Waste Department says it will take place in late September. You can hear more by going to the podcast section on the left hand side of the page.