Track & Field Report By George Morse


Track and field athletes from small high schools in Classes A-3A will have one last chance to qualify for the Class A-3A state track and field meet at various district meets throughout the state. Those athletes who have not yet qualified by time or distance can qualify for state by finishing first or second in their respective events at their district meets…


Escalante Lobos Win 2nd Straight State Championship


      Valley Daily Post

Escalante High School came from behind to tie the score at halftime, took the lead in the fourth quarter and held off the Fort Sumner High School Foxes for a 28-20 victory to win their second straight Class 2A state football championship Nov. 14 in Tierra Amarilla…

Escalante Football Building A Legacy


Courtesy photo Escalante Football Building A Legacy Dusty Giles, A Former Artesia Bulldogs Football Player Now Coach At Escalante By Robert A. Naranjo, Valley Daily Post SPORTS TIERRA AMARILLA – The shades of yellow in the earth and in the layers of stones with majestic peaks as a stunning background are found an area often […]

New Mexico Youth Suicide Rate Declines But Still Very High

Teen Suicide

New Mexico Youth Suicide Rate Declines But Still Very High The New Mexico high school student suicide rate is more than 60 percent higher than the national average. A Department of Health report finds self-reported suicide attempts among New Mexico high school students (grades 9-12) decreased by 35 percent over the past decade, from 14.5 percent in […]

HSE Test Prep At UNM-LA Opens Doors

Program Manager Gabe Baca of UNM-Los Alamos Adult Basic Education (ABE), Community Education and Customized Training, prepares a new computer lab at the campus. Courtesy/UNM-LA HSE Test Prep At UNM-LA Opens Doors LOS ALAMOS – Mario’s aspiration was to attend college to become a welder; Josh applied for a security guard position at a casino […]

Local Schools In State Basketball Championship

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Boys & Girls District Teams Advance to State Basketball Championship

Northern New Mexico communities are celebrating as five of the Valley’s high school teams have advanced to the New Mexico Activities Association State Basketball Championship. 

Click to read details of firt round games.