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VIDEO: Southern Heights Elementary students learn flamenco

Southern Heights Elementary students practice flamenco dancing in preparation for their performance Saturday, Sept. 22 during the Lea County Center for the Arts Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration. The students are learning from dancers with the National Institute of Flamenco. The performance is pla

HOBBS NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-22 00:31:05

Family is first to pay off Habitat mortgage

In February 2003, Pilar and Maria Limas moved into their new Habitat for Humanity home and were given 20 years to pay off the mortgage - they did it in 15, and are the first Habitat for Humanity family to fully own their home. Habitat for Humanity officials and board members plan to celebrate the Li

HOBBS NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-22 17:00:40

3 bands highlight annual Fiestas celebration

Hobbs will be in full celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month and Mexico's Independence Day Saturday with flamenco dance performances and Spanish-music concerts. In downtown Hobbs, the Lea County Center for the Arts will host its 2017 Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration with a flamenco dance performa

HOBBS NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-21 18:00:03

SLIDESHOW: Hobbs Schools RoadMap to reduce teen pregnancy

During Tuesday's Hobbs Municipal Schools board meeting, Paula Smith and Barry Young made a presentation on the benefits of starting a school-based health clinic for Hobbs schools. Smith and Young are part of a committee that did research on bringing a health clinic to Hobbs schools and developed the

HOBBS NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-20 20:51:49

VIDEO MUST SEE: Traffic Detoured Due to Reflective Paint Spill

Hobbs Police Department, New Mexico State Police, Hobbs Fire Department, and city of Hobbs personnel respond to a large reflective paint spill near Discount Tire and Joe Harvey Blvd Wednesday morning. Traffic was detoured around the paint spill. Tagscity of hobbshobbsHobbs Fire DepartmentHobbs Polic

HOBBS NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-20 17:25:30

Mexico quake rescuers race to free girl, other survivors

MEXICO CITY (AP) - The wiggling fingers of a young girl trapped in the rubble of her collapsed school in Mexico City raised hopes among hundreds of rescuers working furiously Wednesday to try to free her - a drama that played out at dozens of buildings toppled by the powerful earthquake that killed

HOBBS NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-20 22:46:59

Meet Phillip, CASA's new lovable canine

When Cooper the CASA dog passed way in late November, it created a void that was felt by everyone who had met him. From the children with the CASA of Lea County program to those at juvenile detention. From the employees at the Lea County Treasurer's office who met with Cooper for only a few minutes

HOBBS NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-20 18:45:27

7.1 magnitude quake kills 79 as buildings collapse in Mexico

The quake came less than two weeks after another quake left 90 dead in the country's south, and it occurred as Mexicans commemorated the anniversary of a 1985 quake that killed thousands.Dozens of buildings collapsed into mounds of rubble or were severely damaged in in densely populated parts of Mex

HOBBS NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-19 22:55:59

Teen treated, released after hit by pickup

A teenage boy struck by a vehicle Monday morning near Hobbs High School was treated and released after the accident, according to the Hobbs Police Department. The driver of the vehicle was cited afterwards. Around 6:20 a.m. Monday, a pickup truck hit a 14-year-old boy as he was crossing in the cross

HOBBS NEWS-SUN - 2017-09-19 23:17:48

Rain Chances Ramp Up for Area Beginning Friday Evening

A strong, low-pressure system developing in the western United States is anticipated to bring areas of rainfall in the southeastern New Mexico and West Texas region this weekend and on through the middle of next week. According to the latest models from the National Weather Service on Friday morning

SEMINOLESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Rep. Burrows to Speak at Upcoming SEDC 'Eggs and Issues' Forum

Texas Dist. 83 State Representative Dustin Burrows (R-Lubbock) will be the keynote speaker in an Oct. 4 "Eggs and Issues" breakfast forum, scheduled to be hosted by the Seminole Economic Development Corp. The event will be held from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. at the Wingate by Wyndham hotel's meeting room, lo

SEMINOLESENTINEL.COM - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Lake Ontario's world-class salmon, trout fishery starts at Salmon River hatchery

ALTMAR, N.Y. -- Want to see where Lake Ontario's salmon, steelhead and brown trout are raised for stocking? Check out the 21st annual Salmon River Fish Hatchery Open House and Family Day from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. The event celebrates the 35th National Hunting and Fishing Day. The hatchery is l

SYRACUSE.COM - 2017-09-21 15:40:55

Man killed on Bernard Street in Rochester

According to Rochester Police, the man ran through the First Unitarian Church on South Winton Road overnight. (WHAM photo) Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - A 24-year-old man is in critical condition Thursday morning after police said he was injured inside a church. According to Rochester Police, the man was

13 WHAM - 2017-09-21 11:07:57

Neighbors mourning loss of close friend after fatal shooting in Rochester

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Neighbors are struggling to come to grips with the loss of their 65-year-old friend after a fatal shooting in Rochester. "He was a good person," says close friend Evelyn Massey. Fliers circulating identify Thomas "Mr. Fuzzy" Hardaway as the victim of a fatal shooting outside of hi

TWCNEWS.COM - 2017-09-22 13:10:00

County agencies get money for security, emergency management

GENEVA - State Sen. Pam Helming said the six counties in her district have all received federal funding as part of an effort to support counterterrorism and emergency preparedness efforts throughout the state. The federal Emergency Management Agency's Homeland Security Grant Program provides the $52

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2017-09-22 20:00:00

Two men arrested after burglary in Riga

Deputies say while investigating the burglary on Chili Riga Center Road on September 7, a neighbor of the victim said his home surveillance system captured video of the suspects. According to deputies, the video showed a gray Chevy Malibu pull into the neighbor's driveway and a man get out and knock

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-09-21 23:16:00

Helming highlights local emergency management money

State Sen. Pam Helming, R-54th District, recently learned that the six counties comprising the 54th New York State Senate District all received federal funding as part of an overall effort to support counterterrorism and emergency preparedness efforts throughout the state. The money supports activit

MPNNOW - 2017-09-21 21:58:39

Court officials exploring sanctions against Astacio

Embed x Share CLOSE THE CASE OF JUDGE LETICIA ASTACIO Judge Aronson tells Astacio she has shown no remorse | 1:07 Judge Stephen Aronson sentenced Leticia Astacio 60 days in jail and tells her she is disregarding the judicial system. (July 6, 2017) Pool video 1 of 19 Skip in Skip x Embed x Share CLO

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 21:49:57

Brutal road rage in Florida caught on camera

"It was the longest red light of my life. They kept screaming at me, telling me they wanted to f---g kill me. I just wanted the light to change," Bailey said. "I never thought they would get out of their car and run toward me and pull me out of my vehicle." Investigators said Gemberling and Scarduzi

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-09-22 15:59:00

Warrior Salute receives $25,000

A local group leading the fight for trauma-stricken veterans has received a $25,000 grant from the Disabled Veterans National Foundation (DVNF). Warrior Salute Veterans Services, a subsidiary of Webster-based CDS Life Transitions, has, for the past 40 years, held a mission of assisting veterans suff

ROCHESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2017-09-22 07:00:00