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Las Cruces man arrested, charged with breaking into vehicle, stealing personal property

LAS CRUCES - A man suspected of breaking into a Toyota Camry and stealing items from inside was arrested after the vehicle owner spotted him and followed the suspect while calling 911, according to Las Cruces police. Sean Michael Gueffroy, 26, of 999 W. Amador Ave., is charged with one count of burg

LAS CRUCES SUN-NEWS - 2017-11-17 18:28:04

Local dealership employee arrested at job on child sexual assault charges

A man suspected of sexually abusing a child was arrested at his job, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. Deputies arrested Luis Fernando Moreno at Rudolph Mazda on South Desert Boulevard. He was wanted for five counts of sexual penetration of a child under the age of 13. Moreno was boo

KFOX 14 - 2017-11-16 18:46:07

Barricaded man prompts SWAT situation in Las Cruces

A man barricaded himself inside a home in Las Cruces Friday afternoon, according to police. SWAT members are on the scene at 715 Texas Avenue. Some streets in that area are currently blocked off. Avoid the are if possible. Valley View Elementary on California Avenue was placed under shelter-in-pla

KFOX 14 - 2017-11-17 14:40:03

Jesse Jackson diagnosed with Parksinson's disease: 'I will need your prayers'

WASHINGTON (Sinclair Broadcast Group) - The Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. has been diagnosed with Parkinson's disease, the civil rights leader announced Friday. In a statement, the 76-year-old said he and his family began to notice three years ago that his health was deteriorating. "I find it increasingly

KFOX 14 - 2017-11-17 12:39:46

More than 100 positions opened at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino

Sunland Park Racetrack (KFOX14/CBS4) Horse racing season is around the corner and the racetrack needs seasonal employees. Sunland Park Racetrack is hiring for over 100 positions. The racing season starts on Dec. 15. Candidates can apply on Tuesday at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino from 8:30 a.m. to

KFOX 14 - 2017-11-17 14:09:19

Five Las Cruces restaurants serving Thanksgiving meals

Thanksgiving is a day for family, food and football. The U.S. Census Bureau released a treasure trove of data surrounding the popular holiday. USA TODAY With the holiday season in full swing, it can be overwhelming to plan, host and cook a full Thanksgiving feast. But not to worry, many local resta

LAS CRUCES SUN-NEWS - 2017-11-16 22:47:12

The $20 Challenge to aid the homeless at Las Cruces Gospel Rescue Mission

Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, bridges to the community, host Emily Guerra meets with Las Cruces Gospel Rescue Mission Shelter Director, Randy Smith, and Public Affairs Director, Alycia Carrillo. Founded in 1972, it is the only shelter in the area that offers Christian guidance, food,

KRWG.ORG - 2017-11-17 06:52:37

Over-crowded schools in Las Cruces may lead to redistricting students

Parents in Las Cruces may have to send their kids to different schools due to overcrowding. Inside City Council chambers today, Las Cruces Public Schools board members addressed the future need for rezoning of schools to City Council members during a joint work session. Gabriel Jacquez, deputy super

KFOX 14 - 2017-11-16 17:32:53

Waffle House to expand DeLand's 'breakfast district'

Waffle House, a Georgia-based chain of 24-hour restaurants, has bought property on North Woodland Boulevard on which to place its second eatery in West Volusia. There's a Waffle House at 414 Deltona Blvd. in Deltona, as well as one each in Port Orange and Ormond Beach. The DeLand site, at 1120 N. Wo


DeLand boots elves out of annual Christmas contest

The elves have been fired, so to speak. But, never fear. Toy soldiers have stepped up to serve. Annually for several years, children and their families have enjoyed "Elf Patrol," a monthlong holiday scavenger hunt that has people trying to find hidden elves in DeLand shops. The fun finale includes a


DeLand businesses keep beach tidy

A new partnership between one of Downtown DeLand's newest businesses and DeLand's brewery is cleaning up. Outsiders USA and Persimmon Hollow Brewing Co. hosted a beach cleanup Nov. 12, and plan many more similar events. Participation in the beach cleaning exceeded expectations. The individuals invol


War vet weds while walking parade

Mark and Lee Panageotes were lucky enough to tie the knot before a crowd of thousands of cheering people. It's not because the couple have enough friends to fill a small stadium. Rather, the two were wed during the Volusia County Veterans Day Parade, held Nov. 11 in Downtown DeLand. "I'm from New Ha

THE DELAND-DELTONA BEACON - 2017-11-15 23:24:25

Stetson unveils role-play sales labs

LAB EXPERIENCED - Chase Levesque, a senior in the Centurion Sales Program, poses next to a split-screen shot showing how the two-camera system in the sales labs records simultaneously the seller and the person being sold to. Students and their professors can review the videos and see what a student


Stetson vet shares lessons from Vietnam War

There was no generation gap in an audience that gathered Nov. 14 to hear one of Stetson University's most distinguished alumni reflect on the Vietnam War. "The year is 1967. Now what?" Stetson Professor Emeritus T. Wayne Bailey said, as he set the stage for former U.S. Sen. Max Cleland, D-Georgia, a

THE DELAND-DELTONA BEACON - 2017-11-15 23:28:29

Tobacco trial underway in Historic Courthouse

Testimony in tobacco trial - During a break in the trial, Judge Dennis Craig of the 7th Judicial Circuit talks to expert witness Robert N. Proctor Nov. 9 in the Volusia County Historic Courthouse. The case, Quackenbush v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., came out of a massive class-action suit that went t

THE DELAND-DELTONA BEACON - 2017-11-15 23:10:32

Woman carjacked while vacuuming newly purchased Camaro at Deltona gas station

'Please don't do this to me,' victim told carjacker DELTONA, Fla. - Deputies in Deltona are investigating after a woman was carjacked at a RaceTrac gas station. The 23-year-old victim told News 6 that the sun had just set on Tuesday evening when she was using the vacuum to clean her 2013 Chevy Cama

CLICK ORLANDO - 2017-11-16 03:56:37

Student Rep: School Board Should Reconsider

(Opinion)Jacob Spell, a senior at Creed High School and one of the Board of Education's two non-voting student representatives, submitted the following opinion article about student opinion of the superintendent search: The New Haven Board of Education has a tough decision to make, as the final cand

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 22:11:11

Shawn Persinger Baptizes Book, Album

A single guitar starts "One Zero - Periodic Orbits from Chaos to Order and Back," two notes that sound at first like the beginning of a thousand rock songs. But within three seconds, the guitar has jumped away from that and into a more complex world of triplets and gnarly scales, playing a line fil

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 17:37:50

Film Fest Brings Latin American Directors To Town

After decades of cool antagonism, the United States restores full diplomatic relations with Cuba, and a New Yorker returns to the island nation of her birth to look after her ailing father. Cut to: four men playing dominos as they speculate on the political future of Cuba. Or to the story of the fi

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 17:40:20

Board of Alders Notice: Aldermanic Affairs Committee

The Aldermanic Affairs Committee of the Board of Alders will hold a public hearing at 6:00 P.M. on Monday, November 27, 2017 in the Aldermanic Chamber of City Hall, 165 Church St., re: ORDER OF THE NEW HAVEN BOARD OF ALDERS APPROVING THE APPOINTMENT OF KHALIL IVY TO THE NEW HAVEN YOUTH AS A "YOUTH R

NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-17 22:42:37