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Domino’s Pizza in Raton!

Finally! Come see your new Domino’s Pizza in Raton! Domino’s Pizza Raton, located at 129 Clayton Rd, opened on Thursday, February 2 and had a highly successful start for the Super Bowl crowd. Call ahead for 15 minute pickup at 575-245-3030 or order online – They look forward to serving Raton. Photo by Kenny… Keep Reading

New management at Super Saver

by Carol Bridge RATON — The Super Saver Discount Food grocery store is under new ownership/management. Lowe’s Supermarkets, headquartered in Littlefield, TX, has purchased the grocery store in Raton. With stores in New Mexico, Texas, Kansas, Colorado and Kansas, they bring a new level of expertise and buying power to the area. The stores have… Keep Reading

Falcon Flash of February 16, 2017

by Katie Campbell GARDNER — Wet sponges flew through the air in the Gardner School cafeteria, Tuesday February 7, as students flung them at the Principal. Students were allowed to throw wet sponges at Principal Pam Levie as part of a fun reward which served as a motivator for students to perform well on local… Keep Reading

Two schools come together for a concert you won’t forget

by Ben Pollack WALSENBURG — Come one come all! This Friday, February 17, 2017, at 6:30 pm at the Washington School Auditorium, the John Mall High School Wind Ensemble is proud to host the Rye High School Concert Band in a fantastic one night only event! This is the first, of hopefully many, combined concerts… Keep Reading

Changing culture at RE-1

by Dan Harper PLACE — The Huerfano RE-1 board met Tuesday, February 14, starting off by recognizing Gardner School coaches Jodi Medina and Kevin Crosson for instilling sportsmanship and character in the school’s basketball team. Pam Levie read emails from Cotopaxi parents and the coach commending the kindness and respect shown for a special needs… Keep Reading

Fire alarm delays but does not stop RE-2 Board of Education meeting

by Bob Kennemer LA VETA — About half way through their session on February 13, the La Veta School Board found themselves evacuating the school library due to a fire alarm. Once outside, board members saw other school buildings being evacuated of people there for other activities being held on campus. Alas, it was a false… Keep Reading

Springer School Board election: Experience prevails

by Sherry Goodyear SPRINGER — The results are in for the most recent school board elections held Feb. 7. For Springer, New Mexico, incumbents Robert Tafoya and Ronald Gurule beat out their novice opponents, Johnny Ray Garcia and Apaches Trujillo as Springer citizens opted for “more of the same” rather than the “new and different.”… Keep Reading

Colfax County school board elections results

staff report COLFAX — The school board election results are in. In Raton, with 4,956 eligible voters, Patrick Dyer took 360 votes to Art Armijo’s 213, winning position 2. Position 3 was won by Jason Phillips with 430 votes to Robert Gonzales’ 145. The SB9 Mill Levy passed 412 to 110. In Springer, with 1,027… Keep Reading

red Devils reclaim cowbell

by Sherry Goodyear SPRINGER — If you were looking for edge-of-your-seat excitement, the place to be was Sim Brown Gym in Springer, NM on Friday night for the boys’ junior high and varsity games against the Maxwell Bears. The junior high boys’ team played to win, and the varsity players set their jaws, determined to… Keep Reading

Springer red devil seniors celebrate

by Sherry Goodyear SPRINGER — The Springer Red Devil boys’ senior players last home game of the season was bittersweet as they acknowledged the end of their ball-playing days at Springer High School. But this happened after some tense action for all three Springer teams, junior high boys, varsity girls, and varsity boys as they… Keep Reading

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