In case it has gone unnoticed, something is afoot at Belen Consolidated Schools, specifically with the Belen Board of Education. The issue is not so much what the board is…[Read more]
The Los Lunas and Valencia swim teams concluded their regular seasons with solid performances Saturday at the District 1 championship meet at Albuquerque Academy.
(La Historia del Rio Abajo is a regular column about Valencia County history written by members of the Valencia County Historical Society. The author of this month's column is a retired engineer from Sandia National Laboratories and vice-president of the Valencia County Historical Society. He is the author of five books on the history of New Mexico, including "Murder, Mystery, and Mayhem in the Rio Abajo," co-edited with Dr. Richard Melzer. Opinions expressed in this and all columns of La Historia del Rio Abajo are the author's only and not necessarily those of the Valencia County Historical Society or any other group or individual.)
The Los Lunas swim team finished third overall, while the Tiger boys finished third. The Los Lunas girls took fourth in the swimming meet of the regular season at the APS Year-End Invitational No. 2 Saturday
The Los Lunas girls basketball team continued their winning streak, while the Belen and Valencia girls both picked up key wins over the weekend.
Hardly ever does a single game in any sport cause as much discussion and rancor as a game between Albuquerque’s Volcano Vista and Cibola high schools last week. The football-esque…[Read more]
Jessica Johnson and Jared Rodgers were united in marriage on Sept. 21 in Jemez.
Don and Pauline Taylor, of Los Lunas, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Jan. 28. The couple was married in 1950 in Albuquerque.