The first round of the Class 4A State Baseball tournament is a rough one for Belen and Los Lunas but not Valencia, which advanced to this weekend's quarterfinals.
Earlier this spring, the New Mexico Medical Society announced Valencia County News-Bulletin reporter Julia M. Dendinger was named one of two recipients for its 2013 Guy Rader Award.
An estimated 75-80 rounds were fired at police officers, and a gas meter was struck by a bullet in a tense situation early Saturday in Los Lunas.
The Los Lunas boys golf team came in second place at the Grants Invitational Golf Tournament Monday at the Coyote del Malpais Golf Course in Grants.
The race for first place in District 6-4A's final softball season will likely come down to a rematch between top teams, No. 6 Valencia and No. 4 Los Lunas, next Tuesday after both teams posted a trio of league wins in the last week.
It was a good weekend for Valencia County track and field athletes both as teams and individually, at the Moriarty Invitational on Saturday and the Marilyn Sepulveda Classic invitational track and field meet at the University of New Mexico Track Complex on Monday.
The Los Lunas boys golf team took first place at the Valencia and Los Lunas Invitational golf tournament at the Isleta Eagle Golf Course Monday and Tuesday.