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VHS student wins car for excellence

Deborah Fox-News-Bulletin photo: Guama Hairstonel is the proud winner of Valencia High School’s Renaissance Program’s annual car give-away.

Miles and miles of highway and the freedom of independence fuel the thrill of first car ownership for most people. That includes, for many young people, transportation to college.

Photo philosopher

Margo Wagner photo:  An angel, Leaf Bright, is shown in a nationally-recognized photo taken by El Cerro photographer Margo Wagner. The photograph shows and angel on Route 66 at Pyramid Peak outside of Gallup looking for gas for her Ford Mustang,

Photographer Margo Wagner gained national recognition for a series of angel photos she took in Gallup. Now she's focusing her lens on Valencia County.

MRCOG to help county as fiscal agent

A million dollars for Valencia County infrastructure projects hangs in the balance as county commissioners scurry to meet New Mexico Department of Finance and Administration demands.

New exams cause concern for students

New end-of-course exams and the teacher evaluations that hinge on them are "heading for a train wreck," according to Albuquerque Public Schools Board of Education member Kathy Kortz.

Dash on the Ditch back in LL

Submitted photo: The second annual Dash on the Ditch fundraiser will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, at Heritage Park. The event raises money for the nonprofit organization, La Vida Felicidad, which provides free and reduced-rate programs and services to Valencia County children, adults with disabilities, and senior citizens.

It's time to put on the running shoes for the second annual Dash on the Ditch fundraiser at Heritage Park in Los Lunas from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 5.