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Grand jury indicts man in DWI death

Jacob Williams Indicted

A man who police and prosecutors say was driving drunk last month, killing a father of three and injuring one of his daughters, has been indicted by a Valencia County grand jury.

Photo could be Billy the Kid

Submitted photo: Ray John de Aragon was given this photograph, believed to be Billy the Kid, by his father, Maximo de Aragon, who was given it by his friend, Bonifacio Baca Jr. The picture was passed down through the Baca family from Saturnino Baca. It was taken in 1880.

Billy the Kid may be an outlaw to many people, but for native Los Lunas author, Ray John de Aragon, the Kid aka William H. Bonney was someone his family knew.

Behind the bench

Submitted photo: District Court William Sanchez, who will officially retire at the end of the month, is the longest serving judge in Valencia County in recent history.

After more than two decades presiding in the 13th Judicial District Court, Judge William "Bill" Sanchez will soon hang up his robe and put down his gavel when he retires at the end of February.

Reading should be a family affair

Deborah Fox-News-Bulletin photo: Raymond Gabaldon Elementary students, pictured from left, Diego Gutierrez, Abdiel Gomez and Isaiah Castillo, participated in a ‘Readers Raise the Roof’ event in support of improving their reading skills at home as well as at school.

Families of students at Raymond Gabaldon Elementary recently packed the cafeteria for a special "Readers Raise the Roof" literacy event.