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Donate a book to the local library
The Marshall Memorial Library, 110 S. Diamond St., has a Christmas Tree in the front lobby with paper ornaments.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
City buses serve tri-county area
Local CorreCaminos public transportation shuttle bus drivers Steve Duffy, Pete Cordova and Carole Pierce can be seen during the week buzzing around Deming, picking up and dropping off the public at 34 different locations spread out around the city.
The annual Festival of Lights at Rockhound State Park, 12 miles southeast of Deming, offers a beautiful setting perfect for celebrating the holiday season.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Deming Animal Guardians Christmas Sale
Submitted Photo Deming Animal Guardians is having a Christmas Sale in support of the animals at the Deming-Luna County Chamber of Commerce office located on the corner of Gold and Ash streets.
Deming prepares for municipal election
A resolution to approve the 2014 Municipal Election was unanimiously approved Monday as City of Deming Council members met in their regular meeting at John Strand Municipal Building at 309 S. Gold St. Three municipal elected offices will be on the March 4 Municipal Election ballot for Deming and Luna County residents to vote on.
Deming Elks announce Hoop Shoot winners
Headlight Photo This unidentified shooter launches his free throw toward the basket during Saturday's Deming Elks Hoop Shoot Contest at Red Mountain Middle School.
Carl Sanner is top county employee
Submitted Photo Lt. Carl Sanner of the Luna County Detention Center accepts his Employee of the Year Award from county manager Kelly Kuenstler.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Voice of the people
The shelter is always so pleased by the number of inquiries it receives each December regarding he shelter's holiday wish list.
Cesar Chavez Charter High School Students vs. Teachers Volleyball Game
Submitted Photo Faculty, staff and students played out their annual "Students vs. Teachers" volleyball match at Deming Cesar Chavez Charter High School.
Lady 'Cats rematch with Gadsden
Headlight File Photo Sophomore Liz Perez is counted on th bolster the Lady 'Cat inside game.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Bell fifth graders honor personal heroes
Maria Nunez, 10, stands by her poster board at Bell Elementary School. She paid tribute to Deming policeman James Fetrow and the local SWAT units of law enforcement for her "Hallway of Heroes" project in Sarah Teague's fifth-grade class.
Lost dog needs to find her family
If "Sally" is your dog, or if you know her family, please contact the Deming Animal Shelter at 546-2024.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Shop with a Cop treats 420 kids
Headlight Photo Lt. John Mooradian, of the Luna County Sheriff's Office, shops with Talia Botchway, 6, at the Big Kmart on East Pine.
Scouts host 6th annual tree festival
The Boys Scouts of America in Deming invite the community to their sixth annual Christmas Tree Festival.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Grant County Beat
Gila Basin Irrigation Commission meeting 120413
Editor's Note: The Beat did not know about Interstate Stream Commission staff presentations for Cliff-Gila FFA members ahead of time, so did not get notes from the presentations.
Mimbres Memorial Hospital plans expansion
Courtesy image Here is an architectural rendering of the planned Mimbres Professional Building that will become part of Mimbres Memorial Hospital.
Benny Jasso seeks mayoral post
Benny Jasso sees Deming and Luna County experiencing growing pains and he wants to be a part of city government to help it along.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
DEA makes donation to the Healing House
Courtesy Photo In honor of National Education Week, the Deming Education Association presented a check to The Healing House for use in its work with children.
Local Elks host Hoop Shoot Saturday
Local competition for the 40th annual Elks Hoop Shoot, the national free throw shooting contest for children ages 8 through 13, will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday at Red Mountain Middle School gymnasium located on New Mexico Highway 418.