16 hrs ago
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.
16 hrs ago
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.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Deming is home on the range for Mike Moutoux
Courtesy Photo Mike Moutoux, New Mexico's Enchanting Cowboy, is scheduled to perform from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday at historic Morgan Hall, 109 E. Pine St. Brought to you by the Deming Performing Arts Theater.
Desert Sage: Advent a time to regroup
Last weekend saw the beginning of Advent, the four week season of preparation for Christmas.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Deming deck's the hall
Headlight Photo City of Deming employees Lonnie Almanza and Lucio Caballero were on work detail Monday on Pine Street, decorating the city's main drag.
Ag conference opens today in Deming
Courtesy Photo Kulbhushan Grover, NMSU crop ecologist, is one of the speakers at the Sustainable Agriculture Conference today at the Mimbres Valley Special Events Center.
Mountain Aire to perform in Hurley
The duo of Robert Murray Specht and Ronnie-Sue Helzner are Mountain Aire and will perform from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday at the J.W. Art Gallery in Hurley, New Mexico, 40 miles north of Deming.