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  1. WNMU students raise money and serve the needyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Silver City Sun-News

    December is a traditional time of service to community and students at Western New Mexico University are covering every corner of Grant County, partnering with local organizations. During the fall semester, students in several organizations including student government and the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee have reached out to non-profit organizations to help raise funds and awareness for underrepresented populations.

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  2. Santa's Treasure Hunt winners namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Grant County Beat

    From left are Scott Terry of the Silver City Grant County Chamber of Commerce, Michael Humphries, Abe Villarreal, two of the winners of the Santa Treasure Hunt, and Lucy Whitmarsh of Silver City MainStreet. Vanessa Stroman was unavailable for the photo.

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  3. Community noticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... or email grmcfoundation@gmail.com . WREATHS ACROSS AMERICA DAY >> At 10 a.m. Saturday at Fort Bayard Cemetery. Grant County Community will gather once again to honor veterans during the holiday season. The mission of Wreaths Across America is to ...

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  4. Community calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Silver City Sun-News

    Town of Silver City Town Council: Meets at 6 p.m. today at the Grant County Administration Center, 1400 Highway 180 East. Open to the public.

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  5. Kiwanis K-Kids Club of G.W. Stout Elementary School November projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... the Food Pantry with a total weight of 1,177 lbs. which will calculate to 903 meals going out to families in Grant County. K-Kids members have the opportunity to work with together with Kiwanis-family volunteers and collaborating with other non ...

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  6. Prospectors Legislative Communication Forum held Dec. 2, part 7Read the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | The Grant County Beat

    ... had the support of the hospital, we work with Sexual Assault Support Services, and we get grants. She said the Grant County Community Health Council has been very effective in helping develop sustainable programs, such as First Born, which now has ...

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  7. Gingerbread extravaganza held Saturday in downtown Silver CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... approximately $5,000 per school year, but the school offers scholarships and grant programs to try to help Grant County families unable to afford tuition for their school-age children. GMS offers some unique education programming such as different ...

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  8. A Snell Middle School teacher in Bayard making a difference in her students' livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... must give up her weekends for fundraising efforts. But so far, she says she's gotten 35 merchants from all over Grant County to support her project through financial donation or merchandise giveaways she can raffle off. She's managed to raise $5,200 ...

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  9. Teens discuss school issues in town hall meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... in a number of important ways, including helping them avoid drug and alcohol abuse. According to Thomas, Grant County has the highest heroin and illegal prescription drug use among high school teens of any county in New Mexico. What makes that fact ...

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  10. It Takes a Village a " a new store opening in downtown Silver City with a special twistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... he'll be able to hire a couple of workers to operate the store so he can focus all of his energy on the issues Grant County residents will be voting for. While this business model may seem unique, Burke says he has worked in a store with a similar ...

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  11. Prospectors Legislative Communication Forum held Dec. 2, part 2Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Grant County Beat

    ... abuse rehabilitation. We see the problem in the work force, in the schools and in the community." He noted that Grant County has implemented a 3/8 gross receipts tax increment, but would still run short in paying for it's priorities. "We are doing ...

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  12. Boutique Air Chosen by USDOT to provide essential air service to Grant CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Grant County Beat

    ... to twin engine aircraft.3 Additionally, by letter dated October 7, 2014, Mr. Brett Kasten, Chairman of the Grant County Commissioners, recommended the selection of Boutique. In that letter, Mr. Kasten stated "we believe that Boutique Air will ...

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  13. Community calendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Silver City Sun-News

    Silver City Grant County Chamber of Commerce: Meets at 11:45 a.m. Thursday at Red Barn Family Steak House, 708 Silver Heights Blvd. Speakers will be Amy Miller, director of community, Environmental and Local Government Affairs for PNM, and Dr. Kathie Gilbert, emeritus vice president for academic affairs at Western New Mexico University. RSVP if you wish to attend and have lunch.

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  14. Community noticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... RSVP or for information, call Debra Melcher, 575 202-6366. VOLUNTEER BELL RINGERS NEEDED >> The Silver City Grant County Chamber of Commerce has volunteered to help ring Christmas Bells for The Salvation Army on Dec. 18 in front of Walmart. Chamber ...

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  15. Vicki's Eatery opening for Italian two nights a week in downtown Silver CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... Greg Bond, owners of Vicki's Eatery in downtown Silver City, are doing something new with their restaurant. For Grant County residents hungry for Italian food, the couple are also bringing a welcome change. Marlar and Bond are converting Vicki's, ...

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  16. Prospectors Legislative Communication Forum held Dec. 2, part 1Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Grant County Beat

    ... Representative-elect John Zimmerman spoke: "I am humbled and honored to be here. I look forward to serving Grant County, Sierra County and DoA a Ana County. I have family here, with my daughter here in Silver City, and my son's wife is from Bayard." ...

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  17. Two people charged in the case of the stolen ATM machine drug through the streets of Silver CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... inside. Aleckson's bond is set at $32,000. Cruz's bond is set for $30,000. Both were booked and taken to the Grant County Detention Center. They are both still in jail. OTHELLO, Wash. (AP) - A Washington state teacher acknowledged ordering an ...

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  18. Grant County Prospectors hold legislative forum at Western New Mexico UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Silver City Sun-News

    SILVER CITY >> The Grant County Prospectors held a forum at Western New Mexico University on Tuesday to give the area's state legislators feedback on capital outlay for the upcoming legislative session. State Sen. Howie Morales, D-Silver City, newly elected Rep. John Zimmerman, R-Las Cruces, and Rep. Dianne Hamilton, R-Silver City, were all in attendance to listen to requests during the daylong session.

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  19. U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program this weekend at Grant ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Silver City Sun-News

    Elena Orosco, 4, visits with Santa Claus at Millie's Bake House Sunday for the Toys for Tots program. Another opportunity to give a new, unwrapped toy in exchange for a free or discounted photo with Santa will take place this weekend at the Grant County Business and Conference Center.

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  20. 100 HikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Desert Exposure

    To wind up the 2014 hiking articles, I was lucky enough to hike with Adrienne Booth, a vivacious woman who is involved with many organizations in Silver City including: Grant County Trails Group, Tamal Fiesta y Mas, SWNM Green Chamber of Commerce, and the Grant County branch of AAUW-Expanding Your Horizons. I felt an immediate connection with her since we both grew up in urban areas and at early ages found connections to the outdoors.

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