News

Every American citizen who is old enough, remembers where they were on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, when the nation witnessed the twin towers of the World Trade Center crumbling into ash.

At the close of the most recent Grants City Council meeting, Mayor Martin “Modey” Hicks asked Grants Fire and Rescue Chief Robert Hays to go to the 20 acre former greenhouse near the golf course an

In the early morning of Sept.1, New Mexico State Police officers were sent to investigate a body found near the mission in San Rafael.

Opinion

With little more than two months to the general election it’s time for the voter to get serious. Serious because the outcome of this election for Cibola County can have some huge ramifications.

The Public Education Commission is not something most New Mexicans know about, but the work it does directly influences the students in the county and state.

The amusement factor finally won out over what seemed as controlled, sort of, chaos. It was moving day for the Cibola Citizen.

Sports

There’s nothing like winning at home, right? Well, hold my Sprite and let me tell you that winning at home can only be topped when “home field” is actually the opponent’s home field.

With little more than two months to the general election it’s time for the voter to get serious. Serious because the outcome of this election for Cibola County can have some huge ramifications.

With storm clouds and lightning in the background the victorious Pirates proudly raised the Route 66 trophy high in the air as they celebrated being the Route 66 champs for another year.

Lifestyle

SWAT Agent Arnold Noriega of the Milan Police Department has been helping to keep the crime down, saying that Chief of Police Pat Slazar drew him here.

Zechariah Gurule, 12, spends his after-school hours volunteering at the Grants Animal Care Center.

Federal agencies that manage popular caves on public lands in New Mexico are taking disease prevention precautions and restricting entry to some sites to help prevent spreading the fungus that caus

Obituaries

A Rosary for Pablito A. Valdez, 30, of San Rafael, N.M., will be held on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at 9:30 a.m. at the San Rafael Catholic Mission, followed by a Funeral Mass at 10 a.m.

A memorial service for Alicia Corina Vigil will be held on Sept. 22, 2018, at San Rafael Church. The rosary starts at 9:30 a.m. and the service follows at 10 a.m.

A memorial service for Aundia (Abby) Chavez Ricker will be held at 11 a.m. on Sept. 8, 2018, at Immanuel Baptist Church, 518 Valencia St., in Milan, N.M. Pastor Garland Moore will officiate.

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