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GRANTS, N.M. – Almost every seat was taken during the Feb. 6 Coffee with the Managers at the Coyote del Malpais Golf Course.

CIBOLA COUNTY, N.M.

SANTA FE, N.M.

Opinion

Passionate Potpourri

Celebrating civil rights is an inherent part of American culture. Last month we honored Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and other leaders who were instrumental in changing social mores.

Misinformation and rumors have arisen locally surrounding the closure of the Escalante power plant in Prewitt, New Mexico.

GRANTS, N.M. – Election season is upon us, with states already holding primary elections. It’s fitting that Cibola County prepare to jump into the mix.

Sports

	GHS Adrian Ortega

Adrian Ortega, no. 33, forced his way to the limelight during the last game with the St. Pius X Sartans which the Pirates won in large part because of Ortega’s work, 60-52 Pirates.

Pirates defeat St. Pius X

GRANTS, N.M. – The Grants High School basketball team defeated St. Pius X this past week in their second matchup during district play.

Hawks get a win against Coyotes

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – The Laguna-Acoma High School Hawks ended their four-game skid against Cottonwood Classical Coyotes last Saturday afternoon by a final score of 81-49.

Lifestyle

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Ronald Acu–a, Athlete (22)

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Jennifer Beals, Actress (56)

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Jonah Hill, Actor (36)

The Save Our Western Way of Life dinner and dance

The Save Our Western Way of Life dinner and dance was held on Saturday Nov. 16 at the Cow Palace in Grants, New Mexico.

Antiques Roadshow to visit Santa Fe

SANTA FE, N.M. – In search of America’s hidden treasures for the series’ 25th season, ANTIQUES ROADSHOW visits Santa Fe, New Mexico on Tuesday, June 16 as part of its 2020 Production Tour.

Obituaries

Victoria Lynn Roundy born Nov. 2, 1987 passed away Feb. 6, 2020. Services will be held at Grants Potter’s House on 342 First Street in Grants starting at 11 a.m. on Feb. 2020.

Dorothy Nan Fife

Nan Fife was born in Bingham Canyon, Utah to Ruth Brinton Spencer and Lawrence Pomeroy Spencer.

Halford Whitacre Jr

Halford Whitacre Jr. went to be with our Lord on Wednesday, January 22, 2020.

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