program offers mentoring opportunities plus social interaction, according to Dorela Chavez, coordinator.

Do not feel obliged to include cause of death. While acquaintances who first learn of a person’s death via an obituary may be curious about cause of death, loved ones of the deceased do no

Emmanuel Wilson, Good Samaritan Society-Grants director, praised staff members when the facility was honored with the HealthInsight New Mexico “Excellence in Care Coordination” award.


State of Affairs

Radicalism – it isn’t so easily defined as “terrorist attack.” No matter how you want to swing it, radicalism comes in many different forms.

is only part of the battle before going to the polls.

Regarding the State of

Affairs on the Second


Dear Editor;

There is a lot of misunderstanding about the Second Amendment,


DENVER, CO. - It was a battleground weekend, March 15 - 17, at the Rocky Mountain National Wrestling Tournament hosted by Rocky Mountain National Events.

The Grants High School boys’ baseball team went 3-1 over the weekend and are currently 6-5 for the season as the it gains momentum.

The Pirate boys’ and girls’ track teams were busy this past weekend with a meet at Belen High School where both teams earned fifth place.


Recycle Cibola, a group of community volunteers, has expanded its outreach activities to inform residents about the countywide recycling program.

Nurses Glenna Losito and Maria Atencio, who wear many different hats, are vital to the success of Cibola General Hospital, but their work isn’t just limited to the hospital.


Tuesday Grants/Milan Rotary Club Meeting 12 p.m. at El Cafecito Restaurant, 820 E Santa Fe Ave., Grants.


Funeral services for Father Emeric W. Nordmeyer will be conducted at Holy Family Church (562 Atrisco SW, Alb.) on Thursday morning, March 21, 2019 with reception of the body at 9:30 a.m.

Chris L. Smith passed away peacefully on Feb. 23, 2019. Chris was raised in Grants, N.M. and graduated Grants High in 1976. A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Sat.

Funeral mass, officiated by Father John Paul Sauter, will be held for Helen P. Maldonado at 11 a.m. at St. Teresa of Avila Church in Grants, NM on Friday, March 15. Visitation will be at 10 a.m.

Cibola Citizen

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Grants, NM 87020

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Grants, NM 87020