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High school sports highlights on NM Gameday: 2-8-19  KOB

The Manzano High School boy's basketball team joined Brandon Ortega for New Mexico Gameday.



Former APS teacher launches 'Open Book Podcast'  KRQE News 13

New Mexico's largest school district says it wants to be an open book.



Evacuation lifted at Manzano High School after a possible gas leak  KRQE News 13

Students at Manzano High School are returning to class after they were evacuated due to reports of a possible gas leak.



Manzano High students resume class after smoke, fire cause evacuation  KRQE News 13

Students have resumed class after Manzano High School was evacuated following reports of fire or smoke on campus.



Manzano High School debuts new gym  KOB

For the first time in 58 years, Manzano High School has a new gym and the Monarch Youth Basketball Camp was the first to use the new facility.



Chad Adcox steps down from Manzano High football  KRQE News 13

Chad Adcox is leaving his head coaching job at Manzano High School on top of the football world in New Mexico. His best year was his last when he led the ...



Prep notes: Manzano names interim coach; Academy, Valencia have changes  Albuquerque Journal

This story is amended from a previous version to correct the name of Valencia's new coach.) Manzano High School wasted no time in finding its new head ...



Manzano HS the latest to open multi-million dollar Title IX facility  KRQE News 13

A lot of Albuquerque teens are heading back to school this year to find brand new gym facilities. It's part of a push to make some of the district's older schools ...



Manzano Monarchs hope for a repeat of history  KOB

The Manzano High School football team hopes to repeat history.



Adcox leaves as coach of 6A football champ Manzano  Albuquerque Journal

Five months after winning the school's first state football championship, Manzano HIgh School finds itself without a head coach. In a stunning development, ...



Prep football: Martinez will lead the defending 6A champions this season  Albuquerque Journal

Few people are offered the type of expansive job interview that Phillip Martinez has been afforded. In May, Manzano High School promoted Martinez to coach ...



Winter weather prompts East Mountain schools closure  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Monday classes are cancelled for East Mountain schools after yet another round of winter weather Sunday. Albuquerque Public ...



New high school gym to adhere to Title IX requirements  KOB

It's an emotion sight for some and an exciting one for others.



Evacuation lifted at Manzano  KOAT New Mexico

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Manzano High School alumnus sentenced on stage for DWI  Albuquerque Journal

Manzano High School's Performing Arts Center was transformed into an actual courtroom for a couple of hours Wednesday as part of the Courts to School ...



La Cueva Sweeps Manzano on Saturday in baseball and softball  KRQE News 13

Manzano high school hosted 2 double headers on Saturday, as both the baseball and softball team hosted La Cueva. On the baseball side, Manzano ace and ...



Jury reaches verdict for teen accused of killing Manzano High School student  KRQE News 13

The jury has reached a verdict for the third suspect accused in the 2015 shooting death of a Manzano High School student.



Trial begins for teen accused of killing Manzano High student  KRQE News 13

A jury trial is underway for the third suspect accused in the 2015 shooting death of a Manzano High School student.



Manzano’s Parker hopes for easy decision after draft  Albuquerque Journal

Another June, another Major League draft, another New Mexico southpaw under the glass. This year's draft begins Monday, and Manzano High School's ...



Boys prep basketball: Romero leads turnaround at Manzano  Albuquerque Journal

Seven and a half times more.That is how much the Manzano High School boys basketball t ...



Trial to begin for teen accused of killing Manzano High School student  KRQE News 13

Opening statements are scheduled for Tuesday in the Jaydon Chavez-Silver murder case.



Here’s how APS Metro brackets look for Rio Rancho’s four teams  Albuquerque Journal

The 11th annual Albuquerque Metro Championships have had the boys' and girls' brackets seeded for the tournaments, held in various APS high school gyms ...



PICTURES: Manzano wins first ever state football championship  KOB 4

The Manzano High School Monarchs won their first state football championship Saturday when they defeated La Cueva 14-7, completing a Class 6A playoff run ...



Schools, government offices close in wake of storm  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Another storm that dumped about a foot of snow in some areas has closed APS East Mountain schools Monday and put Manzano ...



Spirit Stick Playoffs Week 1  KRQE News 13

It's the first week of the Spirit Stick Playoffs! Who will be this week's winner: Rio Rancho High School, Manzano High School, Valencia High School, or Belen ...



Male prep athlete of 2017-18: Manzano’s Byrd dazzled on gridiron, track  Albuquerque Journal

By all rights, he should have been a Knight. He found his royal calling at Manzano instead. In person, Jordan Byrd in Monarchs purple was a graceful vision, ...



Police ID burglary suspect killed by Albuquerque homeowner  KRQE News 13

Police have identified a suspected burglar shot and killed earlier this month by an Albuquerque homeowner.



Hundreds of New Mexico teachers quitting mid-year  KRQE News 13

ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) - Some are calling it a crisis: teachers at the end of their rope, quitting in the middle of the year. In many cases, their students are ...



East Mountain, Santa Fe schools close as winter storm dumps across high plains  Albuquerque Journal

An early season winter storm has dumped snow on much of New Mexico, closing schools and making driving hazardous. Many schools from Santa Fe north ...



APS cancels socialist candidate’s talk at Manzano High  Albuquerque Journal

The only socialist candidate for president appearing on the ballot in New Mexico, Gloria La Riva of the Party for Socialism and Liberation, says fear of her party's ...



Prep football: Manzano may have its best team in years  Albuquerque Journal

It's really quite simple. This might be the best Manzano High School football team in two decades. Maybe ever. After getting within a game of the Class 6A state ...



Pre-trial detention hearing for shooting suspect delayed until Friday  KOB

Brittany Costello November 26, 2018 05:34 PM. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Matthew Delena, the man arrested for multiple shootings in Albuquerque, will have to ...



Albuquerque church scrambling after thieves steal back-to-school donations  KRQE News 13

Members at Messiah Lutheran Church say they spent months planning this so-called "swap meet." They say their efforts were ruined in an instant after criminals ...



Manzano names Romero boys basketball coach  Albuquerque Journal

In a way, this new job for Dominick Romero was sort of inevitable. He's been working his way from south to north most of his coaching career — and on…



No. 4 Las Cruces crushes No. 1 Manzano in season opener  Las Cruces Sun-News

There were some questions about Las Cruces High going into the season after losing a number of key players from last year.



Another guilty plea in killing of Manzano High student  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A second person pleaded guilty Thursday in the drive-by shooting that left Jaydon Chavez-Silver, a popular Manzano High School ...



Full look at the Holocaust  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Teachers seminar wraps up fifth year in NM.



Q&A: Treasurer candidate Tim Eichenberg  Albuquerque Journal

NAME: Tim Eichenberg POLITICAL PARTY: Democratic OCCUPATION: New Mexico State Treasurer CITY OF RESIDENCE: Albuquerque RELEVANT ...



Selfless Seniors improve their communities  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The APS Education Foundation has announced its 2019 Selfless Seniors, who will be honored during a banquet and with a special ...



Erickson quite valuable for Manzano  Albuquerque Journal

Among the things that Chad Adcox, Manzano High School's football coach, can give thanks for this year, having Andrew Erickson on his sideline is near the top ...



Remembering the life and death of an American soldier 50 years later  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A simple, moving obituary recalls the sacrifice an ABQ man made 50 years ago.



Boys track and field: Byrd ties record, wins 4th 100 title  Albuquerque Journal

Nothing was going to stop Jordan Byrd on Saturday. Manzano High School's senior sprinter finally caught the record he'd been chasing for four years.



Virginia school threat rumor mistakenly spread to Albuquerque  KOB 4

Joy Wang January 08, 2018 05:12 PM. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Social media has a way of spreading information quickly, but not everything you read online is ...



Manzano student identified as person killed in I-40 crash  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The person killed in a fiery crash that closed I-40 Friday morning is Manzano High School junior Riley Hein, school officials confirmed ...



‘We must feel safe’: ABQ students join DC march  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Nob Hill group pays travel expenses for 4 high school pupils.



Albuquerque trainer creates program to prevent concussions in young athletes  KRQE News 13

With the first day of school about a month away for most students, one Albuquerque trainer says it's important to make sure young athletes are prepared for the ...



New suspect charged in drive-by killing of Manzano student  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Albuquerque police have finished a 14-month-old investigation into a drive-by shooting that left a high school student dead by ...



Vigil held for Manzano High teen killed in possible drive-by shooting  KOAT Albuquerque

Jaydon Chavez-Silver, 17, was shot and killed inside a northeast Albuquerque home in what police call a random shooting.



Killing of Manzano student results in 12-year sentence  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A 21-year-old man was sentenced Wednesday to 12 years in prison for his involvement in the June 2015 drive-by shooting that left a ...



Job shadowing program offers kids life lessons  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Learning how to write a résumé, apply for a job, dress for success, sit through an interview and deliver a strong handshake are all ...



Manzano athlete Byrd’s profile soars after combine  Albuquerque Journal

It's shopping season, and Jordan Byrd, like so many high school football players, is taking on a dual role: merchandise and consumer. It was about this time last ...



Manzano’s Adcox, La Cueva’s Back climb the ladder of success  Albuquerque Journal

Chad Adcox, a former triple-option quarterback, was living in northern Utah, trying to map a path that would bring him some peace of mind. He had wanted to ...



NM Highlands hoops team adds ABQ High, West Mesa players  Albuquerque Journal

The University of New Mexico Highlands men's basketball program continues to add quality in-state talent to its 2018-19 roster as the Cowboys signed a pair of ...



Alleged affair leads to NE ABQ shooting, suicide  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Manzano High assistant principal is in critical condition.



March, sports, scholarships mark MLK holiday  Albuquerque Journal

After 28 years, the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Multicultural Council is taking a one-year hiatus from its annual MLK celebration and scholarships program to give ...



Manzano teacher wins national award  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Manzano High School language teacher wins national award.



Rocky Long, UNM's winningest coach, back in town to face Lobos  Santa Fe New Mexican

Just when it can't seem to get any worse for the University of New Mexico football team, along comes the most beloved coach in school history to kick the dog ...



State Court of Appeals  Albuquerque Journal

APPEALS COURT POSITION ONE. French. NAME: Stephen G. French. POLITICAL PARTY: Republican; OCCUPATION: New Mexico Court of Appeals Judge ...



Accused killer of Manzano High student arraigned  KRQE News 13

Jaydon Chavez-Silver's accused killer was arraigned on Friday.



Hundreds converge on Civic Plaza calling for reunification of separated migrant families  KOB

Hundreds of protesters gathered in Civic Plaza Saturday morning, joining millions of others across the country in decrying polarizing federal immigration ...



Tribute to a teacher: Concert honors Southwest’s ‘dean of jazz guitar’  Albuquerque Journal

Michael Anthony is considered by many to be the dean of jazz guitar in the Southwest.F ...



Man's stolen guitars, banjos found via serial numbers  KRQE News 13

A man has reunited with almost all of his stolen guitars and banjos after his home was broken into last month. APD says he got the items back so quickly ...



Trio plead not guilty in drive-by shooting of Manzano High student  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Three youths charged with murder in the fatal drive-by shooting of Manzano High School athlete Jaydon Chavez-Silver at a party in ...



House District 21 (D) – Debbie Sariñana  Albuquerque Journal

OCCUPATION: Math teacher, Manzano High School.



Arizona football recruiting: 3-star speedster Jordan Byrd offered by Wildcats  Arizona Desert Swarm

The New Mexico prospect is looking to visit Tucson at the end of April.



Female prep athlete of 2017-18: Mayoral finds the keys to staying on top  Albuquerque Journal

For Amanda Mayoral, the trick, in hindsight, was that she made it appear to be such a leisurely ende ...



Three accused in teen's death appear in court  KOAT Albuquerque

The three people accused of killing a Manzano High School senior in a drive-by shooting earlier this year appeared in court Friday.



Homework Diner expanding to more schools within APS  KRQE News 13

In just under two months, more local families will have the chance to partner with their child's teachers over a home-cooked meal.



Suspect takes plea deal in connection to Albuquerque teen's murder  KRQE News 13

The District Attorney said Tuesday that 16-year-old Nicholas Gonzales-Villasenor has pleaded guilty to charges in connection to the murder of Manzano High ...



The Veggie Burgers of ABQ  Weekly Alibi

The spectrum of what qualifies as a veggie burger is wider than the spectrum of made-from-cows burgers, so there's a bigger culinary landscape to explore for ...



Realizing dream of ‘a better life’  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — 21-year-old first in family to graduate from high school.



Ex-Hoover principal named in whistleblower lawsuit  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — An assistant principal at Manzano High School, Jim Chacho, has been named as a defendant in a whistleblower lawsuit stemming ...



Teen takes plea deal in beer pong murder case  KRQE News 13

The teenager accused of killing Manzano High School student, Jaydon Chavez-Silver took a plea deal Wednesday in another murder case.



Lawsuit: Ex-principal sometimes showed up to work looking drunk—when he did at all  New Mexico Political Report

A lawsuit accuses Albuquerque Public Schools of retaliation after an employee reported that a former principal was working while appearing intoxicated, rarely ...



All APS Schools on 2-hour delay; East Mountain schools closed  Albuquerque Journal

Submit your picture to our gallery below. Another round of snow moving into the area has closed school for APS East Mountain schools as well as To'hajiilee ...



Chavez-Silver killer gets life in prison  Albuquerque Journal

Nearly two months after a jury found him guilty of first-degree murder, Esias Madrid was sentenced Thursday to life in prison in the June 2015 death of Manzano ...



Music Interview: Sketches of Burque  Weekly Alibi

Ryan Montaño chats with Weekly Alibi about his new record.



Suspect found guilty in fatal drive-by shooting  KOB 4

KOB.com Web Staff October 03, 2017 05:26 PM. ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – A jury has decided the fate of an Albuquerque man accused of murdering Manzano ...



Accomplice in deadly drive-by gets 1-year sentence  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — One of three people accused in a drive-by shooting that left popular Manzano High School athlete Jaydon Chavez-Silver dead was ...



Drive-by passengers testify in murder trial  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Jurors in the murder trial for Esias Madrid heard testimony Wednesday from three people who prosecutors say were in the car with him ...



Man sues city, Albuquerque detective for false arrest, malicious prosecution  KRQE News 13

One of the suspects once charged with the murder of a Manzano High School student is now suing the city and an Albuquerque Police Department detective for ...



2017 Spirit Stick Championship  KRQE News 13

The 2017 Spirit Stick Championship is here! Who will it be? Cast your vote for this year's champion: Manzano High School, La Cueva High School, Artesia High ...



Prosecutors call up first witnesses in Esias Madrid murder trial  KRQE News 13

The star witness took the stand Wednesday in the trial of Esias Madrid, accused of murdering Manzano High School student Jaydon Chavez-Silver.



The buzz on barbering  Albuquerque Journal

Barber Manuel Rascon, owner of Old School New Styles Barber Shops, sees a variety of clients daily. (Courtesy of Irene Leaton). ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. ...



Men accused of killing Albuquerque teen make court appearance  KRQE News 13

Two of three men accused of killing a Manzano High School student appeared in court Thursday.



Food Interview: Pura Vida Comida Rolls Into ABQ  Weekly Alibi

We chat with Tito and Erin Valdez about the need for a vegan food truck.



‘Welcome Holm,’ Holly  Albuquerque Journal

to celebrate hometown hero Holly Holm, the Duke City native who took down Ronda Rousey in November to claim the UFC Women's Bantamweight ...



Fire at home kills Albuquerque teenager  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — In the hours after a fire destroyed the second-story bedroom of a Southeast Albuquerque home, extended family parked their cars in a ...



UNM pharmacy students declare October 20 Community Outreach Day  HSC Newsbeat

More than 200 UNM College of Pharmacy (COP) students will be at 35 sites in 10 communities across New Mexico Friday, October 20, to provide immunizations ...



Research challenge draws top students  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Senior Division Grand Award winners advancing to compete at the 2015 Intel International Science & Engineering Fair in Pittsburgh, ...



Jaydon Chavez Silver Case  KOAT Albuquerque

The NM District Attorney announced that she is dropping murder charges against two men accused in the murder of Jaydon Chavez Silver.



Parents of slain teen suing 911 dispatcher  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The parents of an Albuquerque teen killed in a drive-by shooting have filed a lawsuit against a dispatcher who hung up on a 911 caller ...



Manzano HS football team plans tributes in honor of late teammate  KOAT Albuquerque

The players and coaches on the Manzano High School football team planned a special tribute this season in honor of their teammate, Jaydon Chavez-Silver.



Boys track and field: Byrd, Morris three-peat; Cleveland rallies in 6A  Albuquerque Journal

Jordan Byrd didn't get everything he wanted at the Class 4A-6A boys state high school state track me ...



New Mexico reduces lottery scholarships  KRQE News 13

This is not what students and parents wanted to hear. They'll need to start coming up with a plan to come up with thousands of dollars to pay for tuition, and it ...



Trial for last suspect in fatal 2015 drive-by shooting starts Tuesday  KOB 4

The trial for the final suspect in the 2015 murder of a Manzano High School student begins on Tuesday.



Dunnell takes over Belen boys hoops program | Sports | news-bulletin.com  Valencia County News Bulletin

BELEN — The Belen boys basketball team enters a new era this summer with the hiring of new head coach Andrew Dunnell.



Teen gathering turns deadly  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Police seek shooter of Manzano High student.



Murderer Dies in Prison  KOAT Albuquerque

It was a case that shocked and terrified New Mexicans, a UNM student was abducted, sexually assaulted, then murdered.



Firefighter dismissed after 911 hang-up loses new job, sues County Commission  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — A city firefighter who resigned after hanging up on a 911 caller attempting to save a wounded friend has filed a lawsuit alleging he was ...



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