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Manzano High School Mini Monarch Soccer Camp at Manzano High School, Albuquerque  Weekly Alibi

Players in grades K through 8 work with the Manzano High School Girls' Soccer Team and Coaches to develop skills, techniques, tactics and to share their love ...

David Glenn Tyndall  Shawnee News Star

David Glenn Tyndall, 68, passed away on July 29, 2019 in Oklahoma City after a long and courageous battle with cancer. David was born on January 27, 1951 ...

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.

UNM Truman Health Services provide students, parents with STD and HIV education, screenings  New Mexico Living Local

UNM Truman Health Services uses the latest in research and developments in medicine to enhance the lives of New Mexicans living with HIV. They treat their ...

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 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 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.

Former Manzano hoops star T.J. Holyfield will transfer to Texas Tech  Albuquerque Journal

T.J. Holyfield will play for the Texas Tech Red Raiders.

Manzano Monarchs hope for a repeat of history  KOB

The Manzano High School football team hopes to repeat history.

APS’ Selfless Seniors 2019 to be honored  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The APS Foundation's Selfless Seniors program — now in its 11th year — aims to shine a spotlight on students who have worked to ...

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 ...

The top high school football players in New Mexico  Las Cruces Sun-News

Ranking the top 5 offensive and defensive players in New Mexico prep football.

Manzano grad saves young child in Colorado house fire  KRQE News 13

A Manzano High School grad is being called a hero. Now a Colorado firefighter, he was off-duty when he ran into a burning building with no gear to save a child.

Manzano High School Football Team Honors Jaydon Chavez-Silver  KOAT Albuquerque

It was a big weekend for the future of television and movies in New Mexico. Over the last couple of days, hundreds of people packed the Hyatt Regency in ...

Lady Hawks Field Most Girls Basketball All-Stars  Rio Grande Sun

The Dulce High School Lady Hawks were out in full force on the basketball court this past weekend at the New Mexico High School Coaches Association's ...

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 ...

Albuquerque native helps create first-ever image of black hole  KRQE News 13

It took a whole team of scientists to create the first-ever image of a black hole, and an Albuquerque native was the lead developer of the software that made it ...

Winning high school percussionist to perform in concert  Albuquerque Journal

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — The Albuquerque Concert Band will be performing a free show at the Eldorado High School Performing Arts Center this Sunday from 3 to ...

Santa Fe High beats Albuquerque Manzano, hits historic 20-win mark  Santa Fe New Mexican

It was the first time in 39 years Santa Fe Highreached the 20-win barrier and just the third time in that time it will be the top seed for the.

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 notes: Manzano senior to wrestle for Colorado Mesa women’s team  Albuquerque Journal

Jennesis Martinez was no different from hundreds of other athletes who wanted to compete in college. ...

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 ...

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

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 left with long-term substitutes.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 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 ...

UNM opens school-based health clinic at Manzano High School  KRQE News 13

Students at Manzano High School don't have to go far when it comes to health care.

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

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — The 11th annual Albuquerque Metro Championships have had the boys' and girls' brackets seeded for the tournaments, held in various ...

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, ...

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 ...

School-Based Health Centers, Explained  KUNM

Students in New Mexico often have more than just homework to deal with. Sometimes they're fighting depression or they don't have enough to eat at home.

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 ...

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 ...

APS students push for decision on NRA  Albuquerque Journal

Copyright © 2019 Albuquerque Journal. It's been 332 days since Albuquerque Public Schools deferred a decision on whether to accept funding from the ...

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…

Former APS teacher launches ‘Open Book Podcast’  KRQE News 13

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

Manzano teacher wins national award  Albuquerque Journal

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

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

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 ...

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 ...

Sundevil Senior Shines in Final Appearance | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

It was the same thing, just a different day and different jersey for Española Valley High School's Ryan Trujillo. The Sundevil senior did exactly what fans in the ...

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 ...

Deming High student athletic trainers placed 3rd at state competition in Albuquerque, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming High student athletic trainers took a giant leap at the State Athletic Training Challenge, hurdling from fifth place a year ago to third place on ...

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 ...

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.

School Administrator Shot: Accused of Having an Affair  KOAT Albuquerque

A man commits suicide after shooting a Manzano High School Assistant Principal.

Shooting victim struggles to cope with blindness  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Purported drug deal was intended execution, police say.

New Mexico Living Local Crew  New Mexico Living Local

Chad Brummett is a native New Mexican who has worked in film, television and theater for more than 20 years. He received his BA in Theater from the University ...

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.

Early childhood education largely parents’ responsibility  Albuquerque Journal

Albuquerque residentWhy are parents/families never mentioned or held accountable for t ...

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 ...

Q&A: Treasurer candidate Tim Eichenberg  Albuquerque Journal

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

5 large APS high schools make dropout list  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Manzano, others implement programs to battle problem.

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 ...

A deadly dose claims woman’s life  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — CeCe Frost's death from fentanyl linked to illicit counterfeit painkiller.

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 ...

Charter school moratorium advances in House | Education  Santa Fe New Mexican

The House Education Committee voted 10-3 for a bill that would place a moratorium on new charter schools from June 14 of this year until Jan. 1, 2022.

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 ...

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.

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.

APS Class of 2019 Graduation Schedule  KRQE News 13

Graduation ceremonies for most Albuquerque Public Schools students are set for the week of May 13.

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Deming High student athletic trainers prepare for state-level competition in Albuquerque  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Keeping Deming High athletes on the playing fields and courts is a big part of the success story for Wildcat and Lady 'Cat athletics. A foursome of ...

Parents campaign to make semi-trailer trucks safer  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Underride guards would prevent some accidents, but trucking groups oppose it.

Much at stake in APS bond election  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Recent controversy fuels early voting across the city.

Athletes carry torch for senior games  Albuquerque Journal

Copyright © 2019 Albuquerque Journal. For Colleen Burns, this is only the beginning. The 69-year-old Albuquerque native carried the torch Saturday evening ...

Full look at the Holocaust  Albuquerque Journal

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

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.

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 ...

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 ...

Lenny Fresquez celebrates 25th year of promoting fights  Albuquerque Journal

ISLETA PUEBLO — Lenny Fresquez's first-ever combat-sports promotion took place on Aug. 3, 1994 — a Wednesday. Why Wednesday? "I didn't know any ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

‘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.

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 ...

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 ...

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.

Accused killer of Manzano High student arraigned  KRQE News 13

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

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 ...

Peñasco girls basketball coach Gilbert Mascareñas honored by peers  taosnews

Peñasco Lady Panthers basketball head coach Gilbert Mascareñas celebrates a play on the court with his players on the sidelines of The Pit during the ...

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 ...

Music Interview: Sketches of Burque  Weekly Alibi

Ryan Montaño chats with Weekly Alibi about his new record.

Realizing dream of ‘a better life’  Albuquerque Journal

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

DA drops charges against two in Chavez-Silver murder  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Defense attorneys heaped scorn on the Albuquerque Police Department investigation that led to their clients, Donovan Maez and ...

Suit: APD detective ‘coerced’ witnesses to ID suspect  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Plaintiff spent almost 10 months in jail in Manzano student's death before case was dismissed.

NM seniors named semifinalists  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — One hundred New Mexico high school seniors have been named semifinalists in the 2018 National Merit Scholarship Program, ...

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.

Motel gunfight: Former CNN anchor was in Albuquerque to see friends  KOAT Albuquerque

A former CNN anchor and her husband survived an armed robbery attempt-turned-gunfight Tuesday night, and friends of the couple say the offender messed ...

‘Historic’ snowstorm slams New Mexico  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Drivers advised to stay off roads as icy conditions are blamed for some 178 wrecks.

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.

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 ...

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