Upcoming Events

  1. Cliff-Gila Grant County Fair

    September 20 - September 24
  2. 13th Annual Gila River Festival

    September 21 @ 12:00 am - September 24 @ 12:00 am
  3. WNMU Homecoming 2017

    September 21 - September 23
  4. Rural Bookmobile West September Schedule

    September 21 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
  5. Rural Bookmobile West Visits

    September 21 @ 9:45 am - 2:30 pm

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Latest From Silver City

August 22, 2017: Local Headlines

Here’s a look at today’s headlines:   The Village of Columbus donated an ambulance and some firefighting equipment to Palomas, Mexico last Friday. During an informal gathering that brought officials and residents of both communities together, Columbus Fire Chief Andres Ramos and Mayor Philip Skinner handed over the keys and title to of the 2003 Ford F-350 to the [...]

August 21, 2017: Local Headlines

    Here’s a look at today’s headlines:   The New Mexico Department of Health (NMDOH) reports the death of a 61-year-old San Juan County man from West Nile virus (WNV). His death is the state’s first known West Nile virus death of 2017.  In addition, four Bernalillo County residents have tested positive for West Nile virus and have [...]

August 18, 2017: Local Headlines

Here’s a look at today’s headlines:   The Gila National Forest has partnered with OnCell to launch a mobile app that will allow visitors to take a self-guided tour of the natural and heritage sites within the forest using their personal mobile devices. The app also serves as a communication tool and allows the forest staff to deliver the [...]

August 17, 2017: Local Headlines

Here’s a look at today’s headlines: During a meeting on Tuesday of the Silver Consolidated School District, information was presented by Silver High School Operational Principal Victor Oaxaca, regarding the current status and needed improvements of Silver High School. Some of the possible projects would address property drainage issues, new flooring and renovated bathrooms, improved lighting through the school, [...]

August 16, 2017: Local Headlines

    Here’s a look at today’s headlines: The Reserve Ranger District, Gila National Forest wants to inform the public that the Willow Creek Campground is currently recommended tent camping only.  Due to flooding last winter, the internal loop providing trailer turnaround inside Willow Creek Campground was washed out leaving nowhere to turn a trailer around. The Southwest portion [...]

August 15, 2017: Local Headlines

  Here’s a look at todays headlines:   The Early Childhood Education Program at Western New Mexico University, has earned an additional recognition from the National Association for the Education of Young Children. WNMU is already accredited in offering associate and bachelor degrees by the Higher Learning Commission. Shannon Rivera, Early Childhood Programs Executive, stated “That this new accreditation [...]

August 14, 2017: Local Headlines

Here’s a look at today’s headlines:   The Clay Festival Farm to Table Fundraiser that was held on July 22 at The Volunteer Center of Grant County, has been deemed a complete success. The sold out event featured locally grown food from Silver City Farmer's Market vendors and was prepared by local chefs. Youths in the Community Youth Building [...]

Girl Scout Recruitment!

It is that time of year--Time to get active in fun after school activities such as Girl Scouts.  Included herein is a list of recruitment dates. To sign up for Girl Scouts attend any of these recruitment dates or call Annette at 538-2481.

August 11, 2017: Local Headlines

Here’s a look at today’s headlines: Agents with the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms & Explosives on Thursday, August 4th, filed federal criminal charges against 23-year-old Gordon Schuler of Rio Rancho, New Mexico.  According to a press release distributed by the Office of the United States Attorney, Schuler has been charged in connection with the fire that severely [...]

August 9, 2017: Local Headlines

Here’s a look at today’s news: Hidalgo Medical Services (HMS) and Genoa, a QoL Healthcare Company, will open a new pharmacy at the HMS Lordsburg Clinic on Monday, August 14th. On Tuesday, August 29, public officials, community leaders, HMS Board of Directors members, and the public are invited to gather to celebrate the pharmacy’s grand opening and ribbon cutting [...]