27 Articles in Cibola News
Trump to visit Texas-Mexico border, follows Republican primary map

Trump, who picked up an endorsement from Abbott during a border trip in November, will share the spotlight with Biden who is scheduled for a border visit 300 miles away in Brownsville.


Published: 2024-02-29T17:42:00

See photos, videos of massive wildfires in Texas panhandle

The wildfires have claimed about nearly one million acres and continue to burn. Texans in the panhandle capture video, photos of the natural disaster.


Published: 2024-02-29T09:10:00

Cebola Citizen

by: Press Release

Yellowstone Actor Forrie J. Smith Inspires Navajo Technical University Rodeo Team

Crownpoint, NM, February 2, 2024 - Navajo Technical University's (NTU) Rodeo Team hosted Forrie J. Smith, a renowned actor from the TV series 'Yellowstone,' to speak to them about rodeo riding. Forrie shared his experiences with the riders, offering...


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: Nmdot

Traffic Report for February 26 – March 8, 2024

NMDOT asks all motorists to obey all traffic signs, use caution, and watch for heavy equipment and construction personnel in all work zones. PLEASE NOTE: Conditions are subject to change without notice. Double fines for speeding in work zones in effect


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: News Staff

Sharon Margaret Jaramillo

Sharon Margaret Jaramillo, 66 a resident of Grants, NM sadly left us on February 22, 2024, after her battle with cancer.Sharon was born in Las Vegas, NM, then…


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: News Staff

Rocky Keith Colburn

Rocky Keith Colburn, of Grants, NM age 64 tragically passed away in his home on February 12, 2024.Rocky was born in Espanola, NM on September 2, 1959. His…


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: News Staff

Rebecca Barber

Rebecca Gail Barber (Becky), age 73, passed away at Colonial Gardens memory care facility in Fort Worth, Texas, on February 15, 2024. She had been plagued with…


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: News Staff

Pirates Poised for District Tournament

Franklin Romero, Sports Correspondent“We know the challenge of beating a team three times,” said GHS boys basketball head coach Landon Chavez. They will face off at home against the Belen Eagles for a third time in the district tournament.The Pirates are...


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: News Staff

Pet of the Week Meet Ham

This sweetheart is Ham. She is a 1-year-old, Spayed, Husky mix. She gets along with other dogs. She loves going for walks and meeting new people.GrantsAnimal Care Center 722 Sakelares Boulevard505-285-4012


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: Press Release

New Mexico United Announces Signing of Anthony Herbert 25-year-old Herbert spent first two seasons of pro career with FC Haka in Finnish First Division

ALBUQUERQUE, NM - New Mexico United is excited to announce the signing of defender Anthony Herbert ahead of the 2024 season, pending league and federation approval. Herbert, who plays as a center-back, has played 32 matches in Finland across two seasons


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: Press Release

New Mexico United Announces Departure of Chris Whelan Due to Recurring Injury

New Mexico United is devastated to share the news that all-time leading goal scorer Chris Wehan has reinjured his knee, bringing his time with United to a close. Wehan initially injured his knee during the 2023 season and had been working diligently on...


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: Diego Lopez For Nmeducation.org

New Mexico Legislature Appropriates $4.7 Billion to K-12 Education

The 30-day 2024 legislative session has come to an end, with legislators approving a $10.2 billion state budget for fiscal year 2025 that is now awaiting…


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: Kathryn Marmon, Reporter

Learning a New, Ancient Skill

The Cibola County Arts Council has regular weekend events that bring families and the community together.Friday, February 24, the event was Turkish Macrame’. Youth Art Camp Director and skilled craftsperson, Myriah Scarpati led the attending group in...


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: Press Release

Dana Flannery to lead New Mexico Medicaid

SANTA FE – On February 26, the New Mexico Human Services Department (HSD) announced the appointment of Dana Flannery as the new director for the New Mexico…


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: News Staff

Community Calendar

COMMUNITYALERT Road Closure, City of Grants: There will be a road closure of Iron Ave. from Warren to Santa Fe Ave., including the Iron/High St. intersection, starting on Monday, February 19th, 2024 for 2 to 3 weeks for utility work. Residents of Iron and...


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: News Staff

Community Announcement

March 2 Chamber of Commerce Awards Banquet Join the Grants Cibola County Chamber of Commerce as we celebrate the businesses and residents of Cibola County. We start at 6 p.m. on March 2 at the Cow Palace, 223 Betty Drive, Grants. This will be a great...


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: Press Release

Chuck-A-Skivvy Events at New Mexico Ice Wolves Home Games

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – On Feb. 22 the New Mexico Ice Wolves announced the return of fan favorite Chuck-A-Skivvy events during upcoming NA3HL and NAHL home games at Outpost Ice Arenas with all new packages of kids underwear going to Locker #505 Clothing Bank....


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: Diego Lopez, Reporter

Attorney General Sues Kroger, Albertsons for Fair Prices

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – New Mexico Attorney General Raúl Torrez, in collaboration with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and attorneys general from several states,…


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Cebola Citizen

by: Sponsored By Tom Fitzsimmons State Farm Insurance

Athlete of the Week

This week's Athletes of the Week are two wrestlers who placed at the New Mexico Activities Association (NMAA) state wrestling meet this past weekend. Larry Meador, a senior, placed 3rd in the 145lb. weight class. He defeated his opponent, Christian Maynes...


Published: 2024-02-28T00:00:00

Here's what NM's capital outlay is funding in your county, city

The annual capital outlay bill sees counties and municipalities receive funds for local infrastructure projects.


Published: 2024-02-27T00:00:00

NMSU President candidates will visit campus, take public questions

The public is invited to participate in five candidate forums starting Feb.26. Here's what you need to know.


Published: 2024-02-23T00:00:00

Alamogordo man who killed local cop faces new federal firearms charge

Dominic De La O, a 27-year-old man facing murder charges from a July 2023 shooting of APD Officer Anthony Ferguson can face a minimum of 10 years.


Published: 2024-02-23T00:00:00

Former NMSU Title IX coordinator settles retaliation lawsuit

A year has passed since Castille filed her complaint in Third District Court against the university. The case has now been settled amid scheduled court proceedings.


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Biden: 'Putin is responsible for Navalny's death'

President Joe Biden said he was "not surprised but outraged" by the death of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny.


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Altus Trophy awarded to Holloman Air Force Base, City of Alamogordo

Holloman Air Force Base and the City of Alamogordo have been awarded with the Altus Trophy after trying to achieve it after three years.


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Alamogordo fire officials install free smoke detectors in homes

After two mobile homes burn in the city, the Alamogordo Fire Department has begun implementing free smoke detectors and encouraging fire safety.


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Alamogordo Code Enforcement awarded by Safety Foundation

Alamogordo Code Enforcement has made changes to its safety protocol that caught recognition from the Code Enforcement Officer Safety Foundation.


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