|For those who never came home|
Art Mondragon and Karen Abeyta were among those involved with helping get a special seat installed in the recently remodeled home-side grandstand at the Herrera Complex stadium at West Las Vegas High School.
|Jail Log - Sunday's Optic, Dec. 16, 2018|
The following individuals were booked into the San Miguel County Detention Center between Dec. 5 and Dec. 12, 2018:
Tiffani Culbertson, Bench Warrant Failure To Appear /Failure To Pay.
Christina M. Padilla, Bench Warrant, Fta/Ftp.
|West addressing failing schools|
By Gwen Albers, Las Vegas Optic
Two West Las Vegas school sites, both of which received failing grades for performance in 2017-18 from the state, are working to turn things around.
During Thursday night’s school board meeting, Rio Gallinas Charter School Director Kirk Ludi said having a truancy coach has eliminated excessive absenteeism.
|Man poses as Walmart worker to steal TVs, piñatas|
The Associated Press
ALBUQUERQUE — The search is on for a man in Albuquerque that police say impersonated a Walmart employee to steal televisions and piñatas.
|Overcoming struggles not new to LCC student|
By Jesse Gallegos, Luna Community College
Ethan Tsao considers himself an underdog. And he should.
|Editorial cartoon, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018|
Editorial cartoon, Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018.
|I’m as excited as a child on Christmas morning|
In my day-to-day life, when I talk about someone who is so excited he can hardly stand it, I often say, “He is as excited as a child on Christmas morning.” Is there anything more exciting to a child than Christmas morning?