More than just a tournament

ALBUQUERQUE – High school basketball tournaments are usually frenetic affairs – weekends filled with games and, hopefully, good competition. There’s one tournament in Albuquerque every Christmas break which adds to the overall madness, yet it’s […]


When students run the show

RUIDOSO – Imagine a class in which the students are in charge. That’s pretty much the situation with Destination Imagination, a class at White Mountain Elementary. Seven students in fourth and fifth grades are taking […]


RMS chess club gets competitive

The educational benefits of playing chess are well documented. Chess has been shown to increase focus, improve memory, boost reasoning and problem-solving skills, and develop creativity. In the fall of 2015, Galen Farrington proposed making […]


Toss No Mas a success

A group of pre-teen and early-teen girls at Ruidoso Middle School were able to give back to the community, Oct. 15, during the Toss No Mas Fall Cleanup around town. The RMS cheerleaders were among […]


Local talent in ballet

Performing music isn’t the only thing Ruidoso and Capitan students are known for. Every Christmas season, many of them dance as well. Performed in part by the Dali’ Ballet Company, the Spencer Theatre hosts the […]