Mar 21st, 2014

Participants look at how the city, county run

Junior Leadership, a program developed by the Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce, is composed of area high school students who are currently enrolled in their junior year of high school. Participants in this year’s program are students who attend Las Cruces, Mayfield, Centennial, Oñate and Arrowhead Park Early College high schools.

The purpose of the Junior Leadership Program is to show future community leaders what Doña Ana County has to offer and how they can help make changes or imple­ment their ideas to better the city.

In February, Junior Leadership participants had the chance ... Continue Reading

Mar 20th, 2014

Mesilla Valley Preservation Inc.

301 S. CHURCH ST., SUITE H • 575-521-4794 • WWW.MVPRES.ORG Preserving our history

Nonprofit looks at restoring area buildings

Las Cruces is the fastest growing city in New Mexico, and throughout the decades, it has gained many dif­ferent additions, such as new homes, schools and businesses.

The signs of economic develop­ment and growth can easily be seen through the expansion of land usage for different structures throughout the city. Las Cruces and the Mesilla Valley have been part of many different his­torical events such as the trial of the infamous Billy the Kid and the signing of the Treaty of ... Continue Reading

Mar 19th, 2014 By: E. Troy Tudor

Successful business people not only have a mission and vision statement, they also have a business plan and a budget to analyze, manage and direct their business. That is all a part of a process to help ensure their success and a return on their investment. It should not be surprising to anyone when we the business community apply similar logic to other issues that impact our lives.

This discussion is not just about protecting some land that we value. This discussion is about our future and the best choices for our community. We would be derelict in our duty not ... Continue Reading

Mar 14th, 2014 By: E. Troy Tudor

Ceremony held to recognize July 4 occurance By Drew Hamilton White Sands Missile Range Public Affairs A soldier with the 2nd Engineer Battalion at White Sands Missile Range received a unique token of his career Jan. 17 when he was present­ed with the armored plate that stopped a bullet and saved his life during his last deployment to Afghanistan. In a small ceremony with the 595th Sapper Company, members of the Army’s Program Executive Office (PEO) Soldier presented Sgt. Thomas Dacey with the armored plate he was wearing during a battle July 4, 2013. While conducting an operation to clear a known enemy ... Continue Reading

Mar 12th, 2014 By: E. Troy Tudor

Business on the go 1340 S. VALLEY DRIVE LAS CRUCES, NM 88005 • 575-525-1778 Means of transportation is a necessity for everyday tasks and in the business world, on-the-move options for travel have become a demand. Although most Americans own more than one vehicle, sometimes traveling or moving requires help that one might not have access to. Car rental companies have become a great help for these needs. Enterprise Rent-A-Car was founded in 1957. It now serves 6,500 neighborhood and airport locations throughout the world. In Las Cruces, Enterprise has built a strong image by holding its main purpose of providing customer satisfaction. The ... Continue Reading