May 23rd, 2016

60 Minutes will air a segment featuring 98-year-old Ben Skardon's journey from the Bataan Death March to completing 8.5 miles at the 27th Annual Bataan Memorial Death March at WSMR. The segment will air on both 60 Minutes and the 60 Minutes Sports on Showtime. Usually, the sports program doesn't air anything until three years after the original air date on 60 Minutes, but they made an exception for the first time ever for this story. The segment is scheduled to air June 7 on 60 Minutes Sports on Showtime and will continue to air for the month of June. CBS ... Continue Reading

May 31st, 2016

The Las Cruces Chapter of the NAACP and the New Mexico Workforce Connection will be hosting a 2016 Summer Youth Job Fair on Friday, June 17, 2016 from 10 am – 2 pm at the Rio Grande Preparatory Institute- 2355 Avenida de Mesilla, Las Cruces, NM. 

Interested businesses and employers who would like to participate and hire youth in the community should fill out the employer registration form and submit it to Marietta Valdez at 

Registration is FREE, each business/employer will be provided one table and two chairs.  Also, see click here for marketing flyer for youth ... Continue Reading

Jun 6th, 2016
AAA New Mexico Employment Opportunities (Las Cruces Branch)

Insurance Agent (Will train right Candidate)

Starting at $40,00 with benefits

(Average after training $75,000 - $95,000)

Senior Insurance Representative

$32,000 with benefits

Part-time member service specialist

$13.00 per hour, 24-28 hours per week

Please contact Lynn Guest, Insurance Business & Branch Manager

(575)532-2458 (Direct line)


3991 East Lohman Ave., Ste.A

Las Cruces, NM 88011


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Jun 27th, 2016

To all chamber members,

My name is Eric Schalk, and I am a 22 year old Realtor who has been in the industry just over two years. I have developed a passion for commercial real estate, but have experience in residential and some agricultural real estate as well. I am currently growing my own invest-ment portfolio, as well as my sales clientele. I am looking forward to getting to know and working with as many of you as I can. More im-portantly, I am looking forward to learning from the successful busi-nesspeople of this great community. Your business, referrals, but espe-cially ... Continue Reading

Jul 5th, 2016

To all individuals/companies interested in helping the children attending public school at WSMR. Just in case everyone does not know, here at WSMR we have a public school that is part of the Las Cruces School District. Every year prior to school starting we have an event called the First Day of School Holiday. (see flyer attached from 2015) This year it will be on Thursday August 11th, 2016. At this event all kids and parents are able to meet the teachers, get information, receive school supplies etc. Our goal is to give every kid a back pack and all the supplies they will need for school. For any company that donates ... Continue Reading