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Eagle Scout candidate Gunnar Smith completes his Eagle Scout project levelling concrete for the headstone of the late U.S. Army Private First Class Gordon Gary Freeman Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Masonic Cemetery. Eagle/Boy Scouts also initiated and installed headstones for indigents buried in infancy with crude signs. McCoy’s Building Supply donated concrete; Valley Pizza donated lunch. Boys poured the headstones in the morning, then cleaned the cemetery before installing the headstones after they set. BULLETIN PHOTO BY STEVE MACINTYRE CONTINUE

BULLETIN REPORT Students who want to transfer to a school outside of their home attendance zone beginning in the fall of 2017 face several changes to the transfer process, according to a Las Cruces Public Schools (LCPS) press release. LCPS officials said transfer applications are being accepted through March 1. However, unlike in previous years, transfers will not be determined on a first-come-first-served basis. “There’s a clear outline in state law as to which students get a higher preference when wanting to transfer,” ...

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Cross words over crosswords Our readers prefer more challenging puzzles When we changed our newspaper’s format, beginning with the Aug. 19 issue, I was curious and concerned about our readers’ response. Overwhelmingly, however, the feedback has been very positive. Almost unanimously, people have told me they like the shorter tabloid format. The brighter paper makes the color pop, I’ve been told a number of times. However, one camp has been ...

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Program enables some immigrants to earn livings, attend college By BILLY HUNTSMAN Las Cruces Bulletin At a Sept. 29 immigration forum, topics relating to legal immigration into the United States were discussed. Anna Hey, an immigration attorney for Catholic Charities of Southern New Mexico, which put on the immigration forum with the help of City Councilperson Olga Pedroza, gave a presentation on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program (DACA), which was ...

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Courtesy photoCourtesy photo BULLETIN REPORT Las Cruces Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that helps identify two men suspected of simultaneously committing crimes Tuesday at a local GameStop store. Shortly before 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 11, Las Cruces police were dispatched to the report of an armed robbery that occurred at the GameStop at 1455 Hickory Loop. Officers learned that a masked man entered the store, displayed a black ...

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