By Christophe Chino and Susie Ouderkirk Will the school buses roll Friday morning? Even if not, school will still be in session. The contract between the union for school bus drivers and the company they work for is set to expire Thursday evening, March 31. That means the company that picks up and drops off students for Las Cruces Public Schools could have no drivers on hand Friday, April 1. Las Cruces Public Schools Superintendent ... CONTINUE
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Participant in Friday’s rally. Photo by Billy Huntsman. By BILLY HUNTSMAN Las Cruces Bulletin About 100 people turned out for a rally and fake town hall meeting held outside New Mexico U.S. Rep. Steve Pearce (R)’s Las Cruces office, 570 N. Telshor Blvd., at noon on Feb. 24. The participants, many holding signs asking “Where’s Pearce?” and criticizing the Republican congressman’s political decisions, as well as his relationship with Republican ... CONTINUE
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By Mike Cook Las Cruces Bulletin F&A Dairy Products of Las Cruces is hiring production workers, said the dairy’s human resources manager, Celina Ramirez. Ramirez said the dairy needs full-time employees who can work flexible hours and have their own reliable transportation to the dairy, which is located at 355 Crawford Blvd. in Las Cruces’ West Mesa Industrial Park, about 10 miles west of downtown Las Cruces, just off Interstate 10. Because “cheese ... CONTINUE
Public domain photo. By BILLY HUNTSMAN Las Cruces Bulletin New Mexicans can expect to pay substantially more for their craft beers, wines, ciders and liquor if state Sen. Cisco McSorley (D, Albuquerque) gets his way. His bill, SB314, seeks to raise New Mexico’s tax on craft beers from 41 cents per gallon barrel to $3.08 a barrel for all breweries that produce more than 15,000 barrels a year. The measure currently awaits review in the ... CONTINUE
Denise Chavez, owner of Casa Camino Real Book Store and Art Gallery, comments on El Paso artist Gabriel S. Gaytan’s “Mother Eagle” Sunday, March 4, during his exhibit “Mexika” at Nopalito’s Galeria, 326 S. Mesquite St. Mexika (Me-Chee-Ca) is the indigenous Aztec name for México. Gaytan’s work will be displayed at the gallery through March. BULLETIN PHOTO BY STEVE MACINTYRE CONTINUE