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Deming High School competing in Vans Custom Culture Design Contest  KRQE News 13

A New Mexico high school is in the running to win $75000 towards their art education.



Deming High student athletic trainers placed 3rd at state competition in Albuquerque, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming High student athletic trainers took a giant leap at the State Athletic Training Challenge, hurdling from fifth place a year ago to third place on ...



Bataan Elementary School students host death march tribute in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The Bataan Elementary School fifth grader held their annual Bataan Death March tribute on April 9 in the school's gymnasium. The program was ...



Deming and Luna County crime reports for Wednesday, May 15, 2019  Deming Headlight

The following crime reports were provided by local law enforcement. POLICE. Cited: Amanda Shannon, 36, 500 block of Tennyson St. Shoplifting at Walmart ...



Deming High School student threatens to 'remove students from the school'  Deming Headlight

Administrators found 6 weapons in the possession of a DHS student after he emailed the school librarian threatening to "remove students from school."



106th annual Old-Timers Association reunion brings back friends and memories  Deming Headlight

DEMING – One of the oldest social gatherings in New Mexico brought back a lot of memories for many “Old-Timers” and even for a few tenderfoots this past ...



Thurman Jordan Relays set for Saturday start at Deming High School Memorial Stadium  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The starting gun is up for the annual Thurman Jordan Relays on Saturday at Deming High's Memorial Stadium. Track and field athletes from eight ...



Columbus amateur boxer Jorge Madrid wins regional bout and advance to national tournament  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Columbus amateur boxer Jorge Madrid scored a second-round technical knockout at the Golden Gloves regional tournament in Denver, CO. last ...



Students get head start in life through Early College High School in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – A young woman is serving as an exemplary model for students at the new Early College High School in Deming. Leslie Williams, 18, didn't receive ...



Authorities give update on school embezzlement case at Deming High School  Deming Headlight

A joint effort of local law enforcement and school officials give an update on recent embezzlement case.



Deming High Wildcat Cheer sets sight on New Mexico Class 5A State Spirit challenge  Deming Headlight

DEMING – They practice throughout the school year and their season never lets up. The Deming High varsity cheer team is crashing in last-minute routines and ...



Probe launched into possible theft at Deming High School  Albuquerque Journal

DEMING, N.M. -- Authorities have announced investigators are looking into possible embezzlement at a southern New Mexico high school. The Deming ...



Deming Cesar Chavez Charter High School makes big move in state report cards  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming Cesar Chavez Charter High School made a significant jump in grade level based on the annual school grades report handed down by the ...



Two students arrested at Deming High School on drug charges  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Two Deming High School students were arrested on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 in two separate incidents when an assistant principal alerted Deming ...



NM Gov. Susana Martinez visits Deming High School; has lunch with local govt. officials  Deming Headlight

After legislative sessions, Gov. Susana Martinez travels across NM to connect with communities. Deming was on her list.



Journalism at Deming High School revived online  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming High School students have produced newspapers on a weekly or monthly basis for 100 years. This year, its traditional publication, the ...



Silver High wrestlers dismantle Deming High Wildcats, 63-21 in dual match  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming High wrestlers were taken out behind the wood shed Wednesday by the Silver High Fighting Colts. Silver registered six falls in the nine ...



Deming High Wildcat Daniel Garcia signs with Western New Mexico University Football  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Football is a dream come true for Daniel Garcia. The Deming High School senior began playing through the school system and worked his way into a ...



Deming High wrestlers host Gadsden Panthers Saturday to open District 3-5A dual season  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Wildcat wrestlers are prepared to take on their first District 3-5A dual match when the Gadsden High panther of Anthony, NM visit on Saturday, Jan.



Deming High Lady 'Cat reserves put icing on win over Gadsden High Panthers  Deming Headlight

DEMING – If there was an opportunity to girls' basketball teams to come up for air in the District 3-5A, Tuesday's Lady 'Cats contest against the Gadsden High ...



Deming High School's CTE Program Equips Students with Career Skills  KRWG

The route for most students after high school includes attending a four-year university or community college. But that's not the only route. In Deming, some high ...



Deming High Lady Wildcats take on No. 1 Hobbs Eagles in Class 5A playoff debut  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Kim Garcia and the Deming High Lady Wildcats have been granted an opportunity to shock the high school basketball world in New Mexico.



Class of 2018 celebrated at Deming's Memorial Stadium  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming's graduation ceremony bore many traditional hallmarks, but also heralded a few firsts by the time the sun finished setting on the 2018 ...



Deming High Lady 'Cats post lopsided win over Chaparral Lobos in basketball opener  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The Kim Garcia era of Lady 'Cat basketball began with a 63-21 season-opening victory over the visiting Chaparral High Lobos on Tuesday. Garcia ...



BRIEF: Student detained after reportedly bringing handgun to Deming High School  Albuquerque Journal

DEMING – A student was in custody Monday afternoon after allegedly bringing a handgun to Deming High School. The Deming Public Schools released a ...



Student allegedly brought stolen handgun into Deming High School  Deming Headlight

A 14-year-old juvenile male was detained by Deming police on Monday after reportedly bringing a handgun to school. The weapon was allegedly stolen.



A border, a bus, then school begins in New Mexico  The Christian Science Monitor

Schools in some US border towns have long enrolled Mexican-American students living on the other side. This humanitarian policy reveals complexities often ...



Students literary work to be recognized at 10th annual Literacy Showcase in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – For ten years the Luna County Literacy Showcase has been recognizing the literary talents of youth in Luna County. Harriet Juricich, who has been ...



Deming High Thundercats eye BEST Robotics top prize on Saturday at NMSU in Las Cruces, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Collective minds can build bridges, skyscrapers and rocket ships. The Thundercats at Deming High School have pooled their collective brains to ...



Police tie two juveniles to vandalism at new Deming High School  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The wheels of justice moved swiftly this past weekend on a case involving vandalism at the new Deming High School. Two juveniles were ...



Awards handed out to top Deming High School athletes  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming high School coaches honored their top Wildcat and lady Cat athletes for the 2017-18 athletic seasons. An estimated audience of just over ...



What parents need to know for start of Deming Public Schools  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The start of a new school year begins on Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018. The Deming Public Schools has spent the entire summer break preparing for the ...



Two Deming High students compete for 2018 Southwestern New Mexico State Fair Queen  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The highlight of the Southwestern New Mexico State Fair is the Fair Royalty Pageant which takes center stage at 6 p.m. on Thursday in Fair Building ...



Deming High School marching band to compete at tournament of Bands on Saturday in Las Cruces, NM  Deming Headlight

The Deming High School Wildcat Marching Band will make its annual appearance at the Tournament of Bands competition on Saturday at Aggie Memorial ...



Deming Public Schools graduation rate spikes to highest measure in nine years  Deming Headlight

NM PED secretary has announced that the state's graduation rate has increased to nearly 3 percentage points from 2016-2017 to 2017-2018.



Deming High Mariachis perform at Rockhound State Park, NM  Deming Headlight

As the sun set on Saturday, Sept. 15, a large crowd enjoyed hearing La Puesta del Sol, a Mariachi group led by Mr. Gerard Flores, director of the Deming High ...



Sporting events on tap for Deming, NM ad surround areas  Deming Headlight

DHS cheer tryouts. Deming High School Cheer will host an open gym in preparation for tryouts for next year. All students, grades 7-12, who are interested ...



Deming High hires new girls' basketball coach  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Kimberly Garcia, a former assistant coach at Santa Teresa High School, has accepted the head coaching position for Lady Cat Basketball at Deming ...



Secretary at Deming High may have skimmed $130K, audit says  Deming Headlight

Despite complaints, the employee was given opportunities to handle cash and deposits. She faced no disciplinary action and left for a new job in 2016.



College volleyball comes to Deming High School from the Lone Star Conference  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Collegiate volleyball is coming to Deming High School. The Western New Mexico University Mustangs women's volleyball team will play host to the ...



Bataan Elementary School students prepare for death march tribute in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Bataan Elementary School fifth graders are putting out a call for survivors and families of survivors of the Bataan Death March. The students and ...



Special audit details potential fraud at Deming High School  Deming Headlight

SANTA FE, NM – On Thursday afternoon, New Mexico State Auditor Tim Keller released a special audit of Deming Public Schools identifying nearly $145,000 in ...



JROTC helps Deming High School student cut a clear path to future  Deming Headlight

JROTC program at Deming High helps students become better in academics.



Deming and Luna County community calendar for Friday, Jan. 11, 2019  Deming Headlight

The Deming Association of Educational Retirees will hold its monthly meeting at 11:15 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 14th, at La Fonda Restaurant 601 E. Pine St. in ...



Scholarships pour into Deming High School from community  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Yvonne Perales has kept a keen eye on academic futures of freshmen at Deming High School. The Wildcat counselor is currently working with ...



Texas-A&M-Kingsville tops WNMU in big school volleyball at Deming High School  Deming Headlight

Texas A&M University-Kingsville tops Western New Mexico University Mustangs in volleyball match at Deming, NM.



Deming High basketball teams are road-tested through 2018 schedules  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Coaches for Deming High basketball are making sure their teams are road-tested. The Wildcat boys are at the Rio Rancho Invitational Tournament ...



New Mexico flu cases on the rise | Health And Science  Santa Fe New Mexican

DEMING — Flu cases are on the rise in New Mexico, according to the New Mexico Department of Health and Deming Public Schools has seen its share of the ...



Five things to do this weekend in Deming, New Mexico  Deming Headlight

Thinking about what to do this weekend? Here are five local events that might spark some interest.



Deming High junior battles Leukemia in bid to play Wildcat sports  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Jerry Cochran was a fun-loving kid at age 6. “I was like any normal kid. I loved to play outside with friends and be with my family,” he recalls. The one ...



Second half closes Deming Headlight's 2018 year in review  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The following is a look back at the final six months of 2018 through the Pages of the Deming Headlight: JULY. 4 – A warrant was issued for Hector E.



Former official files claim against Deming Public Schools  Deming Headlight

Former Assistant Superintendent Ray Trejo claims retaliation and wrongful discharge following an embezzlement scandal at Deming High School.



To serve and protect Deming schools  Albuquerque Journal

Three officers offer companionship and security to students and educators.



Centennial High Hawks rout Deming High Wildcats in District 3-6A boys' basketball  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Turnabout is fair play in the District 3-5A. The Centennial High Hawks avenged a blowout loss to the Deming High Wildcats on Friday with a 66-42 ...



Former Deming High grad honored at New Mexico State University  Deming Headlight

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Dr. Rebeccah L. Brown, whose hometown roots lead back to Deming, received recognition by the New Mexico State University Alumni ...



Onate Knights send Lady 'Cats to fourth straight defeat at Deming High  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Kim Garcia saw fight and a better effort from the Lady Wildcats basketball team on Tuesday. However, it did not translate into a win for coach Garcia ...



NM Health Dept: Flu cases in New Mexico are above the national average  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Flu cases are on the rise in New Mexico, according to the New Mexico Department of Health and Deming Public Schools has seen its share of the ...



Deming High Lady 'Cat basketball returns nine players to varsity roster  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Lady 'Cat basketball is under new leadership at Deming High School. Under the direction of new head coach Kimberly Garcia, the Lady 'Cats will ...



Student in Deming High School gun incident charged with aggravated assault  Deming Headlight

The 14-year-old student already charged with bringing a stolen handgun to Deming High School allegedly pointed the weapon at another .student.



Deming’s Early College High gives students a head start  Albuquerque Journal

Dual Credit program offers high school, college credits.



Show 'n' Shine Smok'n Oldies Car Show plans 22nd annual event in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Car enthusiasts and the Smok'n Oldies Classic Car Club are headed toward Luna County Courthouse Park for the 22nd annual Show 'n' Shine Car ...



Deming Wildcats travel to Chaparral, NM to take on Lobos in District 3-5A football  Deming Headlight

DEMING – District 3-5A football enters round two on Friday with the Deming High Wildcats traveling to Chaparral High School to take on the Lobos. Kickoff is at 7 ...



Deming Public Schools Board of Education meets Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The Deming Public Schools Board of Education will meet in regular session at 5 p.m. on Tuesday at the Columbus Elementary School, 7450 Altura ...



SkillsUSA at Deming High providing community service  Deming Headlight

Deming High School students enrolled in SkillsUSA bring community awareness campaign to Deming, NM.



Deming High Wildcat cheerleader Kiera Plasters plans London trip  Deming Headlight

DEMING - Kiera Plasters earned All-America status during a Universal Cheer Association summer camp and has been invited to join an all-star cheer squad in ...



Deming High Wildcat wrestlers take on field at Las Cruces Invitational Tournament  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Second-year wrestling head coach Philip Almanza has an opportunity to shape a winner at Deming High School. Coach Almanza returns five ...



School board celebrates new year, new high school  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The first week of the school year, featuring the debut of a new Deming High School, was celebrated at the Deming Board of Education's regular ...



First Assembly of God Church brings Christian rapper to Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Drugs, sex, money and violence can all be negative connotations associated to rap music, but there's a rapper out there who has reset his rhythmic ...



Sixth-grade students bid farewell to Deming Intermediate School  Deming Headlight

Three Deming Intermediate School sixth graders share their thoughts on leaving old school for a new one.



Deming and Luna County crime reports for Friday, Dec. 21, 2018  Deming Headlight

The following crime reports were provided by local law enforcement. POLICE. Cited: Benjamin Carrillo, 30, 1000 block of Mallery St. Possession of marijuana ...



Deming High sprinter Cesar Chavez places at multi-state meet  Deming Headlight

Deming High School sprinter Cesar Chavez places at Greater Southwest Track and Field Classic.



Deming and Luna County crime reports for Wednesday, April 17, 2019  Deming Headlight

The following crime reports were provided by local law enforcement. POLICE. Warrant: Salvador De Los Reyes, 62, 600 block of Ruby St. Failure to pay fine in ...



Bataan Elementary School students in Deming, NM sell candy to fund field trip to Tucson  Deming Headlight

Fifth-grade students at Bataan Elementary School sold chocolate candy bars to pay for a field trip to Tucson, Arizona. Teachers Doris Lancaster, Gina Simms, ...



Summer Youth Recreation Program winding down in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Silas Wilson's Summer Youth Recreation Program is winding down at the Shedden Memorial Courts located across from the old Deming High School ...



Deming High Lady 'Cats fall in 3 sets to Las Cruces High in District 3-5A volleyball  Deming Headlight

DEMING – A second go 'round through the District 3-5A brought similar results on Tuesday when the No. 6-ranked Las Cruces High Bulldawgs came to Deming ...



Midnight Madness: Wildcat Football gets the jump on New Mexico high schools  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Wildcat Football got the jump in New Mexico high school teams with a Midnight Madness practice at Deming High School Memorial Stadium at 12:01 ...



Sense of community brings Luna County together during Christmas celebration in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

Christmas magic filled the streets of Deming with Christmas lights, parade floats and the illumination of Deming's first ever Christmas tree Saturday.



Union confronts Deming Public Schools on refusal to bargain  Deming Headlight

After issuing a final request during a school board meeting last week, NEA Deming plans to file a prohibited practices complaint against the district.



Deming Wildcats open District 3-5 football with Santa Teresa Desert Warriors at home  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Wildcat football enters a new District 3-5A that will serve up the Santa Teresa High Desert Warriors at 7 p.m. tonight at Deming High School Memorial ...



Rockin' The Streets Bike Run raises scholarships for Deming High students  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Ramon “MoMo” Pena III has a loving family. For the past nine years they have kept his life and legacy perpetuated by delivering scholarships to ...



School grades are mixed bag for Deming  Deming Headlight

DEMING - The New Mexico Public Education department released New Mexico school grades for the 2016-17 school year on Tuesday afternoon. Outcomes for ...



Audit: Lack of oversight covered embezzlement at Deming High  Deming Headlight

Statement fraud may also have concealed financial misconduct at Deming High.



Smok'n Oldies Car Club rocks Luna County Courthouse Park in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Smok'n Oldies Car Club brought together the best Detroit steel and an array of classic, imports and modern muscle cars to Luna County Courthouse ...



Deming and Luna County crime reports for Friday, Dec. 7, 2018  Deming Headlight

The following crime reports were provided by local law enforcement. POLICE. Battery: Shane Miranda, 20, Winston, NM. Battery against a household member ...



Deming Wildcats claim second straight District 3-5A football championship  Deming Headlight

Deming Wildcats defeat Silver High to claim 2nd straight District 3-5A football championship.



Deming and Luna County sporting events as of July 11  Deming Headlight

Red Mountain Middle School football coaches will conduct a football skills camp for incoming seventh and eighth graders. The camp will be held from 6-7 p.m., ...



Memorial at Deming High celebrates beloved cheerleader  Deming Headlight

Meghan Renee Flores was a sophomore cheerleader, gymnast, and YouTuber.



Deming Pride celebrates service to community and equality in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming Pride has made quiet an impact in the community over the past five years. By helping those less fortunate through food baskets and toy ...



Deming Intermediate School will host a Scholastic Book Fair next week  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming Intermediate School will host a Reading Rocks-Stone Age Scholastic Book Fair fro 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Monday through Friday from Jan.



Gadsden High grounds Deming High Lady 'Cats in District 3-5A volleyball  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Senior middle blocker Vanessa Garcia left Tuesday's District 3-5A home volleyball match against the Gadsden High Panthers with promise for her ...



Deming Elks Lodge 2750 expects to draw young ballers for Hoop Shoot contest  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming Elks Lodge 2750 is seeking young contestants for its annual Hoop Shoot free-throw shooting contest for Saturday, Dec. 8, at the new Deming ...



Deming rancher David McSherry appointed as new Luna County Manager  Deming Headlight

Following an executive meeting on Friday, Luna County Board of Commissioners appointed David McSherry as the new county manager.



From besties to coaching rivals; Deming coach Kim Garcia takes on Onate's Evelyn Reyes  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Best friends off the court and best friends on the court describes the longstanding relationship between high school girls' basketball coaches Evelyn ...



Day of the Dead Art Fest seeks sponsors, vendors, support for Nov. 3 event in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Sponsors for the first-ever Dia de los Muertos Art Festival can line up for a good cause. The nonprofit group behind the Nov. 3rd art show at Luna ...



Las Cruces High Bulldawgs beat Deming Wildcats 64-30; Improve to 16-0  Deming Headlight

Las Cruces Bulldawgs improve to 16-0 with 64-30 win at Deming High.



Onate High Knights crusade past Deming Wildcats in District 3-5A boys' basketball  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Friday's District 3-5A boys' basketball game appeared to be a match–up of men among boys. The Oñate Knights kept the Deming Wildcats from good ...



Mimbres Memorial Hospital announces new CEO to lead Deming, NM health care facility  Deming Headlight

DEMING, N.M. – Mimbres Memorial Hospital has appointed Gary Poquette as chief executive officer, as of February 1, 2019. Poquette relocated to Deming from ...



Four contestants seek coveted Southwestern New Mexico State Fair Princess crown  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Fair royalty comes to the forefront of the 2018 Southwestern New Mexico State Fair in Deming when 12 young girls compete for crowns, sashes and ...



A fond farewell for Class of 2017  Deming Headlight

DEMING – It was a familiar ceremony, once again taking place at Memorial Stadium near Deming High School, 1100 S. Nickel St. The bleachers on both sides ...



Lopez wins bout during Fairground Throw-Down at SWNM State Fair in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

Superior Boxing Club fighter Christian Lopez wins bout at Fairground Throw-Down in Deming, NM.



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