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Deming High School sets plans in motion for 2019 DHS Wildcat Homecoming Parade  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The Deming High School student body is planning for the 2019 DHS Wildcat Homecoming Parade set for 7 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 12, through the ...



Southwestern NM State Fair seeking parade entries for stroll through downtown Deming  Deming Headlight

The Deming High School Wildcat Marching Band made an appearance during the 2018 Southwestern New Mexico State Fair Parade in Deming, NM. (Photo: ...



Lorraine Dominguez is write-in candidate for Deming Public Schools Board of Education  Deming Headlight

DEMING – If elected to the Deming Public Schools Board of Education, Lorraine Dominguez has an agenda that includes accountability and accessibility for the ...



Deming and Luna County crime reports for the week of Sept. 9, 2019  Deming Headlight

The following crime reports were provided by local law enforcement. POLICE. Concealing identity: Julio Romel Morales, 36, 400 block of Zinc St. Also, assault ...



Chaz Moreno recruiting Lyft drivers in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

Chaz Moreno, who is providing Lyft transportation in Deming and in Grant, Luna, Hidalgo and Sierra counties, is recruiting drivers for Lyft and Uber.



Deming and Luna County crime reports for Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019  Deming Headlight

The following crime reports were provided by local law enforcement. POLICE. Cited: Male juvenile, 15, Columbus, NM. Battery on a Deming High School ...



Upcoming sporting events for the Deming and Luna County area  Deming Headlight

Youth wrestling enters 25th season. The Deming Youth Wrestling Program will begin its 25th season of training and competition. The program is open for all ...



Deming High School Class of 2019 receives diplomas during emotional ceremony  Deming Headlight

Graduates Shaelynn Plasters, left, and Mrecedes Perez looks for family members in the audience during the Deming High School Class of 2019 ...



Deming High Lady Wildcats beat Cobre and lose at Silver High this past week  Deming Headlight

SILVER CITY, N.M. – Lady 'Cat volleyball split a pair of matches this past week with a three-game sweep over the visiting Bayard Cobre High Indians on ...



City Council to address capital improvements plan for Deming Senior Center  Deming Headlight

DEMING – City Council rescheduled its monthly regular meeting due to the Labor Day holiday last week and will meet at 6 p.m. on Monday, at the John Strand ...



NM Public Education Secretary Ryan Stewart meets with Deming Public Schools brass  Deming Headlight

DEMING – New Mexico Public Education Secretary Ryan Stewart visited with Deming Public Schools administrators Friday afternoon. Stewart accepted the ...



Deming family notes 10th anniversary of Rockin' The Streets bike run in memory of "Momo"  Deming Headlight

Motorcycles are expected to dominate Deming streets Saturday during the 10th annual Rockin' The Streets bike run in memory of Ramon "MoMo" Pena III.



Deming High School seniors receive $1.9M in Scholarships  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Donors have found Deming High School seniors to reflect the value of scholarship awards that were presented during this year's DHS' Scholarship ...



Deming Public Schools updates Deming High School construction phase 2.3  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Expect Deming High School's construction project to be completed by the end of the year. Herb Borden, Deming Public Schools' chief officer for ...



Deming Public Schools files civil suit against former school secretary  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The decision to act upon a civil lawsuit against a former Deming High School secretary was unanimously approved Thursday evening during a ...



Former Deming High secretary named in civil suit filed by Deming Public Schools  Deming Headlight

Deming Public Schools has filed a civil lawsuit against a former secretary in efforts to recover $140K from alleged embezzlement.



Can Deming Wildcats make Artesia Bulldogs its homecoming football feast?  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Who selects the Artesia High Bulldogs for their homecoming game? The Deming Wildcats, that's who. No 4-ranked Artesia lands in Deming High ...



255 graduating seniors to walk Friday at Deming High Memorial Stadium  Deming Headlight

Deming High's 2019 Commencement Ceremony starts at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 24, at the DHS Memorial Stadium.



Deming High Wildcats mourn the passing of Coach Ralph Jurado  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Wildcats are mourning the recent loss of longtime Deming High School Coach Ralph Jurado. Jurado, 50, died in his home on Sunday, June 30th in ...



Deming High School announces schedule pick-up dates for students  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming High School schedule pick-up for 10th through 12th grades will be at the Deming High School Cafeteria on the following days and times:.



Gabriel Vidal is new head coach for Deming High cross country  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Cross country at Deming High School has a new head coach. Assistant coach Gabriel Vidal has been promoted to head coach with the departure of ...



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 ...



Deming High Coach James Williams looks back on 2019 golf season  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Out of 27 schools in New Mexico Class 5A golf, only two were able to post top three finishes on the state's biggest stage. La Cueva High School was ...



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

DEMING – Public Education Secretary Dr. Karen Trujillo announced on Tuesday that New Mexico's official 2017-2018 four-year graduation rate was 73.9 ...



You can own a piece of the floor: Deming High to auction off famed Frank Dooley Court  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Lean back, close your eyes and picture yourself back at the start of the 1970s. it a blustery fall night. Leaves are swirling on the ground and a hint of ...



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."



Deming Public Schools announces schedule for student laptop pick-up  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming Public Schools provides laptops for all high school students for an annual computer usage fee. All students and parents must complete and ...



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 ...



Deming High athletes take one last bow during second annual All-Sports Banquet  Deming Headlight

Deming Elks Lodge 2750 received the Friend of Wildcat Sports Award during the second annual Deming High School All-Sports Banquet held on May 21.



Wildcat Football is a year-round ritual at Deming High School  Deming Headlight

DEMING – There is no off-season for Wildcat football. Deming High head coach Greg Simmons said there are only breaks in between. Wildcat football began ...



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 ...



New Mexico Lt. Governor Howie Morales visits Deming Public Schools  Deming Headlight

From left, Deming High School Principal Marlene Padron, Lt. Gov. Howie Morales, Superintendent Dr. Arsenio Romero and Deming Public Schools Chief of ...



Hundreds of students cross border for an American education  KOAT New Mexico

Deming school district has about 800 students who commute from Mexico daily.



All elementary school students begin school year on Tuesday, July 2  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming Public Schools elementary students will start school instruction for the 2019-2020 school year on Tuesday, July 2. K-5 Plus “Full STEAM ...



Kianna Gomez reaches for the stars in North-South All-Star Tennis Challenge  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming High graduate Kianna Gomez has been selected to compete in a New Mexico all-star tennis event at the North-South All-Star Tennis ...



Deming High golf teams bring home green trophies from New Mexico Class 5A state tournament  Deming Headlight

The Deming High Wildcats captured third place at the NM Class 5A State Golf Tournament in Albuquerque. From left are Jordan Caballero, Nemo Perales, Vari ...



Community donates $96,000 towards graduating Deming High School seniors in 2019  Deming Headlight

51 Local groups, organizations, businesses and private citizens have offered Deming High seniors a total of $96000 in scholarships this year.



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 ...



Deming High School Homecoming captured by Headlight's roving photog  Deming Headlight

Wildcat Homecoming 2018 was celebrated by the Deming High School student body last week. Students, faculty and staff dressed in themed costumes during ...



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

Students in Deming High School's Career and Technical Education, or CTE program, aren't just talking shop, they're trained for it as soon as they graduate.



Deming High senior will represent New Mexico during Boys Nation in Washington DC  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Ahmad Alsheikh, an incoming senior at Deming High School, has been selected as a senator for American Legion Boys Nation in the Washington, ...



Deming High Thundercats bring home robotics championship from Amarillo, TX.  Deming Headlight

DEMING – The Deming High School Robotics Team Thundercats competed in the FIRST in Texas (FIT) Robotics Event, March 7 through 9 in Amarillo, Texas.



Deming, NM golfer Shelby Turner leaves legacy at Western New Mexico University  Deming Headlight

DEMING – After nine years of competitive golf, Shelby Turner is taking a break. The December 2018 graduate of Western New Mexico University in Silver City is ...



Health Career Academy offers dual credit for high school students toward WNMU  Deming Headlight

High school students can earn dual credit through Western New Mexico University by attending the Deming Health Career Academy.



Former assistant superintendent files lawsuit against Deming Public Schools' Board of Education  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Former Deming Public Schools Assistant Superintendent Ray Trejo has filed a lawsuit against the board of education members on Wednesday, June ...



Deming High art students make top 50 finalists in Vans' 2019 Custom Culture Contest  Deming Headlight

Deming High School has made the top 50 out of 500 schools nationwide in the 2019 Vans Custom Culture Competition.



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 students participate in New Mexico state legislature in Santa Fe  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Early College High School and Deming High School students were in Santa Fe on Wednesday, January 23, 2019 to participate in the New Mexico ...



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 ...



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 ...



Deming school board to sue ex-employee over missing funds  KOB

The Deming school board has voted to file a lawsuit against a former high school secretary suspected of embezzlement.



Student in Deming High School gun incident charged with aggravated assault  Albuquerque Journal

DEMING – The student charged with bringing a handgun to Deming High School on Monday now faces a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.



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.



Moving on: Two Deming High standouts sign with Arizona community colleges  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Two Deming High School standouts in the athletic arena have signed on to extend their playing careers at Arizona institutes of higher learning.



Early College High School now accepting application for Class of 2023  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Early College High School will be accepting 50 upcoming ninth-grade students for the 2019-2020 school year. The Early College High School was ...



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 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 recognizes Wildcat Scholar Athletes during All-Sports Banquet  Deming Headlight

Deming High School athletics/ Activities Department recognized graduates Daniel Garcia and Emily Wertz with the 2019 DHS Scholar Athletes Award during last ...



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

DEMING – Every student at Deming High School got a laptop computer at the beginning of the 2015-16 school year. "We are excited about bringing technology ...



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 ...



Midnight Madness: Deming Wildcats get jump on area football teams  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Wildcat Football took the lead at Deming High School with a 12:01 a.m. practice on Monday at DHS Memorial Stadium. Monday signaled the first ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Deming Wildcats roll out cardinal-navy game on Friday at DHS Memorial Stadium  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Fans will get a first look at Deming High Wildcat Football during the team's annual cardinal-navy game at 6 p.m. tonight at DHS Memorial Stadium.



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 and Luna County sporting events for week of Friday, July 19, 2019  Deming Headlight

DHS Football Mattress Sale. Deming High Wildcat Football will host a mattress sale from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m on Saturday, July 27 at the Deming High School.



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 Pride keeps busy ledger during National LGBT Pride Month in June  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming Pride royalty and members took notice of June as National LGBT Pride Month and were a force of representation at area events. The local ...



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 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 ...



TD Auto Finance takes Deming High School secretary Beatrice Armendariz to court  Deming Headlight

Former Deming High School Head Secretary Beatrice Armendariz has another court case against her.



Productive summer: Lady 'Cats stay sharp during off-season at Deming High School  Deming Headlight

DEMING – In 2018, Lady 'Cat volleyball showed it can compete at a higher level. “We built a strong foundation last year and now we want to build on that,” said ...



Western New Mexico University receives grant to improve online adult education services  Deming Headlight

SILVER CITY, N.M. – Western New Mexico University Adult Education Services received $25,000 in the form of a PNMR Foundation Power Up Grant supporting ...



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

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



287 seniors to walk Friday at Deming High Memorial Stadium  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming High School is delighted to present the senior class of 2018 for the commencement exercise at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 18, at Deming High's ...



Deming High School boys' soccer tuning up for start of 2019 season  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Returning players and a talented litter of young Wildcats could signal a move up in high school boys' soccer at Deming High School. DHS boys' head ...



Deming and Luna County community calendar for Friday, Aug. 23, 2019  Deming Headlight

Overdose prevention. The Deming Senior Center will host an overdose prevention training by the New Mexico Department of Health from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on ...



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 ...



Deming High School seniors awarded $1.9M in scholarships  Deming Headlight

The total in scholarship awards to Deming High School seniors dropped from last year's $3.14 million, though local scholarships remained strong.



City's Summer Youth Recreation Program will register children next week, May 27-31  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Silas Wilson and the City of Deming announce registration dates for the upcoming Summer Youth Recreation Program. The SYRP is a collaboration ...



Deming and Luna County community calendar for Wednesday, July 3, 2019  Deming Headlight

Bingo at Sr. center. Wednesday night is Bingo Night for the public at the Deming Senior Center 800 S. Granite St. Doors open at 4:30 p.m., packet sales begin at ...



Deming and Luna County community calendar for Friday, April 5, 2019  Deming Headlight

Early Childhood Coalition. The Luna County Early Childhood Coalition is having a special guest at its monthly meeting on Thursday, April 25 at the Southwest ...



Posts threatening shooting at Deming High causes stir  KOB 4

Anonymous social media threats have forced more than 1000 Deming High School students to stay home as administers worked to quell fears about possible ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Deming High Lady Wildcats open net season at home Tuesday vs. Chaparral Lobos  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Lady 'Cat volleyball has a returning key component to open the 2019 volleyball season at Deming High School. Setter Kamryn Zachek returns for her ...



Deming High Wildcat senior Paul Saucedo signs with Adams State soccer team in Colorado  Deming Headlight

DEMING – College athletic signings are becoming a habit at Deming High School. The most recent Wildcat athlete to sign a letter of intent to compete at the next ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Deming and Luna County crime reports for week of July 23, 2019  Deming Headlight

The following crime reports were provided by local law enforcement. POLICE. Criminal damage to property: 1200 block of Copper St. Wall and sink fixture ...



Deming High School out of the running of Vans' Custom Culture Competition  Deming Headlight

Deming High School's art department has lost its opportunity to win $75000 through Vans' Custom Culture Competition.



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.



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 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 ...



Cancer Support of Deming and Luna County to host 14th annual Celebration of Life Walk  Deming Headlight

The Celebration of Life Memorial at Voiers "Pit" Park is linked with memorial bricks that carry the names of loved ones who battled cancer and "Cancer Warriors.



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.



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