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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 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 School Board to Sue Ex-Employee Over Missing Funds  U.S. News & World Report

DEMING, N.M. (AP) — The Deming school board has voted to file a lawsuit against a former high school secretary suspected of embezzlement.



Deming and Luna County community calendar for Wednesday, July 10, 2019  Deming Headlight

Scheduled events for Deming and Luna County area.



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



High school girls' wrestling sanctioned by New Mexico Activities Association  Deming Headlight

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – Girl's wrestling will become a team sport in 2019-2020, according to the New Mexico Activities Association, the governing body for all ...



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.



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 High Wildcats enter Southern New Mexico Baseball Classic with 2-0 ledger  Deming Headlight

DEMING – *Fresh* off an 8-3 decision at Santa Teresa High School on Friday, the Deming High Wildcats enter the Southern New Mexico Baseball Invite with a 2-0 ...



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 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 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 ...



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."



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 ...



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 ...



Deming High golf teams capture Spring River Classic titles at Roswell, NM  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming High golfers captured the Spring River Classic Golf Tournament in Roswell, NM on Monday and Tuesday. Boys and girls teams alternated ...



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.



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 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 ...



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

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



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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

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 weekend.



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.



Deming and Luna County community calendar for Friday, May 24, 2019  Deming Headlight

Rockhound Friends meet. Friends of Rockhound State Park invite you to attend their next regular meeting at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 29th, at the park's ...



Deming High School Drama Club puts on weekend performance of 'The Miracle Worker'  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming High drama students are putting the finishing touches on a winter production of the The Miracle Worker. This will be a full-scale production of ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 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 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.



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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 Wildcats winless at Southern New Mexico Baseball Invitational in Las Cruces  Deming Headlight

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Following a 2-0 start to the 2019 baseball season the Deming High Wildcats were handed three straight defeats at the Southern New ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 ...



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 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.



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Legionnaires carry tradition of Memorial Day ceremony in Deming, NM  Deming Headlight

Jefferson Bailey and his son, Josiah, 4, take in the Memorial Day ceremony at Mountain View Cemetery. Jefferson is a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom.



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 ...



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 Wildcats hold off Gadsden Panthers for 18-12 season-opening football victory  Deming Headlight

Deming High Wildcat football team scores 18-12 season-opening win over Gadsden Panthers.



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 ...



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 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 ...



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 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 ...



To serve and protect Deming schools  Albuquerque Journal

Three officers offer companionship and security to students and educators.



Deming High golf teams sweep team titles at Chaparral Invitational Tournament  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Deming High golfers continued to fare well through tournament play with a pair of team championships on Monday in the Chaparral Invitational ...



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.



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 ...



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

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



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



Deming and Luna County crime reports for Friday, Feb. 1, 2019  Deming Headlight

The following crime reports were provided by local law enforcement. POLICE. Warrants: Steven Alba, 36, 2800 block of Pine St. Battery and interference with ...



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 ...



Deming Cesar Chavez Charter High School and K-Kids take pride on community outreach  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Students and staff at Deming Cesar Chavez Charter High School continue to provide a vital community outreach for the citizens of Deming. In wake of ...



Luna County Old-Timers' Association set to host 106th edition of reunion weekend  Deming Headlight

DEMING – It's that time of year when past and present citizens of Deming and Luna County gather for the annual Luna County Old-Timers Association reunion.



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 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.



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 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 ...



Design and awareness aim to keep Deming High School safe yet inviting  Deming Headlight

Everyday procedures are really what make our schools safe," says Deming Public Schools Superintendent Arsenio Romero.



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 ...



Luna County mourns the passing of public figure jay Spivey  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Former Deming and Luna County public official Jay Spivey died on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at the age of 64. Jay served the community as a Luna ...



Armed security coming to Deming Public Schools  Deming Headlight

Deming's Board of Education called for armed security at a special meeting, and plans are already underway for School Resource Officers to return.



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.



Deming Public Schools Board of Education meets Thursday at Emmett Shockley Building  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Thursday's meeting of the Deming Public Schools Board of Education has a full slate of agenda items to address. The meeting will be at 5 p.m. Dec.



Deming High senior Aryann Farano eyes future in politics  Deming Headlight

Deming High senior Aryann Farano hopes trip to Girls' National in Washington DC will help her political aspirations.



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 ...



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 ...



American Legion Bataan Post 4 plans for Memorial Day ceremony  Deming Headlight

DEMING – American Legion Bataan Post 4 is once again tasked with honoring our fallen heroes on Memorial Day. This years' ceremony will be held at 10 a.m. ...



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 ...



SkillsUSA at Deming High providing community service  Deming Headlight

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



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 ...



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