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With all the travails Taos county educators are dealing with these days, they really needed some good news – and it arrived in spades May 14. Vista Grande High School, Peñasco Elementary, Enos Garcia Elementary and Taos International School all received $150,000 grants to implement their plans for restructuring as community schools under phase two of the state Public Education Department’s Community Schools Initiative. more
Academics, athletics, animals: Peñasco High School senior Ariana MacAuley has them all covered – in spades. more
A Peñasco man was charged with possession of a controlled substance this week after a Taos County Sheriff's Sergeant who stopped him for driving with a broken windshield found heroin, … more
Lorenzo Osen and Fred Muniz arrived to clean the Acequia del Llano in Dixon Friday morning (April 24), but when no one else showed up, they suspected something was wrong. Then they saw an ambulance speed by on State Road 75, which runs between Dixon and Vadito, followed by a vehicle from the Bureau of Indian Affairs. more
Investigators were at the scene of a fatal head-on collision that killed one person and seriously injured another on State Road 75 between Peñasco and Vadito early Friday morning (April 24). more
Week three's challenge is going to take some rhyming skills. • Write a limerick on any topic. Limericks are five lines, usually funny and definitely fun to read aloud. The rhyme scheme is AABBA: The first, second and fifth longer lines share a rhyme, while the shorter third and fourth lines share a different rhyme. more
Have you ever been in a building so empty that the buzz of electric lights hanging above you have a deafening pitch? In many ways, that's how it felt being in the Pit on Friday (March 13) for the Girls 2A State Championship between No. 1 Peñasco and No. 2 Mescalero Apache. more
A day to remember [Photo gallery]
The No. 1 Peñasco Lady Panthers and No. 2 Mescalero Apache Chiefs faced off in the Girls 2A state championship on Friday (March 13) at the Pit – and with 0 fans in attendance.  more
ALBUQUERQUE – The No. 1 ranked Peñasco Lady Panthers are moving on to the Girls 2A state championship game. more
The  NMAA announced late Wednesday night (March 11) that the remainder of the State Basketball Championships will be played "without fans" in attendance.  more
After deliberating privately in executive session for nearly four hours at a special meeting Wednesday evening (March 4), the Peñasco school board announced publicly to attendees at 11:20 p.m. that they had decided not to renew superintendent Lisa Hamilton’s contract for the 2020-2021 school year. more
During Saturday night's (Feb. 8) game in Peñasco, in the third quarter, on a routine put-back under a crowded basket, Adrianna Tafoya surpassed the 1,500 point mark for her varsity career with the Peñasco Panthers. more
The Questa Lady Cats knew that they had something to prove when they faced Peñasco on Thursday night (Feb. 6).  But the Lady Panthers knew that they wanted to keep with their winning ways. And so they did.  more
The Peñasco Lady Panthers dropped their second game of the season. And not because they lost from start to finish. more
New Mexico State Police arrested three men in Peñasco late Monday afternoon (Nov. 11) in connection to an armed robbery that terrorized a local cashier who had brought her infant child to work … more
Taos County law enforcement officers are searching for an armed robber who reportedly entered Pacheco's High Road Market in Peñasco wearing a white bandana Monday afternoon (Nov. 11), fired a shot from a handgun and then stole money from a cash register. more
A chimney fire has spread into the roof of a structure on Delores Road in the Peñasco area prompting emergency services to issue a general alarm for "more hands and more water." more
A Peñasco man employed as a technician at Los Alamos National Labs pleaded guilty Tuesday (July 23) to homicide by vehicle and great bodily harm by vehicle, charges that were filed after he … more
A 32-year-old man from Chamisal was arraigned this week on charges of second-degree murder and tampering with evidence related to the death of his younger brother, who suffered a fatal gunshot wound … more
It's cold and rainy - the kind of day when the motivation to do anything … more
A Peñasco man who admitted at a plea conference in December to raping his girlfriend’s 14-year-old daughter was sentenced to 10 years with the New Mexico Department of Corrections on … more
Peñasco Theatre students gave spellbinding performances over the weekend during their teen aerial show, "Tangled Emotions." The show was the result of collaboration between students and … more
Tourists cruising State Road 75 on a mission to check the “High Road to Taos” off their sightseeing lists might all too easily mistake Peñasco for a mere signpost along the way, … more
A recap of Taos County sports teams who are well into their respective seasons more
As we forge ahead into the new sports season, we take a look back at the top stories in 2017-18. more
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