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Former secretary allegedly stole thousands from Los Lunas High School  KRQE News 13

Thousands of dollars were stolen from Los Lunas High School's athletic program and the school district did not notify the correct people for months.

Los Lunas High School to reschedule active shooter training  KRQE News 13

School officials in Los Lunas have announced an active shooter training at a local high school has been delayed.

Los Lunas and Valencia high school graduation dates change  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — The Dreamstyle Arena, also known as The Pit, has already booked the third weekend in May, the same weekend Los Lunas Schools have been ...

School grades for Los Lunas, Belen and SODA  Valencia County News Bulletin

School grades were released earlier this month and like the last seven years of results, this year saw ups and downs.

Los Lunas High School seniors celebrate with senior pranks  KRQE News 13

LOS LUNAS, N.M. (KRQE) - The season of senior pranks is upon us and students at one New Mexico high school are making sure they leave their mark.

Los Lunas sends off football team in style  KRQE News 13

LOS LUNAS, NM (KRQE) - There's a lot of excitement in the village of Los Lunas as the football team heads off to try and win its first ever 5A State Championship ...

Back to School in Los Lunas | Education |  Valencia County News Bulletin

Assistant Supervisor of curriculum and instruction Juliette Romero Benavidez, left, Superintendent Dana Sanders, center, and Assistant Supervisor of special ...

Police investigate Los Lunas High School threat  KRQE News 13

Police are investigating a threat made to Los Lunas High Thursday.

Los Lunas Police attempting to locate a Department of Corrections absconder  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — On Thursday, Oct. 11, Martin Costello fled from the New Mexico Men's Recovery Academy, located at 1000 Main St. in Los Lunas.

Tanya Sanchez takes over Los Lunas volleyball team  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — Defending New Mexico 5A state champion Los Lunas volleyball (12-7, 3-1) will finish the 2018 season with Tanya Sanchez as interim head ...

Los Lunas head coach to be inducted into New Mexico Wrestling Hall of Fame  Valencia County News Bulletin

Los Lunas High School wrestling head coach Steve Chavez has been selected as a member of the 2018 class of the New Mexico Wrestling Hall of Fame.

Prep Football Roundup | Sports  Valencia County News Bulletin

In a season opener for both squads, Los Lunas High School hosted and beat Piedra Vista 22-6. Both squads came out strong defensively with neither team ...

Former Los Lunas football star out at Michigan  KRQE News 13

Running back O'Maury Samuels has been kicked off the University of Michigan football team.

Los Lunas senior prank gets online attention  KRQE News 13

People are calling a senior prank at Los Lunas High School one of the best of 2018.

Valencia County Commission | News  Valencia County News Bulletin

Age: 49. Occupation: Current Valencia County Commissioner, District 1; 23 years Valencia County employee, six years New Mexico State. Education: Los Lunas ...

2018 High School Football Preview | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

Jaguars work on culture with new coach. +2. VHS Football Practice. Dustan Copeland | News-Bulletin photo. VHS Football Schedule. 8/24: Alamogordo (Home) ...

Journalist Teri Schultz returns to alma mater, Los Lunas HS  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — Los Lunas High School alumnus and international broadcast journalist Teri Schultz recently visited the school.

Have you heard? | Sports  Valencia County News Bulletin

Former Tiger nominated as Woman of the Year. University of Nevada alumnus and former Los Lunas basketball standout Teige Zeller was recently nominated ...

Valencia volleyball falls in home-opener | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

TOMÉ — Valencia High School volleyball lost to Chaparral in five sets (25-23, 21-25, 18-25, 25-21, 16-14) in a heartbreaking home-opener on Saturday.

Belen volleyball sweeps Highland | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

BELEN — An injury-plagued Belen High School volleyball team (3-2) swept Highland on Thursday night (25-10, 25-15, 25-9). Losing senior captains Maya ...

“The Princess Bride” by LLHS | Features |  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS—A fairy tale about a princess and her true love is the latest Los Lunas High School play and it opened last night.

Los Lunas beats Belen 6-0 in district opener | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — Los Lunas girls soccer began their district play by shutting out Belen 6-0 on Thursday evening on the Tigers' home field.

Boys soccer powers through first month of the season  Valencia County News Bulletin

Los Lunas sophomore midfielder Johnny Resendiz, 3, battles for control of the ball with a Valley defender during the Tigers' match at the APS Soccer Complex ...

Three Valencia County athletes make All-Metro softball team  Valencia County News Bulletin

The Albuquerque Journal recently released their All-Metro selections for high school softball and included three Valencia County athletes.

Los Lunas Track & Field shines in District 5-5A Meet  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — The District 5-5A Track Meet was held on Friday and Saturday at Los Lunas High School, and the home team didn't disappoint.

Valencia Views (July 5) | Features  Valencia County News Bulletin

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Magistrate Court | News  Valencia County News Bulletin

Age: 52. Occupation: Current Magistrate Judge Division 1. Education: Graduate Los Lunas High 1984; Judicial Studies Certified from National Judicial College; ...

Unsung Heroes: The Matanza Misfits | Features |  Valencia County News Bulletin

Long before the industrial revolution brought refrigeration, families in New Mexico would slaughter livestock in the winter when it would keep in icy cellars.

Student arrested for making threats to carry out school shooting  KOAT Albuquerque

Valencia County Deputies confirm both schools received threats.

Prep Roundup | Sports  Valencia County News Bulletin

Volleyball. Belen played two matches over the last week. They beat Bloomfield on Thursday in three sets (14-25, 10-25, 21-25). Junior Olivia King led the Eagles ...

District Softball Begins Strong In Valencia County | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

Valencia County softball squads gave fans a lot to be excited about as all three schools had strong performances in the first week of district play.

Valencia County teams shine at district meet | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

BELEN — The District 5-4A cross country championships were held on Friday at Belen High School, showcasing impressive individual and team performances ...

Los Lunas winners  Albuquerque Journal

LOS LUNAS – Two students from Los Lunas High School received the top honor in the yearlong Los Alamos 28th annual Supercomputing Challenge that ...

Los Lunas Schools honor local law enforcement agencies  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — Social media threats to Valencia County school districts recently quickly mobilized the collaborative efforts of local and state law enforcement ...

Valencia County athletes sign to play college sports  Valencia County News Bulletin

Several local student-athletes recently signed letters of intent to continue their education and sports career at the collegiate level.

Los Lunas wins two titles; Belen brings home three; Valencia wins one  Valencia County News Bulletin

RIO RANCHO — Two trophies and, collectively, an unprecedented overall team performance.

Local baseball teams begin district play | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

BELEN — High school baseball is in full swing as three local squads began their district games last week. Belen came out strong with a few big wins, while Los.

Softball season comes to a close | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

RIO RANCHO — The 2018 State Softball Championships were held at Cleveland High School in Rio Rancho last weekend, featuring strong performances from ...

Valencia County students show off their artistic talents in LL annual exhibit  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — The winners are in — judges of the Los Lunas Museum of Heritage and Arts fifth annual Juried Student Art Show have been narrowed down the ...

Class 5A girls: Los Lunas captures crown by beating Bloomfield  Albuquerque Journal

The hands went up from eight of them. Eight who helped win a state volleyball championship for Los Lunas High School in November. And eight who helped the ...

Los Lunas High School teacher researches Holocaust | Education  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS—The complexities of teaching English language arts to teenagers are met with literature.

Georgia Otero-Kirkham dies unexpectedly | News |  Valencia County News Bulletin

A Los Lunas Board of Education member, former Valencia County commissioner and the presumptive new commissioner for District 2 died unexpectedly ...

Prep basketball: Los Lunas father, son: same goal, but on different teams  Albuquerque Journal

It's hard to imagine there are many prep basketball households having more fun this winter than the Zellers. With the state tournament nearly upon us, there ...

2018 Summer Fun | Features  Valencia County News Bulletin

West Delgado. 966-1338. Swimming.jpg. Hours of operation. (Open seven days a week). First session: 12:30-3 p.m.. Second session: 3:15-5:45 p.m..

Deming Lady Cats fall to No. 1 Los Lunas in New Mexico state basketball playoffs  Deming Headlight

DEMING – Top-ranked Los Lunas dashed any hope of Deming High advancing to the New Mexico Girls' State Basketball Tournament by handing the Lady ...

Best of Valencia County 2018 | Business |  Valencia County News Bulletin

The Valencia County News-Bulletin is once again honored to announce the winners of the Best of Valencia County.

Belen boys beat Los Lunas in state basketball semifinals; Eagles to play in state championship  Valencia County News Bulletin

ALBUQUERQUE—Little brother punched back. After years of Los Lunas dominance, the Belen boys basketball team rallied from a 16-point deficit for a stunning ...

Ahead of big game, Los Lunas football team's iPads stolen  KOB 4

The Los Lunas High School Tigers have a big football game coming up this week, but they'll have to play it without some equipment they've come to rely on this ...

Los Lunas Schools | Education |  Valencia County News Bulletin

Students attending Los Lunas Schools can look forward to a new year of continued progress in their education, and parents can look forward to the convenience ...

Women of the Fire & Rescue Service | Features  Valencia County News Bulletin

The world of fire fighting has typically been a man's world, described as a brotherhood and sometimes viewed as a boys club.

Los Lunas and Valencia high music students get ready for All-State  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — It takes a lot of dedication, self-discipline and daily practice to make the New Mexico Music Educators Association All-State Music Festival, and ...

Los Lunas High student spreads positivity in unlikely place  KRQE News 13

LOS LUNAS, N.M. (KRQE) - Some local high schoolers are finding positivity in unlikely places and it's all thanks to a fellow student who is spreading words of ...

Q&A: House District 7 candidate LeRoy Baca  Albuquerque Journal


LLHS engineering brings home gold | News  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — There are plenty of future engineers in Valencia County and this spring, students at Los Lunas High School took state at the annual Conference ...

Los Lunas school placed on precautionary lockdown  KRQE News 13

Los Lunas High School was placed on lockdown Friday while police investigated an armed robbery near the school.

Padilla to retire from LLHS; Abney ready to take reins  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — After eight years at Los Lunas High School, Principal Dan Padilla is retiring this spring, and a new principal, Robert Abney, will start in mid ...

Man accused of breaking security guard's nose in Los Lunas  KRQE News 13

Police are on the hunt for a man behind a scary attack in Los Lunas.

Nail-Biter On Senior Night | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

BELEN — Belen High School escaped with a victory on senior night with a 7-6 win over Los Lunas.

Mariachi Holiday Concert to benefit LLHS band | Arts & Entertainment |  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — Whether you grew up listening to mariachi music or are hearing it for the very first time, there is nothing more exciting than the sound of the.

Former Tigers' assistant opens indoor soccer arena | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — Valencia County has a lot of options for youths interested in sports. However, outside of the American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO), there ...

Los Lunas opens season strong with 2-0 start  KOB 4

J.P. Murrieta September 05, 2017 10:35 PM. LOS LUNAS, N.M. -- The Los Lunas High School football team is off to a good start this season. Winners of their first ...

Los Lunas Museum of Heritage & Arts | Features |  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — Near the heart of the original Los Lunas settlement, under the water tower at Main Street and Luna Avenue, a historic building houses the Los ...

Police search for woman who robbed Los Lunas gas station  KRQE News 13

Los Lunas Police are looking for a pint-sized crook who robbed a local gas station.

Los Lunas High School students delivering shoes to needy children  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS -- The Los Lunas High School *service* learning class is providing “shoes from Santa” this Christmas for the most disadvantaged students at Los ...

The Hub Community Theatre takes the stage for first time  Valencia County News Bulletin

BELEN — Homegrown entertainment brings a community together and that's exactly what the new Hub Community Theatre aims to do.

Belen shuts out St. Pius X, sits atop 5A District 5  Valencia County News Bulletin

BELEN — Eagle fans are all smiles after Belen High School's baseball team (17-4) solidified their place as the top team in 5A District 5 with a 3-0 win over St.

Most Los Lunas school grades improve | Education |  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — The state Public Education Department released school grades last week and Los Lunas Schools has a lot to celebrate; it raised letter grades at ...

Los Lunas municipal elections | News |  Valencia County News Bulletin

Age: 66. Occupation: Manager, Heritage Title of Valencia County. Education: Graduate University of New Mexico, BS in history. Previous elected offices: ...

Five finalists named for Los Lunas football position  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS – The Los Lunas Schools released the names of the five finalists for the vacant Los Lunas High School head football coach position on Friday.

LLHS alumni petitions to have gym named for the late Nick Madrid  Valencia County News Bulletin

If love is a verb, as former Los Lunas High School athletic coach Nicasio “Nick” Madrid has said, then perhaps it is a sacred sport in which he was the coach.

District 5-5A golf championship honors and showcases local talent  Valencia County News Bulletin

ALBUQUERQUE — The District 5-5A Golf Championship was held on Monday at the Los Altos Golf Course in Albuquerque, featuring honors for several local ...

Paul Moya says economic, education experience needed in office  Albuquerque Journal

After growing up on an alfalfa farm and graduating from Los Lunas High School, Paul Moya left home t ...

Dentist returns to Los Lunas to practice | Business |  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — Not all the sons and daughters of Valencia County leave after graduating college to find work. Some, like native Jonathan James Aragon, leave ...

Los Lunas voters approve school bond | Education |  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — The Los Lunas Schools administration is grateful voters have re-approved the general obligation bond because that's how they fund construction ...

On Deck (8/3/17) | Sports  Valencia County News Bulletin

LLS All-Sports Passes: All-Sports Passes for all Los Lunas Schools sporting events are on sale until August 23, 2017 at the LLS Athletic Department at 32 Sun ...

Rams girls fall in Los Lunas, then to Volcano Vista  Rio Rancho Observer

Junior guard Laura Gutierrez left the Los Lunas High School gym holding an ice bag to her head.

Students suspended after riding horses to school  KRQE News 13

Two high school students were suspended on Thursday for riding up to campus at Los Lunas High School on horses.

Los Lunas’ Samuels set to sign with Michigan  Albuquerque Journal

Wednesday, O'maury Samuels officially becomes a Wolverine. The start of the signing period will be commemorated all over the state today, with dozens of prep ...

LLPD Chief Gurule recognized | Features |  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — Los Lunas Police Chief Naithan Gurule was one of 40 recipients worldwide to receive the 2018 “40 Under 40” award from the International ...

Prep football: O’maury Samuels’ rise quick, calculated  Albuquerque Journal

LOS LUNAS — The story of O'maury Samuels' rise to national prominence begins innocently, with the click of a computer mouse. The attachment being shipped ...

Spirit Stick Playoffs Week 1  KRQE News 13

Make your pick in the first week of the Spirit Stick Playoffs!

Summer activities around the county | Features  Valencia County News Bulletin

Opening Tuesday, May 30. Pool hours: Seven days per week. First session: 12:30-3 p.m.. Second session: 3:15-5:45 p.m.. Third session: 6:30-8:30 p.m..

Youth Across New Mexico Advocate for Tobacco-Free Schools  KRWG

SANTA FE, NM – Youth leaders at nine schools across New Mexico are hosting 'Kick Butts Day' events Wednesday to raise awareness about their schools'

HS volleyball: Rounding up Class 1A-5A state championships  Albuquerque Journal

RIO RANCHO — The Los Lunas High School volleyball team was down two sets Saturday afternoon to a team it hadn't beaten all season. The Tigers also ...

Summer Sports Camps | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

Junior Golf Camp: Tierra del Sol Golf Club in Rio Communities will be hosting a Junior Golf Camp for youth golfers age 6 through 17 every Tuesday and ...

Student section | Education  Valencia County News Bulletin

Amy S. Buesing, director of the UNM/NMSU Cooperative Pharmacy Program, announced that Merissa Begay, of Los Lunas, has met the admission criteria and ...

Jaguars grind out win over Los Lunas | Sports  Santa Fe New Mexican

The Capital Jaguars have seen physical teams, but then there are the Los Lunas Tigers.

Los Lunas Homecoming Court | Features  Valencia County News Bulletin

The Los Lunas High School Homecoming Court was crowned last week. Pictured, from left, are second runner up King Michael Freeman, senior; second runner ...

Riggins Returns to Pojoaque Baseball | Sports  Rio Grande Sun

Former Pojoaque Valley High School baseball coach, Robert Riggins, was hired to return to lead the Elks in 2019.

Summer Fun in Valencia County | Features  Valencia County News Bulletin

Los Lunas High School swimming pool. Hours of operation. Monday-Friday. Session 1: 12:30-3:15 p.m.. Session 2: 3:30-6:15 p.m.. Tuesday and Thursday family ...

LL students did well | Education  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — Nearly every school in the Los Lunas school district increased student proficiency in English language arts and math, according to the 2016 ...

Meet Miss Native ENMU 2018-19  ENMU News

"It is a great honor to be Miss Native ENMU and not only to represent my University and Tribe, but all Native Americans. This title has helped me to celebrate my ...

State Court of Appeals  Albuquerque Journal

APPEALS COURT POSITION ONE. French. NAME: Stephen G. French. POLITICAL PARTY: Republican; OCCUPATION: New Mexico Court of Appeals Judge ...

Students to attend leadership camp | Features  Valencia County News Bulletin

LOS LUNAS — Two Los Lunas High School student leaders will have the opportunity to attend RYLA, a leadership camp sponsored by Rotary District No.

Trio of county athletes sign to play college soccer, softball  Valencia County News Bulletin

A trio of Valencia County athletes recently signed their national letters of intent to play college soccer and softball. Current seniors Deanna Zamora of Los Lunas ...

Metro prep athlete of the year: Los Lunas’ Jordan Holland  Albuquerque Journal

Everything about Jordan Holland screams late bloomer. It wasn't until she arrived at Los Lunas High School that she began to sprout, physically. "She was short ...

Boxing: LLHS classmates to square off  Albuquerque Journal

Thursday afternoon at the Convention Center, two Albuquerque boys fought for a USA Boxing regional t ...

Michigan RB commit O'Maury Samuels goes from overlooked to national leader

Samuels provided a peek at his potential at Nike's The Opening regional in Dallas on March 13 when his workout resulted in nation-leading rating of 142.41.

Reed takes over LLHS baseball program | Sports |  Valencia County News Bulletin

Shawn Reed says he was impressed the first time he worked as a coach with baseball players from Los Lunas High School.

Bosque Farms Community Fair to be held this weekend  Valencia County News Bulletin

BOSQUE FARMS — The first Bosque Farms Community Fair got its start 79 years ago, with a kingly sum of $14.11 to fund the venture. After cash prizes were ...

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