<![CDATA[Deming Radio - HOMETOWN HAPPENINGS]]>Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:40:51 -0700Weebly<![CDATA[Hometown Happenings - Deming Helping Hand Comodities]]>Sat, 06 Feb 2016 05:42:34 GMThttp://www.demingradio.com/hometown-happenings/hometown-happenings-deming-helping-hand-comoditiesPicture
Distribution of Commodities for the general public will be held Thursday, February 18, at 3801 Raymond Reed blvd.  Distribution will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. or until the food is gone.
Recipients will need to bring a picture ID and a current utility bill or other proof of your current address.  You must show documentation or you will not receive food.
If you are picking up for someone else, you will need to bring a note of authorization and all of the above for that person.    
For information call Deming Helping Hand at 546-2558.

<![CDATA[Deming Public Schools Calendar 2016-2017 ]]>Thu, 04 Feb 2016 12:57:54 GMThttp://www.demingradio.com/hometown-happenings/deming-public-schools-calendar-2016-2017]]><![CDATA[Red Mountain Middle School Plans Valentine’s Day Carnival]]>Mon, 01 Feb 2016 02:32:23 GMThttp://www.demingradio.com/hometown-happenings/red-mountain-middle-school-plans-valentines-day-carnivalPicturePictured above (L to R): Mario Mendez, Mrs. Pottorff, Precious Calanchi
(Deming) - Red Mountain Middle School is planning a Valentine Carnival for Friday, February 5, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00PM. 

This carnival will benefit the Enrichment Students planning a trip to Washington, D.C. in May. 

Many family-oriented games and activities are planned; a jumping balloon, putt-putt golf, cake/book walk, bowling, face painting, photo booth, Frisbee throw, and more.

The concession stand will be selling pizza, hot dogs and more. 

​Please come out with the family for an evening of food and fun!  

<![CDATA[Hometown Happenings - Deming High School Weekly Announcements ]]>Mon, 01 Feb 2016 01:09:11 GMThttp://www.demingradio.com/hometown-happenings/hometown-happenings-deming-high-school-weekly-announcementsVALENTINE’S DAY PROCEDURES
Deming High School will accept deliveries for Valentine’s Day, Thursday, February 11, 2016.
The following procedures will be followed:
Deliveries will only be accepted from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at the outside double doors of the Hofacket campus gym . We will begin announcing ticket numbers for delivery pick up at 1:52 p.m. during 6th hour.
Any clubs or organizations selling candy grams or any other items will be responsible for delivering these items. They cannot be dropped off at the Hofacket campus gym for delivery.
Individual students that bring gifts will be responsible for delivering they gift; please do not bring these items to the gym.
Staff members; please assist us in directing all deliveries to the Hofacket campus gym between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. We are asking that you not accept any deliveries in your areas.
Faculty, parents, and community members:
Please use the NEW parent parking spaces located immediately outside of the Hofacket campus gym on this date.

 Monday, February 8 – Thursday, February 11- WNMU week- Details will be e-mailed from Mrs. Perales.
 Monday, February 8- SCA testing will begin- Math, English, Science- 9 th and 10th grade. Tuesday, Feb.
 Wednesday, February 10- Senior pictures- Auditorium. Details will be e-mailed out by Ms. Jones.
 Wednesday, February 10- 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.- A Day in the PARCC- In math and English classrooms. Modified schedule. There will be no 3rd hour on this date, 2nd hour will be extended.
 Thursday, February 11- 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.- Valentine’s Day deliveries will be accepted at Hofacket Gym from Florists and parents. Student numbers will be called down during 6th and 7th hour.
 Friday, February 12- In-service Day- no students.
 Monday, February 15- Presidents Day- no students or staff.  Monday, February 15- Aggie Experience Day- Juniors or seniors that are interested in attending please see Mrs. Perales for more information.
 Thursday, February 18- 8:30 .m.-9:30 a.m.-NM Tech will be meeting with juniors and seniors interested in NM Tech in Socorro, NM.
 Monday, February 22- Parent Teacher Conference/No Students  Wednesday, February 24- The University of New Mexico located in Albuquerque, NM will be here at 10:00 a.m. in Mrs. Perales office to meet with any interested juniors or seniors.
 Friday, February 26- End of 4th grading period.
<![CDATA[Anti-Bullying Live Action Show Presents “The Turtles” in Lordsburg]]>Sat, 30 Jan 2016 05:05:26 GMThttp://www.demingradio.com/hometown-happenings/anti-bullying-live-action-show-presents-the-turtles-in-lordsburg
            Guardian Anti-Bullying Live Action Show Presents “The Turtles” in Lordsburg
Everyone has dealt with bullying in some form or fashion while growing up. The Hidalgo County Sheriff’s Office/ D.A.R.E., recognizes that bullying continuous to be an issue in our communities and they want to help put an end to it.
On Saturday, February 20, 2016 the Sheriff’s Office/ D.A.R.E will be teaming up with the Anti-Bullying Campaign towards prevention efforts against bullying. Xtreme Force Live Action will be presenting “The Turtles” at the Central School in Lordsburg. This is an event for the whole family.
The show is full of martial arts action and has a powerful anti-bullying message. The performers are some of the top martial artists in the country and bring talent, comedy, and a positive message to the stage.
HCSO are extremely grateful towards our sponsors: City of Lordsburg, Lordsburg/ Hidalgo County Chamber of Commerce, McDonald’s of Lordsburg, Days Inn of Lordsburg, Valero Corner Store, and the Lordsburg Public Schools for their continuous support. For more information regarding the event, please contact Maria Sanchez or Edgar Gomez to (575) 542- 3833.
General Admission Tickets will be available for purchase at the Sheriff’s Office and the Chamber of Commerce. There will be two shows to choose from, the first beginning at 2pm and 6pm. General Admission cost will be $8 for youth (ages 2-12) and $10 for adults (ages 13 and up). Tickets for Meet/ Greet and Exclusive VIP, will only be available to purchase online. Seating will be limited. 
<![CDATA[Hometown Happenings - Deming's Night Out]]>Thu, 28 Jan 2016 01:55:54 GMThttp://www.demingradio.com/hometown-happenings/hometown-happenings-demings-night-out]]><![CDATA[Deming School Board set to Decide on Calendar Change]]>Wed, 27 Jan 2016 18:18:28 GMThttp://www.demingradio.com/hometown-happenings/deming-school-board-set-to-decide-on-calendar-changeDeming School Board members will decide the calendar of the 2016-2017 school year at their regular monthly meeting this Thursday. 

Anyone with input on the calendar – or who is interested in finding out more about the proposed change to an extended calendar which limits the students’ summer break in exchange for additional breaks through the school year – is encouraged to attend. 

​The meeting is set to begin at 5 p.m. this Thursday, January 28th, in the board room of the 
Emmett Shockley Administration Building, 400 Cody Road.]]>
<![CDATA[Deming High School Announcements - Week of January 25, 2016]]>Mon, 25 Jan 2016 01:08:25 GMThttp://www.demingradio.com/hometown-happenings/deming-high-school-announcements-week-of-january-25-2016Picture
  • ACCESS testing- We will begin our ACCESS testing this Tuesday, please refer to the lists posted on the main campus and Hofacket campus library windows for testing locations and date of testing. Each student will only test one morning, not all 3 mornings.
  • Junior Humane Society students and any other interested students: We will be meeting this Friday at lunch at the main campus library conference room. We will also be volunteering this Saturday at the Animal Shelter at 11:00 a.m.
  • Friday, Feb. 5- Dona Ana Community College from Las Cruces, NM will be here from 8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in Mrs. Perales office to meet with any interested juniors or seniors.
  • Juniors or seniors that are interested in attending Aggie Experience Day on Monday, February 15, 2016, please see Mrs. Perales for more information.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 24- The University of New Mexico located in Albuquerque, NM will be here at 10:00 a.m. in Mrs. Perales office to meet with any interested juniors or seniors.
This week:
7:00 a.m.- ACT prep class- FIRST DAY!- Mr. Wibe- 4- Jan. 25- Feb. 5
6:30 p.m.- Mandatory Spring sports parent meeting- Main Campus Gym
ALL DAY- Skills USA - CTSO Legislation Day at the Roundhouse, in Santa Fe, NM
ACCESS for ELLs (online)-English and Foreign Lang.-
Gasper Lozano- P-4
Nelva Jones- Main 60
Kristy Hays - Hof 43
Kim Sanchez- P-5
10:30 a.m.- UNM camp- Mrs. Perales’ office
1:00 p.m.- National Guard visit- Mrs. Perales' office
4:00 p.m./5:30 p.m./7:00 p.m.- 9/JV/Varsity Boys Basketball vs *Onate- HOME
4:00 p.m./5:30 p.m./7:00 p.m.- 9/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball vs *Onate- AWAY
ACCESS for ELLs (online)-English and Foreign Lang.-
Cynthia Williams- Hof 43
Graces Flores- Hof 44
Katherine Jaramillo- Hof 25
ACCESS for ELLs (online)-English and Foreign Lang.-
Dion Wilcox- P-4
Angeli Moore-P-5
Lee Roberts- Main 60
5:00 p.m.-School Board meeting-Central Office
6:00 p.m.- JV/Varsity Wrestling vs Gadsden Duals- HOME
4:00 p.m./5:30 p.m./7:00 p.m.- 9/JV/Varsity Boys Basketball vs. *Mayfield- AWAY
4:00 p.m./5:30 p.m./7:00 p.m.- 9/JV/Varsity Girls Basketball vs. *Mayfield- HOME
9:00 a.m.- JV/Varsity Wrestling @ District Duals-Mayfield- AWAY
11:00 a.m .- Volunteer at Animal Shelter- Junior Humane Society
ALL DAY- JROTC- Border Cup Match- Del Valle, El Paso
Scholarship opportunities:
The New Mexico Activities and Athletic Association has 4 scholarships for high school seniors available. Those that participate in an activity or athletics and have a 3.0 GPA can come by Mrs. Perales’ office to get more information. The deadline is TODAY, MONDAY, JAN. 25.
The NM Coalition of Educational Leaders- Students that plan on becoming teachers, counselors or school business officials; must have a 3.0 GPA-deadline is Monday, Feb. 1- Please see Mrs. Perales for application.
Seniors and Graduating juniors:  The Columbus Electric Cooperative Scholarship is now available.  If your family receives their electricity from Columbus Electric you may qualify.  Please come by to see Mrs. Perales for the application.  The application is due to Mrs. Perales by Friday, Feb. 19.
Senior females- The Rachel Herrera Scholarship is open to females that have a 3.25 GPA and are very active in the community.  The application can be found on the high school web site under local scholarships.  The deadline is Friday, April 15, 2016.

<![CDATA[Red Mountain Middle School VALENTINE'S   Day Carnival ]]>Thu, 21 Jan 2016 03:20:08 GMThttp://www.demingradio.com/hometown-happenings/red-mountain-middle-school-valentines-day-carnivalRed Mountain Middle School will be having a VALENTINE'S   Day Carnival on February  5th from 5 until 8:00 p.m. in the cafeteria.

The carnival will provide the community with fun while also giving students the opportunity to earn money for their trip to Washington DC and Philadelphia this spring.

​Tickets will be sold at the door. Please come join us for this fun evening.
<![CDATA[Hometown Happenings:  Deming Arts Council February 2016 Show]]>Mon, 18 Jan 2016 01:05:13 GMThttp://www.demingradio.com/hometown-happenings/hometown-happenings-deming-arts-council-february-2016-show]]>