Torrance recommends Barela for Senate

After more than hour of public comments at a special meeting on March 18, the Torrance County Commission re-confirmed its decision to forward Ted Barela as its recommendation to fill the District 39 Senate position vacated by Phil Griego.

Want it? Print it!

Spools of plastic cord were turned into small sculptures via 3-D printer at the Edgewood Community Library last Thursday. Plastic is one of several kinds of materials that can be used for 3-D printing. Others include metal, concrete, sand and human tissue.

Ex-mayor suggested for Senate

The Torrance County Commission voted unanimously in a hastily organized meeting March 15 to recommend the governor appoint former Estancia mayor Ted Barela to the open state Senate District 39 seat.

Peaceful protest

About 150 Moriarty High School students walked out of class after the first bell Monday in protest of the Partnership for Readiness of College and Career exam.