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Farmington's Poppin John hoping for wildcard on NBC's World of Dance  KOB

There is still hope for New Mexico dancer, Poppin John, to advance to the finale of NBC's World of Dance competition.

Former New Mexico State baseball player honored during Walk to Defeat ALS  Las Cruces Sun-News

Former New Mexico State baseball player Todd Watkins was diagnosed with ALS in January. On Saturday he was recognized by the Aggies during an ALS ...

Teen boys from Farmington face burglary, weapons charges  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — Several teen boys taken into custody Thursday by Farmington police officers are facing a variety of charges related to an alleged burglary and ...

Grant provides for redesigned curriculum at Farmington school  Farmington Daily Times

Rocinante High School will receive up to $600000 to develop and implement a "bold" curriculum redesign plan.

Farmington High School choir students work hard to pursue big dreams  KOB

Throughout the school year, these students come together to practice and enhance their singing performance.

Final work underway on new Farmington High School project  Farmington Daily Times

The final work is being completed on the $75 million Farmington High School project more than six years after the project was first envisioned.

'The Voice' winner Chevel Shepherd welcomed home with rally at Farmington High School  Farmington Daily Times

Thousands of people turned out to greet 'The Voice' winner Chevel Shepherd upon her return to Farmington.

Farmington High alum will compete on NBC-TV's 'World of Dance'  Farmington Daily Times

John Austin will be competing for a grand prize of $1 million when the "World of Dance" TV series kicks off its third season later this month.

After nearby shooting, Farmington HS football game goes on lockdown  USA TODAY High School Sports

Three teenagers were injured by a shooting at a nearby park, prompting Farmington High School to puts its football game on lockdown.

Farmington High School student recounts triumphant 'The Voice' performance  Farmington Daily Times

Chevel Shepherd advanced to the next found of competition after her smash performance on "The Voice" on Monday.

Farmington High grad Poppin' John Austin makes splash on NBC dance series  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — Farmington native John Austin's debut on the NBC-TV reality series "World of Dance" tonight was a successful one, as the Farmington High ...

Three boys injured in shooting at Farmington's Brookside Park  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — Several shots were fired and three boys were injured during an incident at Brookside Park tonight, leading the Farmington Police Department ...

Aztec mayor could throw his hat into the ring for the Congressional District 3 seat  Farmington Daily Times

Victor Snover has been a controversial figure as the Aztec mayor. Now he is exploring a run for the Congressional District 3 seat.

Isham Dental Smile Protector of The Week: Farmington High School  KRQE News 13

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) - Isham Dental Smile Protector of The Week: Farmington High School. This week's winner of the Isham Dental Smile Protector ...

Old Tibbetts Middle School property up for sale  Farmington Daily Times

The old Tibbetts Middle School property which first housed Farmington High School and San Juan College could soon be on the market for a new owner.

More than 400 students graduate from Farmington, Shiprock high schools  Farmington Daily Times

More than 420 more high school received their diplomas last night in the Four Corners, as Farmington and Shiprock high schools hosted graduation ceremonies ...

New Mexico’s Chevel Shepherd won ‘The Voice.' Here’s a look at her victory  Farmington Daily Times

Farmington High School junior Chevel Shepherd was named the winner Tuesday night of Season 15 of "The Voice."

Calendar  Farmington Daily Times

"The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease," a free public presentation by the New Mexico Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, will be delivered at 10 a.m. Thursday ...

Senate measure honors Farmington's Chevel Shepherd for 'The Voice' win  Farmington Daily Times

The bill was sponsored by Steve Neville and Bill Sharer, both of San Juan County.

PED seeks to revoke Aztec superintendent's licenses  Farmington Daily Times

The state is seeking to revoke the licenses of Aztec Superintendent Kirk Carpenter for not reporting sexual misconduct incidents involving a teacher.

Education secretary celebrates success of three Farmington schools  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — A tour of three Farmington elementary schools by the New Mexico education secretary earlier this week gave the schools' staff members and ...

Farmington's Chevel Shepherd ready for another round on 'The Voice'  Farmington Daily Times

A Farmington High School junior is one of the final 13 contestants on the NBC's "The Voice."

Suspect arrested in Brookside Park shooting  Farmington Daily Times

The suspect in the shooting of two teens at Brookside Park earlier this month has been arrested by police in Colorado.

Farmington Welcomes Home New Teenage Winner of 'The Voice'  U.S. News & World Report

FARMINGTON, N.M. (AP) — A celebration in Farmington is set for Saturday to welcome the winner of NBC's "The Voice" back to her hometown.

Farmington planning big homecoming for ‘Voice’ winner  Albuquerque Journal

Farmington will host a welcome home party for Chevel Shepherd on Saturday. The 16-year-old Farmington High School student was named the winner of NBC's ...

Old Tibbetts Middle School property no longer up for sale  Farmington Daily Times

The old Tibbetts Middle School property is no up for sell after district officials heard pleas from the City of Farmington and community members.

Farmington Habitat for Humanity chapter acquires lots in Aztec neighborhood  Farmington Daily Times

Tres Rios Habitat for Humanity volunteer and former board member Frank Hayes takes a look around one of the three lots the organization recently purchased in ...

Farmington unanimously passes Second Amendment preservation resolution  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — The City of Farmington unanimously passed a resolution declaring it a Second Amendment Preservation City in reaction to gun control ...

Man armed with shotgun accused of trying to enter school  Farmington Daily Times

A Farmington man is accused of attempting to enter a Farmington elementary school armed with a shotgun.

Farmington, PV earn two first-place prizes at state competition  Farmington Daily Times

Farmington Municipal School District choirs brought home two first-place prizes from the New Mexico Activities Association after the state choir contest in Rio ...

Farmington High grad taking over boys basketball program  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON – Farmington High School looked to its past for its next head boys basketball coach, hiring Jay Collins as its new leader, Farmington Municipal ...

School district, college pursue plans to purchase Hilcorp building  Farmington Daily Times

Farmington schools and San Juan College have started the process to possibly purchase the vacant Hilcorp building on 30th Street.

Chevel Shepherd concert planned Jan. 26 at Farmington Civic Center  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — City officials expect to announce details of a Chevel Shepherd concert at the Farmington Civic Center early next week, but they confirmed ...

2 students killed, shooter dead after Aztec High School shooting  Farmington Daily Times

AZTEC — Two Aztec High School students were shot to death Thursday morning by a gunman who later died at the scene, county authorities said. Senior Casey ...

Immigrant family living in Farmington faces uncertain future over stalled visa application  Farmington Daily Times

Mauricio Espinal and his family could be forced to return to their home country of Honduras in June after spending the last five years in Farmington.

Vandals break into new Farmington High School building  KRQE News 13

FARMINGTON, N.M. (KRQE) - Students haven't even had the chance to use it and already vandals hit a new high school building in Farmington. Crews with ...

Farmington student arrested for making weapons in welding class  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — Two Farmington schools were placed on lockdown this morning when a juvenile male accused of making two weapons in welding class at the ...

Farmington plans to return commercial air service to Four Corners Regional Airport  Farmington Daily Times

Farmington hopes upgrades at the Four Corners Regional Airport will attract commercial airlines to Farmington. One airline is already interested.

Stayin' alive: Chevel Shepherd makes top 11 on 'The Voice'  Farmington Daily Times

Farmington's Chevel Shepherd took another step toward winning the title on "The Voice" on Tuesday's program.

Here's how capital outlay funds will be used in San Juan County  Farmington Daily Times

State funding will for various infrastructure of projects in San Juan County and Navajo Nation.

Farmington girl hopes to parlay 'The Voice' success into Nashville career  Farmington Daily Times

Farmington's Chevel Shepherd is adjusting to life as a celebrity and is optimistic about her future and her dreams to become a country music star.

Local students earn citizenship awards from DAR chapter  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — Several local high school students have received Good Citizen awards from the Desert Gold Chapter of the Daughters of the American ...

Farmington buzzing with excitement after hometown singer wins The Voice  KOB

Meg Hilling December 19, 2018 05:21 PM. FARMINGTON, N.M.— Chevel Shepherd's hometown of Farmington couldn't be more proud of The Voice winner.

Police arrest new Farmington High School building vandalism suspect  KRQE News 13

Police have arrested the man they say vandalized a brand new high school.

Bomb squad examines suspicious device at San Juan College, reopens building  Farmington Daily Times

A building at San Juan College was evacuated then reopened this morning after police investigated a suspicious device.

Chevel Shepherd makes 'The Voice' cut, moves to final 10  Carlsbad Current-Argus

Chevel Shepherd advanced to top 10 after performing on Monday's show, when she sang a cover of the song "Space Cowboy" by Kacey Musgraves.

Daniels Fund surprises NM students with scholarships  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Charitable foundation has distributed $103 million in grants and scholarships to students in New Mexico, Colorado, Utah and ...

Cost of Farmington water park has increased to $8.2 million  Farmington Daily Times

Farmington officials say recent tariffs have increased the cost of building the Bisti Bay Water Park.

Farmington Police Department blotter for April 18  Farmington Daily Times

This is a digest of *service* calls performed by the Farmington Police Department.

Popular annual luminarias displays set this weekend in Farmington  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — As the director of student activities at San Juan College, Amanda Robles oversees a wide variety of projects on campus each year. But the ...

Majority of FHS construction finished; students and staff move in for spring semester  Farmington Daily Times

Farmington High School students will move into the school's new building when they return from winter break on Jan. 8. Staff will prepare their new classrooms ...

Graduation ceremonies held throughout Four Corners this week  Farmington Daily Times

High school seniors throughout the Four Corners will celebrate finishing high school this week in graduation ceremonies.

Farmington teen advances to live shows on 'The Voice'  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON – Hometown fans of 16-year-old singer Chevel Shepherd didn't have long to wait before seeing her win her Knockout Round against Team Kelly ...

Lifelong educator plans presentation for historical society in Aztec  Farmington Daily Times

Carol Cloer will talk about "The Gem in Our Own Backyard: The Navajo Reservation" on Wednesday in Aztec.

Cost of new Farmington High School could grow  Farmington Daily Times

The Farmington Municipal School District's contribution to the project could increase by about $3.5 million.

Packed house cheers on NBC's 'The Voice' winner Chevel Shepherd as she gives free concert  Farmington Daily Times

The audience stood and applauded as Chevel Shepherd took the Farmington Civic Center stage tonight and sang for an appreciative hometown crowd.

Farmington police blotter for Jan. 24  Farmington Daily Times

Below is a digest of *service* calls performed by the Farmington Police Department.

Farmington schools continue to fare well in state grading system  Farmington Daily Times

Farmington's climb to the top of the academic heap of the largest districts in the state has taken place over the last six years.

24 scarily fun Halloween events for Four Corners kids and adults  Farmington Daily Times

A Halloween party takes place from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Smiles 4 Kids Dentistry for Children, 4337 E. Main St., Suite 205, in Farmington. The event includes ...

Farmington's Chevel Shepherd rocked out on The Voice  KOB

Farmington High School student Chevel Shepherd performed on Monday night on The Voice.

'Voice' winner adjusts to newfound fame as she returns to New Mexico  Santa Fe New Mexican

Chevel Shepherd's return to normalcy begins with catching up on two months of missed work in English and science classes at Farmington High School.

Crowd turns out for 'The Voice' contestant Chevel Shepherd at Civic Center party  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — Several hundred supporters filled the Civic Center tonight to cheer on Farmington High School junior Chevel Shepherd as she fought again to ...

Investigation into Friday's shooting at Brookside Park continues  Farmington Daily Times

Farmington Police are still investigating Friday's shooting at Brookside Park, and they plan to have a larger presence at Friday's football game.

‘The Voice’ finale: Farmington teenager emerges victorious  The Durango Herald

On Tuesday night, 16-year-old country singer Chevel Shepherd of Farmington was crowned the champion of “The Voice” Season 15; she's now the proud owner ...

Contest allows youth to win annual pass to Bisti Bay at Brookside Park  Farmington Daily Times

Farmington is challenging local kids to create the new mascot for the new Bisti Bay at Brookside Park waterpark.

Farmington police blotter for Jan. 6  Farmington Daily Times

Below is a digest of *service* calls performed by the Farmington Police Department.

NM teen hits the big stage tonight  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Chevel Shepherd vows 'to give it my best' on NBC's 'The Voice'

Suspects in separate cases each face 7th DWI charge  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — Two suspects in separate cases each are accused of their seventh DWI charge after being arrested by Farmington police this month.

Renovations planned at Farmington elementary school  Farmington Daily Times

Country Club Elementary School will have systems and security improvements and renovations after the Farmington Municipal School District School Board ...

NM teen advances on ‘The Voice’  Albuquerque Journal

On Tuesday night, Chevel Shepherd found out her fate on NBC's "The Voice." And the news was out of this world. The 16-year-old Farmington High School ...

Women veterans honored at event in Shiprock  Farmington Daily Times

The event was designed to recognize female veterans and help them learn about resources available from the state and tribe.

Class of 2017 graduates at Farmington High School  Farmington Daily Times

The Farmington High School Class of 2017 graduated tonight at Ricketts Park.

San Juan County Commission appoints new county manager  Farmington Daily Times

AZTEC — San Juan County Commission Chairwoman Margaret McDaniel teared up Tuesday as she thanked outgoing County Executive Officer Kim Carpenter ...

Farmington's Chevel Shepherd advances to the final 8 on 'The Voice'  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — Farmington teenager Chevel Shepherd proved to be an audience favorite once again, earning enough online votes to advance to the final ...

Farmington teen makes final four of ‘The Voice’  Albuquerque Journal

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Chevel Shepherd sang her heart out during Monday's broadcast of “The Voice.” The performance and the votes would determine who ...

Two men accused of burglarizing garage in La Plata  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — Two men are accused of burglarizing a garage near La Plata with one of the suspects accused of stealing more than $14,000 in property, ...

Farmington teen wows 'The Voice' crowd in live show tonight  Farmington Daily Times

Chevel Shepherd of Farmington wowed the judges and crowd tonight as the Farmington High junior performed in her first live round on NBC's “The Voice.”

Chevel Shepherd is back for another round in NBC's 'The Voice' competition Monday  Farmington Daily Times

Fans of Chevel Shepherd will be close to their TV screens Monday night when the Farmington High junior is back on NBC TV's “The Voice” competition.

Demolition starts on old Tibbetts Middle School campus  Farmington Daily Times

The demolition has started on the old Tibbetts Middle School campus, tearing down a school built more than 75 years ago.

Hundreds graduate from Bloomfield, CYB, Kirtland Central, Aztec  Farmington Daily Times

Several hundred more high school seniors from across the Four Corners received their diplomas in graduation ceremonies on Friday.

Shiprock man convicted of stabbing brother to death  Farmington Daily Times

A Shiprock man pleaded guilty to stabbing his brother to death during a drunken argument last October.

Farmington man accused of vehicle theft from car dealership  Farmington Daily Times

A Farmington man with four pending cases in San Juan County magistrate courts is accused of stealing and retaining a vehicle from a car dealership.

San Juan County Commission to proclaim Chevel Shepherd Week  Albuquerque Journal

FARMINGTON -- The San Juan County Commission is scheduled to proclaim Chevel Shepherd Week when it meets at 4 p.m. Thursday at the county ...

Fruitland resident makes cowboy hat for President Trump  Farmington Daily Times

A Fruitland resident this summer will give President Trump a cowboy hat he made to show his support for the president.

Graduates from Career Prep, Rocinante, Vista Nueva celebrated  Farmington Daily Times

More than 140 seniors in Aztec, Farmington and Shiprock received their high school diplomas in graduation ceremonies on Tuesday evening.

New early college high school opens in Farmington  Farmington Daily Times

San Juan College High School opened on Monday, giving students a chance to graduate with a high school diploma and an associate degree.

Energy Transition Act heads to Senate floor, but carbon capture study not included  Farmington Daily Times

If it passes the Senate, the Energy Transition Act will go to the House of Representatives. The bill seeks to move the state away from fossil fuels.

Sierra Club, local leaders face off in PRC case  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — The New Mexico Public Regulation Commission is two weeks away from announcing whether it will accept the Public *Service* Company of ...

Two San Juan County men sentenced in federal court  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — Two San Juan County men were sentenced in Albuquerque federal court in separate cases last week, one for selling firearms as a convicted ...

Construction on U.S. Highway 64 will reduce lanes for two years  Farmington Daily Times

Construction will reduce the number of lanes on U.S. Highway 64 as crews widen the road to three lanes each direction.

Farmington woman faces additional drug trafficking charge  Farmington Daily Times

FARMINGTON — A Farmington woman is accused of possessing methamphetamine with intent to distribute after she allegedly hid the drug in a hospital gown.

Farmington recognizes state champions  Farmington Daily Times

Mayor Nate Duckett declared Tuesday as State Championship Day and presented proclamations to each champion team as well as individual state champions.

Aztec moves forward on medical marijuana ordinance  Farmington Daily Times

AZTEC — While the state legalized medical marijuana in 2007, the city of Aztec has never had an ordinance in place detailing where medical marijuana ...

Farmington police blotter for Nov. 29  Farmington Daily Times

Below is a digest of *service* calls performed by the Farmington Police Department.

Farmington police blotter for Oct. 19  Farmington Daily Times

Below is a digest of *service* calls performed by the Farmington Police Department.

Man accused of multiple felony charges gets plea deal  Farmington Daily Times

A man accused of five felony charges for forging a signature on real estate paperwork and disposing of property has agreed to a plea agreement.

Winter storm brings in the new year for Farmington  Farmington Daily Times

A winter storm warning was in effect for a large portion of the state today. It warns of reduced visibility and bitterly cold temperatures.

Four more early voting locations open Saturday in San Juan County  Farmington Daily Times

About three percent of the registered San Juan County voters cast ballots between Oct. 9 and Oct. 18, according to the secretary of state's office.

Aztec man accused of battering victim with tire iron  Farmington Daily Times

An Aztec man is accused of attacking a man with a tire iron and pointing a handgun at the alleged victim, stating he was going to kill him.

'The Voice' winner Chevel Shepherd to perform at governor's inauguration  Farmington Daily Times

SANTA FE - Chevel Shepherd, the winner of NBC's “The Voice,” is scheduled to perform next week at the inauguration of New Mexico Gov.-elect Michelle Lujan ...

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