Amaya Lewis has her sites set on the goal during the Jan. 27 district-opener loss to Clovis. Although the Lady Eagles were close until the end, they lost 40-34.
All of the sea creatures came out to play when Taylor, Southern Heights, BTW, Mills and Coronado students made their acting debut on Jan. 17 in the Little Mermaid.
The Little Dribblers got to see plenty of action when the Lady Eagles and Eagles played a winning double-header against Eldorado on Jan. 16 in Tasker Arena.
Josh Ruiz and Ariel Lopez, both seniors, were crowned Basketball Homecoming King and Homecoming Queen at a Hobbs High School assembly on Jan. 15.
Southern Heights students and staff shook off some of the Christmas break cobwebs with a fund-raiser talent show on Jan. 15.
Amaya Lewis was the high point scorer and had some critical game-ending free throws in a come-from behind victory over Lovington at Tasker Arena on Jan. 13.
Stephen Calderon pinned his opponent in the first round when Roswell came to Tasker Arena on Jan. 12 for a dual meet won by Hobbs.
Stone fifth-grader Kayla Darling won the Lea County Spelling Bee held at Tydings Auditorium on Jan. 8.
HHS Senior Trey Nelson and the rest of the Eagles were heart-broken after Centennial scored the winning three-pointer in the final seconds of the Hobbs Holiday Tournament.