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Los Alamos School of Gymnastics Celebrates National Gymnastics Day

on September 23, 2012 - 10:34am

Athletes at Los Alamos School of Gymnastics. Courtesy/Minesh Bacrania Photography

LASG News:

  • “Gymnastics provides a great foundation for building strength, flexibility and fitness and also for life skills, enhancing self-esteem and goal-setting abilities.”  -USA Gymnastics

Los Alamos School of Gymnastics (LASG) joined USA Gymnastics and its member clubs across the nation Saturday, Sept. 22 to celebrate National Gymnastics Day.

National Gymnastics Day is an annual event to showcase the sport of gymnastics and to encourage and promote physical fitness and good nutrition among the nation’s


Los Alamos High School Football C-Team Wins Again

on September 21, 2012 - 6:15am

Coach Marco V. Lucero reports that Monday Sept. 17, the Los Alamos High School Hilltoppers Football C-team traveled to Moriarty to take on the Pintos. Despite the the fact that the Toppers lost their first string quarterback in the beginning of the third quarter, the Toppers went on to win 40-20. Cory Schramm went out with a head injury. Topper running back Marcos Vigil led all scorers with four touchdowns. Lane Saunders had two touchdowns to his credit. The defense also showed up and had tree turnovers. Defensive corner Alex Delamarter had two interceptions in the game.

Visitors Suffer Heat Related Illness at Bandelier

on September 20, 2012 - 9:51pm



Today at approximately 2:45 p.m., Bandelier National Monument rangers responded to a report of two visitors from England suffering from what appeared to be heat exhaustion at the top of Alcove House located on the Main Loop Trail in Frijoles Canyon.

Bandelier staff called the Los Alamos Fire Department Technical Rescue Team from Station 5 to assist in evacuating the couple from the top of the steep trail.

The severity of the couple’s heat related illness was lessened by two visitors, one a physician from Taos and the other a nurse, who provided medical