Earlier this week, Elephant Butte City Manager Andrew Finzen announced his decision to accept a new post as the city manager for Goodland, Kansas. This move will allow Finzen to advance some of his personal career goals and will also bring him quite a bit closer to family and friends he left back
in South Dakota in 2015.
Sierra Vista Hospital (SVH) Governing Board members got their first glimpse of preliminary plans for new hospital facilities during the board’s November 30 regular meeting. Contracted de- sign team members with Albu- querque-based Design Group outlined an initial floor plan of the proposed two-story complex, which is tentatively set to break ground sometime before sum- mer 2017.
There are a number of local Christmas charity drives and ini- tiatives ongoing throughout Sierra County. While the follow- ing have already announced de- tails about their holiday efforts, many other local churches, serv- icegroupsandcommunityorgan- izations also no doubt are gearing up to make this Christmas a bet- ter one for families and citizens throughout the county.