Teacher Feature: Carla Combs

Teacher Feature: Carla Combs

Mathematics Teacher | Loving Middle School EDUCATION |  B.S. in Mathematics from University of Houston Tell us a little bit about you…What are your hobbies and interests outside of teaching? I love water sports…boating, jet skiing, and paddle boarding. In...
Business Spotlight: Skeen Furniture Co.

Business Spotlight: Skeen Furniture Co.

“Value and Service since 1935″ Stacey Cooper Does your business have a mission statement? My grandfather, Kelly Skeen, believed we should always offer the best price for the best value. Today we continue to use this same mission statement. What is the...
Back Home in the Oasis

Back Home in the Oasis

J.W. Sutphin grew up in Carlsbad. He retired after 38 years running his own insurance agency in Albuquerque and decided that city traffic and cold winters weren’t for him. At the age of 60, he came home again.  “I lost my parents and two siblings in about 18...
5 Things: Fall Carlsbad Edition

5 Things: Fall Carlsbad Edition

Fall is upon us and it is my favorite time of year. The fall colors and the crisp air are a refreshing change after the scorching summer temperatures. Football, cozy sweaters, and pumpkin spice; this season brings everything that is good. New Mexico is beautiful this...
Brad Carlsen: Firefighter & Brew Master

Brad Carlsen: Firefighter & Brew Master

Carlsbad’s Brad Carlsen leads a double life. Some days, he’s a firefighter and paramedic with the Carlsbad Fire Department. Other days, he can be found at Guadalupe Mountain Brewery on National Parks Highway south of Carlsbad. Carlsen is 32 years old and...