Education digest: Schools getting more money

Schools getting more money

More federal stimulus money headed for New Mexico schools and colleges, according to a news release from Gov. Bill Richardson’s office.

The New Mexico Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department has awarded $24 million in funding to 28 projects selected through a competitive process, the release said.

Clovis Municipal Schools was awarded $76,925 for LED office lighting. Clovis Community College was awarded $119,104 for lighting and cooling system replacement.