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2008-08-02 21:00:17

By Ashley Meeks, Las Cruces Sun-News, N.M. Aug. 2--LAS CRUCES -- A planned middle school in Las Cruces has been awarded $3.12 million and an estimated $20 million has been set aside for it and a planned high school, according to a Public School Capital Outlay Council report. The new middle school, to be located in the Peachtree Hills and Jornada Road area, is expected to cost around $40 million and open in 2010; the new high school, to be located off Dripping Springs Road, is expected to...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin