College standout: Melanie Maldonado


Melanie Maldonado, a 2014 graduate of Taos High School, made the Dean’s List at High Point University in North Carolina for the spring semester. Students with a 4.0 or higher grade point average earn a spot on the list. Maldonado is the daughter of Beverly and Ernie Ortiz and brother Leon of Questa. She is the granddaughter of Frances Martinez of Taos.