Farmington — Governor Susana Martinez released an online video describing her trip to the Connie Mack World Series as part of the "New Mexico True" favorite vacation competition.
Martinez's video was released to promote the competition, which is put on by the New Mexico Tourism Department. Anyone who wants can submit photos and a short description to New Mexico True and get featured on the website. The competition winner will receive $5,000. For information on submissions visit newmexicotrue.org.
Martinez visited Farmington in 2011 to meet with local economic development leaders and to participate in the Connie Mack festivities.
While visiting, she was given the opportunity to throw the first pitch during a Connie Mack game. In the video, Martinez spoke about practicing over and over again at a Farmington park.
Videos submitted to New Mexico True can be viewed online at http://newmexico.org/nmtruestories.