April 29, 1980

• Oasis State Park was growing with the addition of an enlarged artificial pond, shelters and additional trees that were being planted.
• A 10 pound bag of potatoes were on sale at Thriftway for $.79 a bag.
• The Portales Jaycees were collecting donations for an upcoming flea market they were sponsoring. Proceeds from the flea market were being donated to a heart fund.