Thursday morning briefing: Cannon shows off and our worst street/road

Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Thursday briefing.

Video of the day

Cannon Air Force Base opens up its doors with a full fledged media show of technology and might…it’s our video of the day.

Did you know?

In the 2007 agriculture census, Roosevelt County had 876 farms, according to the 2008 New Mexico Agricultural Statistics.

Their commodities brought in $370 million that year and $404 million the next, according to the statistics, which are the most recent available.

Website of the day

http://tinyurl.com/367lqtc

Use this link to nominate a yard for the Keep Clovis Beautiful Yard of the Month award.

Question of the day

What’s the worst street or road in your hometown?

Please share your nominations in the comment section below.

Today in history

On this day in 1831, Jedediah Smith, one of the nation’s most important trapper-explorers, is killed by Commanche Indians on the Santa Fe Trail.

Here’s the rest of the story:

http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/commanche-kill-mountain-man-jedediah-smith

Weather

Today — Just about perfect… Highs in the mid to upper 80s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Tonight — Sleep tight… Lows in the upper 50s to lower 60s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.