Good morning. It’s the Freedom New Mexico Tuesday briefing:
Runnels Gallery in Golden Library at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales is hosting a solo exhibition, “Our Fill of Elsewhere,” of the photography of Sherwin Rivera Tibayan.
It started Sunday and continues through Oct. 1 during normal library hours.
Call 575-562-2624 for hours.
A groundbreaking for a new water Splash Pad at Hillcrest Park is 10 a.m. today.
Open to the public.
The Clovis High School AFJROTC Commander’s Call is 7 a.m. Wednesday at the AFJROTC Drill Pad, corner of Thornton and Purdue.
This is the first Commander’s Call of the year.
Quirky quote of the day
“Behind every great man is a woman rolling her eyes.” — Jim Carrey
Fat can be removed from hot soup by floating a large lettuce leaf on the surface.
Today in history
On this day in 1997, at the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, Elton John — a man not given to understatement — gave a tear-jerking performance of “Candle in the Wind,” his 1973 Marilyn Monroe tribute rewritten in honor of the deceased princess.
Here’s the rest of the story:
Today — Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tonight — A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.