Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Friday briefing.
Lighthouse Mission is in need a clothing rack.
During the hectic holiday season, one of the mission’s clothing racks broke.
Questions about size and type call 762-1933.
The second annual Steven Watson Memorial Ranch Rodeo is 6 p.m. Saturday at the Curry County Events Center.
Admission is $15 at the gate; kids ages 12 and under are free.
Time to pause
There is a Community prayer service 7 p.m. Monday at Central Christian Church in Portales.
Quirky quote of the day
“When more and more people are thrown out of work, unemployment results.” — Calvin Coolidge
Today in history
On this day in 1912, New Mexico is admitted into the United States as the 47th state.
Here’s the rest of the story:
Today — Sunny, with a high near 53. North wind between 15 and 20 mph.
Tonight — Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. North wind between 5 and 10 mph.