Classes available for motorcyclists

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USAF: Airman 1st Class Xavier Lockley U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Bill Seaman, 27th Special Operations Wing mission enhancement flight superintendent, teaches a motorcycle safety class to base personnel on Feb. 2 at the Landing Zone. The safety course training is required by Air Force Instruction for all active duty personnel who ride a […]

Classes available for motorcyclists

U.S. Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Bill Seaman, 27th Special Operations Wing mission enhancement flight superintendent, teaches a motorcycle safety class to base personnel on Feb. 2 at the Landing Zone. The safety course training is required by Air Force Instruction for all active duty personnel who ride a motorcycle on or off duty. Free […]

Veteran profile: Mark Cage, U.S. Navy

Courtesy photo Mark Cage Alisa Boswell Name: Mark Cage Military background: 11 years active duty in U.S. Navy and New Mexico National Guard; 8 years in Navy Reserve, all in law enforcement. Current career: A lieutenant with the Portales Police Department. What was one of your most significant military experiences? We were traveling through the […]

Veteran profile: Mark Cage, U.S. Navy

Mark Cage Name: Mark Cage Military background: 11 years active duty in U.S. Navy and New Mexico National Guard; 8 years in Navy Reserve, all in law enforcement. Current career: A lieutenant with the Portales Police Department. What was one of your most significant military experiences? We were traveling through the Straits of Hormuz during […]

Event listings: Feb. 17

All times Mountain

Movie schedule: Feb. 17 — Feb. 19

Friday • 7 p.m. — War Horse, PG-13

Event listings: Feb. 17

All times Mountain Today Sunset Strolls 4:45 p.m. White Sands National Monument Admission: $3 plus park entrance fee Information: 479-6124 Joe Nichols 8 p.m. Inn of the Mountain Gods, Mescalero Tickets: $32-$67 Information: www.livenation.com Today and Saturday The Laramie Project 7 p.m. Lubbock Community Theatre, 4232 Boston Ave., Lubbock Information or to purchase tickets: www.lubbockcommunitytheatre.org […]

What's Happening: Feb. 17 — Feb. 23

Friday Cannon’s Biggest Loser Final Weigh-Ins through Feb. 22 All Day Fitness Center Home of the Brave Quilts 10 a.m. Airman and Family Readiness Center Pre-Deployment Briefings 11 a.m. Airman and Family Readiness Center Friday Social Hour 4:27 p.m. Landing Zone Valentine’s Day Dance 5:30 p.m. Youth Center Teen Havoc 8 p.m. 801 Clovis Community […]

Movie schedule: Feb. 17 – Feb. 19

Friday • 7 p.m. — War Horse, PG-13 Saturday • 4 p.m. — Joyful Noise, PG-13 • 7 p.m. — War Horse, PG-13 Sunday • 4 p.m. — Joyful Noise, PG-13 • 7 p.m. — War Horse, PG-13 Admission is $.99 Information: 784-3331

What's Happening: Feb. 17 – Feb. 23

Friday Cannon's Biggest Loser Final Weigh-Ins through Feb. 22 All Day Fitness Center Home of the Brave Quilts 10 a.m. Airman and Family Readiness Center Pre-Deployment Briefings 11 a.m. Airman and Family Readiness Center Friday Social Hour 4:27 p.m. Landing Zone Valentine's Day Dance 5:30 p.m. Youth Center Teen Havoc 8 p.m. 801 Clovis Community […]

Sweet Home New Mexico: Childhood passes by in blink of an eye

My six-year-old son is the youngest child in the first grade at his school. He has an early September birthday, missing the cut-off for kindergarten by just six days. Because of that, my husband and I sent him to private school for kindergarten, as we felt he was beyond ready. While we know it was […]

Sweet Home New Mexico: Childhood passes by in blink of an eye

My six-year-old son is the youngest child in the first grade at his school. He has an early September birthday, missing the cut-off for kindergarten by just six days. Because of that, my husband and I sent him to private school for kindergarten, as we felt he was beyond ready. While we know it was […]

Religion column: Laughter good for your health

Have you ever read some of those “not meant to be funny” church bulletins? I like the one “Ladies, don’t forget the rummage sale. It’s a chance to get rid of those things not worth keeping around the house. Don’t forget your husbands.” Or how about this one? “For those of you who have children […]

Religion column: Laughter good for your health

Have you ever read some of those "not meant to be funny" church bulletins? I like the one "Ladies, don't forget the rummage sale. It's a chance to get rid of those things not worth keeping around the house. Don't forget your husbands." Or how about this one? "For those of you who have children […]

ENMU construction on schedule

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The construction and demolition ongoing at Eastern New Mexico University is right on schedule and running smoothly, according to Scott Smart, ENMU vice president of business affairs “The last piece of the demolition was to fill in a hole at De Baca Hall. I think they just finished filling the hole today,” Smart said Wednesday […]

ENMU construction on schedule

Jaime Martinez, left, and Francisco Navarrete of Maranatha Construction, lay trusses for the third floor of the new Eastern New Mexico University dorm on Wednesday. Anthony Ortega, left, and Martin Porras of Bradbury Stamm stack dry wall on the second floor of the Eastern New Mexico University dorm construction site Wednesday. Foreman Bobby Ortega said […]

My turn: Nice to pretend

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I think it’s a natural part of human nature to like temporarily stepping out of your own shoes and pretending to be someone or something else. When I was younger, I was always interested in acting and thought it would be fun. I envisioned myself being somewhat good at comedy/slapstick acting (hold the gasps of […]

My turn: Nice to pretend

I think it's a natural part of human nature to like temporarily stepping out of your own shoes and pretending to be someone or something else. When I was younger, I was always interested in acting and thought it would be fun. I envisioned myself being somewhat good at comedy/slapstick acting (hold the gasps of […]

Press release: Republican senators comment as legislative session

Press release: Republican senators comment as legislative session Santa Fe — The 30 day Legislative Session ended at noon today and concluded a month full of debate, discussion and ended with a new, balanced budget to run state government starting in July. Many Republican State Senators say it is a good budget that continues to […]

Press release: Republican senators comment as legislative session

Press release: Republican senators comment as legislative session Santa Fe — The 30 day Legislative Session ended at noon today and concluded a month full of debate, discussion and ended with a new, balanced budget to run state government starting in July. Many Republican State Senators say it is a good budget that continues to […]