Foes’ big innings do in Zias

SAN ANTONIO — Big innings plagued the ENMU softball team on Saturday. Texas-Permian Basin got a two-run single froom Teleas Marble and a two-run double from Chelsey Morgan in a five-run second and went on to an 8-5 win over the Zias before host St. Mary's laid an eight-spon on ENMU in the first and […]

Ravens win – by divine intervention

Here are a few tidbits to prep you for today's 47th Super Bowl in New Orleans' Superdome: Kick-off between the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers is at 4:30 p.m. (MT) on CBS. It will be streamed on NFL.com and CBSSports.com. Domino's, Pizza Hut and Papa John's will deliver approximately 5million pizzas. The head coaches […]

Dora school board candidate profiles

There are two contested races in Tuesday's Dora school board election. The Portales News-Tribune asked each candidate six questions. Here are their responses, which were edited for clarity and style. POSITION 1 Incumbent John Mohon of Milnesand is a senior oil field supervisor for ACT Operating of Midland, Texas. Mohon has had four children graduate […]

Floyd school board candidate profiles

There is one contested race in Tuesday's Floyd school board election. POSITION 1 The Portales News-Tribune asked each candidate six questions. Here are their responses, which were edited for clarity and style. Doug Hughes is a parent in the Floyd school district and is a local business owner. Talk about one thing the district can […]

Long time coming

It's been a while since Eastern New Mexico University's women last won a game, or Abilene Christian had lost one. Even longer was the run the Wildcats were on against ENMU — 23 wins in a row, dating to 2001. That all ended on Saturday, though, when the Zias got on a late monster run […]

Hounds hold off hard-luck ACU

Things have changed in a matter of weeks for Eastern New Mexico University in the Lone Star Conference. They've gone the other way in a matter of possessions for the Abilene Christian Wildcats. CMI correspondent photo: Joshua Lucero ENMU forward Lawrence Domingo pushes his way around Abilene Christian center Steven Werner during the the first […]

Portales school board candidate profiles

There is one contested race in Tuesday's Portales schooll board elections. The Portales News-Tribune asked each candidate six questions. Here are their responses, which were edited for clarity and style. POSITION 4 Incumbent Antonio R. Sanchez Jr., an engineering manager with Roosevelt County Electric Cooperative, is vice president of the Portales School Board and a […]

Police blotter – Feb. 3

Here is a sampling of police, sheriff and fire call logs: Thursday 8:17 a.m.: Caller had questions about stolen property, police station. 9:08 a.m.: Caller reported a subject with a warrant, police station. 9:36 a.m.: Caller reported a dead animal in her front yard, 500 block of East Amazon. 9:54 p.m.: Caller reported stolen property, […]

Letter to the Editor: Same-sex couples deserve equal rights

Regarding Sen. Pat Woods' proposal to define marriage as between one man and one woman, and his subsequent interview with Clovis Media Inc.: In the interview, Woods stated, "I believe the people in eastern New Mexico believe as I do, and I'm sure if they don't they would let me know." We, along with other […]

Ravens win – by divine intervention

Here are a few tidbits to prep you for today's 47th Super Bowl in New Orleans' Superdome: Kickoff between the Baltimore Ravens and San Francisco 49ers is at 4:30 p.m. on CBS. It will be streamed on NFL.com and CBSSports.com. Domino's, Pizza Hut and Papa John's will deliver approximately 5 million pizzas. The head coaches […]