March 1, 2009 Portales High School news

Military recruiters visiting weekly Military recruiters from all branches of the U.S. Armed Forces will be at Portales High School weekly to visit with students interested in finding out more information about the U.S. Armed Forces.

March 1, 2009 Weddings

Thompson-Moore Denise Thompson of Portales and Kenny Moore of Estelline, Texas, were joined in marriage Feb. 16, 2009, at Inn of the Mountain Gods in Ruidoso. Rev. Bob Schut performed the double-ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Keith and Anita Carmichael of Portales. The bridegroom is the son of Kennneth and Evelene Moore […]

March 1, 2009 Club notes

Roosevelt General Hospital Auxiliary The first meeting of 2009 for the Roosevelt General Hospital Auxiliary met in the home of President Sid Phillips Jan. 21 at 9:30 a.m., for a social meeting prior to the general meeting at 10 a.m. Vice President Linda Uttaro assisted Phillips with the fresh fruits and rolls served tot he […]

March 1, 2009 Community Services Center menus

Community Services Center 1100 Community Way Monday: Lasagna, honey glazed carrots, wheat garlic bread, orange, and oatmeal cookie. Tuesday: Salmon patty, baked potato, margarine, spinach, wheat bread, and chocolate pudding. Wednesday: Burrito, Spanish rice, salsa, corn, salad, dressing, and spiced apple. Thursday: Chicken fried steak, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, wheat roll, margarine, and apple […]

March 1, 2009 Floyd school menus

Monday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch — Macaroni dinner, green beans, roll, banana pudding, milk, salad bar for MS and HS. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast burrito, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch — Chicken fajitas, tortilla, rice, salad, cherry cobbler, milk, salad bar for MS and HS. Wednesday: Breakfast — Blueberry muffin, cereal, juice, […]

March 1, 2009 Dora school news

BPA state winners Colleen Tollett, sponsor, announces that the following students placed at the recent BPA State Leadership Conference: Gowan Hays — Finalist in Fundamental Spreadsheet Application; Ashlyn Myers — Finalist in Desktop Publishing; Renee Gantert — 2nd in Legal Office Procedures; Arlem Villanueva — Finalist in Database Applications; Arlem Villanueva, Jessica Fierro, Ashley Kanmore, […]

Body code advice on way

Feb. 22, 2009 Community Calendar

The Portales News-Tribune offers this space for community events. To submit or change an announcement, contact the Editorial Department at 356-4481 several days in advance. For Sunday’s paper, items must be submitted by mid-day Wednesday. Please keep submissions brief and to the point as space is limited. Sunday Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 11 a.m.-noon, […]

Shows feature drinks, designs

by Sheryl Borden: Creative Living Information on thread painting, making blueberry drinks and creating a faux rock finish on walls will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” at noon Tuesday and 2 p.m. Saturday. Author and designer Nancy Prince will show how to do thread painting. This method is especially good when a design […]

Feb. 15, 2009 Community Calendar

The Portales News-Tribune offers this space for community events. To submit or change an announcement, contact the Editorial Department at 356-4481 several days in advance. For Sunday’s paper, items must be submitted by mid-day Wednesday. Please keep submissions brief and to the point as space is limited. Sunday Lamp Lighters Alcoholics Anonymous — 11 a.m.-noon, […]

Cake decorating featured

by Sheryl Borden: Creative Living Information on decorating cakes with fondant icing, Syndrome X and restoring yard sale relics will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” at noon Tuesday and 2 p.m. Saturday.Nancy Siler is vice president of consumer affairs with Wilton Enterprises, and she will demonstrate how to use fondant icing to decorate […]

Feb. 15, School menus

Elida schools Breakfast menu Monday: No school Tuesday: Muffins, juice, milk, cereal Wednesday: Pizza, juice, milk, cereal Thursday: Burrito, juice, milk, cereal Lunch menu Tuesday: Hot pockets, chips, salad, peaches, milk. HS: Salad bar Wednesday: Fajita, beans, salad, cake, milk Thursday: Barbeque, salad, green beans, rolls, applesauce, milk Floyd schools Monday: No school. Tuesday: Breakfast […]

Feb. 15, 2009 Births

Smith Tamryn Eliana was born

Feb. 15, 2009 PHS news

• PHS is closed Monday for President’s Day. Classes resume Tuesday. • College Goal Sunday will be hosted at Portales High School on Sunday from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. in the Portales High School/PMSD District Computer Lab.

Feb. 15, 2009 Engagements

Britain-Riley Ricky and Sherrie Britain of Roswell announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Kayla JoAnn Britain, of Clovis, to Cage Win Riley, of Clovis, son of Russell and Elainea Riley of Melrose. The couple will exchange vows March 28, 2009, at Parkland Baptist Church in Clovis. A reception will follow at St. […]

Feb. 15, 2009 Club notes

Altrusa International Altrusa Int’l. Inc. of Portales met Feb. 9 in the Sandia Room at ENMU. In the absence of president, Vice President Nancy Legleiter presided over the business meeting and conducted the opening ceremonies. Secret pals were thanked. The minutes from the previous meeting were approved. There were 28 members and one guest present. […]

Feb. 15, 2009 PJHS news

• PJHS will close Monday for the President’s Day holiday. • Shareen King and Patricia Correll’s Mathematics, Engineering, and Science Achievement students headed to Roswell for the New Mexico MESA SE Regional Winter Design competitions Feb. 6. Team members Bailey Thompson-Garcia, Amy Carter, Bryan Gore, Isaac Brown, Josh Beres, Alex Gill, Rigo De la Torre, […]

Feb. 15, 2009 Dora news

• Friday JV and varsity teams play at Floyd, 4 p.m. (1 gym) • District basketball tourney is Feb. 21-28. • The photographer from LifeTouch will be here on Monday to take individual student and class photos.

Feb. 15, 2009 Elida news

• Feb. 17 Ft. Sumner at Elida 4:00 JV boys, Varsity girls, boys • Feb. 23-28, District tournament,

Feb. 15, 2009 On the shelves

Bone Crossed by Patricia Briggs. Welcome to Patricia Briggs’ world, a place where “witches, vampires, werewolves, and shapeshifters live beside ordinary people”.