Aug. 15, 2008 Movie Schedule

Friday 7 p.m. — Hancock, PG-13 Saturday 4 p.m. — Wall-E, G 7 p.m. — Hancock, PG-13 Sunday 4 p.m. — Hancock, PG 7 p.m. — Wall-E,PG-13 Next week: Friday 7 p.m. — Hellboy ll: The Golden Army, PG-13 Saturday 4 p.m. — Hellboy ll: The Golden Army, PG-13 7 p.m. — Journey To The […]

Aug. 15, 2008 What's Happening

FridaySOMSS/WSA 4 person scramble — 5 p.m.. Whispering Winds Golf Course. The 27th Special Operations Mission Support Squadron and Wing Staff agencies will host a 4-person scramble. Prizes will be awarded to the top three teams as well as for the longest drive and closest to the pin shot. Information: Airman 1st Class Bryan Karason […]

Aug. 15, 2008 Cannon Community

Today SOMSS/WSA 4 person scramble — 5 p.m.. Whispering Winds Golf Course. The 27th Special Operations Mission Support Squadron and Wing Staff agencies will host a 4-person scramble. Prizes will be awarded to the top three teams as well as for the longest drive and closest to the pin shot. Information: Airman 1st Class Bryan […]

Events Calendar Aug. 14, 2008

TodayRural Bookmobile — 9-10 a.m., Pep Post OfficeRural Bookmobile — 10:30-11:30 a.m., Causey Post OfficeRural Bookmobile — 1:30-2:30 p.m., Elida Post Office.Curry County Fair — Curry County Fairgrounds. Visit www.currycountyfair.com for schedule of eventsPortales High School block party — 7-11 p.m., PHS grounds FridayPortales High School Back-to-School Carnival — 1-5 p.m., PHS groundsSt. Helen Fiesta […]

Racing commission to announce decision Aug. 25

BY Chelle Delaney, Freedom New Mexico The New Mexico Racing Commission will announce which city will receive the state’s sixth racing license at 1:30 p.m. on Aug. 25 at its Albuquerque offices, according to an officials from Quay County who attended today’s commission meeting. The commission met in closed session at its regular meeting to […]

Floyd News Aug. 13, 2008

Jennifer Essary Transitions Birthdays and anniversariesSaturday — Chris DuncanSunday — Jason Potter Upcoming Events • Seniors will meet Thursday at the Floyd Senior Citizens Center for games and fellowship. Pot Luck is at 6 p.m. and games begin at 7 p.m. • Quilters will begin meeting again Wednesday at the Community Building 4-H News Floyd […]

Events Calendar Aug. 13, 2008

TodayBlood Drive — 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Portales National Bank, 109 E. Second St., Portales. Information: 356-6601 ext. 251.Rural Bookmobile — 9 a.m. Melrose Senior Citizens Center.Curry County Fair — Curry County Fairgrounds. Visit www.currycountyfair.com for schedule of events ThursdayRural Bookmobile — 9-10 a.m., Pep Post OfficeRural Bookmobile — 10:30-11:30 a.m., Causey Post OfficeRural […]

Aug. 19, 1975

• “Waldo Pepper” starring Robert Redford plays at the Tower, adults are $1.50 and children $1

Aug. 17, 1975

• Jack Scott head football coach of the ENMU Greyhounds reports

Aug. 15, 1975

• Teacher of the year David Jenkins of Portales High School is shown in a photo receiving the Distributive Education Teacher of the year award.

Aug. 14, 1975

• Tidal Wave plays at the Varsity Drive In Theatre starring Ben Gazzara. • A 1969 Vista Cruiser fully loaded with air, luggage rack, and trailer hitch is priced at $1,400 at Quality Motors at 121 Chicago.

Aug.13, 1975

The Portales Junior High School remodeled each classroom and finished it with burlap texture and particle board from floor to ceiling and each classroom had a single window.

Events Calendar Aug. 12, 2008

TodayBlood Drive — 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Portales National Bank, 109 E. Second St., Portales. Information: 356-6601 ext. 251.Rural Bookmobile — 9 a.m. Melrose Senior Citizens Center.Curry County Fair — Curry County Fairgrounds. Visit www.currycountyfair.com for schedule of events ThursdayRural Bookmobile — 9-10 a.m., Pep Post OfficeRural Bookmobile — 10:30-11:30 a.m., Causey Post OfficeRural […]

Aug. 10, 1975

• City manager West and T.R. Tucker inspected an exploratory digging today at the cemetery. • Sanitary Barber Shop at 109 West Second

Events Calendar Aug. 10, 2008

TodayOld Timer Weekend — Melrose, parade, country western musical, chuck wagon cook-off. Contact: Randy Leslie 714-4294. MondayCurry County Fair — Curry County Fairgrounds. Visit www.currycountyfair.com for schedule of events TuesdayBlood Drive — 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Portales National Bank, 109 E. Second St., Portales. Information: 356-6601 ext. 251.Rural Bookmobile — 9 a.m. Melrose Senior […]

Aug. 10, 2008 Creative Living

By Sheryl Borden: PNT Columnist Information on easy-to-make gift ideas, making “lite” desserts, and exercise and diabetes will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” at noon on Tuesday and at 2 p.m. on Saturday. Connie Moyers, New Mexico Cooperative Extension Service, will demonstrate some easy-to-make gift ideas using fabric — and many don’t even […]

Aug. 10, 2008 PHS Counselors

School begins Aug. 15 School begins at Portales High School on Aug. 15 for all 9–12 grade students. All students new to PHS as well as incoming freshmen will have an orientation assembly at 6 p.m. on Aug. 14 in the PHS Performing Arts Center. This meeting is designed to provide students and parents with […]

Aug. 10, 2008 Dora School News

Road work cautionThe administration of Dora Schools would like to caution staff and students to prepare for road work along N.M. 206. Delays along your route to school may require leaving home a little earlier to arrive on time. Athletic practices beginVolleyball and football practice begins Monday. Student athletes must have a sports physical and […]

Aug. 10, 2008 Births

Smith David Henry Smith was born July 31, 2008 to Sam and Desiree Smith of Portales at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He weighed 5 pounds, 15 ounces. Grandparents are Rocky and Barbara Tivis of Portales and Donald and Suzan Smith of Rincon, Ga. Great-grandparents are Max and Priscilla Pena of Portales; Lona Smith […]

Aug. 8, 1975

EL Combo Madrid a Spanish rock and country western group which included three brothers and a cousin played tonight at the Community Services Center in a fundraiser. The charge was 50 cents.