Friday morning briefing: Backyard video and the first Super Bowl

Good morning and welcome to Freedom New Mexico’s Friday briefing. Video of the day It’s right “In your backyard.” Web site of the day This is the Tucumcari Church of Christ’s blog: http://tucumcarichristians.blogspot.com/ E&P saved A collective sigh of relief in newsrooms across the country. Editor & Publisher magazine

Thursday morning briefing: grants and Hawaii Bowl

Good morning. Welcome to Freedom New Mexico’s Thursday morning briefing.

Air Force accepts bid to Armed Forces Bowl

By Troy Garnhart: U.S. Air Force Academy Athletic Communications U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. — Air Force officials here accepted a bid Dec. 6 as the Mountain West Conference representative to play in the 2009 Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl, scheduled to be held Dec. 31 in Fort Worth, Texas. The U.S. Air Force Academy […]

PIGSKIN PREVIEW: College football capsules

Freedom New Mexico New Mexico Coach: Mike Locksley (1st season) 2008 record: 4-8 (2-6 Mountain West) Last bowl game: 2007 New Mexico Bowl, beat Nevada 23-0. Stadium: University Stadium (38,634) Returning starters: 11 (8 offense, 3 defense) Key players: QB Donovan Porterie, WR Bryant Williams, WR Roland Bruno, C Erik Cook, LB Clint McPeek, S […]

July 31 What's Happening

Friday Family Bowl-a-Rama — 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Cannon Lanes. Bowl two hours with a maximum of six family members on one lane for $12. Price includes shoes and pitcher of soda.

June 28 What's Happening

Friday Family Bowl-a-rama — 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Cannon Lanes. Nature Photography contest — 5 p.m. deadline for entries. Submit to Community Center. Information: 784-6381. Karaoke Friday — 9 p.m., The End Zone. Kick Start Motorcycle Rally — 5 p.m., Main Street. Events include bike games, motorcycle stunt show, live bands, street dance and […]

March 27 -April 2 What's Happening

Friday Family Bowl-a-Rama — 7 p.m., Cannon Lanes. Bowl two hours with maximum of six family members on a lane for $15. Lanes must be assigned from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Feb. 27 – March 5 What's Happening

Friday Family Bowl-a-rama — 7 p.m., Cannon Lanes. Bowl two hours with a maximum of six family members for $15. Includes shoes and pitcher of soda. Cannon Spouses Walking Club —

Thunderbirds perform Super Bowl flyover

USAF photo: Staff Sgt. Bradley Lail The U.S. Air Force Thunder-birds perform a flyover during the singing of the National Anthem during Super Bowl XLIII on Feb. 1, at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Fla. Air Force News Service NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron Thunderbirds thrilled more […]

Air Force to fly patrols supporting Super Bowl

Air Force News Service TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. — Air Force fighter pilots will be busy during Super Bowl XLIII as they will be flying to protect the sky around Raymond James Stadium on Feb. 1 in Tampa, Fla. Airmen flying fighter jets may be visible enforcing the Federal Aviation Administration’s temporary flight restriction […]

Businesses anticipate busy Super Bowl Sunday

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By Liliana Castillo: Freedom New Mexico Area restaurants are gearing up for a busy Super Bowl Sunday, especially in Clovis where they will be allowed to serve alcohol. Applebee’s Bar and Grill bar manager Shellie Devou said customers have been asking if the restaurant’s big screen TV will be tuned to the Super Bowl. “We’re […]

Air Force falls to Houston at bowl, 34-28

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USAF photo: David Armer U.S. Air Force Academy wide receiver Spencer Armstrong pulls in a long bomb for a 46-yard gain during the Bell Helicoptor Armed Forces Bowl on Dec. 31. By John Van Winkle: U.S. Air Force Academy Public Affairs FORT WORTH, Texas — A record-setting ground game couldn’t help the Air Force Academy […]

Oct. 31-Nov. 6 What's Happening

Friday Family Bowl-a-Rama — 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Cannon Lanes. Bowl two hours with maximum of six family members on a lane for $15. Price includes shoes and pitcher of soda. Pig Out! SOW Style — 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., The Landing. Event includes activities, food and costume contest. Cost is $5 per […]

Oct. 3, 2008 What's Happening

Friday Bowl-a-thon — 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Cannon Lanes. Fundraiser to to raise money for a dedication to Career Field, Air Force Specialty Code 1COX2. Teams will raise money through pledges. Information: Airman First Class Shame Thurman, 784-1785. First Friday — 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., The Landing. Events include: bouncy toys, buffet and […]

July 26, 2008 Sports Briefs

Friday Bowl-a-Rama — 5 p.m. Cannon Lanes. Saturday Cosmic Family Fun Night — 5 p.m. Cannon Lanes Monday Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and 50 percent off electric carts. Mondays and Tuesdays, now through Oct. 31. Nine-Hole Scramble — 5 p.m. at Whispering Winds

July 26, 2008 What's Happening

Friday Bowl-a-Rama — 5 p.m. Cannon Lanes.

Sports Briefs June 27

Friday Family bowl-a-rama — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes Saturday Cosmic family fun night — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes Monday Retiree special —Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and 50 percent off electric carts. Mondays and Tuesdays, now through Oct. 31. Nine-Hole Scramble — 5 p.m. at […]

Sports Briefs May 30

Friday Family Bowl-a-Rama — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes Saturday Cosmic Family Fun Night — 5 p.m. at Cannon Lanes Monday Retiree special — Golfers with a retired military ID will receive $2 off daily green fees and 50 percent off electric carts. Mondays and Tuesdays, now through Oct. 31. Tuesday Retiree special — Golfers […]

Alumni Bowl II on tap

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By Dave Wagner: Freedom New Mexico Mark Ribaudo believes it’s been a successful spring season for his Eastern New Mexico University football team. Now the Greyhounds want to wrap it up with some fun in what has been dubbed “Alumni Bowl II” at 4 p.m. today at Greyhound Field. ENMU, with about 60 players participating […]

Meals made simple

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By Liliana Castillo: Freedom New Mexico