October 12, 1958

• Portales 4-H youth Dwayne Disney earned four grand champion trophies with his Jersey cow, Guard’s Able Lucy. The awards were won at the Curry County Fair, Roosevelt County Fair, New Mexico State Fair and the Tri-State Fair in Amarillo. • Delbert Foster, David Stone and Sam Martin had each gotten an antelope during the first […]

July 20, 1977

• Thirteen downtown businesses were preparing for a joint half-day sale that would be held from noon to 8 p.m. The merchants were offering summer clearance specials and bargains on selected merchandise. • John Wayne and Lauren Bacall starred in The Shootist, the featured showing at the Varsity Drive-In Theatre. • A Rinsenvac professional do-it-yourself […]

LSC Baseball/Softball Update

Freedom Newspapers Baseball standings All Times MDT South Division Div. All W-L W-L Abilene Christian 0-0 22-6 Angelo State 0-0 19-8 Texas A&M-Kingsville 0-0 16-10 Tarleton State 0-0 17-12 Eastern New Mexico 0-0 11-17 West Texas A&M 0-0 5-19 North Division Div. All W-L W-L x-Central Oklahoma 0-0 17-7 Cameron 0-0 12-13 Northeastern State 0-0 […]

Jan. 25, 1960

The Busy Fingers Club had their latest meeting with Mrs. Delo Stephenson and spent the day in quilting. With nine members and seven visitors present, they almost completed two quilts for the hostess. The visitors were Peggy Morgan, Polly Bigler, Lou Williams, Nell Luce, Blanche Dallas, Mary Hill and Grandma Carlisle. The club is always […]

Local News Briefs (Dec. 15)

Commodities distributed today Commodity distributions are from 9 a.m. to noon today at the Memorial Building in Portales. Residents asked to help fire victim Portales resident Donald “Andy” Anderson lost his home to a fire on Saturday and everything inside was destroyed. Anderson is staying with family while he looks for a new home. A […]

Community Calendar for Sept. 14, 2005

Sharna Johnson WEDNESDAY The We Group of NA — 6 p.m. The Church of the Brethren, Manana and Acoma,(across from Stansells) enter the northside of the church. Information: Becca, 742-2032. Amateur Radio Club — 7 p.m., Clovis Community College, Building 206. Information: 742-2415. TB Testing — 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. La Casa Family Health […]

After-party cleanup, wardrobe planning coming on show

Information on quick and easy post-party clean up and wardrobe planning will be the featured topics on “Creative Living” on Tuesday at noon and on Saturday at 2 p.m. (All times are Mountain). “Creative Living” airs on public broadcasting station, KENW-TV, from Eastern New Mexico University in Portales. Deborah Durham will show what she calls […]

5/27 Local Briefs

DWI checkpoint Friday On Friday, the Elida Police Department, in joint operation with other area law enforcement agencies, will be conducting a DWI check point in the town of Elida from 7 p.m. until 11 p.m. This operation is part of a continuing effort to reduce the number of drunk drivers on the roadways of […]

ENMU baseball team optimistic

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By Dave Wagner Eastern New Mexico University’s Mark Wallace is glad to finally have a set position. An infielder most of his high school career at Alamogordo, Wallace has moved from left field as a freshman to center field as a sophomore to first base last year. This season, he’s ticketed to return to first […]

Oct. 17 Faith Triumphant News

Football Saturday at Conqueror Field vs. San Jon, 2 p.m.; Oct. 29 at Conqueror Field vs. Midland Trinity, noon; Nov. 6th at Conqueror Field vs. Holy Cross, noon.   Film class The film class is currently working on their documentary on Roosevelt County. Please call the office if you might have any information pertaining to […]