Tucumcari woman shot four times with BB gun

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Federal reports not reliable source

By Tibor Machan: Freedom New Mexico columnist When we talk about someone being “over-prepared,” we think of a person who is very thorough and able to handle all possible contingencies. It is a good habit to have especially if you are someone who regularly messes up and therefore must be ready to respond when you […]

April 19, 2009 Dora school news

Report cards out Monday Teachers will issue Progress Reports for students to take home Monday. The reports will reflect students’ academic progress so far during the fourth nine-week grading period. Sports • Tuesday – Baseball at Floyd, 3 p.m./5:30 p.m.; Junior High EPAC Track • Thursday – Varsity EPAC Track at Fort Sumner • Friday […]

Lobbyist release expense reports

By Steve Terrell: The Santa Fe New Mexican Several state farm and ranch organizations on Thursday hosted their annual “Growing For You” dinner in the Rotunda of the Capitol, dishing out free plates of meat, vegetables, ice cream sandwiches and bags of salted peanuts to lawmakers, staff, lobbyists, building personnel, reporters, visitors and anyone else […]

Lobbyists spending reports dwindle

By Steve Terrell: The New Mexican

Lobbyist spending reports trickle in

By Steve Terrell: The New Mexican

Government security intervention warranted

Freedom New Mexico As I listened to reports from India with reactions of people to November’s terrorist attacks, I noticed that nearly every

Dec. 14, 2008 Portales Junior High News

Students on honor band Band Director Cindy Stone reports that Maria-Renee Lops, Kaleigh Johns, and Hannah Wagner earned spots on the Southeast New Mexico Music Educators Association’s All-District Honor Band. Students competed against seventh-, eighth-, and ninth-grade musicians from even some 5A schools in the district. Wagner was second chair flute, Johns earned sixth chair […]

Nov. 2, 2008 Dispositions

The following dispositions have been filed in Roosevelt County Magistrate Court. According to the reports: • Jose Diaz, 34, pleaded guilty to the charge of aggravated battery. He was sentenced to one year of supervised probation and ordered to attend an ASPEN program, complete community service, and pay court costs and fees. • Abraham Garcia […]

Resident reports sign burning

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Aug. 31, 2008 Court Dispositions

The following dispositions were filed recently in Roosevelt County Magistrate Court. According to reports: • David Capps, 23, was found guilty of the charge of driving under the influence of intoxicating liquor (first offense). He was sentenced to one year of supervised probation, ordered to attend an ASPEN program, have an ignition interlock device installed […]

Aug. 31, 2008 Police Blotter

The following is a sampling of calls received over the past week by Portales Police dispatchers. According to the reports: Monday • At 10:40 a.m., a caller reported fraud at a residence on Gemini Drive. • At 4:09 p.m., a caller reported a burglary of a vehicle on South Avenue A. • At 5:58 p.m., […]

Aug. 31, 2008 Dora High News

Labor Day weekSchool will not be in session Monday for Dora students and staff. School will be back in session Tuesday through Friday. VolleyballTuesday: Dora junior high, junior varsity and varsity at Clovis Christian, 4 p.m. Progress reportsTeachers will issue reports of academic progress as of the third week of the first grading period on […]

Magistrate Court Dispositions Aug. 17, 2008

The following dispositions have been filed in Roosevelt County Magistrate Court. According to the reports: • Kendra Mathews, 30, pleaded guilty to the charges of open container, no drivers license and defective tail lamps. She was sentenced to pay court costs and fees. • Ulysses Gonzales, 19, pleaded guilty to the charges of no seat […]

Police Blotter Aug. 17, 2008

The following is a sampling of calls to Portales police dispatch over the last two weeks. According to the reports: Aug. 2• At 7:33 a.m., a caller reported an attempted burglary at a residence on N.M. 88.• At 2:11 p.m., a caller reported a possible drunk driver on South U.S. 70.• At 7:47 p.m., a […]

Window shooting spree reported

PNT Staff Report Portales police are investigating a window shooting spree that occurred late Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning. Officers have taken 15 criminal damage reports from residents who had vehicle windows broken by someone firing a pellet or BB gun, according to Capt. Lonnie Berry of the Portales Police Department. He said the […]

Magistrate Court Dispositions Aug. 3, 2008

The following dispositions have been filed in Roosevelt County Magistrate Court. According to the reports: • Justin J. Hall, 19, pleaded guilty to the charge of tobacco sales prohibited. He was sentenced to pay court costs and fees. • Annabella Torres, 36, pleaded guilty to the charges of shoplifting less than $250, concealing identity, no […]

Police Blotter, Aug. 3, 2008

The following is a sampling of calls received over the past week by Portales Police dispatchers. According to the reports: July 25• At 9:44 a.m., one subject was arrested for an outstanding warrant on South Avenue B.• At 8:57 a.m., a caller reported the burglary of a residence on West Date Street.• At 9:42 p.m., […]

Police Blotter July 27, 2008

The following is a sampling of calls received over the past week by Portales Police dispatchers. According to the reports: July 18• At 9:06 a.m., a caller reported a reckless driver on West Second Street.• At 1:26 p.m., a caller reported the burglary of a vehicle on West Third Street.• At 4:46 p.m., a caller […]

Magistrate Court Dispositions July 27, 2008

The following dispositions have been filed in Roosevelt County Magistrate Court. According to the reports: • Francisco Hernandez, 43, pleaded guilty to the charges of aggravated driving while under the influence of intoxicating liquor/drugs (first offense), open container, speeding, no registration and driver must be licensed. He was sentenced to one year of supervised probation, […]