Births — Sept. 19

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Tatum Everett Rivers Tatum was born Sept. 13, 2010, to Drew and Christina Tatum of Clovis, at Plains Regional Medical Center. He weighed 8 pounds, 4 ounces. He has one sister, Gracie Tatum. Grandparents are Edwin and Susan Tatum of Clovis; and William and Sung Yon Nielsen of Safety Harbor, Fla. Great-grandparents are Marion Steinmeyer […]

Birthdays — Sept. 19

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Green [image #3, align=right, size=medium] Bishop W. C. Green, pastor of First Church of God in Christ (3400 Vinton Street), celebrated his 80th birthday on Sept. 14. His wife, Angie L. Green, his family, and his church family wish him a happy belated birthday. We love and appreciate you.

Reunions — Sept. 19

Clovis High School Class of ’55 The Clovis High School Class members of 1955, spouses and other family members thoroughly enjoyed a wonderful program, good food and visiting at their 55th class reunion held Sept. 11 at the Clovis Carver Public Library which is located where their high school building was. Beverley Smith created a […]

Shoutouts — Sept. 19

Portales Woman’s Club Portales Woman’s Club met on Aug. 8, 2010, with President Della Kobernick, presiding. The Collect was led by Sheryl Borden, the pledges by Heidi Foshee, and Doncella Caywood gave the invocation. There were 31 members and one guest, Genetta Ross, present. The minutes from the May meeting were approved. The treasurer gave […]

On the shelves — Sept. 19

The following books are available at:

Prep football scoreboard, Sept. 17

Elida 46, Vaughn 18 San Jon 53, Dora 41 Raton 38, Portales 34 Cleveland 28, Clovis 17 Farwell 33, Tucumcari 10 Dimmitt 25, Bovina 18

Sept. 17 -Sept. 23 Menus

The Landing 11 a.m.: Friday: Fried chicken, barbecue ribs and fried catfish Monday: Meatloaf, hamburgers and chicken pot pie Tuesday: Spaghetti, meatballs, lasagna, chicken parmigiana and chicken alfredo Wednesday: Carved roast beef, prime rib, roasted turkey and glazed ham Thursday: Enchiladas, chili rellenos, tacos and fajitas

Sept. 17 -Sept. 20 Movie schedule

Friday 7 p.m. — Step Up in 3D, PG-13

Sept. 17 -Sept. 23 What's Happening

Friday Operation Homefront Quilts —

Portales past: Sept. 30, 1055

Portales Daily News: Specialist Third Class Curtis O. English, 22, son of Mr. and Mrs. C.O. English, Portales, graduated from the Seventh Army Non-Commissioned Officer Academy in Munich, Germany.

Portales past: Sept. 20, 1960

Portales News-Tribune: Oil production was confirmed today from two wildcat wells, one in the extreme southwest corner of Roosevelt County and the other 5 miles west of Bluit-Allison field.

Portales past: Sept. 19, 1950

Portales Daily News: Hugh T. Brasell was elected president of the Greyhound Booster Club at the club’s first meeting of the season last night.

Portales past: Sept. 16, 1955

Portales Daily News: The senior class of Dora High School sponsored a Grand Ole Opry Saturday night at 7:30 for the benefit of the school yearbook.

ENMU briefs — Sept. 15

• ENMU welcomed a new assistant art professor from Pennsylvania. Brad Hamann just graduated from Marywood University in Pennsylvania and moved to Portales Aug. 8 from New York to teach digital illustration. • Bond D yard signs are now available in the ENMU administration building. If Bond D is passed, ENMU will get $7 million. […]

Fishing report – Sept. 14

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, SEPT. 14, 2010: NEW MEXICO FISHING REPORT This fishing report, provided by the Department of Game and Fish and thefishphone.com, has been generated from the best information available from area officers, anglers, guides and local businesses. Conditions may vary as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities.

Elida school news — Sept. 14

Schedule • Monday: Volleyball, Texico, here, 4:30 p.m.; JH, 7th & 8th (3 JH games) • Tuesday: Volleyball, Melrose, there, 4:30 p.m., 7th & 8th, V • Thursday: Seniors will be traveling to Portales to attend ENMU College Days. • Friday: Football, Vaughn, there, 3 p.m. • Sept. 20: Volleyball, Marshall JH (7th), here, 5 […]

Dora school news — Sept. 14

Sports • Thursday — Dora Volleyball at Ft Sumner, 4:30 p.m. (JH, JV, V teams) • Friday — Dora Football at San Jon, 4 p.m. (Varsity) School website Parents are encouraged to check the Dora Schools website at www.doraschools.com, for additional information concerning your students. There are instructions on how to access your child’s grades […]

Announcements — Sept. 12

The 9th Judicial District Family and Children’s Court Services will be offering a Custody Education Workshop for divorcing parents at the Matt 25 Hope Center from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on the following dates: Oct. 9 and Oct. 23; Nov. 6 and Nov. 20; and Dec. 4 and Dec. 18. Must pre-register. $35 with […]

Birthdays — Sept. 12

Baker Ellis E. “Sid” Baker of Portales celebrated his 90th birthday on Sept. 2, 2010. The celebration was hosted by his children and grandchildren. Sid was born Sept. 6, 1920, in Floyd County, Texas. He has one daughter, two grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

Engagements — Sept. 12

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Merchant-Rogers Elizabeth Merchant and Brian Rogers of Clovis will be married 1 p.m. Sept. 18, 2010, at the Sunken Garden in Clovis. The prospective bride is the daughter of Jack and Toni Merchant of Clovis. The prospective groom is the son of Linda Rogers of Springville, Iowa, and Rick and Dianne Rogers of Marion, Iowa. […]