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Articles from the April 11, 2018 edition

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 By David Grieder    News    April 11, 2018

Residents sound off about Facebook privacy scandal

CLOVIS — As Facebook’s founder and CEO testified Tuesday before Congress, residents of eastern New Mexico sounded off with their opinions on the social media giant’s recently publicized failure to protect the personal information of its users.... Full story

 

Theater, criminal justice join forces at ENMU

PORTALES — Theater and law enforcement: While those two sound like a match akin to cops and robbers, they're being used together to educate tomorrow's law enforcement professionals. Don Raley, a... Full story

 

New CYFD tool good step for saving children

The Children, Youth and Families Department has unveiled a tool that will save lives, literally. It’s called the Law Enforcement Portal, a database that officers can access from their computers or mobile devices. It lets law enforcement access...

 

Reporter's notebook: Fighting the good fight

New Mexico is making strides in the fight against prescription painkiller deaths, according to the National Safety Council. In a recent report, the organization said New Mexico — along with 13 other states and Washington, D.C. — received its...

 

Government involvement not helping

It’s a wonderful thing when someone decides to help the community. I might even join them if their efforts align with my values. I’m somewhat less thrilled when someone mistakes running for...

 

Events calendar - April 11

Today • Legal Clinic and Community Fair — 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Matt 25 Hope Center, 1200 N. Thornton St., Clovis. The public can attend to receive free brief legal consultations in the areas of family, foreclosure, debt, housing and immigration...

 

Pages past - April 11

On this date ... 1978: About 2,000 horse buyers and sellers were still in Clovis for the second day of what the Clovis Livestock Market called "the world's largest horse sale." Sale owner Larry...

 

Meetings calendar - April 11

Today • Planning and Zoning Commission — 3 p.m. at the Bert Cabiness City Government Center, 321 N. Connelly St., Clovis. Information: 575-769-7828 • Portales MainStreet Board — 5:30 p.m. at the Yam Theatre. Information: 575-226-3783...

 

Jail logs - April 11

Booked The following were booked into local jails Monday: Clovis • Timothy Saiz, 35, aggravated driving while under the influence of intoxicating liquor or any drug • Gisell Aguirre, 19, possession of drug paraphernalia, resisting, evading or...

 

Texico beats Carlsbad at Coyote Classic

ROSWELL — By coach Kristen Scanlan’s own admission, Texico didn’t have a lot of competition in Tuesday’s Coyote Classic at Roswell’s par-72 Spring River Golf Club, in large part because many of the region’s teams were competing at the Ler...

 

ENMU planning weekend events with games

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University’s athletics department is having special events in connection with this weekend’s home athletic contests involving the baseball, softball and football teams. The football team will have its Green and...

 

Prep golf: Clovis boys pull away for win in Ruidoso

RUIDOSO — Heading into Tuesday's final round of the Leroy Gooch Tournament with a 16-stroke lead, Clovis High's boys golf team needed only to hold steady to crown itself tournament champ. The...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    April 11, 2018

Big innings gives Dora first district softball win

DORA — A wild 10-run fourth inning helped Dora earn its first district softball win of the year, after it defeated Tucumcari 17-8 on Tuesday afternoon. The Coyotes scored all 10 of those... Full story

 

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