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Articles from the June 15, 2017 edition

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 By Stephanie Losoya    News    June 15, 2017

Vandals striking elementary playgrounds

CLOVIS — Public school playgrounds have become playgrounds for vandals, Clovis school officials are reporting. At least half of the Clovis Municipal Schools' elementary schools have been damaged in...

 
 By Anna George    News    June 15, 2017

Pearce recounts details of shooting

Steve Pearce was just stepping in to take batting practice Wednesday morning when he noticed a man who seemed “a little out of place.” While everyone else at the U.S. House Republican baseball team practice was engaged in their workout or...

 

Events calendar - June 15

Today • Blooming Talent — 10:30 a.m. at Portales Public Library. Guest: Chris Harrell, the Singing Scientist. Information: 575-356-3940 • Childrens’ Storyhour — 10 a.m. at Clovis-Carver Public Library for ages 3-6. Information:...

 
 By Stephanie Losoya    News    June 15, 2017

Motor complex director hoping for fireworks

CLOVIS — Fireworks may fly at High Plains Motorsports this Saturday. Brad Harris, director of the motor complex at Ned Houk Park is revving up for what he calls the “biggest event of the year” at the track. About 40 cars are scheduled to race,...

 

Meetings calendar - June 15

Today • Clovis MainStreet — 8:15 a.m. at 418 N. Main St. Information: 575-309-8370 • Eastern New Mexico Water Utility Authority — 1 p.m. at Memorial Building, Portales. Information: 575-935-4262 • Clovis City Commission — 5:15 p.m. in...

 
 By Eamon Scarbrough    News    June 15, 2017

ENMU choir camp welcomes passionate singers

PORTALES — Passion brought many of the 120 high school students to the Eastern New Mexico University Choir Camp this week. The camp, which began Monday and culminates in a concert at 2 p.m. today...

 
 By Eamon Scarbrough    News    June 15, 2017

Grants get go-ahead, but funding down

PORTALES — Applications for three federal grants serving a large demographic in the Portales Municipal School District received the go-ahead Monday night at the PMS Board of Education meeting. But officials said funding is significantly less than...

 

Town halls scheduled for Roosevelt land use plan

PORTALES — The Roosevelt County Land Use Committee has scheduled town hall meetings for input on the Roosevelt County Land Use Plan. County officials scheduled meetings as follows: • 1 p.m. June 27 at the Roosevelt County Courthouse Commission...

 

Horsemen clubs another form of area fun

On summer weekends when many families are gathering up gear for soccer or baseball, a number of locals hitch up trailers, load horses, and round up saddles, halters, bridles, and trail patterns to...

 

Pages past - June 15

On this date ... 1982: New Mexico's state board of polygraphy had scheduled its June meeting in Clovis. The agenda included establishment of a code of ethics and creed of conduct for polygraphers....

 

Jail logs - June 15

Jail logs Booked The following were booked into local jails Tuesday: Clovis • Cedric Johnson, 22, non-residential burglary, shoplifting, possession of burglary tools, criminal damage to property, probation violation • Toby Montoya, 28, failure...

 
 By Kevin Wilson    Sports    June 15, 2017

Grady hires Langan as boys basketball coach

CLOVIS — Jonathan Langan was surprised to find out he was a frontrunner for the Grady boys basketball coaching position, largely because he hadn’t applied. But somebody put in a good word for him, and a good interview led to his first head coachi...

 

ENMU women in eighth two days into college finals rodeo

CASPER, Wyo. — After the first two days of the College National Finals Rodeo, Eastern New Mexico University’s women’s team is eighth in the field with 155 points. Tierra Gray placed third in the second go on breakaway roping, posting a time of...

 

LSC moves basketball tournament

RICHARDSON, Texas — The Lone Star Conference basketball tournaments are heading west, but only barely from Eastern New Mexico University’s vantage point. The conference has announced the men’s and women’s tournaments will head to Frisco, Texa...

 

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