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Articles from the July 18, 2017 edition

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 By David Stevens    News    July 18, 2017

'Everybody loved to watch him play'

CLOVIS — When Gevion Lewis stepped to the plate, the crowds would go quiet. "Everybody in the stands knew ... he would put on a show," said Alex Fernandez, whose son was Gevion's teammate on the Cl...

 
 By Eamon Scarbrough    News    July 18, 2017

Arise moves to larger location

PORTALES — An eastern New Mexico organization that connects sexual assault survivors to resources just hit a growth spurt. Arise Sexual Assault Services, a branch of Roosevelt General Hospital,...

 
 By Stephanie Losoya    News    July 18, 2017

Roosevelt commission to consider donated property

PORTALES — The Roosevelt County Commission is scheduled to vote today on whether it will return donated property to the Roosevelt County Special Hospital District. The county received the one-acre property from the hospital district located adjacen...

 
 By David Stevens    Voices    July 18, 2017

Sometimes bad things happen

I went to see the pond on Sunday evening. I've been there before, dozens of times, usually with a breakfast burrito, just sitting in the car, enveloped by the serenity, watching the joggers and the...

 

Events calendar - July 18

Today • Budding Artists — 10:30 a.m. at Portales Public Library for grades 2-6. Activity: Mousetrap cars. Information: 575-356-3940 • Big Kids Activity Hour — 10 a.m. at Clovis-Carver Public Library for ages 7-11. Theme: Animal kingdom - Gros...

 
 By Sharna Johnson    Voices    July 18, 2017

Pets, too, need to keep an eye on the pounds

The first hint may be pants that appear to be smaller, though you know they haven’t shrunk. Or maybe one day you realize your seat belt is hidden by pudge. One way or another, humans figure it out...

 

Meetings calendar - July 18

Today • Cultural and Ethnic Affairs Committee — Noon at city hall, Clovis. Information: 575-769-7828 • Eastern New Mexico Water Utility Authority — 1 p.m. in North Annex of Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-769-7828 •...

 

Pages past - July 18

On this date ... 1982: A 4-year-old Lovington boy had drowned in a septic tank in Fort Sumner. John Humphrey was staying with his grandfather and aunt in a local motel when the accident occurred....

 

Jail logs - July 18

Booked The following were booked into local jails through Monday morning: Clovis • Laura Russell, 31, contempt of court • Jose Carrillo, 62, aggravated driving under the influence • Eric Rodriguez, 27, driving under the influence, possession of...

 
 By Anna George    News    July 18, 2017

Motorcycle on display at mall stolen

CLOVIS — The legend rolls on. But Clovis police aren’t quite sure where it went. A Harley-Davidson motorcycle displayed at Clovis’ North Plains Mall was stolen about 9:30 p.m. on Thursday. Police said a man and woman took the bike away on a...

 

American to play for LL softball title

ALBUQUERQUE — The Clovis American Junior Little League softball team will play for a state championship tonight. American advanced to the finals of the 13-14 age group on Monday night, forcing a second championship game at 5:30 p.m. today with a...

 

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