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Articles from the September 27, 2017 edition

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Teachers speak out at Clovis board meeting

CLOVIS — Complaints that high school administrators disrespected teachers were voiced Monday night at the Clovis Municipal Schools Board of Education meeting. "I am not valued as a teacher or as a...

 

Letters to the editor - Sept. 27

We have duty to question leaders Regarding the Dora school district and its recent audit: We have a duty to question the leaders of any entity that has oversight of taxpayer money. Two audits were performed for the Dora school district — one for...

 

Politics rigged game I won't play

People often describe the things I write as “political.” They may not even intend it as an insult. I prefer to think of my views as post-political; beyond the obsolete sphere of politics. I wish...

 

Hospital official lays out financial goals

PORTALES — Roosevelt General Hospital Chief Executive Officer Kaye Green laid out the facility’s financial goals at a board of trustees meeting Monday night. After Chief Financial Officer Bill Boyer reported that RGH made just under $63,000 in pr...

 

Science standard changes mistake, bad for business

Many in New Mexico — home to three research universities, three national labs and a penchant for attracting high-tech companies — are aghast that their Public Education Department plans to veer away from hard science in its classrooms. With good...

 

Trump not first on criticized list

So you think the media has treated Donald Trump unfairly. Let’s look at the record. • “By any measure, Donald Trump is unfit to be president” — editorial, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, March...

 

Events calendar - Sept. 27

Today • Preschool story-time — 10:30 a.m. at Portales Public Library. Book: Way Up High in the Apple Tree. Information: 575-356-3940 • Tween program — 4:30 p.m. at Portales Public Library for ages 9-12. Activity: Xbox One free play....

 

Pages past - Sept. 27

On this date ... 1957: A letter from Rogers dairy farmer Mayo Varnell was featured in a large advertisement for Price's Creameries of Portales. Varnell touted the value of "milk tanks or bulk milk...

 

Meetings calendar - Sept. 27

Today • Public Works Committee — 8:30 a.m. at City Hall, Clovis. Information: 575-769-7828 Tuesday • Portales City Council — 6:30 p.m. in council chambers at the Portales Memorial Building. Information: 575-356-6662 ext. 1012 • Roosevelt...

 

Jail logs - Sept. 27

Booked The following were booked into local jails Monday: Clovis • Brandi Sorge, 42, failure to pay fines • Brandon Brooks, 27, aggravated driving while under the influence • Matthew Reyes, 39, probation violation • Shawna Sigala, 29,...

 

Clovis boys soccer team nips Santa Fe

CLOVIS — Clovis High's boys soccer team has designs on making some loud noise in the state tournament. To that end, the Wildcats will have to be tested, will have to survive close games. Tuesday...

 

ENMU women finish fourth at rodeo

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University’s women’s rodeo team placed fourth at its weekend College “Daze” Rodeo, while the men took ninth in the three-day event at Lewis Cooper Arena. The Greyhound women scored 155 points, while the men...

 

Prep soccer roundup - Clovis tops Santa Fe

SANTA FE — The good news is Clovis remains undefeated in girls District 2-6A soccer play. The better news is the Wildcats won their first 2-6A contest Tuesday, scoring the first four goals in a 6-1 rout of Santa Fe Tuesday night. Mariah Loya and...

 

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