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Articles from the October 5, 2017 edition

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 By David Grieder    News    October 5, 2017

About $20,000 tentatively earmarked for library memorial

CLOVIS — At least $20,000 in funds raised from private donors the past month have been designated for a memorial to the victims of the Aug. 28 library shooting, but details are still to be ironed out. Members of the Clovis/Curry County Chamber of...

 

Public comment now on the clock in Portales

PORTALES — Area residents wanting to offer input at Portales City Council meetings will be on the clock after the council voted Tuesday to formalize the process. Council members unanimously agreed to ask those addressing the council to limit their...

 
 By Kevin Wilson    News    October 5, 2017

Clovis officials to tackle backyard chicken issue

CLOVIS — The Clovis City Commission will, after two months, tackle an ordinance that could allow for more feathered friends in city backyards. Ordinance 2094-2017 would expand permissions for...

 

CCC close to energy performance contract

CLOVIS — Clovis Community College is close to finalizing its energy performance contract that will provide the school with a savings in utilities cost, Chief Financial Officer Tom Drake told the Board of Trustees at its regular meeting on Wednesday...

 

ENMU homecoming festivities ramping up

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico is celebrating homecoming. Festivities ramp up on Friday. The president's backyard barbecue will begin at 6 p.m. at the president's home at 1600 W. Cherry St., said...

 

Events plentiful this weekend

In a world that feels increasingly R-rated due to violence and language, I am especially grateful that Eastern New Mexico University has lined up a bevy of family-friendly festivities this weekend to...

 

Events calendar - Oct. 5

Today • Preschool story-time — 6 p.m. at Portales Public Library. Book: Donut Miss This. Information: 575-356-3940 • Tween program — 4:30 p.m. for ages 9-12 at Portales Public Library. Throwback Thursday: Board games. Information:...

 

'Nights' help motivate

Increasingly, our elementary schools are holding multiple “Literacy Nights” or “Family Nights” during the course of the school year. This provides an opportunity for parents to come by the...

 

Meetings calendar - Oct. 5

Today • Clovis City Commission — 5:15 p.m. at North Annex, Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-769-7828 Friday • Board of Regents — 9:30 a.m. at Eastern New Mexico University administration building, Portales. Information:...

 

Pages past - Oct. 5

On this date ... 1952: Stockholders of the Roosevelt County War Memorial Association had voted to build a community building in Portales as a war memorial. The stockholders agreed that work on the...

 

Farwell native Field joining UCLA elites

Former Farwell and University of Arkansas football player Bobby Field will be inducted into the University of California-Los Angeles Athletics Hall of Fame this month for his contributions as a footba...

 

Jail logs - Oct. 5

Booked The following were booked into local jails Tuesday Clovis • Mytrice Williams-Deleon, 46, failure to appear on misdemeanor charge • Andrew Quiroz, 24, speeding, aggravated driving while under the influence • Caressa Bandy, 24, resisting,...

 

ENMU roundup: 1957 football team to be honored

PORTALES — The Eastern New Mexico Greyhounds football team returns home this Saturday night to host UT-Permian Basin for the annual Greyhound homecoming football game. The game will kick off at 7 p.m., with the 1957 Greyhound football team being...

 

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