The Eastern New Mexico News - Serving Clovis, Portales and the Surrounding Communities

Articles from the October 31, 2017 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 15 of 15



Water board applicants hail from as far away as Canada

CLOVIS — The Eastern New Mexico Water Utility Authority has received 27 applications for its executive director position as of Monday, according to Office Director Maggie Chapman. Of those 27, five applicants hail from Clovis and another four from...

 
 By David Grieder    News    October 31, 2017

CHS band takes top honors at Zia contest

CLOVIS — For the sixth year in a row, and 17th time overall, the Clovis High School Wildcat Marching Band has scored top honors at the Zia Marching Fiesta. The victory Saturday in Albuquerque was...

 

Pharmacy moving to new building

CLOVIS — Roden-Smith Pharmacy will be moving to a new building at the end of the week, but it won’t be hard to find. The independent pharmacy will move down the road, just on the other side of Playa Lane, exchanging its 601 E. Llano Estacado...

 

Portales church hosting turkey dinner

PORTALES — Prepare your appetite, and get ready to see some familiar faces. The First United Methodist Church’s turkey dinner returns on Thursday. From 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., attendees of the 64th annual event can get...

 
 By David Grieder    News    October 31, 2017

Marchers mark anniversary of Reformation

CLOVIS — A long line of pedestrians carrying banners and singing hymns at twilight Sunday in downtown Clovis were in force to commemorate a special event for this year's Oct. 31, but it wasn't...

 

New restaurant opens in Portales

PORTALES — The newest restaurant in Portales came from humble beginnings. AJ’s Wings — which celebrated its grand opening Friday — began as a food trailer in 2013, operating in front of Goober McCool’s Saloon and Spirit Shoppe and at...

 

Events calendar - Oct. 31

Today • Trunk or Treat — 6 p.m.-7 p.m. at St. Anthony’s Healthcare and Rehab, Clovis. Information: 575-762-4705 • Books and Babies — 10:30 a.m. for ages 0-3 at Portales Public Library. Book: “Boo to You!” Information: 575-356-3940 •...

 

Meetings calendar - Oct. 31

Wednesday • Clovis Community College Board — 8 a.m. in room 512. Information: 575-769-4001 Thursday • Clovis City Commission — 5:15 p.m. in North Annex at Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-769-7828 Friday • ENMU Board of...

 

A look at Halloween's animal stars

Dark, spooky and grim — in the most celebratory way possible — today is the one day of the year when tradition makes it alright to frighten, disgust and disturb other people. On Halloween, eerie...

 

Pages past - Oct. 31

On this date ... 1972: Local trick-or-treaters faced foul conditions after the first winter storm of the season slammed into eastern New Mexico early in the day, leaving hazardous roads in its wake...

 

H.S. volleyball: Texico wins 5-3A regular-season crown

TUCUMCARI — Texico’s volleyball team showed character, pulling through in close sets and beating Santa Rosa 3-1 to win the District 5-3A regular-season championship Monday night. By virtue of 25-21, 24-26, 25-22, 25-21 scores, the Lady...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    October 31, 2017

An in-depth look at ENMU football team's recent win

PORTALES — In a battle of the Lone Star Conference' top rushing attack and second-ranked run defense on Saturday night, the offense prevailed. The Eastern New Mexico University Greyhounds' running...

 

AFCA Division II poll: where did ENMU land?

AFCA Division II Coaches Poll By The Associated Press Through Oct. 29 Record Pts Pvs 1. Minnesota State (10) 9-0 822 3 2. Shepherd (22) 8-0 820 2 3. Indiana (Pa.) (2) 9-0 777 4 4. Midwestern State 7-0 717 5 5. Indianapolis 9-0 710 6 6. Fort Hays...

 

Clovis grad Cass named LSC's Offensive Player of the Week

PORTALES — Clovis High graduate Kamal Cass was named Lone Star Conference Offensive Player of the Week on Monday. Cass rushed for a season-high 187 yards in the Greyhounds' 51-34 victory over Texas A&M-Kingsville. His 88-yard sprint on the first...

 

ENMU women's soccer set for LSC tourney

PORTALES — The Eastern New Mexico University women's soccer team (4-8-6) will continue its season on Wednesday night, in the opening round of the 2017 Lone Star Conference Championship tournament. The Greyhound postseason will start with a rematch...

 

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2017