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Vacancy on Clovis economic board

The city of Clovis has a vacancy on its Economic Incentive Board for an industry representative. The board meets quarterly to make recommendations to the Clovis City Comimssion. Applications are available at the city manager’s office and will be...

 
 By Stephanie Losoya    News    July 21, 2017

Gospel group performing in Texico

TEXICO — A “New Legacy” is coming to Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. The church in Texico, located at 291 State Road 77 will host a performance by the New Legacy Project on Saturday at 7 p.m. The New Legacy Project has its roots in a 30s Gospel...

 

Pages past - July 21

On this date ... 1957: Eastern New Mexico University theater students geared up for their summer performance of "Show Boat." The presentation was a result of an ENMU summer workshop. It starred ENMU...

 

Events calendar - July 21

Today • Friday Flix — 10:30 a.m. at Portales Public Library. Movie: “Moana.” Information: 575-356-3940 • Blood drive — 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. at Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-625-9743 Saturday • Ethnic Fair — 8:30...

 

Meetings calendar - July 21

Today • Clovis City Commission — 5:15 p.m. in North Annex of Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-769-7828 • Curry County Health Council — 3 p.m. at commission room in Curry County Complex, Clovis. Information: 575-763-6016 Tuesday...

 

Jail logs - July 21

Booked The following were booked into local jails Tuesday-Wednesday: Clovis • Daniel Lucero, 28, failure to appear on misdemeanor charge • Mikayla Menzis, 21, possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia • Hilario...

 

Man shot after allegedly breaking into home

CLOVIS — A man alleged to have broken into a home on the 2500 block of Ross Street was shot about 10 p.m. Wednesday, according to Clovis Police Chief Doug Ford. The injured man was taken to Plains Regional Medical Center. Ford did not identify the...

 
 By Eamon Scarbrough    News    July 21, 2017

Reactions mixed on new bail bond rules

In the first month of a resolution allowing certain New Mexico defendants to be released from detention centers without bail, eastern New Mexico residents displayed mixed feelings. Senate Joint Resolution 1 took effect July 1, and is aimed at...

 
 By David Grieder    News    July 21, 2017

Citizen representative vote halted for tie

CLOVIS - Without a tie-breaker vote, the appointment of a citizen representative to the Public Works Committee was halted in its tracks Thursday evening at the city commission meeting. Mayor David Lan...

 
 By David Grieder    News    July 20, 2017 

City schedules third closed-door meeting

CLOVIS — The city is scheduled to hold its third closed-doors executive session in as many weeks, this one in advance of its regular City Commission meeting tonight. City officials reported no action following the previous two sessions. The second...

 
 By Eamon Scarbrough    News    July 20, 2017 

Portales resource officer talks experience, lessons learned

PORTALES — The Portales Municipal School District's school resource officer has learned some lessons of his own while acting as teacher and counselor for students. Going into his second year in the...

 
 By Stephanie Losoya    News    July 20, 2017 

School districts filling in the gaps

It is prime time for new hires in education. As the new school year fast approaches, districts across the region are hiring new administrators, many of whom are moving from within their district to new positions. • Clovis At Clovis Municipal...

 
 By Stephanie Losoya    News    July 20, 2017 

Stuff the Bus event under way

Before it's time to stuff school busses with students, the United Way of Eastern New Mexico, 211 and area businesses are working to "Stuff the Bus" with school supplies for students in Portales and...

 
 News    July 20, 2017 

Tax board recommends $67,342 for CCC, zoo, others

CLOVIS — The Lodger's Tax Advisory Board recommended $67,342 Tuesday from $114,842 in funds requested by various community entities for promoting tourism dollars in the city. The board came in well...

 
 By David Grieder    News    July 20, 2017 

Clovis airport manager resigns

CLOVIS — Airport Manager Kyle Berkshire turned in his letter of resignation Monday, saying it was time for him to “go a different direction.” Berkshire’s resignation is effective Aug. 4, and he said he will take the month following to conside...

 

Water line work to go extra day

PORTALES — Water line improvements this week in Portales will continue an extra day, according to city officials. Portales city administration has been notified the intersection of Globe and Chicago will remain closed through Saturday due to...

 

Pages past - July 20

On this date ... 1962: The Clovis Zoo gained a new prickly friend from Cannon Air Force Base. Some unidentified airmen donated a porcupine to the zoo after trapping it on base. The airmen discovered...

 
 News    July 20, 2017 

Events calendar - July 20

Today • Childrens’ Storyhour — 10 a.m. at Clovis-Carver Public Library for ages 3-6. Theme: Let’s get ready for Shark Week. Information: 575-769-7840 • Closing party — 10:30 a.m. at Portales Public Library. Event to wrap up summer....

 
 News    July 20, 2017 

Meetings calendar - July 20

Today • Clovis City Commission — 5:15 p.m. in North Annex of Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-769-7828 • Curry County Health Council — 3 p.m. at commission room in Curry County Complex, Clovis. Information: 575-763-6016 Monday...

 
 News    July 20, 2017 

Jail logs - July 20

Booked The following were booked into local jails Tuesday-Wednesday: Clovis • Bobby Sena, 50, theft of identity, forgery, fraud, failure to appear on misdemeanor charge • Jonathan Romero, 22, child abuse (no death or great bodily harm),...

 
 By Anna George    News    July 19, 2017

New members sworn into water authority

The Eastern New Mexico Water Utility Authority swore in new members Tuesday and narrowly elected Clovis Mayor David Lansford as its new chair. Lansford was elected 4-3 in the meeting at the North Anne...

 

'Love Portales' initiative to benefit community

PORTALES — The Portales Ministerial Alliance has banded together to serve the community. The Alliance’s “Love Portales” initiative includes a summer full of public activities benefiting residents, including a 10 K run on Saturday. Garnet...

 
 By Eamon Scarbrough    News    July 19, 2017

Portales residents raise concerns about dip in road

PORTALES — An attempt by the state to address concerns about a large dip in Portales has seemingly created another issue. The crevice on the intersection of Fir and North Avenue I was constructed...

 
 By Stephanie Losoya    News    July 19, 2017

Roosevelt County to eliminate advisory planning board

PORTALES — Roosevelt County is planning to eliminate its advisory planning board, and it’s pretty sure nobody will notice the difference. The Roosevelt County Commission expressed intent to adopt a new ordinance to alter its current subdivision...

 

Man arrested in Denny's parking lot shooting

CLOVIS — City police have arrested a man who allegedly shot five bullets into a truck in a Denny’s parking lot Saturday night, according to a CPD press release. Jonathan Romero, 22, was arrested early Monday morning, charged with abuse of a child...

 

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