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Articles from the April 13, 2018 edition

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 By David Grieder    News    April 13, 2018

Confusion across country about which 'CHS' threatened

CLOVIS — Word travels fast these days, but sometimes context happens slowly. That was the case for a number of schools across the country this week after a social media post last week by a Clovis High School student threatening violence at “CHS... Full story

 
 By Jamie Cushman    News    April 13, 2018

Job fair's future being evaluated

CLOVIS — Employers and prospective employees once again filled the Clovis Civic Center on Thursday for the Eastern New Mexico Spring Job Fair amidst some uncertainty regarding the fair's future....

 

Locals weigh in on 'unlucky' Friday the 13th

For some, it evokes images of black cats and cracked mirrors; for others, a machete-wielding maniac in a hockey mask. For several High Plains residents, though, Friday the 13th is just another self-fulfilling prophecy. Though it is difficult to...

 
 By Jamie Cushman    News    April 13, 2018

CCC board approves operating budget

CLOVIS — The Clovis Community College Board of Trustees wasted no time on Thursday, quickly approving several financial items at a short meeting. The board unanimously approved the proposed operating budget for fiscal year 2018-19. The proposed bud...

 

Outage affects more than 4,000

CLOVIS — A transmission line outage affected 4,464 customers of Xcel Energy on Thursday evening in northeast Clovis, according to spokesman Wes Reeves. The outages were first reported at 5:41 p.m., and service was restored just over an hour later...

 

Crews battle Thursday evening fire

Rural fire crews spent much of Thursday evening battling a fire that stretched across two states and three counties. John Mohon, Milnesand’s fire chief, said pretty much every Roosevelt County rural department was helping with the the fire, which...

 

Events calendar - April 13

Today • Plains Regional Medical Center craft and bake sale — 8 a.m. until sold out at hospital lobby. Information: 575-769-2141 • Sidney Shuler Faculty Trumpet Recital — 7 p.m. at the ENMU Music Building. Free admission. Information: 575-562-...

 

Reporter's notebook: Bottom of the list

New Mexico: Great for green chile, but bad for millennials, according to a recent study. WalletHub has found that in a list of the best states for millennials — which includes the District of Columbia — New Mexico ranks 51. States were ranked...

 

Meetings calendar - April 13

Monday • Floyd Board of Education — 6 a.m. at Floyd Municipal Schools, 1564 New Mexico 267, Floyd. Information: 575-478-2211 • Grady Board of Education — 6 p.m. at Grady Municipal Schools, 100 Franklin St., Grady. Information: 575-357-2192...

 
 By Judy Brandon    Voices    April 13, 2018

Fill your life with the spirit of God

Jesus, who knows us better than we even know ourselves, warned His hearers about obstructions or sin in one’s heart. He said: “What comes from your heart is what makes you unclean. Out of your...

 

Genuine wisdom rooted forever in God

According to the wise man writing in Ecclesiastes 3, “For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven.” I like the way Eugene Peterson paraphrases this in The Message:...

 
 By Audra Brown    Voices    April 13, 2018

Steak's nice, party favors better

The best parties are those with all your friends, with the time and space to have a good time together. But some get-togethers are less personal. Business banquets are an example of such a thing. It...

 

Pages past - April 13

On this date ... 1973: New Mexico's United States Sen. Pete Domenici announced that the federal government had agreed to help finance an educational television station on the campus of Eastern New Mex...

 

Jail logs - April 13

Booked The following were booked into local jails Wednesday through Thursday: Clovis • Antonio Tenorio, 56, shoplifting ($250 or less) • Michael England, 39, failure to appear on misdemeanor charge • Martha Lazaro, 44, possession of a controlle...

 

Public record - April 13

The following marriage licenses were compiled from court records through Wednesday at the Curry County clerk’s office: • Apolonio Zacarias Sena 24, to Stormy Sea Saucedo, 21, both of Clovis • Danielle Ann Falco, 29, to Ryan Ashby Boyd, 24,...

 

ENMU adjusts softball, baseball series

PORTALES — Due to inclement weather concerns, ENMU has adjusted its weekend softball and baseball games against Texas A&M-Kingsville. The softball team will play a 6 p.m. Friday single game and a noon Saturday doubleheader. The baseball team will...

 

ENMU women's basketball program offering trio of camps

PORTALES — The Eastern New Mexico University women’s basketball program is hosting a trio of camps in June. The first camp, set for June 9, is an elite camp for advanced basketball skill work. The cost is $95 per athlete or $80 per athlete if...

 

Rams take third in tight Lovington Invitational field

LOVINGTON — Finishing last sounds like a bad golf meet, but Thursday was actually a pretty good day for the Portales High boys team. The Rams had all five golfers shoot in the 80s, and finished just...

 
 By Peter Stein    Sports    April 13, 2018

Cats ready for home Relays

CLOVIS — Running and jumping and throwing are pretty much the same here as they are anywhere. Track and field teams are going to compete the best they can, and that won't vary much unless it's on...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    April 13, 2018

Dora uses big third to top Logan

DORA — Prairie gusts of 30 mph and more couldn't stop Dora from pouring it on Logan in Thursday's A/3A-District 5/6 softball matchup. The Coyotes scored seven runs in the third inning to take the...

 

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