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Articles from the May 2, 2017 edition

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 By Alexis Griffee    News    May 2, 2017

Beard contest returns

CLOVIS — Mustache March is over, and it’s time for local men to step up their facial hair game. Clovis Pioneer Days offers the opportunity to strut your scruff in the 2017 Beard Competition. Organizer Renee Wilson said judging is scheduled to...

 
 By Sharna Johnson    Voices    May 2, 2017

True intelligence goes beyond sense of self

Humans learn very quickly that they are individuals — possessing a name, face, body, unique thoughts, feelings and experiences — and through the sum of these things, begin to ponder their...

 
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Veteran resource event today at ENMU

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University’s first veteran resource event will have many benefits for veterans, but according to the event organizer, clarity is among the most important. The free event will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today...

 
 By Associated Press    News    May 2, 2017

Three killed in Amarillo aircraft crash

AMARILLO, Texas — Texas authorities say three people are dead after an air ambulance crashed Saturday night just south of the Amarillo airport. Texas Department of Public Safety Sgt. Cindy Barkley said the single-engine plane went down about 12:30...

 

Pages past - May 2

On this date ... 1977: Longtime Night Nursing Supervisor Sandra Grigsby had been appointed director of nurses at Clovis Memorial Hospital. Grigsby was a graduate of the Mary Fletcher Hospital School...

 
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Events calendar - May 2

Today • Blood drive — 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at CCC. Information: 575-769-4154 • Veteran Resource event — 10 a.m.-4 p.m. in Campus Union Ballroom at ENMU, Portales. Veterans, interested parties welcome. Information: 575-562-2195 • Avastar virtual...

 
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Meetings calendar - May 2

Today • Relay for Life Committee — 5:15 p.m. in Ingram Room at Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-714-1925 • Relay for Life Captains — 6:15 p.m. in Ingram Room at Clovis-Carver Public Library. Information: 575-714-1925 ...

 

Hounds drop finale to No. 7 WT

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University’s softball team hung in with seventh-ranked rival West Texas A&M for three innings in Sunday’s Lone Star Conference and regular-season finale before the Lady Buffs took charge. WT scored seven runs on...

 

Rams capture district golf title

RUIDOSO — Portales High’s boys shot a four-man score of 309 on Monday to claim the title in the District 4/1-4A golf tournament at The Links at Sierra Blanca, beating out Hope Christian by five shots. Senior Thomas Tulk took individual medalist...

 

CHS selects Kelley for AD position

CLOVIS — Clovis High on Monday selected Darren Kelley as its next athletic director. Kelley, a 1986 CHS graduate, has been on the school’s coaching staff since 1991. He is in his 18th year as the boys track coach, and has had assistant’s...

 
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Clovis police blotter - May 2

The following is a sampling of calls received by dispatchers for the Clovis police, Curry County sheriff and area fire stations: Friday • 1:26 a.m.: Burglary (commercial), 700 block of East 21st Street • 11:12 a.m.: Failure to appear,...

 
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Portales police blotter - May 2

The following is a sampling of calls for Portales police, fire and sheriff: Friday • 12:46 p.m.: Motor vehicle accident without injuries, 200 block South Avenue C • 4:46 p.m.: Reckless driver, Diamond Way/Roosevelt Road S • 4:51 p.m.: Breaking...

 
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Business briefs - May 2

Invenergy, Xcel plan open house PORTALES - Invenergy, the developer of the Sagamore Wind Project, and Xcel Energy will be answering questions today about the new wind farm southeast of Portales at an...

 
 News    May 2, 2017

Meetings watch - May 2

Portales City Council The following are items listed on the agenda for today’s Portales City Council meeting at 6:30 p.m. in the Memorial Building: • Recognition of accreditation of the Portales Communications Department by the New Mexico...

 

Monday area prep baseball linescores

District 2-6A First game La Cueva 12, Clovis 1 La Cueva 106 14 —12 11 0 Clovis 100 00 — 1 2 3 Jonathan Stroman, Wes Alexanderson (4) and Phoenix Autrey; Connor Langrell, Kayden Shober (5) and Jace Piepkorn. W — Stroman. L — Langrell. Top...

 
 By David Norton    Sports    May 2, 2017

Texico outlasts Portales

PORTALES — Texico High’s baseball team managed to hold on to an early lead to pick up the win over Portales 8-5 on Monday at Ram Field in the teams’ final game of the regular season. Going up 2-0 after the first inning, Texico managed to score...

 

Top-ranked La Cueva takes two from Cats

CLOVIS — Clovis High’s baseball team has had a pretty good season in 2017. The Wildcats, though, were no match for the state’s top-ranked team on Monday at Bell Park. La Cueva extended its winning streak to 23 games since a season-opening loss...

 

Clovis, Portales, Texico make fields in state baseball tournaments

Three local high school baseball teams qualified for the state tournament fields in their respective classes when the brackets were announced late Monday night. Clovis, after missing the tournament a year ago, is the No. 11 seed in the Class 6A... Full story

 

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