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Articles from the May 31, 2018 edition

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 By David Grieder    News    May 31, 2018

School board member charged with petty misdemeanor

CLOVIS — A member of the Clovis Municipal Schools Board of Education was charged last week with two counts of petty misdemeanor battery, accused of inappropriate contact with a concession stand employee over two months ago. Kyle Snider, 46, faces a...

 
 By Jamie Cushman    News    May 31, 2018

A look at area recycling

CLOVIS — One Clovis resident wants the people of eastern New Mexico to be aware of the recycling options in the area. “I’m a big recycler, I even got people in our church to recycle,” Beulah Mattingly said. “I go through the trash to pull...

 

Elida student holding tight to dream

When Landry Truex, the recently graduated valedictorian of the Elida High School class of 2018, was just a sophomore, she said she started researching service academies as a possible path for her...

 
 By Eamon Scarbrough    News    May 31, 2018

Roosevelt hospital to expand into Clovis

Roosevelt General Hospital has plans to expand into Clovis, officials confirmed Wednesday. RGH Chief Executive Officer Kaye Green wrote in an email that a billboard advertising the expansion "went up...

 

Events calendar - May 31

Today • Curry/Roosevelt Youth Job Fair — 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at New Mexico Workforce Connection, 111 N. Main St., Clovis. Summer employment and long-term employment opportunities will be available for applicants aged 16 to 22. Information:...

 

RGH trustees to discuss loan for improvements

PORTALES — A loan to cover several improvements at Roosevelt General Hospital will depend on approval by its board of trustees at tonight’s meeting. The U.S. Department of Agriculture loan of approximately $618,000 will cover a new parking lot,...

 

Meetings calendar - May 31

Today • Roosevelt General Hospital Board of Trustees — 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Fred Anthony Conference Room at Roosevelt General Hospital, 42121 U.S. 70, Portales. Information: 575-359-1800 Saturday • Eastern New Mexico University Board of...

 

Curry roads to be closed

CLOVIS — Curry Road 7 — from Curry Road S to Curry Road Q — and Curry Road S — from Curry Road 7 to US 60/84 — will be closed Monday and Tuesday from 6:45 a.m. to 5 p.m. for an overlay of chip seal, according to a press release from Curry...

 

Plenty to keep kids busy this summer

That’s it … another school year under our belts. Summer is here, and kids are excited and eagerly anticipating all the typical summer activities — swimming and playing with friends during the...

 
 By Jamie Cushman    News    May 31, 2018

Reporter's notebook: What's in a name

Would you root for a baseball team called the Sod Poodles? How about the Boot Scooters? You may get that chance starting next year as both names are among the five finalists for the new Amarillo minor league baseball team that will begin play in the...

 

Pages past - May 31

On this date ... 1988: A torrential overnight storm brought twisters, golf-ball sized hail and up to 6 inches of rain to eastern New Mexico, leaving behind flood waters that drowned a Clovis man in...

 

Jail logs - May 31

Booked The following were booked into local jails Tuesday: Clovis • Manuel Villalobos-Mendez, 21, failure to pay fines, criminal damage to property (over $1,000) • Corbin Kentner, 20, harassment • Joshua Hutson, 37, residential burglary ...

 

Six ENMU spring athletes honored for academics

PORTALES — Six Greyhound athletes were announced Wednesday as the spring academic athletes of the year, with one for each spring sport offered. The awards went to Lindsey Adcock, Ezra Bagwell,...

 
 By Eric Murray    Sports    May 31, 2018

Camping time for hoops teams

PORTALES — The kids are out of school and the weather is sweltering hot, which means camp season is in full swing. Portales girls varsity basketball coach Wade Fraze, along with boys coach Rickie...

 

Portales' Blaeser earns North-South tennis slot

Portales senior Sarah Blaeser has been selected to the South All-Star Tennis Team, with matches set for next weekend in Albuquerque. Blaeser was the only athlete in 1A-4A selected to the team, which...

 

ENMU adds second Iona transfer

PORTALES — Eastern New Mexico University bolstered its 2018-19 women's basketball roster on Wednesday, with Division I transfer Treyanna Clay coming aboard. Clay becomes the second Iona transfer in...

 
 By David Grieder    News    May 31, 2018

DNA debated in airmen rape case

CLOVIS — For three airmen accused of raping a colleague early this year in Clovis, DNA analysis from the defendants and their alleged victim will play a significant role in the developing case. The results of that analysis came in this month, but...

 

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