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 By David Grieder    News    November 14, 2018 

Judge to consider rehabilitation for Jouett

CLOVIS - A sentencing hearing on last year's confessed library shooter is scheduled for next year. But before then, the judge will take some time to consider arguments presented Tuesday as to the...

 
 By David Grieder    News    November 14, 2018 

Water concerns affecting local dairy

CLOVIS - Ryan Schaap isn't crying over spilt milk - he's "furious." The manager of Highland Dairy told The News this week his operation has lost about 15,000 gallons of milk daily since the Air Force... Full story

 

Pages past - Nov. 14

On this date ... 1968: All former and present members of the Broadview Church of the Nazarene had been invited to Homecoming day. A covered dish luncheon was planned at the 4-H building in Broadview....

 

Events calendar - Oct. 14

Today • Clovis Chamber of Commerce Retail Committee Christmas Around Town — 8 a.m.-5 p.m., participating Clovis businesses. Get a card punched to be entered in a drawing for prizes. Information: 575-763-3435 • Tiny Tots — 10 a.m.,...

 

Meetings calendar - Nov. 14

Thursday • Eastern New Mexico Water Utility Authority board — 1 p.m., Texico Fire Station, 120 N. Turner Ave., Texico. Information: 575-935-4262 • Curry County Driving While Intoxicated Task Force — 4 p.m., Commission Chambers, 417 Gidding...

 

Jail log - Nov. 14

Booked The following were booked into local jails Friday-Monday: Clovis • Lary Calvin, 49, child solicitation by electronic communication, criminal sexual communication with a child (attempt) • Jacob Romero, 22, failure to appear • James...

 
 By Jamie Cushman    News    November 14, 2018 

C-c-c-cold way to start a Monday

Snow - eastern New Mexico's and west Texas' old friend or foe, depending on your perspective - returned to the area for the first time in nearly two years late Sunday. The snowfall was likely...

 
 By Jamie Cushman    News    November 14, 2018 

Muleshoe fire destroys home

MULESHOE — A fire on Avenue D in Muleshoe on Monday destroyed a home and briefly impacted activities at Dillman Elementary School. Muleshoe Superintendent R.L. Richards said smoke from the house fire inundated the school. That resulted in the 400-p...

 

City to consider police pay raise

CLOVIS — City commissioners will consider approval of updated working terms with the Clovis Police Department, including a small pay increase, when they meet at 5:15 p.m. Thursday at the North Annex of the Clovis-Carver Public Library. The agreemen...

 
 By Jamie Cushman    News    November 14, 2018 

Project aims to bring students into civic process

CLOVIS — Patriotism is in the news again. This time, it’s at the heart of a project aimed at involving Clovis students in the civic process. Curry County Manager Lance Pyle said he came up with the idea a couple of months ago. “The United State...

 
 By David Grieder    News    November 14, 2018 

To honor and remember

PORTALES - From the German prison camps of the "Great War" to the nebulous contours of the "War on Terror," Portales this year celebrated the range of military service among Roosevelt County sons and...

 
 By Jamie Cushman    News    November 14, 2018 

Portales board tours school cafeteria

PORTALES - Members of the Portales Municipal Schools Board of Education and other PMS staff toured the recently renovated Portales Junior High School cafeteria prior to Monday night's board meeting....

 

Education digest - Nov. 14

FCCLA members attend conference ARTESIA — About 25 Clovis High School Family, Career and Community Leaders of America members attended the Career Technical Student Organization Leadership Conference in Artesia last month, according to sophomore...

 

Four in running for Little Miss Merry Christmas

PORTALES — Four girls — ages 5-10 — are vying for the 2018 Little Miss Merry Christmas title sponsored by the Ambassadors of the Roosevelt County Chamber of Commerce. As a part of Portales’ holiday tradition, the contest raises funds for the...

 

Events calendar - Nov. 11

Today • Veterans Day breakfast — 7-11 a.m., American Legion Post 25, 2400 W. Seventh St., Clovis. Information: 575-760-4530 • Holiday Bazaar — 10 a.m., Clovis Civic Center, 801 Schepps Blvd., Clovis. Arts, crafts, interactive shopping.... Full story

 

Meetings calendar - Nov. 11

Monday • Portales Municipal Schools Board of Education work session — Noon, board room, L.C. Cozzens administrative offices, 501 S. Abilene, Portales. Information: 575-356-7000 • Portales Municipal Schools Board of Education — 5:15 p.m.,...

 

Officials address water concerns

CLOVIS - Unknowns remain, but state and federal officials did what they could Friday evening to address community concerns of the recently reported contamination to area water wells stemming from... Full story

 

Vander Dussen wins close judge race

CLOVIS — Across more than 3,600 votes cast in Curry County’s contested magistrate judge race, in the end fewer than 200 separated the candidates. Janemarie Vander Dussen, the Republican victor, said it was “nerve-wracking” to watch the votes...

 

Melrose health clinic may close

MELROSE - After eight years providing medical services to the people of Melrose and surrounding communities, the Melrose Health Clinic appears on the verge of closing. That was the message Roosevelt... Full story

 

Honors across ages

CLOVIS - The theme was "No Veteran Walks Alone," and that held up Saturday during the Veterans Day parade in Clovis. Not only did veterans walk and march in company, plenty of others rode on floats...

 

In tribute: Former Causey postmistress did it all

CAUSEY — Mary Lee Terral wore many hats in the village of Causey — mother and wife, seamstress, church pianist, volleyballer and bookkeeper. And for over 40 years, she was the postmistress of the...

 

Shed burns in Clovis

CLOVIS - A shed fire behind a home in the 700 block of Gidding Street covered downtown Clovis in smoke and drew a pair of fire engines shortly before noon on Wednesday. Clovis Fire Chief Mike Nolen...

 

Father's conviction follows son's

CLOVIS — A 61-year old Clovis man was sentenced last week to nine years in prison for a sex crime committed four years earlier on a child in his care, according to a news release from the 9th Judicial District Attorney. Domingo Bolanos was...

 

Man gets 18 years on drug charges

CLOVIS — With an enhancement for prior felonies, a judge last week sentenced Aaron Clark to 18 years in prison for his convictions in September on third-degree felony child abuse, possession of a controlled substance and tampering with evidence....

 

Juvenile faces burglary charges

CLOVIS — Police on Thursday arrested a juvenile suspect in connection with multiple commercial burglaries, according to a news release. Detectives identified the 17-year old male suspect from business surveillance images and last week executed a...

 

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