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By Karl Terry
The Staff of The News 

Billy the Kid's journeys may have taken him near Portales


Last updated 7/8/2023 at 11:01am

This Friday will mark 142 years since the death of Henry McCarty, a.k.a. Billy the Kid, a.k.a. William or Billy Bonney.

On July 14, 1881, most historians believe Billy the Kid died around midnight in Pete Maxwell’s bedroom in Fort Sumner. That f...

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