April, 25, 1980

• During an interview with the Portales News Tribune Dora Schools Superintendent announced that Dora Schools would change to a four day school week during the next school year. Students would attend school Tuesday through Friday.
• Roller Boogie and Convoy were the selected movie features playing at the Varsity Drive-in, located on the Roswell highway.
• The 18th Street Church of Christ announced that Abe Martin would be the new pastor for the church. Martin had recently moved to the area from Espanola.