June 27, 1976

• Portales High School basketball team members Gail Cozzens and Penny Sanders earned the two highest honors at the Eastern New Mexico Sunshine Basketball Camp. Cozzens was named “Miss Basketball” the overall award for the camps top player, while Sanders received the “Miss Congeniality’ award.
• Long white potatoes were on sale at Parkway Super Market for 88 cents for a 10 pound bag.
• Bob Cochrane took over at the Portales District Attorney’s Office after Fred Hensley was elected to the judgeship of the Ninth Judicial District.