June 29, 1981

• Dr. Robert Matheny was appointed to the position of executive vice president for academic affairs at Eastern New Mexico University.
• Miss Portales Lynn Lawson, who was a junior at Eastern New Mexico University, was crowned Miss New Mexico during the pageant that was held in Hobbs.
• Kraft 32 ounce jars of Miracle Whip Salad Dressing were on sale for $1.29 at Home Town Foods.