July 19, 1977

• Portales resident Kay Quisenberry returned home after spending nearly a year on Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia. While there, she attended Summerside High school as an exchange student. Quisenberry was sponsored by the Portales Rotary Club.
• The Blue Jays won the league championship of Junior League boys baseball.
• Eighty acres of productive land with full water rights and two connected wells was advertised to sell for $47,000 by HOGG Realty.