August 19, 1981

• Winners of the 1981 Roosevelt County Fair Halter Horse Show were: Leonard Johnson, Grand Champion Gelding; Shay Abernathy, Reserve Champion Gelding; Sindi Smith, Grand Champion Mare; and Jeff Estes, Reserve Champion Mare.
• Seventy-five Eastern New Mexico University football players attended the opening day of practice for the upcoming season.
• A Mini Canner was on sale for $7.99 at Trader Horns True Value.