ENMU to celebrate 75th anniversary

By Clarence Plank: PNT staff writer While it’s still in the planning stages, Eastern New Mexico University’s 75 anniversary celebration already includes a new look, plenty of color and loads of memories.

Wind storm kills Clovis man

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Freedom New Mexico A spring wind storm that pounded eastern New Mexico Saturday with 65 mph gusts is being blamed for the death of a Clovis man. Juan R. Chavez, 35, died after a wind blast caught the loading door of a semi truck, slamming him into a wall at a Southwest Cheese dock. Chavez […]

April 5, 2009 On the shelves

Still Life by Joy Fielding Best-selling author Joy Fielding delivers a suspenseful and riveting tale of a young woman caught in a nightmare somewhere between life and death. Casey Marshall couldn’t be more content with her life. She’s beautiful, happily married and the owner of a successful interior design business. Everything changes when a car […]

April 5, 2009 Events

Tuesday Wind Symphony/Guest High School Ensemble — 7 p.m. Campus Union Building Ballroom. ENMU Concert Band clinic. Thursday Food bank delivery — 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Memorial Building, Sevent and Abilene streets. Food Bank of Eastern New Mexico is delivering commodities. Bring your own bag to carry the food. Friday Jack Williamson Lectureship — […]

April 5, 2009 Elida School News

Baseball: April 7 — Dora – Here — Varsity, Junior Varsity – 3 and 5 p.m. April 10 — Floyd — There — Varsity, Junior Varsity – 3 and 5 p.m. April 9 — Junior High track — Melrose —3 p.m. SBA testing schedule: Grades 3-6 — April 6-9 Grades 7, 8, 11 — April […]

April 5, 2009 Library news

On Tuesday, we’ll take a Poetry Break at After School at the Library at 4:30 p.m. Bring your favorite poem and get ready to share, discover new poems and maybe even write one of your own. Preschool Storytime meets every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. and Thursday at 6 p.m. This week’s Storytime we’ll be enjoying […]

April 5, 2009 Dora School News

School resumes After a week off for Spring Break, school will resume for Dora students tomorrow.

April 5, 2009 Community menus

Monday: BBQ chicken, creamy cole slaw, green beans, wheat roll, margarine, chocolate pudding, and topping. Tuesday: Ham and beans, cheese, green chilies, onions, okra, cornbread, and peach cobbler. Wednesday: Hamburger mac, green beans, corn, apricots, and peanut butter cookie. Thursday: Chicken spaghetti, beets, green salad, dressing, garlic bread, and peaches. Friday: Pork roast, black-eyed peas, […]

April 5, 2009 Engagements

Mitchell-White Lynda Mitchell of Tyler, Texas announces the engagement and approaching marriage of her daughter, Rebekah Ann Mitchell of Portales to Weston J. White of Portales, son of Calvin and Lynda White of Grady. The couple will exchange vows at 5 p.m. May 23, 2009, at the First Baptist Church in Portales. A reception will […]

April 6, 1955

A class in audio-visual education at Eastern New Mexico University, in connection with their study of film projectors, visited the Tower Theatre, where a demonstration of the equipment was presented for the students by B.J. Edwards, the theatre manager. The visit was part of a project created by Joyce Foster and Edna Walker, both of […]