Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Tuesday briefing.
Website of the day
Information from Dora’s weather station is now online as part of the West Texas Mesonet, a meteorological information project collaborating with Texas Tech University.
Question of the day
If you could ask your favorite genius a question, what would it be?
Feel free to articulate with the many other inquiring minds in our comment section below.
Holiday school schedule
Thanksgiving holidays for Roosevelt County schools:
• Dora Municipal Schools: Holiday begins at 12:35 p.m. Tuesday; classes resume Nov. 29.
• Elida Municipal Schools: Holiday begins at 1 p.m. Wednesday
• Floyd Municipal Schools: Holiday begins Wednesday; classes resume Nov. 29
• Portales Municipal Schools: Holiday begins Wednesday; classes resume Nov. 29.
Today in history
On this day in 1936, the first issue of the pictorial magazine Life is published, featuring a cover photo of the Fort Peck Dam by Margaret Bourke-White.
Here’s the rest of the story:
Today — Gone is the wind…highs in the upper 50s to mid 60s.
Tonight — Bundle up buttercup…lows in the lower to mid 30s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.