Sunland expands recall to products from 2010

Peanut butter manufacturer Sunland has expanded its voluntary recall of all products made at its Portales plant, citing the threat of possible salmonella contamination. In a press release issued late Thursday, company spokesperson Katalin Coburn said the latest recall includes all products manufactured in its peanut butter plant after March 1, 2010. The expanded recall […]

Weekly LSC soccer update – Oct. 4

Standings All Times MDT Men Conf. All W-L W-L Incarnate Word 2-0-0 7-2-0 West Texas A&M 1-1-0 8-1-1 Midwestern State 0-1-0 5-1-2 Eastern New Mexico 0-1-0 7-4-0 Friday's match Incarnate Word 5, Ouachita Baptist 1. Sunday's matches Midwestern State 3, Adams State 0; West Texas A&M 4, Wayland Baptist 1. Monday's match Eastern New Mexico […]

ROOSEVELT CO. FOOTBALL: Coyotes thinking 6-man title

DORA — Many communities in the southeast quadrant of the state have long traditions regarding football. Dora does too, but for a long time the tradition was not to field a football team at all. Things are progressing quickly in the little town, though, since Dora High started playing 6-man football in 2007. Now, behind […]

Thursday area volleyball – Oct. 4

The Dora Lady Coyotes improved to 5-6 for the season on Thursday night with a 25-17, 25-13, 25-21 win at Melrose. Dora got off to a fast start, coach Caleb King said, in beating the the Lady Buffaloes (7-9). "We played really well at the beginning," King said. "We got a couple of blocks on […]

Lady Cats fall in five

ROSWELL — Clovis High's volleyball team dropped a 21-25, 25-13, 25-17, 21-25, 15-13 decision to Roswell High on Thursday night. The Lady Cats (5-7) had beaten Roswell High in five games earlier this season in the Zia Classic at Roswell. They'll have a rubber match on Thursday at Rock Staubus Gym — the first home […]

Godly people produce godly offspring

Very soon we will have an opportunity to vote for a man who will hold the highest office in the land. This man controls not only our future, but also the destiny of our children and grandchildren. To some degree our country and our freedom depends on the wisdom and integrity of this man. It […]

Concert to feature ENMU jazz band

Eastern New Mexico University's Department of Music is hosting a jazz concert at 7 p.m. today in the Music Building's Buchanan Hall. The concert, directed by the jazz program's Ann Bradfield, will feature ENMU's Jazz Band and Jazz Combo. The jazz band's program will feature the music of Count Basie. Trumpet player and ENMU junior […]

New Mexico infrastructure criticized

Clovis City Engineer Justin Howalt believes the community is taking the right steps towards improving roadway infrastructure. But New Mexico's roads, airports, drinking water and other areas of infrastructure were criticized in a recent statewide report from the American Society of Civil Engineers. The ASCE graded New Mexico's state infrastructure average and found that repair […]

Drug awareness

Christina Calloway: Portales News-Tribune Eastern New Mexico University Police Chief Brad Mauldin holds up a bag of marijuana confiscated from one of the ENMU dorms, part of the exhibits presented students Thursday in a marijuana and spice presentation held on campus. Students burst into laughter as they saw the effects of spice, a synthetic form […]

Police Blotter – Oct. 5

Portales police, sheriff and fire call logs: Wednesday 10:30 a.m.: Caller reported needing a cat trap, 1600 block East Amazon. 11:43 a.m.: Caller states there is a subject with a warrant, 100 block South Indio. 11:52 a.m.: Caller requested he had fallen and broken his hip, 1700 block New Mexico 330. 11:54 a.m.: Caller requested […]