The voice


By Eric Norwood Jr. PNT staff writer Janet Lyn Bresenham is the smooth voice heard whenever the news or weather is announced on KENW-FM Public Radio Network. Bresenham also has her hand in a few other projects at KENW. The journalist, broadcaster, singer, and songwriter has also worked as a teacher, photographer, and news […]

Variety truly spice of life

I thought I didn’t own any black leather. The more I thought about it, I realized that I most certainly do. I have a sweet little pair of black patent leather pumps. Still, not really the right styling for this rally. For the first time in my life, I found myself smack in the middle […]

Dora school news

On Nov. 5, all voters registered in Roosevelt County who live within the boundaries of the Dora School District may vote on the General Obligation Bond Question. Voters do not have to be property owners to vote. The purpose of the $1.5 million bond is to maintain and enhance Dora School facilities and reduce energy […]

James Elementary shut down while police chase suspect

PNT staff James Elementary was placed on lockdown for about 35 minutes Monday afternoon while law enforcement pursued a Portales man wanted for parole violation, according to police. Marquise Cooper, 24, was captured a short time later in the 1600 block of South Avenue D, according to the Portales Police Department’s Lt. Kirk Wilson. Though […]

Events calendar — Oct. 29

Today Books N Babies — 10:30 a.m., Portales Public Library. “Hallowbabies” will be featured. Open to children ages 0-3. Information: 356-3940. Boot camp — 5:30 p.m., Portales Recreation Center. $5 per class. Information: 356-8598. Wednesday Aerobics — 7:30 a.m., Portales Recreation Center. $5 per class, $25 per month or $75 for one year. Information: 356-8598. […]

Police blotter — Oct. 29

Portales police, sheriff, and fire call logs:  Friday Caller reported: • 3:28 p.m.: Requested officer, 100 block of East Kaywood. • 3:36 p.m.: Animal complaint, West 18th Street. • 5:04 p.m.: Motor vehicle accident no injuries, South Avenue E. • 5:26 p.m.: Animal complaint, 1400 block of South Globe. • 5:38 p.m.: Warrant service, Portales. […]

Engagements — Oct. 27

Krouse-Kruckeberg Gary and Elaine Kruckeberg of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Teri Kruckeberg of Clovis, to Michael Krouse, of Clovis, son of Dean Krouse and Barb Lewis of Middleville, Mich. The couple will exchange vows 2 p.m. Nov. 9, 2013. The bride-elect is a 2008 graduate of Clovis Community College. […]

Marriage: Snowberger-Clauss

SooJee Annah Clauss of Albuquerque and Nicholas Edward Snowberger of Roswell were joined in marriage on May 25, 2013, at Our Lady of Assumption Church in Albuquerque. The Rev. Kevin Niehoff and Pastor Shawn Kelly performed their double ring ceremony. The bride is the daughter of David and Donna Clauss of Albuquerque. The bridegroom is […]

Birthday — Castle

Gladys Castle of Clovis will celebrate her 101st birthday Nov. 2, 2013. She will celebrate the birthday with a family dinner. Castle was born Nov. 2, 1912, in Rogers, Okla. She has six children, 9 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.

Club Notes — Oct. 27

Daughters of the American Revolution The El Portal chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met Oct. 12 at the Roosevelt County Historical Museum at Eastern New Mexico university in Portales. Cori Snobble and Vicky Stratton were hostesses. After touring the museum, the business meeting was conducted by Regent Vicky Stratton. Jessie Strauch suggested […]