Police looking for male, two females in connection with robbery

Clovis police are looking for three suspects who allegedly beat a Clovis man and robbed him at gunpoint in his apartment at approximately 10 p.m. Wednesday in the 300 Block of Gayland Drive. According to a Clovis police news release: The victim, 52 year-old Curtis Hager, suffered wounds from being hit on the head with […]

Voluntary solutions the answer

Libertarians often get accused of blaming everything on government. Little old us, picking on big strong government? That's silly. The problem is not government, nor is it crime. The problem is people using theft and aggression against others. To draw a false distinction between these primary sources of theft and aggression in the world is […]

Public entitled to reasonable public meeting notice

Public officials say they encourage public involvement in matters relating to the public's business. Well, here's a chance for them to stand behind their words and prove they aren't just empty platitudes. They should push the New Mexico Legislature to enact a bill that triples the amount of public notice required before they convene their […]

Portales basketball preview

BOYS Portales (7-5) vs. Taos (9-5) 4:30 p.m. Thursday First Round, Hope Christian Invitational, Albuquerque • Radio: None. • Last time out: The Tigers have been idle since a 67-65 loss Jan. 8 at Espanola Valley. Portales defeated West Las Vegas 71-60 Saturday. • Last meeting: 2011, Taos won 63-60. • What to expect: "They […]

Fishing Report – Jan. 17

This fishing report, provided by Bill Dunn and the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities. Northeast Cabresto Lake: The lake and campground closed […]

New Mexico fishing report: Jan. 17, 2013

This fishing report, provided by Bill Dunn and the Department of Game and Fish, has been generated from the best information available from area officers and anglers. Conditions encountered after the report is compiled may differ, as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities. Northeast Cabresto Lake: The lake and campground closed […]

My Turn – The word that took me down

Just as people remember forever where they were when they first heard news of a tragedy, so, too, do spellers remember forever the word that took them down. With the Roosevelt County Spelling Bee on the docket for Saturday at ENMU, I offer my own sad story. It was my seventh-grade year and I had […]

Late 3 caps Greyhound comeback

At the end of a tough night, with the game in the balance, Rodney Blackmon was determined to take the final shot. Blackmon, whose three 3-pointers helped Eastern New Mexico University start its comeback from a 15-point deficit with 15 minutes left, put the capper on the Greyhounds' rally with another trey from the left […]

Open auditions held

The sound of thuds, groans and sarcastic attitudes painted a picture of dry humor as Eastern New Mexico University students and staff engaged in a back and forth dialogue while reading from the script, "Will Someone Please Tell Me What's Going on Here?" An open audition was held for the radio drama Wednesday in ENMU's […]

TexAnns rally late to upend Zias

Ronnie Hearne was forced to do something he hadn't done in "five or six years" Wednesday night — employ a zone defense. Hearne's Tarleton State TexAnns were in serious trouble against Eastern New Mexico University, trailing by 10 points with 13 minutes left. At the under-12 minutes media timeout, Hearne said: "I told my assistant […]