PHS robotics team advances

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Alisa Boswell Three Portales High School seniors argued back and forth Thursday afternoon as they huddled over pieces of a robot in their teacher’s workshop, debating over how certain parts should be put together. Tim Varela, Russell Van Dam and Joseph Lundy are three of the 11 high school students, who recently won second place […]

Cannon basketball team advances to tournament final

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Courtesy photo The Cannon Air Force Base women’s varsity basketball team reached the championship game of the 14th annual Rangerette Tournament in December at Fort Sam Houston. Cannon lost to Fort Bliss in the final. Cannon beat Lackland and Tinker in the six-team tournament. Their next tournament appearance will be at the 17th annual MLK […]

Ag research on display at annual Field Day

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Argen Duncan Agriculture producers and others in the community can learn about regional agriculture issues, research and advances the New Mexico State University Agricultural Science Center at today’s annual field day in Clovis. The event is open to the public, and includes a tour of center research projects, lunch and a keynote speech by NMSU […]

American advances, 22-16

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Roosevelt County’s Ben Garcia slides in safety under the tag of Clovis American third baseman Jacob Sierra during Friday’s night 13-14 Little League game at Harris Field in Clovis. American defeated Roosevelt 22-16. The game was tied 16-16 in the fifth inning, but American broke the game open with a five-run sixth and added an […]