Midwestern St. sweeps Zias

Freedom New Mexico Alysha Pritt collected 12 kills Saturday and Midwestern State led virtually all the way in a 25-15, 25-17, 25-20 Lone Star Conference volleyball victory over Eastern New Mexico University at Greyhound Arena. The Mustangs (22-7, 6-3 LSC) used strong front row play to maintain control, compiling 52 kills in the match against […]

July 27, 2008 Honors

Gilmore Wesley Gilmore, a recent graduate of Elida High School was among 45 New Mexico high school seniors selected as Robert C. Byrd Scholars for the 2008-2009 academic year, according to a news release from the New Mexico Public Education Department. The students receive $1,500 annual scholarships for up to four years toward university expenses […]

City councilors cover carports

By Karl Terry: PNT Managing Editor A discussion about the proliferation of cheap carports found its way into city council discussion Tuesday as members approved a variance at one Portales residence. “They’re everywhere,” Councilor Dianne Parker bemoaned. “On Friday there’s none and by Monday there are three more.” B.J. and Annetta Byrd, who live on […]