On the shelves — June 13

The following books are available for checkout at Clovis-Carver Public Library • “D-Day: The Battle for Normandy” by Antony Beevor was given in memory of James (Bud) Shipley. This exhaustively researched history covers the most famous invasion in military history from June 6, 1944 to the liberation of Paris on Aug. 25, describing not only […]

Base official: Affordable housing needed


By Kevin Wilson: Freedom New Mexico Cannon Air Force Base keeps growing. But Cannon officials have concerns about whether affordable housing can keep up. Personnel from the base met with community members and elected officials Tuesday afternoon at the Clovis-Carver Library to talk about the population increase for Cannon — at least 1,500 over the […]

Missing PHS track girls are safe

By William P. Thompson: PNT staff writer A high school track meet at Hobbs was canceled Tuesday after two Portales female track athletes were reported missing. The two athletes left with friends and returned to the meet about two hours later, according to Hobbs school and law enforcement officials. Portales Schools Superintendent Randy Fowler said […]