Monday morning briefing: Fire chat, a peach of a birthday and a big wedding

Good morning and welcome to the Freedom New Mexico Monday briefing. Fire chat Karen Burns of the Clovis Fire Department is the guest speaker Tuesday for the Curry County Republican Women. They meet 11:30 a.m. at Dakota’s Steakhouse. Information: Carolyn Shipley, 763-5315. Park meeting The Clovis Parks and Recreation Board meeting is 5:15 p.m. Tuesday […]

Portales students chat with N.Y. firefighter via Skype


By Kevin Wilson: Freedom New Mexico “Hi, my name is Lindsay,” the girl said looking at the monitor. The man on the monitor smiled and said, “Hi, my daughter’s name is Lindsay.” It wasn’t the first connection, nor the last. Scores of Lindsey Elementary students put a face with a name they’d known for months […]

Sheriff’s office: Man arrested after Internet chat

Freedom New Mexico The Curry County Sheriff’s office and Rio Rancho Police Department cooperated on the arrest of a 22-year-old Rio Rancho resident, according to a release from the sheriff’s office. Kenneth Gregory, 22, was arrested Wednesday and charged with three felony counts of child solicitation by electronic communication device. The investigation of Gregory began […]