Tuesday school closings, delays

Closures and delays this morning around eastern New Mexico and west Texas:

Wednesday weather closures

Area agencies and institutions being impacted by the cold weather have begun announcing early closures for Wednesday and hours for Thursday. • Eastern New Mexico University will conclude classes at 1 p.m. Wednesday and will close the campus at 5 p.m. The campus will reopen at 10 a.m. Thursday with classes resuming at 11 a.m. […]

Road closures scheduled

Roosevelt County Road Department has scheduled street closures: • Today and Thursday on Spruce Street between U.S. 70 and North Main Street closed for chip sealing. • Next week, Monday through Thursday, east side of Roosevelt Road 6 and Kilgore Avenue closed to pour concrete; and Roosevelt roads 8, R 1/2 and S closed for […]

Grain company requesting road closures

The Portales City Council met Tuesday at Portales City Hall. The council: • Tabled a request for street closure by J.D. Heiskell and Company until a public information forum can be held. The grain company has requested the closures of streets and sections located around the company. Those are Commercial Street from East Main Street […]

Despite holiday, schools still in session


By Thomas Garcia: Freedom New Mexico Two schools in eastern New Mexico will be holding classes on Presidents Day to make up for snow day closures. Logan and Portales’ schools will be in session Monday despite having extra days built into their calendar. Officials at both schools say it is because the extra days are […]

June 26 Cannon Community

Med Group closures — The 27th Special Operations Medical Group, to include the pharmacy and all ancillary services, will close on the following dates and times: • Thursday at noon for Air Force Special Operations Command Safety Day • July 3, all day, for July 4 observance • July 6 at noon for Wing Readiness […]

President's Day holiday closures

President’s Day holiday closures: • The Commissary will Monday and Tuesday for the holiday. • The 27th SOW Tax office will close Monday for the holiday. Walk in hours on Tuesday are 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. The office will close at noon for an office function. Walk-ins for Thursday will be 11 a.m. to […]

Veterans Day closures, events

The following will be closed for Veterans Day: Clovis • City offices • County offices • Federal office • Clovis-Carver Library • Bank of Clovis • American Heritage Bank • Western Bank • Clovis National Bank • The Citizens Bank of Clovis • New Mexico Bank & Trust • Wells Fargo • First Community Bank […]

July 4 closures

The following offices will be closed in Roosevelt County and Portales for the holiday until Monday: District Court District Attorney’s Office Magistrate Court Post Office County Clerk City Hall County Manager New Mexico Bank and Trust The Portales National Bank First Financial Credit Union Western Bank Wells Fargo

President, Congress likely to accept BRAC list

By Liz Sidoti: The Associated Press WASHINGTON — The military base closings that the Pentagon and a commission have recommended are likely to be approved by President Bush and Congress, leaving communities around the country with little hope that targeted facilities will be spared. Bush is now focused on the hurricane-ravaged Gulf Coast rather than […]