Floyd grad to compete in national pageant

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Freedom New Mexico One of eastern New Mexico’s own is heading to Las Vegas, Nev. to compete in the Mrs. United States Pageant, held July 22 and 23. Noel Hunt of Clovis won the title of Mrs. New Mexico and is hoping to at least make it into the top 10 for Mrs. United States. […]

Fire destroys dairy building

PNT Staff Report A Thursday afternoon fire destroyed a building used to store dry milk at Western Star Dairy near Floyd. No one was injured. Floyd Fire Department Lt. Steven Cain said Thursday night the 40-foot-by-40-foot shop was a total loss. According to Cain: • the cause of the fire was still under investigation. • […]

June 7 Floyd News

Monday • 8 a.m. to Noon Summer school. Continues through Thursday. • 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Boy’s basketball practice. • TBA, Girl’s basketball – District league at Floyd. • 6:30 p.m., Boy’s basketball at Portales. • 7 to 9 p.m., Regular school board meeting. Tuesday • 8 a.m. to Noon, summer school. • TBA, […]

Village of Floyd awaits stimulus funds for water plant

By Argen Duncan: PNT senior writer The Village of Floyd is waiting for promised federal stimulus money to find a contractor and start its water treatment plant. The plant is designed to remove fluoride and arsenic from the water. “We’re ready to go for bid as soon as the (stimulus) funds are secured,” said Village […]

Small schools prepare for graduation

By Argen Duncan: PNT senior writer This weekend promises flying caps, smiling graduates and proud parents as Roosevelt County small schools prepare for graduation. Floyd and Elida seniors graduate Saturday, and Dora commencement is Sunday. “It will be exciting just to have finished,” said Floyd valedictorian Jordan Terry. “I’m a little nervous about college, but […]

May 23, 1979

The Floyd FFA chapter held its annual banquet in the school gym rather than the cafeteria, where it had been held before.

Floyd menus

Monday: Breakfast — Cinnamon rolls, cereal, juice, and milk. Lunch — Spaghetti, roll, green beans, mixed fruit, milk, and salad bar for MS and HS. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast burrito, cereal, juice, and milk. Lunch — Chicken fajitas, tortilla, salad, rice, cherry cobbler, milk, salad bar for MS and HS. Wednesday: Breakfast — Banana nut […]

5-6 Floyd News

Today• First Round – State Baseball: location TBA• After school program Thursday• Junior Class – smoothie and Coke float sale• Kindergarten Field Trip• State Track Meet Friday• “No School Friday”• Seventh Grade Field Trip• Eighth Grade Field Trip• State Track Meet Saturday• State Track Meet Monday• 7 – 9 p.m. Regular School Board Meeting Tuesday […]

May 3 Floyd Menu

Monday: Breakfast — Quesadilla, cereal, juice and milk. Lunch — Steak fingers, gravy, green beans, roll, applesauce, milk and salad bar for MS and HS. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast burrito, cereal, juice and milk. Lunch — Chicken enchilada, refried beans, peaches, salad, milk and salad bar for MS and HS. Wednesday: Breakfast — Breakfast pizza, […]

April 29 Floyd News

Today • After school program • Elementary track meet, hosted by Dora at Floyd grades 4-6 • FCA coke float sale Thursday • 3 p.m., Junior varsity and varsity baseball, Melrose at Floyd • 6 p.m., Floyd Senior Citizen Center, pot luck and game night at Senior Center • Second and third grade field trips […]

Floyd Menu

Monday: Breakfast — Quesadilla, cereal, juice, and milk. Lunch — Poor man’s steak, green beans, roll, applesauce, milk, salad bar for MS and HS. Tuesday: Breakfast — Ham n’ cheese, hot pocket, cereal, juice, and milk. Lunch — Baked ham, mashed potatoes, cream gravy, peas, apricots, milk, salad bar MS and HS. Wednesday: Breakfast — […]

April 22 Floyd News

Today • After school program. Thursday • Pre-K Bake Sale • 2 p.m. — High school track. Fort Sumner at Floyd. • 6 p.m. — Floyd Senior Citizen Center. Pot luck and game night at Senior Center. Friday • 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. — Child Find (no preschool). • 3 p.m. — Junior varsity […]

April 19, 2009 Floyd menu

Monday: Breakfast — Sausage, biscuit, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch — Chicken and broccoli alfredo, garlic bread, salad, apricots, milk, salad bar for MS and HS. Tuesday: Breakfast — Scrambled eggs, toast, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch — Taquitos, salad, ranch-style beans, spiced cake, milk, salad bar for MS and HS. Wednesday: Breakfast — Pancakes, bacon, cereal, […]

April 15 Floyd News

Wednesday • 11 a.m., NMSBA Testing, grades 3-8 • No after school program Thursday • 11 a.m., NMSBA Testing, grades 3-8 • FCA bake sale • 6 p.m., Floyd Senior Citizen Center. Pot luck and game night at Senior Center. Friday • No school today Saturday • 8 a.m., High school track at Ft. Sumner […]

April 12, 2009 Floyd Menu

Monday: Breakfast — Cinnamon roll, cereal, juice, and milk. Lunch — Bean tostadas, salad, white cake with icing, milk, and salad bar for MS and HS. Tuesday: Breakfast — Toasted bagel, cereal, juice, and milk. Lunch — Fried chicken, mashed potatoes, cream gravy, peas, Jell-O, milk, salad bar for MS and HS. Wednesday: Breakfast — […]

April 1 Floyd News

Today• Students on spring break through Friday•

Community honors citizen of the year

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By Argen Duncan: PNT senior writer Lifelong Floyd resident, community servant, Christian and jack-of-all-trades Alvis Griffith has been named Floyd’s Citizen of the Year. The award was presented at Floyd’s 59th Annual Country Jamboree Saturday night. Griffith said he thanked his family and friends, as well the Floyd Lions Club. “I am greatly honored,” Griffith […]

March 18, 1947

The Mesa school district, which last operated in 1945 with one teacher, was officially consolidated with the Floyd district by the State Board of Education in Santa Fe. Fifteen students from the Mesa school would now be transported to Floyd. Until two years earlier, the grade school students stayed at Mesa while the high school […]

March 15, 2009 Floyd menu

Monday: Breakfast — French toast sticks, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch — Salisbury steak, sliced potatoes, roll, chocolate pudding, milk, salad bar for MS and HS. Tuesday: Breakfast — Breakfast burrito, cereal, juice, milk. Lunch — Spaghetti with meat sauce, green beans, roll, apple crisp, milk, salad bar for MS and HS. Wednesday: Breakfast — Breakfast […]

March 11, Floyd News

Thursday• Sophomore class bake sale• Potluck dinner