Rita Garcia of Portales announces the engagement and approaching marriage of her daughter, Mary Romano of Portales, to Randy Day of Portales. The couple plans a March 2009 wedding.
By Marlena Hartz : Freedom Newspapers With millions of tiny ink dots, some smaller than a speck of sand, Valerie Romano pays homage to mankind’s closest living relative — chimpanzees. The former Clovis Community College and Eastern New Mexico University instructor stumbled upon her greatest artistic inspiration late in life. She was 45 years old [...]