MIX LOCAL NEWS

It's our goal to keep you informed on news and events that are happening on the High Plains.  If you have a news tip, please contact us.  Here are the latest local headlines.  Click a headline for the full story.

Scams Against Xcel Energy Customers on the Rise- 10/29 4PM


Xcel Energy announced that reports of scams against their customers are on the rise once again. After having 75 reports of scams in May, the numbers fell off through the rest...

CAFB Prepares for CFC- 10/29 4PM


Cannon Air Force Base is gearing up for this year’s Combined Federal Campaign. Each year, federal civilian, military and postal employees contribute toward the campaign...

Governor Orders Flags to Half-Staff- 10/29 4PM


Governor Susana Martinez ordered state flags to be flown at half-staff tomorrow in honor of a Rio Rancho police officer that lost his life over the weekend...

Senate Race Tightens- 10/29 4PM


With Election Day approaching, the New Mexico Senate race between Tom Udall and challenger Allen Weh is closing. In what had been considered an easy win for Udall...

Clovis Resident Arrested on Seventh DWI - 10/29 8AM


A Clovis woman was arrested Sunday night on her seventh DWI charge following a hit and run accident. The Clovis News Journal reports that Maria S. Najera, 39, was arrested ....

Habitat Seeking Partner Family - 10/29 8AM


Habitat for Humanity of Roosevelt and Curry Counties is currently accepting applications for their next partner family. Interested applicants must be able to meet the three main ....

CCC Announces Change to Spring Class Schedule- 10/28 4PM


Clovis Community College announced that they will be implementing some changes in class scheduling for the spring semester that will begin in January. The college announced...

Chamber Hosting NMACD Conference- 10/28 4PM


The Clovis/Curry County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting the 2014 New Mexico Association of Conservation District Conference next week, Tuesday through Thursday...

US Attorney Announces Appointment for Election Oversight- 10/28 4PM


The US Attorney’s office announced earlier today that their staff will lead the efforts in connection with the Justice Department’s nationwide Election Day program...

New Portales MainStreet Director Meeting with Public Thursday- 10/28 4PM


Jan Elliott, the new executive director of Portales Main Street and promotions director for the Roosevelt County Chamber will meet with local residents at the Portales Public Library...

Food Bank Hires New Director - 10/28 8AM


Dianna Hernandez has been hired to serve as the Executive Director for the Food Bank of Eastern New Mexico. The decision to hire Hernandez was made at a recent.....

Little Miss Merry Christmas Contest Open - 10/28 8AM


The deadline to enter the 2014 Little Miss Merry Contest is fast approaching. This annual contest is open to girls, ages 5-10, and fundraises for the white Christmas light....

Students Selected for All-State Choir - 10/28 8AM


Twenty-four choir students from Clovis High School and the Clovis High School Freshman Academy have been selected, by audition, for the 2015 New Mexico Music...

NM Counties Eligible for SBA Loans - 09/16 8AM


Small non-farm businesses in 17 New Mexico counties are eligible to apply for an SBA federal disaster loan for economic injury. These loans are to offset economic ....

Co-Op Performing Maintenance Work


The Roosevelt County Water Coop will be shutting off the water to its customers today from approx 10AM to 11AM for some maintenance work. ....

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against County - 10/02 8AM


 
A Federal lawsuit filed by former Curry County Detention Administrator Gerry Billy has been dismissed. Billy’s contract was terminated on January 8, 2013 by the Curry County ....