ENMU receives $2 million from the Allsup Family Charitable Foundation
PORTALES, N.M. (KFDA) - Eastern New Mexico University (ENMU) has received a $2 million donation from the Allsup Family Charitable Foundation. According to a press release, the donation is designated as the following: $418,200 will be used to fund early childhood development initiatives and $1,581,800 will be used to establish a new Allsup Family Endowment to benefit the education, health care, agriculture and business programs at ENMU.
Elida, February 22 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Dora High School basketball team will have a game with Elida High School on February 22, 2024, 18:45:00 CST.
Armendariz commits to ENMU
Artesia High School standout offensive lineman Enrique Armendariz signs his letter of intent Wednesday to continue his football career at Eastern New Mexico University, surrounded by his family at Bulldog Bowl. The senior anchor of the 2023 Class 4A State Champion Bulldogs’ O-line, Armendariz was a Red-Green All-Star and All-State First-Team selection and received the program’s Offensive Trench Award. Joining him at the signing table were, seated from left, sister Jasmine Armendariz, father Enrique Armendariz Sr., sister Adrianna Zarazua and brother Anthony Armendariz as extended family, standing, looked on proudly. (TJ and Jennifer Palma – For the Daily Press)
Here are the latest Bailey County Jail Records – Dec. 28 through Jan. 22
A 28-year-old Muleshoe woman was arrested and charged with two counts of assault causing bodily injury on Dec. 18. An 18-year-old Muleshoe man was arrested and charged with terroristic threat of a family/household member on Dec. 21. A 17-year-old Hereford man was arrested on Dec. 22 for aggravated assault with...
Today the gas price is close to $2.89 in Portales as of 2024-02-20. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
Sports Up-date around the County
Last Thursday, the Elida Tigers Girls Varsity basketball team showed off their talent in a game against the Lake Arthur Panthers. The Lady Tigers played exceptionally well, winning with a final score of 48-17. This victory brings the Lady Tigers overall season record to 11-10. Last Thursday, the Elida Tigers...
AGENDA ROOSEVELT COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2024 9:00 a.m. At the Discretion of the Commission Chair. For information only (No Action Can Be Taken). All public comments will follow the. 2024-02 Public Participation Resolution. 5. Elected Officials/Department Heads Reports:. Employee Anniversary Recognition – Lauren Bagwell/Commission. Clerk’s Office – Mandi Park.
Roosevelt County Announces Upgrades on South Roosevelt Road A Starting Feb 21
The Roosevelt County Road Department will start work on South Roosevelt Road A, from NM 202 for a mile south, on Feb. 21, 2024. This project is part of the County's 5-year Road Improvement Plan and the 2023 Transportation Project Fund Grant. The plan is to upgrade the road from dirt to caliche.
Local Teachers Triumph Over Students in Spirited Basketball Game at Freshman Pep Assembly
Freshman enjoyed a pep assembly this morning, featuring a basketball game between students and teachers. Students led for a long time, but in the end, teachers triumphed with a 40 to 35 score.Visit here for more details.
LCU Comeback Falls Short, Losing to ENMU 88-84 at Home
LUBBOCK, Texas - Five Chaparrals scored in double figures, but the Lubbock Christian University Men's Basketball team fell to Eastern New Mexico 88-84 at home Saturday. The Chaps (19-7, 14-4) were led by Najeeb Muhammad, who had 21 points. Ethan Duncan added 17 points, six assists and two steals and Kurt Wegscheider helped out with 14 points off the bench.
Lady Buffs take down rivals Eastern New Mexico, 70-62
CANYON, Texas (KFDA) - The West Texas A&M Lady Buffs defeated the Eastern New Mexico Greyhounds Thursday evening 70-62. The Lady Buffs have now won five out of their last six games. It was an all around effort from West Texas A&M as three players scored in double digits. Karley...
No. 1 WTAMU Buffs make it 21 in a row sweeping Eastern and Western New Mexico
And the beat goes on for the No. 1 ranked men’s basketball team in the Division II nation. West Texas A&M (24-1 overall, 18-0 in Lone Star Conference) continued its grip on the top spot in the nation along with keeping alive a hefty winning streak at 21 having no problem at home beating up on the two Land of Enchantment teams in the Lone Star Conference.
The campus will be closed on Monday, February 19th, in observation of President’s Day. Classes will resume on Tuesday, the 20th.
Former ENMU Greyhound elected to N.M. Hall of Fame
Eastern New Mexico University announced that Former ENMU Greyhound Basketball player Larry Hays has been selected for the 2023 New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame. Hays is the first former Greyhound athlete inducted into the New Mexico Sports Hall of Fame.
Savoring Portales: Top 3 Cafes You Simply Can't Miss
In this article, we're exploring three charming cafes in Portales. Have you had the chance to visit any of these spots yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below!
Ruben on the Road: Portales brewery going strong for over a decade
ROOSEVELT COUNTY, N.M. (KFDA) - Ruben makes his way back to Portales where he visits a local brewery that’s been going strong for over a decade. “We’re Roosevelt Brewing Company in public house because we’re located in Roosevelt County, New Mexico. And the service that we offer to the community is, you know, like the pubs of antiquity. It’s a public house,” said Justin Cole, brew master at Roosevelt Brewing Company.
Chaps Host Eastern New Mexico on Homecoming Weekend
LUBBOCK, Texas – The Lubbock Christian University Men's Basketball team hosts Eastern New Mexico on Saturday afternoon. RV Lubbock Christian (19-6, 14-3) vs Eastern New Mexico (14-9, 10-7) Saturday February 17, 2024 – 3:00 p.m. Lubbock, Texas – Rip Griffin Center. The Series. Saturday will be the...
Shooting Success on Senior Day, as Lady Chaps Cruise Past ENMU
LUBBOCK, Texas (February 17, 2024) – Lubbock Christian University shot 54.5% percent from three-point range and received 24 points from Grace Foster on the way to a 66-45 victory against Eastern New Mexico in a Lone Star Conference West Division contest and Senior Day inside Rip Griffin Center. Foster...
ENMU closed Monday for holiday
The ENMU Portales campus will be closed on Monday, February 19th, in observation of President’s Day. Classes will resume on Tuesday, the 20th.
Roosevelt County Announces Two-Hour Delay for Non-Essential Staff and Portales Public Schools on Feb. 12 Due to Expected Snowfall
Roosevelt County has declared a two-hour delay for all non-essential staff on Monday, Feb. 12, due to anticipated snow and icy roads. This delay matches the schedule of Portales Public Schools. The county's administrative offices will open at 10:00 a.m.