Thursday morning briefing: Local culture and following the sheriff

Good morning and welcome to Freedom New Mexico’s Thursday briefing.

A little culture

Albuquerque Youth Symphony performs 7 p.m. Friday at Marshall Auditorium.

Open to the public and you can’t beat the price… it’s free.

Web site of the day

Follow the Roosevelt County Sheriff’s Office on Twitter.

Today in history
Theologian, musician, philosopher and Nobel Prize-winning physician Albert Schweitzer was born on this day in 1875 in Upper-Alsace, Germany (now Haut-Rhin, France).

Schweitzer studied theology and philosophy at the universities of Strasbourg, Paris and Berlin. After working as a pastor, he entered medical school in 1905 with the dream of becoming a missionary in Africa.

The rest of the story:

Sports on TV

TNT has a NBA doubleheader starting at 6 p.m.

Chicago at Boston followed by Cleveland at Utah.


Today — Grab an umbrella. Partly cloudy with isolated rain showers. Highs in the mid 40s to lower 50s.

Tonight — Stay in. Isolated rain showers…then isolated snow showers after midnight. Lows in the mid 20s to lower 30s.